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Saturday, August 18, 2018 - Lunch 11:30 AM - Program 1:00 PM - cordially invites you to attend the Official Visit and Fun Afternoon of the Country Kids Grand Family at the Masonic Temple 1413 North McCoy St. Algona, IA. Come for an afternoon of fellowship, food and fun including a Silent Action with proceeds to Reach Out & Read. They ill giant mums plants form the Amish for sale. Place your order with number and colors for pick up at this Fun Day. See invitation for who to contact for ordering information. Casual Attire. (View Invitation)

Sunday, August 19, 2019 – 1:00 PM Buena Vista Chapter Sioux Rapid’s Children’s Story Time Hour – First United Church – 408 Thomas Street – Sioux Rapids, IA.  Casual Dress or come as your favorite childhood character.  Chapter members will be in costume.  Food, Trivia Time Craft Items and Silent Auction with proceed to Reach Out and Read Project.  Please RSVP for acceptance only – see invitation for RSVP information.  (View Invitation)

August 24-26, 2018 Iowa-Minnesota-Wisconsin Exchange – Cedar Rapids, Iowa - Registration cutoff date is August 10, 2018.    Aug. 24 – 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm - Board and Card Games / Meet & Greet - (for those who come in early) Aug. 25 – Breakfast on your own / Board and Card Games / Meet & Greet - 9:00 am – 12:00 pm  - 12:00  pm - Lunch – $28.00 Sightseeing – Morgan Creek Arboretum Grant Wood Studio 4:00  pm - Check in 5:30 pm - Cedar Rapids Kernels Baseball Game (Special Olympics Night) – $10.00 Ballpark Food for supper (on your own) Fireworks after the game Aug. 26 – 9:00  am Breakfast - $22.00 Church Service following Breakfast (collection for ESTARL to be divided between the 3 states) 12:00 pm – check out.  See invitation for hotel and registration information. (View Invitation

Sunday, August 26, 2018 – 2:00 PM – Malta Chapter #415 Cedar Rapids Cordially invites you to an official visitation Of the Worthy Grand Matron, Ellen Knupp, Worthy Grand Patron, Charlie Young and the Country Kids Grand Family - Pleasant Creek State Park - 4530 McClintock Rd. Palo, Iowa 52324 (East Shelter)  Dress comfortably for Lawn Activities & Kayaking! Desserts to follow Please RSVP to Harlan LeClere, Secretary.  See the invitation for RSVP information. (View Invitation)

Saturday, September 8, 2018 - Style Show & Luncheon -  Doors open 11:30 - Fashions by The Funky Zebras Panora & Ankeny.  Lake Panorama National Conference Center - Tickets available at - $20.00 - Open to the public - Tickets may also be purchased at the door.  Iowa Eastern Star is sponsoring an event for the General Grand Chapters special project of Regenerative Medicine. Make your reservations by contacting Nancy Ramthun - see invitation for reservations information. (View invitation)

Sunday, November 4, 2018 - Polk City Chapter and Algona Chapter cordially invite you to a reception in honor of Sister Jean Koss and Brother Bruce Thomas in the event they are elected Worthy Grand Matron and Worthy Grand Patron of the Grand Chapter of Iowa, Order of the Eastern Star.  Time: 3:00-4:30 pm Receiving Line 5:00 pm Dinner (Formal Attire) Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel 1800 50th St, West Des Moines, IA - University Ave. Dinner Tickets $35.00 - Dinner Reservations must be received by October 15, 2018.  Invitation has information on hotel reservations and dinner reservation form. (View Invitation)




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Nancy L. Midday, Grand Secretary
303 1/2 E. Marion St.
P.O. Box 72
Knoxville, IA 50138
(866) 484-2071

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