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Calendar of Events

  • Jun 21

    Ricochet

    • Thu / June 21, 2018 Fri / June 22, 2018
    • 9:00 am – 4:00 pm / ISU Extension and Outreach, 220 H Ave, Nevada

    • Ricochet is an adventure based leadership development program created specifically for middle-school youth. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Youth Development Specialists have based the 13...
  • Jun 21

    Kids’ Story Time

    • Thu / June 21, 2018
    • 10:00 am – 11:00 am / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • Join us for this summertime favorite! Every other week, hear books read aloud and join in an activity or craft. Best for children up to eight accompanied by an adult. No preregistration required. Free...
  • Jun 21

    RAGBRAI Town Hall Meetings

    • Thu / June 21, 2018
    • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm / Ames City Hall City Council Chambers, 515 Clark Ave, Ames

    • Bicyclists from RAGBRAI, the Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, will be arriving in Ames on Tuesday, July 24, and spending the night before continuing their eastward trek across the stat...
  • Jun 21

    Women Marketing Grain

    • Thu / June 21, 2018
    • 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm / DMAAC Boone Campus, 1125 Hancock Dr, Boone

    • Learn about grain marketing from ISU Extension and Outreach specialists and local ag business experts.  Engage in hands-on activities, learn through web-based training and discuss how to develop a wr...
  • Jun 21

    Extend your Vegetable Growing Season

    • Thu / June 21, 2018
    • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm / Story County Extension Office, 220 H Ave, Nevada

    • Get the most out of your summer vegetable crops this year! Lisa Schainker, a Story County Master Gardener, will identify the best vegetables for a fall crop and how to extend your vegetable growing se...
  • Jun 21

    RAGBRAI Town Hall Meetings

    • Thu / June 21, 2018
    • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm / Ames City Hall City Council Chambers, 515 Clark Ave, Ames

    • Bicyclists from RAGBRAI, the Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, will be arriving in Ames on Tuesday, July 24, and spending the night before continuing their eastward trek across the stat...
  • Jun 21

    DIY Farm Fresh Flower Bouquets

    • Thu / June 21, 2018
    • 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm / Wheatsfield Co-op, 413 Northwestern Ave, Ames

    • Beth will share fundamental design ideas she employs in her own flower arranging style and give some tips on how to make the simplest florals (found flowers, grasses and leaves) shine. Then, with flow...
  • Jun 21

    Ames Municipal Band Concert – Heart of Iowa Senior Band

    • Thu / June 21, 2018
    • 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm / Durham Bandshell Park, Duff Ave & 6th St, Ames

    • Thursday nights offer free, fun and family-friendly concerts. Concertgoers are encouraged to bring blankets or lawn chairs. Many bring a picnic supper or other snacks. The Band has 50 members who rang...