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Little Acorns - A New Kid-Centric Non-Profit! | GRADES 1-8

October 1

Event ForK-12 Students
OrganizationLittle Acorns
ContactElise Pederson and Marlaina Lightkeeper
Emailgreatoaksfromlittleacorns@gmail.com
Phone6124322394
A new Pella based non-profit organization, Little Acorns, has been created. This kid-centric group will encourage and recruit young people in the area to participate in service projects and activities to better our community. Lead by 8th grader, Marlaina Lightkeeper.

Pella Public Library - Tinker Tuesdays | GRADES 1-5

February 7, 4:00 pm

LocationPella Public Library , 603 Main St.
Event ForGrades 1 -5
Costfree
OrganizationPella Public Library
ContactKatie Dreyer
Emailkdreyer@cityofpella.com
Phone6416284268
This program is for kids in grades 1-5. Each month's activities will be STEAM-focused with a little fun added in! Program is held at the Pella Public Library Meeting Room.

BridgeWhiz Improves Your Mind | GRADES 4-12

January 17, 4:00 pm

Location0nline
Event ForStudents grades 4-12
CostFREE
OrganizationACBL Educational Foundation
ContactAlbert Bender
Emailalbert.bender@bridgewhiz.org
Phone9196074515
BridgeWhiz is a FREE online course designed to teach students in grades 4 through 12 the mind-building challenge, great fun, and competitive excitement of contract bridge, which will nurture your child’s team and individual competitive spirit. Build social skills. And enhance deductive reasoning .

Families First Newsletter | ALL AGES

December 31

Event ForAll PCSD families
OrganizationFamilies First
ContactAllison Kerndt
Emailfamiliesfirst94@gmail.com
Phone16417805741
The Families First newsletter provides information about Families First events, local family-friendly events, and parenting topics.

Marion County 4-H Winter Activities | GRADES K-8

December 28

LocationMarion County Extension Office- Knoxville
Event ForK-8th
Cost$5
OrganizationMarion County 4-H
ContactAshtin Wells
Emailashtinw@iastate.edu
Phone641-842-2014
We are hosting two camps. One STEM camp for K-3rd and one Drone camp for 4th-8th. These are two day camps. The Drone camp is December 28-29 from 8am-12pm and K-3rd camp is December 28-29 from 1pm-4:30pm. Check out our flyer for more information or call the Extension Office at 641-842-2014.

BridgeWhiz Mindsport | GRADES 4-12

December 17, 4:00 pm

LocationOnline
Event ForGrades 4-12
CostFree
OrganizationACBL Educational Foundation 58-1733600
ContactAlbert Bender
Emailalbert.bender@bridgewhiz.org
Phone19196074515
BridgeWhiz is a FREE online course. Classes are once per week for 8-weeks. Mutiple class times are available to select from. Classes are accessed from a tablet or PC using a standard browser.

Pella Children's Choir - Fall Semester | GRADES 1-6

December 10, 6:00 pm

LocationPella Middle School
Event For1st-6th Grades
Cost$50
OrganizationIowa Youth Chorus
ContactJoseph Tangen
Emailtangenjb@gmail.com
Phone507-350-4787
Children will work on proper singing technique, reading music, and perform a variety of styles of choral music. The Pella Children’s Choir has local performances as well as performances in the Metro area with the other Iowa Youth Chorus groups.

Dodgeball Tournament | GRADES KG-ADULT

December 10, 6:00 pm

LocationSmash Park Pella
Event ForKindergarten and Up
Cost30
OrganizationSmash Park Pella, Bobbi Slagter
ContactBobbi Slagter
Emailbobbi.slagter@smashpark.com
Phone6417809534
3 Divisions:
Kindergarden-4th Grade
5th grade-8th Grade
9th grade- ADULTS

Come on out for this fun event. Gather teams of 6 or contact me if you need a team.

Dodgeball Tournament | GRADES KG-ADULT

December 10, 6:00 pm

LocationSmash Park Pella
Event ForKindergarten and Up
Cost$5
OrganizationSmash Park Pella, Bobbi Slagter
ContactBobbi Slagter
Emailbobbi.slagter@smashpark.com
Phone6417809534
Dodgeball Tournament
Sign up Individually on the Smash Park Pella App
and we will set up teams' day of event.

(3 divisions: 6:00pm- K-4th, 6:40pm- 5th-8th, 7:20pm 9th-ADULTS)