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Calendar of Events

  • Aug 21

    Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

    • Mon / August 21, 2017
    • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • Looking for a great place to experience the Solar Eclipse of 2017 with others? Join us for this rare celestial event! The last total solar eclipse visible in North America was in 1979, and the next on...
  • Aug 21

    Welcome Reception at the Brunnier

    • Mon / August 21, 2017
    • 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm / Brunnier Art Museum, 295 Scheman Building, Ames

    • The Iowa State Deans, Vice President for Research, Vice President for Extension and Outreach, and University Museums would like to welcome everyone back to campus at a reception in the Brunnier Art Mu...
  • Aug 21

    Indoor Portrait Photography: Emphasis on Flash

    • Mon / August 21, 2017
    • 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • Want to improve your indoor portrait photography and get great shots of people, family events or pets? Want to better understand flash photography? Join beloved photo instructor Mark Stoltenberg, for ...
  • Aug 21

    Painting Water with Assorted Media

    • Mon / August 21, 2017
    • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • Paintings of water often transfix us – inspiring calm, reflection, and awe. Learn to paint watery scenes using a variety of media including pastels, acrylic, and watercolor in this 4-week course ta...
  • Aug 22

    Composition in Photography

    • Tue / August 22, 2017
    • 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • Instructor Mark Stoltenberg, of Mark Stoltenberg Photography, wants help you create better photographs. Let the professional help you create stirring and beautiful compositions by learning to examine ...
  • Aug 22

    Intro to Arts Therapies

    • Tue / August 22, 2017
    • 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • Join creative therapies instructor Camilla Kottman in this interactive class introducing the techniques used by Expressive Arts professionals to strengthen and increase positive self-knowledge. Explor...
  • Aug 22

    Workshop: Tropical Sunburst

    • Tue / August 22, 2017
    • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm / Coe\'s Floral and Gifts, 2619 Northridge Parkway, Ames

    • The hustle and bustle of Summer is over and it’s time to relax and escape.  Join us for a fun night in the tropics as we learn how to construct and work with tropical flowers fresh from Hawaii.  T...
  • Aug 22

    Wheatsfield Class: Cooking Traditional Chinese Vegetable Dishes

    • Tue / August 22, 2017
    • 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm / Wheatsfield Co-op, 413 Northwestern Ave, Ames

    • For many Chinese people, their diet consists of mostly vegetables. A typical Chinese meal for a family often consists of a few vegetable dishes. In order to have a richly flavored and nutritious meal,...