Tonight's Movie Under the Stars: This and More in Ankeny's Five Things for Friday
Here's what is going on in Ankeny today and other tidbits for Friday, June 15.
1) Drop-In Craft Time at the Library
2) Tonight's Movie Under the Stars
Bring a blanket, a chair and your favorite snack and you have all the ingredients for a Friday night at Ankeny Parks and Recreation’s annual 'Movie Under the Stars'. Movies are played at Wagner Park, starting at dusk, and are free and open to the public.
This week's movie is "Despicable Me."
3) On Deck for Tomorrow
Canine Craze in Urbandale, in partnership with the Ankeny Dog Park, will host a dog park behavior education class tomorrow at Canine Craze, located at 3101 104th St. in Urbandale. Starting at 9 a.m., tomorrow's four-hour session includes detailed pictures, descriptions, videos, visual aids and discussion in preparation for our Ankeny Dog Park site visit.
This program is beneficial for anyone with or without dogs who want to learn more about dog behavior. The cost is $30. For information on how to register, visit the listing in Ankeny Patch's event calendar.
4) Gas Prices
Skipping town for the weekend? Before you fill up your car, check out our brief roundup of a couple of the cheapest places in Ankeny to get gas right now, according to IowaStateGasPrices.com.
- Casey's, 302 S. Ankeny Blvd., $3.43 per gallon
- Kum & Go, 1025 E. First St., $3.29 per gallon (mid-grade)
5) The Weather
Today will be partly to mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. A few storms may be severe. The high temperature today should be near 88 degrees. Tonight, expect variable clouds with more scattered thunderstorms. The low should be near 69 degrees.