Life moves. Move with it.

1245 8th St. Ste B.

West Des Moines, IA 50265

515-225-1455

Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Bickford Senior Living, 5915 Sutton Place, Urbandale
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    TEA TIME GATHERING

    Join us for free Dessert, Coffee and Tea and learn about volunteer opportunities!

    Joy Talmon from The United Way will speak about ways to get involved and volunteer in the Des Moines area. Hosted by: Bickford Senior Living.

    Free for everyone! 25 spots available!

    • Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    • 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Sheraton Hotel, 1800 50th St, West Des Moines, IA

      Oct 10, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

      Sheraton Hotel

      1800 50th Street, West Des Moines


    A day of education, fun and events to help seniors look and feel their best. Health and wellness sessions will include topics like Living to 100 with Health & Vitality, Non Surgical Treatments for Arthritis, Chronic Pain & Back Pain, Healthy Cooking for 1-2, Chair Yoga, Mindfulness, Brain Training, Light Therapy and much more!

    We expect 300+ area seniors to attend, all who are looking for new and fun ways to live a more balanced and healthy lifestyle.

    • Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    • 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Sheraton Hotel, 1800 50th St, West Des Moines, IA
    • Tuesday, October 17, 2017
    • 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
    • Dubuque
    • 0

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    Fall Foliage - Dubuque Tour

    Tues, Oct 17th  7:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    A fun, colorful tour starting off at the historic St. Luke's Methodist Church with one of the world's finest collections of Tiffany windows. Then it's off for a scenic look over the river while enjoying a delicious lunch at Breitbach's Country Dining. 

    The next stop is the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium where you'll take an informative, entertaining journey on the Mighty Mississippi. Enjoy dynamic aquariums, historical exhibits, and a stroll through the wetlands and boatyard.

    A drive to Eagle's Point for special views of fall foliage as we finish the day with shopping and sightseeing in Dubuque before heading home!

    7:00 a.m. Departure on a 54 passenger Arrow motor coach from the backlot of Seniors on the Move's office at 1245 8th St. in West Des Moines.  Juice and pastries will be served after departure. You may bring your own coffee!

    10:45 a.m. Arrive St. Luke's United Methodist church. View this historic Richardsonian Romanesque-style church and view over 105 beautiful stained glass Tiffany windows, called one of the five finest religious Tiffany collections in the world. Also see the one-of-a-kind antique pipe organ.

    11:30 a.m. Board the motor coach for a scenic colorful drive before lunch.

    12:15 p.m. Arrive at Breitbach's Country Dining, Iowa's oldest restaurant and bar since 1852. Enjoy a buffet lunch while enjoying one of the finest views along the Mississippi!

    1:30 p.m. Off to the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institute. Experience the river though hands-on interactive exhibits, a 2,250 gallon touch tank, four theaters and more!

    3:45 p.m. Head back to Dubuque via a drive to Eagle's Point. Visit Main Street - browse and shop.

    5:00 p.m. Travel home. Optional fast food stop with an approximate time of arrival back in West Des Moines between 7:45 - 8:00 p.m.

    (Itinerary may be subject to change.)

    Cancellation Policy - Payment is 100% refundable if canceled 30 days prior to tour. Payment may be credited toward a future trip. Registrations are also transferable. In the case of inclement weather, every attempt will be made to reschedule.

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    • Thursday, November 30, 2017
    • 4:30 PM - 8:45 PM
    • Des Moines Metro
    • 42

    Jingle in the Junction Holiday Lights Tour

    Thurs, Nov 30th  4:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

    Join us for "Jingle in the Junction" on Thursday, November 30th. The businesses in Historic Valley Junction and the streets will be lined with over 150,000 twinkling lights.

    Along with your old favorites, such as FREE horse and trolley rides, Santa, and caroling, watch Bill Gordish carve beautiful ice sculptures and Professor Von Air create balloon magic!

    4:30 p.m. Departure on an Arrow motor coach from the backlot of Seniors on the Move's office at 1245 8th St. in West Des Moines.  

    4:45 p.m. Arrive in Valley Junction to shop, browse, and take in all the festivities of "Jingle in the Junction". Enjoy dinner on your own at one of the many delightful restaurants in the Junction.

    6:45 p.m. Board the motor coach for a tour of holiday lights, including a drive through Make-A-Wish's Jolly Holiday Lights in Altoona.

    8:45 Estimated time of arrival back in West Des Moines.

    (Itinerary may be subject to change.)

    Cancellation Policy - Payment is 100% refundable if canceled 30 days prior to tour. Payment may be credited toward a future trip. Registrations are also transferable. In the case of inclement weather, every attempt will be made to reschedule.

    Register above online or:

    Download Registration Form

    Download Emergency Contact Form

Past events

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Daytrippers Celebration Belle Riverboat Tour
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Senior Financial Forum
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 Daytrippers Greenfield Summer Fun Trip
Tuesday, August 08, 2017 Mythbusters: Are Reverse Mortgages Safe or a Scam?
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Daytrippers Clear Lake Summer Fun Trip
Thursday, July 13, 2017 Keep your Identity Safe from Criminals
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Daytrippers Amana Colonies Million Dollar Quartet Tour
Thursday, June 15, 2017 2017 June Affair - Ankeny Senior Expo
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Keeping Your Wits About You
Thursday, June 01, 2017 Kennybrook Village Open House
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Daytrippers Amish Country Tour
Monday, May 22, 2017 Senior Housing Mini EXPO
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 2017 Polk County Spring Fest
Thursday, May 04, 2017 Spring Fest at Vintage Hills
Monday, April 24, 2017 Is now the time to Rightsize?
Thursday, April 06, 2017 Fun & Affordable Day Trips II
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Fun & Affordable Day Trips
Thursday, March 16, 2017 MAR Affiliate Member Networking Event
Monday, February 27, 2017 Tax Planning Tips for Seniors
Thursday, February 16, 2017 FEB Affiliate Member Networking Event
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Keep More of What's Yours - how to protect and control your nest eggs...
Thursday, December 29, 2016 Declutter your Home for the New Year
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 Making Sense of Medicare Options for 2017
Monday, October 31, 2016 Senior Life Conference
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 "Brain Training - How to Keep Your Brain Sharp as you Age"
Friday, July 29, 2016 Grand Opening
Friday, July 15, 2016 Affiliate Member Reception

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