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.

Security Seminar

April 26, 2018

4 p.m.

Join us for a discussion about online security with Jodi Selby, Vice President, Financial Intelligence Manager at Bankers Trust. Jodi will talk about protecting your bank accounts and your identity, social networking cybercrime, wire fraud, elder abuse, and many other crimes happening right here in our own backyards.





Bankers Trust, Blairs Ferry Branch

400 Blairs Ferry Rd. NE, Cedar Rapids


Des Moines Symphony Masterworks 6: Beyond the Score – Elgar’s Enigma Variations

April 29, 2018

2:30 p.m.

English Composer Edward Elgar wrote his much-loved Enigma Variations to depict "friends pictured within," but the titular enigma is an unplayed "theme" that Elgar often hinted at but never revealed. Go Beyond the Score in an acclaimed multi-media presentation created by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, then hear the famous work in its entirety.





Des Moines Civic Center

221 Walnut St.,
Des Moines


Using Native Plants in Landscaping

May 9, 2018

2 – 3:15 p.m.

Join us for this seminar by Jo Anna Hebberger, PhD, Plant Ecologist, which will focus on the benefits of using native plants in your landscaping. She'll discuss the beauty of the plants for your landscapes as well as how our personal landscapes are interconnected with many other things. What you plant in your yard can have an effect far beyond your small patch of land. 

Limited to 35 people, please register online.





Des Moines Public Library

5000 Franklin Ave.,
Des Moines


Gardening and Herb Basket Seminar

May 23, 2018

10 – 11:30 a.m.

Find your new favorite greenhouse and support local business. This garden center offers a variety of annuals and perennials. Join us to create an herb basket and have all your gardening questions answered from the experts at Busy Bee. There will also be plenty of flowers and vegetables available for purchase to start your summer garden.





Busy Bee Garden Center

5901 US Hwy 65/69, Indianola


John Deere Des Moines Works* and Albaugh Chevy Car Collection Tours

May 31, 2018

10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Our day will start at John Deere Des Moines Works, located in Ankeny, Iowa. This 90-minute tour will take us through campus buildings where you will see various stages of manufacturing of cotton harvesters and spreaders. Upon the conclusion of the tour, you will have time to visit the onsite store for a little shopping. The group will have lunch together at Palmer's Deli (at your own expense) and conclude our afternoon with a tour of Dennis Albaugh's private car collection, which includes nearly 150 Chevy convertibles spanning several decades.

Limited to 50 attendees. Payment is due at the time of registration.

*John Deere tour details: Must by 13 years old, no video cameras or cell phones allowed, no sandals or open-toed shoes. No exceptions. Please note that we will be outside for 20 minutes of the tour regardless of weather conditions. Please dress appropriately.



(plus lunch at your own expense)


John Deere Des Moines Works, 825 Irvinedale Dr., Ankeny

Turn into the driveway at the stoplight. Enter through the doors to the right of the flagpoles.


Tour of Meredith Test Gardens and Pappajohn Sculpture Park

June 29, 2018

1 p.m. and 2:15 p.m. 

Join us for a tour of the Meredith Test Garden, which is adjacent to the headquarters of Better Homes & Gardens' parent company, Meredith Corporation. The Test Garden serves as a display garden, a testing ground for plants, and a photography studio for the company's publications and websites. After an introduction and guided tour, you will be able to stroll through the garden on your own. 

The second part of our tour will be of the John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park, which features artwork by 22 of the world's most celebrated artists. We will split into smaller groups where a docent will accompany each group and give history and background on each piece of artwork. 





Meet on Meredith's East Lawn by the main gate, which is located at 15th and Locust St. Metered street parking only.


Des Moines Bus Tour

October 17, 2018

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Join us for a tour of our own city – Des Moines! A guided tour bus will take us to several areas of Des Moines including the Jordan House in West Des Moines, Terrace Hill, Sherman Hill Neighborhood, the Wallace House, Western Gateway, Downtown Des Moines, East Village, and the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates. 

Space is limited. Please register by September 15, 2018.



$93 per person 

This includes lunch at the Wallace House as well as tours of the Jordan House and World Food Prize Hall of Laureates. 


We will meet at Target at 1800 Valley West Dr. in West Des Moines. Please park in the southwest corner of the parking lot and arrive by 8:15 a.m. 

Our tour bus will depart at 8:30 a.m.


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