Funeral services for Orville Nelson, 91, of West Des Moines, will be Saturday at 10:30 am at the McCalley Funeral Home in Adel. Burial of his cremains will be in the Oakdale Cemetery at a later date. Visitation with the family will be one hour prior to the services. Memorials may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences may be left for the family at mccalleyfuneralhome.com. Survivors include: Wife, Marjorie. Children, Carol Nelson of Dallas, Texas, Mary Guthrie of Shoreview, Minnesota and Mike Nelson of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Step-children, Ron Myers of West Des Moines, Keith Myers of Clive and Jack Myers of Sheldon. Several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
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11:00 am Salad Luncheon in Jefferson
Salad Luncheon in Jefferson
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Greene County Medical Center Auxiliary will host it’s 2nd annual salad luncheon today. Auxilians will prepare and serve the salads to attendees at Clover Hall in Jefferson, from 11 am to 1 pm. Take outs are available. Tickets are $6 and available from any Auxiliary member or in the Gift Garden of the medical center. Raffle tickets are also available with a chance to win a variety of donated items.
11:30 am Churdan Adult Activity Club Meeting
Churdan Adult Activity Club Meeting
Sep 19 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
The Churdan Adult Activity Club will meet today at 11:30 am at the Churdan Cafe for a dutch treat meal. If you plan to attend, please let Keith Wright know by Monday, September 18th.
1:00 pm Perry Library Monthly Book Club
Perry Library Monthly Book Club
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Perry Public Library Monthly Book Club will meet today at 1 pm in the Clarion Room of the Security Bank Building, at 1102 Willis Avenue. The selected title is “The Zookeepers Wife”, by Diane Ackerman. Books are available at the library and all interested readers are invited. For more information, call Mary Murphy at the library at 515-465-3569.
2:00 pm Fall Fashion Show
Fall Fashion Show
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm
Spring Valley Campus in Perry will host the Cindy’s Boutique Fall Fashion Show at Spring Valley, 501 12th Street in Perry, on Wednesday, September 20th at 2:00 pm. There will be Drawings, and Refreshments will be served. Every purchase will receive a 10% discount.
12:00 am Day Out With Thomas
Day Out With Thomas
Sep 22 @ 12:00 am – Sep 24 @ 12:00 am
Day Out With Thomas is an event that offers families an opportunity to take a ride with Thomas the Tank storybook Engine at the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad, on on September 22, 23 and 24. In addition to a 25 minute ride behind Thomas, activities include access to the Imagination Station, live music, a magic show, videos, storytelling, trolley rides, museum access, the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, and more. For more information, call 1-800-626-0319 or visit www.bsvrr.com.