Welcome to the City of Atkins!

More than a just a place where people live, our community is unique and vibrant. This community is home to friends and neighbors, people who contribute to the excellent quality of life. But its not just the people, but also the government, the businesses, the schools, and the activities that make us a great place to live or visit. We are proud to call this our home.


  • Canvas Painting class by Touched by Art

    Please join us at the Atkins Public Library for a fun night of canvas painting! Invite friends, family, coworkers or neighbors. It is fun, easy and relaxing for all! We will guide you through a step by step process to create your very own masterpiece! The class will be from 10am – 12pm on Saturday the 24th. It will be $35 per person (16×20 canvas). All supplies wills be provided. Event is for 16 and older. Text or call me to reserve your spot today! 319-651-5641

    Canvas Painting class by Touched by Art
  • Atkins Newsletter is in the Hometown Marketplace Newpaper

    Check your Hometown Marketplace Newspaper (delivered to your home on Wednesdays) for your monthly Atkins Newsletter.

    Look for our City of Atkins newsletter insert the first week of every month!

     

     

    Atkins Newsletter is in the Hometown Marketplace Newpaper
  • AIM 4th Annual Wine Tasting Event

    Saturday, March 10th, 2018 starting at 7:30pm at the Atkins Memorial Legion Hall.

    We will have Wine & Beer tasting.  Samples  from Global Wines and Beer from Iowa Brewing.

    Doors open at 7:00pm.   $ 25 per person/

    After the tasting we will have a desserts auction.

    The Legion will operate the bar.

    Global Wines and Iowa Brewing Company

    RSVP BY March 1st, 2018 by calling Atkins Savings Bank or the Atkins Library

     

    AIM 4th Annual Wine Tasting Event
  • Benton County HACAP Food Reservoir

    Mobile Food Van

    Last Wednesday of each month 11:00 to Noon

    Belle Plaine Community Center

    1309 5th Avenue, Belle Plaine, IA

    HACAP Food Reservoir 319-393-7811

     

    Benton County HACAP Food Reservoir
  • Library News

    Wednesdays January  24th from 3:30pm to 4:30pm – The library will be hosting Nerf Games.  Please bring your own nerf gun and supplies.

    If you are interested in doing another Crayola Art Class contact the Library at 319-446-7676.  The library may be offering a class sometime in February.

    Library News
  • Legion Breakfast

    Sunday, February 18th, 2018

    8:30am  to 11:30am

    Free Will Donation!

    Biscuits and Gravy

    Eggs and Sausage links

    Pancakes, potatoes, milk, coffee, juice

    Proceeds for Improvements for Atkins Memorial Hall

    Legion Breakfast
  • New Garbage and Recycle Collection 2018 Calendar

    New Garbage and Recycle Collection 2018 Calendar

    Click Here for a printable version.

    New Garbage and Recycle Collection 2018 Calendar
  • Valentine Dinner

    Atkins Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church

    Invites you to the 14th Annual

    Valentine Dinner

    Sunday, February 18th, 2018

    4:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    Call for Reservations 981-6060

    Costs: $10 Adult, $20 Couple, $5 Child

    Menu:

    Bacon Wrapped Chicken Breast or Orange Glazed Pork Loin

    Baked Potatoes or Seasoned Rice

    Green Beans or Buttered Corn

    Salad, Beverage and Choice of Dessert

    Proceeds go to: Atkins Helping Hands Food Pantry

    Valentine Dinner
  • New Park Pavilion is available for Rent

    Happy new year!

    We have some exciting changes and updates with our park pavilions.

    We will now be renting out the pavilion near the soccer fields!

    The pavilion in the Atkins City Park rents for $55.00 per day.  This pavilion is available year round and does have heating and cooling.  This facility has a full kitchen with two refrigerators.  This facility also has 10  tables that are 8 ft long and 64 Chairs.  The address for this facility is 320 2nd Ave, Atkins Iowa 52206.

    The pavilion by the Atkins soccer fields rent for $35.00 per day.  This pavilion is an open air pavilion with a full kitchen.  Restroom facilities will be coming in the spring of 2017.  This pavilion has picnic table seating.

    Another change is that rent will be due at the time the rental is made.  We also have a rental agreement that must be signed before your reservation can be made.

    Click Here for a copy of the rental agreement. This can be sent to Atkins Public Library, 380 3rd Ave, Atkins Iowa 52206, or dropped in the water payment box in the parking lot.   For more details call city hall or the Atkins Public library a call at 319-446-7870 or 319-446-7676.

    If you already have a reservation for 2017 made give city hall or the Atkins Public library a call at 319-446-7870 or 319-446-7676.

    New Park Pavilion is available for Rent
  • Kindergarten and Preschool Registration

    Monday, March 5th, 2018

    4:00 to 6:00 PM

    Atkins Elementary Gym

    Please bring proof of age

     

    Kindergarten and Preschool Registration
  • 5th Annual Corn Hole Tournament

    Sponsored by Atkins SAL

    In Memory of Jason and Brandon

    Saturday March 3rd  @ Atkins Legion Hall

    Sign-up and practice:   11:00 – Noon

    Tournament:    1:00 – Done

    Blind Draw for teams 12:00 PM

    $10.00 per person–pays back 100%

    BAR OPEN…..50/50 DRAWINGS…… Food Available

    5th Annual Corn Hole Tournament