Legislative Forums

You don't have to be at the Capitol to advocate. Legislative forums are great opportunities to meet with your legislators in small group settings. Check out the list of forums happening near you!

Altoona

Saturday, March 4: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum Representative Nunn at Hy Vee in the Upper Level Meeting Room, 108 8th St. S.W.

Saturday, April 1: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum Representative Nunn at Hy Vee in the Upper Level Meeting Room, 108 8th St. S.W.

Saturday, May 6:  10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum Representative Nunn at Hy Vee in the Upper Level Meeting Room, 108 8th St. S.W.

Ames

Saturday, April 8: 8:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m.
"Legislative Wake Up" with Story County Area Legislators at Ames City Council Chambers, 515 Clark Ave, 2nd Floor.

Anamosa

Saturday, February 24:  Noon-1 p.m.
Anamosa Economic Development Forum with Representative Hein at the Anamosa Lawrence Center, 600 E Main St.

Ankeny

Saturday, March 11: 9-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Ankeny Area Legislators at the Neveln Building, in the lunch room, 406 SW School St.

Saturday, April 8: 9-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Ankeny Area Legislators at the Neveln Building, in the lunch room, 406 SW School St

Atlantic

Saturday, March 18: 1-2 p.m.
Legislative Forum with Representative Moore at Farmer's Walnut St. Diner, 319 Walnut St.

Saturday, April 15:
Legislative Forum with Representative Moore at Farmer's Walnut St. Diner, 319 Walnut St.

Bedford

Saturday, March 24: 7-8 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Senator Costello at the Bedford Farm Bureau Office, 607 Pollock Boulevard.

BloomField

Saturday, February 25: Noon-2 p.m.

Legislative Forum with Representative Hanson at Rancho Centinela, 102 S. Madison St

Saturday, March 25: Noon-2 p.m.
Legislative Forum with Representative Hanson at Rancho Centinela, 102 S. Madison St

Boone

Saturday, February 24: 3:30-5 p.m.
Legislative Forum with Senator Hogg at Boone City Hall, 923 8th St.

Saturday, March 18: 8-9 a.m.
Legislative Forum at Ericson Public Library, 2nd Floor 702 Greene Street

Saturday, April 15: 8-9 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Senator Behn at the Ericson Public Library, 2nd Floor 702 Greene Street

Carroll

Saturday, February 25: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Carroll Area Legislators at Swan Lake Conservation Education Center, 22676 Swan Lake Trail

Saturday, March 25: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Carroll Area Legislators at DMACC, 906 N Grant Road.

Saturday, April 8: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Carroll Area Legislators at Carroll Dental Associates, 1406 N. Hwy. 71

Saturday, April 22: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Carroll Area Legislators at Carroll High School, 2809 N. Grant Road

CArter Lake

Saturday, March 18: 10-11 a.m.
Carter Lake Legislative Coffee with Representative McConkey at the Edward F. Owen Memorial Library, 1120 Willow Dr

Saturday, April 1: 10-11 a.m.
Carter Lake Legislative Coffee with Representative McConkey at the Edward F. Owen Memorial Library, 1120 Willow Dr

Cedar Falls

Friday, February 24: 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Legislative Forum with Black Hawk County Legislators at AEA 267, 3712 Cedar Heights Drive.

Saturday, March 11: 10 a.m.-Noon
Legislative Forum with Black Hawk County Legislators at AEA 267, 3712 Cedar Heights Drive.

Friday, March 24: 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Legislative Forum with Black Hawk County Legislators at AEA 267, 3712 Cedar Heights Drive.

Cedar Rapids

Saturday, March 18: Sat 10:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Linn County Area Legislators at Mercy Medical Center in the Hallagan Ed Center, 701 10th Street SE. 

Saturday, April 15: 10:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Linn County Area Legislators at Mercy Medical Center in the Hallagan Ed Center, 701 10th Street SE.

Chariton

Friday, March 3: 10-11 a.m.
Charition Legislative Forum with Representative Fry at the Mosaic Office 405 E McLane St # 200

Friday, April 7: 10-11 a.m.
Charition Legislative Forum Representative Fry at the Mosaic Office 405 E McLane St # 200

Charles City

Thursday, February 23: 10-11 a.m. 
Town Meeting with U.S. Senator Grassley at the Floyd County Courthouse, 101 South Main St.

CLarinda

Saturday, February 25: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Representative Dolecheck at the Glenn Miller Museum, 122 W. Clark St. 

Clear Lake

Friday, February 24: 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
"Legislative Update" with US Representative King, Senator Ragan, and Representative Upmeyer at Clear Lake Bank & Trust in the Community Room.  

 

Friday, March 24: 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
"Legislative Update" with US Representative King, Senator Ragan, and Representative Upmeyer at Clear Lake Bank & Trust in the Community Room.   

Clinton

Saturday, March 4: 9 a.m.
Legislative Coffee at the Clinton Chamber Office, 721 S. 2nd Street.

Saturday, April 1: 9 a.m.
Legislative Coffee at the Clinton Chamber Office, 721 S. 2nd Street.

Clive

Saturday, February 25: 9:30-11 a.m.
Legislative Coffee at Walnut Ridge, 1701 Campus Drive.

COlfax

Saturday, February 25: 10-11:30 a.m.
Colfax Legislative Forum with Representative Breckenridge at the Colfax Public Library, 25 W Division St

Saturday, March 25: 10-11:30 a.m.
Colfax Legislative Forum with Representative Breckenridge at the Colfax Public Library, 25 W Division St 

Coralville

Saturday, February 25: 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Johnson County Area Legislators at Coralville City Hall, 1512 7th Street.

COrydon

Friday, March 3:  8-9 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Representative Fry at the Wayne County Farm Bureau,  301 E Court St.

Friday, April 7: 8-9 a.m.
Legislative Forum Representative Fry at the Wayne County Farm Bureau, 301 E Court St.

Council Bluffs

Saturday, February 25:  9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Legislative Coffee with Council Bluffs Area Legislators at Wilson Middle School, in the Auditorium, 715 N 21st Street.

Saturday, March 11:  9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. 
Legislative Coffee with Council Bluffs Area Legislators at Wilson Middle School, in the Auditorium, 715 N 21st Street.

Saturday, March 25:  9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Legislative Coffee with Council Bluffs Area Legislators at Wilson Middle School, in the Auditorium, 715 N 21st Street.

Saturday, April 8:  9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Legislative Coffee with Council Bluffs Area Legislators at Wilson Middle School, in the Auditorium, 715 N 21st Street.

Creston

Saturday, March 18: 8 a.m.-9 a.m.
Legislative Coffee at The Depot 

Saturday, April 15: 8 a.m.-9 a.m.
Legislative Coffee at The Depot 

Saturday, April 15: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Coffee with Representative More at The Depot.

Davenport

Friday, February 24: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

Saturday, February 25: 10 a.m.-Noon
Legislative Forum with Scott County Area Legislators at St. Ambrose University in the Rogalski Center, 518 W. Locust 

Friday, March 3: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

Friday, March 10: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

Friday, March 10: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. 
Luncheon with Senator Lykam at Holiday Inn, 4215 Elmore Ave. 

Saturday, March 11: 10 a.m.-Noon
Legislative Forum with Representative Thede and Representative Winckler at St. Ambrose University Rogalski Center, 518 Locust Street. 

Saturday, March 24: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

Saturday, March 25: 10 a.m.-Noon
Legislative Forum with Scott County Area Legislators at St. Ambrose University in the Rogalski Center, 518 W. Locust 

Friday, March 31: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

Friday, April 7: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

Friday, April 14: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

Friday, April 21: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

Saturday, April 22: 10 a.m.-Noon
Legislative Forum with Scott County Area Legislators at St. Ambrose University in the Rogalski Center, 518 W. Locust 

Friday, April 28: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Listening Post with Representative Winkler at Greatest Grains 1600 N. Harrison Street

DEnison

Saturday, March 11: 10-11 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Representative Holt at Cronk's 812 4th Ave S.

Saturday, April 8: 10-11 a.m. 
Legislative Forum with Representative Holt at Cronk's 812 4th Ave S.

DEs Moines

Monday, February 27:  8-10:30 a.m.
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

Monday, March 6:  8-10:30 a.m.
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

Monday, March 13:  8-10:30 a.m.
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

Monday, March 20:  8-10:30 a.m. 
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

Monday, March 27:  8-10:30 a.m. 
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

Monday, April 3:  8-10:30 a.m. 
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

Monday, April 10:  8-10:30 a.m.
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

Monday, April 17:  8-10:30 a.m. 
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

Monday, April 24:  8-10:30 a.m. 
Marti's Monday Morning Coffee with Representative Marti Anderson at Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave.

DeWitt

Saturday, March 4: 11 a.m.-Noon
Legislative Coffee at the DeWitt Community Center, Small Room, 512 10th Street.

Saturday, April 1: 11 a.m.-Noon
Legislative Coffee at the DeWitt Community Center, Small Room, 512 10th Street.

Dubuque

Saturday, March 4: 9:30-11 a.m.
Dubuque Cracker Barrel with Senator Jochum and Senator Bowman and Diamond Jo Casino, 310 Bell St. 

Saturday, April 1: 9:30-11 a.m. 
Legislative Forum with Senator Jochum and Senator Bowman and Diamond Jo Casino, 310 Bell St.

Grinnell

Saturday, March 4: 9 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Grinnell Area Legislators at First Presbyterian Church, 1025 5th Ave

Saturday, April 1: 9 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Grinnell Area Legislators at First Presbyterian Church, 1025 5th Ave

Mount Pleasant

Saturday, February 25: 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Mount Pleasant Legislative Forum at Iowa Wesleyan University in the Chadwick Library, 107 W. Broad Street.

Saturday, March 25: 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Mount Pleasant Legislative Forum at Iowa Wesleyan University in the Chadwick Library, 107 W. Broad Street.

Saturday, April 22: 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Mount Pleasant Legislative Forum at Iowa Wesleyan University in the Chadwick Library, 107 W. Broad Street.

Nevada

Saturday, March 25: 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
"Legislative Wake Up" with Story County Area Legislators in the City Council Chambers of Nevada City Hall, 1209 6th St.

North Liberty

Saturday, March 25: 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Legislative Forum with Johnson County Area Legislators at North Liberty City Hall, 3 Quail Creek Circle.

Oskaloosa

Saturday, February 25: 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Oskaloosa Eggs & Issues at Smokey Row, 109 S Market Street.

Saturday, March 11: 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Oskaloosa Eggs & Issues at Smokey Row, 109 S Market Street.

Saturday, March 25: 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Oskaloosa Eggs & Issues at Smokey Row, 109 S Market Street.

Spencer

Saturday, March 11: 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Eggs & Issues at Spencer City Hall in the Council Chamber, 418 2nd Ave W. 

Saturday, April 8: 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Eggs & Issues at Spencer City Hall in the Council Chamber, 418 2nd Ave W. 

Waterloo

Friday, March 10:  7:30 a.m.-9 a.m.
"Friday Forums" at Alliance & Chamber Office, 10 West 4th Street. Must register with Cedar Valley Chamber to attend.

Friday, April 14:  7:30 a.m.-9 a.m.
"Friday Forums" at Alliance & Chamber Office, 10 West 4th Street. Must register with Cedar Valley Chamber to attend.