What’s Happening April ’17

ONGOING EVENTS

Water’s Edge Nature Center – Open Mon-Fri, 8:00am- 4:30pm. Open weekends 1:00pm - 4:00pm seasonally

BINGO – Algona Senior Citizens Center – Every first and third Monday – Early Birds start at 6:30pm, Regular Session starts at 6:50pm. Sponsored by Noon Kiwanis Club of Algona

Kossuth County Agriculture and Motorsports Museum - Open Saturday's and Sunday's 1:00pm - 4:00pm. April through December. Museum 395-1200.  Contact Ron Lohman, 341-1312. Located at Kossuth County Fairgrounds. Admission $5.00 for adults, ages 13 and under are free. Museum meeting room is also availalbe for rent for meetings and receptions. More information and details at www.KossuthMuseum.com.

Kossuth County Historical Museum - Open Tuesday & Friday from 9:00am - 2:00pm. Open other times by appointment - call 295-5091.

Camp Algona POW Museum - Open Saturday's and Sunday's from 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Loving Hands Nursery - Free state-certified daycare for children 2 weeks to 5 years old. Open Monday/Tuesday/Thursday from 9:00am - 11:30am at the First United Methodist Church in Algona. For more details, call Kelsey Throne - 319-721-8590

Oakcrest Funeral Services - funeral pre-planning the first Wednesday of each month. Enjoy coffee and pastries as Shannon Goche, Pre-Planning Consultant discusses your options and answers any questions you may have. 9:00am - 10:30am. Call 295-3731 for more information.

Alanon Family Courage to Change Group meeting - Tuesdays - 5:30pm and Fridays - 7:00pm at Finn House - 600 N. Ridgley St. Contact Connie at 515-341-4968 for more information.

Alzheimer's Support Group at Windsor Manor. 3rd Monday of each month. 5:00pm - 6:00pm

DAILY EVENTS

Sat 4/1 Legislative Forum at Algona Public Library - Room A

Sat 4/1 BGHS Gala event

Sun 4/2 Kossuth County Concert Series - New Odyssey. 3:00pm & 7:00pm at Wilcox Performing Arts Center

Mon 4/3 Women Networking Together Event at KC Hall - 5:00pm - 8:30pm. Call Algona Chamber of Commerce for more information - 295-7201

Wed 4/5 Salad Bar Luncheon (with hot sandwich) at First United Methodist Church. 11:00am - 1:00pm. Delivery and carry outs available. Call Janie at 395-2992 or 515-450-2992. $8.00 per person with 4 serving lines.

Sat 4/8 Spring Craft & Vendor Show -9:00am - 3:00pm at Algona Senior Center. Concessions on site. All proceeds go to support the Senior Center.

Sun 4/9 Sunday Senior Fellowship - First Presbyterian Church at 3:00pm. The program will feature speech students from AHS and BGHS. A light supper will be served following the program. Call 295-2226 for more informaion.

Tue 4/11 Kossuth County Antique Roadshow - at Kossuth County Ag & Motorsports Museum - 6:00pm. Bring up to 2 of your antique or collectible items to be appraised by local dealers. Sponsored by Kossuth County Historical Society. Call 515-320-0834 for more information.

Sat 4/15 Prudence Lodge Dad's Belgian Waffle Breakfast - 7:00am - 10:30am at Masonic Temple, 1413 North McCoy St. Contact Robert Kent for more information - 341-1777

Sat 4/15 Noon Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt - 10:00am at Central Park. Ages 0-9. Call Sara Guenther at 395-2226 for more information.

Sat 4/22 Quilt Show - 1:00pm - 4:00pm at Trinity Life Center. Hosted by the Kossuth County C.A.R.E. Team. There will be a $10 admittance with a chance to win a quilt. All proceeds will be given to the Kossuth County C.A.R.E. Team. If you would like more information, please contact Jane Dreyer at 515-320-0490 or email - janedreyer95@hotmail.com, Brenda Bormann at 515-341-6982 or email bormann@ncn.net

Sat 4/22 BGHS Prom

Sun 4/23 Izaak Walton League Breakfast - 8:00am - 12:30pm. Eggs, sausage, pancakes, coffee and milk. Ike's building across from Smith Lake. All proceeds go to the AHS and BGHS trapshooting programs

Thu 4/27 Kossuth County Concert Series - Wylie & The Wild West - 3:00pm & 7:00pm at Wilcox Performing Arts Center

Thu 4/27 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes - 5:00pm at the corner of JOnes & State Street. A brief presentation at the Kossuth County Courthouse will follow.

Sat 4/29 AHS Prom

Sat 4/29 May Day Celebration - Water's Edge Nature Center. Brunch and May Day presentation. Tickets available at Kossuth County Historical Museum. Hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00am - 2:00pm. Call 515-320-0834 or 515-295-7061. Sponsored by Kossuth County Historical Museum.


 

Email upcoming events to: algonaevents@yahoo.com

Calendar compiled and distributed as a community service by: Algona Area Chamber of Commerce with assistance from Algona Ambassadors

 
What’s Happening May ‘17

ONGOING EVENTS
Water’s Edge Nature Center – Open Mon-Fri, 8:00am- 4:30pm. Open weekends 1:00pm - 4:00pm seasonally

BINGO – Algona Senior Citizens Center – Every first and third Monday – Early Birds start at 6:30pm, Regular Session starts at 6:50pm. Sponsored by Noon Kiwanis Club of Algona

Kossuth County Agriculture and Motorsports Museum - Open Sat & Sun 1:00pm - 4:00pm. (April thru December) Contact Ron Lohman, 341-1312. Located at Kossuth County Fairgrounds. Admission $5.00 for adults, ages 13 and under are free. Museum meeting room is also availalbe for rent for meetings and receptions. More information and details at www.KossuthMuseum.com. Museum number 395-1200.

Camp Algona POW Museum - open Sat & Sun - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Kossuth County Historical Museum - Tuesday & Friday from 9:00am - 2:00pm. Open other times by appointment - call 295-5091.

Loving Hands Nursery - Free state-certified daycare for children 2 weeks to 5 years old. Open Monday/Tuesday/Thursday form 9:00am - 11:30am at the First United Methodist Church in Algona. For more details, call Kelsey Throne at 319-721-8590.

Oakcrest Funeral Services - funeral pre-planning the first Wednesday of each month. Enjoy coffee and pastries as Shannon Goche, Pre-Planning Consultant discusses your options and answers any questions you may have. 9:00am - 10:30am. Call 295-3731 for more information.

Alanon Family Courage to Change Group meeting - Tuesdays - 5:30pm and Fridays - 7:00pm at Finn House - 600 N. Ridgley St. Contact Connie at 515-341-4968 for more information.

Alzheimer's Support Group at Windsor Manor. 3rd Monday of each month. 5;00pm - 6:00pm

 

DAILY EVENTS

Wed 5/3 Giving Back Day - Annual clean up day with ihgh school students from AHS & BGHS. Sponsored by Algona Area chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the City of Algona.

Thu 5/4  2nd Annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast - 6:30am - 7:45am. $5 per person at Trinity Life Center. Contact Dave Jenson for more information at 295-7744.

Sat 5/6 Annual AlGLOna 5K Run/Walk at BGTHS. Pre-Activities - 7:00pm - 9:00pm. Start time - 9:00pm. $30 per person or $150 for team of 6 for registrations received on or before April 7, 2017. After that date it is $40 per person. No teams allowed after April 7th. Age 6 and under are FREE. Register by April 7th to guarantee a t-shirt by race day. Registrations received after April 7th may pick up t-shirt at the Algona Chamber office after May 12. Questions? Email alglona5k@gmail.com. Proceeds to benefit Algona Recreational Trail. Check the website for more details - www.alglona5k.com. Organized by Alglona 5k committee and sponsored by Algona Area Chamber of Commerce.

Thu 5/11 KRHC Auxiliary Tag Day - Look for auxiliary volunteers out and about in our community seeking donations for this year's project - infant bassinets to gently and safely welcome the newest members of our county. We appreciate your support.

Thu 5/11 St. Cecelia's Spring Luncheon at Parish Center - 11:00am - 1:00pm. Salads and hot dishes. Contact Colleen Farnham at 295-4100 for more details.

Sun 5/14 BGHS Graduation

Fri 5/19 Dance at the VFW - 7:30pm. Jessie James Band

Sun 5/21 AHS Graduation

 

Calendar compiled and distributed as a community service by: Algona Area Chamber of Commerce with assistance from Algona Ambassadors


Email upcoming events to: algonaevents@yahoo.com