Snow Business Storytime – The Urbandale Public Library hosts storytime for families with children age 2 and up are invited to a Snow Business story time, followed by a snowman craft. The event is at 10:30 a.m.
Snow Business Drop-in Crafts – The Urbandale Public Library for families with kids age 5 and older, accompanied by an adult, are invited to drop in the Story Room from 11:00 am till 3:00 pm to create some snow crafts.
Jazz Colloquium – Urbandale High School hosts the Jazz Colloquium at 8 p.m.
Casual Contemporary Worship Service – Family Life Center at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 8301 Aurora Ave. hosts a casual service for the public at 10 a.m.
The Book of Mormon– Nine 2011 Tony Awards® say it’s the Best Musical of the Year. Vogue says, “It’s the funniest musical of all time.” And The New York Times says, “It’s the best musical of this century.” It’s THE BOOK OF MORMON, the Broadway phenomenon from South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez. The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart calls it “So good, it makes me angry.” Contains explicit language.
Civic Center, 221 Walnut St, Des Moines
Jan. 24- Feb. 3
Cost: $40- $125
Iowa Energy Basketball– The Iowa Energy play the Springfield Armor.
Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
Feb. 1 and 2, 7:00pm
Cost: $8-$20 Buy Tickets
Miranda Lambert: Locked and Re-Loaded tour stops in Ames with Dierks Bentley and Lee Brice. Hilton Coliseum in Ames 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21 Tickets on sale
Jon Bon Jovi: The New Jersey rocker and his band will return to Des Moines on April 14 with the “Because We Can” Tour at the Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines. Ticket prices start at $19.50; tickets for the Iowa show went on sale Dec. 3 through dahlstickets.com.
Taylor Swift: Country star Taylor Swift returns to Wells Fargo Arena on Aug. 1. No word yet on ticket prices or an on-sale date. The event is listed on Swift’s website but is not listed on Ticketmaster or its partner website. In nearby Kansas City, MO tickets range from $30 to $85.
Justin Bieber: Pop star Justin Bieber will also make an appearance at the Wells Fargo Arena on July 7. Tickets are on sale now. Tickets range from $40 to $95.