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Calendar of Events

  • Jun 27

    Walk-in Argentine Tango

    • Sun / June 2, 2019 Sun / June 30, 2019
    • 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm / RM 3512, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • SUNDAYS, JUNE 2 – AUGUST 25 Instructor: Valerie Williams | This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance. From 4-5pm, moves for beginners are i...
  • Jun 27

    Summer Walk-in Crafts

    • Mon / June 3, 2019 Sat / June 29, 2019
    • 12:00 am – 12:00 am / The Workspace, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Walk in during open hours in June & July: MONDAY – FRIDAY 4-9pm  | SATURDAY 10am-4pm Need a break? Drop in during open hours for summer crafts and create something awesome. (No recycled egg...
  • Jun 27

    Pub Chair w/John Burright

    • Thu / June 13, 2019 Thu / June 27, 2019
    • 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm / The Workspace, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Thursdays beginning June 13, 5:30-8:30pm for 3 weeks Make a tall pub chair, perfect for a counter or cocktail table. The shaped seat, angled back, and foot rails make this seating option comfortable a...
  • Jun 27

    WildTots

    • Sun / June 23, 2019 Sun / June 30, 2019
    • 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm / McFarland Park, 56461 180th St, Ames

    • Sundays, June 23, 30   |  Registration is required the Tuesday prior to each program. McFarland Park provides a perfect outdoor classroom for growing and developing toddlers and preschoolers. Come ...
  • Jun 27

    Frogs: Habicamp (morning)

    • Mon / June 24, 2019 Fri / June 28, 2019
    • 9:00 am – 11:30 am / McFarland Park, 56461 180th St, Ames

    • Children discover what makes a habitat through exploration, games, and song. Campers connect to the world around them by investigating the five basic needs of all living things. This camp is only for ...
  • Jun 27

    Waterbugs: Nature’s Treasures (morning)

    • Mon / June 24, 2019 Fri / June 28, 2019
    • 9:00 am – 11:30 am / McFarland Park, 56461 180th St, Ames

    • Calling all explorers! Search for nature’s treasures as we follow maps, make mini-rafts, investigate wildlife, and step into creeks and marshes. Discover Story County natural areas through hands-on ...
  • Jun 27

    Scavenger Hunt!

    • Tue / June 25, 2019 Sun / June 30, 2019
    • All Day / Downtown Ames

    • 5pm, JUNE 7 ~ 5pm, JULY 7 Take your time and enjoy the CYtes! This interactive scavenger hunt is live on the FREE SCAVIFY app. Download the SCAVIFY app (IOS or Android) and search for CYtes of Downtow...
  • Jun 27

    Concrete & Gold Jewelry Class w/Terrie Hoefer

    • Wed / June 26, 2019 Thu / June 27, 2019
    • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm / The Workspace, Memorial Union, 2229 Lincoln Way, Ames

    • Wednesday, June 26 from 6-8pm AND Thursday, June 27 from 6-7pm Sometimes unexpected combinations of materials work together beautifully. Take the industrial look of cement and the refinement of gold l...