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How to learn about whats happening at the train in East Park, Iowa
For the latest news on the 457 Rotary Cannonball you have three options;
 1) Cannonball Day Facebook Timeline emphasizes the events and activities sponsored by the Friends of the 457.  Find it at 

 2) Friends of the 457 Facebook page emphasizes the progress and projects for restoring and preserving the Minneapolis & St Louis #457 steam locomotive.  Find it at 

 3) The website you are on,, offers historical notes, photos, and information about the project, downloadable registration forms, an E-Alert Notification when news and article are posted, and a way to contact the chairmen of the Friends committee.

 Of course, all is done on a volunteer basis, so updates are not daily. Speaking of volunteers, WE NEED SOME. So, if you are interested in giving a helping hand to this awesome project, please use CONTACT US, or Mallory Mitchell, Mason City Volunteer Coordinator at City Hall.