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

Kossuth County Farmers Market - Open Saturday from 9:00am - 11:00am through October 14

"WWI - Kossuth County Answers the Call" by Kossuth County Genealogical Society. Saturday, November 4 through Sunday, November 19 at Algona Public Library. Available during regular library hours.

What’s Happening October ’17


Mon 10/2 - Kossuth County Concert Series - Seraph Brass - Female Brass Quintet. 3:00pm and 7:00pm at Wilcox Performing Arts Center.

Sat 10/7 - Men's Ministry Breakfast - 8:00am at Algona Faith Church - call Algona Faith Church for more information.

Sun 10/8 - Medicare Info Session - 3:00pm at Algona First Presbyterian Church. SHIIP counselors, David & Peg Skilling, will share the latest information with changes in Medicare and prescription insurance. Light supper will follow. For more information and to RSVP please call 295-2226.

Tue 10/10 - Giving Back Day Cleanup - with high school students from Algona and Bishop Garrigan. Sponsored by Algona Area Chamber of Commerce.

Tue 10/10 - Iowa Lakes Community College Volunteer Reception Center Training - from 1:00pm - 2:30pm. For more information call Rod Montang at 395-2992 or 450-2212.

Fri 10/13 - Freaky Frighty at the Museum - 7:00pm - 10:00pm at Historical Museum, Explore the Museum at night. Drinks and appetizers following the tour. $5 for ages 14 and under; $20 for adults. Tickets available at the door, at Styles Salon, at Museum, or call 320-0834 or 320-4202. 

Thu 10/19 - Moonlight Madness - Citywide retail bargains. Scavenger hunt at participating businesses. Check individual sotre ads for hours.

Sat 10/21 - Holloween Hike - 7:30pm - 8:30pm at Water's Edge Nature Center.

Sun 10/22 - Kossuth County Cancer Support Foundation's Autumn Fundraiser - 11:00am - 3:00pm at Bishop Garrigan old gym.

Sat 10/28 - 25th Annual Autumnfest Craft Show - 9:00am - 4:00pm. 3 locations - AHS, BGHS and KC Hall. Shuttle buses run continously between the locations. Lunch and bake sales at all locations. $5 admission for all 3 locations. Sponsored by Algona Area Chamber of Commerce. Call 295-7201 for more information.

Sat 10/28 - Dance at VFW - 7:30pm - Jessie James Band

Sun 10/29 - Algona Rotary Jack O'Lantern Lane - 1:00pm - 4:00pm: Pumpkin carving at Kossuth County Conservation maintenane shed. 7:00pm - 8:30pm: Drive through Smith Lake campground.

Tue 10/31 - Happy Halloween! Halloween costume parade at 5:00pm. Line up in front of Chamber office on State Street. Parade goes around the block and ends at Methodist Church corner. Trunk or Treat at Mthodist Church - 5:30pm - 7:00pm Citywide trick or treating - 5:30pm - 7:30pm


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


What’s Happening November '17


Sat 11/4 - Algona Noon Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast - at Senior Center - 6:30am - 12:30pm

Sat 11/4 - Men's Ministry Breakfast - 8:00am at Algona Faith Church. Call Algona Faith Church for info.

Sat 11/11 - Bishop Garrigan High School Musical, "Little Shop of Horrors" - 7:00pm in the Friedmann Auditorium

Sun 11/12 - St. Cecelia Parish Fall Dinner - 11:00am - 1:00pm at St. Cecelia Parish Center. Roast beef dinner. Carry outs available. Tickets available at the door.

Sun 11/12 - Bishop Garrigan High School Musical, "Little Shop of HOrrors" - 3:0pm in the Friedmann Auditorium.

Sun 11/12 - Sunday Senior Fellowship - 3:00pm at Algona First Presbyterian Church. Create holiday cards, light supper served after. Call 295-2226 to RSVP.

Thu 11/23 - Happy Thanksgiving!

Fri 11/24 - Santa Claus Day - 10:30am Santa arrives at State 5 Theatre. Visit 10:30am - noon and 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Mon 11/27 - Tacos for Tots - 4:30pm - 7:30pm at Methodist Church - Sponsored by Kossuth County CARE Team

Mon 11/27 - Live Greeting Card Windows - 6:30pm - 8:00pm; Horse drawn wagon rides, strolling music by Barbershoppers. Call 295-7201 for info. Sponsored by Algona Area Chamber of Commerce

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

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