Arts Section

See Xavier Lopez Jr.’s new mural paintings at Marvista Park

See Xavier Lopez Jr.’s new mural paintings at Marvista Park

If you’re visiting Marvista Park this weekend, you might notice something a little different about the restroom building – there is some color and figures popping out of the wall! The Normandy... [Read more]

PODCAST: Shooting has police puzzled, new baseball team, pub mural & more

PODCAST: Shooting has police puzzled, new baseball team, pub mural & more

Here’s episode #3 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

REMINDER: Normandy Park Arts Festival will be this weekend, May 2-3!

REMINDER: Normandy Park Arts Festival will be this weekend, May 2-3!

REMINDER: The City of Normandy Park, along with the Normandy Park Arts Commission, will be holding the 16th annual Normandy Park Arts Festival this weekend – Saturday, May 2 and Sunday May 3! The event... [Read more]

Take survey to help shape future of Normandy Park’s Aquatics & Senior Services

Take survey to help shape future of Normandy Park’s Aquatics & Senior Services

Help shape the future of Normandy Park’s Aquatics and Senior Services: Please take a Survey now! Here’s more info: The City of Des Moines in partnership with the City of Normandy Park provides... [Read more]

Garden Gala Plant & Garden Art Sale at North Hill Community Center May 2

Garden Gala Plant & Garden Art Sale at North Hill Community Center May 2

A Garden Gala Plant and Garden Art Sale will be held on Saturday, May 2, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the North Hill community Center, located at 20827 3rd Ave South in Des Moines. Proceeds will benefit... [Read more]

‘Talking with Corvids’ Artist Reception with Judy Lane will be Thursday, April 16

‘Talking with Corvids’ Artist Reception with Judy Lane will be Thursday, April 16

An Artist Reception with Judy Lane of ‘Talking with Corvids’ will be held at Normandy Perk on Thursday, April 16, from 6 – 8 p.m. Join artist Judy Lane for her informative and entertaining... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATES: The 16th Normandy Park Arts Festival will be May 2-3

SAVE THE DATES: The 16th Normandy Park Arts Festival will be May 2-3

The City of Normandy Park, along with the Normandy Park Arts Commission announced the dates of their 16th annual Arts Festival as Saturday May 2 and Sunday May 3! In previous years, the festival has been... [Read more]

Sponsored Post South Sound Piano’s annual free Recital will be Monday night, March 30

South Sound Piano’s annual free Recital will be Monday night, March 30

South Sound Piano’s annual Recital – which is FREE – will be Monday, March 30, starting at 7 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center. This free, open concert is a public performance where... [Read more]

‘The Trees’ – Growing up in Normandy Park in the 1950s and 1960s

‘The Trees’ – Growing up in Normandy Park in the 1950s and 1960s

Barb Sleeper, riding her horse, Dandy at the “farm”. It was taken by Gail Knapp’s dad, Russell Knapp The Knapps lived across the street from the pasture (“farm”) at 19251... [Read more]

Sponsored Post The Raucous Band will rock out at The Cove’s Country/Western Dance March 21

The Raucous Band will rock out at The Cove’s Country/Western Dance March 21

The Raucous Band will be rockin’ the music for the Normandy Park Community Club’s 2nd Annual Country-Western Barn Dance, which is being held on Saturday night, March 21. This evening will include... [Read more]