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Lots of fun at the Lake!


Fresh on Fridays
Due to our reduced activities, Fresh on Fridays hours are 9-11am.
Also, we are now postponing our kids activities and refreshments on the patio through July 10.  
We do have a program for older youth, Harvest-Gather-Share! These youth will be available on Friday mornings from 10-11am to educate and sell produce and bouquets from the Bee Happy Garden!
* NOTE* Coffee on the patio and the Bee Happy Kids activities are suspended through July 10 due to the coronavirus situation.
 Date: June 26, 2020
Time: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Central Gardens of North Iowa, 800 2nd Avenue North
Email: info@centralgardensnorthiowa.com
Fees/Admission: Free


  Food Truck Friday
A socially distanced food truck event featuring chamber member food trucks set up at different locations! Stay tuned to find out who will join us!
Friday, June 26: Ritz Rings & Things and Kona Ice will be at Central Gardens from 5-7pm!

Date: June 26, 2020
Time: 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Email: trish@clearlakeiowa.com


Jake Shrodt Back at Sharkys
Jake is Back and loving Clear Lake, He wants did get your mind off this Pandemic and have you come to Sharkys and Relax with family & friends with food or a beverage....

Date: June 26, 2020
Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location: 12 south shore dr.


Movement Saturday
Free Free Movement Class
This class will take place every Saturday from June 20th to July 18th (EXCEPT JULY 4th) from 8:30 to 9:30 am on the Ceremonial Lawn at Central Gardens of North Iowa at 800 2nd Avenue North in Clear Lake.

The following is the class schedule: June 27 8:30 am Barre Class -Fuses traditional ballet barre with strength training, Pilates, and yoga. Bring your own mat. Instructor - Shauna Crabb owner of Raising the Barre July 11 8:30 am Yoga - The practice of yoga makes the body strong and flexible, it also improves the functioning of the respiratory, circulatory, digestive, and hormonal systems. Bring your own mat. Instructor- Judy Demro July 18 8:30 am Yoga - The practice of yoga makes the body strong and flexible, it also improves the functioning of the respiratory, circulatory, digestive, and hormonal systems. Bring your own mat. Instructor- Terri Mulford Questions email beckedorenbush@yahoo.com

Date: June 27, 2020
Time: 08:30 AM
Location: Central Gardens of North Iowa 800 2nd Avenue North
Contact: Becke Dorenbush
Email: beckedorenbush@yahoo.com
Fees/Admission: Free


  Farmer's Market
The mission of the Clear Lake Farmer's Market is to offer healthy, fresh produce and handcrafted products to consumers while building community connections and supporting the local economy.

Date: June 27, 2020
Time: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Location: Surf Ballroom Parking Lot - 460 North Shore Drive Email: clfarmersmarket@gmail.com


Kick the Tires Poker Run
This Charity Poker Run is for all you Bikers out there !!! Riding for a good cause to support Home Town Restaurants and Bars in our local area. Blessing of the Bikes at 9:30 am at The Sports Page in Mason City then off to Sharkys and other establishments... Raffle Proceeds will be for a Child Abuse Advocate Biker Organization

Date: June 27, 2020
Time: 09:30 AM - 06:30 PM
Location: The Sports Page - Mason City
Contact: Jason Baker


 Garden Tour
Clear Lake Friendly Garden Club's 2020 Garden Tour is Saturday, June 27th! Tour 4 gardens at your leisure between 10am-2pm (rain or shine).
Tickets are $10 to see 4 gardens and may be purchased at any one of the gardens. Cash or checks accepted.
Participating homes (no early tours, set hours only):
1. Larry & Kay Day, 508 3rd Ave N
2. Jeff & Cheryl Sheimo, 308 N 9th St
3. Jerry Nelson & Christen Sherwood, 408 N 5th
4. Dennis & Barb Rinnels, 800 N 10th St

Date: June 27, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM


 On Line Virtual Garden Party
Each year, Central Gardens of North Iowa hosts a Summer Garden Party as their once a year fundraiser. This year, due to Covid-19 we are unable to gather in person so we are taking our auction on line! Items will be on sale from June 28th through July 4th. All proceeds raised will go towards our annual garden operating costs. There will be some items to bid on and others that you can just purchase. Also there will be sponsorship items available as well. As soon as a link is finalized to our sale, we will update this calendar posting. Or go to our website for more info on the on line Garden Party at https://centralgardensnorthiowa.com/events-calendar/garden-party/

Date: June 28, 2020 - July 4, 2020
Email: info@centralgardensnorthiowa.com


 Afternoon Tea at the Larch Pine Inn
This historic 1875 Victorian home is the perfect setting to celebrate special occasions, whether you’re celebrating as an overnight guest or getting together for lunch.
Afternoon Teas include a 4-course luncheon, a specialty Tea from Holistic Harmony, a fashion show presented by North Iowa retailers or a short program by the Clear Lake Historical Society and a tour of the Inn. This summer, the 4-course luncheon will be served on the wrap around screened-in porch, the formal dining room and parlor.
 
There will be a few changes because of Covid-19. Groups will be limited to six people and each group will have their own table, limiting the number of reservations. Tables will be the “safe distance” of 6 feet apart and all courses will be plated and served.
 
The luncheon includes a blend of sweet and savory sandwiches, salads and cakes, and a Spring Tea from Holistic Harmony of Clear Lake. Doors open at 1pm. The cost to attend is $28/person. Space is limited. Reservations are required. For reservations call 641-357-0345 or email info@larchpineinn.com
 

. Date: June 28, 2020
Time: 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Location:  Larch Pine Inn Bed & Breakfast, 401 North 3rd Street, Clear Lake, IA 50428 
Contact: Paula at 641-357-0345
Email: info@larchpineinn.com
Fees/Admission: $28/person


Battle of the Badges Blood Drive
LifeServe Blood Center is partnering with local law enforcement, paramedics, firefighters, and other first responders to host special blood drives across the state. Donors will be able to "pledge their pint" in a friendly competition between agencies. Appointments required

Date: June 29, 2020
Time: 02:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Location: Clear Lake Fire Department 711 2nd Ave N, Clear Lake
Contact: Call 800.287.4903 Text LIFESERVE to 999-777 to schedule your lifesaving donation.


Dockside Night
Sit back and enjoy a relaxing evening on the Lady of the Lake Dockside! Feel the fresh air on your face, sway to the music, and relax into the lake lifestyle. Cash bar is open.

Date: July 1, 2020
Location: Docked downtown at the Seawall.
Contact: 641-357-2243
Email: info@cruiseclearlake.com
Fees/Admission: Free admission for Dockside night.
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