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Strawberry Point

Registration Open for Berries and Brew Fest

Registration Open for Berries and Brew Fest

There will be something new at this year’s Strawberry Days. It’s called Berries and Brew Fest, and it will showcase the talents of area wineries, breweries, homebrewers and homemade wine makers. Berries and Brew Fest will be held Saturday, June 11th from 1:30 to 6:30 pm on East Mission Street in Strawberry Point. Any local

Summer Camps Offered for Delaware County Kids

Kids in grades kindergarten and up are invited to take part in a variety of day camps this summer. Delaware County Extension and Outreach is partnering with the Manchester Parks Department to host the summer camps. Kids in kindergarten through 3rd grade are invited to “Bug Camp” on Friday, June 3rd at Bailey’s Ford Park


Delaware FSA Reminder: File Crop Acreage Report

The Delaware County Farm Service Agency reminds all producers of the requirement to file a 2016 Crop Acreage report. In order to maintain eligibility in all Farm Service Agency programs, an accurate report of all cropland acres, including hay, pasture and other non-insured crops is required to be filed and signed in our office by


Delaware County Veteran’s Honor Bus Tour

Manchester’s 150th birthday celebration continues and during the month of May, the City is focusing its Sesquicentennial theme on veterans and seniors. A Delaware County Veteran’s Honor Bus Tour is planned for Saturday, May 21st from 9 am to 3 pm. The bus tour will depart from the Delaware County Senior Center in Manchester at

Granville Public Market

Opening Days for Local Farmers’ Markets

The opening days have been set for this year’s farmers’ markets in Manchester and Dyersville. The Manchester Farmers’ Market will kick off Saturday, May 28th. The farmers’ market will be held every Saturday morning from 7 to 10:30 in the 100 block of South Tama Street. The Dyersville Farmers’ Market will open on Thursday, May

Registration Open for Manchester Soccer Club

Manchester Soccer Club 2016 Fall Soccer Registration Night: Thursday, May 19th from 4:30-6:30 pm at West Delaware Middle School Commons Ages: 1st through 12th grade during 2016/2017 School Year Date: August through October with games starting at 5:30 or 6:30 pm in Manchester, Delhi, Earlville, and Edgewood Cost: $35.00 (includes shirt) Player Needs: Shin guards

Delaware County Community Chest Accepting Grant Applications

The Delaware County Community Chest will be accepting requests for funding from non-profit organizations until the end of May. Applications are available from the Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce Office or from the Chamber’s web site at The Community Chest accepts requests for funding from charitable, educational, scientific or literary societies; and uses donated