Sunday, 08 Jul 2018
Reiman Gardens is proud to host their annual Garden Art Fair.
This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance. From 4-5pm, moves for beginners are introduced with a different figure each week along with techniques for better dancing. From 5-7pm, the floor is yours for dancing under the guidance of Valerie Williams, and for working with different partners. An intermediate level figure will also be introduced during this time.
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).
Last day to file a Designation of Repeated Course form for a summer course that is not an automatic designated repeat.
Graduate College: last day for final oral examinations. Open a ProQuest account and enter the title for your thesis/dissertation.
Last day to change a Session II course to or from Pass/Not Pass.
A special kid-focused event about all things water!
Paint pots for your succulents or use our handy tutorials to draw cacti and other plants on any bisque you choose. A variety of succulents will be available for purchase.