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Farmers Market

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 5:00pm
Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp
In 11 hours 48 min

Grab your baskets, bags and boxes and make your way to the Iowa City Farmers Market to load up on local handcrafted, homemade and homegrown goods and produce. As in years past, Iowa City's Farmers Markets will be held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at Chauncey Swan Ramp, 405 E. Washington Street. This year, due to construction on the Chauncey building, Market Music and seating will be available to the east of the ramp and near City Hall.

Farmers Market

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 7:30am
Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp
In 3 days 2 hours

Grab your baskets, bags and boxes and make your way to the Iowa City Farmers Market to load up on local handcrafted, homemade and homegrown goods and produce. As in years past, Iowa City's Farmers Markets will be held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at Chauncey Swan Ramp, 405 E. Washington Street. This year, due to construction on the Chauncey building, Market Music and seating will be available to the east of the ramp and near City Hall.

36th annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 7:15am
Hilton Garden Inn
In 1 week 2 hours

The awards will be presented at the annual awards breakfast beginning at 7:15 a.m. (the program runs from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.) on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, at the Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown University.

Breakfast tickets are available online now at the early bird rate of $20 per ticket and go up to $25 per ticket on October 14. All tickets must be purchased by October 18. No tickets are sold at the door.

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36th Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 7:15am
Hilton Garden Inn
In 1 week 2 hours

The Iowa City Human Rights Commission will honor the following individuals and organizations during its 36th Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast later this month:

Jesse Case: The Isabel Turner Award for working for the rights of individuals to get fair treatment.

Elizabeth Bernal: The Rick Graf Award for long-term commitment to a specific cause for the benefit of a specific group of persons.

Angie Jordan (South District Neighborhood Association): The Linda Severson Award for contributions to human rights by an individual in a service organization.

Farmers Market

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 5:00pm
Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp
In 1 week 11 hours

Grab your baskets, bags and boxes and make your way to the Iowa City Farmers Market to load up on local handcrafted, homemade and homegrown goods and produce. As in years past, Iowa City's Farmers Markets will be held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at Chauncey Swan Ramp, 405 E. Washington Street. This year, due to construction on the Chauncey building, Market Music and seating will be available to the east of the ramp and near City Hall.

Trick-Or-Treat Night in Iowa City

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 5:30pm
Neighborhoods
In 2 weeks 1 day

Trick-or-treat!

It's almost Halloween once again, so get the costumes in order and get those buckets ready for some serious candy. Soon, kids will set-off for Halloween fun in neighborhoods throughout the City of Iowa City.

To ensure there are only intentional scares, and everything goes smoothly during Trick-Or-Treat Night (5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019), here are some important Halloween safety tips!

1. Costumes should be safe for walking.
2. Wear sturdy shoes.
3. Be visible; carry a flashlight or wear something lighted.

Save the date: Interested in applying for the Social Justice and Racial Equity Grant for fiscal year 2020?

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
Emma Harvat Hall, City Hall
In 3 weeks 5 days

Attend one of two informational sessions to learn more about the grant program and how to apply.

This event will provide an opportunity to learn about the purpose, process, and timeline for the grant. Participants will also receive useful tips on filling out the application. A question and answer session will follow. Attendance is not required to apply for the grant but is strongly encouraged. 

Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 
Noon to 1:15 p.m. or 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. 
City Hall, 410 E. Washington St., Emma Harvat Hall