Applause Calendar

July 28

Joan Becker at Marshalltown Public Library

2 p.m. in Community meeting rooms

Speaks on her book “Sentenced to Life: Mental Illness, Tragedy and Transformation (The Mark Becker Story)”

July 29

Hot Dogs & Cool Cars

5-8 p.m.

Our Savior Lutheran Church, 3001 S. Sixth St.

Bring your Cool Car and enjoy a hot dog. If rain, the event will be cancelled.

“Guys and Dolls”

7:30 p.m. Performance

Tickets are $20 adults; $10 students and $5 children

Call the Box Office at 641-752-4164 for more information

Tournament of Drums

Drum & Bugle Corps competition

7 p.m.

Tickets are $12 in advance/$14 at the gate

Kingston Stadium, 907 15th St. SW, Cedar Rapids

For more information: www.TournamentOfDrums.com

Garwin Entertainment in the Park

Garwin City Park grandstand, Main Street

7-8 p.m.

Concession Stand opens at 6 p.m.

Storm Seymour performing live

July 30

Haverhill Days

Kids activities, Art in the Park, Live Music,

Blacksmith Shop demonstrations, Car show

Complete listing at www.facebook.com/haverhilldays

Chelsea Car Show

8-11 a.m. Registration

11 a.m. Voting

1:30 p.m. Award Presentation

Awards for the top 60 cars plus 25 judged awards

Highway V18 between First Street and Iowana Street, Chelsea

2nd annual Colonies in Bloom

Take a tour of the gardens in the Amana Colonies

Some gardens traditional, some unusual, all beautiful

Tour is free

Maps are available at the Amana Visitor Center

Peace Church Ice Cream Social

201 Johnston St., Gladbrook

4-7 p.m.

Menu: Walking tacos, beefburgers, hot dogs, beans, chips, pies, cakes, ice cream

Carry-outs and delivery available, call 641-473-2802

“Guys and Dolls”

7:30 p.m. Performance

Tickets are $20 adults; $10 students and $5 children

Call the Box Office at 641-752-4164 for more information

Live Entertainment at John Ernest Vineyard & Winery

3291 N Ave., Tama

7-10 p.m.

Limited Edition will be performing live. Bring your friends, a picnic basket, lawn chairs; buy a bottle of wine and enjoy the music.

95th Annual Cedar Fall Bible Conference

439 N. Division, Cedar Falls

Nine days of speakers and entertainment

Kicks-off with Misha Goetz Concert

For complete details go to: www.riverviewministries.com.

July 31

Haverhill Days

Kids activities, Art in the Park, Live Music,

Blacksmith Shop demonstrations, Car show

Complete listing at www.facebook.com/haverhilldays

“Guys and Dolls”

2 p.m. Performance

Tickets are $20 adults; $10 students and $5 children

Call the Box Office at 641-752-4164 for more information

Harry Potter Party

Marshalltown Public Library, 105 W. Boone St.

3-5 p.m.

Costumes welcome, but not mandatory

Harry Potter display, treats, prizes, hands-on activities

Liscomb Church of Christ VBS kickoff

5-7 p.m. Pool Party

South Hardin Recreation Center in Union

95th Annual Cedar Fall Bible Conference

439 N. Division, Cedar Falls

Nine days of speakers and entertainment

For complete details go to: www.riverviewministries.com.

Aug. 1

Stained Glass Class with Dreamland Productions

5-9 p.m.

Central Iowa Art Association, 709 S. Center St.

Instructor: Helen Lee

Caboose Unveiling

Eldora Welcome Center

Trolley rides will leave the Welcome Center at 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Liscomb Church of Christ VBS “Deep Sea Discovery”

6-8 p.m., Light meal served for children attending at 5:30 p.m.

“Crazy Hat Night” wear your favorite crazy hat

Children 3-year-old through sixth grade

95th Annual Cedar Fall Bible Conference

439 N. Division, Cedar Falls

Nine days of speakers and entertainment

For complete details go to: www.riverviewministries.com.

Aug. 2

MPD Coffee With a Cop Event

11 a.m.

The Brew House, 4 W. Boone St.

Program offers the public to meet with local officers and discuss community issues

Compassionate Friends annual Picnic

6 p.m.

First Friends Church, 2409 S. Sixth St.

Bring a covered dish to share, your own table service and beverage

For bereaved parents, grandparents, siblings, no matter if your loss was this month, this year or 10 years ago.

Liscomb Church of Christ VBS “Deep Sea Discovery”

6-8 p.m., Light meal served for children attending at 5:30 p.m.

Children 3-year-old through sixth grade

95th Annual Cedar Fall Bible Conference

439 N. Division, Cedar Falls

Nine days of speakers and entertainment

Pie and Ice Cream Night

For complete details go to: www.riverviewministries.com.

Aug. 3

Liscomb Church of Christ VBS “Deep Sea Discovery”

6-8 p.m., Light meal served for children attending at 5:30 p.m.

Children 3-year-old through sixth grade

95th Annual Cedar Fall Bible Conference

439 N. Division, Cedar Falls

Nine days of speakers and entertainment

For complete details go to: www.riverviewministries.com.

Applause Calendar

July 21

Fairview School-Church Reunion

11:30 a.m.

King Tower Restaurant, Tama

Anyone interested in the Fairview Community is welcome to attend

Gilman United Methodist Church

Vacation Bible School-“Pets Unleashed”

6-8:30 p.m.

History on Third Thursday

6:30 p.m. at the Historical Museum, 202 E. Church St.

Nick Hanus presents History of the Marshalltown Fire Department

Admission is free/light refreshments served following program

July 22

STEM Festival Day

1-3 p.m. Emerson Innovation Center, 301 S. First Ave., Marshalltown

For youth of all ages/ Booths with STEM activities/ Hands-on activities/ Free take-home prizes

For more information contact Chelsea at Marshall Co. Extension 641-752-1551

Eldora Flea Market

Hardin County Fairgrounds-Eldora

12-7 p.m.

July 23

Laurel Lions Pancake Breakfast

7 – 8:30 a.m.

Legion Building, Laurel

Menu: Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, coffee, juice.

Cost is $5

Eldora Flea Market

Hardin County Fairgrounds-Eldora

8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

St. Paul Episcopal Church

Big Sale

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

201 E. Church St.

Furniture, lamps, pictures, home decor, preschool items from furniture to toys, children’s art supplies

Open to the public

Marshall County Pork Producers

107 E. Meadow Lane

11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Grilling pork burgers at VFW Post

$5 menu: pork burgers, baked beans, chips, beverage and dessert

Everyone welcome. Carry out available

Kinderfest

Amana Colonies

Carnival, theater, nature walks, fishing, meet different breeds of dogs, bird watching walk, Cooking communal style, activities, games and learning experiences.

For complete list of activities and times: www.amanacolonies.com

Fun for the entire family

“Guys and Dolls”

Opening Night

6 p.m. Snacks, beverages and music before the performance

7:30 p.m. Performance

Tickets are $20 adults; $10 students and $5 children

Call the Box Office at 641-752-4164 for more information

July 24

Kinderfest

Amana Colonies

Carnival, theater, nature walks, fishing, meet different breeds of dogs, bird watching walk, Cooking communal style, activities, games and learning experiences.

For complete list of activities and times: www.amanacolonies.com

Fun for the entire family

Bollhoefer Reunion

12:30 p.m.

Bethany United Church of Christ northeast of Baxter

Bring a dish to share/Beverage and table service provided

“Guys and Dolls”

2 p.m. Performance

Tickets are $20 adults; $10 students and $5 children

Call the Box Office at 641-752-4164 for more information

July 25

Marshalltown Public Library Summer Film

2 p.m. at 1-5 W. Boone St.

Summer films theme is Olympics

Join Tom LaVille afterwards for discussion and refreshments

Adults 18 and over welcome

Stained Glass Class with Dreamland Productions

5-9 p.m.

Central Iowa Art Association, 709 S. Center St.

Instructor: Helen Lee

July 26

IVH Dack Nursing building Open House

10 a.m. in Malloy LRC

Guided tours from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Remarks by IVH Commandant, Jodi Tymeson and VA Central Iowa Health Care System Chief of Staff Dr. Jerry Blow

Public is encouraged to attend

Albion United Methodist Church

Vacation Bible School

4-6 p.m.

Albion Public Library

July 27

Artisan Art Club

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Central Iowa Art Association, 709 S. Center St.

Instructor: Kayla McGehee

Albion United Methodist Church

Vacation Bible School

4-6 p.m.

Albion Public Library

Applause Calendar

July 14

Blank Park Zoo

1 p.m.

Le Grand Pioneer Heritage Library, 206 N. Vine St.

Free and Open to the public

Serengeti Trek Vacation Bible School

Marshalltown Friends Church, 2409 S. Sixth St.

5 p.m. Supper

6-8 p.m. VBS

July 15

Annual Rummage Sale

Hope United Methodist Church, 2203 S. Third Ave

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Many items under $1

July 16

Annual Rummage Sale

Hope United Methodist Church, 2203 S. Third Ave

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Many items under $1

Binford Barn Sale

8-11 a.m.

Located behind Binford House, 110 N. Second Ave.

Household and Kitchen items/pictures, frames, glass items, decorations, table, lamps, linens, books

Marshalltown Garden Club Garden Tour

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is $10 for five fardens

Tickets are available at Willard’s, 36 W. Main St. or at the fardens on the day of tour

You may begin at any garden/Rain or shine-No refunds

Annual 2016 Parade of Ponds Tour

Wellsburg area – 10 ponds

Begin at Bernd’s Pond Store, 111 Main St., Wellsburg

$5 entry fee per adult for both days/Ages 12 and under-free

Live entertainment at John Ernest Vineyard & Winery

3291 N Ave., Tama

7-10 p.m.

The Copperhead Creek Band will be performing live.

Bring your friends, a picnic basket, lawn chairs; buy a bottle of wine and enjoy the music.

July 17

Annual 2016 Parade of Ponds Tour

Cedar Falls/Waterloo area – 5 ponds

Start at any location: 2408 W. Fourth St., Cedar Falls; 1803 Sunnyside Drive, Cedar Falls; 735 Hall Ave., Waterloo; 411 Westbourne Ave., Waterloo; 930 Sheridan Road, Waterloo

Lois Jones at Eldora Public Library

1-4 p.m.

Information on the Guide Dog program and how dogs are trained

Hawkeye Jamboree

1:30 p.m. at Park Recreation Building, 5374 NE 12th Ave., Pleasant Hill

Entertainers: Jim DeGraw, Doug Harris, Shirley McLain, Dan Swartslander, Jamie Jo Cranfield,

Bill Gay, Janet Snell, Ellie & David Winchester

Cost is: $5 donation for members/$6 donation non-members

Doors open at Noon with concession available

July 18

Stained Glass Class with Dreamland Productions

5-9 p.m.

Central Iowa Art Association, 709 S. Center St.

Instructor: Helen Lee

July 19

Gathering of Artists

Upper Story Studio

518 Broad St., Story City

6-8 p.m.

Free and open to the public

July 20

Artisan Art Club

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Central Iowa Art Association, 709 S. Center St.

Instructor: Kayla McGehee

Gilman United Methodist Church

Vacation Bible School-“Pets Unleashed”

6-8:30 p.m.

July 21

Fairview School-Church Reunion

11:30 a.m.

King Tower Restaurant, Tama

Anyone interested in the Fairview Community is welcome to attend

Gilman United Methodist Church

Vacation Bible School-“Pets Unleashed”

6-8:30 p.m.

Applause Calendar

July 8

Toledo Stoplight Festival

Courthouse Square, High Street, Toledo

4:30-9 p.m.

Farmers Market and, Malek’s Fisherman Band, Kat & Hall, and Inner Lite will be performing live. Kids’ bouncy house, fire department water fights, food vendors.

Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and settle in for an evening of fun!

Live Entertainment at Meskwaki

Meskwaki Veterans Convention Center, 1504 – 305th St., Tama

Doors open at 7 p.m., Show at 8 p.m.

Maddie & Tae will be performing

Must be 21 to attend

Tickets available at Club Meskwaki, online at www.meskwaki.com or by

calling Ticket Sales at 800-728-4263 ext. 2230

July 9

Live entertainment at John Ernest Vineyard & Winery

3291 N Ave., Tama

7-10 p.m.

New Trick will be performing live.

Bring your friends, a picnic basket, lawn chairs; buy a bottle of wine and enjoy the music.

Live entertainment at Fox Ridge Winery

1465 L Ave., Traer

7-10 p.m.

3rd Street Band will be performing live. Relax on the deck or bring a chair to lounge in the yard and listen to some FREE live music.

July 10

Tinnermeier Reunion

Potluck at 1 p.m.

Stoney Point Barn, 3241 Ranch Ave., Reasnor

Science Sunday

2-3:30 p.m./Ages 6-10

Winged Wonders at Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge

9981 Pacific St. Prairie City

Search for butterflies/Pre-register for free event by calling 515-994-3400

Ice Cream Social

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 605 First St. N, State Center

4-7 p.m.

Menu: Grilled pork burgers, beef burgers, chicken burgers, potato salad, baked beans, cakes, bars and Homemade ice cream

Surf Shack-Catch the Wave of God’s Amazing Love

6-8:30 p.m.

Laurel United Methodist Church

Preschool through Sixth grade

A light supper will be served 5:30-5:50 p.m.

July 11

Serengeti Trek Vacation Bible School

Marshalltown Friends Church, 2409 S. Sixth St.

5 p.m. Supper

6-8 p.m. VBS

Stained Glass Class with Dreamland Productions

5-9 p.m.

Central Iowa Art Association, 709 S. Center St.

Cost is $70 for the 24-hour course

Call 641-753-9013 or email info@theartcentermarshalltown.org

Instructor: Helen Lee

July 12

Gladbrook Blood Drive

United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 715 Lincoln St., Gladbrook

2-6 p.m.

To schedule appointment: June Klinefelter 641-473-8012/ www.lifeservebloodcenter.org

Serengeti Trek Vacation Bible School

Marshalltown Friends Church, 2409 S. Sixth St.

5 p.m. Supper

6-8 p.m. VBS

July 13

Artisan Art Club

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Central Iowa Art Association, 709 S. Center St.

Instructor: Kayla McGehee

Serengeti Trek Vacation Bible School

Marshalltown Friends Church, 2409 S. Sixth St.

5 p.m. Supper

6-8 p.m. VBS

July 14

Serengeti Trek Vacation Bible School

Marshalltown Friends Church, 2409 S. Sixth St.

5 p.m. Supper

6-8 p.m. VBS

July 16

Marshalltown Garden Club Garden Tour

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is $10 for five gardens

Tickets are available at Willard’s, 36 W. Main St. or at the gardens on the day of tour

You may begin at any garden/Rain or shine-No refunds

July 17

Annual Rummage Sale

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hope United Methodist Church, 2203 S. Third Ave.

Many items under $1

July 18

Annual Rummage Sale

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hope United Methodist Church, 2203 S. Third Ave.

Fill a bag for $1

Stained Glass Class with Dreamland Productions

5-9 p.m.

Central Iowa Art Association, 709 S. Center St.

Instructor: Helen Lee