Week of 7/23/18 – 7/29/18

COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION THIS WEEK IN POLK CITY

MONDAY JULY 23, 2018

Library:

  • Check with Library

TUESDAY JULY 24, 2018

Library: 

  • Check with Website

WEDNESDAY JULY 25, 2018

 Library: 

  • Coffee Wednesdays: 10:00 am

Friends of the Library 2018 Book Sale! July 26, 2018 – July 28, 2018. Friends of the Library book sale include books, puzzles, CDs, and DVDs. Cash or Check ONLY, no credit cards.

Schedule below:

  • Friends Members Preview Night Wed. July 25th 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • *Thursday July 26th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • *Friday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • *Saturday July 28th 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  “Bag Day” Buy an entire bag of books for $5.00

 


THURSDAY JULY 26, 2018

PCCEDC: Polk City Farmers Market: 4:00 – 7:00 On the Square…

Library:

Friends of the Library 2018 Book Sale! July 26, 2018 – July 28, 2018. Friends of the Library book sale include books, puzzles, CDs, and DVDs. Cash or Check ONLY, no credit cards.

Schedule below:

  • Friends Members Preview Night Wed. July 25th 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • *Thursday July 26th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • *Friday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • *Saturday July 28th 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  “Bag Day” Buy an entire bag of books for $5.00
  • Sit N Stitch: 6:00 – 8:00 pm Bring your current project, and join the stitching around the fireplace.

FRIDAY JULY 27, 2018

Citywide:

  • Recycling Week

Library:

Friends of the Library 2018 Book Sale! July 26, 2018 – July 28, 2018. Friends of the Library book sale include books, puzzles, CDs, and DVDs. Cash or Check ONLY, no credit cards.

Schedule below:

  • Friends Members Preview Night Wed. July 25th 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • *Thursday July 26th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • *Friday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • *Saturday July 28th 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  “Bag Day” Buy an entire bag of books for $5.00
  • Men’s Coffee: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Gentlemen, drop in for some coffee and conversation. Enjoy spending time and having a few laughs or interesting discussions with other men from around the area.

SATURDAY JULY 28, 2018

Coffee with the Chief! 

C’mon down to Reising Sun Cafe on Saturday July 28th from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm to have a cup of coffee with Chief Kendig

 

Friends of the Library 2018 Book Sale! July 26, 2018 – July 28, 2018. Friends of the Library book sale include books, puzzles, CDs, and DVDs. Cash or Check ONLY, no credit cards.

Schedule below:

  • Friends Members Preview Night Wed. July 25th 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • *Thursday July 26th 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • *Friday July 27th 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • *Saturday July 28th 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  “Bag Day” Buy an entire bag of books for $5.00

SUNDAY  JULY 29, 2018 

Lakeside Fellowship Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1121 W Bridge Rd., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Facebook Page: Info Here


UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • Sounds on the Square: Friday August 3 6-9p
  • National Police Night Out Tuesday August 7 5:00-7:00 pm
  • Polk City Farmers Market  Thursday’s 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm until August 30, 2018
  • The 26th Annual Big Creek Bike Ride Saturday, September 15, Start: 10am

IMPORTANT LINKS:

CITY OF POLK CITY : Click here for website…..

POLK CITY POLICE FACEBOOK PAGE: Click here for website

POLK CITY COMMUNITY LIBRARY: Click here for website…. 

NORTH POLK COMETS: Click here for website…. 

JESTER PARK CALENDAR:  Click here to view the calendar… 


PUBLIC NOTICE: Public hearing notices, and relevant information, will be posted on this page as they become available.

City of Polk City:

  • Council Meetings: City Council 2nd & 4th Mondays at 6:00 pm.
  • Parks Commission: 1st Monday at 6:00 pm.
  • Planning and Zoning: 3rd Monday at 6:00 pm.

All meetings are held in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 112 3rd St. All meetings are open to the public and anyone interested in them is encouraged to attend. Click here for agendas & minutes >

Mosquito Spraying Notice: The Polk City Public Works Department will begin spraying for mosquitoes twice a week, weather permitting, until the mosquito season comes to an end. In order for a successful application to be applied, the wind speed must be less than 10 mph and there can be no threat of rain two hours after the application. If you have any questions, please contact City Hall at (515) 984-6233.


ON-GOING COMMUNITY EVENTS & INFORMATION:

Polk City United Methodist Church Free Medical Clinic  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm first and third Wednesday each month Clinic staffed by volunteer healthcare providers. No insurance filed, $5 donation appreciated. Come in for sports physicals, school physicals, immunizations, or ill visits.

Polk City United Methodist Church Free outdoor mini-food pantry (NP Cupboard) has food available 24 hours a day. Please take what yo need.


ORGANIZATIONS:

PCCEDC: Polk City Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation. www.polkcitychamber.com

Polk City Foundation: Information can be found here: www.polkcityfoundation.com

Library Board Meetings: First Monday of the Month 6:30 pm. www.polkcitylibrary.org

Kiwanis Meetings: First and third Thursday nights at Miller park at 6:30 pm, Satellite meeting at the Reising Sun Cafe First Thursday of the month at 8:00 am.

Polk City Women Meetings: 7 pm, 1st Tuesday of every Month at the Miller Park Shelter House. All Women of Polk City our Welcome. Facebook page and website www.polkcitywomen.org for more information!

Operative Lodge #308 (Masons): Meets every 2nd Monday of the month for dinner at 6:30 PM at the Lodge building next to City Hall. Dinner is open to anyone interested in joining. Email us at Operative308@gmail.com

Polk City Historical Society: The Big Creek Historical Society announced the opening dates of the museum for 2018.

  • Sunday September 9, 2 – 4, and Sunday October 14, 2 – 4  In addition the museum will open monthly during the Polk CITY Farmer’s Market. Those dates are: August 9, 5 – 7

RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS:

Lakeside Fellowship: Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1121 W Bridge Rd., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Facebook Page: Info Here


POLK CITY SQUARE COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION POLICIES:

Get started advertising in the next newsletter! We reach over 1,000 local email subscribers right here where your business lives. Get your business, event, fundraiser, items of community interest and/or other info out to our subscribers.  We have regular advertising and non-profit rates available contact us to get all the details. Please send all ads camera ready or we will be glad to design and layout an ad for you for an additional charge. Email us at info@polkcitysquare.com 

As always, items entered are to the best of our knowledge and we apologize for any errors. Please note information and advertising deadlines are the Wednesday 5:00 PM prior to the delivery of the coming Mondays newsletter. We want to be sure your getting our newsletters in 2018 please make sure to add us to your contact list as Polk City Square with the email: info@polkcitysquare.com

Please ask or send any questions about events, businesses, and posts that are listed here to the posting party or person. We are the information center and love getting you as much PC information as possible but may not have the information you may be looking to obtain and are not a direct messaging or answering system for them.  Thanks so much….

National Night Out Polk City Police!

Polk City Arts & Marketplace “More Then Art”!

 

Taste of Polk City Arts & Marketplace July 2018

Taste of Polk City Arts & Marketplace

Posted by Polk City Arts & Marketplace on Monday, July 9, 2018

26th Annual Big Creek Bike Ride!

The 26th Annual Big Creek Bike Ride!

Saturday September 15th, 2018

10:00 am

Register: www.polkcitychamber.com

North Polk Schools Hiring!

*Middle School Special Ed Para Educator*

The North Polk Middle School is seeking to hire *two* paraprofessional.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•supporting a safe, positive teaching and learning environment.

•assisting in the physical and intellectual development of students.

•supporting the social, emotional, and behavioral development of students.

•establishing positive and productive relationships.

•communicating consistently with teachers, staff, and students.

•demonstrating ethical and professional standards of conduct.

•collaborating with teachers, administrators, and other support staff to
ensure best practice and that supports are in place for students.

•participating in professional learning opportunities, as appropriate.

•adhering to the Individual Education Plan and maintaining confidentiality
regarding student educational programming.

Individuals must be flexible, collaborative, and willing to learn and
grow.  Para educator certification is desired or the willingness to obtain
certification.

The North Polk Community School District is a progressive educational
community located in the Des Moines metro area just north of Ankeny serving
the communities of Alleman, Elkhart, Polk City, and Sheldahl.  The District
proudly serves over 1600 learners from 3 year old preschool through 12th
grade in four buildings (West Elementary, PK-3 thru 4th; Central
Elementary, PK-4 thru 5th, Middle School, 6th-8th; and High School,
9th-12th). *Visit the North Polk website (www.northpolk.org
<http://www.northpolk.org>) for application details.*

*The North Polk CSD is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
It is the policy of the North Polk Community School District not to
illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex,
disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for
programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status
(for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices.
There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination.
If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact
the district’s Equity Coordinator, Mary Jane Stites, Director of Special
Programs, 13930 NE 6th Street, Alleman, Iowa (515) 984-3400.*

 

*Special Ed Associate/Para Educator-High School Full Time*

The North Polk High School is seeking to hire a Full-Time special education
associate.  Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•supporting a safe, positive teaching and learning environment.
•assisting in the physical and intellectual development of students.
•supporting the social, emotional, and behavioral development of students.
•establishing positive and productive relationships.
•communicating consistently with teachers, staff, and students.
•demonstrating ethical and professional standards of conduct.
•collaborating with teachers, administrators, and other support staff to
ensure best practice and that supports are in place for students.
•participating in professional learning opportunities, as appropriate.
•adhering to the Individual Education Plan and maintaining confidentiality
regarding student educational programming.

Individual must be flexible, collaborative, and willing to learn and grow.
Para educator certification is desired or the willingness to obtain
certification.

The North Polk Community School District is a progressive educational
community located in the Des Moines metro area just north of Ankeny serving
the communities of Alleman, Elkhart, Polk City, and Sheldahl.  The District
proudly serves over 1600 learners from 3 year old preschool through 12th
grade in four buildings (West Elementary, PK-3 thru 4th; Central Elementary,
PK-4 thru 5th, Middle School, 6th-8th; and High School, 9th-12th).

Visit the North Polk website (www.northpolk.org) for application details.

The North Polk CSD is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.  It
is the policy of the North Polk Community School District not to illegally
discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability,
religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual
orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its
educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance
procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions
or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district’s Equity
Coordinator, Mary Jane Stites, Director of Special Programs, 13930 NE 6th
Street, Alleman, Iowa (515) 984-3400.

Week of 7/16/18 – 7/22/18

COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION THIS WEEK IN POLK CITY

MONDAY JULY 16, 2018

Library:

  • Movie Monday: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Musicals on Monday: 1:00 – 2:45 pm

TUESDAY JULY 17, 2018

Library: 

  • Story Time: 10:30 am ages 2-5

WEDNESDAY JULY 18, 2018

 Library: 

  • Coffee Wednesdays: 10:00 am
  • Whimsical Wednesdays: 10:30 am K-5

THURSDAY JULY 19, 2018

PCCEDC: Polk City Farmers Market: 4:00 – 7:00 On the Square…

Library:

  • SRP Performer: 10:3-11:30 am Blank Park Zoo & Finale Party
  • Sit N Stitch: 6:00 – 8:00 pm Bring your current project, and join the stitching around the fireplace.

FRIDAY JULY 20, 2018

Mid Summer Scramble 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Details: http://www.polkcitychamber.com/event/2018-mid-summer-scramble-golf-tournament/ 

Polk City Four Seasons Festival Begins!

Event Details:  http://www.fourseasonsfestival.com/polk-city-iowa/  

Citywide:

  • Non-Recycling Week

Library:

  • Men’s Coffee: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Gentlemen, drop in for some coffee and conversation. Enjoy spending time and having a few laughs or interesting discussions with other men from around the area.

SATURDAY JULY 21, 2018

Polk City Four Seasons Festival!

Event Details:  http://www.fourseasonsfestival.com/polk-city-iowa/


SUNDAY  JULY 22, 2018 

Lakeside Fellowship Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1121 W Bridge Rd., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Facebook Page: Info Here


UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • Sounds on the Square: Friday August 3 6-9p
  • Polk City Farmers Market  Thursday’s 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm until August 30, 2018
  • The 26th Annual Big Creek Bike Ride Saturday, September 15, Start: 10am

IMPORTANT LINKS:

CITY OF POLK CITY : Click here for website…..

POLK CITY COMMUNITY LIBRARY: Click here for website…. 

NORTH POLK COMETS: Click here for website…. 

JESTER PARK CALENDAR:  Click here to view the calendar… 


PUBLIC NOTICE: Public hearing notices, and relevant information, will be posted on this page as they become available.

City of Polk City:

  • Council Meetings: City Council 2nd & 4th Mondays at 6:00 pm.
  • Parks Commission: 1st Monday at 6:00 pm.
  • Planning and Zoning: 3rd Monday at 6:00 pm.

All meetings are held in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 112 3rd St. All meetings are open to the public and anyone interested in them is encouraged to attend. Click here for agendas & minutes >

Mosquito Spraying Notice: The Polk City Public Works Department will begin spraying for mosquitoes twice a week, weather permitting, until the mosquito season comes to an end. In order for a successful application to be applied, the wind speed must be less than 10 mph and there can be no threat of rain two hours after the application. If you have any questions, please contact City Hall at (515) 984-6233.


ON-GOING COMMUNITY EVENTS & INFORMATION:

Polk City United Methodist Church Free Medical Clinic  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm first and third Wednesday each month Clinic staffed by volunteer healthcare providers. No insurance filed, $5 donation appreciated. Come in for sports physicals, school physicals, immunizations, or ill visits.

Polk City United Methodist Church Free outdoor mini-food pantry (NP Cupboard) has food available 24 hours a day. Please take what yo need.


ORGANIZATIONS:

PCCEDC: Polk City Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation. www.polkcitychamber.com

Polk City Foundation: Information can be found here: www.polkcityfoundation.com

Library Board Meetings: First Monday of the Month 6:30 pm. www.polkcitylibrary.org

Kiwanis Meetings: First and third Thursday nights at Miller park at 6:30 pm, Satellite meeting at the Reising Sun Cafe First Thursday of the month at 8:00 am.

Polk City Women Meetings: 7 pm, 1st Tuesday of every Month at the Miller Park Shelter House. All Women of Polk City our Welcome. Facebook page and website www.polkcitywomen.org for more information!

Operative Lodge #308 (Masons): Meets every 2nd Monday of the month for dinner at 6:30 PM at the Lodge building next to City Hall. Dinner is open to anyone interested in joining. Email us at Operative308@gmail.com

Polk City Historical Society: The Big Creek Historical Society announced the opening dates of the museum for 2018.

  • Sunday September 9, 2 – 4, and Sunday October 14, 2 – 4  In addition the museum will open monthly during the Polk CITY Farmer’s Market. Those dates are: August 9, 5 – 7

RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS:

Lakeside Fellowship: Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1121 W Bridge Rd., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Facebook Page: Info Here


POLK CITY SQUARE COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION POLICIES:

Get started advertising in the next newsletter! We reach over 1,000 local email subscribers right here where your business lives. Get your business, event, fundraiser, items of community interest and/or other info out to our subscribers.  We have regular advertising and non-profit rates available contact us to get all the details. Please send all ads camera ready or we will be glad to design and layout an ad for you for an additional charge. Email us at info@polkcitysquare.com 

As always, items entered are to the best of our knowledge and we apologize for any errors. Please note information and advertising deadlines are the Wednesday 5:00 PM prior to the delivery of the coming Mondays newsletter. We want to be sure your getting our newsletters in 2018 please make sure to add us to your contact list as Polk City Square with the email: info@polkcitysquare.com

Please ask or send any questions about events, businesses, and posts that are listed here to the posting party or person. We are the information center and love getting you as much PC information as possible but may not have the information you may be looking to obtain and are not a direct messaging or answering system for them.  Thanks so much….

The Marketplace Four Seasons Festival!

Art Stations at Four Season Festival!

Polk City Farmers Market 2018!

Come out and join us!

Lakeside Fellowship Movie Series!

TCI Mid – Summer Scramble

July 20, 2018 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Location: Tournament Club of Iowa 1000 Tradition Drive Polk City IA 50226 USA

Tickets: http://www.polkcitychamber.com/product/2018-mid-summer-scramble-golf-tournament/

Friends of the library donations & volunteers!

Friends of the PC Community Library’s popular and successful ring toss needs 2 liter pop donations or monetary donations! The Ring Toss is during the Polk City Festival July 20 & 21 in the Polk City Square. Please make your donations to the Polk City Community Library by THURSDAY JULY 19th. All proceeds from the ring toss are used to enhance the Polk City Community Library facilities and their kid’s programs. And, if you want to be part of the fun and enjoy the Festival too, please volunteer to work the Ring Toss at soxjk@q.com

Week of 7/9/18 – 7/15/18

COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION THIS WEEK IN POLK CITY

MONDAY JULY 9, 2018

Library:

  • Movie Monday: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Musicals on Monday: 1:00 – 2:45 pm

TUESDAY JULY 10, 2018

Library: 

  • Story Time: 10:30 am ages 2-5
  • Open Euchre: 1:00 pm
  • Christmas in July DIY: 6:00 pm

WEDNESDAY JULY 11, 2018

 Library: 

  • Coffee Wednesdays: 10:00 am
  • Whimsical Wednesdays: 10:30 am K-5

THURSDAY JULY 12, 2018

PCCEDC: Polk City Farmers Market: 4:00 – 7:00 On the Square…

Library:

  • SRP Performer: 10:3-11:30 am Polk County Conservation
  • Open Cribbage: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Sit N Stitch: 6:00 – 8:00 pm Bring your current project, and join the stitching around the fireplace.

FRIDAY JULY 13, 2018

Citywide:

  • Recycling Week

Library:

  • Men’s Coffee: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Gentlemen, drop in for some coffee and conversation. Enjoy spending time and having a few laughs or interesting discussions with other men from around the area.

SATURDAY JULY 14, 2018


SUNDAY  JULY 15, 2018 

Lakeside Fellowship Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1121 W Bridge Rd., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Facebook Page: Info Here


UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • Polk City Four Seasons Festival July 20 – 21, 2018
  • Sounds on the Square: Friday August 3 6-9p
  • Polk City Farmers Market  Thursday’s 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm until August 30, 2018
  • The 26th Annual Big Creek Bike Ride Saturday, September 15, Start: 10am

IMPORTANT LINKS:

CITY OF POLK CITY : Click here for website…..

POLK CITY COMMUNITY LIBRARY: Click here for website…. 

NORTH POLK COMETS: Click here for website…. 

JESTER PARK CALENDAR:  Click here to view the calendar… 


PUBLIC NOTICE: Public hearing notices, and relevant information, will be posted on this page as they become available.

City of Polk City:

  • Council Meetings: City Council 2nd & 4th Mondays at 6:00 pm.
  • Parks Commission: 1st Monday at 6:00 pm.
  • Planning and Zoning: 3rd Monday at 6:00 pm.

All meetings are held in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 112 3rd St. All meetings are open to the public and anyone interested in them is encouraged to attend. Click here for agendas & minutes >

Mosquito Spraying Notice: The Polk City Public Works Department will begin spraying for mosquitoes twice a week, weather permitting, until the mosquito season comes to an end. In order for a successful application to be applied, the wind speed must be less than 10 mph and there can be no threat of rain two hours after the application. If you have any questions, please contact City Hall at (515) 984-6233.


ON-GOING COMMUNITY EVENTS & INFORMATION:

Polk City United Methodist Church Free Medical Clinic  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm first and third Wednesday each month Clinic staffed by volunteer healthcare providers. No insurance filed, $5 donation appreciated. Come in for sports physicals, school physicals, immunizations, or ill visits. PLEASE NOTE NO CLINIC July 4, 2018

Polk City United Methodist Church Free outdoor mini-food pantry (NP Cupboard) has food available 24 hours a day. Please take what yo need.


ORGANIZATIONS:

PCCEDC: Polk City Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation. www.polkcitychamber.com

Polk City Foundation: Information can be found here: www.polkcityfoundation.com

Library Board Meetings: First Monday of the Month 6:30 pm. www.polkcitylibrary.org

Kiwanis Meetings: First and third Thursday nights at Miller park at 6:30 pm, Satellite meeting at the Reising Sun Cafe First Thursday of the month at 8:00 am.

Polk City Women Meetings: 7 pm, 1st Tuesday of every Month at the Miller Park Shelter House. All Women of Polk City our Welcome. Facebook page and website www.polkcitywomen.org for more information!

Operative Lodge #308 (Masons): Meets every 2nd Monday of the month for dinner at 6:30 PM at the Lodge building next to City Hall. Dinner is open to anyone interested in joining. Email us at Operative308@gmail.com

Polk City Historical Society: The Big Creek Historical Society announced the opening dates of the museum for 2018.

  • Sunday September 9, 2 – 4, and Sunday October 14, 2 – 4  In addition the museum will open monthly during the Polk CITY Farmer’s Market. Those dates are: August 9, 5 – 7

RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS:

Lakeside Fellowship: Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1121 W Bridge Rd., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Facebook Page: Info Here


POLK CITY SQUARE COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION POLICIES:

Get started advertising in the next newsletter! We reach over 1,000 local email subscribers right here where your business lives. Get your business, event, fundraiser, items of community interest and/or other info out to our subscribers.  We have regular advertising and non-profit rates available contact us to get all the details. Please send all ads camera ready or we will be glad to design and layout an ad for you for an additional charge. Email us at info@polkcitysquare.com 

As always, items entered are to the best of our knowledge and we apologize for any errors. Please note information and advertising deadlines are the Wednesday 5:00 PM prior to the delivery of the coming Mondays newsletter. We want to be sure your getting our newsletters in 2018 please make sure to add us to your contact list as Polk City Square with the email: info@polkcitysquare.com

Please ask or send any questions about events, businesses, and posts that are listed here to the posting party or person. We are the information center and love getting you as much PC information as possible but may not have the information you may be looking to obtain and are not a direct messaging or answering system for them.  Thanks so much….

North Polk Job Postings!

North Polk CSD Positions Available!

*Nurse Associate @ High School*

The North Polk High School is looking for an energetic and kind person to fill the role of Nurse Associate beginning the 2018-2019 school year. The ideal candidate would have an RN degree, CPR Certification, the ability to work well with children, parents and school personnel, and effective communication skills. The hours of the position are 8:00 AM to 3:45 PM. The North Polk CSD is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

*Full Time Night Custodian*

The North Polk High School is looking for an energetic and kind person to fill the role of Night Custodian effective immediately. The hours for the position are 2:30 to 11:00 pm. The North Polk CSD is located just north of the Des Moines Metro area between Ankeny and Ames and has a reputation for high quality education, athletics and fine arts.

*Candidates meeting the above criteria are encouraged to apply for the position through the North Polk website: www.northpolk.org

Week of 7/2/18 – 7/8/18

COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION THIS WEEK IN POLK CITY

IMPORTANT! We will be doing some maintenance on the newsletter and website. Please be patient with us as we strive to improve your experience with Polk City Square. We will try our best to keep things going smoothly but we may have times when things do not go as planned. We appreciate your patience over the next few weeks. 


MONDAY JULY 2, 2018

Library:

  • Movie Monday: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Musicals on Monday: 1:00 – 2:45 pm

TUESDAY JULY 3, 2018

Library: 

  • Story Time: 10:30 am ages 2-5

WEDNESDAY JULY 4, 2018

 

CITY OF POLK CITY :

  • CLOSED for 4th of July

Library: 

  • CLOSED for 4th of July

THURSDAY JULY 5, 2018

PCCEDC:

  • Polk City Farmers Market: 4:00 – 7:00 On the Square…

Library:

  • SRP Performer: 10:3-11:30 am Jester Puppets
  • Open Cribbage: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Sit N Stitch: 6:00 – 8:00 pm Bring your current project, and join the stitching around the fireplace.

FRIDAY JULY 6, 2018

Citywide:

  • Non-Recycling Week

Library:

  • Men’s Coffee: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Gentlemen, drop in for some coffee and conversation. Enjoy spending time and having a few laughs or interesting discussions with other men from around the area.

SATURDAY JULY 7, 2018


SUNDAY  JULY 8, 2018 

Lakeside Fellowship Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1121 W Bridge Rd., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Facebook Page: Info Here


UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • Polk City Four Seasons Festival July 20 – 21, 2018
  • Sounds on the Square: Friday August 3 6-9p
  • Polk City Farmers Market  Thursday’s 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm until August 30, 2018
  • The 26th Annual Big Creek Bike Ride Saturday, September 15, Start: 10am

IMPORTANT LINKS:

CITY OF POLK CITY : Click here for website…..

POLK CITY COMMUNITY LIBRARY: Click here for website…. 

NORTH POLK COMETS: Click here for website…. 

JESTER PARK CALENDAR:  Click here to view the calendar… 


PUBLIC NOTICE: Public hearing notices, and relevant information, will be posted on this page as they become available.

City of Polk City:

  • Council Meetings: City Council 2nd & 4th Mondays at 6:00 pm.
  • Parks Commission: 1st Monday at 6:00 pm.
  • Planning and Zoning: 3rd Monday at 6:00 pm.

All meetings are held in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 112 3rd St. All meetings are open to the public and anyone interested in them is encouraged to attend. Click here for agendas & minutes >

Mosquito Spraying Notice: The Polk City Public Works Department will begin spraying for mosquitoes twice a week, weather permitting, until the mosquito season comes to an end. In order for a successful application to be applied, the wind speed must be less than 10 mph and there can be no threat of rain two hours after the application. If you have any questions, please contact City Hall at (515) 984-6233 or e-mail us at support@polkcityia.gov.


ON-GOING COMMUNITY EVENTS & INFORMATION:

Polk City United Methodist Church Free Medical Clinic  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm first and third Wednesday each month Clinic staffed by volunteer healthcare providers. No insurance filed, $5 donation appreciated. Come in for sports physicals, school physicals, immunizations, or ill visits. PLEASE NOTE NO CLINIC July 4, 2018

Polk City United Methodist Church Free outdoor mini-food pantry (NP Cupboard) has food available 24 hours a day. Please take what yo need.


ORGANIZATIONS:

PCCEDC: Polk City Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation. www.polkcitychamber.com

Library Board Meetings: First Monday of the Month 6:30 pm. www.polkcitylibrary.org

Kiwanis Meetings: First and third Thursday nights at Miller park at 6:30 pm, Satellite meeting at the Reising Sun Cafe First Thursday of the month at 8:00 am.

Polk City Women Meetings: 7 pm, 1st Tuesday of every Month at the Miller Park Shelter House. All Women of Polk City our Welcome. Facebook page and website www.polkcitywomen.org for more information!

Operative Lodge #308 (Masons): Meets every 2nd Monday of the month for dinner at 6:30 PM at the Lodge building next to City Hall. Dinner is open to anyone interested in joining. Email us at Operative308@gmail.com for more information.

Polk City Historical Society: The Big Creek Historical Society announced the opening dates of the museum for 2018.

  • Sunday September 9, 2 – 4, and Sunday October 14, 2 – 4
In addition the museum will open monthly during the Polk CITY Farmer’s Market. Those dates are: August 9, 5 – 7

RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS:

Lakeside Fellowship: Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1121 W Bridge Rd., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Facebook Page: Info Here


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