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Upcoming Events

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.

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

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
216 Court Ave

Destined to be one of Des Moines’ premier social events, the evening will include entertainment, heavy hors d’oeuvres, a limited open bar and silent auction. Come have a good time for a great cause— supporting the lifesaving work of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Dress for this event is cocktail attire.  To purchase tickets or to find out more about sponsorship opportunities, please visit: www.stjude.org/givehopegala

 

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

The Norwegians

April 25, 2014 - May 4, 2014 - 7:30 pm at Des Moines Civic Center’s Stoner Theater
221 Walnut Street

$38.50

http://www.stagewestiowa.com

I am T-Pain Tour

April 25, 2014 - 8:00 pm at Val Air Ballroom
301 Ashworth Road

$27 advance; $35 at door

http://www.valairballroom.com

Hosted by J. Shade!

Spring Bling Blowout – Drake Relays

April 26, 2014 - All Day at 7 Flags Event Center
2100 NW 100th St

http://sevenflagseventcenter.com/latest-events/2014/04/26/default-calendar/17th-annual-midwest-spring-bling-blowout—drake-relays

 

Pancake Breakfast/Raccoon Valley Little League

April 26, 2014 - 7:30 am - 12:00 pm at Roosevelt High School Cafeteria
4419 Center Street

$7 Adults; $6 Children

http://www.eteamz.com/rvll/

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