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Goessel Harvest Festival planned

Harvest Festival will be Sept. 26, downtown Goessel.

An arts and crafts show will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Goessel Grade School, 500 E. Main.

Vintage cars and collector’s vehicles will be on display 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in a parking lot, south of Goessel Civic Center, 101 S. Cedar. Prizes will be awarded for first and second Best of Show. For more information, contact Robert at (620) 356-8546 after 6 p.m. or Larry at (620) 367-8287 any time.

The second annual Harvest Festival Golf Tournament will begin at 8:30 a.m. with a shotgun start of a two-person scramble at Pine Edge Golf Course, one mile south of Goessel on K-15 and 1.5 miles east on 130th Road. The cost is $25 per person, which includes a noon meal. To register, call (620) 367-2664 or e-mail at Prizes will be awarded.

A fitness fun walk is open to all ages and free of charge. It will be one to two miles, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The route begins at Goessel Grade School and goes to Bethesda Home for a watermelon social. Walkers will proceed to Westbranch City Park for 10 minutes of games and to the baseball field to dedicate a new bridge. Walkers can cool off in sprinklers, if the weather is warm. The walk will continue to the museum by a walking path north of Bethesda duplexes, crossing grass, through the museum grounds, and returning to the school.

Grab lawn chairs, cowboy hats, and boots and head to Main Street for a street dance beginning at 6 p.m. Area band Justus will perform across from Small Town Service Station. Food vendors will be available beginning at 5 p.m.

Inflatable toys for children will be available in the service station parking lot 5 to 8 p.m. with other games.

Last modified Sept. 17, 2009