Hannam Design exists to "engage in relationships and impact people’s lives" through the work of design and construction. This is also the personal heartbeat of owner Megan Hannam. Professionally and personally, she believes in the power that community and relationships provide and feels together they create vast opportunity. This is why she is eager to support and give back, because so many have done that for her. Megan takes a holistic approach to her work, and while far from perfect and often failing, she still works hard to find a healthy mind, body, spirit balance. These values are core to fulfilling her passion and the mission of Hannam Design. In gratitude with all she has experienced though her work, her clients, their projects, and our beautiful community she hopes to give back, encourage, partner or support others through various ways, some highlighted below. Please considering joining in further support or interest. If you have an organization or project that aligns, please reach out to Hannam Design.
DINE Al Fresco with Friends. Entertaining at home can be enjoyable and easy. Home is where is the heart is and we will show you how! Experience the outdoors, entertaining and making new friends. Learn how to be the gracious guest while preparing the meal too! Leave with techniques to inspire your entertaining at home while being healthier and happier. The Blue zones life is right at the kitchen door!
Hannam Design is host and sponsor of the upcoming "Spoon-it", a healthy blue-zones inspired cooking class with the host of Get-Fit TV. Megan Hannam will host this event in her home. Participants will be hands-on in the kitchen with Luann Alemao, food and nutrition educator and Blue-zone pioneer! She will guide guests though a “Blue Zone” inspired menu. Culinary partner, Grazing Goat Dairy, will have goat cheeses and goat caramel to sample and purchase. Megan will incorporate and share on simple dining and design techniques for your kitchen and home. Come with a friend or meet somebody new and leave inspired with simple recipes, community awareness, and simple techniques you can practice living healthier and happier! June 18th, beginning at 5:45. This event is closed, check back for photos and contact Hannam Design if you have an interested group.
MUSIC and community celebration. Celebrate Independence Day 2019 with the WCF Symphony and Brazilian Twins at the upcoming Waterloo Mayor's Celebration, Saturday July 6th, beginning at 6PM at the downtown amphitheater in Waterloo. Megan finds music "instrumental" to the work she does as a designer and her overall well-being. She enjoys music of all genres, especially opportunities to listen out of doors. This is one of many reasons why Hannam Design is an excited sponsor of this FREE opportunity! Bring the family and friends. Local food and drink will be available at a small cost. Fireworks will be displayed at the end of the concert. This event has closed but look for partnerships in 2020.
MOVEMENT for your body. Go by spokes to see styles! Explore hidden architectural gems throughout Cedar Falls on this leisure "Homes with History" ride. Bikers can make a stop at each home or select a few that suits their desires. Each home is open for touring and the homeowners will be present for you to ask questions. No two are alike on this tour! The line-up will feature a Geodesic Dome, tiny house, Modern Flat roof featured in the 1950s Better Homes and Garden Magazine, 100-year-old Bungalow, and Re-use design that features a church turned residence. Consider finishing your route with an exterior tour of a stately Queen Anne and enjoy breath-taking views of the Cedar River. Riders should begin at Gateway park where a map and information will be provided. No specific route, this is a self-guided tour that totals approximately 8-10 miles. Homes can be viewed anytime between 2-5PM, Saturday July 6th.
Hannam Design is organizer and sponsor of "Homes with History", one of many bicycle rides in the upcoming Cedar Valley Pedal fest. Megan was asked to organized this architectural tour given her knowledge and experience of homes in the Cedar Valley. She is excited to connect others through movement and eager for others to discover and tour these unique homes. Visit the Pedal Fest website to learn more about this ride and MANY more! This is a FREE two-day family friendly festival, offering rides and activities for all! This event is closed, please check back for pictures and keep watch for another tour that will be organized for the September 2020 festival!