The Britt Fire Association is hosting its 5th annual Thanksgiving Bash featuring the Shirts & Skins band this Wednesday, November 22 at Duncan Community Hall in Duncan, Iowa, just 4.6 miles east of Britt. Shirts & Skins is one of the most highly sought-after touring bands in the upper Midwest. The band features two dynamic […]
The President of the United States has just declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency, and many local coalitions are putting together campaigns to get the word out so people can grasp the devastation these drugs have caused. Hancock County ASAP or Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention is hosting a drug take back day […]
Meet Iowa resident and author Linda McCann at the Crystal Lake Library and Senior Citizen Center this Wednesday, September 13th at 9am. Linda will speak about her book “The Civilian Conservation Corps”, a federal program during the 1930’s that helped young men in conservation support their families.
Once a year, a magical and touching celebration of the human spirit unfolds at numerous theaters across the country in a modified version of a well-known Broadway musical, this is known as the Penguin Project. All the lead roles are filled by children with developmental disabilities including Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, autism, intellectual disabilities, learning […]
Crystal Lake Bullhead Days kicks off Saturday, July 1st with lots of family fun activities. Beginning at 10am, you can sign up for the water volleyball tournament, which starts at 11am in Crystal Lake’s City Park. A horse shoe tournament will follow at 12:30. Sign up at noon. A street dance featuring the band 4th […]
The Britt Public Library will be again providing a free lunch to kids who need one this summer. They will be serving on Mon – Wed – Fri from 11:30 – 12:30, beginning Friday, June 2 Theywere unable to work with the Food Bank of Iowa this summer due to a remodel of a storage facility […]
The Kid’s Art Studio in Kanawha is holding two weeks of art classes in addition to my regular classes. June 26th-June 30th for Ages 9-11 10-11:30 am July 24th-28 for Ages 12-18 10-11:30am. Each week is $50 and must be prepaid to hold their spot. Call Kathy Weidner 641-762-3475 Ask me about my weekly year […]
The Kanawha Lutheran Church Mission Project will be collecting medical supplies to go to ELCA Global Mission at the Kanawha Lutheran Church by June 8. This would be the sort of things you may have left over from taking care of a person at home plus any medical equipment that you no longer need: blankets, […]