The Anamoose Area Community Foundation 3rd annual fund-raising Corn Feed/Silent Auction is less than 2 weeks away. It will be held Sunday, August 28 at the Park. The Silent Auction is from 10:30-12 noon, and the Corn Feed from 11-1pm. The menu consists of corn, hamburgers, Cloverdale hot dogs, bars, and beverage. Root beer floats will be sold for $1. Corn has been donated by Helm Flying Service, hamburger by Lawrence & Nancy Bartz; D & M Family Market, Drake; & Hinrich’s Super Value, Harvey; buns donated by Warehouse Grocery, Harvey; plates & silverware by Bjorland Trucking; & cups & napkins by First State Bank-Anamoose.
Many items have already been received for the Silent Auction. Two items that should be of interest to farmers are Arthur Co. donations of: One ton anhydrous & a 80 acre 2011 fall custom application of anhydrous.
Other items are: Black 900 Frigidaire Microwave, 2.5 Ft. (R&JW, Anamoose) compact frigidaire refrigerator (R&JW), Decorative Mirror (Midwest Graphics, Martin), gift basket (Hair Oasis, Drake), New Holland Radio Control Toy Tractor (Lelm Implement, Harvey), Model A JD Toy Tractor (Gooseneck, Harvey), 3/8 Electric Drill (Harvey Tractor Supply), Case of Oil (Main Auto, Anamoose), Screw Drivers (Harvey Motor Service), Hypertufa Planter & Carrots (HAVIT-Harvey), 4020 JD Toy Tractor with DVD (D&SN-Anamoose), Speedy Wrench Set (Lemer True Value, Harvey; Wooden 32×48 Lighted White Angel (HAVIT, Harvey; (2) 1/2 gal Mixed Nuts & Peanuts,(Towner Hardware Store); Oil Change (Ripplinger Motors, Harvey); Massage (Helping Hands Massage, Harvey); Adjustment (Northern Family Wellness Chiropractic, Harvey; (2) Microfiber Car Cleaning Kits (Doug’s Auto Body, Martin) Household Supply Gift Basket (Tom’s Home Furnishings, Harvey; & (2) Deluxe Washes (Little Mart, Harvey ).
Gift Certificates are: 3 $25 Gift Cards at the Anamoose Cafe by Connie Rudnick, owner; Doug’s Auto Body, Martin, & Ewert Construction Anamoose; (2) $25 gas gift cards by Buechler Oil, (2) $10 Gift Card by Drake Cenex; & $25 Gift Card by Towner Cenex.
The noon entertainment is songs by Heidi & Pastor Olson, & Frances Seefeld on his accordian.
Donations will go to reach the Anamoose Area Community Foundation 2011 goal of $10,000 so we can give out more grants next year to the Anamoose area. This year we gave out $4,414 in grant funds.
Come join us for good food & a good time!