Schedule 2021

First Thursdays Coffee & Conversation (held September-May)

All Coffee & Conversations are held in various restaurants in Story and Boone counties. Join us and don’t miss a meeting!  Bring a friend.
  • May 6 Ames Pizza Ranch, 10:30 am coffee & chatting. Meal from 11 – 12:30 pm. (Purchase your own meal.) Bring a friend! Timely topics and a chance to meet local conservatives. John Strathman of the Iowa State Central Republican Committee & Pro life advocate will speak about being a person of faith in politics.

June 1 Annual Dinner: Conservative Keys To The Game 

Join us for a conversation with Former Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker (an Iowan who served in the Trump Administration) and Iowa state leaders discussing what the federal executive orders and bills may mean for Iowa residents.  Football tailgate theme, bbq meal. Cash bar. TICKETS 


June 12: “A Critical Look at Critical Race Theory, Social Justice and Wokeness

11AM-1PM Jethro’s BBQ, Ames Meeting Room reserved. Special Event. Limited seating. Support a local restaurant and join central Iowa conservatives in this unique opportunity to hear from John Eidsmoe, Lt. Colonel (retired) who is also a former prosecutor, a college professor, author of 5 published books and a Doctor of Divinity. The event is free but you must reserve a seat REGISTER 


Book Clubs Across America

  • Join us in a Nationwide Book Club launching this spring with Rep. Michael McCaul and cancer survivor Sadie Keller. It is an inspiring relationship!  In the meantime, order the book!  Laura Carlson, President of RWCI, is the 2020-21 NFRW Literacy & Education Committee Chair                                                                                                          Better Angels, You Can Change the World You are Not Alone by Sadie Keller & Michael McCaul. Please join RWCI for the event. The authors read selections of their book and answered questions.  The book is available on amazon and all proceeds benefit childhood cancer research. Sadie is a 14 year old who beat cancer and encourages everyone to keep moving forward. She coordinated with Representative Michael McCaul (TX) to write legislation for childhood cancer research funding and has testified in Congress.  This is the first national book club for Republican Women Clubs!