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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School Year
Monday: 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday – Friday: 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Serving boys and girls ages 6 to 18

$30 per child/per year

*All memberships expire on December 31.

Transportation provided from:

  • Franklin Elementary School
  • Woodrow Wilson Jr High School
  • Bloomer Elementary School
  • Gerald W Kirn Middle School
  • Hoover Elementary School


Club Director TBA

Phone: (712) 256-5603


815 North 16th St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51501