66th Annual Knights of Columbus Mulligan Stew
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Knights of Columbus are holding their 66th Annual Mulligan Stew Dinner Wed. August 17th from 5-7pm or until the stew is gone at St. Joseph Catholic Church in St. Joe, IA.  The dinner is a dine-in or (drive thru for Stew only), pie and ice cream will be served for dessert.  The price is $10 for 2 pints of stew.  There will be a beer garden and Free games for kids.

Gilmore City Fun Days
Aug 26 @ 4:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm

 It is the annual Gilmore City Fun Days Aug. 26-28th. Friday night features Pocahontas County Cattleman’s and Burrito Mexpress Food Trucks, Fire & Ambulance Beer Tent (CASH ONLY), Kids Foam Machine, ON Stage: The Shimon Family Band.   On Saturday come on over for City wide garage sales starting at 8am, 5K Run/Walk registration at 8am, Library Story walk at Gazebo 9am and the Parade starting at 11am. Then there will be lunch at the Fire station, Magic Show on the stage, Bags tournament, Kids Water barrel fight, Bounce House, 1881 Café will have Saturday Meal 5-8pm, and Eli Alger Band taking the stage at 8pm. Sunday there will be the Firemen’s Pancake Breakfast from 8am to 12pm. Make sure to catch the Ecumenical church service at 10:30 at the Gazebo. All this going on this weekend Aug. 26th – 28th at the Gilmore City Fun Days.

5K Run /Walk & Relay For Life Event
Aug 27 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Register now for the 5K run or walk Relay for Life event to take place on August 27th at Taft Park. Call Tina Coleman at 515-341-3564 to register for only $30 which includes a free t-shirt. You can also get a team together for the Kick ball tournament and registration for that is only $50 per team by contacting Jami Jo at 402-875-3487. The day’s events will be registration is a 2pm with the race starting at 3pm followed by Kick ball tournament at 4 pm with kid’s games, bouncy houses and face painting and the Relay for Life Supper begins at 5pm. With Survivor recognition at 5:30pm.

Badger Public Library Book Fair
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Badger Public Library is hosting 22 Midwest authors at the Badger Book Fair on Saturday, September 17th at the library.  It’s the same day as Badger’s city-wide garage sale, so stop by and check out their books.  Doors open at 8am.


Humboldt Co. Historical Museum Fall Festival
Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Fall Festival! Saturday September 17th from 12pm – 4pm at the Humboldt County Historical Museum.  Admission for adults over 18 is $10, 18 and under are FREE.  Step back in time to the prairie days of the county with the Fall Festival! Special guests include Moffit Animal Shelter, Cozy Cocktail Camper, DOMS Catering, and demonstrators from the county!  There will be fun activities for all ages to enjoy including school yard games and a petting zoo.  For more information about the event, stay tuned to their Facebook page at