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The Eastern Iowa Sportshow returns to the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls today through Sunday.


Iowa State Pool Championships

Time: Today through Sunday.

Location: Five Sullivan Brothers Convention Center, 200 W. Fourth St., Waterloo.

Details: Competition will be all day today and Saturday with Sunday dedicated to any finals not completed.

Lunchtime Concert

Time: Noon to 1 p.m. today.

Location: Hearst Center for the Arts, 304 W. Seerley Blvd., Cedar Falls.

Details: Percussion specialist Matt Andreini will perform. Bring lunch. Donations go to the UNI School of Music.

Eastern Iowa Sportshow

Time: 3 to 9 p.m. today; 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Location: UNI-Dome, Cedar Falls.

Details: The show caters to fishermen and hunters but also has a variety of family vacation activities. There will be seminars by angling and hunting experts as well.

Admission: $7 for adults and $5 for youths ages 10-15; kids 9 and younger free; parking also is free. Friday specials: $6 admission and free walleye prints to the first 200 families. Sunday the first 100 kids ages 12 and younger will receive free fishing rods.


Time: 7 p.m. today and Saturday.

Location: Union High School, La Porte City.

Details: Union High students will be bringing the beloved American classic with a cast, crew and pit of 45. All seats are reserved and are $5. Tickets available online at

George Clinton in concert

Time: 8 p.m. today.

Location: Meskwaki Casino, rural Tama.

Details: Tickets are $25. To order, call (800)728-4263, ext. 2230, or go to

Legislative Forum

Time: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

Location: Central Rivers AEA on Technology Parkway, Cedar Falls.

Details: All metro legislators are invited to attend. There is time at the end of each forum for the public to ask questions about any topic. This week’s theme is human services.

Waterloo Black Hawks vs. Dubuque

Time: 7:05 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Young Arena, 125 Commercial St., Waterloo.

Tickets: Call 291-7680 or go to

35th Annual Decorah Home, Sport & Garden Show

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Location: Decorah High School, 100 Claiborne Drive, Decorah.

Details: More than 70 exhibitors present products and services in one of Northeast Iowa’s top expos. The one-day event offers the latest in home building, design and renovations and related pursuits. An indoor Farmer’s Market and the annual Sunflower Childcare Pancake Breakfast fundraiser is part of the attraction.

Admission: Free.

Grundy County Heritage Museum’s Spring Open House

Time: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

Location: Grundy County Heritage Museum, 204 Fourth St., Morrison.

Details: The museum kicks off the 2018 season with a presentation on famous author and pioneer, Laura Ingalls Wilder. Sarah Uthoff, Kirkwood Community College reference librarian and historical interpreter, will present at 2 p.m. as Laura in the 1930s as she gives us a general overview of Wilder’s life and features photos taken at all the Wilder sites.

World’s Greatest Spring Break

Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Location: Downtown Waterloo.

Details: $1 admission to great downtown attractions, Monday through Friday, during Spring Break. Go to worldsgreatest for more details. This event is sponsored by the RJ McElroy Trust.

Spring Break Camp

Time: 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday.

Location: Bluedorn Science Imaginarium, 322 Washington St., Waterloo.

Details: Get a sneak peak of all the fun being planned for this summer’s Silver Celebration, commemorating the Imaginarium’s 25th anniversary. Enjoy science demos, planetarium shows, exhibit exploration and a number of hands-on activities based on a different theme each day; dinos and fossils, rocketry, drag racing, computer programming and rocking reptiles. Prior registration required

Cost: $55 for Grout Museum District members and $65 for nonmembers. Intended for ages 6-12.

New Grout Museum exhibit

Time: 9 a.m. 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sept. 29.

Location: Grout Museum, 503 South St., Waterloo.

Details: From the late 1990s through the early 2000s, Black Hawk County experienced a dramatic cultural change as Bosnian refugees relocated to the area. Through the use of interviews, visitors learn about the experiences of the refugees as they arrived to the Cedar Valley.


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