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Studio Q 360 – 1 Year Anniversary Special

studioq360Courtesy of Studio Q 360:

One year ago in October I became a Licensed Massage Therapist and began sharing my love of Massage Therapy with the public.

In the last year I have added a heated pad to the table to increase muscle relaxation and comfort, hot stone therapy for muscle aches, portable chair massage at your office or event, and regular appointments Monday- […] Continue Reading…

Healthy Gifts from the Kitchen – October 23rd

Healthy Meals

Courtesy of DCCB:

Adults and children 8 and older will make their own “Friendship Soup Mix” and package it attractively in a mason jar for holiday gift giving.

They will sample healthy hot cocoa and discuss a dozen ideas for making food gifts that taste good but are not loaded with empty calories.

Class will […] Continue Reading…

DCCB – Build a Barn Owl Box October 23rd

Courtesy of Dallas County Iowa:DCCB-BarnOwl

Join a Dallas County Conservation Board (DCCB) naturalist at the Forest Park Museum October 23rd at 2:00 pm. and learn about conservation efforts for this rare Dallas County owl.

Barn owls were once a common bird in Iowa’s savannahs.

Their numbers have declined at such a rate that in […] Continue Reading…

Adel UMC Trunk or Treat October 31st

umctrunkortreatCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church

The Adel United Methodist Church will host Trunk or Treat for the community.

They will have their “trunks” ready on October 31st right outside the church at 115 South 10th Street from 6 – 8 pm.

The Adel Firefighters will also have their Trunk or Treat event at the same time.

You’re invited […] Continue Reading…

2016 Adel Kiwanis Club Annual Wreath Sale

Kiwanis Christmas WreathsCourtesy of the Adel Kiwanis Club:

The Adel Kiwanis Club is taking orders for their Annual Wreath Sales!

You can choose from many items such as wreaths in different sizes, Door Swags, Candy Canes and roping.

They are fresh and provide the wonderful smell of the holidays.

Greenery is delivered November 18th in time for […] Continue Reading…

2016 Adel Scouts Annual Food Drive October 16th

Adel ScourtsCourtesy of Adel Food Pantry:

The Adel Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts will be collecting for the Adel Food Pantry.

Adel Scouts will be hanging empty grocery bags on doors on Thursday, October 13th.

Simply place a bag with non-perishable foods and place on your porch before 11 a.m. Sunday, […] Continue Reading…

Brenton Arboretum Nature Club October 14th

Brenton Arboretum Nature ClubCourtesy of Brenton Arboretum:

Nature Club
Date: 10/14/2016
Time: 9:30 am to 11:30 am
Non-Members Fee: $50.00
Members Fee: Free

During Nature Club, your children can learn, explore and connect with the natural world through active lessons around the arboretum. […] Continue Reading…

Work Begins on the Nile Kinnick, Jr. Museum Addition

adelhistoricalmuseumCourtesy of City of Adel:

Work has begun on the Nile Kinnick, Jr. and the Governor George Washington Clarke addition to the Adel Historical Museum.

Thank you to everyone who has supported this project, including the Dallas County Foundation.

More photos available on the City of Adel Facebook page. […] Continue Reading…

Salamander Crossing Web Watch October 2016

Salamander Crossing Web Watch Dallas CountyCourtesy of Dallas County Iowa:

Salamander Crossing
Date: 09/27/2016 – 10/31/2016

Voas Nature Area, Dawson
19286 Lexington Rd. Dawson, Ia 50167

In mid- October hundreds of salamanders travel across the fields of Voas to their winter wetlands.

To witness this amazing journey […] Continue Reading…

Adel Dental Group Hat & Mitten Drive

Adel Dental GroupAdel Dental Group:

The Adel Dental Group is hosting a hat and mitten drive through November 11th.

Hats and mittens can be dropped off at Adel Dental Group, Tuesday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

Donations will be given to families in need in the community.

[…] Continue Reading…

Adel Public Input Meeting – Parks & Trails Master Plan Oct 27th

Adel New LogoCourtesy of City of Adel:

A public informational meeting will be held on Thursday, October 27th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Adel Public Library Community Room.

The purpose of the meeting will be to gather input on current and future parks, trails, and […] Continue Reading…

Doc’s Hunt Club – Chukar Challenge October 14, 15, & 16th

Docs_Hunt_ClubCourtesy of Doc’s Hunt Club:

Doc’s Hunt Club Chukar Challenge!

October 14th, 15th, and 16th… 2 Hunters… 2 Guns… 1 or 2 dogs… 20 shells… 12 Chukars… 1 hour…

A perfect score for this challenge is 88. The cost is $180.00 per team.

The Prize… a 1/2 day Hunt for Two at Doc’s. […] Continue Reading…

Julie Stewart for DC Supervisor – Adel Listening Post

julie-stewartJoin Julie Stewart, candidate for Dallas County Supervisors, at the Adel Listening Post, Saturday October 8th, 10 am, at the Adel Public Library.

Stewart hopes to hear your concerns effecting Dallas County infrastructure, watersheds, jail construction, law enforcement, conservation, bike trails, economic development and more.

Listening Posts will continue in Dallas County […] Continue Reading…

Our October 2016 Newsletter Now Online

Kim Owen

Kim Owen – Dallas County Elections

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

This month we spoke with Kim Owens, Dallas County Deputy Auditor and Elections to learn how the voting process is accomplished for more than 38,000 Dallas County voters.

So grab a cup of coffee, there’s 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…

Wednesday Night Community Suppers

UMC Wednesday Night SuppersCourtesy of Adel United Methodist Church:

We are planning for Wednesday Evening Meals through May, 2017.

Everyone is invited to join the Adel United Methodist Church on Wednesdays for a Community meal.

Wednesday Evening Meals
Service is from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Cost for the meals are $5.00 for adult, $1.00 children […] Continue Reading…