Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

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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