We hope you all saw the wonderful three pages of articles and pictures about the Princeton Garden Walk in the Quad-City Times on Sunday, July 20.
Thank you to the participants and supporters of The Garden Walk are Val Rache, Billie and Michael Davids, Linda and Robert Holst, Judy and Brent Herman, Deb Shipman and Keith Youngers, Pam and Keith Holst, Val and Jim Rasche, Gwen and John Knollman, Dawn McMeen, Karen and Roger Woomert, Lona and Wylie Pillers
Car Show sponsored by the Princeton Emergency Responders Association on Aug. 3, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on River Dr. Pancakes, eggs and sausage will be available for purchase. There will be a safety house this year on display, fire trucks, as well as bounce houses, children’s water fights, a farmers market, and food vendors will also be there. Everyone is welcome.
The Fire Department is looking for volunteers. Anyone who might be interested in discussing what is involved will be welcome to do so at the car show.
Princeton Days: August 22, 23 and 24. Brochures are available at City Hall, the Bank and the Library. This year’s theme is “Princeton Proud.” All Vets are invited to be in the Princeton Days Parade. Raffle tickets are available at City Hall, Blackhawk Bank & Trust, Keith & Co. and Go Fish.
Donations for the Kohnert Family are being taken at any Blackhawk Bank & Trust and through the Red Cross.
Upcoming events at Community Center:
· Princeton Days – August 22nd 23rd.
· Coffee and Conversation – September 2 – 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The event is free and all are welcome.
· Meet and Greet Princeton Businesses on National Boss's Day – October 16 – 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
· Santa Comes to Town (all ages) – December 6 – 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Princeton has a Facebook page. This is a chance to post pictures of events and give upcoming news. Please like us at https://www.facebook.com/CityofPrincetonIowa?ref=hl
For new residents, please contact the Welcoming Committee: Rebekah Doering at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The City is looking for a volunteer to do an informal census of the trailer court due to an incomplete census count at the last census-taking. Please contact City Hall if you are interested.
City Hall will be closed September 1 – Labor Day.
All City committee meetings are open to the public at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
1st Monday – Plan and Zoning Committee with note that extra meetings may be called for special projects – City Hall
1st Monday – Park Board - Library
1st Thursday – Sidewalk Committee – City Hall
1st Thursday – Community Center Committee – Community Center
2nd Thursday – City Council – City Hall
3rd Wednesday– Economic Development Committee – 6:30 p.m. – City Hall
Recycle dates are: August 1st, 15th, 29th.