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Council Bluffs Club

H.H. "Red" & Ruth Nelson Council Bluffs Club

The Council Bluffs H.H. “Red” & Ruth Nelson Unit on the Charles E. Lakin Human Services Campus was opened in 2009 and is located at the Charles E. Lakin Human Services Campus. The Club provides services to the 21 area schools located in Council Bluffs, with over 120 members per day. The Club is also a host site to a 21st Century Community Learning Center, which services nearly 60 members from Roosevelt Elementary school daily. The Club provides a multitude of programs that enrich the lives of the area youth. We provide a safe , stable environment to grow and become the leaders of tomorrow.

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  • Club Hours

    May 28th - August 1st
    Monday - Friday: 12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

    School Year
    Monday: 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Tuesday – Friday: 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

  • Ages

    Serving boys and girls ages 6 to 18

  • Membership Fees

    $30 per child/per year

    *All memberships expire on December 31.

  • Transportation

    School Bus:
    Bloomer Elementary School
    Edison Elementary School
    Franklin Elementary School
    Hoover Elementary School
    Kirn Middle School

    Club Van:
    Roosevelt Elementary School
    Thomas Jefferson High School
    Wilson Middle School

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Tom Linnell
Club Director

(712) 256-5603






815 North 16th St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51501