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Nominate a great mom for a massage

Posted by Kelly Moore on April 27, 2014 at 10:21am

Wild Tree: is it really this easy?

Posted by Sandy Hurst on February 6, 2014 at 10:30pm

Jo's Vendor Shows

Posted by Jo Woolery on December 19, 2013 at 4:26pm

ISU- Scheman Event Craft Shows

Posted by Jo Woolery on December 19, 2013 at 4:22pm

Your kids can help these kids on Nov. 17

Posted by Kelly Moore on November 8, 2013 at 11:34am

Get Your 515 Toddler Tee

The Details:
--$18 + tax and shipping
--Locally designed and printed by Raygun
--Available in size 18-24 mo. (snap onesie), 2T, 4T and 6T (t-shirts); sizes run on the small side.
--Short-sleeved. lemon yellow onesie or T-shirt with 515 design in baby blue.
--Boutique-quality garment designed for maximum comfort and fit on infants and toddlers.
--Onesie: 100% Interlock cotton cleverly constructed neckline designed for easy on-and-off
--Onesie: Reinforced yet softly comfortable sleeve, neck, and leg openings
--T-shirt: Reinforced shoulder construction to maintain shape through repeated washings
--T-shirt: 100% Fine Jersey cotton, combed for softness and comfort

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Ankeny Art Center is now a member of Des Moines Families
Iowa Events Center posted an event

MCC56: Thanksgiving Throw Down at Hy-Vee Hall

November 26, 2014 from 7:30pm to 10pm
The Midwest’s most exciting promotion is in full swing, gearing up for its annual event, and in 2014 MCC aims to please! Announced earlier today, MCC 56: Thanksgiving Throw Down will feature light heavyweight champion, Rob “The Destroyer” Morrow in his first title defense when he meets Des Moines native, Rakim Cleveland. Meanwhile, featherweight kingpin, Eric Howser will face off against Jordan “Country Boy” Neer in the co-main event of the evening.See More
Oct 10
Iowa Events Center posted events
Oct 6
Westside Early Education is now a member of Des Moines Families
Oct 5
Marcia Hamby posted events
Oct 1
Marcia Hamby posted an event

Parent's Night Out at Pump It Up

October 17, 2014 from 5:30pm to 9:30pm
Time for you to relax, drop off the kids and take a night off!  Let us watch the kids – they will jump, slide, make a craft, and play games.  We’ll even have pizza so they don’t go home hungry! Only $20.00 per child! Cheaper than a babysitter and dinner!See More
Sep 22
Lee Ann Bakros posted an event

Hollywood Halloween at Temple of Performing Arts

October 24, 2014 at 7pm to October 25, 2014 at 12am
Hollywood Halloween is the Des Moines Playhouse's signature fundraising event, and Des Moines' premier costume party. Proceeds benefit children's theatre and education programs.The evening will include:Dramatic dishes by Catering DMDancing to Final MixUnique silent auction packagesCostume Contestand much more!See More
Sep 16
Marcia Hamby commented on Marcia Hamby's event Parents' NIght Out
"We will have it regardless.  But most months we have had 25-40 kids signed up. "
Sep 16

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