Calendar of Events - Shelby County Chamber of Commerce and Industry
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DateEvent
09/19/17
Dutch Oven Class

Tuesday, September 19 beginning at 5:30 pm in the nature center at Nishna Bend Recreation Area.

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09/19/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinic - Westphalia

Tuesday, September 19, 9 - 10 am.

 

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09/19/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinic - Portsmouth

Tuesday, September 19, 11 - 12 pm

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09/19/17
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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09/20/17
Myrtue Medical Center 2017 Blood Analysis Screening - Shelby

Appointments required. Walk-ins will NOT be accepted.

To schedule your appointment online, go to https://shelbycountyclinics.schedulemeappointments.com/ or call 712-755-4601 between 10 am - 4 pm on weekedays only.

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09/20/17
Grief Classes - Sponsored by Myrtue Medical Center

For adults who have experienced the death of a loved one. All classes will be held in Harlan.

Registration is required by Wednesday, September 6.

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09/21/17
Small Town Turned Upside Down: Exhibit Program

Hosted by the Shelby County Historical Society and Museum, Thursday, September 21, 6 - 8 pm.

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09/21/17
Myrtue Medical Center Auxiliary Bazaar - "Down on the Farm"

"Down on the Farm" - 2017 Myrtue Medical Center Auxiliary Bazaar

Thursday, September 21st
11 am to 1 pm
Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Harlan IA
Tickets: $10 (take out available)
Menu: Staley's Chicken, Potato Salad, Baked Beans, Roll, Pumpkin Dessert

Raffle Items: Farm Quilt, Petersen Family Wellness Center Family Membership, TV
Raffle Tickets: $5 each or five tickets for $20

Proceeds fund annual gifts to Myrtue Medical Center

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09/21/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - St. Boniface Parish Center

Thursday, September 21, St. Boniface Parish Center, Westphalia, 12 - 6 pm

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09/21/17
Shelby County Farmer's Coffee

Shelby County ISU Extension and Outreach presents ISUEO Field Agronomist Mike Witt who will present on several hot topics including cover crop planning, dicamba drift, and harvest expectations.  Join us for Mike's presentation, hot coffee and brownie sundaes. There is no cost and this informational meeting is for anyone who is involved in the agriculture industry. For more information, call 712-755-3104.

Where: Shelby County ISU Extension, 906 6th Street, Harlan IA
When: Thursday, September 21st, 2:00 PM

 

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09/21/17
Opioid Crisis - Moving Upstream to Conquer the Opiod Crisis

Myrtue Medical Center will be holding a Community Meeting with a guest speaker from the Iowa Healthcare Collaborative presenting "Moving Upstream to Conquer the Opioid Crisis".
Come join Myrtue Medical Center in the journey to understand what safe and effective comfort management looks like. Everyone is invited to join in a round-table discussion during the event.

Where: C.G. Therkildsen Center, 706 Victoria Street, Harlan IA
Date: Thursday, September 21
When: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

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09/21/17
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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09/21/17
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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09/22/17
Bean Bag Tournament

Chamber Sponsored Event. Friday, September 22, 5:30 pm., prior to the Harlan High School Football game.

Tournament will be played in the grass area behind Molded Products, 1112 Chatburn Avenue, Harlan.

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09/22/17
Harlan High School Homecoming Parade

Friday, September 22, 2:30 pm. This year's theme: "Homecoming and Beyond".

Please contact Mindy Shaffer at 712-579-9734 or mshaffer@hcsdcyclones.com if you are interested in having an entry in the parade. The deadline to enter it Tuesday, September 19.

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09/22/17
National Falls Prevention Awareness Day

Join us in celebrating National Falls Prevention Awareness Day

When: Friday, September 22, 2017
Time: 7 am to 11 am
Where: Petersen Family Wellness Center, 1213 Chatburn Ave, Harlan IA
What: A free 70-minute comprehensive fall risk assessment including strength, balance, and gait evaluations and fall prevention suggestions

Call 712-755-4342 to schedule an appointment - space is limited.

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09/22/17
Country Music Legend Pam Tillis in Concert

Country Music Legend Pam Tillis makes her Arts Center debut in this acoustic trio performance.

When: Friday, September 22, 2017
Where: The Arts Center at IWCC, 2700 College Road, Council Bluffs IA 51503
Time: 7:30 to 9:30 pm

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09/23/17
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Grandpa's Pumpkin Farm

Grandpa's Pumpkin Farm is opening on September 23rd for our inaugural season. Come enjoy fall family fun from September 23rd through October 29th on Saturdays from 10 am to 6 pm and Sundays from Noon to 6 pm. 
  • 12 Varieties of Pumplins & Gourds
  • Hay Rack Rides
  • 3 Acre Corn Maze
  • Barrel Train
  • Bounce House
  • Farm Animals
  • Pumpkin Slingshots
  • Concession Stand and much, much more!
Located between Panama and Woodbine at 116 Street F32
General Admission: $5, $1 additional charge for entrance into the Corn Maze
Children 2 and under are always free

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09/23/17
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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09/26/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinic - Shelby

Tuesday, September 26, 10 - 11:30 am, Shelby Community Club, 500 East Street, Shelby.

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09/26/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Harlan

Tuesday, September 26, 11:30 am - 5:30 pm, Veteran's Memorial Building, 1104 Morningview, Harlan.

Walk-ins welcome

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09/26/17
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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09/27/17
Myrtue Medical Center 2017 Blood Analysis Screening - Elk Horn

Appointments required. Walk-ins will NOT be accepted.

To schedule your appointment online, go to https://shelbycountyclinics.schedulemeappointments.com/ or call 712-755-4601 between 10 am - 4 pm on weekdays only.

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09/27/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinic - Avoca

Wednesday, September 27, 10 am - 12pm, Avoca Public Library, 213 North Elm, Avoca.

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09/28/17
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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09/28/17
Pioneer Park Concert Series

Last Thursday of the month (June, July, August, and September), 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., Pioneer Park, west large shelter. Weather permitting.

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09/30/17
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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09/30/17
Know For Sure - Car Seat Educational Event sponsored by Myrtue Medical

Know For Sure If Your Child Is In The Right Car Seat

Car Seat Educational Event
Saturday, September 30, 2017 
Time: 10 am to 11:30 am
Myrtue Medical Center Auble Room
Sponsored by: Myrtue Medical Center Public Health Department
Enter to Win!!! Five (5) car seats will be raffled during the event.
RSVP attendance by calling 712-755-4422

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09/30/17
Lonely Oak Distillery Grand Opening

Grand Opening Celebration. Saturday, September 30, 2 - 10 pm, 1833 Elmwood Road, Earling, IA

 

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10/02/17
American Red Cross Blood Drive - Irwin Community Building

Monday, October 2, 11 am - 5 pm, Irwin Community Building, 504 Ann Street, Irwin.

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10/02/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinic - Elk Horn

Monday, October 2, 5 - 7 pm, Ayzlee's Clinic, Elk Horn School, 4114 Madison Street, Elk Horn.

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10/03/17
ESL Class Registration and Assessment

At the Iowa Western Community College Shelby County Center, 6pm. Bring $25 registration fee (exact change please).

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10/03/17
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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10/04/17
Healthiest State Walk

Wednesday, October 4, 12 - 12:30 pm, Pioneer Park Walking Trails, Harlan.

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10/04/17
Grief Classes - Sponsored by Myrtue Medical Center

For adults who have experienced the death of a loved one. All classes will be held in Harlan.

Registration is required by Wednesday, September 6.

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10/05/17
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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10/07/17
Harlan Fire Department Association Stop, Drop, and Run 5K Walk/Run

The Harlan Fire Department is hosting a 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, October 7, 9 am, Shelby County Fairgrounds, Harlan. Pre-registration due Friday, September 22.

Visit the "Harlan Fire and Rescue" Facebook page to print off the Registration Form.

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10/07/17
Bikapalooza 2017

Bicycle Scavenger Hunt and Adventure Ride

Bike ride starts at Plan B Bar and Grill in Persia at 10 am, and ends at Byrds Bar & Grill in Panama at 3 pm.
Cost: $25 - pre-registration includes a t-shirt.
Registration forms at Plan B, Byrds Bar & Grill, Petersen Wellness Center and Rocket Bar.

All proceeds to to the Shelby County Bike Trails Committee.
 

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10/07/17
2017 Shelby County Ducks Unlimited Annual Banquet

Where: Corley Community Hall
When: Saturday, October 7th
Time: 6 pm Social Hour, 7 pm Dinner, 8 pm Auction
Ticket Price (includes Dinner and Membership): $65 Couple, $50 Individual, $30 Greenwing

Early Bird Special through September 29th - call Sean Lawler at 303-919-1525
 

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10/10/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinics - Harlan

Clinics for ages 6 months and older. Appointments required for the Harlan Clinics only. Call 712-755-4422 or visit https://shelbycountyclinics.schedulemeappointments.com/.

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10/10/17
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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10/11/17
Grief Classes - Sponsored by Myrtue Medical Center

For adults who have experienced the death of a loved one. All classes will be held in Harlan.

Registration is required by Wednesday, September 6.

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10/13/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinics - Harlan

Clinics for ages 6 months and older. Appointments required for the Harlan Clinics only. Call 712-755-4422 or visit https://shelbycountyclinics.schedulemeappointments.com/.

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10/17/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinic - Defiance

Tuesday, October 17, 10 - 11 am, St. Scholastica Religious Ed Center, 505 5th Street, Defiance.


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10/17/17
Myrtue Medical Center Flu Vaccination Clinic - Irwin

Tuesday, October 17, 12 - 1:30 pm, Irwin Community Building, 504 Ann Street, Irwin.

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10/17/17
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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10/18/17
Grief Classes - Sponsored by Myrtue Medical Center

For adults who have experienced the death of a loved one. All classes will be held in Harlan.

Registration is required by Wednesday, September 6.

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10/19/17
Museum of Danish America Brown Bag Lunch Programs

All programs are held noon - 1 pm in the Bro Dining Room and are free to the general public. Bring a lunch to enjoy while you listen.

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10/19/17
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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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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