Riverside Roundhouse/Cindy Hadish

The Riverside Roundhouse is shown during its deconstruction in 2010. Supporters would like to rebuild the structure in Czech Village in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. (photo/Cindy Hadish)

CEDAR RAPIDS – Friends of Czech Village will discuss plans to resurrect the Riverside Roundhouse during an open forum this Wednesday, March 22.

The event will be 5-7 p.m. at Lion Bridge Brewing Company, 59 16th Ave. SW, in Czech Village.

Related: Group seeks to rebuild Riverside Roundhouse

The city opened the Roundhouse in 1963 to offer an indoor location for farmers markets and other events. The building was deconstructed after the 2008 flood and has since been in storage.

See more about Wednesday’s event from Friends of Czech Village:

Roundhouse Restoration Public Forum

Join Friends of Czech Village at Lion Bridge Brewing Company on Wednesday, March 22 for a fun and factual discussion about the group’s plans to resurrect the Roundhouse in Czech Village!

Share your favorite memories about the Roundhouse, give your opinion about opportunities and events to be had in the new space, and hear about the building plans.

Cost: Free to attend!

5:00pm – 5:30pm: Hors d’oeuvres, courtesy of Lion Bridge Brewing Company and Friends of Czech Village. Cash bar.

5:30pm: Remarks from Friends of Czech Village board members, and Q&A/conversation with community members

You can make a difference! Your opinions and stories will help make this project the best it can be for our community.

Friends of Czech Village is a non-profit, 501c(3) organization based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Our mission is to rebuild the Roundhouse in Czech Village.

Thank you to Lion Bridge Brewing Company for hosting this special event!

Questions or comments? Send us an email: info@czechvillagefriends.org

Read more at: CzechVillageFriends.org