Holy Trinity High School Homecoming basketball game against Danville. Varsity Boys and Girls will both play, games begin at 6:30 PM.
One of Americas largest gathering of Bald Eagles happens each winter right here in the beautiful Nauvoo area. Thousands of these majestic birds make this area of the Mississippi River their winter home which makes experiencing them, watching them, and photographing them very easy and enjoyable. January 16-17, 2016 is Bald Eagle Appreciation Days in Nauvoo & nearby Keokuk. January is an amazing time to come see Nauvoo.
FMHS Booster Club's Annual Cake Auction during the Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball games against Holy Trinity High School. Cakes will be donated by various groups and auctioned off during the game. Cake and Ice Cream will also be sold in the MPR during the game. All proceeds go to the FMHS Booster Club.
Young Professionals Lunch n Learn series. The topic is, "Increasing Your Effectiveness!" with Rebecca Bowker as the guest speaker. This will be held on January 29th from Noon to 1 PM at the Atlas Steak & Smokehouse. Anyone 21-39 years old who live or work in the greater Fort Madison area are welcome.
Business Women Connect brings women of diverse occupations together to foster both personal and professional growth through leadership, education and networking support. The guest speaker will be Dr. Carole Richardson. The meeting will be at Simple Table by Hitomi from Noon to 1 PM. Cost is $10/person FM Chamber members and $15/person for non-members.
Untold Nauvoo Stories Symposium. This annual gathering has become a meaningful event for sharing untold and little known stories of the histories of Hancock and Lee counties. It covers the full legacy of Nauvoo's rich history including: Native American peoples, the Latter-day Saint saga, the utopian Icarian movement, the German immigrants, the Sisters of St. Benedict ministry, and Nauvoo rebirth as a point of heritage tourism for all the above. The 2016 Untold Nauvoo Stories Symposium will be held February 5 - 6, 2016.
Save the date for the Fort Madison Partners Annual Dinner. It will be held at the Comfort Inn & Suites and starts at 5:30pm.