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May 26, 2016 - June 02, 2016
- Ultimate Frisbee League Registration Opens
Monday, May 02, 2016 at 10:00:00 AM - Friday, August 05, 2016 at 8:00:00 PM
James W. Cownie Soccer Complex
Des Moines Parks and Recreation will offer Adult Coed Ultimate Frisbee League at Cownie Soccer Complex. Ultimate Frisbee combines the running of soccer, the jumping, passing, and turnovers of basketball, and the deep throws into the end zone of football.
The object of this non-contact sport is to throw a Frisbee up the field between teams of seven from teammate to teammate until it’s caught in the opponent’s end-zone.
- Splash Pools Open
Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 10:00:00 AM
A splash pool is a splash pad with standing water and spray features aimed at children 10 and under. Cit of Des Moines Splash pools are staffed, however, parental supervision is strongly encouraged.
Splash pools are open Monday - Friday from 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Northwest Aquatic Center Opens
Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 1:00:00 PM
Northwest Aquatic Center
Northwest Family Aquatic Center is open for Memorial Day Weekend will close for the week and re-open on June 3rd.
- Wading Pools Open!
Wednesday, June 01, 2016 at 10:00:00 AM
All wading pools open across the metro!
Wading pools are specifically aimed at children ages 10 and under. All pools are staffed; however, parental supervision is strongly encouraged.
- Yoga at The Hub Spot
Wednesday, June 01, 2016 at 11:30:00 AM
The Hub Spot
Des Moines Parks and Recreation invites you to participate in Yoga at the Hub Spot (215 Water St.) during your lunch hour. This 45-minute program will be held every Wednesday during May AND June and will begin at 11:30 a.m. Sessions will be taught by local yoga instructors, so come join the fun and relax over your lunch break. Remember to bring your yoga mat or towel.
Classes will not take place in the event of rain. We will only post on social media if Yoga is canceled. If nothing has been posted, please assume classes will take place. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for cancellations.
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