Local Events

7/4/15 Fourth of July Parade - Newton


Newton's Fourth of July parade will take place on July 4th, starting at 9:30 am.  The parade begins and ends at the DMACC Campus.  The Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce is looking for participants for the parade.  If you are interested in taking part, please fill out the pre-registration form by June 30th.  A $10 entry donation is encouraged.

5/23/15 - 7/31/15 Summer Enrollment GAAC


Grinnell Area Arts Council is now accepting registrations for its Arts Academy classes being

5/14/15 - 10/24/15 Grinnell Farmes Market


Grinnell Farmers Market

 

5/22/15 - 9/4/15 Live Music


Live Musis at Rock Creek State Park, next to the boat dock and concession stand 7:00

5/28/15 - 8/20/15 Music in the Park


Grinnell Area Arts Council unveils the 2015 Music in the Park schedule, which will be held
 

6/2/15 to 10/6/15 Dysart Farmers Market


Dysart Farmers Markets

 

6/3/15 to 9/30/15 Gladbrook Farmers Market


Gladbrook Farmers Market

 

6/10/15 - 7/8/15 Korean War Exhibit


Kellogg Historical Society Museum - opens New Exhibit, June 10th, 2015 to July 8, 2015 at the Museum, 218 Front Street in Kellogg.

 

7/16/15 & 7/28/15 Summer Paddling Events


Jasper County Conservation is inviting the public to rent canoes and kayaks for 2

6/12/15 - 8/7/15 MoviesUnder The Stars


Grinnell College Central Campus (Commencement Stage), invites you to join them for summer outdoor movies.  Free popcorn, bring your own chairs and other refreshments.

 

6/25/15 to 7/18/15 Newton Wellness Collation


Join the Newton Wellness Collation for inspirational talks on personal wellness. 

7/7/15 - 7/15/15 Junior Naturalist Programs Area Youth


The Jasper County Conservation Board is offering the Junior Naturalist program for area boys

7/29/15 Hunter Education Course


The Jasper County Conservation Board and the Emerson Hough Chapter of the Izaak Walton

7/3/15 Toledo Farmers Market


Toledo Farmers Market, Friday, July 3rd, Courthouse square, 100 W. High Street, Toledo

 

7/3/15 - 7/5/15 Garwin Freedom Day Celebration


Garwin Freedom Day Celebration

 

7/3/15 - 7/4/15 Dysart 4th of July Celebration


Dysart 4th of July Celebration

 

7/4/15 Sully Freedom Fun Run


20th Annual Sully Freedom Fun Run,  July 4th, 2015

 

7/4/15 Masons Breakfast


The Newton Masons will be holding their July pancake breakfast on Saturday, July 4th, from

7/4/15 Live Entertainment at JEV


Live entertainment at John Ernest Vineyard & Winery

 

7/5/15 Garwin Revitalization Community Breakfast


Garwin Revitalization Community Breakfast

 

7/7/15 Newton Rotary Club Meeting


The Newton Rotary club will meet at noon, Tuesday, July 7th, at the DMACC Newton Campus upstairs banquet room.

 

7/7/15 One Voice Community Prayer Gathering


The July community prayer gathering will be at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 7th, at the United

7/8/15 O.W.L.S. "Backyard Beekeeping" Program


Jasper County Conservation Board will host an Older, Wiser, Livelier Seniors (OWLS) program

7/25/15 Prairie City Fun Run 5k/10k


Prairie City Fun Run 5k/10k, Saturday, July 25th at 8:00 am.  Register to run or walk at

8/8/15 Running For A Reason


Running for a reason with United Way.

 

8/29/15 The Most Amazing Race


The Most Amazing Race, Saturday, August 29th

 

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. 

Robert (Bob) E. Buyert


Robert Buyert, 76, of Pella, IA, formerly of Prairie City, IA, passed away Thursday, July 2,