Five Things in Waukee: Rotary, Food Pantry, Library Activities, Sports and a 5th Grade Parent Meeting
Here's everything you need to know today, Feb. 2, and some other stuff, too.
1) Rotary Club Meeting
Interested in joining the Rotary Club? The group will meet first thing this morning at 6:45 a.m. at the Des Moines Golf & Country Club in West Des Moines.
2) Waukee Area Food Pantry Services
Waukee Area Christian Services Food Pantry is open today from 9-11 a.m. offering non-perishable food and personal items for those living in the Waukee School District or those with approval from local churches. The food pantry is located in the lower level of Westview Church.
3) Activities at the Waukee Public Library
Looking for something fun to do for the kids today? Why not take a class at the Waukee Public Library? Time for Twos is for toddlers 2-3 years-old. Children and caregivers will enjoy songs, finger plays, and read-aloud stories, followed by playtime. Time for Twos meets at 11 a.m.
Pajama Time family story time will be held tonight at 6:45 p.m. It's open to the entire family.
4) Waukee Sports
There are plenty of Waukee athletic teams competing today. Come out and show your support for the Warriors!
The boys and girls, JV and varsity bowling teams will face West Des Moines Valley today at Val Lanes beginning at 3:45 p.m.
The Waukee Middle School 8th grade boys basketball team will face Johnston at Waukee Middle School at 4:30 p.m.
The South Middle School 8th grade boys basketball team will face Indianola Middle School at 4:30 p.m. at South Middle School.
The 9th grade boys basketball team will play Valley Southwoods at Valley Southwoods Freshman High School at 4:45 p.m.
The 9th grade girls basketball team will play West Des Moines Valley at Prairieview School at 4:45 p.m.
The girls JV basketball team will play Ankeny Centennial at Ankeny High School at 6:30 p.m. with the boys 10th grade game also against Ankeny Centennial there at 7:45 p.m.
5) Fifth Grade Parent Night at South Middle School
There will be an information session for parents of 6th grade students who will attend South Middle School during the 2012-13 school year tonight at 6 p.m. in the cafeteria at South Middle School. Feeder schools for this session are Eason Elementary, Brookview Elementary, and Maple Grove Elementary.
A second information session for the remaining elementary schools will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 6 at Waukee Middle School.