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City of Adel Mosquito Spraying August 25th

Adel New LogoCourtesy of City of Adel:

The City of Adel is scheduled to spray for mosquitoes during the evening of Thursday, August 25th.

Depending on the weather, the spraying will begin between 8:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. that night and should last several hours.


Adel City Hall
301 S. 10th Street
Adel, Iowa 50003
Phone: (515) 993-4525

Randy Burk and the Prisoners at Penoach Winery Sept 9th

RandyBurkandthePrionersCourtesy of Penoach Winery:

The September 9th performance of Penoach Winery’s 2016 Summer Concert Series features Randy Burk and the Prisoners.

This is the last performance of the 2016 Sunset in the Vineyard Concert series.

The band plays from 7 to 10:00 p.m.

Bring a lawn chair and a friend and get ready to […] Continue Reading…

Summer Garage Sale at Adel Library Aug 26th – 27th

Adel Public Library Garage SaleCourtesy of Adel Public Library:

The next Friends of the Adel Public Library Foundation summer Garage Sales will be Friday August 26th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday August 27th from 10:00 am to Noon in the second floor conference room.

The garage sales have lots of household and outdoor items and every month there are new items added that have been donated from […] Continue Reading…

2016 Adel Sweet Corn Festival Thank You

2015 Adel Sweet Corn FestivalAdel Partners Chamber of Commerce:

The Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce, would like to say, THANK YOU THANK YOU to all the Volunteers, Vendors, City Staff, Sponsors and the Attendees.

Please take time to thank these busi­nesses for their ongoing support of the annual Sweet Corn Festival. Their service and experience help […] Continue Reading…

Master Gardener Program Training this Fall

Master Gardener ISUEOCourtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dallas County will host Master Gardener program trainings beginning September 20, 2016 in Adel.

Gardeners who want to become an Iowa Master Gardener should complete the core training course this fall through ISU Extension and Outreach in Dallas County.

The Master […] Continue Reading…

Doc’s Hunt Club 2016-2017 Season Starts Sept. 1st

Doc's Hunt ClubCourtesy of Doc’s Hunt Club

Doc’s Hunt Club is the perfect place to experience an adventure, enjoy the great Midwest, make lifetime memories, and bring families and friends together.

Our reduced “Summer Special” membership rates are only available for a few more days (see below for details).

Doc’s Individual Membership offers you — […] Continue Reading…

Terry Traveler – Desert Journey

Terry TravelerI had trouble believing at first, but if anyone would wander around in the desert wearing a parka it’d be Terry. That still doesn’t mean I’m paying the receipts on this one. – Editor

The other day I, Terry Traveler, your loyal explorer of places unknown, found myself in a captivating place of wonder.

It had been a long journey through desert terrain leading me towards a gigantic monolith against […] Continue Reading…

AHeinz57 8th Annual Ruff Ride Aug. 27th

Courtesy of AHeinz57 Pet Rescue:AHeinz_Ruff_Ride_2016

AHeinz57 Pet Rescue and Transport will host its 8th Annual “Ruff Ride” Charity Motorcycle Ride to benefit homeless and death row dogs in Iowa on Saturday August 27, 2016.

Last year’s event drew over 350 bikes and this year’s event looks to be even bigger and better with great prizes, fun games, a BBQ dinner and live music from the band Abby Normal.

Ride starts […] Continue Reading…

ADM K-5 Flag Football Sign-up Deadline Aug. 26th

ADM-Flag-FootballCourtesy of Adel Flag Football:

The ADM K·5 Flag Football Sign-up is underway.

Flag football is a great way for kids to burn energy while learning the fundamentals of football.

Registration Deadline: Friday, August 28th. Season: Tuesday, September 13th,  to […] Continue Reading…

Our August 2016 Newsletter Now Online


Bryce Smith – Owner of Adel Family Fun Center

The Latest Issue of the Newsletter is now archived for viewing online.

This month we had the pleasure to sit down with Bryce Smith of the Adel Family Fun Center. Bryce is also a 2016 candidate for the Iowa House of Representatives, District 19. 

Terry is back with another adventure, one I had trouble believing at first, but if anyone would wander around in the desert wearing a parka it’d be Terry. That still doesn’t mean I’m paying the receipts on this one.

We’ve got articles on the Adel Sweet Corn Festival, the 5K, Dog ParkFundraising Events, and much More!

So grab a cup of coffee, there’s a lot to cover this month and we look forward to seeing you in Adel.

Get the Newsletter delivered to your email the first business day of each month. Click on the Newsletter button at the top of the site to register.

Many thanks to our supporters and sponsors who made this issue possible: […] Continue Reading…

2016 All Dallas County Reads 1 Book – Meet the Author


Read with the Adel Public Library this summer as part of the third annual Dallas County Reads 1 Book.

This year they’ve selected the mystery novel “Missing Pieces” by Heather Gudenkauf”.

The Evening Book Club will discuss this book on Thursday, August 25th at 7:00 pm. The Brown Bag Book Club will have their discussion on Thursday, September 8th at […] Continue Reading…

Final Mix at Free Friday Concert Friday, Aug 26th


Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce:

FinalMixShowBand will perform at the Pavilion on Friday, August 26th from 7 – 10 pm.

Every fourth Friday this summer, the Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce, along with other local sponsors, will host FREE community stage events. 

A special thank you to Adel Family Dentistry for […] Continue Reading…

ISU Ext. Together We Can Sept. 13 – Oct. 4th

TogetherWeCanCourtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

Co-parenting program in Waukee

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Dallas County in partnership with Waukee Christian Services will be offering Together We Can: Creating  Healthy Future Together, a workshop series for co-parents.

This program is for single parents with young […] Continue Reading…

Adel Winterset TV & Appliance – What are Your Kids Sleeping On?

AdelWintersetTVApplianceCourtesy of Adel Winterset TV & Appliance:

What are Your Kids Sleeping On?

Children need a good nights sleep for peak performance in school.

Give them what they need with a new bed from Adel Winterset TV & Appliance.

They have a large display room with many choices to meet your needs and your budget. […] Continue Reading…

Studio Q 360 – Accomplish Your Dreams with Massage


Courtesy of Studio Q 360:Accomplish Your Dreams with Massage   

Before each appointment I ask my clients, “what is your goal for the massage today?” Most answer “Relaxation”.

Relaxation is a broad category that often creates a misunderstanding, leading to a lackluster experience for the client.

For some, relaxation means “I want to fall asleep for

[…] Continue Reading…