Events

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

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

Easter Seals Iowa Community Swim

Tuesday, June 24th 2014 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Easter Seals Iowa/Camp Sunnyside
104 NE 66th Avenue

You’re invited to join us for a community swim every Tuesday in our heated, accessible, indoor pool. Cost is free if you are assisting a person.

Tuesdays thru 1/13/2015

$4

www.eastersealsia.org

 

Sunday Tunes @ Summerset Winery Every Sunday All Year Long, Rain or Shine

Sunday, June 29th 2014 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at Summerset Winery
15101 Fairfax Street

When the weather is warm the concerts will be held outside, weather permitting. For outside concerts you will want to bring your own chair & picnic basket. Wine/beer available for purchase. Alcohol cannot be brought onto the property. All alcohol must be purchased at the winery. For a list of bands: www.summersetwine.com.

Sundays thru 12/14/2014

3-6 p.m.

$3/pp or $10 a car load. FREE to Case Club members

Sunday Tunes @ Summerset Winery Every Sunday All Year Long, Rain or Shine

Sunday, July 6th 2014 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at Summerset Winery
15101 Fairfax Street

When the weather is warm the concerts will be held outside, weather permitting. For outside concerts you will want to bring your own chair & picnic basket. Wine/beer available for purchase. Alcohol cannot be brought onto the property. All alcohol must be purchased at the winery.

3-6 p.m.

$3/pp or $10 a car load. FREE to Case Club members

www.summersetwine.com

South Side Writers’ Workshop

Friday, July 11th 2014 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at South Side Library
1111 Porter Avenue

Bring your essays, poetry, personal stories, novel or other work and join us! Our monthly group meets on the second Friday. For questions, contact Sandy at skdeyoe@dmpl.org.

Second Friday on month thru 2/13/2015

Free

Ladies Night @ Climb Iowa

Friday, September 5th 2014 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
at Climb Iowa
3605 SE Miehe Drive

Come any time during the day! From 6:30-8pm, ladies will be invited to an informal session to work on a variety of climbing skills and help individuals work toward their goals.
Climb Iowa, 3605 SE Miehe Drive, Grimes, IA50111
$10 day pass (without rental gear); $16 day pass (with rental gear)
www.climbiowa.com

Girls’ Weekend

Friday, October 17th 2014 - 7:30 pm
at Des Moines Playhouse
831 42nd Street

Wednesdays-Saturdays 7:30 p.m., Sundays 2 p.m.
Prices start at $23
www.dmplayhouse.com
As bottles tip up, secrets spill out and men sneak in. Girls’ Weekend is a lightning-quick farce written by local theatre veteran, Karen Schaeffer. The script was a hit in the 2013-14 play reading season, and the Playhouse is excited to bring the story to life on the stage.

Des Moines Bucs VS Sioux Falls

Friday, October 31st 2014 - 7:00 pm
at Des Moines Buccaneers Hockey Team
7201 Hickman Road

Des Moines Bucs VS Sioux Falls

Drake VS SAN DIEGO

Saturday, November 1st 2014 - 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
at Drake Stadium
2719 Forest Ave.

Drake VS  SAN DIEGO

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Powered by Events Manager

Recent Headlines

in Sports, Viral Videos

Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

14-overlay4

The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

in National

Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dead at 71

menino

The longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died.

in Entertainment, Sports

The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

bumgarner1

World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

in National

U.S. economy grows 3.5% in third quarter

shopping

A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U.S. economic growth in the third quarter.

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: Ice Cube teaches Elmo a new word

11-overlay2

There was a time when parents would have freaked out to hear their kids were learning words from Ice Cube.