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Antiques on Ninth Open Feb 8th - 9th

[ November 30, -0001 12:00 am to February 8, 2013 3:00 pm. November 30, -0001 12:00 am to February 9, 2013 3:00 pm. ] Antiques on Ninth - Adel Iowa

Adel and Dallas County memorabilia will be featured at  Antiques on Ninth (Cameo Rose Building)  from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. this weekend.

February 8th - 9th

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Buy Eat Live Healthy Classes Begin in Dallas County Jan 10th

[ January 10, 2012; 11:15 am to 12:30 pm. ] ISU Extension and Outreach

Eat HealthyCourtesy of Dallas County ISU Ext:

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers nutrition classes to families on limited incomes with children under age 10 or who are expecting a child.

The next session of the Family Nutrition Program begins January 10, 2013,  11:15 a.m. 12:30 p.m. at Westview Church in Waukee.

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Boy Scouts Pinewood Derby Jan. 29th.

[ January 29, 2012; 12:30 pm; ]

Adel Scout Pack 152 Pinewood Derby

You're invited to join Pack 152 for their Annual Pinewood Derby at the old ADM Middle School.

The scouts will be debuting their brand new track purchased with the last two years of popcorn sales.

The event takes place Sunday, January 29th.

Weigh in is at 12:30 p.m. and the races start at 1:30 p.m.

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Anytime Fitness Female Self Defense Classes

[ January 26, 2012; 6:30 pm; ]

Adel Anytime Fitness

Courtesy of Anytime Fitness

On Thursday January 26th at 6:30 p.m., Jerry Spargus of Adel will be hosting a informational meeting at the Adel Public Library meeting room.

Jerry will be discussing his intention to host, Female Self Defense Classes at the Anytime Fitness Location in Adel, Iowa.

Jerry will be gauging interest as well as discussing cost.

Anytime Fitness will also be offering special membership rates to participants.

Please call Jerry at 321-8791 for further information.

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Open House at Genesis Development Jan. 24th

[ January 24, 2012; 5:00 pm; ]

Genesis Development Open House

Courtesy of genesis Development:

Please join us as we host an Open House on January 24th, 2012 at our office located at 211 S. 7th St. Suite D here in Adel (right next to Patricks).

The open house will begin at 5:00 p.m. and refreshments will be served.

In the event that you are unable to attend but are still interested in learning more about Genesis Development and the services we offer you can get in touch with us by phone at (515) 993-5986 or by email at

We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday.

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Soup Cook Off Jan 29th

[ January 29, 2012; 2:00 pm; ]

Keaseys Soup Cook Off

Keasey's Hideaway Lounge in Adel, invites you to "Soup Cook Off" Sunday, January 29th, at 2:00 p.m.

$5 Entry Fee - Sign up with bartender, any soup of any kind.

Or just come in and taste the variety!

Bloody Marys $3 (Ashley makes the best in town) and other drink specials!

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Cross Country Skiing Jan. 21st. & 22nd.

[ January 21, 2012; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. January 22, 2012; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]

Dallas County, Iowa

Winter in Dallas CountyCourtesy of Dallas County Iowa:

Dallas County Cross Country Skiing

Voas Nature Area, Minburn 
Date: 1/21/2012
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Kuehn Conservation Area, Earlham
Date: 1/22/2012 
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Enjoy the beauty of Dallas County! The Dallas County Conservation Board is offering to two free workshops for beginners. 

There will be indoor instruction, outside practice, and an invitation to ski the beautiful prairie trails of Dallas County. Skis provided by DCCB, or bring your own.

Registration is required for this free program.

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ADM Youth Spring Soccer Registration Now Open

[ January 21, 2012; 8:00 am to 11:00 am. ]

Courtesy of Adel Park and Rec:

Spring Soccer is available for ages 5-19 .

Spring Season Games are played on weekends: mid-April to early June.

There are 2 walk-in registrations dates that will be held in the middle school commons: Jan. 10th 5:30-8pm, and Jan. 21st 8am-11am.

Registration can also be done on-line by visiting

Registration Deadline: Jan. 21, 2012

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Faith Lutheran Church Winter Extravaganza Jan. 14th.

[ January 14, 2012; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]

Courtesy of Faith Lutheran Church:

Join the Faith Lutheran Church Saturday, the 14th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for our Winter Extravaganza.

While there you can enjoy a snack and place orders for Miche, Uppercase Living, Thirty-One, Mary Kay, Scentsy and more!

There will be a drawing for free items.

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Congressman Tom Latham Campaigns for Candidates

[ January 9, 2012; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. January 10, 2012; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ]

Dallas County Republican Party

Congressman Tom Latham Campaigns for Local Candidates

Congressman Tom Latham will speak at two Dallas County fundraisers for Iowa Senate Candidates this week.

Mr. Latham will speak at a fundraiser for District 10 Senate candidate, Jake Chapman, January 9th in Adel at the home of Kim and Kathy Chapman.

On January 10th he will speak at a fundraiser for District 22  Senate candidate, Jeff Mullen in Waukee at the home of Jamie & Robin Myers.

Both events are open to the public...

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Dallas County Extension Council Meeting

[ January 9, 2012; 7:00 pm; February 13, 2012; 7:00 pm; March 12, 2012; 7:00 pm; April 9, 2012; 7:00 pm; May 14, 2012; 7:00 pm; June 11, 2012; 7:00 pm; July 9, 2012; 7:00 pm; August 13, 2012; 7:00 pm; September 10, 2012; 7:00 pm; October 8, 2012; 7:00 pm; November 12, 2012; 7:00 pm; December 10, 2012; 7:00 pm; ]

ISU Extension Office

Courtesy of the Dallas County ISU Extension Office

The Dallas County Extension Council meets the 2nd Monday of every month beginning at 7:00 p.m.

The meetings are held at the Dallas County Extension Office located on the Dallas County Fairgrounds north of Adel.

The monthly meetings are open to the public.

The Extension Council members oversee the planning, preparation, marketing and delivery of the extension educational programs in the county...

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Dallas County Hospital to Host Diabetic Nutrition Class in Adel

[ January 16, 2012; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]

Dallas County Hospital

Courtesy of Dallas County Hospital:

Dallas County Hospital will be hosting a Free Diabetic Nutrition Class on Monday, January 16th from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Adel Public Library Community Room.

Dietician Cris Glenn, RD, LD, CDE, will be on hand with information on what diabetes is, how to manage it, meal planning, physical activity, weight loss and medications.

In addition...

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January Deals at Next 2 New!

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Next 2 New Clothing Consignment Shop - Adel Iowa

January Deals!

Red Tags 50% Off
Blue Tags 75% Off
Brown Tags $1.00

Next 2 New in Adel is now accepting fall and winter consignments the 1st thru the 21st of each month through January, excluding all Saturdays.

For more information, contact Shannen at (515) 993-1935.

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Adel Library - Family Reading Program Jan. 20th.

[ January 20, 2012; 6:00 pm; ]

Adel Public Library

Courtesy of the Adel Public Library

The Adel Public Library will hold a Kick-off for 2012's family reading program on Friday, Jan. 20 at 6 p.m.

The program will be held in the library community room with Trooper the Dog as the guest of honor.

"Carry-Out a Good Book" is the program's theme and families may register that night.

Families will have a month to read as many pages as possible to earn great prizes.

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