Above the Line America's 2012 Business Growth Summit
Tony Brigmon (formerly with Southwest Airlines)
As an attendee of the 2012 Business Growth Summit, you receive breakfast, lunch, snacks and happy hour, but most importantly, you will walk away with a roadmap that includes the knowledge, skills and support you need to achieve your goals. You will arrive with questions and leave with answers. From learning something new to igniting untapped potential, this day will set you, your organization and your clients on a path to success! For more information, visit: http://abovethelineamerica.com/events/business-growth-summit-2012-jan-31-2012. Tickets are $199 but use the code "YPC" for a $99 ticket (plus fees).
Warren County Economic Development Strategic Plan and Capital Campaign Kick-Off
Join Governor Terry Branstad and Iowa Economic Development Authority Director, Debi Durham, to kick-off Warren County Economic Development's new five-year Strategic Action Plan and capital campaign. Appetizers & Drinks Provided / R.S.V.P. by January 24 by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Café Sci: Particles Collide & Wreckage Flies
The Science Center of Iowa presents a FREE science-based program for adults and young adults! Discuss the search for Higgs – the “God Particle” – and other nuclear physics research at the Large Hadron Collider from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., at Irina’s Restaurant, Urbandale.
Science of Kissing at SCI
Kiss. Smooch. Peck. There is more to the simple act of kissing than you might think. Drawing upon science, history and pop culture, the Science of Kissing is everything you always wanted to know about kissing but haven't asked, couldn't find out or didn't realize you should understand. Presentation: $15; Dinner “Under the Stars” (includes presentation and 3-course meal catered by Proof): $60. Details and registration online.
Habitat Young Professionals & Bella Soul will host Deacon’s Day VI on Feb. 11, a concert to benefit the Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity. Join us to hear artists from the thriving local music scene in Des Moines, and help a great cause. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets cost $15 ahead of time and $20 at the door. A jam session will take place starting at about 10:30 p.m. for $5 at the door. More info available at http://on.fb.me/xyZKLh.
Peak 4 Poverty Rock Wall Climb
Join Peak 4 Poverty for their indoor Rock Wall Climb Event on Saturday, February 11, 2012! Registration fee covers admission and equipment rental. Register by 2/4/2012 for a discounted rate! Visit www.peak4poverty.org to register or for more details!
Volunteer at Des Moines Metro Opera’s Wine and Showcase Event
Volunteers are needed for Des Moines Metro Opera’s Wine and Showcase Event. Various volunteer opportunities are available between 12:00 to 10:00 pm (including set up/tear down, vendor assistance, auction or raffle assistance, and registration), at the Downtown Des Moines Marriott, Hall of Cities. Questions? Contact Andrea Jansa at email@example.com or 515.306.4044 for additional information or to learn how your organization might become a sponsor, or contact Leslie Garman, Director of Development, Des Moines Metro Opera at (515) 961-6221 phone or firstname.lastname@example.org.