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Lincoln Savings Bank Grand Reopening May 10th

LSB Adel Grand ReopeningCourtesy of Lincoln Savings Bank:

Come visit Lincoln Savings Bank at our new address for our Grand Reopening Celebration!

Our Team Thanks You for the continued privilege to serve the community!

Wednesday, May 10th 5:00 – 8:00 pm

We have a brand new office but our same home-town team is excited to celebrate with you!

Stop by for live music, delicious food and lots of fun!

Lincoln Savings Bank – LSB Insurance
312 Nile Kinnick Dr.
Adel IA 50003
Office: 515-993-5663

Lincoln Savings Bank – Member FDIC

Adel Chocolate Walk May 13th

2nd Annual Adel Chocolate WalkCourtesy of Adel Chocolate Walk:

Join Adel HealthMart, Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co., Decor Adel, Brick Street Books & Cafe, Brick Street Bakery, and Studio Q 360 for the 4th annual Chocolate Walk!

Each business will be serving up a yummy chocolate treat along with the recipe.

Obtain a passport at any location and have it […] Continue Reading…

Adel Public Library Receives Grants

Courtesy of Adel Library:2017DCFGrantReception

The Adel Public Library is thrilled to receive a grant from the Dallas County Foundation which provides the funds for a new floor to be installed in our Community Room! Thanks to our Friends Foundation for their matching funds.

The library has been blessed to receive additional grant funds from the Adel Rotary Club which has allowed us to purchase […] Continue Reading…

Iowa’s Rocket Girl Barbara Paulson at Adel Library May 18th

Courtesy of Adel Library:Barbara Paulson

Iowa’s Rocket Girl Barbara Paulson will visit the Adel Public Library Thursday, May 18th at 2:00 pm.

Ms. Paulson will speak about her time at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and her work on Corporal Rockets.

Space for this program is limited to just twenty people, so please register in advance at […] Continue Reading…

2017 Dallas County Toddler Festival May 6th

Courtesy of the Adel Public Library

Dallas County Library Association and 4 R Kids ECI are hosting our fourth annual Dallas County Toddler Festival on Saturday, May 6th from 10:00 am to Noon in the agricultural 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, and […] Continue Reading…

ISU Ext. Dallas County – New Executive Director Jeff Jackson

Courtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

Jeff Jackson has accepted the newly created position of executive director for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach in Dallas County effective May 1.

As executive director, Jackson will provide leadership to the Dallas County Extension Council and staff while overseeing delivery of educational programs that align with the needs of […] Continue Reading…

BASE® Staff Volunteers at Meals from the Heartland

Courtesy of Base®:

BASE® employees spent a Friday afternoon packaging meals for the hungry at Meals from the Heartland, a charity located in West Des Moines, Iowa.

In two short hours, over 17,000 meals were packaged to send to malnourished people in Iowa, across the United States and around the world. 

BASE® was […] Continue Reading…

ISU Ext. Announces New Regional Director – Andrea Nelson

Courtesy of the Dallas Co Extension OfficeNelson_Andrea

Andrea Nelson has accepted the position of regional director for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Region 13 serving Dallas, Polk, Madison and Warren counties effective May 1.

As regional director, Nelson will provide leadership to county extension councils and oversee delivery of regional educational programs that align with needs of the region. […] Continue Reading…

Adel Family Fun Center – Free Bowling For A Year!

Adel Family Fun CenterCourtesy of the Adel Family Fun Center:

We are giving away FREE bowling for an entire year to 2 lucky winners! 1 youth (under 18) and 1 adult (19+).

All you have to do is come in during the month of May and bowl a game!

For every game bowled it’s an entry into the drawing!

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Terry – Soap Opera Digest

Editor’s note: It seems there was a “mix-up” on a list at the airport. So, instead of another installment of international travel from our little explorer, we have a staycation treat as Terry crashes in the editor’s lounge, eating cheese curls and watching a LOT of daytime TV…

Once again it is I, Terry Traveler, your lone source of truth in these, the days of our lives.

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Friends of the Library Foundation Luncheon April 22nd

Tea PartyCourtesy of the Adel Public Library

The annual Friends of the Adel Public Library Foundation Luncheon will be on Saturday, April 22nd at 11:30 with a program to follow at 12:30.

They will be serving an afternoon tea with savory tea sandwiches, mini quiche, fresh fruit, assorted tea cookies, sugar cookie tarts, and tea.

Guests are […] Continue Reading…

Spring Cleanup – April 29th

Adel City Garage SaleCourtesy of City of Adel:

Items must be out at the curb by 7:00 am. Large household appliances still require a $10.00 sticker (TVs over 30 inches need 2 stickers), which can be purchased at Adel City Hall.

The South Dallas County Landfill will sponsor the Hazardous Waste pickup at Kinnick-Feller park from 10:00 a.m. to noon that […] Continue Reading…

Adel Auto Parts – Help Wanted

HelpWantedAdelCourtesy of Adel NAPA:

Help Wanted at Adel NAPA:

We are accepting applications for Full and Part time Delivery Drivers

Excellent driving record required.

Apply in person at:
Adel Auto Parts Corporation
809 Main Street • Adel, Iowa 50003
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Citywide Garage Sale – April 22nd

Adel City Garage SaleCourtesy of City of Adel:

The Citywide Garage Sale will be held on Saturday, April 22. Please visit Adel City Hall or the Adel Public Library for the most up-to-date list.

City of Adel
301 S. 10th St. • Adel, Iowa 50003
Phone: (515) 993-4525

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National Library Week at Adel Public Library April 10th-15th

adel-libraryCourtesy of Adel Library:

Celebrate National Library Week April 10-15!

Visit the Adel Public Library during National Library Week and participate in our spring book swap.

We also have a top reader contest where the people who check out the most library materials during National Library Week will win […] Continue Reading…

Become a NAPA Rewards Member Today!

NAPA_RewardsCourtesy of Adel Auto Parts:

Get $5 For Every $100 You Spend.

$5 Welcome Reward

It’s free to sign up, and there are no membership fees.

Complete your profile at for an additional $5 off!

At this time, […] Continue Reading…

Spring Savings at Adel Auto Parts This April

NAPA-AdelAutoPartsSpring into savings all month long at Adel Auto Parts!

During April, buy a NAPA bucket for $2.99, and get 20% off on three or more items you can fit inside the bucket!

The savings continue with oil change specials, deep discounts on wiper blades, and select car care items starting at $3.99.

Spring is the season for batteries! NAPA Lawn […] Continue Reading…

Our April 2017 Newsletter Now Online


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

Earth Day is April 22nd. We highlight the different ways to celebrate, right here in Adel.

Terry is back this issue. Actually, Terry is still here. It seems there was a “mix-up” on a list at the airport. 

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:

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