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Guide To Local Book Clubs

Guide to Iowa City Area Book Clubs: Join One or Start Your Own!

 As the third worldwide UNESCO City of Literature, Iowa City is a wonderful place to live for fellow bibliophiles like myself. This literary city provides many outlets for residents to explore creative writing and reading, through classes, events, festivals, and a large network of libraries and book stores. I love discussing books with other readers […]

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Holiday Traditions: Our Secret Homemade Eggnog Recipe

Whenever I hear the word “tradition,” I instantly want to break out in song from the Broadway show, Fiddler on the Roof. Recently I looked up the lyrics to the Tradition song, and I began to think about my own family traditions and how they have been passed down through the generations. My grandmother, Vita […]

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Holiday Markets, Craft Shows, and Vendor Fairs in the Iowa City Corridor

It’s here–the biggest shopping season of the year is now upon us. Though Christmas is not for more than 50 days, by early November we’re already thinking about what to get for our kids, friends, family, neighbors, and coworkers. Many of us wait until Black Friday and Cyber Monday to score the best deals at […]

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{Sponsored Post} CR Kernels Take the Lead

The Kernels love Cedar Rapids and want to spread that love around the community through their new Take the Lead campaign. Take the Lead was created to support local non-profit organizations and community outreach, while enhance the fundraising efforts of the Kernels Foundation. The organization offers a number of programs to support the local community. […]

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{Sponsored Post} Kids Eat FREE with the Cedar Rapids Kernels!

  The Kernels love bringing families together for a day at the ballpark! One day in particular, Sundays, kids are the most valuable players for Kids Eat FREE Sunday, sponsored by Western Fraternal Life. To see what all of the Kids Eat Free Sunday excitement is about, click here. Every Sunday home game, each child, […]

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{Sponsored Post} Daddy-Daughter Date Night with the Kernels!

Daddy Daughter Date Night is one of the most popular promotions each year at the Kernels.  We pride ourselves on offering more than just baseball; we strive to create a wonderful family entertainment experience at every game.  That is why we were recently voted the top attraction for family entertainment in KCRG’s A-List.   Daddy […]

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{Sponsored Post} Celebrate Your Birthday with the Kernels!

Here at ICMB, we are so excited to announce an ongoing partnership with the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Stay tuned all summer for more posts on their upcoming events and super fun activities for you and your families to enjoy! Celebrate your Birthday With the Kernels! Baseball and birthdays go hand in hand, and the Kernels […]

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