Upcoming Events

500th Anniversary of the Reformation

Date: October 29, 2017

Time: 3 PM

Location: BJ Haan Auditorium, Dordt College

Christian Reformed Churches of Classis Heartland and Iakota invite you to a combined worship service commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. This takes place on Sunday, October 29 at 3:00 pm at the B.J. Haan Auditorium at Dordt College in Sioux Center. The service will include music by area high school choirs, a brass quintet, an expository reading by Dr. James C. Schaap, a sermon by Pastor John Lee, and the celebration of communion hosted by First and Hope CRC’s of Hull. A freewill offering will be received for Resonate Global Missions.

Valley Male Chorus Concert

Date: October 29, 2017

Time: 9:30 AM

Location: Central Reformed Church, Sioux Center, IA

The Valley Male Chorus of Rock Valley will be presenting a sacred music concert during the morning worship service on Sunday morning, October 29 at the Central Reformed Church of Sioux Center. This Concert/worship service will begin at 9:30 am and is being sponsored by Central Reformed Church of Sioux Center. A freewill donation will be taken for the benefit of persons with disabilities receiving services at Hope Haven both locally and around the world. Everyone is invited to attend this morning of worship and praise.

Fashions to Die For

Date: October 31, 2017

Time: 7 PM

Location: Sioux Center Public Library

The Sioux Center Library will be holding a program called “Fashions to Die For” on Tuesday, October 31 at 7:00 pm. This program takes a look at 18th and 19th century fashions and the deadly secrets behind those fabulous looks. The public is invited to attend this free program.

Flue Vaccine Clinics

Date: November 1, 2017

Time: 3-6 PM

Location: 338 1st Ave NW, Sioux Center

Promise Community Health Center will offer two Flu Vaccine Clinics this fall on Wednesday, November 1 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm at Promise. The shots are free for youth 18 years old and under and $25 for those over 18. Promise also accepts insurance to cover the cost of these vaccines. No appointments are necessary. Parents of children ages 6 to 35 months who are receiving their first flu vaccines are required two half doses 28 days apart. An appointment will need to be made for the second dose.

Soup and Pie Supper

Date: November 2, 2017

Time: 5 - 7 PM

Location: Hull Christian School

Hull Christian School will be holding its annual Soup and Pie Supper on Thursday, November 2. Serving will begin at 5 pm in the school gym continuing until 7 pm. A free-will donation will be taken for the meal. Come out and enjoy an evening of good food and great fellowship!

Siouxland Dairy Lender’s Seminar

Date: November 2, 2017

Time: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Forster Community Center, Rock Rapids

Agricultural lenders will receive useful information during the Siouxland Dairy Lender’s Seminar on Thursday, November 2 at the Forster Community Center in Rock Rapids. Registration begins at 9:00 am and the program runs from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Lenders who serve agricultural clients – especially those who work with dairymen in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, and South Dakota – are encouraged to attend. The seminar will focus on market outlooks for livestock, grains and dairy; long-term weather influences for agriculture; dairy finances; and agricultural policy. The cost of the program is $80 for the first person from an institution and $50 for each additional person that has made the registration by October 27. All registrations after October 27, including at the door, will be $100 and not include the lunch.

Orange City Arts – Boston Brass

Date: November 2, 2017

Time: 7:30PM - 9PM

Location: Northwestern College Christ Chapel, Orange City, IA

Orange City Arts presents: Boston Brass. The iconic Boston Brass ensemble has been captivating audiences of all ages and around the world with their unique brand of entertainment for over 30 years. Lively repartee and a generous helping of humor and personality “bridge the ocean of classical formality” to delight crowds with a wide selection of musical styles in a fun and friendly atmosphere. They will be performing on November 2 in partnership with Northwestern College Music Department and Woodbury-Central High School.

An Evening of Promise

Start date: October 25, 2017

End date: November 2, 2017

Time: 6 PM

Location: Terrace View Event Center, Sioux Center, IA

Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center will take a walk down memory lane for its ninth annual “An Evening of Promise” Celebration and Fundraiser. The annual celebration is slated for 6:00 pm on Thursday, November 2, at Terrace View Event Center in Sioux Center. Doors will open at 5:30 pm. Tickets will be on sale through Wednesday, October 25. The evening will feature a fabulous dinner of pork loin and chicken breast served by Central Catering of Hawarden, live jazz music during the social and dinner hour by AK Squared, presentation of the sixth annual Addink Community Service Award and a silent auction to support the mission of Promise in the community. Promise also will take the opportunity to celebrate the contributions of Nancy Dykstra, the health center’s founding executive director, before she moves into retirement. Past providers and board members will be among the honorary people in attendance.

Roast Beef Supper

Date: November 2, 2017

Time: 5 - 7 PM

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, Sanborn, Iowa

St. John’s Lutheran Church in Sanborn, Iowa will have a Roast Beef Supper from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Thursday, November 2.

Announcements

Trick or Treat at Sioux Center Library

Kids are encouraged to come to the Sioux Center Library to trick or treat on Tuesday, October 31. They will be handing out candy from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm to all…

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…

LifeServe Blood Drives – November 2

Do your part to put blood on the shelf for your community! Give at an upcoming blood drive in your area. Sioux Center Community Blood Drive, Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 12:00 pm -…

LifeServe Blood Drives – October 31

Do your part to put blood on the shelf for your community! Give at an upcoming blood drive in your area. Granville Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, October 31, 2017 from 4:30 pm -…

LifeServe Blood Drives – October 26

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, October 26, 2017 from 8:00 am…

LifeServe Blood Drives – October 25

Do your part to put blood on the shelf for your community! Give at an upcoming blood drive in your area. Rock Valley Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 8:30 am…

Absentee Ballots

Absentee ballots are now available for those voters who plan to be absent for the upcoming Regular Municipal Election to be held on November 7. A qualified voter may come to the…

Dordt Invites Outdoor Artwork Proposals

The Dordt College Art Committee invites proposals for an outdoor artwork for the new Science and Technology Center addition on the college campus. The facade is a 24 by 26 foot (7…