immunizationsAll clinics will be held on a first come first served basis. En las clínicas se los van a atender a los clientes en el orden que vienen.

Questions- call 800-435-3454 Preguntas? Llame a 800-435-3454

Sioux Center

New Life Reformed Church Daniel Room, 232 16th St. S.E. 10:00-2:00p.m

Tuesday, May 13


Rock Valley

Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 2020 8th St. S.E. 10:00-2:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 27


Orange City

PublicHealthBuilding, 211 Central Ave. S.E. 1:00-5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, June 11



Christian Reformed Church, 1515 16th St. 1:00-5:30p.m.

Wednesday, June 25



1:00-5:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 17 – NOTE change of location for this clinic only – American State Bank, 624 Main St.

There will be a 80th Birthday Open House for Betty Jasper from Orange City, Iowa this Saturday, April 12 from 2:00 to 4pm at the American Reformed Church basement at 407 Albany Ave of Orange City.

Join the Sioux County Oratorio Chorus for its upcoming performance of Beethoven’s Mass in C Major on Saturday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel at Northwestern College.

Sung in Latin, this great work incorporates choir, four professional soloists and chamber orchestra in a dramatic and moving setting of the Roman Catholic liturgy.  Under the baton of Dr. Thomas Holm, professor of music at Northwestern College, SCOC has recently presented such masterworks as Handel’s Messiah, Bach’s St. John Passion, and Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms.

Do not miss this opportunity to hear a grand mass of one classical music’s greatest masters!  Tickets for adults are $8 in advance/$10 at the door and $5 for students.  Tickets can be purchased at Northwestern’s box office or the Dove Bookstore in Orange City, at True Vine or the Dordt music office in Sioux Center, and in Sheldon at Touch of Hope.

March 20, 2014 - 2:37 pm - Posted in Community Calendar

moneyCouponing 101 with the Crazy Coupon Lady of Orange City! At the Hospers Public Library Tuesday April 29 at 6:00 p.m.  Join us for this class presented by the Crazy Coupon Lady of Orange City.  Learn all about couponing in today’s world, where to find them and how to use them as well as many other things.  Please register at the Hospers Library or email or on the Crazy Coupon Lady’s facebook page.

March 19, 2014 - 11:05 am - Posted in Community Calendar


It’s another week with international musicians! Journey through the music of the Mediterranean with Baladino, a fresh Israeli world music ensemble. Hear centuries-old melodies and revel in sounds carried from Spain, Eastern Europe, Turkey and Arabic countries to the cultural melting pot that is Israel.

The schedule:
Monday March 24: Fruited Plain Cafe. 7:30pm. $2 cover
Tuesday, March 25: NWC Chapel 6:30-7:30 pm. Free to NWC community, general public: $6.
Wed March 26: Old Factory Coffee Shop, 7:30pm. $2 cover
FRIDAY MARCH 28: NWC Chapel, 7:30pm, public performance, $10 adults and $7 students, at Dove & at the door.
Sign up to win a FREE ticket to Baladino at the Orange City EXPO March 25 & 26, at the NW Iowa Tobacco Free Coalition booth!
They’re a talented group of musicians, led by Yonnie Dror, who plays 30 wind instruments, including violin, soprano sax, duduk, ney & ram’s horn. In this 23-second video, Yonnie makes a flute out of a Baladino poster and plays it!
March 18, 2014 - 2:17 pm - Posted in Community Calendar

western logoA special informational meeting for friends of Western Christian High School regarding potential enhancements to Western that will create a better learning, performing and spiritual environment will be held on Thursday, March 27, in the old gym at Western Christian at 7 p.m.

ORANGE CITY, IA. – Orange City Tulip Festival’s annual Dutch costume exchange is set for Wednesday, April 2, 2014. The event will take place from 2:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Iowa State Bank basement, located at 105 Albany Avenue SE in Orange City.

Individuals interested in selling Dutch costumes can bring them to the Orange City Chamber/Tulip Festival office, located at 509 8th Street SE, on March 31 and April 1. Sellers should determine the price of their costumes, and are asked to print and fill out the seller’s form found on the festival website at Please note that only authentic Dutch costumes will be accepted for the exchange.

A variety of costumes will be available for purchase for children and adults.

Questions about the Dutch costume exchange can be directed to Juliana Pennings at 707-4510.

Orange City’s 74th Annual Tulip Festival will take place on May 15, 16, and 17. For more information, visit


March 14, 2014 - 11:23 am - Posted in Community Calendar, News

Upper Des Moines Opportunity is  offering free information about the Affordable Care Act.

On Thursday, March 20, from 9:00 AM – 12 noon, Joy Janachovsky, UDMO ACA Marketplace Specialist, will be on hand at the Upper Des Moines Opportunity Office in Sibley to assist those interested in (or curious about) the program.  No pre-registration is necessary, and assistance will take place on a come-and-go basis.

Information is targeted at individuals who are uninsured or underinsured, and who need help determining what their options are before the March 31st deadline, or how it might affect them if they fail to meet that deadline.

While a Marketplace Specialist cannot input your data or tell you which plan to choose, she can discuss with you whether you might benefit from a referral to a program Navigator, offer samples of the forms you would need to fill out, and help you find information about the benefits that are available.

We hope many will take advantage of this opportunity to gain one-on-one, free information about the Affordable Care Act.

March 14, 2014 - 10:42 am - Posted in Community Calendar

Ireton Christian School invites you to their 16th annual Bluegrass Gospel Concert.

The event takes place Saturday, March 29, 2014 at the B J Haan Auditorium in Sioux Center, IA.  This year’s celebration will, again, feature an afternoon show at 2:30 pm and an evening show at 7:00 pm.

We are please to present Link Union and The Mountain Lake Gospel Singers.

Link Union

Americana Roots permeate this eight member acoustic band… LINK UNION provides a musical experience of true Americana music, combining folk, rhythm & blues, jazz, swing and gospel new grass.

Since 2002 this multi-award-winning band has performed in over two-thousand venues across the United States and Canada entertaining thousands with their fusion of old time musical instruments and stunning vocals… emerging with a fresh new style.

Whether it’s a tribute to the veterans, a traditional bluegrass or Gospel tune or some hot instrumental work, you can be assured that the band and the audience will be moved by the music and the message to be of good cheer, press forward and enjoy this life we have been given.

Mountain Lake Gospel Singers

The Mountain Lake Gospel Singers are a bluegrass band with family being the main focus.  Brother and sister, Larry and Judy grew up on a farm near Mapelton, MN and began singing at an early age.  Since then, their spouses and kids have joined them on their adventure and have been performing together for 20 years.  It is not only the adults that enjoy performing, the Moutain Lake Gospel Singers also travel with eight grandchildren who take part in the show a well.  Be sure to listen up for Larry’s jokes and stories throughout the show, he’s quite the comedian.  This family truely enjoys performing and always looks forward to meeting and getting to know new people, so get ready for a fun-filled time of family entertainment.
Don’t miss this unique, toe-tapping event!  Advanced tickets for the concert can be purchased at Iowa State Bank in Ireton, In-Weave in Hawarden, A Touch of Class in Sioux Center, and Ireton Christian School, or tickets can be purchased at the door.  For more information, contact Ireton Christian School at (712) 278-2245 or visit their website at

March 13, 2014 - 12:49 pm - Posted in Community Calendar

AtlasOn May 22 the you are invited to the B. J. Haan Auditorium at Dordt College to hear nationally recognized speaker and author Dr. Mark Laaser as he addresses the growing challenges related to pornography and sexual addiction confronting our families today. Human service professionals and pastors in Northwest Iowa are reporting that pornography use and sexual addiction is becoming a significant threat to our children and marriages in our local churches and neighborhoods. Dr. Laaser is the founder and director of Faithful and True, a Christian ministry designed to help men and women find freedom from sexual addiction and pornography. Dr. Laaser has been a sought after authority and speaker at various national Christian conferences across the United States. Pastors, youth workers, coaches, mental health and school counselors, educators, and parents are encouraged to attend. Pre-registration is required. For more information and to register please go to