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:

  • "One Stop Shop" - Holiday Shopping Event
    November 18-19, 2016
    Dakins' Center, Main Street, Zearing
    (Vendors contact City Hall for more information)

    Dakins Lake Ice Fishing Derby
    Saturday, February 11th, 2017
    9:00am to 3:00pm
    Dakins Lake Park, Zearing IA.

    Sponsored By: Zearing Fire Department & SCCB
    Proceeds from this event will go towards the purchase of a new score board for the Veterans' Memorial Ball Field in Zearing.

    More information coming soon....
    Youth & Adult Categories. 
    Tagged fish and Biggest Fish Prizes.
    Chili Lunch and More.

    Call Dave at: 515-290-3478 for questions.

    Photos from 2016 Ice Derby.

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