Community Calendar Events


Dallas County Snowshoeing

[ February 25, 2012; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Dallas County, Iowa

Dallas County Conservation Board Outdoor EventCourtesy of Dallas County Iowa:

Dallas County Snowshoeing

Kuehn Conservation Area, Earlham

Date: 2/25/2012

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Cost: Free

Explore the beauty of Dallas County by snowshoe. There will be an introductory class for beginners. You can bring your snowshoes or borrow a pair at the class.

Registration is required for this free program.

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Wake Up with Extension Nutrition Every Fourth Thursday

[ February 23, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. March 22, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. April 26, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. May 24, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. June 28, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. July 26, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. August 23, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. September 27, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. October 25, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. November 22, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. December 27, 2012; 6:15 am to 6:30 am. ] Wake Up with Extension Nutrition Segment ISU Ext

Courtesy of the Dallas County ISU Extension Office

Wake Up with Extension Nutrition Segment on WOI

Each fourth Thursday of the month, Jody Gatewood, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach nutrition and health specialist, teaches early risers nutritious recipes.

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Remember To Vote February 7th, 2012

[ February 7, 2012; 7:00 am to 8:00 am. ] vote-discover-adelCourtesy of ADM School District:

Please Vote February 7th, 2012.

ADM Schools PPEL election for technology.

Polls open 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Minburn - United Methodist Church

Adel -  Adel Public Library

Desoto - City Hall

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Adel Public Library to Host China Painting Classes

[ February 28, 2012; 6:30 pm; ]

Adel Public Library

Courtesy of the Adel Public Library

Kathy Lewis of Adel, will present “An Introduction to China Painting” at the Adel Public Library.

The class will be held Tuesday, Feb. 28th at 6:30 p.m.

With good response, Kathy will hold classes on the first three Tuesdays in March at 6:30 p.m. to complete a project.

Please sign up by calling the library or stopping by.

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Re-Election Fundraiser for Chad Leonard Feb. 9th.

[ February 9, 2012; 6:00 pm; ]

Help support Sheriff Chad Leonard for re-election on Thursday, February 9th at 6:00 p.m. at the Adel Raccoon Valley Bank Community House.

Join Chad for a fundraising kick-off.

Free will donation.

Raccoon Valley Bank Comm. House
1016 Main Street
Adel, IA 50003-1453
Ph: (515) 993-2056

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TOPS Meeting at Raccoon Valley Bank Community House

[ February 6, 2012; 5:30 am; February 13, 2012; 5:30 am; February 20, 2012; 5:30 am; February 27, 2012; 5:30 am; ]

TOPS - Take Off Pounds Sensibly in Adel on Mondays

Are you still struggling with your New Year's resolution?

TOPS (Take off Pounds Sensibly) is meeting at 5:30 p.m. every Monday night at the Raccoon Valley Bank Community House.

They'll give you the support to help keep those extra pounds off sensibly.

Open to the public.

Call Jane for more information at (515) 993-3421.

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Benefit Wednesday Meal - Feb. 29th

[ February 29, 2012; 5:20 pm to 7:00 pm. ]

Courtesy of Adel United Methodist Church

Please join us on February 29th for a benefit supper for Aubrey Dunbar.

Aubrey has been fighting cancer for quite some time.

Meal: Lasagna

Time: 5:20 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

We appreciate your support.

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Valentine's Day at the Adel Library

[ February 14, 2012; 4:00 pm; ]

Adel Public Library

Courtesy of the Adel Public Library

Teens are invited to the  Adel Library on Tuesday, Feb. 14 at 4:00 p.m. to make Hersey Kiss flowers.

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Isaac Martin Long Fundraiser Pancake Breakfast Feb 11th.

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

Courtesy of Adel United Methodist Church

Isaac Martin Long Fundraiser Pancake Breakfast

Isaac Martin Long Fundraiser Pancake Breakfast,  February 11, 2012 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at the Adel Methodist Church.

Isaac Martin Long, or "Ike" as he likes to be called, is a 3 ½ year old rambunctious loving twin that has been diagnosed with a chronic lung disease, that may require a lung transplant.

He has a long list of other related complications that have left dozens of doctors perplexed, and unsure how to treat his situation.

It is Ike’s fighting spirit and determination that keeps the Longs hopeful that with each new doctor, there is new information, that will assist them in improving the life, and health of their little boy.

If you are unable to attend, please go to Isaac’s profile under community at www.Airoproject.com, to make an online donation.

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Big Game Special at Keasey's Feb. 5th

[ February 5, 2012; 11:00 am; ]

Keaseys Hide Away Lounge Adel Iowa

Courtesy of Keasey's Hideaway Lounge:

Keasey's Hideaway Lounge in Adel, invites you to "SuperBowl Sunday" February 5th, at 11:00 a.m.

Come in and watch your team!

Free food and .50 off all beer and mixed drinks during pre-game!

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Gardening with Gourds - Growing and Drying Class

[ February 11, 2012; 1:30 pm; ]

Adel Public Library

Courtesy of the Adel Public Library

Join Janet Westberg at the Adel library, as she presents "Gardening with Gourds: Growing & Drying" on Saturday, Feb. 11th at 1:30 p.m.

Janet, of Adel, has been growing gourds for 30 years and has unique insight on the subject.

Sign-up is required, call the library at 993-3512 or register at the front desk.

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Dallas County 4-H to Hold Helping Hands Auction

[ February 8, 2012; 7:00 pm; ]

4h LogoCourtesy of the Dallas County ISU Extension Office

Dallas County 4-H Livestock Judging Team To Hold Helping Hands Auction

Do you need help planting your garden, baling hay, planting flowers, mowing your lawn, breaking calves, clipping calves, raking leaves or anything else?

Mark your calendar for the Helping Hands Auction on Wednesday, February 8th at 7:00 p.m.

The auction will be held at the Community Building on the Dallas County Fairgrounds.

There will be...

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Adel Library Classes on WILBOR and Their Kindle Apps.

[ February 2, 2012; 2:00 pm; 6:00 pm; ]

Adel Public Library

Courtesy of the Adel Public Library

Did you get a new Kindle for Christmas and  would like to use it at the Adel Library?

The Adel Public Library is holding two classes on how to use WILBOR with their Kindle and Kindle Apps.

WILBOR (West/Central Iowa Libraries Building Online Resources) provides affordable access to downloadable audio books through public libraries.

Classes will be held Thursday, Feb. 2 nd. at 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. at the library.

Sign up is not required.

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Super Bowl Sunday Breakfast at United Methodist Church

[ February 5, 2012; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]

Courtesy of Adel United Methodist Church

Join us for breakfast on February 5th on Super Bowl Sunday!

We want to give you the first burst of energy for this big day.

We will be serving in fellowship hall from 8 a.m. until Noon.

Biscuits and gravy, sausage links, pancakes, scrambled eggs, muffins, milk, orange juice and coffee.

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Annual Super Bowl Sunday Fat Quarter Extravaganza!

[ February 5, 2012; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

Adel Quilting & Dry Goods

Courtesy of Adel Quilting and Dry Goods

Visit Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co. February 5th, for the Annual Super Bowl Sunday Fat Quarter Extravaganza!

Fat Quarters will be on sale for 20 for $40 (regularly price, $3 each).

Wear in your favorite team jersey for a 15% discount on all other purchases.

Hours are 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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February is National Pet Dental Month at Cedar Creek

[ February 1, 2012 8:00 am to February 29, 2012 4:00 pm. ]

Courtesy of the Cedar Creek Animal Clinic

In support of National Dental Month, Adel's Cedar Creek Animal Clinic is offering a Free Dental Exam during the month of February.

Schedule your pet's exam today at our Adel office by calling 515-993-3410.

In addition to a Free exam, we are offering a discount on most dental products, including Greenies and CET products!

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