Friday, December 13, 2019

GRINNELL

IN CASE YOU MISSED SOMETHING

Grinnell, Iowa’s Mayflower Community is senior engagement living for residents 55-years of age and older.  With 285 residents living in independent living patio homes and apartments and receiving care in assisted living and in the Health Center, it...
GRINNELL, Iowa — The Grinnell Jazz Ensemble will present a concert featuring music composed, arranged and performed by musicians from Canada. They will be joined by Toronto-based tenor saxophonist Alex Dean. WHEN:          7:30 p.m. on...
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...
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...
Festival of Trees is This Friday, December 6thThe Friends of Drake Community Library invite you to Festival of Trees on Friday, December 6 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm! The GMS Jazz Band and GHS Honor...
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...
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...
Steve Langerud Steven Langerud has now served since August 1, 2018 as the Executive Director of The Mayflower Community in Grinnell, Iowa. (Pronounced as if the e were at the end of rude. Steve and...
Auxiliary Holiday Tour of HomesMark your calendars for a holiday treat from the UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) Auxiliary. The GRMC Auxiliary will host their second annual Holiday Tour of Homes in Grinnell from...
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...
Annual promotion has provided nearly $20,000 to schools in the past six years GRINNELL, Iowa – Purchases at the downtown Grinnell College Pioneer Bookshop will support Grinnell-Newburg High School...
Joe Rosenfield ’25 Local leaders to remember his impact on the college and beyond  GRINNELL, Iowa — Grinnell College will host “To Know Joe,” a panel discussion of leaders who...
UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Family Practice’s Michelle Rebelsky, MD, MBA, FAAFP, is reminding adults of safety guidelines to follow around infants, especially newborn to one-year-old babies. A baby’s risk of life-threatening consequences from the flu are greater than...
By admin - November 15, 2019074 (Grinnell, IA – November 15, 2019)  The St. Francis Manor Foundation invites the public to enjoy “Breakfast with Santa” on Saturday, December 7th.  All-you-can-eat pancakes (plain, blueberry, and...
Ashley Jensen, radiologic technologist, operates the new CT machine at GRMC. Earlier this year, UnityPoint Health® – Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) installed a new CT scanner for the radiology department. The new machine...
November 18, 2019:​ Grinnell Newburg School Foundation (GNSF) has partnered with the Grinnell Newburg Community School District (GNCSD) to raise funds to reimburse the district for the purchase of vital equipment to enhance...
Last February, we announced that Mayflower Community resident John Noer was about to tackle a 40,000 piece puzzle.  The 6’ x 22’ Ravensburger stumper was delivered to Mayflower’s Basement Craft Room in the Edwards...
Grinnell, Iowa (October 15, 2019) -- The Periodic Table is the place for experiments. On November 1, 2019 Hotel Grinnell will be the new home for a pop-up restaurant, Cilino’s.  Cilino’s, a generational, home-style cooking...
(Grinnell, IA – October 15, 2019)  While Grinnell High School students attended their Homecoming Dance on October 5, another dance was held across town at St. Francis Manor. Kayla Faas, Fitness Director at St. Francis Manor, planned this...
As part of the Grinnell Area Arts Council “Music+Health” program community offerings, Katie In performed some oldies on the keyboard in The Mayflower Community on October 10th. Katie, a...
The grants support local projects that enhance the quality of life in Grinnell GRINNELL, Iowa – Grinnell College is accepting applications for the fall cycle of community mini-grants. Grant...
From the GN Superintendents Office | Weekly Update: October 11, 2019Write caption… Happy Friday! We went from sun, rain, to the feel of snow in the air? Wow is it cold outside! It is...
Chancellor Speaks at Mayflower ForumKristie Fisher, PhD Dr. Kristie Fisher, PhD, the Chancellor of the Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCC), spoke at a “Forum” sponsored by the Mayflower Residents Association (Grinnell IA)...
Steve (left) with Barb Baker (middle), Director of Advertising and Community Relations for Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company, outgoing chair of ABI Leadership Iowa Board of Governors, and Jason Gross, Vice-President of Innovation at EMC, incoming chair...
Beginning next week, the Claude W. & Dolly Ahrens Foundation and Greater Poweshiek Community Foundation will begin a monthly Nonprofit Educational Workshop series for local nonprofit organizations for the second year. Each session will be held on...
By Michael McAllister “Getting close.”  That is the time estimate that Chef Paul Durr, operator of the Prairie Canary and the entrepreneur behind the transformation of the former Lonnski’s, provides...
The quarterly meeting of 100 + People Who Care – Grinnell will be Tuesday, October 22, at 5:30 p.m.  The meeting will be held in the parish center at St. Mary Church, 1002...
Sarah Smith, Program Manager at Grinnell College, will join the UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Regional Medical Center Foundation’s Senior Education Program on Monday, October 14 to share about Museum on Main Street. Museum...
Grinnell, Iowa (October 15, 2019) -- The Periodic Table is the place for experiments. On November 1, 2019 Hotel Grinnell will be the new home for a pop-up restaurant, Cilino’s.  Cilino’s, a generational, home-style cooking...
Sarah Smith, Program Manager at Grinnell College, will join the UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Regional Medical Center Foundation’s Senior Education Program on Monday, October 14 to share about Museum on Main Street. Museum...