Sep
23
Fri
2016
Urbandale Homecoming Pancake Dinner
Sep 23 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

It’s the Urbandale Evening Lions Club Annual Homecoming Pancake Dinner.

The Lions club invites you to help them celebrate their 70 years of community service in Urbandale.  They missed the first 30 years of Urbandale’s existance,  but have been very actively helping Urbandale residents for the past 70 years!

Oct
3
Mon
2016
Citizen U Class
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm

To register for 2016-17 courses, please visit http://www.urbandalecommunityed.com/programs/2016_Fall/CITIZEN_UNIVERSITY.

Launched in 2016, Citizen University (Citizen U) is a leadership development collaborative formed by UCAN and Urbandale Community Education. Formerly known as Leadership Urbandale, Citizen U functions to educate community members to serve in leadership roles while developing a better understanding of volunteer opportunities, local government and civic organizations within the community.

Citizen U offers a certification program for individuals completing 5 of the 7 free educational sessions and 10 hours of community service / volunteer work in Urbandale. Session subject matter includes Urbandale history, government, economic development, ethics, leadership and more. Participants meeting the certification requirements are to be presented with a certificate near the end of each school year.

2016-17 Class Schedule

Monday, October 3, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – CITY AND COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Monday, November 7, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Monday, December 5, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CIVILITY

Monday, January 16, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – THE MULTI-CULTURAL COMMUNITY OF URBANDALE

Monday, February 13, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM SCHOOLS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY

Monday, March 6, 2017; 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM – LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY

While these information sessions are FREE, please register in advance to allow for appropriate room accommodations.

Oct
26
Wed
2016
Caring Corps Driver Lunch & Learn
Oct 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

This is a lunch and learn event for Caring Corps volunteer drivers.  The guest speaker for the luncheon is Senior Helpers.

Nov
7
Mon
2016
Citizen U Class
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm

To register for 2016-17 courses, please visit http://www.urbandalecommunityed.com/programs/2016_Fall/CITIZEN_UNIVERSITY.

Launched in 2016, Citizen University (Citizen U) is a leadership development collaborative formed by UCAN and Urbandale Community Education. Formerly known as Leadership Urbandale, Citizen U functions to educate community members to serve in leadership roles while developing a better understanding of volunteer opportunities, local government and civic organizations within the community.

Citizen U offers a certification program for individuals completing 5 of the 7 free educational sessions and 10 hours of community service / volunteer work in Urbandale. Session subject matter includes Urbandale history, government, economic development, ethics, leadership and more. Participants meeting the certification requirements are to be presented with a certificate near the end of each school year.

2016-17 Class Schedule

Monday, October 3, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – CITY AND COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Monday, November 7, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Monday, December 5, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CIVILITY

Monday, January 16, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – THE MULTI-CULTURAL COMMUNITY OF URBANDALE

Monday, February 13, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM SCHOOLS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY

Monday, March 6, 2017; 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM – LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY

While these information sessions are FREE, please register in advance to allow for appropriate room accommodations.

Dec
5
Mon
2016
Citizen U Class
Dec 5 @ 6:30 pm

To register for 2016-17 courses, please visit http://www.urbandalecommunityed.com/programs/2016_Fall/CITIZEN_UNIVERSITY.

Launched in 2016, Citizen University (Citizen U) is a leadership development collaborative formed by UCAN and Urbandale Community Education. Formerly known as Leadership Urbandale, Citizen U functions to educate community members to serve in leadership roles while developing a better understanding of volunteer opportunities, local government and civic organizations within the community.

Citizen U offers a certification program for individuals completing 5 of the 7 free educational sessions and 10 hours of community service / volunteer work in Urbandale. Session subject matter includes Urbandale history, government, economic development, ethics, leadership and more. Participants meeting the certification requirements are to be presented with a certificate near the end of each school year.

2016-17 Class Schedule

Monday, October 3, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – CITY AND COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Monday, November 7, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Monday, December 5, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CIVILITY

Monday, January 16, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – THE MULTI-CULTURAL COMMUNITY OF URBANDALE

Monday, February 13, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM SCHOOLS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY

Monday, March 6, 2017; 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM – LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY

While these information sessions are FREE, please register in advance to allow for appropriate room accommodations.

Jan
16
Mon
2017
Citizen U Class
Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm

To register for 2016-17 courses, please visit http://www.urbandalecommunityed.com/programs/2016_Fall/CITIZEN_UNIVERSITY.

Launched in 2016, Citizen University (Citizen U) is a leadership development collaborative formed by UCAN and Urbandale Community Education. Formerly known as Leadership Urbandale, Citizen U functions to educate community members to serve in leadership roles while developing a better understanding of volunteer opportunities, local government and civic organizations within the community.

Citizen U offers a certification program for individuals completing 5 of the 7 free educational sessions and 10 hours of community service / volunteer work in Urbandale. Session subject matter includes Urbandale history, government, economic development, ethics, leadership and more. Participants meeting the certification requirements are to be presented with a certificate near the end of each school year.

2016-17 Class Schedule

Monday, October 3, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – CITY AND COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Monday, November 7, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Monday, December 5, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CIVILITY

Monday, January 16, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – THE MULTI-CULTURAL COMMUNITY OF URBANDALE

Monday, February 13, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM SCHOOLS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY

Monday, March 6, 2017; 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM – LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY

While these information sessions are FREE, please register in advance to allow for appropriate room accommodations.

Feb
13
Mon
2017
Citizen U Class
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm

To register for 2016-17 courses, please visit http://www.urbandalecommunityed.com/programs/2016_Fall/CITIZEN_UNIVERSITY.

Launched in 2016, Citizen University (Citizen U) is a leadership development collaborative formed by UCAN and Urbandale Community Education. Formerly known as Leadership Urbandale, Citizen U functions to educate community members to serve in leadership roles while developing a better understanding of volunteer opportunities, local government and civic organizations within the community.

Citizen U offers a certification program for individuals completing 5 of the 7 free educational sessions and 10 hours of community service / volunteer work in Urbandale. Session subject matter includes Urbandale history, government, economic development, ethics, leadership and more. Participants meeting the certification requirements are to be presented with a certificate near the end of each school year.

2016-17 Class Schedule

Monday, October 3, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – CITY AND COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Monday, November 7, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Monday, December 5, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CIVILITY

Monday, January 16, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – THE MULTI-CULTURAL COMMUNITY OF URBANDALE

Monday, February 13, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM SCHOOLS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY

Monday, March 6, 2017; 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM – LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY

While these information sessions are FREE, please register in advance to allow for appropriate room accommodations.

Mar
6
Mon
2017
Citizen U Class
Mar 6 @ 6:30 pm

To register for 2016-17 courses, please visit http://www.urbandalecommunityed.com/programs/2016_Fall/CITIZEN_UNIVERSITY.

Launched in 2016, Citizen University (Citizen U) is a leadership development collaborative formed by UCAN and Urbandale Community Education. Formerly known as Leadership Urbandale, Citizen U functions to educate community members to serve in leadership roles while developing a better understanding of volunteer opportunities, local government and civic organizations within the community.

Citizen U offers a certification program for individuals completing 5 of the 7 free educational sessions and 10 hours of community service / volunteer work in Urbandale. Session subject matter includes Urbandale history, government, economic development, ethics, leadership and more. Participants meeting the certification requirements are to be presented with a certificate near the end of each school year.

2016-17 Class Schedule

Monday, October 3, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – CITY AND COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Monday, November 7, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Monday, December 5, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CIVILITY

Monday, January 16, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – THE MULTI-CULTURAL COMMUNITY OF URBANDALE

Monday, February 13, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM SCHOOLS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY

Monday, March 6, 2017; 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM – LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY

While these information sessions are FREE, please register in advance to allow for appropriate room accommodations.

Apr
17
Mon
2017
Citizen U Class
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm

To register for 2016-17 courses, please visit http://www.urbandalecommunityed.com/programs/2016_Fall/CITIZEN_UNIVERSITY.

Launched in 2016, Citizen University (Citizen U) is a leadership development collaborative formed by UCAN and Urbandale Community Education. Formerly known as Leadership Urbandale, Citizen U functions to educate community members to serve in leadership roles while developing a better understanding of volunteer opportunities, local government and civic organizations within the community.

Citizen U offers a certification program for individuals completing 5 of the 7 free educational sessions and 10 hours of community service / volunteer work in Urbandale. Session subject matter includes Urbandale history, government, economic development, ethics, leadership and more. Participants meeting the certification requirements are to be presented with a certificate near the end of each school year.

2016-17 Class Schedule

Monday, October 3, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – CITY AND COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Monday, November 7, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Monday, December 5, 2016; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CIVILITY

Monday, January 16, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM – THE MULTI-CULTURAL COMMUNITY OF URBANDALE

Monday, February 13, 2017; 6:30 – 8:00 PM SCHOOLS AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY

Monday, March 6, 2017; 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM – LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY

While these information sessions are FREE, please register in advance to allow for appropriate room accommodations.

Apr
22
Sat
2017
Caring Corps Spring Clean-Up
Apr 22 @ 8:00 am
Caring Corps Spring Clean-Up @ Lions Park Shelter | Urbandale | Iowa | United States

Spring Clean-up

 

The annual Caring Corps Spring Clean-up will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2016 to celebrate Earth Day. Volunteers will gather at the Lions Park Shelter at 8:00 a.m. for a continental breakfast and to receive their assignments. If you are interested in helping out please call the UCAN office at 278-3999. Although the Clean-up is scheduled until 12:00 p.m. volunteers are typically done with their assignments by 11:00 or 11:30 a.m.

Remember to bring gloves, rakes, trimmers and to dress warmly. Lawn bags will be supplied by the clients.