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Saturday, 21 Oct 2017

Snowblower Service Days

Channel: Student Activities Center

8:00 am - 3:00 pm @ West side of Sukup Hall

The maintenance service provided by members of the Agricultural Systems Technology Club includes oil, grease, spark plug and a half tank of gas (no repairs). Service begins Oct. 20 (1-6 p.m.).

Cost: $25

Open house: Ames Municipal Airport

Channel: Community activities

9:00 am - 11:00 am @ Airport, 2520 Airport Dr.

The Ames Municipal Airport Modernization project is a multiphased improvement plan that includes a new airport hangar and terminal. The project is a private-public partnership that includes investments by the City of Ames, Iowa State University, the Ames Economic Development Commission, and the Ames business community. A ribbon-cutting and short program will be held at 9:30 a.m.

Cost: free

Homecoming: Blue Sky 4K

Channel: Alumni Association

10:00 am @ Central campus

A 4K run/walk with proceeds that support Lutheran Services in Iowa. A kids fun run starts at 9 a.m.

Cost: $25

Rust Dyeing

Channel: Reiman Gardens

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

Learn to dye silk and cotton fabrics with rust.

Workspace Open House for Family Weekend

Channel: Student Activities Center

10:00 am - 4:00 pm @ The Workspace at the Memorial Union

The Workspace welcomes families of our Iowa Staters! Drop in to see our creative spaces and stay for free crafts.

Cost: Free

Homecoming: Food on Campus

Channel: Alumni Association

10:30 am - 1:00 pm @ Central campus

Lunch catered by Hickory Park. Free with homecoming button ($5).

Story Time With Pete The Cat

Channel: ISU Book Store

10:30 am - 11:30 am @ Inside the Iowa State University Book Store, Memorial Union

Join us for story time with Pete the Cat. We'll read stories, have coloring pages and time for photos with Pete. This event is also available at 2:30 pm.

Homecoming: Yell Like Hell

Channel: Alumni Association

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm @ Central campus

First cuts for the Yell Like Hell contest, which features skit competitions that promote school spirit with cheering, music and dancing.

Cost: free

Volleyball

Channel: Cyclone Athletics

1:00 pm @ Hilton Coliseum

Iowa State vs. TCU. Game times and dates are subject to change.

Cost: $5

Story Time With Pete The Cat

Channel: ISU Book Store

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm @ Inside the Iowa State University Book Store, Memorial Union

Join us for story time with Pete the Cat. We'll read stories, have coloring pages and time for photos with Pete.

Spirits in the Gardens

Channel: Reiman Gardens

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

All are welcome to join in the spooky fun by attending in costume. As part of a new display, see 650 carved pumpkins lit against the evening sky while here.

Concert: Dance Scholarship Gala

Channel: Kinesiology

7:00 pm @ 196 Forker Building

The annual Dance Scholarship Gala Concert features Orchesis I student dancers, local dance artists and the San Francisco-based Deborah Slater Dance Theater. Proceeds from the event benefit the ISU Dance Scholarship fund for dance majors and minors. Tickets are available at the door.

Cost: $5 bleachers, $10 balcony

Dirty Dancing the Musical

Channel: Iowa State Center

7:30 pm - 9:50 pm @ Stephens Auditorium

Exploding with heart-pounding music, breathtaking emotion and sensationally sexy dancing - this worldwide smash hit tells the classic story of Baby and Johnny, two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds, who come together in what will be the most challenging and triumphant summer of their lives. The show features 35 hit songs, including "Hungry Eyes," "Hey Baby," and the heart stopping "(I've Had) The Time of My Life."

Cost: $25-$78

Concert: Desi Valentine

Channel: Student Union Board

8:00 pm @ M-Shop, Memorial Union

Valentine was raised in London, but moved to Los Angeles to pursue his recording career. While you can hear traces of Valentine's influences in his music, he has a style that is truly unique and refreshing. His voice is raw, powerful, and intense. It is the perfect vessel for his combination of British rock, classic soul, and modern R&B. When Valentine sings, you feel each emotion he is trying to convey.

Cost: $8-$12