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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...
-- 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...
November 27, 2019 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...
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 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 (GHS) and Grinnell-Newburg Middle School...
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...
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...
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 Choir will perform, Santa Claus...
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 his...
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 knew and worked with Joe Rosenfield, who...
Mark 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 3 to 7 p.m....
(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 chocolate chip) with butter and maple...
Earlier this year, UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) installed a new CT scanner for the radiology department. The new machine is an Aquilion Prime SP, manufactured by Canon, and can produce up to 70 images...
Jingle Bell Holiday Schedule of Activities:  5:00: Head to Central Park for the kick off!5:15:  Michelle's Dance Academy performance on the stage, followed by the lighting of the tree and...
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...
The greater Grinnell community is invited to attend the 2019 Choir Festival, to be held Sunday, November 17, at the Grinnell High School auditorium.  The festival, which brings together church musicians from throughout the area, will begin at...
Greater Poweshiek Community Foundation (GPCF) will join in a national celebration, November 12-18, 2019, to recognize the important role community foundations and other philanthropic organizations play in fostering...
SHE Counts will be putting on the fourth of four in our series titled “Power Up: Financial Fitness for Women” on Friday, November 22nd from 12 - 1 pm in the Community Room at Drake Library. The Power...

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