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Members of the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library receive admission to our exhibits, subscriptions to our biannual journal (Slovo) and our bi-annual newsletter (MOST), enrollment in our Time Travelers Program (including benefits at 100+ museums), and access to members-only events.


Without our members, sponsors, and other supporters, we would not be where we are today. We have made it our mission to ensure that the culture, people, and histories are celebrated, embraced, and shared — your support helps us accomplish that mission.


It is with the help of our dedicated volunteers that the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library continues to serve the community. We have tasks to engage all ages and abilities levels. Our volunteers reported advancing their communication skills and acquiring job skills.

Calendar of Events

We strive to provide informative, engaging, and most importantly – FUN events to the Cedar Rapids area. Our events focus mainly on the history of the Czech and Slovak people, with hands on workshops, informative history lessons, and exhibit opening receptions.

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August 2020

Immigrant Foodways: Czech Street food – Fried cheese vs. Schnitzel in Bun

August 5 @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The first class of the cooking series will bring you all the way to the streets of the Czech Republic. All attendees will learn about and prepare two delicious hot sandwiches: a fried cheese sandwich and a chicken schnitzel sandwich. Both will be served with homemade tartar sauce. Note: This meal is suitable for vegetarians too – instead of schnitzel, you will prepare another kind of fried cheese.Join us for our second virtual Immigrant Foodways Series: Classic & Modern Czech…

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Movie Double Header – 2 Free Movies – 2 Nonprofits

August 6 @ 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Cedar Rapids Kernels, 950 Rockford Rd SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404
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Join National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library and The DISTRICT Czech Village New Bohemia Main Street at the Kernels Stadium on August 6 for TWO FREE MOVIES! Gates open at 5:30 p.m. (Masks required for entry and while finding seating. Also required while walking to concessions and restrooms.) Seating will be available in the stadium and on the field. Attendees are able to bring blankets/pillows to lounge on field. (No lawnchairs or metal seating on the field). The first…

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Thu 06

Movie Double Header – 2 Free Movies – 2 Nonprofits

August 6 @ 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Cedar Rapids Iowa
Wed 19

Needlepoint guild demonstrations

August 19 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cedar Rapids IA
United States