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Latino Festival - September 23-24

Western Gateway Park - Adults $5, Children $1

Botanical Gardens - Saturday Drop In Programs
909 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

September 23 10:00 AM - Botanical Garden staff and volunteers will give demonstrations and field questions on unique botanical topics. Wanting to know more about the history and changes of the Botanical Garden? Sept. 23: Fold and Fly – Origami Pollinators Free with regular admission and registration is not required. 

Yoga in the Park - September 23 at 9am

Gray's Lake Park - 2101 Fleur Drive
Des Moines Parks and Recreation and UnityPoint Health-Des Moines invite you to start your Saturday mornings with a free weekly yoga session.

Sherman Hill Tours - September 23 & 24, 10am - 4pm

1501 Woodland Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50314

Tickets: $15/1 weekend or $20/both weekends

Students: $5 (valid with student ID)

Children 12 and under: FREE

Sherman Hill, one of Des Moines’ oldest organized neighborhoods is listed on the National Register of Historic Districts and features homes developed in the 19th and 20th Centuries. The walking tour allows visitors to tour at a leisurely pace where they will be guided through the history and architecture of numerous homes, gardens and buildings. Sherman Hill is home to approximately 300 structures. The 2017 tour will consist of about 15 historic homes either under rehabilitation or completed AND numerous points of interest.

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University News
August 17, 2018
Neil M. Gorsuch, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, gave a special lecture to approximately 350 Drake Law students, faculty, and staff on Aug. 16.