Benton County Calendar

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FREQUENT LINKS – Bloomsbury Farm. Tara Hills Country Club. Keystone Turner Hall (Facebook). Belle Plaine Country Club (Facebook).

Friday, Sept. 30, 2022

Belle Plaine – Homecoming soup supper at First Lutheran Church, 1523 Sunset Drive, Belle Plaine. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Free Will Donation. Chicken Noodle, Chili, Wisconsin Cheese Soup – Bars – Dinner Rolls – Lemonade, Water, Coffee. Proceeds will be given to the Belle Plaine Area Ambulance Service. Please come to support our Community Outreach Mission.

Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022

Belle Plaine – Eighth annual Harvest Hustle. 5K and one-mile walk/run. 1 p.m. Grace Community Church, 1400 8th Ave. in Belle Plaine. All proceeds will be donated to overseas missions. $25 per person, which includes a t-shirt. Registration forms may be picked up at Cornerstone Apothecary, Belle Plaine, Belle Plaine Chiropractic and Drahos Shoe Store. Or t the website,

Newhall – Newhall First Responder and Fire Department Foundation Breakfast. 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Serving pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, biscuits and gravy. Dine in and carry out.

Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022

Van Horne – Tara Hills. Over 50 two-person best shot. 18 holes. 9 a.m.

Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022

Van Horne – 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Marketplace (Birds of a Feather) 103 Main Street. Farmer’s market and children’s fall festival. During open hours in November there is a Food Drive (bring in one non-perishable food item and receive 10% off one item)

Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022

Newhall – Newhall American Legion and Auxiliary Smorgasbord. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. At the Newhall American Legion Hall.

Van Horne – Soup at Salem Methodist Church, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022

Newhall – CLS Brunch. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Central Lutheran School. 310 Third St. W, Newhall.

Van Horne – IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CHURCH BEEF & PORK DINNER. Dine-in or carry-out. Serving from 11 am – 1 pm. Beef, BBQ Beef, Pork, BBQ Pork, Cheesy Potatoes, Green Beans, Corn, Salads, Dinner Roll & Desserts. Ticket: Adults: $12.00. Children 5 – 12: $6.00

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2022

Van Horne – Tara Hills. Over 50 two-person best shot. 18 holes. 9 a.m.

Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022

Belle Plaine – Trunk or Treat on Main Street. 3 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 31, 2022

Belle Plaine – City Trick or Treat, 5 to 98 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022

Van Horne – The Marketplace (Birds of a Feather) 103 Main Street. Christmas open house. Door prizes, hot cider and cookies. Many Christmas gifts and decor. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Email for details on any event.

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