Welcome to Davis County, Iowa!

Iowa's Best Kept Secret.

What’s Happening in Davis County

April 1-30, 2014

Coloring contest in support of Child Abuse Prevention Month

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April 17-23, 2014

Child Abuse Prevention activities

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April 19, 2014

Farmer’s Market

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April 19, 2014

Easter Egg Hunt

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April 23, 2014

Mustang Pride Day

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April 23, 2014

Asparagus and rhubarb workshop

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April 25, 2014

Kids Against Hunger Meal Packaging Event

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April 25, 2014

“Just for Fun” 4-H Fun

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April 28, 2014

Transition meeting for 8th graders

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April 29, 2014

“The Cat in the Hat” on location

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Davis County Fair’s 2014 Quilt Block Contest
Deadline for completed blocks: June 20, 2014

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 Iowa Theatre

“Divergent” (rated: PG-13)

April 18 and 19, 2014
7pm

April 20, 2014
4pm

 

Also see the “Calendar of Events”

 

 

Traveling Around Davis County

Explore one of Bloomfield’s little-known gems!

A mail order catalog home provides the foundation for one of Bloomfield’s little-known gems.  In this little house are all kinds of treasures – from handcrafted gifts to travel information that allows you to explore this corner of Iowa and beyond.

The Davis County Welcome Center, located at 301 North Washington Street, is three blocks north of Bloomfield’s Courthouse Square on Highway 63.  The Welcome Center has its home in a house built in the early 1900’s.  It is believed that this home was ordered from a 1910 Sear and Roebuck catalog and was purchased from a kit for about $1800.  The house has been restored through the generous donations of materials and thousands of hours of volunteer labor.

What makes this Welcome Center extra special is the people and the choices of gifts, souvenirs and travel information available.  Staffed by wonderful volunteers, there are all sorts of treasures to be discovered!

 

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