Call for Artists - Under 20 Youth Show

Date: Wednesday, January 21 - Friday, March 20
Location: Chait Galleries Downtown

Under 20 Youth Art Exhibition 2015 - CALL FOR ARTISTS! We are pleased to announce the return of the Juried Youth Art Show at The Chait Galleries Downtown! We have u... Read More

FilmScene-FOXCATCHER

Date: Friday, January 23 - Thursday, February 12
Location: FilmScene

FOXCATCHER is a psychological drama directed by Academy Award nominee Bennett Miller (MONEYBALL) and starring Golden Globe winner Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Acade... Read More

Downtown Warehouse Sale

Date: Friday, January 30 - Saturday, January 31
Location: The former Wedge Pizza Location - 136 S Dubuque St

Nori,Running Wild, Catherine's, Dulcinea, Revival, Velvet Coat, Sicily, Textiles, Iowa Artisans Gallery and French Connection on January 30th and 31st will be at the... Read More

Lucky me

Date: Friday, January 30 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

A bizarre streak of bad luck has been haunting Sara Fine for 22 years. The light bulbs keep burning out, the aquarium is perpetually full of dead fish, and her blin... Read More

Make Glass Beads Flame 1- Intro to Lampworking

Date: Saturday, January 31 10:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Date and Time: 01/31/2015 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Cost: $95 Capacity: 6 Instructor: Karen Kubby Prerequisites: NOTE: Participants must be at least 15 years old.... Read More

FilmScene- MATILDA

Date: Saturday, January 31 10:00 AM
Location: FilmScene

Part of The Picture Show Family and Children's Series presented by MidWestOne Bank. All seats, all shows just $2.50! Eager to finally start school, neglected child-... Read More

Aaron Kamm & The One Drops

Date: Saturday, January 31 9:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

A staple of the St. Louis music scene, Aaron Kamm and the One Drops plan an intoxicating concoction of Roots Reggae and Mississippi River Blues. Improv-laced Jams, d... Read More

The Casual Ties

Date: Saturday, January 31 9:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

The Casual Ties are the opening band for Aaron Kamm and the One Drops. The Casual Ties are a rock/funk band originally started by Western Illinois University music... Read More

Introduction to Boro Glass Work

Date: Sunday, February 1 1:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Learn to manipulate and blow hollow tubing to create a sphere and an implosion pendant. This class is a pre-requisite for the Blown Ornament class on November... Read More

Beer & Books

Date: Monday, February 2 5:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Presented by UNESCO City of Literature A gathering of the Iowa City area’s many literary communities hosted by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature organiz... Read More

The Future of Food

Date: Monday, February 2 7:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Event Date: Tuesday, February 2 | 7:30 PM Location: The Englert Theatre - 221 E. Washington St. Event Category: Food, Lecture Join the Food for Thought Theme Se... Read More

The Peking Acrobats

Date: Wednesday, February 4 7:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Ticketing: $30 Adult Reserved Seating $25 Senior Reserved Seating $20 Youth (17 & Under) Reserved Seating Purchase tickets at the Box Office or Online Family... Read More

Free Jam Session & Mug Night

Date: Wednesday, February 4 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

Free Jam Session every Wednesday. Bring your axe or just sit back and listen to some great music. We also have mug night every wednesday. $5 gets you a mug filled w... Read More

FilmScene- MATILDA

Date: Thursday, February 5 3:00 PM
Location: FilmScene

Part of The Picture Show Family and Children's Series presented by MidWestOne Bank. All seats, all shows just $2.50! Eager to finally start school, neglected child-... Read More

First Friday: Surrounded by Art

Date: Friday, February 6 5:00 PM
Location: FilmScene

 Party for art at the next University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) First Friday reception on February 6, 5-6:30 p.m., at FilmScene! UIMA First Fridays prov... Read More

Peyote Stitch Techniques

Date: Saturday, February 7 10:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Date and Time: 02/07/2015 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Cost: $55.00 Capacity: 12 Instructor: Karen Kubby Prerequisites: No previous experience necessary. Description... Read More

Kronos Quartet - Beyond Zero: 1914–1918 A new work for quartet with film

Date: Saturday, February 7 7:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

This event is part of Hancher’s 2014-2015 season. All tickets are being sold through the Hancher Box Office The groundbreaking Kronos Quartet returns to Iowa... Read More

New CLASS!! Multi-Stranded Beaded Cuff Bracelet

Date: Sunday, February 8 12:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Learn how to build this multi-strand bracelet using seed beads and a copper bar, to adorn your wrists with your own signature colors. This simple class would... Read More

NEW CLASS!! Multi-stranded Beaded Cuff

Date: Sunday, February 8 12:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Date and Time: 02/08/2015 from 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Cost: $65 Capacity: 6 Instructor: Lillian Pope Prerequisites: No previous experience necessary. Description:... Read More

Family Fun(d) Night

Date: Sunday, February 8 5:30 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Show your library love and enjoy after-hours fun for children and families at Iowa City Public Library on Sunday, February 8th. Make your reservations now for... Read More

Dollar Dog Readings: Luna Gale by Rebecca Gilman

Date: Sunday, February 8 6:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Riverside Theatre in collaboration with Working Group Theatre shares Sunday night opportunities to experience plays early in the development progress. The vibe for... Read More

Dollar Dog: Luna Gale

Date: Sunday, February 8 6:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Dave Mason's Traffic Jam

Date: Sunday, February 8 7:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

NOTE: This event begins at 7:00pm This event has been rescheduled. Previously purchased tickets will be automatically transferred for this new date. Seat assignments... Read More

National Theatre Live: Of Mice and Men

Date: Tuesday, February 10 7:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Ticketing: $18 Adult General Admission $15 Student and Senior General Admission Purchase tickets at the Box Office or Online This is a HD movie screening of a liv... Read More

Metal Bezels through Kirkwood Community College

Date: Wednesday, February 11 12:30 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Use your soldering skills to make a bezel around a stone cabochon. Participants will make a simple pendant as a vehicle for learning metal bezeling skills. Instruct... Read More

Gaelic Storm

Date: Wednesday, February 11 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

After 10 albums, and nearly 3,000 live shows, Gaelic Storm — the chart-topping, multi-national Celtic band — is dishing up a hearty serving of Full Irish... Read More

Free Jam Session & Mug Night

Date: Wednesday, February 11 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

Free Jam Session every Wednesday. Bring your axe or just sit back and listen to some great music. We also have mug night every wednesday. $5 gets you a mug filled w... Read More

XOXO: Iowa city Press Co-op Kick-off Celebration.

Date: Friday, February 13 6:00 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Join the IC Press Co-op in partnership with Public Space One as we hand-print Valentines, raffle great prizes, and enjoy food and drink while learning about our pl... Read More

The Second City

Date: Friday, February 13 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Ticketing: $33.50 Adults Reserved Seating $28.50 Students and Seniors Reserved Seating Purchase tickets at the Box Office or Purchase Tickets Online On February 1... Read More

Cubed Right Angle Weave: an intro to RAW--a Pendant

Date: Saturday, February 14 10:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Cubed Right Angle Weave (3RAW) is a fun and fascinating stitch. It is hard to learn from video or written instructions. In this class you will learn 3RAW wit... Read More

The Second City

Date: Saturday, February 14 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Ticketing: $33.50 Adults Reserved Seating $28.50 Students and Seniors Reserved Seating Purchase tickets at the Box Office or Purchase Tickets Online On February 1... Read More

Dutch Spiral Beading through Kirkwood Community College

Date: Tuesday, February 17 5:30 PM
Location: Beadology Iowa

Dutch spiral is a variation of round peyote stitch. Add drops and multiple beads per stitch to add color and texture to create an undulating tube of beads for use a... Read More

Lights X Ambassadors

Date: Tuesday, February 17 6:30 PM
Location: #1 Cab

First Fleet Concerts Presents Lights X Ambassadors Tue, February 17, 2015 Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm $15.00 - $18.00 This event is all ages  

Free Jam Session & Mug Night

Date: Wednesday, February 18 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

Free Jam Session every Wednesday. Bring your axe or just sit back and listen to some great music. We also have mug night every wednesday. $5 gets you a mug filled w... Read More

Book Report

Date: Thursday, February 19 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa City / Johnson County Senior Center

A book club that meets once a month for an informal round table sharing of books you enjoyed reading. This is a chance to hear first-hand recommendations and expand... Read More

Gamicon

Date: Friday, February 20 - Sunday, February 22
Location: Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Gamicon Psi is the 23rd installment of the longest running gaming convention in eastern Iowa. For the past few years, Gamicon has been held in mid-February at the Io... Read More

GRATEFUL DEAD EXPERIENCE: THE SCHWAG

Date: Friday, February 20 9:00 PM
Location: Gabe\'s Oasis

The Schwag is a band dedicated to carrying on the music and the vibe of the legendary Grateful Dead. Founded in 1991 as a local St. Louis-based Dead tribute, the gro... Read More

Doorknocker Beaded Pendant

Date: Saturday, February 21 10:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

  This project uses circular and even count flat peyote stitch to create a light weight pendant. You will learn to make a donut that lies flat, but has 3-dime... Read More

Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn

Date: Tuesday, February 24 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Ticketing: $55 Zone 1 Reserved Seating $35 Zone 2 Reserved Seating Purchase tickets at the Box Office or Purchase Tickets Online Sure, in the abstract, a banjo... Read More

Free Jam Session & Mug Night

Date: Wednesday, February 25 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

Free Jam Session every Wednesday. Bring your axe or just sit back and listen to some great music. We also have mug night every wednesday. $5 gets you a mug filled w... Read More

Roseneath Theatre: La Maleta

Date: Friday, February 27 6:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

This event is part of Hancher’s 2014-2015 season. All tickets are being sold through the Hancher Box Office Ten-year-old Roca leaves Colombia for North Ameri... Read More

Diamonds or Denim Fundraiser

Date: Friday, February 27 7:00 PM
Location: hotelVetro & Conference Center

Doors Open at 6pm! Annual dress up or dress down Riverside Theatre fundraising party. Watch the Riverside website for details!

Beaded Cockatail Ring

Date: Saturday, February 28 10:00 AM
Location: Beadology Iowa

 Use two-holed pyramid and super duos along with round seed beads to construct an elegant cocktail ring. This ring is built to suit, so if you are making this... Read More

Walking the Wire: Classified

Date: Friday, March 6 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

“Walking the Wire” is Riverside Theatre’s annual celebration of original monologues, chosen from submissions by playwrights from across the country... Read More

WALKING THE WIRE: CLASSIFIED

Date: Friday, March 6 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Our annual celebration of monologues, chosen from submissions by playwrights from across the country. From skeletons in the closet to the leaked dossier, this year&r... Read More

The Nile Project

Date: Wednesday, March 11 7:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

This event is part of Hancher’s 2014-2015 season. All tickets are being sold through the Hancher Box Office Performers from the eleven countries that share t... Read More

Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

Date: Saturday, March 14 2:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia will be producing live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions in over 300 cinema... Read More

Housebroken Theatre Talk

Date: Thursday, April 2 5:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Join us for a discussion about the upcoming show, Housebroken, with host Miriam Gilbert. It\'s FREE and open to the public!

Hawkeye Visit Day & Transfer Day

Date: Friday, April 3 8:30 AM
Location: The University of Iowa

During Hawkeye Visit Days, university staff and student volunteers will guide you through a full day (8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) of activities arranged for you and several... Read More

Hawkeye Visit Day & Transfer Day

Date: Friday, April 10 8:30 AM
Location: The University of Iowa

During Hawkeye Visit Days, university staff and student volunteers will guide you through a full day (8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) of activities arranged for you and several... Read More

Housebroken

Date: Friday, April 10 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

This exciting world premiere gleefully skewers the hilarity and heartbreak of buying and selling a house in today’s rocky economy. The offers, the counter-off... Read More

HOUSEBROKEN by Megan Gogerty

Date: Friday, April 10 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

This exciting world premiere gleefully skewers the hilarity and heartbreak of buying and selling a house in today’s rocky economy. The offers, the counter-off... Read More

Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake

Date: Sunday, April 12 2:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia will be producing live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions in over 300 cinemas in 22... Read More

Hawkeye Visit Day & Transfer Day

Date: Friday, April 17 8:30 AM
Location: The University of Iowa

During Hawkeye Visit Days, university staff and student volunteers will guide you through a full day (8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) of activities arranged for you and several... Read More

Dollar Dog Readings: Birth Witches, Part Two by Jennifer Fawcett

Date: Sunday, May 3 6:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Riverside Theatre in collaboration with Working Group Theatre shares Sunday night opportunities to experience plays early in the development progress. The vibe for... Read More

Dollar Dog: Birth Witches, Part Two

Date: Sunday, May 3 6:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Bolshoi Ballet: Ivan The Terrible

Date: Saturday, May 16 2:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Bolshoi Ballet: Ivan the Terrible The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia will be producing live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions in over 300 cinem... Read More

Iowa Library Association Annual Conference

Date: Tuesday, October 17 - Friday, October 20
Location: Regional

The Iowa Library Association was established in 1890. It is the second oldest state library association in the country. ILA has approximately 1550 members. Members... Read More