Archive for June, 2009

Hamakuah needs volunteers

Posted: Monday, June 1st, 2009 at 4:16 am

Summer vacation is near, and teens will be looking for something to do. Hamakuah Youth Center Director Deb Bodenstiener says that means expanded hours for them. She says that also means they need extra help. She says anyone interested in volunteering should contact Hamakuah Place in Washington.

Riverside Council

Posted: Monday, June 1st, 2009 at 4:16 am

The Riverside City Council will be holding a meeting the city hall today at 5:30. The council will begin with a closed session with an open meeting beginning at 6:30. Items to be discussed include approval of the agenda, the sheriffs report, painting the water tower, and an update from the city administration. There will also be a public hearing in order to discuss the Elimination of Sanitary Sewer Inflow Program and the SRF Loan. The public is invited to give input, however due to time constraints all comments will be limited to three minutes.

Summer reading

Posted: Monday, June 1st, 2009 at 4:15 am

With so many activities taking place this summer, the Kalona Public Library reminds you that one of the best activities is simply reading a book. Their Summer Reading program will be starting up June 9 and the theme this year is Be Creative. Marissa Tartaglia with the library says the program will also incorporate music and art activities. She says the program has events and activities for all ages from kindergarten to teens. Information on the Be Creative Summer Reading Program can be found at 319-656-3501.