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2014 Adel Sweet Corn Festival T-shirts Now Available

2014 Adel Sweet Corn Fest T-shirtsAdel Partners Chamber of Commerce:

The official 2014 Sweet Corn Festival shirts are here!

This year's 35th Annual Adel Sweet Corn Festival T-shirst are available in in two colors.

They can be purchased at:
Adel City Hall
Adel & Winterset TV & Appliance
Fuller's BP
Fareway Food Stores' (Adel)
Peoples Trust & Savings Bank's (Adel)
Raccoon Valley Bank (Adel). [...] Continue Reading...

Al Dente Toffee Now Serving Sandwiches!

Al Dente - Adel Iowa

Courtesy of Al Dente Toffee:

Al Dente Fans! If you haven't already heard, we are now serving lunch from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. DAILY!

We will have paninis available as well as Chicken Pesto, Ham and Sharp Cheddar, and Turkey Club.

Perfect with chips and a drink!

Gluten free bread is available as well! Stop by for lunch [...] Continue Reading...

Panther Creek Church Annual Ice Cream Social July 27th

Panther Creek Church of the Brethren Adel Iowa

Panther Creek Church of the Brethren Adel IowaThe Panther Creek Church of the Brethren annual Ice Cream Social, hosted by the Panther Creek Youth Group, will be held on Sunday, July 27th, from 5-7 p.m.

Beefburgers, chips, brownies, pie, drinks, and – of course – homemade ice cream will be served. Don’t forget to invite your friends and neighbors!

A free will offering will be received. [...] Continue Reading...

2014 Yoga in Adel - Wednesdays July 23rd - Aug

Yoga in AdelCourtesy of Healing Therapies and
Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co.

A new series of 6 classes begins on Wednesday, July 23rd at the Raccoon Bank Community House, 11th and Main St.

We meet early, 5:45 to 6:45 pm, to avoid Wednesday evening church conflicts.

Yoga is wonderful way to help build strength, improve flexibility and balance and maintain sanity. [...] Continue Reading...

Corn and Khurshchev at the The Adel Public Library July 19th

Corn and Khurshchev at Adel Public LibraryCourtesy of Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co.:

The Adel Public Library and Adel Quilting are pleased to announce a free joint program in the Adel Public Library Community Room on Saturday, July 19th at 11 a.m. called “Corn and Khruschshev” given by Liz Garst of Coon Rapids.

Liz tells how it came to pass that Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev and his family visited the Garst family [...] Continue Reading...

Park Place Celebration July 18th

Park Place Catering Adel IowaCourtesy of the Adel Partners:

Its been 5 years since we started Park Place Catering in Adel, so come on out Friday night, July 18th for our Open House!

After our ribbon cutting we will be having a dance so bring the family and friends and enjoy a night at Park Place Catering. [...] Continue Reading...

Aerial Tour of the Iowa State Capitol Complex

Arial View Stats Capital - Ken DePueCourtesy of Ken Depue:

Ken Depue of Code Electric and Imagination Images of Iowa sent us a great note.

Ken is an Adel native and ADM graduate who recently purchased a "flying camera".

He's been capturing birds eye views of places we've only seen from the the ground.

He recently shot a great video of the Iowa State Capital. (Movie below) [...] Continue Reading...

3rd Garage Sale of 2014 at Adel Library July 25th - 26th

Adel Public Library Garage SaleCourtesy of Adel Public Library:

Our third Friends of the Adel Public Library Foundation summer Garage Sales will be on Friday July 25th and Saturday July 26th in the second floor conference room.

The library will accept items for the garage sale during regular business hours.

While you are doing your summer cleaning, the library is also accepting book donations for [...] Continue Reading...

Science Center of Iowa at the Adel Public Library July 23rd

Science Center Of IowaCourtesy of Adel Public Library:

The Science Center of Iowa will be at the Adel Public Library on July 23rd at 11:00 a.m. to wrap-up the Summer Reading Program.

The Summer Reading Program is off to a tremendous start. So far, 440 kids have signed-up for the program, beating last years’ total!

Turn out has been [...] Continue Reading...

Classic Movie Monday at the Adel Library July 14th

Classic Movies at the Adel LibraryCourtesy of Adel Library:

The Adel Public Library's next Classic Movie Monday on the big screen will be on Monday, July 14th at 2:00 p.m.

We’re happy to watch the wonderful CBC miniseries Anne of Green Avonlea.

Perfect for patrons of all ages.

No need to sign up. Just come and have fun! We'll make the popcorn. [...] Continue Reading...

Our July 2014 Newsletter Now Online

Colby Dawes
Colby Dawes

The Latest Issue of the DiscoverAdel.com Newsletter is now archived for viewing online.

July is busy in Adel this month!

This sat down with Colby Dawes and talked about his community involvement.

Terry returns again this month, with an as always "interesting" view of events.

So grab a cup of coffee, there is a lot to cover this month and we look forward to seeing you in Adel... [...] Continue Reading...

Kil'n Time at Adel Public Library July 15th

Adel Public LibraryCourtesy of Adel Public Library:

The Adel Public Library has an upcoming event for adults and children alike to unlock your inner creativity.

On July 15th at 2:00 p.m., Kil'n Time Studio will be at the library.

Join us for dog stories and kids of all ages will paint their own ceramic dog to take home. [...] Continue Reading...

Help Support Adel Methodist Church on Service Trip

UMC Adel Church Wide Service TripsCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church

We are so excited to be heading to Booneville, Arkansas on a mission trip designed for 5th grade through adults. We are planning for June 21 – 28, 2015, depending on availability.

Each youth member (5th—12th grades) will have to have a parent or responsible adult accompany them.

Please contact Pastor John, Tammie Seaholm or [...] Continue Reading...

The City of Adel Hires Webspec to Facilitate Rebranding

Webspec DesignCourtesy of Webspec Design:

The Webspec Branding team has been selected to collaborate with The City of Adel in an effort to rebrand the community.

The project, which started in June of this year, will result in a new logo, tagline and branding narrative for the city.

Webspec Branding is working in conjunction with the Adel Branding Committee, which is made up of volunteers [...] Continue Reading...