Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

Navigating Website Accessibility and Compliance

July 19, 2017
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
909 Robert D. Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309

Learn what you need to know regarding the law, the specific standards and guidelines you need to follow with your company website

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Leveraging National Success on a Local Level

May 17, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Cub Club at Principal Park
1 Line Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
http://www.cubclubrestaurant.com/

On the heels of the Chicago Cubs winning the 2016 World Series, its farm team – the Iowa Cubs – is reveling in the spotlight of its parent organization.

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Make Your Message Stick Using Infographics

April 20, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Forte Banquet and Conference Center
615 3rd Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Forte/229624223720634

Ramp up your communications and engage your constituents with attention-getting graphics.

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Central Iowa PRSA Luncheon: PR Tips from the Blue Oval

March 23, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Drake University Olmsted Center
2875 University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50311

Come for a chance to win two all-session Drake Relays passes!

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Public Relations Bingo Social

March 16, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Confluence Brewing Company
1235 Thomas Beck Road
Des Moines, IA 50315
http://confluencebrewing.com/

Bring yourself and a friend (or two or three friends) for a rousing game of PR Bingo at Confluence Brewing Company on Thursday, March 16, 5:30pm to 7:00pm.

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2017 APR Prep Course Winter

February 25, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Drake University, Meredith Hall - Rm 0104

Des Moines, IA 50311

Eight-week prep course for panel review and computerized exam

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Going Live: Tips and Tools for Facebook, Instagram and More

February 16, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
909 Robert D. Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
http://www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/

Tips for going live on social media

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Still Sizzling: The Evolution of the Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival

January 19, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
909 Robert D. Ray Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
http://www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/

The Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival stemmed from a “man on the street” interview when creator Brooks Reynolds was asked, “What festival is Des Moines missing?”  The rest is history.

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