Teen Events


Des Moines Youth Council

Make new friends and gain leadership and organization skills participating in Des Moines Youth Council. The Council plans civic activities during the school year and participants earn credits towards reward activities offered at the end of the year – such as trips to Wild Waves or Seattle Mariners games. Open enrollment year round – request an application. Parents are invited to attend the first meeting. Call in advance to confirm meetings dates @ 206-870-6582 Facilitator,
Recreation Staff.
Thu 3pm Grades 6-9 Free Pacific Middle School

Teen Dance

Kick it at theme dance parties hosted by the Des Moines Youth Council! Themed dance parties feature contests, concessions and dancing. Facilitator: Recreation Staff. Grades 6-8 and student ID required for admission. Des Moines residents with parent verification.
Fri Field House
March 23 - 7:30-10pm $8
May 18 – 7.30-10pm $8

Open Gym Basketball 

Every early release Friday open gym is available for all Des Moines middle/high school students. This will include full or half court pick-up games pending the amount of participants. No school = No open gym. Must have student ID. 
Fri Field House R/NR
Jan 5-June 15 1-4pm $3.00