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Jan. 20 | 11:30 am

Newton-AR (Augmented Reality) with ISU Extension and Outreach

RSVP by: 1/13/2020
Location: Story County ISU Extension and Outreach, Nevada
Event for: Grades K-3
Cost: $25
Organization: Story County ISU Extension and Outreach
Contact: Mary Wilkins
Phone: (515) 382-6551
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Youth in grades K-3 will explore Augmented Reality. The goal of NEWTON-AR is to combine engineering and programming concepts like problem-solving, design thinking, STEM ideas, teamwork, and communication. This happens while participants create complicated contraptions (Rube-Goldberg) virtually, but
Jan. 22 | 2:00 pm

STEM program: Wildlife II

Location: Cambridge Memorial Library, 225 Water St., Cambridge
Event for: children in grades 1-8
Cost: free
Organization: Cambridge Memorial Library
Contact: Jay Robinson
Phone: (515) 220-4542
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Part 2 of Mary Wilkins (ISU Extension) presenting the wonderful world of wildlife.
Jan. 28 | 5:30 pm

You and Your Money Workshop Series

RSVP by: January 24, 2020
Location: First Baptist Church, 200 Lynn Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Event for: Women of any age who live or work in Story County.
Cost: Free
Organization: United Way of Story County
Contact: Jerri Baumeister
Phone: (515) 268-5142
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Are your income and expenses not adding up? Do you want to increase your savings and/or pay down debt? Would you like to learn new strategies for managing your personal finances and reaching your financial goals? United Way of Story County is offering a FREE workshop series for women that can help y
Feb. 20 | 5:30 pm

Junior Menace

RSVP by: 01/07/20
Location: Wellmark YMCA, Ignit Sports and Fitness, MVP Sports Center
Event for: 3-9 year olds
Cost: $50/3-4 year olds, $100/5-9 year olds
Organization: Des Moines Menace
Contact: Sydney Tatam
Phone: (515) 457-6367
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Junior Menace is for BOYS and GIRLS, ages 3 to 9 and is designed for all ability levels. We definitely encourage beginners! This is a great program to learn basic soccer skills if your child has never played before.
Mar. 3 | (all day)

Camp Hantesa Winter Programs!

Location: Camp Hantesa - 1450 Oriole Rd Boone, IA
Event for: Grades K-12
Cost: $37/day for School Day Off programs (other prices vary)
Organization: Camp Fire Heart of Iowa
Contact: Marilyn Bagley
Phone: (515) 274-1501
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Join us for "Out of School" Days this fall! Drop your child off at one of our convenient drop locations and let them experience a day of excitement and learning at Camp Hantesa! Under the supervision of our trained staff, campers make new friends and interact with old ones through engaging programs!
May. 29 | (all day)

2019-2020 BCSD Fundraising Calendar

Event for: Ballard Community and Families
Organization: Ballard Elementary PTO
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Large-scale fundraising calendar for Ballard School District created by supporting organizations: Ballard Elementary PTO, Ballard Education Foundation, Dollars for Scholars, Athletic Booster Club and Fine Arts Booster Club for use and planning purposes by community and Ballard families.