Events

Event Calendar

Tuesday June, 19th 2018 – Wednesday June, 20th 2018

  • Junior Rangers (pre-registration required)

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Visitor Center
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Junior Rangers (pre-registration required)
    June 19-20—9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
    July 18-19—9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
    Attention boys and girls! If you are between the ag-es of 8 and 10 years old and would like to learn what it’s like to be a Park Ranger at Lake Red Rock, sign up for one of these day camps. For more information, contact the Corps office.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Wednesday June, 20th 2018

  • Nature Playtime

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Playscape - North Overlook Area
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Nature Playtime
    Wed., June 20—10:00 a.m.—Playscape
    Wed., July 4—10:00 a.m.—Playscape
    Wed., July 18—10:00 a.m.—Playscape
    Wed., July 26—10:00 a.m.—Playscape
    Wed., Aug. 1—10:00 a.m.—Playscape
    Wed., Aug. 15—10:00 a.m.—Playscape
    Wed., Aug. 29—10:00 a.m.—Playscape
    Nature is full of great adventures and new things to see, hear, smell, and touch! Young children and their families can join us for short activities to investigate the world. Activities each week will have a different theme and may include stories, hikes, songs, or crafts!

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Wednesday June, 20th 2018

  • Trivia at the Tree

  • Knoxville
  • 107 West Main Street
  • Knoxville
  • Website
  • June 20: Trivia at the Tree @ 7 pm (3rd Wednesday's every month) (No fee to pay, teams of 6, prizes)

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

Thursday June, 21st 2018

  • Marion County Writers Workshop

  • Knoxville
  • 210 E Robinson St, Knoxville, IA 50138
  • 641.891.2469
  • Website
  • Marion County Writers Workshop

     Marion County Writers Workshop, founded in 2003, exists to inspire writers of all skill levels. The organization, which has no dues or fees, meets weekly at The Nearwood Winery Tasting Room on Thursday evenings at 6:30. Each week a "writer's challenge" is presented on a topic. Call 641.891.2469 for more information. Enjoy coffee, wine, and free water.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

Thursday June, 21st 2018

  • Outdoor Adventurers (pre-registration required)

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Visitor Center
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Outdoor Adventurers (pre-registration required)


    Thurs., June 21—9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

    Fri., July 13—9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

    Boys and girls ages 11-12 years old: Have fun learning how to build a fire, make an emergency shelter, perform basic wilderness first aid, learn basic GPS skills, and paddle a kayak! Group size is limited and pre-registration is required. For more information, contact the Corps office. (Kayaking will be dependent on wind/weather conditions.)

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Thursday June, 21st 2018

  • Pella Farmer's Market

  • Pella
  • Farmer's Market 3:00 - 6:00 pm, First Reformed Church Parking Lot (603 Broadway)

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Thursday June, 21st 2018

  • Thursdays in Pella

  • Pella
  • Downtown Pella
  • Website
  • Thursdays in Pella: S.T.E.M. Fest - Science, Technology, Engineering and Math theme. Many businesses featuring activities that use the sciences in jobs and opportunity to particpate in fun learning activities.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

Friday June, 22nd 2018

  • Geocaching

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Howell Landing
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Geocaching

    Fri., June 22—7:00 p.m.—Howell Landing
    Sat., June 30—7:00 p.m.—Wallashuck Camp.
    Sat., Aug. 18—7:00 p.m. -Whitebreast Camp.
    You’re never too old for hide-and-seek: have some fun and give geocaching a try! This sport uses the technology of GPS (Global Positioning System) to hunt for caches hidden in an area. Bring your own GPS unit or borrow one from us. Learn some of the basics, then try it on your own anywhere you travel!

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Friday June, 22nd 2018

  • Late Nite Catechism 3, Til Death Do Us Part!

  • Pella
  • Pella Opera House
  • 641-628-8625
  • Website
  • It's time for laughter and fun with Late Nite Catechism 3, Til Death Do Us Part! This hilarious show is at the Opera House on Friday, June 22nd for one night only.

     Make it a date night with your significant other and enjoy a buffet dinner in the Great Hall of the Pella Opera House before the show. Dinner tickets are only $25 and include one drink ticket. 

    After teaching countless students about the saints, venial sins, limbo and more, Sister is now offering up hilarious lessons on the Sacraments of Marriage and the Last Rites, including her own wacky version of the Newlywed Game. Classroom participation is a must, so bring along your sweetie and your sense of humor for a session with the country’s feistiest couples counselor! 'Til Death Do Us Part is the latest class to be unveiled in this sinfully funny series.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

Saturday June, 23rd 2018

  • Bobber, the Water Safety Dog

  • Lake Red Rock
  • North Overlook Beach
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641.628.8690
  • Website
  • Meet Bobber, the Water Safety Dog!
    Sat., June 23 —2:00 p.m.—N. Overlook Beach Sat.,

    June 30—3:00 p.m.—Whitebreast Beach
    Fri., July 6—7:00 p.m.—North Overlook Beach
    Sat., July 21—3:00 p.m.—Whitebreast Beach
    Sat., Aug. 25—3:00 p.m.—Whitebreast Beach
    Bobber is a fun loving pup that likes to meet new people and help them learn how to be safe around the water. Come meet him and pick up some great safety tips!

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Saturday June, 23rd 2018

  • Grape Escape Movie Night - "Top Gun"

  • Pleasantville
  • 1185 40th Place
  • Pleasantville
  • 515-848-3094
  • Website
  • Check out website for movie listings and food menu. Enjoy the movie and gourmet popcorn while sitting around the fire pit. Bring your friends and take in a movie on the 11' x 20' screen while drinking wine.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Saturday June, 23rd 2018

  • Grape Escape Movie Night "Turner & Hooch"

  • Pleasantville
  • 1185 40th Place
  • Pleasantville
  • 515-848-3094
  • grapeescape@iowatelecom.net
  • Website
  • Check out website for movie listings and food menu. Enjoy the movie and gourmet popcorn while sitting around the fire pit. Bring your friends and take in a movie on the 11' x 20' screen while drinking wine.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

Saturday June, 23rd 2018

  • Grape Escape Movie Night "Why Him"

  • Pleasantville
  • 1185 40th Place
  • Pleasantville
  • 515-848-3094
  • grapeescape@iowatelecom.net
  • Website
  • Check out website for movie listings and food menu. Enjoy the movie and gourmet popcorn while sitting around the fire pit. Bring your friends and take in a movie on the 11' x 20' screen while drinking wine.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

Saturday June, 23rd 2018

  • Knoxville Championship Cup Series Mid Season Championship

  • Knoxville
  • 1000 N Lincoln St
  • 641.842.5431
  • Website
  • Knoxville Championship Cup Series Mid Season Championship. 410s, 360s, 305s. 

    Knoxville Raceway Hall of Fame Induction Banquet.

    $1 Busch Light Night

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  • Fee: Yes
  • Category: Racing

Saturday June, 23rd 2018

  • Show 'N' Go Bike Ride

  • Pella
  • Bicycle Ride Saturday Mornings at 7:30. Road Ride of varying mileage. Rides begin at Volksweg Trailhead (University and West 3rd, Pella)

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Saturday June, 23rd 2018

  • Southern Iowa Mustang Club Car Show

  • Lake Red Rock
  • South Overlook Park
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641-780-7570
  • Southern Iowa Mustang Club June 23, 2018 car show 9 am - 4 pm
    at South Overlook Park, Red Rock Lake

    This is the 23rd annual show and it is an All Ford Show with many
    Mustang classes.

    Open to the public to come and look at the cars with parking right at the show
    site and food, rest rooms available right there

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

Sunday June, 24th 2018

  • Sunday Social

  • Pleasantville
  • 1185 40th Place
  • Pleasantville
  • Website
  • 2:00 pm - Sunday Social - Play Bags, Wine Education and tastings

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Tuesday June, 26th 2018

  • Show 'N' Go Rides

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Tuesday evening 6:00 - Volksweg Trail Ride (25 miles). Rides begin at Volksweg Trailhead (University and West 3rd Streets, Pella)

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Wednesday June, 27th 2018

  • PTB Adult Spelling Bee

  • Knoxville
  • 107 West Main Street
  • Knoxville
  • Website
  • June 27: PTB Adult Spelling Bee @ 7 pm (Last Wednesdays of the month) (No fee to pay, teams of 4, prizes)

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

Thursday June, 28th 2018

  • Marion County Writers Workshop

  • Knoxville
  • 210 E Robinson St, Knoxville, IA 50138
  • 641.891.2469
  • Website
  • Marion County Writers Workshop

     Marion County Writers Workshop, founded in 2003, exists to inspire writers of all skill levels. The organization, which has no dues or fees, meets weekly at The Nearwood Winery Tasting Room on Thursday evenings at 6:30. Each week a "writer's challenge" is presented on a topic. Call 641.891.2469 for more information. Enjoy coffee, wine, and free water.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Culture & History

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