Newly Added

Golf in the Halls Fundraiser

Date
Nov. 17 - 9:00 am
Location
Valley High School
Cost
$15-20
Organization
West Des Moines Community Schools Foundation
Contact
Gretta Geneser
Information
Registration is now open for the Nov. 17 Golf in the Halls event. You won't want to miss this fun event where students and families can play miniature golf in the halls of Valley High School.

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.

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!

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.

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.

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.

ParentQuest Catalog—Now Available!

Date
Dec. 8
Location
various
Event For
parents and other caring adults
Cost
Free
Organization
WDMCS Community Education
Contact
Andrea Piekarczyk
Phone
515-633-5021
Information
ParentQuest was developed to support parents and other caring adults by providing free learning opportunities that positively impact children’s success in school and life. Each child’s path to success is unique, and ParentQuest will offer relevant opportunities to help parents along the way.

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.

Class Act Productions Presents Mary Poppins Jr.

Date
Nov. 18
Location
Class Act Productions, 201 1st Ave. S, Altoona, IA 50009
Event For
all ages
Organization
Class Act Productions
Contact
CAP Board President
Phone
515-967-7950
Information
Your favorite practically perfect nanny takes center stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious adventure based on the beloved books, classic Walt Disney film, and award-winning Broadway musical. Join us for CAP Theatre's production of Mary Poppins Jr.!

CityLight Basketball

Date
Dec. 8
Location
Walnut Creek Church
Cost
$60
Organization
CityLight Basketball
Contact
Dave Rude
Phone
515-865-6181
Information
CityLight Basketball is a fun recreational league that is for children age 5 through eighth grade. There are separate boys and girls divisions.