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Lunch Around the Town

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 11:00am
Iowa City Senior Center
1 year 2 weeks ago

Fee: Free bus fare; pay for your own meal.
Registration required.
Membership Not Required
Fridays, 5/17, 6/21, 7/19, 8/16
Meet in the Senior Center lobby
Guide: Kelly Schneider
Join the Johnson County Mobility
Coordinator, Kelly Schneider, this summer
for a series of community outings using the
area’s finest mode of transportation--the bus!
One Friday each month we will meet in the
Senior Center lobby, walk to the bus stop,
and catch a ride to various restaurants in the

Farmers Market

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 7:30am
Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp
1 year 2 weeks ago

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.

Skin Cancer Screening

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 10:00am
Iowa City Senior Center
1 year 2 weeks ago

Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Saturday, 5/18
10 AM - 12 PM, check in at room 202
Providers: UI Dermatology
According to the National Cancer Institute,
the main risk factor for skin cancer is
exposure to sunlight (UV radiation), but
there are also other risk factors. Limit
your time in the sun and stay away from
sunlamps and tanning booths. At this free
skin cancer screening, sponsored by the
American Academy of Dermatology and UI
Dermatology, sun-exposed skin areas will

Eco Book Discussion: Kiss the Ground

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 10:30am
Iowa City Public Library
1 year 2 weeks ago

Are you interested in how the soil and climate change are connected? Or how eating and farming a certain way is healthier for us, the ground, and can help reverse climate change?

Join Green Iowa AmeriCorps and the Iowa City Public Libray in this Eco Book Discussion on Josh Tickell's "Kiss the Ground". Read the book prior to the discussion to enjoy and engage in conversation about "Kiss the Ground".

English Country Dance

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 7:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
1 year 2 weeks ago

Fee: Sliding scale $3-$6; pay what you can at
the door. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Saturdays, 5/18, 7/20, 8/17
7 - 10 PM in the Assembly Room
Come to the English Country Dance and
enjoy moving in smooth figures to gorgeous
live music. Everyone who wants to dance is
guaranteed a partner. Each dance is taught,
and all ages are encouraged to participate. The
dance form dates back to the 16th century.
It appears in some movies portraying Queen
Elizabeth I, as well as in film adaptations of

Art in the Afternoon

Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 1:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
1 year 2 weeks ago

Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Sundays, 5/19, 6/9, 7/21
1 - 2:30 PM in the Assembly Room
Organizer: The ArtiFactory
Since February of 2016, Art in the Afternoon
has been a monthly showcase for Iowa City
area artists to present their artwork and
display their skills. These programs are free
and open to the public. This summer we will
add to the growing list with four remarkable
5/19: Emily Jalinsky
Addressing the state of mind in which