Northwestern Suburbs Networking and Events

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Rotary Club of West Polk County

Toyota of Des Moines, 1650 S.E. 37th St., Grimes

Meets Mondays at noon

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Metro Business Friends Networking Group

Upper level conference room at Price Chopper

5440 N.W. 86th St., Johnston

Meets Thursdays from 8:30-9:30 a.m.

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Rotary Club of Johnston

Hyperion Field Club, 7930 N.W. Beaver Dr., Johnston

Meets Tuesdays at 7 a.m.

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Rotary Club of Northwest Des Moines

Urbandale Golf & Country Club, 4000 86th St., Urbandale

Meets Fridays at 11:45 a.m.

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Grimes Chamber & Economic Development

Chamber Night at Iowa Cubs

Principal Park, 1 Line Drive, downtown Des Moines

June 27, 5:30-9 p.m.

$3 per person

Join all of the Affiliate Chambers at the annual Chamber Night at the Iowa Cubs. Pre-game tailgate party in the southwest corner of Principal Park parking lot with brats, hot dogs, chips, dessert and soda on a first come, first serve basis. Seating is general admission. More information at


Grimes Chamber & Economic Development

Home Base Grimes, Iowa Fourth of July Fireworks Show

July 4

Grimes Sports Complex

600 S. James St., Grimes, Iowa

No cost to attend. Fire trucks, music,and celebration prior to the fireworks (first shell at dusk)


Johnston Chamber of Commerce

Green Days

Johnston Commons, 6700 Merle Hay Road, Johnston

June 15-18

Admission is free

Green Days is an annual community celebration held in Johnston next to the Johnston Public Library. Green Days 2017 activities include the parade, carnival, Camp Dodge climbing wall, live entertainment in the beverage garden, Bill Riley Talent Search, 5K run, interactive games for kids and much more. Green Days 2017 theme is “Rich in Pride.” Learn more at


Johnston Chamber of Commerce

Breakfast Before Business with Brio of Johnston

Wesley Life Office, 5508 N.W. 88th St., Johnston

Tuesday, June 27, 7:30-8:30 a.m.

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Johnston Chamber of Commerce

Business After Hours with Cadence Apartments

6300 Merle Hay Road, Johnston

Thursday, July 6, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

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Johnston Chamber of Commerce

Breakfast Before Business at the City of Johnston

City Hall, 6221 Merle Hay Road, Johnston

Tuesday, July 11, 7:30-8:30 a.m.

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Urbandale Chamber of Commerce

Urbandale and genYP New Member Social

Hotel Renovo, 11167 Hickman Road, Urbandale

Thursday, June 15, 4-5 p.m.

A fun social for all members (both Chamber and genYP) that joined between January and June 2017. Light appetizers will be included and a cash bar. A short program will take place at 4:30 p.m. No charge to attend but registrations are requested. Call 331-6855 or learn more at


Urbandale Chamber of Commerce

Membership Luncheon, Presented by Consolidated Communications and The Reserve on Walnut Creek

Embassy Club West, 520 Market St., West Des Moines

Wednesday, June 21, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

$25/member, $35/nonmember

Every month members of the Urbandale Chamber come together to network, enjoy lunch and listen to a speaker to learn about happenings in Urbandale and around the Greater Des Moines Area. Topic: Big Data is the Future. Learn how big data impacts businesses of all sizes and what ISU is doing to help their students entering the workforce. Speaker: Dean David Spalding, Iowa State University, College of Business. Thank you to this month’s sponsors: Ben Buenzow State Farm Insurance and First National Bank. Deadline to register is 48 hours before event. Any registration that comes in after this deadline will be put on a waiting list and billed an additional $5 (if space allows). Prepayment is highly encouraged and appreciated. Reservations not kept will be billed. Registrations must be cancelled the day prior to the luncheon by 12 p.m. in order to receive a credit. If not, you will still be billed. All cancellations must be made over the phone to ensure staff is aware of your cancellation. Learn more at


Urbandale Chamber of Commerce

AM Exchange, Presented by Susan Bonnicksen/Superior Printing and Promotions

The Soho Shop, 10052 Justin Dr., Urbandale

Tuesday, June 27, 7:30-8:30 a.m.

People do business with those they know, like and trust. What better place to start building relationships than our AM Exchanges? Urbandale Chamber of Commerce AM Exchange allows members a strategic networking opportunity to gather and do business in the morning. Attendees will be divided into groups of 5 and will answer two rounds of questions within their groups. The third and final round, groups will share their answer to all attendees. This strategic networking events allows members to get to know each other and start developing relationships. The cost of the event is included in your membership, but RSVPs are requested to accommodate for food and beverages. Learn more at ♦


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