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"Gal"-entine's Brunch

“Gal”entine’s is the new “thing” for celebrating female friendships. Gather up your besties for a stuffed French toast brunch and activities at the Country Life Center from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Menu also includes scrambled eggs, fresh fruit, mock mimosas, and cocoa bar with homemade marshmallows. $15/person. Email Lisa for reservations or call 641.337.5019.

Valentine's Dinner at the Wallace House

Treat your sweetie to Valentine’s dinner at the Wallace House. Chef Katie’s fabulous four-course menu includes a pork rillette platter, pan-seared beets, chicken roulade with leeks and goat cheese, and dark chocolate tart. All the produce comes from the Country Life Center farm.

Relax and enjoy live music during dinner. Please contact Deborah for reservations or call 515.243.7063.

$65/person, gratuity incl. Seating at 5:30 pm and 8 pm. Live music, BYO wine or beer (corkscrews and glasses on hand),. Reservations due Feb. 7.

Because food and supply prep is based on registrations, class and event fees are non-refundable if cancellation is received less than 10 days before the event date. Refunds for reservations made by credit card will reflect the deduction of transaction fees. Registrants are welcome and encouraged to send someone in their place if unable to attend.


Spring Quilt Show

Dozens of quilts will be hanging from the Gathering Barn’s rafters April 26 to May 2. More details TBA including admission, hours and special programming.