The annual Farmers’ Market will again be open beginning May 22, 3:30 – 6:30, at the City Hall Parking Lot, NW 62nd Ave and Merle Hay Rd. It will again run every Tuesday (except July 4) through October 9. The market raises funds for the Residential Tree Program operated by the City of Johnston, providing […]
Our Annual Pancake Breakfast will be held Saturday, April 21, 7:00-11:00, at the Johnston Middle School cafeteria, 6501 NW Merle Hay Rd. We again anticipate serving nearly 500 community members. Last year the effort raised almost $3,000 after expenses, from ticket sales and placemat ads sold to supporting local businesses. See the web page for more […]
We have printed and distributed our first Johnston High School Sports Program for the school year, having gained 91 advertisers from the Johnston area. The ad sales will generate over $15,000 income. After printing expenses, we’ll share the proceeds with the Johnston Schools Booster Club for their educational and sports program contributions.
We netted well over $5,000 from our Book Sale this year, an increase of more than $950 above last year’s proceeds. We’ll donate almost all of this to the Johnston Public Library! Thanks to some great volunteers from the Silver Cord high schoolers (some pictured here) and a crew from the Youth Homes of Mid-America!