Welcome to Zearing.com, the official website for all things Zearing!
 
Nestled in the north east corner of Story County, Zearing is home to almost 600 residents.  Small town Iowa with everything you need!
Zearing is known for it's great summer festival, Zearing Days and the late Dick Sparrow's once famous 40-horse hitch.
 
Zearing is one of three towns that makes up the Colo-Nesco School district and houses the school's Elementary Learning Center (K-4th grades).
 
Zearing is home to the Lincoln Township Mausoleum. The mausoleum was certified as a historical landmark by the state in 2007, and has since seen both structural and cosmetic improvements.
 
Dakins Lake is a favorite spot for locals and travelers with camping, hiking, fishing and other outdoor activities.  Or stop by Threshold Learning Center for an experience to remember. 
 
On Main Street Zearing you can find the Dakins Community Center, City Hall, Library, Heritage Room, Post Office, Banking, Health Clinic, Pharmacy, Car Wash, Auto Repair, Convenience Store & Food, a Pub and more!
 
 
 
UPCOMING EVENTS - Zearing Community & Surrounding Area

 

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

3rd Annual Dakins Lake Ice Fishing Derby

Dakins Lake – Zearing, IA.

8:00am to 1:00pm

(Pre Register or On Site Registration Starting at 6:30 am )

Tagged Fish and Largest Fish Categories

Cash, Merchandise, Trophies, & Gift Cards

50/50 Cash Raffle, Door Prizes, Contests, & More!

Chili Lunch served on site by Zearing EMS

{Proceeds to Zearing Fire Fighters Association for purchase of rescue equipment trailer}

link for registration, rules, information >>  Forms