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30 Jul 2016 - 6 Aug 2016Previous 8 Days«Next 8 Days»

Saturday, 30 Jul 2016

Rummage RAMPage

Channel: Live Green

8:00 am - 6:00 pm @ Ames Intermodal Facility, 129 Hayward Ave.

An event with the City of Ames to keep reusable household items out of the landfill during the annual lease changeover window. Donate household items; purchase prices range from $1-$20 (cash only). Proceeds benefit local nonprofit agencies.

Cost: free

Garden Sculpture Screen - Workshop

Channel: Reiman Gardens

9:00 am - 1:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Create a colorful mixed media sculpture panel for the garden with artists, Pam Dennis and Ryk Weiss. Emboss metal, weave, and wire repurposed materials onto a metal grid.

Discovery Station

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 2:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Drop by for fun, informal activities in the Gardens during the summer that relate to themed garden areas. Project: Nature's Coloring Book

Beatrix Potter in Iowa

Channel: Reiman Gardens

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Join us to celebrate Beatrix Potter's 150th birthday.

Field Day: "Hort Day" 30th Anniversary

Channel: Horticulture Department

1:00 pm - 4:30 pm @ Horticulture Research Station, 55519 170th St., east of Gilbert

Iowa Public Radio's "Horticulture Day" show is turning 30. Join IPR "Talk of Iowa" host Charity Nebbe for a live show and family field day.

Cost: free

Sunday, 31 Jul 2016

Rummage RAMPage

Channel: Live Green

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Ames Intermodal Facility, 129 Hayward Ave.

An event with the City of Ames to keep reusable household items out of the landfill during the annual lease changeover window. Donate household items; purchase prices range from $1-$20 (cash only). Proceeds benefit local nonprofit agencies.

Cost: free

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.

Cost: ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five punches for $45

Monday, 01 Aug 2016

Rummage RAMPage

Channel: Live Green

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ Ames Intermodal Facility, 129 Hayward Ave.

An event with the City of Ames to keep reusable household items out of the landfill during the annual lease changeover window. Donate household items; purchase prices range from $1-$20 (cash only). Proceeds benefit local nonprofit agencies.

Cost: free

The Dirt on Gert

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Join Reiman Gardens' Horticulturist Jessie Liebenguth for a special presentation about the work of Gertrude Jekyll, a significant late 19th century horticulturist whose Arts & Crafts approach to garden design has made a lasting impression on gardeners the world over.

Tuesday, 02 Aug 2016

Art Lending Open House

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

10:00 am - 3:00 pm @ Browsing Library, Memorial Union

The MU's Art Lending collection includes nearly 175 framed posters, prints and paintings for rent to be used in office or home. The open house continues on Aug. 3.

Cost: free

Kids' Story Time

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Each session features a theme with two or three books read aloud followed by a related craft or activity.

Rummage RAMPage

Channel: Live Green

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Ames Intermodal Facility, 129 Hayward Ave.

An event with the City of Ames to keep reusable household items out of the landfill during the annual lease changeover window. Donate household items; purchase prices range from $1-$20 (cash only). Proceeds benefit local nonprofit agencies.

Cost: free

Wednesday, 03 Aug 2016

Art Lending Open House

Channel: Special Memorial Union programs

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Browsing Library, Memorial Union

The MU's Art Lending collection includes nearly 175 framed posters, prints and paintings for rent to be used in office or home.

Cost: free

Retirement reception: Richard VanDePol

Channel: College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ Ag Engineering/Agronomy Farm, 1308 U Ave., Boone

VanDePol is manager of ISU's agricultural engineering/agronomy research farm. Lunch will be served and the program will begin at 1 p.m.

Cost: free

Youth Summer Camp #3: Earth, Water, and Wildlife

Channel: Reiman Gardens

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Join us for a jam-packed afternoon full of fun indoors and out with educational activities focused on the connections between water, animals, and ecosystems!

Pastel Painting

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week course on Wednesdays August 3, August 10, August 17, and August 24 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Expressive lines or smoothly blended techniques offer a wide range of ways to paint with the versatile medium of pastels.

Thursday, 04 Aug 2016

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

Friday, 05 Aug 2016

Summer Session II ends

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day

Reiman Gardens After Hours

Channel: Reiman Gardens

4:30 pm - 7:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Kick back and relax at Reiman Gardens' After Hours! This quarterly event is an opportunity to enjoy good company and live music in a beautiful garden setting. Additional details to come.

Saturday, 06 Aug 2016

Food & Scent Infusions

Channel: Reiman Gardens

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

A basic introduction on how to pair scent with food and drink in this olfactory class. There are many ways that you can incorporate essential oils into cooking, and cocktails. In this class, we will explore a starting point.