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Our May 2016 Newsletter Now Online


Pi Lovana – Owner of Prive’ Nails & Tan in Adel, Iowa

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

This month we spoke with Privé Nails & Tan in Adel to learn more about the nail salon, just in time for sandal season.

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

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Many thanks to our supporters and sponsors who made this issue possible:

  • Adel Auto Parts Corp. NAPA - Adel Iowa
  • LSB Insurance
  • Linen FlowersTimeless Handiwork
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  • Reich Law Firm
  • John D Gomke Charity
  • Brick Street BBQ - Brick St. BBQ
  • Your Ad Here in the DiscoverAdel Newsletter
  • G.Rafics Inc. Design
  • Adel Lions Club
  • Raccoon River Valley Trail
  • Adel-DeSoto-Minburn Scholarship Foundation Fund, Inc.
  • ADM Alumni - Adel Iowa
  • ISU Ext Office Dallas County

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May is Maytag Month at Adel TV & Appliances

Adel-TV-Maytag-SaleCourtesy of Adel Winterset TV & Appliance:

Once a year rebates on Maytag Appliances including washers, dryers, refrigerators, ranges, microwaves and dishwashers are now in effect through June 4, 2016

Up to $750 off is available on combination purchases

New models are in stock. Take one home today. Now is the best time of year to buy Maytag appliances. […] Continue Reading…

Dallas County 4-H Clothing Event Day June 18th

ISU_Ext_4H_Clothing_DayCourtesy of the ISU Extension Office:

Dallas County 4-H Clothing Event Day Saturday, June 18th, 2016 at Grace West Church 6820 Ashworth Rd., West Des Moines, Iowa.

Judging is 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Doors will open for those dressing at Grace West Church, 3:00 p.m.

All participants […] Continue Reading…

Brenton Arboretum Friday FUN Walk May 6th

Brenton Arboretum Friday Fitness WalkCourtesy of Brenton Arboretum:

Friday Fitness Walk Date: 5/06/2016
Time: 9:00 am to 10:00 am
Non-Members Fee: $5.00
Members Fee: Free

Stay fit as you enjoy fresh air and lively conversation on a brisk walk around the Arboretum!

We are pleased to have Whitney Bouma of the […] Continue Reading…

2016 “BAD Golf Outing” Business Appreciation Day – June 24

APCC-GolfOutingAdel Partners Chamber of Commerce:

The Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce asks that you Save the Date for the 4 person Best Shot at River Valley Golf Course on June 24th.

$50/person includes 9 holes of golf, cart, and meal.

Make plans to join the fun.

Contact the chamber office for more information at […] Continue Reading…

Adel Family Dentistry Collecting Items for Kids Comfort Kits

Adel Family Dentistry

Courtesy of Adel Family Dentistry:

Adel Family Dentistry is assembling “Kids Comfort Kits” for children going to foster homes.

The Iowa Order of the Eastern Star asked us to help collect items for their project.

We hope our awesome patients can help with the project by donating a duffle bag or backpack, small blankets, pillow cases, small deodorant, […] Continue Reading…

National Public Health Week April 4 – 10th

DallasCountyPublicHealthNursingServices-2Courtesy of Dallas County Public Health Nursing Services:

In honor of National Public Health week, April 4 – 10th we would like to honor the staff at Dallas County Public Health for the work they do to create healthy communities.

View the Dallas County Public Health flyer.

During the first full week of April each year, the […] Continue Reading…

Brenton Arboretum Arbor Day April 29th

Brenton Arboretum Arbor DayCourtesy of Brenton Arboretum:

Arbor Day: 4/29/2016
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Members Fee: Free

Arbor Day (or Arbour; from the Latin arbor, meaning tree) is a holiday in which individuals and groups are encouraged to plant and care for trees. 

Visit the Brenton Arboretum this Friday, to […] Continue Reading…

2016 Primary Election – Absentee Ballots Available April 28th


Courtesy of Dallas County Gov:

Adel, Iowa – Dallas County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections Gene Krumm has announced that absentee ballots for the June 7, 2016 Primary Election are available in the Dallas County Auditor’s Office beginning on April 28, 2016.

Absentee ballots may be cast in the Dallas County Auditor’s Office at 910 Court St., Adel, IA, during regular office hours from 8:00 a.m. to […] Continue Reading…

Grand Opening for Billy’s Ice Cream Store May 15th

Billy's Ice Cream StoreCourtesy of Billy’s Ice Cream Store:

Billy’s Ice Cream Store is hosting a Spring Grand Opening on May 15th.

There will be a clown and face painting from 1-3 pm

Billy and staff invite you to come out and enjoy a treat to officially kick off the 2016 season!

Billy’s is open for lunch as well, serving Burgers, Fries,  […] Continue Reading…

First Adel Partners Chamber Free Concert Series May 27th

Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce:RandyBurkandthePrioners

Save the Date  May 27th, 2016, 7-10 pm. The Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce Free Concert Series starts in May.

Join Raccoon Valley Bank and the Adel Partners Chamber at the Community Stage and Pavilion at 10th & Main.

Randy Burk and The Prisoners is our first band to […] Continue Reading…

Adel First Christian Church – Huge Sale to Benefit 2016 Mission Trip April 30th

First Christian Church Adel IowaCourtesy of First Christian Church:

Huge Sale Saturday, April 30th beginning at 8:00 am at the Adel First Christian Church (218 N. 9th).

The sale proceeds will benefit the 2016 Youth and Families Mission Trip.

Items include small furniture, kitchen items, decorative items, books, DVDs, movies, […] Continue Reading…

Sunset in the Vineyard Concert “Get Off My Lawn” May 27th

Get Off My Lawn - Classic Rock BandCourtesy of Penoach Winery:

Penoach Winery’s first Sunset in the Vineyard Concert of the season is May 27th, 7 am -10 pm.

Enjoy the classic rock sounds of Get Off My Lawn.

Adventure BBQ will be here serving great barbeque.

Penoach Winery is a small, family owned winery housed in […] Continue Reading…

Wednesday Night Community Suppers

UMC Wednesday Night SuppersCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church:

We are planning for Wednesday Evening Meals!

We will be starting our meals on September 16.

Everyone is invited to join the Adel United Methodist Church on Wednesdays for a Community meal.

Wednesday Evening Meals
Service is […] Continue Reading…

2016 Rendezvous Lounge Wednesday Steak Nights

Rendezvous Restaurant & Lounge - Adel, IowaCourtesy of Rendezvous Lounge:

Adel’s Rendezvous Restaurant and Lounge Original Wednesday Steak Nights, 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm.

April 20th 2016 – October 12th 2016.

Cook your own steak, hamburger or chicken on our patio grill and enjoy it with the salad/potato bar!

Tall […] Continue Reading…

2016 Ty Perry Memorial Ride May 7th

MotorcycleTy Perry Memorial Ride:

3rd Annual Ty Perry Memorial Ride, Saturday May 7th, 2016.

To celebrate the life of Ty Perry, there will be a motorcycle ride beginning at Chop’s in Waukee. Doors open at 9:30 am.

Kickstands up at 11:00 am.

Accepting donations for Operation First Response […] Continue Reading…

2016 Farmer’s Market Senior Applications Now Available

Farmers Market AdelCourtesy of Adel HomeCare Services, Inc.:

Farmers’ Market applications are here and may be picked up at HomeCare Services, Inc., 101 N 9th St., Adel, IA 50003.

Qualifications are: You must be 60 years of age, live in Dallas County as of the date of the application, and meet the income requirements.  

Applications may be […] Continue Reading…

Penoach Winery 2016 Iowa Clay Festival May 14 & 15th

IowaClayFestivalCourtesy of Penoach Winery:

Penoach Winery’s annual Iowa Clay Festival is May 14th and 15th, 10 am – 4 pm both days.

Twenty Iowa potters setting up their booths, demonstrating and selling their products beside the vineyard.

Iowa Wine and Iowa pottery, a great combination.

Penoach Winery is […] Continue Reading…

DCCB Wild Iowa Trek (Deadline May 1st)

Courtesy of Dallas County Iowa:DCCB-Trek

Wild Iowa Trek
Date: 07/28 – 30 /2016 

The Dallas County Conservation Board is inviting Dallas County 7th and 8th grade students who are interested in an environmentally immersive experience to apply for Wild Iowa Trek 2016.

From June 28th – 30th, selected students will learn to […] Continue Reading…

Panther Creek Church Hamball Dinner May 1st

Panther Creek Church of the Brethren Adel IowaCourtesy of Panther Creek Church:

Panther Creek Church of the Brethren (24529 J Ave., Adel) invites everyone to the Hamball Dinner on Sunday, May 1st at 11:45 am.

Hamballs, mashed potatoes, green beans, rolls, desserts and beverages will be served. A free will offering will be accepted.

Following the dinner you are invited to stay for the […] Continue Reading…

2016 Dallas County Toddler Festival May 7th

DallasCountyToddlerFestCourtesy of the Adel Public Library

Dallas County Library Association and 4 R Kids ECI are hosting our third annual Dallas County Toddler Festival on Saturday, May 7th from 10:00 am to Noon in the community buildings at the Dallas County Fairgrounds.

We’ll have two hours of free activities dedicated to toddlers and their caregivers, including visitors from the Blank Park Zoo, the. […] Continue Reading…

Studio Q 360 Mother’s Day Massage Packages


Courtesy of Studio Q 360:

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a gift from Studio Q 360 in Adel.

This year give Moms what they really want- a little bit of “ME” time!

Personalized Hot Stone massage melts away stress and tension.

Show Mom how much you care – pick up a gift certificate today! […] Continue Reading…

NAPA Know How This April

NAPA-AdelAutoPartsCourtesy of Adel Auto Parts Corp.

April is the perfect time to spruce up your ride and Adel Auto Parts is your local resource for NAPA Know How.

Take advantage of the nice weather to change your battery, oil, filter, belts and fluids. Brakes getting spongy?

Talk to John and his team to find the perfect pads and rotors for your make and model. Defend […] Continue Reading…

Adel Chocolate Walk April 30th

2nd Annual Adel Chocolate WalkCourtesy of Adel Quilting:

Save the date for the 3rd Annual Adel Chocolate Walk on April 30th

Peruse the shops of Adel and pick up a chocolate sample and recipe.

Enter drawings at each business to win prizes.

This event is designed to spend time with mom or do your […] Continue Reading…