WEEK OF 12/10/18 – 12/16/18

COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION THIS WEEK IN POLK CITY

MONDAY DECEMBER 10, 2018


TUESDAY DECEMBER 11, 2018

Library:

  • Open Euchre: 1:00 pm Join us the second Tuesday of the month and play the classic game Euchre.  Open to all Euchre enthusiasts.
  • DIY Adult Coloring: 6:00 pm Holidays have you stressed out?  Join us for a relaxing evening of coloring!  Colored pencils and gel pens will be provided. You are also welcome to bring your own. *17 and over.

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 12, 2018


THURSDAY DECEMBER 13, 2018

Library:

  • Last Minute Holiday Gifts RSVP: 6:00 pm Bath salts make great holiday gifts!  Learn how to make Vanilla Bath Salts. Ingredients and trims provided. Pre-Registration Required. *17 and over.

FRIDAY DECEMBER 14, 2018

  • Recycling  This Week! 

Library:

  • Story Time at Polk City Nursing : 10:30 am

SATURDAY DECEMBER 15, 2018


SUNDAY DECEMBER 16, 2018


UPCOMING EVENTS:


POLK CITY COMMUNITY LIBRARY CALENDAR: 

* NEW* Polk City Library event calendar get the most update information on programs and events! We will list special events !  Click Here


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 >


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 you need.


RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS:

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

Polk City United Methodist Church Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1421 W. Broadway St., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Website: Info Here Facebook Page: Info Here

Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church Morning Services: Saturday 6:00 pm, Sunday 8:15 & 10:30 1701 W. Jester Park Drive; Polk City, Iowa 50226, Website: Info Here


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. All welcome! We are looking for community minded people to join us in our community programs and services!

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 

Cub Scouts Pack 89: Your child will go camping and hiking, earn awards, make friends, and learn lifetime values through fun and adventure. Info can be found here: Info Click Here

Polk City Democrats: Meet on the 2nd Tuesday every month from 6:30 – 8:00 PM at the Polk City Methodist Church community center (building in the back). email can be found here: polkcitydemocrats@gmail.com


POLK CITY SQUARE COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION POLICIES:

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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

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Polk City Arts & Marketplace Holiday Shopping!

WEEK OF 12/3/18 – 12/9/18

COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION THIS WEEK IN POLK CITY

MONDAY DECEMBER 3, 2018


TUESDAY DECEMBER 4, 2018

 

  • POLK CITY SQUARE LIGHTING December 4th, 6-8 pm. The Mayor will turn on the square lights at 6 pm. Horse drawn carriage rides, visit Santa in the Fire Station and Business Open Houses in the Town Square.

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 5, 2018

Library:

  • Listen & Learn: 10:30 – 11:30 am Learn to play the dulcimer! It’s one of the easiest of instruments to learn! We will be demonstrating, explaining and answering questions about the dulcimer. There will be several practice instruments available, and we will have you playing at least one song your first time! We will begin meeting the first Wednesday of the month January-March 2019.
  • Wednesday Book Club: 7:00 pm

THURSDAY DECEMBER 6, 2018

Library:

  • Photo Club: 6:00 pm The Four Seasons Photo Club meets on the first Thursday of the month September through May. Come learn about photography techniques, and discuss with other photographers on ways to improve your photography. Watch for our guest speakers who have great insight into photography. New Members Always Welcome.

FRIDAY DECEMBER 7, 2018

  • No Recycling  This Week! 

SATURDAY DECEMBER 8, 2018

  • BRUNCH WITH SANTA December 8th 10:00 – 12:00 noon Polk City United Methodist Church, 1421 W. Broadway St., Polk City
  • HOLIDAY MARKET POLK CITY ARTS & MARKETPLACE: December 8th 10:00-4:00 Do Your Holiday Shopping Local! Lots of vendors and great gifts *113 West Broadway Street
  • NORTH POLK DANCE TEAM HOLIDAY DANCE CAMP & SHOW December 8th 6:30 pm

SUNDAY DECEMBER 2, 2018


UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • POLK CITY SQUARE LIGHTING December 4th, 6-8 pm. The Mayor will turn on the square lights at 6 pm. Horse drawn carriage rides, visit Santa in the Fire Station and Business Open Houses in the Town Square.
  • HOLIDAY MARKET POLK CITY ARTS & MARKETPLACE December 8th,  10:00-4:00 Do Your Holiday Shopping Local! Lots of vendors and great gifts *113 West Broadway Street
  • NORTH POLK DANCE TEAM HOLIDAY DANCE CAMP & SHOW December 8th 6:30 pm
  • BRUNCH WITH SANTA December 8th 10:00 – 12:00 noon Polk City United Methodist Church, 1421 W. Broadway St., Polk City

POLK CITY COMMUNITY LIBRARY CALENDAR: 

* NEW* Polk City Library event calendar get the most update information on programs and events! We will list special events !  Click Here


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 >


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 you need.


RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS:

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

Polk City United Methodist Church Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1421 W. Broadway St., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Website: Info Here Facebook Page: Info Here

Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church Morning Services: Saturday 6:00 pm, Sunday 8:15 & 10:30 1701 W. Jester Park Drive; Polk City, Iowa 50226, Website: Info Here


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. All welcome! We are looking for community minded people to join us in our community programs and services!

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 

Cub Scouts Pack 89: Your child will go camping and hiking, earn awards, make friends, and learn lifetime values through fun and adventure. Info can be found here: Info Click Here

Polk City Democrats: Meet on the 2nd Tuesday every month from 6:30 – 8:00 PM at the Polk City Methodist Church community center (building in the back). email can be found here: polkcitydemocrats@gmail.com


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….

Polk City Square Lighting! Tuesday!

6:00 – 8:00 pm December 4th, 2018

The Mayor will turn on the square lights at 6 pm. Horse drawn carriage rides, visit Santa in the Fire Station and Business Open Houses in the Town Square.

Holiday Market This Saturday 12/8/18!

This Saturday Holiday Market! 10-4

Polk City Arts & Marketplace on the Square!  113 West Broadway Street, Polk City!

Click Here For Event Info

North Polk Dance Camp & Show

North Polk Dance Team

Holiday Dance Camp and Show

NPDT camp offers students the opportunity to dance and express their creative side in a fun and safe environment.

Each participant will learn a dance to perform at the NPDT show that evening.  Students will also play games and get to know other students within our North Polk district!  Snacks and drinks will be provided at the camp (if your child has an allergy please indicate on registration form).  Each dancer will receive a camp t-shirt (guaranteed if you register by Nov 16th).

December 8th

Who: All Pre K – 8th
Time: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM | Show 6:30 PM
Cost: $40
*Register before November 16th to guarantee t-shirt

Attire:
Shorts, Leggings, t-shirts and tennis shoes or dance shoes (for the camp)
Camp t-shirt and black leggings or shorts and tennis shoes or dance shoes (for the performance)

Location:  North Polk High School Commons / Show in Gym
Please email paige.kinsey@northpolk.org or angie.jacobs@northpolk.org with any questions or concerns.
Register online at www.northpolkcamps.com

 

Brunch with Santa!

Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church Hiring!

Beautiful Beginnings (part of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church). Has a job opening for: Full Time Floater wanted$10.00/hr to startPaid training*previous experience with children preferred, but not required. Please contact Jessica at (515)984-6146 ext 200 or beautiful_beginnings1@yahoo.com

WEEK OF 11/26/18 – 12/2/2018

COMMUNITY NEWS & INFORMATION THIS WEEK IN POLK CITY

MONDAY NOVEMBER 26, 2018


TUESDAY NOVEMBER 27, 2018


WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 28, 2018


THURSDAY NOVEMBER 29, 2018

Library: Family Movie Night “Incredibles 2” 6:00-7:45 pm. Mr. Incredible is left to care for the kids while Helen is out saving the world. Rated PG  118 Minutes   *You Are Welcome To Bring Pillows, Blankets and Snacks.


FRIDAY NOVEMBER 30, 2018

POLK  CITY FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER: 11/30/18 5-8 PM Papa’s Pizza

  • Recycling  This Week! 

SATURDAY DECEMBER 1, 2018

HOLIDAY MARKET POLK CITY ARTS & MARKETPLACE: December 1st 10:00-4:00 Do Your Holiday Shopping Local! Lots of vendors and great gifts *113 West Broadway Street

Library: Giving Tree  All Day. Ornaments for Outreach is collecting items for animal shelters this holiday season. Items needed include cat food & treats, dog food & treats, and pet toys.


SUNDAY DECEMBER 2, 2018


UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • POLK  CITY FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER: 11/30/18 5-8 PM Papa’s Pizza
  • HOLIDAY MARKET POLK CITY ARTS & MARKETPLACE December 1st & 8th,  10:00-4:00 Do Your Holiday Shopping Local! Lots of vendors and great gifts *113 West Broadway Street
  • POLK CITY SQUARE LIGHTING December 4th, 6-8 pm. The Mayor will turn on the square lights at 6 pm. Horse drawn carriage rides, visit Santa in the Fire Station and Business Open Houses in the Town Square.
  • NORTH POLK DANCE TEAM HOLIDAY DANCE CAMP & SHOW December 8th 6:30 pm
  • BRUNCH WITH SANTA December 8th 10:00 – 12:00 noon Polk City United Methodist Church, 1421 W. Broadway St., Polk City

POLK CITY COMMUNITY LIBRARY CALENDAR: 

* NEW* Polk City Library event calendar get the most update information on programs and events! We will list special events !  Click Here


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 >


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 you need.


RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS:

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

Polk City United Methodist Church Morning Services: 8:30 & 10:30 1421 W. Broadway St., Polk City, Iowa 50226, Website: Info Here Facebook Page: Info Here

Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church Morning Services: Saturday 6:00 pm, Sunday 8:15 & 10:30 1701 W. Jester Park Drive; Polk City, Iowa 50226, Website: Info Here


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. All welcome! We are looking for community minded people to join us in our community programs and services!

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 

Cub Scouts Pack 89: Your child will go camping and hiking, earn awards, make friends, and learn lifetime values through fun and adventure. Info can be found here: Info Click Here

Polk City Democrats: Meet on the 2nd Tuesday every month from 6:30 – 8:00 PM at the Polk City Methodist Church community center (building in the back). email can be found here: polkcitydemocrats@gmail.com


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….