Aquatic Center
Booster Club
Cameron Flats
City Services
Golf Course
Main Street
Mowing Ordinance
Photos of Town
GC Revitalization Inc.
Swim Team
Utility Services



Out and About in the Community

Mondays - 9 am 11 am - Cribbage at the Library

2nd Tues of each month - 9:30 am Book Club at the Library
                                       Guthrie County Arts Council meetings - 7 pm

Wednesdays - 9 am - 11 am Bridge at the Library

3rd Tues of each month - Guthrie Center Revitalization board meetings

2018 - Guthrie Center All School Reunion
                 Co-chairs:  Mike Underwood
                                  Lori Faucher
                                  Lesley Halsey

Library Happenings - visit the Mary Barnett Library website 


   The City Council is taking applications for vacancies on all appointed boards, commissions, and committees created by the Code of Iowa.  Applications can be found here or at City Hall.  This application process is in an effort to ensure diversity and representation of our community.  Submit completed applications to City Hall between 8 am and 4:30 pm.  All applicants must be 18 years of age.  Most of these boards, commissions, and committees are uncompensated positions.  All applications are subject to the open record laws of the State of Iowa.


Apr 14 - 19 - Mary Barnett Library Book Sale - National Library Week

Apr 15 - Movie at Mary Barnett Library - Frozen - 4 pm

Apr 15 - Main Street Guthrie Center Director applications due. 
             Send a cover letter and resume to Main Street Guthrie Center,
             403 State Street, Guthrie Center, IA 50115.

Apr 17 - Mary Barnett Library - Early Out - Crafts 2:30 pm

Apr 19 - Easter Egg hunt sponsored by Rose Acres.
             Come see the Easter Bunny from 10 - 10:50 am
             Instructions 10:50 am
             11 am - Easter Egg hunt.

Apr 19 - Mary Barnett Library - Drawing for Library Week!

Apr 21-25 - Drug Take Back!  Drop off unwanted medications at the Guthrie
                  County Sherriff's Department.  8 am - 5 pm

Apr 24 - Chamber of Commerce Thirsty Thursday 5 pm @ Shipwrecked

Apr 24 - Thursday Nite Therapy Supper - Spring Fling at the Community
              Building.  Serving chicken or beef and noodles over mashed
              potatoes (served by Jeannene Willms)  Serving 5:30 - 8:30 pm
              Fundraiser to complete new Community Building

Apr 26 - GCHS Prom

Apr 27 - Adults' Movie Mary Barnett Library - Philomena - 4 pm

Apr 27 - Swim Team Registration 4:30 pm Guthrie Center
              High School commons

May 2 - Main Street Iowa Awards, Des Moines

May 3 - Vendor Show - Guthrie Center Activity Center
             10 am - 4 pm

May 4 - Swim Team Registration 6:30 pm Panorama
             High School commons

May 8 - Main Street Iowa Orientation (required for new staff)

May 18-20 National Main Street Conference, Detroit MI
                 (optional but encouraged)

May 27 - Swim Team practice begins

Jun 3 - Main Street Design Point Tech Visit

Jun 11 - Annual City-Wide Clean-up.  Fundraiser for GCHS Baseball
             Team.  Details posted soon.  This the only clean-up event of the

Jun 14 - Guthrie County Arts Council -  Art in the Village.
Historical Museum in Panora, IA.  This year’s event will include a full
              day of musical entertainment, artist booths and demonstrations,
              children’s activities, as well as food and local wine.

Jun 24 - Main Street Organization Point Tech Visit

Jun 27-29 - Relay for Life of Guthrie County - GCHS Track
                   Noon - Midnight
                   For event details call Julie Gilge 641-740-0663 or
                   Gigi Nelson 641-757-2830 or Becky Secoy 515-339-4223

Jul 8 - Main Street Promotion Point Tech Visit

Jul 18-19 - City Summer Festival including City Wide Garage Sales
 - details posted soon.

Jul 24-26 - Guthrie River Ruckus - check back for details!

Jul 28 - Bubba Sorensen will begin painting Guthrie County's
            Freedom Rock across from the Fairgrounds on Hwy 44

Sep 27 - 6 pm - Harlem Ambassadors basketball team vs Guthrie Center
              hometown team

              Guthrie Center High School
              All proceeds donated to Lions Club to renovate their food booth
              at the Guthrie County Fairgrounds.
              Sponsorship opportunities available.

Nov 9 - Vendor Show - Guthrie Center Activity Center
             10 am - 4 pm




Tentative Dates .....








Guthrie Center Development Board - every Friday at 12:30. 

Guthrie Center Chamber of Commerce - the second Tuesday of each month - location varies - Mailing address change - PO Box 193

Guthrie Center Booster Club - the first Wednesday of the Month - 7 pm - High School Commons

Farmer's Market - see above



Have an event you want listed?  Please see contact information below.


Additional information can be obtained by contacting City Hall in Guthrie Center at 641-332-2190 or