Tagged with 'kids'

Help keep local school kids warm this winter – Coat Drive deadline is Nov. 15

Help keep local school kids warm this winter – Coat Drive deadline is Nov. 15

With the community’s help last year, the Rotary Club of Des Moines and Normandy Park collected nearly 500 coats that were donated to local schools. This year, the Coats for Kids drive hopes to break... [Read more]

Annual ‘Trick-or-Treat Path’ will be Wednesday, Oct. 31 on Marine View Drive

Annual ‘Trick-or-Treat Path’ will be Wednesday, Oct. 31 on Marine View Drive

Join Marina District businesses along Marine View Drive and 7th Ave in Destination Des Moines’ fun, FREE community Trick-or-Treat Path on Wednesday, Oct. 31 (aka HALLOWEEN) from 3 – 6 p.m. Pick... [Read more]

It’s ‘Kids Day’ at Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

It’s ‘Kids Day’ at Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market is celebrating Back to School with Kid’s Day at the Market this Saturday, Sept. 8. You can still get your produce, flowers, crafts, wine, smoked cheese and... [Read more]

Des Moines Gospel Chapel’s ‘On the Go’ Day Camp starts Monday, July 30

Des Moines Gospel Chapel’s ‘On the Go’ Day Camp starts Monday, July 30

Des Moines Gospel Chapel’s ‘On the Go’ Day Camp starts Monday, July 30, from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., and runs through Friday, Aug. 3. We still have room for some more registrations in our... [Read more]

Egg Hunt will be this Saturday at Des Moines Beach Park Event Center

Egg Hunt will be this Saturday at Des Moines Beach Park Event Center

An Easter Egg Hunt will be held this Saturday, March 31, from 9 –10 a.m. at the Des Moines Beach Park Event Center. Cost is $5 per child. Crafts Activities Prizes Candy Easter Bunny photos Des Moines... [Read more]

Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park collects almost 500 Coats for Kids

Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park collects almost 500 Coats for Kids

The Rotary Club of Des Moines and Normandy Park recently completed its annual Coats for Kids Drive, and this year they collected almost 500 coats! This year, the Club chose to support Parkside Elementary... [Read more]

On #GivingTuesday, please help the local ‘No Kids Left Inside’ cause

On #GivingTuesday, please help the local ‘No Kids Left Inside’ cause

This holiday season, consider a tax-deductible gift that will continue to pay dividends for years: Please help local cause ‘NO KIDS LEFT INSIDE‘ on this #Giving Tuesday! Every kid deserves... [Read more]

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s Children’s Christmas Fun Day is Dec. 2

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s Children’s Christmas Fun Day is Dec. 2

Children’s Christmas Fun Day at Des Moines United Methodist Church will be this Saturday, Dec. 2, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., downstairs in Fellowship Hall. Fun, crafts, games, story time…and... [Read more]

Waterland Arcade: Our ‘WHY?’…and a FUNd-raiser this Saturday, April 15

Waterland Arcade: Our ‘WHY?’…and a FUNd-raiser this Saturday, April 15

Waterland Arcade: Our “WHY?”…And a FUNd-raiser!!! Last weekend, I glanced over at our air hockey table and saw a little girl, around 5 years old I would guess, playing with her dad. She was a cutie... [Read more]

Wear your kids out during Mt. Rainier Pool’s ‘Winter Waterland’ starting Dec. 19

Wear your kids out during Mt. Rainier Pool’s ‘Winter Waterland’ starting Dec. 19

Winter Break is just around the corner and you know what that means: it’s time for WINTER WATERLAND at Mount Rainier Pool! They’ll have 11 days of wet, wild fun from Dec. 19 – Jan. 2, between... [Read more]

Rotary Club’s annual ‘Coats for Kids Coat Drive’ will be Friday, Dec. 2

Rotary Club’s annual ‘Coats for Kids Coat Drive’ will be Friday, Dec. 2

The Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park will be conducting its annual ‘Coats for Kids Coat Drive,’ happening at Parkside Elementary School on Dec. 2, 2016 from 6 – 8 p.m. Parkside is located... [Read more]

Holy Trinity Church holding annual ‘Trunk-or-Treat’ event this Saturday

Holy Trinity Church holding annual ‘Trunk-or-Treat’ event this Saturday

Holy Trinity Church will be hosting their annual ‘Trunk-or-Treat’ event this Saturday, Oct. 29 from 2 – 4 p.m. Trunk or Treat gives families a safe (and dry!) place to collect candy, play... [Read more]

Des Moines’ annual ‘Trick-or-Treat Path’ will be Monday, Oct. 31

Des Moines’ annual ‘Trick-or-Treat Path’ will be Monday, Oct. 31

Little ghouls and goblins will be out on Marine View Drive near 7th Ave S. from 3 – 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 31, as they Trick-or-Treat through Des Moines businesses. This is a FREE, safe trick-or-treating... [Read more]

South King Firefighters distribute 211 new winter coats to local school kids

South King Firefighters distribute 211 new winter coats to local school kids

South King Fire & Rescue paid a visit to Midway Elementary in Des Moines on Monday (Oct. 17) as part of a nationwide effort known as “Operation Warm.” South King County Professional Firefighters... [Read more]

The Waterland Arcade and Sand Bar is NOW OPEN in Des Moines!

The Waterland Arcade and Sand Bar is NOW OPEN in Des Moines!

Feel Good Friday Columnist Dave Markwell wants all our Readers to know about his latest business venture: Summer Greetings, South-enders!!! The Waterland Arcade and Sand Bar is NOW OPEN in Des Moines! Our... [Read more]

9-1-1 Storybook Tour will be held at Des Moines Library on Friday, April 15

9-1-1 Storybook Tour will be held at Des Moines Library on Friday, April 15

As 9-1-1 National Public Education Month kicks off in April, Seattle Public Library, King County Library System and the King County E-911 program office are partnering for Emery the Emergency Penguin... [Read more]