Events

ABATE OF IOWA DISTRICT 4 RIDE TO THE PARADE PARTY (NEW!)

October 12, 2014 - 12:00 am at Team 36 Bar & Grill
101 2nd St NW

WILL BEGIN AT TEAM 36   101 2nd St NW   MITCHELLVILLE IA

LEAVING AT 11:30 AM TO RIDE TO THE CAPITOL TO JOIN OTHERS FOR THE PARADE.  THIS RIDE WILL NOT HAVE A POLICE ESCORT—SO OBEY THE LAWS!!

TEAM 36 OPENS AT 7 AM FOR BREAKFAST, SO COME EARLY!

The Wiggles

October 12, 2014 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Stephens Auditorium
2229 Lincoln Way

Buy Tickets HERE

Tonic Sol-Fa in Concert!

October 12, 2014 - 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm at Ankeny High School Auditorium
1155 SW Cherry Street

The Emmy award winning group, Tonic Sol-Fa, will be performing in the AHS Auditorium on Sunday, Oct. 12th at 3:00 PM.  The auditorium is on the East side of Ankeny High School, located at 1155 SW Cherry Street, Ankeny.  Tickets are available at www.seatyourself.biz.  Any remaining tickets can be purchased at the door.

 

 

ABATE OF IOWA DISTRICT 4 31ST ANNUAL TOY RUN PARADE

October 12, 2014 - 4:00 pm at STATE CAPITOL EAST PARKING LOT
East 12th & Grand

LEAVING AT 1:00 PM SHARP!!  HELP US MAKE CHRISTMAS HAPPIER FOR THE UNDERPRIVILEGED CHILDREN OF DALLAS, POLK & WARREN COUNTIES.   PLEASE DONATE AN EDUCATIONAL TOY   (DUE TO ALLERGIES & BACTERIA ISSUES, STUFFED ANIMALS ARE NOT ACCEPTED BY THE PLACES WE DONATE YOUR TOYS!!).  TOY RUN T-SHIRTS & PINS FOR SALE.  NO ALCOHOL OR SMOKING ON CAPITOL GROUNDS—STATE LAW!!

VEHICLES ARE WELCOME TO JOIN THE PARADE. COME TO THE MERCHANDISE CANOPY AT THE CAPITOL FOR ANTENNA FLAGS

The Science of Embalming

October 14, 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Des Moines Community College
2006 South Ankeny Boulevard

Presenter: Travis L. Carrico, Professor of Mortuary Science, Des Moines Community College

Location: 2006 South Ankeny Boulevard, Ankeny, IA 50023

From the times of the ancient Egyptians, embalming has been practiced in various forms in many different cultures. Join us to take a closer look at the embalming process and explore the various scientific aspects of the process, including instrumentation, anatomical considerations and the chemistry of embalming.

Parent’s Night Out

October 17, 2014 - 12:00 am at Pump It Up
4069 121st Street

Time for you to relax, drop off the kids and take a night off!  Let us watch the kids – they will jump, slide, make a craft, and play games.  We’ll even have pizza so they don’t go home hungry! Register today at http://pumpitupparty.com/event-calendar/0/urbandale-ia#

Iowa Wild vs. Milwaukee

October 17, 2014 - October 18, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 Third Street

Fall Festival

October 18, 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
2600 E. Euclid Ave.

The Annual Prince of Peace Fall Festival! Browse a vast bazaar of homemade and donated items, featuring crafts, greeting cards, baked goods, candles, wood working, fabrics and fibers, jewelry, gifts, books, and more!  Dine in our cafe, serving breakfast and lunch!  Door prizes!

Jason Mraz

October 18, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at State Theatre
805 Hennepin

Buy Tickets HERE

Star Party at Ewing Park

October 18, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Ewing Park
Ewing Park, 5300 Indianola Road

Experience the Out-of-this-World-Space-Observation – SCI is having a Star Party!

Join SCI staff at Ewing Park and observe the Moon, planets and other celestial objects! SCI staff will set up several telescopes for you to use. This event is free to the public.  This event is in partnership with City of Des Moines Park and Recreation the Des Moines Astronomical Society (DMAS).

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