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January 28, 2011
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Peace Church Senior YF Spaghetti Dinner The Peace Church Senior YF is hosting a Super Spaghetti Dinner at the Peace Church Social Hall, Sunday, February 6th, 10:45am – 1pm. Dinner includes: Lettuce Salad, Spaghetti, Garlic Bread, Dessert, and Drink, for Free Will Donation. Take-Out and Local Deliveries are welcome by calling Peace Church 641-473-2802 the morning of February 6th. All proceeds will be used to help fund the YF Mission Trip to St. Louis in July.

Lincoln Fire Department Omelet Breakfast The Lincoln Fire Department will host their annual Omelet Breakfast on Sunday, February 13, serving from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Lincoln Amvet Hall in Lincoln, Iowa.

Gladbrook Jr. Auxiliary The Gladbrook Jr. Auxiliary will meet on Sat., Feb. 5th, 9:30 at Westbrook Acres to make Valentine ffavors. Chr. are Marilyn Peters, Kim Thompson and Linda Randolph.

Live Healthy Iowa Challenge The Live Healthy Iowa Challenge being sponsored by Gladbrook Fitness and Wellness Center again this year.  Signup has started for the Live Healthy Iowa as the challenge starts January 20th.  Live Healthy Iowa is a 100 day challenge to promote exercise and to engage Iowans in healthy behaviors.  GFWC had a very successful year last year in sponsoring teams and members.  Members of teams pay $20 to register, but the GFWC will re-imburse GFWC members $10 and everyone can get a $5 coupon from HyVee to reduce the cost to $5.  You can go on-line for more information about Live Healthy Iowa at and call Lori at City Hall at 641-473-2582 to get signed up.

Daffodil Orders Daffodil orders are now being taken for the American Cancer Society. Orders will be taken through February 11, 2011. Contact Kay Lowry at (641) 473-2625 to place order or for more information.

Crayon Corner Learning Center Valentine Dinner & Dance Crayon corner Learning Center will hold their Valentine Dinner & Dance on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at the Gladbrook Memorial Building. Social hour starts at 6:00 p.m., dinner at 7:00 p.m., dance will be from 8:00 p.m. to midnight. $15.00 per ticket and may be purchased from preschool kids, staff, and board members.

WOW Group The WOW Group will meet Wednesday, February 2, at 11:30 a.m., at Gladbrook United Methodist Church, to carpool to Stones Restaurant in Marshalltown. In case of bad weather dinner will be at the Uptown Lounge in Gladbrook. Any questions please call Kay Lowry at (641) 473-2625.

Digital Literacy Workshop To be held at the Toledo Public Library Do you want to set up an e-mail account, update your resume, learn to attach a file?  Let us help!  Instructor Sandy Krough from Iowa Works will give individual and personal attention to help you with your computer needs. Dates:  Monday, Feb. 7th 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  and/or Tuesday, Feb. 8th 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Please sign up at the library if you are interested in this valuable class. . Phone 641-484-3362 This workshop is free and open to the public.

RE-Employment Services Orientation Toledo Public Library March 15th, 2011 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Toledo Public Library and Iowa Works will be hosting a Re-Employment Orientation at the library. This is a great workshop for those looking for employment, or wanting a career change. You can learn how to fill out on-line applications, update your resume and prepare for job interviews. Call Sandy @ Iowa Workforce Development @ 641-844-6979 or 800-284-4838 or call the library to sign up 641-484-3362. Please plan three hours for this orientation. Great Opportunity – Free and open to the public!

Siren Testing Garwin Fire Department will test the warning sirens on the 3rd Monday of the month. This will be a year-round policy.

Library Coffee Time Stop in and join us every Friday afternoon at the Gladbrook Public Library at 2 p. m. for coffee and conversation. We might even discuss a book or two. Bring a friend and hopefully brighten your day and ours!! Pat & Karen



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