Discover ways young children learn through play, effective discipline they can understand, ways to prepare for school success, and much more!
This family learning group is free to any family with young children 0-5 years in Linn County. We will use a variety of formats and activities to teach about topics including understanding child development, communicating with your children, and encouraging positive parent-child relationships. There will be activities, gifts, and surprises every week!
Parents and caregivers and children will meet in a small-group setting with our expert facilitators at the Downtown Library. This session is completely free and includes a family meal or snack, childcare, and program materials. In addition, transportation assistance and interpretation services are available upon request.
|Mon, Mar 20||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Tue, Mar 21||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Wed, Mar 22||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Thu, Mar 23||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Fri, Mar 24||9:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sat, Mar 25||9:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sun, Mar 26||1:00PM to 5:00PM|
The Downtown Library is located at 450 5th Avenue SE, in the heart of Downtown Cedar Rapids. It is a 94,000 square foot building with a variety of civic spaces and a vibrant collection of library materials. Special features of this location are the Whipple Auditorium, a 200 seat auditorium overlooking Greene Square; and the LivingLearning Roof, a green roof with public seating and space to hold special events. Roasters Café is located in the Downtown Library, providing a full service coffee shop for visitors, as well as catering for meetings and special events.