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Time to guess how many kernels of corn

ROCK FALLS – The 32nd annual turkey give-away contest sponsored by the Coloma Township Park District, is underway.

Now through Nov. 22 participants can guess the number of corn kernels in a jar at the park district’s administrative office.

The contestant who guesses closest to the exact number will win a $25 gift certificate.

Today, the park district is hosting its 35th annual hot shot basketball competition starting at 1:30 p.m. at Merrill School, 600 Fourth Ave. The competition is open to boys and girls 8 to 18 and adults.

Registration can be done at the school today; the cost is $1.

For more information on park district programs, special events, or workshops, contact the staff at the office at 508 E. 11th St. or call 815-625-0272. 


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