Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in a tour or program, please contact the Stanley in advance at 319-335-1727.

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Guided Meditation Led by Student Wellness

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 12:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Take a break from your studies and join us in the present moment. Experience a guided meditation and brief discussion led by Koru Mindfulness teachers. No prior experience is necessary. Please remember, food and beverages must remain in the cloakroom on the first floor. Find more information about mindfulness at UI: https://studentwellness.uiowa.edu/programs/mindfulness
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Stanley Campus Council Monthly Event

Thursday, December 8, 2022 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Join the Stanley Campus Council as we prepare to end this fall semester with a bang! Take a break from studying and drop by the Stanley for snacks, stress-relieving crafts and activities, and a movie. You can always come back next week for "Study at the Stanley" to get some real finals-studying done. 
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Mindfulness in the Museum

Friday, December 9, 2022 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
We welcome students to the museum from 2:30 to 4 p.m. each Friday to relax, sketch, read, meditate, and practice mindfulness. Unwind from the week and enter the weekend refreshed! Handouts from Student Wellness and Art Therapist Dana Keeton are available at the welcome desk. We invite visitors to do the exercises in the Visual Classroom to de-stress and ease themselves into the weekend.
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Wilder Hill Players Holiday Performance

Sunday, December 11, 2022 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
The Wilder Hill players are ecstatic to be performing in the beautiful Stanley Museum again! The mission of the University of Iowa Musical Theatre Ambassadors is to spread the joy of musical theatre and song across campus and create more performance opportunities for University of Iowa Musical Theatre students, with the purpose of bolstering enthusiasm for the arts on campus and in the Iowa City Community. The Wilder Hill players will be performing songs that celebrate warm fellowship during...
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Study at the Stanley

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 10:00am to 4:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Study for finals and wrap up semester projects at the Stanley with snacks in the lobby. Take a break in our galleries to find a new favorite artwork.
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Study at the Stanley

Wednesday, December 14, 2022 10:00am to 4:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Study for finals and wrap up semester projects at the Stanley with snacks in the lobby. Take a break in our galleries to find a new favorite artwork.
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Study at the Stanley

Thursday, December 15, 2022 10:00am to 4:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Study for finals and wrap up semester projects at the Stanley with snacks in the lobby. Take a break in our galleries to find a new favorite artwork.
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Stanley Campus Council Monthly Event

Thursday, January 19, 2023 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Join the Stanley Campus Council for an exciting return-to-campus event--sip a warm beverage, mingle in the lobby, and take a peek at the galleries to see what works have rotated in or out over winter break. 
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Art & Write Night

Friday, February 3, 2023 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Join the long, rich, historical tradition of artists creating in our spaces. Professional, aspiring, and amateur artists alike, make our museum your muse. The return of this popular program series welcomes guests into the Museum of Natural History's magical gallery spaces after-hours to work on sketching or writing projects with other campus and community artists. Tell a friend, grab a notebook, and join us on the first Friday of each month. We'll provide a new inspo prompt for each session...
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Stanley Campus Council Monthly Event

Thursday, February 9, 2023 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Join the Stanley Campus Council for an early Valentine's Day celebration: bring your lovers, your friends, or just yourself and celebrate all things art, beauty, and love with us!
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Book Matters: Scholars in Conversation at the Stanley

Thursday, February 16, 2023 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Please join us for an interdisciplinary conversation at the University of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art featuring three UI community-engaged scholars who have recently published co-authored, collaborative works. A Q&A will follow the remarks.
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Art & Write Night

Friday, March 3, 2023 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Join the long, rich, historical tradition of artists creating in our spaces. Professional, aspiring, and amateur artists alike, make our museum your muse. The return of this popular program series welcomes guests into the Museum of Natural History's magical gallery spaces after-hours to work on sketching or writing projects with other campus and community artists. Tell a friend, grab a notebook, and join us on the first Friday of each month. We'll provide a new inspo prompt for each session...
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Stanley Campus Council Monthly Event

Thursday, March 9, 2023 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Join the Stanley Campus Council for an exploration into female artists and artistry during Women's History Month! 
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Art & Write Night

Friday, April 7, 2023 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Join the long, rich, historical tradition of artists creating in our spaces. Professional, aspiring, and amateur artists alike, make our museum your muse. The return of this popular program series welcomes guests into the Museum of Natural History's magical gallery spaces after-hours to work on sketching or writing projects with other campus and community artists. Tell a friend, grab a notebook, and join us on the first Friday of each month. We'll provide a new inspo prompt for each session...
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Stanley Campus Council Monthly Event

Thursday, April 13, 2023 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Join the Stanley Campus Council for an exciting monthly event. Check back later for more details!
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Stanley Campus Council Monthly Event

Thursday, May 4, 2023 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Join the Stanley Campus Council for a fun close-of-the-semester event!
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Art & Write Night

Friday, May 5, 2023 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Join the long, rich, historical tradition of artists creating in our spaces. Professional, aspiring, and amateur artists alike, make our museum your muse. The return of this popular program series welcomes guests into the Museum of Natural History's magical gallery spaces after-hours to work on sketching or writing projects with other campus and community artists. Tell a friend, grab a notebook, and join us on the first Friday of each month. We'll provide a new inspo prompt for each session...
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Art & Write Night

Friday, June 2, 2023 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Join the long, rich, historical tradition of artists creating in our spaces. Professional, aspiring, and amateur artists alike, make our museum your muse. The return of this popular program series welcomes guests into the Museum of Natural History's magical gallery spaces after-hours to work on sketching or writing projects with other campus and community artists. Tell a friend, grab a notebook, and join us on the first Friday of each month. We'll provide a new inspo prompt for each session...
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Art & Write Night

Friday, July 7, 2023 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Join the long, rich, historical tradition of artists creating in our spaces. Professional, aspiring, and amateur artists alike, make our museum your muse. The return of this popular program series welcomes guests into the Museum of Natural History's magical gallery spaces after-hours to work on sketching or writing projects with other campus and community artists. Tell a friend, grab a notebook, and join us on the first Friday of each month. We'll provide a new inspo prompt for each session...
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Art & Write Night

Friday, August 4, 2023 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Join the long, rich, historical tradition of artists creating in our spaces. Professional, aspiring, and amateur artists alike, make our museum your muse. The return of this popular program series welcomes guests into the Museum of Natural History's magical gallery spaces after-hours to work on sketching or writing projects with other campus and community artists. Tell a friend, grab a notebook, and join us on the first Friday of each month. We'll provide a new inspo prompt for each session...
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