Featured News

Pizza returns!

Our popular and award-winning Pizza on the Prairie returns for another delicious season on Friday, June 3. Details and tickets

We’re hiring!

Come work with us! We’re looking for a Garden Production Manager for the Wallace Farm location. This seasonal position could lead to year-round employment. If you have experience in vegetable/fruit gardening with small equipment such as tillers, mowers, small farm tractor and attachments, we want to talk to you! Find out all the details.

In need of your support

The garden fence at the Wallace House blew down during the December derecho. Help is needed to replace this historic feature. You can make a secure gift of any amount here.

  1. Garden Classroom: Blueberries

    May 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. Farm to Table Thursday: May 26 – Full

    May 26 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. At the Downtown Farmers Market

    May 28 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

COVID Response

The Wallace Centers of Iowa is monitoring CDC protocols and following its guidance. We ask that you not visit if you’re feeling sick or showing COVID symptoms. Together we can keep all our staff and guests safe and healthy.

Our Statement

We stand with people of color against racism, violence, and hate. Enriching communities and gathering together is the core of our work at The Wallace Centers of Iowa and how we actualize the Wallace family legacy. Now more than ever, we value our work that creates seats at the table for everyone. As an organization, we are dedicated to equitable, inclusive programming and services where everyone is welcome.

Some of our most popular programs that Connect Food, Land and People:


Pizza on the Prairie


Prairie Art Exhibit


Farm to Table Thursdays


Garden for Good