Upcoming Events

Adult First Aid/CPR/AED Class

Date: December 12, 2017

Time: 6:30 PM - 10 PM

Location: Sioux Center Health, Sioux Center, IA

Sioux Center Health is providing an Adult First Aid/CPR/AED Class on Tuesday, December 12 from 6:30-10:00 pm in conference room 2. This class is designed for adults to be prepared for first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillator (AED) to use in a safe, timely and effective manner. Cost is $60. To sign up, contact Barb Vermeer at 722-8228.

Make It Take It Lab

Start date: November 8, 2017

End date: December 13, 2017

Time: 2:30 - 3:30 PM

Location: Sioux Center Public Library

The library has a new program for kids in grades 3 to 5. The new Make It Take It Lab will be held on November 8 and December 13 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm. The program involves making crafts that work because of science! Register now at the library or at www.siouxcenterlibrary.org.

Advanced Swine Reproduction Seminar

Date: December 13, 2017

Time: 10 AM - 3 PM

Location: ISU Extension and Outreach, Le Mars, IA

Pork producers who own or manage a sow herd are invited to attend an Advanced Swine Reproduction seminar in Northwest Iowa sponsored and hosted by Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach, the Iowa Pork Industry Center and the Iowa Pork Producers Association. The seminar will take place from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm on December 13 at the ISU Extension and Outreach- Plymouth County Board Room in Le Mars. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Kara Stewart, Reproduction Specialist with Purdue University. Stewart will discuss new technologies to improve swine reproductive performance. She will share new research on colostrum management and provide hands-on learning with reproductive tracts which will demonstrate post-cervical artificial insemination (PCAI). Other speakers include Dr. Jason Ross on how gilt vulva evaluation can predict future productivity and Dave Stender on industry benchmarking and parity distributions. Individuals planning to attend the seminar are encouraged to contact Dave Stender at 712-261-0225 or dstender@iastate.edu to pre-register. There is a $30 registration fee for the first attendee from each swine operation, with an additional $10 registration fee per person from the same operation. This will cover the seminar, lunch, and materials. Lunch will not be guaranteed for those that do not pre-register.

Prayer and Praise Night

Date: December 14, 2017

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Inspiration Hills, Inwood, IA

Come to a Prayer and Praise Night at 7:00 pm at Inspiration Hills on December 14 to worship together and break into groups praying for the surrounding communities and churches. There will also be discussion and prayer for the ministry and vision of Inspiration Hills. This event is free and open to the public  to enjoy the company of each other and praise our Lord!

Unity FFA Soup Supper

Date: December 14, 2017

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Location: Unity Christian High School, Orange City, IA

Unity Christian’s FFA chapter will sponsor a soup supper with serving from 4:30 to 6:30 pm on Thursday, December 14 in the Unity cafeteria. A free-will donation will be taken for Unity FFA.

Unity Christmas Concert

Date: December 14, 2017

Time: 7 PM

Location: Unity Knight Center, Orange City

Unity Christian High School’s annual Christmas concert will be presented at 7:00 pm at the Unity Christian Knight Center on Thursday, December 14. All of the school’s music ensembles will participate. A free-will offering will be received for the Music Department. Come and celebrate the birth of the King!

Shepherds Table and Trejo Family Fundraiser

Date: December 14, 2017

Time: 6 PM

Location: St. Mary's Catholic Church, Alton IA

Come to The Shepherds Table and Jose Trejo Family Fundraiser at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton on Thursday, December 14 at 6:00 pm. Enjoy a nice home cooked meal and they’ll send you home with free Zestos groceries for you or to share with a neighbor in need. Donations to the Trejo family will be welcome. Come just as you are. For a ride call (712)-756-4456.

Community Unity Meal

Date: December 14, 2017

Time: 6 - 7 PM

Location: New Life Reformed Church, Sioux Center, IA

Everyone is invited to a free “Community Unity” meal in Sioux Center on Thursday, December 14 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at New Life Reformed church.

IA State Bank and Orange City Chamber Christmas Open House

Date: December 14, 2017

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Location: 105 Albany Ave SE, Orange City

Please join Iowa State Bank and the Orange City Chamber on Thursday, December 14 from 4:00 to 6:30 pm on the bank’s lower level. Hors d’oeurves and beverages will be served.

Announcements

LifeServe Blood Drives – December 14

Do your part to put blood on the shelf for your community! Give at an upcoming blood drive in your area. Orange City Community Blood Drive, Thursday, December 14, 2017 from 12:30 pm…

Sioux County Oratorio Chorus

Get ready for a new season of music making with the Sioux County Oratorio Chorus! They will be performing one of Joseph Haydn's most popular works--the Mass in the Time of War,…

2018 Tulip Festival Night Show News

Next summer's annual Night Show musical production is Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Tickets go on sale January 29 and are available at the Orange City chamber office for $20 each. Tryouts for…

SCCS Moms in Prayer

The Sioux Center Christian School Moms in Prayer group will meet at the First Christian Reformed Church at 9:00 am in the Council Room every Tuesday. Childcare is provided. Contact Mel Klein…