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Monday, February 01, 2016 at 1:00:00 PM - Sunday, April 03, 2016 at 1:00:00 PM
Greater Des Moines Softball Complex or Savage Softball Complex
Des Moines Parks and Recreation offers three different softball leagues: Men's Slow Pitch, Coed Slow Pitch, and Men's Fast Pitch.Cost $195-$450 depending on league and number of games.Register your team by April 3.
Monday, February 01, 2016 at 3:00:00 PM - Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 3:00:00 PM
Greater Des Moines Sofrball Complex
Enjoy healthy recreation and get a 'kick' from revisiting a long time favorite game from your past in our Adult Kickball League. This recreational adult coed league begins play the first part of May with game times from 6:15 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. each Wednesday. Coed teams field ten players (5 men/5 women) ages 18 and over and play a 7-game schedule, one game a week, at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street).
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 10:00:00 AM
Pioneer Columbus Community Center
Imagination Playschool allows kids 7 and under the chance to make new friends and play on all kinds of equipment: climbing tower, imagination playground, big wheels, play houses, tumbling mats, gymnastics (Thursdays) and a bounce house (Fridays). Program meets Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. New in 2015“Story Time”- Starting November 5, on Thursdays and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m., kids four and under are invited for stories, songs, rhymes and dance. Cost is $2.50 and Imagination Playschool is included.“Creativity Coach” Starting November 5, Thursdays and Fridays from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., you and your child can dance and have guided play on the equipment and dance. Cost is $2.50 and Imagination Playschool cost included.
Barb Bakerblbaker@dmgov.org 248-6330
Friday, February 12, 2016 at 10:00:00 AM
Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 10:00:00 AM
SE 6t Street Bridge & Fellowship Baptist Church, 1503 SE 6th St.
The City of Des Moines Parks and Recreation Department is teaming up with the Iowa Department of Natural Resourced and Fellowship Baptist Church on February 13th to host Bald Eagle Day on the SE 6th Street Bridge. Between the hours of 10:00 am and 3:00 pm there will be spotting scopes and people on the bridge to assist with viewing some of the wild Bald Eagles in Des Moines and a Bald Eagle nest located along the Des Moines River Trail. Inside Fellowship Baptist Church, you will be able to warm up, relax and listen to presentations by Urbandale author, Ty Smedes and Wildlife rehabilitation organization, S.O.A.R. Ty Smedes will give a slide presentation at 10:30 and 12:30 that will include everything you ever wanted to know about Bald Eagles. SOAR - Saving Our Avian Resources will present at 11:30 and 1:30 with a live education ambassador bald eagle and another guest education ambassador. SOAR will also be discussing the current hazards that bald eagles face in today’s environment and the steps taken when eagles are brought into wildlife rehabilitation. All ages are welcome, there will be children’s activities and the event is free and open to the public. For more information call Joel at Des Moines Parks and Recreation (515) 248 6369.
Joel Van Roekel, 515 248 6369 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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