Events

Architecture @ Hand Summer Walking Tours

May 15, 2014 - September 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm at Iowa Architectural Foundation
400 Locust Street, Suite 100

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

May 15, 2014 - September 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm at Iowa Architectural Foundation
400 Locust Street, Suite 100

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/

 

Yoga in the Park

June 7, 2014 - September 27, 2014 - 9:00 am - 10:00 am at Gray’s Lake
2100 Fleur Drive

Yoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation & Unity Point Health – Des Moines is back again for another summer! We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray’s Lake.

Every Saturday 9 – 10 a.m.

Free

www.dmparks.org

Global Greens Farmers Market

June 7, 2014 - September 27, 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm at LSI (Lutheran Services in Iowa)
3200 University Ave

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

June 7, 2014 - September 27, 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

 

Upcycle Steward Program

June 14, 2014 - December 13, 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

June 14, 2014 - December 13, 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. Registration/supplies available onsite. Volunteers must be age 14 or older. Call 237-1386 for more information.

www.dmparks.org

Capitall Riders’ Run with the Animals

June 23, 2014 - October 20, 2014 - 6:00 pm at McVay Trail Head Shelter
300 Block of East 5th Street

Beginning Runner’s Group – A FREE running group for learning the basics of training & racing for all levels of runners. We run rain or shine, cold or heat – but we will wait for a storm to pass. If there is lightning, we won’t run.

Mondays thru 10/20/2014 at 6 p.m.

Easter Seals Iowa Community Swim

June 24, 2014 - January 13, 2015 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Camp Sunnyside
401 NE 66th Ave

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

West Des Moines Farmers’ Market

June 26, 2014 - October 2, 2014 - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Historic Valley Junction
217 - 5th Street

Historic Valley Junction Foundation Farmers Market!

Free & free parking

www.valleyjunction.com

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