By Steve Peterson
Calliope Village of Hawarden will open for the season on Memorial Day weekend.
It starts this Sunday, May 26 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
It will be open every Sunday for tourists and passersby to see the collection of buildings, which depict life of area residents in the 19th Century when the town of Calliope was the Sioux County seat.
Volunteers from Big Sioux River Valley Historical Society staff the Sunday afternoon hours.
Calliope Village is located along Iowa Highway 12 in Hawarden.