On Saturday, February 25th, Columbus Junction Iowa will host the 5th Annual St David’s Day Parade and Feast. Saint David was the patron saint of Wales. The parade will start under the viaduct on Main Street at 1pm and end at the American Legion where participants will celebrate the Feast of St David with Lobsgows. Please wear red for Wales and carry banners with your Welsh name or carry Welsh flags. This event is for people of Welsh descent, relatives of people of Welsh descent and people who want to enjoy a fun day with the Welsh. Please R.S.V.P. to Troy Pugh at 563-299-2472 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Volunteers and donations are welcome.
Chin National Day will be celebrated locally on Saturday, February 18 from 10 am to noon at the Columbus High School Auditorium. Contact someone from Carson Chin Baptist Church or Zophei Christian Church for more information.
Menke & Company released the agreed-upon procedures report for the City of Columbus Junction for July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016. A copy of the report is available at the Civic Center and online at the auditor.iowa.gov/reports/index.html.