The holiday season is here, and the library has a full schedule of music for patrons to enjoy, including the return of Merry TubaChristmas at the Downtown Library and a "Nutcracker" music class for kids.
In anticipation of the upcoming production of "The Nutcracker" ballet, Orchestra Iowa is providing a free family music class! Children ages 2-10 will enjoy following along with the story of "The Nutcracker" through music and movement.
Thursday, Dec. 1, 6:30-7:15 pm; Ladd Library, Community Room
Listen to holiday music by Cedar Rapids Community Orchestra String Ensemble.
Friday, Dec. 2, noon-12:30 pm, Downtown Library, Commons
Melissa Caminneci is back with ukulele holiday tunes.
Friday, Dec. 9, noon-12:30 pm, Downtown Library, Commons
The public is invited to attend and participate in the 21st annual Cedar Rapids Area Merry TubaChristmas. Participants can register to play a tuba online at CRTubaChristmas.com. Past performances have included nearly 100 tuba players gathering together to perform holiday music. Join us for a festive and fun celebration of the season.
Saturday, Dec. 10, 4-5 pm; Downtown Library, Commons
Listen to holiday music by the Eastside Brass Quartet.
Friday, Dec. 16, noon-12:30 pm, Downtown Library, Commons