Join us for the ninth annual Kites on the Green event at Johnston Commons. This family-fun event will be held in the green space near the Johnston Public Library from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visitors can enjoy giant show kite displays, kite fighting, free kite building, bol racing, live music, inflatable obstacle course, learn about stormwater best management practices, sidewalk chalk and more.
When: Saturday, May 7, 2022 Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Where: Johnston Commons, 6700 Merle Hay Road Interested in sponsorship: Contact Janet Wilwerding, Communications Manager at (515) 727-7781 or email
A kite building workshop will be held on Saturday, April 23, at the Johnston Public Library, from 2-4 p.m. This is an opportunity for you to enjoy kite month and fly a kite before the event.