River Valley Cooperative
River Valley cooperative exists to supply our farmer’ feed, agronomy, and energy needs while offering a viable market for their grain. We offer solutions that are both economically and environmentally sound. Increasing the efficiency and productivity of our members’ agribusiness operations is our main goal. Farmers can rely on our high standards of integrity, service, social responsibility, and environmental awareness.
GARST Seed Dealer—Dave Wiedenhoff
12823 - 32nd Street
6724 Hwy 38 Box 57
Grain Bins and Elevator Building and Maintenance
Steve Robinson Farms—Steve Robinson
2739—160th Avenue, Mechanicsville
Hours: 6AM-11PM 6 Days/Week
Steve specializes in custom farming, grain farming and used farm equipment sales.
Ag-venture - Gene McAtee
500 W Second Street
Jakes Critter Control - Jake Heinsius
Licensed Nuisance Control - Animal Trapper
ANTIQUES AND COLLECTIBLES
Midwest Collectors Paradise - Dan McAtee
209 Maple Street
Olin, Iowa 52320
Paulson Repair—Denny & Barb Paulson
9538—140th Ave., Anamosa
Olin Car Wash - Al Fedderson
702 Benton Street
PO Box 13
Olin, Iowa 52320
Citizen’s State Bank
321 Jackson Street, PO Box 39
Little Lion Learning Center
206 Maple Street, PO Box 105
Hours: M-F 6am to 6pm (excluding major holidays)
Providing a safe, nurturing environment for children to learn and grow. Programs offered include: childcare, preschool, head start, before & after school, and summer school age program. Give us a call—preregistration is required.
Olin Community United Methodist Church
102 West Locust Street, PO Box 219
Worship Services Sunday at 10:00AM
Kid’s Club is Wednesdays at 3:30
St John’s America Lutheran Church
411 Walnut Street, PO Box 186
Ancient Landmark #200—Masonic Lodge
207 Jackson Street-PO Box 285
Phone-319-484-2600 (Steve) or 484-2374
Their purpose is to bring good men into the organization and make them better and to provide a gathering place for anyone at our lodge facility for a small rental fee. If you would like to become a member, talk to anyone of our more than 70 members or stop in for a visit at any of our fundraisers throughout the year. Some of these include Butterfly Chop Suppers, Ragbrai, Soup & Sandwich Fundraisers, Christmas Gatherings, Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaways,
Teacher of the Year Award, etc.
House Cleaning Service - Cindy Holmes
Phone - 319-484-2919
Olin Telephone Company—Frank Wood
318 Jackson Street
CONCRETE / CONSTRUCTION
A & A Construction—Alan Hansen & Alan Ahrendsen
410B Highland Street, PO Box 113
Residential Contractor that has been in business since 1984. Call them for a wide range of projects such as new home, additions and remodeling, roofing (including metal), siding and replacement windows. If you have a project, give them a call. They have free estimates and are fully insured.
D Power Construction
501 Henderson St
K Hirl Construction - Kevin Hirl
300 Walnut Street
Soper Concrete Construction—Steve Soper
509 Benton Street
Steve and his crew do all types of concrete work. They work from 7AM until done!
Von Behren Excavating—Russ Von Behren
Phone: 319-484-2849 or 319-540-3969
Hauling, Excavating, site Development, Land Clearing, Demolition, Farm Land Improvement, Ponds and Wetlands, Waterways, Terraces
The Buzz Shak - Kim Bixler
308 Jackson Street
Quality consignment of clothes, household items, tools, furniture, etc!
Lifetime Cookware—Rick Mayberry
307 Wall Street, PO Box 162
Hours: By Appointment—Call Anytime
Proudly manufactured in the USA, Lifetime Cookware offers taste, economy, health, style and peace of mind for you and your family. With Lifetime Cookware you can prepare food without grease or water, making delicious, healthy cooking a reality...for a lifetime.
Mention the Olin Website for a $300 discount on any new Lifetime Cookware Set Purchased!
DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
Sundstop Convience Store - Josh Sundstrom
400 Jackson Street
Sundstop has Hot Stuff Pizza and Chicken, Sandwiches and More. Serving Breakfast too.
Bonfire Bar and Grill - Aaron & Kelly Versendahl
306 Jackson Street, PO Box 264
FITNESS AND RECREATION
Grant Wood Trail
North West Corner of Olin
Lou Lou’s Landing—Cindy Borst
5088 Hwy 38
Hours: 7 Days/Week Memorial Day-Labor Day—Off Season Call Ahead!
Come out to relax on the Wapsi River. Lou Lou’s offers canoe and tube rentals and a campground by the river.
Olin Fitness Center
301 Parkway Street
Enter School by the Public Library—East Entrance
Olin Heritage Center
309 Jackson Street, PO Box 301
Snow Chasers Club
Create and maintain snowmobile trails in our area. Most club activities are in the winter months, but we have hosted grass drags and ATV events in the summer. Meetings are once a month in the winter and otherwise as needed.
For information or to join please call: Jean McPherson 563-593-0304
Unity Park -- Cindy Borst
A central location for visitors, travelers and residents to enjoy. The park contains many memory bricks in honor of many loved ones. An annual fundraiser helps with maintenance and activities in the park. A scholarship is also provided for an Olin Graduate.
Community Park - Park Board
Call City Hall for Camping Hook-ups and Building Reservations - 319-484-2875
Located in the Southeast corner of town. There you will find an enclosed building to rent for your special event. 2 Large open shelters with water access as well as electricity. Campers can also connect to electricity. 9 hole Frisbee golf course, several horseshoe throwing areas, sand volleyball, basketball court as well as equipment for our younger population. New equipment is sponsored by the Cans for Kids program. Drop off your cans at the Olin Daycare or call 484-2429 for a pick-up.
Olin Cemetery Secretary—Jean McPherson
303 Jackson Street
Emergency Arrangements: 563-593-0304
Contact Jean at City Hall to purchase a cemetery plot, open a grave, or find a loved ones final resting place.
Lahey Funeral Home & Cremation Services
413 Walnut Street
Phone: 319-484-2225 or 888-552-2453
Olin Area Ambulance Service
Emergency Phone: 911
105 West Cleveland, PO Box 301
Routine Business Contact City Hall 319-484-2875
Olin Ambulance is staffed by volunteers that serve their community 24/7 providing emergency medical care services and transportation. Call the above number if you would like to be part of this team!
Olin City Hall—Jean McPherson, City Clerk
303 Jackson Street, PO Box 301
Hours: M, W, TH, F 7:30-4:00 and TU 9:30-6:00
Olin Fire Department—Terry Hamilton, Fire Chief
Emergency Phone: 911
105 W Cleveland, PO Box 301
Olin Public Library
301 Parkway Street
Hours: SU-M Closed, TU 10-5, TH 1-7, F 10-5, SAT 9-1
The Olin Public Library shall function as the access point for the educational, informational, historical research and recreational needs of our community. It offers a variety of books, magazines, periodicals, and movies for all ages.
Cake pans are also available for use for many special occasions. OPL also participates in the State of Iowa Libraries Online. This means they can go on the internet and borrow books from any library in Iowa through an online database. There is no charge for this service at this time. Special presentations and displays are offered such as scrapbooking class, beading class, quilt show, woodworking show, summer reading programs and travel log presentations.
Olin Post Office
106 W Locust Street
Hours: M-F 7:30-11:30 and SAT 7:30-9:00
Come in for your stamps, packaging products, domestic & international shipping, money orders, Post Office boxes, etc!
Farm Bureau Financial Services—Walter Laetare
308A Jackson Street
Hours: M-F 8:00-4:00 and By Appointment
Farm Bureau is a full service insurance company that is able to place any risk.
Lawson Insurance Agency—Jim Lawson, Sue Fuhrmeister, Cindy Nebergall
302 Jackson Street
Lawson’s offers Home Owners, Auto, Farm, Crop and Health Insurance.
Best Friends Paw Spa
504 Jackson Street
319-423-1479 or 319-975-8544
(See Also Snow Removal)
J&A Tree Service - Alec Kreger & Jeremy Gaunt
Tree Trimming, Tree Removal, Power Washing, Storm Clean Up
Free Estimates and Fully Insured
Phone: 319-929-8328 email@example.com
McAtee's Stump Removal - Austin McAtee
106 W Cleveland St.
Call or Text to : 319-540-2928
Free Estimates & Insured!
RVM Landscaping—Rodney Von Muenster
125 Hwy 38
Stanwood, Iowa 52337
Wendling Quarries, Inc
13048 - 32nd Street
Your local supplier of rock, sand and fill dirt.
Call City Hall at 484-2875 for details about free hauling of road rock!
Bob Hansen's Apartments - Bob Hansen
211 Jackson Street
Bob has a business rental as well as residential rentals.
MaRCCK Properties—Roger Kistler
401 Benton Street
Roger has 1-3 bedroom 2-1bedroom and 1-efficiency apartment as well as garage space available for rent.
Parkview Apartments—Eric Kolsto
500 &502 Henderson Street
They have 6– 2 bedroom apartments and 2-1 bedroom apartments. The beautiful Olin Park is in their backyard. It is quiet and peaceful. They furnish appliances, air conditioners, and garbage disposals. Everyone has their own hot water heater. Beautiful flowers in the spring, summer and fall for your enjoyment. They also have 8 garages for rent. There is a laundry room in each building.
Wapsie Manor Apartments - Financial Services Group, Inc.
1 & 2 bedroom apartments available to anyone over 18 years of age. Stove & Refrigerator furnished. Laundry facilities on site. Free lawn care and snow removal. Rental Assistance Available.
Buzz Shak—Kim Bixler
308 Jackson Street
Kim offers ear piercing, waxing, cuts, colors, and perms. Retail lines offered include: Matrix, Kenra, nioxin, Am. Crew, Biolage, Redkin, Biosilk, Big Sexy, Joico, ISO and Avon Products.
Lisa’s Salon and Tanning—Lisa Fuhrmeister
406 Resident Street, PO Box 72
Craig's Barber Shop - Craig Kannenberg
412 Walnut Street
Small Engine Repair
Brown's Small Engine Repair - Randy Brown
100 West North Street
Rix Snow Removal - Allen Rix
Phone: 319-484-2128 or 319-480-3052
McAtee Snow Removal - Travis McAtee
AAA Storage—Al Hansen
Englebart Storage—Penny Englebart
Corner of Union & Resident Street