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Calendar of Events

  • Apr 15

    “Mirror, Mirror on the Phal” in the Hughes Conservatory

    • Sat / January 23, 2021 Sat / May 22, 2021
    • All Day / Reiman Gardens,1407 University Blvd.,Ames, IA 50011

    • “Mirror, Mirror on the Phal” in the Hughes Conservatory January 23 – May 22 Phalaenopsis orchids are like faces: if divided from top to bottom, one side reflects the other. Such symmetry occurs ...
  • Apr 15

    2021 Octagonal: The All-Media Exhibit

    • Sat / March 6, 2021 Sat / April 10, 2021
    • All Day / The Octagon Center for the Arts, 427 Douglas Ave, Ames, IA 50010

    • Octagonal: The All-Media Show is the annual, juried all-media exhibition at the Octagon Center for the Arts in Ames, Iowa. Originally titled the Clay and Paper Show, the exhibit opened in 1968 to pr...
  • Apr 15

    North Grand Mall: Easter Photo Backdrop

    • Fri / March 26, 2021 Sat / April 3, 2021
    • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

    • No Bunny? No Problem! North Grand now has an adorable self-serve Easter photo backdrop! Coloring books and colors for kids while supplies last. Dress up the little ones and come take pictures today! M...
  • Apr 15

    Paint Your Own Pottery – Ramen Bowls

    • Mon / March 29, 2021 Sat / April 3, 2021
    • All Day / The Memorial Union Workspace

    • Paint a choice bowl for one of the major food groups of college students. When you pick up your bowl after firing we will throw in a pack of Maruchan for you to get started! Choose from over 100 diffe...
  • Apr 01

    Reiman Gardens Pop-Up Plant Sale

    • Thu / April 1, 2021
    • 10:00 am – 4:30 pm / Front Lobby of Conservatory Complex, Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames, IA 50011

    • Pop-Up Plant Sale April 1 – 8, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. No foolin’, we’re having a sale! Shop the Pop-Up Plant Sale and help us make additional space in the Greenhouse for new plants. We ...
  • Apr 01

    CHARITABLE GIVING EDUCATIONAL EVENT

    • Thu / April 1, 2021
    • 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    • Join Ames Public Library for a free virtual educational session called “Charitable Giving: A Piece of the Puzzle to Creating Your Legacy” Thursday, April 1, at 7pm via Zoom. Participants will lear...
  • Apr 15

    Cyclone Cinema – Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm

    • Thu / April 1, 2021 Sun / April 4, 2021
    • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm / Carver Hall, Room 101

    • Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is a 2020 British-American mockumentary comedy film directed by Jason Woliner in his feature directorial debut. SUB’s Cyclone Cinema showcases a variety of film genres...
  • Apr 01

    Props Design Workshop by Story Theater Company

    • Thu / April 1, 2021
    • 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    • Props Design Workshop #4 Want to learn some tricks of the trade? Props designer Kiersten Naberhaus is ready to share a few tips and techniques for creating really cool props. Discover where props real...