Get Out and/or Be Active
1. Play a round of golf – or disc golf.
Several golf course and disc golf course are open, weather permitting.
Brown Deer Golf Club
Quail Creek Golf Course
Saddleback Ridge Golf Course
Pleasant Valley Golf Course
Peninsula Disc Golf Course
Turkey Creek Disc Golf Course
Wetherby Disc Golf Course
2. Take a hike
Or a walk, or a bike ride and enjoy our area’s parks and trails, including Johnson County’s largest – Kent Park.
3. Take a trip to a dog park
Dog Park Locations
4. Get a local food prep kit and have fun making it yourself
Molly’s Cupcakes – Cupcake Decorating Kit
Pink Umbrella Bakery – Sugar Cookie Decorating Kit
Wig & Pen Pizza – Create Your Own Pizza Kit
Hurts Donuts – Donut Decorating Kit
Prairie Kitchen Store – Delicious Diversions Cooking Kits
5. Support local Businesses.
Check out our listing of restaurants and shops currently offering curbside, takeout, delivery, and gift card options. CHOMP is offering FREE delivery with the code THINKIOWACITY.
6. Go on a bird finding walk with:
Birds of Iowa Checklist
Bird Watching Tips
7. Get a Front Porch Picture Taken
Lindsay McGowan Photography is out taking family photos in neighborhoods.
8. Get a new game delivered
From Geek City Games in North Liberty
9. Get a new Pen Pal
From Oaknoll Retirement Community
10. Complete a Nature Journal Challenge
The University of Iowa Pentacrest Museums have established a daily journal activity. It’s fun, interactive, and a great way to keep curious!
11. Show Your Support
Show your support to our frontline workers by coloring or printing these signs for your window! Share your colored sign photos with #icareahealthcare #icareapublicsafety #icarearefuse #icareadelivery #icareafrontline #icareatogether
12. Explore Herbert Hoover National Historic Site with the official National Park Service App
Discover the places and people that shaped the early life of the 31st President of the United States using the mobile app as you visit the Herbert Hoover National Historic Site in West Branch.
13. Host a private football watch party in the Graduate Iowa City Hotel Swing Suites
Watch any game, college or pro, on the big screens in the Graduate Iowa City Hotel Topgolf Swing Suites. Be socially distanced away from other groups and enjoy food and beverage service during the game. Contact Sales@GraduateIowaCity.com to learn more.