Posts Categorized: Calendars

November 2018 Calendar!

November 2018! Winter is on its way, and so are the holidays! Gear up and start your planning with this handy-dandy Novmber 2018 calendar (you can download the pdf here). Happy holidays! XO, Inspire(d)

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Check out these great November 2018 activities!  In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

16. November 17: Harmony Holiday Fest – Art, Craft & Gift Expo. 10am-3pm Start your holiday gift shopping at Fillmore Central High School! Over 50 vendors selling crafts, direct marketing items & more.

17. November 22: Holiday Lights Magical Nights Open through Dec. 25! 5 – 9 pm at Pulpit Rock Campground in Decorah for Northeast Iowa’s largest drive-through holiday light display. Goodwill donations benefit Helping Services for Youth & Families. HelpingServices.org/holidaylights

18. December 1: FEAST! Local Foods Festival, featuring more than 100 food makers and growers from Iowa, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. 10am-4 pm, Rochester Mayo Civic Center. www.local-feast.org.

September 2018 Calendar!

September 2018! Fall! Toot, toot! Sweaters, marching bands, hot cider, baking…so many things to love about fall. And so many fun things to do! Start your planning with this handy-dandy September 2018 calendar (you can download the pdf here). Have a great fall, friends! XO, Inspire(d)

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Check out these great September 2018 activities!  In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

1. September 1: Tomato Tasting! Sample dozens of tomatoes at Seed Savers Exchange. Plus, enjoy garden and cooking demonstrations, hayrides, and a salsa contest. FREE. 12-4pm www.seedsavers.org

2. September 8: Luna Valley Pizza Farm 1st Anniversary Celebration! Music from Dead Horses and Driftless Sisters. Gates open 5:45pm, Show 7pm. No BYOB. Advance tickets $15 at Oneota Co-op or at lunavalleyfarm.com/events

3. September 8: Root River Trail Towns Taste of the Trail – Lanesboro, Peterson & Whalan: 10am-3pm – Pedal your way through bluff country and enjoy events at each community’s trailhead. Info: www.rootrivertrail.org

4. September 15: Root River Trail Towns ‘Taste of the Trail’ – Harmony, Preston & Fountain: 10am-3pm – Pedal your way through bluff country and enjoy events at each community’s trailhead. Info: www.rootrivertrail.org

5. September 15: TRI out Reefuel’s unique take on triathlon: Cycling, core strengthening and yoga! Class begins at 8am. Guaranteed challenge and FUN! Limited spots: register at www.reefuel.biz

6. September 22: Root River Trail Towns Taste of the Trail Houston & Rushford Area: 10am-3pm – Pedal your way through bluff country and enjoy events at each community’s trailhead. Info: www.rootrivertrail.org

7. September 23: Upstart Crow Theatreworks presents “The Cemetery Walk” Tours leave every 15 minutes, 2-4pm, Phelps Cemetery, Decorah. $10/$5. More info: arthausdecorah.org. Proceeds benefit Porter House Museum

8. September 29: Seeds + Cider! Join the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation for a fall prairie seed harvest at Heritage Valley (rural Waukon). RSVP – www.inhf.org/events or 515-288-1846, ext. 35

9. September 29: Live On Water Street! Enjoy a community celebration featuring music, food from the Oneota Coop, local beer, and family fun for all ages. 300 Block, downtown Decorah, 3-8pm. Details on Facebook.

10. September 30: NE IA Farm Crawl  – Luna Valley Pizza! As you tour the gravels, be sure to stop out for some pizza to fuel your adventure. Open 11am-3pm. Rural Decorah. www.lunavalleyfarm.com

August 2018 Calendar!

August 2018! It is seriously hard to believe it’s already back-to-school time. What?! But first, let’s have a little more summer fun! Start your planning with this handy-dandy August 2018 calendar (you can download the pdf here). Enjoy! XO, Inspire(d)

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Check out these great August 2018 activities!  In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

24. August 3-4: Iowa Tax Free Weekend! Get your back-to-school shopping done or shop for yourself! Enjoy two days with no sales tax on clothing. www.decorahareachamber.com

25. August 2-5: Buffalo Bill Days, Lanesboro, MN: A celebration with food, music, games, marketplace vendors, sporting tournaments, 5K run, fireworks, parade. Fun for the whole family. www.lanesboro-mn.gov

26. August 17-19: Seed School at Seed Savers Exchange! Join for a weekend of seeds, stories, and great food while learning how to grow, harvest, store, and save seed. www.seedsavers.org/seed-school

27. August 18-19: Join your friends in Elkader for Art in the Park! Art, Kids activities, Live music, wine tasting, food, and fun for the whole family. Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4, www.artintheparkelkader.com

28. August 28: Fearless Women of Dirt Women’s Mtn. Bike Night to end the season right. Ride from 5-6:30 p.m. – Social hour 7-9 p.m. at Decorah Bicycles, www.fearlesswomenofdirt.com

29. Sept 1: Labor Day Weekend at Luna Valley Farm! Take a true break Labor Day weekend and come out on Saturday night for pizza. Open 4-8pm. Rural Decorah. wwwlunavalleyfarm.com