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Performance & Event Venue
in Earlham, 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 is one 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.

Upcoming Classes & Events

Monday, June 17
BPB Kid’s Club: Kids in the Kitchen

Grades 4-8, 9 AM – 3:30 PM

Join folks with the Iowa State Extension and Outreach on a journey in the kitchen to route how your food gets from farm to plate. We will do this through local producers and hands on cooking experiences.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE. Transportation is also available upon request.

Wednesday, June 19
BPB Kid’s Club: Free Fall – Canopies, Parachutes & Wings

Grades 3-8, 9 AM – 3:30 PM

Come and join us, run experiments and throw things out Bricker-Price Block’s windows! Can you keep the egg from cracking?

SCHOLARSHIPS AND DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE. Transportation is also available upon request.

Saturday, June 22
Chunky Knit Blanket Class at Bricker-Price Block

In this class, you will be guided through the hand knitting process to create a cozy, one-of-a-kind Chunky Knit Blanket. The blanket requires no needles or knitting experience! The registration fee is $70.00 and includes all materials and instruction. You will receive enough chunky chenille yarn to make an (approximately) 40″ x 50″ blanket. You will be able to choose your yarn colors when you arrive for class. A selection of neutral colors (i.e gray, cream, and tan) will be available to choose from. Colors may be limited and are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Wednesday, June 26
BPB Kid’s Club: Get Up and Move!

Grades K-5, 9 AM – 3:30 PM

During Get Up and Move, kids will enjoy different games, test their skills during relay races and learn different ways to stay active, safe and healthy during summer months!

SCHOLARSHIPS AND DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE. Transportation is also available upon request.

Friday, June 28
BPB Kid’s Club: Makerspace/Be a Boss Baby

Grades: K-3; 9am to 3:30pm

Join folks with the Iowa State Extension and Outreach and dive into the world of entrepreneurship with a Makerspace! Learn what it takes to create a new idea, develop a plan, and share your results through creativity, innovation, and communication. Participants will work in teams to develop an idea for making their community a better place to live. Using items found around the house, teams will work together to build a model, create a presentation poster, and market their idea.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE. Transportation is also available upon request.

Saturday, July 20
Blanket & Trinket Ladder Craft Class

9 AM – 11:30 AM

During Get Up and Move, kids will enjoy different games, test their skills during relay races and learn different ways to stay active, safe and healthy during summer months!

Join Eva with Helps Homestead in a DIY Make & Take workshop where you can create your own blanket ladder! Paint, stain, distress your own blanket ladder to hang your throw or chunky knit blanket on! The shelves are great for little pants, candles, or other nic-nacs too! Ladder is just as pictured with 3 3.5″ deep rungs evenly spaced 21″ wide and 61″ tall +/-. So grab you friends, your favorite beverage and get creative!

Meet your instructor, Eva Helps:
I’m Eva Helps of Helps Homestead who will be helping you create in the Blanket & Trinket Ladder Workshop. I am a boy-mom times three and live on an acreage in Earlham along with my husband, boys, horses, cows, dog, cats, and more. With Helps Homestead, I get to create wooden custom home decor and signs with a rustic or modern farmhouse style and allow people to make their homes their own with unique pieces! I also get to help your visions come to life in workshops like this one! Girl’s nights and kiddos creative birthday parties are also part of Helps Homestead. Feel free to reach out to me with any questions! I can’t wait to help you all create your dream pieces!

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