Category Archives: Prairie Edge

An Evening with Mandy Harvey with No Barriers USA

As seen on America’s Got Talent!  Local businesses are sponsoring an Evening with Mandy Harvey with No Barriers USA. No Barriers USA was founded by Erik Weihenmayer, the first blind person to summit Mount Everest. The organization helps youth, individuals with disabilities and veterans with disabilities to overcome the obstacles that they face and live a life of purpose.

Many Harvey will be performing on Sunday, April 22 at the Antioch Christian Church in Marion. Click on the flyer below for more information including tickets. You can also visit www.mandyharveycr.com with No Barriers USA.

An Evening with Mandy Harvey

Prairie Summer Football Camps

The Prairie Football program is offering the following three football camps this summer:

  • Little Hawks Youth Football Camp for grades 2nd – 6th
  • Junior High Football Camp for 7th and 8th graders
  • High School Camps for grades 9-12

Click on the flyers below for more information including registration.

Prairie Little Hawks Youth Football Camp

Prairie Junior High Football Camp

Prairie High School Football Camp

YMCA Swim Team

The YMCA has competitive swim team opportunities for kids of all ages and abilities. The year-round YMCA Competitive Swim Team offers quality instruction and appropriate levels of competition. Click on the flyer below for more information about the program.

YMCA Swim Team

Money Smart Week Student Night

Local banks as part of a nationwide program thru the Federal Reserve are hosting a Money Smart Week Student Night on Monday, April 23 at the Cedar Rapids Library for students in 1st-6th grade.  Click on the flyer below for more details about the FREE event.

Money Smart Week Student Night 2018

College Community Night at the Kernels May 17

Join us on Thursday, May 17th for College Community Night at the Kernels! Enjoy a night of family fun at the Kernels and fill the stands with orange and black! Click on the flyer below for more details including ticket information.

College Community Night at the Kernels

Kites for Kids Festival

The Johnson County Community Partnerships for Protecting Children is sponsoring a Kites for Kids Festival on Saturday, April 21 in North Liberty for kids Pre-K – 9th grade. Click on the flyer below for more information about this event.

2018 Kites For Kids

Summer Fun at Harvest Christian Daycare

The Harvest Christian Daycare and Learning Center has their Summer Fun program for children ages K-5th grade.  Summer Fun is a stimulating, enriching and fun experience that offers field trips, career days, library outings, swimming, art and much more. Click on the flyer below for details.

Harvest Christian Daycare Summer Fun

Proactive Coaching

The Prairie Booster Club is sponsoring Rob Miller, a nationally renowned speaker with Proactive Coaching on June 20 and June 21. There will be sessions for each specific audience such as:  Youth K-6 & 7-12 Coaches, Student Athletes, and Parents. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to help build a championship community.  Click on the flyer below for more information.

Proactive Coaching – Coaches – Parents – Athletes

Project SAFE Community Conversation Town Hall Meeting at Prairie High School

Project SAFE CRCA to host a community conversation Town Hall Meeting at Prairie High School on April 20 from 6:30 pm –  8:00 pm.  The event will focus on local mental health services, suicide awareness and education/prevention.  A panel discussion along with resources will be available.  Click on the flyer below for more information.

Project Safe to Host Event Town Hall Meeting at Prairie High School – Focus on Mental Health and Suicide Awareness