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Upcoming Events

KNOW More! – World AIDS Day Community Poetry Event

December 4, 2014 - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm at Des Moines Social Club Kum & Go Theater
900 Mulberry St

www.eventbrite.com/e/know-more-world-aids-day-poetry-event-dsm-alumnae-delta-sigma-theta-sorority-inc-tickets-13651184059

KNOW More! is a community awareness, educational and entertainment event dedicated to recognizing World AIDS Day 2014.

Lorie Line – 25th Anniversary Christmas Special

December 4, 2014 - 7:30 pm at Hoyt Sherman Place
1501 Woodland Avenue

www.hoytsherman.org

Mary Poppins

December 5, 2014 - December 28, 2014 - All Day at Des Moines Playhouse
831 42nd Street

www.dmplayhouse.com

Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, this is the story of the Banks family and how their lives change when the practically perfect nanny, Mary Poppins, arrives at their home at 17 Cherry Tree Lane.

The Baltimore Waltz & Three Decembers

December 5, 2014 - December 7, 2014 - All Day at The Temple for Performing Arts
1011 Locust Street

$50

www.dmmo.org or www.stagewestiowa.com

Mixology Night: Repeal Day Party

December 5, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 West Martin Luther King Junior Parkway

www.sciowa.org/engage/mixology-night/

Mix. Mingle. Music. Science. Mix your Friday night up with drinks, mingling, science and entertainment! 21+ crowd: This night is exclusively for you! The first Friday of every month from 5:30 – 9:00 pm, experience all that the Science Center of Iowa has to offer – minus the kids.

Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad

December 5, 2014 - 6:00 pm at Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad
225 10th st.

www.scenic-valleyrr.com

The Ugly Sweater Run

December 6, 2014 - 11:00 am - 2:30 pm at Principal Park
1 Line Drive

Don we now, our worst apparel… Ugly Sweaters!

Join us as thousands of very merry runners take to the streets of Des Moines for a 5K with a holiday twist.

All ages are welcome to participate in a holiday tradition you will love! The Price to run in the Ugly Sweater Run is $35 per person, and kids under the age of 5 can participate for free!

Family Christmas

December 6, 2014 - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Living History Farms
11121 Hickman Rd

Join us for a holiday open house filled with Christmas cheer! Enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride up the hill to the Flynn Mansion. This original 1870 Victorian home will be decorated for the season and bustling with preparations and music. Help trim the tree while music fills the parlor, and visit the kitchens for a sweet treat. Then stroll to the Church of the Land for an old fashioned holiday social with music and dancing. Taffy pulls, children’s crafts, and Santa Claus make the Visitor Center festive, and the MarketPlace Museum Store will be open for holiday shopping.

Prices: $6.00/person; $4.75 LHF member; Advance tickets: $5.50/person, $4.00 LHF member www.LivingHistoryFarms.org

Energy vs Delaware

December 6, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

IA Energy vs Delaware

December 6, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Energy vs Texas

December 7, 2014 - 4:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Iowa Wild vs San Antonio

December 11, 2014 - December 12, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Vocal Trash Concert

December 12, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway

Join SCI during $5 Family Night for a special opportunity to see Vocal Trash in concert!

Described as, “Glee Meets Stomp”, this green minded ensemble delights audiences, globally, on a relentless pursuit to bring people together utilizing the universal language of song and dance. Urban Broadway.

Tickets are only a $5 add on to Family Night and FREE for kids under the age of 2!

Energy vs Sioux Falls

December 13, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

IA Energy vs Sioux Falls

December 13, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Iowa Wild Vs. Adirondack

December 14, 2014 - 3:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Iowa Wild vs. Rockford

December 16, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Energy vs Grand Rapids

December 19, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

IA Energy vs Grand Rapids

December 19, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

Iowa Wild vs Chicago

December 21, 2014 - 3:00 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
730 3rd st

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