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Community Events
 
Hartley Community Center's Annual Fundraiser
Date: April 1, 2017

Hartley Community Center's Annual Fundraiser
Saturday, April 1
Doors open at 6 p.m.
Meal served at 7 p.m.
Entertainment to follow
Featuring: Comedian Roger Radley!
Tickets: $60 available at CMI, Klaassen Realty/Sterk Auctions, Schierholz Chiropractic or from any board member. (Helen Kuehl, Alic Mohni, Katen Sadler, Erica Schierholz, Dave Sholly, Ron Sterk, Tiffany Vogt, Jessica Webster, Kenny Kroger, Mgr)

Hartley Community Daycare Spring Carnival
Phone: 712-928-3292
Address: 300 N 8th Ave. W, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: H-M-S High School
Date: April 1, 2017  (9:00am - 2:00pm)

Hartley Community Daycare Spring Carnival
Saturday, April 1
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
HMS High School
Meals served from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Wristbands can be purchased at the door. Wristbands are $15.00 and include a meal. Additional meals can be purchased for $6.00 per person.
Proceeds of this event are going towards a new kitchen at the Daycare.
Thanks for supporting us!
Spring Carnival Flyer

Voting Day for H-M-S Bond Issue
Date: April 4, 2017


Hartley United Methodist Church Preschool Sign-Up
Address: 361 N 8th Ave. W, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: United Methodist Church
Date: April 5, 2017  (5:30pm - 6:30pm)

Hartley United Methodist Church Preschool Sign-Up
Wednesday, April 5th
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Hartley United Methodist Church

Primary Preschool ( 3 yr. olds) is offered on Tuesdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Preschool (4 yr. olds) is offered on Mondays,
Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
An open house will occur at the end of August for you and your child to visit the classroom and meet the teachers.

If you cannot make it on April 5th, please call or email the church office (712-928-2649; humc@tcaexpress.net) for registration information.

Trinity Beef Supper
Address: 140 N 5th Ave. E, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Trinity United Church of Christ
Date: April 5, 2017  (5:30pm - 7:00pm)

Trinity Beef Supper
Wednesday, April 5
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Trinity United Church of Christ
Serving roast beef and all the trimmings.
Everyone welcome!

Hartley Cub Scouts "Scouting For Food" Drive
Address: 130 3rd St. NE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Fiesta Foods
Date: April 8, 2017  (9:00am - 12:00pm)

Hartley Cub Scouts "Scouting For Food" Drive
Saturday, April 8
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Fiesta Foods

The Scouts will have a table set up where residents may drop off non-perishable food items that will be donated to the Upper Des Moines Opportunity food pantry.

National Library Week
Address: 91 1st St. SE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley Public Library
Starts: April 10, 2017
Ends:  April 13, 2017

National Library Week at Hartley Public Library
April 10-13
School children will be invited in for a story and to look at new books.

"Living In Iowa" at Hartley Public Library
Phone: 712-928-2080
Address: 91 1st St. SE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley Public Library
Date: April 12, 2017  (Starts at: 3:00pm)

"Liviing In Iowa"
Wednesday, April 12
3:00 p.m.
Hartley Public Library
Charlene Elyea will take a look at the state of Iowa, one of the most changed landscapes in the nation, when she presents “Living in Iowa”.
What will the future hold? Join us for this thought-provoking presentation.
Call 928-2080 for more information.

American Legion Friday Night Fish Fry
Address: 60 1st St. SE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley American Legion Hall
Date: April 14, 2017  (5:00pm - 7:30pm)

American Legion Friday Night Fish Fry
Friday, April 14
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Hartley American Legion Hall
Adults: $10
Ages 6-12: $7
5 and under eat free.
Fried cod with all the trimmings! Baked potato, coleslaw, French fries, dinner roll, baked beans, ice cream
All proceeds benefit the activities of the American Legion Family Post 288

Easter Egg Hunt
Address: Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Community Memorial Health Center
Date: April 15, 2017  (Starts at: 10:00am)

Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 15
10:00 a.m.
Community Memorial Health Center
(Please park at the Hartley United Methodist Church)
All children ages 0-10 are welcome!
Children will be divided into age brackets with special prizes in each bracket!
Bring your basket or sack to collect eggs!
The Easter Bunny will be here too!
Easter Egg Hunt Poster

Red's Cafe Open for Easter Dinner
Address: Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Red's Cafe
Date: April 16, 2017  (11:00am - 1:00pm)

Red's Cafe Open for Easter Dinner
Sunday, April 16
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Red's Café

Menu will feature a three-meat buffet, salad bar and desserts.
Call 712-928-3324 to make your reservation.

Community RAGBRAI Meeting
Address: 11 S Central Ave., Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: City Hall
Date: April 17, 2017  (Starts at: 7:00pm)

Community RAGBRAI Meeting for anyone interested in being a part
Monday, April 17, 2017
7:00 p.m.
City Hall

Show your town spirit by attending this meeting and supporting our chairman.
Curt Stoltz
Mary Westphalen

RAGBRAI comes thru Hartley on Sunday, July 23

O'Brien County Board of Supervisors Meeting
Address: Primghar, IA 51245  
Location: O'Brien County Courthouse
Date: April 18, 2017  (Starts at: 9:00am)

O'Brien County Board of Supervisors Meeting
Tuesday, April 18
Assembly Room, 1st Floor, O'Brien Co. Courthouse, Primghar

Agenda
9:00 a.m. Approval of Previous Minutes
9:02 a.m. Liquor License Approval – The Hide Out
9:05 a.m. Tony IT & HIPPA Audit
9:15 a.m. Fireworks Permit Paullina Chamber
9:30 a.m. County Engineer
10:00 a.m. Order for recount of HMS Bond Election
11:30 a.m. Rick Hopper DD5
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Hartley Blood Drive
Address: 820 2nd St. NE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley Community Center
Date: April 19, 2017  (12:30pm - 6:00pm)

Hartley Blood Drive
Wednesday, April 19
12:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Hartley Community Center

Schedule a blood donation appointment online at lifeservebloodcenter.org or call (800) 287-4903.
Walk-ins are welcome between scheduled appointments.

O'Brien County Mobile Food Pantry
Address: 140 N 5th Ave. E, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Trinity United Church of Christ
Date: April 19, 2017  (4:00pm - 6:00pm)

O'Brien County Mobile Food Pantry
Wednesday, April 19
4 to 6 p.m.
Trinity United Church of Christ (please enter the building through the east canopy entrance)
A Mobile Food Pantry is a farmers market style food distribution program, targeted toward counties with a need for additional pantry service.
The Mobile Pantry is free and open to the public, and is geared toward individuals in need of food assistance. Attendees are encouraged to bring bags, laundry baskets or boxes to carry their food.

Coloring & Chocolates at the Library
Address: 91 1st St. SE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley Public Library
Date: April 19, 2017  (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Coloring & Chocolates at the Library
Wednesday, April 19
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Come to the library and enjoy some time for yourself! Or bring your friends for a night of coloring and chocolates. Come color a page, or two, or more. Bring your own books and supplies or use the library’s.
It’s easy and fun. Call the Library at 928-2080 for more information.

Program to Highlight Veterans' Benefits
Address: 820 2nd St. NE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley Community Center
Date: April 20, 2017  (Starts at: 5:30pm)

Program to Highlight Veterans' Benefits
Thursday, April 20
Hartley Community Center
5:30 p.m. Doors open
6:00 p.m. Hot catered meal
7:00 p.m. Meeting

The Sanborn and Hartley Funeral Homes are having an informational meeting for men and women who have served in the armed forces. The meeting will discuss special benefits that are available to veterans. It will include speakers from the O'Brien and Osceola County Veterans affairs offices.

Movie Showing at Hartley Public Library
Contact: Hartley Public Library
Phone: 712-928-2080
Address: 91 1st St. SE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley Public Library
Date: April 21, 2017  (Starts at: 7:00pm)

Showing the movie: "Black Stallion" starring Kelly Reno, Mickey Rooney, Teri Garr
Friday, April 21
7 p.m.
Back room of Hartley Public Library

While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion who is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it tragically sinks both he and the horse survive only to be stranded on a desert island. He befriends it, so when finally rescued, both return to his home where they soon meet Henry Dailey, a once-successful trainer. Together they begin training the stallion to race against the fastest horses in the world.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Call 928-2080 for more information.
Free popcorn!!!

Melvin American Legion Post 470 Legion Brunch
Address: Melvin, IA  
Location: Melvin American Legion Community Center
Date: April 23, 2017  (9:00am - 12:30pm)

Melvin American Legion Post 470 Legion Brunch
Sunday, April 23
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Melvin American Legion Community Center

Serving pancakes, French toast, omelets, sausage and drinks.
Free Will Donation
Funds raised to support the Legion and our efforts to support our military.

Spring Clean Up Day
Address: Hartley, IA  
Date: April 24, 2017

Spring Clean Up Day
Monday, April 24


Hartley’s Spring Clean Up Days

* NOTICE – Once the trucks have picked up the refuse on your block they will not return to pick up any more.
* Construction and Demolition material will require the use of a dumpster.
* The City of Hartley will furnish pick up of all refuse with the exception of the following items: Car bodies, Insecticides, Caustic Acids, Dead Animals, Paunch Manure, Septic Waste, Weed Killer, Waste Oil, Paint Thinner, anything toxic, or cans containing paint.
* The City of Hartley will pick up the equivalent of a 2 yard dumpster FREE of charge per residence. Any additional trash will be charged on a pro-rated basis.
* The City will pick up: Old Furniture, Mattresses, etc., if in doubt call the City Clerk’s Office 928- 2240.
* All refuse must be placed at your regular garbage route pick up site.
* Put leaves and brush and trash in 3 separate piles. Trash is to be boxed or bagged.
* Tires will be picked up. You will be billed for the items the City picks up.
* Car or pickup tire $5.00/ea
* Truck tire $14.00
* Tractor tires $30.00
* Tires with rims are an additional $5.00.
* All White goods including non-freon (ranges, clothes washers, water heaters) are $10.00 each
* $5.00 charge each on all computer monitors, printers, and towers. Televisions $15.00
City of Hartley
Phone 928-2240

Community Memorial Health Center Auxilliary Bake Sale and Breakfast
Address: 233 N 8th Ave. W, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Assisted Living Activity Room
Date: April 25, 2017  (8:00am - 10:00am)

Community Memorial Health Center Auxiliary Bake Sale and Breakfast
Tuesday, April 25th
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Assisted Living Activity Room
All proceeds go towards a whirlpool tub.
Free Will Donation
Rolls will also be delivered to area businesses for a donation.

Anyone wishing to donate rolls or bake sale items may bring them to the Assisted Living Monday afternoon, April 24 or before 8 a.m. on Tuesday, April 25.

Between the Covers Book Club
Phone: 928-2080
Address: 91 1st St. SE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley Public Library
Date: April 25, 2017  (Starts at: 7:00pm)

Between the Covers Book Club Members will be discussing "Digging to America" by Anne Tyler
Tuesday, April 25
7:00 p.m.
Hartley Public Library back room

For more information, call the library at 928-2080.

Curb Side Branch Pickup
Contact: City Hall
Phone: 712-928-2240
Address: Hartley, IA  
Date: April 26, 2017

Curb Side Branch Pickup
Last Wednesday of each month: April - October

Chamber Events
 
Hartley Chamber's Boss/Employee Night
Address: Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Meadowbrook Golf & CC
Date: April 26, 2017  (Starts at: 5:00pm)

Hartley Chamber's Boss/Employee Night
Wednesday, April 26
Meadowbrook Golf and Country Club
Starts 5:00 p.m. with meal at 6:00 p.m.
Cost of event is $10/person.
Meal includes pulled pork sandwiches, potato salad, macaroni salad, veggie tray and cookies.
Contact the Chamber office at 928-4278 or email hartleychamber@tcaexpress.net for reservations.
Contact us by Friday, April 21, please.

Community Events
 
Hartley Recycle Day
Date: April 27, 2017

Hartley Recycle Days will be Thursday, April 13, and Thursday, April 27.

Poetry Coffeehouse at Hartley Public Library
Phone: 928-2080
Address: 91 1st St. SE, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Hartley Public Library
Date: April 27, 2017  (Starts at: 7:00pm)

Poetry Coffeehouse at Hartley Public Library
Thursday, April 27
7:00 p.m.
the back room of the library.
Local poets will be reading their original work with open mic time to follow.
Anyone wishing to be on the program should contact the library by calling 928-2080.

Meadowbrook Golf & CC Kick-Off Supper
Phone: 712-728-2060
Address: 3558 Vine Ave,, Hartley, IA 51346  
Location: Meadowbrook Golf & Country Club
Date: April 28, 2017  (6:00pm - 9:00pm)

Meadowbrook Golf & CC Kick-Off Supper
Friday, April 28, 2017
Social 6:00 and meal to follow at 7:00
$25 per person or $40 for couple.
Please call Sherry at 928-3387 or the Clubhouse at 728-2060 for reservation.
This is a great fundraiser to kick off the golfing season!!

Hartley Lions Club Sandbox Fill
Phone: 712-928-2507
Address: Hartley, IA  
Date: April 29, 2017

Hartley Lions Club Sandbox Fill
Saturday, April 29
It's FREE!

Contact Shirley at 712-928-2507. Please leave your name, address, and phone number.

May City Firemen's Annual Breakfast
Address: May City, IA  
Location: May City Fire Station
Date: April 30, 2017  (9:00am - 1:00pm)

May City Firemen's Annual Pancake, French Toast, Eggs, & Sausage Breakfast
Sunday, April 30
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
May City Fire Station
Free Will Donation