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FREE! Touch-a-Truck
Come enjoy a morning of fun checking out trucks of all kinds. Your kids will get to sit in and explore fire trucks, garbage truck and many more!

Saturday, Sept. 17
9-11 am
VMCC, Parking Lot
 

Hoedown in the Valley (ages 2-8 with an adult)
The animals are coming out to play! Come in your best farm clothes to enjoy a fun barnyard themed evening with family and friends. Kids are invited to participate in themed games, crafts and a petting zoo!

Thursday, Sept. 22
5:30-7:30 pm
$9 per child
FA-F100
Register by Thursday, Sept. 15
South Valley Park

Boo Bash and Trick-or-Treating (Ages 2-12)
Calling all ghosts, goblins, superheroes and animals; it's time for our annual Boo Bash!  Make your way around the gym for lots of spooks, goodies and treats! The bash includes games, frightful friends and chilling crafts. Don't forget to come in costume for this hauntingly good time!

Friday, October 28
6-8pm
$5 per child in advance; $7 at the door
FA-F101
Register by Wednesday, Oct. 26
VMCC, National Guard Gymnasium

Halloween House Decorating Contest
Calling all haunted homeowners- we need you to show off your creepily decorated home!  The Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a free Halloween decorating contest with a great prize for the spookiest house in Inver Grove Heights. You must be registered to be eligible for the prizes; call 651-350-2585 or online. Judging will take place the week of October 24.  Please register by Oct. 21.  IGH residents only, please.

Black Light Dodgeball Party (Ages 8 & Up)
What do you get when you mix a DJ, Dodgeball and a blacklight? Get a family or group of friends together for a night of fun in the dark. We will provide white t-shirts, markers, dodgeballs and the DJ for this great party. You provide a team or we will attempt to create a team for you. 

Fri., Nov. 18
Ages 8-11: 6-7 p.m.
Ages 12-up: 7:15-8:15 p.m.
$8 in advance; $10 at door FA-F103
FA-F104
Register by Wednesday, Nov. 16.
Location: VMCC, National Guard Gymnasium 




Skate with Santa (all ages, children must be accompanied by an adult)
Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa is coming to visit the Community Center on skates!  Skate around the ice with Santa and your family.  Come dressed in red or green and you will get a special holiday prize.  Hot beverage and snacks will be provided.

Saturday, Dec. 10
6-7:30pm
$5 per person in advance; $7 at the door
Register by Friday, Dec. 2
VMCC, West Arena

Family New Year's Eve Party
Come celebrate the New Year with us!  Swim in our water park, jam out to music, play bingo, make cool crafts and ice skate

Saturday, December 31
12-3:30pm
$25 per family (up to 4 people); $8 per individual
VMCC