Our Community: Organizations
American Legion auxiliary UNIT #166
Comprised of wives, mothers, daughters, sisters, grandmothers, granddaughters and great-granddaughters of veterans who served our country during times of war. Meetings are generally the third Monday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Shellsburg American Legion.
Contact: Martha Travis 319-436-2217
American legion post #166
For any active or honorable discharged member of the US military or Merchant Marines who served during a wartime period. Meetings are normally the first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 pm at the Shellsburg American Legion. The Shellsburg American Legion hosts a weekly breakfast every Saturday from 8:00 am to 10:00 am. Cost is a good will offering. Everyone is welcome!
Contact: Ed Shaeffer 319-389-2682 firstname.lastname@example.org
American Legion RIDERS CHAPTER #166
The American Legion Riders are a diverse group of motorcycle enthusiasts sharing common goals. All are members of The American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary, or Sons of The American Legion—and all are united by patriotism. They answer the call to ride in service to America’s military, her veterans, and for the children and youth of our country. Meetings are held the second Saturday of the month @ 10 am at the Shellsburg Legion Hall.
Contact: Kaye Bonesteel 319-521-4545 email@example.com
Benton City Masonic lodge #81
CUB SCOUT PACK 43
Shellsburg area boys and girls, grades 1 through 5 are eligible and encouraged to join! Meetings occur on Sundays from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Refer to the Community Calendar for upcoming meeting dates and locations.
Contact: Angela Dooley 319-202-2214 firstname.lastname@example.org
GIRL SCOUT TROUP 413
HARRISON WILLING WORKERS 4-H CLUB
SHELLSBURG AREA COMMUNITY GROUP (SACG)
Nonprofit organization of Shellsburg area residents established to promote community betterment. Meetings are normally the third Monday of the month at 6:00 pm in the lower level of the library.
Contact: Jill Hidinger 319-447-7137 email@example.com
SHELLSBURG LIONS CLUB
The Lions club were organized to foster local and international good relations and service to the community. Our motto is "We Serve." In 1925 we were challenged by Helen Keller to become "Knights of the Blind". Since that time, Lions all over the world have worked in the area of sight and hearing. Meetings are held the second Monday of each month at Shellsburg Legion Hall at 6:30 pm.
Contact: Judy Shaeffer 319-436-7117 firstname.lastname@example.org
SHELLSBURG SHARE FOOD PANTRY
Our mission is to help feed those in our community while creating a hunger for Christ. The Share Food Pantry serves residents in the Shellsburg area zip code, as well as attendees of the supporting churches.
Food collection: City Hall (108 Main Street SE)
Food distribution: Distributions normally occur on the second Saturday of each month from 10:00 am to 11:30 am, and the fourth Thursday from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. During the months of November and December, these dates may be altered. You can also refer to The Pride for upcoming food distribution dates.
PO Box 18, Shellsburg, IA 52332
Contact: Judy Mumm 319-350-8431 email@example.com
SHELLSBURG-URBANA CLOVERBUDS 4-H CLUB
SONS OF THE AMERICAN LEGION SQUADRON #166
A local women’s club aimed at self improvement and encouraging interest in the general welfare of the community. Meetings are generally the second Tuesday at 2:00 pm at various homes.
Contact: Karolynn Roehr 319-436-2996 firstname.lastname@example.org