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Gray's Lake Park Activities & Events
Yoga in the Park - Gray's Lake Park

Youth, Adult, Senior

 

Start Date and Time: 09/30/2017 09:00 AM

End Date and Time: 09/30/2017 10:00 AM

 

Location: Gray's Lake Park - 2101 Fleur Drive

Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health-Des Moines invite you to start your Saturday mornings with a free weekly yoga session.

Join us every Saturday, June 3 through September 30 from 9 – 10 a.m. for classes led by volunteers from around the metro. This week's instructor is Rachel Jensen.

Yoga in the Park will once again visit different parks this summer.
• June - Gray’s Lake
• July - Union Park
• August - James W. Cownie Soccer Park
• September - Gray’s Lake (September 2 class will be held at James W. Cownie Soccer)

 

Barb Baker
blbaker@dmgov.org

 

Instructor List


 


Fall Bookwalk - Gray's Lake Park

Youth, Adult, Senior

 

Start Date and Time: 10/02/2017 08:00 AM

End Date and Time: 10/31/2017 05:00 PM

 

Location: Gray's Lake Park - 2101 Fleur Drive

Celebrate your love of reading this fall with our Bookwalk, brought to you by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and the Des Moines Public Library. You don't have to sit down to enjoy a good book; read along while you enjoy a different book each month at one of these parks!

OCTOBER:
Gray's Lake Park - 2101 Fleur Drive

NOVEMBER:
Waveland Trail near the Franklin Library/Glendale Cemetery

 

 


 


Superhero 5k and Kids Fun Run

Youth, Adult, Senior

 

Start Date and Time: 10/21/2017 09:00 AM

End Date and Time: 10/21/2017 11:00 AM

 

Location: Gray's Lake Park - 2101 Fleur Drive

The Superhero 5K and Kids Fun Run will definitely bring out your inner superhero! Participants are encouraged to wear their favorite action hero or princess costume. Finishers receive a custom superhero medal. Special guests will once again be the Iowa League of Heroes.

Race Registration Fees:
• Superhero 5K (All Ages): $25
• Day of Registration Superhero 5K (All Ages): $30
• Kids Fun Run (Ages 3-12): $10

Times
• 5K Start - 9:00 a.m.
• Kids Fun Run Start - 10:00 a.m.

Kids Fun Run Distances
• Ages 3-4 100 yard dash
• Ages 5-6 1/8 Mile
• Ages 7-8 1/4 Mile
• Ages 9-12 1/2 Mile

Awards
• Best Costume: Individual
• Best Superhero: Child (ages 12 and under)
• Best Princess: Child (ages 12 and under)
• Best Costume: Group/Family

 

 

More Information & Registration