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Kid's Eco Movie Series

Monday, January 28, 2019 - 4:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
In 6 days 19 hours

Check out the Kid's Eco Movie Series on Mondays from 4-6 p.m. at the Iowa City Public Library - Meeting Room A.
Every Monday, we'll show a different kid-friendly movie focused on the environment. 

Movies in January include:
Jan. 7 - Schoolhouse Rock: Earth
Jan. 14 - The Lorax
Jan. 21 - Wall-E
Jan. 28 - Hoot

No fee to participate. All ages welcome. 

These events are presented by Green Iowa AmeriCorps in collaboration with The Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department and the Iowa City Public Library.

Freeze Fest

Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 1:00pm
Terry Trueblood Recreation Area
In 2 weeks 5 days

Don't miss the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department's Annual Freeze Fest! Freeze Fest is an outdoor learning event for families, from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2018 at The Lodge at Terry Trueblood Recreation Area, 579 McCollister Blvd. Activities include outdoor education activities, crafts, recreation, and plenty of hot chocolate! There is no fee to participate, and all ages are welcome. There will be ice fishing, weather permitting. Dress for the outdoors.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Getting to Know Endangered Species: Sea turtles

Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 1:30pm
Robert A. Lee Recreation Center
In 3 weeks 5 days

Learn about endangered species and conservation efforts with the "Getting to Know Endangered Species" Series. 
Classes are held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center. 
For ages 5-12 years.
$6 per class for residents, $11 per class for nonresidents. 

Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019: Polar bears
Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019: Sea turtles
Sunday, Mar. 24, 2019: Elephants
Sunday, Apr. 28, 2019: Rusty Patched Bumble Bee

To register, visit icgov.org/activityregistration. 

Getting to Know Endangered Species: Elephants

Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 1:30pm
Robert A. Lee Recreation Center
In 2 months 1 day

Learn about endangered species and conservation efforts with the "Getting to Know Endangered Species" Series. 
Classes are held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center. 
For ages 5-12 years.
$6 per class for residents, $11 per class for nonresidents. 

Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019: Polar bears
Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019: Sea turtles
Sunday, Mar. 24, 2019: Elephants
Sunday, Apr. 28, 2019: Rusty Patched Bumble Bee

To register, visit icgov.org/activityregistration

Getting to Know Endangered Species: Rusty Patched Bumble Bee

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 1:30pm
Robert A. Lee Recreation Center
In 3 months 6 days

Learn about endangered species and conservation efforts with the "Getting to Know Endangered Species" Series. 
Classes are held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center. 
For ages 5-12 years.
$6 per class for residents, $11 per class for nonresidents. 

Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019: Polar bears
Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019: Sea turtles
Sunday, Mar. 24, 2019: Elephants
Sunday, Apr. 28, 2019: Rusty Patched Bumble Bee

To register, visit icgov.org/activityregistration