Calendar

Nov
17
Sun
FREE Holiday Merchant Movie Series @ Paramount 7 Theatre
Nov 17 @ 12:00 pm

You can’t beat FREE!  The Fridley Theatres’ FREE Merchant Movies will be shown at Paramount 7 Theatres in Indianola. Movies are shown on Saturdays at 11:00 am and 12:o0 pm and Sundays at 12:00 noon. All films are rated either G or PG.

November 16 & 17: Spiderman Into the Spiderverse

November 23 & 24 : A Dog’s Journey

November 29, 30 & December 1: Pokemon Detective Pikachu

December 7 & 8: Pets 2

December 14 & 15: The Grinch

Monthly Family Glow Bowling Party @ Warrior Lanes
Nov 17 @ 12:00 pm

Join us for our monthly Family Bowling Parties! These parties are a blast and feature Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling, Mom-Approved Music, Food, Fun, and of course…..Family!

$59.95 per Lane includes: Bowling (2 hours), Shoe Rental, Large 1 Topping Pizza, & a Pitcher of Soda

Maximum of five bowlers per lane.

Pre-Paid Non-Refundable Reservations are required.

Event check in starts at 11:30am. Bowling starts at Noon and ends at 2pm. Please arrive a few minutes early to get settled. We don’t want you to miss out on any of the glow bowling fun!

Iowa Wild Hockey Game @ Wells Fargo Arena
Nov 17 @ 5:00 pm

Find Tickets and Promotions Schedule on the Iowa Wild’s Website.

2019-20 Home Schedule

FRI, OCT 4 at 7:00 PM VS ROCKFORD ICEHOGS

SUN, OCT 6 at 3:00 PM VS MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS

FRI, OCT 11 at 7:00 PM VS TEXAS STARS

SAT, OCT 12 at 7:00 PM VS TEXAS STARS

THU, NOV 7 at 10:30 AM VS CHICAGO WOLVES

SAT, NOV 9 at 7:00 PM VS ONTARIO REIGN

SUN, NOV 10 at 3:00 PM VS ONTARIO REIGN

SUN, NOV 17 at 5:00 PM VS CHICAGO WOLVES

TUE, NOV 19 at 7:00 PM VS MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS

SAT, NOV 23 at 7:00 PM VS BAKERSFIELD CONDORS

SUN, NOV 24 at 3:00 PM VS BAKERSFIELD CONDORS

SAT, DEC 7 at 7:00 PM VS TUCSON ROADRUNNERS

TUE, DEC 10 at 7:00 PM VS TUCSON ROADRUNNERS

FRI, DEC 20 at 7:00 PM VS GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS

SAT, DEC 21 at 7:00 PM VS GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS

SAT, DEC 28 at 6:00 PM VS CHICAGO WOLVES

TUE, DEC 31 at 2:00 PM VS TEXAS STARS

FRI, JAN 3 at 7:00 PM VS ROCKFORD ICEHOGS

FRI, JAN 17 at 7:00 PM VS SAN JOSE BARRACUDA

SAT, JAN 18 at 6:00 PM VS SAN JOSE BARRACUDA

MON, JAN 20 at 12:00 PM VS TEXAS STARS

FRI, JAN 24 at 7:00 PM VS MANITOBA MOOSE

SAT, JAN 25 at 6:00 PM VS MANITOBA MOOSE

FRI, JAN 31 at 7:00 PM VS GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS

WED, FEB 5 at 7:00 PM VS SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE

SAT, FEB 8 at 6:00 PM VS STOCKTON HEAT

SUN, FEB 9 at 3:00 PM VS STOCKTON HEAT

TUE, FEB 11 at 7:00 PM VS SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE

FRI, FEB 14 at 7:00 PM VS SAN DIEGO GULLS

SAT, FEB 15 at 6:00 PM VS SAN DIEGO GULLS

TUE, FEB 25 at 7:00 PM VS CHICAGO WOLVES

SUN, MAR 15 at 3:00 PM VS SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE

WED, MAR 18 at 7:00 PM VS SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE

FRI, MAR 20 at 7:00 PM VS MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS

FRI, MAR 27 at 7:00 PM VS ROCKFORD ICEHOGS

SAT, MAR 28 at 12:30 PM VS ROCKFORD ICEHOGS

WED, APR 8 at 7:00 PM VS MANITOBA MOOSE

FRI, APR 10 at 7:00 PM VS MANITOBA MOOSE

Nov
18
Mon
Santa’s Wonderland @ Bass Pro Shops
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am

Santa Photos, Crafts, Games & Activities

November 17-31

FREE Photo with Santa (Bass Pass Required) FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Weekdays 5–8PM 5–7PM Open to Close
Saturday 10AM–8PM NOON–5PM Open to Close
Sunday 10AM–5PM NOON–5PM Open to Close

Special Hours – U.S. Locations Only

FREE Photo with Santa (Bass Pass Required) FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Thursday, Nov. 28* 10AM–5PM 3–5PM Open to Close
Friday, Nov. 29 1–8PM 5–7PM Open to Close

*Foxborough, MA, Berlin, MA, and Scarborough ME locations are closed on Nov 28

December 1–7

FREE Photo with Santa (Bass Pass Required) FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Weekdays 3–8PM 5–7PM Open to Close
Saturday 10AM–8PM NOON–5PM Open to Close
Sunday 10AM–5PM NOON–5PM Open to Close

December 8–23

FREE Photo with Santa (Bass Pass Required) FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Weekdays 10AM–8PM 5–7PM Open to Close
Saturday 10AM–8PM NOON–5PM Open to Close
Sunday 10AM–5PM NOON–5PM Open to Close

December 24

FREE Photo with Santa FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Sunday, Dec. 24 10AM–5PM 3–5PM Open to Close

*While supplies last. Styles may vary. See store for details.

Forest Avenue Calming Room @ Forest Avenue Library
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am

Do you need a calm place to play? Then come to the Forest Avenue Calming Room for a sensory interactive experience! This is an unsupervised, drop-in program for youth. Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old.

Santa at Valley West Mall @ Valley West Mall
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am

Santa’s Schedule

Saturday, November 16- Monday, December 23

  • Monday-Saturday: 10am to 8pm
  • Sunday: 11am to 6pm

Christmas Eve Hours: (Tuesday, December 24th)

  • Santa’s Hours: 10am to Noon (Santa will leave promptly at noon to begin his adventures)
  • Train Station Hours: 10am to 4pm

Milk & Cookie Breaks:

  • Monday-Saturday: 12:30-1:30 & 4:30-5:30
  • Sunday: 2:00-3:00
  • (Due to flow of traffic these times may vary slightly)
Toddler Time @ Altoona Public Library
Nov 18 @ 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
Nov 18 @ 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 @ Franklin Avenue Library
Nov 18 @ 10:15 am

Children ages three to five can come and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and more, followed by a craft.

Escape Room @ Waukee Public Library
Nov 18 @ 6:30 pm

Students in grades 6-12 are challenged to work in a group to solve clues and Escape the Room. (No one will actually be locked in the room.) This is the same as the Escape the Room event held on November 13, and the same as the Nov. 18, 7:15pm Escape Room. Registration will open on October 28. Unregistered participants are welcome to come to the library on stand-by the day of the event and will be admitted to the program if space and supplies allow.

Registration Required.

Nov
19
Tue
Postpartum Play Group @ Clive Public Library
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am

Ages newborn to 3 and parent(s)

Every Tuesday in September and October, November 12 and 19 only

9:00 – 10:30 a.m

This is a parenting play group for little ones newborn to three years old, along with older siblings. Come gather to celebrate milestones and accomplishments, share concerns, ask questions, and support one another in a casual, fun, non-judgmental environment. Little ones are given a safe place to interact with each other, books, and discovery toys. Special guests to be announced. Led by local childbirth and postpartum educator, Amy Brooks-Murphy.

Drop-in program. No registration required.

Public Tour @ The World Food Prize Hall of Laureates
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am

THE WORLD FOOD PRIZE HALL OF LAUREATES tells a story in every room – from the building’s rich history as the Des Moines public library, to the Foundation’s celebrated agricultural and humanitarian pioneers there is something for every visitor.

Built in 1903, this century-old building has been restored into a museum that celebrates those who have dedicated their lives to fighting hunger around the world. The Hall of Laureates is a beautiful space of learning and collaboration, and we welcome you to visit.

The Hall is open to the public on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Admission is free of charge, and visitors have the opportunity to take a guided tour or explore the building on their own. Private and group tours are also available.

Tuesdays:
Guided tours at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., 1:30 p.m.
Please arrive 10-15 minutes early

Saturdays:
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
There are no guided tours on Saturdays. Docents are stationed in the building to provide information and education.

The Hall of Laureates is closed during all federal holiday weekends, including New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving week and Christmas. The Hall of Laureates is also closed during World Food Prize Week.

Santa’s Wonderland @ Bass Pro Shops
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am

Santa Photos, Crafts, Games & Activities

November 17-31

FREE Photo with Santa (Bass Pass Required) FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Weekdays 5–8PM 5–7PM Open to Close
Saturday 10AM–8PM NOON–5PM Open to Close
Sunday 10AM–5PM NOON–5PM Open to Close

Special Hours – U.S. Locations Only

FREE Photo with Santa (Bass Pass Required) FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Thursday, Nov. 28* 10AM–5PM 3–5PM Open to Close
Friday, Nov. 29 1–8PM 5–7PM Open to Close

*Foxborough, MA, Berlin, MA, and Scarborough ME locations are closed on Nov 28

December 1–7

FREE Photo with Santa (Bass Pass Required) FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Weekdays 3–8PM 5–7PM Open to Close
Saturday 10AM–8PM NOON–5PM Open to Close
Sunday 10AM–5PM NOON–5PM Open to Close

December 8–23

FREE Photo with Santa (Bass Pass Required) FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Weekdays 10AM–8PM 5–7PM Open to Close
Saturday 10AM–8PM NOON–5PM Open to Close
Sunday 10AM–5PM NOON–5PM Open to Close

December 24

FREE Photo with Santa FREE Crafts FREE Games & Activities
Sunday, Dec. 24 10AM–5PM 3–5PM Open to Close

*While supplies last. Styles may vary. See store for details.

Toddler Time @ Grimes Public Library
Nov 19 @ 9:30 am

Sing songs, listen to stories, and make a simple craft with friends at the library! Recommended for ages 18 months to 3 years old, with a caregiver. No registration required.

Toddler Time repeated at 9:30 AND 10am.

Santa at Valley West Mall @ Valley West Mall
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am

Santa’s Schedule

Saturday, November 16- Monday, December 23

  • Monday-Saturday: 10am to 8pm
  • Sunday: 11am to 6pm

Christmas Eve Hours: (Tuesday, December 24th)

  • Santa’s Hours: 10am to Noon (Santa will leave promptly at noon to begin his adventures)
  • Train Station Hours: 10am to 4pm

Milk & Cookie Breaks:

  • Monday-Saturday: 12:30-1:30 & 4:30-5:30
  • Sunday: 2:00-3:00
  • (Due to flow of traffic these times may vary slightly)
Toddler Time @ Grimes Public Library
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am

Sing songs, listen to stories, and make a simple craft with friends at the library! Recommended for ages 18 months to 3 years old, with a caregiver. No registration required.

Storytime repeated at 9:30 AND 10 am.

Baby Rhyme Time @ Franklin Avenue Library
Nov 19 @ 10:15 am

newborn – 18 months

Social storytimes for babies and their caregivers featuring rhymes, songs, bounces, and a story.

Mother Goose on the Loose @ North Side Library
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am

“Mother Goose on the Loose”, is a 30-minute nursery rhyme program for newborns to three-year-olds. The class helps to strengthen babies’ and toddler’s foundation for literacy with rhymes, rhythm, repetition, story, and movement. No registration is required.

Toddlers Wiggle @ Indianola Public Library
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am

Stories, rhymes, and music — and plenty of wiggle time! Join us for 30 minutes of fun for toddlers and their caregivers. Ages 18-36 months, with an adult.

Two for One Tuesdays @ Brenton Skating Plaza
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm
2 admissions for the price of 1 every Tuesday from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Skate Rental  |   $5.00
  • Skate Sharpening  |  $5.00
  • Shoe Check  |  $1.00