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Relay For Life of Polk County
Relay For Life of Polk County is a family-friendly, free event at Ankeny's Northview Middle School (the old High School). Funds raised at Relay For Life support the American Cancer Society’s mission to create a world with less cancer and more birthdays.
Highlights will include:
- Family-friendly activities like a bounce house, face painting, balloon animals, a rock climbing wall, and mini Olympics.
- Visits from mascots of the Des Moines Menace, Iowa Cubs, Iowa Energy, and Iowa Barnstormers. Iowa State University players will also make an appearance.
- More than 80 silent auction items will be up for grabs.
- Food and drink will be available with a free will donation.
- Special activities will take place for cancer survivors and caregivers.
More About Northview Middle School
Northview Middle School is the town of Ankeny's public middle school serving grades eight and nine. With a staff of more than 100 employees, Northview Middle provides its students with a full curriculum and a wide range of extracurricular activities and sports. It belongs to Polk County's Ankeny Community School District.