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Calendar of Events

  • May 19

    North Grand Mall Cornhole Open League

    • Sun / March 10, 2019 Sun / May 5, 2019
    • 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm / North Grand Mall, 2801 Grand Ave, Ames

    • MARCH 10 – MAY 5th (closed for Easter on April 21) Get ready to see some bags fly! B2 Bag Boards will be at the Old Younkers space for the Corn Hole Open League! League begins March 10 and will ...
  • May 01

    North Grand Farmers’ Market

    • Wed / May 1, 2019
    • 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm / North Grand Mall, 2801 Grand Ave, Ames

    • Wednesdays, May 1 – October 30    |    Saturdays, May 4 – October 26 The North Grand Farmers’ Market is held each Wednesday from 3-6pm and Saturday from 8am-12:30pm in the parkin...
  • May 01

    University Honors Program Poster Presentation

    • Wed / May 1, 2019
    • 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm / Memorial Union, Great Hall, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Free | The university honors program invites the public to attend the spring 2019 poster presentation and reception featuring honors projects and spring and summer 2019 honors graduates. Spring and su...
  • May 01

    Drawing With Betsy

    • Wed / May 1, 2019
    • 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm / Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave, Ames

    • Come to “Drawing with Betsy” in the Ames Public Library’s Youth Makerspace. This workshop is perfect for beginners in upper elementary through middle school to learn how to create your own penci...
  • May 01

    Fashion Show Exhibit Opening Reception

    • Wed / May 1, 2019
    • 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm / Mary Alice Gallery, Morrill Hall, ISU Campus, Ames

    • Free | A new exhibit, “Winners of The Fashion Show 2019,” opens May 1 and runs through June 28 in the Textiles and Clothing Museum’s Mary Alice Gallery. Get a closer look at the winn...
  • May 02

    Design Expo: Mechanical Engineering

    • Thu / May 2, 2019
    • 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm / Howe Hall Atrium, ISU Campus, Ames

    • Free | The expo showcases the work of mechanical engineering students in semester-long design projects. ME 270 projects aim to support economic activity in developing regions. ME 415 projects are indu...
  • May 02

    Thirsty Thursday

    • Thu / May 2, 2019
    • 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm / Prairie Moon Winery, 3801 W 190th St, Ames

    • Thirsty Thursdays at Prairie Moon Winery offer you $1 off a glass and $3 off a bottle. We now offer various meads and hard apple ciders! We are also the first winery in Iowa to offer wine on tap! Stop...
  • May 02

    Diabetes Prevention Program

    • Thu / May 2, 2019
    • 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm / Lincoln Center Hy-Vee, 640 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • 12 WEEK COURSE, THURSDAYS, BEGINNING APRIL 18 Join our dietitian, Katie, to reduce your risk for diabetes by 50% through simple, yet effective lifestyles changes. This program teaches nutrition and ac...