Central Campus Plans 2017 Block Party

Central Campus Block Party flyerCentral Campus is preparing for the 5th annual, 2017 Block Party, a week of special events, fun activities, demonstrations and tours designed to introduce and connect Des Moines metro residents to all the campus has to offer students.

Central Campus is Iowa’s premier regional academy for advance career programs including several nationally-recognized programs, located at 1800 Grand Avenue, on the western edge of downtown Des Moines.

Please join Central Campus students and staff for the following special Central Campus Block Party events:

Art Show Opening
Central Campus – 3rd Floor
6:00 to 8:00 PM

Block Party Open House
*see activities below
Central Campus
6:00 to 8:00 PM

Fashion Show
Central Campus Auditorium
7:00 PM
Admission: $10/adults, $5/students
(proceeds benefit the Central Campus program)

Block Party Open House Activities on April 25 at Central Campus

ProgramActivityLocation (room #)
Auto CollisionStudents will be demonstrating how to pinstripe a car.10
Auto TechnologyHelp start the Model "A" Check out the Iowa State Patrol's first patrol car.12
WeldingTry your hand at welding. See welding demonstrations. Operate the virtual welder. Speak with Apprenticeship program staff.11
AviationView student work and aviation equipment.2203
Downtown SchoolDowntown School Art Show. View student artwork.All DTS classrooms.
Agri-Science Animal ScienceVisit us and pet lovable, furry animals.Hallway south of auditorium/DTS.
Agri-Science Horticulture SciencesLearn from students about all things plants.Hallway south of auditorium/DTS.
Iowa Energy and Sustainability AcademyTake a trip with us to the Dominican Republic. Overview of program. 1606
Teacher AcademyFree helium balloons and pencils.1701
Early Childhood CareersEnter in the cup stackers competition and win fabulous prizes! Get a free balloon and participate in the M & M Walk.1703
Food and NutritionCome vist our "Smoothie Bike" and make blueberry smoothies and cherry muffins! Grab a free milk.CC Cafetria
Career Opportunities in HealthScrub Races - decorate your gown or mask.2002
Anatomy and Physiology / BiotechnologyPerform Robotic Surgery.2004
Health Specialist Nurse AssistantGlo-Germ handwashing. Learn to take your pulse and blood pressure.2008
Culinary ArtsBuild your own pizza.2703
Cyber SecuritySet up a virutal server. Identify computer components. Make a Ethernet cable. Solve a Rubik's cube.2404
Fashion Design and MerchandisingCreate your own fashion design.3001
The Central Campus Art ShowView student art work.3rd floor.
Commercial PhotographyMake a button using a photo.3002
Digital ElectronicsRobot target practice.2501
Broadcasting and FilmBe a TV personality! Take a selfie at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft & Wizardy. 3003
Graphic CommunicationsCreate your a screen printed T-shirt.3202
Marine SciencesGet up close and personal with sharks, jellyfish, corals and hundreds more at our Student Run Lab and Aquarium.3201
Home BuildingSlap tacker target practice. Be "Bob the Builder".5th Floor by Center Elevator
Painting and DrywallFinishing technique demonstrations.5th Floor near Home Building
Urban LeadershipCome checkout the sickest poetry ever created. Spoken word poetry performance featuring DJ Whitebear.Multi-Purpose Room
JROTCView a video presentation of past exercises. Free gifts. (t-shirts, flashlights, etc.)1606 & 1608
Physical EducationTest your physical strength & fitness brought to you by the National Guard.Main Gym
Clay for a CauseCome and buy student clay art! All proceeds are donated to a local charity.CA Main Lobby, 1st floor
Computer Aided DesignExplore a 3D design of a residential or commercial design project. Learn how to use a 3D mouse. See 3D printing in action. TBA
Civil Engineering & ArchitectureExplore a 3D design of a residential or commercial design project. Learn how to use a 3D mouse. See 3D printing in action!2402
Game Design & ProgrammingPlay student created games. Program a simple game with a student.2402
Ap Art HistoryFlash Mob painting.Skywalk, CA office, CC Office
Scavo High SchoolCome tour the new facility and community center. Scavenger hunt in the food pantry!4th Floor
DMACCFun Zone! Try your luck at the Prize Wheel. Free T-shirt drawing every 15 minutes & other amazing activities!CC Commons
STEPPlay Spin the Wheel of Life! Plinko! & Toss Across!CC Commons Near SW Stairwell
Home InstructionStop By and Get a FREE Book!3rd Floor, West End Hallway
Girl ScoutsLearn about early registration for 2017-18.TBA
Boys ScoutsTBATBA
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