Events

Accordia Life and United Way Campaign

September 19, 2014 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm at Des Moines Social Club
900 Mulberry Street

Accordia Life and United Way Campagin:
A ‘Tailgating’ event and will be at the Des Moines Social Club on September 19th, 2014, from 11:30-1:30. We have a lot of fun activities, prizes, events, awards and games to encourage our employees to participate and have fun while giving back to the community that has supported us for so many years.

Central Iowa are teaming up to make a
difference in the Des Moines metro area.
Your business is an integral part of our
community, and we would like to invite
you to donate your products or services
as employee rewards during our United
Way campaign. We sincerely appreciate
your gift of any amount.
If you have any questions, please contact
Angela Becker:
Phone: 515-393-3559
Email: angela.becker@gafg.com

Martini Fest

September 19, 2014 - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm at West Glen Town Center
5525 Mills Civic Parkway

www.dmcityview.com

Cityview, UV Vodka and West Glen are pleased to bring Martini Fest back to West Glen Town Center on Sept. 19 from 5-9 p.m. For a ticket price of $20, attendees will receive 10 tickets that can be redeemed at each participating martini stop for a sample size martini. Locations include nightclubs/restaurants at West Glen Town Center. Jump on complementary golf carts for easy access to each location.

Art in the Barn

September 19, 2014 - 5:30 pm at Simpson Barn
6169 Northglenn Drive

www.johnstonlibrary.com

Local artists feature in art show at historic Simpson Barn in Johnston. Annual fundraiser with live jazz, appetizers, wines and boutique beers – and showcasing outstanding local artists. Proceeds benefit Friends of the Johnston Public Library.

Animal Blessings on the Autumn Equinox

September 19, 2014 - 6:00 pm at Unity of Des Moines
414 31st Street

www.facebook.com/events/300396853468234/

Bring your beloved Pets to receive a Divine Healing Hands Blessing in honor St. Francis of Assisi Day which occurs every Autumn. Also, animal communicators will be offering pet readings for those in need.

Bike Down to I Town

September 19, 2014 - 6:00 pm at Indianola Downtown Square
115 N Howard Street

www.bikedowntoitown.com

Indianola Bike Night draws motorcycle enthusiasts and visitors from around the Midwest. Located in our unique town square, this family friendly event draws up to 6,000 bikes and crowds of over 10,000. Includes live music, food & motorcycle exhibits.

MCC55: Champions

September 19, 2014 - 7:30 pm at Hy-Vee Hall at Iowa Events Center
730 3rd Street

www.bit.ly/1pe8Rgk

In just over one month, the Midwest’s most popular promotion will return to Hy-Vee Hall with another explosive mixed martial arts event. MCC 55: “Champions” features five title bouts with some of the most exciting up and coming and veteran fighters in the game today.

Monster Jam @ Knoxville Raceway

September 19, 2014 - September 20, 2014 - 7:30 pm at Knoxville Raceway
1000 N Lincoln Street

www.knoxvilleraceway.com

Advanced Auto Parts Monster Jam! Kids 2-12 need a ticket. 7:30 pm Gold Circle Tickets All Seats $30.

2014 Des Moines Walk to End Alzheimer’s

September 20, 2014 - 12:00 am - 12:00 pm at State Capitol
1007 E Grand Ave.

Registration starts at 8 am and the Walk begins at 10 am.  – Greater Iowa Chapter region, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions.  Visit alz.org/greateriowa for more details about the event and to register you or your team today!

Crusader Run

September 20, 2014 - All Day at Centennial Park
1255 Warrior Lane

The Crusader Run is a 5k run/walk & 10K run to benefit families in their battle with breast cancer. The 5th Annual Crusader Run will be held on September 20th, 2014 in Waukee, Iowa.

Each participant receives a FREE T-Shirt! Sizes are S, M, L, XL.

You can also upgrade your t-shirt to a Dri-Fit for just $5!

Packet Pick-Up Information

Friday, Sept. 19th, 2014 4pm-7pm

Waukee Family YMCA 210 N Warrior Ln, Waukee, IA 50263

2014 Des Moines Walk to End Alzheimer’s

September 20, 2014 - 8:00 am at Iowa State Capitol
East 9th Street & Grand Avenue

www.act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2014/IA-GreaterIowa?fr_id=5060&pg=entry

Registration starts at 8 am and the Walk begins at 10 am. The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.

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