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Recurring Event Whiskey Friday: The Map Room

Whiskey Friday: The Map Room

The Map Room 416 3rd St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA

This week, we will meet at The Map Room! The Map Room is a gathering place for explorers & adventurers, inquirers & observers, wanderers & wonderers, storytellers, schemers, & dreamers of big things! Join us every Friday at 4 PM at a local bar/restaurant from a rotating series to celebrate the small and big successes …

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Future City Regional Competition

Prarie Point Middle School 8015 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Climate Change The 2022-23 Future City Competition will challenge your middle school students to research, design, and create a city that exists 100 years in the future and incorporate futuristic solutions to climate change. The thrilling conclusion of the Future City regional competition! Now that group essays are scored, city models built, and final resources …

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Business Startup Speaker Series: Business Startup Administrative Basics

The Geonetric Building 415 12th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA

Session Learning Objectives Once you know with certainty that you are going to start a business there are some administrative things that need to be done to get registered, licensed, and “officially” established. This business startup module will discuss business names; business formation (sole proprietorship, LLC; C-Corp, S-Corp, non-profit), state and local requirements (EIN, licensing), …

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Free

Recurring Event 1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups: Leadership for Five Seasons Youth Program

The Olympic South Side Theater 1202 3rd St SE #200, Cedar Rapids, IA

This Week Today, join us and the 35(!!) members of Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance’s Leadership for Five Seasons Youth Program. These 35 high school students are participating in the Corridor's premier leadership program. Through 8 days of in-depth learning from August through March, the program has introduced these select students to "community needs, opportunities, …

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Vault On Demand: Free Coworking Wednesdays by Request!

Vault Coworking 415 12th Ave SE (Second Floor), Cedar Rapids, IA

NewBoCo introduces you to Vault On Demand, free coworking Wednesdays by request! Email Vault Community Manager John Foster by end of day Monday, then join us Wednesday morning at 10AM (Immediately following 1 Million Cups) for a free day of community and collaboration! (Or simply a new view from your work or home office?)   …

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Free
Recurring Event Whiskey Friday: Rodina

Whiskey Friday: Rodina

Rodina 1507 C St SW, Cedar Rapids, IA

Join us every Friday at 4pm at a local bar/ restaurant from a rotating series to celebrate the small and big successes of the week, unwind, and build relationships with our fellow community members! Today's Whiskey Friday is meeting at Rodina! Rodina fashions itself as "Midwest comfort food," writing: Jovial enjoys company! Rodina believes in …

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Code++

The Geonetric Building 415 12th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA

Join us for Code++ 2023! During this exciting one-day event, 8th–12th grade students will dive into the limitless possibilities of technology through hands-on learning in a particular area of computer science. Specifically, we will explore computer programming and physical computing! We also always want to give you great examples of the things you'll learn, so …

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Recurring Event CoderDojo

CoderDojo

The Geonetric Building 415 12th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA

Engineering, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship for Kids! CoderDojo is a free K–5 STEM program under NewBoCo K–12 Education that encourages creativity, fosters entrepreneurship, and helps kids learn to code. Each week, we assemble different "stations" where kids can experience different STEM activities and learn about subjects like physics, engineering, computer science, circuitry, automation, and much more—all …

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Free

CoderDojo

The Geonetric Building 415 12th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA

Engineering, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship for Kids! CoderDojo is a free K–5 STEM program under NewBoCo K–12 Education that encourages creativity, fosters entrepreneurship, and helps kids learn to code. Each week, we assemble different "stations" where kids can experience different STEM activities and learn about subjects like physics, engineering, computer science, circuitry, automation, and much more—all …

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Free