Calendar of Events - Shelby County Chamber of Commerce and Industry
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11/24/17
 -11/25/17
Julefest - Danish Villages of Elk Horn and Kimballton

Julefest is an annual celebration held in the Danish Villages of Elk Horn-Kimballton on the Friday and Saturday immediately following Thanksgiving. Both communities will be festively decorated for Christmas. 

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11/25/17
Small Business Saturday and Holiday Light Show

Saturday, November 25. Shop the small businesses of Shelby County all day and then head to the Historic Harlan Downtown Square, 5 - 8 pm, for the Official Holiday Light Show.

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11/25/17
2nd Annual Chili Cook Off - Portsmouth

Saturday, November 25, 6 pm, Portsmouth Legion Hall. Sponsored by the Portsmouth Business Association.

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11/27/17
Annual Santa Visit - Elk Horn Public Library

Monday, November 27, 3:30 - 5 pm. Hosted by the Elk Horn Public Library

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11/28/17
Hiring Veterans - HBI, ESGR, and USERRA

The Employer's Council of Iowa (ECI) in Southwestern Iowa will host Jason Kemp, Home Base Iowa Program Manager, and Darlene McMartin, ESGR area chair and veteran affairs.

Hosted by: Southwestern Iowa Employers' Council. Location: Iowa School for the Deaf - Lied Complex, Council Bluffs

 


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11/28/17
Hiring Veterans - HBI, ESGR, and USERRA

The Employer's Council of Iowa (ECI) in Southwestern Iowa will host Jason Kemp, Home Base Iowa Program Manager, and Darlene McMartin, ESGR area chair and veteran affairs.

Hosted by: Wasbash Area Employers' Council. Location: Greater Shenandoah Historical Museum Building.

 


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11/28/17
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. Everyone in the community is welcome.


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11/28/17
Book Worms Youth Volunteer Group - Harlan Community Library

Volunteers will meet every Tuesdays after school from 4:00 - 4:45 pm.

Volunteers help in the Children’s Area of the library doing age-appropriate tasks. A snack is provided.

The Book Worms program is open to children 10 years and up.


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11/29/17
Children's Story Time - Harlan Community Library

Our story time is on Wednesdays 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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11/29/17
5 O'Clock Somewhere Book Club - Harlan Community Library

Wednesday, November 29, 7 - 9 pm, Harlan Community Library

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11/30/17
Ambassador Visit - Mi Casa

Thursday, November 30, 5 pm at Mi Casa Family Mexican Restaurant

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11/30/17
Annie's Project - Education for Farm Women

Extending Knowledge - Empowering Women. A five session course on passing down the farm through business, estate, retirement, and succession planning. Sponsored by the Iowa State University Extension & Outreach, Shelby County.

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11/30/17
Dinner Platter Design Night - Harlan Community Library

Thursday, November 30, 6 - 7:30 pm, Harlan Community Library

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11/30/17
Lean Into Life

Community Group for Widows and Widowers who have lost a spouse or life partner. Connect with others who have lost a spouse and find support in moving forward - share your stories, questions and wisdom while helping one another.

Where: Prairie Room (Business office entrance, north side) - Myrtue Medical Center
When: Every other Thursday night starting September 7th
Time: 6:30 to 7:30 pm

Myrtue Medical Center - 1213 Garfield Avenue, Harlan IA
 

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11/30/17
Family Fun Night - Board Game Party - Harlan Community Library

Thursday, November 30, 6:30 - 7:30 pm, Harlan Community Library.

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12/01/17
"Kick Start the Leader in You" Leadership Series

"Kick Start the Leader in You" Leadership Series, 1 - 4 pm, ICN Room, Harlan Community Library, 718 Court Street, Harlan.

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12/02/17
Ambassador Visit - Secret Serenity Salon and Day Spa

Saturday, December 2, 10, Ambassador Visit at Secret Serenity Salon and Day Spa, 915 7th Street, Suite 103, Harlan

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12/02/17
10th Anniversary Christmas Open House - Secret Serenity Salon & Day Spa

Saturday, December 2, 7 am - 2 pm

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12/03/17
 -12/07/17
Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Sunday, December 3 through Thursday, December 7, hosted by the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

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12/03/17
Shelby County Historical Museum Christmas Program

Sunday, December 2, 2pm.

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12/03/17
SCCO Pancake Brunch

Sunday, December 3, 9:30 - 1 pm, Harlan Community High School

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12/04/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Earling

Monday, December 4, 12 - 6 pm, St. Joseph's Hall, 118 Main Street, Earling.

Walk-ins welcome.

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12/04/17
Mobile Pantry

Monday, December 4, 5 - 6:30 pm, Veterans Memorial Building. Sponsored by the Harlan Lions Club.

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12/05/17
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. Everyone in the community is welcome.


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12/06/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Panama

Wednesday, December 6, 12 - 6 pm, St. Mary's Parish Center, 204 St. Mary Avenue, Panama.

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12/06/17
Cookie Exchange - Elk Horn Public Library

Wednesday, December 6, 5 - 6 pm, Elk Horn Public Library.

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12/07/17
Annie's Project - Education for Farm Women

Extending Knowledge - Empowering Women. A five session course on passing down the farm through business, estate, retirement, and succession planning. Sponsored by the Iowa State University Extension & Outreach, Shelby County.

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12/08/17
"Kick Start the Leader in You" Leadership Series

"Kick Start the Leader in You" Leadership Series, 1 - 4 pm, ICN Room, Harlan Community Library, 718 Court Street, Harlan.

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12/12/17
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. Everyone in the community is welcome.


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12/14/17
Santa in the Cabins

Thursday, December 14, 5:30 - 7 pm, Shelby County Historical Museum, 1805 Morse Avenue, Harlan.

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12/14/17
Lean Into Life

Community Group for Widows and Widowers who have lost a spouse or life partner. Connect with others who have lost a spouse and find support in moving forward - share your stories, questions and wisdom while helping one another.

Where: Prairie Room (Business office entrance, north side) - Myrtue Medical Center
When: Every other Thursday night starting September 7th
Time: 6:30 to 7:30 pm

Myrtue Medical Center - 1213 Garfield Avenue, Harlan IA
 

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12/16/17
Kick Off - Legislative Coffee

Saturday, December 16, 10 am, at the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry's Atrium.

Sponsored by Monogram Prepared Meats, Harlan.  

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12/16/17
Christmas with the Annie Moses Band and Joshua Carswell

Saturday, December 16, 7:30 pm at The Arts Center at Iowa Western Community College, Council Bluffs.

Tickets: 712-388-7140 or http://www.artscenter.iwcc.edu/

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12/16/17
Holiday Harvest Market

Saturday, November 18 and Saturday, December 16, 9 am - 1 pm, FarmTable Procurement & Delivery, Harlan.

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12/16/17
Light Up the Holidays

The Shelby Fire & Rescue Hotspots will be hosting a free-will donation event at the Shelby Fire Hall on Sat., Dec. 16th from 11am-3pm. The family-friendly event will feature soups & desserts, cookie decorating, $5 photos by Full Hearts Photography, make & take crafts, entertainment, scavenger hunt & more.

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12/19/17
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. Everyone in the community is welcome.


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12/21/17
Christmas Hygge/Winter Solstice - Museum of Danish America

Thursday, December 21. The musuem's annual celebration of Danish holiday traditions will start at 3pm this year, and continue right into the evening with a Winter Solstice bonfire at sunset.  

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12/21/17
Holiday Open House - Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Thursday, December 21, 5 - 7 pm. Come celebrate the holidays with the Chamber staff.

This event will be held in the Chamber's Atrium.

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12/25/17
Christmas Day - SCCCI Office Closed

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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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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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