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Tuesday, 31 May 2016

Beginner Photography

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week class on Tuesdays May 31, June 7, June 14, and June 21 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Join professional photographer and instructor Mark Stoltenberg for a four-part class covering the basics of photography including equipment and how to use it, depth of field, aperture, light, composition, finding your subject and tips and tricks.

Wednesday, 01 Jun 2016

Retirement reception: Ken Soll

Channel: Facilities Planning and Management

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ Room 0162 General Services Building

Ken Soll, assistant manager of the building maintenance structural shop in facilities planning and management, is retiring after nearly 37 years of service to Iowa State. A program will begin at 1:30 p.m.

Cost: free

June Craft of the Month: Travel Journal

Channel: The Workspace

3:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Get ready for your next adventure!

Cost: $12

Landscape Photography

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week class on Wednesdays June 1, June 8, June 15, and June 22 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Interested in landscape photography? This class is for beginning-to-intermediate digital photographers who want to understand the basics and bring their own unique artistic expression to landscapes and outdoor shooting.

Acrylic Painting Class

Channel: The Workspace

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Learn basic color theory as well as painting form both life and photographs.

Cost: ISU $70, Public $80

Walk-In Belly Dance

Channel: The Workspace

7:00 pm - 8:10 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Sample a variety of folkloric dances from the Middle East and North Africa.

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

Thursday, 02 Jun 2016

Youth Program: Plant Pals

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Join us and cultivate a real garden at Reiman Gardens.

Public hearing: Regents' agenda

Channel: University Relations

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Gold Room, Memorial Union

At this public hearing, individuals have an opportunity to provide early input on agenda items for the state Board of Regents' June 8-9 meeting at Iowa State University, Ames.

Paint Your Own Pottery: Demo Night

Channel: The Workspace

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Caroline Freese will show you techniques and tricks that will take your painted bisque from basic to looking like a pro. Questions on how-to's are welcome!

Cost: ISU $4 studio fee + cost of bisque, Public $5 studio fee + cost of bisque

Garden Drawing and Color

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week class on Thursdays June 2, June 9, June 16 and June 23 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Join local artist and Creative Department founder, Yvonne Brune for a 4-week course exploring the basics of garden and nature drawing, using the indoor and outdoor gardens as inspiration.

Friday, 03 Jun 2016

Reiman Gardens After Hours

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

This quarterly event is an opportunity to enjoy good company and live music in a beautiful garden setting.

Cost: $21 (members $16) through May 29; $28 after

Saturday, 04 Jun 2016

Discovery Station: In Living Color - Biomimicry

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Theme: In Living Color - Biomimicry. Drop by for fun, informal activities in the Gardens during the summer that relate to themed garden areas.

Tai Chi Class

Channel: The Workspace

10:00 am - 11:15 am @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

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

Cost: ISU $46, Public $56

Floral and Butterfly Watercolor

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week class on Saturdays June 4, June 11, June 18 and June 25 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Have fun painting watercolor in a comfortable, non-competitive atmosphere with artist and instructor Yvonne Brune.

Summerfest

Channel: The Workspace

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm @ Welch Ave. in Campustown

Free family activities will include crafts from The Workspace, live music, a root beer tent and more!

Cost: Free

Sunday, 05 Jun 2016

A Walk on the Wild Side

Channel: University Museums

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ Anderson Sculpture Garden, south side of Morrill Hall

Catch the last tour of Gwynn Murrill's animal sculptures in the Elizabeth and Byron Anderson Sculpture Garden to discuss her career as an artist, her unique style and the comparison of Murrill's artwork to other sculptures in the garden. The exhibition, "A Walk on the Wild Side," will be removed and returned to the artist in July, making room for a new temporary public art installation, a hallmark of the mission of the sculpture garden.

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, 06 Jun 2016

Touching Nature: Sensory Integration

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Information received through touch, taste, vision, smell, and sound lay the foundation with which a child gains skills, self-confidence, and mastery of his/her body and their environment.

Abstract People Hand Built Sculptures

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Create abstract people in clay with artist and instructor Diane O'Hern. Add butterflies to your piece to tell a story! Then using the basic shapes, let's look at the work of famous artist Henry Moore and create action figures enjoying the Gardens or figures reclining in the landscape. A make and take art project for children through adults. Preregistration with prepayment is required.

Cost: $16-$20

Screen Printing Class

Channel: The Workspace

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Learn an inexpensive way to create custom t-shirts. Bring in your shirts and print away!

Cost: ISU $60, Public $70 - includes supplies

Sewing Class: Oh, Baby!

Channel: The Workspace

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Learn beginning sewing skills and make something special for a new baby.

Cost: ISU $26, Public $36

Tuesday, 07 Jun 2016

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.

Workshop Series: What is a Flipped Classroom? (Part 1)

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 2030 Morrill Hall

This 4-part series offers an opportunity to learn more about the flipped classroom and how to incorporate this approach into a course. Coordinating faculty: Jacqulyn Baughman, senior lecturer in mechanical engineering.

Movement Milestones: Expression for Ages 15-18

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week class on Tuesdays June 7, June 14, June 21 and June 28 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Join Camilla Kottman, Board-Certified Movement Therapist, for a 4-week course exploring movement and development for high school-aged youth.