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August 2014

Saturdays Bancroft Historical Museum; Containing special collections shown frequently. Open 9:00 am to 12:00 pm on Saturdays from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Contact Crysti Neuman (515) 885-2382; Bancroft
29-July-3-Aug Kossuth County Fair; Contact Sheridee Dodds; Algona
7-Aug Sons of the American Legion Purple Heart Day held at Post 425 in Whittemore; Members of the Sons of the American Legion sponsor a day to remember all in the military that have been awarded Purple Hearts during their service to our county. Contact Ron Askland (515) 884-2293 Whittemore
7-Aug 1st Thursday of the Month Coffee Hour; 1st Thursday of the month everyone is welcome to coffee and rolls with their neighbors and friends starting at 9:00 am. Held outdoors at Times Square-weather permitting. Contact Daniel J. Elbert (515) 884-2265; Whittemore
16-Aug American Legion's BBQ Chicken and Sweet Corn Feed with 'Bossie BINGO'; Serving area sweet corn from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Legion Hall. 'Bossie' begins at 6:30 pm. Contact Stu Simonson (515)-884-2293; Whittemore
16-Aug American Legion Auxiliary 'Ice Cream Social' Fundraiser; In conjunction with the annual' BOSSIE BINGO' Serving from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the American Legion Hall. Contact Cindy Simonson (515) 884-2293; Whittemore
30-Aug Labor Day Celebration; annual Labor Day event, parade, men's golf tournament, dance, carnival, volleyball tournament, softball tournament, 5K run, antique tractor pull, city wide garage sales, FFA grain and flower show, bake sale, Bingo, bags tournament, bar-b-que cook-off, hot rod lawn mower and ATV pull, variety show and queen contest, sporting clays, games for kids, Blue Mound turkey dinner, craft show, pork chop summer, and a drawing. Contact J.R. and Jane Brown (712) 859-3951; Graettinger.



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Maureen Elbert, Executive Director
Kossuth County Economic Development Corporation
106 South Dodge Street, Suite 210, Algona, Iowa 50511
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