CALENDAR: Calendar of events
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5 to 7 p.m. — Hillsboro Farmer’s Market, hamburgers and hot dogs by Hillsboro Lions Club, Memorial Park.
Noon — Florence Chamber of Commerce meeting, Flint Hills Market & Deli.
Noon to 7 p.m. — Country Threshing Days. sawmill demonstrations, all day. large engines start-up, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.; threshing demonstrations, 3 p.m.; field demonstrations, 3:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. — Knocknasheega, a traditional Celtic music group, will be performing at Goessel High School Auditorium.
All day — Country Threshing Days. Breakfast, 6:30 to 9:30 a.m.; Parade on Main St., 9:30 p.m.; Low German meal at Goessel Grade School, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Barbecue beef sandwiches and bierocks at the Prep School, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Uncle Milt’s Shed children’s activities, 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Children’s Story Walk, “The Little Red Hen,” 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; prairie tractor start-up, 12:30 p.m.; Parade of power, 1 p.m.; draft horse and sawmill demonstrations, all afternoon; pedal tractor pull, 2 p.m.; arts and crafts with Lavina Schroeder and Cindy Sigmond, 2 p.m.; large engine start-up 2 and 4 p.m.
All day — Country Threshing Days. Breakfast 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.; worship and song celebration, 9:30 a.m.; Uncle Milt’s Shed, children activities, 12:30 to 2 p.m.; prairie tractor start-up, 12:30 p.m.; large engine start-up, 12:30 p.m.; arts and crafts with Lavina Schroeder and Cindy Sigmond, 1 p.m.; sawmill demonstrations, 1 p.m.; threshing demonstrations, 1:30 p.m.; Field demonstrations, 2 p.m.; Schroeder Barn open house, 2 p.m.
9 a.m. — Marion County commission meeting, courthouse.
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. — Peabody Farmers’ Market, downtown Peabody.
6:30 p.m. — Florence city council meeting, city building.
4 p.m. — Hillsboro city council meeting, city building.
Last modified Aug. 1, 2019