Events

  • Sat
    25
    Feb
    2017

    2:00 pmWaukee Public Library

    Iowa Nepalese Association is organizing ‘Will Writing Workshop’ for our community members so that we can know more about Will & Testament.

    This workshop is to empower you with the know-how of making a Last Will & Testament. The workshop will provide an opportunity to ask questions in an environment that will encourage the exchange and sharing information.

    Speaker Info: Lisa Ung

    Contact No.: 515-255-5440

    Email: Ung7030@gmail.com

    Read details on this event

  • Sun
    26
    Feb
    2017

    1:00 pmWaukee Public Library, 950 Warrior Ln, Waukee, IA 50263

    This meeting is to provide update to our community members on the status of the report/work done by the Earthquake Funds disbursement committee.

  • Sun
    26
    Feb
    2017

    2:00 pmWaukee Public Library, 950 Warrior Ln, Waukee, IA 50263

    Every year, INA has been an active participants in the IowaAsianHeritage Festival also known as CelebrAsian. It provides a unique opportunity to bring our community together and showcase our Nepalese cultural and heritage to the broader local mass here in Des Moines.
    https://www.iowaasianalliance.com/about-celebrasian/

  • Sat
    11
    Mar
    2017

    9:00 – 11:00 AM357 Lincoln St, West Des Moines, IA 50265

    Calling all community members to volunteer for food packaging drive at Meals From the Heartland. This is one of our commitments to continue helping local community.

  • Sat
    15
    Apr
    2017

    6:00 pmEvents Center West, 1701 25th Street, West Des Moines, IA

    INA will be celebrating Nepali New Year 2074 BS. INA will be hosting a cocktail dinner party on April 15th. More details will be published soon.

  • Sat
    15
    Apr
    2017

    9:00 amEvents Center West, 1701 25th Street, West Des Moines, IA

    INA is hosting bi-annual blood drive on 15th April in the occasion of Nepalese New Year 2074 BS.

  • Fri
    26
    May
    2017
    Sat
    27
    May
    2017

    10:00 AM – 6:00 PMDowntown, Des Moines, IA

    Like every year, INA will be participating in Asian Festival to be organized by IAA. Cultural tent, food tent and gift tent would be the highlights of Nepalese village as every year. INA looks forward to community for volunteering support and active participation.

  • Sat
    03
    Jun
    2017

    7:00 AM – 10:00 AMDowntown, Des Moines, IA

    Annual Dam to Dam Running will be held on June 3rd this year. Like every year, INA anticipates overwhelming participation from its community members. Get ready to run or cheer the runners this year as well.

  • Sat
    22
    Jul
    2017

    10:00 AM – 7:00 PMCottonwood Picnic Shelter #6

    INA has booked Cottonwood Picnic Shelter #6 on July 15th. INA will be organizing summer outdoor picnic with bbq, food and fun. Lets plan to join and enjoy Iowa summer at its best. More details and invitation will be sent out later in the summer.

  • Sun
    30
    Jul
    2017

    8:00 amIowa Hindu Temple, Madrid, IA

    INA will be hosting the pooja at Iowa Hindu temple this year on July 29th. Like in the past, INA will be preparing prasad and selling food to contribute to the temple. INA looks forward to the active participation from everyone and will be calling out for volunteers later.

  • Sat
    12
    Aug
    2017

    9:00 AM – 8:00 PMTo be Decided

    INA will be organizing Inter State Soccer Tournament this year as well. Like last year, INA look forward to participation from Nepalese teams in neighboring states in midwest. More details will be published/shared whenever ready.

  • Wed
    23
    Aug
    2017
    Thu
    24
    Aug
    2017

    TBDIowa Hindu Temple, Madrid, IA

    INA has marked August 23rd and 24th of this year to celebrate Nepalese Auspicious Festival of Teej. The celebration would include Teej puja at Iowa Hindu Temple. Further details are yet to be decided and will be published once the planning gets complete.

  • Sat
    16
    Sep
    2017

    8 AM – 11 AMCountry Club Glen Park, 16335 Sheridan Avenue, Clive, Iowa, 50325

    INA Please sign up for “Children’s Sports Day 2017” sports day event in google spreadsheet which can be accessed via link below:

    Children’s Sports Day 2017will be conducting Children’s Day Program on September 19th. INA will be discussing soon regarding the time, activities and venue details and will be published once finalized.

  • Sun
    08
    Oct
    2017

    3 pm – 5 pmGrimes Public Library

    INA is planning to hold an Annual General Assembly Meeting on October 8th this year. INA looks forward to the active participation from all its members. More details to follow.

  • Sat
    14
    Oct
    2017

    5:00 pmGiovannetti Shelter, 8900 Douglas Ave, Urbandale, IA

    INA has been celebrating Dashain Tihar Program every year and has marked calender on 14th October to continue the tradition this year as well. Dashain and Tihar being biggest Nepalese festivals, INA will plan for the grand party on this occasion.

  • Fri
    20
    Oct
    2017
    Sat
    21
    Oct
    2017

    6:00 PM (Tentative)Nepalese Host homes

    INA will be celebrating Tihar festival with Deusi-Bhailo Program like every year. INA look forward to the Nepalese family to host the deusi program and have fun singing & dancing with deusi group.

  • Sat
    28
    Oct
    2017

    9:00 pmTBD

    INA will be conducting the second leg of blood drive for the year 2017 on 28th Oct. As usual this is a part of bi-annual blood drive INA has been conducting and it will be dedicated to the auspicious ocassion of Dashain Tihar Festival.

  • Sun
    31
    Dec
    2017

    8:00 PM to 12:00 AMEvents Center West, 1701 25th Street, West Des Moines, IA

    INA has marked the calendar this year as well to celebrate the new year eve with a toast. Lets conclude 2017 and welcome 2018 with a big bang !