Sports & Athletics

Cross-Country Ski Basics

Date
January 26 - 10:00 a.m.
Location
Jester Park Outdoor Rec & Wellness Center
Cost
$10
Organization
Polk County Conservation
Contact
Patrice Petersen-Keys
Phone
515-323-5359
Information
Learn the basics of cross-country skiing and practice your skills on the trails. Proper clothing, equipment, and skiing techniques will be discussed before we head outside. Class will be canceled without snow.

Air Rifle & Archery Open Range

Date
February 9 - 10:00 a.m.
Location
Jester Park Outdoor Rec & Wellness Center
Event For
ages 12 and older
Cost
Free
Organization
Polk County Conservation
Contact
Patrice Petersen-Keys
Phone
515-323-5359
Information
The ranges will be open to anyone 12+ to experience the sport of target shooting. Trained and certified naturalists will be on the range to give instructions and assist with form and technique. All equipment provided, no personal air rifles allowed. Personal bows are allowed at 35 lbs. max draw.

West Des Moines Soccer Club Spring Recreational League

Date
February 28 (all day)
Location
Raccoon River Soccer Fields
Event For
all ages
Organization
West Des Moines Soccer Club
Contact
Traci Froehlich
Information
Join one of our recreational soccer leagues for players born between 2004 and 2015. Register for 4U Mini-Kickers, 5U/6U Cubs, 7U/8U Pre-Academy, and 9U - 15U Recreational teams! No 16U+ teams available in spring.

West Des Moines Soccer Club—Spring 2019 Season

Date
March 1 (all day)
Event For
Ages 3 to 15
Cost
$75-$275
Organization
West Des Moines Soccer Club
Information
The West Des Moines Soccer Club offers playing opportunities for children ages 3 – 14 this Spring and welcomes all skill levels. Our specialized player development program focuses on educating each player while fostering a greater love for the sport of soccer.

Clive Parks and Rec. 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Date
March 9 - 9:00 a.m.
Location
South Middle School (Waukee)
Event For
students grades 4-12
Cost
$75
Organization
Clive Parks and Recreation
Contact
Jeff Lucas
Phone
515-867-5127
Information
This is our 19th annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament. Awards are given to top teams in age/gender brackets. Teams are guaranteed three games.

West Des Moines Lacrosse Club Registration

Date
March 22 (all day)
Location
West Des Moines
Organization
West Des Moines Lacrosse Club
Contact
Beech Turner
Information
The WDM Lacrosse Club is welcoming all boys and girls in grades 3-12 to register for the upcoming season. To register or for more details, see attached flyer or visit our website.

Valley Tigers Boys Summer Soccer Camp

Date
July 9 - 9:00 a.m.
Location
Valley Stadium
Event For
Grades 1-12
Cost
$90/session
Organization
Valley Tiger Boys' Soccer
Contact
Aziz Haffar
Phone
515-975-2727
Information
This camp will focus on the basics and foundations of the game. The camp experience will benefit both beginning and seasoned players. Coaches will touch on the physical, technical, tactical and physiologi- cal aspects of the game. Campers will have a balance of games, drills, and fun.