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Support reuse efforts at Craft your Environment craft fair

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 10:00am
East Side Recycling Center
In 14 hours 19 min

Celebrate Earth Day and support local reuse efforts during the 4th annual Craft your Environment fair. 

Join local artists and crafters on Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the East Side Recycling Center, 2401 Scott Blvd, SE, Iowa City. 

This reuse-themed craft fair will showcase creations made from recycled/reclaimed/reused materials.In addition to supporting creative reuse, the fair will offer local food and free, interactive activities and information from area environmental groups. 

Iowa River Clean Up

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
In 16 hours 19 min

Volunteers are needed on Sunday, April 23, 2017 from noon to 3 p.m. along the Iowa River north of the McCollister Bridge to help remove trash, invasive species and woody debris. 


Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
Park Lodge at Terry Trueblood Recreation Area
In 17 hours 19 min

Don't miss STEAM Fest on Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 1-4 p.m. at the Terry Trueblood ReSTEAM Fest creation Area Lodge Park Lodge, 579 McCollister Blvd. Children and adults of all ages are invited to experience hands-on educational activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math, led by local community groups.

Sunday Fun Day: Pop Bottle Piggy Banks

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
In 18 hours 19 min

This week is Money Smart Week, so we will be creating upcycled piggy banks for that extra motivation to save your pennies! All supplies are provided, so come ready to create, then save!

Sunday Fun Day activities are for the entire family to enjoy together.

DNA Day: Festival of Genetics

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:30pm
Iowa City Public Library
In 2 days 17 hours

Students from the Personal Genome Learning Center in the University of Iowa Department of Biology will give demonstrations of genetics principles and provide assistance with interpreting and using DNA test results from genetics testing companies such as 23andMe, AncestryDNA.