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Monday, 02 May 2016

Plant Protection Program: Plant & Insect Diagnostic Center

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Hear from the experts at Iowa State University's Plant & Insect Diagnostic Center (PIDC) as they discuss and demonstrate official methods for testing and identifying plant pests and pathogens.

Retirement reception: Ken Burditt

Channel: Printing Services

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm @ Room 2333 Printing and Publication Building

Ken Burditt, customer relations specialist with ISU Printing and Copy Services, is retiring.

Cost: free

Paint Your Own Pottery Sale

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

20-50% off bisque-ware through May 5

Cost: Free

Study Break: Coloring Books!

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Could you benefit from a play break during to clear your mind during finals week? Drop in and spend some time coloring.

Cost: Free

Retirement reception: Larry Ebbers

Channel: School of Education

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

University Professor of higher education Larry Ebbers is retiring. A short program will begin at 4:15 p.m. A graduate student fund has been established.

Cost: free

Conquering Bad Light & Color in Photography

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week course on Mondays, May 2, May 9, May 16, and May 23 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. This class offers tips on photographing in less than ideal lighting situations.

Making Meaning with Color: Oil Crayon

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

4 week program Mondays May 2, 9, 16 and 23 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Create oil pastel drawings from suggested imagery, with expressive therapies instructor Camilla Kottman.

Oil Painting Workshop: Cool Colors (Picasso)

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Learn the basics of painting wet-in-wet, from setup to materials, to paint selection and technique with professional artist and instructor Kaukab Barni Merchant.

Tuesday, 03 May 2016

Open forum: Candidate for director of student affairs assessment and research

Channel: Student Affairs

10:30 am - 11:30 am @ Memorial Union, Campanile Room

Denise Williams-Klotz, assistant director, office of multicultural student affairs, Iowa State, is one of five finalists.

Paint Your Own Pottery Sale

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

20-50% off bisque-ware through May 5

Cost: Free

Study Break: Coloring Books!

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Could you benefit from a play break during to clear your mind during finals week? Drop in and spend some time coloring.

Cost: Free

Retirement reception: Tom Polito

Channel: College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Campanile Room, Memorial Union

Polito is assistant dean and director of student services in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. A short program will begin at 4 p.m.

Cost: free

Meeting: Faculty Senate

Channel: Faculty Senate

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

The Faculty Senate represents the general faculty of Iowa State University and participates in shared governance of the University with the administration. Senate meetings are open to the public.

Cost: free

Softball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

4:00 pm @ Cyclone Sports Complex

Iowa State vs. Iowa (Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series).

Cost: free

Movement Milestones: Expression for Ages 11-14

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

A four week program on Tuesdays, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Join Camilla Kottman, Board-Certified Movement Therapist, for a 4-week course exploring movement and development for middle-school-aged youth.

Photography: The Art of Seeing

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

This is a four week class on Tuesdays, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. The goal of this class is to help you explore your photographic potential.

Performance: Wild Kratts LIVE!

Channel: Iowa State Center

6:30 pm @ Stephens Auditorium

Animated Kratt Brothers, Martin and Chris, "come to real life" in a classically Wild Kratts story. In "To the Creature Rescue!" the Emmy-nominated Kratt Brothers activate the fan favorite Creature Power Suits to confront a comic villain. Through hilarious pratfalls and amazing animal 'wow facts', the Wild Kratts team rescues their favorite invention from Zach's clutches so the animals of the creature world are safe once again.

Cost: $29.75- $49.75

Ames Town & Gown Concert: The Aulos Ensemble

Channel: Community activities

7:30 pm @ Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

Flutist Christopher Krueger, oboist Marc Schachman, violinist Linda Quan, cellist Lutzke and harpsichordist Arthur Haas.

Cost: $25 (free for students K-12, ISU students with I.D.)

Wednesday, 04 May 2016

Behind the Scenes

Channel: Reiman Gardens

11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Topic: "Spring Bulbs" - After a long Iowa winter, see the back-of-the-house spaces come alive with seedlings and activity, and get inspired for your spring gardens.

ArtWalk: Keeping the Campus Beautiful for the Next Generation

Channel: University Museums

12:00 pm - 12:50 pm @ Fountain of the Four Seasons, Memorial Union

Join University Museums staff for a tour of select public art and sites of our most recent and ongoing conservation projects. Get a glimpse of what it takes to maintain, preserve, and conserve one of the Nation's largest collections of public works of art at a university. Meet at the Fountain of the Four Seasons on the north side of the Memorial Union.

Cost: free

Paint Your Own Pottery Sale

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

20-50% off bisque-ware through May 5

Cost: Free

Study Break: Coloring Books!

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Could you benefit from a play break during to clear your mind during finals week? Drop in and spend some time coloring.

Cost: Free

Retirement reception: Mary Lynn Damhorst

Channel: Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm @ Room 1009 (conference room) LeBaron Hall

Mary Lynn Damhorst, professor in apparel, events and hospitality management, is retiring. A program will begin at 4 p.m.

Recognition reception: Faculty mentors

Channel: Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm @ Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

Provost Jonathan Wickert and Associate Provost Dawn Bratsch-Prince invite all faculty mentors to attend (with their mentees). Recipients of the 2016 Exemplary Faculty Mentor awards will be recognized during a program that begins at 4:20 p.m.

Cost: free

Black and White Digital Photography

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

four week class on Wednesdays May 4, May 11, May 18, and May 25 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. This course builds on the technical foundations of digital photography, expanding practical skills while also fostering your aesthetic awareness and vision as a photographer.

Thursday, 05 May 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. We will learn about and grow lots of vegetables, pumpkins, tomatoes and sunflowers, as well as beautiful flowers.

Open forum: Candidate for director of student affairs assessment and research

Channel: Student Affairs

10:30 am - 11:30 am @ Memorial Union, Cardinal Room

Ekaterina Ralston, research manager, office of admissions, Iowa State, is one of five finalists.

Art Mart

Channel: The Workspace

11:00 am - 6:00 pm @ Trophy Tavern at the Memorial Union

Pottery, blown glass, jewelry, prints, photos and accessories created by Ames and ISU artists will be for sale.

Paint Your Own Pottery Sale

Channel: The Workspace

2:00 pm - 10:00 pm @ Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Last day! 20-50% off bisque-ware

Cost: Free

Retirement reception: Lynn Miller

Channel: IT Services

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm @ Room 1155 Administrative Services Building

Lynn Miller, a director at IT Services, is retiring after 35 years of service to the department. No formal program is planned.

Cost: free