Tagged with 'des moines parks'

Let’s Play! Citywide Park Play Area Open House will be Wednesday, April 25

Let’s Play! Citywide Park Play Area Open House will be Wednesday, April 25

All are cordially invited to see and comment on the exciting new Play Area Designs for our Des Moines Neighborhood Parks at the Let’s Play! Citywide Park Play Area Open House on Wednesday, April 25. This... [Read more]

Upthegrove announces $245,000 in King County funds for Des Moines Parks

Upthegrove announces $245,000 in King County funds for Des Moines Parks

Councilmember Dave Upthegrove (right) visits the Steven J. Underwood Memorial Park sports complex with Des Moines Parks & Recreation Director Patrice Thorell and Rick Scott, Recreation Manager, Des... [Read more]

Two sports grants awarded to Des Moines Parks, Rec & Senior Services Dept.

Two sports grants awarded to Des Moines Parks, Rec & Senior Services Dept.

On Jan. 30, King County Parks announced that the City of Des Moines Parks, Recreation and Senior Services Department was awarded two 2018 Youth & Amateur Sports Grants based upon scores from the panel... [Read more]

Des Moines Mayor says city has ‘no intent’ to eliminate parks from budget

Des Moines Mayor says city has ‘no intent’ to eliminate parks from budget

by Jack Mayne Again Des Moines residents came before the City Council to plead that the city Parks Department not be cut from the new biennial budget now under consideration. Mayor Dave Kaplan said there... [Read more]

See ‘Big Hero 6’ for FREE at Des Moines Outdoor Family Movie Night Friday night

See ‘Big Hero 6’ for FREE at Des Moines Outdoor Family Movie Night Friday night

The FREE ‘Outdoor Family Movie Night’ begins this Friday night, Aug. 14 at Des Moines Beach Park with “Big Hero 6.” Seating begins at 8 p.m., and the film starts at Dusk. Movies... [Read more]

Take a survey, help shape the future of Des Moines’ Parks, Rec & more

Take a survey, help shape the future of Des Moines’ Parks, Rec & more

Help shape the future of Des Moines’ Parks, Recreation, Aquatics and Community Services: Please take their Survey now!  Here’s more info from the city: The City of Des Moines is in the process... [Read more]

Popular Exercise Class Moves to Accommodate Kids’ Programs

Popular Exercise Class Moves to Accommodate Kids’ Programs

The Enhance Fitness program conducted locally at Des Moines Fieldhouse has adopted summer hours to accommodate the area’s children’s summer programs. Beginning this Tuesday, June 19, the two... [Read more]