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Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017

Knitting Beyond Basics Workshop

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm @ The Workspace

Beginning knitters, are you tired of scarves? In one evening you can refine your knitting technique and learn new skills.

Cost: ISU $10, Public $20

Striped Cutting Board Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

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

Using strips of hardwood like maple, walnut and cherry, create a cutting board that will be a beautiful addition to your kitchen.

Cost: ISU $54, Public $64

Fine Silver Origami Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

7:00 pm - 9:30 pm @ The Workspace

Traditional origami paper-folding techniques plus metal clay equals awesome fine silver jewelry.

Cost: ISU $46, Public $56

ISU Symphonic Band

Channel: Music Department

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

The Symphonic Band is an 80-member ensemble that explores traditional as well as contemporary works by composers such as Percy Grainger, Malcolm Arnold, Gustav Holst, Ralph Vaughan Williams, and Leonard Bernstein. The Symphonic Band is conducted by Steven Smyth, Associate Director of Bands.

Cost: $5.00 adults; $3.00 students. Tickets available day of concert.

Lecture: It's the Economy

Channel: Lectures Program

8:00 pm @ Great Hall, Memorial Union

Adam Davidson is co-founder and host of NPR's "Planet Money" team, and recently joined The New Yorker as a contributing writer for business, technology and economics. Greater Iowa Credit Union Business Lecture

Cost: free

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Channel: Student Union Board

10:00 pm @ M-Shop

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival is Iowa State University's student comedy, improv group. Holding shows on some Wednesday nights, you can come and laugh to your hearts content at the Mojos, and with the Mojos.

Cost: $1

Thursday, 23 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.

Vision seminar for AESHM department chair finalist Sheila Scott

Channel: Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm @ W272 Lagomarcino

The College of Human Sciences has named Eulanda Sanders, Sheila Scott, and Jana Hawley as finalists to be the next chair of the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management. This is one of six events featuring the three finalists.

Cost: free

Reception: Transcendence through Observation Exhibit

Channel: College of Design

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm @ Community Gallery, Octagon Center for the Arts, Ames

Reception for exhibition of photographs by Rachel Deutmeyer and paintings by Anna Segner, both ISU graduate students in integrated visual arts.

Cost: free

Acrylic Painting Class

Channel: Student Activities Center

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ The Workspace

Discover the versatility of acrylic - a water-soluble medium that dries quickly.

Cost: ISU $77, Public $87

Cyclone Cinema: Arrival

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: Addiction and Art

Channel: Lectures Program

7:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

Paul Cooley is a fine artist based in New York City who recently had work acquired by Iowa State University Museum’s Art on Campus Collection. After battling drug addiction and homelessness from a young age, he found an avenue of self-expression through the art.

Cost: free

Friday, 24 Feb 2017

Indoor Track and Field

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

All day @ Lied Center

Big 12 Conference Championships.

Open forum for AESHM department chair finalist Sheila Scott

Channel: Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management

9:00 am - 10:00 am @ 001 MacKay

The College of Human Sciences has named Eulanda Sanders, Sheila Scott, and Jana Hawley as finalists to be the next chair of the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management. This is one of six events featuring the three finalists.

Cost: free

Open house: Student Wellness office

Channel: Student Affairs

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ A37 Friley Hall

The grand opening and ribbon-cutting event for the new student wellness department, in the division of student affairs. A short program will begin at 10:30 a.m. Refreshments will be served.

Cost: free

Workshop: Digital accessibility

Channel: IT Services

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

Do you create content for websites? Do you compose emails? Do you create Word documents? Do you create videos? If you create or edit any content that may end up in digital form and shared through a digital network (aka the web), this session is for you. We will work on making the most frequently created types of documents accessible to all users.

Cost: free

Getting Started with Mendeley

Channel: University Library

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm @ Parks Library

An introduction to Mendeley. Seating is limited. Preregistration is required. Register through Learn at ISU: Library Workshops catalog. Key word: LIB. If you need disability accommodations, please contact Jody Kalvik in advance. (jkalvik@iastate.edu.)

Cost: free

Walk-In Paint Your Own Pottery: Mardi Gras Party

Channel: Student Activities Center

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

Those dressed in green, gold, and/or purple and get a free studio fee, but we are sharing our beads with everyone!

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

ISU Symphony Orchestra

Channel: Music Department

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm @ Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

Jacob Harrison, conductor

Cost: $5.00 adults; $3.00 students

Performance: Chicago

Channel: Iowa State Center

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm @ Stephens Auditorium

This vibrant play has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and "All That Jazz." No wonder CHICAGO has been honored with six Tony Awards, two Oliver Awards, a Grammy and thousands of standing ovations! This show delivers one show-stopping song after another and the most astonishing dancing you've ever seen!

Cost: $25-$78

Performance: The Importance of Being Earnest

Channel: ISU Theatre

7:30 pm - 9:50 pm @ Fisher Theater

Two young men, Algernon and Jack, are good friends and are most desperately in love with two young women, Cecily and Gwendolyn. The obstacle to both their plans is that Cecily and Gwendolyn state most emphatically that they cannot love or marry any man whose name isn't Earnest. The stage is set for deception. This satire pokes fun at rules, love, egos, and behavior, and has been called one of the greatest comedies ever written.

Cost: $11-$18