DemiCon Lite

Having DemiCon withdrawal? Finding yourself longing for spring and the return of DemiCon?

You are in good company, which is why we created DemiCon Lite!

DemiCon Lite consists of smaller events or workshops that happen once a month through the year until we reach DemiCon.


February DemiCon Lite: Sock Ball Hedgehog Workshop

WHAT: Bring a fuzzy sock to participate in this workshop.

Create your own sock ball hedgehog. Great for all your Queen of Hearts’ Croquet Games. You supply a fuzzy sock and we will supply everything else. Hand sewing will be used. Age range 9 and up. Adults most welcomed. If under 12 please have a parent or guardian with you. Will have a testing hole available to see how your hedgehog rolls. Located in the The Millie Knee Classroom at the West Des Moines Library.

WHEN: Saturday, February 17 from 1:00pm to 2:45pm

WHERE: West Des Moines Public Library, 4000 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, Iowa 50265


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March DemiCon Lite: Music Afternoon

WHAT: Join DemiCon Music for a whole afternoon and early evening at the Anderson Opry House (aka Candy and Michael Anderson’s apartment community center. Hear wonderful musicians and enjoy a potluck. Bring snacks. That evening around 6 pm, we will have our chili cook off (no competition just taste all the different chili’s available) and enjoy even more music. Come and go as you please. Different musicians throughout the day.

The event is free though purchasing cds from the performers are welcomed.

This is a DRY Site. No alcohol please. Easily accessible. Open to all who love music and fun. Will have a schedule as we get closer.

WHEN: Saturday, March 3 from 1:00pm to 9:00pm

WHERE: 10310 Providence Dr, Johnston, IA 50131-4727

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