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February Book Clubs at the Adel Public Library

Adel Library Book ClubCourtesy of Adel Library:

Join one or both of the Adel Public Library book clubs during the month of February, 2017.

The Brown Bag Book Club meets on Thursday, February 9th at Noon.

The Evening Book Club will meet on Thursday, February 23rd at 7:00 pm.

This month both clubs are reading the 2017 All Iowa [...] Continue Reading...

Powerful Tools for Caregivers February 13th – March 20th

Courtesy of ISU Extension Dallas County:

Dates: Mondays, February 13 - March 20th
Time: 10 - 11:30 am
Location: St. Boniface Catholic, Waukee
Price: $20/participant
Respite Care: Available upon request.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers, beginning February 13 in Waukee, is an educational six week series designed to empower family caregivers to take better care of [...] Continue Reading...

Critter Cindy at the Adel Public Library February 21st

Free Preschool and Toddler Story Time at the Adel Public LibraryCourtesy of Adel Public Library:

The Adel Public Library will have a special guest this December.

Critter Cindy from the Dallas County Conservation Board (DCCB).

She will host an exciting story time.

Tuesday, February 21st at 10:30 am.

These special story times with the DCCB are [...] Continue Reading...

2017 Youth Baseball and Softball Registration Now Open

ADM Youth Baseball and SoftBallCourtesy of Adel Park and Rec:

It’s time again to start thinking about Youth Baseball & Softball signups.

Registration can be done online at

2017 ADM Youth Softball Form and age information.

2017 ADM Little League Form and age information [...] Continue Reading...

Adel Public Library Receives Grant From Adel Rotary Club

Courtesy of Adel Rotary Club:

The Adel Public Library has received a generous grant from the Adel Rotary Club.

The grant allowed them to purchase extra shelving in our fiction sections, several new staff computers, the first in 10 years, and 16 Playaway Launchpads.

These tablets are designed for library circulation [...] Continue Reading...

For the Love of Soup Fundraiser February 11th

Courtesy of Adel Library:chilipotatosoup

Join the Adel Public Library for their second annual For the Love of Soup fundraiser on Saturday, February 11th, 2017 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

For a free will donation, you can taste all the soup you’d like and use your pocket change to vote for your favorites.

Desserts will be provided by the Friends, and the [...] Continue Reading...

Adel Partners Seeks Your Input on Adel Survey

Adel_Partners_Chamber_of_CommerceAdel Partners Chamber of Commerce:

The Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce and the Dallas County Development Alliance have partnered in order to build a stronger, more diverse economy in Dallas County, specifically Adel.

They're seeking your input. They need to know what businesses you want, what products you need, and what kind of entertainment [...] Continue Reading...

Mouthwatering BBQ All Winter Long From Brick Street BBQ

Brick Street Barbecue Adel IowaCourtesy of Brick St. BBQ:

You do not have to wait until spring for some of your favorite BBQ!

Merle Cox of Brick Street BBQ will be smoking at least one day per week all winter long.

Call Merle when your tastebuds are craving mouth watering BBQ Ribs, Pulled Pork, Pork Loin, Chicken, Beef Brisket, and Beef [...] Continue Reading...

Fusion Church – Financial Peace University Starting Feb 19th

Courtesy of Fusion Church:Financial Peace University

Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University (FPU) returns to Fusion Church this Spring!

This life-changing class is taught by Dave Ramsey and coordinated by Tim Walker at Fusion Church in Adel, IA.

This 9 week class will be held on Sundays at 4:00 pm., starting Feb 19th.

Light [...] Continue Reading...

DCCB Owl Prowl Under the Moon February 7th

DCCB-Moon-Owl-ProwlCourtesy of Dallas County Iowa:

Owl Prowl Under the Moon

Date: 02/07/2017 • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Location: Bear Creek Nature Center
Kuehn Conservation Area
32828 Houston Trail, Earlham

Our, “Owl Prowl”, hike will begin around a bonfire, with hot chocolate, as we introduce you to the owls of Dallas County and their signature [...] Continue Reading...

ADM Fundraiser Daddy-Daughter Dance February 11th

ADM After Prom Fund Raiser

"Daddy-Daughter Dance" to help raise funds for the 2017 After-Prom Party.

Saturday, February 11th. at the ADM Middle School commons and is open to girls Pre-K through 5th grade.

7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Cost is $20 per couple, $10 for additional daughters.

Girls are welcome to attend with their dad, grandfather, uncle, or other adult. Online Registration. [...] Continue Reading...

Help LSB Celebrate Abe’s Birthday February 10th

LSB Abes Birthday - Adel IowaCourtesy of Lincoln Savings Bank:

Join us in celebrating Abe's Birthday and our 4th Anniversary on Friday, February 10th, from 10 am - 4 pm.
Birthday Cake will be served throughout the day, including snacks, drinks, and free gifts.

Register to win a FREE Safe Deposit Box at our new location. Catch the [...] Continue Reading...

FoodBank Mobile Pantry Program

FoodBank of IowaDC Public Health Nursing Services:

The Food Bank of Iowa will have a Mobile Food Pantry available the 4th Monday of every month from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. at the New Hope Youth Center 712 Cottage Street, Adel Iowa.

Bring bags, laundry baskets, or boxes to carry your food.

Sponsored by the Food Bank of Iowa and Dallas [...] Continue Reading...

Penoach Winery Opens With Valentine’s Special Feb. 10th

Penoach Winery Adel IowaCourtesy of Penoach Vineyard:

Penoach Winery will reopen on February 10th with our regular hours, Fri and Sat 12-5, Sunday 1-5.

We will have a Valentines special of 20% off our raspberry wine during the weekend of the 9th-11th.

Watch for our upcoming season's schedule of events coming soon. [...] Continue Reading...

Doc’s Hunt Club – 2017 Annual All-Bird Challenge

Doc's Hunt ClubCourtesy of Doc's Hunt Club

Doc's Hunt Club is hosting our 2017 Annual All-Bird Challenge from January 27th through January 29th.

The grand prize for 1st place in this challenge is a 1/2 day hunt for two, and 'bragging rights' you can show off on the Doc's Facebook Page with your photo announcing you as the 2016 winner! [...] Continue Reading...