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Thursday, November 10, 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:

  • Veterans Day (November 11)
  • Family Storytime (November 12)
  • Family Night at the Library (November 14)
  • Senior Potluck (November 21)
  • Meetings: Board of Adjustment (November 21), City Council (November 22)

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City Hall

What's Open, What's Closed on Veterans Day

Free bus rides for veterans

Friday, November 11

In honor of Veterans Day, City offices and the Library will be closed on November 11.

Coralville Transit will run normal routes and schedules. On November 11, veterans can ride Coralville Transit for free, and eligible veterans can ride ADA paratransit service for free; veterans should show a military ID when boarding the bus. Learn more

Legislative Open House

Annual Legislative Open House

Tuesday, November 22 | 4:00-6:00 pm 

Legislators will be at City Hall to share their views on the upcoming sessions and answer questions. This event is open to the public. Please join us!  Learn more

Fall leaves

Are Your Leaves Falling?

Pick up biodegradable yard waste bags for $1 each at Coralville Hy-Vee, Lowe’s, Theisen’s, and City Hall. Annual yard waste stickers can be purchased for $25 at City Hall. Or, skip raking and mulch or compost leaves to feed your lawn or garden naturally! Yard waste collection runs through November 30 or the first snowfall, whichever comes first. Learn more

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Make a Difference in Coralville

Seven City commissions accepting applications

Engaging in local government is one way to impact the community in which you live. Applications for positions on the Board of Adjustment, Broadband Telecommunications Commission, Arts Commission, Civil Service Commission, Library Board of Trustees, Parks and Recreation Commission, and Planning and Zoning Commission are being accepted through 5:00 pm on November 23. Learn more

Coralville Center for the Performing Arts

On Stage at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts

Orchestra Iowa Masterworks: A Night in Prague

Friday, November 11 | 7:30 pm

In a nod to the Czech history abounding in eastern Iowa, this offers a musical exploration of a heritage deeply embedded within our communities.

Sweets with Santa

Friday, November 25 | 10:30 am, 1:00 pm, & 3:00 pm

Decorate your own holiday cookie and have your photo taken with Santa amidst fanciful trees and wreaths. Held at Brown Deer Golf Club.

Festival of Trees

Saturday, November 26 | 6:30 pm

Kick off the holiday season with food, fun, festive performances, and holiday decor. This supports many programs of the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Held at Brown Deer Golf Club.
Learn more

Coralville Public Library

What's Happening at the Library

Family Night at the Library

Monday, November 14 | 6:30 pm

Paint pottery at the Library with special guests from Fired Up Iowa City, Inc. Preregistration required. Learn more

Novel Conversations: Robinson Crusoe

Thursday, November 17 | 7:00 pm

In this classic Defoe novel, a young man stranded at sea must learn to survive in spite of the odds. Learn more

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