55+ Connections Lunch: Week of 11/6/2023
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Community Wide Treasure Hunt – Golden Turkey
Tuesdays in November and Friday the 24th
City of North Liberty
Starting Nov. 7, each Tuesday (plus a bonus drop on Black Friday) at 9 a.m. we’ll release a clue on northlibertyiowa.org, Facebook and to those subscribed to our special event emails to find a hidden medallion located somewhere on public property in North Liberty. The first person to find the medallion and return it to the Recreation Department’s front desk will win the week’s prize. If the prize isn’t claimed in the first three days, we’ll release a second clue at noon on Day 3 (usually a Friday).
Week 1 Prize: North Liberty Attractions Package
- Blues & BBQ food vouchers for July 13, 2024
- Two tickets to Beat the Bitter’s Snuggie Crawl on Feb. 3, 2024
- Up to four season passes to Colony Acres
- Two tickets to the Pig & Pint Prelude on July 12, 2024
Light House in the Library: “Suspended”
Thursday, November 9
North Liberty Library – Meeting Room CD
The Lighthouse is back! Join us for a free community conversation about the exhibit Suspended – an exploration of the criminal justice system and the school-to-prison pipeline. Our panel of community members will engage this poignant topic with a mix of real talk and heart-centered awareness. Suspended is a traveling exhibit from the African American Museum of Iowa. Please visit blackiowa.org for more details.
55+ Connections Friday Lunch
Friday, November 10
North Liberty Rec Center – Classrooms 3 & 4
Hy Vee will be catering once again this week! After lunch, local artist Cass McKibbin will be talking to us about her art and her design process. Registration for lunch is just $5 and is required for all who attend. Participants must register before noon on Thursday, November 9. Call the Rec Center to register (319)626-5716 or go online to your RecDesk Account and register yourself.
Monday, November 13
North Liberty Rec Center – Classrooms 1 & 2
CLUB 24 is a new program for adults to socialize over University of Iowa Athletics.
This week we will be watching a rerun of the Iowa Rutgers Game.
Patrons can sign up online, over the phone (319-626-5716), or in person at the Community Center. Patrons must reserve their spot by the proceeding Friday (November 10th) each week.
Patrons will pay $6 cash day of the program unless they sign up online. Online registration you must pay at checkout. The cost will cover cinnamon rolls from Bluebird Café. Coffee will be provided for participants also.
Library Accessibility Community Circle
Friday, November 17
North Liberty Library – Meeting Rooms
Has a lack of accessibility in the library caused you trouble in the past? Join us for a discussion about our manual restroom doors and what we can do to improve the overall accessibility of our facilities for patrons with mobility issues.
Guests are welcome to attend in-person or via Zoom. Register: https://forms.office.com/g/hu0SQxE0m1