Courtesy of the City of Madrid.


City Hall News & Information:
POLICE NOTICE: May 1 the annual junk vehicle ordinance will start to be enforced.

Open Burning: March 26-May 29
from Sunrise to Sunset
No burning on streets,sidewalks or alleyways

Boone County Landfill - Residental Yard Waste "FREE of CHARGE"
April15-May 31

New Garbage Pickup Policy: see the full description on the City Hall Webpage

2016 Weed Notice for Boone County -
Group 1 - May 20 to June 5 2016,
Group 2 - June 1 to June 16, 2016 & Group 3 July 1 to July 15, 2016

SAM Center is available to rent for events, family reunions, bridal/baby showers & graduation parties
$25 rental fee and a $50 security deposit... call 795-2865

Do Not Call Registry

Remember to call 811
before digging.

Report ILLegal Dumping - 1-800-2NO-DUMP

Community Visioning Presentation

The City of Madrid offers a 5 year tax abatement on
residential development and 5 years on commercial
Contact City Hall

The local option sales tax took effect in 2004. The sales tax fund
will be used for community improvement. Money spent in local businesses provides property tax dollars that support our school
and city. It also creates new jobs for people in our community and
gives them the ability to reinvest their paychecks locally.


What Madrid has to offer

The original MadridIowa website started by Chris Davis & Todd Kilzer in 1998
March 12, 1989 Sir Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web.

Public Notices of City Ordinances & Reports:

The City of Madrid ask that you follow City Ordinance #317 - Maintaining
- Lawns are to be maintained under 8 inches in height or the City
will mow and assess it on your taxes.

Discharge of Grass/Weeds into the street is illegal

Weed Notice: Chapter 317, Code of Iowa (Group 1 - May 20th to June 5th)
(Group 2 - June 1st to June 16th) (Group 3 - July 1st to July 15th) 2014

Boone County Snow Ordinance #63A (copies at the Engineer's Office)

July 23 2015 -

Links on the Madrid Web Site:

Search the Madrid web site

site search by freefind

What Madrid has to offer you! Information
A New DVD, produced by MAC, showing what
Madrid has to offer is available. Contact City Hall

Phone Numbers:
Emergency - 911 (Emergency Use ONLY)
Non Emergency - 515-433-0527 (Crime Reporting/Assistance)
Madrid Police Department - 515-795-3113
(Answering Machine - will return your call within 24 hrs)
City Hall: 795-3930
Community Room: 795-2703
Edgewood Park: 795-2714
Post Office - 795-2561
Public Library: 795-3846
Black Hills - Gas meters need cleaned off for air flow.
Alliant Energy
reminds qualified customers to apply for energy
assistance - call 1-866-674-6327

Alliant Energy -
800-255-4268 - Recycle old applicances-call for pickup
Black Hills Energy -
888-890-5554 (800-694-8989 Emergency)
- 611 or 877-901-4692
Mediacom -
Walters Sanitary
- 515-432-2866

News & Information:
Craigslist Shoppers & Sellers: the Ankeny Police Dept. is offering their
parking lot as a meeting place. The Parking lot has a video surveillance system.

New Madrid signs on the North & South end of town

aThe Madrid Community Gardens At this point, 24 of the 26 plots have been reserved for 2016. Reserve your plot now (FREE of Charge) call Rhonda B @ 480-7017 or Deanna F @ 360-0013

Dirk Ringgenberg -
2016 MAC Leader of the Year!
MBDA & Ron Hodges -
2016 MAC Volunteers of the Year!

Proposed Summer Meal Program in Madrid -
The City of Madrid, Region XII, MCSD and the Ministerial Association are looking into a summer meal program for kids 1-18 years of age.
Applications are available at City Hall, The Public Library & local churches. Complete the form and return them to Sandy Johnson in the Admin Building at the school.

MBDA (Madrid Beer Drinkers Association)
donates $500 to Madrid Park Board, $500 to Madrid Jr/Sr High Special Olympics and $500 to Madrid HS After-Prom Committee

wins 2 Awards from the Iowa Bicycle Coalition
Snus Hill Winery
is named Iowa Winemaker of the Year!
(Madrid Community Endowment Fund) celebrates 10 years
Harold Grant honored with " Gift of Iowa's Future" Day
Harold Grant gives 27 acres to HTT for parking - new trail parking lot will be
called Grant's Woods

Becky Roorda & Dave Johnson donate $10,000 to Main Street Trail Access
Jensen Trust
donates to Main Street Trail Access - $10,900.00
($40,215.00 has been collected for the $125,000.00 project)

Madrid Lions Club has collected 150 pairs of used eyeglasses & 3
used hearing aids for the "Recycle for Sight" project and gave out $6808.00 in contributions. Recycle for Sight" drop boxes can be found at the Madrid Public Library, Madrid City Hall, City State Bank and the Madrid Home or contact a Lions member.
Madrid Community Blood Drive
-- Each donation earns you points to spend at
the Online Store -
Free Blood Pressure Checks - Mon-Wed-Fri @ 8-9AM at Madrid Family
Practice Clinic
- No appt needed

Business News:
Check out a list of businesses on the Business web page

PIT STOP Smoothies
OPENS on the HTT at the old Mahoney & Jordan Law Offices
The Filling Station (ice cream shop) Open for the season
Trailside Rentals
to open Open for the season
Trailside Tactical
open year round (Bike sales/service and ammo.)
Frontier Shack
(owned by the Hotel Patee) Opens April 22 located by the Flat Tire Lounge
Frey's Pumpkin Patch
- Closed for the Season
Tropical Sno Closed for the Season by Bike Trail/Highway 17
Shelley's Bait Shed
Open Year Round
Git & Go & Casey's
are OPEN 24/7
Bakery/Coffee Shop isclosed Sunday & Monday

Dr. Jeremy Meyer
has joined Global Wellness
Seamstress of Madrid
has started in town
Mediastop -
DVD Rental Kiosk @ Casey's
Midwest Technologies
opens in the downtown area
A.D.I.O. Fitnes is now BOM Fitnes
Larson Agency
celebrates 100
Madrid Flower Shop
celebrates 50 years

Art House on State - Weekend Fri. 3-9PM and Sat.& Sunday 9AM - 9PM
The Roost Opens in Downtown (specialty boutique) no set hours yet

Madrid Physiotherapy Associates
opens on Highway 17 at former vet clinic

If your Madrid business doesn't appear on our Business webpage
please contact the Web Designer

Development News:
City accepts final plans for the Park View Estates Development
Streets, Water & Sewer lines in place for the Park View Estates Development project >>>CLICK HERE

County View Mobilehome Court
to be developed into an 8-unit condo complex

Kading Properties
- 54 condo type rental units are under construction with
roads & foundtions having been poured (3 bedroom with attached garage)

Construction continues on
Southern Prairie Development. The development
will have businesses, family homes, townhomes & apartment complexes.

Tentative Plans are proposed for housing development around the Trailhead/Park Development site in Madrid

Library Information
Visit your local Library this week
Book Discussion Group for Adults (3rd Monday)
New Movies, Audiobooks, Adult, Juvenila/Young Adults & Kids

Tech Help Thursday call for an appointment
Check out ebooks at the Library call for more info.@ 795-3846

The 2nd Saturday of the month
is "Movie Nite" - 7:00PM - FREE Popcorn
- kids under 7 most be accompanied by an adult.

Upcoming Events:..

May 30th - Memorial Day Closed
Madrid Public Library -100 West 3rd St. - Madrid, IA - 50156 515-795-3846

News: Attend the church of your choice this week!
Check the our church webpage for times of services and other information -
Wednesday is "Church Night" in Madrid

St John's Prayer Shawl Ministry
- 7PM @ St John's (2nd & 4th Thurs)

E Free Church - 6:30PM Knit & Crochet Class @ The Cedars(Thurs)

Madrid Church of Christ - 6PM Sundays - Radio Show on KWBG

St Paul's UCC
- Children's Storyime during Worship & Child Care
call 979-9681 - St Paul's is Handcapped Accessible

Madrid Home's Sanborn Chapel - 10:30AM Worship Service's (Sun & Wed)

May 29 - St Paul's UCC - "Blessing of the Bikes" & Bike Ride @ Noon (Cancelled from May 1st)

Summer Lunch Program will be offered at Jensen Park on twelve days (Tuesdays and Thursdays) during the summer: June 28, June 30, July 5, July 7, July 12, July 14, July 19, July 21 July 26, July 28, August 2 and August 4. Mary Swalla is looking for volunteers to help make and serve food. She is also looking for folks to help lead games or activities (or to donate any art projects or games). Please contact the pastor or Mary if you’d like to help! Mary’s contact information is: or 515-681-5525.
The summer meal program for kids 1-18 years of age.
Applications are available at City Hall, The Public Library & local churches. Complete the form and return them to Sandy Johnson in the Admin Building at the school.

Local Calendar of Meetings & Events:
Dates and Times are subject to changes

Special Announcements & Dates:

Madrid CITY WIDE GARAGE SALE - Saturday May 14th from 8AM to 3PM (Don't forget to register at City Hall to be put on the city map of addreeses)

May 4 - Church Night
- Check the Church webpage for additional information & Church websites
Madrid Action Committee - 7:00AM @ The Cedars (1st & 3rd Wed)
Alzheimer's & Dementia Caregiver Support Group - Noon -1:30PM @ The Cedars - RSVP Callory Mallory @ 795-3007 (lunch provided) (1st Wed)
May 5 - Friends of the Boone County Trail
- 6:30PM @ Community Rm. (1st Thur)
Medicare 101 -
11:25AM @ SAM Center - Speaker Clay Wright
BCH - Childbirth Class - 6-9PM Hospital call 433-8400
May 7 - Madrid Historical Museum -
10AM to Noon @ Museum (Saturdays)

Fairview Cemetery Clean-up Day - 9:00AM till finished
May 9 - Madrid School Board -5:00PM @ Admin Building(2nd Mon) (Agenda)
May 10 - Madrid Public Library - 5:30PM Board Mtg @ Library (2nd Tues)
VFW - 7:00PM @ VFW Hall (2nd Tues)
VFW Aux. - 6:30PM @ Aux. Hall (2nd Tues)

Park & Rec Board - 6:30PM @ Council Room (2nd Tues)

May 11 - Church Night- Check the Church webpage for additional information & Church websites
Starlodge 115 - 7:00PM @ Masonic Temple (2nd Wed)

May 12 - Planning & Zoning - 6:30PM @ City Hall (2nd Thurs)
Madrid Public Library - Pinterest Party 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM — Madrid Public Library
BCH - Childbirth Class - 6-9PM Hospital call 433-8400
BCH - They Do Remember-Early Medical Trauma on Children - 3:00PM @ Hospital call 433-8611 (CEU Credit-$10 for Non BCH staff)

May 13 - HTT Steering Committee - 9:00AM @ Synder Assoc. Ankeny (2nd Fri)
Madrid Historical Museum - 10:00AM to Noon @ Museum (Saturdays)
Madrid Public Library - 7PM "Movie Night - TBA " - Free admission and Popcorn. Kids under 7 most have a adult to accompany them - call 795-3846
May 16 - City Council Mtg - 5:30PM @ City Hall (1st & 3rd Mon)
Madrid Public Library-
7PM Adult Book Discussion @ Library (3rd Mon)
May 17 - Madrid Lions Club -- 5:45Pm Board Mtg - 6:30PM Supper Mtg @ Egdewood Park - Last meeting till August (1st & 3rd Tues)
May 18 - Church Night - Check the Church webpage for additional information & Church websites
Madrid Action Committee - 7:00AM @ The Cedars (1st & 3rd Wed)
May 19 - Madrid Labor Day Commission - 6:30PM @ Board Room (3rd Thurs)
May 21 - Madrid Historical Museum Board Mtg-10AM to Noon @ Museum (3rd Sat)

SHARE - Delivery Truck: 8 - 8:30AM pickup @ SAM Center (237 State St. Madrid) 6AM to unload - Scoute
May 24 - Park & Rec Board - 7:00PM @ City Hall (2nd & 4th Tues)
Madrid Garden Club - 7:00PM - "Three Sister Gardening”" Speaker Lisa Burke @ St John's (4th Tues)
May 25
- Church Night - Check the Church webpage for additional information & Church websites
May 28 - Madrid Historical Museum -10AM to Noon @ Museum (Saturdays)
Madrid Garden Club - "Spring Flower Show" (members only) @ St John's
May 30 - Memorial Day
Madrid Public Library - Closed

June 6
- City Council Meeting -
5:30PM @ City Hall (1st & 3rd Mon)

June 7 - Madrid Lions Club - 6:30PM Dinner/Mtg @ Madrid Home(1st & 3rd Tues)
Legion Post 341 - 7:00PM @ Legion Hall (1st Tues)
SHARE- 5:00-6:00PM @ SAM Center (237 State St. Madrid) - call 515-298-0049 (1st Tues/full week)
Senior Assoc. of Madrid: Mon - Fri , 9:30AM to 3:30PM
Narcotics Anonymous: 515-244-2277
Madrid AA - 7:00PM Tuedays @ Madrid Home (non-smoking)
Alzheimer's Assoc. Support Group - Noon to 1:30 PM @ The Cedars Private Dining Room (1st Wed) call 795-3007
Battered Women's Support Group - 1-800-203-3488
Greater Love Ministries
Mon-Fri- 9:00-10:00AM & Wed. 4:00-5:30PM & Sat. 10AM- Noon (1st Sat) - 795-3913 Talk to Sue about volunteering for RSVP on Mondays @ Town & County Cafe

Boone County
Information: Website
Boone Movie Theater is Open Tuesday thru Sunday - closed Monday
Boone Community Theatre
7:00PM @ Playhouse (3rd Tues)
Boone County Transportation Service - Call 795-3007 or 432-5038
Boone County Superviors: Every Tuesday @ 8:30pm (one Board member will be available every Monday, Wednesday & Thursday from 9:00am to 11:00am)
Boone Area Breast Cancer Support Group: @ 7:00pm - Boone Hospital (1st Mon)
Boone County Genealogical Society:@ 7:30pm - Boone County Historical Center (4th Tues)
Boone County Auditor: 433-0502
Boone County Driver License: 433-0522
Boone Humane Society: 432-6112 - After Hours - 298-0124 - Website
Boone County Landfill: 433-0591
Boone County Household Hazardous Waste Facility - 433-0591
Boone County Prevention & Community Services: 432-7995
Boone County Extension: 432-3882

Boone County Hospital & Community Programs & Services:
Anticoagulation Management Service (Mon, Tues & Thurs)- 432-2335
Beckwith Family Adult Day Service (Mon thru Fri)- 432-2775
Blood Pressure Checks(Every Fri - 8AM to Noon) Madrid Family Clinic (Mon, Wed & Fri 8 to 9AM)
Boone Community Blood Drive call 800-287-4903
Car Seat Safety Checks - 2nd Tue 4-8PM - 433-8196
Caregivers Support Group - @ Westhaven Chapel - 432-2275 or 433-7836 (1st Tue)
Living with Cancer - 6:30PM BCH ex.8300 or 241-4234 (3rd Tues)
Cancer Early Detection - low income & unisured women 50 to 64 call432-1127
CPR Classes - 433-8190
Diabetes Ed. Classes - 433-8624 (2nd Thurs)
Diabetes Support Group - 4PM 4th Floor @ BCH (3rd Thurs)
First Aid Classes - 433-8190
Home Care Service - 432-1127
Hospice Rooms - 433-8264
Lab Wellness Profiles - 6:30 to 10:30 AM Everyday - 433-8170
Living with Cancer 6:30PM  1st Floor call 241-4234 ext.8300 (3rd Tue)
Nutrition Programs (Home Deliveries & Congregate Meals) - 432-1127
Outpatient Nutritional Services - 433-8624
SHIIIP - 432-1127 (advice on Medicare Drug Plans)
Vestibular Rehab - 432-7729
Volunteer Aux. - 433-8139
make sure you are getting all your benefits
call 515-433-4904 or email:

Make a difference become a RSVP Volunteer call 433-7836

RSVP will be at Greater Love on Mondays

(Learn more Mondays from 9-10AM @ Town & Country Cafe, downtown Madrid)

Iowa Arboretum - Upcoming Events:

May 8, 15, & 22 - Family Yoga aka Yoga for Kids - 1:00PM Experience family friendly yoga that is just right for everyone. Even beginners and grown ups — with or without kids — can enjoy this chance to stretch, bend, twist, and balance while barking like a dog or breathing like a lion. Everyone gets a workout. Everyone gets a chance to relax too. We’ll start at the Hughes Education Center, then head to a gazebo in fair weather. Take a walk around the Arboretum before or after yoga. Your instructor is Nan Bonfils. She recommends family yoga for children age 4+. All children must be accompanied by an adult. But grown ups are welcome to participate without a child. You don’t need special equipment. If you don’t have a yoga mat, just bring a beach towel, water bottle, clean feet, and a big smile. Fee: $7 per family (members), $10 per family (non-members). Buy the series and save: $20 per family (member), $30 per family (non-members).
May 13 - 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Arboretum Garden Social and Auction (Formerly the Green Tie Affair) Iowa Arboretum's major "fun" raiser event featuring tasty delights, auction and plant sale. Early Bird: $50 per ticket (before May 6), After May 6: $60 per ticket.
May 14 and May 15 - 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m Spring Plant Sale. The latest and greatest plant sale. Iowa Arboretum's Annual Spring Plant Sale. Find unique and interesting plants for your garden.

Save the Date - June 5 - Classic Car Day

Iowa Arboretum, 1875 Peach Avenue, Madrid, Iowa, 50156 515.795.3216
KWBG Radio - AM 1590

Listen to games on your computer and checkout KWBG on Facebook.

"Coaches Corner" every Wednesday has Ryan Wendt talking to Madrid Coaches.

Area Jobs:

Area and Regional positions, Start Jobs . Other job openings taken from Madrid Register News & the Boone County Shopping News
These postings maybe filled before the next posting/update

Madrid Schools -
795-3241 - 2016-17 school year
Head JH Baseball Coach
Assistant JH Baseball Coach
K-12 Substitute Teachers needed for the 2015-2016 school year

Home Communities (MHC)
: 795-3007
Nurses - All Shafts Part-time
Evenings & Overnight CNA
Laundry Aide - Full-time
Housekeeper - Fulltime

The Cedars (Madrid Home Communities) 795-4097
CNA - Part-Time
Server - Part-Time

Ballard Creek Assisted Living (Madrid Home Communities) - Huxley 515-597-2555
Server Part-time, Various Shifts
Cook Full or Part Time

Madrid Bakery
- Apply at store
Summer Job- Full & Part-time

BARR-NUNN Transportation - 515-9993158
Tech Support Specialist
Driver Recruiter
Team Leader

Fareway - apply online
Warehouse Personnel - Part-time

Dekalb- Apply in person
Warehouse Personnel

Boone County Sheriff's Office - Apply at Office
911 Dispatcher - Part-time
Jailer - Part-time
Deadline May 13

City of Boone - apply @ City Hall (Ed Higgins)
Admin Assistant - Building Officals Office
Deadline April 29 - 4PM

Boone County Auditor - apply at Courthouse 2nd floor
Real Estate & Taxation Assistant
Deadline - 4:30PM May 6

Gensis Development - 515-386-3017
HR Generalist

Boone News-Republican - Apply at Office
Sales Person

Woodward Resource Center - Apply at Office
Resident Treatment Worker

FSA Office - 964-4295 (Ankney)
Program Technician - Temporary

Northern Gas Company - Online
Operations & Maintenance Tech/Senior

Market of Madrid -
apply @ Store
- apply @ Store
Git & Go -
apply @ Store
Dollar General Store
apply online

US Post Office -
apply online

For School Closings/Cancellations check the Weatherthreat panel at the bottom of this column or the school's website -
ACT Test Date:June 11, 2016** (Fee Due May 6, 2016) (Late Fee Due May 7–20, 2016)
**See non-Saturday testing for information related to this test date.

2015-2016 School Calendar
(3 snow days)
April/May Activities Calendar (3/23/16) and Lunch Menu's
Football 2016 Schedule NEW

May 4 -9:00 Mrs. Ostert's kindergarten visits City State Bank
9:00 PM - Conference Boys Golf @ Madrid (Cedar Pointe)
May 5 - 9:00 Mr. Hart's kindergarten visits City State Bank
4:00 PM - Varsity Boys Golf @ Ogden
5:00 PM - Varsity Boys Track @ Huxley
Raindate for JH & HS Conference Track Meets
May 6 - 4-6 Grade Track & Field Day
May 8 - Mother's Day
May 9 - 4th Grade MAP testing begins
8:30 Mrs. Holtan's kindergarten visits the post office
HS Girls Softball Practice Starts
Conference Art Show @ Panora
4:00 PM - JV Girls & Boys Golf @ Ogden
5:00 PM - Varsity Girls Track @ Martensdale
5:00 PM -Varsity Boys Track @ Guthrie Center
5:00 PM - Board of Education Meeting @ Admin. Bldg.
May 10 - 3:30 PM - JV Boys Golf @ Panora
4:30 PM - JH Girls & Boys Track Meet @ Madrid
4-6 Track & Field Day Raindate
May 11 - 2:00 PM - Early Dismissal Teacher In-Service
8:30 Mrs. Ostert's kindergarten visits the post office
May 12 - 6th Grade to Jr. Achievement Biztown
8:30 Mr. Hart's kindergarten visits the post office
4:00 PM - Varsity Girls & Boys District Track Meet (location TBA)
May 13 - K-3 Grade Field Day
Boys Sectional Golf (location TBA)
May 16 - Girls Regional Golf (location TBA)
May 17 - 7:00 PM - 7-12 Vocal & Band Spring Concert @ HS
K-3 Grade Field Day Raindate
May 18 - Senior Semester Testing Day
May 19 - Senior Semester Testing Day
State Track @ Drake Stadium
6th Grade Students to Des Moines Art Museum with Mrs. Beetler
May 20 - State Special Olympics at ISU
8:30 AM - Senior Graduation Practice
9:30 AM - Senior Awards Day @ HS
State Track @ Drake Stadium
Boys District Golf (location TBA)
May 21 - State Track @ Drake Stadium
May 22 - 2:00 PM - Graduation @ HS
May 23 - Girls Regional Golf (location TBA
May 24 - 5:00 PM - JV/V Baseball vs. Woodward Academy @ Madrid
6:00PM - 4th Grade Instrument Rental Night @ Ele. Cafeteria
6:30 PM - 5th & 6th Grade Vocal & Band Concert @ Elementary
May 25 - 1st Grade walk to Edgewood Park
May 26 - 6th Grade End of the Year Awards / Elementary Gym
Girls Regional Soccer (location TBA)
5:00 PM - JV/V Baseball vs. Panorama @ Panora
5:30 PM - JV/V Softball vs. Panorama @ Panora
May 27 - 1:30-2:15 6th graders tour the Junior High building
Boys State Golf Meet (location TBA)
5:30 PM - JV/V Baseball vs. Ballard @ Slater
May 28 - Boys State Golf Meet (location TBA)
Varsity Softball @ Ogden Tournament Times TBA
May 30 - Memorial Day - No School
May 31 - Girls Regional Soccer (location TBA)
Girls State Golf Meet (TBA)
5:00 PM- JV/V Baseball vs. Woodard- Granger @ Madrid
5:30 PM- JV/V Softball vs. Woodward- Granger @ Madrid

June 1 - HS Semester Testing Day
June 2 - Last Day of School - 11:00 AM - Elementary & Jr. High Dismissal
HS Semester Testing Day
Dates and Times are taken from Tiger-Times Calendar.
Does not reflect any cancellations and or any rescheduled dates!

Please turn in the labels to the Ele. Office or Market of Madrid

Daily School Schedule - 8:10AM to 3:10PM - All Buildings

General District Telephone Numbe
r - 795-3240 - Option 1 (Elementary) -
Option 2 (High School) - Option 3 (Administration)
Superintendent - 795-1401 - 201 N. MAIN
Board Secretary/Business Manager - 795-1400...fax 515-795-2121-201 N. MAIN
High School Office - 795-1405 ...fax 515-795-4408 - 599 N. Kennedy
Activities Director Office - 795-1420...fax 515-795-4408 - 599 N. Kennedy
Elementary Office - 795-1402...fax 515-795-2121
- 213 W. 1st
Nurse: 515-795-1411
Lunch Account: 515-795-1410

Transportation : 515-795-2191
West Central Activities Conference (website) - Des Moines Christian - Earlham - Guthrie Center - Madrid - Ogden - Panorama - Van Meter - West Central Valley of Stuart - Woodward Academy - Woodward Granger
Madrid Historical Museum News & Information...

Madrid's Proud History

Move cursor arrow over picture to see "Then & Now"

The afternoon arrival of the Hiawatha in to Madrid


Courtesy of Stewart Buck
Read Stewart's memories"Tracks of My Life"

Madrid Museum coal mine exhibit

"Best-Kept Secret "in Boone County from Our Iowa Feb/March 20
The Historical Museum is open Saturdays from 10PM - Noon and by appointment.

musuem stuff
Childhood Remembrances
By Josephine Pagliai

Join the Madrid Historical Society - $10.00 a year dues
Checkout our radio interview about the mines surrounding Madrid on our website.

West Overlook binoculars have been installed !

Due to the popularity of the trail between Madrid and Woodward, the City of Madrid and Boone County require a permit (free) for organized events on the High Trestle Trail pavement, right of way, or trailhead in their jurisdictions. To obtain the appropriate permit(s), please e-mail or call at least two weeks in advance: - Todd Kilzer, City of Madrid,, 515-795-3930, and/or the Boone County Conservation Board,, 515-353-4237

Architecture Awareness Article

Trestle Bridge, Madrid IA Amazing drone footage.

The HTT has won the 2013 Trails and the Arts Award
The Park & Recreation Board meets the 6PM on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday
Egdewood Park - Closed for the season  

Checkout our DISC Golf Course at Edgewood

Swede Point Park
- $50 for a one day rental of shelter - Camping $17 w/electricity $11 w/no electricity (Boone County Conservation)

Friends of Boone County Trails
P.O. Box 71
Madrid Iowa 50156 - 0071
$20.00 per person membership dues
(photo from FB)
Congregate Meals - to be added call by 8:30AM to cancel call 1 day in advance - call 795-2865 (Mon-Fri 11am to 12:30pm) after hours call (515) 433-8329 Serving 11:30am to 12:30pm @ The SAMS Center (237 State St. Madrid) for people 60 and older

Baked Chicken
Mashed potatoes/ Gravy
Red/White/ Black Beans
Oreo Cookies
White Milk
WW Bread/ Marg

baked chicken
mashed potatoes/ gravy
mixed vegetables
chocolate pudding
grape juic
white milk
WW bread/ margarine

cheese soup 1/2 baked potato
LS V8 juice
white milk
WW bread/ 2 margarine
Cong - Opt dinner roll

roast beef
mashed potatoes/ gravy
green beans
vanilla ice cream
cranberry juice
white milk
WW bread/ margarine

beef patty
Au Gratin potatoes
apple juice
white milk
WW bun

beef patty
Au Gratin potatoes
apple juice
white milk
WW bun

Madrid School Lunch Menu's 

Muffins & Cereal

Mandarin Orange Chicken
Brown Rice
Wheat Bread Slice

Pop Tarts

Deli Sandwich
Oven Potatoes
Fresh Veggies


BBQ Rib/Bun
Potato Cubes
Baked Beans

French Toast Sticks

Meat Patty/Bun
Oven Potatoes

English Muffin w/Meat & Cheese

Cheese Cup
Graham Crackers


Breakfast Wrap

Carrot Sticks
Sno Ball Cookie

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or checkout the School site

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