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Sioux Center News (Newspaper) - October 8, 1975, Sioux Center, Iowa Ray will speak Friday at regional workshop Here in a recent pose with two Sioux can it v attorney mate and City manager Darrel final payment made on Community Center final payment on the Newl Yac quire Community Center was made to the Sioux Center Community school District last week As mayor at handed Over a Check for to Al pres ident of the school in handed a deed to the property to the and thanks to the response of people of the who donated More than to the Community Center to match Revenue sharing funds put up by the the Community Center gets into its first year of operation with All facilities debt Community Center donations continue delay publishing final payment to the Sioux Cen Ter Community school District for the Community Center has been reports Stan finance Lammers said any additional funds Are deeply appreciated and required for Start up1 he explained that most of the pub Lic area in the Community Center facilities is in excellent condition and no updating or changing at this but stated that some items should be acquired at an Early Date such As new curtains for the auditorium additional tables and dishes for dining improvements in the Public address in due As Circum stances air conditioning for the that will facilitate its year round Lammers said that except for air these Are moderate expenses and should be taken care of As soon As possible in order to make the Community Center of the greatest possible service at an Early the news was informed that some contributions have already been received toward the Cost of air Condi members of the chamber of Commerce Are giving further study to continued on Back Page Community betterment project Book completed by committee three members of the Sioux Cen Ter Community betterment com Mitte Epaul Beverly Gerrod and Eileen Vander Vliet have completed work on the Community better ment 80page project Book which is to be submitted this week to the state Community betterment committee in Des Moines for Sioux Center has incorporated three Community projects in its entry this year in the Iowa Community betterment these Are Fol location of the aea4 head quarters in Sioux 2 acquisition of Dyna As a new and 3 acquisition of 40 More units of Lawrent 20 for the elderly and 20 for Low income the latter 20 Are two and three bedroom Homes located in various parts of the the project Book that has been made up contains information and pictures on these three projects which Point up their importance and Long Range value to the deadline for arrival of project books in Des Moines is october 13 and they Are expected to be judged the following winners of this years Iowa Community betterment contest will be announced at a state banquet in Des Moines november the 80page Sioux Center Community betterment which tells the Story through picture and word of three major Sioux Center Community better ment projects of 1975 is Given the final going Over Here by the three people who did the compiling left to right Paul Eileen Vander Vliet and Bev Garrod before being mailed to Des Moines As Sioux centers entry in the annual Jwa Community betterment governor Robert Ray will be the keynote speaker at a regional workshop Institute on development of cultural and recreational opportunities in Iowa Small communities and Rural area which will be held at the local Community Center october the workshop Institute program will get under Way at 9 and will end at the governor is scheduled to speak at he will expand on the concept of life Quality initiated by his office in the governors conference on Iowa in the year the speech is expected to be about 45 minutes in the pub Lic is invited to hear the there will be no admission attending the workshop Institute will be City City Park and recreation cultural arts youth rehabilitation workers and other citizens inter ested in the improvement of cultural and recreational services and program the program will be concerned principally with communities of population size or the primary goal of the workshop Institute is to identify the needs of the communities in the specified areas and to establish priorities for working toward those after the governors keynote and noon the work shop will attempt to get into specifics regarding available or ways of developing and will also outline Steps for organizing and con ducting meaningful running concurrently with the Institute will be a workshop for leaders of programs for handicapped Patty Pollema reigns As Homecoming Queen realty daughter of and Frank reigned As Queen Over Sioux Center Community High school festivities Here having been selected by popular student vote Over a Field of three other senior candidates that had been nominated by the members of the Warrior football nere sets the Queens float with her tic Lon and the other Queen their preparatory for a colourful appearance in the after noon Homecoming Parade which moved up main Avenue through the downtown area about the Royal group also appeared on the float at half time of the Homecoming football game with Algona Garrivan h Over the Homecoming dance he Din the High school commons after the other members of the Royal court and their escorts Are top to Deb Altena and Tom Deb Boone and Gregg Den Kathy Irwin and Mike invite shoppers to Register for october weekly prize drawings three prize drawings will be conducted in Sioux Center during october by the retail merchants com Mittee of the local chamber of with All shoppers at local stores being eligible to Register for the prizes each time they shop during the month drawings will be made on three consecutive saturday october 18 and the person whose name is drawn does not have to be present to win and will have or Choice of six each of which is valued at approximately the gifts Are 1 portable 2 3 Chain 4 5 snowmobile and 6 Worth of Gas at any of member the gifts will in the front window of modern foot Many of the local stores will be featuring merchandise specials during t the shoppers Are urged to watch for the october promotion is entitled discover Sioux a theme suggested by the Observance of Columbus Day on october Center Sioux Iowa 51250 volume 82 number 41 1975 full time employment office opened in City concert especially for children Dort the Dort College music depart ment will present a concert designed especially for children octo october at in the Dort the hour Long concert will feature the Dort College concert band conducted by Gerald Bouma and the Dort College concert choir and male directed by prof Dale Nancy Van Mersbergen of will appear with the concert band As tuba soloist in Tubby the also with the band will be Garrett Alman As soloist in on the Trail from the grand Canyon suite on a novel keyboard instr the the Dort College male chorus and concert choir will perform several ight including several in which the audience will Dale Grotenhuis will narrate the Willis Alberda is preparing an Art display for the con several area elementary music teachers Are already presenting the music to their students so the children will be prepared for the for adults and for May be reserved by calling 7223771 or writing to childrens Dort Sioux Iowa Dale Grotenhuis said he expects a sellout crowd for both per so he urges All interested people to get their tickets even though the concert is designed for he it should be an enjoyable experience for All to hold request program the helping hand Circle of Carmel reformed Church will hold a request program at the Church beginning at evening of music at Newkirk the Public is invited to attend an evening of music at the Newkirk reformed Church on 12 at featured singers will be Vernon and Donna Pam Grotenhuis Anci the Schiebout a full time state employment office a Branch office of the Sheldon slate employment service has been 9pened Here on the first floor of the Center Central building with Jean Schouten As office manager and Schouten has since her acceptance of the new position received special training for the Job at the Iowa employment Security com Mission Headquarters in Des she will be in Des Moines most of this she has gained several years experiences As an interviewer and Job place ment clerk in the mid Sioux employ ment office which has been operated in the municipal building Here on a Par time the mid Sioux which serves in other areas besides has now been combined with the chamber of Commerce office opera Tion and is under the direction of Kathy who will Divide her time Between the two office hours will be 9 to 4 monday through mid Sioux opportunities acts As a referral service in areas of Job training head homemaker housing where they Deal with such things As referrals to Cha and Winter Jean Schouten in Ationo especially for the elderly or service to the final rites october 8 for John 71 funeral services will be held at Central reformed Church Here at october for John retired Standard Oil bulk a resident of Sioux Center since who died at a Hospital in Sioux City october 4 after undergoing services will be conducted by the Wesley Kiel and burial will be in memory gardens cemetery with Vader Ploens funeral Home in charge of Menning was born in Douglas South december he married Jennie Brink at january they moved to Sioux Center in he was a bulk dealer for Standard Oil for 25 years before his retire ment several years survivors include the widow a son of storm Lake a Lloyd Lorena Brown of Rock Val Ley nine grandchildren four great grandchildren a of and four Heyme Susie Cady and Elmer Julia both of Sioux and Art Rena Beukelman and Arie Minnie Hoek both of elderly with regard to property tax and rent and economic and Industrial since Only Sioux Center and of the 46 towns served by mid Sioux have Industrial development com it serves As a Clearing House for new professional services As Well As for information regarding new and expanding continued on Back Page Sandy hollow Golf meeting 11 All family membership holders and stockholders of the Sandy hollow Golf association Are urged to at tend a meeting of the association which will be held at the clubhouse at october there will be a hamburger followed by a business meeting at which the main topic of discussion will be flood control presiding Over the business meet ing will be Bill Bales of Hay Burn an estimated 200 to 250 Bales of new Hay were destroyed by fire or damaged at the Donald punt Dairy farm 4 Miles South and Miles West of Sioux Center shortly before 9 Sioux Center Volunteer fire men were called to the scene and extinguished the Blaze before it had ignited the entire stack of Bales and threatened nearby cause of the fire was the family discovered the Blaze upon their return extinguish grass fire Sioux Center Volunteer firemen answered a Call to the Rodney Mouw Rural Home Miles West of Sioux Center Friday where they quickly extinguished a grass fire that was threatening a funeral 8 for Al Kraayenbrink funeral services will be held at Bethel Christian reformed Church Here at october for Albert of Sioux who died at the Sioux Center Hospital october services will be conducted by the Henry Vanden Heuvel and burial will be in memory gardens cemetery under the direction of Vander Ploens funeral the former Bertha was born april in the she was married to Albert Kraayenbrink on february the couple Farmed in the Sioux Center area for Many continued on Back Page weather report Date 101 102 103 104 105 106 High 68 56 68 82 82 80 80 Low Preci 32 29 46 45 53 35 seek ideas october 20 for use off Community Center auditorium do you have any ideas on activities or recreation programs that would fit Well into the Community Center auditorium Are or is someone you interested in forming a your handball or basketball league a gymnastic group a physical input conditioning group is what totally new activities do you think would be appropriate for wanted booking at the Community Center auditorium a Community meeting has been scheduled for 7 october in the basement of the municipal building to gather any and All ideas for use of the the committee in charge would like to receive input from Community residents of All they want ideas that Are to or that have Good entertainment those of you who have ideas or suggestions Are urged to attend the

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