A Destination for Culture, Art and Commerce


September 30 - November 29


On Friday, October 15, two artists will be painting in the Lobby Gallery, beginning at 1:00 pm.

To learn more about IWS, go to www.iowawatercolorsociety.org or check out the IWS site on Facebook

The Lobby Gallery is FREE and open to the public Monday - Friday 9:00 - 4:00 and Saturday 10:00 - 3:00. (enter thru Ed & Eva's on Saturdays)

Upcoming Events


Saturday, October 16. Two sessions 9:00 am - noon and 1:00 - 4:00 pm, Greenroom-north entrance

With the current Iowa Watercolor Society Exhibit in the Lobby Gallery. IWS members hope to promote and encourage communities to see the possibilties of watercolor and water-based media. To assist in the goal, Mayela Fonseca and Jan Vander Linden, who have pieces in the exhibit, will be conducting the art classes. The classes, to be held concurrently, will accomodate beginners, as well as watercolor veterans. Each artist will facilitate two sessions.

The artists request students (of all ages) to bring supplies if the have them already. However, they want beginners to be able to try this at no expense. If interested in the classes, leave a message at 641-343-7337. There is a limit on the number of participants.


Thursday, November 4, 2021, 7:00 p.m. - INDIE LENS POP-UP PRESENTS “STORM LAKE,” HIGHLIGHTING THE PLIGHT OF LOCAL JOURNALISM DURING FRACTIOUS TIMES. Film screening with Q&A. Inside a family-run newspaper keeping local journalism alive. Does American democracy survive without the backbone of independent local journalism? Go inside The Storm Lake Times, a family-run newspaper serving an Iowa town that has seen its share of changes in the 40 years since Big Agriculture came to the area. Pulitzer-winning editor Art Cullen and his team dedicate themselves to keeping the paper alive as local journalism across the country dies out. A panel discussion to follow with panelists: Art Cullen, Editor, Storm Lake Times; David Swenson, Rural Economist/Researcher, ISU; Rick Morain, Columnist, Jefferson Herald; Matthew Dickinson, Sports Editor, Tipton Conservative. A Successful Communities Speaker Series event. FREE and open to the public. Soulshine Food Truck will offer pre-program catering fo those interested.

2021-22 Locals & Legends Series

Saturday, November 6, 2021, 7:00 p.m. - MENTALIST, Lance Nicolai. This show is very interactive and friendly for all age groups. There will be plenty of opportunities to participate on stage. VIDEO A Locals & Legends Series Show. adults $15/students FREE(HS and under) BUY TICKETS NOW

Sunday, November 7, 1:00 p.m. - Annual 4-H Awards

Friday, December 3, 2021, 7:00 p.m. - Cumberland Rose Players presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL.

Saturday, December 4, 2021, 7:00 p.m. - Cumberland Rose Players presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL.

Sunday, December 5, 2021, 2:00 p.m. - Cumberland Rose Players presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL.


NEW YEAR'S EVE Party with Exit 113

Saturday, March 19, 2022, 7:00 p.m. - Roy Orbison Tribute Band. Musician David K will perform as the iconic singer, Roy Orbison. A Locals & Legends Series Show. adults $25/students FREE(HS and under)

Saturday, April 9, 2022, 7:00 p.m. - Grant Wood: Prairie Rebel. Grant Wood chats with the audience as if talking to an old friend across the backyard fence, or maybe at his home at Five Turner Alley in Cedar Rapids. A Locals & Legends Series Show. adults $15/students FREE(HS and under)

Saturday, July 30, 2022, 7:00 p.m. - Hot Tamale and the Red Hots A Locals & Legends Series Show. adults $15/students FREE(HS and under)

David Casas, magician. Experience mind-blowing magic, hilarious family friendly comedy, and plenty of audience participation. . A Locals & Legends Series Show. adults $15/students FREE(HS and under).

2021-22 Locals & Legends Series sponsored in part by:

Adair County Abstract Co.

Adair County Health System

Adair Co. Free Press

Fareway Meat & Grocery

Greenfield Lumber Co.

Havens Accounting

Hotel Greenfield

JEH Trust

Jensen & Grapentine, PLC

David L. Jungmann PC

Karl Chevrolet Stuart

KJAN 1220 AM/101.1 FM

KSIB Radio 101.3 FM 1520 AM

Todd & Lisa Lamb

Lanny's Auto

J & S Meisenheimer Farms

Schultz Plumbing & Heating

Raccoon Valley Radio

Southwestern Community College

Wallace Auto Supply