Collins Clippers Mother’s Day Car Wash

Don’t know what to give Mom for Mother’s Day? How about a clean vehicle? Collins Clippers 4-H club will hold a car wash on Saturday, May 10, starting at 9 a.m. A free-will donation is appreciated. We will be located on the south side of the Exchange State Bank. Come and get that winter "crud" removed.

Collins Community-Wide Cleanup

The Collins Community-Wide Cleanup has been scheduled for May 10 at 9 a.m. Please meet at the Collins Fire Department if you are interested in helping, with your gloves, rakes and neon vests if you have them (for working alongside the highway). Everyone is invited to participate. If you have a project that you’d like added to the worklist, please call Pam Twohey at 515-782-5066 or email collinslionsclub@gmail.com

2014 Collins Alumni Banquet

The 2014 Collins Alumni Banquet will be held Saturday, May 24, in the Collins Elementary School gymnasium at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 each and are on sale at the Collins Exchange State Bank, 641-385-2304, or with Judi Tiffany at HAIRHUT in Collins, 641-385-2560. Checks may be made payable to Collins Alumni Association. Hickory Park will cater the supper. Please note that reservations need to be made by May 17.

If you attended the Collins school, even though you may not have graduated from Collins, you are welcome to attend. So make those reservations now, and join us for a great evening at this year’s 2014 Collins Alumni Banquet.

(If you have news from the Collins area, Tammy Sposeto can be reached via email at tammy.sposeto@gmail.com, by mail to PO Box 122, or by phone at 515-339-2783.)