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October 2017

Calendar Events
Adult Prom
Contact: Melissa Remme State Farm Insurance  
Phone: 712-324-3012
Address: Sheldon, IA 51201  
Location: Crossroads Pavilion Event Center
Starts: September 15, 2017
Ends:  November 4, 2017
Time: (Begins at: 8:00pm)

Adult Prom tickets are for sale today at Cooks/Langers and our office! $20 each, cash only, 21+. 

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Shop with a Cop Program


Coats for Kids Collection
Contact: Paul Van Maren
Address: 511 3rd Ave, Sheldon, IA 51201  
Location: bubbles dry cleaning and laundromat / bee kleen linen and Uniform Service/JRP Pr
Starts: September 25, 2017
Ends:  October 27, 2017

Please drop off new or gently used coats for distribution on November 4, 2017.

Sheldon United Fund Drive
Starts: October 2, 2017
Ends:  December 31, 2017

Sheldon United Fund dates are October 2 - December 31, 2017. Goal is $31,000. Donations may be left at any of the 5 designated locations, Citizens State Bank, Iowa State Bank, Peoples Bank, Northwestern Bank, & North Star Community Credit Union in Sheldon or sent to PO Box 41, Sheldon, IA 51201. Thank you for your donations!

PINK OUT-O'Brien County Relay for Life
Date: October 23, 2017

Relay for Life of O'Brien County Presents:  O'Brien County-Pink Out Monday, October 23 

October is breast cancer awareness month so we want to join the community to wear pink to show our support for ANYONE affected by cancer.

How you can support: Wear your PINK or decorate and send group pictures to and we will post on Relay For Life of O'Brien County 

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Quickbooks Training Offered at Northwest Iowa Community College Level 2
Contact: Twyla Vogel  
Phone: (712)324-5061 or (800) 352-490
Address: 603 W Park Street, Sheldon, IA 51201  
Location: Northwest Iowa Community College Room 427D
Date: October 23, 2017  (6:00pm - 9:00pm)

Learn more about Quickbooks and how it can help your business, from organizing your finances to easing tax time stress. We will provide a fast, easy way to learn QuickBooks. The Level 1 course will be 5 sessions on Mondays, September 11 to October 9 from 6:00 – 9:00pm at Northwest Iowa Community College in Room 427D, Section #56759, Topics include: introducing QuickBooks Pro, creating a company, working with vendors, working with customers, and banking with Quickbooks. The Level 2 course topics include: dealing with physical inventory, using quickbooks for payroll, working with estimates and time tracking, working with balance sheet accounts and budgets, and correcting and customizing in Quickbooks. The Level 2 course will be held on Mondays from October 16 to November 13 from 6:00 – 9:00pm at Northwest Iowa Community College in Room 427D, Section #56762.The cost for taking both courses is $419 (section #52172), if taking only one course, the cost is $229 for each. Sheila Drenkow will be the instructor. Sheila is a Certified Public Accountant with a Master of Arts Degree in Accounting and Financial Management and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting. She is a full-time instructor at Northwest Iowa Community College and works part-time as an accountant for a local accounting firm during tax season. A Quickbooks 2015 textbook and trial software is included in the cost. To register, call Northwest Iowa Community College at 712-324-5061 or 800-352-4907 and ask for Continuing Education.

Knit and Chat
Contact: Robin Haack  
Phone: 712-230-0120
Address: 2501 E. 6th Street, Sheldon, IA 51201  
Location: Fieldcrest Mezzanine
Date: October 23, 2017  (6:30pm - 8:00pm)

Come, chat, and work on any type of handiwork with others.  All skill levels are welcome.  Every Monday.

Beyond Crayons Adult Coloring at Sheldon Library
Phone: 712-324-2442
Address: 925 4th Ave, Sheldon, IA 51201  
Location: Sheldon Public Library
Date: October 23, 2017  (6:30pm - 7:45pm)

All High School to Adults are welcome