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$7.50 With WaCkY Socks Open Jump @ Playground for Kids Ankeny
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

Open Jump 10:00 am – 8:00 pm.

Have the kids wear their PRINTED (polka dots, striped) Character socks because it will get the kids in for $7.50 each! Must show before you pay admission, no exceptions

AMC Classic Summer Movie Camp @ AMC Classic Cobblestone 9
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

Join AMC CLASSIC Cobblestone 9 theatre in Urbandale every Monday & Wednesday at 10:00 am to see all your favorite kid-friendly films for nine weeks! Kid’s tickets are just $4 (plus tax) and includes a KidsPack of great AMC snacks! Offer valid at box office only at participating locations.

June 5 & 6: The Lorax
June 12 & 14: Trolls
June 19 & 21: The Secret Life of Pets
June 26 & 28: How to Tame Your Dragon
July 3 & 5: Pup Star
July 10 & 12: Sing
July 17 & 19: Home
July 24 & 16: Dispicible Me
July 31 & August 2: The Peanuts Movie

Camp Creativity @ Michaels
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

Camp Creativity

Seven weeks of making for kids 3 and up.

All supplies included. Sign up in store, online or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises.

Week 1 – Classic Characters

Week 2 – Ocean Adventure

Week 3 – Outdoor Fun

Week 4 – Winter Wonderland

Week 5 – Princesses & Friends

Week 6 – Safari Creatures

Week 7 – All About Me

 

Classes also available at:

1725 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021

Cinemark Theatres Summer Movie Clubhouse @ Cinemark 20 Jordan Creek and XD
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

Summer Movie Clubhouse: Ten Weeks of Fun Films for Kids!

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie

OR

See all 10 for $5! Get a ten-week series punch card at the theatre box office or online for $5, while supplies last, at participating theatres.

 

Movie Schedule:

The Secret Life of Pets

June 6 at 10:00 am

June 7 at 10:00 am

The LEGO Batman Movie

June 13 at 10:00 am

June 14 at 10:00 am

Trolls

June 20 at 10:00 am

June 21 at 10:00 am

Shrek The Third

June 27 at 10:00 am

June 28 at 10:00 am

Goosebumps

July 4 at 10:00 am

July 5 at 10:00 am

The Iron Giant

July 11 at 10:00 am

July 12 at 10:00 am

Hotel Transylvania 2

July 18 at 10:00 am

July 19 at 10:00 am

Megamind

July 25 at 10:00 am

July 26 at 10:00 am

The Angry Birds Movie

August 1 at 10:00 am

August 2 at 10:00 am

Sing

August 8 at 10:00 am

August 9 at 10:00 am

Fridley Theatres Discount Matinees @ Springwood 9
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

All movies are $2 that are included in Fridley Theatres’ Summer Discount Matinees series.  Tickets must be purchased from the box office at Springwood 9 Theatres in Ankeny or Copper Creek 9 Theatres in Pleasant Hill.  Movies are shown on Wednesday and Thursdays at 10:00 am and 12:30 pm. All films are rated either G or PG.

June 7 & 8: Storks
June 14 & 15: The Secret Life of Pets
June 21 & 22: Rock Dog
June 28 & 29: The Angry Birds Movie
July 5 & 6: Monster Trucks
July 12 & 13: Sing
July 19 & 20: Kubo and the Two Strings
July 26 & 27: The LEGO Batman Movie
August 2 & 3: Trolls
August 9 & 10: Smurfs: The Lost Village

Fridley Theatres Discount Matinees @ Copper Creek Cinemas
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

All movies are $2 that are included in Fridley Theatres’ Summer Discount Matinees series.  Tickets must be purchased from the box office at Springwood 9 Theatres in Ankeny or Copper Creek 9 Theatres in Pleasant Hill.  Movies are shown on Wednesday and Thursdays at 10:00 am and 12:30 pm. All films are rated either G or PG.

June 7 & 8: Storks
June 14 & 15: The Secret Life of Pets
June 21 & 22: Rock Dog
June 28 & 29: The Angry Birds Movie
July 5 & 6: Monster Trucks
July 12 & 13: Sing
July 19 & 20: Kubo and the Two Strings
July 26 & 27: The LEGO Batman Movie
August 2 & 3: Trolls
August 9 & 10: Smurfs: The Lost Village

Open Jump @ Monkey Joe's
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

We gladly accept walk-in guests any time we’re open. Bring your kids 12 years-old and younger, to our inflatable play center any time, where they can safely bounce, jump, slide, and have fun.

Monday $8.49
Tuesday $8.49
Wednesday $5.50
Thursday $8.49
Friday $10.99
Saturday $10.99
Sunday $10.99
2 years and under (if playing) $5.50
2 years and under Frequent User Cards* $40
Frequent User Cards* $70
Holiday Pricing $10.99

 

Open Play Time @ Backyard Adventures of Iowa
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

Open Play Time is Monday thru Friday 10am to 5pm. Weekdays are for Open Play Time, so come play in our indoor Showroom where the weather is always perfect. Bring your friends for a play date or just come to enjoy the fun and meet some new friends. For more information visit http://www.backyardadventuresiowa.com/openplay.html.

Sorry, even though we receive many requests, we have NO OPEN PLAY TIME ON WEEKENDS.

Splash Park – FREE @ Prairie Ridge Aquatic Center
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

2017 Season: May 30 – TBD. Closing schedule will be determined by staffing levels and the 2017-2018 Ankeny school calendar.

FREE entry to the splash park is valid only from 10:00 to 11:45 a.m. Patrons wishing to re-enter the facility during open swim will need to pay daily admission or use a season pass.

Storytime @ Jordan Creek Barnes & Noble
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

We host Storytime at the Jordan Creek B&N every Wednesday at 10:00 am.

Special Instructions
For preschoolers and their friends. Ask a bookseller for details. Parents, we use paint, glue, etc., in our crafts. Sometimes things get messy!

Toddler Time @ Sky Zone Des Moines
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am

Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids.

MONDAY-FRIDAY: 10AM-11AM

$8 (Age: 5 & under. Includes guardian admission)

 

Challenge Wednesday @ Indianola Public Library
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am

Each week will pose a different challenge. Will you be up to it? 10:30 to 11:30 am. Ages 6-11.

Nature Playdate @ Various Parks
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Explore, discover and play in your local parks with a Polk County Naturalist. Meet families interested in getting their children outdoors for natural play and discovery.  Wear appropriate clothes and shoes. We may be hiking, discovering life in a log or playing in the creek. This is a morning of adventure and discovery with curiosity being the most important ingredient.
2017 Schedule:

6/28 Life in a Pond – Jester Park Shelter #5

7/12 Creek Walk – Thomas Mitchell Park Shelther #1

7/26 Rock Hunt – Jester Park Shelter by the Lodge

 

Tot Swim @ Veteran's Memorial Aquatic Center
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am

Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat   10:30 – 11:50 am

June 2 – August 19
6 & under accompanied by adult
Held in the shallow pool
$2/day or free w/season pass

Wednesday Story Time @ Plot Twist Book Store
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am

Join us each Wednesday morning for  PLOT TWIST Story Time.  We start reading at 10:30 am and All Ages are Welcome.

Flix Jr. Summer Programming @ Flix Brewhouse
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am

Stop by Flix Brewhouse at Merle Hay Mall every Wednesday morning at 11:00 am through the months of June and July for a special $2.00 “Flix Jr.” summer movie.  This summer they’re celebrating the sequel and all movies are rated G or PG.

June 7: Madagascar 3
June 14: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
June 21: Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
June 28: Rio 2
July 5: TBD
July 12: TBD
July 19: TBD
July 26: TBD

Lunch Bunch @ Mid Iowa Gymnastics
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am

We lead off with playtime in the gym with trampolines, the cargo net, mini balance beams, pre-school bars, obstacle course, and fun gymnastics games. Bring your own lunch to eat, we read stories, and have fun with a craft!

Ages 3-10

Every Wednesday from 11:00am-1:00pm

Drop off your kids and we’ll take care of the rest!

Participants do not need any gymnastics’ background or skills! Please wear a leotard or gym shorts / t-shirt. Bare feet only in the gym.

To sign up, call 986-2781 or email CustServ@midiowagymnastics.com!

 

Storytime Swim @ Altoona Aquatics Center
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am

We’ll be at the Altoona Aquatics Center with stories and activities for all ages!  Wear your swim suit because we’ll be reading IN THE POOL!  Get deep or stay shallow in the zero depth entry during this interactive and high-energy storytime.  Lifeguards will be on hand. The program is free–there is no admission charge to attend the storytime. It’s a great way to see what the aquatic center has to offer!

Registration is required. Online registration begins Friday, May 26th.

Fridley Theatres Discount Matinees @ Springwood 9
Jun 28 @ 12:30 pm

All movies are $2 that are included in Fridley Theatres’ Summer Discount Matinees series.  Tickets must be purchased from the box office at Springwood 9 Theatres in Ankeny or Copper Creek 9 Theatres in Pleasant Hill.  Movies are shown on Wednesday and Thursdays at 10:00 am and 12:30 pm. All films are rated either G or PG.

June 7 & 8: Storks
June 14 & 15: The Secret Life of Pets
June 21 & 22: Rock Dog
June 28 & 29: The Angry Birds Movie
July 5 & 6: Monster Trucks
July 12 & 13: Sing
July 19 & 20: Kubo and the Two Strings
July 26 & 27: The LEGO Batman Movie
August 2 & 3: Trolls
August 9 & 10: Smurfs: The Lost Village

Fridley Theatres Discount Matinees @ Copper Creek Cinemas
Jun 28 @ 12:30 pm

All movies are $2 that are included in Fridley Theatres’ Summer Discount Matinees series.  Tickets must be purchased from the box office at Springwood 9 Theatres in Ankeny or Copper Creek 9 Theatres in Pleasant Hill.  Movies are shown on Wednesday and Thursdays at 10:00 am and 12:30 pm. All films are rated either G or PG.

June 7 & 8: Storks
June 14 & 15: The Secret Life of Pets
June 21 & 22: Rock Dog
June 28 & 29: The Angry Birds Movie
July 5 & 6: Monster Trucks
July 12 & 13: Sing
July 19 & 20: Kubo and the Two Strings
July 26 & 27: The LEGO Batman Movie
August 2 & 3: Trolls
August 9 & 10: Smurfs: The Lost Village