of the City of Des Moines, Iowa
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May 25, 2013
- Online Swimming Lesson Registration
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 8:00:00 AM - Friday, July 19, 2013 at 1:00:00 PM
Visit http://www.dmgov.org/Departments/Parks/Pages/AquaticsandWaterSports.aspx to view session dates and times.
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- River Canoe Outing
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 8:00:00 AM
A “Canoeing Basics I” class is recommended to take this Outing. Some instruction occurs on the river, but the outing is intended to be leisurely and apply previously learned paddling skills. Depending upon water levels, this river trip will be on a local moving flat water river or creek (TBA). Equipment is provided. Dress to get wet (a change of dry clothes is optional). Minimum age is 10. A participant who is 10-15 years of age must be accompanied by a registered adult who is at least 21 years of age for his/her canoeing partner. Pre-Registration required at least 72 hours in advance.
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- Yoga in the Park
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 9:00:00 AM
Bring your yoga mat or towel and a water bottle to Gray's Lake to enjoy a free hour of yoga! Each class is instructed by a different local instructor. Today's instructor is Mary McCarthy. Click the link below for the entire 2013 Yoga in the Park instructor schedule.
2013 Instructor Schedule
- Splash Pads Open
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 12:00:00 PM
All splash pads open Sunday, May 25 and traditional wading pools open Monday, June 3. Splash pads offer safe, interactive water features in various Des Moines parks.
- Northwest Aquatic Center Opening Day
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 12:30:00 PM
Northwest Aquatic Center 4915 Madison Avenue
Northwest will open early for Memorial Day weekend (May 25, 26, 27), close then re-open on June 6. This season all pools will open Thursday, June 6. Click "Aquatic Center Information" for prices, hours, and locations.
Aquatic Center Information
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