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Calendar of Events

  • Dec 11

    Visit Santa in his Winter Wonderland!

    • Sat / December 1, 2018 Mon / December 24, 2018
    • All Day / North Grand Mall, 2801 Grand Ave. Ames

    • Be sure to check the website for the daily schedule because the hours do vary. Visit Santa in his Winter Wonderland, including the reindeer play area and obstacle course, December 1 through December 2...
  • Dec 03

    Wood Burned Ornament Walk-In Craft

    • Mon / December 3, 2018 Sat / December 8, 2018
    • 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm / The Workspace, ISU Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Need a last minute gift? Starting with a wood slice, stamp a design on and trace it with a wood burner, or freehand your own idea. Drop in but give yourself an hour. $6 Walk in during open hours: Mond...
  • Dec 05

    CODAC Fall Sale

    • Wed / December 5, 2018
    • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm / Foyer outside Dean’s Office, College of Design, 715 Bissell Rd, Ames

    • Biannual sale of work by students in the integrated studio arts (undergraduate) and integrated visual arts (graduate) programs, sponsored by CODAC (College of Design Art Club). Work may include cerami...
  • Dec 05

    Art Walk – A Celebration in Art

    • Wed / December 5, 2018
    • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm / ISU Music Hall, 2427 Union Dr, Ames

    • Despite the chilly weather outside, December is a month of celebrations. Stay out of the cold and come along with University Museums as we explore art that may cause you to leap for joy. Meet inside t...
  • Dec 05

    Traditional Christmas Dinner at the Pub

    • Wed / December 5, 2018
    • 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm / The Mucky Duck Pub, 3100 S Duff Ave, Ames

    • It’s that time of year again…time for crackers and turkey and mulled wine…yes! Join us for a Traditional British Christmas Dinner on one of the four dates in December for a fun-fille...
  • Dec 06

    CODAC Fall Sale

    • Thu / December 6, 2018
    • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm / Foyer outside Dean’s Office, College of Design, 715 Bissell Rd, Ames

    • Biannual sale of work by students in the integrated studio arts (undergraduate) and integrated visual arts (graduate) programs, sponsored by CODAC (College of Design Art Club). Work may include cerami...
  • Dec 06

    Crafts with Santa

    • Thu / December 6, 2018
    • 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm / Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave, Ames

    • Families are invited to make festive holiday crafts and tree decorations on Thursday, December 6 from 3:30 – 4:30pm. Take your creations home or hang some on the Library’s tree. Santa will...
  • Dec 06

    Artists reception

    • Thu / December 6, 2018
    • 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm / Kildee Hall Atrium, 806 Stange Rd, Ames

    • Hosted by the animal science department, this event features the nine Iowa artists whose agriculture-related works are exhibited in the Kildee Hall display case. The art at the reception is for sale b...