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  • St. Paul Lutheran Church

    Mission: To know Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, to grow in faith through His Sacraments and Word, and to go with His love into our community and world. About Us: St. Paul Lutheran began on February 15, 1953 with a congregation of 47 members. The church was official...

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  • City Of Ames

    Ames was established in 1864 to serve the Cedar Rapids and Missouri River Railroad. Cynthia Duff, an early Ames settler, was instrumental in helping to secure land for the railroad. The railroad president, John Blair, named the town after his friend Oakes Ames, a r...

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  • Ames Community School District

    Mission: The mission of the Ames Community Schools is to ensure that all learners develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, values, and personal esteem necessary to grow in and shape a changing society. About Us: The Ames Community School District is the public school dis...

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  • Iowa State University Museums

    Mission Statement: The University Museums exist to foster understanding and delight in the visual arts with a focus on the creative interactions in arts, sciences and technology.  The University Museums nurture knowledge of and appreciation for the University's cultura...

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  • Ames Historical Society

    Ames Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1980 as Ames Heritage Association. Our founder is Ames historian, Farwell T. Brown, whose historical writings and research have inspired residents to appreciate and preserve the history of Ames. The ...

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  • Ames Public Library

    History:The Ames Public Library was not originally a free public library. During the 1890s, subscribers paid dues to keep a small reading room open. For example, in 1897 a local P.E.O. Society purchased 33 shares of stock and later voted two dollars per month to support the ...

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  • Octagon Center For The Arts

    Mission: The founders of the Octagon visualized an art center that would foster active participation in the arts by providing a place where the arts are taught to people of all ages; to give serious practicing artists a meeting place to work together, exchange ideas, and di...

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  • Insect Zoo

    The Insect Zoo in Iowa State University's Department of Entomology is an outreach program developed to foster an appreciation of insects found in Iowa and throughout the world. Participants can view and interact with live insects and other arthropods. We emphasize the divers...

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  • Ames Community Theater

    About Us:The Ames Community Theater was officially started in October 1956 as members of the Ames Playground Radio Theater and Touring Players asked the simple question: Why didn’t Ames have a community theater? Previous interest in forming a group had high hopes but n...

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  • Iowa State Center

    Iowa State Center Mission Statement: "To develop and support the programming, facilities and services necessary to establish the Iowa State Center as the premier university public assembly complex in the United States." About Us: The Iowa State Center began as the dream ...

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  • ISU Theatre

    ISU Theatre provides a comprehensive undergraduate education in Theatre and the Performing Arts. This program prepares the student for graduate school, professional theatre training programs, and the teaching of Theatre at the secondary education level. Courses in Theatrical...

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  • Rotary Club of Ames

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  • Ames Morning Rotary Club
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  • Kiwanis Club of Ames

    The Ames Kiwanis Club, the 968th club to be organized in Kiwanis International, came into existence on May 14, 1923 with 50 charter members. Service projects to benefit boys and girls were initiated in 1925, the first of many projects to follow. The first recognition as...

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  • Brunnier Art Museum

    About the Brunnier Art MuseumThe Brunnier Art Museum is the state's only accredited museum emphasizing a decorative arts collection, and one of the nation's few museums located within a performing arts and conference complex (Iowa State Center). Founded in 1975, the museum ...

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  • Friends Of The Ames Public Library
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  • Ames Jewish Congregation
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  • Lions Club Of Iowa

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  • Mary Greeley Medical Center

    Mission: We provide high quality, cost effective health care services that advance the health of central Iowans through specialized care and personal touch. Vision: We will be the medical center of choice. Our Values: We take PRIDE in the quality of care we provide to our pa...

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  • Ames Main Street Farmers' Market

    Market Hours: May, 2017 - September, 2017Saturdays, 8AM - 12:30PM October, 2017Saturdays, 9AM - 12:30PM Location: 304 Main Street...

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  • Story County Community Foundation

    he Story County Community Foundation (SCCF) is a nonprofit public charity created by generous local citizens. It builds permanent charitable funds called endowments. Each endowment distributes a portion of its earning annually in perpetuity--forever--to support a charitable ...

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  • Women, Food And Agriculture Network

    About UsWFAN is a community of women involved in sustainable agriculture. We are farmers, landowners, researchers, students, advocates and mothers concerned about our families' health. We come from all over the US and several other countries, and do the majority of our work ...

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  • Iowa State University

    Iowa Agricultural College and Model Farm (now Iowa State University) was officially established on March 22, 1858, by the legislature of the State of Iowa.  Story County was selected as a site on June 21, 1859, and the original farm of 648 acres was purchased for a cost...

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  • Farm to Folk Collaborative

    The Farm to Folk Collaborative (F2F) connects farmers using sustainable methods of agriculture with central Iowa consumers seeking fresh, nutritious, locally grown farm products. Our mission is to build strong, cooperative relationships between and among producers and consum...

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  • Black's Heritage Farm

    Enjoy a visit to our farm. See and feed animals. We have ponies, horses, pigs, goats, turkeys, chickens, cow & calf, and more. Take a trolley ride around the farm. In May come to our Spring Open House, In July come to our sweet corn feed. In October come pick your own pu...

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  • League Of Women Voters Of Ames

    Our Mission and RolesThe League of Women Voters of Ames, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advoca...

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  • Perfect Games

    Welcome to Perfect Games, Central Iowa’s Premier Family Entertainment Center Featuring 24 lanes of state of the art bowling, a two-story laser tag arena, huge arcade, full sports bar, meeting rooms with computer screens and internet, and our full service restaurant, K...

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  • North Grand Farmers Market

    Market Hours: SummerMay 7, 2016 - October 29, 2016Saturday, 8AM - 12:30PMMay 11, 2016 - October 26, 2016Wednesday, 3PM - 6PM Winter March 31, 2017 - April 30, 2017Fridays and Saturdays, 10AM - 9PMSundays, 12PM - 5PM Location: 2801 Grand Avenue, parking lot N of JC Penney @ N...

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Ames, Iowa. Population for Ames from the last gathering is 50731. You can view Ames venues that host many Ames IA events every year.

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Ames Iowa has a latitude of 42.0275 and a longitude of -93.6369. View the full profile

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