Local Events

Volunteers for Tagging Monarchs


Jasper County Conservation is looking for volunteers who are interested in learning about monarch butterfly migration and who are willing to help in the Monarch Watch tagging research

9/2/15 G-N School Board Candidate Forum


Get to know the candidates running for the Grinnell-Newburg School Board!
 

9/3/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

9/3/15 Thanks with Franks


10th Annual Thanks with Franks

 

9/4/15 Canoe/Kayak and Cook - Registration Deadline


Enjoy a short float on the Iowa River by canoe or kayak followed by an outdoor cooking

9/4/15 GHS Band Boosters Pork BBQ


Grinnell Band Booster Pork Barbeque
 

9/4/15 Pleasantville's Movie in the Park


Pleasantville's Movie in the Park
 

9/4/15 Knoxville Bike Night


Knoxville Bike Night
 

9/4/15 Live Music


Live Music at Rock Creek State Park, next to the boat dock and concession stand 7:00 p.m.,  Free will offering for bands:

 

9/4/15 Creatures of the Night Hike


Creatures of the Night Hike - Lake Red Rock
Whitebreast Campground, 971 Highway S-71, Knoxville, IA
 

9/4/15 Macro Photography Workshop


Marco Photography Workshop
 

9/4/15 Toledo Farmers Market


Toeldo Farmers Marekt
Couthouse Square, 100 W. High Street, Toledo, Iowa
 

9/5/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

9/5/15 Let's Go Paddling


Let's go Paddling - Lake Red Rock
Roberts Creek East Boat Ramp, 1617 Fillmore Drive, Otley, IA
 

9/5/15 Marshalltown Farmers Market


Marshalltown Farmers Market
 

9/5/15 Bowlful of Blues


23rd Annual Bowlful of Blues, taking place on Saturday, September 5, 2015 beginning at noon at Newton's Maytag Park at the Fred Maytag Bowl, sponsored by the South Skunk Blues Society.

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9/5/15 Monarch Watch: Butterfly Tagging


Monarch Watch: Butterfly Tagging - Lake Red Rock
South Tailwater Recreation Area, 1104 Highway T-15, Knoxville, IA
 

9/6/15 Labor Daze Country Music Festival


Labor Daze Country Music Festival
Fun Valley, 1066 500th Ave, Montezuma, Iowa 50171
 

9/6/15 Garwin Revitalization Community Breakfast


Garwin Revitalization Community Breakfast
City Park Shelter House, 3rd Street, Garwin, Iowa
 

9/6/15 JEV Live Entertainment


Live entertainment at John Ernest Vineyard & Winery
 

9/7/15 Labor Day Pancake Breakfast


Grace Fellowship's Labor Day Pancake Breakfast

 

9/7/15 Pond Exploration


Pond Exploration - Lake Red Rock
South Tailwater, 1104 Highway T-15, Knoxville, IA

 

9/8/15 Grinnell Connect Luncheon


Grinnell Connect Luncheon
Pagliai's Pizza, 816 5th Ave, Grinnell, Iowa
 

9/8/15 Dysart Farmers Market


Dysart Farmers Market,  Tuesday,  September 8th
 

9/9/15 O.W.L.S Program Garden Grillout


Jasper County Conservation Board will be hosting its monthly Older, Wiser, Livelier Seniors

9/9/15 Grinnell Senior Chamber Meeting


Grinnell Senior Chamber Meeting
St. Francis Social Center
 

9/9/15 Marshalltown Farmers Market


Marshalltown Farmers Market
Wednesday, September 9th
 

9/10/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

9/10/15 Starlifter U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America


Starlifter U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America will perform Thursday, September 10, 2015
from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m., at Douwstra Auditoruim at Central College, Pella, Iowa.

 

9/11/15 Star Gazing - Eclipses


The Amateur Astronomers of Central Iowa invite the public for a telescopic view of the night sky. 

 

9/11/15 Thunder Nites in Newton


Final Thunder Nites in Newton motorcycle rally of the season with a special Remembrance

9/11/15 River Loop Rhythms Concert


River Loop Rhythms Concert: Savage Aural Hotbed
Friday, September 11, 2015
 

9/12/15 Benefit Lunch & Auction


Benefit Lunch & Auction for Becca Imhoff
Saturday, September 12th, 2015
 

9/12/15 Iowa State Pedal Tractor Pull


26th annual Iowa State Pedal Tractor Pull
Saturday, September 12, 2015
 

9/12/15 Marshalltown Farmers Market


Marshalltown Farmers Market
 

9/12/15 to 12/19/15 Kids Open Studio (M'town)


Open Studio sponsored by the Central Iowa Art Assn in the Fisher Center art studio. 

9/12 - 9/13/15 Dirty Wooden Shoe Cyclocross Race


Dirty Wooden Shoe Cyclocross Race
Saturday and Sunday, September 12th & 13th, 2015

 

9/12/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

9/13/15 Woodland Cemetery Walk


Woodland Cemetery Walk
 

9/15/15 Grinnell Cruise Night


Grinnell Cruise Night
Grinnell Pizza Ranch
 

9/15/15 Celtic Guitar w/Jerry Barlow


The Marshalltown Public Library is pleased to welcom acclaimed Celtic fingersytle guitarist Jerry l

9/15/15 Dysart Farmers Market


Dysart Farmers Market,  Tuesday, September 15th
 

9/16/15 Grinnell Ukulele Music Buddies


Grinnell Ukulele Music Buddies
Will meet at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1026 State St., Grinnell, IA

 

9/16/15 Marshalltown Farmers Market


Marshalltown Farmers Market
 

9/17/15 Bible League Central Iowa Retreat


The Bible League Central Iowa Retreat will be held Thursday, September 17, 2015 at Third

9//17/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

9/18/15 Pink Out Game T-Shirt Order Deadline


Newton show your PINK spirit on Friday, October 2nd at the home football game.
 
 

9/19/15 Railroad Show


NARVRE Railroad Show Buy-Sell-Trade.

 

9/19/15 Off the Beaten Path


The 11th Annual "Off the Beaten Path" 6K trail race trail and 3K fun run/walk.

 

9/19/15 Fish Fry


Fish Fry - Prairie City Masonic Lodge
Saturday, September 19th

 

9/19/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

9/19/15 JUMP Heroes 5K (Run/Walk)


JUMP Heroes 5K (Run/Walk), 
Saturday, September 19, 2015
 

9/19/16 Marshalltown Farmers Market


Marshalltown Farmers Market
 

9/20/15 Jim Brady Trio in Concert


Jim Brady Trio in Concert
Sunday, September 20, 2015
 

9/21/15 Grinnell's Got Talent


Imagine Grinnell's 5th Annual "Grinnell's Got Talent" Event

 

9/22/15 Dysart Farmers Market


Dysart Farmers Market,  Tuesday, September 22
 

9/23/15 Marshalltown Farmers Market


Marshalltown Farmers Market
 

9/24 - 9/27/15 Oktemberfest


Welcome to Oktemberfest in Marshalltown, Iowa

 

9/24/15 First Baptist Fall Soup Supper (Pella)


First Baptist Fall Soup Supper
Thursday, September 24th from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m., at First Baptist Church, 709 Independence,

9/24/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

9/25 - 9/26/15 "Herfst Feest" Fall Festival


"Herfst Feest" Fall Festival   (Harvest Festival)
Friday & Saturday, September 25th & 26th

 

9/26/15 MH4H Color Blast 5K


MH4H Color Blast 5K, Saturday,
September 26, 2015 from 9:00 -11:00 am,  Registration begins at 7:30 am
 

9/26/15 Grinnell Fly-In / Drive-In Breakfast


Grinnell Optimist Club and the Grinnell Regional Airport host their annual breakfast. 

 

9/26/15 Marshalltown Farmers Market


Marshalltown Farmers Market
 

9/26/15 Imagine Grinnell Throwback Run


Imagine Grinnell Throwback Run 5K, 10K, 15K

 

9/26/15 Prairie Heritage Day


Celebrate Oktemberfest and participate in pioneer crafts and skills: candle dipping, rope making,

9/26/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

9/27/15 Cruise for the Cure (Pella)


Cruise for the Cure!   
 

9/29/15 Dysart Farmers Market


Dysart Farmers Market,  Tuesday, September 29th
 

9/30/15 Marshalltown Farmers Market


Marshalltown Farmers Market
 

10/1/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

10/3/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

10/3/15 Pella in Pink


Pella in Pink - 2 Mile Run/Walk,
Saturday, October 3rd at 8:00 am
 

10/6/15 Dysart Farmers Market


Dysart Farmers Market,  Tuesday, October 6th
 

10/8/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

10/10/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

10/15/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

10/17/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

10/22/15 Grinnell Farmers Market


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park
 

10/24/15 Grinnell Farmers Maket


Grinnell Farmers Market
Central Park