Show Dad How Much You Care: This and More in Ankeny's Five Things for Wednesday
Here's what is going on in Ankeny today and other tidbits for Wednesday, June 13.
1) Signed Up for Today's Babysitting Class?
Kirkendall Public Library will host a Red Cross babysitting class this morning starting at 9:30 a.m. This course gives youth ages 11 to 15 years old the knowledge and confidence to care for infants and school-age children. The class combines video, activities, hands-on skills training and discussion for a complete learning experience.
2) Want to Show Your Dad How Much You Love Him This Father's Day?
He's your dad and there's no one else like him in the world. Wouldn't you like to show him just how much you care about him this Father's Day?
Patch wants to help you thank him for everything he's done.
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3) On Deck for Tomorrow
The Ankeny Area Chamber of Commerce will host its monthly business after hours at Walnut Street Gallery in Uptown Ankeny today. From 4-6 p.m., join other Chamber members for networking and refreshments, not to mention the chance to win some great door prizes.
4) Gas Prices
Need to fill up before your morning commute? Check out this brief roundup of a couple of the cheapest places in Ankeny to get gas, according to IowaStateGasPrices.com.
- QuikTrip, 802 E. First St., $3.42 per gallon (regular)
- Casey's, 1010 S.E. National Ave., $3.29 per gallon (mid-grade)
5) The Weather
We'll see intervals of clouds and sunshine today with a high temperature near 83 degrees. Tonight, expect clouds and possibly an isolated thunderstorm after midnight. The overnight low will be near 63 degrees.