Aug
25
Sat
Saturday Drop In Programs @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Center
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am

Free with regular admission; registration is not required.

All programs are held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

Demonstrations:Ask questions and get answers about unique botanical topics.

Tours:Discover what’s in bloom at the Botanical Garden on a 30-minute tour.

Bonsai:See the Iowa Bonsai Association in action as they work on specimens and field questions about the art of bonsai.

Studios:For a hands-on experience, join us to create a botanically inspired craft to take home.

 

 

May 11-13:   Spring Garden Festival:Assorted games, crafts and activities

May 19:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

May 26:       Studio:Botanical Drawing

 

June 2:         Demonstration:Understanding the Water Garden

June 9:         Tours:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

June 16:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

June 23:       Studio: Sun Prints

 

July 7:          Demonstration:All About Air Plants

July 14:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

July 21:        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

July 28:        Studio:Floral origami

 

Aug. 4:         Demonstration:Let’s Talk Terrariums

Aug. 11:      Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Aug. 18        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Aug. 25:      Studio:Scent Sachets

 

Sept. 1:        Demonstration:Observing Orchids

Sept. 8:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Sept. 15:      Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Sept. 22:      Studio:Leaf art

Sep
1
Sat
Home Depot – FREE Kids Workshops @ Home Depot Stores
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am
  • FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12
  • All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last.
  • Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.
  • Kids Workshop activities are scheduled on a first come/first served basis. Please do not arrive before 9:00 a.m.
  • Thank you for registering online to help us better plan our craft kit quantities needed

Other Locations:

3700 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266 (515)221-2233

10850 Plum Drive, Urbandale, IA 50322 (515)251-5819

2335 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021  (515)963-1890

Saturday Drop In Programs @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Center
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am

Free with regular admission; registration is not required.

All programs are held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

Demonstrations:Ask questions and get answers about unique botanical topics.

Tours:Discover what’s in bloom at the Botanical Garden on a 30-minute tour.

Bonsai:See the Iowa Bonsai Association in action as they work on specimens and field questions about the art of bonsai.

Studios:For a hands-on experience, join us to create a botanically inspired craft to take home.

 

 

May 11-13:   Spring Garden Festival:Assorted games, crafts and activities

May 19:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

May 26:       Studio:Botanical Drawing

 

June 2:         Demonstration:Understanding the Water Garden

June 9:         Tours:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

June 16:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

June 23:       Studio: Sun Prints

 

July 7:          Demonstration:All About Air Plants

July 14:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

July 21:        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

July 28:        Studio:Floral origami

 

Aug. 4:         Demonstration:Let’s Talk Terrariums

Aug. 11:      Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Aug. 18        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Aug. 25:      Studio:Scent Sachets

 

Sept. 1:        Demonstration:Observing Orchids

Sept. 8:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Sept. 15:      Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Sept. 22:      Studio:Leaf art

Sep
8
Sat
Saturday Drop In Programs @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Center
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am

Free with regular admission; registration is not required.

All programs are held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

Demonstrations:Ask questions and get answers about unique botanical topics.

Tours:Discover what’s in bloom at the Botanical Garden on a 30-minute tour.

Bonsai:See the Iowa Bonsai Association in action as they work on specimens and field questions about the art of bonsai.

Studios:For a hands-on experience, join us to create a botanically inspired craft to take home.

 

 

May 11-13:   Spring Garden Festival:Assorted games, crafts and activities

May 19:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

May 26:       Studio:Botanical Drawing

 

June 2:         Demonstration:Understanding the Water Garden

June 9:         Tours:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

June 16:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

June 23:       Studio: Sun Prints

 

July 7:          Demonstration:All About Air Plants

July 14:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

July 21:        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

July 28:        Studio:Floral origami

 

Aug. 4:         Demonstration:Let’s Talk Terrariums

Aug. 11:      Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Aug. 18        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Aug. 25:      Studio:Scent Sachets

 

Sept. 1:        Demonstration:Observing Orchids

Sept. 8:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Sept. 15:      Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Sept. 22:      Studio:Leaf art

Sep
15
Sat
Saturday Drop In Programs @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Center
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am

Free with regular admission; registration is not required.

All programs are held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

Demonstrations:Ask questions and get answers about unique botanical topics.

Tours:Discover what’s in bloom at the Botanical Garden on a 30-minute tour.

Bonsai:See the Iowa Bonsai Association in action as they work on specimens and field questions about the art of bonsai.

Studios:For a hands-on experience, join us to create a botanically inspired craft to take home.

 

 

May 11-13:   Spring Garden Festival:Assorted games, crafts and activities

May 19:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

May 26:       Studio:Botanical Drawing

 

June 2:         Demonstration:Understanding the Water Garden

June 9:         Tours:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

June 16:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

June 23:       Studio: Sun Prints

 

July 7:          Demonstration:All About Air Plants

July 14:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

July 21:        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

July 28:        Studio:Floral origami

 

Aug. 4:         Demonstration:Let’s Talk Terrariums

Aug. 11:      Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Aug. 18        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Aug. 25:      Studio:Scent Sachets

 

Sept. 1:        Demonstration:Observing Orchids

Sept. 8:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Sept. 15:      Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Sept. 22:      Studio:Leaf art

Sep
22
Sat
Saturday Drop In Programs @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Center
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am

Free with regular admission; registration is not required.

All programs are held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

Demonstrations:Ask questions and get answers about unique botanical topics.

Tours:Discover what’s in bloom at the Botanical Garden on a 30-minute tour.

Bonsai:See the Iowa Bonsai Association in action as they work on specimens and field questions about the art of bonsai.

Studios:For a hands-on experience, join us to create a botanically inspired craft to take home.

 

 

May 11-13:   Spring Garden Festival:Assorted games, crafts and activities

May 19:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

May 26:       Studio:Botanical Drawing

 

June 2:         Demonstration:Understanding the Water Garden

June 9:         Tours:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

June 16:       Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

June 23:       Studio: Sun Prints

 

July 7:          Demonstration:All About Air Plants

July 14:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

July 21:        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

July 28:        Studio:Floral origami

 

Aug. 4:         Demonstration:Let’s Talk Terrariums

Aug. 11:      Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Aug. 18        Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Aug. 25:      Studio:Scent Sachets

 

Sept. 1:        Demonstration:Observing Orchids

Sept. 8:        Tour:Garden Highlights at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Sept. 15:      Bonsai:Iowa Bonsai Association demonstration

Sept. 22:      Studio:Leaf art

Oct
6
Sat
Home Depot – FREE Kids Workshops @ Home Depot Stores
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am
  • FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12
  • All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last.
  • Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.
  • Kids Workshop activities are scheduled on a first come/first served basis. Please do not arrive before 9:00 a.m.
  • Thank you for registering online to help us better plan our craft kit quantities needed

Other Locations:

3700 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266 (515)221-2233

10850 Plum Drive, Urbandale, IA 50322 (515)251-5819

2335 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021  (515)963-1890

Oct
13
Sat
Second Saturday @ Des Moines Playhouse
Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm

2018-19 Season Upcoming Dates

October 13, 2018

November 10, 2018

December 8, 2018

January 12, 2019

February 9, 2019

March 9, 2019

April 13, 2019

May 11, 2019

Join area teens, grades 6 through 12, for sketch comedy, fast-paced games, and think-on-your-feet in spur-of-the-moment situations. While this isn’t a class, it is planned and supervised by Playhouse education staff. You’ll work in groups of kids your own age, and meet theatre kids from all over the metro and beyond. Bring your friends. Everyone is welcome! Cost is $9.00 per month, payable with cash or check at the door. 7:30 – 10:00 PM.

If you would like to be on our e-mail list for more Second Saturday information, please contact Robin Spahr, education director.

Nov
3
Sat
Home Depot – FREE Kids Workshops @ Home Depot Stores
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am
  • FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12
  • All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last.
  • Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.
  • Kids Workshop activities are scheduled on a first come/first served basis. Please do not arrive before 9:00 a.m.
  • Thank you for registering online to help us better plan our craft kit quantities needed

Other Locations:

3700 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266 (515)221-2233

10850 Plum Drive, Urbandale, IA 50322 (515)251-5819

2335 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021  (515)963-1890

Nov
10
Sat
Second Saturday @ Des Moines Playhouse
Nov 10 @ 7:30 pm

2018-19 Season Upcoming Dates

October 13, 2018

November 10, 2018

December 8, 2018

January 12, 2019

February 9, 2019

March 9, 2019

April 13, 2019

May 11, 2019

Join area teens, grades 6 through 12, for sketch comedy, fast-paced games, and think-on-your-feet in spur-of-the-moment situations. While this isn’t a class, it is planned and supervised by Playhouse education staff. You’ll work in groups of kids your own age, and meet theatre kids from all over the metro and beyond. Bring your friends. Everyone is welcome! Cost is $9.00 per month, payable with cash or check at the door. 7:30 – 10:00 PM.

If you would like to be on our e-mail list for more Second Saturday information, please contact Robin Spahr, education director.

Dec
1
Sat
Home Depot – FREE Kids Workshops @ Home Depot Stores
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am
  • FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12
  • All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last.
  • Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.
  • Kids Workshop activities are scheduled on a first come/first served basis. Please do not arrive before 9:00 a.m.
  • Thank you for registering online to help us better plan our craft kit quantities needed

Other Locations:

3700 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266 (515)221-2233

10850 Plum Drive, Urbandale, IA 50322 (515)251-5819

2335 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021  (515)963-1890

Dec
8
Sat
Second Saturday @ Des Moines Playhouse
Dec 8 @ 7:30 pm

2018-19 Season Upcoming Dates

October 13, 2018

November 10, 2018

December 8, 2018

January 12, 2019

February 9, 2019

March 9, 2019

April 13, 2019

May 11, 2019

Join area teens, grades 6 through 12, for sketch comedy, fast-paced games, and think-on-your-feet in spur-of-the-moment situations. While this isn’t a class, it is planned and supervised by Playhouse education staff. You’ll work in groups of kids your own age, and meet theatre kids from all over the metro and beyond. Bring your friends. Everyone is welcome! Cost is $9.00 per month, payable with cash or check at the door. 7:30 – 10:00 PM.

If you would like to be on our e-mail list for more Second Saturday information, please contact Robin Spahr, education director.

Jan
12
Sat
Second Saturday @ Des Moines Playhouse
Jan 12 @ 7:30 pm

2018-19 Season Upcoming Dates

October 13, 2018

November 10, 2018

December 8, 2018

January 12, 2019

February 9, 2019

March 9, 2019

April 13, 2019

May 11, 2019

Join area teens, grades 6 through 12, for sketch comedy, fast-paced games, and think-on-your-feet in spur-of-the-moment situations. While this isn’t a class, it is planned and supervised by Playhouse education staff. You’ll work in groups of kids your own age, and meet theatre kids from all over the metro and beyond. Bring your friends. Everyone is welcome! Cost is $9.00 per month, payable with cash or check at the door. 7:30 – 10:00 PM.

If you would like to be on our e-mail list for more Second Saturday information, please contact Robin Spahr, education director.

Feb
9
Sat
Second Saturday @ Des Moines Playhouse
Feb 9 @ 7:30 pm

2018-19 Season Upcoming Dates

October 13, 2018

November 10, 2018

December 8, 2018

January 12, 2019

February 9, 2019

March 9, 2019

April 13, 2019

May 11, 2019

Join area teens, grades 6 through 12, for sketch comedy, fast-paced games, and think-on-your-feet in spur-of-the-moment situations. While this isn’t a class, it is planned and supervised by Playhouse education staff. You’ll work in groups of kids your own age, and meet theatre kids from all over the metro and beyond. Bring your friends. Everyone is welcome! Cost is $9.00 per month, payable with cash or check at the door. 7:30 – 10:00 PM.

If you would like to be on our e-mail list for more Second Saturday information, please contact Robin Spahr, education director.

Mar
9
Sat
Second Saturday @ Des Moines Playhouse
Mar 9 @ 7:30 pm

2018-19 Season Upcoming Dates

October 13, 2018

November 10, 2018

December 8, 2018

January 12, 2019

February 9, 2019

March 9, 2019

April 13, 2019

May 11, 2019

Join area teens, grades 6 through 12, for sketch comedy, fast-paced games, and think-on-your-feet in spur-of-the-moment situations. While this isn’t a class, it is planned and supervised by Playhouse education staff. You’ll work in groups of kids your own age, and meet theatre kids from all over the metro and beyond. Bring your friends. Everyone is welcome! Cost is $9.00 per month, payable with cash or check at the door. 7:30 – 10:00 PM.

If you would like to be on our e-mail list for more Second Saturday information, please contact Robin Spahr, education director.

Apr
13
Sat
Second Saturday @ Des Moines Playhouse
Apr 13 @ 7:30 pm

2018-19 Season Upcoming Dates

October 13, 2018

November 10, 2018

December 8, 2018

January 12, 2019

February 9, 2019

March 9, 2019

April 13, 2019

May 11, 2019

Join area teens, grades 6 through 12, for sketch comedy, fast-paced games, and think-on-your-feet in spur-of-the-moment situations. While this isn’t a class, it is planned and supervised by Playhouse education staff. You’ll work in groups of kids your own age, and meet theatre kids from all over the metro and beyond. Bring your friends. Everyone is welcome! Cost is $9.00 per month, payable with cash or check at the door. 7:30 – 10:00 PM.

If you would like to be on our e-mail list for more Second Saturday information, please contact Robin Spahr, education director.