Oakridge One Sight Eye Clinic

Oakridge is hosting the One Sight Eye Clinic with Delta Dental of Iowa on November 1st and 2nd on the Oakridge Campus! The clinic will be FULL service with no cost to attend, and all ages are welcome.

Your Movement, My Tranquility Webinar

Join Healthy Birth Day, Inc. for an interactive conversation on the impact of stillbirth in the Latinx Community.

Healthy Birth Day, Inc. the non-profit organization that created the evidence-based stillbirth prevention program Count the Kicks is inviting you to join us in a free and interactive webinar on the impact stillbirth has on the Latinx community and what YOU can do to help prevent preventable stillbirths.

Participants will learn about:

  1. The impact of stillbirth on the Latinx Community
  2. Real world examples of stillbirth and how to advocate for yourself and your baby.
  3. Common myths around stillbirth
  4. How to track your baby’s movements using the free Count the Kicks app
  5. Real life example of using the app and counting for single babies and twins

This webinar is for any expectant parent in the Latinx community and anyone that works within the Latinx community. This webinar will be held in Spanish and will be recorded.

Please share with your patients, colleagues and communities!

Join us on September 29th from 6pm CST to 730 CST.

Click HERE to register



Healthy Birth Day, Inc. la organización sin fines de lucro que creó el programa basado en evidencia para la prevención de muerte fetal “Count the Kicks” le invita a que nos acompañe en un seminario en línea gratis e interactivo que tratara del impacto que tiene la muerte fetal en la comunidad Latinx y acerca de qué puede hacer USTED para prevenir la muerte fetal.

Participantes aprenderán acerca:

1. El impacto que tiene la muerte fetal en la comunidad Latinx

2. Ejemplos de muerte fetal en la vida real y cómo puede interceder por usted mismo y por su bebé.

3. Mitos comunes acerca de la muerte fetal.

4. Cómo seguir la trayectoria de los movimientos de su bebé usando la aplicación gratuita “Count the Kicks”.

5. Ejemplo de la vida real usando la aplicación en embarazo único y gemelar.

Iowa’s Latino Heritage Festival

Iowa’s Latino Heritage Festival 2022

Where: Western Gateway Park in downtown Des Moines

When: Saturday, September 24, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday, September 25, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

FREE Parking: Free parking is available courtesy of Nationwide at the Nationwide ramp at 1100 Walnut Street.

Ticket price:

$5 for adults and FREE for children under 12

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Free Medical Camp

Des Moines Police Department Trunk or Treat

Des Moines Police Department is hosting a Trunk or Treat Event on Monday, October 17th from 4pm – 6:30pm at Pioneer Recreation Center. Come bring the kids! 

Urbandale Police Department Trunk or Treat

Urbandale Police Department is hosting their annual Trunk or Treat! Event will be Thursday, Oct 27th from 5:30-7:30pm.


Deal’s Orchard Celebration

Deal’s Orchard is holding it’s 40th anniversary celebration on October 8th and 9th from 10am-6pm with a Fall Festival! There will be live entertainment, pie, animals, corn pit, hayrides, pumpkin painting, slides, and more! To learn more: https://dealsorchard.com/events/#_fall-festival

Halloween on the Hill

The residents of Sherman Hill are decorating their homes with spooky scenes and collecting non-perishables for the DMARC pantries. This event is free, but non-perishable donations are encouraged. This event is on October 31st from 6:30-8:30pm at 1501 Woodland Ave, DM) https://www.shermanhilldsm.org/events/halloween-on-the-hill/

Great Pumpkin Party

Wear your costumes and join in on the Great Pumpkin Party from October 23-26th at 6-8pm every night! There will be inflatables, train rides, carnival games, popcorn, and more! This will be held at Valley Church, Valley Community Center and Outdoors! On October 23rd from 6-8pm there will be a night for families with special needs! For further information: https://valley.church/great-pumpkin-party/