Community Event

Architecture @ Hand Summer Walking Tours

May 15, 2014 - September 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm at Iowa Architectural Foundation
400 Locust Street, Suite 100

Lace up your walking shoes & explore downtown Des Moines’ architectural gems with the Iowa Architectural Foundation’s (IAF) annual summer Architecture @ Hand Walking Tours. Guided by area architects & design professionals, these tours of downtown provide an opportunity for local residents & visitors to appreciate the rich architectural heritage of Iowa’s capitol city. Tours begin at the Iowa Architectural Foundation office at 5:30pm & are approx. 90 minutes long.

Tickets: www.redtrucktickets.com.

$10 per person

www.iowaarchfoundation.org/en/upcoming_events/

Architecture @ Hand Summer Walking Tours

May 15, 2014 - September 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm at Iowa Architectural Foundation
400 Locust Street, Suite 100

Lace up your walking shoes & explore downtown Des Moines’ architectural gems with the Iowa Architectural Foundation’s (IAF) annual summer Architecture @ Hand Walking Tours.

$10 per person

www.iowaarchfoundation.org/en/upcoming_events/

 

Global Greens Farmers Market

June 7, 2014 - September 27, 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm at LSI (Lutheran Services in Iowa)
3200 University Ave

Global Greens Farmers Market features fruits & vegetables grown by displaced farmers who have resettled in Iowa. For more information, contact Minah Yang at 515.271.7351 or visit www.LSIowa.org.

Saturdays 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Free

 

Global Greens Farmers Market

June 7, 2014 - September 27, 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm at LSI (Lutheran Services in Iowa)
3200 University Ave

Global Greens Farmers Market features fruits & vegetables on Saturdays grown by displaced farmers who have resettled in Iowa.

Free

www.LSIowa.org

 

Upcycle Steward Program

June 14, 2014 - December 13, 2014 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at Greenwood Park
4500 Grand Avenue

Want to help remove invasive species, improve the health of our woodlands AND help feed animals at the Blank Park Zoo? Become an Upcycle Steward at Greenwood Park, the 2nd Saturday of every month!

www.dmparks.org

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

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

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

Better Body System

July 14, 2014 - September 29, 2014 - 6:00 pm at True Life Wellness
14225 University Avenue Suite 118

Come listen as Dr. Molstre as he shares Yoli’s Better Body System with you. He will show you natural and easy steps that you can take to achieve your health goals.

Free

www.truelifewellness.com

Easter Seals Iowa Community Swim

July 15, 2014 - January 13, 2015 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Camp Sunnyside
401 NE 66th Ave

You’re invited for a community swim every Tuesday in our heated, accessible, indoor pool. Cost is free if you are assisting a person.

Tuesdays 6 – 8 p.m.

$4

www.eastersealsia.org

 

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

July 20, 2014 - December 14, 2014 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Summerset Winery
15101 Fairfax Street

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. For a list of bands: www.summersetwine.com.

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

 

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Ankeny’s Farmers Market

August 23, 2014 - September 27, 2014 - 8:00 am - 12:00 pm at City of Ankeny
SW Third & Maple Streets

Free

www.uptownankeny.org

Central Iowa Textile Show Exhibition

September 4, 2014 - September 26, 2014 - 10:00 am at Ankeny Art Center
1520 SW Ordnance Road

Daily thru 9/26/2014
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Ankeny Art Center, 1520 SW Ordinance Rd, Ankeny, IA50023
Free
www.ankenyartcenter.com

TOON’D IN: Adventure Time Art Show

September 4, 2014 - September 30, 2014 - 10:00 am at Next to the Johnston Public Library
6700 Merle Hay Rd

Daily thru 9/30/2014
10 a.m.
Johnston Public Library, 6700 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA50131
Free
www.johnstonlibrary.com
Art show featuring works inspired by the fun and surreal cartoon Adventure Time

Live Quarter Horse Racing

September 5, 2014 - October 11, 2014 - 12:00 am at Prairie Meadows Race Track & Casino
1 Prairie Meadows Drive

8/16/2014-10/11/2014
Fri – Sat 6:30 p.m.; Sun 1 p.m. through Oct 11 (no racing on 10/12)
Prairie Meadows, 1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona, IA50009
No admission fee
www.prairiemeadows.com

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

Drake Neighborhood Farmers’ Market

September 18, 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 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Railroad Park
Valley Junction

Music in the Junction (part of the Valley Junction Farmers Market) will feature The James Biehn Band this week.

www.valleyjunction.comEvents8

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