News & Notes

Meet & Greet Cookout | Oct. 10, Guttenberg Gallery and Creativity Center

Join us for a cookout in our Courtyard to meet our new Director, Josh Gomez! 5-6:30pm, October 10 We will be grilling hamburgers, cheeseburgers, and hotdogs for your enjoyment. All are welcome as we transition to new leadership with lots of plans for the future of this private, non-profit organization – providing opportunities to participate … [Read More]

Help Wanted at the Edgewood Locker

The Edgewood Locker is seeking full and part time help for general processing: slaughter, cutting, trimming, sausage, and packaging. Experience helpful, but not required. Full time benefits include: health, dental, vision, life, STD & LTD insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, simple IRA, and employee discounts. Call or stop in to apply. Ask for Luke.

OWLS Program: Sylvan T. Runkel: Citizen of the Natural World | Oct. 17, Elkader

O.W.L.S.  “Sylvan T. Runkel: Citizen of the Natural World”   Thursday, October 17th  Reservations Required Osborne Nature Center   Osborne’s Older, Wiser, Livelier, Souls’ next program will be “Sylvan T. Runkel: Citizen of the Natural World.” Learn who this important Iowa conservationist was on Thursday, October 17th at 11:00 a.m. at the Osborne Nature Center.  Sylvan T. … [Read More]

Two Bedroom Apartment for Rent | Elkader

Upstairs apartment for rent in downtown Elkader, 2 bedroom, no pets or smoking, refrigerator, stove, washer and dryer included. Please call Hertz Farm Management 563-933-4973.

Gangster in Our Midst | Oct. 20, Strawberry Point

Gangster in Our Midst Sunday, October 20, 7pm at the Wilder Memorial Museum, Strawberry Point Another great immigrant story… The Wiltse family of Strawberry Point, Iowa played a prominent role in the early history of the village of Fairbank— the town upon which my historical novel Gangster in our Midst (2017) is based. Actually, this … [Read More]

Nature Kids – Fall Wreaths | October 5, Osborne Park

Nature Kids – Fall Wreaths Saturday, October 5th, 10 am-11:30 am Osborne Park Reservations Required Join us at Osborne October 5th, 10 am for some fall crafting using natural elements found around the park. We will go for a hike to collect items that will be used to make a fall wreath for each child … [Read More]