Encourage Kids to Put a Little Love Out into the World - dsm4kids.com

Encourage Kids to Put a Little Love Out into the World

Dolly Parton, said it best when she wrote the lyrics…” Think of your fellow man, lend him a helping hand…Put a little love in your heart….And the world will be a better place”.  Today is bookended by Valentine’s Day and National Random Acts of Kindness Day, so I thought it would be the perfect time to think up a few things kids can do to show a little love and  be kind to their friends, family, neighbors and others they haven’t met.

2018 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Events 4 Des Moines Families – dsm4kids.com

2018 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Events 4 Des Moines Families

Des Moines certainly knows how to celebrate the luck of the Irish during the month of March. However, it’s not all about pub crawls and green beer. Throughout the Metro, there are opportunities to dance an Irish jig, sing along to Irish music, and, of course, watch a traditional St. Patrick’s Day Parade! We have rounded up a list of exciting events and activities worth a pot of gold. So, get the family ready and have some fun this St. Patrick’s Day in Des Moines. Sláinte!

2018 Spring Break Activities in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

2018 Spring Break Activities in Des Moines

Spring Break in Des Moines means plenty of events and activities for families. If you’re not leaving the metro for a Spring Break vacation, this list features exciting activities to keep your kids and family occupied. From live shows to sporting events and everything in between, we’ve got you covered.

2018 Summer Sports & Outdoor Recreation Camps & Classes 4 Des Moines Kids - dsm4kids.com

2018 Summer Sports & Outdoor Recreation Camps & Classes 4 Des Moines Kids

Kids can enjoy a summer filled with athletic activities and outdoor adventures. Des Moines offers many opportunities for kids to learn team sports and to try tennis and golf, learn about nature, furry friends and more.  Below you’ll find a roundup of summer sport and outdoor recreation camps for kids in Des Moines.

2018 Summer Academic & Arts-Based Camps & Classes 4 Kids in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

2018 Summer Academic & Arts-Based Camps & Classes 4 Kids in Des Moines

Des Moines is brimming with special summer camps and classes that give your kids the chance to explore budding interests in art, science, acting, technology and more. With a little planning, your kiddos can take advantage of some awesome educational and creative camps in the Des Moines-area. Check out our picks for academic and arts-based summer camps and classes in Des Moines.