Events

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.

Conversations & Coffee

June 24, 2014 - July 29, 2014 - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm at Forest Avenue Library
1326 Forest Avenue

English-learning adults and community members wishing to share their local knowledge are invited to come together for English conversation and light refreshments

Free

www.dmpl.org

 

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

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

June 29, 2014 - December 14, 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

Des Moines Vintage Bike Night

July 1, 2014 - September 1, 2014 - 12:00 am at Angelo’s
1238 8th Street

Des Moines Vintage Bike night: Meeting at Angelo’s to show off our classic cafe, brat, chopper & scooters. Free, Come out and have fun!

Free

www.facebook.com/DSMvintage

Coffee Karaoke

July 5, 2014 - July 26, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Java Joes Dart Bus Station
620 Cherry Street

Coffee Karaoke will take place on Saturday nights at the DART Bus Station…stop by for FREE coffee & karaoke

Saturday nights 7 – 9 p.m.

www.javajoescoffeehouse.com

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

July 6, 2014 - December 14, 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.

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

www.summersetwine.com

Shrek

July 11, 2014 - August 3, 2014 - 7:30 pm at Des Moines Playhouse
831 42nd Street

In a kingdom far, far away, things get ugly when an ogre, not a handsome prince, shows up to rescue a feisty Princess. Throw in a wisecracking Donkey, a villain with a short temper, a Gingerbread Man with attitude, and other fairy tale misfits, and you’ve got a mess that calls for a real hero.

Wednesdays-Saturdays 7:30 p.m., Sundays 2 p.m.

Prices start at $23

www.dmplayhouse.com

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