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Thursday, May 26, 2016

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Upcoming Events

Check out the upcoming events, meetings, activities, and performances at the City of Coralville. Highlights for the next two weeks include:

  • Holiday trash schedule (May 30-June 3)
  • Meetings: Planning and Zoning Commission (June 1), Library Board of Trustees (June 8)
  • Satellite Voting at the Library (June 4)
  • Farmers’ Market (June 6)
  • Primary Election (June 7)
  • Junior Golf Clinic (June 7-9)

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Activities in the park

Celebrate Summer with Free Events!

Sounds of Summer

Thursday, May 26 | 6:30-8:00 pm

Kick up your heels to live music from The Dandelion Stompers! Sounds of Summer brings games, activities, and music to S.T. Morrison Park. Learn more

Luminarias in the Park

Friday, June 3 | 7:00-9:00 pm

Decorate luminaria bags in S.T. Morrison Park! We'll light luminarias after dark and enjoy the twinkling lights during Big Hero 6 (see below). Learn more

Movie Night at the Aquatic Center

Friday, June 3 | 9:00 pm

Stake a spot on the hillside to watch Big Hero 6 (PG) under the stars with free popcorn; there is no swimming during the movie. Learn more

Farmers’ Market Music

Monday, June 6 | 5:00-7:00 pm

Enjoy music by Nick Stika while shopping the local vendors at the Farmers’ Market! Learn more

Coralville Community Aquatic Center

Make a Splash!

Aquatic Center opens on May 28

Grab a towel, put on a swimsuit, and spread on sunscreen: the Coralville Community Aquatic Center is scheduled to open for the season on Saturday, May 28. Learn more

Flags in Oak Hill Cemetery

Memorial Day Holiday Schedule

Monday, May 30

City offices, the Library, Coralville Transit, and the Farmers’ Market will be closed, but the Recreation Center and Indoor Pool will be open from noon to 5:00 pm. The holiday trash schedule will be in effect, so put out your trash and recycling one day later than usual May 30 through June 3. Learn more

Coralville 4thFest

Last Call: 4thFest Parade & Vendor Applications

March in the parade

Entries are being accepted until June 1 for Coralville's 4thFest parade, the area's largest 4th of July parade. March on! Learn more

Be a vendor

The deadline is quickly approaching to be a vendor at 4thFest in S.T. Morrison Park. Be part of Coralville's annual 4th of July celebration! Learn more

CCPA stageview

On Stage at the Center for the Performing Arts

Where in the World?

June 2-5

From beginning students to award-winning performers, Nolte Academy presents a whirl-wind tour of the world in their 16th annual dance recital.

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra

Thursday, June 9

Supported by Hills Bank and Trust Company. With its unique jazz sound, the World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered one of the greatest bands of all time. Learn more

Library exterior

What’s Happening at the Library

Summer reading programs for all ages

Register for the Library's summer reading programs, full of events and at-home participation! Learn more

Teen Screenz Movie

Tuesday, May 31 | 6:30 pm

Teens, bring your friends and sing along to the upbeat High School Musical. We’ll pop the popcorn! Learn more

It’s a Mystery: Claire de Witt and the City of the Dead by Sara Gran

Wednesday, June 8 | 10:00 am

Using her smarts, her dreams, the writings of an esoteric French detective, and the I Ching, Claire sets out to solve what happened to a local prosecutor. Learn more

LitFlicks: The Adventures of Robin Hood

Wednesday, June 8 | 6:00 pm

Recount the life and adventures of an outlaw dedicated to the fight against tyranny. This 1938 film stars Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland. Learn more

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