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Friday, May 22, 2015
Franklin County Public Health will be holding a walk-in blood pressure clinic Friday 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Franklin County Public Health Office in Hampton.
The Green Belt Bank & Trust will be cooking out for Cancer Friday 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Iowa Falls Fareway Parking Lot.
The Hampton Compost and Brush Site will be open weather permitting Friday 2:00 to 6:30 p.m.
LifeServe Blood Center will be holding a West Fork Community Blood Drive Friday 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the E-M-S Building in Sheffield.
The Franklin Cattleman's Memorial Day cookout will be held Friday 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Fareway parking lot in Hampton. One-dollar burgers will be served.
The 28th Annual Iowa Falls Jam will be held Friday 6:00 to 11:30 p.m. in Estes Park in Iowa Falls.
The Franklin County Farmers Market will be open Friday 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Main Street Square, downtown Hampton.
The Clarksville Popcorn Stand will be open Friday 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. in downtown Clarksville.
Alcoholics Anonymous will meet Friday 8:00 p.m. at the Fireside in Iowa Falls.
The Butler County Young Guns 4-H Club are raffling off a shotgun to be given away on Saturday, June 20th. Tickets are available at NAPA in Parkersburg, or call 319-404-83-89, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase tickets.
Saturday, May 23, 2014
All Iowa Department of Transportation Drivers' license stations will be closed Saturday.
The Parkersburg American Legion is looking for volunteers to help raise the flags Saturday 6:00 a.m. Anyone who can help needs to meet at 6:00 a.m. at the Veteran's Memorial Building by Oak Hill cemetery in Parkersburg. Breakfast will be served to anyone who can help.
The Hampton Compost and Brush Site will be open weather permitting Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
The 7th Annual Parkersburg Race of Remembrance will be held Saturday 8:30 a.m. at the Aplington-Parkersburg High School track in Parkersburg.
The Civilian Conservation Corps/Prisoner of War Recreational Hall will be open Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 301 11th Avenue in Eldora.
The Iowa Falls Farmers Market will be open Saturday 8:30 to 11:30 at the north end of Estes Park in downtown Iowa Falls.
The Greene Garden Club is hosting a Plant Sale Saturday 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Greene Public Library.
The Dows American Legion is looking for volunteers to help put up the avenue of flags at Fairview Cemetery weather permitting Saturday 9:00 a.m.
The Clarion Farmers Market will be open Saturday 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Gazebo Park in Clarion.
The Shell Rock Community Historical Museum will be open Saturday 10:00 a.m. untill 2:00 p.m.
The Clarksville Popcorn Stand will be open Saturday 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. in downtown Clarksville.
Narcotics Anonymous will meet Saturday 7:00 p.m. at the Fireside in Iowa Falls.
Sunday, May 24, 2015
Boy's Scout Troop 26 in Greene will be serving their annual pancake breakfast Sunday 8:00 a.m. to noon at St. Mary's Catholic Church Hall in Greene.
Graduations being held Sunday:
1:00 p.m. Aplington-Parkersburg
2:00 p.m. Dike-New Hartford
2:00 p.m. Grundy Center
2:30 p.m. Hampton-Dumont
2:30 p.m. Belmond-Klemme
The Civilian Conservation Corps/Prisoner of War Recreational Hall will be open Sunday1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at 301 11th Avenue in Eldora.
A Memorial Service will be held at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Ackley 12:30 p.m. The group will move to the Lindenwood Cemetery north of Geneva for a second program at 1:00 p.m. In case of rain program will be held at the Geneva Methodist Church. The program will head back to Ackley for a burial at sea service 1:30 p.m. at Prairie Bridges Park in Ackley.
Aplington Amvet Post 102 will hold a Memorial Service Sunday 1:30 p.m. at Washington Reformed Cemetery and 2:00 p.m. at Bethel Reformed Church in Aplington.
Memorial Services will be held at the Meservey Cemetery Sunday 1:30 p.m.
A Memorial Service will be held at Hazel Green Cemetery west of Cleves Sunday 2:00 p.m.
A Memorial Service will be held at The First Reformed Church in Alexander Sunday 1:15 p.m. The program will proceed to the cemetery for a 2:00 p.m. service.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Coulter Cemetery Sunday 3:00 p.m. In case of rain service will be cancelled.
The Clarksville Popcorn Stand will be open Sunday 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. in downtown Clarksville.
Bradford Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-anon will meet Sunday 7:00 p.m. at the Bradford Methodist Church.
Monday, May 25, 2015
Iowa Department of Transportation business locations will be closed Monday.
American Legion Post 285 in Parkersburg will be serving a breakfast buffet Monday 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Veteran's Memorial Building in Parkersburg.
The Rowan Lions Club will be serving a Pancake breakfast Monday 7:00 a.m. at the old school.
The Dike Lions Club will host its annual Memorial Day breakfast Monday 7:30 to 10:00 a.m. at the high school multi-purpose room in Dike.
Memorial Day events or services:
9:00 am Popejoy, Oak Hill Cemetery
9:00 am Latimer, St Paul's Lutheran Cemetery
9:15 am Rockwell Cemetery
9:30 am Klemme, United Methodist Church
9:45 am Bristow, Oak Hill Cemetery west of Bristow
10:00 am Beaman, Vienna Cemetery
10:00 am Clarion, High School Gym
10:00 am Conrad Cemetery
10:00 am Dumont Cemetery
10:00 am Goldfield, Goldfield Cemetery
10:00 am Greene Cemetery
10:00 am Grundy Center, Rose Hill Cemetery
10:00 am Liscomb Church of Christ
10:00 am Rowan, Graceland Cemetery
10:00 am Steamboat Rock Cemetery
10:00 am Union Cemetery
10:30 am Dows, Fairview Cemetery
10:30 am Hampton, Hampton Cemetery---Parade 10:00 am
10:30 am Goodell, Goodell Community Hall
10:30 am Rockford, Riverside Cemetery
11:00 am Beaman, Oakland Cemetery
11:00 am Belmond, Luick Auditorium
11:00 am Dike, Dike-New Hartford High School
11:00 am Dumont, Harlan Cemetery west of Dumont
11:00 am Eldora Cemetery
11:00 am Sheffield, Hillside Cemetery
11:00 am Wellsburg Reformed Church
11:30 am Marble Rock, Hillside Cemetery
11:45 am Hansell Cemetery
1:30 pm West Fork Cemetery
5:30 pm Dougherty, St. Patrick's Cemetery---6:00 Potluck at S.T.P.A.T.S. school gym
The Civilian Conservation Corps/Prisoner of War Recreational Hall will be open Monday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 301 11th Avenue in Eldora.
The American Legion Post 285 in Parkersburg will start off with a wreath ceremony at Depot Park Monday 8:15 a.m. A ceremony will be held at St. Patrick's Cemetery at 8:45 a.m. followed by a special program at Oak Hill Cemetery in Parkersburg.
The New Hope Parish United Methodist Church in Dumont will be serving a Memorial Day dinner Monday 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Dumont American Legion Hall.
The West Fork Cub Scouts will be serving a pork loin lunch Monday following the 11:00 a.m. service at Hillside Cemetery in Sheffield
The Shell Rock United Methodist Women will be serving a free will donation lunch of maidrites, potato salad and desserts Monday 11:30 a.m.
Lunch will be served Monday 12:15 p.m. at the Hansell Community Center.
A free will offering lunch will be served Monday 12:00 p.m. at Post 252 headquarters in Ackley.
The Shell Rock Community Historical Society Museum will be open Monday 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
The Dows American Legion is looking for volunteers to take down the avenue of flags at Fairview Cemetery weather permitting Sunday 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Butler County Public Health will be holding a foot clinic Tuesday starting 9:00 a.m. at Maple Manor Assisted Living in Aplington. To schedule an appointment, call 319-267-29-34.
Registration for this years Summer Reading Program at the Hampton Public Library will be held Tuesday during library hours 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
North Butler Community School District will be honoring retirees: Don Heuer, Pam Jocobson, Michelle Juhl and Jeff Mouw with an Open House Tuesday 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. at the North Butler High School in Greene. Members of the public are invited and encouraged to attend.
The Hampton Kiwanis Club will meet Tuesday at noon at Godfather's Pizza in Hampton.
The Franklin General Hospital Diabetic Support Group will meet Tuesday 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Franklin General Hospital Board Room in Hampton.
The Hampton American Legion and Veteran's of Foreign Wars post are looking for volunteers to help take down the avenue of flags Tuesday 5:00 p.m. at the Hampton Cemetery.
The Parkersburg American Legion is looking for volunteers to help take down the flags Tuesday 6:00 p.m. Anyone who can help needs to meet at 6:00 p.m. at the Veteran's Memorial Building by Oak Hill cemetery in Parkersburg. A meal will be served to anyone who can help.
The Iowa Rivers Players will be holding auditions for their production "Get Smart" Tuesday 7:00 p.m. at the theatre in Rowan.
Old Timers Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon will meet Tuesday 7:00 p.m. at the Franklin County Alcoholism Service Center in Hampton.
Alcoholics Anonymous will meet Tuesday 8:00 p.m. at the Zion St. John Lutheran Church in Sheffield.
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