November 1, 2013 - March 31, 2014 - All Day at Brenton Skating Plaza
520 Robert D. Ray Drive
Adults $4.50 – $6; Children 6-12 $3 – $4.50; Children 5 and under always free
Weekly events include Cheap Skate, Skating Lessons – all ages; Student Skate, Open Skate, Family Skate, Rock the River – with live DJ; and Broom League. Rink Holiday close 12/4 – 1/3.Mondays 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. & 8 – 10 p.m.; Tuesday – Thursday 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Sunday Noon – 8 p.m.; Holidays 4 – 9 p.m.
February 25, 2014 - May 27, 2014 - 12:00 am at
The Sustainable Series spring event will be back in 2014 at the Community and Events Center in Windsor Heights. We have selected dates for the series with a time to be determined at a later date. The goal of the series is to provide homeowners information on efforts on becoming a greener community. Look for the official press release to come out in mid January for up to date information on these presentations as they will cover a wide variety of topics. Mark your calendars now for the following dates! February 25, March 25, April 22 and May 27.
March 4, 2014 - March 13, 2014 - All Day at Urbandale Police Department
3740 86th Street
Basic Self Defense Class for women & teenage girls taught by police officers that teaches self-defense, threat awareness, risk awareness, risk reduction, risk recognition & risk avoidance.
March 10, 2014 - March 15, 2014 - All Day at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd Street
General Admission $8
Ticket information at www.iowaeventscenter.com .
March 11, 2014 - 8:00 am at Iowa Arboretum
1875 Peach Avenue
Please join the Iowa Food Systems Council’s Food Access & Health Work Group to learn how you can implement a Cultivate Iowa campaign in your organization or community.
March 11, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Iowa State Capitol
E 9th Street & Grand Avenue
This is an opportunity for legislators and the public to learn about the very latest activities of these two Centers, how Iowans are benefiting from the activities of these Centers, and their future plans.
March 11, 2014 - 7:30 pm at Des Moines Performing Arts Civic Center
221 Walnut Street
March 11, 2014 - 7:30 pm at The Temple for Performing Arts
1011 Locust Street
5-concert Season Ticket Package: TBA (starting 12/2); General Public: TBA
March 12, 2014 - 8:00 am at Hilton Garden Inn – Des Moines/Urbandale
8600 Northpark Drive
The 2014 Clean and Green” Sustainability Conference and Expo theme is “Put a LID On It! It will again feature Low Impact Development Solutions but will be in a “Case Study” format.
March 12, 2014 - 8:00 pm at Val Air Ballroom
301 Ashworth Road
April 12, 2014 - 12:00 am at Living History Farms
11121 Hickman Road
Possibly THE best comfort food in its classic form, this versatile favorite also has endless possibilities well suited for the grown-up palate. Local Chefs and select Amateurs will compete for the crown of Big Cheese in front of the Cheese Board (aka Judges Panel). Categories include: Classic, Glorified and Anything Goes. Samples will be shared so cheese heads may cast their votes for the Cheese Heads Choice Award. Cheese is the big wheel at this event, but other savory bites and beverages will also be provided. Tickets are $20/person, $16/LHF member. www.LivingHistoryFarms.org/CabinFever
April 12, 2014 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm at Principal Park
One Line Dr
The 4th annual MDA Muscle Walk is on Saturday April 12, 2014 from 10am-12 pm, located at Principal. Bring your family, friends, and colleagues. Come enjoy a fun community event that is held to pay tribute to and raise funds for children and adults served by the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Central Iowa. Whether you are walking, wheeling, rolling or running, you can create a team and spend the day together Making a Muscle and Making a Difference! Please sign up here to volunteer and we will update you with final details the week before the event.
May 13, 2014 - 12:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.
May 17, 2014 - 8:00 am - 10:00 am at Windsor Heights Town Center
6600 University Ave
Are you ready for Des Moines’ summer race season? Test yourself on our competitive 5K (single loop) and the 10K (double loop) course which travels through the residential areas of Windsor Heights. WHAMM is an awesome way to see how ready you are for races like Dam to Dam! Or enjoying a morning walk on the non-competitive 5K route through the beautiful city of Windsor Heights. Get a group together from your workplace, club, neighborhood, or school. Strollers Welcome!
Check out the Windsor Heights Fire Department’s Pancake Breakfast. Each runner will receive a FREE ticket to this event. Contact Jacqueline Maher at 515-453-9489 or email@example.com to get signed up!
May 23, 2014 - May 24, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Dr.