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Safe Outdoor Activities for Kids During COVID-19

Safe Outdoor Activities for Kids During COVID-19

By Natalie Maughan For many of us, our Spring Break plans were cancelled due to COVID-19 and we were left...

On-Line Resources to Keep Kids Learning During the Coronavirus School Break

On-Line Resources to Keep Kids Learning During the Coronavirus School Break

Iowa schools will be closed for a few weeks due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). We will be posting and sharing on...

Activities to Keep the Kids Busy at Home During the Coronavirus School Break

Activities to Keep the Kids Busy at Home During the Coronavirus School Break

My family is supposed to be on our way to a warm tropical getaway and taking a break this week....

April 2020: Des Moines Kid n’ Play List

April 2020: Des Moines Kid n’ Play List

April is jam-packed full of fun ways to soak up springtime…and as always, our Kid n’ Play List features a...

Jester Park Year-Round Activities

Jester Park Year-Round Activities

By Natalie Maughan Jester Park, located in Granger, is an outdoor escape from the city life while not being that...

The Benefits of Sending Teens to Summer Camp

The Benefits of Sending Teens to Summer Camp

Summer is a unique time in a child’s life – a time to relax, make friends, and have fun! It’s...

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Summer Camp 2020: Outdoor and Nature Camps for Des Moines Kids

Summer Camp 2020: Outdoor and Nature Camps for Des Moines Kids

If your kid is looking for a summer camp experience that will immerse them in the natural world, the Des...

Summer Camp 2020: Sports and Recreation Camps for Des Moines Kids

Summer Camp 2020: Sports and Recreation Camps for Des Moines Kids

Got a tot who loves to tumble? A teen who dreams of being a basketball hall-of-famer? Or maybe your high-energy...

Summer Camp 2020: Academic Enrichment Camps for Des Moines Kids

Summer Camp 2020: Academic Enrichment Camps for Des Moines Kids

If you have a child who wants to spend the summer building robots, learning to code, or brush up on their math skills, you’re...

Summer Camp 2020: Art Camps for Des Moines Kids

Summer Camp 2020: Art Camps for Des Moines Kids

Do you have a kid that likes to paint, sculpt, sing or perform? There is an amazing wealth of exceptional...

Summer Camp 2020: Camps for Kids with Special Needs in the Des Moines Area

Summer Camp 2020: Camps for Kids with Special Needs in the Des Moines Area

It’s tough to find the right summer camp for any kid. But if your child has special needs, like autism or...

Summer Camp 2020: Des Moines Day Camp & Sleepaway Camp Guide

Summer Camp 2020: Des Moines Day Camp & Sleepaway Camp Guide

Summer is an exciting season, full of family fun and activity. With no school and kids in need of entertainment...