College Community Schools helps to provide a happy holiday for those less fortunate by having a toy collection box at each of our elementary, middle, intermediate and high school, transportation building, district office and early childhood center from Monday, October 28 through Thursday, December 5. Click on link below for more details.
On Thursday, November 14, the Prairie High School Jazz Bands will present their Fall Concert at 7:00 PM in the Concert Hall at Prairie High School. This concert will be the first performance of the twenty-one member Jazz I and the twenty-four member Jazz II during the 2019-2020 school year. The concert will feature guest vocalist Eddie Piccard. This year, Eddie will be recording and performing with Jazz I as a part of KCCK’s Corridor Jazz Project. Click on the flyer below for more details.
Project SafeCRCA presents a Project SAFE Town Hall: Mental Health Suicide Awareness and Prevention. A town hall style community conversation will be held in Cedar Rapids on Monday, November 18, 2019, from 6:30-8:00PM. Panel discussion and the resource table to open at 5:00pm, in the Cedar Rapids District Office 2500 Edgewood Rd NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405. A panel of local experts will be on hand to answer specific questions and concerns from the audience. Guest speaker will be Matt VandeBerg, former University of Iowa football wide receiver. Click on the flyer below for more details.
The Prairie Boys Basketball Association (PBBA) is offering a recreational basketball league for BOYS and GIRLS in grades 2nd-6th. Registration is now open and will close November 15. Click on the link below for more information including registration.
Just a reminder that our Early Childhood Center Open House is tonight from 6-7:30 pm. Celebrate with our community the completion of our new ECC and check out the wonderful spaces for our youngest learners. Click on the flyer for details.
Congratulations to the Ely Public Library who received the Center for the Book Literacy Award. Join them for their award ceremony on October 25. Click on the link below for more details.
HACAP Food Reservoir is sponsoring a Pop-Up Pantry on October 23. Fresh produce and dry goods. Click on the link below for more information.
The Cedar Rapids Metro YMCA has competitive swim team opportunities for students in grades 1-12. The winter season is designed for kids that are ready to get involved in competitive swimming. Click on the link below for more details.
Prairie Volleyball Club is having tryouts for girls in 5th-8th grade. Tryouts will be held at Prairie High School. Click on the link below for more information on tryout dates and registration information.