LPN Weekly - 8/7/2016

LPN Now Hiring Fall Help

Looking for a part-time job? The LPN is hiring to replace summer staff returning to school in the fall. Part-time help is needed at Spikes, The Links kitchen and restaurant, and the grounds crew. The LPN offers competitive wages and flexible schedules. Stop by the front desk between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily to pick up an application.

August Specials at The Links

Midweek dinner specials are being offered at The Links Restaurant and Lounge throughout August. Taco Tuesday features two hard or soft shell beef tacos topped with cheese and pico de gallo, served with rice, refried beans and queso blanco for $7.95. Wednesdays are Italian night, and this week Chef Drew Labath will be preparing chicken parmesan over linguine pasta for $11.95. Thursdays bring a soup and salad special, with choice of a half-sized salad and a cup of soup for $11.95. Make plans now to enjoy these Tuesday through Thursday dinner specials throughout August.

This is Ryder Cup Week

The 2016 Irv Gerlich Memorial Ryder Cup kicks off Thursday with a 6:30 p.m. stag event. Teams will be announced, and shirts/caps and pairings distributed. Golf begins Friday with a 10 a.m. shotgun. An LPN employee shootout will be that evening at 5 p.m., with spectators welcome. Saturday is an 11 a.m. shotgun start, followed by a 5 p.m. shootout featuring the 12 low gross and 12 low net players. The event wraps up Sunday, with singles matches beginning at 10 a.m. Dinner and awards will be around 7 p.m. Direct questions to team captains Bob McCleeary and Bill Douglass. More details here.

Book Holiday Parties Now

The holiday season will be here before we know it, so now is a good time to plan your company's holiday party or special times with family and friends. The LPN conference center offers a variety of room sizes and meal plans to accommodate any group. If you'll have people visiting from out-of-town, the LPN also has lodging available in either townhouses or motel rooms. Dates are filling up, so call the LPN at 641-755-2080 to discuss options for your company or family get-together, or to make lodging reservations.

A Few Iowa Open Volunteer Slots Remain

Thanks to everyone who has already volunteered to help as the LPN hosts the Brokers International Iowa Open August 19-21. All Friday and Saturday morning shifts now are full. The highest priority for additional volunteers is Sunday, where just eight slots remain. Sunday shifts start between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., depending on the hole assignment, and last until play is completed, which should be four to five hours.

There also are 12 open shifts Friday afternoon and 18 openings Saturday afternoon. These shifts start between noon and 1:30 p.m. Lunch, snacks and bottled water is provided to volunteers each day they work. On Tuesday, August 16, volunteers are invited to a cookout at Spikes beginning at 5 p.m. They will receive additional information about volunteer responsibilities, plus a gold-colored microfiber shirt with a choice of black, cardinal or purple logo. First-time volunteers also will receive a new shirt and cap from previous years. Online registration is available here. Questions? Call Julie Wykoff at 515-778-0053.

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