THE WALLACE CENTERS OF IOWA: sustainable food & civility initiatives

Featured Event

A Visit with D’ing Darling

The Wallace House is partnering with Humanities Iowa to host “The Art of Conservation: A Visit with D’ing Darling” by Tom Milligan on Thursday, May 10 at 7 pm. Tom portrays the Pulitzer prize-winning cartoonist and conservationist during this 45-minute show. Audience members can visit with Tom and view D’ing Darling cartoons on display after the performance. The program is free, but RSVPs are encouraged. Call 515.243.7063. Read more.

  1. Farm to Table Thursdays

    April 26 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Friday Lunch

    April 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  3. Friday Dinner

    April 27 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Lots of opportunities to Eat, Grow, and Learn including these featured programs:


Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)

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Farm to Table Dining at the Wallace House

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The Gathering Table at the Country Life Center

April 2016

Hearts & Homes Historic Teas



756 16th Street, Des Moines, IA 50314
2773 290th Street, Orient, IA 50858
Ph: 515.243.7063 (DM)
Ph: 641.337.5019 (Orient)