Whiskey Dixon, Contagious coming again to New Melle this June Festival Parade Theme announced as “Wild, Wild, West”March 22, 2017
It’s that time of the year again to announce our annual festival here in our local community. The New Melle Festival is held each year and vendors from around the community, an all-star carnival company, bands from the area, children and adults of all ages come together. New Melle Sports and Recreation will sponsor the New Melle Festival on its grounds June 15th through 17th, 2017.
- March 13, 2017
Mark your calendar for April 20 – 30, 2017 for the 15th AUGUSTA PLEIN AIR ART FESTIVAL. The Augusta Heritage Foundation has partnered with this year’s festival to celebrate the historic and cultural heritage of Augusta.
- March 10, 2017
The players of the New Melle Community Passion Play will present the story of the last days in the life of Christ for the two weekends before Easter. Shows are Saturday April 1 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday April 2 at 2:00 and 4:30 p.m. and again on Saturday April 8 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday April 9 at 2:00 & 4:30 p.m.
- March 07, 2017
By Randal Oaks
The Masquerade Ball held in Augusta on Feb. 26 was a tremendous success. Over 100 guests, almost all in costume or mask, arrived at the Augusta Harmonie-Verein American Legion Hall to find it transformed in to a 1920’s era fun-filled “speakeasy.”
- March 02, 2017
By Dianne Sudbrock
Jeff and Annie Schneider moved to the New Melle area from Des Moines, Iowa in 2001 and have forged many friendships in the community, especially through their involvement with the New Melle VFW where both are active members of the Auxiliary.