Kids can learn about everything from gardening, farming, health, local foods and youth entrepreneurship and enjoy exhibits from the Iowa Children’s Museum, MacBride Raptor Project, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Johnson County and other organizations at this year’s Kids’ Day, scheduled Saturday, Sept. 19 as part of the Iowa City Farmers Market. The annual event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Chauncey Swan Park, located across from City Hall on Washington Street.

Live music and tours of vehicles from the Iowa City Fire Department, Police Department, and Johnson County Ambulance will also be offered. There is no charge to attend, and activities will offer fun for the whole family.

Kids’ Day is sponsored by the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department, the Iowa City Farmers Market, and Field to Family. For more information, contact the Parks and Recreation Information Desk at 319-356-5100 or visit the Farmers Market web page at

Date of publication

Monday, September 14, 2015