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NEW stART classes

NEW this spring is our stART Adaptive art classes. We are excited to offer a fun and engaging class for children, teens and adults with special needs. Classes will focus on exploring creativity and fine motor skills–all while having fun and socializing with peers. Activities will include painting drawing coloring crafts Classes will be offered… Read more »

NEW Outdoor events and activities

COMING SPRING 2020 ☀️ We are thrilled to announce a full line-up of adapted outdoor events and activities! CLS staff have been busy researching and testing these new activities that include KAYAKING, ARCHERY, FISHING CANOEING and more. Join us for fun in the sun this spring and summer for FREE family fun days, pool parties,… Read more »

The CLS Winter Program Guide is Here!

Check out our CLS Winter Program Guide to see where we will be this winter. Navigate the menu bar to find the location closest to you and to register for a program.  

Join us for our Annual CLS Pool Party!

Our CLS Pool Party is Back! The event is free but please register by clicking one of the dates below if you would like to attend. CLS Pool Party – June 22nd 6:30-8:30PM CLS Pool Party – July 13th 6:30-8:30PM

Adult Schedule for June

A reminder that we will be moving to Franklin Junior High for our Adult day programming starting June 3rd.

Adult Program Schedule for June

A reminder to our daytime adult participants that we are moving our programming to Franklin Junior High starting on June 1st! Here is our daytime adult program calendar for the month of June. #everyBODYdeservestoPLAY!

Exciting New Partnership Ahead with Franklin Junior High

Exciting New Partnership Ahead with Franklin Junior High Courage League is proud to announce a new partnership for programming in Des Moines! We are proud to collaborate with our friends at Franklin Jr. High (48th & Franklin). Recently, this old Des Moines Jr. High was purchased to preserve history while creating community within its walls…. Read more »

Looking to Volunteer?

Do you enjoy helping others and having the opportunity to play at the same time? Volunteering to be a teammate for our participants may be just what you are looking for! You will assist participants and staff during programs to help ensure that our programs provide a fun and engaging experience for all. To learn… Read more »

Next Session of Saturday Soccer Starts April 27th

We are halfway done with our first session of Saturday Sports in West Des Moines. Don’t worry, we have another session lined up! Starting April 27th we will offer Team Sports and ChAAMPS Soccer in Urbandale and Indianola! To learn more about these programs and to register visit the link below or call 515-421-4021.

Our First Week is in the Books!

We are wrapping up our first week of the Special Recreation Programs of Greater Des Moines! We would like to extend our sincere gratitude to all of our families and supporters who joined us this week to kick off our new endeavor! We wouldn’t be here without you! Our vision is that EveryBODY Deserves to… Read more »

Des Moines! Come see what CLS is about!

We are rolling into Des Moines for our second day of programming. We have opportunities for everyBODY! We will be stationed at the Pioneer Columbus Community Recreation Center all day today! Stop by and say hello this afternoon to learn more about the programs we are offering in Des Moines and surrounding communities! You can… Read more »

Norwalk Programs Starting in May!

Starting in May we will offer evening programming in Norwalk every other month! Our programs will take place at Lakewood Elementary, 9210 Happy Hollow Dr, Norwalk, IA 50211 If you are interested in our programs taking place in Norwalk Visit our Norwalk page or call 515-421-4021 for more details.

Two Weeks to Kick-Off! Highlight of Indianola!

We are two weeks away from the kick-off of our Special Recreation Programs of Greater Des Moines! Each day this week we will highlight a different community and the opportunties that will be available to participate in. We start the week of by highlighting our Indianola sessions! Our programs will be in Indianola on Mondays… Read more »

Spring Break Camp Registrations Still Open!

It is not too late to register for our 2019 Spring Break camp! We hope you will join us while school is out! Visit the link below to register or call 515-421-4021.…/spring-br…/2019-03-19/