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
04/21/17
 -04/29/17
Study Club's Annual Used Book Sale

Hosted by the Harlan Literary Club, Friday, April 21 - Saturday, April 29, Harlan Community Library in the lower level meeting room.

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04/25/17
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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04/25/17
Book Worms Youth Volunteer Group

Volunteers will meet every Tuesday at the Harlan Community Library, after school from 4:00-5:00pm.

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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04/26/17
2017 Fun China Luncheon

You are cordially invited to join us for the 2017 Fun China Luncheon, Wednesday, April 26, at the Harlan Golf & Country Club Ballroom. Everyone is invited.

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04/26/17
Breakfast with the Birds - Prairie Rose State Park

Breakfast with the Birds.
 

Spring is here and birds are on the move.  We will be looking for some of these birds during a six week series called Breakfast with the Birds at Prairie Rose State Park. 

 


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04/26/17
Story Time at the Harlan Community Library

The Harlan Community Library's story time is on Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m., 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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04/26/17
Young Writers Workshop - Harlan Community Library

Creative writing workshop for 7th & 8th grade age students.

The group meets twice a month,  4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., to critique various creative writing pieces that they have written.

New members are always welcome.


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04/27/17
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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04/27/17
Photographs and Memories with Author Alice Flynn

Thursday, April 27, 6:00 p.m. Elk Horn Public Library.

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04/27/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Conductix, Harlan

Thursday, April 27, 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Conductix, 1417 Industrial Parkway, Harlan. Walk-ins welcome.

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04/27/17
Museum of Danish America Brown Bag Lunch Program

Thursday, April 27, Sculpting an Icon: Christian Petersen and the Fountain of the Four Seasons. 
Bro Dining Room.

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

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04/27/17
Harlan Swim Team Sign-Up

Thursday, April 27, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Veteran's Auditorium, 1104 Morningview Drive, Harlan.
$50 registration.

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04/28/17
Blue Zones Project - Walking School Bus

It's time once again for the Walking School Bus. This semester's Walking School Bus will be on Friday, April 28 at the Pine Street Shelter at Pioneer Park.

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04/28/17
Art on the Fly

Friday, April 28, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Harlan Community High School Cafeteria. To register for this event, contact Mindy Shaffer at mshaffer@hcsdcyclones.com.

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04/28/17
Harlan Community High School - Light the Night Event

Friday, April 28, from 6-9pm in the High School Cafeteria, Art on the Fly and Jolene Peters will be hosting a painting night in conjunction with HCHS Student Council. This event will be the kick off event of Light the Night weekend in Harlan.


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04/28/17
SCCS School Play

The Shelby County Catholic School Drama Club will present "The Best Haunted House Ever" by Pat Cook.  The play will be held in the school gym. 

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04/29/17
Season Opener for the Shelby County Speedway

Saturday, April 29, Season Opener for the Shelby County Speedway, 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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04/29/17
Free Shred Day - Shelby County State Bank, West Branch

Saturday, April 29, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Free Shred Day at the Harlan Shelby County State Bank West Branch.

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04/29/17
Book Signing/Discussion - Harlan Community Library

Saturday, April 29, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Harlan Community Library, 718 Court Street, Harlan.

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04/30/17
Light the Night

Sunday, April 30, hosted by the Harlan Community High School Student Council. All events will be taken place at Merrill Field, with the weather location being at the high school.

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04/30/17
 -05/06/17
National Small Business Week

Show your support for our Shelby County business community during National Small Business Week, beginning Sunday, April 30 through Saturday, May 6, 2017.

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04/30/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Merrill Field, Harlan

Sunday, April 30, 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Merrill Field, 1001 Elm Street, Harlan. Walk-ins welcome.

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05/01/17
Shelby County State Bank's Banking on a Cure Silent Auction

Annual Purse-using a Cure Silent Auciton at Shelby County State Bank, 508 Court Street, Harlan.

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05/01/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Earling

Monday, May 1, 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., St. Joseph's Hall, 118 Main Street, Earling. Walk-ins welcome.

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05/02/17
Customer Service & Hospitality Training

Tuesday, May 2, 5:30 p.m. at the Danish Countryside Vines & Wines. Light refreshments will be served.

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05/02/17
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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05/03/17
Breakfast with the Birds - Prairie Rose State Park

Breakfast with the Birds.
 

Spring is here and birds are on the move.  We will be looking for some of these birds during a six week series called Breakfast with the Birds at Prairie Rose State Park. 

 


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05/05/17
Blue Zones Project - Walking School Bus

It's time once again for the Walking School Bus. This semester's Walking School Bus will be on Friday, April 28 at the Pine Street Shelter at Pioneer Park.

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05/06/17
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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05/09/17
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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05/10/17
Breakfast with the Birds - Prairie Rose State Park

Breakfast with the Birds.
 

Spring is here and birds are on the move.  We will be looking for some of these birds during a six week series called Breakfast with the Birds at Prairie Rose State Park. 

 


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05/12/17
Blue Zones Project - Walking School Bus

It's time once again for the Walking School Bus. This semester's Walking School Bus will be on Friday, April 28 at the Pine Street Shelter at Pioneer Park.

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05/13/17
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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05/16/17
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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05/17/17
Breakfast with the Birds - Prairie Rose State Park

Breakfast with the Birds.
 

Spring is here and birds are on the move.  We will be looking for some of these birds during a six week series called Breakfast with the Birds at Prairie Rose State Park. 

 

 


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05/18/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - St. Boniface Parish Center

Thursday, May 18, 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. St. Boniface Parish Center, 305 Duren Street, Westphalia. Walk-ins welcome.

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05/18/17
Concerned, Inc. Fundraiser

Presenting The Pancake Man, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., St. Michael's Parish Hall, 2001 College Place, Harlan.

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05/18/17
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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05/20/17
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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05/20/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Shelby

Saturday, May 20, 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Shelby Community Building, 500 East Street, Shelby. Walk - ins welcome.

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05/23/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Harlan

Tuesday, May 23, 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Veteran's Memorial Building, 1104 Morningview Drive, Harlan. Walk - ins welcome.

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05/23/17
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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05/24/17
Breakfast with the Birds - Prairie Rose State Park

Breakfast with the Birds.
 

Spring is here and birds are on the move.  We will be looking for some of these birds during a six week series called Breakfast with the Birds at Prairie Rose State Park. 

 


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05/25/17
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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05/25/17
Museum of Danish America Brown Bag Lunch Program

Thursday, May 25. Surprises in Family History. 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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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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