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

Algona Public Library Events - Numerous ongoing events such as family story time, Minecraft, Lego club, movie nights, chess club, after school club and adult programs, including an adult book club. Contact the library at 295-5476 for more info.

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

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. Open Jan., Feb., Mar. by appointment. 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 515-320-0834.

Kossuth County Speedway - Thursday Night Thunder - Gates open at 5:30 pm, hot laps at 7:00 pm.  Every Thursday April 19 through August 16.

Local Ham Radio Meetings - 3rd Thursday of every month. 7:00pm at Hy-Vee deli. The public is invited to attend.

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 (Mother of Preschoolers) - Join other moms the first Thursday of each month at Grace Church from 9am-11am. Contact Allison Youngren (515)890-7953 or Becca Brinkley (620)214-4163) with questions.

Oakcrest Coffee and Conversation - First Wednesday of each month. Enjoy coffee and pastries as Shannon Goche, Pre-Planning Consultant, discusses your options and answers any questions. 9:00am - 10:30am. Call 295-3731 for more information.

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

What’s Happening May '18



Tue 5/1 - Hy-Vee Springtime Party - 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm in Hy-Vee parking lot.  Kid games, entertainment, Hickory House grilling.

Thur 5/3 - 3rd Annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast - 6:30 am @ Trinity Life Center for National Day of Prayer.  $5 tickets available at Hy-Vee and local churches.

Sat 5/5 - 5th Annual Glo Run - Pre-activities 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm.  Start time 9:00 pm @ Bishop Garrigan High School.  Register by April 6 to guarantee a t-shirt by race day.

Sat 5/5 - Adult Prom Dance - 7:30 pm @ VFW

Thu 5/10 - St. Cecelia's Spring Salad Bar and Hot Dish Luncheon - 11:00 am - 1:00 pm @ St. Cecelia Parish Center

Sat 5/19 - Dance - 7:30 pm @ VFW.  Buck Hollow.

Tue 5/22 - Bake Sale -4:30 pm - 7:00 pm @ Energy Dance & Tumbling front lobby.

What's Happening June '18




Sat 6/2 - Algona Morwens Kiwanis Fishing Derby - 8:30 am registsration @ Smith Lake; fishing 9:00 am - 11:00 am.  All children preschool - 6th grade invited to participate.  Bring your own fishing pole.  Lunch will be provided.

Sat 6/9 - Animal Rescue Family Wag the Dog 5k Fun Run/Walk - 8:15 am regisration, 9:00 am race start @ Vet's Shelter House

Sat 6/9 - BRAK (Bike Ride Around Kossuth) - 8:00 am @ Smith Lake.  Registration 7:00 am - 8:00 am, or register on BRAK Facebook page prior to race day.  Organized by Algona Rotary Club.

Tue 6/12 - KRHC Auxiliary Golf Outing - 5:00 pm @ River Road Golf Course.  4 ladies best shot; $100 per 4-person team.  Call 515-200-8731 for more info.  Proceeds go to Kossuth County Cancer Support Foundation.

Sat 6/16 - Dance 7:30 pm @ VFW.  Music by Steinkoenig

Fri 6/22 - Chamber Golf Outing - Entry Deadline June 8th - call Chamber at 295-7201 for an entry form or go to the "activities" tab for a signup form and details.

Wed 6/27 - Party In The Park - "Start Your Engines" - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ Carneigie Lawn Area.  Race car displays.  Entertainment by The Muscle Shirts.  Food for purchase, fresh lemonade, free popcorn, kids activities, library booth.  Bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Sponsored by the Algona Area Chamber of Commerce.



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