Title: Discounted Iowa Energy Tickets Location: Knoxville Radio Shack Description: The Knoxville Rotary Club is offering discounted tickets to the Iowa Energy game on Saturday, January 22nd at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Lower level tickets are normally $20, and you can get them for $16 at Radio Shack in Knoxville. $8 of every ticket sold by the Rotary supports the club’s international effort to eradicate polio. Deadline is Sunday, January 9th. Start Date: 2010-12-31 End Date: 2011-01-09
Title: Cub Scout Pack Selling Popcorn Location: Knoxville Fareway Description: The Knoxville Cub Scout Pack 362 will be selling your Trails-End popcorn favorites at the Knoxville Fareway on Saturday, January 8th from 9:00 to noon. They’ll be selling chocolate lover’s, cheese lover’s, chocolate caramel, caramel corn, and microwave popcorn. For more information, call 780-2027. Start Time: 9:00 Date: 2011-01-08 End Time: 12:00
Title: Book Bash Location: Pella Public Library Description: The Pella Public Library is hosting a “Book Bash” on Saturday, January 15th from 10:00 to 11:30 am. There will be crafts, activities, and information for parents. Plus, the first 75 families with a child age newborn to 5 will receive a free copy of the book, “Reading Magic” by Mem Fox. Start Time: 10:00 Date: 2011-01-15 End Time: 11:30
Title: Evening Parenting Class Location: Trinity Reformed Church – Pella Description: You’re invited to register for a 6 week evening “Becoming a Love and Logic Parent” class beginning on Thursday, January 20th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Trinity Reformed Church in Pella. Free childcare will be provided, and there will be free supper for families. For more information, or to register call Jodi at 628-8331. Start Time: 18:00 Date: 2011-01-20 End Time: 20:00
Title: Meet & Eat Parenting Class Location: Pella Pizza Ranch Description: Families first will be holding a meet and eat parenting class starting on Tuesday, January 25th at the Pella Pizza Ranch. The classes will be from noon to 1:00 pm each Tuesday for those who would like to learn more about “Parenting with Love and Logic.” For more information, or to register call Jodi at 628-8331. Start Time: 12:00 Date: 2011-01-25
Title: Young Professionals of Pella Meeting Location: Cammie\’s Place – Pella Description: The Young Professionals of Pella will hold a beer and ice cream tasting on Thursday, January 20th from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Cammie’s Place in Pella. There will be a sampling of Peace Tree brews including root beer, and Mixing Studio ice cream where you can create your own flavor. For more information, go to www.ypofpella.org. Start Time: 19:00 Date: 2011-01-20 End Time: 21:00
Title: Christmas Tree Drop-Off Location: Marion County Park – Knoxville Description: The Marion County Conservation Board will be collecting discarded Christmas trees in Knoxville on Monday, January 3rd beginning at 8:00 am. The Christmas tree drop-off site is located at Marion County Park near the entrance through Monday, January 10th free of charge. The trees will be used for wildlife and fisheries habitat. Start Date: 2011-01-03 End Date: 2011-01-10
On Wednesday, law enforcement officers with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, Iowa State Patrol, South Central Iowa Drug Task Force and the Iowa Division of Narcotics conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle west of Melcher on Highway G-76 for a speed infraction.