July 25 Tractor Tour Will Stop in Woden

TractorThe 2015 Hancock County Fair 11th annual Tractor Tour conducted by the Hancock County Agricultural Museum will swing through Woden on Saturday, July 25.

Each year the tour visits a different area of the county. This year the tour will visit Woden for their mid-afternoon water and rest break at the shelter house in the North Park.

Drivers interested in participating should register by Monday, July 6. Contact Darrell Schaper at 641-843-4362 for more information and application forms.

See Globe Gazette article for additional information about the tour.

Help Woden win!

Woden Community Club has applied for a grant from Wellmark that would be used towards park improvement, for a sand volleyball pit. There are 10 grants being awarded for the amount of $7500 each.

Help Woden win! The winners are determined by public vote and you can vote once a day from August 20-September 7.

Memorial Day

The American Legion Post of Woden will be having a scrambled egg breakfast on Memorial Day from 6:30-8:30am at the Community Center. Freewill donations will be accepted.

Memorial Day Service at Bingham Cemetery will be at 9:30am with fellowship and goodies served by the American Legion Auxiliary to follow at the Community Center. Remember to wear a poppy to honor our veterans.

Woden’s Annual Vegas Night

Woden’s annual Vegas Night will be held Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 6pm to midnight at the Woden Community Center, 208 Main Ave.

The event will include blackjack and dice tables, plus many small raffles. The $10 entrance fee includes a meal of pork loin sandwich and keg beer. Must be 21+ to enter.

Raffle tickets are also being sold for a $750 cash prize raffle. Tickets may be purchased in advance at Wubben’s or First State Bank.

All proceeds benefit the Woden Community Center.

See Vegas Night Facebook event page

Tour of Tables held

Tour of Tables

Mardi Gras table at the Enchanted Evening event (Photo by Allison Ullman for Britt News Tribune)

The third annual Tour of Tables was held on on November 7, 2013 in Woden. Twelve tables were each decorated a different way. The “Enchanted Evening” event raised money for the library.

See articles and pictures:

Britt News Tribune – Ladies night out in Woden

Forest City Summit – Getting creative with table decorations