Annual Events

Waverly
The City of Waverly Swimming Pool, 601 Fifth Ave. SW, 352-6249
The pool is open from Memorial Day (late May) through Labor Day (early September) from 1 to 8 p.m. weekdays and 1 to 8:30 p.m. weekends.

Waverly Heritage Days
This annual event includes food, music and other entertainment.

Bremer County Fair
The fair includes carnival rides, animal exhibits, and a community-wide Agriculture Appreciation Dinner, Aug. 2

Waterloo
Martin Luther King Jr. Center of Hawkeye Community College Banquet—third week in January
Events include guest speakers, workshops, and youth activities. Contact Mary Theroith, 234–7543.

Club Les Dame’s Cotillion Ball—third week in April
The event honors young African-American women for academic and community accomplishments. Contact Bernice Richard, 233-2178.

Black Alliance Beautillion Ball—third week in May
Celebrates young African-American men as they grow from boyhood to manhood and focuses on academic and community involvement. Contact Robert Smith, 234-6819.

Afro-American Community Broadcasting Inc. Banquet—second Saturday in May
A successful Waterloo-Cedar Falls native returns to give an inspirational presentation. Contact Louise Porter, 234-1441.

The NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner—third week in October
This black-tie event includes a speaker and membership information. Contact Cliff Coney, 232–5731.

The Cedar Valley Race Conference—third week in November
This one-day event examines racism, its causes, effects, and solutions. Contact Walter Reed Jr., 291-4441.