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Calendar of Events

  • May 23

    Odyssey of of the Mind World Finals

    • Wed / May 23, 2018
    • All Day / Iowa State University Campus, Ames

    • Tens of thousands of students from around the world have worked hard using their creativity and teamwork skills to create original solutions to our divergent problems. Approximately 850 teams will rep...
  • May 23

    North Grand Farmers’ Market

    • Wed / May 23, 2018
    • 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

    • The North Grand Farmers’ Market is held each Wednesday from 3-6pm and Saturday from 8am-12:30pm in the parking lot north of JCPenneys at North Grand Mall. Farm Fresh Produce, Fruit, Vegetables, Bake...
  • May 23

    Brains & Brews: Trivia at Alluvial

    • Wed / May 23, 2018
    • 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm / Alluvial Brewing Company, 3715 West 190th St, Ames

    • Trivia hosted by Indigo Jordan Teams of 1-4 Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd 8 rounds of trivia www.alluvialbrewing.com  
  • May 23

    Cold Climate Grapes of Iowa

    • Wed / May 23, 2018
    • 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm / Wheatsfield Co-op, 413 Northwestern Ave, Ames

    • Many climates once considered too cold to grow grapes are now producing wines that deserve attention. Places like The Pacific Northwest, The Finger Lakes, Canada, The Midwest, and Vermont – all wett...
  • May 23

    Peopling Iowa: First Generation Immigrants in Story County

    • Wed / May 23, 2018
    • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm / Ames Historical Society, 416 Douglas Ave #101, Ames

    • Presented by Mark Barron, Iowa State University public historian The story of immigration is an integral part of Iowa’s history.  Based on the work of Iowa State University history students, P...
  • May 24

    Odyssey of of the Mind World Finals

    • Thu / May 24, 2018
    • All Day / Iowa State University Campus, Ames

    • Tens of thousands of students from around the world have worked hard using their creativity and teamwork skills to create original solutions to our divergent problems. Approximately 850 teams will rep...
  • May 24

    Star Wars Galaxy Paint Your Own Pottery

    • Thu / May 24, 2018
    • 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm / M-Shop, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Who needs a break from adulting? The Workspace and the M-Shop are partnering for Paint Your Own Pottery nights, and tonight’s theme is Star Wars. Choose a bowl, plate, or mug and we will show yo...
  • May 25

    Octagon Gallery Opening: Empty Dresses

    • Fri / May 25, 2018
    • All Day / Octagon Center for the Arts, 427 Douglas Ave, Ames

    • May 25 – June 30 Empty Dresses as a concept was conceived half a lifetime ago while attending the estate auction of an early Swedish immigrant to the Midwest. Among the many hand crafted items f...