Prairie Burn 100 Returns with Live Music and Exciting Updates for 2024 Event

Grinnell, Iowa – The Prairie Burn 100 gravel bike ride and 5K fun run are set to return on Saturday, June 8, 2024, starting from Central Park in Grinnell. This annual event, organized by Imagine Grinnell, a nonprofit dedicated to promoting health and sustainability initiatives, promises an exciting day of outdoor activities for all ages. […]

Summer Street Park Clean-Up and Community Day Set for Saturday, May 4

A group of community members and organizations is revitalizing the annual tradition of a spring clean-up at Summer Street Park in Grinnell. Previously hosted by the Poweshiek County Soil & Water Conservation District as part of their Bear Creek watershed revitalization project, the Summer Street Park clean-up has not been held in five years or […]

E CYCLE – Electronic Recycling Event

If you’ve got old TVs, phones, computers, gaming systems and more that you aren’t using, bring them to the E-Cycle event this Saturday April 20th from 8 AM – Noon at 2021 6th Ave. This event is a partnership between MCG – Mahaska Communication Group, Imagine Grinnell Foundation, Bayer Crop Science and Grinnell College. To […]

Grinnell Farmers Market Opens Vendor Application for 2024 Season

GRINNELL, IA – The Grinnell Farmers Market has opened its application process for the 2024 season! Market will kick off Thursday, May 9 from 3-6 PM and Saturday, May 11 from 10 AM-Noon and will run until October 17 and 19 at the corner of Fourth Ave & Broad Street, around Central Park. Vendors interested […]

UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Hosts Blood Drive, January 24, 2

Donations today can save lives tomorrow. (GRINNELL, Iowa – December 27, 2023) – UnityPoint Health® – Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) is partnering with LifeServe Blood Center to host a blood drive on Wednesday, January 24, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The LifeServe blood drive will take place in GRMC’s Tomasek Conference Room on the first […]

Grinnell College Grant O. Gale Observatory to hold open house April 27

GRINNELL, Iowa — The moon and the Orion Nebula will be the featured celestial objects at an open house at Grinnell College’s Grant O. Gale Observatory on Thursday, April 27 at 8:30 PM.  Robert Cadmus, professor emeritus of physics, will lead the free, public observation.  If the weather is cloudy, the program will consist of computer imaging […]

Join the PWA Fitness Center Family

Membership Special Available Until January 9 (GRINNELL, Iowa – December 21, 2022) The UnityPoint Health® – Grinnell Paul W. Ahrens (PWA) Fitness Center at Postels Community Health Park is waiving the $25 annual membership fee to individuals joining the fitness center between now and Monday, January 9, 2023.  From fitness newcomer or veteran – the PWA Fitness Center family is here to […]