Friday, January 31, 2014

Story City - Kaffe With Your Valentine - Sunday, February 9, 2014

Join us for a sampling of coffees and desserts! You will have the chance to sample 5 flavors of coffee from KaffeGeita. A variety of mini desserts will be served, all made by local bakers including Robyn from The Bistro.

Lucky Kim will be demonstrating the art of Hanji Craft, traditional Korean paper cutting. A collection of vintage valentines will also be on display. Plus live music from Pat Hashman!

Fairview Lodge, Grove Ave, Story City, Iowa
1:00pm until 3:00pm, Sunday, February 9, 2014

Tickets are $12.00 per person or $20.00 for a pair. Tickets are available at the Carriage House Museum, GCC Office (524 Broad St), or at KaffeGeita.

Proceeds benefit the Story City Historical Society.

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Ames Free Photo Preservation Class - February 6 & 20, 2014

You're invited to join us
Introduction To Photo 
Preservation Class
Come join us for a FREE introductory class led by our collections manager Sarah Carlson. This introductory class will touch on the basic handling and storing of old photographs and negatives. The class will also discuss digitizing your photo collection, how to back them up, how to manage digital files, and how to scan photos properly. This class will be offered at two different dates.
February 6th & 20th
Ames History Center
416 Douglas Ave.

RSVP to 515-232-2148 or
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Monday, January 20, 2014

Slater Brunch and Annual Meeting - February 12, 2014

Date:  February 12, 2014
Time:  10:00 – 12:00  Brunch followed by the annual meeting
Site:  Heritage Hall –318 First Ave. Slater
No reservations needed and free to the public.