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Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone has a garage and bake sale today from 8 am to 2 pm at the Shelter House at the Salem square. There's a bag sale all day, Fill a bag with clothes and only pay $5. Plus they are serving breakfast and lunch.
The Mt. Pleasant Farmer's Market is open from 8:30 to 11 am at McMillan Park under the Wright Pavilion.
Salem is having city wide garage sales today from 8 am to 2 pm. There are no maps this year so watch for signs, drive around, and check out all the great deals!
The Mount Pleasant City compost site is open every Saturday from 8 am to 5 pm. The site is located southwest of Saunders Park and the end of Yocum Lane and Hoaglin Drive.
Thank You Is NOT Enough is hosting our 3rd annual Ride and Benefit for our Service Men and Women at The Moose in Mt. Pleasant. It will BEGIN and END at The Moose. Public is welcome. If you do not ride a motorcycle you can drive a car, truck or anything street legal on our route. $15 for single and $20 for couple. Registration begins at 830 and kickstands up at 1030 with a parade on Washington Street, throwing out candy on the south side between the Fire Station and the Police Station, ONLY (parade at approx. 1035.) Some of our service people will be honored with a Quilt of Valor at around 4:30pm. The live auction is at 5pm. Everyone welcome.
The Thank You Crew
The Dover Museum in New London is open every Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 pm. There is no charge and the facility is handicap accessible.
The Henry County Heritage Center is open every Saturday from 1 to 4 pm, and other hours by appointment. The Van Allen House is open by appointment only. Admission is free; donations are appreciated. To make an appointment, call 319-385-4983.
There's a Fishing Derby from 1 to 3 pm at Oakland Mils Conservation Park, for youth 5 to 12. Its sponsored by Optimist Club of Henry County and is helped by Youth for Christ. Tackle and bait will be furnished. There will be many prizes. Help is available. If parents aren't available, there must be a signed release.