Featured Event

Ground Breakers lunch series

A series of monthly lunch conversations at the Wallace House with three women who are breaking new ground in the workplace and community.

April 24: Kirsten Anderson, Advocate, Trainer and Consultant: An unlikely advocate for those facing harassment in the workplace after she was fired for complaining about sexual harassment and retaliation. Named a 2019 Metro Woman of the Year and a 2018 Inspiring Woman of Iowa Finalist.

May 29: Beth Shelton, CEO, Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa: Initiator of a new “infants at work” policy at the Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa. Forty Under 40 list, coaches and co-leads a Girl Scout group.

June 26: Antoinette Stevens, Cybersecurity Analyst, the Principal Financial Group and Executive Director, Reboot Iowa: Stevens will share her efforts to help low-income adults transition to new careers in IT through coding.

$20 per person per lunch. Reservations required.

  1. Ground Breakers: Women Leading Change

    April 24 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  2. Know Your Farmer: Mangalitsa Estates Pork Dinner #2

    April 25 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Special Opening Event

    April 27 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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


Garden for Good

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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