CDC Calendar of Events

Date: 8/3/2020 - 10/29/2020

15 TUE

Staley's Chicken Dinner Benefit for Elaine Gotto:

A benefit will be held for Elaine Gotto on September 15, 2020 from 4:30-8pm at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 500 N. 24th St. in Denison featuring Staley's Catering.  Tickets will be $10 each for a 2-piece chicken dinner go and are available for purchase at Denison Livestock, the Hoffman Agency, Ten Point Construction or at the door.  All meals will be to-go only. Those who are unavailable to attend but who wish to contribute can make a check payable to the Elaine Gotto Benefit and can be dropped off at the previously listed businesses or at Mahoney & Gotto, 201 S 7th St, in Denison.  Call K.R. Buck with any questions at 712.269.1508. 

16 WED

AWV Staff Staley's Chicken Dinner:

Mark your calendars for the 8th Annual AWV Staff Scholarship Staley's Chicken Supper - Drive-by Style on Wednesday, September 16, serving from 5-7:30pm.  The menu includes Staley's chicken, baked potatoes with butter and sour cream, corn, cole slaw, dinner roll, and ice cream cup.  Tickets for adults (ages 9 and up) are $12; kids 8 and under can receive a kids' meal with a chicken leg for no charge when accompanied by an adult.  If paying on site, checks or exact change are appreciated!  Lineup will start on Main Street at the Westside Park and continue North toward the Community Building.  AWV staff and members of the senior class will collect tickets or money and deliver dinners at your car.  Second Street will be closed during the supper. For advance tickets or for more information, call the Ar-We-Va school at 712.663.4312.

17 THU

Denison Farmers Market:

The Denison Farmers Market is held weekly on Thursdays from 3-6pm in the Denison Crossroads parking lot near Anytime Fitness on Highway 39 in Denison. Accepting WIC, SNAP, and Sr Vouchers.  Contact Elaine Baughman with questions at 712.579.1617.

18 FRI

Backyard Brew & 'Que:

Join us for the Backyard Brew & 'Que in Uptown Denison on September 18th and 19th from 11am-11pm! Relax and enjoy great music and tasty food and drinks in a safe, socially distanced environment.  Check out the cars at the Hog Wild Show and Shine Car Show from Noon-3pm on Saturday.  Show us your skills at the grill by participating in the amateur Backyard BBQ Cookoff!   Play some yard games, help us complete the giant chalk art drawing, or just sit back and relax and enjoy the music!

19 SAT

Backyard Brew & 'Que:

Join us for the Backyard Brew & 'Que in Uptown Denison on September 18th and 19th from 11am-11pm! Relax and enjoy great music and tasty food and drinks in a safe, socially distanced environment.  Check out the cars at the Hog Wild Show and Shine Car Show from Noon-3pm on Saturday.  Show us your skills at the grill by participating in the amateur Backyard BBQ Cookoff!   Play some yard games, help us complete the giant chalk art drawing, or just sit back and relax and enjoy the music!

 

WESCO “Stay Out of My Bubble” Bubble Run:

Save the date for WESCO's “Stay Out of My Bubble” Bubble Run on September 19, 2020!  Sponsor opportunities available!  Become a $100 Sponsor and receive 1 free registration to WESCO's annual walk/run when you become a sponsor!  For more information, please see sponsorship flyer or contact Sara at WESCO at swoerdehoff@wescoind.org.

 

Market in the Park at the Backyard Brew & 'Que:

SPECIAL LOCATION AND TIME!  Market in the Park will be held at the Courthouse lawn on Saturday, September 19th from 8am-2pm for the Backyard Brew & 'Que event.   Market in the Park will be open to food producers as well as local artisans, craftsmen and small businesses with no admission charge for attendees or vendors.  Vendor applications available at the CDC office, 18 S. Main St., Denison.  Watch the Facebook account at "Market in the Park - Denison, Iowa" for more information! Those who would like to sponsor this event through monetary or in-kind donations, please contact marketintheparkdenison@gmail.com. Market in the Park is a nonprofit, volunteer run organization. For more information about this event, please call 712.269.6796 or email marketinthepark@gmail.com

20 SUN

Fall Youth Rifle League at Crawford County Shooting Sports:

Fall Youth Rifle League will begin on Sunday, September 20 at Crawford County Shooting Sports, 2271 300th St., Denison.  The league will be divided into a Novice Division and an Open Division, with a novice, intermediate and advanced level. Top shooter medals will be awarded each week and end of league trophies for 1st-3rd place.  The age range for the league is 8-17 years old and there is a $40 entry fee, which is utilized for program enhancements and/or prizes.  Each league will be 5 weeks long with weekly shoots held every Sunday.  For more information, please email crawfordcountyshootingsports@gmail.com

21 MON

CDC Office Closed:

The CDC Office will be closed on Monday, September 21.  Normal office hours will resume on Tuesday, September 22 at 8:30am.  For urgent business, please call 712.269.2710.

22 TUE

Crawford County Right to Life:

Crawford County Right to Life will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, September 22nd at 7pm at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 500 N. 24th St. in Denison.  Anyone is welcome to attend!

24 THU

Denison Farmers Market:

The Denison Farmers Market is held weekly on Thursdays from 3-6pm in the Denison Crossroads parking lot near Anytime Fitness on Highway 39 in Denison. Accepting WIC, SNAP, and Sr Vouchers.  Contact Elaine Baughman with questions at 712.579.1617.

 

"I Worry all the Time: Resources for Life in a Pandemic" Virtual Program:

COVID Recovery Iowa, in collaboration with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, will be offering a virtual program "I Worry all the Time: Resources for Life in a Pandemic"  on Thursday, Septebmer 24th.  This program is designed to provide education about anxiety and offer practical tools to manage worry during the pandemic and uncertainty.  A variety of both lunch and evening hours will be offered to accommodate busy schedules.  Each program lasts for one hour and is open to anyone interested.  To register, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/event_details/16431.  Registered participants will receive a unique URL prior to the program to access the Zoom hosted program.  For more information, contact Andrea Gustafson at andreag3@iastate.edu.

25 FRI

Dow City Business Club Welcomes New Businesses:

Join the Dow City Business Club as they welcome new businesses to Dow City on Friday, September 25, 2020.  The schedule will be: 10am - Made in the Barn (Steve and Kathy Christenson) at 511 E Pearl St., 10:30am - Senior Insurance Group (Kelsi Segebart) at 105 N. Price, 11am - Studio S Salon (Sophia Garrett-Freerking), Euforia Daily Dose Coffee Shop and Boutique (Robin McCoid & Vicki Hoover), Ah!pointment Therapy (Jackie Thomsen) at 204 W. Pearl St., and 11:30am - O'Meara's, DC Associates at 107 N. Franklin St.

 

Junkathon 30:

Find some treasures at Fall Junkathon 30 on September 25 and 26 from 9am-5pm.  Over 20 stores, shops and boutiques from Denison to Jefferson with vintage treasures, handmade & artisan goods and boutique wares.  More info to come!  

26 SAT

Junkathon 30:

Find some treasures at Fall Junkathon 30 on September 25 and 26 from 9am-5pm.  Over 20 stores, shops and boutiques from Denison to Jefferson with vintage treasures, handmade & artisan goods and boutique wares.  More info to come!  

OCTOBER EVENTS

1 THU

Denison Farmers Market:

The Denison Farmers Market is held weekly on Thursdays from 3-6pm in the Denison Crossroads parking lot near Anytime Fitness on Highway 39 in Denison. Accepting WIC, SNAP, and Sr Vouchers.  Contact Elaine Baughman with questions at 712.579.1617.

2 FRI

Women in Business Impact Organization Meeting:

This month's WIBIO meeting will be held at United Bank of Iowa in Denison at 8:30am.  Membership is free and all women are welcome to attend.  All participants will be responsible to pay for their own refreshments unless it is a sponsored event.  For more information on this organization, contact a member or the CDC Office at 712-263-5621.

8 THU

Denison Farmers Market:

The Denison Farmers Market is held weekly on Thursdays from 3-6pm in the Denison Crossroads parking lot near Anytime Fitness on Highway 39 in Denison. Accepting WIC, SNAP, and Sr Vouchers.  Contact Elaine Baughman with questions at 712.579.1617.

 

Child Care Provider Finance Training:

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be hosting an online training for childcare providers on October 8 at 6:30pm or October 10 at 9am.  This session is entitled "Cent$ible: Getting What you Want" and will discuss setting financial goals and then creating a plan for your spending and saving.  The session is approved for Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) Child Care Professional Development credit.  For more information, please go to: http: //www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/cc-provider

 

Norelius Community Library Virtual Agriculture Readalong:

Norelius Community Library will be hosting a monthly read-along with Loess Hills Agriculture in the Classroom on the second Thursday of each month at 4pm.  Families can enjoy a virtual story time from a farm featuring the My Family's Farm book series.  After  reading each story, participants will have a chance to see animals, crops and other things on the farm.  The programs will be live so students can have their questions answered in real time and learn. more about agriculture. Each program will focus on a different topic.  To view the live stream, viewers should go to the Norelius Community Library Facebook page and scroll down until they see the video. Activity kits and invitations to the live program are available and can be picked up during regular library hours two weeks before each program.  The program is supported in part by the Crawford County Farm Bureau.  

10 SAT

Child Care Provider Finance Training:

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be hosting an online training for childcare providers on October 8 at 6:30pm or October 10 at 9am.  This session is entitled "Cent$ible: Getting What you Want" and will discuss setting financial goals and then creating a plan for your spending and saving.  The session is approved for Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) Child Care Professional Development credit.  For more information, please go to: http: //www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/cc-provider

15 THU

Denison Farmers Market:

The Denison Farmers Market is held weekly on Thursdays from 3-6pm in the Denison Crossroads parking lot near Anytime Fitness on Highway 39 in Denison. Accepting WIC, SNAP, and Sr Vouchers.  Contact Elaine Baughman with questions at 712.579.1617.

 

CDC Annual Business Appreciation Breakfast:

All CDC members/guests and other interested parties are invited to attend the CDC Annual Business Appreciation Breakfast on Thursday, October 15th at 7am at The Stables at Copper Ridge in Denison and catered by Staley's. The event is free for CDC members and tickets are $12 for non-members. Program will include a brief CDC update and presentation of the 2020 Volunteer of the Year Award. Please RSVP by Monday, October 12th to the CDC at 712.263.5621 or by emailing rdesy@cdcia.org.

22 THU

Denison Farmers Market:

The Denison Farmers Market is held weekly on Thursdays from 3-6pm in the Denison Crossroads parking lot near Anytime Fitness on Highway 39 in Denison. Accepting WIC, SNAP, and Sr Vouchers.  Contact Elaine Baughman with questions at 712.579.1617.

 

Child Care Provider Nutrition Training:

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be hosting an online  child care nutrition training on October 22 at 6:30pm or October 24 at 9am called "Actions Speak Louder Than Words".   The training will discuss ways to be a positive role model for children in your care and how to write an action plan for helping children develop healthy eating habits for life.  The program is approved for Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) and Child Care Food Program (CACFP) Child Care Professional Development Credit.  For more information, please go to: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/cc-provider.

24 SAT

Child Care Provider Nutrition Training:

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be hosting an online  child care nutrition training on October 22 at 6:30pm or October 24 at 9am called "Actions Speak Louder Than Words".   The training wil discuss ways to be a positive role model for children in your care and how to write an action plan for helping children develop healthy eating habits for life.  The program is approved for Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) and Child Care Food Program (CACFP) Child Care Professional Development Credit.  For more information, please go to: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/cc-provider.

29 THU

Denison Farmers Market:

The Denison Farmers Market is held weekly on Thursdays from 3-6pm in the Denison Crossroads parking lot near Anytime Fitness on Highway 39 in Denison. Accepting WIC, SNAP, and Sr Vouchers.  Contact Elaine Baughman with questions at 712.579.1617.

 

Spooky Storefront Spectacular:

Sign up your business for Denison's 3rd Annual Spooky Storefront Spectacular - $10 to enter per business!!  Storefronts will be judged the evening of October 29th and again in the morning of October 30th by WESCO and Crawford County's Chamber & Development.  Winners will be announced by Noon on October 30th.  First place will receive 70% of monies collected and a trophy; second place will receive 30 percent of monies collected and a trophy; third place will win a trophy and some goodies.  Please contact Sara Woerdehoff at swoerdehoff@wescoind.org or call 712.263.6141 for registration.

Blackbird Bend
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Crawford County Memorial Hospital
Blackbird Bend Casino Onawa Iowa
Western Iowa Tech Community College Denison Campus
Vision Care Clinic
Famous Daves Legendary Pit Bar-B-Que
WESCO Industries
Carroll Hydraulics
Frazier Building and Supply Contracting
Johnson Propane
Submit a Birthday on the Hive
KDSN Radio Trading Post
Crawford County Memorial Hospital
Western Iowa Tech Community College Denison Campus
Bud Light Seltzer
Famous Daves Legendary Pit Bar-B-Que
WESCO Industries
Frazier Building and Supply Contracting
Johnson Propane
Submit a Birthday on the Hive
KDSN Radio Trading Post