Dedicated to Cultural and Community Programming
in Earlham and Madison County, Iowa
Restored inside and out, the historic Bricker-Price Block serves as the cornerstone for renewed community life in Earlham and Madison County, extending a welcome to guests from Central Iowa and beyond. On the ground floor, The Hare & the Hound Restaurant and Saison Café will soon be two of the area’s newest destination dining spots. Upstairs, the Hadley Family Social Club with its classic arched windows, tall tin ceilings and refinished wood floors, is a beautiful setting for parties, receptions, weddings, dinners and corporate meetings. The Hadley Family Social Club also presents a wide variety of entertainment and educational opportunities including live music concerts, trivia competitions, craft fairs and art exhibits. Culinary classes showcasing Iowa’s greatest chefs, gourmet dinners, and cooking competitions round out the offerings in the Prairie Meadows Culinary Kitchen.
Upcoming Classes & Events
Sunday, August 26: C.O.B.R.A. Kids Safe Training
1pm to 4pm (ages 5-13) and 4:30pm to 7:30pm (ages 14-18)
Students will learn anti-abduction defense strategies, self defense techniques, and social safety strategies. Parents are encouraged to attend with students for FREE. Please bring a notebook and pen for notes. Only $10 per student. These interactive classes will be presented by C.O.B.R.A and are sponsored and hosted by Bricker-Price Block. Classes are provided at a discounted rate to local youths due to a Rise Up Grant Bricker-Price received from the Iowa Clinic Foundation. You must register for this class prior to arrival, so C.O.B.R.A. knows how many trainers to provide. There will be a maximum of 60 trainees per class.
Wednesday, August 29: Wine Wednesday
7pm to 9pm
Sample several wines - different varieties featured every month - then enjoy a glass of your favorite. Hors d'oeuvres. Additional pours, other wines, beer and soft drinks available at cash bar. $20 per person at the door. Enjoy a casual evening in the Hadley Family Social Club.
Thursday, August 30: Cooking Up a Great School Year
6pm to 7pm
Back-to-school can often mean back to busy schedules and grab-and-go meals. Join Waukee Hy-Vee Dietitian, Paige Hoyle, and learn how tasty meals can still be convenient! We’ll explore new breakfast and lunch ideas as well as fast family dinner recipes. Ages 13+. Registration is required. $30 per person. Email Paige at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.