THE WALLACE CENTERS OF IOWA: sustainable food & civility initiatives

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Find out what others say about The Wallace Centers of Iowa:

The Des Moines Public Schools Community Education summer brochure features Real Food camps. (2016)

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The Chef’s Tasting Table is a new addition to Thursday night dining at Wallace House. (2016)

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Midwest Itineraries outlines things to do at the Country Life Center. (2015)

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Food for Thought Dinners, cooking classes and Hearts & Homes teas were mentioned in this article in the Des Moines Register. (2016)

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The Henry A. Wallace Country Life Center is included as part of a Dream Vacation package contest in the January/February issue of Midwest Living magazine. (2016)

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Family and Consumer Sciences teacher Martha Boehlke completed a 40-hour teacher externship at the Country Life Center thru Southwestern Community College.

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Food writer Wini Moranville reviews Food for Thought Dinners in the July/August issue of dsm magazine. (2015)

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Des Moines Datebook Hot Spot: Lee Rood reviews a Food for Thought Dinner in July, 2015.

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Hunting for treasure in southwest Iowa
Lots to see and do in southwest Iowa, including the Henry A. Wallace Country Life Center.

C-SPAN: 2014 Cities Tour
A visit to the Country Life Center and the story of three generations of Henry Wallaces.

NY Times Frugal Traveler Visits Gathering Table – August 2013
New York Time travel writer Seth Kugel visited the Country Life Center near Orient in August 2013. Praising his farm-fresh meal, he goes on to compare and contrast his Iowa eating experiences.

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ADDRESS

756 16th Street, Des Moines, IA 50314
2773 290th Street, Orient, IA 50858
Ph: 515.243.7063 (DM)
Ph: 641.337.5019 (Orient)
Website: http://wallace.org
Email: info@wallace.org