Calendar of Events - Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce

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11/19/2019

Tuesday, November 19th from 7am to 4pm is the Uniform/Scrub sale at RHSHC in the Laura Rose Education Center.

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11/19/2019
The American Legion Rider meeting is the third Tuesday of every month, 7:00pm at the Legion Hall.
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11/20/2019
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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11/20/2019
The Chamber Business Committee meets every third Wednesday at 8:00am at the Chamber office.
All Chamber members are welcome.

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11/20/2019
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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11/21/2019
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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11/22/2019
Jingle in Your Pocket begins Friday, November 8th in Cresco!
Spend $40 or more at participating Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce members and receive a Jingle in Your Pocket card. Fill out and drop off at the Cresco Chamber, CUSB Bank or Cresco Bank & Trust for a chance to win one of the 40-$100 Chamber Dollars this year.
Jingle winners will be announced November 22, 29 and December 6, 13th. Winners will be posted on the Cresco and Howard County Facebook page.
Thank you to CUSB Bank and Cresco Bank & Trust for their financial contributions! 

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11/22/2019
Hospital Auxiliary fundraiser - Collective Goods Book & Gift Sale, Friday, Nov 22 from 8 am to 4 pm, Laura Rose Education Center, 235 8th Ave W, Cresco.
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11/23/2019
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, November 23rd, 2019 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 8:30am, and class will begin promptly at 9:00am.  Class should conclude by between 6:00pm and 7:00pm.  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 $5.00 more).

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 seats early.
 

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11/23/2019
AA meets every Saturday at 10:00am at the Howard County Jail meeting room in Cresco.
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11/24/2019
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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11/24/2019
Every Sunday (unless announced) there will be BINGO at 2:00pm 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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11/27/2019
11/27/2019
Wednesday (Nov 26th) and Thursday (Nov 28th) pickups in Cresco will be collected on Wednesday, November 27th.
Thursday, Nov 27th garbage pickups in Lime Springs, along with our regular rural Howard County routes will be collected on November 27th also.
There will be no rural site pickup at our Fort Atkinson site.
Hawkeye Sanitation will be closed on November 28th and 29th.

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11/27/2019
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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11/27/2019
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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11/28/2019 - 11/29/2019
Howard County offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.
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11/28/2019
Thursday, November 28th, on Thanksgiving Day from 11am - 1pm is a traditional Thanksgiving dinner at the Heritage Events Center. 
 
Menu includes turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, gravy, dressing, green bean casserole, corn, cranberry, and assorted salads, dinner roll, coffee, water, and assorted desserts. 
 
Adults/$13.50, 6-11yrs/$9.50 and 3-5yrs/$5.50. Carryouts are available.
Call 563.380.3146 for more information.

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11/28/2019
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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11/29/2019
Jingle in Your Pocket begins Friday, November 8th in Cresco!
Spend $40 or more at participating Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce members and receive a Jingle in Your Pocket card. Fill out and drop off at the Cresco Chamber, CUSB Bank or Cresco Bank & Trust for a chance to win one of the 40-$100 Chamber Dollars this year.
Jingle winners will be announced November 22, 29 and December 6, 13th. Winners will be posted on the Cresco and Howard County Facebook page.
Thank you to CUSB Bank and Cresco Bank & Trust for their financial contributions! 

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11/29/2019
FREE Movies:
All movies start at 2pm except on Nov 29th - 2:30pm . Doors open one hour before.
Friday, November 29, " Rudoph the Red Nosed Reindeer"sponsored by Cresco Bank & Trust
Saturday, December 7, "How The Grinch Stole Christmas", sponsored by The Cresco Shopper
Saturday, December 14, "Grinch", sponsored by the Cresco Business Committee
Saturday, December 28, "The Star", sponsored by Howard County Community Hospice
Thursday, January 2, "Frozen 2", sponsored by CUSB Bank

GRINCH OFF: Come see both Grinch Movies. Vote for your favorite and enter to win a prize that would warm even the smallest heart.
The Cresco Theatre is a C.A.R.E. Tree/ Mittem location.

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11/29/2019
Make sure you get downtown Cresco, Friday, the day after Thanksgiving and enjoy the Santa Parade (4pm), Free Movie (2:30pm) at the Theatre, and fun, store specials throughout Cresco. This is going to be FUN!
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11/29/2019
Friday, November 29th, 5:30pm, Crestwood JV/Varsity Boys Basketball scrimmage at Turkey Valley.
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11/30/2019
AA meets every Saturday at 10:00am at the Howard County Jail meeting room in Cresco.
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11/30/2019
Saturday, Nov 30th, 4:00pm is Crestwood JV/Varsity Girls Basketball with Prairie Du Chien.
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12/1/2019
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...

12/1/2019
Every Sunday (unless announced) there will be BINGO at 2:00pm 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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12/2/2019
Monday, December 2nd, 4:30pm is Crestwood Girls & Boys Basketball at Denver.
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12/3/2019
 Sterling Drug Senior Discount Day
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12/3/2019
Tuesday, December 3rd, 5:30pm is Crestwood Wrestling at Tripoli.
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12/3/2019
Tuesday, December 3rd, 6:15pm is Crestwood JV/Varsity Girls Basketball at Cedar Falls.
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12/3/2019
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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12/4/2019
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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12/4/2019
 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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12/4/2019
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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12/5/2019 - 12/6/2019
Thursday and Friday, December 5-6, 4:00pm is Crestwood Wrestling at Independence.
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12/5/2019
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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12/5/2019
Thursday, December 5th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at North Fayette Valley.
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12/5/2019
Thursday, December 5th, 6:15 pm is Crestwood JV/Varsity Girls Basketball at Cedar Falls.
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12/6/2019
Jingle in Your Pocket begins Friday, November 8th in Cresco!
Spend $40 or more at participating Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce members and receive a Jingle in Your Pocket card. Fill out and drop off at the Cresco Chamber, CUSB Bank or Cresco Bank & Trust for a chance to win one of the 40-$100 Chamber Dollars this year.
Jingle winners will be announced November 22, 29 and December 6, 13th. Winners will be posted on the Cresco and Howard County Facebook page.
Thank you to CUSB Bank and Cresco Bank & Trust for their financial contributions! 

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12/6/2019

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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12/7/2019
Saturday, December 37th is Crestwood Varsity Girls Basketball at Upper Iowa University.
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12/7/2019
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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12/7/2019
AA meets every Saturday at 10:00am at the Howard County Jail meeting room in Cresco.
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12/7/2019
Saturday, December 7th, 2:00-6:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball with Prairie Du Chien.
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12/7/2019
FREE Movies:
All movies start at 2pm except on Nov 29th - 2:30pm. Doors open one hour before.
Friday, November 29, "Rudoph the Red Nosed Reindeer, sponsored by Cresco Bank & Trust
Saturday, December 7, "How The Grinch Stole Christmas", sponsored by The Cresco Shopper
Saturday, December 14, "Grinch", sponsored by the Cresco Business Committee
Saturday, December 28, "The Star", sponsored by Howard County Community Hospice
Thursday, January 2, "Frozen 2", sponsored by CUSB Bank

GRINCH OFF: Come see both Grinch Movies. Vote for your favorite and enter to win a prize that would warm even the smallest heart.
The Cresco Theatre is a C.A.R.E. Tree/Mittem location.

more info...

12/8/2019
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...

12/8/2019
Every Sunday (unless announced) there will be BINGO at 2:00pm 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...

12/10/2019
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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12/10/2019
Tuesday, December 10th, 5:00pm pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball at Decorah.
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12/10/2019
Tuesday, December 10th, 6:00pm is Crestwood Wrestling with North Butler/NFV.
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12/10/2019
American Legion Post 135 meets the second Tuesday of every month, 7:00pm at the Legion Hall.
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12/11/2019
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...

12/11/2019
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...

12/12/2019
MiEnergy Cooperative will be closed Thursday, December 12th for an Employee Development Day.
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12/12/2019
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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12/12/2019
Thursday, December 12th, 6:16pm is Crestwood Wrestling at New Hampton.
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12/13/2019
Jingle in Your Pocket begins Friday, November 8th in Cresco!
Spend $40 or more at participating Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce members and receive a Jingle in Your Pocket card. Fill out and drop off at the Cresco Chamber, CUSB Bank or Cresco Bank & Trust for a chance to win one of the 40-$100 Chamber Dollars this year.
Jingle winners will be announced November 22, 29 and December 6, 13th. Winners will be posted on the Cresco and Howard County Facebook page.
Thank you to CUSB Bank and Cresco Bank & Trust for their financial contributions! 

more info...

12/13/2019
Friday, December 13th from 9am to 2pm (or until sold out) is the Hospital Auxiliary's Holiday Cookie & Candy Sale at the Methodist Church in Cresco.
Proceeds from this sale will go to purchase radio equipment for the Emergency Department at RHSHC.

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12/13/2019
Friday, December 13th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball at Charles City.
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12/13/2019
Friday, December 13th 6:15 pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball with Charles City.
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12/14/2019
Saturday, December 14th, 9:00am is Crestwood Wrestling at Aplington-Parkersburg.
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12/14/2019
AA meets every Saturday at 10:00am at the Howard County Jail meeting room in Cresco.
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12/14/2019
FREE Movies:
All movies start at 2pm except on Nov 29th - 2:30pm . Doors open one hour before.

Friday, November 29, " Rudoph the Red Nosed Reindeer"sponsored by Cresco Bank & Trust
Saturday, December 7, "How The Grinch Stole Christmas", sponsored by The Cresco Shopper
Saturday, December 14, "Grinch", sponsored by the Cresco Business Committee
Saturday, December 28, "The Star", sponsored by Howard County Community Hospice
Thursday, January 2, "Frozen 2", sponsored by CUSB Bank

GRINCH OFF: Come see both Grinch Movies. Vote for your favorite and enter to win a prize that would warm even the smallest heart.
The Cresco Theatre is a C.A.R.E. Tree/ Mittem location.

more info...

12/14/2019
Saturday, December 14th, 4:30pm is Crestwood Varsity Boys Basketball at Decorah
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12/14/2019
Saturday, December 14th, 6:00 pm is Crestwood Varsity Girls Basketball at Luther College.
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12/15/2019
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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12/15/2019
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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12/16/2019 - 12/20/2019
Stop in at Cresco Bank & Trust during the week of December 16-20 from 9am to 4pm for their Holiday Open House.
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12/17/2019
Tuesday, December 17th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball at Waukon.
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12/17/2019
Tuesday, December 17th, 5:00pm is Crestwood 9th/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball with Waukon.
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12/17/2019
The American Legion Rider meeting is the third Tuesday of every month, 7:00pm at the Legion Hall.
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12/18/2019
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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12/18/2019
The Chamber Business Committee meets every third Wednesday at 8:00am at the Chamber office.
All Chamber members are welcome.

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12/18/2019
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...