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Upcoming Events
Father Daughter Dance
Organization Name: PCM Mustang Scholars Preschool
Age Category: Elementary
Activity Type: Community Events
Start Date: 03/02/2024
Detailed Description
Annual Father Daughter dance, held at the Family Life Center in Prairie City
PCM Little League Registration
Organization Name: PCM Little League
Age Category: Elementary
Activity Type: Sports, Wellness & Fitness
Start Date: 02/01/2024
Detailed Description
Come join PCM Little League and get outside with some spring and summer ball. Designed for ages 4-12, Little League has opportunites at multiple skill levels. Visit or message PCM Mustangs Little League for more information. Registration open from Feb 1, 2024 through March 3, 2024. Late registrations are not guaranteed placement as in years past, so don't delay and register today at
ACT Raising Safe Kids
Organization Name: Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Age Category: Elementary
Activity Type: Educational Opportunities
Start Date: 02/27/2024
Detailed Description
Have you ever wondered if you are on the right path when parenting your children? If you would like to strengthen your parenting skills with children birth to age 8, join other parents and caregivers to learn about positive parenting practices that help create stable, safe, healthy, and nurturing environments and relationships. In the series of lessons parents and caregivers will gain strategies for: Dealing with children's difficult behaviors using developmentally appropriate responses; Controlling their own anger; Helping children control their anger; Teaching children how to resolve conflicts without using violence; Using positive discipline methods that fit the children's age; and Reducing the influence of media violence on children. Foster parent credit is available.
PCM Middle School Musical Performances
Organization Name: PCM Middle School
Age Category: Middle School
Activity Type: Arts & Entertainment
Start Date: 03/01/2024
Detailed Description
Come see "The Nifty Fifties" and enjoy all the hard work the onstage and offstage middle school students have put into making the production a success. Prepare to be entertained! Performance times: Friday, March 1 at 7 PM Saturday, March 2 at 7 PM Sunday, March 3 at 2 PM PCM Middle School Auditorium.
Prairie City Safe Space
Organization Name: Prairie Escape Wellness Center
Age Category: High School
Activity Type: Community Events
Start Date: 09/24/2023
Detailed Description
The Prairie City Safe Space at Prairie Escape Wellness Center is an LGBTQIA+ Safe Space for youth in Middle School and High School. We gather together to play games, engage in supportive conversations of support and inclusion as well as have other more planned events such as having the Crisis Canine Therapy Dogs visit, cookouts, group art projects at Twice Blessed and more! We also have Community Supporters who help organize the events, who attend to help support our youth with resources, conversations and who donate food, drinks and supplies to our gatherings! These Supporters are adults within our community who support the LGBTQIA+ community and who want to help support the youth within our lives. We invite you to join us and know you have support in the PCM Community at all times! This is a no cost program to attendees. We communicate through a private FB Group as well as a Discord server.
Good News Club, Monroe and Prairie City
Organization Name: Good News Club
Age Category: Elementary
Activity Type: Community Events
Start Date: 09/11/2023
Detailed Description: Good News Club is an after school program for kids in K -5th grades. Club activities include games, songs, Bible lesson, snacks, Club starts Monday, 9/11/23. 1st Semester Club dates are 2nd and 4th Mondays, on full days of school. Dates are 9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 11/13, 11/27, 12/11. Locations : Monroe Elem. Art Room or Prairie City Elem Media Library Room. Contacts for more info are Jane in Monroe, cell 641-891-2733 or Sheryl in Prairie City, cell 641-521-3120

PCM's Virtual Backpack Site allows community groups and outside sports teams to effortlessly share their event information with the wider public. We value the enrichment opportunities these groups provide for our student and and want to help families stay informed. 

Simply fill out and submit the linked form with your information and a flyer. Once approved, we will add it to our Virtual Backpack!

To ensure the safety and security of our students, all users must follow PCM's Virtual Backpack guidelines.

Thank you for submitting your event to our Virtual Backpack! If you have any questions, please contact Cathy DeHaai, [email protected].