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2014 Seven Oaks Youth Day Trip Deadline Dec. 29th

Seven Oaks in BooneCourtesy of Adel Park and Rec:

Join the Adel Parks and Rec team over Christmas Break for a trip to Seven Oaks in Boone for skiing, snow tubing and more!

Who: Children in grades 3-8

When: Tuesday, December 29th. We leave at 12:00 a.m. and return at 4:30 p.m.

Cost: $50.00 per [...] Continue Reading...

Emma Skahill Represents Dallas County 4-H in Georgia

Emma SkahillCourtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

Dallas County’s Emma Skahill of Earlham, is one of 21 Iowa 4-H’ers who were selected to represent Iowa as a delegate at the 2014 National 4-H Congress on November 28- December 2 in Atlanta, Ga.

National 4-H Congress recognizes the delegates' outstanding leadership and community work and is an opportunity for leaders in 4-H to meet and [...] Continue Reading...

ISU Ext. STEM - Multi Project Workshop Dec. 30th

ISU Ext - Market Beef Weigh InCourtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

A 4-H Multi Project Workshop will be held on December 30 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. in the community building on the fairgrounds.

Participating 4-H’ers can attend the workshops they are most interested in.

Clothing - Learn how you can participate in the clothing event and the county fair with the same item. [...] Continue Reading...

2014 Operation Christmas Child Thank You!

Operation Christmas Child Adel IowaCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church

Operation Christmas Child was an incredible success this year!

Thank you to everyone for your donations and support! Our drop-off sites in Dallas County, Adel United Methodist Church and Grace West Church, received a 50% increase, making our total an astounding 1,537 boxes! Way to go Dallas County!!

There were [...] Continue Reading...

ISU Ext. Office - Market Beef Weigh In Dec. 13th

ISU Ext - Market Beef Weigh InCourtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

Any 4-H’er planning to show market beef at the Dallas County Fair, Iowa State Fair, Clay County Fair or AkSarBen in 2015 MUST have their entries weighed, tagged and identified in 4hOnline.

The Dallas County weigh-in is Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 8-11 a.m. on the Dallas County Fairgrounds.

Each 4-H’er may [...] Continue Reading...

Adel Boys Youth Basketball Grades 1 & 2 Sign-up

Adel Boys Basketball RegistrationCourtesy of Adel Park and Rec:

Boys Youth Basketball.

Games played on four Saturday mornings in January and February.

Ages: 1st and 2nd Grade
Deadline: December 23rd
Location: Adel Elementary School Gym
Fee: $30.00

Registration forms are available at Adel City Hall, email by request or [...] Continue Reading...

ISU Ext. Office - Strengthening Families Program in Adel

ISUEO_2LineWordmarkReversedOnRedFACEBOOK-01Courtesy of the Dallas Co Extension Office

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

It’s an Iowa value which Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Dallas County believes in—the importance of family. Those who agree may benefit from and are encouraged to participate in Strengthening Families Program (SFP): For Parents and Youth Ages 10-14. [...] Continue Reading...

Threesome! at Captain's Quarters Dec. 13th

Captains Quarters and CQ BrewingCourtesy of Captain's Quarters:

Captain's Quarters in Adel will be hosting a public tasting threesome event at the CQ on Saturday, December 13th at 4:00 pm. 

Business Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 2:00 p.m.
Friday: 2:00 p.m. to  2:00 a.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.
Sunday : High Noon to Midnight [...] Continue Reading...