Advertisement

Subscribe
to the
Weekender

Advertisement

Arts & Entertainment

Posted by Weekender | Sep 19, 2008

Either you're helping me rebuild my house [wink, wink] or you're looking for some good times on the weekend. Either way, there's no home game, so you can praise/curse the...

Posted by Weekender | Sep 11, 2008

Little Village is going to monopolize this week's weekender by highlighting I-Renew's 2008 Energy and Sustainability Expo. No, it's not the only thing to do this weekend, it's just the...

Posted by Weekender | Sep 5, 2008

Well folks, sometimes you get so busy you don't have a  whole lot of time for fun, or in the case of this week, time to even think about the...

Posted by Kathryn Howe | Sep 3, 2008

If you see a lady with a ladder circling your favorite tree this fall, she just might be Betsy Hickok. Musician, writer, and “leaf artist” extraordinaire, Betsy discusses a creative...

Posted by Melody Dworak | Sep 3, 2008

Hurricane Season: The Hidden Messages in WaterClimbing PoeTree, Alixa + NaimaSaturday, September 27, 2008, 7pmWesley Center, 120 N. Dubuque St., Iowa CityWhat more can be said about water after the...

Posted by Craig Eley | Sep 3, 2008

Labor Day weekend: the end of white shoes, sure, but also the first school-day off--and the start of National Potato Month (seriously). Oh yeah, right here and now, the great...

Posted by Scott Samuelson | Sep 3, 2008

Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo is celebrating this fall its 50th anniversary as an object of obsession for movie lovers. This year also marks the less-auspicious 15th anniversary of when I became...

Posted by Kembrew McLeod | Sep 3, 2008

Arthur Russell was straight outta Oskaloosa, an Iowa native, born and bred. He died of AIDS in 1992, leaving behind a sprawling and obscure body of music that hops through...

Posted by Brian Schmarje | Sep 3, 2008

I looked around at all the signs in Iowa City. Camp Euphoria in Lone Tree stuck out I was the editor there 3 years ago. I went into John’s to...

Posted by Maggie Anderson | Sep 3, 2008

[audio:zoe_lewis_never_too_old.mp3] Zoe Lewis - Never Too Old (mp3) Feminists burning their bras in protest, women such as Janis Joplin, Joni Mitchell and Linda Ronstadt on stage, and the Equal Rights...

Posted by Weekender | Aug 27, 2008

Whoops! We mistaken listed the Amana Beer Festival on Saturday instead of Sunday. I'm sure you could find some beer at Millstream Brewery on Saturday, but if you want to...

Posted by Weekender | Aug 27, 2008

[update: we mistakenly listed the Amana Beer Festival on Saturday. The event actually takes place on Sunday] First a plug...LV works tirelessly to bring you weekend goodies every Wednesday. If...

Posted by Melody Dworak | Aug 24, 2008

Nick Petira might start a whole new genre of music with this, hermavocal pop, at least that's my wish. From maxon5ames5's comment, "that girl sounds like a guy!!!!!" to vicktorr2008's...

Posted by Weekender | Aug 20, 2008

If you're a student, you'll probably attend at least one event at the University of Iowa Welcome Week. And there's plenty of fun to be had--from the President's Block Party...

Posted by Scott Samuelson | Aug 19, 2008

Editor's Note: A summer full of festivals winds down this week with the second annual Landlocked Film Festival. This year, Iowa City's umbrella organization Summer of the Arts wove Landlocked...

Posted by Warren Sprouse | Aug 19, 2008

What I See When I Close My Eyes Documentary, 29 min Directed by Leslie Hope Landlocked: Saturday, August 23, 12:30pm as part of the kid-friendly program. The Khmer Rouge just...