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2 Holiday Open House at Adel Quilting & Dry Goods

Adel Quilting and Dry Goods Co Holiday Open HouseCourtesy of Adel Quilting and Dry Goods

Mark your calendar!

Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co in Adel, will host Two Holiday Open Houses.

The first is November 28th and 29th and the second one is December 5th and 6th.

We will demonstrate some cute little projects to make for gifts, offer Christmas panels at 50% off, hand out door prizes and serve fudge.

Do your holiday shopping right here in Adel!

Adel Quilting and Dry Goods
909 Prairie St.
Adel, Iowa 50003
Phone: (515) 993-1170

Penoach Winery 2014 Holiday Open House Dec. 13th -14th

Penoach Winery Adel IowaCourtesy of Penoach Vineyard:

Penoach Winery in Adel, will have their Christmas Open House on Saturday and Sunday, December 13th, 12:00 -5:oo pm and December 14th, 1:00 - 5:00 pm.

Stop by for wine specials, goodies, taste hot mulled Apple and cranberry wine, and shop for Christmas gifts.

Wine and winarita mix [...] Continue Reading...

Adel Public Library Community Gift Wrapping Dec. 8th - 22nd

Adel Public Library Foundation offers Holiday Gift WrappingCourtesy of the Adel Public Library

December can be a stressful time and the Adel Public Library Foundation is here to help.

Staff and Friends will be on hand to gift-wrap your Christmas presents for a free will donation while you look for something good to read.

Gift wrapping is available during normal library hours from [...] Continue Reading...

“Reach for the Stars” Grants Available Deadline Jan. 30th

Child CareCourtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

Child Care Quality Improvement Grants Available

Child care providers seeking to improve the quality of child care within their facilities could qualify for grants sponsored by 4Rkids Early Childhood Iowa.

Applications forms for the “Reach for the Stars” grant will be available to child care centers, preschools and child development home providers located [...] Continue Reading...

Build a Gingerbread House at the Adel Library Dec. 9th

Build a Ginger Bread House at the Adel Library Courtesy of Adel Library:

At the  Adel Public Library we have the perfect family holiday event to get everyone in the Christmas spirit.

Come to our Family Gingerbread House Event at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, December 9th and build gingerbread houses as a family.

This event is free and all supplies will be provided. [...] Continue Reading...

Holiday Open House at Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Dec. 5th

Adel Quilting and Dry Goods Co Holiday Open HouseCourtesy of Adel Quilting and Dry Goods

Mark your calendar!

December 5th is Holiday Open House in Adel, 5 to 7 p.m.

Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co will host children’s book author, Phyllis Kaldenberg, for a book signing of her new Christmas storybook plus, Chelsey, from Mosaics by Chelsey, will be in the shop with a complete [...] Continue Reading...

Faith Lutheran's 2014 Parent's Day Out Dec. 7th

Parents Day Out Faith Lutheran Church Adel IaCourtesy of Faith Lutheran Church:

Let Faith Lutheran Church watch the kids as you get some Christmas shopping done!

Sunday December 7th, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Please register your children at the Church office, (515) 993-3848.

This will be a fun time for for children. [...] Continue Reading...

Faith's Candlelight Musical Service Dec. 3rd

Candle Light DinnerCourtesy of Adel Faith Lutheran Church:

On Wednesday, December 3rd, at 6:00 p.m., Faith Lutheran Church has a candlelight dinner, featuring ham, cheesy potatoes, salad and a dessert, with a program of Christmas music performed by local musicians at 7:00 p.m.

No charge for the dinner or music program.

The community is invited to this event to celebrate the beginning of [...] Continue Reading...

2014 Festival of Trees Dec. 5th & 7th

First Christian Church Festival of Trees Adel IowaCourtesy of First Christian Church:

The Festival of Trees will be open on Friday night December 5th during the Adel Partners Holiday Open House.

We will have our Tearoom on the following Sunday, December 7th.

Proceeds from these events have gone to the Food Pantry, Kids Clothes Closet, Crisis Intervention, Meals of the Heartland, Adel Ministerial Association, to [...] Continue Reading...

Harvey's 2014 Holiday Wreath Workshop Nov. 29th

Christmas WreathCourtesy of Harvey's Greenhouse:

Come make and take Harvey's Greenhouse Facebook featured wreath!

We will host this workshop on Saturday, November 29th from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm.

This will be an open house style workshop and we recommend 60 minutes to complete, but you are welcome to stay as long as you [...] Continue Reading...

ISU Ext. Help Farmers Cope With Stress November, 2014

ISU Ext Dallas County - FarmerCourtesy of ISU Extension:

Help Farmers Cope With Stress November, 2014

Farming is one of the most stressful occupations in the United States, and this harvest farmers are dealing with many additional stressors such as weather and a significant decline in commodity prices.

Although individuals involved in the agriculture industry [...] Continue Reading...

2014 Operation Christmas Child Collection Week Nov 17-24

Operation Christmas Child Adel IowaCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church

November 17 - 24 is National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child!

Filling an empty shoe box with basic, simple items, such as school supplies, hygiene items (no liquids, please), small toys, and hard candy can make the difference of a lifetime for a child!

This outreach, a [...] Continue Reading...

Dallas County to Enter Fight Against Food Insecurity Nov. 19

OutreachDallas County Public Health Nursing Services:

Outreach Hunger-Free Iowa Initiative Works Toward Locally Generated Answers to Food Insecurity Puzzle

Why is it that more than 6,400 residents of Dallas County are food insecure?

Even though we live in Iowa, the breadbasket of the world, there are children and adults in our [...] Continue Reading...

Associates of The Village at Legacy Pointe Retirement Community Earn Recognition in Memory Care

The Village at Legacy Pointe Retirement CommunityCourtesy of Watermark  Communities/VillageLegacyPointe:

Associates of The Village at Legacy Pointe Retirement Community Earn Recognition in Memory Care.

There are more than 44 million people living with some form of memory loss or dementia across the world.

As November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, [...] Continue Reading...

Alzheimer's Support Group - 2nd. Thursdays

Alzheimer's Support Group - Waukee iowaCourtesy of Watermark  Communities/VillageLegacyPointe:

Join The Village at Legacy Pointe of Waukee for an Alzheimer's Support Group for family members and loved ones of those battling Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia.

The group meets the second Thursday of each month from 6 - 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room at 1650 SE Holiday Crest Circle. [...] Continue Reading...

Shop with a Cop Nominations Due Nov 28th

Shop with a Cop Dallas-County-Sheriffs-Benevolent-AssociationCourtesy of the Dallas County Sheriff's Benevolent Association:

Shop with a Cop & Food Basket Program

This will be the 19th year for the Benevolent Food Basket and Shop with a Cop programs.

They assist the less fortunate families within our county. The [...] Continue Reading...

Thanksgiving Free Throw Turkey Toss November 22nd

Courtesy of Adel Parks and Recreation

Thanksgiving Free Throw Turkey Toss

A fun Adel holiday tradition for the whole family!

Each team must consist of one parent and one child from the same family. Teams will shoot 30 free-throws, (15 per person) from the Free-throw line.

Competition will be [...] Continue Reading...