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

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

MOPS - Are you a mom with young children at home and need a break? Join other moms at our local MOPS (Mother of Preschoolers) the first Thursday of each month. MOPS meets at Grace Church from 9am-11am. Questions? Contact Allison Youngren (515)890-7953 or Becca Brinkley (620)214-4163).

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

Nativity Scene at Kossuth County Fairgrounds - Opens December 1 and open through 6:00pm on December 31. Saturdays and weekdays 2:00pm-8:00pm. Sundays and Christmas day noon - 8:00pm.

Santa's Toy Shop at Kossuth County Historical Museum. December 1, 2, 3 and December 8, 9, 10. Vintage toys from area residents on display for viewing of your childhood Christmas memories. Do you have a toy to display? Please call 515-320-0834 or 515-320-4202 by November 20 or with any questions.

Algona Public Library Events - Family Story Time Wed & Fri 10:00am (ages birth - 5); Minecraft Online Mon, Tue, Thur 5:30pm - 7:30pm; Minecraft Handheld every other week 10:00am - 11:00am; Adult Coloring Mon. 10:00am - 11:30am; For info on many other events call 295-5476.

What’s Happening December ’17


Sat 12/2 - Men's Ministry Breakfast - 8:00am at Hy-Vee. Call Algona Faith Church for info.

Sat 12/2 - Community tree lighting - 6:00pm at Scott & Sara Curtis Home, 605 East McGregor St.

Sun 12/3 - Christmas with the Cornbelt Chorus - 2:00pm at United Methodist Church. Free will donations to benefit the Algona Ambulance Service.

Thur 12/7 - Hollydazzle citywide retail promotion - 5:00pm - 8:00pm. Stop at Welcome Center to pick up a Hollydazzle bag. Enjoy a Linda Plum cookie and cider. Linda will also have cookies available for purchase. Visit with Santa as he strolls State Street businesses. Carolers will be singing all your favorite Christmas songs.

Sat 12/9 - Santa's Family Workshop - 1:00pm - 3:00pm at Methodist Church. Bring the kids and enjoy the different craft stations. Visit with Santa.

Sat 12/9 - The Ultimate Christmas Show - 7:00pm at Wilcox Performing Arts Center. Family-friendly variety show. Tickets on sale at Algona Chamber of Commerce (Adults - $15; Students $10; 5 & under free). Call 295-7201 for more info. Sponsored by Algona Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Haggard-Twogood Trust.

Sun 12/10 - Five Saints Youth Ministry Christmas Social - 6:00pm at St. Cecelia Parish Center. Open to all high schoolers. Bring $5 gift for small exchange.

Sun 12/10 - "The Night That Changed the World," a Christmas cantata - 3:00pm at First Presbyterian Church. All are welcome.

Wed 12/13 - Five Saints Youth Ministry Service Night - 5:00pm - 9:00pm at St. Cecelia Parish Center.

Sun 12/17 - Children's Christmas Program & Potluck - 10:00am at Algona Faith Church

Thur 12/21 - Santa at Santa House - 5:30pm - 7:30pm at State 5 Theatre

Fri 12/22 - Algona Fiath Church Christmas Caroling - at The Manor, Good Samaritan and Van Buren Terrace. Call Algona Fiath Church for mor info.

Mon 12/25 - Merry Christmas!


What’s Happening January '18


Fri 1/5 - Algona High School VIP Soup Supper - 5:00pm - 7:30pm at AHS Commons. $4 for 12 and under; $6 for adults. Proceeds go to the elementary musci program.

Sun 1/14 - Five Saints Youth Ministry - 7:00pm at St. Cecelia Parish Center. Open to all high schoolers.



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

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