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Friday, Aug 22, 2014
Sheffield City-wide garage sales will be held Friday.
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 Franklin County Food Pantry will be open Friday 10:00 a.m. till noon at the Community Services Building in Hampton.
The Hampton Compost and Brush Site will be open weather permitting Friday 2:00 to 6:30 p.m.
The Allison Farmers Market will be open Friday 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the corner of 3rd and Main Street in Allison.
The Aplington Farmers Market will be open Friday 3:30 to 6:00 p.m. in downtown Aplington.
Onsite registration for the Beeds Lake Restoration Run will be held Friday 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Beeds Lake State Park Shelter, with a free pasta feed for registered runners and walkers.
The Bethel Lutheran Church in Parkersburg will be holding their annual Hog Roast Saturday 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. weather permitting in the backyard at the church. Free will offering will be accepted.
The Franklin County Farmers Market will be open Friday 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Main Street Square, downtown Hampton.
The Wright County Republicans are hosting a Fundraiser Friday 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Water's Edge, Clarmond County Club.
The Clarksville Fire Department will have the popcorn stand 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.
Saturday, Aug 23, 2014
Sheffield City-wide garage sales will be held Saturday.
The Friends of Beeds Lake are hosting the Beeds Lake Restoration Run Saturday. The 1/2 marathon will start at 7:30 am., the 5K walk/run and 10K will start at 8:30 a.m. and the 1K tadpole trot at 9:30 a.m. at Beeds Lake State Park north of Hampton.
The Bearcat Booster Club will be holding its Fall Can Drive Saturday 8:00 a.m. Student-athletes and coaches will pick up cans
curbside in Allison and Greene. Any rural residents who would like cans picked up Saturday morning can call 319-269-32-92.
The Hampton Compost and Brush Site will be open weather permitting Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
The Waverly Farmers Market will be open Saturday 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the 200 block 1st Ave SE, behind Keller's Furniture in Waverly.
The 11th Greenbelt Tractorcade will be held Saturday 9:00 a.m. starting at the Harding County Farm Museum in Eldora. Breakfast will be served beginning at 7:00 p.m.
The Clarion Farmers Market will be open Saturday 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on the east side of Gazebo Park in Clarion.
The Shell Rock Historical Museum will be open Saturday 10:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m. located at 127 E. Adair in Shell Rock.
The Sheffield People in the park parade will be held Saturday 10:30 a.m. Parade line-up begins at 9:00 a.m. Stagging area is N 5th Street on the East side of the school for walker, cars, floats and tractors.
A kids fishing derby will be held Saturday 10:30 a.m. following the restoration run at Beeds Lake State Park. Event is free and open for kids ages 2 through 17 years old.
The Goodell Watermelon Day Parade will be held Saturday 11:00 a.m. followed by a free will meal served by the American Legion
and Sons of the American Legion. At 1:30 p.m. watermelon will be served and kids games will be held in the park.
The Vietnam Veterans of American, North Star Chapter 790 are hosting an "All Veteran -All Eras" family picnic Saturday 1:00 p.m. at the Worth County Fairground Shelter House in Northwood. All veteran's and family members are welcome.
The Bearcat Booster Club Golf Outing will be held Saturday with a 1:00 p.m. "Shotgun Start" at the Round Grove Golf & Country Club in Greene.
A benefit hog roast and auction will be held for Larry Heaberlin Saturday 3:00 p.m. at the Rowan School basement.
A benefit supper and silent auction for Patti Winkowitsch will be held Saturday at the Bristow Fire Shed.
The Alexander Community Corporation will be holding BINGO Saturday 6:15 p.m. at the Alexander Community Center. Doors will open at 5:15 p.m. and concession will be available.
The Clarksville Fire Department will have the popcorn stand 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.
The Annual EncouragementCorp Christian Concert will be held Saturday 7:00 p.m. in Central Park, downtown Charles City. Bring your own lawn chairs, food and drink will be available on the grounds.
The Algona Road Runners Singles Club will be holding a Singles Dance Saturday 8:00 p.m. to midnight at the Burt Community Center.
Sunday, Aug 24, 2014
The Aplington Recreational Complex will be serving a free will offering Fish Fry Dinner Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Parkersburg Historical Home located at 401 5th Street in Parkersburg will be open Sunday 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
The Allison Park Board in cooperation with Crawdaddy's Outdoor, of Waverly, is sponsoring a Wet and Wild Carnival Sunday 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Wilder Park, east of Allison.
The St. John's Lutheran Church Vilmar will be holding their Summer Social Sunday 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the church located at 16073 Keystone Ave, Greene.
The Clarksville Fire Department will have the popcorn stand open Sunday 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. in downtown Clarksville.
Cub Scout Registration in Greene will be held Sunday 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Perrin Park in Greene.
Bradford Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-anon will meet Sunday 7:00 p.m. at the Bradford Methodist Church.
The Johnson Strings will present a concert Sunday 7:00 p.m. at the Cottage Community Church located nine miles south of Iowa Falls on Highway 65 and two and a half miles west on County Road D-41.
Monday, Aug 25, 2014
The Hampton Compost and Brush Site will be open weather permitting Monday 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
A Wright County Adult Health Clinic will be held Monday 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Dows Senior Center.
Lifeserve Blood Center will be holding an Iowa Falls Community Blood Drive Monday 12:00 to 5:30 p.m. at the American Legion Building, Highway 65 South in Iowa Falls.
LifeServe Blood Center will be holding a Hampton Community Blood Drive Monday 12:30 to 6:00 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hampton.
The Hampton Senior Center will be holding BINGO Monday 1:00 p.m. at the Senior Center in Hampton.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) will meet Monday, weigh-in 5:00---meeting 6:00 p.m. at the Franklin County Alcoholism Service Center in Hampton.
The Ackley Farmers Market will be open Monday 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Victory Park, downtown Ackley.
PROSPER Family Night will be held Monday 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Hampton-Dumont Middle School.
Ripple Effect, a husband and wife comedy acting and music ministry will perform Monday 7:00 p.m. in the South Hardin High School auditorium in Eldora.
The Dumont American Legion Auxiliary will meet Monday 7:30 p.m. at the Dumont Legion Hall.