Community Calendar Events

ADM Homecoming Events September 28th-October 1st

[ September 27, 2010 to October 1, 2010. ]

ADM Tigers celebrate homecoming this year by "Building New Traditions."

Wear your red and black  and join us Thursday, September 30th for the Powder Puff Football game between the Junior and Senior classes starting at 7pm.

Admission will be one non-perishable food item for donation to the local food pantry.

Coronation of this year's

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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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Girls Youth Basketball League

[ September 11, 2010 to October 17, 2010. ]

Basketball Tournament August 14thCourtesy of Adel Parks and Recreation

Get the kids together and sign up for the Girls Youth Basketball League!

Girls in 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade are welcome to participate.

The league will take place on Saturdays throughout November and December.

3/4th grade players will meet at

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Adel Masons Second Sunday Breakfast in September

[ September 12, 2010; 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]

Come out to Adel and enjoy a great, affordable breakfast!

Join the Adel Masons for the Second Sunday Breakfast on Sunday, September 12th from 7am- 1pm.

The breakfast will include pancakes and sausage, made to order omelets, and everyone's favorite, biscuits with homemade sausage gravy.

Cost for adults ages 12 and up is only $5. Kids under

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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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Senior Citizen Night Out with Homecare Services Inc.

[ September 14, 2010; September 17, 2010; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]

Homecare Services invites you to the Senior citizen's Night Out Friday, September 17th from 5:30-7:30 pm.

All seniors 60 and older and their families are welcome to join Homecare Services, Inc. for a Prime Rib Dinner.

This evening meal will be provided on a contribution basis for those 60 plus at the Adel Congregate Meal Site.

Reservations must be made no later than Tuesday, September 14th.

Please call Cathy at

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2011 Seniors Save with Eason Portrait Gallery in Adel!

[ September 1, 2010 to September 20, 2010. ]

Courtesy of Eason Portrait Gallery

Attention Class of 2011! Eason Portrait Gallery is at it again, offering great discounts on sitting fees for the month of September!

Receive 75% off your sitting fees if you schedule your session by September 30th, 2010. You do not need to be photographed in September, just have your portrait date booked by then.

Photographer Trey Eason graduated with an emphasis in Photojournalism. This unique prospective shines through his photography, creating one of a kind images. Visit the website to see Trey's portfolio full of Senior images, wedding photos, commercial photography and

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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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Ribs to Go from Cafe in the Park

[ August 31, 2010 to September 9, 2010. August 31, 2010 to September 9, 2010. ]


Call now and order your September ribs!

Order by Thursday, September 9th.
Pick up Saturday, September 11th Hot off the Smoker between 4pm - 6pm.
Order ½ Rack - $11.00 or Full Rack - $19.00
Price includes 2 sides and fresh baked corn muffins and dessert!

Now you can order your ribs

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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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Can/ Bottle Drive for Adel's Divine Dancers

[ September 12, 2010; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]

Adel's Divine Dancers is a new, non-profit dance competition group with the Adel Tumbling and Dance Club.

The dancers will be hosting a can/bottle drive on Sunday, September 12th, from 2-4pm at the Adel studio!

You may also call Sue Dunsmoor at 515-669-6657 to arrange for earlier pickup if you are unable to make it Sunday.

Adel Tumbling & Dance Club is owned by

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