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  • Oct 19

    Reiman Gardens – “OrigamiintheGarden²” sculpture exhibit

    • Sat / May 22, 2021 Sun / November 14, 2021
    • All Day / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd., Ames, IA 50011

    • “OrigamiintheGarden²” sculpture exhibit May 22 – November 14 “When patterns are broken, new worlds emerge.” – Tuli Kupferberg Paper is a sacred material. Derived almost exclusively fr...
  • Oct 19

    Arte Cubano

    • Mon / August 23, 2021 Tue / November 2, 2021
    • All Day / Brunnier Art Museum, Scheman Building, Iowa State University

    • Arte Cubano highlights a universally agreed-upon characteristic of the island’s art: an incredible diversity. Cuban art is so rich in large part because of its diverse cultural blend of African, Eur...
  • Oct 19

    Ginnever: Folded Forms

    • Mon / August 23, 2021 Fri / December 17, 2021
    • All Day / Christian Petersen Art Museum, Iowa State University

    • The Charles Ginnever: Folded Forms exhibition examines Charles Ginnever’s (1931–2019) enduring interest in employing sculpture to challenge traditional encounters with environments and build an un...
  • Oct 19

    Studio to Contemporary Glass: 1960s to Today

    • Tue / September 7, 2021 Fri / July 1, 2022
    • All Day / Brunnier Art Museum, Scheman Building, Iowa State University

    • Studio glass in the United States is a relatively young artistic medium. Prior to the 1960s, glass could only be made in industrial or manufactory settings. The idea of an artist having a furnace and ...
  • Oct 20

    Tree-rific fun at Hickory Grove Park

    • Wed / October 20, 2021
    • 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm / Hickory Grove Park, 67464 250th St, Colo

    • Explore forests and trees through a hike and leaf and seed investigation. Learn about forest wildlife. This program is designed for elementary grades. This series of Nature Adventure Wednesdays, offe...
  • Oct 20

    Lecture: One Man’s Journey

    • Wed / October 20, 2021
    • 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm / Sun Room, Memorial Union, ISU Campus

    • Guor Mading Maker is a former Iowa State University track athlete. He competed for the South Sudanese in the 2016 Olympics, and he is a Dinka tribesman. On Wednesday, he will present the lecture ̶...
  • Oct 21

    Lecture by three best-selling authors

    • Thu / October 21, 2021
    • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm / Memorial Union, ISU Campus

    • Canoes, Romance, and Horses: The Journey of Three ISU Students to Best-Selling Authors Trent Preszler, Denise Willaims, and Carrie Seim are all Iowa State University grads and former Honors students. ...
  • Oct 21

    Comedian Ron White

    • Thu / October 21, 2021
    • 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm / Stephens Auditorium, 1900 Center Dr, Ames

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