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February 2014

5 Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet & Awards Ceremony; To be held at Wild Rose Casino. There will be a Silent Auction, Supper and Awards; please RSVP to 712-852-2283; Emmetsburg
5-7 "Frostbite Olympics" - Chili Cook Off, Broom Ball, Kids Games, Indoor Card Games, Snowball Dance, Blizzard Bakeoff, 4 Wheeler Races & Snowmobile Rides. Contact Vicki Mallory at the Algona Chamber (515) 295-7201; Algona
7 Little E-Hawk Duals; Emmetsburg
7 West Bend Chamber Fundraiser Breakfast; Serving Jay's Omelets at the Community Center from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. For more information contact City Hall at (515) 887-2181; West Bend
12 Jazz Supper/Concert, MS/HS Band; at Student Center; Emmetsburg
12-13 Emmetsburg Retail Association's Valentine Event; Emmetsburg
13 Cabin Fever Weekend; Ice fishing contest, garage sales, and a Saturday evening supper; Ruthven
13 Wesley Firemen's Valentine Steak Fry; Steak fry at Community Center. Serving from 6:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.; Sweetheart raffle; Wesley
13 Snow Shoeing at the Nature Center; 1:00 p.m.; Call 712-837-4866 to reserve skis; Ruthven
14 Lion's Club Pancake Breakfast; Serving from 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the West Bend Community Center. For more information call Ron Powell at (515) 887-2535; West Bend
15 Compassionate Friends Meeting: This is a support group for those who have experienced the death of a child, grandchild, brother or sister at any age; these meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of each month (except July and December) from 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. at the Algona Public Library; Algona
15-Mar. 8 Cha Cha Cha Style Dance Class; at Five Island Golf Club; cost is $39 per person; to register call 712-852-3422; Emmetsburg
16 Palo Alto Genealogical Society Meeting; Held at Public Library; Emmetsburg
19 St. Michael's (Holy Name) Annual Lenten Fish Fry; The men of St. Michael's "Holy Name Society" prepare and serve fried and baked fish, baked potatoes, and coleslaw with homemade bread & desert bars. Serving from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in St. Michael's Parish Center; For more information contact Sandy Long, Parish Secretary (515) 884-2618; Whittemore
20 Legislative Forum; Algona Public Library at 8:00 a.m.; Algona
20 Nature Photo Workshop; 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Iowa Lakes Community College. Call Nature Center for details at 712-837-4866; Ruthven
21 American Legion Pancake & Sausage Breakfast; Members of Seel-Walsh Post #425 of the American Legion serve delicious pancakes, fried eggs, sausage and toast. Serving from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon in the American Legion Hall; For more information contact Stu Simonson (515) 884-2293; Whittemore
21 Ruthven American Legion Post 33 Pancake, Sausage and Egg Breakfast; 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Ruthven American Legion Hall; Ruthven
26 KC Fish Fry @ West Bend Golf & Country Club; Serving from 4:30 - 8:00 p.m. For more information contact Blake & Vera Banwart at 515-887-6217; West Bend



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