Programs and Activities in the Park System
Start TimeTitleDescriptionDetailsLocation
08/01/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/01/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/01/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/01/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Softball RegistrationRegister now for men's and coed slow-pitch adult (ages 18+) fall softball leagues. Teams of 15 participants will play a 7 game schedule starting September 2, 2014 at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street. The team entry fee is $190.Sign Up Now! 
08/01/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/01/2014 01:00 PMFree Tennis LessonsThe Des Moines Parks & Recreation Department will be offering free tennis lessons through the USTA (United States Tennis Association) NJTL (National Junior Tennis League) program for children ages 9 to 14. The traveling instructional lessons require no pre-registration, simply show up five minutes before the lessons begin and your child may attend. Emphasis is on tennis as an introductory sport.

Children should wear tennis or gym shoes wile participating on the tennis court.
More InfoGrandview Park
08/01/2014 01:00 PMBIRDLAND SWIMMING POOL CLOSEDBirdland Swimming Pool will be closed to the public due to the Junior Olympics. Click the link below to view our four other pool and aquatic center locations.More Info 
08/01/2014 05:30 PMUnwinedCome relax and unwind a little at Unwined from 5:30 - 8:30 at the terrace at Gray's Lake. Enjoy wine from Jasper Winery and Beer from Madhouse Brewing Co. There will also be food for purchase and live music by the Retro Rockets feat. Tony Valdez. All ages are welcome to attend this FREE event. Gray's Lake Park
08/01/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/02/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/02/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/02/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/02/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Softball RegistrationRegister now for men's and coed slow-pitch adult (ages 18+) fall softball leagues. Teams of 15 participants will play a 7 game schedule starting September 2, 2014 at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street. The team entry fee is $190.Sign Up Now! 
08/02/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
08/02/2014 01:00 PMBIRDLAND SWIMMING POOL CLOSEDBirdland Swimming Pool will be closed to the public due to the Junior Olympics. Click the link below to view our four other pool and aquatic center locations.More Info 
08/02/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/03/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/03/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/03/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/03/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Softball RegistrationRegister now for men's and coed slow-pitch adult (ages 18+) fall softball leagues. Teams of 15 participants will play a 7 game schedule starting September 2, 2014 at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street. The team entry fee is $190.Sign Up Now! 
08/03/2014 04:00 PMClowns at the CarouselFREE Family Fun and Entertainment including carousel rides, music, games, juggling, dancers, safety street, stage entertainment, clowns and more!More InfoUnion Park - Heritage Carousel
08/03/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/03/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/04/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/04/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/04/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/04/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Softball RegistrationRegister now for men's and coed slow-pitch adult (ages 18+) fall softball leagues. Teams of 15 participants will play a 7 game schedule starting September 2, 2014 at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street. The team entry fee is $190.Sign Up Now! 
08/04/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/04/2014 01:00 PMFree Tennis LessonsThe Des Moines Parks & Recreation Department will be offering free tennis lessons through the USTA (United States Tennis Association) NJTL (National Junior Tennis League) program for children ages 9 to 14. The traveling instructional lessons require no pre-registration, simply show up five minutes before the lessons begin and your child may attend. Emphasis is on tennis as an introductory sport.

Children should wear tennis or gym shoes wile participating on the tennis court.
More InfoGrandview Park
08/04/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/04/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/05/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/05/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/05/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/05/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Softball RegistrationRegister now for men's and coed slow-pitch adult (ages 18+) fall softball leagues. Teams of 15 participants will play a 7 game schedule starting September 2, 2014 at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street. The team entry fee is $190.Sign Up Now! 
08/05/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/05/2014 01:00 PMFree Tennis LessonsThe Des Moines Parks & Recreation Department will be offering free tennis lessons through the USTA (United States Tennis Association) NJTL (National Junior Tennis League) program for children ages 9 to 14. The traveling instructional lessons require no pre-registration, simply show up five minutes before the lessons begin and your child may attend. Emphasis is on tennis as an introductory sport.

Children should wear tennis or gym shoes wile participating on the tennis court.
More InfoGrandview Park
08/05/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/05/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/05/2014 09:00 PMFree FlicksFree Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m. Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Movie Showing - The Nut Job
More InfoMLK Park
08/06/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/06/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/06/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/06/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Softball RegistrationRegister now for men's and coed slow-pitch adult (ages 18+) fall softball leagues. Teams of 15 participants will play a 7 game schedule starting September 2, 2014 at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street. The team entry fee is $190.Sign Up Now! 
08/06/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/06/2014 11:30 AMYoga at the PlazaDes Moines Parks and Recreation invites you to participate in Yoga at the Plaza (520 Robert D. Ray Dr.) during your lunch hour.

This 45-minute program will be held every Wednesday during July and August 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.

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors.
More InfoBrenton Skating Plaza
08/06/2014 01:00 PMFree Tennis LessonsThe Des Moines Parks & Recreation Department will be offering free tennis lessons through the USTA (United States Tennis Association) NJTL (National Junior Tennis League) program for children ages 9 to 14. The traveling instructional lessons require no pre-registration, simply show up five minutes before the lessons begin and your child may attend. Emphasis is on tennis as an introductory sport.

Children should wear tennis or gym shoes wile participating on the tennis court.
More InfoGrandview Park
08/06/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/06/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/06/2014 09:00 PMFree FlicksFree Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m. Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Movie Showing: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
More InfoJordan Park - 600 E. Wall Avenue
08/07/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/07/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/07/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/07/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Softball RegistrationRegister now for men's and coed slow-pitch adult (ages 18+) fall softball leagues. Teams of 15 participants will play a 7 game schedule starting September 2, 2014 at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street. The team entry fee is $190.Sign Up Now! 
08/07/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/07/2014 05:30 PMStandup Paddleboard with the NaturalistBring your own standup paddle board or rent one at Gray's Lake and join the naturalist for an evening paddle to learn more about the history of the lake and how if functions. We will paddle to different areas and search for wildlife from the water that lives in and around the lake. Regular rental prices apply for those renting. Gray's Lake Park
08/07/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/07/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/07/2014 09:00 PMFree FlicksFree Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m. Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Click the link below for a full schedule of dates, locations and movies!
More InfoVarious locations throughout Des Moines
08/08/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/08/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/08/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/08/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Softball RegistrationRegister now for men's and coed slow-pitch adult (ages 18+) fall softball leagues. Teams of 15 participants will play a 7 game schedule starting September 2, 2014 at the Greater Des Moines Softball Complex (4980 NE 46th Street. The team entry fee is $190.Sign Up Now! 
08/08/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/08/2014 01:00 PMFree Tennis LessonsThe Des Moines Parks & Recreation Department will be offering free tennis lessons through the USTA (United States Tennis Association) NJTL (National Junior Tennis League) program for children ages 9 to 14. The traveling instructional lessons require no pre-registration, simply show up five minutes before the lessons begin and your child may attend. Emphasis is on tennis as an introductory sport.

Children should wear tennis or gym shoes wile participating on the tennis court.
More InfoGrandview Park
08/08/2014 05:30 PMUnwinedCome relax and unwind a little at Unwined from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Hub Spot. Enjoy wine from Jasper Winery and Beer from Madhouse Brewing Co. There will also be food for purchase and live music by Planetpassengers. All ages are welcome to attend this FREE event.  The Hub Spot - 215 Water Street
08/08/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/08/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/09/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/09/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/09/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/09/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
08/09/2014 09:00 AMUPCYCLE StewardsWant to help remove invasive species, improve the health of our woodlands AND help feed animals at the Blank Park Zoo? Become an Upcycle Steward at Greenwood Park, the 2nd Saturday of every month starting June 14. From 9:00 a.m to Noon, volunteers will remove honeysuckle to restore one of our most treasured parks while providing food for the giraffes and rhinos. Registration and supplies available onsite. Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older. Call 237-1386 for more information

Rain Out Hotline - 248-6399
 Greenwood Park
08/09/2014 06:00 PMSTAR Party More InfoEwing Park - Next to the new Ashley Oakland Playground
08/09/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/09/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/09/2014 09:00 PMFree FlicksFree Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m. Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Click the link below for a complete schedule of dates, locations and movies
More InfoVarious locations throughout the Des Moines area
08/10/2014 12:00 AMYouth Flag Football RegistrationYouth in grades 1- 4 are welcome to participate, and will learn the basics of football in a fun, recreational atmosphere. Volunteer coaches will lead practices and games. The registration fee for the eight week football program is $50 per child or $500 per team. The entry fee includes a jersey with all other game equipment provided.

Teams are divided into age groups: 1-2 grade, 3-4 grade. Team practices will take place once a week starting August 25th (Cownie Soccer Complex) and games will be played Saturday mornings at the Hoover High School open lot. There will be a 6 game regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs.

Register online by August 10.
Sign Up Now! 
08/10/2014 12:00 AMAdult Fall Kickball RegistrationSign up your team for Adult Fall Kickball online by 11:00 p.m., August 10. Co-ed teams will play on Wednesday evenings for seven weeks, beginning September 3. Cost is $190 per team for a seven game schedule.Register Now 
08/10/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/10/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/10/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/10/2014 08:30 PMMoon FloatParticipants in lighted boats will float on Gray's Lake while enjoying the view of the pedestrian bridge and listening to the sounds of the night. All non-gas powered boats are welcome. Gray's Lake concession stand hours are extended and offer boat rentals for $5 per half hour. All boats must use flashlights and lights. No reservations allowed, half hour rentals only, no coolers allowed on boats. All ages are welcome (18 and under must be accompanied by an adult). Gray's Lake Park
08/11/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/11/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/11/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/11/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/12/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/12/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/12/2014 10:00 AMWho Dung It?Be a nature sleuth and figure out” Who Dung It?” You will be given a set of clues and the opportunity to add up all the information to try and figure out who is the culprit. Clues might be pictures, sounds, bits of fur, teeth or even some dung. This hands on activity is a fun way to learn about some of the animals that call our Des Moines Parks home. Registration required, cost is $3.00 per child.Sign Up Now!Sargent Park
08/12/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/12/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/13/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/13/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/13/2014 11:30 AMYoga at the PlazaDes Moines Parks and Recreation invites you to participate in Yoga at the Plaza (520 Robert D. Ray Dr.) during your lunch hour.

This 45-minute program will be held every Wednesday during July and August 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.

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors.
More InfoBrenton Skating Plaza
08/13/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/13/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/14/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/14/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/14/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/14/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/14/2014 09:00 PMFree FlicksFree Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m. Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Click the link below for a full schedule of dates, locations and movies!
More InfoVarious locations throughout Des Moines
08/15/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/15/2014 07:00 AMCampfire Day CampCampers experience a week long day camp full of games, crafts, hikes, swimming, sports, nature activities, special events and lots of FUN! Other possible activities include field trips and special guest speakers. A portion of each week will also include fun, interactive literacy based activities. Campers are encouraged to help plan some of the activities with the counselors.

Call 274-1501 for price - cost varies depending on your qualifications.
 Pioneer Columbus & Four Mile Community Centers
08/15/2014 05:30 PMUnwinedCome relax and unwind a little at Unwined from 5:30 - 8:30 at the terrace at Gray's Lake. Enjoy wine from Jasper Winery and Beer from Madhouse Brewing Co. There will also be food for purchase and live music by Crooked Mile. All ages are welcome to attend this FREE event. Gray's Lake Park
08/15/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/15/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/16/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/16/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
08/16/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/16/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/17/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/17/2014 03:00 PMDoggie DiveThis is an opportunity for dogs and their owners to celebrate the last day of the pool season. Dogs must be accompanied by their owners at all times.

Fee: $4.00/dog
Regular admission fees apply for dog owners and family members.
More InfoAshworth, Nahas, Northwest, Teachout
08/17/2014 07:00 PMAdult Flag Football RegistrationRegister now for Adult (ages 18+) Flag Football leagues. Cost is $200 per team (15 participants) for a 7-game schedule starting September 2, 2014. Games are played at Ashfield Park (E. 18th and Lyon) and Chesterfield Park (E. 26th and Scott).

Registration ends August 18.
Register Now! 
08/17/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/18/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/18/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/19/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/19/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/20/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/20/2014 11:30 AMYoga at the PlazaDes Moines Parks and Recreation invites you to participate in Yoga at the Plaza (520 Robert D. Ray Dr.) during your lunch hour.

This 45-minute program will be held every Wednesday during July and August 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.

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors.
More InfoBrenton Skating Plaza
08/20/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/21/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/21/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/22/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/22/2014 05:30 PMUnwinedCome relax and unwind a little at Unwined from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Hub Spot. Enjoy wine from Jasper Winery and Beer from Madhouse Brewing Co. There will also be food for purchase and live music by Soul Searchers. All ages are welcome to attend this FREE event.  The Hub Spot - 215 Water Street
08/22/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/23/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/23/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
08/23/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/23/2014 09:00 PMFree FlicksFree Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m. Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Click the link below for a complete schedule of dates, locations and movies
More InfoVarious locations throughout the Des Moines area
08/24/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/24/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/25/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/25/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/26/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/26/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/27/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/27/2014 11:30 AMYoga at the PlazaDes Moines Parks and Recreation invites you to participate in Yoga at the Plaza (520 Robert D. Ray Dr.) during your lunch hour.

This 45-minute program will be held every Wednesday during July and August 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.

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors.
More InfoBrenton Skating Plaza
08/27/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/28/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/28/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/28/2014 09:00 PMFree FlicksFree Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m. Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Click the link below for a full schedule of dates, locations and movies!
More InfoVarious locations throughout the Des Moines area
08/29/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/29/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/30/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/30/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
08/30/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
08/31/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
08/31/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
09/01/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
09/01/2014 04:00 PMDoggie DiveThis is an opportunity for dogs and their owners to celebrate the last day of the pool season. Dogs must be accompanied by their owners at all times.

Fee: $4.00/dog
Regular admission fees apply for dog owners and family members.
More InfoBirdland Swimming Pool
09/01/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/01/2014 07:00 PMPeeWee Indoor Soccer RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers PeeWee Indoor Soccer for two age divisions: 3 - 4 year olds and 5-6 year olds. Cost is $40 per child for the 6-week program which includes game jersey to keep. Registration ends September 2. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Sign Up Now 
09/02/2014 12:00 AMFall Des Moines Bags LeagueDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers a Fall Bags League. Cost is $35 per two person team (ages 18+). Games will be played at The Hub Spot (215 Water St.). League Play will begin September 3.

Registration ends August 8. For more details and to sign up online click the link below.
Sign Up Now! 
09/02/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/03/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/04/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/04/2014 09:00 PMFree FlicksFree Flicks is a summer-long series of outdoor movie showings throughout the Des Moines area. The films will be shown on a 25-foot portable screen, and will begin after sunset around 9:00 p.m. Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Click the link below for a full schedule of dates, locations and movies!
More InfoVarious locations throughout the Des Moines area
09/05/2014 05:30 PMUnwinedCome relax and unwind a little at Unwined from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Hub Spot. Enjoy wine from Jasper Winery and Beer from Madhouse Brewing Co. There will also be food for purchase and live music by Roxi Copland. All ages are welcome to attend this FREE event.  The Hub Spot - 215 Water Street
09/05/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/06/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
09/06/2014 11:00 AMMilitary Flag Disposal ExerciseDes Moines Parks and Recreation, Company "A" 49th Regiment, Iowa Veteran Volunteer Infantry/SVR, Honor Guard Unit for the Department of Iowa and Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War will conduct a Military Flag Disposal Exercise. The public is welcome to attend this ceremonial disposal of unserviceable National Flags. The disposal exercise will be conducted in accordance with the United States Code and Military tradition. The public is also invited to bring their own worn/tattered flags to the municipal cemetery office at Glendale Cemetery the weeks and days preceding the flag ceremony to be properly disposed of as well. Woodland Cemetery - 2019 Woodland Avenue
09/06/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/07/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/08/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/09/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/09/2014 08:30 PMMoon FloatParticipants in lighted boats will float on Gray's Lake while enjoying the view of the pedestrian bridge and listening to the sounds of the night. All non-gas powered boats are welcome. Gray's Lake concession stand hours are extended and offer boat rentals for $5 per half hour. All boats must use flashlights and lights. No reservations allowed, half hour rentals only, no coolers allowed on boats. All ages are welcome (18 and under must be accompanied by an adult). Gray's Lake Park
09/10/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/11/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/12/2014 05:30 PMUnwinedCome relax and unwind a little at Unwined from 5:30 - 8:30 at the terrace at Gray's Lake. Enjoy wine from Jasper Winery and Beer from Madhouse Brewing Co. There will also be food for purchase and live music by Brother Trucker. All ages are welcome to attend this FREE event. Gray's Lake Park
09/12/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/13/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
09/13/2014 09:00 AMUPCYCLE StewardsWant to help remove invasive species, improve the health of our woodlands AND help feed animals at the Blank Park Zoo? Become an Upcycle Steward at Greenwood Park, the 2nd Saturday of every month starting June 14. From 9:00 a.m to Noon, volunteers will remove honeysuckle to restore one of our most treasured parks while providing food for the giraffes and rhinos. Registration and supplies available onsite. Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older. Call 237-1386 for more information

Rain Out Hotline - 248-6399
 Greenwood Park
09/13/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/14/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/15/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/16/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/17/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/18/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/19/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/20/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
09/20/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/21/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/22/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/23/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/24/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/25/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/26/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/27/2014 09:00 AMYoga in the ParkYoga in the Park, presented by Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is back again for another summer. We invite you to enjoy your Saturday mornings by participating in a free weekly yoga session at Gray's Lake this summer. The class will be from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and will be held every Saturday beginning June 7 through September 27.

Local volunteer instructors lead each session, which means you’ll have a different yoga experience each week! You are encouraged to bring a mat or a towel as well as some water and clothes you can move in. No registration for the class is required, just show up and be ready to relax, release and enjoy.

Classes will not take place in the event of rain. Please continue to check our website, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Gray’s Lake Park is easily accessible via Des Moines’ extensive trail network. Due to the popularity of the program, we encourage participants to walk, run or bike to Yoga.

*Please note that Yoga in the Park will be held at different locations on the following dates:
July 12 - The Hub Spot (215 Water St)
August 30 - Western Gateway Park

Click the link below for a complete list of instructors
More InfoGray's Lake Park
09/27/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/28/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/29/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
09/30/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/01/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/02/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/03/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/04/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/05/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/05/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/06/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/06/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/07/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/07/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/08/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/08/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/09/2014 07:00 PMYouth Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Youth Basketball leagues for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Cost is $475 per team for a 12-game schedule OR $65 per individual, both include game shirt to keep. Play will begin November 8 at both Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Registration ends October 10. Click the link below for more information and to sign up online.Register Now 
10/09/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/10/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/11/2014 09:00 AMUPCYCLE StewardsWant to help remove invasive species, improve the health of our woodlands AND help feed animals at the Blank Park Zoo? Become an Upcycle Steward at Greenwood Park, the 2nd Saturday of every month starting June 14. From 9:00 a.m to Noon, volunteers will remove honeysuckle to restore one of our most treasured parks while providing food for the giraffes and rhinos. Registration and supplies available onsite. Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older. Call 237-1386 for more information

Rain Out Hotline - 248-6399
 Greenwood Park
10/11/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/12/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/13/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/14/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/15/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/16/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/17/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/18/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/19/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/20/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/21/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/22/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/23/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/24/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/25/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/26/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/27/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/28/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/29/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/30/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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10/31/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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11/01/2014 07:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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11/02/2014 06:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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11/03/2014 06:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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11/04/2014 06:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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11/05/2014 06:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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11/06/2014 06:00 PMAdult Basketball RegistrationDes Moines Parks and Recreation offers Adult Basketball leagues for men and women. Cost is only $330 per team for a 10-game schedule. Games are played at Four Mile and Pioneer Columbus Community Centers. Click the link below for more details and to sign up online.

Registration ends November 7.
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11/08/2014 09:00 AMUPCYCLE StewardsWant to help remove invasive species, improve the health of our woodlands AND help feed animals at the Blank Park Zoo? Become an Upcycle Steward at Greenwood Park, the 2nd Saturday of every month starting June 14. From 9:00 a.m to Noon, volunteers will remove honeysuckle to restore one of our most treasured parks while providing food for the giraffes and rhinos. Registration and supplies available onsite. Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older. Call 237-1386 for more information

Rain Out Hotline - 248-6399
 Greenwood Park
12/13/2014 09:00 AMUPCYCLE StewardsWant to help remove invasive species, improve the health of our woodlands AND help feed animals at the Blank Park Zoo? Become an Upcycle Steward at Greenwood Park, the 2nd Saturday of every month starting June 14. From 9:00 a.m to Noon, volunteers will remove honeysuckle to restore one of our most treasured parks while providing food for the giraffes and rhinos. Registration and supplies available onsite. Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older. Call 237-1386 for more information

Rain Out Hotline - 248-6399
 Greenwood Park