Temporary Calendar

Jul
16
Thu
31 Miles Your Way @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Parks & Recreation
Jul 16 all-day
We invite you to complete 31 miles your way in 31 days! This virtual event will keep you inspired, healthy and motivated from a safe social distance. All you have to do is sign up, complete 31 miles your way, and track it! You can walk, run, bike, swim, stroll, or sprint your way to the finish. Dates: July 1 – 31 Fee: $10 per participant (Includes t-shirt) Ages: 5 and up Visit bit.ly/31miles2020 to register and download the mileage tracking form. Mileage tracking forms must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on July 31, 2020 to receive a t-shirt. Contact events@dmgov.org for more information.
Geocaching Fish Adventure @ Annette Nature Center
Jul 16 all-day

Grab your GPS, your binoculars and hiking boots, and get ready to explore! Find all 25 geocaches and collect the trading cards, April 1st- November 1st 2020. 

There are 25 Geocaching Fish Adventure Caches hidden in county, state and city parks around Warren County.

Geocaching is a great actvity for the whole family. Spend some time on the trails searching for hidden caches and collect all 25 fish cards. Please be safe and practice social distancing as you enjoy exploring. Due to Covid-19 you are welcome to simply “log your find” on geocaching.com and pick up cards from the Annett Nature Center at a later date.

Visit warrenccb.org or geocaching.com for the list of coodinates.

Goldie’s Kids Club: At-Home Summer Expeditions @ ONLINE EVENT - State Historical Museum of Iowa
Jul 16 all-day

Join Goldie the Goldfinch and explore the state together through new online activities to bring history alive from the comfort of your own home! Each week of summer, historians of all ages will focus on a state historic site, an Iowa history topic or a local museum. See below for the unique summer experiences available only through the State Historical Museum of Iowa.

Not a Goldie’s Kids Club member? Join today!

Expedition Schedule

Weekly Theme Dates Activity Highlights
Week 1: American Gothic House June 1-7 + Coloring Sheets
+ Connect the Dots Activity
+ “Think Like an Artist” Cards
Week 2: Automobiles June 8-14 Goldie at Home: Electric Car Activity
+ The Goldfinch: The Automobile Age
Week 3: Carrie Lane Chapman Catt
Girlhood Home and Museum
June 15-21 + Girlhood Home Virtual Experience
+ Iowa Women’s Suffrage Photo Collection
+ Featured Webinar about Catt’s Legacy
Week 4: Prohibition and Temperance June 22-28 + Word Search Puzzle
+ Explore a Prohibition Exhibit
Week 5: Plum Grove Historic Home June 29-July 5 + Plum Grove Object Search
+ Plum Butter Recipe
Week 6: Movies & Film July 6-12 + Goldie Movie Recommendations
+ Iowa Movie Night BINGO
+ Animator Don Hall Showcase
Week 7: Western Historic Trails Center July 13-19 + Crossword
The Goldfinch: Early Explorers
Week 8: Iowa State Fair July 20-26 + State Fair Artifact Videos
+ Coloring Sheets
Week 9: Matthew Edel Blacksmith Shop July 27-August 2 + Word Search Puzzle
+ Edel Blacksmith Shop Video
Week 10: Montauk Historic Site August 3-9 + Montauk Photo Collection
+ Larrabee Family Home Video
Weeks 11-12: Women’s Suffrage August 10-23 + Coloring Sheets
+ Crossword
+ Children’s Suffrage Book List
Week 13: World War II August 24-30 + Anne Frank’s Iowa Pen Pal
The Goldfinch: War! Can the U.S. Remain Neutral
Jul
17
Fri
31 Miles Your Way @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Parks & Recreation
Jul 17 all-day

We invite you to complete 31 miles your way in 31 days! This virtual event will keep you inspired, healthy and motivated from a safe social distance. All you have to do is sign up, complete 31 miles your way, and track it! You can walk, run, bike, swim, stroll, or sprint your way to the finish.

Dates: July 1 – 31
Fee: $10 per participant (Includes t-shirt)
Ages: 5 and up

Visit bit.ly/31miles2020 to register and download the mileage tracking form.

Mileage tracking forms must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on July 31, 2020 to receive a t-shirt.

Contact events@dmgov.org for more information.

Geocaching Fish Adventure @ Annette Nature Center
Jul 17 all-day

Grab your GPS, your binoculars and hiking boots, and get ready to explore! Find all 25 geocaches and collect the trading cards, April 1st- November 1st 2020. 

There are 25 Geocaching Fish Adventure Caches hidden in county, state and city parks around Warren County.

Geocaching is a great actvity for the whole family. Spend some time on the trails searching for hidden caches and collect all 25 fish cards. Please be safe and practice social distancing as you enjoy exploring. Due to Covid-19 you are welcome to simply “log your find” on geocaching.com and pick up cards from the Annett Nature Center at a later date.

Visit warrenccb.org or geocaching.com for the list of coodinates.

Goldie’s Kids Club: At-Home Summer Expeditions @ ONLINE EVENT - State Historical Museum of Iowa
Jul 17 all-day

Join Goldie the Goldfinch and explore the state together through new online activities to bring history alive from the comfort of your own home! Each week of summer, historians of all ages will focus on a state historic site, an Iowa history topic or a local museum. See below for the unique summer experiences available only through the State Historical Museum of Iowa.

Not a Goldie’s Kids Club member? Join today!

Expedition Schedule

Weekly Theme Dates Activity Highlights
Week 1: American Gothic House June 1-7 + Coloring Sheets
+ Connect the Dots Activity
+ “Think Like an Artist” Cards
Week 2: Automobiles June 8-14 Goldie at Home: Electric Car Activity
+ The Goldfinch: The Automobile Age
Week 3: Carrie Lane Chapman Catt
Girlhood Home and Museum
June 15-21 + Girlhood Home Virtual Experience
+ Iowa Women’s Suffrage Photo Collection
+ Featured Webinar about Catt’s Legacy
Week 4: Prohibition and Temperance June 22-28 + Word Search Puzzle
+ Explore a Prohibition Exhibit
Week 5: Plum Grove Historic Home June 29-July 5 + Plum Grove Object Search
+ Plum Butter Recipe
Week 6: Movies & Film July 6-12 + Goldie Movie Recommendations
+ Iowa Movie Night BINGO
+ Animator Don Hall Showcase
Week 7: Western Historic Trails Center July 13-19 + Crossword
The Goldfinch: Early Explorers
Week 8: Iowa State Fair July 20-26 + State Fair Artifact Videos
+ Coloring Sheets
Week 9: Matthew Edel Blacksmith Shop July 27-August 2 + Word Search Puzzle
+ Edel Blacksmith Shop Video
Week 10: Montauk Historic Site August 3-9 + Montauk Photo Collection
+ Larrabee Family Home Video
Weeks 11-12: Women’s Suffrage August 10-23 + Coloring Sheets
+ Crossword
+ Children’s Suffrage Book List
Week 13: World War II August 24-30 + Anne Frank’s Iowa Pen Pal
The Goldfinch: War! Can the U.S. Remain Neutral
Find It Friday @ ONLINE EVENT - Johnston Public Library
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am

Each week a snapshot of an iconic location in Johnston will be released. Try to figure out what the photo is of and go find it! Tag us in your pictures as you find the items using the hashtag #finditfridayJPL

 

 

Friday Funday @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Playhouse
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am

Interactive Theatre Shows for Children Ages 4-6

Clubhouse at The Playhouse in YOUR House

9:00 AM Fridays

Our youngest fans will love seeing Pete, Robin, Megan, Cody, Ed, Mary, and more of their Clubhouse at The Playhouse friends. Say hello to Edgar Allan Crow, get up out of your seat to learn the pledge and secret handshake, and then hear a story read by one of our Clubhouse actors. A different story each week through the summer!

Videos will be posted each Friday on The Playhouse websiteFacebook page and YouTube channel.

 

Online Musical Moments @ ONLINE EVENT - Clive Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am

Miss our Family SIng Alongs?  We miss you too!  Ms. Denise has created a new online musical educational program while the library is closed.  She has designed and recorded educational videos called “Musical Moments for Mini Maestros”.  Geared towards children under 6.  We will post these mini videos on Friday’s on our Facebook page for you to enjoy and educate at home over the weekend.

Virtual Storytime @ ONLINE EVENT - Grimes Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am

Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime.

June 5, 2020 – Pretend Pirates

June 12, 2020 – Rainbows and Unicorns

June 19, 2020 – Knights and Dragons

June 26, 2020 – Royalty

July 3, 2020 – Weather

July 10, 2020 – Blankets and Stuffies

July 17, 2020 – Trucks

July 24, 2020 – Space

July 31, 2020 – I Love Books

Virtual Storytime @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:15 am

Join Youth Librarian Miss Janee virtually for our Virtual Storytime Friday mornings at 10:15 AM! Gather the family and listen to fun stories, rhymes, songs, flannel board stories, puppets, and see what’s inside her Rosie Bag!

Storytime with Miss Sheila @ ONLINE EVENT - Altoona Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am

Join Miss Sheila via Facebook Live for a virtual storytime.

This event is free for all ages, but it is aimed at toddlers and preschool-aged children.

Like and follow our Facebook page for more details: https://www.facebook.com/AltoonaPublicLibrary

Virtual Family Storytime @ ONLINE EVENT - West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am
Program Type: Storytime

Build a lifetime love of books and reading. Join us as we share stories, songs, and interactive rhymes with an early literacy focus. For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration. Each week’s video link will be posted both here in the Library Calendar and on our special Summer Reading web page: www.wdmlibrary.org/summer.

Virtual Sports Program @ ONLINE EVENT - Opportunity on Deck
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm

During this break, Opportunity on Deck has decided to go VIRTUAL 3️⃣ times a week on a weekly basis from March 18th until schools re-open!! We will be LIVE on Facebook conducting indoor – sport practices, exercises, and activities! This is a great way to ensure kids in our community remain ACTIVE, HEALTHY and SAFE!!

⚽️ WHO: 1st – 8th grade students
🏀 LOCATION: Inside/At home
🏈 DAYS: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
⚾️ TIME: 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Our first indoor – SOCCER practice will be live TODAY at 12:00 p.m.!! Participants will need a soccer ball or type of ball (NOT a bowling ball), some towels or t-shirts and a water bottle!

🤩 Join us and be ready to have some FUN!! 🤩

Family Interactive Movies @ ONLINE EVENT - Indianola Public Library
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm

Add some fun to movie night with interactive versions of some of your favorite family movies. We’ll provide the prompts and supply lists; you provide the movie, popcorn and bananas (bananas?), and other silly supplies. Scripts and supply lists are available on our website. Most movies are available to stream, or you can check them out from the Library

Jul
18
Sat
31 Miles Your Way @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Parks & Recreation
Jul 18 all-day

We invite you to complete 31 miles your way in 31 days! This virtual event will keep you inspired, healthy and motivated from a safe social distance. All you have to do is sign up, complete 31 miles your way, and track it! You can walk, run, bike, swim, stroll, or sprint your way to the finish.

Dates: July 1 – 31
Fee: $10 per participant (Includes t-shirt)
Ages: 5 and up

Visit bit.ly/31miles2020 to register and download the mileage tracking form.

Mileage tracking forms must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on July 31, 2020 to receive a t-shirt.

Contact events@dmgov.org for more information.

Geocaching Fish Adventure @ Annette Nature Center
Jul 18 all-day

Grab your GPS, your binoculars and hiking boots, and get ready to explore! Find all 25 geocaches and collect the trading cards, April 1st- November 1st 2020. 

There are 25 Geocaching Fish Adventure Caches hidden in county, state and city parks around Warren County.

Geocaching is a great actvity for the whole family. Spend some time on the trails searching for hidden caches and collect all 25 fish cards. Please be safe and practice social distancing as you enjoy exploring. Due to Covid-19 you are welcome to simply “log your find” on geocaching.com and pick up cards from the Annett Nature Center at a later date.

Visit warrenccb.org or geocaching.com for the list of coodinates.

Virtual Science @ ONLINE EVENT - Altoona Public Library
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm

Join Miss Sheila and Miss Amber for an online STEM activity using things you can find around the house.

Videos will be posted to our Facebook page.  Please like and follow us on social media for more updates.

https://www.facebook.com/AltoonaPublicLibrary

STEAM Saturday @ ONLINE EVENT - Grimes Public Library
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm

Click on “Discussion” for videos and activities. STEAM activities posted every Saturday

Jul
19
Sun
31 Miles Your Way @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Parks & Recreation
Jul 19 all-day

We invite you to complete 31 miles your way in 31 days! This virtual event will keep you inspired, healthy and motivated from a safe social distance. All you have to do is sign up, complete 31 miles your way, and track it! You can walk, run, bike, swim, stroll, or sprint your way to the finish.

Dates: July 1 – 31
Fee: $10 per participant (Includes t-shirt)
Ages: 5 and up

Visit bit.ly/31miles2020 to register and download the mileage tracking form.

Mileage tracking forms must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on July 31, 2020 to receive a t-shirt.

Contact events@dmgov.org for more information.

Jul
16
Thu
31 Miles Your Way @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Parks & Recreation
Jul 16 all-day

We invite you to complete 31 miles your way in 31 days! This virtual event will keep you inspired, healthy and motivated from a safe social distance. All you have to do is sign up, complete 31 miles your way, and track it! You can walk, run, bike, swim, stroll, or sprint your way to the finish.

Dates: July 1 – 31
Fee: $10 per participant (Includes t-shirt)
Ages: 5 and up

Visit bit.ly/31miles2020 to register and download the mileage tracking form.

Mileage tracking forms must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on July 31, 2020 to receive a t-shirt.

Contact events@dmgov.org for more information.

Geocaching Fish Adventure @ Annette Nature Center
Jul 16 all-day

Grab your GPS, your binoculars and hiking boots, and get ready to explore! Find all 25 geocaches and collect the trading cards, April 1st- November 1st 2020. 

There are 25 Geocaching Fish Adventure Caches hidden in county, state and city parks around Warren County.

Geocaching is a great actvity for the whole family. Spend some time on the trails searching for hidden caches and collect all 25 fish cards. Please be safe and practice social distancing as you enjoy exploring. Due to Covid-19 you are welcome to simply “log your find” on geocaching.com and pick up cards from the Annett Nature Center at a later date.

Visit warrenccb.org or geocaching.com for the list of coodinates.

Goldie’s Kids Club: At-Home Summer Expeditions @ ONLINE EVENT - State Historical Museum of Iowa
Jul 16 all-day

Join Goldie the Goldfinch and explore the state together through new online activities to bring history alive from the comfort of your own home! Each week of summer, historians of all ages will focus on a state historic site, an Iowa history topic or a local museum. See below for the unique summer experiences available only through the State Historical Museum of Iowa.

Not a Goldie’s Kids Club member? Join today!

Expedition Schedule

Weekly Theme Dates Activity Highlights
Week 1: American Gothic House June 1-7 + Coloring Sheets
+ Connect the Dots Activity
+ “Think Like an Artist” Cards
Week 2: Automobiles June 8-14 Goldie at Home: Electric Car Activity
+ The Goldfinch: The Automobile Age
Week 3: Carrie Lane Chapman Catt
Girlhood Home and Museum
June 15-21 + Girlhood Home Virtual Experience
+ Iowa Women’s Suffrage Photo Collection
+ Featured Webinar about Catt’s Legacy
Week 4: Prohibition and Temperance June 22-28 + Word Search Puzzle
+ Explore a Prohibition Exhibit
Week 5: Plum Grove Historic Home June 29-July 5 + Plum Grove Object Search
+ Plum Butter Recipe
Week 6: Movies & Film July 6-12 + Goldie Movie Recommendations
+ Iowa Movie Night BINGO
+ Animator Don Hall Showcase
Week 7: Western Historic Trails Center July 13-19 + Crossword
The Goldfinch: Early Explorers
Week 8: Iowa State Fair July 20-26 + State Fair Artifact Videos
+ Coloring Sheets
Week 9: Matthew Edel Blacksmith Shop July 27-August 2 + Word Search Puzzle
+ Edel Blacksmith Shop Video
Week 10: Montauk Historic Site August 3-9 + Montauk Photo Collection
+ Larrabee Family Home Video
Weeks 11-12: Women’s Suffrage August 10-23 + Coloring Sheets
+ Crossword
+ Children’s Suffrage Book List
Week 13: World War II August 24-30 + Anne Frank’s Iowa Pen Pal
The Goldfinch: War! Can the U.S. Remain Neutral
Jul
17
Fri
31 Miles Your Way @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Parks & Recreation
Jul 17 all-day

We invite you to complete 31 miles your way in 31 days! This virtual event will keep you inspired, healthy and motivated from a safe social distance. All you have to do is sign up, complete 31 miles your way, and track it! You can walk, run, bike, swim, stroll, or sprint your way to the finish.

Dates: July 1 – 31
Fee: $10 per participant (Includes t-shirt)
Ages: 5 and up

Visit bit.ly/31miles2020 to register and download the mileage tracking form.

Mileage tracking forms must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on July 31, 2020 to receive a t-shirt.

Contact events@dmgov.org for more information.

Geocaching Fish Adventure @ Annette Nature Center
Jul 17 all-day

Grab your GPS, your binoculars and hiking boots, and get ready to explore! Find all 25 geocaches and collect the trading cards, April 1st- November 1st 2020. 

There are 25 Geocaching Fish Adventure Caches hidden in county, state and city parks around Warren County.

Geocaching is a great actvity for the whole family. Spend some time on the trails searching for hidden caches and collect all 25 fish cards. Please be safe and practice social distancing as you enjoy exploring. Due to Covid-19 you are welcome to simply “log your find” on geocaching.com and pick up cards from the Annett Nature Center at a later date.

Visit warrenccb.org or geocaching.com for the list of coodinates.

Goldie’s Kids Club: At-Home Summer Expeditions @ ONLINE EVENT - State Historical Museum of Iowa
Jul 17 all-day

Join Goldie the Goldfinch and explore the state together through new online activities to bring history alive from the comfort of your own home! Each week of summer, historians of all ages will focus on a state historic site, an Iowa history topic or a local museum. See below for the unique summer experiences available only through the State Historical Museum of Iowa.

Not a Goldie’s Kids Club member? Join today!

Expedition Schedule

Weekly Theme Dates Activity Highlights
Week 1: American Gothic House June 1-7 + Coloring Sheets
+ Connect the Dots Activity
+ “Think Like an Artist” Cards
Week 2: Automobiles June 8-14 Goldie at Home: Electric Car Activity
+ The Goldfinch: The Automobile Age
Week 3: Carrie Lane Chapman Catt
Girlhood Home and Museum
June 15-21 + Girlhood Home Virtual Experience
+ Iowa Women’s Suffrage Photo Collection
+ Featured Webinar about Catt’s Legacy
Week 4: Prohibition and Temperance June 22-28 + Word Search Puzzle
+ Explore a Prohibition Exhibit
Week 5: Plum Grove Historic Home June 29-July 5 + Plum Grove Object Search
+ Plum Butter Recipe
Week 6: Movies & Film July 6-12 + Goldie Movie Recommendations
+ Iowa Movie Night BINGO
+ Animator Don Hall Showcase
Week 7: Western Historic Trails Center July 13-19 + Crossword
The Goldfinch: Early Explorers
Week 8: Iowa State Fair July 20-26 + State Fair Artifact Videos
+ Coloring Sheets
Week 9: Matthew Edel Blacksmith Shop July 27-August 2 + Word Search Puzzle
+ Edel Blacksmith Shop Video
Week 10: Montauk Historic Site August 3-9 + Montauk Photo Collection
+ Larrabee Family Home Video
Weeks 11-12: Women’s Suffrage August 10-23 + Coloring Sheets
+ Crossword
+ Children’s Suffrage Book List
Week 13: World War II August 24-30 + Anne Frank’s Iowa Pen Pal
The Goldfinch: War! Can the U.S. Remain Neutral
Find It Friday @ ONLINE EVENT - Johnston Public Library
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am

Each week a snapshot of an iconic location in Johnston will be released. Try to figure out what the photo is of and go find it! Tag us in your pictures as you find the items using the hashtag #finditfridayJPL

 

 

Friday Funday @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Playhouse
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am

Interactive Theatre Shows for Children Ages 4-6

Clubhouse at The Playhouse in YOUR House

9:00 AM Fridays

Our youngest fans will love seeing Pete, Robin, Megan, Cody, Ed, Mary, and more of their Clubhouse at The Playhouse friends. Say hello to Edgar Allan Crow, get up out of your seat to learn the pledge and secret handshake, and then hear a story read by one of our Clubhouse actors. A different story each week through the summer!

Videos will be posted each Friday on The Playhouse websiteFacebook page and YouTube channel.

 

Online Musical Moments @ ONLINE EVENT - Clive Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am

Miss our Family SIng Alongs?  We miss you too!  Ms. Denise has created a new online musical educational program while the library is closed.  She has designed and recorded educational videos called “Musical Moments for Mini Maestros”.  Geared towards children under 6.  We will post these mini videos on Friday’s on our Facebook page for you to enjoy and educate at home over the weekend.

Virtual Storytime @ ONLINE EVENT - Grimes Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am

Join us each Friday for a virtual storytime.

June 5, 2020 – Pretend Pirates

June 12, 2020 – Rainbows and Unicorns

June 19, 2020 – Knights and Dragons

June 26, 2020 – Royalty

July 3, 2020 – Weather

July 10, 2020 – Blankets and Stuffies

July 17, 2020 – Trucks

July 24, 2020 – Space

July 31, 2020 – I Love Books

Virtual Storytime @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:15 am

Join Youth Librarian Miss Janee virtually for our Virtual Storytime Friday mornings at 10:15 AM! Gather the family and listen to fun stories, rhymes, songs, flannel board stories, puppets, and see what’s inside her Rosie Bag!

Storytime with Miss Sheila @ ONLINE EVENT - Altoona Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am

Join Miss Sheila via Facebook Live for a virtual storytime.

This event is free for all ages, but it is aimed at toddlers and preschool-aged children.

Like and follow our Facebook page for more details: https://www.facebook.com/AltoonaPublicLibrary

Virtual Family Storytime @ ONLINE EVENT - West Des Moines Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am
Program Type: Storytime

Build a lifetime love of books and reading. Join us as we share stories, songs, and interactive rhymes with an early literacy focus. For ages 0-6 w/adult. No registration. Each week’s video link will be posted both here in the Library Calendar and on our special Summer Reading web page: www.wdmlibrary.org/summer.

Virtual Sports Program @ ONLINE EVENT - Opportunity on Deck
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm

During this break, Opportunity on Deck has decided to go VIRTUAL 3️⃣ times a week on a weekly basis from March 18th until schools re-open!! We will be LIVE on Facebook conducting indoor – sport practices, exercises, and activities! This is a great way to ensure kids in our community remain ACTIVE, HEALTHY and SAFE!!

⚽️ WHO: 1st – 8th grade students
🏀 LOCATION: Inside/At home
🏈 DAYS: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
⚾️ TIME: 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Our first indoor – SOCCER practice will be live TODAY at 12:00 p.m.!! Participants will need a soccer ball or type of ball (NOT a bowling ball), some towels or t-shirts and a water bottle!

🤩 Join us and be ready to have some FUN!! 🤩

Family Interactive Movies @ ONLINE EVENT - Indianola Public Library
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm

Add some fun to movie night with interactive versions of some of your favorite family movies. We’ll provide the prompts and supply lists; you provide the movie, popcorn and bananas (bananas?), and other silly supplies. Scripts and supply lists are available on our website. Most movies are available to stream, or you can check them out from the Library

Jul
18
Sat
31 Miles Your Way @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Parks & Recreation
Jul 18 all-day

We invite you to complete 31 miles your way in 31 days! This virtual event will keep you inspired, healthy and motivated from a safe social distance. All you have to do is sign up, complete 31 miles your way, and track it! You can walk, run, bike, swim, stroll, or sprint your way to the finish.

Dates: July 1 – 31
Fee: $10 per participant (Includes t-shirt)
Ages: 5 and up

Visit bit.ly/31miles2020 to register and download the mileage tracking form.

Mileage tracking forms must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on July 31, 2020 to receive a t-shirt.

Contact events@dmgov.org for more information.

Geocaching Fish Adventure @ Annette Nature Center
Jul 18 all-day

Grab your GPS, your binoculars and hiking boots, and get ready to explore! Find all 25 geocaches and collect the trading cards, April 1st- November 1st 2020. 

There are 25 Geocaching Fish Adventure Caches hidden in county, state and city parks around Warren County.

Geocaching is a great actvity for the whole family. Spend some time on the trails searching for hidden caches and collect all 25 fish cards. Please be safe and practice social distancing as you enjoy exploring. Due to Covid-19 you are welcome to simply “log your find” on geocaching.com and pick up cards from the Annett Nature Center at a later date.

Visit warrenccb.org or geocaching.com for the list of coodinates.

Virtual Science @ ONLINE EVENT - Altoona Public Library
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm

Join Miss Sheila and Miss Amber for an online STEM activity using things you can find around the house.

Videos will be posted to our Facebook page.  Please like and follow us on social media for more updates.

https://www.facebook.com/AltoonaPublicLibrary

STEAM Saturday @ ONLINE EVENT - Grimes Public Library
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm

Click on “Discussion” for videos and activities. STEAM activities posted every Saturday

Jul
19
Sun
31 Miles Your Way @ ONLINE EVENT - Des Moines Parks & Recreation
Jul 19 all-day

We invite you to complete 31 miles your way in 31 days! This virtual event will keep you inspired, healthy and motivated from a safe social distance. All you have to do is sign up, complete 31 miles your way, and track it! You can walk, run, bike, swim, stroll, or sprint your way to the finish.

Dates: July 1 – 31
Fee: $10 per participant (Includes t-shirt)
Ages: 5 and up

Visit bit.ly/31miles2020 to register and download the mileage tracking form.

Mileage tracking forms must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on July 31, 2020 to receive a t-shirt.

Contact events@dmgov.org for more information.