• Goose Town kicks off Jazz Under the Stars

    - Aug 3, 2017
    Goose Town will be the first band Jazz Under the Stars to bring funky jazz to Cedar Rapids. The Thursday concert series will be running through August. By Levi Wright Today and for the next
  • Looking behind the lens

    - Aug 1, 2017
    The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography offers a look at the passionate and unique world of old-school photography. By Irene Enlow Directed by documentarian Errol Morris, The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography offers its own
  • Ars Botanica

    - Jul 27, 2017
    Tim Taranto uses his first book Ars Botanica to compile letters to an unborn daughter in a way to reconcile with his loss. By Levi Wright Today, Tim Taranto will read from his new book,
  • In cherry condition

    - Jul 20, 2017
    Lucky’s promotes cherry season with its new monthly showcase, Cherry Fest. By Levi Wright Lucky’s will change its usual lineup of food for something a little more sweet with Cherry Fest, a three-week-long celebration incorporating
  • Milk & Eggs takes the stage at Lion Bridge

    - Jul 20, 2017
    Milk & Eggs will perform at Lion Bridge as part of its Summer Concert Series. By Levi Wright Today, folksinger/songwriter Jordan Sellergren will perform at Lion Bridge Brewing Co., 59 16th Ave. S.W., Cedar Rapids,
  • See what’s never been done before

    - Jul 13, 2017
    JOYRIDE and Eight Horn Unicorn come together in two teams showcasing Cedar Rapids improv. By Levi Wright Two teams will come together through improv this weekend, showing what can be done with just one word.
  • Traversing the enigma inside a mystery

    - Jul 13, 2017
    By Levi Wright Found Audio takes readers through a story that has been passed on through time shrouded in mystery and adventure. On July 16, N.J. Campbell will read from his novel, Found Audio, at
  • Two dispatches from the uprisings

    - Jul 11, 2017
    Siobhan Fallon and Bianca Marais read from their newest books, which take place in Jordan and South Africa. By Levi Wright Siobhan Fallon’s and Bianca Marais’ newest books show readers a glimpse of two distinct
  • Too Happy, yes, but less than happy

    - Jul 6, 2017
    Kate Kasten will read from her newest book, *Too Happy*, the story of an ESL teacher and her students By Levi Wright On July 9, Iowa author Kate Kasten will read from her newest book,
  • If the river was whiskey: Bourbon and Blues celebrates some Iowa bourbon and a stream of blues‬

    - Jul 6, 2017
    The eighth-annual Bourbon and Blues Fest will celebrate all weekend long with Iowa’s first bourbon, BBQ, and jazz. By Levi Wright The Freedom Festival will come to a close with one of its last events,

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