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Submit information at least 2 weeks prior to the event to:

E-Mail:  kcsi@kcsifm.com /Mail to:  KCSI / P.O. Box 465 / Red Oak, Iowa  51566

*  ASSESSOR, AUDITORS, & CONFERENCE BOARD CHAIRPERSONS EXAMINATIONS UPCOMING....deputy assessor examination will be Saturday, October 11.  The assessor examination will be Saturday, October 18.  Both at the 4th Floor Conference Rooms, Hoover State Office Building, 1305 E Walnut St. in Des Moines.  Questions contact 515-281-7836 or Carmen.Putzier@iowa.gov

October 17

*  Red Oak Public Library Story Time 10:15..no charge.  Today's theme:  Monsters

*  Southwest Iowa Red Oak Gun Show 4-9 pm at the White Fair Building.  85 tables of guns, knives, ammo, cowboy memorabilia, western collectibles, coins, and more.  Admission $6.  For more information call Jim Wymore at 712-621-8026.

*  Pancake Fundraiser for Grandma's House Day Care at the Clarinda Fire Station 5-7 pm.

*  "Dave Rudolph Spooktacular" at the Corning Opera House Cultural Center (800 Davis Ave.) at 7pm.  A fun show for the entire family.  Lots of kid interaction on stage.  2-4 years old $1  5-17 years old $5 and adults $10.  Buy tickets online at www.corningoperahouse.com and receive the buy one, get one free ticket.  641-418-8037.

October 18

*  Montgomery County Conservation Board Youth/Mentor Pheasant Hunt 8am to 1pm.  Call 712-623-4753 for more information.

*  Harvest of Quilts by Scrap Happy Quilt Guild 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at the Hillside Missionary Church (920 South16th) in Clarinda.  Over 100 quilts on display....tea room....featuring quilts of Grace Derry.....door prizes.  Admission $2 for ages 10 and up.

*   Southwest Iowa Red Oak Gun Show 9am to 5pm in the White Fair building.  85 Tables of guns, knives, ammo, cowboy memorabilia, western collectibles, coins, and more.  Admission $6.  For more information contact Jim Wymore at 712-621-8026.

October 19

Montgomery County Family YMCA, Mystery Drop, You could win $5,000...CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

*  Southwest Iowa Red Oak Gun Show 9am to 3pm at the White Fair Building in Red Oak.  85 tables of guns, knives, ammo, cowboy memorabilia, western collectibles, coins and more.  Admission $6.  For more information contact Jim Wymore at 712-621-8026.

*  ANNUAL TURKEY DINNER at the Hastings United Methodist Church from 11:30 am - 2:00 pm.  Adults and children free will donation.  Carry-outs available.  Proceeds will go toward church utilities and repair/replacement of the stained glass project.  There will also be a craft bazaar.

*  A Halloween Scavenger Hunt EQUESTRIAN RIDE. meet at Pierce Creek Recreation area (1576 Ave A in Essex) at 2:00 pm.  No charge ..this is just a fun day.  Potluck dinner, prizes, best costume for horse and rider and scavenger hunt.  Call Joyce at 712-246-9386.  This is the last ride for the year.

October 20

Montgomery County Family YMCA Birthday Week..CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

*  Montgomery County Democrats and Page County Democrats Meet and Greet with Democratic candidates who will be on the 2014 ballot from 3-5 pm at the Montgomery County Family YMCA.  For more information contact Jason Frerichs at 319-331-3117 or Michael Worrell 515-240-7669.

October 21

Montgomery County Family YMCA Birthday Week..CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at Clarinda Academy  (1820 N. 16th) 8am - 2pm.

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Nishnabotna Middle School (105 E. St.) 9am - 3pm.

October 22

Montgomery County Family YMCA Birthday Week..CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Glenwood High School 7am - 1pm.

*  Public informational meeting & tour to learn more about the Lake Icaria & Country Haven Bond Issues at the Corning Community Center  7pm.

October 23

Montgomery County Family YMCA Birthday Week..CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

*  Montgomery County ISU Extension will host a Mosquito/Public Health Pest Management Continuing Instructional Course for commercial pesticide applicators at the extension office.  Registration at 8:30 am followed by sessions from 9am to 11:30 am.  Registration fee is $35 on or before Oct 16 and $45 after Oct. 16.  To register or to obtain additional information contact Sue Noil or Stephanie Langner 623-2592.

*  Mills County Public Health FLU CLINIC at their office in Glenwood 3-6 pm.

October 24

Montgomery County Family YMCA Birthday Week..CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

*  Mills County Public Health Immunization Clinic from 8:30 - 11:00 am at their office in Glenwood.

*  Red Oak Public Library's Story Time 10:15 am...no charge. Today's theme:  Spiders

*  Barb Gray Memorial Chili Cook Off for Project Porchlight's backpack project.  It will be held at the Red Oak Fire Station from 5-7 pm.

October 25

*  POKER RUN to support the Red Oak Free Clinic and Food pantry.  Registration between 9:30 - 11:00 am at the Loess Hills Harley Davidson and you start any time after you register.  Bring a non-perishable food item for the Food Pantry & get an extra chance at cash prizes.  Contact Pastor Len Taylor @370-9322 for more information.  Sponsored by Red oak healthcare Community & Welcov Home Health.

*  HORSE FUN SHOW at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds 11am.  Concessions on the grounds.  Hosted by the Southwest Iowa Trailblazers.  Halloween show with costume class and popular timed trail.

*  Ferrel House Museum Fall Festival Open House 2-4 pm  (Highway J/18) in Randolph.  Featuring tours of 12 room 1871 house, wash house, artifacts, carriage house.  Refreshments.  No admission.  712-625-4411.

*  Stanton Betterment Association's 8th Annual Trick or Treat on the Trail 3-5 pm.  No dogs please.  Trick or Treat at Stanton Care Center 3-4 pm.  For more information contact Jacque Bates  712-829-2814.

*  Freedom Rock Fundraiser at 5pm at Emerson Community Building..  Chili & Potato Soup, Desserts.  Pie Auction at 6pm.  Free will offering at the door.

*  Nishna Productions "FALL BALL" at the Red Oak Armory  (2001 G Ave) from 6-10 pm.  Celebrate 4 years of making a difference.  DJ and food provided.  All ages welcome.  Costumes optional...there will prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.  Tickets are $5 in advance or $7 at the door.  Kids 3 and under FREE.  Call 712-308-0558 for advance tickets.

*  Red Oak GLOW WALK/RUN at the Red Oak Football Field & Trail.  Pre-Activities 7pm.  Kids Fun Run at 7:30 pm.  2 Mile Walk/Run at 8:00 pm.  Entry Fee is $15 for Adults and $10 for children (which includes 1 glow bracelet, 1 glow necklace, and bottle of water.  All proceeds go to the Red Oak After Prom.  Rain date is November 1.  Please pre-register by October 18th.  Contact the Red Oak School Office or Jen Bruce.

October 26

*  Villisca Lions' Club Hot Beef Sandwich Dinner at the Villisca Community Building from 11am to 12:30 pm.  The menu includes hot beef sandwiches with real mashed potatoes  gravy, vegetable and dessert for a free will donation.  Proceeds will to go the Villisca Food Pantry/

October 27

*  Senior Potluck on the Hill (Red Oak Senior Center - 2700 N. 4th) 5:30 pm.  Next to History Center.  Bring a dish and enjoy the fellowship.  For more information call 623-3497.

October 28

*  Mills County Public Health FLU CLINIC at their office in Glenwood 9am to noon.

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Clarinda Treatment Center - MHI  (1800 N. 16th) 9am - 3pm.

October 29

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Essex High School  8am - 2pm.

*Mills County Public Health FLU CLINIC at their office in Glenwood 1:30 - 4pm.

*  Public informational meeting and tour to learn more about the Lake Icaria & Country Haven Bond Issues at the Prescott Church Basement  7pm.

October 30

*  Mills County Public Health FLU CLINIC at their office in Glenwood 1:30 - 4pm.

October 31

*  Red Oak Public Library's Story Time 10:15 am...no charge.....Today's theme:  Pumpkins/Halloween

November 1

November 2

*  125th Anniversary Celebration at the Central Church of Christ in Griswold.  Beginning at 9:00 am with past ministers speaking.  Bob Chitwood will bring the message at 10:15 am.  Lunch following the worship serve and then at 2:30 a concert by the Risen Son Quartet.

*  FALL DINNER at the Griswold United Methodist Church 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.  Serving Turkey & dressing, hamballs and all the trimmings.  Carryouts available 712-778-4178.

November 3

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Fremont Mills High School  9am to 3pm.

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Glenwood  Noon to 6pm.

November 4

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Riverside High School (501 Oakland Ave) 8am to 2pm.

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Griswold High School  8:30 am - 2:30 pm.

*  2014 Holiday Showcase and Soup Supper 5-7 pm at Wibholm Hall at the Page County Fairgrounds.  A group of elementary school vocalists and dancers will perform holiday classics during the supper.  Enjoy chili or cheese coup, relish trays, cinnamon rolls, and a drink for $5/person.  Ages 10 and under are free. Sponsored by the Clarinda Chamber of Commerce.

November 5

November 6

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Shenandoah High School  8:30 am to 2:30 pm.

*  "Women Managing Cattle" seminar at the Page County Extension Office 6-9 pm.  Cost is $50 which includes materials and meals.  Topics covered will be costs of production, marketing plans,  alternative markets, pasture management, and pasture watering options.  Registration is due November 3.  Sessions also held November 13, and 20.  Call Page County Extension Office at 712-542-5171.

November 7

November 8

*  3rd Annual Griswold Holiday Expo 10m - 3pm at the Griswold Community Building.  Numerous crafters & vendors, door prizes, FREE admission. Email griswoldcommunitybeterment@gmail.com for vendor booth availability.

November 9

November 10

November 11

November 12

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Nishnabotna High School Noon to 6pm.

November 13

*  Women Managing Cattle" at the Page County Extension Office from 6-9 pm.  Another session will be held on November 20.  Cost is $50 which includes materials and meals.  Topics covered will be costs of production, marketing plans, alternative markets, pasture management and pasture watering options.  Registration due Nov 3.  Call Page County Extension office at 712-542-5171.

November 14

*  American Red Cross Blood Drive at the East Mills High School  10am to 4pm.

*  11th Annual Sample Corning from 5:00 - 7;30 pm.

November 15,

November 16

November 17

November 18

November 19

November 20

*  "Women Managing Cattle" at the Page County Extension Office from 6-9 pm.  Cost is $50 and includes materials and meal.  Topics covered will include costs of production, marketing plans, alternative markets, pasture management, and pasture watering options.  Call Page County Extension at 712-542-5171.

November 21

November 22

*  Holiday & Craft Show at the Southwest Valley Middle School Gym from 9am to 2pm sponsored by the Villisca Lions' Club.  Anyone interested in displaying at the show contact Julie White at 712-826-8618, Julia Williams at 712-826-5762 or Michaele Scott at 712-826-3142.

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 On-going Events:

*  Red Oak Eagles BINGO every Tuesday, early bird at 6:30, regular at 7:00

*  Red Oak Rotary Club meets every Tuesday at noon to 1pm for lunch and program at the Red Coach in Red Oak.  Guests always welcome.

*  Project Porchlight has meetings open to the public on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of each month at the Heartland Livestock Conference Room in Red Oak, for more information call 623-2281. Prayer Walk every Thursday evening 4:30 pm at Fountain Square Park in Red Oak.

AL-ANON, 12 step program, Tuesday nights at 7 p.m. at Faith Community Church in Red Oak.

*  Over Eaters Anonymous meets every Thursday at 5:30 pm at the 1st Methodist Church in Red Oak.

* Alzheimer's Family Support Group meetings the last Wednesday of every month at 2:00 pm at the Good Samaritan Society in Red Oak  (201 Alix Avenue).  712-623-3170 or 712-826-9592  for more information.

*  CHRIST'S CUPBOARD COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY is now open for service.....Open Wednesdays 3pm - 5pm and Thursdays 4pm - 6pm.

*  BINGO every Friday night at the Nodaway Community Building  7pm  

* NEW HOURS.....at the Redemption Center in Red Oak.   Monday 9am to 5pm.  Tuesday rhrough Friday 10am to 5pm.  Saturday 9am to 4pm.

 
   
 

 

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