Downtown Farmers’ Market – OPENING DAY

May 3, 2014 - 7:00 am at Downtown Court Avenue
Downtown Court Avenue

PSI Spirit Symposium

May 3, 2014 - 7:00 am - 7:00 pm at Haunting at Farrar
11125 NE 134th Ave

$40 (tickets available @

Dog Jog

May 3, 2014 - 7:30 am at Winterset City Park
Winterset City Park

Winterset Dog Park Dog Jog 5K.For more information:

Chocolate Run

May 3, 2014 - 8:00 am - 10:30 am at West Des Moines City Campus – City Hall
4200 Mills Civic Parkway

We are pleased to invite you to our 5k run that we are putting together for the Iowa Foster & Adoptive Parents Association! Our run is scheduled for May 3rd, 2014 at 9:00 AM at the West Des Moines City Hall.

Ages 13 and older: $30
Ages 7-12: $15
Ages 6 and under: FREE!

Pledges and donations are encouraged but not required. All proceeds from the Chocolate Run will benefit the Iowa Foster & Adoptive Parents Association and their Friends of Children in Foster Care program.
Please visit our website at

Making Strides of Central Iowa 3-5K

May 3, 2014 - 8:00 am at Principal Park (Iowa Cubs)
1 Line Drive

Flea Market

May 3, 2014 - May 4, 2014 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at Iowa State Fairgrounds – Bruce L. Rastetter 4-H Exhibits Building
E 30th Street & E University Avenue

Rich Penn Auction

May 3, 2014 - May 5, 2014 - 9:00 am at Iowa State Fairgrounds – Elwell Family Food Center
E 30th Street & E University Avenue

The Comparison Project: Meditation Workshop & Dialogue

May 3, 2014 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at First Christian Church of Des Moines
2500 University Avenue

The workshop and dialogue will feature local meditation instructors from the Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, and Muslim traditions. Lunch will be provided.

African Cultural Festival

May 3, 2014 - 10:30 am - 2:00 pm at Vineyard Church
2332 Euclid Avenue

Cinco De Mayo

May 3, 2014 - 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Historic Valley Junction
137 5th Street

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