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...
26th Annual Gospel Sing  set for Aug. 23-25

26th Annual Gospel Sing set for Aug. 23-25

The 26th Annual Kalona Gospel Sing August 23-25 at Windmill Ridge Campground, 2114 140th Street, south of Kalona will feature gospel groups from throughout the Midwest, according  to organizer Jim Yoder. You are encouraged to bring your own lawn chairs. ...
Easton to speak on SEO at Chamber Luncheon

Easton to speak on SEO at Chamber Luncheon

Bill Easton, the founder of Easton Design, a digital marketing and web design agency in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, will be the featured speaker at the Kalona Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon on Monday, July 29. Members and non-members are asked to RSVP online....