Sheldon, Iowa — A fundraiser for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life — Daffodil Sales — are going on in O’Brien County.
One of the first flowers of Spring, the daffodil is the symbol of hope. O’Brien County Daffodil orders are being taken from now through February 18th. To place your order, you can call call Cindy Runger at 324-4833; Loretta Vander Linden at 324-2273. You can also order at Hair Headquarters, His and Her Hair, Impressions, or stop at the Sheldon Public Library.
Daffodils will be available for pickup on Tuesday, March 8th at Cook’s Cafe from 1 to 4:30 PM.
In O’Brien County, daffodils are available as a bunch for $10, a bunch and a vase for $15, or a 4-inch potted dainty for $8. Proceeds from the sale of the daffodils go toward the O’Brien County American Cancer Society Relay For Life, which has been scheduled for Tuesday, June 14th, 2016.
In Sioux County, American Cancer Society Spokesperson Teresa Vande Pol says daffodil sales are being organized now and details will be released soon. Their Relay for Life has been scheduled for June 10th, 2016 at the Sioux Center track.
In Osceola County, Bobby Snow says daffodil sales are also being organized. Their Relay for Life has been scheduled for August 5th.
In Lyon County, Ronda Arends says they have decided not to do daffodil sales this year. Their Relay for Life has been scheduled for Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the Forster Community Center.