Events

Million Dollar Quartet

April 12, 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Stephens Auditorium
Lincoln way & University Blvd

This thrilling Tony Award-winning musical brings the rock ‘n’ roll sizzle of Memphis to Stephens and takes you inside the famed studio where recording icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins came together for the greatest jam session ever. In one unforgettable night, you’ll hear “Blue Suede Shoes,” “Sixteen Tons,” “Great Balls of Fire,” “Walk the Line,” “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On,” “Who Do You Love,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” “Hound Dog” and more.

Iowa Wild Vs Toronto

April 14, 2015 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 Third Street

Classical Conversations

April 15, 2015 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Temple for Performing Arts
1011 Locust Street

Join Dr. Eric Saylor for an informal and enjoyable class that introduces you to the music the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra will perform during the 2014-2015 season! This class is intended for anyone who enjoys music — from long-time Symphony-goers to those interested in attending their first concert. Enjoy the company of fellow music-lovers, a little wine and cheese and enlightening conversations. Tickets are $15 and available to those 21 and over.  For more information, please contact Joshua Barlage at joshua@dmsymphony.org.

Central Iowa Tour de Cure

June 6, 2015 - 7:00 am - 2:00 pm at YMCA Healthy Living Center
12493 University Ave

Tour de Cure is more than just a cycling event. A day full of fun and excitement where riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® and raise critical funds for diabetes research, education and advocacy in support of the American Diabetes Association.

Route options: 25, 50, 75 mile – routes to be announced January 2015.
Registration fee: $15
Minimum fundraising: $200 – all stays in the Iowa Chapter

Children & Families of Iowa’s Family Tees Golf Tournament

June 22, 2015 - All Day at Terrace Hills Golf Course
8700 Northeast 46th Avenue

Join us for an inter-generational golf tournament benefiting Children & Families of Iowa. Flights are determined by the age of the youngest player. All players under the age of 18 must be paired with an adult player. Visit www.cfiowa.org for additional information.                              

Contact Phone: (515) 697-7961; Contact Email: events@cfiowa.org; Website: www.cfiowa.org

Des Moines Symphony’s 22nd Annual Yankee Doodle Pops

July 2, 2015 - 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm at West Terrace, Iowa State Capitol
1007 E. Grand Ave.

Join us for the Des Moines Symphony’s 22nd annual Yankee Doodle Pops, Iowa’s largest single-day concert event! This family-friendly and patriotic concert concludes with the area’s premier fireworks display over the downtown Des Moines skyline, and best of all, it’s FREE! Bring your picnic baskets, blankets and lawn chairs, or purchase food from an array of vendors at the concert.  For more information, please visit dmsymphony.org or call 515.280.4004.

Children & Families of Iowa’s Ladies Invitational Golf Tournament

July 17, 2015 - 7:00 am at Copper Creek Golf Course
4825 Copper Creek Drive

Join us for this ladies invitational golf tournament benefiting Children & Families of Iowa.

Check-in and a light breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. with a shotgun start to follow at 8 a.m. Lunch will be served following tournament play. Raffle tickets will be available for purchase at the event for chances to win great prizes! Visit www.cfiowa.org for additional information.

Cost: $65 per golfer; Contact Phone: (515) 697-7961; Contact Email: events@cfiowa.orgWebsite: www.cfiowa.org

 

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