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CHOIR FESTIVAL NOVEMBER 17

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...
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...
Monday, November 11th, Veterans Day will be commemorated in Grinnell at The Mayflower Community, 616 Broad Street, with displays by the Grinnell Historical Museum and contributions by Davis Elementary School students. The “We Care”...
The Grinnell Ceremonial Unit represented by George Fowler and Ed Adkins presented a flag to the Floyd Heishman family in honor of Floyd’s service during WWII. Pictured L-R: Susan Heise, Janyce Heishman, Shirley Laraway,...
Seeland Park’s 30th Anniversary celebration included a special dinner enjoyed by many residents including Ruth Palmer pictured on the right. Ruth was recognized as having lived at Seeland Park the longest—26 years! She and her...
Julie Smith, a Grinnell High School grad, has joined The Mayflower Community staff as a BS/BSN with responsibility for Assisted Living and Home Services.  Julie is a 2018 graduate of the Mercy College...
-- Receive $52,000 Grant to Benefit Local Communities -- Left to right front row: Heather Coffman, GRMC; Colleen Johnston, Manatt’s Inc.; Tom Latimer, ASI Signage Left to right back row: Steve Langerurd,...

Time to Get Your Flu Shot

Share Estes checks in before getting in line for his flu shot. At the recent Grinnell Regional Public Health flu shot clinic held in The Mayflower Community, approximately 80 Grinnell residents had their...
Don a Halloween costume and join in singing haunting "Scarols" at Grinnell College's Halloween Concert on Thursday, Oct. 31 Audience invited to wear costumes and sing along with variations of Christmas carols 
Front row (l to r) – Xindi Sun, Jiaya Chen, Tenzing Sherpa, Tino Tonogar, Rey Evans. Back row (l to r) – Steve Langerud, Reus Zhu, John Moreno Vasquez, Marilyn Schuler. Residents...
Members of 100 + People Who Care – Grinnell voted at their October 22 meeting to support a new initiative fighting food insecurity in the greater Grinnell area.  Healthy Grinnell was established in April of 2019 with a...

Get Into Grinnell at SEED

It’s time to gear up for a wonderful holiday season and the UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Regional Medical Center Foundation is hosting Rachael Kinnick, Executive Director of the Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce, to share about upcoming holiday...
Drake Community Library is collaborating with CultureALL, a non-profit organization based in Des Moines, to bring the Open Book concept to Grinnell.   Open Book, designed to create conversations between...
The Grinnell Historical Museum and The Mayflower Community will team up to provide a tribute entitled “We Care” to all veterans, active duty personnel, and their families in celebration of Veterans Day,...
Rev. Ross Epping Rev. Ross Epping, pastor at St. Mary Catholic Church, will speak on the topic “Resolve to Love,” a message to people of all faiths to love our neighbors as a...
Pictured are front row, left to right, Orlan Mitchell, Delphina Baumann, Diane Robertson, Kelly Sandquist, Susan Witt, Emily Moore, Rick Ramsey, and Joe Deal. Back row, left to right are Austin Jones, Nancy Agnew, Jeff...
(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...
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 Italian restaurant, based out of...

Katie In is In at Mayflower

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...