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Events in the month of November 2019
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11/01/19
First Lutheran Travelers and Friends invite you on a one day motor coach trip to view HARK! THE BASEMENT LADIES SING

The Church Basement Ladies appear in a new musical comedy that takes place while preparing for Christmas by cooking meals, singing carols and gathering around their tape player to record a special Christmas greeting for one of their boys overseas. 
 

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11/01/19
 -11/03/19
Luther College Presidential Inauguration of Jenifer K. Ward Nov. 1-3

The public is welcome to join in the celebration of the presidential inauguration of Dr. Jenifer K. Ward
 

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11/01/19
Luther College inauguration weekend kicks off with an "Inaugural Night on the Town"

President Jenifer K. Ward encourages everyone to join in the inauguration celebration Friday night in downtown Decorah


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11/03/19
Luther College presents "The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci"

Come experience the unique multi-media symphony orchestra performance


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11/05/19
Dog Tales at Library

Decorah Public Library staff are continuing to partner with a dedicated group of local volunteers to bring certified therapy dogs to the library for its Dog Tales program

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11/06/19
Weight Loss Informational Session-Free (Walk-in)

Are you ready to lose those extra pounds and start a healthier lifestyle? Every Wednesday, Donlon Pharmacy invites you to visit with Kevin, R.N (Weight Loss Coach). He explains how Ideal Protein works, why it works through weekly visits, and answers any questions you may have about getting started. There is no need to RSVP, just stop into Donlons and ask for Kevin.
Ideal Protein is a medically developed Weight Loss Protocol. Donlon Pharmacy is a Certified Ideal Protein Clinic. For more information visit: https://idealprotein.com/.

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11/07/19
FREE Admission to Vesterheim Museum

Enjoy free admission all day during regular museum hours.

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11/07/19
NAMI Mental Health Classes

NAMI FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION PROGRAM

What is NAMI Family-to-Family? Family-to-Family is a free, 12-week course for family
members of an older teen or adult living with mental illness. Family-to-Family not only
provides critical information and strategies for taking care of the person you love, but you'll
also find out that you're not alone. Recovery is a journey, and there is hope

 

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11/07/19
Tails and Treasures

The Humane Society of Northeast Iowa is holding its largest fundraiser of the year.

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11/07/19
Pilates and Play

Decorah Public Library is partnering with area resident Shauna Menke to offer a variety of fun introductory Pilates classes throughout the fall.

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11/07/19
NEIPJC will be holding its ninth annual meeting

NEIPJC will be holding its ninth annual meeting

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11/08/19
 -11/10/19
Rendered Unique Pop Up Shop

A thoughtfully-curated, occasional shop located in Decorah, Iowa open one weekend each month. Offering handcrafted and vintage home decor, accessories, and gifts.

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11/08/19
Rendered Unique Ribbon Cutting

Join the DACC in welcoming Rendered Unique to the business community. We will officially welcome them with a Ribbon Cutting during their November Pop-up Shop weekend. 

Rendered Unique is a thoughtfully-curated, occasional shop located in Decorah, Iowa open one weekend each month. Offering handcrafted and vintage home decor, accessories, and gifts.

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11/08/19
Luther College Center Stage Series presents: The Des Moines Symphony Orchestra

Come experience one of the country's leading regional orchestras at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther College campus. The Des Moines Symphony Orchestra returns to Luther College to offer an unforgettable performance celebrating Northeast Iowa's rich cultural heritage.


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11/09/19
Chosen Bean Concert Artists

Named after the Chosen Bean Coffeehouse once located on Main Street in Chatfield, the Chosen Bean Concerts Series has garnered a reputation for presenting the best in live original acoustic music performed by regional and national musicians who stretch the gamut from legendary icons to emerging talents. Originally launched in 2011, the Series is now heading into its 17th run and continues to be presented in Southeast Minnesota's premier listening room, the American Legion Room at Chatfield Center for the Arts.


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11/09/19
Community Yoga Class

Yoga class with Marybeth Gallant.

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11/09/19
Luther Tailgates Fundraiser for the Spectrum Network

Tailgate parties prior to Luther college Norse football home games will be a fundraiser for The Spectrum Network.

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11/09/19
Friends of 4-H Gala

The Winneshiek County 4-H Endowment Friends of 4-H gala is Saturaday, Nov. 9.

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11/10/19
Harmony Empty Bowels

Please join us for a simple meal of soup and bread.  Choose a bowl, sample multiple soups, keep your bowl

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11/12/19
Luther College announces "Texts and Issues Lecture Series" speakers

A Luther College tradition continues this year with the return of "Paideia Texts and Issues Lecture Series." Since 1983, Luther faculty have presented research from a variety of disciplines, centered on a common theme. This year the focus is on "Resistance and Resilience."

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11/13/19
Say it with Signs

Northeast Iowa Community College business and community solutions is offering this fun DIY craft class.

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11/13/19
Weight Loss Informational Session-Free (Walk-in)

Are you ready to lose those extra pounds and start a healthier lifestyle? Every Wednesday, Donlon Pharmacy invites you to visit with Kevin, R.N (Weight Loss Coach). He explains how Ideal Protein works, why it works through weekly visits, and answers any questions you may have about getting started. There is no need to RSVP, just stop into Donlons and ask for Kevin.
Ideal Protein is a medically developed Weight Loss Protocol. Donlon Pharmacy is a Certified Ideal Protein Clinic. For more information visit: https://idealprotein.com/.

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11/13/19
Church Basement Ladies Trip

The United Methodist Women of Decorah are sponsoring a bus trip to the Ames Center in Burnsville, Minnesota to see the Church Basement Ladies in their new play "Hark the Basement Ladies Sing".
 

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11/13/19
Decorah Public Library announces November book discussions

Decorah Public Library staff are hosting four book discussions in November. The groups are open to the public and newcomers are encouraged to attend. Anyone interested should call the library at 382-3717 to learn more or to reserve a book.
 
 

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11/14/19
NAMI Mental Health Classes

NAMI FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION PROGRAM

What is NAMI Family-to-Family? Family-to-Family is a free, 12-week course for family
members of an older teen or adult living with mental illness. Family-to-Family not only
provides critical information and strategies for taking care of the person you love, but you'll
also find out that you're not alone. Recovery is a journey, and there is hope

 

more info...
11/14/19
Winneshiek Medical Center offering free suicide prevention training to community

You, like many others, may have training in CPR to stabilize those who are not breathing or in cardiac arrest until emergency responders arrive.  CPR (short for cardiopulmonary resuscitation) has saved countless lives of those we love in their time of need.  But what about the times when people are in a mental health crisis?  Do you have the skills and training to perform life-saving mental health intervention? 
 

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11/15/19
Decorah Public Library announces November book discussions

Decorah Public Library staff are hosting four book discussions in November. The groups are open to the public and newcomers are encouraged to attend. Anyone interested should call the library at 382-3717 to learn more or to reserve a book.
 

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11/16/19
Community Yoga Class

Yoga class with Marybeth Gallant.

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11/19/19
Vesterheim's Barnetimen (Children's Hour) To Set Sail on a New Season

— Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, for the start of a new season of Barnetimen (Children’s Hour) on Tuesday, September 17, from 10-11 a.m.
 

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11/20/19
Weight Loss Informational Session-Free (Walk-in)

Are you ready to lose those extra pounds and start a healthier lifestyle? Every Wednesday, Donlon Pharmacy invites you to visit with Kevin, R.N (Weight Loss Coach). He explains how Ideal Protein works, why it works through weekly visits, and answers any questions you may have about getting started. There is no need to RSVP, just stop into Donlons and ask for Kevin.
Ideal Protein is a medically developed Weight Loss Protocol. Donlon Pharmacy is a Certified Ideal Protein Clinic. For more information visit: https://idealprotein.com/.

more info...
11/20/19
Decorah Public Library announces November book discussions

Decorah Public Library staff are hosting four book discussions in November. The groups are open to the public and newcomers are encouraged to attend. Anyone interested should call the library at 382-3717 to learn more or to reserve a book.
 
 

more info...
11/21/19
NAMI Mental Health Classes

NAMI FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION PROGRAM

What is NAMI Family-to-Family? Family-to-Family is a free, 12-week course for family
members of an older teen or adult living with mental illness. Family-to-Family not only
provides critical information and strategies for taking care of the person you love, but you'll
also find out that you're not alone. Recovery is a journey, and there is hope

 

more info...
11/21/19
Pilates and Play

Decorah Public Library is partnering with area resident Shauna Menke to offer a variety of fun introductory Pilates classes throughout the fall.

more info...
11/21/19
Decorah Public Library announces November book discussions

Decorah Public Library staff are hosting four book discussions in November. The groups are open to the public and newcomers are encouraged to attend. Anyone interested should call the library at 382-3717 to learn more or to reserve a book.
 

 
 

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11/23/19
Community Yoga Class

Yoga class with Marybeth Gallant.

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11/24/19
Scandinavian Music Jam

Stop by from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. in Vesterheim’s Bruening Visitor Center, 502 W. Water Street, to learn a tune, share a tune, jam with us, or just come to listen.

Bring any instrument you play and join in. This informal music collaboration is great fun for all levels and happens the fourth Sunday of each month.

Drop in whenever it works in your schedule. No charge. Recording device advised.


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11/26/19
Dog Tales at Library

Decorah Public Library staff are continuing to partner with a dedicated group of local volunteers to bring certified therapy dogs to the library for its Dog Tales program

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11/27/19
Weight Loss Informational Session-Free (Walk-in)

Are you ready to lose those extra pounds and start a healthier lifestyle? Every Wednesday, Donlon Pharmacy invites you to visit with Kevin, R.N (Weight Loss Coach). He explains how Ideal Protein works, why it works through weekly visits, and answers any questions you may have about getting started. There is no need to RSVP, just stop into Donlons and ask for Kevin.
Ideal Protein is a medically developed Weight Loss Protocol. Donlon Pharmacy is a Certified Ideal Protein Clinic. For more information visit: https://idealprotein.com/.

more info...
11/30/19
Community Yoga Class

Yoga class with Marybeth Gallant.

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11/30/19
Rendered Unique Pop Up Shop

A thoughtfully-curated, occasional shop located in Decorah, Iowa open one weekend each month. Offering handcrafted and vintage home decor, accessories, and gifts.

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11/30/19
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

TOGA TOGA TOGA!! Join us for an evening of relaxing laughs, food, and fun in our beautiful winery! "Who Killed Julius Caesar at his Toga Party” production will keep you and your table of friends laughing all night long.

Who killed Julius Caesar at his own Toga Party......was is Cleopatra, Brutus, his Latin Lover??
The professional actors from Upstage Productions will be here again putting on this comedy murder mystery between a 3 course dinner with the help of a few guests that evening to complete the show.

We sell out fast for all these performances at Empty Nest Winery, so buy your tickets now! $46/person for the whole evening's entertainment and 3 course dinner, menu is: House Caesar Salad (of course), Plain or Stuffed Pork Loin with Bourbon Apple Glaze, Chicken Condon Bleu, Twice Baked Potato Casserole, Buttered Baby Carrots, Green Beans, Fresh baked Dinner Rolls & Butter and Choice of Dessert. Bar is open serving Wine, Sangria, Can Beer, 10 taps of Craft Beers & Hard Ciders. We accommodate group seating so let us know if you have a group or are joining a table.

Guests must be 13 years or older to attend the Dinner Theater. Tickets can be transferred to another person but dates cannot be changed or money refunded.

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