Group Events

January

Sunday, January 28th

“Stomp” performance at the Civic Center

1:00 pm start time

Description:  Mentor Iowa participants will enjoy the “Stomp” performance held at the Civic Center of Des Moines.

Sponsor:  Variety – The Children’s Charity of Iowa

 

February

Date: Friday, February 23rd

Iowa Wolves basketball game

Time:  7 pm start time

Description:  We will go to Wells Fargo Arena to see the Iowa Wolves play basketball.  Mentor Iowa will provide tickets, meal and souvenir for the game.

Sponsor:  Wells Fargo

 

March

Saturday, March 24th

Iowa Wild hockey game

Time:  7:00 pm

Description:  We will watch the Iowa Wild take the ice.  This is a bobblehead game and all participants will receive their own bobblehead!  All participants will receive a ticket to the game and food/beverage stipend.

Sponsor:  QuikTrip

 

April

Sunday, April 15th

Des Moines Art Center

Time:  12:00 pm

Description:  We will enjoy learning about the concept of lines and create our own works of art.  All participants are welcome to tour the Des Moines Art Center after the art class is over.  Pizza and beverages will be provided.

Sponsor:  Des Moines Art Center

 

May

Friday, May 18th

Iowa Cubs game

Time:  7:08 pm

Description:  We will go to the friendly confines of Principal Park and watch the Iowa Cubs take on the Omaha Stormchasers.  All participants will receive a ticket to the game, food stipend and souvenir.  One lucky mentee will have the opportunity to throw out the first pitch of the game too!

Sponsor:  Variety – The Children’s Charity of Iowa

 

June

Saturday, June 18th

Iowa Barnstormers game

Time:  7:00 pm

Description:  We will go to Wells Fargo Arena to watch the Iowa Barnstormers play in Arena Ball action.  The Iowa Barnstormers are playing for first place in their division and need all the fans they can to cheer on our favorite hometown team.  All participants will receive a ticket to the game, food stipend and souvenir.

Sponsor:

 

July

Saturday, July 21st

Blank Park Zoo

Details TBD

 

August

Saturday, August 11th

Back to School Bash – West Grand Golf

Details TBD

 

September

TBD

 

October

TBD

 

November

Date: TBD

Glow Bowling at Air Lanes

 

December

Date: TBD

Annual Holiday Party – Site TBD

Time:  11:00 am – 1:30 pm