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Jul. 26 | (all day)

Slater Public Library Summer Reading Program

RSVP by: 06/10/2019
Location: Slater Public Library
Event for: All Ages
Cost: FREE
Organization: Slater Public Library
Contact: Jennifer Gogerty
Phone: (515) 228-3558
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The Slater Public Library's Summer Reading Program has activities planned for all ages this summer. Programs are specifically designed for toddlers-middle school with additional teen and adult programs as well.
Jul. 29 | (all day)

Challenger International Youth Soccer Camps

RSVP by: 6/29/2019
Location: Larson Family Sports Fields, Huxleys
Event for: Youth Soccer ages 3-16
Cost: 60-125 dependent on age
Organization: Ballard Soccer Club
Contact: Jamie Chapman
Phone: (913) 276-8483
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Ballard Soccer Club sponsors Challenger(ie British Soccer Camps) for 3 different age groups from July 29-Aug2 TinyTykes 3-5 years 8-9am cost $60 Player Development 6-9 yrs 9-11a cost $102 Half-Day Program 10-16 yrs 5:30-8pm $125 Register at Challengersports.com
Jul. 30 | (all day)

We Dig Bugs

RSVP by: 9 am - 3 pm
Location: Story County ISU Extension and Outreach, 220 H Avenue, Nevada, Iowa 50201
Event for: Grades K-3
Cost: $25
Organization: Story County ISU Extension & Outreach
Contact: Rebecca Heckert
Phone: (515) 382-6551
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Learn about composting and beneficial and non-beneficial bugs in the garden.
Aug. 8 | 9:15 am

Food Fun

RSVP by: 8/8/2019
Location: Story County ISU Extension and Outreach, 220 H Avenue, Nevada, Iowa 50201
Event for: Grades 4-6
Cost: $25
Organization: Story County ISU Extension & Outreach
Contact: Rebecca Heckert
Phone: (515) 382-6551
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Learn how to make healthy lunches to take to school and healthy after school snacks while exploring kitchen science, also kitchen and food safety.
Aug. 12 | (all day)

DMACC Basketball Camps

Location: DMACC Boone Campus
Event for: All Ages
Organization: DMACC Basketball
Contact: Sam Esboldt
Phone: (320) 262-4099
Aug. 16 | (all day)

Camp Fire Summer Camps!

Location: Locations vary by program. Please view our attached flyer for more details!
Event for: Students in grades 1-12
Cost: Costs vary according to program. Please view our attached flyer for more details!
Organization: Camp Fire Heart of Iowa
Contact: Arika Graybill
Phone: (515) 274-1501
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Camp Fire offers day camps, overnight camps, environmental education, and short-term outdoor programs that include day trips. At camp, youth from different backgrounds develop important skills, such as self-reliance and problem-solving, while interacting with friends and nature. Campers enjoy fun ac
Sep. 1 | 11:00 am

Host an Exchange Student!

RSVP by: ASAP for the 2019-2020 school year
Location: Your own home!
Event for: Any single, couple or family who wants to enrich your life by hosting an international student!
Cost: Provide room and board for an exchange student. There are no other expenses required with this volunteer opportunity.
Organization: Greenheart Exchange
Contact: Jenifer Kallio
Phone: (515) 520-1321
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You can change the world. Families who host foreign exchange students often experience a lifelong change as a result, developing a long-lasting relationship. Open your heart and home to a student and perhaps you will find yourself halfway across the globe celebrating in their country!