Secure LifeStyles Events


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Des Moines
Bankers Trust
ATTN:​ Secure LifeStyle​​s Club​
7000 University Ave.
Windsor Heights, IA 50311
​Cedar Rapids
​Bankers Trust 
ATTN: Secure LifeStyles Club​
201 1st Street SE​, Suite 1100 ​
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401​​

​​​​​​​Please note: A separate registration is required for each individual planning to attend an event.

Internet Banking Seminar (Cedar Rapids​)

October 24, 2017

4 p.m.

Get ready to learn about the advantages and convenience of Internet Banking at Bankers Trust. Matt Teply from Bankers Trust will be our guest speaker.

Matt will explain how easy and convenient it is to use Internet Banking and about its numerous benefits. He will also discuss the many safeguards Bankers Trust has in place to protect your account from cybercrime and will give you tips about protecting yourself from criminal activity on the Internet.

If you have any suggestions for discussion topics or have specific questions, please call Terri Doyle at (319) 832-1160 or email her at Your comments will be forwarded to the speaker.

Seating is limited. Please RSVP.




Bankers Trust Blairs Ferry Office

400 Blairs Ferry Road NE., Cedar Rapids


Scarf Tying Seminar

October 27, 2017

3 – 4:30 p.m.

If you have a drawer full​ of scarves that you would love to wear but are unsure how accessorize with them, this is the seminar for you. Sara, from Fusion Boutique, will demonstrate over 20 different ways to tie a scarf for a unique and chic look. Bring your own scarf and get ready to create a new wardrobe using these simple steps. Back by popular demand!

Class limited to 25 attendees.




Walnut Ridge Retirement Center

1701 Campus Dr., Clive


Annual Appreciation Dinner

November 3, 2017

5 p.m.

Join the fun as we host our annual Appreciation Dinner for all Secure LifeStyles Club members. The doors open at 5 p.m. and our program begins at 6 p.m. Dinner will be served following remarks from Bankers Trust Chief Executive Officer Suku Radia and President Don Coffin.

Please consider bringing a nonperishable food item to donate to the less fortunate. We look forward to seeing you there!

Register by October 27 at or by calling (515) 271-1014. Discounted hotel reservations are available using code 110317BAN. Please contact Prairie Meadows for room rates and other room details.


Free for Secure LifeStyles Club members,

$50 for guests


Prairie Meadows Conference Center

1 Prairie Meadows Dr., Altoona


Caring for Our Loved Ones — Part 2​ 

November 21, 2017

1:30 – 3 p.m.

Please join us for an informative seminar on two subjects that we are all concerned about, "Caregiver Stress" and "Preventing Senior Hospitalization." Learn how to recognize the signs of stress related to caring for an aging loved one, where to find help, what to do and the dangers of not taking care of YOURSELF. In the second topic, learn about five ways to avoid unnecessary hospitalizations for seniors.

This seminar is limited to 15 attendees.




Windsor Heights Conference Room

7000 University Ave., Windsor Heights​


Jim McDonough and His Orchestra

November 26, 2017

2:30 p.m.

Enjoy a dazzling holiday show featuring "Iowa's Own Pianist" Jim McDonough along with his sensational orchestra, singers and dancers.

Born in Monticello, Iowa, McDonough is an international Steinway artist, and his holiday concert tour has become a must-attend tradition for thousands of people each Christmas. This spectacular holiday stage production includes Jim at the grand piano, his 14-piece orchestra, a cast of singers and dancers, and elaborate sets and costumes.

Seating is limited, please register at by October 20, 2017. Payment due at time of registration.




Hoyt Sherman Place

1501 Woodland Ave., Des Moines


1900 Historic Dinner at Living History Farms

December 3, 2017

6:30 p.m.

A horse-drawn wagon takes you to the farmhouse where the smell of freshly backed rolls and hot cider welcomes you. Enjoy a hearty home-cooked meal by the warmth of the stove served family style by our historical interpreters. Make room for dessert with a lantern-lit trip outside to the historic barn, built in 1889. Or stay inside and read the 1895 Montgomery Ward catalog and play a game of checkers. After dessert, bundle up for the wagon ride back to your car.

This dinner is limited to 10 attendees.




Murray Conference Center – Living History Farms

12234 Douglas Parkway, Urbandale


Wreath-making Seminar

December 5, 2017

– 2 p.m.

Join us at Canoyer Garden Center for an afternoon of fun and merriment as we gather to create a lush, traditional, evergreen wreath using a variety of fresh greens, pinecones, ribbon and a few surprises as well.




Canoyer Garden Center

3355 SE Gateway Dr, Grimes


Word Puzzles

January 23, 2018

1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Let's spend two January hours enjoying word puzzles. You'll receive a book of word puzzles and pen with erasable ink. As a group, we'll work five different kinds of word puzzles: Brick-by-Brick, Crypto-Families, Escalators, Quotagrams, and Quotefalls. This will be a relaxing get-together where participants are encouraged to share puzzle solving techniques. 

This event is limited to 11 attendees.




Bankers Trust, Windsor Heights Branch

7000 University Ave., Windsor Heights


Write Your Memoirs

February 20, 2018

– 3 p.m.

Write your memoirs for yourself and/or others. Memoirs are a written legacy. We'll review how to write memoirs and see sample bindings and paper. This is the seventh year Dr. Lois Roets will facilitate this workshop. 

This seminar is limited to 9 attendees.




Bankers Trust, Windsor Heights Branch

7000 University Ave., Windsor Heights


Civic Center Tour and Show

April 19, 2018

3:30 p.m.

Have you ever wondered how events at the Civic Center are selected or how many stage hands are needed to make a show run smoothly? Join us for a "behind the scenes" look at the Des Moines Civic Center. You'll be amazed by what you see and learn about this fascinating operation!

Following the tour, enjoy a meal on your own at one of the area's nearby restaurants, and return to the Civic Center for the evening performance of Les Miserables, one of Broadway's treasured musicals.

Register for both parts of this event, or choose just one as your schedule allows.

•  Part 1: Civic Center Backstage Tour (3:30 – 5 p.m.): Free

•  Part 2: Les Miserables (7:30 – 10:30 p.m.): $52.50


Part 1: Free

Part 2: $52.50


Des Moines Civic Center

221 Walnut St., Des Moines


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