Calendar of Events - Estherville Area Chamber of Commerce
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Chamber Annual Banquet
10/12/17
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Events in the next 365 days...
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09/21/17
Estherville Downtown Market

The 2017 Estherville Downtown Market at Library Square.  Fresh veggies, hand crafted items, baked goods, clothing, home furnishings and wellness products and over 30 vendors.  Come check us out and see what's going on.  If you would like to become a vendor please fill out and return the attached registraiton form.  See you all at the market!

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09/21/17
United Methodist Church Pancake & Sausage Supper


Estherville
United Methodist Church


ALL YOU CAN EAT
PANCAKES & SAUSAGE SUPPER


Thursday, September 21st
5-7 p.m.


102 South 8th Street

Freewill Offering

Sponsored by the United Methodist Men


 

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09/21/17
Fall Story Time

Children birth to preschool

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09/21/17
Day of Peace

We invite our community to come together in unity, in celebration of life, and our differences, and to actively work towards creating a better world.
 
Join us for music and prayers of peace, and listen to messages of how we can create peace in our own lives and community.

This year, our second annual Day of Peace, will be held on International Day of Peace, Sept 21, from 7-9pm in Library Square. Join us, along with others all over the world, in visions and prayers of peace.

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09/21/17
Star Parties presented by the EPL!

The Estherville Public Library will be presenting three opportunities to take part in a Star Party in rural Emmet County.  People of all ages are welcome to attend, while children must be accompanied by an adult.  Learn how to use a planisphere, how to identify certain stars and constellations, hear the stories of the featured constellations, and get a detailed view of selected night sky objects through our new telescope! 

Registration is limited, so please stop by the library or call 362-7731 to be added to the list. 

Those interested can choose from September 14, 21, or 25 (each event is the same) at 8:00 pm.

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09/22/17
Fall Story Time

Children birth to preschool

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09/23/17
2017 Estherville Downtown Market

Estherville Downtown Market -Saturdays 9am-Noon - Come check us out!
One of the best markets around.  Baked Goods, Produce, Art, Health & Wellness products, Kitchen Items, Clothing & Accessories and so much more. 

more info...
09/25/17
Estherville Community Dinners

Please join us for an evening of community and free meals! 
 
4th Monday of each month
at Estherville VFW from 5 - 7 pm

All are welcome. 
 
Meals are sponsored by churches of Estherville and Avera Holy Family Hospital, in partnership with Estherville VFW Post 3388.

more info...
09/25/17
Star Parties presented by the EPL!

The Estherville Public Library will be presenting three opportunities to take part in a Star Party in rural Emmet County.  People of all ages are welcome to attend, while children must be accompanied by an adult.  Learn how to use a planisphere, how to identify certain stars and constellations, hear the stories of the featured constellations, and get a detailed view of selected night sky objects through our new telescope! 

Registration is limited, so please stop by the library or call 362-7731 to be added to the list. 

Those interested can choose from September 14, 21, or 25 (each event is the same) at 8:00 pm.

more info...
09/28/17
Wellness Story Time

Children birth to preschool

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09/28/17
EmCo. Making Optimal Changes for Successful Youth

Emmet County Making Optimal Changes for Successful Youth Coalition welcomes everyone to attend our monthly meetings. Our goal is to reduce underage drinking in Emmet County. Our vision is: "For Emmet County, the esential components of community collaboration have everyone involved, working together towards a goal oriented problem that will have visible proven results. The collaboration will know that success is achieved when there is a heigthened community awareness that has everyone believing it, buying it and owning it."

more info...
09/28/17
Estherville Downtown Market

The 2017 Estherville Downtown Market at Library Square.  Fresh veggies, hand crafted items, baked goods, clothing, home furnishings and wellness products and over 30 vendors.  Come check us out and see what's going on.  If you would like to become a vendor please fill out and return the attached registraiton form.  See you all at the market!

more info...
09/28/17
Wellness Story Time

Children birth to preschool

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09/29/17
 -09/30/17
United Methodist Church Rummage and Bake Sale


Estherville
United Methodist Church


RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE

Friday, September 29th 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday, September 30th 8 a.m. - Noon


102 South 8th Street


 

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09/29/17
Wellness Story Time

Children birth to preschool

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09/30/17
Outdoor Women's Day

Join Emmet, Kossuth and Palo Alto County Conservation for a day full of outdoor fun. Activities include:
  • Tour of Union Slough Wildlife Refuge
  • Bird watching, prairie walk, & aquatic study
  • Trap shooting
  • Canoe/kayak/stand up paddleboard
  • Making gourd baskets

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09/30/17
2017 Estherville Downtown Market

Estherville Downtown Market -Saturdays 9am-Noon - Come check us out!
One of the best markets around.  Baked Goods, Produce, Art, Health & Wellness products, Kitchen Items, Clothing & Accessories and so much more. 

more info...
10/02/17
Open Craft Night at the Estherville Public Library

Bring your own project to our Open Craft Nights the first Monday of each month at 6:30 PM.  Enjoy dedicated time and space to whittle away at that Pinterest project you never finished, while learning from other crafters and meeting new people.  Ask questions of staff about Maker Monday projects you may have missed, as well.  This is free, and open to adults (and teens with an adult), and will repeat monthly.

more info...
10/05/17
EPL Book Club


The Estherville Public Library's Book Club meets the first Thursday of each month from 12-1 pm (bring your own lunch if desired) in the Sanborn Kafe. This month we will be discussing, The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd.

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10/07/17
2017 Estherville Downtown Market

Estherville Downtown Market -Saturdays 9am-Noon - Come check us out!
One of the best markets around.  Baked Goods, Produce, Art, Health & Wellness products, Kitchen Items, Clothing & Accessories and so much more. 

more info...
10/10/17
Tinker Tuesday

Children K-6th grade are invited to participate in this afterschool program held once a month at the library.  This FREE program is in it’s fourth year and will feature many hands-on-activities related to experiments with science, art, technology, and delightful ideas to tinker with.  This month we will be experimenting with a wind tube. This program is provided by the NASA@ my library partnership.

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10/12/17
Taco Dragon Party

Join us October 12th, 6-7 pm, in the Community Room of the Estherville Public Library for a Taco Dragon Party. Event includes: stories, a craft, a science experiment, prizes, refreshments, and photos with the Taco Dragon. 

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10/12/17
Chamber Annual Banquet

Annual Banquet - October 12
Come celebrate everything that is happening in Estherville
 

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10/13/17
Taco Dragon Storytime

Join us October 13th at 10:30 am for a Taco Dragon Storytime. Children birth to preschool welcome. We will be reading stories, doing an activity, and children and their families will have the opportunity to meet the Taco Dragon and have their picture taken. 

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10/14/17
2017 Estherville Downtown Market

Estherville Downtown Market -Saturdays 9am-Noon - Come check us out!
One of the best markets around.  Baked Goods, Produce, Art, Health & Wellness products, Kitchen Items, Clothing & Accessories and so much more. 

more info...
10/17/17
Estherville Red Cross blood drive

Red Cross blood drive

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10/23/17
Estherville Community Dinners

Please join us for an evening of community and free meals! 
 
4th Monday of each month
at Estherville VFW from 5 - 7 pm

All are welcome. 
 
Meals are sponsored by churches of Estherville and Avera Holy Family Hospital, in partnership with Estherville VFW Post 3388.

more info...
10/26/17
EmCo. Making Optimal Changes for Successful Youth

Emmet County Making Optimal Changes for Successful Youth Coalition welcomes everyone to attend our monthly meetings. Our goal is to reduce underage drinking in Emmet County. Our vision is: "For Emmet County, the esential components of community collaboration have everyone involved, working together towards a goal oriented problem that will have visible proven results. The collaboration will know that success is achieved when there is a heigthened community awareness that has everyone believing it, buying it and owning it."

more info...
10/26/17
Iowa Honey Queen (beekeeping program @ the EPL)

Carly Vannoy is the 2017 Iowa Honey Queen. She started beekeeping three years ago through the Iowa Honey Producers Association's Youth Scholarship Program, and currently manage three hives of her own. After serving locally and representing her local beekeeping club as the Friendly Beekeepers of Iowa Honey Queen, she was able to advance to state and now represent honeybees, honey, and beekeeping on a statewide level! It is Carly's goal to educate and inform about honeybees, and help people have an interest in and ability to start beekeeping! 

Come learn about honey bees, honey, and beekeeping at this interactive, informative program presented by the 2017 Iowa Honey Queen, Carly Vannoy! You will learn about how bees make mummies, the color of mystery honey, the strange use of beehives in medieval times, and much, much more!
 

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10/28/17
FRIGHT HIKE

Fright Hike is happening once again in Ft. Defiance!

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10/29/17
Respite Angels Fall Luncheon

Please join us for chicken noodle casserole or scalloped potatoes and ham, salads, bars and a drink.

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11/02/17
EPL Book Club


The Estherville Public Library's Book Club meets the first Thursday of each month from 12-1 pm (bring your own lunch if desired) in the Sanborn Kafe. This month we will be discussing, The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom.

more info...
11/06/17
Open Craft Night at the Estherville Public Library

Bring your own project to our Open Craft Nights the first Monday of each month at 6:30 PM.  Enjoy dedicated time and space to whittle away at that Pinterest project you never finished, while learning from other crafters and meeting new people.  Ask questions of staff about Maker Monday projects you may have missed, as well.  This is free, and open to adults (and teens with an adult), and will repeat monthly.

more info...
11/14/17
Tinker Tuesday

Children K-6th grade are invited to participate in this afterschool program held once a month at the library.  This FREE program is in it’s fourth year and will feature many hands-on-activities related to experiments with science, art, technology, and delightful ideas to tinker with.  This month we will be doing cranberry chemistry.

more info...
11/16/17
EmCo. Making Optimal Changes for Successful Youth

Emmet County Making Optimal Changes for Successful Youth Coalition welcomes everyone to attend our monthly meetings. Our goal is to reduce underage drinking in Emmet County. Our vision is: "For Emmet County, the esential components of community collaboration have everyone involved, working together towards a goal oriented problem that will have visible proven results. The collaboration will know that success is achieved when there is a heigthened community awareness that has everyone believing it, buying it and owning it."

more info...
11/16/17
Parade of Lights and Chocolate Walk

Holiday Parade of Lights and Chocolate Walk 2017 - This Year's Theme is "It's A Wonderful Life"
Fill out attached form and return it to the Chamber office.  This is a great family night out and the retail stores will have specials and treats.  

Shops will be open from 5-7pm

Parade starts at 7pm and runs from 5th Ave S on Central Avenue down to Hy-Vee corner.

Santa will be at Library Square after parade to Light It Up!!

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11/27/17
Estherville Community Dinners

Please join us for an evening of community and free meals! 
 
4th Monday of each month
at Estherville VFW from 5 - 7 pm

All are welcome. 
 
Meals are sponsored by churches of Estherville and Avera Holy Family Hospital, in partnership with Estherville VFW Post 3388.

more info...
11/30/17
Winter Nights & Holiday Lights - Featuring TUBACHRISTMAS

Join us for Winter Nights, Holiday Lights and TUBACHRISTMAS in Downtown Estherville on Thursday, November 30th from 5-7pm! 
Shop your favorite Estherville stores for Holiday gifts and decor and eat your fill at Estherville's delicious restaurants! Participating businesses will be offering specials!
Bring the whole family downtown to put everyone in the Holiday spirit! Santa will meet and greet the kid's in his house for the first time in 2017. You can also take a ride around downtown to see the beautiful lights on a horse drawn wagon ride! Carolers will fill the square and it's businesses with beautiful music. 
TUBACHRISTMAS will play your favorite holiday hits beginning at the Methodist church at 6pm and having a grand finale performance with the carolers at 7pm in the library! Come join us and sing along!
Holiday season in Estherville is extra special and you do not want to miss the magic!

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12/21/17
EmCo. Making Optimal Changes for Successful Youth

Emmet County Making Optimal Changes for Successful Youth Coalition welcomes everyone to attend our monthly meetings. Our goal is to reduce underage drinking in Emmet County. Our vision is: "For Emmet County, the esential components of community collaboration have everyone involved, working together towards a goal oriented problem that will have visible proven results. The collaboration will know that success is achieved when there is a heigthened community awareness that has everyone believing it, buying it and owning it."

more info...