Events

Special Olympics Iowa Warren County Polar Plunge

Saturday, February 28th 2015 - 12:00 pm
at Lake Ahquabi
16510 118th Avenue

Plunge teams are recommended to register online. Teams of 10 or more are encouraged. You can recruit a team or be placed on one the day of the Plunge. Prize categories include best costume (individual and team), top individual fundraiser, top online fundraiser (as of Feb. 24) and top “chicken” fundraiser. A post party will be held immediately after the Plunge. Enjoy fun, food, drink, music, drawings and silent auction. Lunch can be purchased for spectators at registration for $5 ages 6+, 5 and under eat for free. The more money you raise, the more great Polar Plunge gear you can earn!

St. Theresa Kindergarten Kickstart

Thursday, March 5th 2015 - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
at St. Theresa Catholic School
5810 Cara Carpenter Ave

Does your kindergartener-to-be love to build and create?  Is he/she curious about nature? Is he/she a natural planner?  St. Theresa Catholic School uses STEM ( Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) curriculum in every classroom with every student in grades pre-k through 8th grade.  All upcoming kindergarteners and their parents are invited to dinner and an interactive STEM session.  Plan to attend Kickstart to experience STEM for yourself and your child.  See how STEM benefits your child across all subjects.  You do not have to be registered for school to attend.  Please park in the North lot closest to the intersection of Cara Carpenter Ave & 60th Street and enter the school through the doors off that parking lot. Kickstart is held in the kindergarten rooms.  For more information visit www.sainttheresaiowa.org or call the school office at 277-0178.  There is no cost to attend.  RSVP to mbaker@sainttheresaiowa.org for food counts.

 

 

 

Des Moines Bucs VS Lincoln

Friday, March 6th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Des Moines Buccaneers Hockey Team
7201 Hickman Road

Des Moines Bucs VS Lincoln

DRAKE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL VS Loyola

Saturday, March 7th 2015 - 2:00 pm
at Drake University Knapp Center
2525 Forest Avenue

DRAKE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL VS Loyola

Des Moines Bucs VS Lincoln

Saturday, March 7th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Des Moines Buccaneers Hockey Team
7201 Hickman Road

Des Moines Bucs VS Lincoln

Des Moines Bucs VS Madison

Friday, March 13th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Des Moines Buccaneers Hockey Team
7201 Hickman Road

Des Moines Bucs VS Madison

Special Olympics Iowa Mid-Winter Tournament

Saturday, March 14th 2015 - 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
at University of Iowa
University of Iowa

Every year in March, nearly 1,000 athletes compete in basketball, basketball skills, powerlifting, gymnastics and cheerleading during the Mid-Winter Tournament at the University of Iowa Field House in Iowa City.  The evening before the tournament, a banquet and dance takes place at the Marriott.  Healthy Athlete programs are also held at the Field House during the competitions.

Des Moines Bucs VS Fargo

Tuesday, March 17th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Des Moines Buccaneers Hockey Team
7201 Hickman Road

Des Moines Bucs VS Fargo

Special Olympics Iowa Cedar Falls/Waterloo Polar Plunge

Wednesday, March 18th 2015 - 12:00 pm
at George Wyth State Park
3659 Wyth Road

Plunge teams are recommended to register online. Teams of 10 or more are encouraged. You can recruit a team or be placed on one the day of the Plunge. Prize categories include best costume (individual and team), top individual fundraiser, top online fundraiser (as of Feb. 24) and top “chicken” fundraiser. A post party will be held immediately after the Plunge. Enjoy fun, food, drink, music, drawings and silent auction. Lunch can be purchased for spectators at registration for $5 ages 6+, 5 and under eat for free. The more money you raise, the more great Polar Plunge gear you can earn!

Special Olympics Iowa Ames Greek Polar Plunge

Saturday, March 28th 2015 - 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
at State Gym
Beyer Hall, Iowa State University

Plunge teams are recommended to register online. Teams of 10 or more are encouraged. You can recruit a team or be placed on one the day of the Plunge. Prize categories include best costume (individual and team), top individual fundraiser, top online fundraiser (as of Feb. 24) and top “chicken” fundraiser. A post party will be held immediately after the Plunge. Enjoy fun, food, drink, music, drawings and silent auction. Lunch can be purchased for spectators at registration for $5 ages 6+, 5 and under eat for free. The more money you raise, the more great Polar Plunge gear you can earn!

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