Calendar

The Madrid School Calendar is available here.

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Madrid Labor Day Commission 6:00 pm
Madrid Labor Day Commission @ Board Room, City Hall
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Madrid Labor Day Commission plans the annual Madrid Labor Day Celebration. Come share your feedback at this open meeting.
Canceled – Lions Club 6:30 pm
Canceled – Lions Club @ Madrid Home
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Meets every first and third Tuesday of the month. For more information about Madrid Lion’s Club, visit their website.
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Canceled-Alzheimer’s Association Support Group 12:00 pm
Canceled-Alzheimer’s Association Support Group @ The Cedars Assisted Living
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Meets the first Wednesday of the month.
Virtual MAC Meeting 6:00 pm
Virtual MAC Meeting @ Virtual
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
See email invitation for virtual link; details will be posted here if possible.   The Madrid Area Chamber of Commerce (MAC) is a group of individuals and businesses committed to continuing to making the Madrid[...]
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High Trestle Trail Steering Committee 9:00 am
High Trestle Trail Steering Committee @ Woodward City Hall
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
The High Trestle Trail Steering Committee meets quarterly and makes arrangements for trail maintenance and expansion efforts.
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Madrid City Council – Virtual 10:00 am
Madrid City Council – Virtual @ Council Chambers
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The Madrid City Council meetings have gone virtual! Join us using Zoom login information in the “Madrid News” section of the City of Madrid’s home page. Meets the first Saturday of the month (10:00 am)[...]
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Canceled – Madrid Park Board 5:30 pm
Canceled – Madrid Park Board @ Council Room
Oct 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Meets twice a month: the second and fourth Tuesday of each month.
Virtual-Madrid Public Library Board of Directors 5:30 pm
Virtual-Madrid Public Library Board of Directors @ Library Meeting Room
Oct 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Meets the second Tuesday of the month. This is an open meeting. The public is welcome to attend. The public is welcome; virtual meeting information is included in the meeting agendas.
Canceled-Madrid VFW Auxiliary 6:30 pm
Canceled-Madrid VFW Auxiliary @ VFW Auxiliary Hall
Oct 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Meets every second Tuesday of the month.
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Friends of the Boone County Trail 6:30 pm
Friends of the Boone County Trail @ Outside Trailside Rentals
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Meets the second Thursday of the month. Chairs will be available to spread out at socially responsible distances.
Virtual- Madrid Planning & Zoning Committee 6:30 pm
Virtual- Madrid Planning & Zoning Committee @ Board Room
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This is an open meeting. The public is welcome to attend; meeting links are available with the agendas on the City’s website. Meets the second Thursday of the month.
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Boone County Passport Event 10:00 am
Boone County Passport Event @ Boone County Courthouse
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Need a passport? Come to this event and get the application process started! Be sure to bring your birth certificate (original state sealed or certified copy), your driver’s licence, and personal check or money order[...]
Retrieving Freedom Program-Madrid V.F.W. 10:30 am
Retrieving Freedom Program-Madrid V.F.W. @ Madrid V.F.W.
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
All are invited to attend, “Retrieving Freedom,” a program about how dogs assist veterans and autistic children with daily life. This event is sponsored by the Madrid V.F.W. Alcohol will not be served.
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Virtual-Madrid Board of Education 5:00 pm
Virtual-Madrid Board of Education @ Elementary School Library
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Meets the second Monday of the month. Find the online meeting info inside the meeting agenda here.
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Canceled – Lions Club 6:30 pm
Canceled – Lions Club @ Madrid Home
Oct 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Meets every first and third Tuesday of the month. For more information about Madrid Lion’s Club, visit their website.
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Canceled-Amvets Post 210 7:00 pm
Canceled-Amvets Post 210 @ VFW Hall
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meets the third Wednesday of the month.
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Pumpkin Carving 5:30 pm
Pumpkin Carving
Oct 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Pumpkin Carving
Test your carving skills and enjoy a hot bowl of chili, a warm piece of cornbread and a cool dessert. The pumpkins will be displayed during the Arboretum’s Halloween events.
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Canceled: Madrid Historical Museum & Board Mtg 10:00 am
Canceled: Madrid Historical Museum & Board Mtg @ Madrid Historical Museum
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Arb”boo”ween 1:00 pm
Arb”boo”ween @ 1875 Peach Avenue
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Arb”boo”ween @ 1875 Peach Avenue
Put on your favorite creative costume and join the parade of activities and treats. Pumpkins will be decorated for the holiday. Enjoy hayrides, the hay maze and games at this fun family Halloween event.
Ar”Boo”scare 6:00 pm
Ar”Boo”scare
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ar”Boo”scare
As the sun sets over the Iowa Arboretum…the Halloween Ar “Boo” Scare event begins. Walk the “No Return Hidden Trial” and ride the “Hayride to the Valley of Darkness.” Bring a flashlight, wear a costume[...]
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Perry Fine Arts–Ann and Charlie Heymann 2:00 pm
Perry Fine Arts–Ann and Charlie Heymann @ Performing Arts Center
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Enjoy the music of Ann and Charlie Heymann who will present the Gaelic wire-strung harp of Ireland and Highland Scotland and its music. Free will donations will be accepted.
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Madrid City Council – Virtual 5:30 pm
Madrid City Council – Virtual @ Council Chambers
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
The Madrid City Council meetings have gone virtual! Join us using Zoom login information in the meeting agenda, which can be found here. Meets the third Monday (5:30 pm) and the first Saturday (10:00 am)[...]
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Stargazing 7:30 pm
Stargazing
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Stargazing
Explore the Autumn Sky When: October 25, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Join the Ames Area Amateur Astronomers for a guided tour of the autumn night sky. You’ll have a chance to trace[...]
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Trunk or Treat 6:30 pm
Trunk or Treat @ Madrid E Free Church Parking Lot
Oct 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Come Trunk or Treating on Thursday, October 31, 2019! Dress up and walk through decorated trunks to collect goodies and play games.
Madrid Chamber of Commerce