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Oct
27 2014
Library Events for the day!
Location: Spencer Public Library

Oct 27, 2014, 4:00 PM – Oct 27, 2014, 7:00 PM

Library events for the day:
Teen Halloween Horror Makeup at 4pm
Baby Storytime at 6:30pm
Books to Movies Night at 7pm


Oct
28 2014
THAT TREE
New exhibit at Arts on Grand

Oct 28, 2014, 10:00 AM – Nov 29, 2014, 4:00 PM

Photography by Mark Hirsch.  
There will be an artists' reception from 5pm to 7pm.
For more information contact Arts on Grand at 262-4307


Oct
28 2014
Library Events for the day!
Location: Spencer Public Library

Oct 28, 2014, 10:30 AM – Oct 28, 2014, 6:00 PM

Library events for the day:
Halloween ! Storytime at 10:30am
Tween Book Club at 4pm
Teen Book Club at 6pm


Oct
28 2014
Physical Therapy Open House
Location: Spencer Hospital Rehabilitative Services

Oct 28, 2014, 11:30 AM – Oct 28, 2014, 1:30 PM

You are invited to attend an open house to test your 
knowledge and learn about common and misconceptions 
surrounding Physical Therapy.  Spencer Hospital's Physical
Therapists and Physical Therapists Assistants will be on
hand during this time to provide education and answer 
your questions aobut Physical Therapy.


Oct
28 2014
Managing Menopause
Location: Spencer Hospital

Oct 28, 2014, 5:30 PM – Oct 28, 2014, 6:30 PM

Spencer Hospital would like to invite you to 
Managing Menopausewith Dr. Abigail Drucker.
This will be held in the lower level conference
center of Spencer Hospital.  This event will
give women the opportunity to learn the facts,
pick up some tips to make this transition easier,
ask questions and learn how to effectively manage
menopause in their own lives. 
Registration is required for this seminar. Please call
712-264-6142 or visit SpencerHospital.org and click
the program on the Event Calendar.
(A light meal will be served)


Oct
29 2014
Digital Photography Workshop
Location: Arts on Grand

Oct 29, 2014, 9:00 AM – Oct 29, 2014, 12:00 PM

Instructor:  Mark Hirsch
Cost:  TBA
Ages:  Older Youth to Adult


Oct
29 2014
SHOULD I BUY A BUSINESS?
Location: Iowa Lakes Community College / Spencer Campus

Oct 29, 2014, 9:00 AM – Oct 29, 2014, 11:00 AM

A workshop discussing the process, concerns, and
issues of purchasing a business.

This workshop is brought to you by Iowa Small 
Business Development Centers, The Spencer Chamber
of Commerce and the Business Brokers, Inc.
Featured speaker will be Mike Schoville, an expert
in helping build businesses.  This workshop is designed 
to inform and educate when making this decision.

This event is free to attend.
To reserve your seat please call the Chamber of 
Commerce offices at 262-5680


Oct
29 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Oct 29, 2014, 1:00 PM – Oct 29, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Oct
30 2014
MOONLIGHT MADNESS
Location: Downtown Spencer

Oct 30, 2014, 5:00 PM – Nov 01, 2014, 5:00 PM

Get Spooktacular deals as Spencer Mainstreet 
Celebrates Moonlight Madness October 30th, 31st
and November 1st.  


Oct
30 2014
SPENCER JAYCEES "NIGHTMARE AT THE FAIR"
Location: Industrial Building on the Clay County Fairgrounds

Oct 30, 2014, 7:00 PM – Nov 01, 2014, 10:00 PM

Let the Spencer Jaycees scare you at their annual haunted
house!  The dates for scaring are:
           October 30th from 7pm to 10pm and
              October  31st and November 1st from 8pm
              to midnight


Bring a donation of a non perishable food item for the
Upper Des Moines Food Pantry and receive a discount 
off your admission.


Oct
31 2014
Trick or Treat Parade
Location: Southpark Mall

Oct 31, 2014, 5:00 PM – Oct 31, 2014, 7:00 PM

Trick or Treating made easy, all inside in
climate controlled comfort.


Oct
31 2014
TRICK OR TREAT
Location: City of Spencer

Oct 31, 2014, 5:00 PM – Oct 31, 2014, 7:00 PM

They Mayor of Spencer has proclaimed October 31st 
as Trick or Treat Night for the City of Spencer between
the hours of 5pm and 7pm.


Oct
31 2014
TRICK OR TREAT AT ST. LUKES
Location: St. Luke Campus

Oct 31, 2014, 6:30 PM – Oct 31, 2014, 7:30 PM

Trick or Treat at all the locations of St. Luke Lutheran home
Campus.  The residents will be handing out treats to all.
All locations will be participating:
Riverview Terrace Assisted Living at 1501 St. Luke Drive
Hillside Terrace Assisted Living at 1209 12th Street SE
The Highlands Independant Living at 1211 St Luke Drive
St. Luke Lutheran Home at 1301 St. Luke Drive.

They are looking forward to your visit.


Nov
01 2014
Spencer Public Library Book to Movie
Location: Spencer Public Library

Nov 01, 2014, 10:00 AM – Nov 01, 2014, 8:00 PM

For the month of November, the Spencer Public
Library is doing "Book to Movie" for adults.
Read the novel, "The Heart isa a Lonely Hunter" 
by Carson McCullers.  This is a tragic novel about
a deaf man ina 1930's Georgia Mill Town.  
On December 29th you will watch and discuss the
movie.  Registration is required.  Please call 
712-580-7290 for moreinformation.


Nov
04 2014
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Nov 04, 2014, 5:00 AM – Nov 04, 2014, 7:00 PM

All Chamber members and their employees
are invited to Business After Hours tonight.  
Your Hosts are The Spencer Rotary Club
and the Clay County Regional Event
Center.  This Business After Hours
is to kick off the Rotary Annual Book 
Sale.


Nov
04 2014
ARTS ON GRAND HOMECOMING
Location: Arts on Grand

Nov 04, 2014, 5:30 PM – Nov 04, 2014, 7:30 PM

Calling all Members, Artists, and Sponsors!
Come in from the cold and enjoy some chili, treats and
refreshments with fellow Arts on Grand fans!
Also, check out the current exhibit "That Tree" by 
photographer Mark Hirsch.


Nov
05 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Nov 05, 2014, 1:00 PM – Nov 05, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Nov
05 2014
Taking Control of Incontinence
Location: Spencer Hospital

Nov 05, 2014, 5:30 PM – Nov 05, 2014, 6:30 PM

Spencer Hospital would like to invite you to
"Taking control of Incontinence" with Dr. Abigail
Drucker and Physical Therapist Sarah Goodchild.
This seminar will be held in the lower conference
center of Spencer Hospital.  Topics to be discussed
will include the underlying causes of urinary 
incontinence, non-invasive treatment options and 
surgical interventions.
Registration is required for this program and can
be done by calling 712-264-6142 or visit 
SpencerHospital.org and click the program on the
Event Calendar.
(A light meal will be served)


Nov
07 2014
Rotary Book Sale
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Nov 07, 2014, 10:00 AM – Nov 07, 2014, 7:00 PM

Everyone is invited to come on out to 
the Clay County Regional Event Center
for the Annual Rotary Book Sales.
Admission is just $1.00


Nov
07 2014
1st Annual Halloween Buy Back
Location: Schmidt Pediatric Dentistry ( 14 East 4th Street)

Nov 07, 2014, 3:00 PM – Nov 07, 2014, 5:00 PM

Please join us in supporting our troops.
We will pay $1.00 per pound for your kids
Halloween Candy.
Candy will be sent to service men and women
serving overseas.
Open to children 1-18 years of age
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Cash will be paid for the first five (5) pounds of
candy.


Nov
08 2014
Community Bake Sale
Location: Southpark Mall

Nov 08, 2014, 10:00 AM – Nov 08, 2014, 2:00 PM


Nov
08 2014
Rotary Book Sale
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Nov 08, 2014, 10:00 AM – Nov 08, 2014, 5:00 PM

Everyone is invited to head on out to 
the Clay County Regional Event Center
for the Annual Rotary Book Sale. 
Today the Admission is FREE and
everything is 1/2 price.


Nov
09 2014
Rotary Book Sale
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Nov 09, 2014, 12:00 PM – Nov 09, 2014, 4:00 PM

Everyone is invited to head on out to the
Clay County Regional Event Center for the
Annual Rotary Book Sale.
Today the admission is FREE and you can
fill a bag for $5.00 or a grocery cart for $25.00


Nov
10 2014
Glass Blowing with Jesse Bogenrief
Location: Bogenrief Studios

Nov 10, 2014, 10:00 AM – Nov 15, 2014, 6:00 PM

Create your won custom piece of glass with local
artist, Jesse Bogenrief.  
Flexible Classroom Hours
Class range from $35.00 to $100.00
All ages are welcome (minors must have guardian present)
Register now at Arts on Grand for an artistic
experience like no other.  Create a one-of-a-kind piece 
of glass art just in time for the holidays.
Reserve your place in person or by calling Arts on Grand
at 712-262-4307


Nov
10 2014
FALL FABRIC PAINTING
Location: Spencer Public Library

Nov 10, 2014, 6:30 PM – Nov 10, 2014, 8:00 PM

DIY Club at the Spencer Public Library, as we stamp
dish towels with Fall Decor.  Registration is required.
Please call 712-580-7290 or sign up at the desk.


Nov
10 2014
Co'Motion Dance
Location: Spencer Community Theatre

Nov 10, 2014, 7:00 PM – Nov 10, 2014, 9:00 PM

SPARC: Spencer Performing Arts Coalition
a Joint Venture with Arts on Grand is proud
invites you to enjoy the Co'Motion Dance.

Call the SCT Box Office at 712-262-7336
to reserve your seat.  Admission is $15.00
for adults and $10.00 for students.
Or, get a SPARC pass:  4 shows for $55.00
AOG/SCT Members are $50.00


Nov
11 2014
Weatherization Program
Location: Volunteer Network of Clay County

Nov 11, 2014, 9:00 AM – Nov 11, 2014, 5:00 PM

You may be eligible for the Volunteer Network of Clay
County's  "Free Weatherization Program"
On November 11th, teams of volunteers will weatherize
the of homes of 40 veterans, elderly, and/or low income
residents of Spencer.
What is included:  Weatherization review, simple energy 
loss solutions (weather stripping, caulking, furnace filters, etc.)
No charge for services or supplies
Sharing of low-cost, no-cost tips to help save energy.
Who is eligible:  Anyone may apply with preference give to 
veterans, elder and low income households.
To apply or if you have questions, please contact the
Voluneteer Netowrk of Clay County at 712-580-4875.
or email at: info@volunteerclaycounty.com
or apply online at:  www.volunteerclaycounty.com

Application deadline is October 20, 2014


Nov
12 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Nov 12, 2014, 1:00 PM – Nov 12, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Nov
12 2014
Diabetes Health Fair
Location: Spencer Hospital

Nov 12, 2014, 5:30 PM – Nov 12, 2014, 7:00 PM

This event will be held in conference rooms in 
the lower level of Spencer Hospital.  The Diabetes
Fair is free and includes information and resources
from exhibitors as well as experts talking about 
diabetes management and prevention.  Everything
you need to know about diabetes, healthy eating and
active living under one roof--its entertaining, 
educational and informative.

5:30pm to 6:30pm
Come and go - blood pressure checks, foot screenings
Ask a Pharmacist, Ask a Diabetes Educator, Ask a 
Dietician and Ask a Physical Therapist the questions you
may have.  Women's Health & Planet Heart screening
information will also be available alon with information 
from various local community rescources.

6:00pm 
Light meal served
6:30pm
Taking control-Presented by Gary Montouri

Door prize. Sponsored by the Spencer Hospital
Diabetes Self Mangement program.

This is a free event but registration is required.
Please call 712-264-6142


Nov
13 2014
NON PROFIT MANAGEMENT ACADEMY
Location: TBA

Nov 13, 2014, 9:00 AM – Nov 13, 2014, 4:00 PM

The ISU Extension Nonprofit Management Academy 
welcomes anyone seeking professional development,
including; staff, management, volunteers, board 
members, professional association employees, and 
private sector employees.  

This session will focus on Volunteer Development and
will be taught by Wade Weber

The registration fee will be offered at $45.00 per class.
Organizations may also purchase a set of 10 classes
for a reduced rate of $300.00

For more information or a brochure, call ISU at
712-262-2264 or email Bonnie Dalager, Exec Director
at:  bdalager@iastate.edu


Nov
13 2014
Arts on Grand Sparkles & Spirits
Location: Arts on Grand

Nov 13, 2014, 5:30 PM – Nov 13, 2014, 6:30 PM

Grab a friend and your favorite bottle of wine or beer
and join us at Arts on Grand for Sparkles & Spirits!
Create your own unique piece of jewelry wil you sip 
away on your favorite chardonnay.
A la carte pricing (You pay only for what you make!
$10.00 minimum)
Members receive 10% off their finished piece.
Come and link up with Ceil Triggs in the gallery.
No experience or tools necessary.
To reserve your place or for more information
call 712-262-4307


Nov
15 2014
HAIRBALL
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Nov 15, 2014, 7:30 PM – Nov 15, 2014, 10:00 PM

Back by popular demand to Clay County Regional
Event Center.  If you love 80's hairband music,
you will love HAIRBALL!  This group will transform into
many of your favorites such as, KISS, Van Halen, 
Motley Crue, Journey, Prince and many more.

Tickets are available at:  www.ticketmaster.com


Nov
16 2014
THE PRICE IS RIGHT
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Nov 16, 2014, 7:00 PM – Nov 16, 2014, 9:00 PM

Come on Down, You could be a WINNER on 
THE PRICE IS RIGHT

Tickets go on sale Friday July 18 at 9am
Ticket prices are:  $29.00, $39.00 and $49.00
Reserved seating

How to purchase tickets:
** The Event Center Box Office-Mon thru Friday 9am to 4pm
** Charge by Phone 1-800-745-3000
** Online at:  www.ticketmaster.com
** Any Ticketmaster outlet

Thank you to our Media Sponsors:
CD107.7, Lite 104.9, KICD AM1240 & FM98.3


Nov
17 2014
Movie Night at the Library
Location: Spencer Public Library

Nov 17, 2014, 7:00 PM – Nov 17, 2014, 9:00 PM

Tonight the Library will be showing "The Grand Seduction"
starring Brendan Gleeson & Taylor Kitsch, a comedy worth
seeing.  To survive, a dying Newfoundland fishing village
must convince a young doctor to take up residence by any
means necessary.  
For more information call the Spencer Public Library at 
712-580-7290


Nov
18 2014
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
Location: Bogenrief Studios

Nov 18, 2014, 5:00 PM – Nov 18, 2014, 7:00 PM

All Chamber members and their employees are 
invited to Business After Hours.  Warner Funeral
Home, Farmers Trust and Savings Bank, and 
Bogenrief Studios are your hosts for this festive
holiday kick off.

Chamber Drawing is at 6pm.


Nov
18 2014
"Basic Internet Safety"
Location: Spencer Public Library

Nov 18, 2014, 6:30 PM – Nov 18, 2014, 8:00 PM

Aimee's Tech Talks:  "Basic Internet Safety"
Adults can learn how to behave and protect yourself
online while staying safe and enjoying all the benefits
the internet has to offer.
Register by calling:  712-580-7290


Nov
19 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Nov 19, 2014, 1:00 PM – Nov 19, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Nov
20 2014
Holiday Open House
Location: Downtown Spencer

Nov 20, 2014, 9:00 AM – Nov 23, 2014, 5:00 PM

Spencer Mainstreet Holiday Open House will take
Place on November 20, 21, 22 & 23.
More details will be forthcoming.


Nov
20 2014
HOME BASE IOWA MEETING
Location: Spencer Municipal Golf Course

Nov 20, 2014, 10:00 AM – Nov 20, 2014, 12:00 PM

Businesses in Clay County are invited and 
encouraged to attend and informational meeting
on "Home Based Iowa" and how it can help staffing
needs with qualified military veterans.
There is no charge to attend this meeting.  
Kathy Anderson, Iowa Economic Development
Authority on Home Base Iowa will be the featured
presenter.

Topics include:
* Governor Branstad's Home Base Iowa Initiative
* How hiring qualified veterans can help your business
* How to incent the program
* Recruiting strategies for Iowa Businesses
* Questions and Answers

Registration is requested by Friday, November 14.  
Call IowaWORKS at 712-262-1871 Ext 126 or
email:  robert.becker@iwd.iowa.gov

S
pace is limited so reserve today.
Hosting the event is the Lakes Area ECI and
several Clay County Partners.


Nov
20 2014
Auxiliary Cookie Walk
Location: Spencer Hospital Lobby

Nov 20, 2014, 12:00 PM – Nov 20, 2014, 4:00 PM

Cookies for sale $15.00 per box and $5.00 per
half pound of candy.  Proceeds will fund the
Auxiliary Projects. 


Nov
20 2014
FESTIVAL OF TREES
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Nov 20, 2014, 5:00 PM – Nov 22, 2014, 5:00 PM

Save the date for the Festival of Trees November 20-22
This will be held at the Clay County Regional Event Center.

Festival of Trees Viewing & Christmas Market
will be held on Friday, November 21 from 1pm to 7pm
and Saturday, November 22 from 10am to 5pm.  The
Christmas Market showcases local merchants' items and
holiday furnishings that make it the perfect place to begin
and end your season's shopping.  Stroll through the tree
displays and bid on Silent Auction items.  (Cash bar open
on Friday from 5pm to 7pm)

Holiday Design Show
will be Thursday, November 20th
at 6:30pm. Learn how to put together that Holiday Look
through hair,make up, and the perfect outfit. Learn how to
make a delightful holiday snack with Chef Adam. You will not
walk away empty handed.  Christmas Market & Cash Bar open at
5:30pm.  Cost for this event is $15.00

Festival of Trees Luncheon
will be November 21st from 11am 
to 1pm.  This Festival Tradition is back and better than ever!  
Stop in anytime over the lunch hour with your friends and join 
us as we present and elegant luncheon among the twinkling 
lights and glistening trees in the Chrismas Market.
Cost for the luncheon is $20.00 per person

Morning with Santa
will be November 22nd 10am to 12pm.
Children bring your parents for lots of holiday fun at Santa's
Workshop!  Creat a holiday art project, hear a story from 
Mrs. Claus or enjoy a holiday treat.
Tickets are $6.00 per child.

Holiday Tour of Homes
will be on November 22nd from
10am to 7pm.  On this self guided driving tour, you will 
visit unique and beautifully decorated home in Spencer. 
Featured homes are:  Paul & Candace Daniels,
Brad Hawn, Redge & Patty Manwarren, Tom & Kate Nelson
and the Parker Museum.
Tickets are $15.00 in advance or $20.00 at the door.
Tickets also allow you to enter the Clay County Regional
Event Center to view trees and shop at the Christmas 
Market on Saturday.

NEW THIS YEAR:   Purchase your all-inclusive ticket for
$50.00 and attend the Holiday Design Show, Festival Luncheon,
Tour of Homes and have access to everyday to the Festival
of Trees viewing and Christmas Market.

Tickets can be purchased at Clay County Regional Event Center,
The Hen House, Design Masters Del's Garden Center, and Spencer
Hospital Gift Shop.


Nov
20 2014
"Talking Turkey"
Location: Spencer Public Library

Nov 20, 2014, 6:30 PM – Nov 20, 2014, 8:00 PM

Food Class:  "Talking Turkey"
Learn simple ways to use the surplus of left-over
turkey that inevitably lurks in your refrigerator
after Thanksgiving.  Registration is required, 
reserve your spot today by calling 712-580-7290


Nov
26 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Nov 26, 2014, 1:00 PM – Nov 26, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Dec
01 2014
ART ON A CARD
New exhibit at Arts on Grand

Dec 01, 2014, 10:00 AM – Dec 31, 2014, 4:00 PM

For more information contact Arts on Grand at 262-4307


Dec
01 2014
Grand Meander
Location: Downtown Spencer

Dec 01, 2014, 5:00 PM – Dec 01, 2014, 8:00 PM

Celebrate the Holiday Season with the Mainstreet
Grand Meander and Tuba Christmas

More details forthcoming.


Dec
03 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Dec 03, 2014, 1:00 PM – Dec 03, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Dec
05 2014
OUR TOWN
Location: Spencer Community Theatre

Dec 05, 2014, 7:31 PM – Dec 05, 2014, 10:00 PM

The second production of the 55th Season of
the Spencer Community Theatre will be:
Our Town by Thornton Wilder.
Considered the greatest American Play ever written,
Our Town follows the small town of Grover's Corner
through 3 acts: "Daily Life" "Love and Marriage" 
and "Death abd Eternity..  Narrated by a stage manager,
and performed with minimal props and sets, audiences
follow the Webb and Gibbs families as their children 
fall in love, marry and eventually--in one of the most
famous scenes in American theatre--die.  A timeless 
play to celebrate our 55th Season.  SCT'S production
is planned in collaboration with the 100th Anniversary
of Spencer Hospital, and will feature a wide variety of 
community volunteers, including massed choirs from 
six area churces featured during the show's run.

Permformance dates are: December  5-7 and 12-14.


Dec
06 2014
Celebration of Nativities
Location: Spencer Dream Center

Dec 06, 2014, 10:00 AM – Dec 06, 2014, 4:00 PM

The Dream Center will be hosting this event in the former
hotel dining area. There will be a  vast display of
privately-owned nativities.  Holiday goodies and beverages will
be served to those attending.  The cost is a recommended 
donation of $5.00/person.  This event is a fund raiser for
the Dream Center.
For more information contact Susan Christensen at 
712-933-5557


Dec
07 2014
FESTIVAL OF CHOIRS
Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Dec 07, 2014, 3:00 PM – Dec 07, 2014, 5:00 PM

Enjoy the vocal and musical talents of Spencer
and area residents as they come together to 
sing the Holiday favorites.


Dec
09 2014
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
Location: Info Dog Security LLC

Dec 09, 2014, 5:00 PM – Dec 09, 2014, 7:00 PM

All Chamber members and their employees are 
invited to  Info Dog Security LLC for Business
After Hours.  Learn about their business and 
proper disposal of personal documents as well
as disposal of computer hard drives.
Chamber Drawing will be at 6pm.


Dec
10 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Dec 10, 2014, 1:00 PM – Dec 10, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Dec
13 2014
THE BEACH BOYS CHRISTMAS SHOW
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Dec 13, 2014, 6:30 PM – Dec 13, 2014, 10:00 PM

The Beach Boys Christmas Show
Hits and Holiday Favorites

Doors open at 6:30pm
Showtime at 7:30pm.

Tickets are $39. $49. and $59.

Tickets may be purchased at the Event Center
Ticket Office, online at:  www.ticketmaster.com,
o
r charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000



Dec
16 2014
NON PROFIT MANAGEMENT ACADEMY
Location: TBA

Dec 16, 2014, 9:00 AM – Dec 16, 2014, 4:00 PM

The ISU Extension Nonprofit Management Academy 
welcomes anyone seeking professional development,
including; staff, management, volunteers, board 
members, professional association employees, and 
private sector employees.  

This Session will focus on Real Colors Team Building
and will be taught by Lori Hayungs

The registration fee will be offered at $45.00 per class.
Organizations may also purchase a set of 10 classes
for a reduced rate of $300.00

For more information or a brochure, call ISU at
712-262-2264 or email Bonnie Dalager, Exec Director
at:  bdalager@iastate.edu


Dec
17 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Dec 17, 2014, 1:00 PM – Dec 17, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Dec
24 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Dec 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – Dec 24, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Dec
31 2014
Arts On Grand
Painting Partners

Dec 31, 2014, 1:00 PM – Dec 31, 2014, 3:00 PM

Free informal drop-in painting group.
For more information call 262-4307.


Jan
15 2015
Victor and Penny Alumni Concert
Location: Spencer Community Theatre

Jan 15, 2015, 7:00 PM – Jan 15, 2015, 9:00 PM

SPARC, The Spencer Performing Arts Coalition
a Joint Venture of Arts on Grand and Spencer
Community Theatre, is proud to present:
Victor and Penni Alumni Concert

To place your reserved seating, please call
the SCT Box Office at 712-262-7336


Jan
16 2015
Northwest Iowa Home Show
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Jan 16, 2015, 5:00 PM – Jan 18, 2015, 5:00 PM

Show Hours
January 16:  5pm to 9pm
January 17: 10am to 6pm
January 18: Noon to 5pm.


Jan
21 2015
NON PROFIT MANAGEMENT ACADEMY
Location: TBA

Jan 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – Jan 21, 2015, 4:00 PM

The ISU Extension Nonprofit Management Academy 
welcomes anyone seeking professional development,
including; staff, management, volunteers, board 
members, professional association employees, and 
private sector employees.  

This session will focus on Grant Writing and will be 
taught by Sheriffa Jones

The registration fee will be offered at $45.00 per class.
Organizations may also purchase a set of 10 classes
for a reduced rate of $300.00

For more information or a brochure, call ISU at
712-262-2264 or email Bonnie Dalager, Exec Director
at:  bdalager@iastate.edu


Jan
25 2015
No Apologies Ballroom Event
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Jan 25, 2015, 5:00 PM – Jan 25, 2015, 9:00 PM

More details forthcoming


Jan
28 2015
No Apologies Arena Event
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Jan 28, 2015, 6:00 PM – Jan 28, 2015, 8:30 PM

More details forthcoming


Feb
07 2015
EGGS & ISSUES
Location: Spencer City Council Chambers

Feb 07, 2015, 9:00 AM – Feb 07, 2015, 10:30 AM


Feb
13 2015
SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR
Location: Spencer Community Theatre

Feb 13, 2015, 7:30 PM – Feb 13, 2015, 10:00 PM

The third production for the 55th Season of Spencer
Community Theatre will be "Same Time, Next Year."
One of the most popular romantic comedies of the
century, Same Time, Next Year ran four years on
broadway, winning a Tony Award for lead actress
Ellen Burstyn, who later recreated her role in the 
successful motion picture with Alan Alda. It remains
one of the worlds most widely produced plays.  
The plot follows a love affair between two people, 
Doris and George, married to others, who rendevous
once a year.  Twenty five years of manners and morals
are hilariously and touchingly play out by the lovers.

Performance dates:  February 13-15 and 20-22.


Feb
19 2015
NON PROFIT MANAGEMENT ACADEMY
Location: TBA

Feb 19, 2015, 9:00 AM – Feb 19, 2015, 4:00 PM

The ISU Extension Nonprofit Management Academy 
welcomes anyone seeking professional development,
including; staff, management, volunteers, board 
members, professional association employees, and 
private sector employees.  

This session will focus on Operating on a Shoestring
Budget and will be an open panel discussion

The registration fee will be offered at $45.00 per class.
Organizations may also purchase a set of 10 classes
for a reduced rate of $300.00

For more information or a brochure, call ISU at
712-262-2264 or email Bonnie Dalager, Exec Director
at:  bdalager@iastate.edu


Feb
21 2015
EGGS & ISSUES
Location: Spencer City Hall Council Chambers

Feb 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – Feb 21, 2015, 10:30 AM


Mar
07 2015
EGGS & ISSUES
Location: Spencer City Hall Council Chambers

Mar 07, 2015, 9:00 AM – Mar 07, 2015, 10:30 AM


Mar
17 2015
AG BREAKFAST
Location: TBA

Mar 17, 2015, 7:00 AM – Mar 17, 2015, 10:00 AM


Mar
19 2015
NON PROFIT MANAGEMENT ACADEMY
Location: TBA

Mar 19, 2015, 9:00 AM – Mar 19, 2015, 4:00 PM

The ISU Extension Nonprofit Management Academy 
welcomes anyone seeking professional development,
including; staff, management, volunteers, board 
members, professional association employees, and 
private sector employees.  

This session will focus on Positive Youth Development
and will be taught by Wade Weber

The registration fee will be offered at $45.00 per class.
Organizations may also purchase a set of 10 classes
for a reduced rate of $300.00

For more information or a brochure, call ISU at
712-262-2264 or email Bonnie Dalager, Exec Director
at:  bdalager@iastate.edu


Mar
20 2015
Opera Iowa
Location: Spencer Community Theatre

Mar 20, 2015, 7:00 PM – Mar 20, 2015, 9:00 PM

SPARC, Spencer Performing Arts Coalition,
a Joint Venture of Arts on Grand and 
Spencer Community Theatre is proud to 
present Opera Iowa.

To place your reserved seating please call the
SCT Box Office at 712-262-7336


Mar
21 2015
EGGS & ISSUES
Location: Spencer City Hall Council Chambers

Mar 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – Mar 21, 2015, 10:30 AM


Mar
22 2015
Spencer Community School Foundation Scholarship Ceremony
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

Mar 22, 2015, 2:00 PM – Mar 22, 2015, 4:00 PM

This scholarship ceremony will be held in the north ballroom.


Apr
21 2015
NON PROFIT MANAGEMENT ACADEMY
Location: TBA

Apr 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – Apr 21, 2015, 4:00 PM

The ISU Extension Nonprofit Management Academy 
welcomes anyone seeking professional development,
including; staff, management, volunteers, board 
members, professional association employees, and 
private sector employees.  

This session will focus on What Makes A Great Board
Member and will be taught by Marybeth Foster

The registration fee will be offered at $45.00 per class.
Organizations may also purchase a set of 10 classes
for a reduced rate of $300.00

For more information or a brochure, call ISU at
712-262-2264 or email Bonnie Dalager, Exec Director
at:  bdalager@iastate.edu


May
07 2015
NON PROFIT MANAGEMENT ACADEMY
Location: TBA

May 07, 2015, 9:00 AM – May 07, 2015, 4:00 PM

The ISU Extension Nonprofit Management Academy 
welcomes anyone seeking professional development,
including; staff, management, volunteers, board 
members, professional association employees, and 
private sector employees.  

This final session will focus on Legal Pitfalls to Avoid for
Managers and will be taught by Kathey Peterson

The registration fee will be offered at $45.00 per class.
Organizations may also purchase a set of 10 classes
for a reduced rate of $300.00

For more information or a brochure, call ISU at
712-262-2264 or email Bonnie Dalager, Exec Director
at:  bdalager@iastate.edu


May
09 2015
Arts on Grand Wine Lovers Dinner
Location: Clay County Regional Event Center

May 09, 2015, 4:00 PM – May 09, 2015, 10:00 PM

This event will be held in the North Ballroom.
Register in advance by calling Arts on Grand at
712-262-4307


Jun
05 2015
Chad Elliott in Concert
Location: Spencer Community Theatre

Jun 05, 2015, 7:00 PM – Jun 05, 2015, 9:00 PM

SPARC, The Spencer Performing Arts Coalition
(A joint venture of Arts on Grand and Spencer
Community Theatre) invite you to hear 
Chad Elliott in concert.

To place your reserved seating, please call
the SCT Box Office at 712-262-7336


Jun
13 2015
FLAGFEST
Location: TBA

Jun 13, 2015, 11:00 AM – Jun 13, 2015, 5:00 PM

Celebrate the 31st Annual Flagfest.
Details will be forthcoming.


Jul
03 2015
BASEBALL!!!
Location: Clay County Heritage Center

Jul 03, 2015, 10:00 AM – Jul 05, 2015, 5:00 PM

A Salute to BASEBALL!!! Enjoy a funfilled weekend
of BASEBALL and its history and local heroes.
More details will be forthcoming.

This event will run July 3, 4 and 5, 2015.


Aug
10 2015
CHAMBER GOLF OUTING
Location: Spencer Municipal Golf Course

Aug 10, 2015, 11:30 AM – Aug 10, 2015, 5:00 PM

More details forthcoming


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