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John Liepa Iowa Baseball Historian at Adel Library Oct. 15th

John Liepa Iowa Baseball HistorianCourtesy of the Adel Public Library

Iowan history meets Baseball!

The Adel Public Library is bringing John Liepa back for a collection and presentation you won’t want to miss.

On Wednesday, October 15th, come view Mr. Liepa’s extensive baseball collection from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm.

Stay for his presentation from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm and learn [...] Continue Reading...

Dallas County Hunger Free Initiative Oct. 23rd

Hunger Free Iowa Initiative - Dallas County IowaDallas County Public Health Nursing Services:

Dallas County has the opportunity to participate in the Hunger Free Iowa Initiative!

For this, facilitators will convene a community discussion about hunger and organize a meal packaging event.

With the help of local volunteers, 100% of the food that is [...] Continue Reading...

The Village at Legacy Pointe Celebrates Fall with a Bavarian Twist

Oktoberfest Root Beer and PretzelsCourtesy of Watermark  Communities/VillageLegacyPointe:

October means fall foliage, pumpkin patches and indulging in Bavarian favorites to celebrate Oktoberfest.

Spend “Familiennachmittag” — a family afternoon — at Oktoberfest with the Village at Legacy Pointe retirement community of Waukee on Friday, October 17, 2:30-3:30 p.m. [...] Continue Reading...

Adel Boys Youth Basketball Sign-up

Adel Basketball RegistrationCourtesy of Adel Park and Rec:

Boys Youth Basketball. Games played on Saturday afternoons November through January. 8 week season

Ages: 3rd - 6th grade

Deadline: November 7th

Location: Adel Elementary and Old Middle School Gyms

Fee: $50.00 [...] Continue Reading...

Dallas County Public Meetings on November 4th Ballot

Dallas County Court House - Adel, IowaAdel Partners Chamber of Commerce:

Dallas County officials have scheduled a series of public information meetings to share information about two November 4th ballot propositions.

Meetings will be held in Woodward, Perry, Redfield, Waukee, and Adel.

The Adel meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 28 at the ADM High School Board Room at 7:00 pm.

Proposition A asks if the County shall [...] Continue Reading...

2014 River Valley Golf Course Chilli Opens

River Valley Golf Course - Adel IowaCourtesy of Adel River Vally Golf Course:

It's time for the River Valley Golf Course Chilli Opens.

Each Sunday a different format with a homemade chili dinner afterwards.

Tournament Details: 11 a.m. Shotgun Start

$45 per Player (18 Holes w/ Cart, Food & Prizes) Schedule follows [...] Continue Reading...

Our October 2014 Newsletter Now Online

Wills Family Orchard
Maury & Mary Wills of Wills Family Orchard

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

We had the pleasure of visiting with Maury and Mary Wills of Wills Family Orchard in Adel.

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

Get the Newsletter delivered to your email the first business day of each month. Click on the Newsletter button at the top of the site to register.

Many thanks to our supporters and sponsors who made this issue possible: [...] Continue Reading...

Blanket Sunday at Adel UMC Oct. 26th

Adel UMC Blanket SundayCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church:

Blanket Sunday is October 26, 2014.

Each year we participate in Blanket Sunday and share our gifts at the Annual Thanksgiving Ingathering.

We welcome your contribution of new or like new blankets.

Also, you should know that just $10 will buy a blanket for [...] Continue Reading...

Preschool Tuition Scholarships Available for 2014-2015 School Year


Courtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

Preschool Tuition Scholarships Available for 2014-2015 School Year - 4Rkids Early Childhood Iowa funding guidelines have [...] Continue Reading...

Trunk or Treat at Faith Lutheran Church Oct. 26th

Trunk or Treat 2014 - Adel IowaCourtesy of Adel Faith Lutheran Church:

Trunk or Treat at Faith Lutheran Church & Preschool.

October 26th, 2014. From 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. A safe, fun Halloween Alternative for Families

  • Dress up in fun costumes
  • Costume Contest.
  • Get lots of Candy
  • Invite your Friends

[...] Continue Reading...

Fall Mini Photo Session at Wills Family Orchard Oct. 18th

Wills Photography - Adel Iowa
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Visit the Wills Family Orchard October 18th for a Fall Mini Photo Session.

Announcing Fall Mini Photo Sessions with Laura Wills Photography at the orchard!

Come enjoy a nice fall day at the orchard and update your family photos while you're here!

We will have a designated area set up for your scheduled photos. [...] Continue Reading...

2014 Adel UMC Holiday Nut Sale Orders Due Oct. 20th

UMC Nut SalesCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church:

The United Methodist Women are taking orders for nuts which will arrive in mid - November.

The nuts are all 1-1lb. Ziploc bags, except Pecan Clusters which are in 9 oz. boxes.

Please make your selection on the order form, sign your name and phone number and include payment for your order.

Mail or drop off at [...] Continue Reading...

DCCB Halloween Hike - Monarch Heaven Oct. 19th

Dallas County Halloween HikeCourtesy of Dallas County Iowa:

Date: 10/19/2014
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Forest Park Museum & Arboretum
14581 K Ave., Perry, Iowa 50220

This year’s version of DCCB’s Halloween Hike invites you to join us on the biggest hike we have ever taken you on – all the way to north-central Mexico! [...] Continue Reading...

Family Trivia Night at Adel Library Oct. 17th

Family Trivia Night - Adel Public LibraryCourtesy of the Adel Public Library

The Adel Public Library will be holding a Family Trivia Night on Friday, October 17th at 5:30 pm.

Forget the hassle of supper – we have your family covered.

We will be serving hot dogs and chips and provide several rounds of family fun.

And yes – there will be prizes! Bring a smart phone or [...] Continue Reading...