Events

Eastside Farmers’ Market

September 10, 2014 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Collectamania
3200 Delaware Avenue

Tuesdays thru 9/16/2014
3 – 6 p.m.
Collectamania Parking Lot, 3200 Delaware Avenue, Des Moines, IA
Free

Drake Neighborhood Farmers’ Market

September 11, 2014 - 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at First Christian Church
2500 University Ave.,

Wednesdays thru 9/24/2014
4 – 7 p.m.
Parking lot of First Christian Church, 2500 University Ave., Des Moines, IA50311
Free
www.drakefarmersmarket.com

Music in the Junction

September 11, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature Rebyl Road this week.

www.valleyjunction.com

Cooking in the Garden

September 11, 2014 - 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm at Forest Ave Outreach Cooperative Garden
1337 18th Street

Forest Avenue Outreach presents ISU Nutritionist/Dietitian Mary Krisco, and Chef Steve Bryce who will share cooking tips, nutritional information, preservation techniques, as well as delicious recipes using fresh veggie from the garden. Classes are free and open to all (kids included!)   All classes are held outdoors in our gardens, weather permitting. For more information contact: Ralph Chiodo at 515-991-2665 or ForestAveOutreach@gmail.com 

Polk City Farmer’s Market

September 12, 2014 - 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Polk City Town Square
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Thursdays thru 10/9/2014
4 – 7 p.m.
Polk City Town Square, Polk City, IA
Free
www.polkcitychamber.com
The Polk City Farmer’s Market will take place every Thursday from May 29 – mid-October from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

South Side Writers’ Workshop

September 12, 2014 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm at South Side Library
1111 Porter Avenue

South Side Library, Free

www.dmpl.org

Bring your essays, poetry, personal stories, novel or other work and join us! Our monthly group meets on the second Friday of the month. For questions, contact Sandy at skdeyoe@dmpl.org.

Second Friday of the month thru 2/13/2015

$5 Family Night

September 12, 2014 - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway

The second Friday of each month, explore SCI with your family with $5 general admission, documentary IMAX films and Food Chain Cafe specials! Kick off your weekend by building a rocket, traveling through outer space in one of SCI’s dynamic experience platforms or experiencing a larger-than-life IMAX film with extended hours until 8:00 pm!

Global Greens Farmers Market

September 13, 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm at LSI (Lutheran Services in Iowa)
3200 University Ave

Global Greens Farmers Market features fruits and vegetables grown by displaced farmers who have resettled in Iowa. This market is the latest development in LSI’s (Lutheran Services in Iowa) Global Greens program, which connects individuals with refugee status to community gardens and provides intensive training for those who seek to become small business farmers. Most of the farmers participating originally hail from Burma (Myanmar), Bhutan and Burundi. The market also features activities and crafts for children, as well as various cultural entertainment throughout the season. EBT, WIC and senior vouchers accepted. For more information, contact Minah Yang at 515.271.7351 or visit www.LSIowa.org.

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Ed Sheeran

September 15, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm at Target Center
600 1st Avenue North

Buy Tickets HERE

Beaverdale Farmer’s Market

September 16, 2014 - 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Beverdale
3422 Beaver Avenue

Tuesdays thru 9/16/2014

4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Beaverdale, 3422 Beaver Avenue, Des Moines, IA50310

Free

www.beaverdalefarmersmarket.org

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