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Calendar of Events

  • Jan 19

    Memorial Union Exhibits: Kobliska and Herrig

    • Mon / December 16, 2019 Sun / February 16, 2020
    • All Day / Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • **please check the website for daily open hours at the Memorial Union Emily Kobliska: Layers – A Collection through February 3, 2020, Pioneer Room ~ Emily Kobliska’s artwork highlights the hid...
  • Jan 19

    Beat the Blues Winter Marathon

    • Wed / January 1, 2020 Sun / March 1, 2020
    • All Day

    • Complete a full marathon – 26 miles! – between January 1 and March 1, 2020. Walk, run, ski, snowshoe, or bike 26 miles outdoors at your own pace, when it works for you and your family. Or play out...
  • Jan 02

    Caterpillar Club

    • Thu / January 2, 2020
    • 10:00 am – 11:00 am / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • Thursdays, January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Join us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme. Materials are ...
  • Jan 02

    Escape from Narnia ~ Escape Room Challenge

    • Thu / January 2, 2020
    • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm / Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave, Ames

    • Thursday, Dec. 26, 6-8pm | Friday, Dec. 27, 10am-12pm | Monday, Dec. 30, 2-4pm | Thursday, Jan. 2, 10am-12pm Jump through the wardrobe and land in the world of C.S. Lewis’ Narnia. Can you follow the...
  • Jan 02

    Stem for Homeschoolers

    • Thu / January 2, 2020
    • 10:00 am – 11:00 am / Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave, Ames

    • Come visit the Ames Public Library for a monthly STEM for Homeschoolers event. Ames Public Library and ISU Extension & Outreach are teaming up to bring you a school year of Science, Technology, En...
  • Jan 02

    New Council Members Ceremony

    • Thu / January 2, 2020
    • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm / City Council Chambers, 515 Clark Ave, Ames

    • Newly elected Ames City Council Member Rachel Junck (Ward 4), along with incumbents Bronwyn Beatty-Hansen (At-Large) and Tim Gartin (Ward 2), will be sworn in by Magistrate Jessica Henry at a ceremony...
  • Jan 02

    Half-Price Admission during Extended Holiday Hours

    • Thu / January 2, 2020
    • 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • Admission is half-price for everyone after 4:30pm.  The Christina Reiman Butterfly Wing still closes at 4:30 p.m. Thursdays include December 5, 12, 19, 26, and January 2. No preregistration required....
  • Jan 04

    Vinoyasa: Yoga and Wine

    • Sat / January 4, 2020
    • 10:00 am – 11:00 am / Della Viti, 323 Main St, Ames

    • Join us at Della Viti this Saturday for our Yoga Series: VINOYASA led by Katherine Anderson. Doors will open at 9:45 and close at start of class. Yoga starts at 10am and don’t forget to bring your y...