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01/23/20
 -01/26/20
Snowfest


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01/26/20
 -02/01/20
Catholic Schools Week

Celebrate Catholic Schools Week!

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01/26/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Sunday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 1:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

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01/26/20
BINGO at Cresco Wildlife Club

Every Sunday (unless announced) there will be BINGO at 1:00pm at the Cresco Wildlife Club at the Howard County Fairgrounds. Funds benefit the Gooder Trap Field and the Scholarship Fund. Concessions are available.

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01/28/20
Crestwood Girls Basketball with Waukon

Tuesday, January 28th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball with Waukon.

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01/28/20
Crestwood Boys Basketball at Waukon

Tuesday, January 28th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at Waukon.

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01/28/20
Band Boosters Chili/Soup Supper

Tuesday, January 28th from 5-8pm is the CHS Band Boosters All-You-Can-Eat Chili and Soup Supper at the High School Cafeteria in conjunction with the Girls Basketball game. Proceeds to update/replace percussion equipment.

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01/28/20
Adult Swimming Lessons

Improve your aquatic skills, learn to swim/float, improve your health and fitness at the Cresco Fitness Center every Tuesday from January 21st through February 28th starting at 5:30pm. Members free with check in, non-members $8 daily admission.
Register at the Cresco Fitness Center, 563.547.3443 or at fitnesscenter@cityofcresco.com

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01/29/20
Community Coffee Club

Community Coffee Club
Accura Healthcare Cresco
Every Wednesday at 9:30am is our Community Coffee Club.  Come join us for coffee, rolls and conversation!

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01/29/20
Crestwood Dollars for Scholars

Crestwood Dollars for Scholars Phon-a-thon - Wednesday, January 29, 2020.
During this event student will be calling for doantion requests.
Check out our website at crestwood.dollarsforscholars.org.
If anyone has questions about the phon-a-thon event please call 563.547.2040 and ask for Brian McConnell.

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01/29/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Wednesday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 6:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

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01/30/20
Weight Watchers

Every Thursday, Weight Watchers will meet at NICC Cresco Center. Weigh-in is at 4:30pm and the workshop is at 5:00pm. Call 563.547.3355 for more information.

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01/30/20
Crestwood Girls & Boys Basketball at Clear Lake

Thursday, January 30th, 5:00pm is Crestwood Varsity Girls & Boys Basketball at Clear Lake.

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01/30/20
Join the Liquid Gym

Need a challenging workout that doesn't impact your joints? It's at the 'liquid gym'! This ain't your grandma's water aerobics; you will increase your energy, stamina and strength with this higher intensity program that includes cardio conditioning alternating with strength/balance and core training segments. In addition to all the fitness benefits of water exercise, you may even find you're getting a better night's sleep.
Class meets every Thursday (Jan9-Feb13) at the Cresco Fitness Center from 6:30-7:30pm. Cost is $35 and participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center.

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02/01/20
Northeast Iowa Food Bank Mobile Pantry

The first Saturday of each month is the Northeast Iowa Food Bank Mobile Food Pantry at Crestwood Elementary. Signup is at 8am and return 10am to collect food.
 
For more information call the NEIA Food Bank at 319.235.0507 or Mrs. Headington at Howard-Winn at 563.547.2300.

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02/01/20
Crestwood Wrestling Conference Tournament

Saturday, February 1st, 10am to 5pm is Crestwood Wrestling Conference Tournament.

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02/01/20
AA Meeting

AA meets every Saturday at 10:00am at the Howard County Jail meeting room in Cresco.

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02/02/20
BINGO at Cresco Wildlife Club

Every Sunday (unless announced) there will be BINGO at 1:00pm at the Cresco Wildlife Club at the Howard County Fairgrounds. Funds benefit the Gooder Trap Field and the Scholarship Fund. Concessions are available.

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02/02/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Sunday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 1:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

more info...
02/04/20
Senior 60+ Discount Day at Sterling

 Sterling Drug Senior Discount Day

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02/04/20
Crestwood Boys Basketball with Decorah

Tuesday, February 4th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball with Decorah.

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02/04/20
Adult Swimming Lessons

Improve your aquatic skills, learn to swim/float, improve your health and fitness at the Cresco Fitness Center every Tuesday from January 21st through February 28th starting at 5:30pm. Members free with check in, non-members $8 daily admission.
Register at the Cresco Fitness Center, 563.547.3443 or at fitnesscenter@cityofcresco.com

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02/04/20
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4561 meeting

Veterans of Foreign Wars meeting is held at 7 pm on the first Tuesday of every month at VFW Hall on Hwy 9.

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02/05/20
Community Coffee Club

Community Coffee Club
Accura Healthcare Cresco
Every Wednesday at 9:30am is our Community Coffee Club.  Come join us for coffee, rolls and conversation!

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02/05/20
Senior Discount Day at Cresco Family Pharmacy

 Cresco Family Pharmacy Senior Discount Day on the first Wednesday of every month. Seniors 60+ receive 20% off entire purchase.
*some exclusions apply

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02/05/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Wednesday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 6:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

more info...
02/06/20
Weight Watchers

Every Thursday, Weight Watchers will meet at NICC Cresco Center. Weigh-in is at 4:30pm and the workshop is at 5:00pm. Call 563.547.3355 for more information.

more info...
02/06/20
Join the Liquid Gym

Need a challenging workout that doesn't impact your joints? It's at the 'liquid gym'! This ain't your grandma's water aerobics; you will increase your energy, stamina and strength with this higher intensity program that includes cardio conditioning alternating with strength/balance and core training segments. In addition to all the fitness benefits of water exercise, you may even find you're getting a better night's sleep.
Class meets every Thursday (Jan9-Feb13) at the Cresco Fitness Center from 6:30-7:30pm. Cost is $35 and participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center.

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02/07/20
Howard County Dementia Caregiver Support Group meeting

The Howard County Dementia Caregiver Support Group meets the first and third Friday of every month at 1:30pm at the Cresco Public Library Program Room (downstairs).

Cresco Public Library is handicap-accessible.

The Howard County Dementia Caregiver Support Group is available for people to build a support system with people who understand the challenges inherent in dementia care-giving. The Alzheimer's Association caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of people with dementia to develop a support system, exchange practical information on care-giving challenges and possible solutions, talk through issues and ways of coping, share feelings, needs and concerns, and learn about community resources.

This program is presented by the Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter. For more information, please contact their office at: 319-294-9699.


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02/07/20
Crestwood Girls Basketball with Waverly Shell-Rock

Friday, February 7th, 5:00pm is the Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball with Waverly-Shell Rock.

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02/07/20
Crestwood Boys Basketball at Waverly-Shell Rock

Friday, February 7th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at New Hampton.

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02/08/20
AA Meeting

AA meets every Saturday at 10:00am at the Howard County Jail meeting room in Cresco.

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02/09/20
CHS Choir Booster Omelet Breakfast

Sunday, February 9th from 8am to 1pm is the Choir Booster Omelet Breakfast in the High School Cafeteria.

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02/09/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Sunday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 1:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

more info...
02/09/20
BINGO at Cresco Wildlife Club

Every Sunday (unless announced) there will be BINGO at 1:00pm at the Cresco Wildlife Club at the Howard County Fairgrounds. Funds benefit the Gooder Trap Field and the Scholarship Fund. Concessions are available.

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02/11/20
Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary Meeting

Veterans of Foreign Wars  Auxiliary meeting is at Evans Assisted Living every 2nd Tuesday of the Month.
Meeting times:
May - October at 6:30pm
November - April at 1:30pm

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02/11/20
Crestwood Girls Basketball at New Hampton

Tuesday, February 11th, 5:00pm is the Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball at New Hampton.

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02/11/20
Crestwood Boys Basketball with New Hampton

Tuesday, February 11th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball with New Hampton.

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02/11/20
Adult Swimming Lessons

Improve your aquatic skills, learn to swim/float, improve your health and fitness at the Cresco Fitness Center every Tuesday from January 21st through February 28th starting at 5:30pm. Members free with check in, non-members $8 daily admission.
Register at the Cresco Fitness Center, 563.547.3443 or at fitnesscenter@cityofcresco.com

more info...
02/11/20
American Legion meeting

American Legion Post 135 meets the second Tuesday of every month, 7:00pm at the Legion Hall.

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02/12/20
Community Coffee Club

Community Coffee Club
Accura Healthcare Cresco
Every Wednesday at 9:30am is our Community Coffee Club.  Come join us for coffee, rolls and conversation!

more info...
02/12/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Wednesday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 6:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

more info...
02/13/20
Parent/Teacher Conferences at Howard-Winn

Thursday, Feb 13 and Tuesday, Feb 18 is Parent/Teacher Conferences at Howard-Winn.

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02/13/20
Notre Dame 1 hour early out

Thursday, February 13th is 1 hr early out for Notre Dame.

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02/13/20
Weight Watchers

Every Thursday, Weight Watchers will meet at NICC Cresco Center. Weigh-in is at 4:30pm and the workshop is at 5:00pm. Call 563.547.3355 for more information.

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02/13/20
Notre Dame February Dinner

Thursday, February 13th, 4:30-7pm is the Notre Dame February Dinner sponsored by the St. Blase Circle.

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02/13/20
Crestwood Boys Basketball at Oelwein

Thursday, February 13th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at Oelwein.

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02/13/20
Join the Liquid Gym

Need a challenging workout that doesn't impact your joints? It's at the 'liquid gym'! This ain't your grandma's water aerobics; you will increase your energy, stamina and strength with this higher intensity program that includes cardio conditioning alternating with strength/balance and core training segments. In addition to all the fitness benefits of water exercise, you may even find you're getting a better night's sleep.
Class meets every Thursday (Jan9-Feb13) at the Cresco Fitness Center from 6:30-7:30pm. Cost is $35 and participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center.

more info...
02/14/20
No School for Howard-Winn & Notre Dame

No school. Teacher In-service.

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02/14/20
Crestwood Girls Basketball with Oelwein

Friday, February 14th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball with Oelwein.

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02/15/20
AA Meeting

AA meets every Saturday at 10:00am at the Howard County Jail meeting room in Cresco.

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02/15/20
Prime Night at McAllisters

Every third Saturday of the month is Prime Night at McAllister. The menu includes prime rib, shrimp, chicken breast and full soup/salad bar.

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02/16/20
VFW Pancake Breakfast

Every third Sunday from October - April is the VFW Post 4561 Pancake Breakfast from 8am to 12:30pm.
Menu includes regular, blueberry and chocolate chip pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs and beverage.
Freewill donation.

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02/16/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Sunday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 1:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

more info...
02/16/20
BINGO at Cresco Wildlife Club

Every Sunday (unless announced) there will be BINGO at 1:00pm at the Cresco Wildlife Club at the Howard County Fairgrounds. Funds benefit the Gooder Trap Field and the Scholarship Fund. Concessions are available.

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02/17/20
President's Day/No School

No school. Celebrate President's Day.

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02/17/20
Howard County offices closed

Howard County offices closed for President's Day.

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02/18/20
Parent/Teacher Conferences at Howard-Winn

Thursday, Feb 13 and Tuesday, Feb 18 is Parent/Teacher Conferences at Howard-Winn.

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02/18/20
Adult Swimming Lessons

Improve your aquatic skills, learn to swim/float, improve your health and fitness at the Cresco Fitness Center every Tuesday from January 21st through February 28th starting at 5:30pm. Members free with check in, non-members $8 daily admission.
Register at the Cresco Fitness Center, 563.547.3443 or at fitnesscenter@cityofcresco.com

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02/18/20
Growing Season Weather Outlook and Weather Resources

What will the 2020 growing season bring? Join us on Tuesday, February 18th, 6pm at the Extension Office for Growing Season Weather Outlooks and Weather Resources.
State climatologist Justin Glisan will provide a growing season weather outlook. He will share useful weather resources and tools we can use on our own. Call 563.547.3001 for more information.

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02/18/20
American Legion Rider meeting

The American Legion Rider meeting is the third Tuesday of every month, 7:00pm at the Legion Hall.

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02/19/20
Community Coffee Club

Community Coffee Club
Accura Healthcare Cresco
Every Wednesday at 9:30am is our Community Coffee Club.  Come join us for coffee, rolls and conversation!

more info...
02/19/20
Chamber Business Committee

The Chamber Business Committee meets every third Wednesday at 8:00am at the Chamber office.
All Chamber members are welcome.

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02/19/20
Photographs and iPhones Class

Has the camera become the latest ‘dinosaur’ in our technological world? Maybe, if you have an iPhone. Let us help you take high-quality photographs, edit, make collages, add frames, and add special effects using your iPhone. Whether it is photography for fun or to advance a business venture, you will appreciate knowing how to get the most out of your phone’s camera.
The class is on Wednesday, February 19th from 6-8pm at NICC Cresco Center and the cost is $19 and participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center, 563.547.3355.

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02/19/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Wednesday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 6:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

more info...
02/20/20
Weight Watchers

Every Thursday, Weight Watchers will meet at NICC Cresco Center. Weigh-in is at 4:30pm and the workshop is at 5:00pm. Call 563.547.3355 for more information.

more info...
02/21/20
No School for Howard-Winn/Notre Dame

No school. Compensatory Day.

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02/21/20
Howard County Dementia Caregiver Support meeting

The Howard County  Dementia Caregiver Support Group meets the first and third Friday of every month at 1:30pm at the Cresco Public Library Program Room (downstairs).

Cresco Public Library is handicap-accessible.

The Howard County Dementia Caregiver Support Group is available for people to build a support system with people who understand the challenges inherent in dementia care-giving. The Alzheimer's Association caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of people with dementia to develop a support system, exchange practical information on care-giving challenges and possible solutions, talk through issues and ways of coping, share feelings, needs and concerns, and learn about community resources.

This program is presented by the Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter. For more information, please contact their office at: 319-294-9699.

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02/22/20
Minnesota/Iowa Permit To Carry / Concealed Carry Certification Class

Todd Stephenson, a Certified NRA Instructor with over 30 years of firearms experience, will be holding a MINNESOTA AND IOWA Concealed Carry class on Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 at the Cresco Wildlife Club on the Howard County Fairgrounds in Cresco.  This class is one of the MOST COMPLETE Minnesota and Iowa concealed carry training programs offered.

Pre-registration will begin at 8:30 AM, and class will begin promptly at 9:00 AM.  Class should conclude by between 6:00 and 7:00 PM.  You must be 21 years or older the day of the class to receive a certificate.  Students will be required to qualify using .22LR firearms and ammunition provided by the instructor.  Eye and hearing protection will also be provided.

The fee for this class is $125.00 – you may bring your driver's license and pre-register in person at Outdoors & More, Inc. in Cresco during normal business hours OR you may show up the day of class to register.   Either way, please CALL ME to reserve your seat ASAP.  When your class fee is paid, you will be provided with a one-year Single membership to the Cresco Wildlife Club.  If you are already a member of the Wildlife Club, you will be provided with a one-year single membership extension (upgrades to FAMILY memberships are just an additional $5.00!).

Please call Todd Stephenson at (641) 257-9345 for more information or visit Outdoors & More at 115 3rd Ave. West (behind Billmyer Furniture) in Cresco to reserve your seat.  Walk-ins the day of class will be accepted if seats are available, but class size WILL be limited, so I encourage you to reserve your seat early.
 

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02/22/20
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02/22/20
AA Meeting

AA meets every Saturday at 10:00am at the Howard County Jail meeting room in Cresco.

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02/23/20
Notre Dame Youth Pancake Breakfast

Sunday, February 23rd, 9am-Noon is the Notre Dame Youth Pancake Breakfast.

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02/23/20
F.I.T. Running Club Social Run/Walk

Every Sunday (weather permitting) is the Social Run/Walk in Cresco at 1:00pm. Meet at Burke Auction, 117 S Park Place and join the FUN!  Call Brad at 507.259.5070 for more information and search FIT Running Club on Facebook.    

more info...
02/23/20
BINGO at Cresco Wildlife Club

Every Sunday (unless announced) there will be BINGO at 1:00pm at the Cresco Wildlife Club at the Howard County Fairgrounds. Funds benefit the Gooder Trap Field and the Scholarship Fund. Concessions are available.

more info...
02/25/20
Adult Swimming Lessons

Improve your aquatic skills, learn to swim/float, improve your health and fitness at the Cresco Fitness Center every Tuesday from January 21st through February 28th starting at 5:30pm. Members free with check in, non-members $8 daily admission.
Register at the Cresco Fitness Center, 563.547.3443 or at fitnesscenter@cityofcresco.com

more info...