RUNorwalk Sponsorship & Vendor Sign Up
A RUNorwalk Sponsorship helps support the RUNorwalk community event, the Norwalk Food Pantry and the chamber. It's a great investment for your business. Download the flyer for detailed info.
City Wide Garage Sales
Jones Family Dental Ribbon Cutting
Legacy Invitational Sponsored By TaylorMade
The Legacy will be hosting our Invitational Sponsored By TaylorMade on Friday, May 3rd. The event is a 2-person scramble and includes 18 holes of golf with cart, lunch, sleeve of golf balls, prizes and each players receives $150 credit to be used on TaylorMade product on May 3rd.
City Wide Pick Up
Let's DU Lunch sponsored by Drake University
Drake University and the Greater Des Moines Partnership invite you to the 21st season of Let’s DU Lunch—A professional speaker series offering you food for thought with Des Moines' dreamers and doers.
Enjoy all three lunches at $56 or purchase one lunch at our standard rate of $22. Young professionals (under age 35) can receive a discounted rate of $16 per event.
Joseph Jones serves as Executive Director for The Harkin Institute for Public Policy & Citizen Engagement. The Institute offers nonpartisan programming, experiences, research, and connectivity focused on the areas that defined the career of Senator Tom Harkin: people with disabilities, retirement security, wellness and nutrition, and labor and employment.
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Chamber DC Trip
The Greater Des Moines Partnership will host its 40th annual trip to Washington, D.C. from Wednesday, May 8 through Friday, May 10. DMDC is a unique opportunity for Greater Des Moines (DSM) business, community and civic leaders to promote regional and local priorities and economic development projects with one unified regional voice. Each year, The Partnership leads a group of nearly 200 leaders to the nation’s capital, representing one of the largest Chamber of Commerce fly-ins in the country. The trip provides attendees with an opportunity to interact with Congressional leaders, Iowa’s Congressional Delegation and their staff members and the Administration. Attendees also have the opportunity to network with fellow DSM leaders.
Contact your chamber office if interested.
Join the Greater Des Moines Partnership for its 40th annual trip to Washington, D.C. DMDC is a unique opportunity to promote vital regional and local priorities and economic development projects with one voice, one mission as one united region.
Trip options include charter air service, ground transportation, baggage fees, two nights at the Washington Court on Capitol Hill, two luncheons, two breakfasts, one evening reception and one dinner sponsored by the Affiliate Chambers — plus all the meetings, daytime events and supporting materials designed to put attendees in touch with Administration officials and Iowa's U.S. Congressional members and staff.
Full DMDC Package: $2,250 (Non-members $2,450)
Full DMDC Package, but sharing a room: $1,950 (Non-members $2,150)
Flying to D.C. on charter, but staying at alternate hotel: $1,750 (Non-members $1,950)
Securing own flight/travel to D.C., but staying at hotel: $1,750 (Non-members $1,950)
Meet you in D.C. - Conference Only: $1,100 (Non-member $1,300)
NACC Board Meeting
NACC Board Meeting at EXIT Realty
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
GrowNorwalk Ambassador Meeting
A GrowNorwalk Ambassador meeting will take place at EXIT Realty North Star. Learn strategies on how to welcome new members into the chamber which enhance our welcoming spirit. All Norwalk Chamber members are welcome to become Ambassadors. Contact the chamber office with questions.
Freedom Rock Golf Fundraiser
Riverwalk Rendezvous - Regional After Hours hosted by Christiani's Catering
Eat, drink, and play along the beautiful Riverwalk downtown beneath the summer comfort of the canopy at the Brenton Skating Plaza at the Riverwalk Rendezvous, a Regional Business After Hours party hosted by the DSM West Side, Fuse DSM, and Downtown Chambers of Commerce. Food & ambience provided by Christiani’s VIP Catering. Experience the Riverwalk among the vibrancy of a chic Downtown after work, have a few drinks, and network among hundreds of metro-area attendees from our Greater Des Moines Chambers of Commerce!
Top Five For Small Business: Improve Your Financial Performance
Most companies measure profit by taking revenue minus expenses. This is only part of the equation. A business is made up of people performing various activities. Businesses need to measure, manage and leverage those activities on a real-time basis. In this session, we’ll discuss five ways to improve financial results using a combination of key performance indicators and traditional financial statement metrics.
Bring your own lunch
Legacy Circle Villas Open House
One Year Anniversary Celebration of Edencrest at the Legacy
Join Edencrest for a street party with live music performed by Corbett Reeves for the One Year Anniversary Celebration. To celebrate the first year of Edencrest at the Legacy there will be happy hour, door prizes, and fun giveaways!
National Public Works Week - Equipment display at Norwalk Farmers Market
5/19 - 5/25 is National Public Works Week. The Public Works Department will be displaying some of the city's equipment on 5/24 at the Farmer's Market. Public Works will be on hand to answer any questions. Everyone welcome!
Couples Twilight Golf
Our Couples Twilights are one of the most popular events we host throughout the season. Held on Friday evenings during the summer months, couples enjoy 9 holes with cart, sandwiches from the grill, happy hour, prizes, entertainment and a great time.
Norwalk Christian Church Rennovation Ribbon Cutting/Open House
The Chamber is hosting a ribbon-cutting for Norwalk Christian Church's recently finished renovation. All chamber and community members are invited to see the updated space. Refreshments will be served.
Warren County Farm Bureau Open House
Meet the WCFB Board Members and Outreach Coordinator, Keisha Thompson, at the open house.
Warren County Farm Bureau
Ag in the Classroom
Farm to Table Teacher Summer Workshop
Learning Tent at the Warren Co. Fair
Little Farm Hands
Fair Food Stand Volunteer Sign - Up
Summer Reading Program Registration Ice Cream Social
Kick of the library's Summer Reading program on Friday, May 31st with an ice cream social. Register for the 2019 Summer Reading program and enjoy a frozen treat at the Norwalk Easter Public Library from 4pm-7pm.