Holiday Silent Auction

Akins Public Library will have a

Holiday Silent Auction to benefit

Helping Hands Food Pantry

November 23rd at 4:30 to 6:30pm

Items are open for bids November 9th to Nov 23rd.

On Nov 23rd at the Atkins Public Library we will accept final bids

Entertainment and light refreshments will be provided!

Santa is Coming on the 38′ Fire Truck

Santa will be visiting all the houses with the outside lights on!

December 15th starting at 4pm on the west side of Atkins!

Turn those Lights on!

Annual Christmas Party

Atkins Community Club

Annual Christmas Party

December 14th, 2019

Billy K. Murray Band starts at 11:45 Am

Santa Visits at 12:30pm

Raffle Starts around 12:40pm

11th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes!

Atkins Women’s Club Holiday Tour of Homes!

December 8th, 2019 3PM to 6AM

Tickets are available at each House.

Mike and Jennie Palumbo 401 First Street

Marty and Rachel Kruse 623 High Point Drive

Shawn and Jade Nutt 634 Prairie Hill Drive


Worship on Wednesday!

Atkins Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church is offering

Worship on Wednesday for all 1st through 7th Graders.

Services on November 20th, December 4th and 18th.

The service will be from 6:30pm to 7:30pm.

Annual Thanksgiving Dinner, Thursday, Nov 14th at 11am to 1pm

Atkins Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church will be

having the Annual Thanksgiving Dinner at

11am to 1pm on Thursday, Nov 14th, 2019

Take out and delivery call 319-446-7196

Free Will Donation!

Adult Halloween Costume & Dance Sat 11/2/2019 7-11pm

Adult Halloween Costume & Dance

Atkins Legion Hall

Sat Nov 2nd, 2019

7pm to 11pm Adults only

$10 per person and $15 per Couple

Atkins Community Club 2019 Halloween Party

Atkins Community Club 2019 Halloween Party

Sunday, October 27th, 2019 from 3:00pm to 4:30pm

We welcome everyone to come to the annual Atkins Halloween Party at the Legion Hall!  Free refreshments popcorn, cookies, bars and punch.  Your donation of cookies and bars is greatly appreciated.  Please drop them off at the Legion Hall an time after 2:00pm.

Costume Judging Contest starts at 4:00 pm

0-2 Years old

3-5 Years old

6-9 Years old

10-14 Years old

Group and Most Original

Atkins Women’s Club Annual Soup Dinner

Atkins Women’s Club Annual Soup Dinner

October 27th, 2019 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Atkins Legion Hall ( Downstairs).  We will be serving homemade chicken noodle, chili and creamy potato soups.  Also assorted salads, breadsticks and an assortment of bars and desserts.  The cost will be $6.50 for adults, $3.50 for 5-12 and 4 and under is free.  We will have containers and takeout orders will be welcome if you wish.  This year we are coordination with the ACC and their Annual Halloween party.  The Public is welcome as are the attendees of the Halloween party.

Central Lutheran Fall Brunch

Central Lutheran School Fall Brunch

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Central Lutheran School

310 3rd St W

Newhall, IA 52315

Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, Ham, Fruit and Rolls.  Free Will Donation.  All Proceeds benefit the CLS PTL.  Supplemental Funds provided by Thrivent Financial Services.  Quilt Raffle: $1 a tickets for $5.  Quilt donated by St. Stephen’s Nimble Fingers Quilters, Carryout Available.

Atkins Volunteer Fire Department Open House

Atkins Volunteer Fire Department Open House

Sunday, November 10th 2019

2pm to 4pm at the Fire Station

Atkins City Elections

It is Election Season again.  The City of Atkins will be having 2 City Council Vacancies.

If you are interested in running for City Council you can call City Hall for more information.

Click Here for the Nomination Paperwork. 

The Nomination Petition is due back to City of Atkins City Hall by 5:00 pm on September 19th.

The petition must have a minimum of 10 valid signatures.

The Election will take place on November 5th, 2019.

Crafter’s Connection is back!!! November 16th 2019

Crafter’s Connection is back!!!

Mark your calendars for November 16, 2019!

Yes, it’s that time again! CRAFTER’S CONNECTION will once again be back with a great show of arts and crafts offered by some of Eastern Iowa’s best crafters. You will find a variety of handmade items from some very talented people. Make a day of it shopping for Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries, and special occasions or just because. Enjoy a great lunch provided by the American Legion Auxiliary. I am also looking for new vendors to display their handmade crafts. Please contact me as soon as possible to secure your booth. For more information, or if you would like to participate, contact Pam Duball 319-981-7755.

Check out all the Watermelon Days Activities

Click Here to see all the fun Watermelon Day Activities!

St Stephens Vacation Bible School

St. Stephens Lutheran Church

Vacation Bible School

July Sunday, July 21st to Thursday July 25th

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Light Meal Served at 5:30

Call Church Office at 446-7675 or


Register online