Life moves. Move with it.

1245 8th St. Ste B.

West Des Moines, IA 50265

515-225-1455

Upcoming events

    • Tuesday, August 08, 2017
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Mama Lacona's, 3825 NW 121st St, Urbandale

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    JOIN US AT OUR LUNCH-N-LEARN ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 8TH AT MAMA LACONA'S - 3825 NW 121ST ST IN URBANDALE.

    Affiliate Member Kyle Casey from Goldwater Bank, N.A. will separate fact from fiction to help us pass the knowledge test on reverse mortgages.

    Members - FREE

    Non Members - $12.95

    NMLS:13352

    • Tuesday, August 29, 2017
    • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Greenfield
    • 24

    Greenfield Summer Fun Trip

    Tues, Aug 29th  8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

    See the famous "Freedom Rock" on the way to the Iowa Aviation Museum. Then it's on to Greenfield's Warren Culture Center, a restored 1896 Opera House. Lunch served at Hotel Greenfield before heading to the Henry Wallace Country Life Center. The day ends with a delightful stop at Drew's Chocolates in Dexter.

    8:00 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. 

    8:45 a.m. A quick stop at the famous Bubba's Freedom Rock.

    9:40 a.m. Arrive at the Iowa Aviation Museum, celebrating Iowa's remarkable aviation heritage... from the first recorded flight in 1910 to its native sons and daughters exploring the universe.

    10:50 a.m. Travel into Greenfield. Visit the Warren Cultural Center, with lovely rooms, ballroom lobby and auditorium. An elevator helps us see it all! Also an Art Gallery that displays 80 Iowa artists' paintings, stain glass, jewelry and more.

    12:30 p.m. Lunch is served at the Hotel Greenfield (a historic landmark).

    2:00 p.m. To the Henry Wallace Country Life Center to hear the Henry Wallace story.

    3:20 p.m. Leave for home via the White Pole Road and a stop at Drew's Chocolates!

    6:00 p.m.  Approximate 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:

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    • Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    • 7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
    • Moline, IL
    • 30

    Celebration Belle Riverboat Tour

    Wed, Sept 20th  7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

    A beautiful day on the Mississippi with a narrated cruise, breakfast of hot sticky rolls, and the music of "Barefoot Becky." Shop or relax and view the scenery before enjoying a delicious lunch in the enclosed dining area of the paddleboat. We may even pass through the Locks that day if we're lucky!

    7:30 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. 

    10:30 a.m. Arrive at the dock of Celebration Belle Cruise Lines and receive our tickets to board as a group with reserved seats. There are gift shops at the dock and on the boat. Fun to browse and shop while we cruise. Also an elevator for those who need it.

    11:00 a.m. We start the narrated cruise and are served hot sticky rolls, fruit and coffee. Entertainment by "Barefoot Becky" who performs polka music along with other varieties.

    12:30 p.m. Enjoy a delicious lunch of baked breast of chicken, potatoes, salads, vegetables, beverage and dessert. Enjoy the Mississippi River scenery, shop and relax. It's all enclosed except the top deck.

    3:00 p.m.  We dock and board the motor coach. Pending a short stop along the way home, our approximate time of arrival back in West Des Moines will be 6:30 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.

    Register above online or:

    Download Registration Form

    Download Emergency Contact Form

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

      Oct 10, 2017, 8:30 a.m. - 3 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 Healthy Cooking on a Budget, Chair Yoga, Mindfulness, Brain Training, Music 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 17, 2017
    • 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
    • Dubuque
    • 27

    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.

    12:05 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!

    1:15 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!

    3:15 p.m. Head back to Dubuque via a drive to Eagle's Point. Visit Main Street - browse and shop.

    4:30 p.m. Travel home. Optional fast food stop with an approximate time of arrival back in West Des Moines between 7:30 - 7:45 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.

    Register above online or:

    Download Registration Form

    Download Emergency Contact Form

    • Thursday, November 30, 2017
    • 4:30 PM - 8:45 PM
    • Des Moines Metro
    • 47

    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, 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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