This Month

MONDAY, MAY 29



  • Memorial Day, classes do not meet. All University offices closed.


FRIDAY, JUNE 2



  • Interim session ends.


FRIDAY, JUNE 3



  • Drake Neighborhood Association Historic Home Tour, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tour begins at 2700 University Ave. Call Marty Schmitt at (515) 255-9523 for tickets.


SATURDAY, JUNE 4



  • Drake Neighborhood Association Historic Home Tour, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tour begins at 2700 University Ave. Call Marty Schmitt at (515) 255-9523 for tickets.


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7



  • The Drake Neighborhood Farmers’ Market celebrates its 10th anniversary with free cake, music by Java Jews and children’s activities. The market runs 4 to 7 pm. in the parking lot of First Christian Church, 25th Street and University Avenue.


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14



  • The Drake Neighborhood Farmers’ Market with guest Dr. Sandra Hobson, who will discuss hearing problems and solutions. The market runs 4 to 7 pm. in the parking lot of First Christian Church, 25th Street and University Avenue.


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21



  • The Drake Neighborhood Farmers’ Market with kids’ veggie toss game and National Guard Climbing Wall and children’s book party. The market runs 4 to 7 pm. in the parking lot of First Christian Church, 25th Street and University Avenue.


JUNE 23, 24 AND 25



  • Visit the Drake booth at the Des Moines Art Festival, in downtown Des Moines’ Western Gateway Park between 10th and 13th streets. Festival times are 3:30 to 10:30 p.m. on Friday, June 23; 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., Saturday, June 24, and 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday, June 25.


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28



  • Second MBA term begins
  • The Drake Neighborhood Farmer’s Market with free ID kits for children and guest Powell Chemical Dependency to explain treatment programs for family members who have been affected by addiction. The market runs 4 to 7 pm. in the parking lot of First Christian Church, 25th Street and University Avenue.


TUESDAY, JULY 4



  • Independence Day, classes do not meet. All University offices closed.