Calendar of Events - Shelby County Chamber of Commerce and Industry
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Honey/Bacon Fest - Show-N-Shine Car Show
06/09/17 - 06/10/17
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Events in the next 30 days...
DateEvent
05/29/17
Shelby County Chamber & Industry Closed Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day, the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry will be closed.

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05/30/17
Dirt Therapy - Planting Party - Museum of Danish America

Calling all volunteers to a planting party! With your help and the support of Midwest Groundcovers, the Museum of Danish America will settle 500 native plants into their new homes in the Jens Jensen Prairie Landscape Park on Tuesday, May 30 at 8 am.

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05/30/17
 -05/31/17
Harlan Community School Cyclone Baseball Camp

Tuesday, May 30 and Wednesday, May 31, 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., HCS High School Baseball Field, Harlan. This is for boys entering grades 3 - 8 next fall.

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05/30/17
Iowa Community Kitchen

Iowa Community Kitchen provides food and fellowship every Tuesday evening from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 1325 Chatburn Avenue, Harlan, in the upstairs hall. All are welcome. Free will donation.


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05/31/17
Harlan City League Sand Volleyball

League now forming. Deadline is noon, Wednesday, May 31. League play begins on Thursday, June 1.

Sign-up at Harlan City Hall.

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05/31/17
Senior Health & Fitness Day

Mini Health Fair sponsored by Petersen Family Wellness Center - Lewis Family Aquatic Center, 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

There will be a variety of events geared towards fitness and wellness with their honored guest, Chuck Long.

 

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06/02/17
Milk & Honey Community Give Back Day

Friday, June 2, 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Milk & Honey will give 5% of their day sales to the Shelby County Historical Society and Museum.

The Shelby County Historical Society and Museum is dedicated to preserving our collective history, and strives to educate, inspire, and instill pride in all generations. We are working towards becoming a first-class institution freely available to all.

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06/02/17
Relay for Life Event

Friday, June 20. Hosted by Relay for Life Shelby County Iowa, 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., 612 Court Street, Harlan.

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06/03/17
Shelby County Speedway Racing

Shelby County Fairgrounds, 314 4th Street, Harlan.

Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Hot Laps at 6:00 p.m., Racing at 6:30 p.m.
 

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06/03/17
 -06/04/17
St. Peter's Parish Picnic - Defiance, IA

One day only - Saturday, June 3.

The $50 Raffle Drawing will be held on Sunday, June 4 at 2:00 p.m. during Staley's Chicken Dinner. First ticket drawn wins an amazing Branson trip. To purchase tickets, contact the Parish Office at 712-748-3501.

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06/03/17
Community Kids Fest - Free Movie, Pioneer Park

Saturday, June 3, 8:00 p.m., Pioneer Park, Harlan.

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06/03/17
The Golden Hour Accident Scene Management Event

Saturday, June 3, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Harlan Community High School. Sponsored by Roar into Harlan Bike Night.

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06/03/17
Elk Horn Farmers Market

Every Saturday June through September, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at the Danish Windmill.

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06/04/17
Art in the Park - Pioneer Park

Sunday, June 4. Pioneer Park, Harlan.

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06/04/17
Log Cabin Day - Shelby County Historical Society & Museum

Log Cabin Day is June 4 from 10 AM to 4 PM at the museum campus and in Potter's Park in Harlan!

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06/04/17
Shelby County Harvest Market

Sunday Farmer's Market, June 4 to October 8, 2017, sponsored by the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

In addition to these dates, we will have two Holiday Market dates, Tuesday, November 21 - prior to Thanksgiving and Thursday, December 21 - prior to Christmas.
 

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06/05/17
 -06/08/17
2017 Cyclone Youth Wrestling Camp

Cyclone Camp enter grades 6 - 12. June 5 - 8, 9:00 a.m. - Noon. $45 per wrestler. Registration dealine is Wednesday, May 31.

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06/05/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Irwin Community Building

Monday, June 5, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Irwin Community Building, 504 Ann Street.

To schedule an appointment, contact Angie at 712-579-9561. Walk-ins welcome.

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06/05/17
 -06/07/17
2017 Cyclone Youth Wrestling Camp

Youth Camp, Grades 1-5,  June 5 - 7, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. $35 per wrestler. Registration deadline is Wednesday, May 31.

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06/06/17
Iowa Community Kitchen

Iowa Community Kitchen provides food and fellowship every Tuesday evening from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 1325 Chatburn Avenue, Harlan, in the upstairs hall. 

Starting on June 6, 2017, ICK will begin charging $3 per meal. Children 12 and under, free.  

 


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06/07/17
Iowa Farm Bureau's Take Root Program

The Shelby County Farm Bureau is offering it's members a new approach to farm succession and farm business planning through their Iowa Farm Bureau's Take Root Program.

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06/09/17
 -06/10/17
Inaugural Honey Bacon Show-N-Shine

Chamber sponsored event - Inaugural Honey Bacon Show-N-Shine Event, Shelby County Fairgrounds, Friday, June 9, 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. & Saturday, June 10, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This event is Free to the general public.





 

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06/09/17
 -06/10/17
FarmTable Procurement & Delivery Cash & Carry

Friday, June 9th, 2:00pm - 7:00pm and Saturday, June 10th, 9:00am - 1:00pm, at FarmTable Procurement & Delivery.

FarmTable Procurement & Deliver is located on the North side of the Iowa Western Building/Chamber building, along HWY 59.

Look for the signs. **Entrance will be the Main Door**

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06/09/17
Donna's Retirement Farewell

Friday, June 9, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., Salem Lutheran Homes and Rehabilitation Center, Elk Horn.

Our longtime friend and loyal team member to Salem, Donna McClain, is retiring May 26th but we will be celebrating her on June 9th with her family present. Donna has been at Salem for 45 years, it would be 46 years September, 2017.

Come celebrate all the work she has done at Salem to make life enjoyable for all who have lived thereand who have passed away.

 

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06/10/17
Shelby County Speedway Racing

Shelby County Fairgrounds, 314 4th Street, Harlan.

Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Hot Laps at 6:00 p.m., Racing at 6:30 p.m.
 

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06/10/17
Elk Horn Farmers Market

Every Saturday June through September, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at the Danish Windmill.

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06/11/17
Shelby County Harvest Market

Sunday Farmer's Market, June 4 to October 8, 2017, sponsored by the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

In addition to these dates, we will have two Holiday Market dates, Tuesday, November 21 - prior to Thanksgiving and Thursday, December 21 - prior to Christmas.
 

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06/13/17
Iowa Community Kitchen

Iowa Community Kitchen provides food and fellowship every Tuesday evening from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 1325 Chatburn Avenue, Harlan, in the upstairs hall. 

Starting on June 6, 2017, ICK will begin charging $3 per meal. Children 12 and under, free.  

 


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06/15/17
Historical Presentation - The Monuments Men

Thursday, June 15, 6:30 p.m., Elk Horn Public Library. Please join the library staff in welcoming retired Winterset Public Library Director Nancy Trask in a historical presentation about the Monuments Men, with a special focus on Iowa's own Monuments Man, George Stout.

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06/15/17
E-Books for Everyone Goes to Westphalia, IA

Thursday, June 15, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., St. Boniface Parish Center, Westphalia.

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06/15/17
Roar into Harlan Bike Night

Bike Night on the Historic Harlan Downtown Square. 3rd Thursday, May - September, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

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06/16/17
 -06/17/17
St. Mary's Parish Picnic - Panama

Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17.

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06/17/17
Jame Buwalda Memorial Roar into Harlan Fun Run

Saturday, June 17. 6th Annual Roar into Harlan Fun Run - James Buwalda Memorial.

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06/17/17
Shelby County Speedway Racing

Shelby County Fairgrounds, 314 4th Street, Harlan.

Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Hot Laps at 6:00 p.m., Racing at 6:30 p.m.
 

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06/17/17
 -06/18/17
72nd Flight Breakfast - Harlan Municipal Airport

Saturday, June 17 - airplane rides and barbeque, 4:30 p.m. to dusk

Sunday, June 18 - Breakfast served 7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Sponsored by the 8-Ball Aviation Club.

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06/17/17
Elk Horn Farmers Market

Every Saturday June through September, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at the Danish Windmill.

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06/18/17
Father's Day

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06/18/17
Shelby County Harvest Market

Sunday Farmer's Market, June 4 to October 8, 2017, sponsored by the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

In addition to these dates, we will have two Holiday Market dates, Tuesday, November 21 - prior to Thanksgiving and Thursday, December 21 - prior to Christmas.
 

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06/20/17
Iowa Community Kitchen

Iowa Community Kitchen provides food and fellowship every Tuesday evening from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 1325 Chatburn Avenue, Harlan, in the upstairs hall. 

Starting on June 6, 2017, ICK will begin charging $3 per meal. Children 12 and under, free.  

 


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06/21/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Panama

Wednesday, June 21, 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., St. Mary's Parish Center, 204 St. Mary Avenue, Panama.  To schedule an appointment, contact Dee Dee Leinen at 712-489-2891. Walk-ins welcome.

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06/22/17
Hike Night at Prairie Rose

Hike Night at Prairie Rose will be held on the 4th Thursday of each month, April through September, 7:00 p.m.

 

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06/22/17
Museum of Danish America Brown Bag Lunch Program

Thursday, June 22, Nordic Light on Canvas, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Bro Dining Room

Free to the general public. Bring a lunch to enjoy while you listen.

 


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06/22/17
Beginning Gardening - ISU Extension & Outreach, Shelby County

Beginning Gardening: Now What Do I Do?

Join ISU Extension & Outreach: Master Gardeners and ISU Extension Nutrition and Wellness Specialist for a three part series of Beginning Gardening workshops. Sponsored by ISU Extension & Outreach Shelby County, City of Harlan.

 

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06/23/17
Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry's Annual Golf Tournament

Friday, June 23 at the Harlan Golf & Country Club. Registration begins at 3:00 p.m.; Putting Contest at 3:30 p.m.; and Tee Off at 3:45 p.m.

 

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06/23/17
 -06/24/17
Women in the Outdoors

Attention ladies!  Want to be involved in more outdoor activities and try things out without being intimidated by or out performing a man?  We have an opportunity for you.  On the evening of Friday, June 23 and all day Saturday, June 24 the Shelby County Conservation Board, Prairie Rose State Park (Iowa DNR), and the National Wild Turkey Federation are joining forces to offer a Women in the Outdoors weekend (WITO).  The event will take place between Nishna Bend Recreation Area and Prairie Rose State Park.  We will be offering a wide variety of activities such as trailer backing, yoga, Dutch oven cooking, shotguns, basic self defense, handgun selection/safety, GPS/orienteering, kayaking, wild edibles, wine tasting, archery, and some crafty session.  Many of these sessions will be taught by women.  Registration is open to any woman 14 years old and older.  Registration is now open with a deadline of June 1st. Cost of registration is $100. If you are interested please contact Christina at 712-744-3403 or Jodi at 515-249-2215.


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06/24/17
Harlan City Wide Garage Sale

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06/24/17
Shelby County Speedway Racing

Shelby County Fairgrounds, 314 4th Street, Harlan.

Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Hot Laps at 6:00 p.m., Racing at 6:30 p.m.
 

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06/24/17
Elk Horn Farmers Market

Every Saturday June through September, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at the Danish Windmill.

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06/24/17
Annual Midsummer Celebration - Sankt Hans Aften

Saturday, June 24, 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Museum of Danish America, Elk Horn.

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06/25/17
Shelby County Harvest Market

Sunday Farmer's Market, June 4 to October 8, 2017, sponsored by the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

In addition to these dates, we will have two Holiday Market dates, Tuesday, November 21 - prior to Thanksgiving and Thursday, December 21 - prior to Christmas.
 

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06/27/17
 -06/29/17
5th Annual Cyclone Soccer Camp

June 27 - 29, Merrill Field, Harlan. For boys and girls entering grades 3 - 12.

Grades 3 - 6: 10:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Grades 7 - 12: 5:00 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

Instructions by HCHS Soccer Coaches: Dave Voge, Pat Shelton, Jared Boysen and Andrew Sandquist.


 

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06/27/17
Iowa Community Kitchen

Iowa Community Kitchen provides food and fellowship every Tuesday evening from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 1325 Chatburn Avenue, Harlan, in the upstairs hall. 

Starting on June 6, 2017, ICK will begin charging $3 per meal. Children 12 and under, free.  

 


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06/27/17
Iowa Farm Bureau's Take Root Program

The Shelby County Farm Bureau is offering it's members a new approach to farm succession and farm business planning through their Iowa Farm Bureau's Take Root Program.

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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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