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
8/1 Scouts day at Iowa Speedway Look for the GSGI banner and find the GS alumnae group behind the Scouts Booth on the concourse starting around 4:30 pm.   Bring a chair and wear a Girl Scout shirt if you have one!  Gathering starts at 4:30pm.  Race at
7:00 pm
Iowa Speedway, Newton, IA Tickets start at $20,
buy at the ticketstand.
Wanda Armstrong
8/28 Early Morning Harvest Aquaponics Greenhouse Aquaponics is a sustainable food production system that combines traditional aquaculture (raising fish in tanks) with hydroponics (cultivating plants in water) in a symbiotic environment.  Tour Greenhouse and learn! 4 pm at GSGI Meet at 4pm at GSGI DM Leadership Center to carpool to Panora. If you are driving there on your own, plan to be there by 5pm.
no charge
Wanda Armstrong
9/10 Primary Source - Mary Ann Kennedy Hosting Mary Anne Kennedy will share how her involvement with Girl Scouts has impacted her life and how she became a business owner. 5:30 pm 10441 Hickman Rd, Urbandale no charge Wanda Armstrong
9/25 Cookout / Living History Farms Activity Cookout at GSGI DM LC and walk to Living History Farms for an activity 5:30 pm Meet at GSGI DM Leadership Center TBD Wanda Armstrong
10/4 Race for the Cure "Team Juliette" "Team Juliette" will walk in Race for the Cure TBD TBD TBD Wanda Armstrong
11/20 Decorate Tree for Festival of Trees Decorate a Girl Scout Themed tree to be donated to the Festival of Trees. 1 pm Meet at GSGI DM Leadership Center TBD Wanda Armstrong
12/18 Lunch and Botanical Garden Tour Lunch and tour of the Botanical Gardens 12:30 pm Lunch TBD, Botanical Garden 909 Robert Ray Drive, Des Moines Lunch on own,  $5 Botanical Garden Wanda Armstrong


Get Involved

Take action by registering for the Girl Scouts Alumnae Association, and find out how you can support today’s girls!  Join our Facebook page for local alumnae information and events, and find out more about the advocacy work Girl Scouts is doing.

Thank you for supporting the sisterhood of Girl Scouts!