«   »
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
30 Jun 2016 - 7 Jul 2016Previous 8 Days«Next 8 Days»

Thursday, 30 Jun 2016

Retirement reception: Phyllis Kendall

Channel: College of Human Sciences

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ North atrium, Lagomarcino Hall

Phyllis Kendall, a clerk in the School of Education, is retiring after 25 years of service to Iowa State -- 24 years in the School of Education and the former Department of Curriculum and Instruction.

Cost: free

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.

Retirement reception: Gebre Tesfagiorgis

Channel: Office of Institutional Research

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ Room 3150 Beardshear Hall

Gebre Tesfagiorgis, director of Institutional Research since June 2000, is retiring after 16 years of service to the university. A short program will begin at 1:30 p.m.

Cost: free

Saturday, 02 Jul 2016

Discovery Station

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Project: Nature Connects Blueprints.

July/August Craft of the Month: Boho Chic Wall Hanging

Channel: The Workspace

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Paint patterns and designs on feathers and sticks and add in strips of fabric or leather. Bring a special object to incorporate, or choose from our stash of treasures to personalize.

Cost: $8

Sunday, 03 Jul 2016

Independence Day Fireworks

Channel: Reiman Gardens

9:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Celebrate Independence Day with live music from 7-9 p.m., followed by the Ames fireworks display at dusk. Visitors may bring folding chairs and coolers with food and drinks, but must keep all fireworks and sparklers outside the fence. Free admission after 6 p.m. Rain date is July 5.

Cost: $4-$8, free after 6 p.m.

Monday, 04 Jul 2016

University holiday

Channel: Academic Calendar

All day

University offices are closed and classes are recessed.

Tuesday, 05 Jul 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.

Indoor Portrait Photography: Emphasis on Flash

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week program on Tuesdays July 5, July 12, July 19, and July 26 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Want to improve your indoor portrait photography and get great shots of family events or pets?

Nature Journaling

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week program on Tuesdays July 5, July 12, July 19, and July 26 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Whether you are a budding naturalist, artist, or writer, Reiman Gardens is the ideal setting to observe and record pollinating insects, tropical butterflies, and native flora and fauna.

Wednesday, 06 Jul 2016

After Hours Photography

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week program on Wednesdays July 6, July 13, July 20, and July 27 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Kick around with professional photographer Mark Stoltenberg after closing time to capture some of the best shots of Reiman Gardens.

Glass Bead Jewelry Class: Basics

Channel: The Workspace

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Get the basics of glass beadmaking in this fun, short course.

Cost: ISU $40, Public $50 - includes supplies

Thursday, 07 Jul 2016

Youth Summer Camp #2: Green in the Garden!

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Join us for a jam-packed afternoon full of fun and educational activities focused on all things green!

P&S Council Seminar: Your Career

Channel: Professional and Scientific Council

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ Pioneer Room, Memorial Union

"Your Career: Being in the Driver's Seat," Julie Nuter, vice president for University Human Resources. RSVP required; limited seating available. No live stream will be available.

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

Paint Your Own Pottery: Star Wars

Channel: The Workspace

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

Clear your mind must be to paint the pottery.

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