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Calendar of Events

  • Sep 30

    MU Inaugural Exhibit ~ Box, Book and Board

    • Fri / September 4, 2020 Sun / October 11, 2020
    • All Day / Art Gallery, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • HOURS:  Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm | Sunday from 1- 4pm Box, Book and Board ~ Works by Deb Anders Bond, Molly Ethridge, Eduardo Garcia, Kathy Svec A public reception will be held on Sunday, September 13...
  • Sep 30

    Walk-in Crafts & to-Go Kits

    • Wed / September 9, 2020 Wed / September 30, 2020
    • All Day / Workspace, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Please visit Workspace or their FB page for the most up to date offerings | Mon – Fri, 2-9pm | Sat, 10am-4pm **NEW Scrunchie Kit, NEW Knotted Wall Tapestry, Inked Coasters, Little Town Kit Ge...
  • Sep 30

    Paint Your Own Pottery: Trinkets & Treasures Week

    • Fri / September 25, 2020 Wed / September 30, 2020
    • All Day / Workspace, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Mon – Fri, 2-9pm  |  Sat, 10am-4pm Create a place for your favorite little things – a tray for your keys, a ring holder, a bank for your change, or choose from boxes of all shapes and sizes. We ...
  • Sep 30

    Story County Restaurant Week

    • Mon / September 28, 2020 Sun / October 4, 2020
    • All Day

    • We know the impact COVID-19 has had on on our Story County bars, restaurants, cafes, bistros, and other has not been easy to handle. In an effort to provide support, the Ames Chamber of Commerce is ho...
  • Sep 30

    Discovery Hike

    • Wed / September 30, 2020
    • All Day / McFarland Park, 56461 180th St, Ames

    • Thursday, September 17, 7:30-8:30am or 11am-12pm  |  Wednesday, September 30, 9-10:30am or 1-2:30pm These hikes are free but you must pre-register. *Masks are required. Explore McFarland Park and di...
  • Sep 30

    North Grand Farmers Market

    • Wed / September 30, 2020
    • 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm / North Grand Mall, parking lot north of JCPenney

    • The North Grand Farmers Market is open! You’ll find spring veggies, pasture-raised 3-4 lb. fryers, Norwegian pastries, plants, & more! For other baked goods, jams & jellies, honey, popcorn, ...
  • Sep 30

    Matt Woods

    • Wed / September 30, 2020
    • 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm / The Maintenance Shop, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Face Coverings Required | M-Shop bar will be closed for this show | TICKETS: $8 ($4 w/ ISU Student ID) in advance Matt Woods is both a native of Iowa, and a longstanding purveyor of its diverse music ...
  • Oct 01

    Caterpillar Connection

    • Thu / October 1, 2020
    • All Day / ONLINE

    • This much-loved story and nature hour has temporarily moved online. See new videos weekly and visit the Gardens for follow up explorations and outdoor activities. Visit facebook.com/ReimanGardens AND ...