Chemistry Stores will be closed June 8-10
Chemistry Stores in Gilman Hall will be closed for inventory Monday, June 8, through Wednesday, June 10. It will reopen at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, June 11. During the inventory days, dry ice and liquid nitrogen will be available daily at 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. There will be no deliveries during inventory days, with the exception of special order gas cylinders, which will be delivered to specified locations only.
The cutoff for fiscal year 2015 purchases from Chemistry Stores is noon on Tuesday, June 30.
Little Big Town concert tickets go on sale June 5
Tickets for an Oct. 9 concert at Stephens Auditorium by the Grammy Award-winning country group, Little Big Town, go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, June 5, via Ticketmaster. Tickets are $35 and $45, plus fees. The concert begins at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9.
North Ames commuters: 24th Street reconstruction begins May 28
A city of Ames road project to reconstruct 24th Street from Northwestern Avenue west to the railroad tracks will begin at the west end on Thursday, May 28. Phase 1 extends from Hayes Avenue (including the intersection) west to the railroad crossing, and is anticipated to take 14 working days, weather dependent. Vehicles will need to detour. During the remainder of the phases, one lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction.
West Street reconstruction moves closer to campus
The city's reconstruction of West Street moves into phase 3B (between Sheldon and Hyland avenues) on Tuesday, May 26, with an expected 2-3 week timeline. The West-Hyland intersection will be reconstructed toward the end of, or immediately following, 3B and is expected to take 2 weeks. Access to campus via West Street will be impacted through late June. Sheldon Avenue will remain open during both phases.
Anniversary events at Reiman Gardens continue June 5-6
As part of its 20th year celebration, Reiman Gardens staff will host a Big Band dance on Friday, June 5 (4:30-8 p.m.) and a family-friendly day on Saturday, June 6 (10 a.m.-6 p.m.). Both are open to the public. The cost of Friday's event is $35 (members $30) through May 31; and $50 for everyone after that. Registration is requested. Visitors on Saturday pay regular garden admission, $8 (members and ISU students free, seniors $7, kids ages 4-17 $4), and can enjoy a full schedule of entertainment, in addition to current garden exhibits. Registration is not needed. Reiman Gardens was dedicated in September 2005.
Athletics department has free yard signs for pick up
Iowa State fans are invited to show their Cyclone pride with yard signs for their homes. The sign features "Forever One" on one side and the athletics department's "I-State" logo on the other. Available while supplies last, the free signs can be picked up at the Jacobson Building, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Signs will not be mailed.