Food & Fun in Cedar Rapids, IA

Already honored at the tender age of 53 with the terms "legend" and "icon", the award-winning vocals of Tina Haase Findlay have made their mark throughout the jazz realm as well as in blues, rock, soul, gospel, commercial jingles, and musical theatre. This includes countless big band and combo settings, such as The Bob Weast Swingin’ Big Band and The Red Sneaker Dixieland Jazz Band. She has opened for and/or shared the stage with such luminaries as Sam Salamone, Frank Tribble, Irene Myles…

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"With the bracing candor, vulnerability, and power that have made her one of the most admired writers of her generation, Roxane explores what it means to learn to take care of yourself: how to feed your hungers for delicious and satisfying food, a smaller and safer body, and a body that can love and be loved—in a time when the bigger you are, the smaller your world becomes."
Meeting will take place on August 29 at 6:00 PM. Please be…

June 15, 10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Book your appointment by calling Ellis at 286-5589.
CEDAR RAPIDS GOLF

I would like to wish all mothers a very Happy Mother's Day! Reflecting back on my own childhood, I believe being a mother can be very difficult at times, and we all need to thank our mothers. We have a Mother's Day special this Sunday, May 12 at the golf courses. Bring your mom and she will get her seat on the cart free, with a paid greens fee as well
This year is the 100th Anniversary of Ellis Golf Course. The golf…

Come out to Twin Pines, Ellis or Gardner on Sunday, May 12 and Mom's receive a free cart seat with a paid round of golf!
CEDAR RAPIDS GOLF

Hello, we've had a pretty good April so far, and after last year, we deserve it! Maybe this is good sign for the rest of the season. I hope you find plenty of time to get out and enjoy the City of Cedar Rapids golf courses. Better yet, bring a friend or two along to enjoy the day and the great courses the city has to offer. I hope we see a lot of you at the courses and encourage you to participate…

This is a team golf event for ages 8-13. Participants will be involved in lessons and tournaments in June, July and August.
Golfers are needed for teams at Ellis and Gardner.
For more information and to register call
Steve Charters 286-5586

It's that time of year again - Masters Time. And, according to the weather forecast, it's going to be a good weekend to sit on the couch and watch the Masters Tournament. I hope the forecast is wrong and that we can get out to the courses to partake in a little golf ourselves , but if not, at least we have some good golf to watch. It should be a good Masters this year. There are probably 15 guys with a great…

Linn Area Reads 2018
The planning committee for the annual community reading program known as Linn Area Reads has selected Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue for the 2018 edition of the program.
Linn Area Reads is a program of the Metro Library Network, which is made up of the Cedar Rapids, Marion, and Hiawatha Public Libraries. All Linn Area Reads events are free and open to the public.

DES MOINES - Casey's General Stores is using their delicious pizzas to help raise money for children's hospitals across the country.

by Mindy Dalgarn
Brucemore, the grand Queen Anne style mansion at 2160 Linden Dr. S.E. in Cedar Rapids, is the centerpiece of a historic 26-acre estate. It is Iowa’s only National Trust Historic Site. Surrounded by formal gardens, a pond and pool, an orchard, a greenhouse, a guesthouse, tennis courts, walkways, and expansive lawns, Brucemore was owned by three families between 1884 and 1981 and each – the Sinclairs, the Douglases, and the Halls – influenced the community in which they lived
To…

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Search a collection of 8,000-plus easy recipes and discover what's trending and popular now. Find gluten-free, heart-healthy, vegetarian, vegan, Instant Pot, slow cooker, sheet pan, seafood recipes, and more. Or if you're simply looking for a healthy chicken dinner, you'll find that, too.

Tee times taken after 2:00 p.m.
Call clubhouse to reserve tee time, 286-5586.
Rain date will be Wednesday, September 19th

Ellis Chili Open II
Due to the overwhelming response to the now full Chili Open tournament at Ellis scheduled on October 7th we are adding a 2nd Chili Open on October 21st.
286-5589

9:00 a.m. shotgun start, 4-person scramble.
Call Gardner for more info and to register, 286-5586

Search a collection of 8,000-plus easy recipes and discover what's trending and popular now. Find gluten-free, heart-healthy, vegetarian, vegan, Instant Pot, slow cooker, sheet pan, seafood recipes, and more. Or if you're simply looking for a healthy chicken dinner, you'll find that, too.

In this special issue of "Dave's Wedge of Information," I would like to recognize the winners of the 2018 Men's City Am and Senior City Am, as well as the winners of the 2018 Women's Best BBQ. The City Amateur Tournaments were played Friday, August 3 through Sunday, August 5. The Women's Best BBQ was played at Ellis Golf Course on Tuesday, August 7 and Wednesday, August 8
The three-round Men's City Am was played at Gardner Golf Course, Jones Golf Course and…

Recipes that will rock your next taco night, find everything from vegan and vegetarian tacos to fish, lobster, and beef street tacos.

By the time you are reading this, we will be well into the second round of the Men's and Senior's City Am Tournaments. I would like to thank all those who are taking part in these two events. You can look forward to seeing the results in the next newsletter
We tried something new on Friday, July 27 - the Cosmic Driving Range at Twin Pines , a glow-in-the-dark version of "Top Golf." It was a beautiful Friday night and we had a…

This summer, Brucemore and Playtime Poppy Children's Theatre, present an imaginative journey into C.S. Lewis' world of Narnia in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. While exploring a stately home, four curious children wander into an old wardrobe to discover Narnia. There they make friends with the frightened forest people who have nearly lost all hope for the return of King Aslan, their true ruler…