Community Calendar Events
[ March 29, 2012; 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. ]
The Adel Public Library is having an Open House on March 29th in honor of Lynne Schlaht.
Lynne whose work has been valuable to us in the community is retiring from her full-time Assistant Librarian position. Lynne will continue to volunteer at the library.
The Reception - 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Please join us in thanking Lynne for her 12 years of service. Continue reading
[ March 31, 2012; 7:00 pm; ]
Keasey's Hideaway Lounge in Adel, invites you to their 70's Night on March 31st.
Wear your tye dye shirts,bell bottom jeans,beads,peace signs,head bands & more.
There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes awarded. Continue reading
[ March 31, 2012; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Courtesy of Adel Community Garden Committee:
A Free Garden Seminar will be held Saturday, March 31st, from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the Adel Public Library.
Topics include Gardening Tips by Mary Harvey Kimber, Herbs by Betty Mather and Heirloom Tomatoes by Terry Hook.
The seminar is sponsored by Adel Community Garden Committee. Continue reading
[ March 24, 2012; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Courtesy of Cynthia (Steelman) Stepp:
Silent Auction Benefit for Lori Steelman
Saturday, March 24, 2012
9:00am until 1:00pm
Adel Public Library
In late September 2011, Lori came down with pneumonia. A spot was found on her lung after a chest x-ray was performed... Continue reading
[ March 17, 2012; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ]
Open Invitation to a St. Patrick's Lunch at SunnyBrook of Adel on Saturday, March 17th.
Come for a delicious meal of Corned Beef and Cabbage or Polish Sausage, Red Potatoes, Carrots and Desert.
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cost: Free will donation for the Adel Food Pantry
[ March 17, 2012; 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. ]
Maple Syruping - Part 2 "Boiling Off"
Kuehn Conservation Area, Earlham
Time: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Join the Dallas County Conservation Department for this popular program, Boiling Off. Boiling off is the process of taking the collected sap and heat it until the excess water evaporates.
This long process has the most visible results near the end. Everyone is welcomed to stop by anytime that day to see and taste what’s going on... Continue reading
[ March 29, 2012; 7:00 pm; ] Courtesy of the Adel Public Library
Take part in the Adel Public Library with the Evening Book Club on Thursday, March 29th at 7:00 p.m.
The book club will be reading Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell. Copies are available for check-out at the front desk.
New members are always welcome, so stop by the library and pick up a copy of this month's selection today! Continue reading
[ March 20, 2012; 7:00 am to 8:00 am. ]
Spring Equinox Celebration
Hanging Rock Park, Redfield
Time: 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Join the Dallas County Conservation Department as they celebrate the sun’s appearance in the eastern horizon, rising over the equinox stone of Hanging Rock’s clock.
Registration is required for this free program... Continue reading
[ March 24, 2012; 9:30 am to 11:30 am. March 31, 2012; 9:30 am to 11:30 am. ] Courtesy of Healing Therapies Adel:
Heart Wisdom Class
When you think of your heart in your chest, it is the size of your hand squeezed into a fist.
When you think of your heart “on stress” it is the tension of your hand squeezed into a fist.
Continue that tension indefinitely and you have the many physical problems of stress.
Come learn to listen more deeply to your heart’s wisdom as it communicates with you about your life.
Beginning with the attitude-of-gratitude, we will share a variety of different ways to relax and open your heart – for your physical health and your emotional/spiritual health... Continue reading
[ March 14, 2012; 10:30 am; ] Courtesy of the Adel Public Library
Join the Naturalist from the Dallas County Conservation office at the Adel Public Library for "The Signs of Spring."
Wednesday, March 14th at 10:30 a.m.
[ March 5, 2012; 10:30 am; March 26, 2012; 10:30 am; ] Courtesy of the Adel Public Library
Story times are a valuable way of exposing children to early literacy skills.
Storytimes are also a great way for kids to socialize, play and just have fun with their peers while listening, singing and doing crafts.
They even provide a fun time for parents and caregivers to socialize with one another. So mark your calendars for a fun, educational time at the Adel Library! Continue reading
[ March 12, 2012; 10:30 am; 10:30 am; ] Courtesy of the Adel Public Library
March 12th and 13th is Music Time at the Adel Public Library !
This is a free class for your toddlers and preschoolers.
Music sure to set little feet tapping and minds working.
Be sure to bring your little one to the Library at 10:30a.m.
[ March 6, 2012; 10:30 am; March 27, 2012; 10:30 am; ] Courtesy of the Adel Public Library
Join the Adel Public Library for music, singing and dancing with your child!
Toddlers are invited to the Adel library on Tuesday, March 6th and 27th for a music sing-a-long.
The kids will be singing Wiggles songs.
[ March 6, 2012; 6:30 pm; ]
Due to a great response of her first class, Kathy Lewis of Adel, will present “An Introduction to China Painting” at the Adel Public Library.
The class will be held Tuesday, March 6th at 6:30 p.m.
Please sign up by calling the library or stopping by. Continue reading
[ March 2, 2012; 6:00 pm; ] Courtesy of the Adel Public Library
Gather your friends, glue, and photos and head to the Adel Public Library for the Scrapbooking Club!
This adult program will meet Friday March 2nd at 6:00 p.m.
Please bring a snack to share and your sense of fun!
This is a great chance to sit and relax with friends while working on your next project.
New members are always welcome. Continue reading
[ March 11, 2012; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ]
Adel's United Methodist Church will host a Living Presentation of Leonardo daVinci's "The Last Supper" on March 11th. From 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
An hour of drama, music, and worship presented by The United Methodist Men of West Des Moines United Methodist Church.
Open to the Public - Free Will Offering
Dessert Fellowship Following presentation. Continue reading