Forget hibernating and embrace winter with the passion of Norsemen. North Liberty’s Beat the Bitter is back with a week full of activities to get you out of the house for some outdoor winter games and good cheer. Join us on the tundra of North Liberty January 28 through February 3, 2018, for fun on the bleakest days of the year. Some events do require registration, snag your spot here.
All events subject to change pending weather.
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Learn to Curl
February 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This is the perfect opportunity for those who have never tried the sport of curling! Learn to curl from the Cedar Rapids Curling Club on the outdoor ice rink in Penn Meadows Park during Fire & Ice Friday on February 2, 2018. There is no pre-registration for this event; instructors will try to get through as many people as possible.
What to Expect
When you arrive you will asked to sign a waiver, then you will be led through stretches, safety guidelines, and provided with introductory information about the game. Following this you’ll receive hands-on instruction on sweeping and stone delivery (throwing).
What to Bring
Cedar Rapids Curling will provide all the necessary curling equipment, but you will be on the outdoor rink in Penn Meadows Park so dress in warm, loose fitting clothing and wear a pair of athletic shoes (no skates needed). Don’t forget to bring a sense of humor too!
Questions? Feel free to reach out to the Cedar Rapids Curling Club at firstname.lastname@example.org.