Calendar | Events
July 2015

Community Events
Marengo Library Summer Reading Program
Contact: Jackie Jordan  
Phone: 319-741-3825
Address: 235 East Hilton Street, Marengo 52301  
Location: Marengo Public Library
Starts: May 27, 2015
Ends:  August 19, 2015
Time: (11:00am - 12:00pm)

Attention kids, the Marengo Public Library will be hosting a summer reading program starting on May 27th, 2015 at 11:00am. The program will be every Wednesday from 11:00am to 12:00pm. For more information contact Jackie Jordan at 319-741-3825.

Pool Opening for the 2015 Season
Contact: Marengo City Hall
Phone: 319-642-3232
Address: 1277 Franklyn Ave, Marengo, IA 52301  
Location: Marengo Municipal Pool
Starts: June 1, 2015
Ends:  August 21, 2015
Time: (12:00pm - 7:00pm)

The Marengo Municipal Pool will be opening on Monday June 1st, 2015. For information on season passes please feel free to contact the Marengo City Hall at 319-642-3232.

Marengo's Independence Day Celebration
Contact: Marengo City Hall
Phone: 319-642-3232
Address: Downtown Marengo, Marengo, IA 52301  
Location: Marengo City Park
Date: July 3, 2015  (Starts at: 12:00pm)

The City of Marengo's annual 3rd of July Independence Day celebration is scheduled for Friday July 3rd, 2015. The current list of events include, but are not limited too:

Marengo Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast @ the American Legion 7:00am-10:00am, all proceeds go towards the betterment of children in the local community as well as scholarships for graduating seniors.

Iowa Valley Fine Arts Booster 5K Fun Run/Walk, begin at the IV High School. Registration at 6:00am-6:45am, start time is 7:00am. Please contact Kari at 319-361-5611.

The Car Show will be held at the IV Elementery School parking lot from 8:00am to 3:00pm

Horse-shoe tournament, beginning at 8:45am at the Horse Shoe pit next to the IV Elementery School, Ron Stanerson is the Point of contact, $15.00 entry fee for registered participants, only $10.00 regisration fee is the pitchers are dressed in all white.

The Bike Rodeo, hosted by the Marengo Police Department and sponsored by the Marengo Memorial Hospital will be held in the parking lot behind the Public Library at 9:00am-10:30am, this will be a fun activity for children of all ages learning about bike safety and going through the obstacle course. Bike helmets will be required and will be availble for all children without a helmet. More information to follow, POC is Chief Galen Moser.

The Youth Triathalon will be held in front of the Marengo Pool on Franklyn Street from 10:30am-11:45am.

The Marengo Pool will open at 12:00pm that day, free of charge. Hours of operation will be posted.

Many of the Vendors will begin setting up between 11:00am and 12:00pm in the Marengo City Park. Fun games and activities, including but not limited too HipHop Hannah face painting, Kingdom Klown Balloons, pony rides, inflatables, as well as kids relays and other activities will be available from noon going throughout the rest of the day.

A Bean Bag Tourney will start at 2:00pm in front of Beer 30, Nathan Von Lienen is the POC.

At 4:30, "The Quiz Show" will be on the bandstand, featuring Stumpy Kinzenbaw and some of Marengo's finest. Come on down for this entertaining little show.

Leanne's Dance Students will take the stage on the bandstand at 5:00pm.

The Parade Line up begins at 6:00pm, with a 6:30 start time.

There will be a movie in the park at (dusk) 8:30pm-10:00pm, sponsored by the Marengo Public Library.

Fireworks begin at 10:00am

Street Dance hosted by Phools Gold will begin after the fireworks featuring the Band "8 Seconds".

Many more games and vendors will be added up until the 3rd of July, check back for updates.

Kiwanis Meeting
Contact: Jennifer Olson  
Phone: 319-330-5431
Address: Eastern Ave, Marengo, IA 52301  
Location: Casa Tequela
Date: July 15, 2015  (12:00pm - 1:00pm)

The Kiwanis of Marengo will meet at Casa Tequila on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of month. All members of the community are encouraged to attend. The local Kiwanis works towards the betterment of the youth in the local community.

Pension with Aid & Attendance Presentation
Contact: Jennifer Olson, VSO  
Phone: 319-642-3925
Address: 235 East Hilton Street, Marengo, IA 52301  
Location: Marengo Public Library
Date: July 29, 2015  (5:00pm - 6:00pm)

A presentation on Pension with Aid & Attendance will be offered at the Marengo Public Library on Wedneday July 29th, 2015 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm in the basement. This will provide veterans and family members with the eligibility requirements and general process of obtaining this benefit for veterans/family members receiving a higher level of care. Please contact Jennifer Olson, VSO for any additional information, at 319-642-3925 or e-mail

2015/2016 Dance Registration
Contact: Leanne Cronbaugh
Phone: 319-642-7220
Address: 249 E. Washington Street, Marengo, IA 52301  
Location: Leanne's Dance Studio
Date: July 30, 2015  (5:00pm - 8:00pm)

Exciting changes are happening this year at Leanne's Dance Studio. We are now offering induvidual classes for our 1st graders and older this year, Ballet, Tap, Jazz, contemporary, Hip Hop, Gymnastics, as well as boy's Hip Hop. Come on in and check it out for yourself!