We are having a RAGBRAI organizational meeting on Tuesday, April 3rd at City Hall, 5pm. Anyone interested in getting involved or just wants information should stop by. We are looking to organize a community tent where we could locate non-profit, local organizations under one roof. We also need volunteers to direct bikes.
The Legislative Committee of the Wilton Chamber of Commerce will hold a Legislative Open Forum on Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. at the Wilton Community Room – 104 E. 4th St.
This meeting will have our Senator Robert Dvorsky & Representative Bobby Kaufmann on hand to answer and discuss current issues before both the House and the Senate.
The Forum is open to the public and all interested persons are invited and encouraged to attend. Let's all take this opportunity to educate ourselves with the current legislative issues.
The Founders Day Committee has met and is making plans for this year's event. The theme is "Comic Book Characters/super Heros". We would love to see a lot of parade entries this year! Once Again There Will Be The Eager Beaver Run, Cornhole Tournament, Inflatables, Bingo, Car Show, Parade, Duck Races, Volleyball Tournament, Etc.
Stay tuned for more information!
The Wilton Chamber of Commerce is planning their Spring city-wide garage sale for Saturday, May 5, 2018. With the Chamber office coordinating the advertising to draw numerous shoppers to wilton.
Submit your listing online at https://www.wiltoniowa.org/chamber/garagesales/form then mail your payment to the Chamber Office.
Where: First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall
213 W. 5th St., Wilton, Iowa
When: Thanksgiving Day 2017 November 23
Serving from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
23rd Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held on Thanksgiving Day – November 23, 2017 in the Fellowship Hall of the First Presbyterian Church in Wilton. Serving of a traditional turkey dinner will begin at 11:30 a.m.
The TV show American Pickers will be heading to Iowa late September/mid October. We are looking for large private collections for the guys to dig through. We'd love to spread the word in your area.
Feel free to share this with local media, individuals, social media, bulletin boards, etc. Please make sure people who are interested reach out to us on our phone number 1-855-OLD-RUST (653-7878), or our email, which is AmericanPickers@cineflix.com.
THEME – 1ST PLACE – #1 WILTON BANK
2ND PLACE – #9 COMMUNITY BANK
3RD PLACE – #17 CLASS OF 1982
BEST DECORATED – 1st PLACE - #11 WILTON WRESTING
2ND PLACE – #4 SUNSET VIEW PET HOSPITAL
3RD PLACE – #6 WILTON RETIREMENT COMMUNITY
ORIGINAL – 1ST PLACE – # 8 VIETNAM VETERANS
2ND PLACE – #13 SAMANATHA’S DANCE ACADEMY
3RD PLACE – #10 VERNON VOSS
In partnership with the City of Wilton and the Wilton Development Corporation, we are working to develop a Housing Needs Assessment for the City of Wilton. We ask for your participation in a short survey, to help us better understand the housing needs and desires of the community. Your responses will be completely anonymous and will be used to support our analysis and guide the recommendations that will be put forth in our report.
Friday, August 25, 2017