Dave Kriz

Mar 02 2015

Join us in Celebrating Ag Month this March!

Join us in Celebrating Ag Month this March!

Agriculture is intertwined with our history, heritage, and values, and remains an important part of our culture today. That’s why we have created an annual tradition every March to celebrate spring and agriculture with Ag Month events. We hatch baby chicks in our lobbies in anticipation of new life and all the good things that agriculture provides us. Life’s new beginnings each spring portray Mother Nature at her best. We look forward to these fun events:

Lucky Egg Prize Winners
Starting March 1, stop by your local Hills Bank location and choose the numbered egg you predict will hatch first and you could be a LUCKY prize winner! (No purchase or account required to enter or win. Need not be present to win.)

Baby Chicks

Baby Chick Hatchings
Baby chicks are scheduled to hatch the week of March 16th for Johnson and Washington Counties, and the week of March 23rd for Linn County locations. After they hatch, they are taken to a good home on a local farm within the Corridor.

Barnyard Day
Visit the following locations for a barnyard day celebration! You’ll see many different animals and maybe even pet a few. Be sure to bring a camera too!

Ag Month

  • Hills Bank Coralville, 1009 2nd Street
    Saturday, March 14th
  • Hills Bank Mount Vernon, 720 1st Avenue SE
    Saturday, March 28th
  • Hills Bank Cedar Rapids, 3905 Blairs Ferry Road NE
    Saturday, March 28th

Baby Chick Day
Visit Hills Bank North Liberty’s location on 590 W Forevergreen Rd from 9-11 am on Saturday March 21st for refreshments and to see the baby chicks that hatched that week!

We hope you help us celebrate Ag Month and help us honor and preserve our agricultural heritage. We also encourage you to share your visit with us on our social media channels as you help us celebrate!

Dave Kriz

About Dave Kriz

Dave Kriz is Vice President, Youth and Education Director for Hills Bank. He has been at Hills Bank since 2001 helping customers with their banking needs. Dave is active in youth and education programs Hills Bank sponsors. As a former teacher, he enjoys teaching Banking 101 classes at area schools, which educate junior high students about managing finances. Each year, Dave also organizes the Youth Salute program that recognizes outstanding high school seniors in our surrounding communities. Dave can be reached at dave_kriz@hillsbank.com.

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