AFWA Des Moines Chapter meets at various restaurants in the Metro on the third Tuesday of the month. Join us for networking, lunch and CPE programs. Members and guests can RSVP online with the form below or by e-mail to

Board meetings are open to the membership and are typically held the Friday before our membership meetings.  If you are planning to attend and would like to order lunch, please contact us at  Someone from the board will contact you with details. 


Upcoming Member Meetings

July - Member Appreciation Event See below to register!

August - CPE Meeting August 18th 11:30 am - 1:00 pmWakonda Country Club, 3915 Fleur Drive, Des Moines; Liz Nead will speak on the 1440 Principle. It is a fantastic empowering, life management system which focuses on saying YES to legacy and influence and NO to stress and disbelief.

September - CPE Meeting with Ames TBD

October - Networking Meeting with Ames October 21st 5:30 - 7:30 pm; Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad, 225 10th St, Boone. To celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Ames Chapter! Ames is having a Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad Dinner. The train leaves Boone at 5:30 and gets back at 7:30. Dinner is formal and will probably be around $50 per person. This will be a non-CPE event and significant others are more than welcome to join! More details to come!!  

July Member Appreciation Event!
Date: Tuesday, July 21st
Location: Overtime Sports Bar & Restaurant, 4810 86th Street, Urbandale
Cost: FREE to Members, $20 Non-Members (Payment in the form of cash or check will be due at the event)
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Another year is in the books! As a token of our appreciation for being a member, come on out and enjoy some appetizers and drinks on AFWA. This is a great opportunity to network with other members in the organization. 

We look forward to seeing you there!!

Please RSVP by 12:00pm on Monday July 20th through the form below if you will be attending the meeting.  NOTE: There is not a confirmation email sent once you register. The form will say "Thank You. Your submission has been received." If you must change your registration, please contact Shelly Weaver . All reservations must be honored & paid for.


Administrative Policies: If you would like to make or cancel a reservation, please contact Shelly Weaver.   Per chapter rules, if you register and do not attend, you will be charged the cost of the luncheon/dinner.  For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact Des Moines #153 Meetings Chair, Shelly Weaver.
Official National Registry Statement: AFWA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors:  150 Fourth Avenue, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417 or through its website: