An evening Farmers Market will be held on Fridays in McGregor, beginning Friday, May 30 and ending on Friday, October 31. Seekers of locally and regionally grown produce, home-baked goods, crafts, fresh-cut flowers and more can visit the market every Friday from 3-6 p.m. at Triangle Park in McGregor. There will also be live music played in the park by local musicians. For more information or to become a vendor, please contact Carolyn, 563.873.2186.
Mar-Mac Friends Helping Friends 5K Walk/Run
To benefit individuals in the MFL-Mar-Mac school district going through cancer treatment. Gas gift cards are given. Pre-register until August 10. Registration 8:30am ~ Start time 9:00am. Sign up: Adults $15 without t-shirt - $25 with t-shirt. Children 12 & under: $10 without t-shirt - $15 with t-shirt. Other events that day.... Bake Sale 9:00am ~ Fish Fry 10:30am ~ Auction 12:00pm. May have more events. For more information or questions, please contact Cathy Corpian @ 563.873.3816.
Effigy Mounds National Monument Junior Ranger Program
The last Junior Ranger Saturday will be held at 1:00 p.m. on August 23 for children ages 6-12. There will be a hike and an opportunity to earn a Junior Ranger Day patch. Effigy Mounds National Monument preserves prehistoric American Indian burial and ceremonial mounds, including some in the shape of animals. The monument's main entrance is located three miles north of Marquette, Iowa, and 22 miles south of Waukon, Iowa, on HWY 76. For more information, call (563) 873-3491 ext. 202.