After being snowed out Friday evening, The Open House for the Mowry Irvine Mansion is scheduled to proceed as planned; 10 am to 4 pm Saturday and Noon to 4 pm Sunday. The new headquarters for the Historical Society of Marshalltown is at 503 West Main Street.
If you were planning to spend New Year’s Day outdoors at one of the First Day Hikes scheduled at 27 state parks, the Iowa DNR says forget it. The cold weather has forced the Hikes to be cancelled by the DNR. One of the Hikes was to take place the Pine Lake State Park in Eldora.
And non-weather, but New Year’s weekend related, the Marshalltown Public Library will be open from nine to four today, but closed tomorrow and Monday; The Marshall County Courthouse will be closed New Year’s day and the Marshalltown Municipal buses will not run on New Year’s day as well.