Funeral services for Gerald Lee Simmons, 79, of Guthrie Center, will be Wednesday at 10 am at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Guthrie Center. Burial will be in the Bear Grove Cemetery near Guthrie Center. Visitation with the family present will be Tuesday from 5 pm to 7 pm at the Twigg Funeral Home in Guthrie Center. Online condolences may be left for the family at twiggfuneralhome.com. Survivors include: Wife, Betty. Children, Leroy Simmons of Casey, David Simmons of Guthrie Center, Teresa Kipp of Yale and Raymond Simmons of Guthrie Center. 7 grandchildren.
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9:00 am Perry Public Library Lifelong Le...
Perry Public Library Lifelong Le...
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am
The Perry Public Library Lifelong Learners Coffee will hold it’s April meeting on Monday, April 24th at 9:00am at the Library. Connie Klug from the Dallas County Extension Master Gardener’s program will discuss Container Gardening. Coffee will be served and everyone is welcome.
7:00 pm All Iowa Reads Book Discussion
All Iowa Reads Book Discussion
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm
The Perry Library will participate in the Iowa Center for the Book’s All Iowa Reads endeavor with a community-wide book discussion, Tuesday, April 25, at 7:00 p.m., in the library large meeting room. The library is sponsoring discussion of the 2017 title, Bottomland by native Iowan Michelle Hoover. Books are available now to check out or to purchase at the library. Guest discussion facilitator is George Minot, of Iowa City. For more information, call the library: 515-465-3569.
all-day Book Sale in Jefferson
Book Sale in Jefferson
Apr 27 – Apr 29 all-day
The Friends of the Jefferson Library Spring Book Sale will be held from April 27th through April 29th in the basement meeting room of the library. They will have used books dvds, cds, games, puzzles and teacher educational materials available. Admission is free to the book sale and it is open to the public. The book sale will take place during regular library hours.
8:00 am Iowa Arboretum Run for the Trees
Iowa Arboretum Run for the Trees
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am
The Iowa Arboretum Run for the Trees will be held Saturday, April 29, 2017 8:00 a.m. at the Arboretum, 1875 Peach Avenue in Madrid. This will be a 5K or 1 mi. Family Walk/Run on well-maintained trails to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate Arbor Day. A variety of Arbor Day activities will follow the race. For more information, call 515-795-3216 or go to www.iowaarboretum.org