Tuesday, June 18
Tue, June 18 at 3:15 PM - Please register for the June 18th course on or before June 16th
REGISTRATION EXTENDED UNTIL MIDNIGHT TONIGHT! (June 17, 2013)
Have you ever been to a birthday party where all of the children are running around screaming? Half of them are having the time of their lives and the other half are crying? What about that time you tried to take pictures of someone who refused to look at the camera? Take this course to learn how to remain calm during stressful photography situations.
Contact: Please email Brittany Todd at email@example.com with more questions, or check out my page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Photography-by-Brittany/132067946874243?ref=hl
Tue, June 18 at 5:30 PM
@Oneota Community Co-op Classroom, 312 W Water St, Decorah
Bring the taste of Italy into your kitchen and feel confident in your preparation. The simple equation behind pesto is greens +olive oil + nuts = pesto. The variations and combinations from this starting point are seemingly endless. Explore techniques to incorporate almonds, walnuts, tomatoes and more into pesto – not to mention the many uses of pesto when it is complete.
Instructor Johanna Bergan
$10 Oneota Co-op Member/Owner, $15 Community Member
Contact: Johanna Bergan
Tue, June 18 at 6:00 PM
@Chase The Adventure Licensed Hunt & Gun Club
Valdres Sons of Norway 503 will have a St. Hans-Midsummer celebration Tuesday, June 18, at 6 p.m. at Chase the Adventure Lodge at 1838 Middle Calmar Road, Decorah, IA.
A bratwurst picnic dinner is followed by bluegrass and country music entertainment. Weather permitting the evening will close with an outdoor bonfire and s'mores.
Attendees are asked to bring lawn chairs. Friends are welcome.
Chase the Adventure Lodge is…
Contact: Paid reservations of $9 to Marlys Lien, 602 W. Water St. Decorah or Jean Iverson 107 Meadow View Dr. are due by Monday, June 10.
Wednesday, June 19
Wed, June 19 at 6:00 PM
@Oneota Community Co-op, 312 W Water St, Decorah
Love good food but find yourself with options because you are gluten free? Tour the Co-op with Maria and find the large array of gluten-free products on our shelves. Learn the ins and outs of gluten-free labeling on products, as well as the unique labeling system used in the Co-op. Enjoy samples of favorite gluten-free
products as you walk through the store. *Tour focused towards those just beginning a gluten free diet*
Contact: Johanna Bergan
Thursday, June 20
Thu, June 20
@Water St. Park (not the courthouse)
Thu, June 20 at 7:00 PM
Join Steven R. Nelson as he presents the award-winning novel, Zoo Girl, by the late Susan M. Nelson, at Dragonfly Books on Thursday, June 20 at 7:00 pm.
Zoo Girl follows the story of Lily, a confident young woman, who knows who she is and likes herself.Still, when her best friend falls in love, she becomes intensely aware of her loneliness. “Love . . . there’s nothing like it,” as her grandfather was…
Thu, June 20 at 7:00 PM
@Northeast Iowa Peace and Justice Center 119 Winnebago ST
The villages of Mora and San Miguel counties in New Mexico (labeled among the poorest communities in the U.S.A.) stand up and speak out against one of the world's most powerful industries. Faced with the threat of natural gas development by fracking in their pristine landscape, citizens rise up and defend their culture, their heritage, their landscape, their place. Lynne Zotalis facilitates discussion.
Friday, June 21
Fri, June 21
@Laura Ingalls Wilder Park and Museum, Burr Oak
Come celebrate Laura Ingalls Wilder in Burr Oak!
Fri, June 21 at 6:30 PM
@Jesup Park Pavilion, Young Street, Jesup, IA
SHAKE, RATTLE, & STROLL
Come Join Us for an evening of Dancing, Bobby Socks, Poodle Skirts, & 50s/60s/70s Rock & Roll
Gate Opens at 6:30 pm $8.00 Cover (15 & Under Free)
6:30 - 7:00 pm The Jesup Youth Theatre will be Performing
7:00 - 7:30 pm Entertainment by Jesup Community Recreation
8:00 to Midnight Dance to the Music of The County Linemen Band from the Cedar Rapids/Marion area.
Costume Contest with Prizes…
Contact: Heritage Dancers 319-284-5521, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, June 22
Sat, June 22 at 8:30 AM - ends at noon
@Iowa's Dairy Center, Calmar, Iowa
Join the Northeast Iowa Dairy Foundation for the 4th annual Breakfast on the Farm June 22nd from 8:30a.m.-noon at Iowa’s Dairy Center, Calmar, Iowa. We’ll serve up a great wholesome breakfast and provide guided tram tours of the nationally-recognized Dairy Center. The kids will enjoy the chance to meet some calves, plus families can visit several educational exhibits and even milk a cow. Come join us and see how Iowa’s Dairy Center is growing!
Sat, June 22 at 9:00 AM
@Burr Oak, IA
Annual Laura Days celebration will be held June 22. Free activities include children's pioneer games, pioneer crafts and activities, wagon rides, musical entertainment, checkers and other fun tournaments, parade at 1:00, guest speaker Michael Zahs at 2:15. Food for purchase at the food tent.
READ-A-THON-- America's Climate Century: (What Climate Change Means for America in the 21st Century and What Americans Can Do About It.)
Sat, June 22 at 10:00 AM - 1:15
@Northeast Iowa Peace and Justice Center, 119 Winnebago
READ-A-THON of Senator Rob Hogg's book America's Climate Century: (What Climate Change Means for America in the 21st Century and What Americans Can Do About It.) In 3 hours and 50 minutes readers will read aloud to attendees for 15 minutes each. Interested persons may come and go as they please. Books will be on hand for sale so you can finish reading at home if you cannot stay for the duration. Listening participants…
Sat, June 22 at 3:00 PM to Sun, June 23, 2013 - We hope you'll camp out overnight on Saturday June 22nd.
@Fish Farm Mounds Three miles south of New Albin on Highway 26, New Albin, IA 52160
The Driftless Drift is a two day celebration of the beauty of the Upper Iowa River Valley. It's a low-impact event that respects and values all things local. It's a party with a passion for doing the right thing. There'll be music. Food. And informative and inspiring words from folks doing what they can to encourage tourism in this gorgeous Driftless place. We encourage you to get out and connect with your neighbors in…
Sat, June 22 at 6:00 PM - 6:00 pm- Explore the gardens, mingle with friends, appetizers; 7:00 pm- Dinner; 8:00 pm- Lecture
@Heritage Farm, 3094 North Winn Road, Decorah IA 52101
June 22nd, join SSE and David Buchanan, author of "Taste, Memory: Forgotten Foods, Lost Flavors, and Why They Matter," for the launch of the 2013 Dinner and Lecture Series.
David Buchanan will discuss the hidden strengths of forgotten garden vegetables and why we need to preserve them. His lecture is titled "Who will care for the misfits?" Participants leave with a full belly and new perspectives in thinking about plant diversity and enhancing…
Sat, June 22 at 8:00 PM - Dance ends at 11 PM.
Join Foot-Notes for the first Highlandville dance of the year! Bring your friends and family for a lively evening of Scandinavian and old-time tunes that will make you want to polka, waltz, two-step, and schottische. Be a part of a 38-year long tradition of dances at Highlandville (located about 15 mi. northeast of Decorah). Fun for all ages! Admission is $5 for adults, free for ages 12 and under. Some words of advice: Don't…
Contact: For more information, check the Foot-Notes website and schedule page at http://www.footnotesdance.com or call Beth at 563-382-9315.
Sunday, June 23
Sun, June 23 at 1:00 PM
Come enjoy the flavors of Winneshiek County! To kick off our Race to the Taste, a scavenger hunt/race will take place, with registration beginning at The Spectrum Network (607 Washington St. Decorah)at 1:00 and the scavenger hunt/race to begin at 1:30. The scavenger hunt will conclude at 3:00 at Pinter's Gardens and Pumpkins (2475 State Hwy. 9 Decorah) where, for our grand finale, a tasting event, you will join local culinary experts as they…
Contact: The Spectrum Network
Monday, June 24
Mon, June 24 - register now online at www.arthausdecorah.org, or call 382-5440
AGE: 4-5 (Preschool and Kindergarten)
DATE: June 24-28
TIME: M-F, 9:00am-12:00 OR 1:00-4:00pm
COST: $95+$30 materials & snacks
Puppets! Puppets! Puppets! Experience the fun and challenge of puppet design, creating finger puppets, hand puppets, and more! Get to know the materials and mechanisms used by master puppet builders and learn the basics of bringing your puppets to life. The week concludes with a puppet showing and demonstration of everyone’s creations!
Mon, June 24 at 9:00 AM to Fri, June 28, 2013 - 9am-11am @ Clay Studio, 11-3pm @ Discover Happy
@106 Washington St./222 E Water St.
Ages 8-12/ June 24-28th | 9am-3pm | $125 including materials | limited space available
Building and understanding of anatomy through visual art and movement guidance. We will build the body form the bone up and learn how the muscle moves bones. Rachelle and Amanda will help your guide your child's curiosity of the mysterious inter-workings of the bodies movement with clay muscle building at The Clay Studio and Pilates based movements at Discover…
Mon, June 24 at 9:00 AM to Thu, June 27, 2013 - Please register at least 3 weeks before class start date.
Learn this ancient and versatile form of carving while also exploring Scandinavian traditions. In this class, you will work from a cutout blank to create a relief carving. By the end of this course, you will have enjoyed multiple relief carving projects and utilized finishing stains, paints, and waxes. There will be a large variety of tools available for students to use. All levels welcome.
$126 Vesterheim members / $176 non-members. Vesterheim offers…
Mon, June 24 at 3:00 PM - to 5 pm
@Decorah Public Library
Uva Turnbull once collected 159 little jars of dirt, from all over the world. Each one tells story, and you can go see them, if you like, by going to Sidney, Iowa. But wait! She’s definitely not the only one with a soil story to tell! Why, you are highly qualified to tell one or two yourself, because you are walking soil. Through all your years of eating food that has it’s beginning in…
Contact: Heidi Swets, Decorah Public Library, 382-3717
Mon, June 24 at 3:00 PM - to 5 pm
@Decorah Public Library
Decorah Public Library's Summer Reading & Activity Program for youth age 10 and older (including curious adults)continues with Dragon Egg making! They are one of the magical creatures we think of as living “beneath the surface”, in caves and dark places, and it is said that they lay their eggs there. If you know the correct incantation (a.k.a. spell), you can make one yourself, out of a goose egg! It will have embedded in…
Contact: Heidi Swets, Decorah Public Library 382-3717
Mon, June 24 at 3:00 PM to Mon, July 22, 2013
@Accupuncture Center-Decorah 309 West Broadway Decorah, IA
Mandala Art Therapy Workshop for Youth 11-14 years old
Faciltated by; Karen Misseldine M.A. Art Therapist
3:00-4:30 pm Mondays June 24, July 1, 8, 15 & 22
120.00 all art supplies included
Limited to 8 participants
Healing Mandala Art: Experience the meditative joy of making healing circles for health and well-being using several different art techniques including clay, paint and pastel. Mandala art allows us to slow down to increase…
Contact: Karen Misseldine email@example.com
Mon, June 24 at 7:30 PM to Sun, July 21, 2013 - Most recitals begin at 7:30 and one hour. All events are free and open to the public.
The 32nd annual Lutheran Summer Music Academy & Festival (LSM) will return to Luther College for a fifth consecutive year, bringing more than 50 free concerts and recitals to the Decorah area between June 23 and July 21. The LSM Concert & Recital Series, which is free and open to the public, runs June 23 and July 21. Recitals will be held in Luther’s Noble Recital Hall and the Center for Faith and Life.…
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If you are stuck in a conflict and don't know what to do, consider mediation.
Mediation is a neutral, confidential process involving two or more parties in a dispute, and a neutral mediator. The mediator facilitates the conversation and helps generate solutions, but does not make the decisions or offer legal advice. It is up to the parties themselves to make the decision on a final agreement. The Northeast Iowa Peace and Justice…
Contact: For a list of mediators in the Decorah area, log on to www.neipjc.org, or call 563-382-5337.
The Park-Rec Fair Fun Run will be held Saturday, July 13. This event for the whole family consists of a 3/4 mile distance for children 12 and under and a 3-mile distance for older children and adults. Each participant is eligible for a prize drawing held during the awards ceremony (must be present to win). Refreshments are also provided. Awards to 1st-3rd place in each age division.
Pre-registration deadline is this Friday,…
- Horse and Soul Ranch is now open
- Music: Thankful Dirt
- Waukon Wellness Center
- Lost Baby Doll on the Trout Run Trail
- Health & Wellness Coaching
- Private Yoga Instruction
- Traditional Holistic Evaluation
- Hummus Cooking Class
- NEIM Summer Language Camps
- Drawing & Painting En Plein Aire
- Mandalas to ignite the inner fire
- Mandala Art for Youth 11-14 years old
- Food Allergy Tour at the Oneota Co-op
- The Ultimate Stretch Class!
- Dragon Eggs
- You Are Walking Soil, Telling a Story
- Circles of the Earth Pendants
- Gluten Free Tour
- Presto! Pesto!
- Women Caring for the LandSM: Wetland Conservation Field Day
- Pilates summer classes!
- Birth Assistant Training/Gatherings
- Little Tree Taekwondo Summer Classes
- Beginning Tap
- Ballet Barre
- Pilates with Props
- PUPPET CAMP FOR MINI-MASTERS
- Summer Ballet and Tap Classes (ages 3-adult)
- Body Building!
- Flourish Summer Camp for Youth
- Nålbinding with Kate Martinson
- Bronze Pour— Casting Medallions and Thor’s Hammer with Kelly Ludeking
- Creating Useful Objects in Horn, Bone, and Antler with Harley Refsal
- Cut-out Relief Carving with Scandinavian Themes with Bruce Futterer
- Spanish Immersion Camp
- Spanish Immersion Camp
- Gentle Yoga
- New Community Class At The Yoga Studio
- The Yoga Studio Spring Session
- Eleventh Annual Summer Youth Theater Program - East o’ the Sun & West o’ the Moon
- the Art of Remembering our Mothers and Healing Ourselves
- The Suspender Sweater
- Tae Kwon Do Classes
- Garden and Harvest Photography Workshop
- Kitchen Garden Basics V
- Kitchen Garden Basics IV
- Kitchen Garden Basics III
Help Wanted Posts (18)
Currently looking for Fitness Class Instructors.
Please call 563-380-3677 for more information.
Do you ever watch home renovation or home repair shows on TV and think that that's something you'd love to do? If so, local Decorah company GoodBlogs would like you to blog for us! We're calling all do-it-yourselfers, home crafters, gardeners, and renovation junkies to hop on Renovate and basque in the glow of ideas and inspiration for the independent! Renovate.com is going to be rocking the DIY project/home renovation/home repair scene, and we…
- Kinderhaus Preschool Seeking assistant teacher
- DOG LOVER
- Online Conversion Manager Wanted
- Inter-Departmental Stocker - Full-time
- Experienced Servers Wanted
- Immediate Help Needed
- Need a summer babysitter for 3 kids
- Hey Horse Lovers!
- Babysitter for 4 days a week
- Pharmacy Technician: Donlon Healthmart Pharmacy
- Technical Director at KPVL Radio
- Assistant Program Director/Traffic and Production Manager
- Lawn, garden, landscape worker
- Yard and garden work
- Certified Life guard Needed!
- Loving Touch Homecare
DUPLEX FOR RENT 609 E WATER ST UP/DOWN. RECENTLY REMODELED, HARD WOOD FLOORS ON THE MAIN FLOOR NS/NP, OFF STREET PARKING 600 DOLLARS PLUS UTILITIES 1YR LEASE, AVAILABLE JULY 1ST
107 West Street
Clothing: men's, women's boys to 4T and girls to 10/12, toys, books for
all ages, furniture, treadmill, stampin' up stamps, misc. household.
Too many things to list! Don't miss this HUGE sale!
Couch and matching chair, used but in good condition. Very comfortable!
Couch & pillows - $50 (or best offer)
Couch & chair & pillows - $75
Available June 27th. Pick up directly from our living room!
Less than 5 years old. In great condition. Asking $400 for the set. House we moved into already had a set so we don't need them.
I am looking for several old kitchen farm chairs...would consider a pressed back style but prefer just some old sturdy chairs (willing to do repair) need not be fancy, can be painted but NOT replicas from big box stores please...thanks hope to hear from someone
In excellent condition. $50. Please call Beth at 563.419.4239.
Starting August 1st, I will be moving into a two bedroom apartment located on Water Street in downtown Decorah. I'm currently searching for a roommate to share the apartment.
If interested send me an email. I will be happy to hear from you and answer any questions you may have!
Apartment is located near the Oneota Co-op and has washer/dryer, AC, & 1 bath. Rent is $535 + electric per month.…
Pitch back with all of the parts. If interested call or text Marcy at (563)380-0324.
Loveseat, leg rest, side table, 3 chairs, side table and another coffee table: $100 for the set. Call or text (563)380-0324 if interested.
Take it with you camping and do your cooking 'old school' AND in Style! Even has liner & threads for pipe and a container for hot water! This little gem could give a whole new meaning to "tailgating!" Heavy little stove but person with average strength can lift and move it around. Legs are detachable if needed. More photos available upon request. $150
Here is one I use at home for outdoor…
EDIT:This is LX. This vehicle is in very good condition. It has 115,500 miles on it and has a leather interior. A new alternator and windshield was recently installed. Asking 4,900 obo. (KBB: 5,220)
Can be seen near Decorah.
DELL Mini-9 in Alpine white with Windows XP, (Inspiron 910 Atom processor N270; has a 8.9 inch wide screen) $125 with original box & paperwork. Excellent condition and runs just like new! 16GB hard drive with mini-card (accepts SD card for more storage room), Intel processor, Wireless, Bluetooth, has Webcam, USB port, ADOBE, MS Office and MS Works, 2 removable batteries & power cord. Purchased new for $521.05. Available in Decorah area.
Approximately 10 acres, alfalfa/grass, no chemical inputs. First cutting now ready. $2,000 obo for season.
FOR SALE-- Approx. 400 sq. ft. rough-sawed black walnut boards. Stickered in shed four yrs. Very dry. 8-10" diameter cedar log, approx. 8-10 ft. Approx. 400 sq. ft. reclaimed t&g oak flooring. Make offer.
Call Tom 563-379-7844.
I will be in Decorah for my Summer vacation from July 22 to August 9 (or part thereof)and have need of some transportation. A car would be nice or a small truck or possibly a camper with cab that someone is not using. Maybe even a scooter would do. I am a mature adult with a nursing background who has a good driving record. Would anyone out there like to make some extra cash…
Home at 905 Vernon St., across the street from Phelps Park, is for sale by owner, Kyrl Henderson. $159,500. Unique surfaced concrete block construction (1949). 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, attached garage with concrete deck on it, partially finished basement, and all kinds of upgrades since purchase 7 years ago. See pics and get details at http://www.905vernon.com
Call 563 382 5975 or email Kyrl to visit.
If anyone is going to Ames on Thursday or passing through I could use a ride. I'm planning on meeting a friend and so I don't need a ride back to Decorah.
Call or email: Peter
Does anyone have a laptop they would sell reasonably priced for grade school kids to learn on over the summer ?
Straw for garden. Call 563-880-2882
I will be driving to kentuky this thurs, if u need a ride to any state on the way let me know. We can share gas and driving as well. I will be passing by Chicago and Indiana. Send me an email. I will be leaving around 2PM.
1948 Farmall H - Restored, new paint few years ago, $1K in all new rubber tires. Has front Loader ($800 value) AND 3 point Hitch on Rear ($500 value). Wide front end, tire chains, belt pulley on side and hand crank included. Still has the original 6 volt (rebuilt alt/generator) with accessory lights. This tractor is a DANDY! More photos available upon request. $3900 FIRM. Look no further, when is the last time you…
Two bedroom unit available in Lansing mid July. 1000 sq feet. Laminate flooring in living room, carpeted bedroom. Ground level. $450 a month plus utilities, internet included. One year lease, no smoking, no pets. 563.419.2115
I'm restructuring my chicken flock and parting with this lovely rooster and five nice hens. The rooster is two years old, four hens are one year and one is two year old. Asking 40 for the six together. You can call me directly at 563-382-6378
Cross Tread Ladder Rack. Over the cab and fully adjustable width & length. Fits almost every truck. $100
Small, licensed, reputable breeder offers registered cocker spaniels for sale. 4 males left. I specialize in temperament testing. These puppies will be ready to go July 12th at 8 weeks of age. Please see www.kimberleeskennels.com for more information or call 563-380-1136. $600.00 each.
I'm driving to Minneapolis on Saturday 6/14 leaving around noon. If you need a ride let me know and I'd be happy to take you.
563 379 6405
We have a couple dozen small window panes that were replaced by double pane ones in a newer home so they are mostly about square. The wood frames are in good condition.
Moving Sale. Furniture, toys, boys clothing, books and more. 905 Locust Road in Decorah. Saturday June 22nd 8am to noon.
For sale all white frigidaire side by side refridg. with ice maker and water;white
frig.glass top self cleaning stove and over the stove sensor microwave. Works good just changing appl. All 3 pieces for $300.00.Phone 563 271 2286.Nancy
I'm looking to rent pasture with some kind of shelter for some beef cattle. I'm also looking fur extra hay ground (hopefully it stops raining). I would love a place with both and a house but one or the other or both without a house is fine also.
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