Traveling Exhibit Schedule

To accommodate interest in our traveling exhibit, two sets of exhibit banners will travel the state in 2017. Please check both routes below to find a community host near you. If you would like to serve as a community host during an unscheduled time slot, please complete our interest form.

We wish to thank our community partners for hosting our exhibit as well as the co-sponsors for this portion of our project: the UI Office of Outreach and Engagement, Humanities Iowa, the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG), and the Netzwerk Deutsch program of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Route 1

1. March 15-27, Cedar Rapids Public Library, Cedar Rapids, IA

2. March 29 – April 10, Kalona Historical Village, Kalona, IA

3. April 12 – 24, Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, IA

4. April 26 – May 8, Amana Heritage Society, Amana, IA

5. May 10-22, Schroeder Library, Keystone, IA

6. May 24 – June 5, Eldora Public Library, Eldora, IA

7. June 7 – 19, Schleswig Library, Schleswig, IA

8. June 21 – July 4, Manning-Hausbarn Heritage Park, Manning, IA

9. July 6-17, Laurens Public Library, Laurens, IA

10. July 19-24, Palo Alto County Fair, Emmetsburg, IA

11. August 2-August 7, Low German Friendship Conference, Manning, IA

12. August 9-21, Ostfriesland Heritage Society, Wellsburg, IA

13. August 23 – September 4, Grundy County Museum, Morrison, IA

14. September 6-25, Waverly, IA (Sept. 6-7, Bremer County Historical Society; Sept. 9-10, St. Paul’s Church; Sept. 11-17, Waverly Public Library; Sept. 21, Waverly-Shell Rock High School; Sept. 22-23, Waverly Oktoberfest German Club)

15. September 27 – Oct. 9, Waterloo Public Library, Waterloo, IA

16. October 11-30, German-American Heritage Center, Davenport, IA

Route 2

1. March 1-13, Ackley Development Commission, Ackley, IA

2. March 15 – April 3, Ames Organizations, Ames, IA

3. April 6 – May 1, State Historical Museum of Iowa, Des Moines, IA

4. May 3 – May 15, Polk City Library

5. May 17-May 29, History on the Hill, Madison County Historical Society, Winterset, IA

6. May 31 – June 12, Belle Plaine Historical Society

7. June 14-19, Wapello County Fair, Eldon, IA

8. June 21 – July 4, Prairie Trails Musuem, Corydon, IA

9. July 6-July 17, Delaware County Fair, Manchester, IA

10. July 19 – July 31, Jackson County Fair, Maquoketa, IA

11. August 2 – September 4, TBD

12. September 6 -18, Clay County Fair, Spencer, IA

13. September 20 -25, Guttenberg Chamber of Commerce, Guttenberg, IA

14. September 27- October 9, Northwestern College Library, Orange City, IA