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Calendar of Events

  • Nov 21

    Winter Wrap-Up

    • Sat / October 24, 2020 Sat / November 21, 2020
    • All Day

    • Drop off your unwanted coats at our volunteer powered collections at various locations. The coats are redistributed to local charities and community groups who directly offer support to people who are...
  • Nov 21

    Wheatsfield Co-op ~ Habitat for Humanity Round Up

    • Sun / November 1, 2020 Mon / November 30, 2020
    • All Day / Wheatsfield Co-op, 413 Northwestern Ave, Ames

    • Through the month of November, Wheatsfield Co-op will be rounding up at the register for Habitat for Humanity of Central Iowa. Anyone who shops in the store has the ability to round up their purchase ...
  • Nov 21

    Signs of Kindness

    • Sun / November 8, 2020 Fri / November 27, 2020
    • All Day / Unity Church of Ames, 226 9th St, Ames

    • Support our spiritual community while offering your love and care to family, friends and neighbors. Choose from yard signs, window signs, cards and more! Purchase for your yard as well in a mission to...
  • Nov 21

    Seva Diwali Donation Drive

    • Mon / November 16, 2020 Mon / November 30, 2020
    • All Day / DROP OFF LOCATION ~ 103 Campus Ave, Ames

    • Please donate food items (coffee, snack bars, breakfast cereal, dry pasta, canned fruit, canned vegetables, etc.) or personal products(toilet paper, toothpaste, soap, laundry detergents, hand sanitize...
  • Nov 21

    Art Mart Pop Up Shop

    • Wed / November 18, 2020 Sat / November 21, 2020
    • All Day / The Workspace, Memorial Union Art Gallery, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Wednesday, Nov 18, 4-7pm | Thursday and Friday, Nov 19 & 20, 10am-4pm | Saturday, Nov 21, 10am-2pm Check out our NEW LOCATION in the Memorial Union Art Gallery, 1st Floor MU. Face coverings and so...
  • Nov 21

    Online Holiday Plant Sale

    • Sat / November 21, 2020 Sun / November 29, 2020
    • All Day / ONLINE

    • General public sales start on Nov 21 and close on the 29 at 11:59pm. Poinsettia pick up dates and in-person sales will happen on Dec 2–4, from 10am – 4pm, in the Garden Room. Both credit card and ...
  • Nov 21

    Seven Oaks Ski Season Opens!

    • Sat / November 21, 2020
    • All Day / Seven Oaks, 1086 222nd Dr, Boone

    • Seven Oaks is the place to ski, snowboard and snow tube in central Iowa! Located in Boone – a quick drive from Ames and other surrounding communities. Seven Oaks offers 600 ski rentals and 200 snowb...
  • Nov 21

    Ames Main Street Indoor Farmers’ Market

    • Sat / November 21, 2020
    • 9:00 am – 1:00 pm / 500 Main St, Downtown Ames

    • November 21, 28 | December 19 As the weather gets colder and holiday season approaches, be sure to check out the now indoor farmers’ markets on Main Street! AmesMainStreetFarmersMarket