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Citadel Broadcasting Corporation and Friends of the Maplenol Barn are pleased to announce:

Barn Aid is a benefit concert to help Save the Maplenol Dairy Barn, located on the campus of Valley High School, from being razed by the West Des Moines School District.

Barn Aid

7 Flags Event Center

2100 NW 100th Street in Clive

Thursday, April 14th at 7PM. Doors open at 6 PM.

Tickets are $15 and on sale NOW at

  • Citadel Broadcasting Corportation 4143 109th Street in Urbandale
  • 7 Flags Event Center the day of the concert

Performances by

  • Due West (I Get That All The Time)
  • Sarah Darling (Something to Do With Your Hands)
  • Randy Montana (1000 Faces)
  • Heidi Newfield of Trick Pony (Johnny and June)
  • David Nail (Red Light)
  • Kip Moore (Mary Was the Marrying Kind)

We have a KMart across the municipal boundary in Clive. Until 1996, it was a  farmstead with a barn.

University and 42nd St in 2002


The WDM School Board has called a special meeting with the following agenda items:

  • Hearing: Valley High School Improvements 2011 – Phase 1A
  • Bid award for Valley High School Improvements 2011 – Phase 1A

Meeting is in the Clive Conference Room of the Learning Resource Center, located at 3550 Mills Civic Parkway at 5:15 PM. All meetings are open to the public.

Want a photo of the barn? Click the barn below.

Hi, I'm Julia. I wanted to save a barn down the street from my house. It's been moved to a churchyard a couple miles away. Keep up with the barn's story and subscribe to this blog. For more about me, visit my personal blog .
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