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Wild Night Life & Hike

Date
Oct. 25 - 6:30 pm
Location
Jester Park Nature Center
Event For
Public
Cost
$5
Organization
Polk County Conservation
Contact
Patrice Petersen-Keys
Phone
515-323-5359
Information
Join us for a campfire program about the wild night life in Jester Park. A short hike will follow as we search for some of these nocturnal animals. Afterwards enjoy eating s’mores around the campfire.

Upward Flag Football and Cheerleading

Date
Oct. 27
Location
Valley Community Center
Event For
grades K-6
Cost
$95
Organization
Valley Community Center
Contact
Gabe Carlson
Phone
515-327-6000
Information
Upward Flag Football and Cheerleading will develop your athlete's character, confidence, faith, and sportsmanship during their personal athletic journey.

Courage League Sports – Chaamps Soccer

Date
Oct. 27
Location
4405 121st St., Urbandale, IA 50323
Event For
ages 7 and above
Cost
Members - FREE; Non-Members - $79
Organization
Courage League Sports
Contact
Porshia Perkins
Phone
515-421-4022
Information
Courage Leagues Chaamps Soccer offers a competitive sports program for children with high-functioning ADHD, autism or Asperger Syndrome.

R.I.P. Hike

Date
Oct. 27 - 4:00 pm
Location
Thomas Mitchell Park, Shelter #2
Event For
Public
Cost
Free
Organization
Polk County Conservation
Contact
Patrice Petersen-Keys
Phone
515-323-5359
Information
Thomas Mitchell Park is the final resting spot of Dewitt Devotie. Who was he and why is he buried in the park? We’ll hike to his gravestone to pay our respects and try to unravel this eerie mystery.

West Des Moines Christian Church Trunk or Treat

Date
Oct. 28 - 2:30 pm
Location
West Des Moines Christian Church - 4501 Mills Civic Parkway
Event For
all ages
Cost
Free
Organization
West Des Moines Christian Church
Contact
Kendal Bartlett
Phone
563-543-8862
Information
Come join us for the ninth annual Trunk or Treat, a fun (not frightening) Halloween event.

Walnut Creek YMCA Youth Basketball

Date
Oct. 29
Location
West Des Moines Schools
Event For
Grades K-8
Cost
varies by age and membership
Organization
Walnut Creek YMCA
Contact
Ryan Westerkamp
Phone
515-224-1888
Information
Youth basketball for boys and girls in grades K-8. One practice/week and one game/week, with no games during holiday breaks.

JA BizTown Trick-Or-Treat

Date
Oct. 29 - 5:30 pm
Location
JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF CENTRAL IOWA, 6100 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA
Event For
all ages
Cost
Free
Organization
JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF CENTRAL IOWA
Contact
TRACY ZIMMERMAN
Phone
515-279-9602
Information
Please join us for family-friendly Trick-or-Treating in the best “indoor town” around... JA BizTown! A simple craft/activity will be available for those who wish to make-and-take.

St. Mark Lutheran Church Trunk Or Treat

Date
Oct. 31 - 6:00 pm
Location
1105 Grand Ave., West Des Moines, IA 50265
Event For
elementary & middle school students
Cost
Free
Organization
St. Mark Lutheran Church
Contact
Jessica Gulseth
Phone
515-223-4208
Information
Join us at St. Mark for this community-wide event. There will be treats, prizes, games, and trunk or treating. We hope you'll wear your best costume and join us!

Courage League Sports—Team Sports Basketball

Date
Nov. 3 - 12:30 pm
Location
4405 121st St., Urbandale, IA 50323
Event For
ages 7 and above
Cost
Members - FREE; Non-Members - $25
Organization
Courage League Sports
Contact
Porshia Perkins
Phone
515-421-4022
Information
Courage League's 4-week program that allows ALL participants who are unable to go "full speed" work on the skills needed to play the game of basketball while standing or sitting.

Tiger Wrestling Club

Date
Nov. 7 - 5:45 pm
Location
Valley Wrestling Room
Event For
grades 1-7
Cost
$60
Contact
Travis Young
Phone
515-979-0751
Information
An opportunity to develop your wrestling skills at an early age.