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2015 NAPA Gold Filter Sale Sept 14th - 19th

NAPA Adel Auto Parts Corp.Courtesy of Adel Auto Parts Corp:

September is a great month to maintain your car with the Adel Auto Parts Corporation!

Mark your calendars for the NAPA Gold Filter Sale, September 14th - 19th, 2015.

There's never been a better time to get with the Program. The NAPA Filters Program keeps you running and saves you money at every turn.

Complete filter coverage. Reliable delivery. And a preventive maintenance survey. Stop in and talk to owner John Standley and his team to find out more about this great program at Adel's local NAPA store.

Don't forget to check out OUR NEW WEBSITEwww.AdelAutoParts.com for all current specials plus NAPA Know How and the mobile app for NAPA Know How.

NAPA Filters 2015

Make Us Your Engine Protection Connection, don't miss this Great opportunity to save!

Adel Auto Parts Corporation
809 Main Street
Adel, Iowa 50003
515-993-3212
Website: www.AdelAutoParts.com

Perry Auto Parts
Perry, Iowa 50220
515-465-4615
Website: www.AdelAutoParts.com

City of Adel - Honor the Call to Serve Deadline Sept. 2nd

Adel New LogoCourtesy of City of Adel:

City Board & Commission Openings

Serving on a City Board or Commission is a great way to become involved in shaping the direction of your community.

If you've ever wanted to be a part of the decision-making process, please consider serving today! [...] Continue Reading...

Visit Adel This Weekend August 28th - 30th

Discover Adel This Weekend

It's a great time to visit Adel this weekend!

On Friday, grab Lunch Downtown, stop by the Library Garage Sale, enjoy an Evening of Family Fun downtown and More.

Saturday, ride for a Charity, stop by the Museum, catch Abby Normal in the evening and More.

Sunday, sign up for a League, catch a little Golf and More!

We look forward to seeing you in Adel this weekend!

WEEKEND SCHEDULE:

FRIDAY AUGUST 28th:
Brick St. Books & Cafe  7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
803 Main St., Adel, Iowa

Al Dente Toffee and New Summer Hours  8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
109 N. 9th St., Adel, Iowa

ADM K-3 Flag Football Sign-up Deadline  8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
301 S 10th St., Adel, Iowa

Summer Garage Sale at Adel Library  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
310 S 10th St., Adel, Iowa

Casa de Oro Open  11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
815 Main St., Adel, Iowa

Al Dente Lunch Specials 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
109 N. 9th St., Adel, Iowa

2015 Adel Partners Evening of Family Fun  7:00 p.m.
Main & 10th St., Adel, Iowa

River Valley Golf
22927 Valley View Trl. S., Adel, Iowa

SATURDAY AUGUST 29th:
Al Dente Toffee and New Summer Hours  8:00 a.m.  - 4:00 p.m.
109 N. 9th St., Adel, Iowa

Brick St. Books & Cafe 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
803 Main St., Adel, Iowa

AHeinz57 Annual Ruff Ride Charity Event  10:00 a.m.
Main St., Adel, Iowa

Summer Garage Sale at Adel Library 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m
310 S 10th St., Adel, Iowa

Adel Youth Bowling League Sign-up   11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
1526 Greene St., Adel, Iowa

Casa de Oro Open  11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
815 Main St., Adel, Iowa

Adel Historical Museum Open for 2015  12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
1129 Main St., Adel, Iowa 

Abby Normal in Concert on Stage & Pavillion  6:00 p.m.
Main St. & 10th St., Adel, Iowa

River Valley Golf
22927 Valley View Trl. S., Adel, Iowa

SUNDAY AUGUST 30th:
Brick St. Books & Cafe  8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
803 Main St., Adel, Iowa

Casa de Oro Kids Eat for $2.00  11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
815 Main St., Adel, Iowa

Adel Youth Bowling League Sign-up   11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
1526 Greene St., Adel, Iowa

Quilts and the Civil War  1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
14581 K. Ave., Perry Iowa

River Valley Golf
22927 Valley View Trl. S., Adel, Iowa [...] Continue Reading...

John's Baby Steps 5K/1Mile Race & Memory Walk - Oct 3rd

John D Gomke 5K logoCourtesy of John D. Gomke Charity Inc.:

We are excited to host the 6th Annual John's Baby Steps 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk on Saturday, October 3rd at Kinnick-Feller Park in Adel!

This chip timed race & memory walk starts with remembering our angel babies and is concluded with an awards presenting of age & gender categories & Kids Fun Run.

There will also [...] Continue Reading...

Preschool Transportation Assistance Available

ISU Pre School TransportationCourtesy of Dallas County ISU Ext:

Children who live in Adel, Perry, Winterset, Greenfield and Indianola who qualify for preschool tuition grants, for households at or below 200 percent poverty level, may be eligible to ride public transportation at a free or reduced rate.

Children can be picked up from their home or childcare center and dropped off at participating [...] Continue Reading...

2015 Adel Partners Evening of Family Fun Aug. 28th

Adel Partners 2015 Free FridayAdel Partners Chamber of Commerce:

Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce 2015 Free Friday Series

Join the Adel Partners and Adel Kiwanis Club for an evening of Family Fun. Friday, August 28th, 2015.

Puppeteer, Clowns, and Hypnotist.
Start time 7 pm at Adel Community Stage and Pavillion

Questions may be [...] Continue Reading...

Adel Quilting & Dry Goods - Quilt Circle of Friends Sept. 21st

Adel Quilting and Dry Goods CoCourtesy of Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co.

Monday, Sept. 21st, at 6 pm, Quilt Circle of Friends, a club that meets monthly at Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co, will host an open house at the Adel Library.

Featured speaker for the evening is designer, Kelly Mueller from The Wooden Bear Designs.

She will demonstrate printing fun designs on [...] Continue Reading...

Al Dente Toffee Lunch Specials August 25th - 28th

Al Dente - Lasagna

Courtesy of Al Dente Toffee:

Adel's Al Dente Toffee Weekly Lunch Specials for August 25th - 28th:

Tuesday: NEW! Chicken Stuffed French Bread- Chicken breasts, bacon, ranch, and melty colby jack cheese all toasted up in a french roll. Includes chips and drink $7.25

Wednesday: Bacon Mac 'n' Cheese with drink $7

Thursday: [...] Continue Reading...

ADM K-3 Flag Football Sign-up Deadline Aug. 28th

ADM Flag FootballCourtesy of Adel Park and Rec:

The ADM K·3 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: [...] Continue Reading...

AHeinz57 Annual Ruff Ride Charity Event Aug. 29th

AHeinz57 Ruff RideCourtesy of AHeinz 57 Ruff Ride:

AHeinz57 Pet Rescue and Transport will host its 7th Annual “Ruff Ride” Charity Motorcycle Rideto benefit homeless and death row dogs in Iowa on Saturday August 29th, 2015.

Last year’s event drew over 300 bikes and this year’s event looks to be even bigger and better with great prizes, fun games and an [...] Continue Reading...

Adel 2015-2016 Youth Bowling League Sign-up

Adel Family Fun CenterCourtesy of the Adel Family Fun Center:

Kids and students ages 4-21! The Adel Family Fun Center will hold four informational meetings for the 2015-2016 Adel Youth Bowling League. 

The season starts in September and runs through the winter.

Info/Sign-up Dates:
Saturday, August 29th, 11 am Or 1 pm.
Sunday, [...] Continue Reading...

Terry Traveller - Ode Du Skunk

Terry TravellerThis explains that bottle of "cologne" I got for Christmas... - Editor

Last summer I was honored to attend a unique travel “happening” (as the hippies used to say) in Colorado.

A group of urbanites and hamsters, I mean hipsters, along with a park ranger met at the base of Mount Elbert to harness the scent of the mountains by getting a snoot full of [...] Continue Reading...

Brenton Arboretum Nature Club Sept. 11th

Brenton Arboretum Nature ClubCourtesy of Brenton Arboretum:

Nature Club
Date: 9/11/2015
Time: 9:30 am to 11:30 am
Non-Members Fee: $30.00
Members Fee:

During Nature Club, your children can learn, explore and connect with the natural world through active lessons around the arboretum. [...] Continue Reading...

All Dallas County Reads 1 Book - Meet the Author Sept. 17th

All Dallas County Reads 1 BookCourtesy of Adel Library:

This year’s All Dallas County Reads 1 Book is the mystery “Blue Heaven” by New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box.

A Read and Meet with Mr. Box will be held on Thursday, September 17th at the Hotel Pattee in Perry.

Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served, at [...] Continue Reading...

Doc's Hunt Club Season Opens Sept. 1st

Doc's Hunt ClubCourtesy of Doc's Hunt Club

Doc's Season Opens Sep. 1st!

Doc's Hunt Club's 2015-2016 season is here. Doc's has amazing cover this year and incredible pheasant, chukar, and quail lined up for the entire season!

Memberships Available!

Doc's still has corporate and individual memberships available today. Find out what [...] Continue Reading...

Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Presents Check to Adel Library

Adel Quilting and Dry Goods CoCourtesy of Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co.

This week, Adel Quilting & Dry Goods (AQ) presented a check to the Adel Public Library for $1250.

These funds were raised through an orphan block challenge.

Quilt Circle of Friends, a club hosted by AQ, donated leftover blocks and unfinished quilt (Photo Below) [...] Continue Reading...

HomeCare Services, Inc. Thanks Donna Putney

HomeCare Services of Dallas County - Adel IowaCourtesy of HomeCare Services, Inc.:

HomeCare Services, Inc. of Dallas County recognized Donna Putney for 35 years of employment by presenting her with a floral bouquet.

Donna is a a dedicated, loyal HomeCare Aide with a heart of gold, we are fortunate to have her in our HomeCare family!

Thank you Donna! [...] Continue Reading...

Wednesday Night Community Suppers Return Sept. 16th

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...