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Calendar of Events

  • Jul 07

    Outrage to Change Project

    • Wed / July 1, 2020 Fri / July 31, 2020
    • All Day / Ames

    • Listen. Learn. Act. “We believe in a few very important values. First, we should support artists in as many ways as possible, because art matters; it heals and empowers. Second, we believe that life...
  • Jul 07

    Workspace Art To Go!

    • Wed / July 1, 2020 Fri / July 31, 2020
    • All Day / Workspace, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Please visit Workspace or their FB page for the most up to date offerings. During this time of working from home and social distancing, a dose of creativity can relieve stress and replace that anxiety...
  • Jul 07

    Going Digital: Plant Pals and Junior Master Gardeners

    • Tue / July 7, 2020
    • 10:00 am – 10:40 am / ONLINE

    • Pre-registration is required by Sunday, July 5 | Programs offered Tuesday mornings July 7 – August 11 | $5 Member Household, $15 General Public Household Growing kids by igniting a passion for l...
  • Jul 07

    Terrific Tuesday ~ Fairy Tales Forever

    • Tue / July 7, 2020
    • 10:00 am – 10:30 am / ONLINE

    • Registration is required. Register at amespubliclibrary.org/events/terrific-tuesday-fairy-tales-forever. Registrants will receive a link to the event by e-mail around 9:45am the day of the event. Jest...
  • Jul 08

    VIRTUAL PROGRAM: Art Walk – Under Foot

    • Wed / July 8, 2020
    • 12:00 pm – 2:00 am / ONLINE

    • With Brooke Rogers, Interpretive Specialist and Lilah Anderson, Educator of Visual Literacy and Learning Why hang art on the walls when it can be on the floor? Learn why some art on campus are beneath...
  • Jul 08

    North Grand Farmers Market

    • Wed / July 8, 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, ...
  • Jul 09

    Discover Downtown

    • Thu / July 9, 2020
    • All Day / Downtown Ames

    • There’s always something to do in Downtown Ames! Every Thursday the district businesses stay open late. On the second Thursday of each month, Downtown Ames will host Discover Downtown Ames. Look for...
  • Jul 09

    Taking the Lead 2020

    • Thu / July 9, 2020
    • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm / ONLINE

    • Join the NAACP and the City of Ames for this third meeting in a series of four town hall meetings. The County Attorney and a local defense lawyer will tak about how criminal laws and county ordinances...