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What is featured?

Sunday, 03 Jul 2022

Photo Challenge Theme: "Border Crossing"

Jul 03, 2022

All day

Central Campus

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Engage with your University Museums this summer by submitting photos! This week we want to see your photos of "Border Crossing" on Central Campus.

Monday, 04 Jul 2022

University holiday

Jul 04, 2022

All day

Iowa State University

Academic Affairs Academic calendar

University offices are closed.

Thursday, 07 Jul 2022

Caterpillar Club

Jul 07, 2022

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Join us outdoors weekly for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories followed by nature exploration and activities.

Sunday, 10 Jul 2022

Photo Challenge Theme: Selfie at the Brunnier Art Museum

Jul 10, 2022

Jul 10, 2022 - Jul 16, 2022

Brunnier Art Museum, Top Floor of Scheman Building, 1805 Center Drive

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Engage with your University Museums this summer by submitting photos! This week we want to see your selfies at the Brunnier Art Museum.

Garden Art Fair

Jul 10, 2022

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Reiman Gardens is proud to host our 19th annual Garden Art Fair. Come enjoy the work of new and returning artists who will be displaying and selling their garden and nature inspired art.

Sunday Tour

Jul 10, 2022

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Brunnier Art Museum, Top Floor of Scheman Building, 1805 Center Drive

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Join your University Museums for free 30-minute Sunday Tours at the Brunnier Art Museum.

Monday, 11 Jul 2022

Growing Gardeners Program with 4-H

Jul 11, 2022

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Join 4-H staff at Reiman Gardens for hands-on lessons created through this international youth gardening program. Each week, activities will connect to the Growing Gardeners mission to "provide a love of gardening, develop an appreciation for the environment, and cultivate the mind."

Thursday, 14 Jul 2022

Caterpillar Club

Jul 14, 2022

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Riman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Join us outdoors weekly for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories followed by nature exploration and activities.

Friday, 15 Jul 2022

Summer Plant Walk: Native Plants that Call Iowa Home

Jul 15, 2022

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

What IS that plant? Get to know the works of art in our living museum from the expert herself - join Lindsey Smith, Reiman Gardens' Plant Collections Curator, for a seasonal walking tour of Iowa native plants.

Performance: Aaron Lewis and the Stateliners

Jul 15, 2022

8:00 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$39-$94

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Country music star Aaron Lewis was front man and founder of Staind, but has quietly made an impact on country music without flexing to let everyone know what a big deal he is.

Saturday, 16 Jul 2022

Pick a Better Snack

Jul 16, 2022

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Discover fresh ideas for snack time that are tasty AND good for you through fun interactive lessons in our new Pick a Better Snack program in partnership with Story County Extension and Outreach!

Sunday, 17 Jul 2022

Photo Challenge Theme: Selfie at the Christian Petersen Art Museum

Jul 17, 2022

Jul 17, 2022 - Jul 23, 2022

Christian Petersen Art Museum, Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Engage with your University Museums this summer by submitting photos! This week we want to see your selfies at the Christian Petersen Art Museum.

Curator's Walk of "Julie W Chang: Vibrant Matter"

Jul 17, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Join curator Sydney Marshall for a walk through the Julie W Chang exhibition in the Christian Petersen Art Museum. Closing on Friday July 22 at 4:00 p.m., this is your last chance for a tour through the exhibition!

Sunday Tour

Jul 17, 2022

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Brunnier Art Museum, Top Floor of Scheman Building, 1805 Center Drive

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Join your University Museums for free 30-minute Sunday Tours at the Brunnier Art Museum.

Monday, 18 Jul 2022

Growing Gardeners Program with 4-H

Jul 18, 2022

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Join 4-H staff at Reiman Gardens for hands-on lessons created through this international youth gardening program. Each week, activities will connect to the Growing Gardeners mission to "provide a love of gardening, develop an appreciation for the environment, and cultivate the mind."

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2022

Floral Design: Fiery Fresh-Cut Flowers

Jul 19, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Use summer flowers and greenery cut fresh from the Gardens to create a brightly colored vase arrangement to reflect Iowa's wild heat.

Wednesday, 20 Jul 2022

Maker Mocktails: Glass Bottle Flower Vases with Lemon Balm Watermelon Mixer

Jul 20, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Are you a crafty person? Do you like to sip fun and fruity drinks? Well come to Reiman Gardens to enjoy Maker Mocktails!

Thursday, 21 Jul 2022

Caterpillar Club

Jul 21, 2022

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Join us outdoors weekly for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories followed by nature exploration and activities.

Friday, 22 Jul 2022

DROP IN: Recycled Materials: Wine Bottle Planters

Jul 22, 2022

11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Stop by the classroom at Reiman Gardens to turn junk into treasure. Recycling is not just about sorting trash; it is also about finding new ways to re-use something that can still be useful. In this drop-in class, learn how to cut glass and turn old wine bottles into usable planters.

Sunday, 24 Jul 2022

Photo Challenge Theme: Animals

Jul 24, 2022

All day

Iowa State University

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Engage with your University Museums this summer by submitting photos! This week we want to see your photos of animals: your pets, in nature, or within art, all on campus.

Monday, 25 Jul 2022

Growing Gardeners Program with 4-H

Jul 25, 2022

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Description: Join 4-H staff at Reiman Gardens for hands-on lessons created through this international youth gardening program. Each week, activities will connect to the Growing Gardeners mission to "provide a love of gardening, develop an appreciation for the environment, and cultivate the mind."

Wednesday, 27 Jul 2022

Summer Iowa Games

Jul 27, 2022

All day

Ames and Iowa State University

General Events

The Iowa Sports Foundation is known for the Summer Iowa Games, which take place annually during July in Ames. More than 60 sports are offered over three weekends. Special events include the opening ceremony and athlete jamboree.

Art Walk: Wood in Public Art

Jul 27, 2022

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Begins at "Fountain of the Four Seasons" north of the Memorial Union

free

University Museums Arts, performances

This guided tour will discuss artist, process, and innovation of wood in the Art on Campus Collection.

Youth Summer Camp #3: Nature is Neat

Jul 27, 2022

1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Join us for a jam-packed afternoon full of fun with educational activities focused on playing outdoors! Explore the Christina Reiman Butterfly Wing, the Lewis and Art Exhibition, and other parts of the Gardens with games, scavenger hunts, crafts, snacks, and more.

Thursday, 28 Jul 2022

Summer Iowa Games

Jul 28, 2022

All day

Ames and Iowa State University

General Events

The Iowa Sports Foundation is known for the Summer Iowa Games, which take place annually during July in Ames. More than 60 sports are offered over three weekends. Special events include the opening ceremony and athlete jamboree.

Caterpillar Club

Jul 28, 2022

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Reiman Gardens

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Reiman Gardens

Join us outdoors weekly for our popular Early Childhood Development program featuring stories followed by nature exploration and activities.

Program: CYStarters Demo Day

Jul 28, 2022

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Research Park CORE Facility Atrium,1805 Collaboration Place

Free

General Events Student activities

Listen and learn more about each startup at the 2022 CYstarters Demo Day when each of the 14 CYstarters venture teams pitch their businesses. Join us afterward for appetizers and drinks.

Friday, 29 Jul 2022

Summer Iowa Games

Jul 29, 2022

All day

Ames and Iowa State University

General Events

The Iowa Sports Foundation is known for the Summer Iowa Games, which take place annually during July in Ames. More than 60 sports are offered over three weekends. Special events include the opening ceremony and athlete jamboree.

Saturday, 30 Jul 2022

Summer Iowa Games

Jul 30, 2022

All day

Ames and Iowa State University

General Events

The Iowa Sports Foundation is known for the Summer Iowa Games, which take place annually during July in Ames. More than 60 sports are offered over three weekends. Special events include the opening ceremony and athlete jamboree.

Sunday, 31 Jul 2022

Photo Challenge Theme: Selfie with Art on Campus

Jul 31, 2022

All day

Iowa State University

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Engage with your University Museums this summer by submitting photos! This week we want to see your selfies with works of art in the Art on Campus Collection.