Join us for great activities and lunch over the summer months! Meals will be available at no cost Monday-Friday starting Monday, June 5 and running through Friday, August 4.
If you have questions about Picnic and Play, reach out to Nutrition Services at or call our office at 515-987-2719.

***These links will be updated frequently.


The Picnic and Play program runs June 5-August 4, 2023 (closed Tuesday, July 4). Sites are open Monday-Friday.

Waukee Locations 

Windfield West Apartments  — 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
75 SE Windfield Pkwy, Waukee

Waukee Family Townhomes (Jonas Circle) – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
1300 SE Jacob Drive, Waukee – located in the clubhouse

West Des Moines Locations

Maple Grove Villas —– 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
8602 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines – located in the clubhouse
Sun Prairie Apartments —- 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
6137 Vista Drive, West Des Moines, on the playground behind the building nearest 60th St. & Vista Dr. – enter at 6107 Vista Drive.
The Lift at Jordan Creek —- 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
8925 Cascade Avenue, West Des Moines


If you’re interested in volunteering, please complete the Picnic & Play Interest Form.

Picnic & Play Volunteer Interest Form

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