Current-LEE listings for Monday, Aug. 20

Fort Madison Depot Farmer’s Market
Every Monday local vendors have farmer’s market options available at the Old Santa Fe Depot on the Riverfront in Fort Madison. The farmer’s market runs every Monday until Oct. 8 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the parking lot west of the depot.
Riverview Games
The annual Riverview Games will be held on Aug. 25 from 10 a.m. to noon in Riverview Park in Fort Madison. The event is free to area families and is sponsored by the Fort Madison Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Club, Fort Madison Lions Club,  Fort Madison Kiwanis, and Fort Madison Rotary. Volunteers are still needed. Please call the Chamber at 372-5471 for details.
YMCA Youth Soccer Clinic
The free “Just for Kicks” clinic will be held at the Baxter Sports Complex in Fort Madison on Thursday, Aug. 23. 1st and 2nd grade will be from 5-5:45 p.m. 3rd and 4th grade from 6-6:45 p.m., and 5th and 6th graders from 7-7:45 p.m.
Veteran’s Breakfast at Sunnybrook
Each month on the third Tuesday of the month, Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts a Veteran’s Breakfast from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at 5025 River Valley Road in Fort Madison. The next breakfast will be Aug. 21 in the dining room. Call 372-8611 for additional details.
RevFitness Birthday Open House
From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on August 24, RevFitness will hold an open house with wine, snacks and membership deals. First five visitors get a free gift.
North Lee County Relay for Life
Please note the date change from Sept. 29 to Sept. 14. The event will begin at 5 p.m. at the Fort Madison High School track and will conclude with closing ceremonies at 10:30 p.m. Visit the Relay Facebook page here at
Corporate Games
The Fort Madison Chamber of Commerce Corporate Games will be held Oct. 5. This fun and competitive afternoon pits local manufacturing and industry teams against each other in a battle of wits and skills at the Baxter Sports Complex.
Tri-State Rodeo
The 2018 Tri-State Rodeo is set for action September 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th. For the past 71 years this premiere community event brings fast paced Rodeo action, specialty acts and top name entertainment to Fort Madison, Iowa and the C.E. “Eddie” Richards Arena and this year will be no exception. The 2018 Tri-State Rodeo promises to be one of the best Rodeos of 2018.  The Tri-State Rodeo will continue with the CINCH SHOOTOUT Wednesday evening which is quickly becoming one of the most exciting nights of the rodeo.  The action does not stop there, the best in the PRCA will take over the CE “Eddie” Richards Arena Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  The Tri-State Rodeo will bring three national entertainment acts this year.  It should be a great Rodeo followed by great music.
Fort Madison YMCA Rodeo Stampede 5K Run/Walk
The annual 5K Run/Walk will take place on Sept. 8. Contact the YMCA for detail at 372-2403

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