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: Heather Reis, 515-491-1917
Cub Scouts – Horizon Contact: Mark Safranski, 515-314-0977 email
Cub Scouts – Lawson Cub Scout Pack 29
Contact: Chris Stephenson or Daniel Fitzgerald
Cub Scouts – Timber Ridge Contact: Kaycee Schippers email
Cub Scouts – Wallace Cub Scout Pack 62 email
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 Flag football Offered in the fall for grades 1-4 email
Johnston Little League T-ball and baseball for ages 5-18 website
Johnston Soccer 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 Basketball Winter league for boys and girls grades 2-6 email
Johnston Youth Football Tackle football for grades 3-7 website