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2018 Fall Conferences

September 11-12

Arrowwood Resort
1405 Hwy 71
October 23-24

Grand River Center
500 Bell Street




September 11-12

October 23-24


Conference Information

Full Registration Includes
CEU Processing, all breaks and meals. Complete the registration form and mail to IRWA along with payment.   Please use one form for each person registering.  Or you can register online at www.iowaruralwater.org .

Reservations can be made at the following hotels;

Arrowwood Resort 712-332-2161 – Reservation deadline is August 10th, 2018
AmericInn of Lake Okoboji -712-332-9000 – Reservation deadline is August 9th, 2018
Okoboji Commons – 712-332-2222  

Grand Harbor Resort - 563-690-3270. Reservation deadline is September 22nd, 2018. 

Up to 10 CEU hours will be offered for water distribution, water treatment or wastewater. CEU can be split.  CEU forms must be completed before you leave the training session.

Call the Iowa Rural Water Association @ 641/787-0330

Cancellation Policy
If written cancellation notice is received by August 24th for Okoboji and October 5th for Dubuque, you will receive a full refund minus a $25 administration fee.  No refunds will be issued for either conference after these dates.


Additional Activities

Golf Tournament (Okoboji ONLY) – 4PM
2-Man best shot golf tournament to be held at Brooks Golf Club (Okoboji).  Must sign up by 10:00 AM Tuesday at the IRWA registration desk.

Shooting Range Poker (Okoboji ONLY) – 4PM
Seven rounds shot at a Poker Hand Target held at the APEX Indoor Shooting Range in Fostoria, IA (on Hwy 71).  $25.00 per person, includes Pistol (several options to choose from), 50 rounds of ammo, hearing protection and range officer.  36 people maximum.  Cash prize to for the best hand.  Please DO NOT bring your own pistol as they will be provided.  Must sign up by 10:00 AM Tuesday at the IRWA registration desk.

Iowa Chop Meal (Okoboji ONLY) – 6:15 PM to 7:30 PM
Following the golf tournament and shooting range poker, join us at Arrowwood Resort (Okoboji) for our annual Iowa Chop Meal, which is included with your paid full registration.

Bowling Tournament (Dubuque ONLY) – 4 PM
2-Man teams, 3 rounds of bowling, prizes for winning teams and overalls.  To be held at the Cherry Lanes inside Diamond Joe Casino.  Cost is $15.00 per person. Must sign up by 10:00 AM Tuesday at the IRWA registration desk.

IRWA Annual Social Event (Dubuque ONLY) – 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Join us for supper and social time at the Diamond Joe Casino Bridge/Harbor Room.  Supper buffet will be served starting at 6:30 PM.  On the menu is salad, breadstick, Baked Pasta Primavera and Chicken Parmesan which is included with your paid full registration.  There will be a host keg beer and cash bar available.  Supper service closes at 7:30 PM.  Following supper, stay and socialize, play a few games on the patio and enjoy time with friends. 

An event membership of one-cent per person is included in your registration fee(s) allowing participation in NRWA fundraising activities.  This is required by Federal Election Commission laws.  If you wish to opt-out please go the registration desk at the conference for your refund of this one-cent fee.


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Questions about our conference?
Contact Cathy at 641-787-0330 or [email protected]