Calendar of Events - Shelby County Chamber of Commerce and Industry
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Events in the next 30 days...
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12/15/18
FarmTable Holiday Market

Saturday, November 17, 9 - 1 pm and Saturday, December 15, 9 - 1, FarmTable Procurement and Delivery, 1901 Hawkeye Avenue, Harlan (next door to the Chamber office).

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12/15/18
Harlan Community Holiday Open House

Saturday, December 15, 9 - 12 pm. Sponsored by the Harlan Community Library, Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Shelby County Conservation, and Shelby County Historical Society.

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12/15/18
Local Love Mini Market - Milk & Honey

Saturday, December 15, 9 - 1 pm, Milk & Honey, Harlan.

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12/15/18
Tech Time: Scheduled Individual Assistance - Harlan Community Library

Saturday, December 15, 9 - 12 pm.

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12/15/18
2019 Legislative Coffee Series

The Legislative Coffee Series is scheduled for third Saturday, December through April, 10 am.

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12/15/18
Coffee, Coloring, Conversations, and Crafts - Harlan Community Library

Saturday, December 15, 10 - 12 pm.

Bring a craft, or find inspiration, enjoy a cup of coffee and some conversation, or find a coloring page. Some supplies will be provided as well as coffee.

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12/16/18
Breakfast Fundraiser - Relay For Life - We Don't Whine, We Fight

Sunday, December 16, 8:30 - 11:30 am, St. Mary's Parish Center, Panama. To benefit Relay for Life Shelby County.

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12/16/18
Christmas High Tea - Pleasant Thymes Tea Room, Elk Horn

It is with much joy that we encourage you to attend the first "Christmas~High~Tea" at Pleasant Thymes Tea Room.  The holiday atmosphere will be filled with festivities of sweet savories, teas & coffee, sandwiches & salads, soups and mini-desserts.  One person will receive their high-tea time for free, as a drawing will take place that day.  Call and make your reservation today, 712-764-2221 or  712-779-0093.  (24 seats available)    

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12/17/18
Coffee, Coloring, Conversations, and Crafts - Harlan Community Library

Tuesday, December 17, 1 - 4 pm.


Bring a craft, or find inspiration, enjoy a cup of coffee and some conversation, or find a coloring page. Some supplies will be provided as well as coffee.


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12/17/18
After School Program- Elk Horn Public Library

Mondays 3:30 - 4:30 pm. Ages Kindergarten and up.

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12/18/18
Book Worms Youth Volunteers - Harlan Community Library

Volunteers will meet every Tuesday after school from 4:00-5:00 pm.

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12/18/18
Iowa Community Kitchen

Tuesday evenings 4:30 - 6:30 pm, First Baptist Church, Harlan.

Everyone in the community is welcome to attend, bring a friend. Free-will donation. All take-out meals are $3.

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12/19/18
Dungeons & Dragons - Elk Horn Public Library

Wednesdays 3:30 pm. Ages 14 and up are invited to join in!

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12/19/18
Wii Wednesday - Elk Horn Public Library

Wednesday afternoons, 3:30 pm.

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12/19/18
Classic Movie Series: It's A Wonderful Life - Harlan Community Library

Wednesday, December 19, 10 - 12 pm

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12/19/18
Story Time - Harlan Community Library

Our story time is on Wednesdays 10:30 - 11:25 am and each week we have a fun new theme.

Stories, finger plays, songs, flannel boards and crafts.

 Appropriate for ages 2-5. Everyone welcome.


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12/19/18
Pre-School Story Time - Elk Horn Public Library

Wednesdays, 11:30 - 12:30 pm. Ages 3 - 5

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12/19/18
Tech Time - Harlan Community Library

Learn something new during Tech Time, 3 - 4 pm. Each week we focus on a new topic and help others learn more about how to use each type of technology. The training is free and no sign up is necessary. Bring your own device or use one of our computers.

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12/19/18
Christmas Tea - Salem Lutheran Homes & Rehabilitation Center, Elk Horn

Wednesday, December 19, 3 -5 pm. Salem's Dining Hall.

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12/19/18
Libraries on the Go - Harlan Community Library

Wednesdays 4 - 5 pm

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12/20/18
Decorating Christmas Cookies - Pleasant Thymes Tea Room, Elk Horn

On Thursday, December 20 there will be two time slots, 3:30 - 5 pm and 6:30 - 8 pm, to participate in decorating sugar cookies for the holiday eating and giving.  Every participant is asked to bring one dozen plain sugar cookies.  Sherry will have frosting and candies available.  The cost is $5/person which includes a cup of hot chocolate, popcorn, and an atmosphere of holiday JOY.    

 

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12/20/18
Lego Challenge - Harlan Community Library

Thursday, December 20, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.

Come enjoy a fun new Lego Challenge each month.

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12/22/18
Free Toys For Those In Need Around Shelby County

Saturday, December 22, 10 - 12 pm - Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

Santa's helpers want every child in Shelby County to have a Merry Christmas.

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12/24/18
 -01/01/19
Holiday Break - Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry

The Chamber office will be closed December 24 through January 1, 2019

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12/24/18
 -12/25/18
Harlan Community Library - Closed for the Christmas Holiday

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12/25/18
Christmas Morning Brunch - Pleasant Thymes Tea Room, Elk Horn

The Pleasant Thymes Tea Room would be blessed to serve a Christmas Brunch on December 25th from 9-11am on Christmas morning for those who want to enjoy a holiday gathering with family or friends.  We will sing holiday songs, enjoy fellowship, read from the Scriptures, and be thankful for the greatest gift of all, Jesus.  

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12/26/18
Tech Time - Harlan Community Library

Learn something new during Tech Time, 3 - 4 pm. Each week we focus on a new topic and help others learn more about how to use each type of technology. The training is free and no sign up is necessary. Bring your own device or use one of our computers.

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12/26/18
Libraries on the Go - Harlan Community Library

Wednesdays 4 - 5 pm

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12/27/18
OWLS - Older Wiser Learning Seniors - Harlan Senior Center

Thursday, December 27, 12 - 1 pm.

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12/28/18
Hugo Kringle is Coming to the Harlan Community Library

Friday, December 28, 1 - 2:30 pm.

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12/31/18
New Year's Eve Party - Pleasant Thymes Tea Room

Monday, December 31, 8 pm - midnight.

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12/31/18
 -01/01/19
Harlan Library Closed for New Year's Holiday

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01/01/19
New Year's Day Brunch - Milk & Hone

Tuesday, January 1, 9 - 3 pm. Take out orders are welcome.

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01/04/19
Movie: Rock Dog & Meet the Animator: Amelia Kurth - Harlan Community Library

Friday, January 4, 4 - 6:30 pm. Enjoy a great movie at the library on the big screen. We will be serving popcorn and all movies are FREE! Amelia Kurth also will be doing a presentation on animation and discuss how she animated the movie Rock Dog.

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01/13/19
Dad's Belgian Waffles Brunch & Silent Auction

Sunday, January 13, 9 - 12 pm, St. Mary's Parish Hall, Panama. Fundraising event hosted by The Shelby County Trails Board.

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Coming Soon...
5K Run for Project Eliminate

5K Run for Project Eliminate Family Event scheduled for Spring 2016

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Coming Soon...
Harlan 100

To help raise funds for the Shelby County Trails Committee efforts of adding additional bike trails and walking trails to Shelby County, the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce and Industry will be holding the Inaugural Harlan 100.  This will be a 3-person bike team race around the Historic Downtown Square in Harlan, Iowa.  Bikes will be provided and each team will use identical bicycles for the race.  The key will be strategy of changing riders as all 3 persons of the team will be required to ride a set number of laps during the race.  There will be multiple age categories to enter, and proceeds from the event will support the Shelby County Trails Committee.  Early plans are to hold this event in June 2016.

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