Central Iowa    Des Moines Metropolitan Area, IA

Central Iowa

Welcome:
The Central Iowa Chapter was established on August 28, 1991.

Chapter Meetings:
Regular meetings are held March, May, July, September, and November on the third Tuesday at 6:30 P.M.

Contact Person

Sharon Cubit
Slcubit@mchsi.com
515-208-0775

Calendar

January 20, 2018-Meeting at Urbandale Public Library from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM

March 20, 2018 Meeting at Urbandale Public Library from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

April 14, 2018 Charity Luncheon at Crown Point in Johnston

May 15, 2018 Meeting at Urbandale Public Library from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

July 17, 2018 Meeting Location TBD

September 18, 2018 Meeting Location TBD

November 20, 2018 Meeting Location TBD


Current Projects:
1. Collecting art supplies for area organizations
2. Central Iowa Chapter P. Buckley Moss Charity Luncheon
3. Making fleece blankets for babies and children

Past Activities:
2017

January - Michelle Bolton King, executive director of After School Arts Program (ASAP) was guest speaker. The ASAP organization will be 10 years old in the fall of 2017.  The ASAP program is now available in 17 elementary schools, Monday through Friday.   

March – Members toured Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail in Ankeny and prepared for our annual luncheon in April.

April – Annual Central Iowa P. Buckley Moss Charity Luncheon in Johnston. Members decorated tables with different themes. The entertainment was provided by Fort Knightly Wind Quintet.

May – Members met at Coldwell Banker Northpark Office in Johnston. Jerry Holub was the guest speaker from Stam’s Greenhouse.


July – Members toured Youth Emergency Services & Shelter (YESS) and then had lunch at Palmers Deli on Ingersoll Avenue in Des Moines.

September -  Members met at Coldwell Banker Northpark Office in Johnston. Fleece blankets were made for Youth Emergency Services & Shelter (YESS).

November – Members had a social evening with dinner at the Chicago Speakeasy in Des Moines.

Remarks to Potential Members:
Please join us for fun and camaraderie, as we work together for children's charities!