Applause Calendar, July 20, 2017

July 20

Fairview School and Church Reunion

11:30 a.m.

King Tower Cafe in Tama

Anyone interested in the Fairview Community is welcome

Barnyard Roundup Vacation Bible School

6-8 p.m.; Le Grand Friends Church, 206 W. Main St., Le Grand

For children 4-years-old who attended preschool through sixth grade/All children welcome

Songs, skits, crafts, treats, recreation, learning about God

Central Christian Church

Vacation Bible School – “Mighty Fortress”

300 W. Main St.; 6-8 p.m.

All Children ages 3 through sixth grade welcome

There will be a program followed by a cookout at the church

History on Third Thursday

“Unconditional Surrender: A Visit with Ulysses S. Grant” by Pete Grady

6:30 p.m.

Historical Society of Marshall County Museum, 202 E. Church St.

This program is free and open to the public

Community Concert

7 p.m.

North Courthouse lawn

July 21

Hope United Methodist Church

Annual Rummage Sale

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

2203 S. Third Ave.

Many items under $1

Live After Five

Exit 185 (Rock)

5:30-7 p.m.

East side of the Orpheum Theater

Barnyard Roundup Vacation Bible School

6-8 p.m./7:15 p.m. parents invited for evening performance, snacks

Le Grand Friends Church, 206 W. Main St., Le Grand

For children 4-years-old who attended preschool through sixth grade

Songs, skits, crafts, treats, recreation, learning about God

July 22

Laurel Lions Pancake Breakfast

7-8:30 a.m.

Benefit Breakfast for American Legion Building

Proceeds go toward new roof

Legion Building in Laurel

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

Cost is $5

Hope United Methodist Church

Annual Rummage Sale

8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

2203 S. Third Ave.

Fill a bag for $1

Lap Pool at the YMCA-YWCA closed for a home swim meet

Free Kid’s Open Art Studio

10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The Art Center, Fisher Community Center, 709 S. Center St.

For more information call Keeley Weeks, 641-753-9013

Free will offering/Reception to follow

July 23

Bollhoefer Reunion

12:30 p.m.

Bethany United Church of Christ, northeast of Baxter

Potluck dinner, bring dish to share/Beverage and table service provided

Business meeting follows with family updates

Free Organ Concert

3 p.m.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Church St.

Mark Babcock, organist from Episcopal Cathedral of St. Paul’s in Des Moines

July 25

Sen. Ernst Regional Directors Traveling Office

9-10 a.m.

Iowa Falls Public Library, 921 Washington Ave.

Iowa Falls

Those unable to attend the traveling office hours and are seeking assistance with federal agencies, visit Ernst.Senate.Gov to contact one of the offices or submit a casework request.

Sen. Ernst Regional Directors Traveling Office

1-2 p.m.; Kling Memorial Library, Conference Room, 708 Seventh St., Grundy Center

Those unable to attend the traveling office hours and are seeking assistance with federal agencies, visit Ernst.Senate.Gov to contact one of the offices or submit a casework request.

July 26

Garwin Entertainment Night

7-8 p.m., Garwin Bandstand in the Park

Concession stand opens at 6 p.m.: Sandwiches, homemade pie and ice cream

Featuring: The Back Porch Pickers with the Chamberlains

Melbourne Mock Line Strike Drill

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Iowa LICA Farm, 1741 290th St., Melbourne

Free event bringing first responders, utility, oil & gas, municipal and county personnel together

See what happens should a pipeline rupture

Public invited to this free event

July 27

Budgeting 101 – local option sales tax

6 p.m. Marshalltown Public Library, 105 W. Boone St.

Special Election information –

Learn about the changes in how the local option sales tax dollars will be used

Community Concert

7 p.m.

North Courthouse lawn