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County Events
 
Cherokee Community Theatre Presents "Love, Loss, and What I Wore"
Phone: 712-225-4440
Address: 530 W Bluff St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Cherokee Community Center
Date: October 1, 2016  (Starts at: 7:30pm)

September 30-October 1 & October 7-8 at 7:30 PM

October 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM



"Love, Loss, and What I Wore"

By Nora & Delia Ephron



Funny, poignant, compulsively entertaining.



Season Ticket holders may reserve beginning September 12. General public reservations open September 19. The Box Office opens September 19. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 4:30-6:30 PM.



Call 712-225-4440 or visit cherokeect.org to reserve today!



*Tickets must be picked up during regular box office hours and no later than 30 minutes prior to show times or the unpaid reservation may be released for sale. Season Tickets must be presented at the time of purchase or another form of payment will be required.


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Cherokee Community Theatre Presents "Love, Loss, and What I Wore"
Phone: 712-225-4440
Address: 530 W Bluff St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Cherokee Community Center
Date: October 2, 2016  (Starts at: 2:00pm)

September 30-October 1 & October 7-8 at 7:30 PM

October 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM



"Love, Loss, and What I Wore"

By Nora & Delia Ephron



Funny, poignant, compulsively entertaining.



Season Ticket holders may reserve beginning September 12. General public reservations open September 19. The Box Office opens September 19. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 4:30-6:30 PM.



Call 712-225-4440 or visit cherokeect.org to reserve today!



*Tickets must be picked up during regular box office hours and no later than 30 minutes prior to show times or the unpaid reservation may be released for sale. Season Tickets must be presented at the time of purchase or another form of payment will be required.


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O.W.L.S (Older, Wiser, and Livelier Souls) Pollination
Contact: 
Phone: 712-225-6709
Address: 629 River Road, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Date: October 5, 2016  (Starts at: 2:00pm)

This program is geared towards adults and includes baked good and a drink. Program beings at 2:00 PM at the CCCB office at 629 River Road. Registration is required by October 3rd. Program will be cancelled due to lack of participants.


Click here to register for this event.

Cherokee Community Theatre Presents "Love, Loss, and What I Wore"
Phone: 712-225-4440
Address: 530 W Bluff St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Cherokee Community Center
Date: October 7, 2016  (Starts at: 7:30pm)

September 30-October 1 & October 7-8 at 7:30 PM

October 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM



"Love, Loss, and What I Wore"

By Nora & Delia Ephron



Funny, poignant, compulsively entertaining.



Season Ticket holders may reserve beginning September 12. General public reservations open September 19. The Box Office opens September 19. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 4:30-6:30 PM.



Call 712-225-4440 or visit cherokeect.org to reserve today!



*Tickets must be picked up during regular box office hours and no later than 30 minutes prior to show times or the unpaid reservation may be released for sale. Season Tickets must be presented at the time of purchase or another form of payment will be required.


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7th Annual Kandy Korn Festival
Address: 319 N Main St, Marcus, IA 51035  
Location: Marcus Community Center
Date: October 8, 2016  (9:00am - 1:00pm)

Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 9 AM - 1 PM at the Marcus Community Center.



Come shop with your favorite local vendors and craftsmen! Bake sale and meal available!



Fall Fun Shoot
Contact: Cherokee Chamber of Commerce  
Phone: 712-225-6414
Address: 6335 Hwy 31, Washta, IA 51061  
Location: Hidden Acres Skeet Range
Date: October 8, 2016  (Starts at: 10:00am)

$20 per person, 8 teams of 5 people



Lunch provided for participants, and there will be lunch stands on site for spectators.



Call the Chamber Office to register your team! 712-225-6414


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Sanford Museum - Pete Grady - U.S. Grant
Address: 117 E Will St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Sanford Museum
Date: October 8, 2016  (7:30pm - 8:30pm)

Pete Grady - U. S. Grant: Ulysses S. Grant comes to life in this informative, humorous and touching portrayal.



Cherokee Community Theatre Presents "Love, Loss, and What I Wore"
Phone: 712-225-4440
Address: 530 W Bluff St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Cherokee Community Center
Date: October 8, 2016  (Starts at: 7:30pm)

September 30-October 1 & October 7-8 at 7:30 PM

October 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM



"Love, Loss, and What I Wore"

By Nora & Delia Ephron



Funny, poignant, compulsively entertaining.



Season Ticket holders may reserve beginning September 12. General public reservations open September 19. The Box Office opens September 19. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 4:30-6:30 PM.



Call 712-225-4440 or visit cherokeect.org to reserve today!



*Tickets must be picked up during regular box office hours and no later than 30 minutes prior to show times or the unpaid reservation may be released for sale. Season Tickets must be presented at the time of purchase or another form of payment will be required.


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Cherokee Community Theatre Presents "Love, Loss, and What I Wore"
Phone: 712-225-4440
Address: 530 W Bluff St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Cherokee Community Center
Date: October 9, 2016  (Starts at: 2:00pm)

September 30-October 1 & October 7-8 at 7:30 PM

October 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM



"Love, Loss, and What I Wore"

By Nora & Delia Ephron



Funny, poignant, compulsively entertaining.



Season Ticket holders may reserve beginning September 12. General public reservations open September 19. The Box Office opens September 19. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 4:30-6:30 PM.



Call 712-225-4440 or visit cherokeect.org to reserve today!



*Tickets must be picked up during regular box office hours and no later than 30 minutes prior to show times or the unpaid reservation may be released for sale. Season Tickets must be presented at the time of purchase or another form of payment will be required.


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TTT Soup Supper
Address: Cherokee, IA  
Location: St. Paul's United Methodist Church
Date: October 10, 2016  (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

TTT will be hosting a soup supper fundraiser at St, Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee.



They will be serving chili and chicken noodle soup.



The cost is $6.00 per person.



Good Times Place- Pot Luck
Contact: Karen Thompson  
Address: 530 W Bluff, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Cherokee Community Center- Upper Level
Date: October 13, 2016  (Starts at: 12:00pm)

Good Times Place hosts a Pot Luck every 2nd Thursday of the month. At the Cherokee Community Center- Upper Level at Noon.

Customer Service Training
Contact: Cherokee Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 712-225-6414
Address: 200 Victory Drive, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: WITCC
Date: October 14, 2016

David Aaker will be training for a Customer Service Training for Cherokee County Businesses on Friday, October 14. This will be held at WITCC. Time is to be announced!



Shoptoberfest Vendor/Craft Fair
Address: 412 E. 3rd St, Meriden, IA 51037  
Location: Meriden Evangelical FREE Church
Date: October 15, 2016  (9:00am - 1:00pm)

Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 9 AM - 1 PM at the Meriden Free Evangelical Church.



Rolls/Coffee served from 9-10 AM.



Proceeds go to MEFC MOPS



11th Annual Haunted House - Grand Meadow Heritage Center
Address: 6306 D Ave, Washta, IA 51061  
Date: October 15, 2016  (7:00pm - 11:00pm)

3 Story Haunted House or Creepy Basement of Museum



October 15, 22, 28, 29 from 7:00PM to 11:00PM.



$5 for Haunted House (either building for $5) & Hay Ride

$3 for Kid's Crafts, Hay Ride & Kiddie Train



Concessions Available



From Marcus: 15 miles south on L36

From Hinton: 25 miles east on C60 and 2 miles south on L36

From Quimby: 9 miles west on C60 and 2 miles south on L36

From Correctionville: 9 miles north on L36

 



Halloween Hike at Silver Sioux
Contact: 
Phone: 712-225-6709
Address: Cherokee, IA  
Location: Silver Sioux
Date: October 15, 2016  (Starts at: 7:00pm)

Activities begin in the barn at 7:00pm and include pumpkin decorating and pumpkin games. The haunted trail opens at dark and will remain open until the last group has gone through. Come early to trick-or-treat in the campground! Costumes and campsite decorating are encouraged. Camp for free on Saturday evening if you pass out candy Saturday night.



11th Annual Haunted House - Grand Meadow Heritage Center
Address: 6306 D Ave, Washta, IA 51061  
Date: October 22, 2016  (7:00pm - 11:00pm)

3 Story Haunted House or Creepy Basement of Museum



October 15, 22, 28, 29 from 7:00PM to 11:00PM.



$5 for Haunted House (either building for $5) & Hay Ride

$3 for Kid's Crafts, Hay Ride & Kiddie Train



Concessions Available



From Marcus: 15 miles south on L36

From Hinton: 25 miles east on C60 and 2 miles south on L36

From Quimby: 9 miles west on C60 and 2 miles south on L36

From Correctionville: 9 miles north on L36

 



Memorial Presbyterian Omlet Brunch & Country Store & Make Sale
Address: 127 E Willow Street, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Memorial Presbyterian Church
Date: October 23, 2016  (11:00am - 1:00pm)


Sanford Museum - Coffee with the Curators
Address: 117 E Willow St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Sanford Museum
Date: October 25, 2016  (Starts at: 10:00am)


Dad's Belgian Waffles
Address: Cherokee, IA  
Location: Trinity Lutheran Church
Date: October 27, 2016  (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

Trinity Lutheran Church is sponsoring a fundraiser featuring



Dad's Belgian Waffles



They will be serving from 5pm-7pm



Stuffed Pork Chop Meal
Phone: 712-434-5498
Address: 601 Valor Rd, Aurelia, IA 51005  
Location: Aurelia Golf Course
Date: October 28, 2016  (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

The Aurelia Golf Club is pleased to present a stuffed pork chop dinner on Friday, 10/28 from 5-7. Meal includes stuffed pork chop, baked potato and vegetable for $8.50



Serving meals from 5-7 PM. $1.00 drink specials good all night.



Everyone is welcome to attend this great event.



 



11th Annual Haunted House - Grand Meadow Heritage Center
Address: 6306 D Ave, Washta, IA 51061  
Date: October 28, 2016  (7:00pm - 11:00pm)

3 Story Haunted House or Creepy Basement of Museum



October 15, 22, 28, 29 from 7:00PM to 11:00PM.



$5 for Haunted House (either building for $5) & Hay Ride

$3 for Kid's Crafts, Hay Ride & Kiddie Train



Concessions Available



From Marcus: 15 miles south on L36

From Hinton: 25 miles east on C60 and 2 miles south on L36

From Quimby: 9 miles west on C60 and 2 miles south on L36

From Correctionville: 9 miles north on L36

 



Children's Trick or Treat Parade through Downtown Cherokee
Contact: Cherokee Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 712-225-6414
Address: Cherokee, IA  
Date: October 29, 2016

Starts at the Cherokee Fire Station

Aurelia Harvest Hoopla
Address: 235 Main St, Aurelia 51005  
Location: Aurelia Community Center/Main Street
Date: October 29, 2016  (3:30pm - 5:30pm)

There will be the Little Spooks House activites at the Aurelia Community Center for the kids from 3:30pm-4:30pm, with spooktacular crafts and games!



This year the Trunk-or-Treat trunks will be backed up to the side walks of Main Street for your little ones to parade their costumes along Main, while Trunk-or-Treating up and down the street! There will also be secret judges during that time judging for the scariest, most creative and funniest costumes! The best Trunk-or-Treat vehicle recevies a prize as well! (Let Friends of Aurelia know if you are interested in having a vehicle in the line up! The more the better!)



Mud on Wheels will be set up in the parking lot of the Community Center and there will also be a bake sale in the Community Center!

 



11th Annual Haunted House - Grand Meadow Heritage Center
Address: 6306 D Ave, Washta, IA 51061  
Date: October 29, 2016  (7:00pm - 11:00pm)

3 Story Haunted House or Creepy Basement of Museum



October 15, 22, 28, 29 from 7:00PM to 11:00PM.



$5 for Haunted House (either building for $5) & Hay Ride

$3 for Kid's Crafts, Hay Ride & Kiddie Train



Concessions Available



From Marcus: 15 miles south on L36

From Hinton: 25 miles east on C60 and 2 miles south on L36

From Quimby: 9 miles west on C60 and 2 miles south on L36

From Correctionville: 9 miles north on L36

 



Monster Mash Costume Dance
Address: Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Brightside Lounge
Date: October 29, 2016  (8:00pm - 11:00am)

The Brightside Lounge will be the site of a costume dance and fundraiser for the Cherokee Jazz and Blues Festival.



Cost is $10 a person. There will be prizes for Best Costumes. There will be fun surprises and a chance to dance with Frankenstien and his Bride!



Sanford Museum - Public Planetarium Show
Address: 117 E Willow St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Sanford Museum
Date: October 30, 2016  (Starts at: 2:00pm)

There is a public planetarium show every month on the last Sunday. The porgram takes 45 min to an hour. Everyone is welcome. Stop in and see the starts with us!



Careage Hills Halloween Trick or Treating
Address: 725 N 2nd St, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: Careage Hills Nursing Home
Date: October 31, 2016  (5:30pm - 7:00pm)

Open to the Public! Monday, October 31st from 5:30-7:00PM.



Come for a trick or a yummy treat, our residents can't wait to see you!



Tirck or Treating at the Gardens
Phone: 712-225-2999
Address: 1610 Hwy 3, Cherokee, IA 51012  
Location: The Gardens
Date: October 31, 2016  (6:00pm - 7:30pm)

Come Trick or Treating this Halloween at the Gardens. It's a fun and safe environment for the kids!