Enriching Organizations for Our Youth

The district strives to share information with its youth regarding opportunities within the community. Any community non-profit organization may provide information electronically via the website and virtual backpack.


American Legion Post #728 Contact: Larry Sheesley, 515-253-3928
City of Johnston Everything you need to know about the city of Johnston website
Crown Point Community Center Available for public rental website
Cub Scouts – Beaver Creek Cub Scout Pack 244
Contact: Adam Gatton
Facebook:  Johnston Cub Scout Pack 244
Cub Scouts – Horizon Cub Scout Pack 198
Open to all K-5 Boys & Girls
Facebook:  Johnston Cub Scout Pack 198
Cub Scouts – Lawson Cub Scout Pack 29
Open to all K-5 Boys & Girls
Contact Kevin Harris,  515-240-1122
Facebook: Johnston Cub Scout Pack 29
Cub Scouts – Timber Ridge Cub Scout Pack 31
Contact: Kaycee Schippers
Open to all K-5 Boys & Girls
Facebook:  Johnston Cub Scout Pack 31
Cub Scouts – Wallace Cub Scout Pack 62
Open to all K-5 Boys & Girls
Facebook:  Johnston Cub Scout Pack 62
Girl Scouts Contact: Jasmine Brodie, 515-782-2881 | info@gsiowa.org website
Johnston Chamber of Commerce Information regarding Johnston businesses and events website
Johnston Forevergreens 4-H club for Johnston students website
Johnston Kiwanis Meets Tuesdays at 6:45 a.m. in the Crown Point Community Center
Contact: Dale Doudna, 515-577-3426
Johnston Lions Club Longest functioning service organization in Johnston website
Johnston Parks & Recreation Information about Johnston parks, trails, and programs website
Johnston Partnership Non-profit serving Johnston schools and community website
Johnston Public Library Open to the public M-Th 9-8, F-Sat 9-5:30, Sun 1-5 website
Johnston Rotary Meets Tuesdays at 7 a.m. at Hyperion Field Club website
Johnston Senior Adults Meal site and programs for adults 50+ website
Johnston Toastmasters Meets Wednesdays from 12-1 p.m. at Pioneer Hi-Bred Carver Center
Contact: Karin Bennett, 515-270-4276
Johnston/Urbandale VFW Post 9668 Meets first Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at VFW Hall
Contact: Roy Mann, 515-276-3672

Athletic Clubs

Johnston Basketball Club Basketball club for boys and girls grades 3-8 website
Johnston Blaze Swim Club Swim club opportunities for ages 5+ website
Johnston Little League T-ball and baseball for ages 5-18 website
Johnston Urbandale Soccer Club Fall and spring seasons offered for ages 5-19 website
Johnston Running Club Track & field and cross country club for all ages website
Johnston Volleyball Club Clinics and teams for boys and girls grades 3-8 website
Johnston Wrestling Club  Competitive wrestling for grades K-12 website
Johnston Youth Football Tackle football for grades 3-7 website