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Submit an Entry to the “Anything Goes” Basket Silent Auction

Friends of the Adel LibraryCourtesy of the Adel Public Library

This September, Friends of the Adel Public Library Foundation will have their first ever Anything Goes Basket Silent Auction.

Starting the week of Labor Day, they will be collecting baskets at the library.

The silent auction will then run September 12th at 10:00 a.m. through September 30th at 5:00p.m.

The […] Continue Reading…

Girl Scouts Announce Adel Dog Park Opening Aug. 14th

Courtesy of Troop 505:

The Adel Girl Scouts proudly announce the Adel Dog Park Opening!

Sunday, August 14th at 2:00 pm.

The park is located North of the Adel Aquatic Center – 1800 S. 15th St. Adel Iowa.

The Adel Girl Scouts-Junior Troop 505 raised […] Continue Reading…

Doug James and the Pocket – Adel Sweet Corn Fest Aug. 13th


Doug James and the Pocket, a Tour de Force of Chicago based musicians and their original brand of American Hip Shakin’ Music will headline the Adel Sweet Corn Festival Block Party on August 13th.

It’s High Energy Roots with sounds that stir together meaty grooves, funky dynamics, soulful R&B swagger, gospel harmonies, with a rock and roll attitude and cheeky humor.

You’ll notice […] Continue Reading…

2016 New Hope Vacation Bible School Aug 1st – 4th

NewHopeVBSCourtesy of New Hope Church:

New Hope Vacation Bible School, August 1st – 4th, 6 – 8 pm.

Deep Sea Discovery God is with me wherever I go!

Kids will have an awesome time at Praise VBS focusing on Biblical attributes of God (Greatness, Authority, Providence, Power & Love) and then praising Him in response. […] Continue Reading…

City of Adel Board Openings – Honor the Call to Serve

Adel New LogoCourtesy of City of Adel:

Serving on a City Board or Commission is a great way to become involved in shaping the direction of your community.

If you’ve ever wanted to be a part of the decision-making process, please consider serving today!

To apply, […] Continue Reading…

2016 – 2017 Membership Drive for ADM Fine Arts

ADM Fine Arts Booster ClubCourtesy of ADM Fine Arts:

You’re invited to support Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade fine art students, teachers and programs at ADM!

The Fine Arts Boosters are celebrating 10 years of cooperative effort to support Art, Band, Choir, Drama, Speech, Academic Decathlon, Newspaper & Yearbook including the purchase of items such as choir risers with safety railings, baby grand piano, […] Continue Reading…

BASE® Employees Support Good Samaritan Food Pantry

BASE® Employee Benefits Adel IowaCourtesy of Base®:

BASE® Helps Local Food Pantry. Employees support those in their own community. 

Employees at BASE® pulled together to support their community by donating food items and other various products to the Good Samaritan Food Pantry in Adel.

BASE® employees donated items for the entire month of June to assist those in need in […] Continue Reading…

Chess Club Classes at the Adel Public Library this July

ChessClubAdelLibraryCourtesy of Adel Public Library:

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play Chess?

Join Mr. Vasto at his Chess Club classes in July on Tuesday the 19th, Thursday the 21st, Tuesday the 26th or Thursday the 28th.

Come to one, two, three, or even all four classes; each class meets at 11:00 am. […] Continue Reading…

Sizzling Summer Sale – Buy One, Get One – Studio Q 360

Courtesy of Studio Q 360:

Buy One, Get One from Studio Q 360 Massage Therapy in Adel!

Mention this Web-Only ad to save 25% off your next massage when you buy a 25% off massage gift certificate to share.

Call Katrina to book your massage at (515) 689-4754. […] Continue Reading…

2016 Adel Sweet Corn Festival August 13th

Sweet-Corn-Day-LogoThe 37th Annual Adel Sweet Corn Festival is August 13th.

This annual event is Adel’s way of saying
“Thank you” to the community and to all who visit.

The weekend is a fan favorite – with multiple events taking place across town.

One of the oldest traditions of the festival is the corn shucking. Volunteers gather to fill a refrigerated semi-truck with tons of ready-to-be-cooked corn on the cob. Everyone is welcome to join the fun. […] Continue Reading…

2016 Annual Sweet Corn Festival 5K Run/Walk Aug. 13th

Adel Sweet Corn 5KThe Annual Sweet Corn Festival 5K Run/Walk. The race begins at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 13th, 2016.

The race takes place on the scenic brick streets along the parade route in front of hundreds of spectators.

The Adel Sweet Corn Festival 5K kicks off the Adel Sweet Corn Festival.

Make sure you bring the whole family to enjoy the […] Continue Reading…

DCCB Eat Well on $6 a Day Aug. 8th

Courtesy of Dallas County Iowa:Eat_Smart_Dallas_Co_ISU_Extension_Office

Eat Well on $6 a Day
Date: 08/14/2016  
Location: Forest Park Museum
14581 K Ave. Perry, Iowa 50220
Time: 1:30 pm

Join the Dallas County Conservation Board (DCCB) to cut down your food costs?

Maybe it’s time to […] Continue Reading…

DCCB Rock Bar Romp Aug. 6th

Dallas County Conservation BoardCourtesy of Dallas County Iowa:

Rock Bar Romp
Date: 08/06/2016  
Location: Snyder Tract Access
(just west of Minburn)
Time: 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The North Raccoon River has been running high most of this spring, uncovering and depositing new geologic and […] Continue Reading…

Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co. – Quilt History Class

Adel Quilting and Dry Goods CoCourtesy of Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co.:

Adel Quilting & Dry Goods Co. is hosting a series of three classes discussing the lives of women in the late 1800s and their quilts.

Class includes a program speaker, hand stitching supplies (for anyone interested), refreshments and door prizes. 

Class meets at the Adel Library from 10 am to […] Continue Reading…

Vendors at the Farmers Market Tonight

Farmers Market AdelHarvey’s Greenhouse & Garden Center:

This week we’re spotlighting the vendors at the Farmer’s Market Tuesday Night from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

The market takes place every Tuesday until the end of August.

Located at the south corner of the Harvey’s Greenhouse and Garden Center on […] Continue Reading…