University of Iowa Grandparents University®

Jul 13, 2023

08:00 AM - 04:30 PM

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The University of Iowa is hosting its first-ever Grandparents University®. Hawkeye grandparents and grandchildren, ages 8–14 years old, can experience student life together while taking part in educational, fun, and unique activities.

View courses: https://www.foriowa.org/grandparentsu

This one-day event—Thursday, July 13—will provide exclusive experiences in arts and humanities, health and wellness, and science that are meaningful to both the young and young at heart. Create lasting memories and learn from leading experts—all the while spending the day with your grandchild. Enjoy indoor and outdoor activities as you learn more about:

  • Architecture
  • Bird banding
  • Earthquakes
  • Falconry
  • Fly fishing
  • And more!

For more information, please contact Erin Brokel at GrandparentsUniversity@foriowa.org or 319-467-3668.

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 this program, please contact in advance at