Make this adorable book nook at this two-part crafting event. Learn how the Library's Glowforge works and make a cafe with working lights thanks to resident maker Mandy Denny. Registration required.
Registration for both events are required for participation.
Thursday, April 6
Participants will learn how the Glowforge works and will paint and piece together their Cafe Book Nooks
Thursday, April 13
Mandy Denny, a resident dollhouse refurbisher, will show patrons how to light their cafes to display on their bookshelves
|Mon, May 29||Closed|
|Tue, May 30||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Wed, May 31||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Thu, Jun 01||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Fri, Jun 02||9:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sat, Jun 03||9:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sun, Jun 04||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.