Calendar of Events - Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce
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05/23/17
Uniform/Scrub Sale

Tuesday, May 23rd from 7:00am - 4:00pm is the Uniform/Scrub Sale at RHSHC. 15% off and cash, check, debit or credit cards accepted. Call 563.547.2101 for more information.

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05/23/17
FREE Skin Cancer Screening


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05/23/17
Cresco RAGBRAI Volunteer Information Series

Tuesday, May 23rd at 5:30pm in Grange Hall at CUSB Bank is a Cresco RAGBRAI Volunteer presentation. This is free and open to the public and all non-profit organizations. Questions? Call Cresco Chamber at 563.547.3434.

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05/26/17
"I'M READY" Babysitting Clinic pre-registration due

Friday, June 2nd, from 8:00am - 3:00pm is the "I'M READY" Babysitting Clinic in the Laura Rose Education Center of Regional Health Services of Howard County.Class size is limited, open to children 11 years and older, cost is $40 and includes morning snack and noon pizza party. Pre-registration with payment is due by Friday, May 26th to hold your spot. 563.547.2101. Registration forms are available at RHSHC or online at rhshc.com

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05/27/17
Harvest Farms Campground Resort Wine Tasting Event

Annual Empty Nest Wine tasting at the Quonset- with snacks, drawings, and fun fun fun. Bring your adult friends & family. 6-8pm.

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05/29/17
Memorial Day Service

Monday, May 29th at 9:00am at the Howard County Courthouse Square will be a Memorial Day program, then moving to Calvary Cemetery and Vernon Bridge to conclude. The public is invited.

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05/31/17
City of Cresco Board Positions Available

The Park Board, Library Board, Board of Adjustment, Theatre Commision, and Airport Commission have position openings on July 1, 2017. Interested applicants should submit their name and contact information to City Hall or email cityhall@cityofcresco.com by May 31, 2017.

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05/31/17
Cruise Night at A&W/Long John Silver's

It's Cruise Night at A&W/Long John Silver's in Cresco on the last Wednesday of the month from April through September from 5pm - 8pm. Come out and see the cool cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Great music, specials, and door prizes!

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06/02/17
"I'M READY" Babysitting Clinic

Friday, June 2nd, from 8:00am - 3:00pm is the "I'M READY" Babysitting Clinic in the Laura Rose Education Center of Regional Health Services of Howard County.Class size is limited, open to children 11 years and older, cost is $40 and includes morning snack and noon pizza party. Pre-registration with payment is due by Friday, May 26th to hold your spot. 563.547.2101. Registration forms are available at RHSHC or online at rhshc.com

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06/03/17
Prenatal & Breast Feeding Class

Saturday, June 3rd from 9:00am - 5:00pm is the next session of the Prenatal & Breast Feeding Class held in the Laura Rose Education Center at RHSHC. For more information and to register, call Jamie Heisler, RN at 563.547.2101. 

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06/05/17
 -06/09/17
Cresco Residential Clean-up Days

Time to get rid of unwanted STUFF! Woo-Hoo!
June 5 - June 9, 2017


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06/09/17
Family Fun Night

Come out Friday, June 9th at East Park in Cresco starting at 5:00pm for Family Fun Night in Cresco this year! Sponsored by CUSB Bank and Cresco Bank & Trust, this night is full of FUN and to end it all off with a bang is a movie in the ball park!

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06/10/17
Cedar Valley Engine Club/KGLO Tractor Ride

This year the Cedar Valley Engine Club will roll through Lawler, Little Turkey, Spillville, Ridgeway, Cresco, and Protivin. Noon lunch will take place at Heritage Events Center, 229 3rd Ave W in Cresco. Call Deb Wolf 641-732-3870 or Anne Condon Schmitt 641-220-0277 for more information or to be a part of the Ride.

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06/10/17
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

For Residents of Cresco only....................June 10, 2017
 ‚Äč641.982.4288 or 877.982.4288 for appointment 

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06/10/17
CFC Run Marathon

CFC Run Marathon has 5K, 10K, 15K and Half Marathon distances.  This, pick your distance event offers you the option to CHALLENGE  yourself to YOUR limits!  Registration forms are available at the Cresco Fitness Center and will be available online shortly.          

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06/10/17
Ventriloquist Todd Oliver & Friends at Cresco Opera House!

From Americas Got Talent, The Cresco Theatre presents "The Funniest night of The Year in Cresco Iowa!"

Not just laughs, big huge belly laughs!!! Watch audience members turn into human ventriloquist dummies and meet America’s funniest canine..."Irving The talking dog!"

There’s magic, music, a bunny named Alice, 3 birds, and 3 wooden headed dummies, that you'll discover aren't so dumb after all. It's a fun night for everybody!

90 minutes of fall down funny!!! Bring the kids too because this is a clean family show!

The funniest night of the year, BE THERE!

Be ready to laugh harder than you have in years!


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06/13/17
Farm Energy Fair

Tuesday, June 13th from 9:30am to 3:30pm at the Wilder Business Center on NICC Calmar Campus is the Farm Energy Fair. Area Farmers and Farm related businesses are all invited. Register at nicc.edu at energy/district.org/farmenergyfair/

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06/13/17
Cresco RAGBRAI Volunteer Information Series

Tuesday, June 13th at 12:00 Noon in Grange Hall at CUSB Bank is a Cresco RAGBRAI Volunteer presentation. This is free and open to the public and all non-profit organizations. Questions? Call Cresco Chamber at 563.547.3434.

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06/13/17
Plot Twists & Elbow Grease - for Kids!

Tuesdays, June 13, 20, 27th from 1:00pm - 3:00pm at the Cresco Public Library is a creative workshop for 10 - 14 year olds. Cost is $100.
This is an opportunity for young writers to exlore expressing themselves through writing while improving their skill level. For more information go to www.caroledwardsauthor.com
or call the Cresco Public Library, 563.547.2540.

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06/15/17
 -06/17/17
City-Wide Rummage Sales

Rummage and Garage Sales throughout the entire town! 
Come early and come back every day!
Thursday - Saturday
See the Cresco Shopper for further details or call to get your spot on the map!

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06/16/17
Notre Dame Tee Time for Technology Golf Tournament

Sign up for the Notre Dame Tee Time for Technology Golf Tournament at the Cresco Country Club, Friday, June 16th. For more information call 563.547.4513 or the Cresco Country Club, 563.547.2374.

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06/17/17
Ryan Lewis Memorial Classic Fishing Tournament

June 17th, 2017
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Entry Fee: $50 per team (included in fee is two t shirts and two meal vouchers for dinner to be served after weigh in)
Registration from 6 am to 9 am at the Cresco Wildlife Club, located at the Howard County Fairgrounds. We will be registering contestants on a first come first serve basis.
Team Payout Amount:
1st: $550
2nd: $200
3rd: $150
4th: $100
5th: $50
Big fish: $100
Judges' choice: $100 Any species of fish works for this category. Rough fish or game fish. Big or small. A fish entered in this category does not have to count towards your team bag limit.
Since this is a catch and release tournament there is no length restirctions. All game fish count towards your total length.

The above payout is based on a TOURNAMENT FIELD OF 50 TEAMS.
A portion of the proceeds will be going to a charity/charities in memory of Ryan. There will also be drawings for door prizes for contestants.
**********Tournament Rules**********
CATCH AND RELEASE ONLY!!
Anglers must fish on the Upper Iowa River from Lime Springs to Upper Dam in Decorah, the Turkey River from Vernon Springs to Spillville, or Lake Hendricks.
Two man teams who will "weigh in" five combined fish. The fish must be game fish. There is a limit of one northern pike per team.
Judges' choice can be any species, large or small.
Teammates must fish together.
Bump boards will NOT be provided. You are responsible for measuring your fish and getting a clear picture of the length of each fish. In addition we will be requiring a unique tournament placard in each picture. We would love to see pictures of anglers holding their catch before releasing them.
Please respect and obey all fishing laws and respect private property. This is a catch and release tournament so do your best to promptly get a picture and return the fish to the water as quickly as you can.
Weigh in starts at 4 pm at the Cresco Wildlife Club and is open until 5:30 pm. This year we are providing a meal which will be served around 6 pm.
If you have any questions or comments feel free to send a message to this page, or call Cody (319)530-3716 or Adam (563)547-0000.

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06/17/17
Polka Party on KZCQ 102.3 FM

Welcome to the Polka Party every Saturday morning, 8:00am - 12:00 Noon on Super C KCZQ 102.3 FM. Playing all your polka and old-time favorites. Request line is 563.547.1000.

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06/17/17
Breakfast on the Farm

Join the Northeast Iowa Dairy Foundation for the 8th Annual Breakfast on the Farm event on Saturday, June 17, from 8:30 a.m. – noon, at Iowa’s Dairy Center in Calmar, Iowa.
 

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06/17/17
Breakfast on the Farm

Saturday, June 17th make plans to be part of Breakfast on the Farm at the Calmar Dairy Center from 8:30am - 12:00 Noon. Enjoy Dad's Belgian Waffles, learn about modern agriculture practices, and tour the Dairy Center's 280-cow farm. Parking available on site.

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06/20/17
 -06/25/17
Mighty Howard County Fair in Cresco!

The Mighty Howard County Fair offers the best 5 days of fun and family events/activities the area has to offer. Affordable entertainment options, free entertainment, fair foods of all types and tastes and the opportunity enjoy social time with your neighbors and friends make the Fair a 'must do' event for all.

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06/20/17
Cresco RAGBRAI Volunteer Information Series

Tuesday, June 20th at 5:30pm in Grange Hall at CUSB Bank is a Cresco RAGBRAI Volunteer presentation. This is free and open to the public and all non-profit organizations. Questions? Call Cresco Chamber at 563.547.3434.

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