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Thursday, May 25, 2017
The Hampton Senior Center will be playing BINGO Thursday 1:00 p.m.
Ann Wolf of Sheffield will hold a hosta and perennial plant sale to raise money for "Walk to Defeat ALS" Thursday 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. at 1002 Thompson Street in Sheffield.
The Community Café at the Hampton United Methodist Church will be open Thursday 5:00 until 6:30 PM. The meal is free and everyone is welcome.
The Parkersburg Farmers Market will be open Thursday 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in downtown Parkersburg.
The Grundy Center Farmers Market will be open Thursday 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the Courthouse Square, downtown Grundy Center.
TOPS (Take Pounds Off Sensibly) will meet Thursday 5:00 p.m. at the Franklin County Service Center in Hampton. For more information, call 641-456-2304.
The Hampton American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars posts are looking for volunteers to help put up the avenue of flags Thursday 5:00 p.m. at the Hampton Cemetery.
The North Central Iowa Model Railroad Club will meet Thursday 7:00 p.m. in the basement of the Rock Island Depot at the Franklin County Fairgrounds in Hampton.
Friday, May 26, 2017
The Belmond-Klemme School District will be holding their 8th Annual E-Recycling Day Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Items can be dropped off at the Belmond-Klemme High School bus barn.
Ann Wolf of Sheffield will hold a hosta and perennial plant sale to raise money for Walk to Defeat ALS Friday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at 1002 Thompson Street in Sheffield.
The Franklin County Food Pantry will be open Friday 10:00 a.m. till noon.
The Green Belt Bank and Trust in Belmond will host a Grill Out Fundraiser for the Wright County Relay for Life Friday 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Fareway parking lot in Belmond.
The Hampton Compost and Brush Site will be open weather permitting Friday 2:00 to 6:30 p.m.
The Belmond community flags will be put up Friday 3:00 p.m. Meet by the Belmond Chamber Office.
Saturday, May 27, 2017
The City of Sheffield burn site will be open weather permitting Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The Hampton Compost and Brush Site will be open weather permitting Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
LifeServe Blood Center will be holding a Charles City Community Blood Drive Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church in Charles City.
The Steamboat Rock Museum will be open Saturday 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
The Clarion Farmer's Market will be open Saturday 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on the Courthouse lawn in Clarion.
Ann Wolf of Sheffield will hold a hosta and perennial plant sale to raise money for "Walk to Defeat ALS" Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 1002 Thompson Street in Sheffield.
The Shell Rock Historical Museum will be open Saturday 10:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m.
The Wilder Park Board will host Open Mic Night Saturday 7:00 p.m. in the south shelter house at Wilder Park in Allison. Bill Hendren and Friends will be featured musicians. Please bring lawn chairs.
Sunday, May 28, 2017
A Memorial Day Service will be held at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, north of Ackley Sunday 12:30 p.m.
A Memorial Day Service will be held at Linenwood Cemetery of Geneva Sunday 1:00 p.m. In case of rain will be held at the Geneva United Methodist Church.
The Parkersburg Historical Home will be open Sunday 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
A Memorial Day Service will be held at Prairie Bridges Park, south segment in Ackley Sunday 1:30 p.m.
A Memorial Day Service will be held at Hazel Green Cemetery, five miles south of Ackley Sunday 2:00 p.m.
Monday, May 29, 2017
American Legion Post 285 in Parkersburg will be serving a Breakfast Buffet Monday 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Veteran's Memorial Building in Parkersburg.
The Rowan Lions Club will be serving a pancake and egg breakfast Monday 7:00 to 9:00 a.m.
The Clarion American Legion will be serving a Pancake Breakfast Monday 7:00 to 9:30 a.m. at the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows High School in Clarion.
American Legion Post 285 in Parkersburg will be holding a Wreath Ceremony Monday 8:15 a.m. at Depot Park; 8:45 a.m. at St. Patrick's Cemetery and 9:00 a.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery in Parkersburg.
The New Hartford American Legion Memorial Day Service will be held Monday 9:00 a.m. at the New Hartford Community Building.
The Greene Memorial Day Service Parade leaves old city hall at 9:15 a.m., arriving 9:30 a.m. at the bridge and 10:00 a.m. will assemble at the Cemetery. In case of rain the ceremony will be held at the North Butler High School in Greene.
The Hampton Memorial Day Parade to the cemetery starts Monday 9:30 a.m., the program at the cemetery will starts immediately following the arrival at the monument.
Memorial Day Services will be held Monday 10:00 a.m. at the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows High School gym in Clarion.
The Goldfield American Legion will hold a Memorial Day Service Monday 10:00 a.m. at the Goldfield Cemetery.
The Dows American Legion will be holding a Memorial Day Service Monday 10:00 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery in Dows.
The Rowan Memorial Day Service will be held Monday 10:00 a.m. at Graceland Cemetery.
The Aplington AmVets Memorial Day ceremonies start Monday 10:00 a.m. with a short parade on Main Street followed by a short program at Pleasant View Cemetery in Aplington.
A Memorial Day Service will be held Monday 11:00 a.m. at the Belmond-Klemme High School in Belmond.
The Wellsburg Memorial Day Service will be held Monday 11:00 a.m. at the Wellsburg Reformed Church.
The Hubbard American Legion Memorial Day Service will be held Monday 11:00 a.m. at the Hubbard Cemetery.
The American Legion Post 354 in Dougherty will conduct Memorial Day Services Monday, with a Mass at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery 5:30 p.m., potluck supper 6:00 p.m. in the school gym, and the Memorial Day program begins 7:00 p.m.