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15th Annual White Eagle Multicultural Pow Wow Aug. 22-24th

2014 White Eagle Pow Multicultural Pow Wow Courtesy of White Eagle Pow Wow:

A Gathering to Build Understanding

The White Eagle Multicultural Pow Wow seeks to mend the “Sacred Hoop” of life by honoring family, children and community.

The Pow Wow brings families of different races, cultures and countries together to share their heritage through music, dance, food and storytelling. [...] Continue Reading...

Adel Rotary Raising Funds for Operation Warm

Adel Rotary Club - Adel IowaCourtesy of Adel Rotary Club:

The Adel Rotary Club is raising funds for Operation Warm that will provide winter coats to school children in the Dallas County area.

A $16 donation will provide a single coat for a child for winter.

Gloves, scarves and mittens are also needed.

If interested in making [...] Continue Reading...

4th Garage Sale of 2014 at Adel Library August 30th

Adel Public Library Garage SaleCourtesy of Adel Public Library:

Our fourth Friends of the Adel Public Library Foundation summer Garage Sales will be on Friday August 30th, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 31st., from 10:00 a.m. to Noon in the Second floor conference room.

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

All proceeds from the monthly garage sales are used by [...] Continue Reading...

Serving Corn at The Sweet Corn Festival with Photos

Terry TravelerTerry Traveler here to say "Wow!"

What a great Adel Sweet Corn Festival this year!

It has to have been one of the best I've ever been to!

Chris asked me take photos of the entire two days, the shucking, the open houses, the parade, the 5K, the Crowds, the events.

All award winning. [...] Continue Reading...

2014 Adel Sweet Corn Festival Thank You!

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

On behalf of Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce, we hope you had a memorable experience at the 35th Annual Adel Sweet Corn Festival!

This is the Chamber’s signature event and we are proud to be able to plan and host the festival for the community every summer.

We would like to thank the many volunteers, civic organizations, sponsors, vendors, and the City of Adel for all the support and assistance with the festival.

We especially want to recognize the members of the Sweet Corn Festival planning committee: [...] Continue Reading...

Our August 2014 Newsletter Now Online

Courtney Harden and Missy Powers Texture Salon Spa - Adel Iowa
Courtney Harden and Missy Powers, the new owners of Texture Salon & Spa

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

It's Festival Time in Adel! We have lots of news about the upcoming Adel Sweet Corn Festival. It's a great time to bring the family and enjoy the festivities.

Terry is back, once again with a view only Terry can see.

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...

UMC Fall Women's Bible Study Starts Aug. 26th

Children of the Day at UMC Adel IowaCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church

We are getting ready for our Fall Women's Bible Study! at the Adel United Methodist Church.

We will be meeting for 8 weeks on Tuesday nights beginning August 26th at 6:15 p.m.

Bible Study with the book - $20.00.

Bible Study without the book - $5.00. [...] Continue Reading...

"Living with Alzheimer's for Caregivers" Aug. 19th

HomeCare Services Inc - Adel Iowa Courtesy of HomeCare Services, Inc.:

HomeCare Services, Inc. is hosting "Living with Alzheimer's for Caregivers" on Tuesday, August 19th from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m at 101 N 9th St.

This is an educational program that provides answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle and late stages of the disease.

Hear from those [...] Continue Reading...

Join 4-H Today - Coming to a Theater Near You

4-H Your Adventure Starts HereCourtesy of Dallas County 4H:

Dallas County 4-H is a part of a huge central Iowa marketing campaign to gain recruitment in both 4-H members and volunteers.

Our YouTube ad will be shown at the Jordan Creek movie theater and specially designed, laminated table clings will be placed in the food court.

Additionally, through [...] Continue Reading...

AHeinz57 Annual Ruff Ride Charity Event Aug. 23rd

AHeinz57 Ruff Ride - Adel IowaAHeinz57 Pet Rescue and Transport will host its 6th Annual “Ruff Ride” Charity Motorcycle Ride to benefit homeless and death row dogs in Iowa on Saturday August 23, 2014.

Last year’s event drew over 200 bikes and this year’s event looks to be even bigger and better with great prizes, fun games and an outside BBQ dinner featuring live music from the band Trips.

The ride starts and ends in Adel Iowa and [...] Continue Reading...

ISU Ext. Office - Strengthening Families Program in Perry

ISUEO_2LineWordmarkReversedOnRedFACEBOOK-01Courtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

Strengthening Families Program in Perry - Participants say ’best thing’ for family.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Dallas County believes building strong communities begins with building strong families.

Those wishing to reinforce or improve bonds with their child are [...] Continue Reading...

2014 Dallas County 4H/FFA Horse Show Sept 13th.

Courtesy of Dallas County 4H:

4-H & FFA Open Horse Show. Horses and riders get to strut their stuff

Winston Churchill is credited with saying, “No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.” Those who own horses know caring for these giant animals means work, dedication and passion.

These characteristics will be easily seen during competition at the [...] Continue Reading...