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Calendar of Events

  • Feb 23

    Beat the Blues Winter Marathon

    • Tue / January 1, 2019 Fri / March 1, 2019
    • All Day / McFarland Park, 56461 180th St, Ames

    • Complete a full marathon – 26 miles! – between January 1 and March 1, 2019. Walk, run, ski, snowshoe, or bike 26 miles outdoors at your own pace, when it works for you and your family. Or ...
  • Feb 23

    The Magic Circle

    • Thu / January 31, 2019 Sat / March 16, 2019
    • All Day / Reiman Gardens, 1407 University Blvd, Ames

    • See spectacular orchids on display. Plants are remarkable living organisms, with the ability to transform – as if by magic – through different stages, taking on new and mystifying forms in a never...
  • Feb 23

    February Craft of the Month – String Art

    • Fri / February 1, 2019 Thu / February 28, 2019
    • All Day / The Workspace, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Friday, February 1 – Thursday, February 28   ||    Walk in during open hours:  Monday – Friday 2-10pm, Saturday 10am-4pm Hammer nails into a board in the shape of your state, pinpoint...
  • Feb 11

    Pop Up Art Sale – Original Art

    • Mon / February 11, 2019 Thu / February 14, 2019
    • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm / University Bookstore, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • The Workspace will be hosting a Pop Up Art Sale and will be located near the entrance to the University Bookstore . Choose an individual item or make a Love (or Friendship) Caddy with handmade pottery...
  • Feb 11

    Agronomy Lunch and Learn

    • Mon / February 11, 2019
    • 11:30 am – 1:30 pm / ISU Extension & Outreach, 220 H Ave, Nevada

    • Farmers and those who advice farmers will want to join ISU Extension and Outreach and the Iowa Corn Growers Association at ISU Extension and Outreach in Nevada for an Agronomy Lunch and Learn with Mea...
  • Feb 11

    Women Marketing Grain

    • Mon / February 11, 2019
    • 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm / DMACC Boone Campus, 1125 Hancock Dr, Boone

    • Registration fee is $75 due January 28. Learn about grain marketing from ISU Extension and Outreach specialists and local ag business experts. No prior crop marketing experience is necessary, but wou...
  • Feb 11

    Mucky Duck Quiz Night

    • Mon / February 11, 2019
    • 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm / The Mucky Duck Pub, 3100 S Duff Ave, Ames

    • Every Monday at 8pm. Get to the pub early for a good seat – it gets VERY busy. Quiz Master Tom will challenge and entertain you throughout the night. Prizes given to the winning team, best team name...
  • Feb 12

    My Salon & Spa Gal-entine’s Day Party!

    • Tue / February 12, 2019
    • 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm / My Salon and Spa, 4611 Mortensen Rd, Ames

    • Join us for our annual Jane Iredale makeup night! Come in and learn new makeup trends and receive complimentary wine, makeup applications, chair massages, and glitter nails! Specials on products and f...