Calendar

Feb
5
Wed
Indoor Play Date @ Buxton Room
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am – 12:00 noon
It’s simple! We provide the fun ((toys and equipment), you provide the child and supervision! This drop-in program is a perfect opportunity for the little ones to burn off some energy while parents have an opportunity to connect. Closed on days when Indianola schools are cancelled due to inclement weather
Details:
For ages 1 year – preschool, with adult supervision
Feb
8
Sat
Family Sweetheart Dance @ Blake Fieldhouse at Indianola Middle School
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm

Kids, put on your party clothes and bring an adult you love for a special date night with dinner, dancing, and fun! Adults, plan to pocket your phone, hit the dance floor, and make memories together. For boys and girls age 5-12 and their adult date.

Feb
12
Wed
Indoor Play Date @ Buxton Room
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am – 12:00 noon
It’s simple! We provide the fun ((toys and equipment), you provide the child and supervision! This drop-in program is a perfect opportunity for the little ones to burn off some energy while parents have an opportunity to connect. Closed on days when Indianola schools are cancelled due to inclement weather
Details:
For ages 1 year – preschool, with adult supervision
Feb
15
Sat
Saturday Skating Spree @ Indianola Ice Rink located at the soccer fields behind Indianola Middle School
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am

Meet the 2019 US Adult Masters champion skaters and coaches from the Central Iowa Figure Skating Club. They will help you learn to skate, and will have a performance at 11:00 am. Skate Swap – bring your old unwanted skates, and hopefully go home with another pair! Skates to borrow – available thanks to the Iowa Wild! An ID will be required to check out the skates, and will be returned when the skates are returned. (Reminder: shoes are not allowed on the ice) Rain Date: Saturday, February 22 from 10am – noon. Hosted by Indianola Park Friends and Indianola Parks & Recreation.

Feb
19
Wed
Indoor Play Date @ Buxton Room
Feb 19 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am – 12:00 noon
It’s simple! We provide the fun ((toys and equipment), you provide the child and supervision! This drop-in program is a perfect opportunity for the little ones to burn off some energy while parents have an opportunity to connect. Closed on days when Indianola schools are cancelled due to inclement weather
Details:
For ages 1 year – preschool, with adult supervision
Feb
21
Fri
Special Friends Winter Formal @ Buxton Room
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm

All individuals with special needs and their families, chaperones, respite providers or SCL workers are invited to attend this fun evening filled with great music, dancing and refreshments!

Feb
26
Wed
Indoor Play Date @ Buxton Room
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am – 12:00 noon
It’s simple! We provide the fun ((toys and equipment), you provide the child and supervision! This drop-in program is a perfect opportunity for the little ones to burn off some energy while parents have an opportunity to connect. Closed on days when Indianola schools are cancelled due to inclement weather
Details:
For ages 1 year – preschool, with adult supervision
Mar
4
Wed
Indoor Play Date @ Buxton Room
Mar 4 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am – 12:00 noon
It’s simple! We provide the fun ((toys and equipment), you provide the child and supervision! This drop-in program is a perfect opportunity for the little ones to burn off some energy while parents have an opportunity to connect. Closed on days when Indianola schools are cancelled due to inclement weather
Details:
For ages 1 year – preschool, with adult supervision
Mar
11
Wed
Indoor Play Date @ Buxton Room
Mar 11 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am – 12:00 noon
It’s simple! We provide the fun ((toys and equipment), you provide the child and supervision! This drop-in program is a perfect opportunity for the little ones to burn off some energy while parents have an opportunity to connect. Closed on days when Indianola schools are cancelled due to inclement weather
Details:
For ages 1 year – preschool, with adult supervision
Mar
24
Tue
Babysitting Clinic @ Indianola Middle School Multi-Purpose Room
Mar 24 @ 3:30 pm

March 24-26 at 3:30 to 6:00 pm

Do YOU have what it takes to be a first-class babysitter? In this class presented by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach you will learn your responsibilities as a babysitter, what parents expect of you, how to care for infants and young children, age-appropriate activities, safety, and how to handle emergencies. Open to boys and girls in 5th grade and above. The registration fee includes a workbook, childcare resources, and snack. Participants who attend all three sessions will receive a certificate of participation. Each participant needs to bring a baby doll and a children’s toy for use in class.

Notes:

For students in 5th grade and older.

On Wednesday, March 25 students have the option of arriving at 2:30pm following early dismissal; formal instruction will not begin until 3:30pm.

Non-4-H members must complete a 4-H medical form and bring it to the first day of the Babysitting Clinic. The form can be downloaded from the registration page of our website.

Apr
3
Fri
Family Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt @ Pickard Park
Apr 3 @ 8:15 pm

When the sun goes down, the FUN begins! Participants need to dress for the weather, and bring their own flashlight and a sack or basket for eggs. Gather as many eggs as you can find, then open them up to find out whether they hold candy or prizes from our amazing sponsors. Hunt will begin promptly at 8:15 pm.

Only participating children need to be registered. Adults and non-participating infants/children are free.

Hunt is held at Pickard Park Shelter (turn left after you enter the parking lot.). Rain date will be Saturday, April 4, same times.

Register online.