March 13, 2017 - 11:15 am - Posted in Community Calendar

Heritage Days Fundraisers & Events

Thursday, April 6th

Join the Rock Rapids Heritage Days Committee

& Premier Bank for a


 Taco Supper

5-7 pm

Forster Community Center

Hard Shell Tacos, Nachos, & a Drink

Carry out orders available


6 pm Citizen of the Year Presentation


6:15 pm Pie & Decorated Cake Auction

Bring your checkbooks & bid on your favorite pie or cake

Approx. 20 pies & cakes will be homemade by our local residents & business people

7 pm Miss & Little Miss Rock Rapids

Queen Contest


All proceeds go towards Heritage Days

Health Services of Lyon County is going to resume their free B/P screenings in towns in Lyon County.  The following clinics are set up for March.

                Lester – Keith’s Corner – Wednesday, 3/15 – 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.


Alvord – Alvord Community Building – Wednesday, 3/15 – 10:00 – 10:30 a.m.


Doon – City Office Meeting Room – Wednesday, 3/29 – 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

March 1, 2017 - 10:53 am - Posted in Community Calendar





and may be paid without penalty on or before MARCH 31, 2017.

Use the website – – to pay taxes online,

or please be sure to bring or send the proper stub with your payment.

If mailing, postmark MUST be on or before MARCH 31, 2017 to avoid penalty!!!!


The Central Lyon Spotlight on Speechies, which was to have been Thursday night, February 23rd at Rosie’s has been postponed to Thursday, March 9th.

The Central Lyon Large Group and Individual Speech participants will be presenting their contest pieces to the public. It’ll be from 7-9 p.m.

February 20, 2017 - 11:51 pm - Posted in Community Calendar

Come and dance the night away and relive the high school days! Formal attire, of any era, or come as you are.

Saturday, March 4; 8 PM – 12 AM

At Forster Community Center, Rock Rapids

Must be 21 or older, ID check at the door.

$15 per individual, $25 if you come as a couple, tickets at the door.

Rock Rapids Fire Department will be selling beverages.

February 16, 2017 - 8:56 am - Posted in Community Calendar

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry Dinner Schedule:

March 3 — Larchwood (Sports Center)

March 10 — Rock Rapids (Forster Community Center)

March 17 — Rock Rapids (Forster Community Center)

March 24 –Larchwood (Sports Center)

March 31 — Larchwood (Sports Center)

April 7 — Larchwood (Sports Center)


Prices = $9.00 for adults and $5.00 for children 10 & under.

Serving time = 5:30 – 7:30pm

Public is welcome… All you can eat!

December 9, 2016 - 11:06 am - Posted in Community Calendar


September 21, 2016 - 8:32 am - Posted in Community Calendar

fish-fry-2Rock Rapids VFW will be holding a Fish Fry from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. the first Friday of each month from October through April. The date of the first Fish Fry will be on Friday, October 7th.

Rock Rapids Recreation had a coach back out, so they are in need of a coach for 5th-7th grade soccer. They only play on Saturdays this fall.

Call the chamber if you can help out. 712-472-3456

June 15, 2016 - 11:17 am - Posted in Community Calendar

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