Calendar

Sep
18
Wed
$1 Admission @ Skate West
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm

$1 admission fee per guest  6-8:00 pm

Skate Rental Fees

Basic Rental: $3
Specialty Rental: $5

Half Price Night @ Skate South
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm
Half-Price Night
6-8:30pm
$3+tax Admission
All rentals half price

 

Sep
19
Thu
Open Play Time @ Backyard Adventures of Iowa
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am

Open Play Time is Monday thru Friday 9am to 3pm.

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.

Teddy Toddler Story Time @ Clive Public Library
Sep 19 @ 9:30 am

Toddlers age 3 and younger (with an adult, siblings welcome)

Tuesdays 9:30, 10:00 a.m.
Thursdays 9:30, 10:00 a.m.
Fridays 9:30, 10:00 a.m.

Begins September 3 and runs for ten weeks.

Enjoy this 20-minute program with your toddling teddy bear. This is bonding time for you and your child. Early literacy skills are modeled with the use of picture books, puppets, felt stories, finger plays, music, dancing, and bubble fun.

Drop-in program. No registration required.

Bouncing Babies @ Johnston Public Library
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am

Bouncing Babies story hour includes rhymes, songs, bounces and books just right for your little one! Build your baby’s foundation for lifelong reading and learning with this engaging story time. Designed for children from birth-18 months and their caregivers.

Dollar Day @ Merle Hay Lanes
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am

Dollar Day

$1.00 Games! $1.00 Shoe Rentals! $1.00 12 oz Soft Drinks!

10:00 am to 4:00 pm  and 9:00 pm to Close

Open Play @ Rainbow Play Systems of Iowa
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am

Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

There are no limits to the grins and giggles at our play room. That’s because your kids are invited to jump, climb, swing, and play in our indoor showroom for just $10 per child for two hours of fun. You can also purchase punch cards – 5 Plays for $40 and 10 Plays for $75.

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Preschool Storytime @ South Side Library
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am

Join Miss Janee for stories, rhymes, songs, movement, and occasional crafts/activities that build literacy and kindergarten-readiness skills. Ages three to six.

Teddy Toddler Story Time @ Clive Public Library
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am

Toddlers age 3 and younger (with an adult, siblings welcome)

Tuesdays 9:30, 10:00 a.m.
Thursdays 9:30, 10:00 a.m.
Fridays 9:30, 10:00 a.m.

Begins September and runs for ten weeks.

Enjoy this 20-minute program with your toddling teddy bear. This is bonding time for you and your child. Early literacy skills are modeled with the use of picture books, puppets, felt stories, finger plays, music, dancing, and bubble fun.

Drop-in program. No registration required.

Toddler Time @ Get Air Des Moines
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am

Toddlers (jumpers 46″ and under) are invited to bring their parent(s) for a fun filled two hours of jump time just for our “Little Air” guests. Toddler jumpers are allowed full use of the entire trampoline park at the amazing price of Buy One Hour, Get a Second Hour Free!

Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday morning (see park for details).

Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am

Get ready to read, dance, and play at the Altoona Public Libary! We will have a half hour of books, rhymes, and music, followed by a free play time where toddlers can play with each other.

Ages 18 months – 3 years

Play, Grow, Learn! @ Forest Avenue Library
Sep 19 @ 10:15 am

newborn – 6 years

Play, Grow, Learn! is an opportunity for you to use the Imagination Station to explore early literacy tips and books, play with others, and develop early literacy skills using Forest Avenue Library’s space and toys. This is an unsupervised, drop-in playtime where parents and caregivers are encouraged to interact with their children. Many items will be available for free exploration and play.

Preschool Storytime @ Central Library
Sep 19 @ 10:15 am

Join us for stories, songs, and movement that build literacy and school-readiness skills.

Big Bear Story Time @ Clive Public Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am

Preschoolers age 3 and older (adults and siblings welcome to join)

Tuesdays 10:30 a.m.
Thursdays 10:30 a.m.
Fridays 10:30 a.m.

Begins September and runs for ten weeks.

Preschoolers are invited to this 30-minute program of book-related fun. Program highlights include picture books, puppets, felt stories, finger plays, music, dancing, and bubbles galore.

Drop-in program.

Drop-in Oliver’s Puppy Tales @ West Des Moines Public Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am

Join puppy Oliver in the Community Room for this class featuring stories, songs, and rhymes followed by gross and fine motor play all with an early literacy focus!

For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration.

Preschool Storytime @ East Side Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am

Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays and movement that build literacy skills for ages three to six years old.

Storytime @ North Side Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am

18 months – 6 years

Enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, movement, and more!

Babies and Books @ Altoona Public Library
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am

Bring your babies to the Altonna Public Library for a fun and interactive storytime! We will work on early literacy skills, sing songs, dance, and play together.

Ages 0-18 months

Fish Feedings @ Bass Pro Shops
Sep 19 @ 3:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 3 p.m. as we feed the fish in our Main Aquarium!

Do you have a youngster who would like to help us feed the fish?  Call the store at 515-957-5500 to make reserve a spot for one of our fish feedings days!

Rio: Movie and Craft/Rio: Película y Manualidad @ East Side Library
Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm

Acompañennos para celebrar el Mes de Herencia Latina con manualidades basadas en la celebración Brazileña de Carnaval, y proyección de la película Rio!

Join us to celebrate Latino Heritage Month with crafts based on the Brazilian celebration of Carnival, and a showing of the movie Rio!