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Dallas County officials have scheduled a series of public information meetings to share information about two November 4th ballot propositions.
The final meeting will be held in Adel on Tuesday, October 28 at the ADM High School Board Room (801 Nile Kinnick Dr S) at 7:00 pm.
Proposition A asks if the County shall issue General Obligation Bonds in an amount not to exceed $16.3 million for a new Sheriff's Office-Law Enforcement Center. Current plans call for a 62,000 square foot facility to include the Sherrif's Administration Function (Civil and Patrol), Jail, Jail Support, First Hearing Room, and Emergency Management Center.
Proposition B asks if the County shall issue General Obligation Bonds in an amount not to exceed $11.8 million for a new County Administration Facility. The proposed building would be 51,050 square feet and would house the following offices: Treasurer, Auditor, Recorder, Assessor, Veterans Affairs, Operations, Human Services, and IT GIS.
The public information meeting will provide an opportunity to learn more about the ballot propositions and ask questions.
Protecting Your Garden for Winter
Date: 10/26/2014 • Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Forest Park Museum & Arboretum
14581 K Ave., Perry, Iowa 50220
Join Anne Larson at the Forest Park Museum, as Anne walks you through proven ways to keep your special garden favorites safe from the ravages of winter. [...] Continue Reading...
Belgian Waffle All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet
A Benefit for Cystic Fibrosis in honor of Alex and Shade Hall.
Saturday, October 25th, 2014.
Serving: 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: United Methodist Church, 115 S. 10th Street, Adel.
Ticket Prices: [...] Continue Reading...
The Adel United Methodist Church welcomes everyone in the community to enjoy a meal and Christian fellowship each Wednesday from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Cost for the meals are $5.00 for adult, $1.00 children up to 10 years old, $15.00 maximum per family.
If you have any questions about the meals, or if you would like to [...] Continue Reading...
Trunk or Treat at Faith Lutheran Church & Preschool.
October 26th, 2014. From 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. A safe, fun Halloween Alternative for Families
- Dress up in fun costumes
- Costume Contest.
- Get lots of Candy
- Invite your Friends
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Dallas County has the opportunity to participate in the Hunger Free Iowa Initiative!
For this, facilitators will convene a community discussion about hunger and organize a meal packaging event.
With the help of local volunteers, 100% of the food that is [...] Continue Reading...
Are you a fan of the popular television drama, Downton Abby?
We welcome adults to our very new and exciting event, Downton High Tea Party on November 29th, at 4:00 p.m.
There is no cost for participants; food and drinks will be provided. Pre-registration is required, as there is a limit of 18 for this event. [...] Continue Reading...
Looking for a fun weekend??
Doc's Hunt Club in Adel has open fields Saturday and Sunday!
We can put out a hunt for you and have you home in time for the ballgames!
The weather sounds perfect for hunting and we have absolutely awesome birds right now! Call [...] Continue Reading...
Panther Creek Church of the Brethren invites you to a Soup Luncheon, Craft/Bake Sale on November 9th from 11:45 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
This an annual event sponsored by the Women’s Fellowship and all members of their church.
Chili, cheesy potato soups, with cornbread and crackers, relishes, holiday cookies and bars, beverages. [...] Continue Reading...
Who is ready to get dressed up in their favorite Halloween costume and attend our Family Halloween Party?
Stop by anytime between 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm for a craft, games and snacks on Monday, October 27th.
We can’t wait to see the cute and scary costumes, and [...] Continue Reading...
The Adel Women’s Club will be having their Annual Fall Luncheon on Monday, November 3rd. from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the First Christian Church.
There will be Beefburgers, of salads, cake, coffee and tea. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $6.00.
You can choose to eat at the church or grab lunch to go so [...] Continue Reading...
The Compass Financial Services office has moved to the American Legion Post 464 building on North 9th St. in Adel.
Steve Conrad of Compass Financial Services will continue to meet in Adel with clients on Wednesdays.
The Adel-based book club, Crows Reading Prose, has been meeting nearly every month for 4 years.
Its 12 members consist of Adel ladies, past and current, who enjoy gathering in one another's homes for food, wine, and good conversation about their latest pages.
Book club members are Becky Mantell, Carol Wells, Christee Lee, Jo Berry, Jeannie Havnen, Kathleen Green, Marie Hansen, ... [...] Continue Reading...
Adel CROP Walk
Date: Sunday, October 26
Location: The CROP Walk will begin and end at the Adel United Methodist Church (115 S. 10th Street)
The very first CROP Walk was held on October 17, 1969 in Bismarck, North Dakota. One thousand [...] Continue Reading...
The Annual John's Baby Steps 5K was held amidst 30 degree temps and sunny weather on October 4th, 2014.
The brisk weather was invigorating as Karly Kuhse of Adel, sang the National Anthem.
Jessica Gomke, one of the race founder's, gave the Angel presentation honoring infants who have passed.
Following the presentation [...] Continue Reading...
Stop by Brick Street Books and Café and try our lunch special for October.
Every Wednesday, order a homemade chicken pot pie and drink for $6.50.
Warm up in the café this fall with a pumpkin spice latte!
The Adel First Christian Church is hosting a new youth program called, C.I.A. (Christians In Action). Join us every Wednesday from September 17th - May 20th, 3:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Youth in grades K-5th from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Dinner served 5:30-6:00 p.m. (parents welcome too).
Middle/High School [...] Continue Reading...
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Dallas County will be hosting a free, public “Finalizing ARC PLC Decisions” meeting at ADM High School on November 17.
The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. and last approximately two and a-half hours.
This meeting is designed to help farmers, landowners and [...] Continue Reading...