Sunday, January 27th (cancelled due to weather) This event has been rescheduled to Sunday, May 5th.
Des Moines Art Center
12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Join Mentor Iowa at the Des Moines Art Center as we will have fun creating unique pieces of art! Lunch will be provided.
Sponsor: Des Moines Art Center
Saturday, February 23rd
Sleepy Hollow Sports Park
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Enjoy 3 hours of snow tubing at Sleepy Hollow Sports Park! Lunch will be provided.
Sponsor: Wells Fargo
Iowa Energy Basketball Game
Saturday, March 16th
We will go to Wells Fargo Arena to watch the Iowa Energy take the court. A meal will be provided.
Sponsor: Rotary Club of Des Moines A.M., Mid American Energy
America’s Incredible Pizza Company
Date: Saturday, April 20th
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Mentor Iowa participants will receive a game card good for games and special attractions. A buffet will be included as well.
Sponsor: Polk County Board of Supervisors
Date: Friday, May 17th
Game time: 7:05 pm
Come watch the Iowa Cubs in action. Along with your ticket, we will provide a meal and a souvenir at the stadium. Free fireworks will take place after the game.
Sponsor: Variety – The Children’s Charity of Iowa
January group event to the Des Moines Art Center has been rescheduled to take place on Sunday, May 5th
West Grand Golf
Date: Saturday, June 22nd
Time: 11 am – 1 pm
We will go to West Grand Golf for our annual mini-golf outing. Mentor Iowa participants will receive a free round of mini-golf and lunch. After everyone is done mini-golfing, all mentees will receive an award for their efforts on the links.
Sponsor: Ernst & Young LLC
Blank Park Zoo
We will take a tour of Blank Park Zoo, enjoy a meal and also receive a souvenir from the zoo.
Sponsor: Great Southern Bank
Back to School Bash
All Mentor Iowa mentees and their siblings will receive backpacks full of school supplies to start the year off on the right note. We will have face painting, a bounce house and giveaways. Lunch will be provided.
Air Lanes – Glow Bowling
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
We will enjoy a fun afternoon of glow in the dark bowling. Pizza and beverages will be provided.
Sponsor: Principal Financial Group Foundation
Annual Holiday Parties