Grinnell-in-Des Moines Summer Picnic

Louise Alcorn '92 and the Grinnell-in-Des Moines Regional Planning Committee, and the Office of Development and Alumni Relations invite all members of the Grinnell community and their families to the Grinnell-in-Des Moines summer picnic. See old friends, make new ones, and give a special welcome to the just-graduated class of 2019 and the entering class of 2023.

Grinnell Summer Potluck Picnic
6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4
American Legion Park
301 Vine St.
West Des Moines, IA 50265

Please register with the Office of Development and Alumni Relations online or by phone at 866-850-1846 by Wednesday, July 31.

Potluck instructions

Please bring a dish to share with other guests based on the list below.

If your last name begins with:
A–K — please bring a main dish
L–S — please bring a dessert
T–Z — please bring a salad or side dish

As host, Louise will provide beverages, cups, plates, napkins, flatware, and ice. There is a grill available for our use at the shelter. If you would like to bring a potluck item to grill, please bring your charcoal and grill tools as well.

There is open grass, a playground, a basketball court, horseshoe courts, a shuffleboard court, and an aquatic play area for children near the shelter. Please feel free to bring lawn chairs and blankets, as well as Frisbees, lawn games, etc.!

We look forward to seeing you!

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Sunday August 4
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Online registrations for this event are now closed. Please call to register at 866-850-1846.