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Upcoming Events

Windsor Heights Sustainable Spring Series 2014

February 25, 2014 - May 27, 2014 - 12:00 am at

www.windsorheights.org

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.

Art Exhibit: Tanya Lichinsky

April 3, 2014 - April 26, 2014 - All Day at The Great Frame Up – West Glen
5515 Mills Civic Parkway

Art Exhibit featuring the landscapes of Tanya Lichinsky. For more information: www.westdesmoines.thegreatframeup.com.

Tai Chi for Arthritis & Fall Prevention

April 8, 2014 - May 27, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Gateway Dance Theatre
315 E 5th Street

$50/6 lessons (first lesson is Free)

http://www.livelongqigong.com

Iowa Circus Academy

April 10, 2014 - May 8, 2014 - 12:00 am at Northwest Elementary School
1202 W. First Street

Learn circus arts from a real circus performer! In this class, kids will try out fun activities like juggling, hooping, balancing, aerial & floor acrobatics, and even roll around in a human-sized hamster ball!Call 515-289-3960 or register thru Ankeny Community Education, www.ankenyschools.org.

The Crucible

April 17, 2014 - April 20, 2014 - 12:00 am at Des Moines Social Club Kum & Go Theater
900 Mulberry St

$22-$25 Adults; $19 Seniors; $12 Students; Group Rates also Available

www.midwestix.com

Drake Relays

April 21, 2014 - April 27, 2014 - All Day at Drake University – Drake Stadium
28th Street and Forest Avenue

http://www.godrakebulldogs.com//pdf9/1484388.pdf?DB_OEM_ID=15700

 

Once

April 22, 2014 - April 27, 2014 - All Day at Des Moines Civic Center
221 Walnut Street

$55 – $90

www.desmoinesperformingarts.org

World Food Prize Building Tours

April 22, 2014 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm at The World Food Prize Hall of Laureates – East entrance
100 Locust Street

www.worldfoodprize.org

Grand Blue Mile

April 22, 2014 - 6:00 pm at Western Gateway Park
12th and Locust

Adult (18 and over) $15 – $35; Youth (17 and under) $10 – $25

www.grandbluemile.com/#&panel1-6

The Minimalists: Everything That Remains Tour

April 22, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Plain Talk Books & Coffee
602 East Grand Ave

www.theminimalists.com/tour

Des Moines Springfest Horse Show

April 24, 2014 - April 27, 2014 - All Day at Iowa State Fairgrounds – Richard O. Jacobson Exhibition Center
E 30th Street & E University Avenue

Thurs 6 p.m.; Fri 10:30 a.m.; Sat 1 p.m.; Sun 10:30 a.m.

http://www.desmoinesspringfest.com

Veterans Career Fair

April 24, 2014 - 9:30 am - 4:00 pm at Camp Dodge – Freedom Center
7105 NW 70th Avenue

http://www.homebaseiowa.org

Give Hope Gala: A Toast to St. Jude

April 24, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at The Venue @ Court Center
215 Court Avenue

$50 before 3/31; $60 after 3/31; $400 Table of 6

http://www.stjude.org/givehopegala

Power of Travel

April 25, 2014 - 10:00 am at Prairie Meadows Race Track & Casino
1 Prairie Meadows Drive

http://traveliowa.dmplocal.com/dsc/collateral/Power_of_Travel_Registration_Form.pdf

Earth Day Trash Bash

April 25, 2014 - 11:30 am - 5:00 pm at Capital Square
400 Locust St

http://www.dmparks.org

Letters About Literature

April 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm at Central Library
1000 Grand Avenue

http://www.dmpl.org

Morsel Combat

April 25, 2014 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Embassy Suites Des Moines Downtown
101 E Locust Street

$35

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/477695

Capital City Steppers/Des Moines 3rd Anniversary Celebration

April 25, 2014 - April 27, 2014 - All Day at Magnuson Hotel Des Moines Airport
1810 Army Post Road

$15 advance; $20 day of

https://www.capitalcitysteppersdesmoinesiowa.eventbrite.com/

Pinkalicious

April 25, 2014 - May 18, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Des Moines Community Playhouse
831 42nd Street

$15 – $19

https://www.dmplayhouse.com/kg-childrens-theatre/pinkalicious.php

Extremities

April 25, 2014 - April 26, 2014 - 7:30 pm at Rex Mathes Auditorium
1401 Vine Street

$15 in advance / $18 at the door – mature audiences

http://www.tallgrasstheatre.org

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