Applause Calendar, July 27, 2017

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

July 28

Coffee with the Council

7:30 a.m.

The Brew House, 4 W. Boone St.

Join Mayor Jim Lowrance and 1st Ward Council member Dan Kester, 4th

Ward Council member Al Hoop and At-Large Council Member Bill Martin for coffee and conversation about the happenings of the City.

Eldora Public Library Book Sale

2-6 p.m.

Library Meeting Room, 1202 10th St., Eldora

Pine Lake Festival Flea Market

12 – 7 p.m.

Hardin County Fairgrounds, Eldora

100 + tables including antiques, collectables, wood crafts, jewelry,

Tupperware, Pampered Chef and much more

Live After Five

Bob Dorr and The Blue Band (Blues)

5:30-7 p.m.

East side of the Orpheum Theater

July 29

First United Methodist Church Blood Drive

8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

To sign up call: 641-752-3668 or Barb at 641-351-0296

Walk-ins welcome

VFW Garage Sale and Bake Sale

8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

107 E. Meadow Lane, Marshalltown

Lots of stuff. Serving coffee and homemade rolls

Pine Lake Festival Flea Market

8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Hardin County Fairgrounds, Eldora

100 + tables including antiques, collectables, wood crafts, jewelry, Tupperware, Pampered Chef and much more

Eldora Public Library Book Sale

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Library Meeting Room, 1202 10th St., Eldora

Colonies in Bloom

Amana

Eight private gardens

Maps are located at Amana Visitor Center

For more information go to: www.amanacolonies.com

Liscomb Church of Christ

VBS Kickoff

Family pool party

5-7 p.m. at South Hardin Recreation Center in Union

July 30

1st Annual Gospel Musical

5 p.m.

Second Baptist Church

516 Bromley St.

Community invited

July 31

Vacation Bible School

Joint session with Hope United Methodist Church

Preschool/Kindergarten 9-11 a.m.

Entering grades 1-6 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Lunch and morning snack provided

All children welcome

Registration forms available at the church or on the church website

First Congregational Church VBS

5:30-8 p.m.

Meal, recreation, songs, crafts, storytelling

“Mighty Fortress”

To register call the church at 641-752-4239 or Shelly Speas at 641-751-9868

Liscomb Church of Christ Vacation Bible School

“Maker Fun Factory” theme

6-8:10 p.m./5:30 p.m. Light Supper

Monday: Crazy Sock Night

For more information contact Ralph Norman at 641-496-5424

Aug. 1

Vacation Bible School

Joint session with Hope United Methodist Church

Preschool/Kindergarten 9-11 a.m.

Entering grades 1-6 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Lunch and morning snack provided

All children welcome

Registration forms available at the church or on the church website

First Congregational Church VBS

5:30-8 p.m.

Meal, recreation, songs, crafts, storytelling

“Mighty Fortress”

To register call the church at 641-752-4239 or Shelly Speas at 641-751-9868

Liscomb Church of Christ Vacation Bible School

“Maker Fun Factory” theme

6-8:10 p.m./5:30 p.m. Light Supper

For more information contact Ralph Norman at 641-496-5424

Compassionate Friends Family Picnic

6 p.m.

First Friends Church, 2409 S. Sixth St.

Pulled pork and cheezie potatoes will be provided/Bring side dish or dessert, your own table service and beverage

Aug. 2

Vacation Bible School

Joint session with Hope United Methodist Church

Preschool/Kindergarten 9-11 a.m.

Entering grades 1-6 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Lunch and morning snack provided

All children welcome

Registration forms available at the church or on the church website

First Congregational Church VBS

5:30-8 p.m.

Meal, recreation, songs, crafts, storytelling

“Mighty Fortress”

To register call the church at 641-752-4239 or Shelly Speas at 641-751-9868

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: Storm Seymour and Starwalker

Green Mountain Train Wreck of 1910

Historical presentation at 7 p.m. presented by David Shearer

Tama County Historical Society, 200 N. Broadway St., Toledo

Program is free and open to the public

Liscomb Church of Christ Vacation Bible School

“Maker Fun Factory” theme

6-8:10 p.m./5:30 p.m. Light Supper

For more information contact Ralph Norman at 641-496-5424

Aug. 3

Vacation Bible School

Joint session with Hope United Methodist Church

Preschool/Kindergarten 9-11 a.m.

Entering grades 1-6 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Lunch and morning snack provided

All children welcome

Registration forms available at the church or on the church website

First Congregational Church VBS

5:30-8 p.m.

Meal, recreation, songs, crafts, storytelling

“Mighty Fortress”

To register call the church at 641-752-4239 or Shelly Speas at 641-751-9868

Liscomb Church of Christ Vacation Bible School

“Maker Fun Factory” theme

6-8:10 p.m./5:30 p.m. Light Supper

For more information contact Ralph Norman at 641-496-5424

“Preserving a Taste of Summer”

Colo Public Library

6:30 p.m.

ISU Extension and Outreach Story County will teach us about canning and preserving food. Register by call the library at 641-377-2900 or email cololibrary@netins.net. This program is free and open to adults.