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January 3 - April 25
Preschool Story Hour
Ottumwa Public Library

Every Friday morning at 10:30 am, there is a children's story time and craft time in the children's area of the library. A different story theme will be coordinated with a craft each week. For more information, call (641) 682-7563 or go to www.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

January 8 - April 30
Songs & Stories
Ottumwa Public Library

Every Wednesday at 10:30 am there is a story time aimed at 0-3 year old's in the library's meeting room. There will be a new theme each week. The program is organized by library volunteer Sara Martindale. For more information, call (641) 682-7563 or go to www.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

April 22
Earth Day Celebration
Pioneer Ridge Nature Area

The Wapello County Conservation Board invites the public to a celebration of Earth Day. Learn how we use various natural resources and help us beautify our natural areas. Activities will be determined at a later date. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

April 22
Reminisce Society: On the Riverfront - History of the Ottumwa Riverfront
Ottumwa Public Library

Local historian and photographer, Michael Lemberger, will present a program on the history of Ottumwa's riverfront at 10 am in the library's meeting room. Admission is free. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 or go to www.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

April 22
Totally Tattoos
IHCC Formal Lounge

The event takes place from 10 am to 4 pm. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

April 24
2014 Iowa Workforce Job Fair
Bridge View Center

The public is invited to visit with more than 50 employers and participate in the accompanying workshops at the job fair from 1 to 4 pm. For more information, call (641) 684-5401 x4001.

April 24
Vision Awards
The Hills Diner

Hosted by the Indian Hills Community College Regional Economic Advancement to celebrate, honor, and raise awareness of the great entrepreneurs in the area. Tickets are $49 per person. The event begins at 5 pm. For more information, contact IHCC Regional Ecomonic Advancement at (641) 683-5170 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

April 24
Non-Fiction Book Club
Ottumwa Public Library

This club meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 5:30 pm to discuss non-fiction works in the library's meeting room. For more information, call (641) 682-7563 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

April 24 - 26
Macbeth
St. John Auditorium

This Shakespeare classic will be presented by the students and staff of the Indian Hills theatre department. The performances begin at 7:30 pm each night. Admission is free. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

April 25 - 27
State Tumbling & Dance Convention
Bridge View Center

Call for more details. For more information, contact Bridge View Center at (641) 684-7000 or go to www.BridgeViewCenter.com.

April 25
Spaghetti Dinner
First Presbyterian Church - 228 W 4th St

Dinner will be served from 5-7 pm. All proceeds will benefit Heartland Humane Society. For more information, contact Jean Sporer at (641) 682-1228 or go to www.HeartlandHumaneSociety.org.

April 25
Ladies Night Out
Downtown Ottumwa

At 5:30 pm, Market on Main is the kick-off point where participants can enjoy the evening's activities at more than 20 businesses during Main Street Ottumwa's Ladies Night Out. A trolley will provide transportation to the featured stops. The first 100 attendees will receive a grab-bag, however everyone will be provided free bag courtesy of O'Hara Hardware containing a passport, map and other goodies. The night will end at Hotel Ottumwa with a musical performance by Mitch Goudy. Admission to the Goudy concert will be $5 per person. The big prize of the night will be a drawing for a washer and dryer set from Bridge City Appliances. There will be other prizes that will be awarded at Hotel Ottumwa at the end of the evening. For more information, contact Robert Untiedt at (641) 799-3464.

April 25 - 27
Grease
Ottumwa High School Auditorium

Ottumwa High School students perform "Grease" as the annual OHS spring musical. How often do high school students play high school-age roles?! Grease is the word! The show begins 4/25 & 4/26 at 7:30 pm and 4/27 at 3 pm. For more information, call (641) 684-6597 x6416.

April 26
YMCA Healthy Kids Day & Wapello County Wellness Fair
Ottumwa YMCA

Visit the Ottumwa YMCA from 7 am to 12 pm for this annual event. There will be activities to help keep children engaged and active, along with many programs to keep them moving during the summer. It will feature health screenings, education, group fitness class samples and just plain fun for youth, adults and seniors. Don't miss this event for the entire family. There will also be a 5K run/2.5K family walk held to promote a healthy Ottumwa. For more information, contact Kathy Sisler at (641) 684-6571 x26 or go to OttumwaYMCA.com.

April 26
37th Indian Hills Foundation Scholarship Auction
IHCC North Campus

The annual auction features an array of items that varies greatly from year to year which becomes part of the draw. The proceeds benefit the foundation's efforts to fund Indian Hills scholarship - certainly a great cause. The door opens at 9 am. For more information, contact Indian Hills Foundation at (641) 683-5302 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

April 28
Heartland Pregnancy Center Open House
101 S. Market, Suite 302- Ottumwa

Event from 5-7:30 pm. For more information, contact Becky Dalrymple & Sara Lindley at (641) 683-3030 or go to www.OttumwaChoices.com.

April 28 - May 8
Annual IHCC Student Art Exhibit
IHCC Art Gallery

The gallery is open Monday-Thursday 7:15 am - 4:45 pm. An artists' reception will be held 7-8:30 pm on 4/28. Admission is free. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

April 29
A Day in an One-Room School
Railroad Clubhouse - 210 1/2 W Main St

Sarah Uthoff will present a session depicting a typical day in a one-room school house when those were a common place way for rural Iowa children to receive their education. It will take place at 7 pm in the newly refurbished Railroad Clubhouse adjacent to the Wapello County Historical Museum. After the presentation, attendees will have the chance to visit the one-room school exhibit located in the nearby museum. The session is sponsored by the Wapello County Historical Society with funding from Humanities Iowa. There is no admission charged, however donations are accepted. For more information, contact Wapello County Historical Society at (641) 682-8676.

April 29
Dancers in Company Performance
St. John Auditorium

The event begins at 7:30 pm. Admission is free. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

May 1
Wildflower Walk
Garrison Rock Wildlife Area

Spring is here, and the spring ephemeral wildflowers are in bloom. Enjoy an evening May Day hike at Garrison Rock beginning at 5 pm. Learn how to identify some of the common spring, woodland flowers, and tour one of the most unique areas in the county. All are welcome at this free event. No registration is necessary. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

May 1
May Breakfast & Bake Sale
Ottumwa Regional Health Center

The breakfast is 7-9 am in the hospital cafeteria, and bake sale is 7 am-12 pm in the front lobby. For more information, call (641) 684-3413.

May 2 - 16
Young Artists Exhibition
Quincy Place Mall

The Young Artist's Exhibition will take place at Quincy Place Mall 8 am - 5 pm daily. For more information, call (641) 684-6597 x6416.

May 2
Pre School Story Time
Ottumwa Public Library

Children's story time and craft time begin at 10:30 am. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

May 2 - 3
Dance Above the Rainbow
Bridge View Center

Shannon's School of Dance presents their annual spring dance recitals, "Dance Above the Rainbow". The performance dates and times are: 5/2 at 6:30 pm, 5/3 at 1:30 pm, and 5/3 at 6:30 pm. For more information, contact Shannon Proctor at (641) 891-2578 or go to www.ShannonsSchoolOfDance.net.

May 2
International Tuba Day Concert
St. John Auditorium

The annual concert begins at 7:30 pm. Admission is free. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

May 3
Laureate Guild Plant Sale
Ottumwa Central Park

Annual Plant Sale from 8am-Noon. Plants available are hanging baskets, bedding and vegetable plants, perennials, container plantings and grasses. There will be childrens activities and entertainment by local music students. Proceeds to the Public Library. For more information, contact Connie Ferguson at (641) 777-0894.

May 3
Ottumwa Noon Lions Adult Co-Ed Kickball Tournament
Greater Ottumwa Park - Softball fields at corner of Hwys 34 & 149

Ottumwa Noon Lions is hosting an adult co-ed kickball tournament. Sign-in is at 8 am with play starting at 9 am. Teams comprise up to 15 players of age 18 or older. Each must play five women at all times. The cost is $150 for each team. Obtain registration forms by emailing ottumwa12lions@gmail.com. Cash prizes will be provided for the top three teams. The tournament is double elimination. Food and beverages will be sold on site - no carry-ins. Space will be limited, so get your teams together now. The rain date is 5/4. For more information, contact Courtney Jones at (405) 614-0799 x4056.

May 3
Upstairs/Downtown
Downtown Ottumwa

Several buildings will be open to see remodeling projects in the before, during, and after stages of their transformation. This year those spaces include 301 W Main St (The Cigar Factory), 228 E Main St (former Indigo Cool building), 227 E Main St (former Capri & Capitol Theaters), 331 E Main St (Market on Main), and 226 E Second St. The event times are 10 am to 3 pm. Tickets are $10 per person and available for purchase at Main Street Ottumwa, Little Bake Shop, and Hotel Ottumwa. For more information, contact Robert Untiedt at (641) 799-3464.

May 3
Wildflower Pastel Class
American Gothic House Center

Celebrate May Day with a stroll through the Center's wildflower gardens. Students will learn about the flowers and create their own in pastel chalk. Local artist Chris Abigt will host the class and guide the students in their creations. The class takes place 1 to 2 pm. It is open to children in grades K-6. The fee is $9 per child to cover supplies. Pre-registration is required and limited to 15 participants. For more information, contact Holly Berg at (641) 652-3352 or go to www.AmericanGothicHouse.net.

May 3
True Revelation 20
Bridge View Center

Throwdown 20 begins at 7 pm with advance general admission tickets $40 ringside, $20 elevated, and $75 cage-side (limited to 20 tickets and only available at the box office). All tickets increase $5 on 4/27. For more information, contact Bridge View Center at (641) 684-7000 or go to www.BridgeViewCenter.com.

May 4
Slavic Classics
Bridge View Center

Orchestra Iowa performs a concert of Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky music. The concerts begins at 3 pm. Call for ticket prices. For more information, contact Bridge View Center at (641) 684-7000 or go to www.BridgeViewCenter.com.

May 5
IHCC Jazz Band Concert
St. John Auditorium

The concert begins at 7:30 pm. Admission is free. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

May 6
IHCC Student Instrumental Recital
St. John Auditorium

The performance begins at 7:30 pm. Admission is free. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

May 8
Circus Pages
Bridge View Center

Performance times to be announced at a later date. For more information, contact Bridge View Center at (641) 684-7000 or go to www.BridgeViewCenter.com.

May 8 - 9
Scrubs & Beyond
Ottumwa Regional Health Center

The scrubs sale is 5/8 at 7 am-6 pm and 5/9 at 7 am-2 pm in conference rooms A, B, & C. For more information, call (641) 684-3413.

May 8
IHCC Student Voice Recital
St. John Auditorium

The performance begins at 7:30 pm. Admission is free. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

May 9
IHCC Choral Ensembles Spring Concert
St. John Auditorium

The performance begins at 7:30 pm. Admission is free. For more information, contact Indian Hills Community College at (641) 683-5144 or go to www.IndianHills.edu.

May 9 - 10
Heartland Humane Society Plant Sale
First Presbyterian Church - 228 W 4th St

The annual plant sale will be 5/9 at 8 am-6 pm and 5/10 at 8 am-4 pm. A Schwan's salesman will be at the plant sale both days. For more information, contact Jean Sporer at (641) 682-1228 or go to www.HeartlandHumaneSociety.org.

May 9
Pre School Story Time
Ottumwa Public Library

Story and craft time begins at 10:30 am. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

May 9
Redhead Express Benefit Concert "Champions for Chase"
Bridge View Center Theater

Event kicks off at 5 pm with "Eat & Greet" - potluck dinner. Show starts at 7:30 pm. Admission by goodwill donation at the door. For more information, contact Bridge View Center at (641) 684-7000 or go to www.BridgeViewCenter.com.

May 9 - 10
Wapello County Trails Council Tips for Trails & Mediathon

On 5/9, Tips for Trails will take place 5-10 pm at the Hotel Ottumwa. Teams compete to solicit the most tips on behalf of trail development. The Mediathon will take place the morning of 5/10. Location and times are yet to be determined. For more information, contact Wapello County Trails Council or go to www.WapelloCountyTrails.com.

May 10
Youth Field Day
Ottumwa Izaak Walton League

Participants enjoy a variety of outdoor activities. The target audience are kids ages 8-17. The cost is $10 per person. The event runs 8 am-4 pm. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

May 10
Cannonball Road Rally
ending at Courtside Bar & Grill

2nd annual fundraiser for the Ottumwa Pro Balloon Races. A city-wide scavenger hunt where teams of 2 or more perform a zany task to earn the next clue, taking you all over town having lots of laughs and fun! 5:00 check in at Bridge City Bowl, shotgun start at 5:30. The rally ends at Courtside Bar & Grill where you will have dinner and entertainment, with a chance to win prizes!! $25 per person includes a t-shirt if your team registers by April 15. Late registrations accepted until 5:00 on Rally day. Get registration forms at www.ottumwaproballoonrace.weebly.com, OR at KOTM or Anjila's Mane Design on Church Street. Dinner only at Courtside to support the Ottumwa Pro Balloon races for $10 starting at 6:00 pm. For more information, contact Holly Dommer at (641) 799-0308 or go to http.

May 10
Les Trompettes
Bridge View Center

The Les Trompettes instrumental ensemble was born in 1989 from the meeting of five musicians. Today, the same five musicians play a wide range of instruments running the gamut from piccolo to bass trumpet. The Ottumwa Civic Music Association presents the program and sells general admission tickets. The concert begins at 7:30 pm. For more information, contact Ottumwa Civic Music Association at (641) 680-9086 or go to www.orgsites.com.

May 12 - 17
Make Ottumwa Shine
City-wide

Make yourself feel good - Make Ottumwa Shine! Volunteers can adopt a clean-up site from the published list and collect litter in that area. Purple trash bags and gloves are supplied. Families, organizations, neighborhood groups and businesses can all pitch in to SHINE UP an area. When the purple bags are filled, volunteers simply call 641.683.0685, and the bags will be collected. Volunteers may choose to perform their clean-up event during MOS week or some other time that is more convenient. Purple bags are available at the Recycling Center and City Hall year round for anyone wishing to clean up someplace in town. Go to the City of Ottumwa website for additional details or call the phone number provided. For more information, call (641) 683-0685 or go to www.CityOfOttumwa.com.

May 12
OHS Band & Orchestra Springfest Concert
Ottumwa High School Auditorium

The annual OHS band and orchestra spring concert begins at 7 pm. Admission is free. For more information, call (641) 684-6597 x6416.

May 15
6th-8th Band & Orchestra Pops Concert
Ottumwa High School Auditorium

The concert begins at 7 pm. Admission is free. For more information, call (641) 684-6597 x6416.

May 16 - 18
Pages for Pennies Book Sale
Bridge View Center

Find bargains among used books, CDs, LPs, DVDs, sheet music, puzzles, and board games. The event runs 12-8pm on 5/16, 9 am-5 pm on 5/17, and 11 am-5 pm on 5/18. Admission is FREE all three days. Not to mention, all items are 50 percent off on the last day. Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Ottumwa Public Library, Bridge View Center, and Ottumwa Area CVB. For more information, contact Ottumwa Area CVB at (641) 684-4303.

May 17
Wild Edibles Workshop
Pioneer Ridge Nature Center

Mike Krebill is very skilled in identification and preparation of wild edibles. Mike will lead this full day workshop (10 am-2pm) with indoor and outdoor activities. Become involved in the collection and cooking of some common spring edible plants. Registration is required by 5/9 and a minimum of 20 pre-registrants must be met for this presentation to take place. The cost is $10 per person or $20 per family. Space is limited so register early. For more information, contact Pioneer Ridge Nature Center at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

May 17
Spring Gala Concert
Bridge View Center

Ottumwa Symphony Orchestra hosts dinner on the plaza for $35 per person beginning at 5:30 pm. The concert starts at 7:30 pm. Admission is by season ticket or $14 per adult. All students, including IHCC students, are admitted free to concert with ID. RSVPs are due by 5/6 to 641.777.7788. For more information, contact Ottumwa Symphony Orchestra at (641) 799-2693 or go to OttumwaSymphonyOrchestra.net.

May 19
Bridge View Theater Series Preview
Bridge View Center

Event starts off with social hour at 5pm. The shows for the 2014-15 theater series will be announced and previewed. For more information, contact Bridge View Center at (641) 684-7000 or go to www.BridgeViewCenter.com.

May 20
Reminisce Society: Remembering Iowa's Buffalo Bill
Ottumwa Public Library

Roy Behrens and Humanities Iowa present this program on one of the state's most interesting personalities at 10 am. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to www.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

May 20
6th-8th Vocal Pops Concert
Evans Middle School Auditorium

The concert begins at 7 pm. Admission is free. For more information, call (641) 684-6597 x6416.

May 22
Garden Bites I
Pioneer Ridge Nature Area

Wapello County Conservation Board and Wapello County ISU Extension will be holding a summer series called Garden Bites. The event includes a tour, picking of vegetables from a garden, and then preparing them for a meal. The cost is $5 per person or $20 per family. Space is limited. The event occurs 5 to 7 pm. Preregistration is required. For more information, call (641) 682-5491 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

May 22
OHS Vocal Pops Concert
Ottumwa High School Auditorium

The concert begins at 7 pm. Admission is free. For more information, call (641) 684-6597 x6416.

May 24 - October 29
Ottumwa Farmer's Market
Market on Main St. Parking Lot

Find the best of local produce on Wednesdays 3:30-6 pm and Saturdays 8-11 am now through the end of October at the Market on Main Street Parking Lot. For more information, call (641) 777-6437.

May 26
2nd Annual Jog 4 Joe
Greater Ottumwa Park

The event is a 5K walk/run in memory of SSgt Joseph Hamski. The start time is 9 am. The pre-registration fee is $20 for adults and $10 for kids age 18 and under. The fee includes a Jog4Joe t-shirt. Shirt and race bib pick-up begins at 8 am on race day. Registration increases to $25 for adults and $15 kids on 5/26. All proceeds will be donated to EOD Warrior Foundation and Fisher House. For more information, contact Mary Ellen Winston or Carl Hensley at (641) 799-1990 x5159 or go to www.Facebook.com.

May 28 - 31
Dance, Inc.
Bridge View Center

For more information, contact Bridge View Center at (641) 684-7000 or go to www.BridgeViewCenter.com.

June 3
Toddler Camp: Camouflage
Pioneer Ridge Nature Area

Let's explore how animals blend in with the environment, and how this helps them survive. We will use books, hands-on activities, and outdoor activities to dig deeper into this topic. Come dressed for outdoor and off-trail activities. Camp is open to children ages 3 and 4 with an adult, will begin at 10 am, and the cost is $5 per child. Pre-register to ensure all participants have access to necessary materials. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

June 5
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Central Park

First concert of our 150th season of "Music Under the Stars." Weekly concerts in Central Park at 7 pm. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Rain location is Quincy Place Mall. Change of location will be advertised on GOTV. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

June 6 - July 25
Pre School Story Time
Ottumwa Public Library

Story and craft time starts at 10:30 am. Every Friday from June 6 to July 25, except July 4th. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

June 6 - 7
Pedaling for Pets
Court Side Bar & Grill - 2511 N. Court St., Ottumwa

June 6th is "fun night" @ Court Side with items for auctioning off. The fun starts @ 7 pm and goes until all items have been auctioned off. June 7th - Registration for the ride is from 9-10 am. Ride starts at 10 am. There will be a $5.00 lunch offered @ Heartland Humane Society during the ride. All proceeds will benefit Heartland Humane Society. For more information, contact Jim and Darla Jackson at (641) 682-0697 or go to www.HeartlandHumaneSociety.org.

June 7
Bill Cosby - Far from Finished Tour
Bridge View Center

One of America's most beloved comedians of all time, Bill Cosby, is coming to the Bridge View Center for a very special evening. Event starts at 7:30 pm. Reserved tickets go on sale to the public this Friday, March 7 at 10 am. $72, $59, or $49 depending on seat selection. For more information, contact Bridge View Center at (641) 684-7000 or go to www.BridgeViewCenter.com.

June 7
Central Park Cinema "Cars"
Central Park

Presented at 8:30 pm. Free admission. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray. Concessions are available for purchase. For more information, call (641) 799-3464.

June 8
Music-on-the-Green
Marge Dodd Stage at Indian Hills Community College

Ottumwa Symphony Orchestra presents this free outdoor concert. We welcome picnics, wine, cheese, laughter and lawn chairs to this family favorite. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will move to the Hellyer Student Life Center at IHCC. Event starts at 7:00 PM. Free admission. For more information, contact Ottumwa Symphony Orchestra at (641) 799-2693 or go to OttumwaSymphonyOrchestra.net.

June 11
Summer Reading Program -Pick a Better Snack
Knights of Columbus - 3rd Street

ISU Extension will present program at 10:30 am. Aimed for toddler-3rd grades, but all welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

June 11
Readers Ink Book Club
Ottumwa Public Library

The library's monthly book club reading a variety of works both fiction and non-fiction starts at 5 pm. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

June 12 - 13
Jewelry Is Fun
Ottumwa Regional Health Center

All jewelry is available for sale at $5. For more information, contact Beverly at (641) 684-3413.

June 12
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Central Park

Weekly concert in Central Park at 7 pm. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Rain location, Quincy Place Mall. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

June 13
Supper in the Park
Eldon City Park

Fish Fry held in conjunction with American Gothic Days starting at 5 pm. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

June 14
American Gothic 5K Walk/Run
American Gothic House Center - Eldon

Challenge yourself by participating in the annual American Gothic 5K Walk/Run. The route goes through Eldon, along the Des Moines River, taking the trail through the park, and traveling up one final hill to the famous American Gothic House. Awards are provided to top finishers. Entry forms can be printed at www.AmericanGothicHouse.net or picked up at the American Gothic House Center, 300 American Gothic St, Eldon. For more information, contact Holly Berg at (641) 652-3352 or go to www.AmericanGothicHouse.net.

June 14 - 15
American Gothic House Art Contest
American Gothic House Center - Eldon

For participants from kindergarten to adult can join regional artists in celebrating the beauty of the house that inspired Grant Wood to paint American Gothic. Artwork can be entered in one of five divisions to win a cash prize for first or second place. There are no entry fees, and artists using any media (excluding photography) are invited to participate. Entry forms can be printed at www.AmericanGothicHouse.net or picked up at the American Gothic House Center, 300 American Gothic St, Eldon. Submissions due with entry forms by 5 pm on Tuesday, June 10. This event is sponsored by Gothic Area Tourism of Eldon. For more information, contact Holly Berg at (641) 652-3352 or go to www.AmericanGothicHouse.net.

June 14
American Gothic Day Parade
Starting at K.D. Ave & Elm- Eldon

This parade runs from K.D. Ave & Elm, then Elm to 7th Street. Starting at 10 am. Participants welcome. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

June 14
BBQ Chicken Dinner
K.D. Center - Eldon

Dinner starts at 11 am. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

June 14
Cardboard Boat Races
Eldon Fairgrounds

Join us at 3 pm and share your creative racing boat creations. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

June 15
American Gothic Bike Ride
American Gothic House Center - Eldon

Bicyclists get ready to celebrate American Gothic Days with a scenic ride through the land of Grant Wood. The event ends with pizza and refreshments in front of the American Gothic House. Entry forms can be printed at www.AmericanGothicHouse.net or picked up at the American Gothic House Center, 300 American Gothic St, Eldon. Registration is $15 per person until May 23. After that date, it increases to $18. The registration includes a t-shirt. Riders under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult. All participants must wear a bike helmet. For more information, contact Holly Berg at (641) 652-3352 or go to www.AmericanGothicHouse.net.

June 15
Firehouse Breakfast
Eldon Fire Station

Join us for breakfast at 7 am. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

June 15
Disc Golf Tournament
American Gothic House- Eldon

Join us at 9 am for our disc golf tournament. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

June 15
Mud Volleyball, Bocce Ball & Horseshoes
KD Center - Eldon

Event kicks off at 1 pm. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

June 17
Summer Reading Program- Fizz Boom Read!
Knights of Columbus - 3rd Street

Presented by Dizzy the Clown starting at 10:30 am. All ages welcome. Knights of Columbus is behind library on 3rd Street. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

June 18 - 22
Wapello County Fair
Wapello County Fairgrounds- Eldon

The fair hosts a carnival, exhibits, and food, not to mention harness, car and motorcycle races. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634 or go to www.WapelloCountyFair.com.

June 18
Summer Reading Program -Houses with Stories
Knights of Columbus - 3rd Street

Presented by Molly Naumann at 10:30 am. Aimed for 4th-8th grades, but all welcome. Knights of Columbus is behind library on 3rd Street. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

June 19
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Central Park

Weekly concert in Central Park at 7 pm. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Rain location, Quincy Place Mall. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

June 21
Des Moines River Canoe Float
Des Moines River

Summer is a beautiful time on the Des Moines River. The float will begin at 9 am, and the route will be determined by water flow levels on the river. Bring your friends and family out for this relaxing float down the river. The cost is $5 per person, and all are welcome (ages 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult). Register by June 13 to ensure a canoe is available. Please register even if you are bringing your own canoe or kayak. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

June 21
Bike the Byway
Ottumwa to Bloomfield

This is the inaugural Bike the Byway ride along Historic Hills Scenic Byway and the surrounding countryside. Starting at Ottumwa's Market on Main and ending at the historic Davis County Courthouse in Bloomfield, the ride will include 47 or so miles of beautiful scenery and, yes, a few hills! Along the way you will travel through small towns, see historic sites, gaze on the natural beauty and partake in some delicious food prepared by local residents. Of course, there will also be all the amenities you expect on an organized bike ride: water and restroom stops, shuttle service, repair locations and support vehicles. Registration is just $20 for early-bird and $25 after that. Registration can be done online at the web address that follows. All profits from this event support local efforts to enhance visitor experiences along the Historic Hills Scenic Byway. For more information, contact Katy Anderson at (641) 472-6177 or go to www.BikeTheByway.com.

June 24
Summer Reading Program -Mad Mixture
Knights of Columbus- 3rd Street

Presented by the Grout Museum at 10:30 am. All ages welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

June 25
Summer Reading Program -Creepy Critters
Knights of Columbus - 3rd Street

Pioneer Ridge will present at 10:30 am. Aimed for toddler-3rd grades, but all welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

June 25
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Jimmy Jones Shelter

Weekly concert location change this week. The band will be performing in conjunction with the Balloon Races at the Jimmy Jones Shelter in Ottumwa Park at 7 pm. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

June 26
Fishing Camp
Sycamore Pond

Join us for our first fishing camp. We will spend the day learning about fishing techniques, gear and more. We will learn to clean and prepare a fish for cooking and we will eat our catch for lunch. Camp runs from 10 am - 1 pm. Students ages 10 to 15 are welcome for only $5 per person. Pre-registration is required. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

June 26
Garden Bites II
Pioneer Ridge Nature Area

Wapello County Conservation Board and Wapello County ISU Extension will be holding a summer series called Garden Bites. The event includes a tour, picking of vegetables from a garden, and then preparing them for a meal. In addition, fish at nearby ponds in order to use your catch to make fish tacos. The cost is $5 per person or $20 per family. Space is limited. The event occurs 5 to 8 pm. Preregistration is required. For more information, contact Stacie Latham at (641) 682-5491 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

June 26
Non-Fiction Book Club
Ottumwa Public Library

A book club focusing discussion of non-fiction works starting at 5:30 pm. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

June 27
Ottumwa YMCA Annual Campaign Dinner & Auction
IHCC Dining Hall

Join the Annual Campaign Dinner and Auction starting at 5 pm. Help support the Ottumwa YMCA's scholarship programs at this silent and live auction event with food, friends and lots of fun. Tickets can be purchased individually or by the table. The Ottumwa YMCA is more than a gym, it's a cause. For more information, contact Kathy Sisler at (641) 684-6571 x26 or go to www.OttumwaYMCA.com.

June 28
Ottumwa Community Flea Market, Garage Sale & Vendor Fair
Sycamore Park

This event will add a new activity to the Ottumwa Pro Balloon Races weekend in the park adjacent to The Beach Ottumwa. The public is invited to peruse the flea market, garage sale, vendor, and food booths throughout the event. Booths in 10' x 10' blocks are available to lease. Garage sale booths are $20 for the first space and $10 for each additional. Vendor spaces (for exclusive product-lines) will be $30 for the first space and $10 for each additional. (Call or email for more details on leasing.) Organizers expect to have food vendors and to offer musical entertainment. Questions can be directed to OttumwaGarageSale@gmail.com or to the phone number that follows. For more information, contact Joni Elder at (641) 799-9989 or go to https:.

June 28
Central Park Cinema "Frozen"
Central Park

Presented at 8:30 pm. Free admission. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray. Concessions are available for purchase. For more information, call (641) 799-3464.

July 1
Toddler Camp: Ants
Pioneer Ridge Nature Area

We will make our way out to some very large ant hills at Pioneer Ridge, and we will learn how these animals live. Participants will also experiment with what ants like to eat. Camp will begin at 10 am, is open for children ages 3 and 4 with an adult, and only $5 per child. Pre-registration is required. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

July 1
Summer Reading Program -Reading Road Trip
Knights of Columbus- 3rd Street

Presented by IPTV's Dan Wardell at 10:30 am. All ages welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 2
Summer Reading Program -Dizzercise
Knights of Columbus- 3rd Street

Presented by Dizzy the Clown at 10:30 am. Aimed for 4th-8th grades, but all welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 3
Summer Reading Program -4th of July Party
Ottumwa Public Library

Starts at 10:30 am. All ages welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 3
Agency Fire & Rescue Street Dance
101 E Main-Agency-Iowa-52530

Agency Volunteer Fire & Rescue will be serving Hamburgers-Hot Dogs-Ice Cream-Desserts from 5-7 pm. Street Dance with Live Band starts at 7 pm until 11 pm. For more information, contact Cindy VanAntwerp at (641) 937-5215 or go to www.CityOfAgency@mchsi.com.

July 3
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Central Park

Patriotic Concert. Weekly concert in Central Park at 7 pm. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Rain location, Quincy Place Mall. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

July 4
Agency 4th of July Celebration
Agency Lions Park

4th of July parade starts at 10 am. Bag O Tournament sign up from 11-11:45 am. Bounce House & Dunk Tank at 11 am. Bag O Tournament starts at 12 noon. BBQ Hamburger & Hot Dog-free will donations begins at 6 pm. Fireworks start at dark. For more information, contact Bill Steele at (641) 799-3681 or go to www.CityOfAgency@mchsi.com.

July 4
Agency Lions Club Annual 4th of July Barbeque
Agency Lions Park

Agency Lions Club Annual 4th of July BBQ. 11:30 am - 2 pm. 2 sandwiches for $7 or 1 meal for $7. Find us in the Agency City Park...one block south and one block east of the United Methodist Church. For more information, contact Cindy VanAntwerp at (641) 937-5215 or go to www.CityOfAgency@mchsi.com.

July 8
Summer Reading Program -Fizz Boom Read
Knights of Columbus- 3rd Street

Presented by Silly Sally at 10:30 am. All ages welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 9
Summer Reading Program -Kindermusic
Knights of Columbus - 3rd Street

Aimed for toddler-3rd grades, but all welcome. Begins at 10:30 am. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 9
Readers Ink Book Club
Ottumwa Public Library

The library's monthly book club reading a variety of works both fiction and non-fiction starting at 5 pm. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 10
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Central Park

150th Celebration. Premiere of our commissioned piece. Weekly concert in Central Park at 7 pm. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Rain location, TBA. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

July 11
Live After Five
Central Park

Event from 5-7:30 pm. Unwind from the work week with the "One Brick Shy" sponsored by South Ottumwa Savings Bank. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more info, call . For more information, contact Pam Kaupins at (641) 682-7541.

July 11
Supper in the Park
Eldon City Park

Supper starts at 5pm. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

July 11 - 12
Promise Land Music Festival
Greater Ottumwa Park

Event kicks off on 7/11 at 5:30 pm and ends 7/12 at 10:30 pm. Enjoy 2 days of positive music, activities, and guest speakers. With Scott Stapp, Nine Lashes, and the first ever Promiseland Fest Battle of the Bands! For more information, call (641) 980-5493 x6419 or go to PromiseLandFest.com.

July 11
Sips & Gulps
Ottumwa Country Club

Please join us as we raise friends and funds for the Ottumwa Symphony Orchestra. Summer weather, specialty drinks, gourmet treats and a dazzling array of auction items await you at this annual event. Event is from 6-9 PM. $25 per person. For more information, contact Ottumwa Symphony Orchestra at (641) 777-5604 or go to OttumwaSymphonyOrchestra.net.

July 12
Reds, Whites & Blues
to be determined

Location & times to be determined. For more information, call (641) 799-3464.

July 15
Summer Reading Program -Fizz Pop Spark
Knights of Columbus- 3rd Street

Presented by Jim Birkel at 10:30 am. All ages welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 16
Summer Reading Program -Creepy Critters
Knights of Columbus- 3rd Street

Presented by Pioneer Ridge at 10:30 am. Aimed for 4th-8th grades, but all welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 17
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Bridgeview Center

Weekly concert at 7 pm. This concert is held in conjunction with the 4-H Expo at Bridgeview Center. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

July 17
Youth Evening Camp
Pioneer Ridge Nature Area

Spend a summer evening exploring Pioneer Ridge Nature Area from 7-10 pm. We will explore on and off the trails to see what nature has to offer. We will also use the telescope and binoculars to view and learn about the night sky. Camp is open to children ages 5 to 12 and the cost is $5 per child. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

July 18
Live After Five
Central Park

Event from 5-7:30 pm. Unwind from the work week with the "The Blue Band" sponsored by South Ottumwa Savings Bank. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, contact Pam Kaupins at (641) 682-7541.

July 19
Central Park Cinema "The Lorax"
Central Park

Presented at 8:30 pm. Free admission. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray. Concessions are available for purchase. For more information, call (641) 799-3464.

July 22
Youth Canoe Camp
Pioneer Ridge Nature Area

Spend some time learning proper canoe technique and safety. We will learn how to properly prepare for time on the water, how to maneuver a canoe, and how to rescue others when they are in trouble. At the end of the day, you will be prepared to head out on the river for our fall canoe float. Two times are available 9 am-Noon and 1-4 pm. Ages 10 to 15 are welcome and the cost is $5 per person. Pre-registration is required. Wear clothes that can get wet. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

July 23
Summer Reading Program -Kitchen Science
Knights of Columbus - 3rd Street

Presented by the Grout Museum at 10:30 am. Aimed for toddler-3rd grades, but all welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 24 - 25
Sheets Galore & More
Ottumwa Regional Health Center

This sale features full,queen and king-size sheets, throws, down comforters, candles, wax chunks, and much more. For more information, contact Beverly A Molkenthin at (641) 684-3413.

July 24
Non-Fiction Book Club
Ottumwa Public Library

A book club focusing discussion of non-fiction works starting at 5:30 pm. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 24
Garden Bites III
Pioneer Ridge Nature Area

Wapello County Conservation Board and Wapello County ISU Extension will be holding a summer series called Garden Bites. The event includes a tour, picking of vegetables from a garden, and then preparing them for a meal. The cost is $5 per person or $20 per family. Space is limited. The event begins at 6 pm. Preregistration is required. For more information, contact Stacie Latham at (641) 682-5491 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

July 24
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Central Park

Weekly concert in Central Park at 7 pm. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Rain location, Quincy Place Mall. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

July 25
Live After Five
Central Park

Event from 5-7:30 pm. Unwind from the work week with the "Sez Who" sponsored by South Ottumwa Savings Bank. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, contact Pam Kaupins at (641) 682-7541.

July 26
Eldon BBQ Ribs Cook-off
KD Center - Eldon

Cook-off begins at 5pm. This is Eldon's annual event for BBQ lovers. Contestants welcome. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

July 29
Summer Reading Program FINALE-Fizz Boom Pow
Knights of Columbus- 3rd Street

Presented by the Zinghoppers at 10:30 am. All ages welcome. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

July 31
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
Central Park

Weekly concert in Central Park at 7 pm. Final Concert of the season. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Rain location, Quincy Place Mall. For more information, contact Brenda Hagedon at (641) 777-8753.

August 1
Ottumwa Area Chamber of Commerce 73rd Annual Golf Classic
Ottumwa Country Club

Check-in begins at 8:30 am with a shotgun start at 10 am. Sponsors at each hole help make this one of the most fun golf outings held and perfect for entertaining clients. Expect great food, beverages and company at this four-person best shot "classic". Pre-registration required. For more information, contact Ottumwa Area Chamber of Commerce at (641) 814-5900 or go to www.OttumwaChamber.org.

August 1
Live After Five
Central Park

Event from 5-7:30 pm. Unwind from the work week with the "The Crushers" sponsored by South Ottumwa Savings Bank. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, contact Pam Kaupins at (641) 682-7541.

August 5
Toddler Camp: Water Wonders
Pioneer Ridge Nature Center

Water is a very important part of our world. We will use hands on activities to find out what makes water so special. Come dressed to get a little wet and dirty. Camp will begin at 10 am, is open to children ages 3 and 4 with an adult, and is $5 per child. Pre-registration is required. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

August 8
Live After Five Kiwanis Pork Dinner
Central Park

Event kicks off from 4-7 pm. Unwind from the work week with the "Bridge City Country". Live music will be performed, and barbeque and funnel cakes will be available for purchase. Sponsored by Ottumwa Kiwanis and South Ottumwa Saving Bank with proceeds benefiting the Ottumwa Childrens Library. Drive up will be offered, enter off of Second Street onto Court Street exit through Third Street East.Tickets are $7.00 available at the Library, or any Kiwanis member. For more information, call 641.684.6264. For more information, call (641) 682-7541.

August 8
Supper in the Park
Eldon City Park

Supper begins at 5 pm. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

August 8
Ole Time Music Festival
Wapello County Fairgrounds- Eldon

Festival kicks off 8/8 at 6 pm, 8/9 at 1 pm. Anyone is welcome to come perform for our 14th annual event. For more information, contact Shirley Stacey at (641) 680-2634.

August 9
Central Park Cinema "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Central Park

Presented at 8:30 pm. Free admission. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray. Concessions are available for purchase. For more information, call (641) 799-3464.

August 13
Readers Ink Book Club
Ottumwa Public Library

The library's monthly book club reading a variety of works both fiction and non-fiction starting at 5 pm. For more information, contact Sonja Ferrell at (641) 682-7563 x202 or go to blog.OttumwaPublicLibrary.org.

August 16
AMA National Day of Flying
Ottumwa RC Flying Field, Airport

AMA National Day of Flying which supports the Wounded Warrior foundation will be held from 9 am- 3 pm. The Ottumwa RC Flyers will be sponsoring a local event at our flying field just south of the Ottumwa airport. A "buddy box" RC flying lesson will be offered again this year along with a chance to win a radio controlled airplane. There will be a noon air show hi-lighting the event.Our featured pilot is Dino DiGiorgio, who is a six time winner of the Top Gun invitational.Dino also owns Meister Scale Models which specializes in giant scale warbirds at www.meister-scale.com. Food will be available for purchase. For more information, contact Don Wasson at (641) 455-8432 or go to www.RCHawk.com.

August 28
Puttin' Around Downtown
217 E Main - Ottumwa

Starting at 3 pm and running through various downtown businesses. Be sure to bring your own ball. For more information, call (641) 799-3464.

August 30
Central Park Cinema "Despicable Me"
Central Park

Presented at 8:30 pm. Free admission. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray. Concessions are available for purchase. For more information, call (641) 799-3464.

September 5 - 7
OCCP
Bridge View Center

OCCP Presents Jungle Book for our 10 year anniversary. Come join us and enjoy a great show! Show times 9/5 & 9/6 at 7 pm; 9/7 at 2 pm. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for kids 16 and under and may be purchased from the contact listed. For more information, contact Marc Lay at (641) 799-9502 x6417 or go to www.OCCPKids.com.

September 15
Beauty of Nature Photo Contest Entry Deadline
Pioneer Ridge Nature Center

The "Beauty of Nature" photo contest is back again! We hope you attended the photography workshop in April and have excellent photos to share this year. Enter your photos free to Hy-Vee Drugstore Photo Department or Pioneer Ridge Nature Center. You can enter up to 2 photos in each category. Photos must be matted and 8'x10'. All photos will be on display at PRNC. The first week they will be available for viewing and for public voting. Judging will take place the following week. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

October 10 - 11
Halloween Hikes
Pioneer Ridge Nature Center

The Halloween Hikes are back and better than ever! Watch our website for the most up to date information this summer/fall. Hikes take place every ten minutes each night with the first hike at 6 pm and the last beginning at 8 pm or the time for which the last reservations have been taken. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

November 7 - 15
OCP - "Company"
Bridge View Center

Ottumwa Community Players presents "Company", a musical comedy. This will be a dinner theater event. In addition to the phone number provided, additional details can be requested via ottumwacommunityplayers@gmail.com. For more information, contact Jeff Leonard at (641) 799-5421.

November 15
Soap Making Workshop
Pioneer Ridge Nature Center

This year's fall craft is making soap. Chelsea Ewen will lead us through the steps of making our very own soap to take home. This is a great way to spend some time with family and/or friends, try something new, and have something to take home with you. The workshop will run from 10 am - 2 pm. Lunch will be served. Pre-registration is required by November 7, and a minimum number of pre-registrants must be met for this workshop to take place. The cost is $15 for materials. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

December 11
My Travels to Spain
Pioneer Ridge Nature Center

In 2013, Annette Wittrock traveled to Spain to participate in the bull run and explore the countryside. Come hear about this fun adventure with the help of a slide show. Maybe you will be inspired to travel to Spain yourself. All are welcome at this free event beginning at 5:00 PM. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

December 19
Christmas Bird Count
Wapello County

Now in it's 115th year, the Christmas Bird Count is the longest running wildlife survey conducted. We will be counting birds all day in an attempt to find as many species as we can within our count circle. Everyone is welcome to join in the county by counting at home or joining us on the drive through the count circle. Give us a call if you would like more information or would like to participate. No need to be a bird expert to help out. For more information, contact Wapello County Conservation Board at (641) 682-3091 or go to WapelloCounty.org.

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