Summer Social – Buildings & Beers

Summer Social – Buildings & Beers

Tuesday August 22 at 5:30 p.m.

Back by popular demand – we are kicking off our 2017-2018 year with another Buildings & Beers summer social event! 

When: Tuesday, August 22 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Market One Building (130 E 3rd Street in the East Village)
Cost: Free

We will meet at the north doors for a 30-45 minute tour of the building and to learn more about Blackbird’s developments in DSM currently then follow-up by visiting the Iowa Tap Room for a cold one.


Please RSVP to krism@millsmarketing.com if you plan to attend.


Learn more at http://blackbirdinvest.com/project/market-one/

Reserve your spot for this luncheon!

Members – $20 

Non-Members – $25

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Blank Park Zoo, September 15th, 2016

Luncheon at the Blank Park Zoo

September 15, 2016

Chad Comer, Curator

September luncheon will be at the Blank Park Zoo.

The luncheon will begin at 11:45 and last till 1:00.

Chad Comer will be the speaker, he is currently the zoo Curator.

He is a graduate of Wichita State University.  Chad began his career at the Sedwick County Zoo working with the Great Apes and primates, large carnivores, marsupials and one of the largest bird collections in the country.  He is a member of the Red-fronted macaw SSP coordinator and studbook Keeper.  Also a member of the Ratite and Parrot TAG, which oversees animal management of all AZA zoos.

The address of the zoo is 7401 SW 9th St Des Moines IA  50315

To Register go to the the top of the website just left of the Facebook icon.