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Summer Shorts (offsite program)
July 19, 2021 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until July 26, 2021
The Iowa Children’s Museum is heading outside and coming to a park near you! Join us each Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday as we provide hands-on fun in nearby outdoor spaces. Summer Shorts provides a few short hours of fun and inspires you to PLAY all summer long. Each week, we will bring activities to the park based on a certain theme. Not just for kids, this series will make the whole family smile!
This is a free event. We want everyone to come play!
Mondays in Coralville (9:30-11:30 am)
6/21 – Central Park in Coralville
6/28 – Central Park in Coralville
7/5 – Central Park in Coralville
7/12 – Central Park in Coralville
7/19 – Central Park in Coralville
7/26 – Central Park in Coralville
Tuesdays in Iowa City (6:30-8 pm) – In conjunction with Iowa City Rec N’ Roll Events
6/22 – Mercer Park
6/29 – Hickory Hill South Park
7/6 – Willow Creek Park
7/13 – Fairmeadows Park
7/20 – Happy Hollow
7/27 – Kiwanis Park
Thursdays in Cedar Rapids (1:30-3:30 PM) – In conjunction with Rollin’ Recmobile events
6/24 – Green Square Park
7/1 – Green Square Park
7/8 – Green Square Park
7/15 – Green Square Park
7/22 – Green Square Park
7/29 – Green Square Park
We are excited to also provide activities for families who participate in the North Liberty Summer Lunch Program on Wednesdays!
With a new theme and activities each week, we hope you will join us throughout the summer for some outdoor fun and games.
6/21-6/24: Cardboard Creation
6/28-7/1: Outdoor Detective
7/5-7/8: Moves & Music
7/12-7/15: Science of Sports
7/19-7/22: Engineering Escapades
7/26-7/29: Let’s Make a Mess
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