Community Calendar Events
[ 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. ]
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
Other antiques and collectibles will also be on sale. Continue reading
[ June 10, 2012; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Big Trees of Dallas County
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Big Trees of Dallas County Project honors nature as it appears in trees.
The Dallas County Conservation Board will hold a class on tree identification and a hunt for the biggest trees in Dallas County.
This is the kick off to a year long project to locate, measure and map the county’s largest trees. Registration is required for this free program.
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[ June 1, 2012 to August 31, 2012. ]
Planning a trip to Adventureland this summer?
At Gate - $39.00
Adel Parks and Rec - $31.00
Save $8.00 per ticket by purchasing your Admission tickets through Adel Parks and Recreation at the Adel City Hall counter.
Adel City Hall Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.
Contact Adel Parks and Recreation at 993-4525 for more information. Continue reading
[ May 29, 2012 10:00 am to July 20, 2012 5:00 pm. ]
From May 29th to July 20th come into the Adel Public Library to signup for the "Dream Big: Read!" Summer Reading Program. The reading program is open to toddlers, children, teens and adults.
Fun activities of reading and prizes for all ages.
Children who meet reading requirements will be invited to a top reader only pool party.
Teens who meet their reading requirements will have an ice cream party on August 1.
It's never too late to register for the program. Stop by today! Continue reading
[ June 9, 2012; 6:00 pm; June 10, 2012; 1:00 pm; ]
The annual Let's Dance Recital "Celebrate 365 Days of Dance" will be held Saturday June 9th at 6:00 p.m. and Sunday June 10th at 2:00 p.m.
The Let's Dance Competitive Team showcase is Sunday June 10th at 1:00 p.m.
All shows are free to the public at the ADM High Auditorium.
Let's Dance offers a variety of dance classes, including tap, ballet, jazz, hip hop, pointe and competitive, to children 3-18 years of age.
Contact Lindsey Grife, owner/creative director for class information and summer and fall schedules.
For additional information contact Lindsey Grife Continue reading
[ June 1, 2012 7:00 am to June 30, 2012 5:30 pm. ] Courtesy of Adel Auto Parts:
Adel Auto Parts June Sale is in time for Father's Day on June 17th, with some Great Specials.
Your choice of GearWrench 10 pc. Standard & Stubby Combination Wrench Sets. SAE or Metric - 34.99
170-Pc. Mechanics Tool Set - 99.99.
Oil Change Special - 20.99.
Porter Cable 18V 2 pc. Cordless Drill kit - 199.00.
Come in for great savings on oil, batteries, mufflers, and much more in the flyer.
Sale runs through May, 2012. Available at your Adel and Perry NAPA stores. Continue reading
[ June 9, 2012; 8:00 am to 7:00 pm. June 10, 2012; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
The Iowa Sheep & Wool Festival is Saturday and Sunday, June 9-10th, at the Dallas County Fairgrounds.
- Admission is $5, Parking is Free.
- Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Activities include sheep shearing, spinning, weaving, and knitting demonstrations, and a lamb cooking demonstration.
[ May 1, 2012; 8:00 am; June 9, 2012 8:00 am to June 10, 2012 4:00 pm. ] Registration for the Fourth Annual Tour The Raccoon bicycle tour starts May 1st.
Take a relaxing 2 day ride along the Raccoon River Valley Bike trail June 09 and 10th.
Tour organizers hope to have over 250 tour riders using the Raccoon River Valley Trail as they travel through Waukee, Adel, Redfield, Linden, Panora, Yale, Herndon and Cooper on their way to Jefferson.
Each community along the trail will have special activities for riders to attend, with overnight accomedations in Jefferson during the Bell Tower Festival.
Tour the Raccoon is sponsored by the Des Moines Cycle Club.