Keep up with the Latest Activities, Events, and Special Promotions
Chase away those winter blues!
Join the Adel Public Library for Soup and Puzzles at Noon on Wednesday, January 25th.
Mondays and Fridays, 10 am to 5 pm
Tuesdays thru Thursdays, 10 am to 7 pm
Saturdays, 10 am to 1:30 pm
Adel Public Library
303 S. 10th Street
Adel, Iowa 50003
website: www.Adel Public Library
Penoach Winery will reopen on February 10th with our regular hours, Fri and Sat 12-5, Sunday 1-5.
We will have a Valentines special of 20% off our raspberry wine during the weekend of the 9th-11th.
Watch for our upcoming season's schedule of events coming soon. [...] Continue Reading...
Courtesy of Dallas County Iowa:
Date: 01/29/2017 • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Forest Park Museum
Are you looking for a new and exciting way to connect with Nature?
Come learn the basics to identifying birds.
A Dallas County Conservation Board naturalist will guide you through field marks, [...] Continue Reading...
Doc's Hunt Club is hosting our 2017 Annual All-Bird Challenge from January 27th through January 29th.
The grand prize for 1st place in this challenge is a 1/2 day hunt for two, and 'bragging rights' you can show off on the Doc's Facebook Page with your photo announcing you as the 2016 winner! [...] Continue Reading...
Who's ready for Race Season? Come out to the Dallas County Fair Grounds for the 2017 Season of Figure 8 Racing.
Races are held on the North Track and start at 6:30 p.m. unless other while posted. It's gonna be a great year of racing!
Admission for [...] Continue Reading...
The Good Samaritan Food Pantry is moving January 19th.
Their new location is at 215 N. 12th St., in the ADM Administrative building (old middle school).
The Pantry is located on the north side of the building with access on the east.
Crews have been working diligently to prepare [...] Continue Reading...
It’s time for the Adel Public Library's winter Family Reading Program to begin.
Color Craze Family Reading Program kicks off on on Thursday, January 20th at 6:00 pm.
Stop in to watch the classic Disney movie “Beauty and the Beast” while we sings-along and [...] Continue Reading...
The Adel Library's Annual Art Show begins on Monday, January 9th and runs through Saturday January 21st.
This is a great opportunity to feature local artists and they’d love to share YOUR art with our community.
If you would like to have their art featured at the library, contact Paula at [...] Continue Reading...
Star Gazing - Winter Constellations
Date: 01/26/2017 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Kuehn Conservation Area 32828 Houston Trail, Earlham
Join us for a stargazing party! Registration is required for this free program.
Each constellation holds a story and a connection [...] Continue Reading...
The Old Middle School Gym located on 12th Street in Adel will be open from 9:00 am to 11:00 am Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays through April 28, 2017 with the exception of school closures for holidays, breaks, etc.
The gym is available for walking, running, basketball, shuffleboard, volleyball, etc.
There is no [...] Continue Reading...
Location: Dale Maffitt Reservoir,
Cumming, IA Walnut Woods State Park
Mark this date on your calendar for a premier Trumpeter Swan viewing extravaganza in your own backyard!
More information will be posted on our website [...] Continue Reading...
Registration is now open for the 2017 BACooN RIDE 4 as it will once again visit the brick streets of Adel, June 17th.
This year the BACooN RIDE 4 will go in reverse and head counter-clockwise around the Raccoon River Valley Trail.
Combining a love for Bacon and riding, cyclist will travel through Waukee, Dallas Center, [...] Continue Reading...
You can now purchase Raccoon River Valley Trail permits online courtesy of Dallas County. Online registration form or over the phone (515) 465-3577.
A permit is required for all trail users 18 and over who are using the trail for walking, skiing, skateboarding, jogging, biking, snowmobiling, etc.
Daily permits [...] Continue Reading...
We had the opportunity to talk with Kirk Reisetter of KRpentry about his love of custom wood working.
We have a busy January planned for Adel.
So grab a cup of coffee, there's a lot to cover this month and we look forward to seeing you in Adel. May your New Year be a great one!
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The other day I realized what my vast fame had made with of me. There was the money, in all its colors and currencies.
The notoriety as the one and only Terry Traveler. And the ability to name drop clumsily those with whom I've shared conversations and because I am vastly famous, it is social acceptable to do so.
Shout out to my man, Bob Vila!
But it [...] Continue Reading...
ISU Extension in Dallas County is hosting an “Ag Coffee” on Friday, January 27 at 9:30 am.
Mark Johnson, ISU Extension field agronomist, will be discussing cover crops.
There will be time at the end for questions of any kind related to crop production. Donuts, juice and coffee will be served.
To RSVP [...] Continue Reading...