Archive for January, 2018

DOT Approves New Signage for All Veterans Memorial, Louisa County Freedom Rock

Posted: Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at 6:20 am


Image courtesy of Iowa Department of Transportation.

You can’t always get what you want, but sometimes you get what you need, a sentiment echoed by Louisa County Area Vietnam Veterans Treasurer Dick Grimm.

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Mobile Clinic

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 11:57 pm

Title: Mobile Clinic
Description: The University of Iowa free mobile clinic will be at the Columbus Community Senior Center in Columbus Junction Saturday January 27 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. They provide free services including blood pressure checks, blood sugar and cholesterol checks, wellness and sports physicals, a spanish interpreter, and more.
Date: 2018-01-27

Alumni Basketball Game

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:25 pm

Title: Alumni Basketball Game
Description: Washington Middle School is hosting an alumni basketball game Saturday March 24 at 5 p.m. at Washington Middle School. WMS staff and students would like to invite you to participate in an alumni basketball game celebrating 100 years in the building. Registration deadline is March 5. All community members are encouraged to attend, with a freewill donation for admission. For more information call 653-5414.
Date: 2018-03-24

Trivia Night

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:24 pm

Title: Trivia Night
Description: Washington Middle School is hosting Are You Smarter than A Middle Schooler at Lebowski’s Rock & Bowl Saturday February 24. As part of their century of tradition celebration, join them for a fun, competitive evening and test your knowledge of Middle School Curriculum trivia and Washington History. All proceeds benefit Washington Middle School classroom, building, and athletic needs. Seating starts at 5:30 with trivia starting at 7 p.m. For questions or registration call 653-5414.
Date: 2018-02-24

Pub Crawl

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:24 pm

Title: Pub Crawl
Description: The Washington Iowa Betterment Foundation will be having their 2nd Annual Pub Crawl Saturday March 17. Details to follow.
Date: 2018-03-17

Community Impact Night

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:24 pm

Title: Community Impact Night
Description: The Washington Iowa Betterment Foundation is hosting a community impact night at Pizza Ranch in Washington. Come enjoy dinner February 26 from 5-8 p.m., and proceeds will support the Washington Iowa Betterment Foundation.

Date: 2018-02-26

“Souper Bowl”

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:22 pm

Title: \”Souper Bowl\”
Description: The Domestic Violence Intervention Program (DVIP) is hosting its 21st annual “Souper Bowl” fundraising event on Thursday February 22 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Clarion Highlander Hotel in Iowa City. Tickets are available online at dvipiowa.org/events, by phone at 930-2030, or in person at Fired Up Iowa City and Hills Bank locations in Coralville, Gilbert Street, and the Old Capitol Mall.
Date: 2018-02-22

Family Bingo Night

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:22 pm

Title: Family Bingo Night
Description: The Winfield Community Development Group invites you to bingo family fun night Sunday February 11 at the Winfield Community Veterans Building. Bingo starts at 4 p.m. and there is a $10 minimum to play. There will be a hamburger and hot dog freewill donation meal until 7:30, cash prizes, and a raffle drawing. All proceeds will be used for building renovation
Date: 2018-02-11

Chili Cookoff/Bingo Night

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:21 pm

Title: Chili Cookoff/Bingo Night
Description: The Riverside VFW is hosting their 2nd annual chili cook-off and bingo night from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday February 9. Cook-off entry cost is $5, and must show up at 5 p.m. There is a freewill donation for the meal, including a bowl of chili, sides, and dessert. Cost to vote is $1 per ballot. Bingo will begin at 6 p.m. and cards are 4 for $1.
Date: 2018-02-09

Chicken and Biscuit Supper

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:21 pm

Title: Chicken and Biscuit Supper
Description: The Washington Optimist Club will host a chicken and biscuit supper, salad and dessert included on February 8 from 4:30-7 p.m. at the United Presbyterian Church. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children, and kids 5 and under are free.
Date: 2018-02-08

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:21 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Bethel Mennonite Church in Wayland will host a community blood drive from 2-6:30 p.m. Tuesday February 6. To donate call 256-7851 or visit bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 920 to locate the drive.
Date: 2018-02-06

Wash Co Republicans Dinner

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:20 pm

Title: Wash Co Republicans Dinner
Description: Washington County Republicans invite you to dinner with guest speaker Governor Kim Reynolds on Thursday February 15 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Washington County Fairgrounds. RSVP and payment is due by February 5. You can register and pay online on the Washington County Republican Facebook page.
Date: 2018-02-15

Pizza Ranch Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:20 pm

Title: Pizza Ranch Fundraiser
Description: The Wellman Goodwin Senior Center will have a fundraiser at the Washington Pizza Ranch Monday February 5 from 5-8 p.m. A percentage of the total sales and tips from 5-8 will be given to the center to help with utility expenses.
Date: 2018-02-05

Pork Loin Dinner

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:19 pm

Title: Pork Loin Dinner
Description: Packwood Lions are hosting a Super Bowl Sunday Pork Loin Dinner on February 4 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Packwood Community Room. Free will offering will be accepted with proceeds benefiting Camp Hertko Hollow Youth Diabetes Camp.
Date: 2018-02-04

Father Daughter Dance Deadline

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:19 pm

Title: Father Daughter Dance Deadline
Description: Washington 4-H County Council will host their 4th annual father daughter dance as “A Night on the Town” open to the public for any kindergarten-fourth grade girl and the special man in her life. The evening of dancing and games will be held February 10 from 6-8 p.m. in the lower level of Dallmeyer Hall at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Preregistration is due February 1 with a $20 cost for each couple and $5 for any additional child. Proceeds from this event will go to support Clover Kid and other youth programs offered by Washington County Extension. For more information call 653-4811.
Date: 2018-02-01

Fundraiser Night

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:18 pm

Title: Fundraiser Night
Description: The Highland music students will be having a fundraiser night at the Washington Pizza Ranch Monday January 29 from 5-8:30 p.m. Come out and enjoy a meal and help fund the Highland music New York trip.
Date: 2018-01-29

Soup Supper

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:18 pm

Title: Soup Supper
Description: The Wellman Rotary Club will have a soup supper Saturday January 27 from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Wellman Senior Dining Center. They will be serving four kinds of soup, homemade bars and cookies, and drinks. There is a freewill offering with proceeds going to the sidewalk project at North Park.
Date: 2018-01-19

Father Daughter Dance

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:18 pm

Title: Father Daughter Dance
Description: The Highland Elementary Support Organization is hosting a father/daughter dance Saturday January 27 from 6:30-8 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. ESO Doll Up appointments will be in the afternoon and auction items. Join Highland ESO for an evening of fun and giggles, punch and cookies, tiaras and corsages.
Date: 2018-01-27

Taco Bar

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:17 pm

Title: Taco Bar
Description: There will be a taco bar on Friday January 26 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Keota High School. Cost is $7 and meal includes 2 tacos, chips, a cookie, and lemonade. Proceeds will go toward the Keota After Prom.
Date: 2018-01-26

Chili Dinner

Posted: Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 10:17 pm

Title: Chili Dinner
Description: The Columbus National Honor Society will be hosting a chili dinner on Tuesday January 23 from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Columbus High School Cafeteria. Cost is $6, which includes unlimited chili, crackers and cheese, and a cinnamon roll. All proceeds will benefit the National Honor Societ
Date: 2018-01-23