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Join the fun of Christmas in Kalona December 7

Join the fun of Christmas in Kalona December 7

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is planning exciting events for its annual Christmas in Kalona festival (CIK) on Saturday, December 7.  Most activities will be at the Kalona Community Building/YMCA with other activities throughout the Downtown area. “We are really...

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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...

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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...

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Kalona Sales Barn lists weekly sales, Draft Horse sales

Kalona Sales Barn lists weekly sales, Draft Horse sales

The Kalona Sales Barn attracts buyers and sellers from throughout the Midwest to its weekly and monthly horse auctions and from throughout the United States and Canada for its semi-annual Draft Horse sale. Monthly Horses sale The Kalona Sales Barn has a horse sale the...

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