Sunday, 01 Jul 2018
Tuesday, 03 Jul 2018
Join us weekly on Tuesdays as our kids' horticulture program covers diverse topics and expands to other areas of the Gardens.
Reiman Gardens is open all day on July 3rd from 9:00 a.m. to the conclusion of the fireworks display which is across the street from the Gardens. The Young Professionals of Ames, the City of Ames and Iowa State University is excited to present the fireworks.
Wednesday, 04 Jul 2018
Thursday, 05 Jul 2018
Join us for this summertime favorite! Every other week, hear books read aloud and join in an activity or craft.
Rick Reedholm, construction manager in facilities design and construction, is retiring July 5. A program will begin at 2:30 p.m.
4-week program beginning Thursday, July 5, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Exploring the art of haiga, a style of Japanese painting that often accompanies a haiku poem, this crash combo course will offer two sessions of haiku, and two sessions of brush painting.
Friday, 06 Jul 2018
Last day to drop a full-session, 12-week course without extenuating circumstances.
Margaret (Maggie) Hamilton, building security, facilities planning and management, is retiring today. A program will begin at 1:30 p.m.
Grab a friend!
Saturday, 07 Jul 2018
4-week program beginning Saturday, July 7, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Join Creative Department artist Yvonne Brune for a 4-week watercolor course examining butterfly wing patterns, floral interaction, and movement.
Paint a clay tile in a beautiful wash of color and build a willow frame around it with local artists Pam Dennis & Ryk Weiss.
Sunday, 08 Jul 2018
Reiman Gardens is proud to host their annual Garden Art Fair.
Monday, 09 Jul 2018
2-week program on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning July 9, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Interested in taking great candid images of subjects in public places without posing them?
Tuesday, 10 Jul 2018
Join us weekly on Tuesdays as our kids' horticulture program covers more diverse topics and expands to other areas of the Gardens.
Attendees will learn how to navigate the electronic IRB records system and how to submit IRB protocols for review.
Bring your own booze and join us for a hands-on workshop inspired by the Zen gardening approach in our summer Conservatory display, Botanical Balance.
2-week program on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning July 10, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Sometimes photographers have to shoot in less than ideal lighting. This can be particularly intimidating for photographers.
Wednesday, 11 Jul 2018
Thunderstorms rolling across the prairie and temperatures in the 90s, it must be summertime in Iowa. Join University Museums as we explore the art that captures this tempestuous season. Most of the tour will be conducted inside. Meet at the west entrance (Farm House Lane) of Agronomy Hall.
A quick and fun craft! Make a pair of wine charms or a bottle stopper - both useful tools, but they also make you look just a little more fancy. Choose 1" colored glass rounds that will fit perfectly in the charm and stopper blanks. Use small decorative "confetti" glass to add another splash of color. We will kiln-fire them and they will be ready to pick up in about a week.
No green thumb? Rifle through our shades of green embroidery floss and stitch plants that will live forever. Designs include images of sweet little succulents to prickly cacti.
Thursday, 12 Jul 2018
What IS that plant? Get to know the works of art in our living museum from the expert herself.
Bring your lunch to the Gardens and get a sneak peek at Director Ed Lyon's fall trip to America's garden capital, the Brandywine River Valley in Philadelphia and Wilmington.
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.
Learn to create highly detailed beads loaded with color and pattern. We will utilize different kinds of stringers, twisties, color reactions, and more.
How can you help pollinators thrive in our community?
Danny Shechtman, Nobel Prize winner and professor of materials science at ISU, will deliver a public lecture, "The Role of TEM in the Discovery of the Quasi-Periodic Materials." Shechtman is a featured speaker for the International Union of Crystallography's international Conference on Aperiodic Crystals. No registration required.
Friday, 13 Jul 2018
Last day to add/drop a course or withdraw without extenuating circumstances (Session II courses).