Learn about making hay in 1840-1879

Learn about making hay in 1840-1879

The Kalona Historical Society is sponsoring a special program on Haymaking 1840-1879 at the KHS Visitors Center at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 22. Steve Weeber will be giving the story of how the contributions of  William Louden to the dairy industry compared to John...
64th Annual Benefit Sale for Pleasantview Home

64th Annual Benefit Sale for Pleasantview Home

Back in 1956 the Kalona community was preparing for a new “home for the aged,” as it was described by local church leaders. The need for elderly care was evident, and to prepare for such a facility, a Benefit Sale was held to raise funds for the organization which...