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Calendar of Events

Events

Saturday, March 7

The Clouds Looked Like Continents: Works by Johanna Kramer Weston - EXHIBIT CLOSED
07
Mar

GALLERY IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED - Spring Gallery Hours Monday 1:00 - 8:00 Tuesday 1:00-8:00 Wednesday 1:00 - 8:00 Thursday 1:00-8:00 Friday 8:00 - 4:00...

The Fight for the Right: Women and the Vote
07
Mar

Advocacy for the vote for women began as early as 1866 in Iowa. Although early efforts failed to amend the state constitution, Iowa became the tenth state in...

Maple Syrup Festival
07
Mar

Catch your pancakes in the air! The first weekend of March is the time to come and get a taste of spring – real maple syrup, of course. As always, Maple...

Al-Anon Family Group: Literature Study
07
Mar

TEMPORARILY NOT MEETING IN PERSON - You can find online Al-Anon meetings or phone meetings at the following websites:...

Pin It to Win It: Political Paraphernalia Exhibit
07
Mar

Buttons and posters and hats, oh my! From “I like Ike!” to “Hope,” campaign materials have been a part of political life for generations, and allow us to...

Remember the Ladies
07
Mar

Honor Iowa’s women, who fought for the right to vote and participate fully in society. Celebrate local heroes like Carrie Chapman Catt. Meet the movers and...

Temperance & Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa
07
Mar

Rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before bank runs became common. By the early 1930s the focus was on struggling farm...

UNI Local Food Program - Local Food & Film Festival
07
Mar

It is free admission and fun for the entire family! Pick up the 2020 Buy Fresh Buy Local Directory, meet local producers and purchase some local food. There...

Saturday Movie Matinees - Iron Jawed Angels - CANCELLED
07
Mar

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED - Celebrate the struggle and triumph of America's suffragists at Saturday Movie Matinee showings of Iron Jawed Angels (rated...

PROPOSITION; PRESSURE; PROOF THE PRINTS OF WILLIAM KENTRIDGE  AND PHILLIP CHEN - CLOSED
07
Mar

CLOSED - Exhibition Dates: January 24-March 15, 2020 Opening reception: Friday, January 24 from 5:00–6:30 p.m. Gallery talk with artists Phillip Chen and...

Step-by-Step Painting Event - POSTPONED
07
Mar

THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE - Follow step-by-step instructions of the selected painting for the afternoon. Check our our website calendar...

Heyday for Hope Barn Bash
07
Mar

Saddle up, partner and come on down for a hog-killin good time at the Heyday for Hope Barn Bash! You'll git you some grub fine as cream gravy. All y'all will...

BC Poster
07
Mar

Burnt City (or شهر سوخته) is a dystopian bilingual one-Persian show about U.S.-Iran relations. This performance uses poetry, humor, video, and Farsi to...

wcfsymphony concert: Honoring Our Own
07
Mar

Our season-long exploration of works by American women culminates in two pieces by Joan Tower, paired with our orchestra’s rendering of the incomparable...

The Sirens
07
Mar

Live music on Saturday nights. Come down before the band starts and treat yourself to some of the best bar food (shoot, best food in general) in town! We...

3/7  |  8pm
Al-Anon Family Group: Miner School II
07
Mar

TEMPORARILY NOT MEETING IN PERSON - You can find online Al-Anon meetings or phone meetings at the following websites:...

Saturday, March 7