Events

Architecture @ Hand Summer Walking Tours

Thursday, May 15th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
at Iowa Architectural Foundation
400 Locust Street

Lace up your walking shoes & explore downtown Des Moines’ architectural gems with the Iowa Architectural Foundation’s (IAF) annual summer Architecture @ Hand Walking Tours. Guided by area architects & design professionals, these tours of downtown provide an opportunity for local residents & visitors to appreciate the rich architectural heritage of Iowa’s capitol city. Tours begin at the Iowa Architectural Foundation office at 5:30pm & are approx. 90 minutes long.

Tickets: www.redtrucktickets.com.

$10 per person

www.iowaarchfoundation.org/en/upcoming_events/

Architecture @ Hand Summer Walking Tours

Thursday, May 15th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
at Iowa Architectural Foundation
400 Locust Street

Lace up your walking shoes & explore downtown Des Moines’ architectural gems with the Iowa Architectural Foundation’s (IAF) annual summer Architecture @ Hand Walking Tours.

$10 per person

www.iowaarchfoundation.org/en/upcoming_events/

World Food Prize Hall of Laureates Open House

Saturday, June 7th 2014 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
at World Food Prize Hall of Laureates
100 Locust Street

The World Food Prize Hall of Laureates is expanding its FREE public hours! Now open to all on Tuesdays, Saturdays & Sundays, with Wednesdays & Thursdays reserved for pre-booked group tours!

Free

www.worldfoodprize.org/hall

Global Greens Farmers Market

Saturday, June 7th 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
at Luthern Services in Iowa
3200 University Avenue

Global Greens Farmers Market features fruits & vegetables grown by displaced farmers who have resettled in Iowa. For more information, contact Minah Yang at 515.271.7351 or visit www.LSIowa.org.

Saturdays 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Free

Global Greens Farmers Market

Saturday, June 7th 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
at LSI (Lutheran Services in Iowa)
3200 University Ave

Global Greens Farmers Market features fruits & vegetables on Saturdays grown by displaced farmers who have resettled in Iowa.

Free

www.LSIowa.org

Beaverdale Farmer’s Market

Tuesday, June 10th 2014 - 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
at Beaverdale
3422 Beaver Avenue

 Tuesdays 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Free

www.beaverdalefarmersmarket.org

Hollaback! Des Moines Monthly Meetup

Tuesday, June 10th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
at Smokey Row Coffee
1910 Cottage Grove Ave

Hollaback! Des Moines is a grassroots initiative to make public spaces (including streets, public venues & transit) safer for women & LGBTQ folks. Specifically, we aim to confront street harassment in these spaces.

Free

www.desmoines.ihollaback.org

Upcycle Steward Program

Saturday, June 14th 2014 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
at Greenwood Park
4500 Grand Avenue

Want to help remove invasive species, improve the health of our woodlands AND help feed animals at the Blank Park Zoo? Become an Upcycle Steward at Greenwood Park, the 2nd Saturday of every month!

www.dmparks.org

Upcycle Steward Program

Saturday, June 14th 2014 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
at Greenwood Park
4500 Grand Avenue

From 9 a.m to Noon, volunteers will remove honeysuckle to restore one of our most treasured parks while providing food for the giraffes & rhinos.

www.dmparks.org

Evening Bridge Club

Wednesday, June 18th 2014 - 6:00 pm
at Central Library
1000 Grand Avenue

Meet at the Central Library to practice playing bridge on Wednesday evenings in the Cafe Gallery. Preregister online or call 515-283-4152. Call Troy for more details at 515-710-2319.

Free

www.dmpl.org

 

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