EAST

Sun., Oct. 13, Meet Vesta the Fox, Learn about one-year-old Vesta’s story and other animals native to Iowa, and about being a wildlife rehabilitator. 1-2 pm, 5300 Otis Rd. SE, Cedar Rapids. 

Sun., Oct. 13, Full Moon & Drumming, Celebrate the Full Moon by singing up the moon, making offerings and asking for blessings, followed by drumming. 6:15-8:15 pm, Terry Trueblood Recreation Area, 579 McCollister Blvd., Iowa City. 

Wed., Oct. 16, Aromatherapy for the Soul with Kathy Petsche, Exploration of essential oils and how to use them for your soul with chance to concoct own blend! $30, 6-8 pm, Kae Apothecary, 100 1st St. SW, Mount Vernon.

Thurs., Oct. 17, Wire Weaving: Securing the Stone, In Part One of this progressive series, learn all of the basics about using wire to create a “cage” for polished stones. $39-$44. 6-8 pm, ReAlive Metaphysical and Repurposing, 1060 7th Ave, Marion.

 CENTRAL

Sun., Oct. 13, Climate Change Theatre Action: Lighting the Way, The first of ISU Theatre’s 2019-2020 mainstage season, HERoic, which features all plays by female playwrights. Part of ISU Theatre’s commitment to the 50/50 by 2020 gender equity movement. 2-4 pm. Plays are on different parts of campus, for more information visit the website.  

Sun., Oct. 13, National Wildlife Refuge Week, Stewardship opportunities for you and/or your group collecting native seeds to help restore prairie habitat at the Refuge. 9 am-12 pm, 9981 Pacific St,Prairie City.

Mon., Oct. 14, 2019 Iowa Hunger Summit, Workshops, keynote speakers and a Hunger Luncheon, where guests sample meals used by organizations in hunger-fighting efforts at home and abroad. 7:30 am-4 pm, Marriott Downtown Des Moines, 700 Grand Avenue, 2nd + 3rd Floors, Des Moines.

WEST

Sun., Oct. 13, Fall Festival At The Siouxland Holistic Healing Center, Spend the day celebrating all of the things that make fall great. 11 am – 4 pm, Siouxland Holistic Healing Center, 1301 West 1st Street, Sioux City. 

Sun., Oct. 13, LGBTQ Monthly Potluck, Bring your beverage of choice and, if possible, a dish to share. 5:30 pm, First Unitarian Church, 2508 Jackson St, Sioux City.  

Sun., Oct. 13, We Are Family: Yoga Nidra, Explore space,re-connect. 2:30-3:30 pm, Be Yoga Studio, 1101 4th St. Suite 3E, Sioux City. 

NORTH

Tues., Oct. 15, Wright After Work, Joanne Hardinger, a docent with both the Stockman House and Historic Park Inn Hotel, will present contrast and comparison of the two Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie School commissions, 5-7 pm, registration required. Wright on the Park, 17 South Federal Avenue, Mason City. 

Thurs., Oct. 17, Pint Night Ride,  Utilizing some of the Cedar Valley’s best (and flattest) trails, ride your bike with new friends each ride.5:30 pm-8 pm, SingleSpeed Brewing Co., 325 Commercial St.,Waterloo.

SOUTH

Sun., Oct. 13, Beginner Cupcake Decorating Workshop, beginner techniques and 3-4 piping tips. Create 8+ unique cupcake designs. 3-5 pm, $35, Bountiful Bakery, 303 S Main St., Fairfield.

Wed. Oct. 16, Free Fright Flick, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, Capitol Theater of Burlington Iowa. 7 pm, 211 N 3rd St., Burlington.