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We are excited to host the 6th Annual John's Baby Steps 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk on Saturday, October 3rd at Kinnick-Feller Park in Adel!
This chip timed race & memory walk starts with remembering our angel babies and is concluded with an awards presenting of age & gender categories & Kids Fun Run.
There will also [...] Continue Reading...
Children who live in Adel, Perry, Winterset, Greenfield and Indianola who qualify for preschool tuition grants, for households at or below 200 percent poverty level, may be eligible to ride public transportation at a free or reduced rate.
Children can be picked up from their home or childcare center and dropped off at participating [...] Continue Reading...
Monday, Sept. 21st, at 6 pm, Quilt Circle of Friends, a club that meets monthly at Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co, will host an open house at the Adel Library.
Featured speaker for the evening is designer, Kelly Mueller from The Wooden Bear Designs.
She will demonstrate printing fun designs on [...] Continue Reading...
This explains that bottle of "cologne" I got for Christmas... - Editor
Last summer I was honored to attend a unique travel “happening” (as the hippies used to say) in Colorado.
A group of urbanites and hamsters, I mean hipsters, along with a park ranger met at the base of Mount Elbert to harness the scent of the mountains by getting a snoot full of [...] Continue Reading...
Time: 9:30 am to 11:30 am
Non-Members Fee: $30.00
During Nature Club, your children can learn, explore and connect with the natural world through active lessons around the arboretum. [...] Continue Reading...
This year’s All Dallas County Reads 1 Book is the mystery “Blue Heaven” by New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box.
A Read and Meet with Mr. Box will be held on Thursday, September 17th at the Hotel Pattee in Perry.
Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served, at [...] Continue Reading...
Doc's Season Opens Sep. 1st!
Doc's Hunt Club's 2015-2016 season is here. Doc's has amazing cover this year and incredible pheasant, chukar, and quail lined up for the entire season!
Doc's still has corporate and individual memberships available today. Find out what [...] Continue Reading...
This week, Adel Quilting & Dry Goods (AQ) presented a check to the Adel Public Library for $1250.
These funds were raised through an orphan block challenge.
Quilt Circle of Friends, a club hosted by AQ, donated leftover blocks and unfinished quilt (Photo Below) [...] Continue Reading...
HomeCare Services, Inc. of Dallas County recognized Donna Putney for 35 years of employment by presenting her with a floral bouquet.
Donna is a a dedicated, loyal HomeCare Aide with a heart of gold, we are fortunate to have her in our HomeCare family!
Thank you Donna! [...] Continue Reading...
We are planning for Wednesday Evening Meals!
We will be starting our meals on September 16.
Everyone is invited to join the Adel United Methodist Church on Wednesdays for a Community meal.
Wednesday Evening Meals
Service is [...] Continue Reading...
Deb Bengtson is the new Director of the Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce.
She has Chamber background with the Windsor Heights Chamber and the West Des Moines Chamber.
Deb is looking forward to meeting the Adel community and helping grow the City of Adel. Deb's email is [...] Continue Reading...
Many residents at The Village at Legacy Pointe retirement community are long-time fans of the television show Dancing with the Stars and this last season was no exception, especially with Iowa native, Chris Soules in the cast.
The community members gathered together every week to watch the show, but when the [...] Continue Reading...
Dallas County Monarch Tagging
Location: Kuehn Conservation Area and Earlham, Iowa
Date: 09/01/2015 - 09/30/2015
Time: On Call
Monarchs have created more conservation minded souls than possibly any other program DCCB has ever offered.
There is [...] Continue Reading...
Our adventurer explores the wonders of psychological testing... those poor scientists.. - Editor
I suppose I should start at the beginning, though Eastern writers have spent centuries telling tales in circular patterns and they seem to make sense when it's all said and done.
I was asked once to participate in a research study. [...] Continue Reading...
Hunter Education Class
Location: Dallas County Conservation Board Office
14581 K Ave., Perry, Iowa 50220
This class requires successful completion of the online class section. Please bring the completed certificate with you to this class.