Archive for August, 2014

Opal Mercer

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 4:46 pm

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial for 95 year old Opal Mercer of Washington will be held Friday (9/5) at 2 pm at the Halcyon House in Washington with Father Bernie Weir. Burial will be held prior to the memorial mass at 10 am Friday, at the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Cedar Rapids.Visitation will be held Thursday (9/4) from 5-7 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. A memorial  fund has been established for Pleasantview Home, Halcyon House, Kalona Public Library and Hospice of Washington County.

August 31, 2014

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 7:34 am

Birthday winner – Mike Jewell of Washington

Anniversary winners – Mike and Linda Gardner of Washington

Some Hunting Seasons Now Underway

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A few small game hunting seasons are now open.

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Labor Day is Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Labor Day is tomorrow and many offices will be closed in observance of the holiday.

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Amy Gregory

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 7:59 pm

Funeral Services for 84 year old Amy Gregory of Riverside will be at 10:00 Thursday (9/4) morning at St. Mary’s Church in Riverside. Visitation will be Wednesday (9/3) from 4-8pm at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside. Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery in Carthage, IL. Follow the mass at the church, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the St. Mary’s Church in Riverside.

Pond Walk

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:29 pm

Title: Pond Walk
Description: Louisa County Extension is hosting a Pond Walk with a fisheries specialist and fisheries biologist at the Langwood Education Center Thursday, September 11th from 1 to 3pm. Reserve a spot by calling 319-523-2371 extension 207.
Date: 2014-09-11

Breakfast

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:25 pm

Title: Breakfast
Description: The Ainsworth Opera House will hold their monthly breakfast buffet Saturday, September 6th from 7 to 9am.
Date: 2014-09-06

Field Day

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:24 pm

Title: Field Day
Description: Farmers and those who advise farmers are invited to the Fall Field Day Tour at the ISU SE Iowa Research Farm near Crawfordsville Tuesday, September 9th at 1:30. Continuing education credits will be available. Call 563-263-5701 for more information.
Date: 2014-09-09

IDALS

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:23 pm

Title: IDALS
Description: IDALS will offer pesticide testing at the Washington County Extension Friday, September 12th from 10 to 2pm. Tests will be available on a first-come, first serve basis. Call 653-4811 for more information.
Date: 2014-09-12

Halloween Hike

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:22 pm

Title: Halloween Hike
Description: Louisa County Conservation is holding a Halloween Hike at Virginia Grove Recreation Area Saturday, October 4th at 6:30pm. The movie Frozen is this year\’s theme. Reservations are required. Call 319-523-8381.
Date: 2014-10-04

Book Club

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:22 pm

Title: Book Club
Description: A book club for 9th through 12th graders will be held at the Washington Library on Thursdays in September at 4pm. Books will be provided. Teens can signup at the library or by calling 653-2726.
Date: 2014-09-04

Blood Drive

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:22 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Jenna\’s Give Back Blood Drive will take place in the Ainsworth Elementary gym Wednesday, October 1st from 6 to 9pm. To set an appointment, contact Christina Waters at clwaters4345@gmail.com.
Date: 2014-10-01

Extension

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:20 pm

Title: Extension
Description: Washington County Extension will reshow the commercial and confinement manure applicator programs on Friday, September 5th. Commercial will be shown at 8:30am, confinement at 1:30 at the extension office. Call 653-4811 for more information.
Date: 2014-09-05

Canoe/Kayak Rental

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:19 pm

Title: Canoe/Kayak Rental
Description: Louisa County Conservation will have canoes and kayaks for loan at Snively Campground Saturday from 10am to 6pm, Sunday from 2 to 6pm and Monday from 9am to 1pm.
Start Date: 2014-08-30
End Date: 2014-09-01

Alive After 5

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:19 pm

Title: Alive After 5
Description: A Betterment Foundation Alive After 5 will be held at Cafe Dodici Monday, September 8th from 5 to 7pm.
Date: 2014-09-08

Fall Festival

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:19 pm

Title: Fall Festival
Description: St James Fall Festival is being held at the KC Hall Sunday, September 7th at 11am. Dinner will be served from 11 to 1pm. Take out will be available. Country store will be open from 9 to 1.
Date: 2014-09-07

Music Jam

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:18 pm

Title: Music Jam
Description: The Rubio Music Jam will be held at the Rubio Train Depot Saturday, September 6th. Meal starts at 5pm. Music starts at 6pm.
Date: 2014-09-06

Lake Darling

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:17 pm

Title: Lake Darling
Description: The Grand Rededication of Lake Darling State Park will take place Wednesday, September 17th.
Date: 2014-09-17

FCOC

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:17 pm

Title: FCOC
Description: Services for Faith Christian Outreach Church, 1506 N. Fifth Avenue
Sunday, September 7th, 2014,10:30a.m.. Pastor Monte will continue with series entitled, “Holy Spirit Revolution.”
World Wide Kidz services (Pre-K through 5th grade)
JHigh (Grades 6-8)
Child care for ages 6 weeks-3 provided at all services.
Wednesdays -E3 Youth (6-12 graders)- 7:00p.m. at ONEighty (Formerly Hamakua Place)

Date: 2014-09-07

Trick-or-Treat

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 4:17 pm

Title: Trick-or-Treat
Description: The Annual Trick-or-Treat Around The Square will be held in Washington Friday, October 31st beginning at 5pm. Free hay rides and family friendly games start at 6pm. Click here for more information.
Date: 2014-10-31