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July program begins at 1:00 pm and the topic is African Violets by Evening African Violet Club of Des Moines.

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07/18/1811:00am to 2:00pmJudy McGhee


Indianola Informational meetings regarding upcoming Law Enforcement Center and Courthouse referendum vote:

When:  July 19, 2018      7:00 p.m. - 8:00 pm
When:  August 2, 2018   7:00 p.m. - 8:00 pm
Where: Indianola YMCA

 
When: July 26 - July 29, 2018 
Where:  Booth at the Warren County Fair in the Morton Building


The Website contains the most current information and 
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07/19/187:00pm to 8:00pm


City-wide Garage Sale  July 20 - 21

Call 515/ 284-8141 to register and get your location on the map which will appear in The Record Herald and Indianola Tribune before 2:00 p.m. by July 11.

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07/20/18
-07/21/18
 


Bike down to I-Town every third Friday from April to September on the Indianola Square. Stop by to show off your bike or just to browse
 

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07/20/186:00pm to 10:30pmRandy Gathers


Yoga in the Park | Saturdays at 9:00 am | June - September, 2018 |  Buxton Park, Indianola, IA

Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle.

 

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07/21/189:00am to 10:00amIndianola Parks & Recreation


Join Mayor Kelly Shaw for fun at the pool!
Bounce Houses, Giant Slide, Pool Challenges, Balloon Twisters, and more!

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07/21/187:30pm to 9:00pmIndianola Parks & Recreation




The 14th Annual Warren County Corn Growers Tractor Ride will be held Tuesday, July 24th in conjunction with the Warren County Fair. The ride will leave the fairgrounds at 8 AM with three stops along the way (including lunch), then returning to the fairgrounds later that afternoon. 


We will travel east on HWY 92 through Indianola, Ackworth, Sandyville, on to Pleasantville for our first Herschel Parts stop at the Ball Park across from Caseys General Store.. Then to Red Rock across the mile long bridge. Take G28 east along the north side of the Lake. Then T15 south to Bos Landen Golf Club for lunch. Take T15 back through Knoxville to HWY 5/92 to Pleasantville Baptist Church for our City State Bank stop. Then HWY 92 back to Warren County Fairgrounds. SHOULD BE A GREAT RIDE!!

Please contact Jeff Johnson at 515-238-6267 or Don Hunerdosse at 515-491-9897 for more information or questions.  

Register Here

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07/24/18 


WARREN COUNTY FAIR YOUTH CONTAINER GARDENING CONTEST
Open to all children K-12 who reside in Warren County.
 
Each participant is responsible for their own container.  The plants selected should not exceed $20 per container.  The plants can be grown from seed, plants purchased from local nurseries or even cultivated from existing plants.
 
Bring your planted container along with a 3X5 card listing your name and the plants used in the container to the Horticulture Building at the Warren County Fairgrounds on Tuesday, July 24, from 6:00-7:00 pm.  Ackworth Garden Club members will check In the containers and group them into three grade categories for judging:  Sprouts K-4, Growers 5-8, and Green Thumbs 9-12.
 
Judging takes place on Wednesday, July 25, from 10:00 am-noon.  Winners will be announced at 1:00 pm. We will take pictures of all containers with the exhibitor and the winners in each category.  If this is a problem, please talk to an Ackworth Garden Club member when checking in.
 
Registration packets will be available at Indianola Parks & Recreation Office Monday May 21. Registration Deadline:  Monday, July 23.
 
Sponsored by the Ackworth Garden Club and Indianola Parks & Recreation 
 

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07/24/186:00pm to 7:00pmSharon Weeks



                                                                    
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Purchase Grandstand Tickets and Carnival Wristbands Online


Wednesday, July 25, 2018

National Anthem and Flag Raising Ceremony   9:00 a.m.

FREE STAGE ENTERTAINMENT
YMCA Day
Minute to Win It Games All Day
Contests 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Chainsaw Carving All day
Sam's Amusement Carnival Times 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. Grandstand: Reynolds Ag Solutions, LLC presents  Wright Rodeo 
 

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07/25/18
-07/30/18
 Warren County Fairgrounds


Get your questions answered in regards to the proposed Law Enforcement Center and County Courthouse at the Warren County Fair.
 
When: July 25 - July 30, 2018 
Where:  Booth at the Warren County Fair in the Morton Building


The Website contains the most current information and 
Visit the Website

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07/25/18
-07/29/18
10:00am to 9:00pm




Thursday, July 26, 2018
Visit the Website for complete schedule and grandstand tickets and carnival wristbands

National Anthem & Flag Raising Ceremony   9:00 a.m.
Parks and Rec Day
Free State Challenges, Comic Juggler, Magician, 4-H Fashion Show, Music
Nick's ids Show and Barnyard Show
Sam's Amusement Carnival Times  6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. Grandstand:  Vaughan's RV presents the Knights of Valour Jousting
 

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07/26/18 Warren County Fairgrounds


National Anthem & Flag Raising Ceremony 9:00 a.m.
FREE STAGE ENTERTAINMENT
Fitness Challenges and Yard Games
Chainsaw Carving All day
Sam's Amusement Carnival Times 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. Grandstand: IAMO Truck and Tractor Pull

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07/27/18 Warren County Historical Society





Balloon Flight -- Tip the Outhouse   6:30 p.m.

On Stage: The Nadas

Evening Admission  $5 (Ages 6 and over)
Parking/ Gate open at 4:00 p.m.
Parking included with paid admission

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07/27/186:30pm to 9:00pm




View the complete schedule and purchase grandstand tickets and carnival wristbands

Saturday, July 26, 2018

National Anthem & Flag Raising Ceremony   9:00 a.m.

Free Stage Entertainment: Ramping It Up Schedule of comedy and music
Sam's Amusement Carnival  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. Grandstand: Midwest Pullers Truck and Tractor Pull

 

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07/28/18 




 
5:15 a.m. Dawn Patrol
6:30 a.m. Balloon Flight
11:00 a.m. Crain Chiropractic presents the Wacky Classic Parade (Indianola city square)
5:30 p.m. Opening Ceremonies/ Balloon Queen Crowning
6:30 p.m.  OPEN THE SKIES Mass Ascension Balloon Flight
Dark: Fantastic Fireworks Sponsored by Gib's A&W All American Food
On Stage: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Evening Admission  $5 (Ages 6 and over)
Parking/ Gate open at 4:00 p.m.
Parking included with paid admission

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07/28/18 


Yoga in the Park | Saturdays at 9:00 am | June - September, 2018 |  Buxton Park, Indianola, IA

Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle.

 

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07/28/189:00am to 10:00amIndianola Parks & Recreation


Walk-in Clinic OWI & Substance Abuse Evaluations

Saturday, July 28, 2018  10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where: Choices Therapy Services, LLC, 1011 N, Jefferson Way, Suite 800, Indianola, IA 50125
  (Located behind US Cellular and Jimmy John's)

QuestionsL Contact Sharaine Conner LMSW IADC at 515-802-1417 or sharaine@choicestherapyservices.org

Fee and registration on flyer.

 

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07/28/1810:00am to 4:30pmSharaine Conner




View the complete schedule and purchase carnival wristbands

Sunday, July 28, 2018
National Anthem & Flag Raising Ceremony   9:00 a.m.
Warren County Cattlemen present Annual Cattlemen's Steak Fry  5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Music by Country Cowboy Band  5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Free State Entertainment
Sam's Amusement Carnival Times  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Kids Pedal Tractor Pull in the Grandstand  4:00 p.m.  Register 3:00 p.m.
Nick's Kids Show & Barnyard Show
Chainsaw Carving Artist Andy Klindt
Auction of Chainsaw Carvings  6:30 p.m. in the Show Ring

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07/29/18 



6:30 a.m. Competitive Balloon Flight
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.U.S. Ballooning Hall of Fame Induction at the National Balloon Museum 
www.NationalBalloonMuseum.com

6:30 p.m.  Balloon Flight
Dusk: NIGHT GLOW
On Stage: Damon Dotson Bank

Morning Admission FREE
Parking/ Gates open at 5:00 a.m.
Evening Admission  $5 (Ages 6 and over)
Parking/ Gate open at 4:00 p.m.
Parking included with paid admission

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07/29/18 


Build your boat using only cardboard and duct tape, then come ready to race! You'll get wet, so wear your suit. Paddles provided. Spectators encouraged to cheer on the fun!

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07/29/187:15pm to 8:15pmIndianola Parks & Recreation





Market Animal Livestock Schedule

Buyer Breakfast Compliments of the Bowlin Families
​6:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

Market Animal Livestock Schedule Starting at 7:30 a.m.
Swine
Sheep
Goat
Advanced Cattle Feeders
Midwest Beef
 

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07/30/18 




6:30 a.m.   Competitive Balloon Flight

6:30 p.m. OPEN THE SKIES   Mass Ascension Balloon Flight

On Stage: Royce Johns

Pilot Appreciation Night sponsored by Sports Page Grill

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07/30/18 


Indianola Informational meetings regarding upcoming Law Enforcement Center and Courthouse referendum vote:

When:  August 2, 2018   7:00 p.m. - 8:00 pm
Where: Indianola YMCA

 


The Website contains the most current information and 
Visit the Website

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08/02/187:00pm to 8:00pm


Yoga in the Park | Saturdays at 9:00 am | June - September, 2018 |  Buxton Park, Indianola, IA

Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle.

 

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08/04/189:00am to 10:00amIndianola Parks & Recreation




Texans vs. Chiefs
August 9, 2018
7:30 p.m.


Select the games and number of tickets you want, enter the promo code, INDIANOLACC and purchase your tickets from the Home Page at www.indianolachamber.com.

Purchase Tickets Here

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08/09/187:30pm to 11:15pm


Yoga in the Park | Saturdays at 9:00 am | June - September, 2018 |  Buxton Park, Indianola, IA

Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle.

 

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08/11/189:00am to 10:00amIndianola Parks & Recreation


City Wide Garage Sale
August 17 - 18
If you are planning to host a garage sale, please contact the Record Herald at 515-284-8141 to register and get your location on the city-wide map before 2:00 p.m. on the notice deadline dates listed below. 

August 17-18
deadline August 8
 

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08/17/18
-08/18/18
 


Smoked 14/16 ozs. bone-in pork chop marinated in Basil, Garlic &
Rosemary wines with an apple stuffing and apple chutney served on top.
Fresh garden salad, warm bread, baked potato & green beans with bacon
and garlic, Warm apple crisp with homemade ice cream

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08/17/185:30pm to 9:00pmTony Putz


Bike down to I-Town every third Friday from April to September on the Indianola Square. Stop by to show off your bike or just to browse
 

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08/17/186:00pm to 10:30pmRandy Gathers


Yoga in the Park | Saturdays at 9:00 am | June - September, 2018 |  Buxton Park, Indianola, IA

Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle.

 

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08/18/189:00am to 10:00amIndianola Parks & Recreation


On the last day of the pool season, we throw a party for the dogs. Slides will be closed.

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08/19/182:00pm to 4:00pmIndianola Parks & Recreation


Yoga in the Park | Saturdays at 9:00 am | June - September, 2018 |  Buxton Park, Indianola, IA

Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle.

 

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08/25/189:00am to 10:00amIndianola Parks & Recreation


Mastering Your Presentation Skills Workshop

Thursday August 30, 2018 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

@ The Iowa Center for Higher Education
2500 Fleur Drive, Des Moines IA

Practice, practice, practice! In a safe and friendly environment, with a committed coach who wants nothing but your best success, gain actionable tools and tips to find your own style, and improve your mastery of speaking and presenting to others

Objectives

  • – Describe key ingredients of a successful presentation and characteristics of a good presenter
  • – Demonstrate the power of nonverbal communication “do’s and don’ts”
  • – Understand how to structure your story: opening, core, and close
  • – Explore the fundamentals of effective delivery and recovery
  • – Try keys to engaging and connecting with audience
  • – Gain tips and techniques to overcome (or work around) the fear of public speaking
  • – Practice and put your presentation skills to the test

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08/30/188:30am to 4:30pmRenee Little




Select the games and number of tickets you want, enter the promo code, INDIANOLACC and purchase your tickets.

Order tickets from the home page at www.indianolachamber.com

Purchase tickets now

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08/30/187:30pm to 11:15pm



Make a memory watching movies under the stars for free!  Bring blankets or chairs.  Free popcorn courtesy Paramount Theater.  Pop and candy will be available for purchase.
 

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08/31/188:15pm to 10:15pmIndianola Parks & Recreation


The Big Hill Mine 5K Adventure Run is to benefit Jericho Hills Camp & Retreat Center. Beginning on Front Street in Lucas, IA, the 5K Adventure Run will include 15+ obstacles on the property of Jericho Hills including grueling hills, 2 water slides, a mud pit, tire climb, ninja crossings and many more obstacles for you to conquer! This event will happen in conjunction with 'Lucas Days 150th Celebration.' Are you tough enough?

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09/01/187:30am to 10:00amShonn Patrick Foy


Yoga in the Park | Saturdays at 9:00 am | June - September, 2018 |  Buxton Park, Indianola, IA

Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle.

 

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09/01/189:00am to 10:00amIndianola Parks & Recreation


Yoga in the Park | Saturdays at 9:00 am | June - September, 2018 |  Buxton Park, Indianola, IA

Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle.

 

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09/08/189:00am to 10:00amIndianola Parks & Recreation


City Wide Garage Sale
Se;ptember 14 & 15
If you are planning to host a garage sale, please contact the Record Herald at 515-284-8141 to register and get your location on the city-wide map before 2:00 p.m. on the notice deadline dates listed below. 

September 14 - 15
deadline September 7

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09/14/18
-09/15/18
 


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