Lyon County Fair Rapid Speedway Combo SignRock Rapids, Iowa — The Lyon County Fair Board had their annual meeting last night.

The fair dates have been set for 2015. The fair will be July 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24.

They have hired Greenies Balloons, Bob Bohm Show, the wood carver and the zoo mobile.

The first race of 2015 will be April 25 at 10:00 AM. It will be a car show and a noncompetitive race.

The first regular race will be May 1.

October 27, 2014 - 2:50 pm - Posted in Community Calendar

soupThe First Presbyterian Church of Little Rock will host a soup supper on Wednesday, November 5 from 5:00-7:00 at the Little Rock Town & Country Building. Chicken and chili soup will be served with ham sandwiches and pies and desserts. A freewill donation will be taken. An auction of a variety of items will be held at 7:00.

better central lyon logoOriginally, there was to be no school at Central Lyon on Monday, November 10th, and that’s what is on the printed version of the Central Lyon School Calendar.

However, there has now been a schedule change. Instead of there being no school that day, there will be school, but it will be dismissed early.

Monday, November 10th, Central Lyon students will go to school at the normal time and will be dismissed at 1 PM, according to Central Lyon officials.

comedy tragedy masks theater theatreTicket sales for River Valley Players’ Production of Dilemmas with Dinner are underway. Call the chamber at 712-472-3456 for tickets. The show runs Nov 6-7-8. Doors open at 5:30, all must be seated by 6:30. Tickets are $25 each, which includes the dinner and the show. There are only three performances this year, so call early for seats.

October 3, 2014 - 9:43 am - Posted in Community Calendar

Octoberfest is coming to Lake Pahoja on Saturday, October 11. Includes:

At west shelter 2-5pm Crafts

  • Horse rides
  • Train rides
  • Rides around the lake
  • Popcorn, hot dogs, and s’mores for sale to benefit Lyon County Conservation Foundation
  • 4:45pm Seasonal Site Drawing
  • At campgrounds 5-7pm Trick-or-Treat the campgrounds

Also campers can camp for candy (for 400-500 kids) the nights of October 9,10, and 11. Regular fees for all other nights.

lions stencil30th Annual Central Lyon FFA Homecoming Supper

When: Friday, October 3, before the Okoboji vs. Central Lyon/George Little Rock football game

Time: Serving will be from 5 P.M. to 7 P.M.

Where: Central Lyon High School Commons

What will be served: Chili and Chicken noodle soup, burgers, hot dogs, homemade desserts, milk, juice, and coffee.

September 15, 2014 - 2:51 pm - Posted in Community Calendar