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The Weekender: June 12, 13 and 14

It’s a busy weekend in North Liberty, particularly on Saturday, with tons of stuff for families. Friday Here’s is your last chance at the Friends of the Community Library’s book sale. It runs until 5 p.m. at the library, and you can grab a bag of books for just $10. Later that night, at 7, […]

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Weekender: June 5, 6, 7

Friday night, LIFEchurch, 625 Meade Drive, hosts a free showing of Penguins of Madagascar starting at 7 p.m. They’re offering free food to go along with the movie critics called “verbally dexterous”. (I’m not joking; I pulled that from Rotten Tomatoes.) Statewide, Iowa residents can fish without a license Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Every year, […]

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Weekender: May 29, 30, 31

Learn about native plants and how to care for them starting at 10 a.m. at Forever Green Landscaping, 125 W. Forevergreen Road. The library is hosting family Fairy Garden Making session at 10:30 a.m. Space is limited and there’s a $5 cost for materials. Then, at 11 a.m., the library is hosting its regular Saturday […]

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Weekender: May 22, 23, 24, 25

It’s Memorial Day weekend — making it unofficially official summer — so this week’s edition includes a bonus day. On Saturday, stop by the library at 11 a.m. for storytime. Then get ready to kick off summer with… The big news: the North Liberty Aquatics Center’s outdoor pools open for the season. Saturday, Sunday and Monday the pool […]

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Weekender: May 15, 16, 17

The weekend starts early: support the North Liberty Community Pantry at its Friday morning golf tournament, hosted at Brown Deer Golf Club. Breakfast, 18 holes and a sneak-peek barbecue lunch catered by the not-yet-opened Mosley’s. Registration is open now until 8:30 a.m. on Friday. The North Liberty Community Library hosts its first Neon Prom, an adults-only BYOB […]

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Weekender: May 8, 9, 10

The Rockin’ 5K, hosted by the PTOs of Garner, Penn and Van Alen, an benefiting the Family Resource Center, kicks off at Saturday morning at Van Allen Elementary. Register in advance or between 7 and 8 a.m. at Van Allen Elementary. One-mile route starts at 8:30, 5K route starts at 9 a.m. And consider this: […]

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Weekender: May 1, 2, 3

Kids will be kids at the North Liberty Community Library’s Staturday Storytime, starting at 11 a.m. It’s free and open to the public. Farmers’ market season kicks off at 11 a.m. on Sunday, May 3, with the now-weekly Penn Landing Market. The market features two dozen purveyors of local produce, farm-fresh and handmade goods, ready-to-eat […]

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Weekender: April 24, 25, 26

A Friday-night book club doesn’t mean not going out. Starting at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, join the North Liberty Community Library for BYOB: Bring Your Own Book at Rocky O’Brien’s Public House, 720 Pacha Parkway to discuss The Tour by Jean Grainger. On Saturday, the library is hosts its regular Saturday storytime at 11 a.m. […]

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Weekender: April 17, 18 and 19

The North Liberty Community Library is hosting the family-friendly Donuts & Robots from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday. They provide juice and donuts and stuff to make robots, you bring the ideas and any special supplies to want to add. The library is also hosting its regular Saturday storytime at 11 a.m. From 12 […]

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