Happenings in the area

Area letters carriers conducted their Stamp Out Hunger Food drive as they picked up mail Saturday. They gathered non perishable goods and the Marshalltown effort was split between the Salvation Army and the Emergency Food Box. Saturday was the Blessing of the Bikes event at the South Sixth Street Softball Complex, motorcycles and riders received a blessing for a safe spring and summer riding season. The first Saturday version of the Farmers Market was held at the Pavilion at State and Second Street in Marshalltown. The Central Iowa Fairgrounds were home to High School Rodeo Events that were in town. The Marshalltown Garden Club held a Plant and Bake Sale at Anson Park, the second part of a two day sale. A production of Fox on the Fairway was performed at the Martha Ellen Tye Playhouse at the Fisher Community Center in Marshalltown.

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