Past Events

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 3:00pm

Activities during April-May in the Grinnell Area

2nd Annual Grinnell Area Local Food Fair
Saturday, April 14, 10 AM - 1 PM
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Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
Robert N. Noyce ’49 Science Center, room 2021


In late January 2018, the Iowa Legislature passed a water quality bill that over the next 12 years, will redirect $282 million from state revenue toward voluntary water... See event details

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 7:00pm
Joe Rosenfield '25 Center Room 101

David Ottenstein will present 13 years' worth of photographic trips to Iowa

Photographer David Ottenstein will present... See event details

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
The Stew, 927 Broad Street, Grinnell

Theme: Life on the Prairie

Submit your best photos of the region's people, places, plants, or animals by October 31st (deadline extended). Winners will be... See event details

Lee DeHaan, Lead Scientist, The Land Institute
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 7:30pm
Joe Rosenfield '25 Center Room 101


For 10,000 years, humans have been looking to grain crops to keep us fed. Now that grain production fields occupy the majority of arable land on the planet, we hope that... See event details

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 12:30pm
B & B Farms, Jasper County


The first Prairie Artisan Series workshop of 2017-18 will be on learning how to process chickens from the live bird into ready-to-cook. Enrollment is limited to 12... See event details

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
Strand Theater, 921 Main St., Grinnell, IA
Mohamad Khan
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Room 152


Mohamad W. Khan, Executive Director of the Muslim Community Organization/Masjid An-Noor Mosque in Des Moines, will speak at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 6, in BCA 152, on the... See event details

Fred Livesay, spoon carver
Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, room 23


This workshop will be a one-day immersion in crafting a spoon.  Fred Livesay will introduce the few tools necessary and teach participants how to carve using traditional... See event details

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Goodnow Hall, room 105


Spoon Carving has been called the gateway drug to woodworking.  Once you experience the satisfaction of crafting something beautiful and useful, you may never stop. 

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