dsm4kids Business Directory

The Directory

Kid friendly businesses, organizations and services in the Des Moines area.

Whether you live in Ankeny, Altoona, Clive, Des Moines, Grimes, Indianola, Johnston, Urbandale, Waukee, Windsor Heights, West Des Moines or beyond, find the local resources your family needs in in the dsm4kids Directory!

While all submissions are considered, inclusion in the Directory is based on relevance. Businesses or organizations outside of Central Iowa or primarily geared toward adults may not be listed.

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Academy of Martial Arts has been offering instruction and training in Tae Kwon Do since 2004 & Hapkido in 2006.

Located in Ankeny, IA.

The Academy of Martial Arts Systems brings together the energy of the mind and the body. Our program is especially beneficial to children and is designed to enable a child to focus and concentrate on achieving worthwhile goals and to meet life’s challenges with total confidence. Our objective is to provide a fun-filled and positive learning environment for all our young students that will enhance the development of basic good habits such as paying attention, following directions, cooperating with others, respect for self and others, self-control, and self-discipline.

Phone Number: 515-314-0298
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Face Painting Artists, Balloon Twisting, Professional Clowns,Comedy/magic shows and more!

Phone Number: 515-321-7657
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Pediatric Dentist

Phone Number: 515-963-9600
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Archery Field & Sports (AFS) has a 40-yard Indoor paper target and 3D Range, along with a 20-target outdoor 3-D range for you to enjoy...including an Olympic Range!

Our FULL-SERVICE RETAIL PRO-SHOP has the latest in bows and other archery equipment and accessories.  Whether you are looking for hunting equipment, archery supplies, clothing, or black powder supplies, Archery Field & Sports has all you need for the greatest outdoor experiences!

AFS has also expanded their Paintball department, including an SUP Air 100-yard enclosed outdoor field!!

Address: 3725 E 56th St, Altoona, IA 50009
Phone Number: (515) 265-6500
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Face painting, mural painting, canvas painting, furniture painting and more!!

Phone Number: 515-745-9124
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Come visit us at Backyard Adventures of Iowa Family Recreation Store. We serve the whole state of Iowa and our highest priority is providing the best customer service for you and your family. In our showroom you will find Backyard Adventures Play Sets and Swing Sets, Goalsetter Basketball Hoops, and Outdoor Furniture and Patio Accessories, to meet your family recreation needs.

Address: 3135 99th St, Urbandale, IA 50322
Phone Number: (515) 270-2433
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Bookseller chain stocking housebrand eReader, plus a broad selection of titles for adults & kids.  They also offer story times and events for kids.

Address: Shoppes At Three Fountains, 4550 University Ave West Des Moines, IA
Phone Number: (515) 221-9171
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Bookseller chain stocking housebrand eReader, plus a broad selection of titles for adults & kids.  They also offer story times and events for kids.

Address: Jordan Creek Town Center, 101 Jordan Creek Pkwy #12170 West Des Moines, IA
Phone Number: (515) 453-2980
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We're an accessible local market with abundant produce, prepared foods and crafts, plus live music and fun activities, open June to mid-September. We welcome your ideas, comments or questions; reach us on Facebook or email


Address: 3422 Beaver Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50310 - Boesens Field
Phone Number: (515) 238-3245
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A high-energy neighborhood restaurant and tavern, Bennigan’s is relentlessly focused on the people, food and experience that define it. Every member of the team “bleeds green” to go above and beyond the casual dining expectations of today. Our new restaurant design is warm and inviting, putting the focus on the food, the drinks and, as always, the Irish Hospitality. Bennigan’s has always been a neighborhood favorite – not just for food and drinks, but as a place to meet friends and kick back for a while.

Address: Best Western Des Moines Airport, 1810 Army Post Rd, Des Moines, IA 50315
Phone Number: (515) 309-3111
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