We are very proud of our 2016 accomplishments, and our entire team thanks you for playing a critical role in our overall success.
Ewing Park Revitalization
The Friends has spearheaded a drive to revitalize the historic 30-acre Ewing Park Lilac Arboretum and the construction of new nature/single-track trails.
Yoga in the Park
Hundreds of happy exercisers, led by volunteer instructors, gather to relax and enjoy yoga on the shore of beautiful Gray’s Lake on Saturday mornings.
FORE! Our Parks 2017 Golf Outing & Bike Ride
Save the Date!
Join us Friday, June 16 for the 4th Annual FORE! Our Parks golf outing and bike ride.
You’ll find a surprise at every hole. Learn about Des Moines’ parks while supporting the economic, environmental, health and recreational benefits they provide central Iowans.
Bike riders will pedal parts of eight city trails on an 18-mile loop that travels through five parks.