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Camp Fire Day Camp

Wednesday, August 5 7:00 AM

 
Meetings
  • Neighborhood Revitalization Board

    Aug 05, 5:00 PM

  • Plan & Zoning Commission Meeting

    Aug 06, 6:00 PM

  • City Council Meeting

    Aug 10, 4:30 PM

  • Greater Des Moines Sister Cities Commission Meeting

    Aug 11, 5:00 PM

  • Access Advisory Board meeting

    Aug 19, 12:00 PM

Activities
Calendar of Activities, Events & Meetings

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August 04, 2015 - August 11, 2015

  • Camp Fire Day Camp
  • When:

    Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 7:00:00 AM

  • Where:

    Pioneer Columbus Community Center - 2100 SE 5th Street

  • What:

    This summer day camp is for children in grades 1-8. Your child will spend the summer learning, having fun and exploring Des Moines, including visits to Blank Park Zoo, Science Center of Iowa, Living History Farms, Iowa Cubs games, Adventureland, and local pools and parks.
    Activities are planned by Camp Fire Heart of Iowa.
    Co-sponsored by United Way and Des Moines Park & Recreation.

  • Contact:

    Barb Baker at blbaker@dmgov.org
    Camp Fire USA - 515-274-1501

  • Urban Design Review Board Meeting
  • When:

    Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 7:30:00 AM

  • Where:

    City Council Chambers, Des Moines City Hall

  • What:

    Makes recommendations to the City Council on design of public projects and private development projects located downtown, in City business parks, and throughout the city that request tax increment financing assistance. It also serves, with the Historic Preservation Commission, as the Landmark Review Board.

  • Contact:

    Erin Olson-Douglas
    283-4021
    EODouglas@dmgov.org

  • iEarth Camp, Grades 7-8
  • When:

    Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 9:00:00 AM

  • Where:

    Gray's Lake Park, 2100 Fleur Drive

  • What:

    Get in touch with the world around you through activities like fishing, geocaching, printmaking, observational drawings, pond and water quality research, ecology, fort-building, hiking, tree identification, species documentation, outdoor cooking, nature investigation and MORE! iEARTH is a partnership between the Science Center of Iowa and Des Moines Park and Recreation.

    Come learn from outdoor enthusiasts, art teachers and environmental specialists. Have a blast with fun and safe supervised activities. On rainy days, we'll be indoors or take a field trip, but please come rain or shine and dress for the weather!

    Camps for Grades 5-8 will be based from Gray's Lake. Bring a lunch each day and meet at the terrace above the concession stand. In addition to nature activities, this group will go swimming, biking and canoeing. A schedule with additional details will be sent to you before camp begins.

  • Contact:

    Joel at jmvanroekel@dmgov.org

  • Gardening with Ralph
  • When:

    Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 1:00:00 PM

  • Where:

    Evelyn K. Davis Park - 1400 Forest Avenue

  • What:

    Join Ralph on trips to community gardens to learn about growing your own plants and food. Kids help keep the gardens watered and free of weeds while developing their own green thumbs.
    Transportation provided from Evelyn K. Davis Park.

  • Contact:

    Aaron Hughes at arhughes@dmgov.org

  • Camp Fire Day Camp
  • When:

    Wednesday, August 05, 2015 at 7:00:00 AM

  • Where:

    Pioneer Columbus Community Center - 2100 SE 5th Street

  • What:

    This summer day camp is for children in grades 1-8. Your child will spend the summer learning, having fun and exploring Des Moines, including visits to Blank Park Zoo, Science Center of Iowa, Living History Farms, Iowa Cubs games, Adventureland, and local pools and parks.
    Activities are planned by Camp Fire Heart of Iowa.
    Co-sponsored by United Way and Des Moines Park & Recreation.

  • Contact:

    Barb Baker at blbaker@dmgov.org
    Camp Fire USA - 515-274-1501

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