About Fairfield and Things to See and Do:
has visitor information about Fairfield and surrounding areas. Fairfield Convention and Visitors Bureau
has information about Fairfield, and contains a Fairfield Chamber of Commerce . map of Fairfield
includes a Community Quick Reference PDF. Fairfield Economic Development Association' website
, just off the square, opened November 2007. It includes the 522-seat Sondheim Center Theater. Fairfield Arts & Convention Center
complex contains a museum/welcome center as well as three historic barns. Discover the significance Fairfield played in early agriculture Maasdam Barns (this website).
is the fifth oldest in Iowa, and is located in an historic building. Limited hours. Carnegie Museum
website is about Fairfield's Cultural District. Fairfield Cultural District
shows you Fairfield's historic buildings. How much do Fairfield Heritage Tour you know about Fairfield?
was headquartered in Fairfield, and had a huge influence on farming and industry around the world. Louden Machinery Company
website has information about Fairfield, as well as trail details. Jefferson County Trails Council
Find out how Fairfield was chosen as one of Iowa's
. Great Places
is designed to orient new and old visitors to all that Fairfield and Maharishi Vedic City have to offer. DiscoverFairfield.org
is the newest city in Iowa, four miles northwest of Fairfield. Maharishi Vedic City
Some of the monthly or yearly events in Fairfield:
is held the 1st Friday of Fairfield First Fridays month in downtown Fairfield. In October 2002 the every ArtLife Society began the 1st Fridays Art Walk, now the Fairfield First Fridays.
Jefferson County Fair, the 1st State Fair in Iowa, is held every year in late June/early July.
has a rally every June, drawing Power Wagons from around the world. Vintage Power Wagons
Some of the art & music organizations in Fairfield (more on the
has been serving the arts since 1966. Fairfield Art Association
in Fairfield was established in 1948 to provide varied, entertaining concerts. Fairfield Concert Association
provides programs to raise the public's awareness of art, and is a venue for high-quality contemporary fine art. Iowa Contemporary Art (ICON)
in and around Fairfield, from the Jefferson County Trails Council website. An overview of recreational opportunities
sponsors recreational facilities in Fairfield. Fairfield Park & Recreation Dept
website tells the story of the walking/bicycling Loop Trail surrounding Fairfield. Jefferson County Trails Council
manages Jefferson County Park and other parks, and camping and conservation areas in Jefferson County. Jefferson County Conservation Board
Lamson Woods is one of the
in Fairfield. Iowa DNR State Preserves
Government and Services:
in and around Fairfield (from the JCTC Weather webpage). Weather
website has much information. Also, see their City of Fairfield , and find out about the Facebook page . Fairfield Blue Zones Project
website presents information about the Jefferson County (Iowa) government. Jefferson County Board of Supervisors
website includes the story of Fairfield Public Library , a Carnegie's gift to Fairfield University of Iowa project.
is meant to be Jefferson County's first stop for information and resources to improve wellness via a healthy mind and a healthy body. Let'sGoJeffCo
-- make volunteering a community event. Fairfield Volunteer Center
offers a wide variety of services and assists in promoting recreational use of the trails. Jefferson County Health Center
projects are tied to economic development, natural resource conservation or recreation in its six-county area. Pathfinders Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D) Area, Inc.
has a grant application form on their website. Greater Jefferson County Foundation
brings Iowa State University resources to you. Iowa State University Extension in Jefferson County
is the local daily newspaper. Fairfield Daily Ledger
website brings you news, weather, events, and shopping. KMCD (1570AM) and Classic 96 (95.9FM). The KMCD/Classic 96 FM
Fairfield Weekly Reader is published every Thursday and contains an events calendar.
, 100.1 MHz on your FM band, is a new, non-commercial, non-profit, community-supported low-power radio station with a strong emphasis on locally created-and-produced programming. KRUU FM Radio
provides FPAC9, Fairfield's local access channel, and more. Fairfield Media Center
, a monthly regional paper published in Fairfield, has a regional Calendar of Events. Iowa Source
. Stations nearest to Fairfield in Ottumwa are KDWI (89.1FM) & KUNZ (91.1FM), and in Iowa City WSUI (910AM) & KSUI (91.7FM). Iowa Public Radio
is an online museum about Fairfield history. Fairfield History Center
is a leading example of successful sustainable design in Fairfield. Abundance EcoVillage
, "for the sustainable, local economy in Fairfield, Iowa". Fairfield First!
project of Jefferson County. Art on Barns
The Bike Fairfield
is about biking. Blogspot
website. Fairfield Community School District
Preschool to Grade 12 at
. Maharishi School of the Age of Enlightenment
is the local university. Maharishi University of Management
The Fairfield Branch of the
. Indian Hills Community College
opened in Fairfield in 1875 and closed in 1973. Parsons College
is dedicated to preserving Iowa's rural buildings, symbols of Iowa's early heritage. Iowa Barn Foundation The primary mission of the Iowa Barn Foundation is to educate the public about Iowa's endangered barns and to provide barn restoration matching grants to help property owners restore their barns. It is an Iowa non-profit corporation.
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