Calendar

2021 ACTIVITIES CALENDAR

SAVE THE DATE!

Activities may be impacted by COVID-19.

  • APRIL 6 – 8: Virtual Iowa Water Conference, Building Resilience for Water and People, Visit SWCS’s Booth
  • APRIL 15: Soil and Water Conservation Society founder Hugh Hammond Bennett’s Birthday!
  • JUNE: Iowa Chapter SWCS Summer Meeting, Central Iowa
  • JUNE 30: Iowa Chapter SWCS Scholarship Applications Due
  • JULY 25 – 31: RAGBRAI XLVIII (Iowa Chapter SWCS provides water and bananas, and promotes conservation with partners during RAGBRAI)
  • JULY 26 – 28: 76th SWCS International Annual Conference, One World, Connected through Conservation, Virtual Event
  • AUGUST 1: Friend of Conservation Award Nominations Due
  • SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER:  Iowa Chapter SWCS Annual Meeting, SE Iowa

ANNUAL ACTIVITIES & OPPORTUNITIES:

  • BOARD MEETINGS/CALLS:  Face-to-face board meeting in December (first board meeting after Annual Meeting), then conference calls held every other month.
  • SUMMER MEETING:  Held in June, rotates through Areas (NW, SW, Central, SE, NE)
  • ANNUAL MEETING:  Held in September/October in the Central Area
  • CHAPTER NEWSLETTERS:  Quarterly
  • CHAPTER LUNCH AND LEARN WEBINARS: Throughout the year
  • CAREER DEVELOPMENT GRANT: Accepted throughout year on an ongoing basis, provides members an opportunity to apply for up to $500 to attend an activity that strengthens their abilities as a soil and water conservation professional