Events

Experience Grimes: A Tasteful Business Expo

March 3, 2015 - 4:30 pm at Performance Display
1400 SE 11th St

www.grimesiowa.com

Treasures Tour

March 3, 2015 - 5:30 pm at Salisbury House and Gardens
4025 Tonawanda Drive

www.salisburyhouse.org

Salamander Stories

March 3, 2015 - 6:30 pm at Jester Park Lodge
11407 NW Jester Park Drive

www.polkcountyiowa.gov/conservation/calendar/?mojaba-redirect=N

Amphibian or reptile…lizard or frog…how would you describe a salamander? Learn how to identify a salamander and find out what’s special about this secretive animal. Plus you’ll get a chance to meet a live tiger salamander.

State Symphony of Mexico

March 3, 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Stephens Auditorium
Lincoln way & University Blvd

The State Symphony of Mexico, under the direction of Nrique Batiz and accompanied by Russian piano soloist Irina Chistiakova, brings a fund and diverse repertoire to Stephens Auditorium. The program will include Three Spanish Dances and Intermezzo from Goyescas by Enrique Granados, Noches en los Jardines de Espana by Manuel De Falla and Iberia Suite by Isaac Albeniz.

Iowa International Center Dialogue Series

March 4, 2015 - 12:00 pm at Des Moines Public Library
1000 Grand Avenue

www.iowainternationalcenter.org

The Iowa International Center will present a program by librarian Ashley Molzen who will discuss Conversations and Coffee, the highly successful program that connects community volunteers and English Language Learners at the Forest Avenue Library.

Heartland AEA Education Career Fair

March 4, 2015 - 2:00 pm at Johnston Regional Educational Center
6500 Corporate Drive

www.bit.ly/AEACareerFair

STOMP

March 4, 2015 - March 5, 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Stephens Auditorium
Lincoln way & University Blvd

Crashing and stomping back to Stephens with their singular sound, Stomp is a peerless entertainment experience that has inspired performers, artists, and musicians around the world to see music and art in everything. Explosive, sexy and utterly unique, this international percussion sensation has garnered an armful of awards and rave reviews!

DRAKE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL VS Bradley

March 5, 2015 - 12:00 am - 7:00 pm at Drake University Knapp Center
2601 Forest Avenue

DRAKE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL VS Bradley

In Honor of Dynamic Women

March 5, 2015 - 4:00 pm at Franklin Avenue Library
5000 Franklin Avenue

www.dmpl.org

The annual Dynamic Women celebration will be held at the Forest Avenue Library on Thursday, March 5 from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM, recognizing the achievements of four dynamic women from the library community. The Friends of the Forest Avenue Library will host a reception following the ceremony.

Orchard Place Spelling Bee 2015

March 5, 2015 - 5:30 pm at Wooly’s
504 East Locust Street

www.orchardplace.org

Rowdiness, bribery and shenanigans are the name of this game! Register your team today to join in the fun of this crazy competition! Then bring your spelling skills…or just bring money to bribe the judges! Either way, you can win great prizes, raise money to help Orchard Place children…and have a whole lot of fun while doing it!

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