2018 Meeting Schedule

January 15: Regular Meeting. Library closed for MLK Day. Meeting will be at St. Peter's Catholic Church at 618 E 18th St.
February 19: Executive Committee Meeting – East Side Library
March 19: Executive Committee Meeting
April 16: Regular Meeting
May 21: Executive Committee Meeting
June 18: Executive Committee Meeting
July 16: Regular Meeting
September 17: Executive Committee Meeting
October 15: Regular Meeting in small library conference room
November 19: Executive Committee Meeting
December: NO MEETING

Regular meetings of NEN are held on the third Monday of October, January, April and July at the East Side Library, 2559 Hubbell Ave, Des Moines Iowa. These are open meetings and anyone is welcome. All Executive Committee Meetings will be held on a third Monday of every month with the exception of August and December at the East Side Library 6pm.


Northeast Neighbors is a nonprofit organization founded in Iowa in 2005 to advance the interests and vitality of Northeast Des Moines neighborhoods. Since its inception, Northeast Neighbors has been instrumental in unifying the voice of the neighborhoods we represent and helping that voice be heard throughout the entire Des Moines community.

Our Mission

  • Share information of common interest and value
  • Increase the power of member neighborhood groups and associations to improve their areas and address major projects in the area
  • To promote projects, forums, conferences and other community efforts
  • Advocate for civic improvements and reforms for the benefit of the northeast area of Des Moines

Neighborhood Boundaries

Bordered on the north and east by the Des Moines City limits and on the South and West by the Des Moines River.