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.

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 Monday 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. 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.

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. Questions? Contact Allison Youngren (515)890-7953 or Becca Brinkley (620)214-4163) with questions.

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.

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

What’s Happening January ’17


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 music program.

Sat 1/6 - Artist Gallery Show and reception for Katlyn Loeschen Scharper at The Gallery - 5:00pm - 7:00pm at Algona Public Library. Sponsored by Stinson Prairie Arts Council.

Tue 1/9 - Kossuth County Historical Society Annual Meeting - 6:00pm at Kossuth County Ag & Motorsports Museum. Discussing ghost towns of Kossuth County, drawing for Snap-On tool box, annual report and election of directors. Free and open to public.

Sun 1/14 -Izaak Walton League Breakfast - 8:00am - 12:30pm at IKE's building across from Smith Lake.

Sun 1/14 - Sunday Senior Fellowship - 3:00pm at First Presbyterian Church. A light supper will be served following the program.

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

Sun 1/21 - Rally for Life - 1:30pm at Columbia Hall. Join us for music, fellowship and Mary Marrot speaking about end-of-life issues. Sponsored by Kossuth County Right to Life.



What’s Happening February '18


Sat 2/3 - Frsotbite Olympics Ice Fishing Derby - 8:00am at Smith Lake. No entry fee. Bring your own equipment (some provided). Bait provided courtesy of Larry's Live Bait.

Sat 2/3 - Algona Fiath Church Men's Breakfast - 8:00am at Hy-Vee.

Sat 2/3 - 2nd Annual Baconfest - 5:30pm - 7:00pm at The Locker Room Bar & Brill. $20/person. Bacon samples from variety of vendors. Live music until 10:00pm. Contact Chamber for tickets.

Thu 2/8 - "A Simon and Garfunkel Experience" - 7:00pm at Wilcox Performing ARts Center. Presented by Kossuth County Concert Association.

Fri 2/9 - " A Simon and Garfunkel Experience" - 3:00pm at Wilcox Performing Arts Center. Presented by Kossuth County Concert Association.

Sat 2/10 - Beauty and the Beast Barbeque - 5:00pm - 7:00pm at Trinity Life Center (prior to UMCA dance). $35 for father/daughter in advance; $40 at door; $10 for each additional child.

Sat 2/10 - Father Daughter Dance - 7:00pm - 9:00pm at Algona Family UMCA. $20/couple in advance or $30/couple at the door. Everyone is welcome!

Sun 2/11 - Izaak Walton League Breakfast - 8:00am - 12:30pm at IKE's building across from Smith Lake.

Sun 2/11 - Organ Recital - 1:30pm at First Congregational United Church of Christ.

Tue 2/13 - Fat Tuesday Waffle Supper - 4:30pm - 7:00pm at First Presbyterian Church. $7 in advance; $8 at door. $7 for ages 6-12. (Under 6 and over 90 are free). Proceeds to local missions.

Sun 2/18 - Youth Alive Speaker Kent Hobart - 10:00am at Algona Faith Church.

Mon 2/19 - 110+Women Who Care - 5:30pm-6:30pm at The Thul Shed

Fri 2/23 - Tina Haase Findley and Turner Jazz Orchestra with Algona Middle and High School Jazz Choirs -7:00pm at Wilcox Performing Arts Center. $10 for adults; $5 students.

Sat 2/24 - Mid-Winter Meal - 5:00pm at Algona Faith Church

Calendar compiled and distributed as a community service by Algona Ambassadors

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