Museum Events

John L. Lewis Events


May 1st 2018: John L. Lewis Museum Opens


April 29th: Appreciation Day


John L. Lewis Labor Festivial

Saturday, September 1nd 2018


As you can see, we have a fun filled day planned for everyone at every age. We hope you will come and enjoy the day with us.


This is a tentative schedule for the day.

6-10 A.M.      Firemen's Breakfest at Fire House
8 A.M.           5K Obstagle/Run
9-11 A.M.       Free Blood Pressure Check at SW corner of the Lodge Building, given by Lucas County Health Nurse

9 A.M.-3 P.M.    John L. Lewis Mining & Labor Museum Open

10 A.M.            Sandwich & Drink Stand Open

9-10:30 A.M.    Chariton River Valley Antique Power Association Tractor Display in front of the John L. Lewis Museum

10 A.M.          Parade Registration 2 Blocks East of John L. Lewis Museum
                     Venders Open    Hot Dog/Popcorn/Drink Stand

11 A.M.        Parade

11:30 A.M.   Beef & Noodle Dinner following Parade at Community Building

12-3:00 P.M.  Car Show-Best of Show and People's Choice

12:30 P.M.     Kid's Pedal Tractor Pull Registration (100 Pound Limit)

1-5 P.M.      Bingo- Fire Station 
        
1 P.M.         Kid's Pedal Tractor Pull 

2 P.M.        Free Kid's Drawing-Bikes and Prizes                                                                                
                 Golf Cart Obstagle Course- Carts Provided

2:15 P.M.    Birthday Cake Decorating Contest

2:30 P.M.    Cake Walk In Community
 
3-5:00 P.M.  Bounce House

3:30 P.M.     Raffle Drawing

4:30-7 P.M.  Pulled Pork Supper (Free Will Donation)

7-12 P.M.     Street Dance- Live Music/Beverages- Bring Lawn Chairs

FREE PARKING IN THE FORMER DEKKO PARKING LOT & FREE PARKING CARS & PICKUPS ONLY-BEHIND COMMUNITY BUILDING.
Festival Proceeds are used for John L. Lewis Museum maintenance.
For More Information: Call 641-766-6421 or 641-766-6544