Online Privacy Policy

Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It

Personal Information: You do not have to provide personal information to use our Website. However, particular services provided through the Website require that you furnish personal information. We collect personal information only when you provide it to us, for example, in subscribing to the Event Calendar or contacting us through links or the contact forms. You may be asked to provide your contact information (such as your name, address, telephone numbers, and/or email address), and demographic information (such as your zip code, location, or age) in connection with your use of such service.

We collect several types of information from and about users of our Websites, including information by which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, email address, telephone number, or any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline (“personal information”); that is about you but individually does not identify you, such as information about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access the Websites and usage details.

Contact Information: Contact information is used to respond to your inquiries, notify you in connection with your request for services, or contact you with regards to your inquiries from our Website. Your email is requested when requesting subscription regarding the Event Calendar and calendar items will be sent to the email address you provide. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking ‘unsubscribe’ in event email notifications or by sending your request to everythingmahaska@gmail.com.

Other Information: We use IP addresses to calculate website usage levels, to gather broad demographic information, and to monitor the level of activity on our site. Whenever you are on the Internet, a number (an IP address) is automatically assigned to your computer. This number is identified and logged automatically whenever you visit our Website. Collecting IP addresses is standard practice on the Internet, and is done automatically by most websites.

Disclosure of Information

We may disclose personal information if we believe we are required to do so by law to comply with legal process or governmental requests.

In order to improve our services to you, we may ask some of our customers to voluntarily complete surveys, which may be collected by an independent third party. Individual survey answers are confidential, although non-personally identifiable information is collected and may be disclosed to third parties. If you do not wish to participate in a survey, simply decline to participate when asked.

If you contact us by telephone, email or letter, we may keep a record of your correspondence or comments. If you report a problem with our Website, we may collect such information specific to you and your reporting of the problem. If you contact us through our contact form on the web site or by phone periodically listed on our web site, we may ask for your name, e-mail address and other information in order to send you a reply.

We do not currently display advertisements on our site. However, should we at some point decide to allow advertising on our Website, we will update this Privacy Policy to reflect that change.

We reserve the right to track visitors’ traffic patterns throughout their online session, including which pages, information and advertisements a customer views while using the site. We may use your IP address to diagnose problems with our servers, software, to administer our site, and to gather demographic information. We may share aggregated statistics about pages viewed on our site.

We do not sell, trade, or license your information to others without your consent.

You must be at least 13-years-old to have our permission to use this site. Our policy is that we do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personal information about visitors under 13 years of age. Users between the ages of 13 and 18 have our permission to browse our Website, however these user’s cannot order services or participate in any offers on the Website, or disclose any personally identifiable information without the contemporaneous consent of a parent or guardian. If you are the parent or guardian of a minor under 18 years of age and believe that they have disclosed personally identifiable information to us, please call (641) 673.7533.

When you use our Website we may store cookies on your computer in order to facilitate your use of our Website. A cookie is a small text file, which a website stores on your computer’s hard drive (if your browser setting permits) that can later be retrieved to identify you and customize your experience. The cookies make your use of the site easier, make the site run more smoothly, and help us to maintain a secure site.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact the website content coordinator:

Team Mahaska / Everything Mahaska
Pamela J. Blomgren, Web Site Content Coordinator
PO Box 763
Osakloosa, IA 52577
641.673.7533
pam@thewritedesign.biz or everythingmahaska@gmail.com

We reserve the right to make changes to any terms or conditions of the Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes will become effective immediately upon being posted.

June 15, 2018