Community Calendar Events

2015 AFFC Summer 9-Pin League

[ November 30, -0001 12:00 am to April 23, 2015 7:00 pm. ] Adel Family Fun CenterCourtesy of the Adel Family Fun Center:

Summer 9-Pin League at the Adel Family Fun Center.

Super fun and totally affordable!

Every Thursday evening at 7 pm for 10 weeks! 2 person teams for just $12 per week per person!

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REM Iowa to host Adel Partners After Hours

[ September 28, 2010; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]

REM Iowa hosts the Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce After Hours September 28th at 5:30 pm in Adel, IowaREM Iowa Developmental Services in Adel is excited to announce they will be hosting the Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce After Hours Event on September 28th from 5:30- 7:30pm.

Community members and local businesses are invited to see the program and meet the individuals that make this great organization thrive.

REM is a valued asset to Adel and our surrounding communities. So mark your calendars for

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Fresh Flowers for You and Yours from Adel Flowers and Gifts

[ September 21, 2010 to September 30, 2010. ]

Courtesy of Adel Flowers and Gifts

Adel Flowers & Gifts is concluding the "Making A Difference" promotion September 30th.

Stop by the store and enter the name of someone whose day you would like to brighten! At the end of the month a name will be drawn to win a flower arrangement delivery!

Adel Flowers and Gifts will also hold a drawing September 30th for a chance to win

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Downtown Water to be Shut Off- UPDATE

[ September 12, 2010; 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Courtesy of the City of Adel

Updated as of 9/10/2010: The City of Adel announced today that a portion of the downtown business district will be without water service for a short period on Sunday, September 12th due to planned upgrades to the water system.

Water will be shut off in the Downtown District from approximately 7:00am until around 3:00pm.

9/10/2010: City Administrator Chad Bird states, "One of the biggest problems this project is causing is one

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September 8, 2010- UPDATE

[ September 12, 2010; 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Courtesy of the City of Adel

The City of Adel announced today that a portion of the downtown business district will be without water service for a short period on Sunday, September 12th due to planned upgrades to the water system.

This was originally planned for Saturday but has been changed. Please plan accordingly.

The improvements are part of the Brick Street Rehabilitation project and are being coordinated through the City’s engineer, McClure Engineering Company. The work involves upgrading and extending a water service main line from 4” to 8” and the line will be installed under 9th Street on

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ISU Extension Presents Color Me Healthy

[ September 28, 2010; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]

The last time you tried to feed your preschooler broccoli did they turn up their nose? Are you finding it hard to get them to eat healthy?

Parents and caregivers can learn new techniques with the Dallas County ISU Extension office as they present “Color Me Healthy-Food Colors and Health” September 28th from 6:30-8:30pm.

"Color Me Healthy" shares the health benefits of fruit and vegetable color groups with 10 fun activities to increase

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4th Annual Danish Brunch at Grace Lutheran Church

[ September 12, 2010; 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. ]

Grace Lutheran Community BBQ

Grace Lutheran Church in Adel will be holding their 4th Annual Danish Brunch Sunday, September 12th from 10:30am- 12:30 pm.

The brunch will consist of Aebleskiver (Danish pancakes), homemade Rullepolse (Danish beef lunch meat), Frikadiller (Danish meatballs), Smorrebrod (made with authentic Danish rye bread), Scrambled eggs, Egg salad, Havarti cheese, Danish cucumbers, Pickled Herring and

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Now Accepting Vendors for Flea Market

[ August 30, 2010 to September 13, 2010. ]

Kayla Hawkins of the Russell House B&B and Tea Room is organizing the 1st Annual Nile Kinnick Fall Flea Market to be held October 9th, 2010 at Harvey's Greenhouse and Garden Center here in Adel!

Kayla has already secured 9 vendors and is looking for more. Vendors of all types are welcome to sign up for this first time event.

Those interested in participating may fill out the

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Community to Thank Adel Fire Department: UPDATE

[ September 19, 2010; 4:30 pm; ]

On August 8th, firefighters forced their way into Larry and Sandy Schmidz's home and were able to get the couple out of the house 60 seconds before the roof collapsed.

The Schmidz family, friends and neighbors wish to thank the Adel Fire Department for their quick response and deligent work.

We are asking for your help in creating a successful fundraiser so that the department may purchase additional structure fire fighting equiptment.

Please join us Sunday, September 19th as we host a Community Fundraiser and Appreciation Dinner at the ADM Middle School 215 North 11th in Adel, Iowa, beginning at 4:30pm.

Dinner will be catered by Italian Villages of Adel and a presentation will be made by Chief Matt Ireland of the Adel Fire Department.

G.Rafics Inc. is producing a website in honor of the event, There you will find a photo gallery, Guest Book, Silent Auction Items, and more! The full site will be available Friday, August 27th.

A silent auction will be held from 4:30-6:30pm. If you would like to donate items for the silent auction or make donations for the dinner, auction, and door prizes, please drop them off at the Adel Family Dentistry office, 1126 Greene Street in Adel or call for pick up.

To find out more about this great event, please contact Erin Sedars at 993-3701 or by email at

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Partners Volunteer of the Year Nominations

[ September 7, 2010; ]

Courtesy of Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce

The Adel Partners is made up primarily of volunteers that selflessly give hours and efforts for the betterment of our community.

Please take a few minutes to nominate your choice for both the Community Volunteer and Chamber Volunteer of the Year awards.

Nominations are due by

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Who Leads, Who Follows with the ISU Extension

[ September 7, 2010; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]

The Dallas County ISU Extension office offers tons information for parents, providers, teachers,and community members.

In the program "Who Leads, Who Follows" presented September 7th from 6:30-8:30 pm, learn more about nutrition through Feeding and Physical Activity, a Division of responsibility in Child Care.

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Adel Public Library Silent Auction

[ August 31, 2010 10:00 am to September 10, 2010 5:00 pm. ]

Silent Auction at the Adel Public LibraryJoin us at the Adel Public Library's Silent Auction!

Bidding begins Monday, August 31st at 10am and will end Friday, September 10th at 5pm.

Place your bids in the special book provided.

Make sure to check back often to see if you have been outbid!

Phone bids will be accepted until

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New Swag from the ADM Booster Club

[ September 10, 2010; 7:00 pm; ]

The ADM Athletic Boosters will have new sweatshirts and fleece available at Friday's home football game.

Stop by the tent to find baseball caps, athletic bags,mittens, beanies, earbands, umbrellas, camp chairs and stadium chairs.

You can also join the Athletics Boosters! Membership forms will be available. Your membership dues are used to support all ADM athletes.

So come out and show

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ADM Tiger Home Games

[ September 10, 2010; 4:45 pm; ]

Get out your facepaint and come out in support of our ADM Tigers Friday, September 10th!

The games start at 4:45pm  with Freshman Football vs. Knoxville at the ADM football stadium.

At 6:15pm, watch the great ADM Marching Band as they pump up the home team crowd!

Then watch Varsity football vs. Knoxville at

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ADM School Events

[ September 9, 2010; 4:15 pm; ]

Thursday, September 9th the Tigers will face-off in many arenas.

Starting at 4:15pm, 7th Grade Football vs. Saydel at the ADM Football Stadium.

Then at 5:30pm, JV and Freshman Volleyball vs. Interstate 35 at the ADM North Gym.

At 6:30pm Fine Arts Boosters will be meeting in the high school band room.

The night will finish with

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ADM Home Games

[ September 7, 2010; 5:30 pm; ]

Wear your Red, White and Black and come out and support the ADM Tigers Tuesday, September 7th!

Head out to the North Gym and support the Freshman, JV, and Varsity Volleyball teams against Perry!

Competitions start at 5:30pm for Freshman and JV, 7:00pm for Varsity players.

Over at the football stadium, JV Tigers will

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Adult Programming Begins at the Adel Public Library

[ September 22, 2010; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. ]

American Girl Tea Party August 10th!Courtesy of the Adel Public Library

The 2010-11 Adult Program Series at the Adel Public Library begins Wednesday, September 22nd with Coffee and Current Events from 10 to 11 a.m.

This will be a monthly event that will be held on the fourth Wednesday of each month from September through May.

Come and share your ideas on world

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