There will be a blood drive Monday July 1 from noon-6 pm at the First Baptist Church. Contact Jadyn Gentleman at 308-850-3634 for an appointment.
The pool hours for next week, June 24th-June 28th will be opened from 1-4:30 and 6-9. No swimming lessons will be given while the pool is closed unless arrangements have been made with Diana, the pool manager.
During the week of July 2nd-July 5th no swim lessons will be given prior to the pool opening at 1:00.
Cairo Cornstalk Festival is June 7 & 8
The theme is “There is No Place Like Home”
We are looking for pool assistant managers, must be 19 or older, serious inquiries only, please call the village office at 308-485-4400 or stop in.
Join us for Progressive Agriculture Safety Day on June 4th at the Cairo Community Center. Registration begins at 7:30 am. The Day ends at 2:00 pm
Cairo is celebrating five years of Agriculture Safety Day. Be sure to bring your K thru 6th grader to Safety Day on June 4th. Registration starts at 7:30 am. The day ends at 2 pm. Each child receives a t-shirt, lunch, snack and take home goodie bag.
Children get to participate in safety teaching activities focused on these topics: weather, auger, tractor roll over, knife, school bus, semi, stress management, hypothermia, neck and technology hazards, hunting and gun, road and flat tire, food, vaping and juuling.
The Cairo Community Foundation operates a fund to provide financial support for Progressive Agriculture Safety Day.
Several businesses donate time and funding to make Safety Day a fun, hands-on, learning adventure.
Contributing businesses include:
For more information contact Tara Janda at
Be sure to stop at the senior center during Cornstalk Festival.
Grab a cinnamon roll and a cup of coffee starting at 9:30 am on June 8th then find a space to watch the “There’s No Place Like Home” Parade running down main street.
Are you a bingo player. Then you’re in luck. Bingo rounds being at 1 pm.
If you are more of a card shark sit down for the pitch tournament starting at 3 pm.
Cairo has been known to have some of the fastest turtles in the sport. This year will be no exception. If you think you have a turtle with a little horsepower bring it to the pool park on Saturday, June 8th at noon to throw down with some of the quickest reptiles in the area. Races begin at Noon.
Turtles with the most decorated shells don’t necessarily get style points but they do get great admiration from the crowd. Contact Steve at 308-379-0752 with all your turtle racing questions.