2017 Calendar of Events
Toast Alumni Engagement Event
Come raise a glass to your best-ever class, to extraordinary and inspired leadership, and to the classes of leaders yet to come.
Open to Alumni and Individuals Interested in the Community Leadership Program
Do you see greatness in someone you know? Invite potential class members to this event to introduce them to the Institute's Community Leadership Program. Nominations for CLP will be accepted February 8 - March 3.
Take part in specially-designed alumni classes, which will take you behind-the-scenes of our community’s most fascinating organizations. Open to Connected and Inspired Leader member alumni.
February 9: Cooking Class, Des Moines Social Club
June 1: Walking Tour, Western Gateway Downtown
August: Iowa Cubs Game (date TBD)
December 14: Jolly Holiday Lights with Make-a-Wish
Community Connect Alumni Gathering
Join the current Community Connect class as we mingle out of our comfort zone.
NEW! Dialogue 515 Book Group
April 12 | October 19
April 12 with Steve Lacy, CEO, Meredith Corporation
October 19 with Teree Caldwell-Johnson, CEO, Oakridge Neighborhood
Honor the community leaders who have adopted the heart of community trusteeship through the Distinguished Leadership Awards and celebrate graduation with the Institute's newest alumni.
Calibrate Leadership Series
October 4, October 18, November 1, November 15
Fine-tune your leadership skills with this highly interactive leadership development series for experienced community leaders.
Community Connect Informational Session
Connect your personal goals and purpose to intentional action in the community. Connect with seasoned community leaders, learning from their insight and wisdom. Community Connect Applications will be accepted October 9 - November 6.
Space is limited for many events. Reserve your spot today.