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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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2/27/20204:30pm to 6:30pmNICC Cresco Center


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

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2/29/202010:00am to 11:00amHoward County Jail


You are cordially invited to celebrate our Lions Club 're-activation' at our 'Re-Charter Party" on February 29th from 12:00-1:30pm.  We will induct our New Lions and install our new Club Officers.  There will be a 'Silent Auction' and a brief 9NE District Lions presentation.  The luncheon will be lasagna, breadsticks, salad, dessert, and drinks.  The cost is $8.00 per person payable at the door.  Please RSVP by February 21st to Cresco Lions "Guiding Lion" PDG Stephen Becker at lionstephenb@medicaombb.net
The event will be catered by RHSHC and be held in the Laura Rose Lobby.

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2/29/202012:00pm to 1:30pmLions Club



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2/29/20204:00pm to 9:30pmHillary Zidlicky


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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3/1/20201:00pm to 3:00pmBrad Burke


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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3/1/20201:00pm to 3:00pmCresco Wildlife Club


 Sterling Drug Senior Discount Day

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3/3/20208:00am to 6:00pmLaney Frazer



Hey kids, wanna decorate some fun cupcakes? It’s not as hard as you might think! With a little direction, a few tips and a bit of practice with a pastry bag, your decorated cupcakes will rival the fancy ones at the bakery. Grab an apron, roll up your sleeves and get ready to get your hands on some cupcakes! The class is open to 7-14-year-old kids.
The class is on Tuesday, March 3rd from 3:45-5:30pm at NICC Cresco Center. The cost is $30 and participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center, 563.547.3355.

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3/3/20203:45pm to 5:30pmNICC Cresco Center


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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3/3/20207:00pm to 8:00pmRick Slifka


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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3/4/2020 


 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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3/4/20208:00am to 6:00pmCresco Family Pharmacy


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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3/4/20206:00pm to 8:00pmBrad Burke


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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3/5/20204:30pm to 6:30pmNICC Cresco Center


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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3/6/20201:30pm to 2:30pmAlzheimer's Assoc/East Center IA Chapter


Friday, March 6th is the annual Border Battle hosted by the Iowa Wrestling Hall of Fame inside the Crestwood High School Gymnasium.  Come watch the best high school senior wrestlers from northern Iowa battle against the best from southern Minnesota. Stop by the Iowa Wrestling Hall of Fame before the wrestling begins, located at 101 2nd Ave SW (Hwy 9) in Cresco.

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3/6/20207:00pm to 8:30pmDennis Meirick


Back by popular demand on Friday, March 6th, 7:00pm at the Cresco Theatre is Joseph Hall with his popular tribute to Elvis and Rock 'N Roll!
Tickets will be available at the Cresco Chamber, CUSB Bank, Cresco Bank & Trust, and the Cresco Theatre. Tickets: $20.

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3/6/20207:00pm to 8:30pmCresco Theatre & Opera House


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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3/7/20208:00am to 11:00amMrs. Headington


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

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3/7/202010:00am to 11:00amHoward County Jail



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3/7/2020
-3/8/2020
5:00pm to 7:00pmKelli Gosch


A Rave is coming to Cresco on Saturday, March 7th at South Side Bar & Grill from 9pm to 1am.
Make sure to wear neon colors so you'll glow under the black lights. Come drink and dance with Mamavicious!

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3/7/20209:00pm to 11:45pmSouth Side Bar & Grill


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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3/8/20201:00pm to 3:00pmBrad Burke


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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3/8/20201:00pm to 3:00pmCresco Wildlife Club


Enjoy spring break!

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3/9/2020
-3/13/2020
 NICC Cresco Center


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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3/10/20201:30pm to 2:30pmVeterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary


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

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3/10/20207:00pm to 8:00pmJIm Perry


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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3/11/2020 


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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3/11/20206:00pm to 8:00pmBrad Burke


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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3/12/20204:30pm to 6:30pmNICC Cresco Center


Thursday, March 12th is the mid-winter concert with the CHS Symphonic Band from starting at 7:30pm at the High School Auditorium.

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3/12/20207:30pm to 9:30pmCrestwood High School


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3/14/2020
-3/15/2020
 Cresco Theatre & Opera House


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

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3/14/202010:00am to 11:00amHoward County Jail


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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3/15/20208:00am to 12:30pmVFW Post 4561


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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3/15/20201:00pm to 3:00pmBrad Burke


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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3/15/20201:00pm to 3:00pmCresco Wildlife Club


No school. Teacher In-service for Howard-Winn.
Parent/Teacher Conferences for Notre Dame, 4-7pm.

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3/16/2020 Howard-Winn



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3/17/202010:00am to 5:00pmRHSHC


Parent/Teacher Conferences at Notre Dame, 4-7pm.

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3/17/20204:00pm to 7:00pmNotre Dame


Don't have a lot of time but still want to cook healthier meals?  We get it.  Healthy cooking begins with knowing how the food you are putting into your body affects it and then making small changes that will help you feel more energized and ready for each day. We'll start with an on-site tour of a grocery store to introduce you to some healthy cooking/food choices.  Then, each session as we cook a healthy homemade meal, you will learn about the health benefits of the selected ingredients and get to taste the results of your work!  A supply fee is due to the instructor at each session of the class.
Three classes, March 17, 24, and 31 at Crestwood High School from 6-7:30pm. The cost is $45 and all participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center, 563.547.3355.

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3/17/20206:00pm to 7:30pmNICC Cresco Center


Tuesday, March 17th at 6pm is the Planning for Successful Implementation of a Herbicide Program Resources class at the Extension Office in Cresco. This session will share beginning-level insight and resources for developing a strong herbicide program, as well as the important and often forgotten to follow-through necessary to make it work. Call 563.547.3001 for more information.

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3/17/20206:00pm to 7:30pmHoward County Extension


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

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3/17/20207:00pm to 8:00pmAmerican Legion Riders


Tuesday, March 17th is the Jr High and Elementary Band Concert starting at 7:30pm.

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3/17/20207:30pm to 8:30pmCrestwood Jr High


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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3/18/2020 


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

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3/18/20208:00am to 9:00amCresco Area Chamber of Commerce


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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3/18/20206:00pm to 8:00pmBrad Burke


Yippee!

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3/19/2020 


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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3/19/20204:30pm to 6:30pmNICC Cresco Center


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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3/20/20201:30pm to 2:30pmAlzheimer's Association/Eastern Iowa Chapter


Saturday, March 21st is the annual St. Patrick's Day Brew & Stew in Cresco! 
Sign up for this 5K Fun Run or 15K Bike at https://www.active.com/cresco-ia/running/distance-running-races/brew-and-stew-2019?int=
and get your costumes ready for this fun day in March!

For more information call 507.259.5070 or on Twitter @brewNstew.

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3/21/2020 FIT Running Club


Saturday/Sunday, March 21-22 is the Crestwood Jr High Musical, "The Great Ghost Chase".
Performances:
Saturday at 7:30pm 
Sunday at 2:00pm

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3/21/2020
-3/22/2020
 Crestwood Jr High


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

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3/21/202010:00am to 11:00amHoward County Jail


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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3/21/20205:00pm to 9:00pmHeritage Events Center


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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3/22/20201:00pm to 3:00pmBrad Burke


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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3/22/20201:00pm to 3:00pmCresco Wildlife Club


Learn how to protect your savings from scams and fraud on March 23 in Cresco

Con artists target people age 60 and older swindling more than 7 million Americans out of almost $3 billion each year. Northeast RSVP and the Iowa Insurance Division will be presenting an “Iowa Fraud Fighters” seminar on Monday, March 23, 1:30 PM at the Cresco Public Library.

The free hour-long seminar teaches consumers how to shield their savings from scammers and fraudulent investment offers. Presenters will share tips on recognizing and reporting fraud, explain how to use the “Double-check before you invest” program, and share stories of people who have lost their life savings to fraud.

Iowa Fraud Fighter seminars are being presented by NEI RSVP volunteers with assistance from local sponsors. Northeast Iowa RSVP matches volunteers age 55 and up with opportunities to serve at non-profits in Allamakee, Howard and Winneshiek counties. The March 23 seminar is co-sponsored by Cresco Public Library.

Visit www.decorah.lib.ia.us/RSVP for more information on additional seminars and links to fraud fighting resources. 

If your business or organization would like to host a Fraud Fighters seminar, please contact Deana Hageman at 563-277-5181 or rsvp@decorah.lib.ia.us.


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3/23/20201:30pm to 2:30pmDeana Hageman


Let your child explore the world of painting in this fun class designed for elementary school-aged kids. We supply the paint and artist's canvas, an age-appropriate subject, and the step-by-step guidance to release each kid's inherent creativity. The results are sure to bring smiles to the faces of you and your child. The class is open to 8-12-year-old kids.
The class is Tuesday, March 24th fro 3:45-5:45pm at NICC Cresco Center. The cost is $25 and participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center, 563.547.3355.

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3/24/20203:45pm to 5:45pmNICC Cresco Center


Have you been told you are at risk of diabetes and want to learn more? Attend our upcoming Pre-Diabetes Class taught by certified diabetic educators on Tuesday, March 24th from 5:30-7:30pm at RHSHC.
The class will be held in the Laura Rose Education Center on the Regional Health Services campus. Please call 563-547-6621 by March 19th to register. The class is free of charge and open to any on that is pre-diabetic or may be at risk for diabetes.
Interested? Respond to this event page as a reminder of the event. Guestlist is private.

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3/24/20205:30pm to 7:30pmRHSHC


Don't have a lot of time but still want to cook healthier meals?  We get it.  Healthy cooking begins with knowing how the food you are putting into your body affects it and then making small changes that will help you feel more energized and ready for each day. We'll start with an on-site tour of a grocery store to introduce you to some healthy cooking/food choices.  Then, each session as we cook a healthy homemade meal, you will learn about the health benefits of the selected ingredients and get to taste the results of your work!  A supply fee is due to the instructor at each session of the class.
Three classes, March 17, 24, and 31 at Crestwood High School from 6-7:30pm. The cost is $45 and all participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center, 563.547.3355.

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3/24/20206:00pm to 7:30pmNICC Cresco Center


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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3/25/2020 


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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3/25/20206:00pm to 8:00pmBrad Burke


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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3/26/20204:30pm to 6:30pmNICC Cresco Center


Thursday, March 26th at 6:30pm is the Kindergarten Music Concert.

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3/26/20206:30pm to 7:30pmCrestwood Elementary


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

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3/28/202010:00am to 11:00amHoward County Jail


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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3/29/20201:00pm to 3:00pmBrad Burke


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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3/29/20201:00pm to 3:00pmCresco Wildlife Club



Tuesday, March 31st from 5:30pm to 8:00pm parents-to-be hear information directly from RHSHC doctors about childbirth, C-sections and pain-relief options. Nurses will discuss labor, breastfeeding, and postpartum care.
Cost is $25 or free of charge if delivering at Regional Health.

Contact Amanda at 563.547.2022 or Stephanie at 563.547.6380 for more information.

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3/31/20205:30pm to 8:00pmRHSHC


Don't have a lot of time but still want to cook healthier meals?  We get it.  Healthy cooking begins with knowing how the food you are putting into your body affects it and then making small changes that will help you feel more energized and ready for each day. We'll start with an on-site tour of a grocery store to introduce you to some healthy cooking/food choices.  Then, each session as we cook a healthy homemade meal, you will learn about the health benefits of the selected ingredients and get to taste the results of your work!  A supply fee is due to the instructor at each session of the class.
Three classes, March 17, 24, and 31 at Crestwood High School from 6-7:30pm. The cost is $45 and all participants are asked to register through NICC Cresco Center, 563.547.3355.

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3/31/20206:00pm to 7:30pmNICC Cresco Center


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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4/1/2020 


 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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4/1/20208:00am to 6:00pmCresco Family Pharmacy


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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4/1/20206:00pm to 8:00pmBrad Burke


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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4/2/20204:30pm to 6:30pmNICC Cresco Center


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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4/3/20201:30pm to 2:30pmAlzheimer's Assoc/East Center IA Chapter


Experience entertainment, dancing, and delicious food at the annual Jazz Spotlight at Crestwood High School. Saturday, April 4th doors open at 6:00pm with dinner and music beginning at 6:30pm . Sunday, April 5th doors open at 12:30pm with dinner and music beginning at 1:00pm .
 
Menu choices are Rack of Pork, Chicken Cordon Bleu, or Veggie Lasagna. Meals include strawberry spinach salad, baby red potatoes, green beans with bacon and almonds, dinner roll, yellow cake with strawberries and choice of milk, coffee, and water.
Mocktails are available all evening.
 
Ticket packages available and your opportunity to advertise your business
#1: 8 tickets, business logo displayed as a centerpiece, near the dance floor, and listed as a sponsor in program, $250.
#2: 4 tickets, business logo near the dance floor and listed as a sponsor in program, $140.
#3: 2 tickets and listed as a sponsor in program, $80. Individual tickets are $22/person.

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4/4/2020
-4/5/2020
 Crestwood High School


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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4/4/20208:00am to 11:00amMrs. Headington


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

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4/4/202010:00am to 11:00amHoward County Jail


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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4/5/20201:00pm to 3:00pmBrad Burke


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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4/5/20201:00pm to 3:00pmCresco Wildlife Club


Generation Rx: Safe Medication Practices for Better Health Seminar to be held April 6 at Cresco Public Library

A “Generation Rx” seminar will be held Monday, April 6, 1:30 PM at the Cresco Public Library. Aimed at preventing prescription medication misuse, the seminar is presented by volunteers with Northeast Iowa RSVP and Helping Services for Youth & Families. 

The free hour-long seminar, which is geared to an adult audience, will provide attendees with information about safe storage of medications, proper disposal of unused medications and tips for taking your medications as prescribed.    

Visit www.decorah.lib.ia.us/RSVP for a list of all seminars scheduled this spring and links to Generation Rx resources. The April 6 seminar is co-hosted by Cresco Public Library.

If your business or organization would like to host a Generation Rx seminar, please contact Deana Hageman at 563-277-5181 or rsvp@decorah.lib.ia.us.

Northeast Iowa RSVP matches volunteers age 55 and up with opportunities to serve at non-profits in Allamakee, Howard and Winneshiek counties.


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4/6/20201:30pm to 2:30pmDeana Hageman


 Sterling Drug Senior Discount Day

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4/7/20208:00am to 6:00pmLaney Frazer


Tuesday, April 7th, 6pm is the Easly Season Scouting Tips and Tricks class at the Extension Office in Cresco. With the growing season right around the corner, join us for a session focusing on early-season scouting tips and tricks. We will share resources on common early-season pests and issues. Call 563.547.3001 for more information.

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4/7/20206:00pm to 8:00pmHoward County Extension


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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4/7/20207:00pm to 8:00pmRick Slifka


Career Fair 2020

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4/8/20208:00am to 3:00pmHoward-Winn


No school. Enjoy spring break

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4/9/2020
-4/13/2020
 Howard-Winn


No school

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4/9/2020
-4/10/2020
 NICC Cresco Center


Howard County offices closed to observe Good Friday

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4/10/20208:00am to 4:00pmHoward County Courthouse


The Iowa Wrestling Hall of Fame's sole purpose is the promotion of amateur wrestling in Iowa. Open to the public, April 13, 2020 is the Banquet & Induction Ceremony at the Cresco Country Club. Call 563.547.3434 to reserve your tickets. 

We have a rich history of honoring native Iowans at our annual awards banquet and induction ceremony.  The original banquet was held in 1970.  When we concluded the 50th annual awards banquet in 2019, our roster of inductees included 129 outstanding individuals for their contributions to amateur wrestling. 

The Iowa Wrestling Hall of Fame was established in 1970 to honor native Iowans who have made major contributions to amateur wrestling as an athlete, coach, official or contributor. Inducted members are permanently displayed with picture and profile at the Welcome Center and Chamber of Commerce building in Cresco.

Members of the Hall of fame selection committee are Chairperson Bill Roths, Cedar Falls; Don Gooder, Cresco; Dan Gable, Iowa City; Jim Gibbons, Perry; Chuck Yagla, Waterloo, Kyle Klingman, Waterloo, and Jim Miller, Waverly. Nominations from the wrestling community and fans in Iowa are welcomed by the committee. Nomination forms can be obtained from any of the committee members or online at www.iowawrestlinghalloffame.com .

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4/13/20205:30pm to 10:00pmIowa Wrestling Hall of Fame


No school. Teacher In-service.

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4/14/2020 Howard-Winn


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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4/14/20201:30pm to 2:30pmVeterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary


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

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4/14/20207:00pm to 8:00pmJIm Perry


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

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4/15/20208:00am to 9:00amCresco Area Chamber of Commerce


Friday, April 17th starting with a lunch stand at 11:00am is the Notre Dame Mini-Carnival at the School Gym. Preschool games at 12:00 Noon, K-6 games and Bingo begin at 1:00pm and the Raffle Drawings begin at 2:30pm. Come join the FUN!

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4/17/202011:00am to 3:00pmNotre Dame


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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4/17/20201:30pm to 2:30pmAlzheimer's Association/Eastern Iowa Chapter


The RHSHC Foundation is hosting an evening featuring Dueling Piano entertainment on Friday, April 17th starting at 5:30pm at the Expo. Join us for social hour, silent auction, dinner, and entertainment. It will be a great time!
All proceeds go to support new services at Regional Health that directly benefit the local community. Sponsorship level reservations are available and encouraged. Ticket price is $75, price includes dinner and entertainment.

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4/17/20205:30pm to 9:30pmRHSHC


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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4/18/20205:00pm to 9:00pmHeritage Events Center


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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4/19/20208:00am to 12:30pmVFW Post 4561


Sunday, April 19th is the spring performance of Just For Kix at the High School from 2-4pm.

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4/19/20202:00pm to 4:00pmKelli Gosch


Tuesday, April 21 starting at 6:30pm is the Notre Dame Grade K-1 Music Concert held at the Cresco Theatre & Opera House.

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4/21/20206:30pm to 7:30pmNotre Dame


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

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4/21/20207:00pm to 8:00pmAmerican Legion Riders


Thank you, as we recognize the important contributions that administrative professionals and all employees make each year to our economy and workplace.

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4/22/2020 


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, April 25th, 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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4/25/20208:30am to 7:00pmTodd Stephenson


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4/25/20207:00pm to 8:00pmCrestwood High School


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