Prospective Member Social and New Member Class Information

Our next Prospective Member Social will be held on Tuesday, August 19, from 6:30-7:30pm at Blo Blow Dry Bar located at 521 E. Locust Street, Suite 101 in Des Moines.  Please contact June Owens at for additional information on becoming a Junior League member.

Our next New Member Class will be held September 3, 11 & 16 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Junior League Office located at 3811 Ingersoll Ave.

Click here for a New Member Application.

Junior League
Member Spotlight

Watch for coming spotlights of our
Junior League Members!




Bargain Basket

Bargain Basket logo
Click here to see our Thrift Shop video
315 E. 6th Street, Des Moines, IA
(515) 246-8545

Mon  10–6           Tues 10-4:30
Wed 10-4:30       Thurs 10-7
Fri 10-6               Sat 10-6
Sun Closed

Click here for more info.

Follies Success

Thank you to everyone in the Des Moines community and to our own league members for making the 2014 Capital City Celebrities Follies such a great success.









Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame 2013

In February 2013, Junior League of Des Moines was honored to be inducted in the Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame. Thank you to Volunteer Iowa and to all JLDM members for your time and dedication to voluntarism.

2014 Follies! Fun

Junior League presented the 2014 Follies with lots of memorable acts, such as this one performed by our own members.

Gift Mart 2013!

The Junior League of Des Moines celebrated a successful Gift Mart and are already looking forward to next year! Pictured are (left to right): Debbie Parenza and Lauren Denison.

Miss Representation

Junior League of Des Moines hosted a special screening of the documentary Miss Representation.

Holiday Small Group Party Fun!

2014-2015 JLDM
Projects and Partners

JLDM members voted on the following projects to support during the 2014-2015 league year.  We look forward to working with these worthwhile organizations and supporting their efforts. 

     JLDM Signature Project-Touch a Truck
     Courage League Sports
     Chrysalis-Human Trafficking Awareness
                     & Prevention Project

     Teens Against Human Trafficking 
     50-50 in 2020
     Run DSM
     YMCA of Greater Des Moines-
                     Girls on the Run