Tours & Events

2017 Events – Mark your calendars!

August 27 – Pork Chop Fry. Walnut Ridge Park at Saylorville Lake. Arrive between 11 and 11:30 am. Our club will provide the main dish, beverages and tableservice. Please bring a side dish. No sign up needed for this event.

Sunday, September 10th 10 am to 4 pm. Concours d’Elegance event at the Pappajohn Sculpture Garden. We will need volunteers for the booth. Sign up at the club events prior to the Concours. Or email Julie.

Sunday, September 24th. Summerset Winery with Live Music from 2-5 pm. Admission is $5/person – or $15/carload. Meet at the Isaac Walton League at 12:30 pm then caravan at 12:45 pm. Bring lawn chairs. We will try to reserve a space for the club – more information to come.

October 10th at 1 pm – Meals from the Heartland. The club plans to meet at Red Robin in West Des Moines for lunch at 11:30 am. Then contribute our time to Meals from the Heartland, an amazing organization, starting at 1 pm at 357 Lincoln Way Street, West Des Moines, IA.

Fall/Winter Potluck Dinners – 6 to 8 pm – Mondays

NOTE: These will be now held at the Northwest Community Center (next to the Franklin Library), 5110 Franklin Ave., Des Moines. The facility does not have dishwashing facilities so each person will be responsible for storing their own dishes and tableservice. It is a wonderful facility and the staff is extremely pleasant and helpful.

November 20 – Thanksgiving Dinner
January 15
February 19
March 19

Breakfast / Lunch / Party dates

October 10th at 11:30 am: Red Robin Restaurant in WDM – then donating our time to Meals from the Heartland (see the October 10th event listed above).

Friday, October 27th at 6:30 pm – Halloween Party at Norwoodville Community Center, 3077 NE 46th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50317. This is a potluck. Costumes are encouraged!

November 4th at 8:30 am – Breakfast – location to be announced.

November 20th at 6 pm – Thanksgiving Dinner. Northwest Community Center, 5110 Franklin Ave., Des Moines. This is a potluck.

December 2nd at 8:30 am – Breakfast – location to be announced.

December 16th at 6:30 pm – Christmas Party. At the Willow Creek Golf Course. More details including meal options to come.