July 19, 20197:00 am
Today is the last day of the Washington County Fair. Today's events include the Livestock Auction at 8:30 am, Tasting & Judging of Cooking Contest at 5:30 pm, and the 7 pm Motocross at the Grandstand. There will be fireworks at dark during motocross break. For more information and events, visit washingtoncountyfairia.com.
The Henry County Fair continues through the 22nd. Events today include the Swine Show at the Livestock Arena at 8 am, the Lego Contest in the Exhibit Building from 9 to 10 am, the Sheep Show in the Livestock Arena at 1 pm, the Goat Show at 3 pm or immediately following the Sheep Show, and the IFPA Truck and Tractor Pull at 7 pm. For more information and events, visit henrycountyiowafair.com.
Due to the excessive heat today the Henry County 4-H Teen Council will be postponing the 5k/1 Mile Run/Walk until a later date. This date will be decided after fair.
New London's 'Movie in the Park' will start at dusk today. Tonight they will be showing 'How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World'. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Free popcorn and beverages will be provided.
Movies in the Park starts at dusk at the Salem City Park. They will be screening "Facing the Giants." This event is sponsored by Salem Friends Church and they will provide free popcorn.