Feb
14
Sat
2015
A Love Affair at Mardi Gras
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join the many friends of UCAN as we celebrate “A Love Affair at Mardi Gras”!

Live music provide by FreeStyle

New Orleans-style Appetizers

New this year:   A live auction,  a dessert auction,  and some very special “grab bags”,  along with the silent auction!

May
2
Sat
2015
Caring Corps Spring Clean-Up – CANCELLED
May 2 @ 8:00 am – 12:15 pm
Caring Corps Spring Clean-Up - CANCELLED @ Lions Park Gazebo | Urbandale | Iowa | United States

 

The Caring Corps Spring Clean-up rescheduled for Saturday, May 2nd,   has been cancelled.   Thanks to a number of volunteers who have stepped forward,   most of the yards on the list have been raked.

As of Thursday, April 30th,    we have 3 yards left to work.   If you and a group of your friends could volunteer some time in the next week or two,   we can get these all done!

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.

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.

 

 

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