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    The Miracle Worker

    January 16, 2015 - February 1, 2015 - All Day at Des Moines Playhouse
    831 42nd Street Des Moines, IA

    www.dmplayhouse.com

    This classic drama is the story of Annie Sullivan and her student, blind and mute Helen Keller. Trapped in a secret, silent world, unable to communicate, Helen is violent, spoiled, almost sub-human, and treated by her family as such. Only Annie realizes that there is a mind and spirit waiting to be rescued from the dark, tortured silence.

    Kinky Boots: Willis Broadway Series

    January 27, 2015 - February 1, 2015 - All Day at Des Moines Civic Center’s Stoner Theater
    221 Walnut St Des Moines, IA

    www.desmoinesperformingarts.org

    Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit & Trade Show

    January 27, 2015 - 8:00 am at Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino
    1 Prairie Meadows Drive Altoona,

    www.IowaRFA.org

    The Midwest’s Premier Renewable Fuels Event. Join Industry leaders and decision-makers to hear experts discuss state and national issues impacting the future of renewable fuels.

    Iowa Pork Congress

    January 28, 2015 - January 29, 2015 - All Day at Iowa Events Center
    730 3rd Street Des Moines, IA

    www.iowaporkcongress.org/

    Cafe Diem

    January 29, 2015 - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm at Cafe Diem
    2005 S Ankeny Blvd, Ste 800 Ankeny,

    www.polkcountyiowa.gov/conservation/calendar/?mojaba-redirect=N

    Join our book club with PCC Naturalist, Heidi Anderson, for an engaging discussion once a month. This month we’ll be discussing Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv. Pre-registration required; deadline is January 26. Fee: $5, includes coffee and cookies. Sponsored by the Great Outdoors Foundation. Go to website to register.

     

    DM Oak Leafs Hockey vs DM Capitals

    January 29, 2015 - 8:00 pm at Metro Ice Sports Facility
    5100 72nd Street Des Moines ,

    Iowa Blues Winter Blues Fest 2015 – Hall of Fame Night

    January 30, 2015 - January 31, 2015 - 7:00 pm at Des Moines Marriott Downtown
    700 Grand Avenue Des Moines,

    www.cibs.org

    Hairball Concert

    January 30, 2015 - 7:30 pm at Iowa State Fairgrounds – Jacobson Exhibition Center
    E 30th Street & E University Avenue Des Moines, IA

    www.iowastatefairgrounds.org/event-calendar/concerts/

    Hairball in concert at the Iowa State Fairgrounds.

    ’80s Prom Dance Party

    January 30, 2015 - 8:00 pm at Wooly’s
    504 East Locust St Des Moines , IA

    www.woolysdm.com

    With music by Burning Down the House

    Jeanne Robertson Fabulously Funny Tour

    January 30, 2015 - 8:00 pm at Hoyt Sherman Place
    1501 Woodlawn Avenue Des Moines, IA

    www.hoytsherman.org

    Jeanne Robertson is a professional speaker who specializes in hilarious humor based on her life experiences. Speaking to thousands of people annually, she utilizes her positively funny style to illustrate that a sense of humor is much more than a laughing matter. It is a strategy for success.

    Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival 2015: Baconmania VIII

    January 31, 2015 - All Day at Iowa Events Center
    73 Third Street Des Moines, Iowa

    General Admission $45

    www.blueribbonbaconfestival.com

    Wells Fargo vs San Antonio

    March 28, 2015 - 12:30 pm at Wells Fargo Arena
    233 Center Street Des Moines, IA

    North High Class 1965 50th Reunion

    August 22, 2015 - 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Prairie Meadows Conference Center
    1 Prairie Meadows Drive Altoona, Iowa

    Contact Larry Stumbo at l196574s@live.com for more details.  We will start Friday August 21st at Chuck’s 6pm.  Saturday at Prairie Meadows Conference Center 5pm.  Sunday Picnic.

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