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09/16/19
Maker Monday - Elk Horn Public Library

Mondays - September 9, 16, and 30, 3:30 pm.

Join the library staff for fun stories, crafts, and snacks with a different theme each week. Please send a note to school if you would like your child to ride the bus to the library directly after school to attend this program.

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09/16/19
International Dot Day - Elk Horn Public Library

Monday, September 16, 3:30 - 4:30 pm.

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09/17/19
Tech Time - Harlan Community Library

Learn something new during Tech Time. 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.

more info...
09/17/19
Libraries on the Go - Harlan Community Library

Take your library on the go with digital E-books, audio books, music, magazines and even movies. Download or stream your favorite titles. Join us for free assistance in getting started with these FREE digital library materials.

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09/17/19
Book Worms - Harlan Community Libray

Volunteers will meet every Tuesdays after school from 4 - 5 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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09/17/19
Iowa Community Kitchen - First Baptist Church

Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:30 pm.

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09/18/19
Ambassador Visit - Schumacher Family Chiropractic, Harlan

Wednesday, September 18, 9 am. Dr. Dan and Sarah are celebrating Chiropractic Founder's Day with an ambassador visit.

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09/18/19
Pre-K Storytime - Elk Horn Public Library

Wednesdays 11:15 am.

A multi-sensory approach to early literacy with stories, crafts, activities, and snacks. Please send a note to school if your would like your child to walk with Christina to the library directly after school to attend this program.

The preschool programs are geared toward children ages 3-5, but older and younger children are welcome as well.

more info...
09/18/19
Myrtue Medical Center 2019 Blood Analysis Screening - Elk Horn Clinic

Wednesday, September 18, 7 - 8:45 am. Cost is $45.

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09/18/19
Classic Movie Series - Harlan Community Library

Movie - Groundhog Day, 10 - 12 pm. Serving free donuts, coffee, and popcorn.

This is a free event and open to the public.

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09/18/19
Story Time - Harlan Community Library

Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:15 am.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 5 and under (all ages are welcome)! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.

more info...
09/18/19
Blood Drive - St. Boniface Parish Center

Wednesday, September 18, 11 - 5 pm, St. Boniface Parish Center, Westphalia.

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09/18/19
Nancy Drew: Iowa's Heroine to the World

Wednesday, September 18, 4 - 5 pm. This program, with lots of images, is meant to inspire young and old. Free and open to the public. This program is supported by Humanities Iowa and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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09/19/19
DIY Club - Elk Horn Public Library

Thursdays 3:30 pm.

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09/19/19
Myrtue Medical Center Auxiliary Bazaar - Veteran's Memorial Building, Harlan

Thursday, September 19, 11 - 1 pm, Veteran's Memorial Building, Harlan.This year's theme is "City Lights".

 

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09/19/19
Free Kids' Movie - Harlan Community Library

Thursday, September 19, 4 - 5:30 pm.

Showing Dumbo.

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09/19/19
Flannel Pumpkins - Harlan Community Library

Thursday, September 19, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.

Join us to make these super cute flannel pumpkins. They are very easy and will be a great addition to your fall decor! The best part is the class is FREE. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Children 8 up are welcome to attend with a parent. All supplies will be provided.

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09/21/19
 -09/22/19
Greenridge Steam & Gas Engine Antique Show

The 43rd annual Greenridge Steam & Gas Engine Show, Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22, Irwin. One mile south, one mile west, 1 1/2 miles south.

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09/21/19
 -09/22/19
Southwest Iowa Art Tour - The Brick Wall Gallery, Harlan

Saturday, September 21, 10 - 5 pm and Sunday, September 22, 12 - 4 pm. The Brick Wall Gallery, Harlan. Hosted by the Southwest Iowa Art Tour.

Connecting communities through art.

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09/21/19
Babies and Books - Harlan Community Library

Bring your little one and join us for Babies & Books. A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children from birth to 18 months.

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09/23/19
Downton-Abbey Tea - Pleasant Thymes Tea Room, Elk Horn

Monday, September 23 doors open @ 6:00pm for the "DOWNTON-ABBEY" Tea. There will be a hat contest (look for more details on our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/Pleasant-Thymes-Tea-Room-677384622647233/), and all food will be the actual recipes from their cookbook. Cost will be $16.05 (includes tax).

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09/23/19
Maker Monday - Elk Horn Public Library

Mondays - September 9, 16, and 30, 3:30 pm.

Join the library staff for fun stories, crafts, and snacks with a different theme each week. Please send a note to school if you would like your child to ride the bus to the library directly after school to attend this program.

more info...
09/23/19
Travel & Food Writers Familiarization (FAM) Tour of the Danish Villages - Pre FAM Tour Workshop, Elk Horn

Monday, September 23, 7 pm, Elk Horn Town Hall.

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09/23/19
Local Advisory Council

A meeting hosted by the Southwest Iowa Mental health and Disability Services Region. The meeting discusses topics related to mental health and disability services, including community challenges and successes. Meetings will be in collaboration with the Southwest Iowa Transit Agency's Transit Advisory Group.

For more information about the Southwest Iowa Mental Health and Disability Services Region, please go to https://swiamhds.com/

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09/24/19
Local Advisory Council

A meeting hosted by the Southwest Iowa Mental health and Disability Services Region. The meeting discusses topics related to mental health and disability services, including community challenges and successes. Meetings will be in collaboration with the Southwest Iowa Transit Agency's Transit Advisory Group.

For more information about the Southwest Iowa Mental Health and Disability Services Region, please go to https://swiamhds.com/

more info...
09/24/19
Tech Time - Harlan Community Library

Learn something new during Tech Time. 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.

more info...
09/24/19
Libraries on the Go - Harlan Community Library

Take your library on the go with digital E-books, audio books, music, magazines and even movies. Download or stream your favorite titles. Join us for free assistance in getting started with these FREE digital library materials.

more info...
09/24/19
Book Worms - Harlan Community Libray

Volunteers will meet every Tuesdays after school from 4 - 5 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.


more info...
09/24/19
Iowa Community Kitchen - First Baptist Church

Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:30 pm.

more info...
09/24/19
Seasonal Floral Arranging Workshop with Kathy Johnson - Elk Horn Public Library

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 6:30 PM – 8 PM. Registration is required by calling the library at 712-764-2013.
 

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09/25/19
Pre-K Storytime - Elk Horn Public Library

Wednesdays 11:15 am.

A multi-sensory approach to early literacy with stories, crafts, activities, and snacks. Please send a note to school if your would like your child to walk with Christina to the library directly after school to attend this program.

The preschool programs are geared toward children ages 3-5, but older and younger children are welcome as well.

more info...
09/25/19
Myrtue Medical Center 2019 Blood Analysis Screen - Shelby Clinic

Wednesday, September 25, 7 - 8:45 am, Shelby Clinic. Cost is $45.

more info...
09/25/19
Story Time - Harlan Community Library

Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:15 am.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 5 and under (all ages are welcome)! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.

more info...
09/25/19
Local Advisory Council

A meeting hosted by the Southwest Iowa Mental health and Disability Services Region. The meeting discusses topics related to mental health and disability services, including community challenges and successes. Meetings will be in collaboration with the Southwest Iowa Transit Agency's Transit Advisory Group.

For more information about the Southwest Iowa Mental Health and Disability Services Region, please go to https://swiamhds.com/

more info...
09/25/19
5 O'Clock Somewhere Book Club - Harlan Community Library

Wednesday, September 25, 7 - 9 pm.

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09/26/19
Hike Night - Prairie Rose State Park

Thursday, September 26, 6:30 pm. Meet at the beack parking lot.

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09/26/19
DIY Club - Elk Horn Public Library

Thursdays 3:30 pm.

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09/26/19
Family Fun Night: Paper Airplanes - Harlan Community Library

Thursday, September 26, 5 - 6 pm.

Join us in September to build different kinds of paper air! The event is free and open to the public.

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09/26/19
Adult Creative Writing Group - Harlan Community Library

Thursday, September 26, 5 - 6 pm.

Come join a group of other adults who also enjoy to write and boost your writing skills. The monthly sessions will combine peer reviews, writing exercises and even guest speakers. This program is free and open to the public.

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09/26/19
Lean Into Life - Myrtue Medical Center Board Room

Dates: August 29, September 12, and September 26, 6:30 - 7:30 pm.

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09/29/19
Mike Super, Magic & Illusion - The Arts Center - IWCC, Council Bluffs

Sunday, September 29, 3 pm. This event will be held at The Arts Center, Council Bluffs.

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09/30/19
Dutch Oven Cooking - Nishna Bend Nature Center, Harlan

Monday, September 30, 5:30 - 7:30 pm. Nishna Bend

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09/30/19
Maker Monday - Elk Horn Public Library

Mondays - September 9, 16, and 30, 3:30 pm.

Join the library staff for fun stories, crafts, and snacks with a different theme each week. Please send a note to school if you would like your child to ride the bus to the library directly after school to attend this program.

more info...
10/01/19
Blood Drive - Veteran's Memorial Building

Tuesday, October 1, 11:30 - 5:30 pm, Veteran's Memorial Building, Harlan.

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10/01/19
Iowa Community Kitchen - First Baptist Church

Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:30 pm.

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10/04/19
National Manufacturing Day

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10/05/19
Longest Table Meal - Harlan Court House Square

LONGEST TABLE MEAL TO BE HELD October 2019. HARLAN, IOWA- The first Shelby County Longest Table will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 on the Shelby County Court House Square west parking lot.  The event, which has been gaining popularity around the country, features a community table and a meal that features local food. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held at Fresh Encounter Fellowship, 1003 Tarkington St, Harlan.

Tickets are $35 and available at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4265343.

Opens at 5 pm. We will begin seating everyone at 5:30 pm.

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10/05/19
Oktoberfest - Farmhand Brewing Company, Earling

Saturday, October 5, noon until midnight. Hosted by Farmhand Brewing Company.

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10/05/19
Open House - Farmhand Brewing Company, Earling

Saturday, October 5, 11 am. Come meet our newest Chamber member, Farmhand Brewing Company located in Earling.

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10/06/19
Breakfast & Open House - Harlan Fire Department Association

Sunday, October 6, 7:30 - noon. Free will donation. Come support your local fire department.

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10/06/19
Salem's Annual Dinner & Auction

Sunday, October 6, 5 - 8 pm, hosted by Salem Lutheran Homes & Rehabilitation Center.

Meal begins at 5 pm; Auction begins at 6 pm.

 

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10/08/19
Iowa Community Kitchen - First Baptist Church

Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:30 pm.

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10/09/19
Blood Drive - Harlan Community High School

Wednesday, October 9, 7:30 - 1:30 pm, Harlan Community High School.

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10/11/19
 -10/12/19
FarmTable Truck Load Sale

Friday, October 11: 9 am - 7 pm and Saturday, October 12, 9 am - 1 pm. Located at 1901 Hawkeye Avenue, Harlan (next door to the Chamber office)

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10/11/19
Farewell Angelina - The Arts Center - IWCC, Council Bluffs

Friday, October 11, 7:30 pm.

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10/11/19
Brown Bag Lunch - Museum of Danish America

All programs begin at noon and are free to the public. Bring a lunch to enjoy, beverages provided.

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10/13/19
Fall Colors Hike - Prairie Rose State Park

Sunday, October 13, 1:30 pm. Meet near campsites 80 - 95.

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10/15/19
Iowa Community Kitchen - First Baptist Church

Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:30 pm.

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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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