As a Girl Scout Alumnae, you belong to one of the most powerful all-women networks in the country. The time has come for us to join hands and raise our voices to ensure that girls have the opportunity to find—and become—leaders in their communities and the world. Join us for alumnae events around our Council - see below!


Alumnae Events

Des Moines Alumnae Contact:  Wanda Armstrong, Volunteer Alumnae Coordinator & Lifetime Member
Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa Contact: Jennifer Allamby, 515-278-2881

Date Name Description Time Location Price Contact Person
3/4 Days for Girls Service Project We will be sewing and assembling feminine hygiene kits for girls in Africa. For this service project for Days for Girls, Inc., we will be cutting, sewing, an putting kits together. If you cannot participate but would like to donate materials, contact Wanda Armstrong.  1:30 - 7:30 p.m. Creative Arts Room, Edgewater Retirement Community, 9225 Cascade Ave., West Des Moines   Wanda Armstrong
4/2 Girl Scout Day at the Capitol Volunteer to help at a booth and interact with members of the Legislature, girls and parents. 8 am – 2 pm Des Moines   Dawnette Smith
4/21 Identity Theft Presentation The Urbandale Police Department will give a presentation on how to avoid identity theft.  6:00 p.m. Des Moines Leadership Center, 10715 Hickman Rd., Des Moines   Wanda Armstrong
4/29 Golden Trefoil Luncheon Luncheon for adults at Camp Tanglefoot.  11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Camp Tanglefoot, Clear Lake, IA $15 Julia Cira
5/20 Ape Cognition & Conservation Initiative   1:30 p.m. 4200 Evergreen Ave., Des Moines   Wanda Armstrong
7/21 World Food Prize Hall of Laureates   1:00 p.m. 100 Locust St., Des Moines   Wanda Armstrong
8/7 - 8/9 Tanglefoot Reunion Event   More information to come!   Camp Tanglefoot, Clear Lake, IA   Julia Cira
8/27 Iowa Arboretum Tour   1:30 p.m. 1875 Peach Ave., Madrid, IA   Wanda Armstrong
9/30 Des Moines Botanical Gardens   1:30 p.m. 909 Robert Ray Dr., Des Moines   Wanda Armstrong
10/10 Early Morning Harvest Aquaponics Greenhouse Visit   1:30 p.m. 2425 Willow Ave., Panora   Wanda Armstrong
11/8 - 11/15 Adults Only Girl Scout Trip to Savannah, GA Tour the Birthplace, sights, sounds and food of Savannah!   Savannah, Georgia Cost $1250 (includes hotel, bus transportation, attractions and meals.) Diane Murphy
12/16 Holiday Luncheon   12:30 p.m. TBA   Wanda Armstrong


Get Involved

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Thank you for supporting the sisterhood of Girl Scouts!