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5 to 7 p.m. — Final Hillsboro Farmers’ Market for 2019, nachos supreme will be served by Grace Community Church, Hillsboro Memorial Park.

7 p.m. — Town and County garden club meeting, Goessel community room.


8 a.m. to 9 p.m. — Florence Labor Day Celebration. Citywide garage sales, biscuits and gravy served by Florence Chamber of Commerce, and second annual co-ed softball tournament, 8 a.m. Picnic on the lawn served by Florence Historical Society, 4 to 6 p.m. Food and soft drinks at Advance Lodge No. 114 AF and AM, 6 p.m. Free face painting, caricature drawings, henna tattoos, photo booth, 6 to 9 p.m. Matt Engels Band 6 to 8 p.m. Street dance with Callahan Band, 8:30 to 11 p.m.


11 a.m. to Dusk — Community Church service, 11 a.m. Potluck lunch, noon. Kids’ bike decorating workshop, 2 p.m. Ice cream social, 5:30 p.m. 1860’s Vintage baseball game, 6 p.m. Fireworks at dusk.


7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. — Breakfast served by Advance Lodge No. 114 AF and AM, 7:30 a.m. Labor Day run at the Nation’s Crossroads, 5Kilometer 8 a.m., 1-mile fun run, 8:45 a.m. Bryan Harper memorial horseshoe pitching contest, 8 a.m. Flag raising, 10:30 a.m. Parade on Main street, 11 a.m. Meals served by Girl Scout Travel Troop 30012, American Legion, and Masonic Lodge, noon. Kids’ games and turtle races, 1 p.m. FFA “Barnyard” Olympics, 1:30 p.m.


9 a.m. — Marion County commission meeting, Courthouse.

4 p.m. — Hillsboro city council meeting, city building.

Sept. 4

12:45 to 6:45 p.m. — Blood drive, Eastmoor United Methodist Church.

6:30 p.m. — Chris August Concert by Marion Christian Church, Marion High School Performing Arts Center.

Last modified Aug. 29, 2019