Programs

Piano Sundays

Piano Sundays

Now in its 13th year, the Piano Sundays concert series at the Old Capitol Museum has showcased the most talented University of Iowa faculty and students in the UI School of Music. Each concert is supported by West Music of Coralville and presents a unique set of musical selections ranging from Back to Bartok, Jenni to Ginastera, Mozart to Mussorgsky, and more!

2019-2020 Series:
September 29th - Ksenia Nosikova, Tammie Walker and UI piano students
November 3rd – MTNA State winners
February 2nd- Rene Lecuona and Studio
March 1st - Uriel Tsachor and Studio
April 5th- Alan Huckleberry and Studio

Sketch Nite

sketch nite

Experienced, aspiring, and amateur artists alike: this fall, make our museums your muse.

Join us in one of our magical gallery spaces after-hours with other artists in your community. Our collections make excellent subjects for sketching because they're always perfectly still! 

This program is designed for adult participants but everyone is welcome!  Admission is free. Advanced registration not required.

New Summer 2019 dates are here!

  • Thursday, September 5 5-6:30pm in Bird Hall at the Museum of Natural History
  • Thursday, November 7 5-6:30pm in Mammal Hall at the Museum of Natural History
  • Thursday, December 5 5-6:30pm in Old Capitol