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Thursday, 02 Feb 2017

Youth Program: Caterpillar Club

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 11:00 am @ Reiman Gardens

Join us weekly this winter for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories and creative activities around a nature-based theme. Materials are intended for children ages two to seven years old, and all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Cyclone Club Luncheon

Channel: Athletics Special Events

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ Alumni Center, Reiman Ballroom

Featured speaker is wrestling head coach Kevin Jackson; emceed by Voice of the Cyclones John Walters. Luncheons are open to the public. An optional lunch, catered by Hy-Vee, is available. Doors open at 11:30 a.m.

Cost: $12 for optional lunch

Retirement reception: Ila Haugen

Channel: U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ 301 Spedding Hall

Ila Haugen is retiring after 40 years of service on campus, including 19 years as budget officer for the Ames Lab.

Cost: free

Meeting: Professional and Scientific Council

Channel: Professional and Scientific Council

2:10 pm - 4:00 pm @ Gallery, Memorial Union

The P&S Council is a representative body elected by, and responsible to, Professional and Scientific employees at Iowa State University. Meetings are open to the public.

Cost: free

Information session: Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium

Channel: University Honors Program

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ 127 Curtiss

Undergraduates interested in showcasing their research at the Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 11 can learn about the process.

Cost: free

Reception and talk: "Earth as Art"

Channel: College of Design

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Design on Main Gallery, 203 Main St., Ames

A fusion of art and science, the exhibition features stunningly beautiful images of the planet that also provide a platform to teach about satellite imagery and geography. Exhibit curator Brent Yantis will host a gallery talk at 6:30 p.m. The exhibition runs Feb. 2-26 at the Design on Main Gallery.

Cost: free

Woodshop Orientation Workshop

Channel: Student Activities Center

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace

Learn the fundamentals of woodworking equipment while creating a tool carrier. Leave class with knowledge of proper machinery usage, and, most importantly, woodshop safety.

Cost: ISU $12 Public $22

Crafty Cocktail Night: All-Natural Body Scrubs

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Visit the Gardens after hours for Crafty Cocktails, and create a different recycled or repurposed craft to celebrate environmental stewardship, while you sip on adult beverages in a beautiful setting.

Cost: $10-$12.50

Cyclone Cinema: Moana

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Lecture: Artist-in-Residence Jonathan Castro

Channel: College of Design

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Kocimski Auditorium, 0101 Design

"Branding Your Creativity: The Business of Art, Networking, Social Media and Development." Ceramics designer and ISU alumnus Jonathan Castro will visit Iowa State Jan. 30 - Feb. 4 as an artist-in-residence for the College of Design and Memorial Union. In this lecture, he will share his journey from student to full-time professional artist and the lessons he's learned on the way.

Cost: free

Lecture: Patagonia vice president Rick Ridgeway

Channel: Lectures Program

8:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

"Good for the Business, Good for the Planet," Rick Ridgeway, vice president for engagement, Patagonia outerwear company. The Murray Bacon Center for Business Ethics Lecture.

Cost: free

Friday, 03 Feb 2017

Workshop: Intro to Digital Accessibility

Channel: IT Services

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm @ 206 Durham Center

Explore the definition of disability as a social construct, and learn how universally designed digital content can be both a business asset and accessible to all users. Bring your laptop. This will be a hands-on session.

Cost: free

Walk-In Paint Your Own Pottery: Valentine's Day Gifts

Channel: Student Activities Center

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ The Workspace

Show your bestie or your bae all the loves this year.

Cost: Studio fee ($4 ISU, $5 public), plus cost of bisque

ISU Wind Ensemble

Channel: Music Department

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm @ Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

Dr. Michael Golemo is the director. The Wind Ensemble is recognized as the top concert band at Iowa State. The Wind Ensemble will perform for the Cyclone Honor Band.

Gymnastics

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

6:30 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Tri-meet vs. Centenary and Southeast Missouri.

Cost: $4-$5

Cyclone Cinema: Moana

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Rainbow Kitten Surprise w/ Caamp (SOLD OUT)

Channel: Student Union Board

9:00 pm @ M-Shop

Rainbow Kitten Surprise and all five of its members hail from the mountains of Boone, North Carolina. With chilling harmonies, dynamic instrumentation, and introspective lyrics, their unique sound will keep you humming their tunes all day long. The alternative/indie-pop band takes influence from great artists like Modest Mouse and Kings of Leon.

Cost: $8 Students / $10 Public

Saturday, 04 Feb 2017

Tai Chi Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

10:00 am - 11:15 am @ The Workspace

An introduction to the 24 Posture Taijiquan Form, which was developed during the 1950s by the Chinese Athletic Committee based on the foundation of Yang Style Taijiquan.

Cost: ISU $58, Public $68

Honor Band Concert

Channel: Music Department

3:00 pm - 4:45 pm @ Stephens Auditorium

The Cardinal and Gold honor bands feature more than 200 Iowa high school students.

Cost: $10 adults; $5 students

Cyclone Cinema: Moana

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Sunday, 05 Feb 2017

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Channel: Iowa State Center

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm @ Stephens Auditorium

For over 50 years South Africa's Ladysmith Black Mambazo has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with their uplifting vocal harmonies, signature dance moves and charming onstage banter. With intricate rhythms and song and dance of their native musical traditions, the program brings a joyous message of peace, love and harmony.

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Channel: The Workspace

4:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

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 introduced with a different figure each week along with techniques for dancing better. From 5-7pm, the dance floor is yours for dancing under the guidance of Valerie and working with different partners. An intermediate level figure will also be introduced during this time.

Cost: ISU 5 classes for $35, Public 5 classes for $45

Cyclone Cinema: Moana

Channel: Student Union Board

7:00 pm @ Carver Hall 101

The Student Union Board presents Cyclone Cinema! Showings are FREE in Carver 101 at 7 and 10 p.m. every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Cost: free

Monday, 06 Feb 2017

Hibernation Yoga: Stories with a Twist

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:30 am - 11:30 am @ Reiman Gardens

Parent/child yoga classes that incorporate stories about winter. Meets for 4 straight Mondays.

Cost: $50 (discounts for members and ISU students)

Exhibition Open House: National Wear Red Day

Channel: University Museums

11:00 am - 4:00 pm @ Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

Don your favorite shade of red and visit the Christian Petersen Art Museum exhibition Red to experience the vibrancy and diversity of the color and its meaning.

Cost: free

Open forum: Office of International Students and Scholars director finalist

Channel: Dean of Students Office

11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Soults Family Visitor Center, Memorial Union

Sara Thurston, director of International Student and Scholar Services, Kansas State University, is one of three finalists interviewing for the ISU position.

Cost: free

Lecture: Nobel Laureate Dan Shechtman

Channel: Lectures Program

5:30 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

"Technological Entrepreneurship: A Key to World Peace and Prosperity," Dan Shechtman, ISU Distinguished Professor of materials science and engineering and research scientist at Ames Laboratory, won the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

Cost: free

Class: Snow & Ice Photography

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm @ Reiman Gardens

A four-week class taught by photographer Mark Stoltenberg.

Cost: $95 (discounts for members, ISU students)

Movement for Self-Expression

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ Reiman Gardens

A four-week course on Mondays beginning February 6, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Using time, weight and space as physical tools for expanding awareness and self-understanding, Board-Certified Movement Therapist Camilla Kottman will lead this expressive movement course.

Wheel Pottery Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm @ The Workspace

Get your hands dirty and make beautiful things!

Cost: ISU $105, Public $115