June 8-12

* No Hunger Summer lunch program at Brown County Sheriff's office in Hiawatha, from 11:30-1 p.m. for a grab-and-go drive through pickup of free lunches for youth up to age 18 and lunches for adults for a small fee. Enter alley on eighth to drive east behind the Sheriff's Office for pick-up. Children riding bikes or walking please use same entrance.

Thursday, June 11

* Hiawatha Farmers Market kicks off summer season at the normal location off of East Iowa in the city lot near the skate park. The Farmers Market will be from 4:30-6:30 p.m. and will feature a variety of food and craft vendors, along with fresh produce. This year features a drive-thru lane for pre-orders only. Market organizers encourage pre-ordering, keeping distance from others in line, use a card or exact change, don't eat or drink at the market and sanitize hands before entering and as you leave.

Saturday, June 13

Teacher and School Staff Appreciation Awards Cruise Night from 6-8 p.m. on Oregon and First streets in Hiawatha. Financial donations to Hiawatha ACES Summer Lunch Program at Carpet Plus parking lot. Tune into KNZA 103.9 for cruise music.

Sunday, June 14

* #BetterTogether fun family event from 1-5 – Family Porch Party, socially-distanced scavenger hunt. Families travel from house to house completing activities and collecting clue words. Collect all five and earn free Kona Ice. Register at https://fbch.breezchms.com/form/353328 and receive directions on how to proceed. Participate at own risk, as locations have not been sanitized against COVID-19.

Send in Community Happenings to joeymay@npgco.com.

To submit items for the Community Happenings calendar, please contact Joey May at joeymay@npgco.com.

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