The Des Moines Chapter of the Izaak Walton League

The Des Moines Chapter of the Izaak Walton League

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About the Izaak Walton League of America

Founded in 1922, the Izaak Walton League is one of the nation’s oldest and most respected conservation organizations. With a powerful grassroots network of more than 250 local chapters nationwide, the League takes a common-sense approach toward protecting our country’s natural heritage and improving outdoor recreation opportunities for all Americans. We invite you to learn about our work and to join us in supporting important conservation initiatives in your community. You can sign up for the national newsletter from IWLA here.

Help us protect America’s outdoors. Become a League member today!

Weekly Meetings

Meetings are held every Tuesday beginning at 5:45 p.m. Dinner is served until 7 p.m., with programs starting at 7:30 p.m. To learn more see Menus and Programs.

Des Moines Annual All You Can Eat Sweet Corn Feed!

Tuesday July 28, 2015: Click here to learn more!

2015 Outdoor EXPO for Children and Families

Saturday and Sunday September 26 – 27 at Waterworks Park in Des Moines, Iowa. Stay tuned for more details!

Officers 2014/2015

President: Kerry Petersen
1st VP: Open
2nd VP: Tom Dudley
State Director: Lisa McIntyre
Secretary: Richard “Bo” Galloway
Treasurer: Craig Rogers
Past Pres: Rick Cerwick,
Honorary President: Tom “Bear” Robinson

Directors 2014/2015

Ken Dirksen
Tom Dudley
Bryan Glider
Robert Jackson Sr.
Earl Kaminski
Patrick Squier
Sherry Stifel


4343 George Flagg Parkway, Des Moines, Iowa 50321   ·   Phone 515-244-3773   ·   Email