Archive for April, 2012

Crooked Creek Camp Holding Annual 5K Next Month

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Crooked Creek Christian Camp is getting ready to hold their third annual 5K Fun Run and Walk next month.  

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Extension Honoring Volunteers This Week

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The ISU Extension is honoring volunteers across the state as well as here in Washington County this week as part of National Volunteer Week.  

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Harkin Representative Scheduled to Visit Area Next Week

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A representative from Senator Tom Harkin’s office will be in southeast Iowa next week.  

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Getting Better Gas Mileage

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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With high gas prices and nice weather outside, you may be looking for ways to save.

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Another Busy Night of Prep Sports

Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 at 6:20 am

It’s another busy day around southeast Iowa as golf, track, and soccer teams have reached the midway part of their respective seasons.

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Chemical Spill Reported in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 3:09 pm

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The Department of Natural Resources has looked into what caused a chemical spill in Washington.

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Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 2:01 pm

Title: Pancake Breakfast
Description: The Washington County 4-H is hosting a pancakes and more breakfast this Saturday from 7:00 to 10:30 am. It will include pancakes, eggs and sausage. It will be in the basement of the building at the Washington County Fairgrounds. All money raised will go toward 4-H enrollment fees. To find out more, contact Washington County 4-H at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2012-04-21

Spring Rummage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

Title: Spring Rummage Sale
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville is having their spring rummage sale on Saturday, April 28th from 8:00 to 12:00. It is a free will donation. For more information, contact the United Church of Crawfordsville.
Date: 2012-04-28

Spring Rummage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:59 pm

Title: Spring Rummage Sale
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville is having their spring rummage sale on Friday, April 27th from 8:00 to 6:00 pm. It is a free will donation. For more information, contact the United Church of Crawfordsville.
Date: 2012-04-27

Spring Rummage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:58 pm

Title: Spring Rummage Sale
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville is having their spring rummage sale on Thursday, April 26th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. It is a free will donation. For more information, contact the United Church of Crawfordsville.
Date: 2012-04-26

“Courageous” Movie

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:57 pm

Title: \”Courageous\” Movie
Description: Prairie Flower Baptist Church is showing the movie “Courageous” on Sunday, April 29th at 6:00 pm. This powerful, heroic, entertaining and life-changing movie is the story of four law enforcement officers who face challenges both at work and at home. For more information call the church at 319-653-2400.
Date: 2012-04-29

Quilt Show

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:56 pm

Title: Quilt Show
Description: The Kalona Quilt Show and Sale will be going on Saturday, April 28th from 9:00 to 5:00 pm. Over 300 new and antique hand-quilted quilts will be on display and for sale at the Kalona Community Center. For more information, contact Woodin Wheel at 319-656-2240 or www.woodinwheel.com. Admission will be charged.
Date: 2012-04-28

Quilt Show

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:55 pm

Title: Quilt Show
Description: The Kalona Quilt Show and Sale will be going on Friday, April 27th from 9:00 to 7:00 pm. Over 300 new and antique hand-quilted quilts will be on display and for sale at the Kalona Community Center. For more information, contact Woodin Wheel at 319-656-2240 or www.woodinwheel.com. Admission will be charged.
Date: 2012-04-27

Quilt Show

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:54 pm

Title: Quilt Show
Description: The Kalona Quilt Show and Sale will be going on Thursday, April 26th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Over 300 new and antique hand-quilted quilts will be on display and for sale at the Kalona Community Center. For more information, contact Woodin Wheel at 319-656-2240 or www.woodinwheel.com. Admission will be charged.
Date: 2012-04-26

Open House

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:53 pm

Title: Open House
Description: Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona is holding an open house to observe their 95th anniversary on Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home at 201 B Avenue in Kalona. Call Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona for more information.
Date: 2012-04-22

Kalona Days Celebration Beer Garden/Live Music

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:52 pm

Title: Kalona Days Celebration Beer Garden/Live Music
Description: Kalona Days Celebration is having a beer garden and live music starting at 5:30 pm. The Ernie Peniston Band will be playing and is sponsored by The Tuscan Moon. For more information contact Glroia Hochstedler at 319-656-5801.
Date: 2012-06-16

Kalona Days Celebration Talent Show

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:51 pm

Title: Kalona Days Celebration Talent Show
Description: Kalona Days Celebration Bill Riley Talent Show will hold a competition for the Bill Riley Talent Search for the 2012 Iowa State Fair. The competition begins at 3:30. For more information contact Glroia Hochstedler at 319-656-5801.
Date: 2012-06-16

Kalona Days Celebration Peddle Pull

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:50 pm

Title: Kalona Days Celebration Peddle Pull
Description: Kalona Days Celebration Peddle Pull will begin at 11:00 with registration and the pull starts at 11:30. It is sponsored by 1st Class Apparel/Farmers Supply. For more information contact Glroia Hochstedler at 319-656-5801.
Date: 2012-06-16

Kalona Days Celebration Battle of the Bands

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:47 pm

Title: Kalona Days Celebration Battle of the Bands
Description: Kalona Days Celebration Battle of the Bands begins at 11:00 with a $250 grand prize. It is sponsored by KCTC. For more information contact Glroia Hochstedler at 319-656-5801.
Date: 2012-06-16

Kalona Days Celebration Parade

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 1:47 pm

Title: Kalona Days Celebration Parade
Description: Kalona Days Celebration parade theme \”Cruising in the 50\’s\” will begin at 10:00. The Grand Marshal is Marty Beckman, escorted by Mark Schlabaugh. For more information contact Glroia Hochstedler at 319-656-5801.
Date: 2012-06-16