Category Archives: Prairie Creek

Kites for Kids Festival

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month.  In recognition of the prevention efforts of local organizations, the City of North Liberty and Community Partnerships for Protecting Children are holding their annual North Liberty Kites for Kids Festival on Saturday, April 13 from noon to 2:00 PM.  This free family event encourages play between children and their families, with free kites and treats… supplied via donations from local businesses.  Click on the flyer below for more information.

2019 Kites For Kids

STEM Family Free Night

Collins Aerospace is sponsoring a STEM Family Free Night at The Iowa Children’s Museum in Coralville from 5-8 pm the last Friday of every month. Help solve a unique STEM Challenge in the STEM Studio focused on STEM problem-based learning. Click on the link below for more information.

STEM Family Free Night

2019 Ely Youth Sports Leagues

Ely Parks and Recreation is offering Spring Soccer and Summer Baseball opportunities for boys and girls from 4 year olds to 8th grade. These programs are open to all participants and is not restricted to only Ely residents.  Click on the flyer below for more information.

2019 Ely Youth Sport Leagues

ExploreU@MMU ’19

ExploreU is an annual one week STEM summer program for middle school girls completing 6th, 7th and 8th grade. The program is designed to help young girls learn math and computer science skills while having fun. During the program, students use Scratch software to analyze patterns and learn the fundamentals of programming. Participants learn about Geometer SketchPad, prime numbers, Fibonacci Sequence, Fractals and Cryptography. ExploreU engages students, opens their eyes to math and science in the world around them, teaches both ideas and skills, and ignites their interest in learning. Click on the flyer below for more information.

ExploreU@MMU 2019

Courage League Adaptive Sports and Recreation

New to the Corridor, Courage League Sports is excited to bring adapted play to eastern Iowa. Register your 5-15 year old special needs child for an upcoming session this spring.  Click on the flyer below for details.

Courage League Sports Session

CRPD 2019 Youth Academy

The Cedar Rapids Police Department is sponsoring a Youth Academy for students entering K-1st, 2nd-4th, and 5th-8th grade.The academy will be held at the Cedar Rapids Police Department. Topics include Uniforms, K-9 Unit, Uniforms, Special Response Team, Crime Scene Unit and more. Click on the flyer below for more details.

2019 CRPD Youth Academy