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Friends of the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge

This week’s Featured Member:bison logo 2

FriendsAs a member of the PCBA we hope to increase awareness of the refuge and all it provides for the residents and families in Prairie City and the surrounding communities. Many special programs are offered and provide unique opportunities and experiences for all ages. Plan your visit to the refuge today!

Special Event: 2014 Concert on the Prairie – Save the Date – Friday, June 6, 2014

The concert will be given by Tropical Steel, Caribbean Steel Band. There will be a wine tasting at the Savannah Trail, along with guided walks on the trail. In the Visitor Center there  will be several Iowan artists and authors exhibiting their art and books. You must RSVP for this event by May 31st.


The Prairie Point Bookstore, located in the Visitor Center, is run by Friends of the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge.


Monday – Saturday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Sunday: 12:00 noon – 5:00pm

Address: 9981 Pacific St, Prairie City, IA 50228

Phone: 515-994-3400

Contact:  Joan Van Gorp





Van Gorp Insurors

This week’s Featured Business:VanGorpInsHeader

Why does Van Gorp Insurors support the PCBA? Because Beth Williams has been a resident of Prairie City for over 30 years and she supports our community! With over 25 years of experience, she enjoys assisting individuals with their Personal, Commercial, Farm, Life & Health Insurance needs here and in the surrounding communities.


VGI is a full service insurance agency doing business in Iowa, Missouri, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, Michigan, Arizona, and Wyoming.  As an Independent Agent we represent many top-rated insurance companies. We offer prodcuts from personal auto & home, business & manufacturing, farm, agribusiness & crop insurance to life, health, and long term care insurance.


Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Address: 723 Main St, Pella, IA 50219

Phone: 641-628-4100

Contact:  Beth Williams




Robbi’s Saba/ACE

This week’s Featured Business:saba logo2

I am building my small business in Prairie City so that we can all grow healthier together! Saba’s exclusive ACE formula contains the top five most effective weight loss ingredients scientifically formulated into a single pill. Find out more about Robbi and her products below and call her at  319-330-8878 to get your free sample today!


I provide weight loss and energy supplements as well as a full line of health care products.


Call anytime!

Phone: 319-330-8878

Address: 909 Beardsley St, Monroe, IA 50170

Contact:  Robbi Forbes






Prairie Creek Trading Post

This week’s Featured Business:Prairie Creek Logo

It is so rewarding to offer both hometown friendliness and provide needed services to friends, neighbors and new customers. For over 16 years, my unique and quality gift items have been enhancing daily lives and special occasions! To find out more about Cheryl and her Gifts, Antiques, Home & Garden Decor and new Graphic T-Shirts see below!


I carry a wide assortment of gifts, collectibles, crafts, antiques, home and garden decor and graphic t-shirts. The shop is much larger than you think so come in and see what you can find!


Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10:30 am – 6:00 pm

Monday and Wednesday by chance or appointment.

Closed Sunday.

Address: 10310 S 96th Ave W, Prairie City, IA 50228

Phone: 515-994-2974

Contact:  Cheryl Westra

Directions from Prairie City: From Prairie City Elemnetary School go 2 miles south on the blacktop road S6G and then go 1/4 mile west on South 96th Avenue West.

Directions from the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge: From the bison/elk area go 1.5 miles east on South 96th Avenue West.


Prairie City Dental Services

This week’s Featured Business: PrairieCityDentalLogo

I enjoy serving the people of Prairie City and Colfax because this is where I’m home! I love having my own practice and supporting the business community in a place with the people and lifestyle of this rural setting. To find out more about Dr. Brad and his team see below!


Bonding and White Fillings, Bridges, Crowns, Dentures, Extractions, Dental Hygiene and Periodontal Health, Inlays and Onlays, TMJ, Night Guards, and Athletic Mouth Guards are all available. Specialties we cover range from Implants and Cosmetic Dentistry to Pediatrics and Orthodontics.


Wednesday and Thursday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Friday: 8:00 am – 12:00 noon

Closed Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday.

Address: 111 N Main St, Prairie City, IA 50228

Phone: 515-994-2210

Contact:  Dr. Brad Hagarty




Other Offices:

Colfax Dental Services – 475 N Walnut St, Colfax IA 50054

Please call 515-674-4466 for the Colfax office.


Uptown Restaurant and Lounge

This week’s Featured Business:

Why did I decide to build my business in Prairie City? Because I was born and raised here and wanted to open my restaurant back home! Every day at Uptown is like a class reunion. If you try us today, we are sure we’ll see you again. To find out more about Jeff, Taco Tuesday, Fried Chicken Wednesday and Cavatelli Thursday see below!


Restaurant and lounge with video games, billiards and tv!


Tuesday-Thursday: 11:00 am – 12:00 am

Friday-Saturday: 11:00 am – 2:00 am

The kitchen is open 11:00 am – 9:00 pm Tuesday – Saturday.

Address: 112 E Jefferson St, Prairie City, IA 50228

Phone: 515-994-3100

Contact:  Jeff Brouwer





PC Carpet Cleaning

This week’s Featured Business: PCCarpet logo

PC Carpet Cleaning loves serving Prairie City because in a small town there is always the need for a quality product, work completed on time and a strong emphasis on customer service! Since 2005, honesty and integrity have been the foundation of PC Carpet Cleaning and we are supporting the Prairie City Business Association. To find out more about Dan and Spring Cleaning see below!


Carpet cleaning services, auto detailing, camper cleaning, and steam cleaning hard surfaces.


Monday – Sunday: Appointments always available.

Address: 200 E North St, Prairie City, IA 50228

Phone: 515-994-2310, 515-971-0478

Contact:  Dan McAdams



Goldie’s Ice Cream Shoppe

This week’s Featured Business: Goldies Logo

I’m a member of the PCBA because it’s crucial for small town survival and success that everyone work together as a team. In a time when big box and chain stores lure everyone into spending money that immediately leaves the state, we must band together and promote ourselves as a great place to live, play, and shop in order to make Prairie City and Iowa stronger. To find out more about Brad, catering services or The Flavor of the Week Club see below!


Year-round ice cream and restaurant, Flavor of the Week (started Tuesday, March 18), Best Tenderloin Sandwich in Iowa and amazing catering services!


Monday – Sunday: 11:00 am – 8:30 pm

Address: 304 W 2nd St, Prairie City, IA 50228

Phone: 515-994-3190

Contact:  Brad Magg






Katherine McClure Photography

This week’s Featured Business:KMP_LogoSignClear BackgroundRectanglePCBA

Why am I growing my small business in Prairie City? Because I am celebrating 4 years of gorgeous babies, high school seniors, families and weddings with the most amazing clients I could ever ask for! There is so much beauty in this little town and I get to capture more of it every day. Family portrait sessions are filling up fast so to schedule your complimentary consultation or book your custom portrait experience call 515-994-2383 or contact Kat directly here.


Custom portrait photography experiences including:

- complimentary consultations to discuss ideas, wardrobe and planning details
- on-location photography sessions
- professional editing services and basic retouching
- design services including fine art wall collections, heirloom albums and distinctive holiday cards or birth announcements
- enhanced in-person viewing sessions
- online gallery of images
- installation of wall art directly in your home
- custom mobile albums that install like apps on your smart phones
- and collections of images to share online


Now booking 2014 families, Class of 2015 high school seniors and 201 Weddings and Engagements.


Monday – Thursday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Saturday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Address: 604 E 6th St, Prairie City, IA 50228

Phone: 515-994-2383

Contact:  Katherine McClure







Weirick & Patterson Pharmacy

This week’s Featured Business:pharmacy

Why does Weirick & Patterson Pharmacy serve Colfax and Prairie City? Because I truly care about sick kids, adults and the elderly! As sister communities it is imperative that we work together and because my customers from Prairie City support me, I want to support the PCBA.


Pharmacy, Pharmacy Counseling, Drug Store Retail, Ice Cream & Soda Shop, Greeting Cards, Dry Cleaning Services and much more!


Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am – noon

Address: 101 N Walnut St, Colfax, IA 50054

Phone: 515-674-3503

Contact:  Brenda Weirick