Tuesday, January 28, 2020

GRINNELL

IN CASE YOU MISSED SOMETHING

Imagine Grinnell is inviting interested community members to continue the legacy of Imagine Grinnell by joining the board or volunteering. The mission of Imagine Grinnell is to turn imagination into action to...
The early history of the city of Grinnell is well documented, starting with J.B. Grinnell himself. The narratives about an ideal town on the Iowa prairie patterned after a New England village...
1000 Friends of Iowa presented awards to the winners of the 2019 Best Development Awards at the Iowa State Capitol Building Rotunda on January 21, 2020. The awards program showcased projects that recognized connections between building and...
Samantha Winebrenner Grinnell, IA — This month, Samantha Winebrenner joined the RE/MAX Partners Realty team as a residential and commercial real estate agent based in Des Moines, expanding the agency’s service area to now cover...
Grinnell we're bringing you fiber! Mahaska Communication Group is Excited to bring our World Class Service to Grinnell! Beginning in the latter...
100 + People Who Care – Grinnell will meet Tuesday, January 28, at 5:30 p.m.  This hour-long, quarterly meeting will be held at the Parish Center of St. Mary Catholic Church, 1002 Broad...
Ten Grinnell College students began a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) training program on Monday, January 6th in The Mayflower Community (Grinnell IA).  This will be the second class of College CNAs trained by Mayflower with the first having graduated...
UnityPoint Health—Grinnell is offering a special lifestyle change program for people with prediabetes.  The goal is to help participants make lasting changes to prevent type 2 (T2) diabetes.  Working in a group with a trained...
UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell welcomes Case Everett, MD, to Grinnell Family Practice. He will begin seeing patients on February 27, 2020. Dr. Everett is a family medicine with obstetrics provider, meaning he provides full range of family medicine...
(Grinnell, IA)  St. Francis Manor and Seeland Park hosted the Grinnell College Men’s and Women’s basketball teams at a dinner in the Social Center on January 9. The athletes and coaches enjoyed a delicious dinner of beef brisket,...
Weekly Grinnell-Newburg Update: January 10, 2019Happy Friday! As we head into the weekend, we are expecting a storm that will impact the weekend activities. Please take a look at all of the cancellations listed below. Today we...
GRINNELL, IA (Jan. 8, 2020) – Wind turbines have now become a familiar sight in Iowa.  Last year Poweshiek County became the home of the English Farms Wind Farm, Alliant Energy’s newest wind farm.               Located...
Kesho Scott What is meant by the term “black holocaust”? Professor Kesho Scott will discuss this topic in her three-session Bucket Course titled “The Black Holocaust: Castles or Dungeons?” beginning January 15, 2020....
Hannah Lockin, junior student-athlete at Baylor University, Waco, Texas, shared experiences from her successful volleyball and academic career on Tuesday, January 7th in The Mayflower Community.  Hannah was interviewed by her father Doug Lockin, who has been Mayflower’s planned...
Bucket CoursesThe first class will be a 1-session course titled  "Tip of the Iceberg: The Conductor's Invisible Craft", on Wednesday January 8th at 10 am and will be taught by Eric McIntyre, Grinnell College Professor of Music....
No one in an orchestra is more visible than the conductor. Yet, as Professor Eric McIntyre notes, most of the conductor’s work goes on behind the scenes. In the first Bucket Course...
A new series of video documentaries about current issues will be playing for Mayflower Community residents and guests in the Kiesel Theatre.  Resident Harley Henry, who will then offer a wrap-up discussion at the conclusion, will introduce the...
Socrates CafeSocrates Café, technically, is a book written by Christopher Phillips (check it out from the library), author and co-founder of The Society for Philosophical Inquiry. Chris developed the idea of Socrates...
Paragraph The Mayflower Community is pleased to announce that Hannah Lockin will be speaking at an event open to the public on Tuesday, January 7th at 2:00pm in the Mayflower Carman Center.  The venue is located...
Poweshiek County Extension, along with Iowa State’s Department of Kinesiology, and Human Sciences Extension and Outreach and St. Francis Manor are sponsoring “A Journey Through  Parkinson’s Disease”  which is an educational series starting at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January...
UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Donates 600 Pounds of Food to MICAT'was the Saturday before Christmas and all through GrinnellNo one wanted to cook dinner before the Noel! With holiday cheer all through the airDate night was upon...
Community Leaders Visited the Grinnell Office for a Demonstration Grinnell, IA — Last week, RE/MAX Partners Realty unveiled its recently installed touch screen to a group of community leaders at its Grinnell office, showcasing the...
In July of this year, the Iowa Department of Public Health announced an expansion of their Iowa 5-2-1-0 Healthy Choices Count! campaign with a grant of $30,000 awarded to the Grinnell community. UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Regional...
Breakfast with Santa at St. Francis Manor was a fun event for all ages! Over 200 people including four-generations of the Hanssen family gathered for an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast. From babies to 90-year-olds, most enjoyed seeing the jolly...
The Grinnell Rotary Club and the musical group, Shults & Co., have announced dates for their 2020 musical revue, “Return to Vegas/The Headliners.”  The show will be presented February 20, 21 and 22 at 7:30 pm in the...
-- Recharge, Refresh and Focus on Your Health and Well-Being-- Everyone deserves some time to recharge and refresh - especially you. UnityPoint Health® – Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) is partnering with Hotel Grinnell...
By Michael McAllister Thanksgiving and food.  The two are inextricably bound in the American psyche.  While the holiday focuses attention on traditional recipes and family fellowship, it also heightens awareness of people...
December 3, 2019:  The Poweshiek County Alliance (PCA)/GPCF Grants Committee Committee would like to announce that grant applications are now being accepted for the 2020 PCA grant round.  Nonprofit...
The ninth annual Big GIVE for Poweshiek County raised $189,252 for 61 local funds and nonprofits supported by the Greater Poweshiek Community Foundation (GPCF) and the Claude W. and Dolly Ahrens Foundation...
Five Grinnell poets have had their pieces chosen for publication in “Lyrical Iowa 2019.”  This select anthology is published annually by The Iowa Poetry Association, an affiliate Society of The Academy of American Poets and the National Federation...

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