Archive for June, 2018

BREAKING NEWS: Primary Election Results In, Mitchell Wins Republican Nomination for District 84

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 11:08 pm

Ballots were cast in primary races Tuesday and results are now in.

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Wellman VBS

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:30 pm

Title: Wellman VBS
Description: Asbury United Methodist Church in Wellman invites children ages 4 through 5th grade to attend the Rolling River Rampage Vacation Bible School on July 23-25 from 6-8:30 p.m. A light meal will be served each evening. To register call 319-325-5552 or 319-646-2367.
Date: 2018-06-23

Cruise Night

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:30 pm

Title: Cruise Night
Description: The Corn Country Cruisers will be having a cruise night on the square on Saturday July 14 from 5-9 p.m. All cars, trucks, and motorcycles are welcome. There will be a 50/50 drawing, food by American Legion Post 29 and music by DJ Ken Lindmeier. For more information call 319-461-9146.
Date: 2018-07-14

Dan Wardell

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:29 pm

Title: Dan Wardell
Description: Washington Public Library is hosting a free family event on Wednesday July 11 at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. with Dan Wardell. Registration is not required to attend.
Date: 2018-07-11

Duke Otherwise

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:29 pm

Title: Duke Otherwise
Description: Washington Public Library is hosting a free family event on Tuesday June 26 at 10 a.m. with musician Duke Otherwise. Registration is not required to attend.
Date: 2018-06-26

Field Day

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:29 pm

Title: Field Day
Description: Practical Farmers of Iowa are hosting a field day on Thinking Outside the Box with Cover Crops on June 26 from 5-8 p.m. This field day is being hosted by Michael and Denny Vittetoe at 2630 Highway 92 in Washington. Dinner will be provided. To RSVP call 515-232-5661.
Date: 2018-06-26

Lid Testing

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:28 pm

Title: Lid Testing
Description: Canning season will soon be here and Washington County Extension is offering another opportunity to get dial gauge pressure canners tested. Canner lids will be tested from 9-11 a.m. on June 26. Lids may be dropped off at the extension office prior to those dates and picked up after testing or you may wait while they are tested. There is no charge for testing, for more information call the extension office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2018-06-26

Dairy Farm Tour

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:28 pm

Title: Dairy Farm Tour
Description: Hilltop Dairy Inc. in Mount Pleasant is hosting a dairy farm tour on June 23 from 3-7 p.m. Milk a cow, pet baby calves, play on machinery, and get dairy nutrition education. There will also be farm relays, a coloring contest, photo booth, and free ice cream and chocolate milk. For more information call 319-461-8241.
Date: 2018-06-23

Luminarias

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:27 pm

Title: Luminarias
Description: Washington County Relay for Life event is June 23. Pick up your in memory luminaria for $5 at Archers, Washington State Bank, Hills Banks in Washington County, and Country Market. They will also be available at the farmers market on the 7th and 21st of June and the day of the relay. Call 319-461-5886 for more information.
Date: 2018-06-23

Training Ride

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:27 pm

Title: Training Ride
Description: Sigourney and Iowa City RAGBRAI committees are hosting a training ride on Saturday June 23. The ride will begin at 8 a.m. in Sigourney with a pancake breakfast from 6:30-7:45 a.m. and end at Big Grove Brewery in Iowa City. Registration is $40 and includes choice of Iowa City or Sigourney official RAGBRAI t-shirt. Proceeds will go to both town RAGBRAI committees. To register go to iowacityragbrai.com.

Date: 2018-06-23

Genealogy 101

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:24 pm

Title: Genealogy 101
Description: Wellman-Scofield Library is hosting a genealogy 101 event on Friday June 22 from 1-2:30 p.m. Learn how to begin the process of researching your family tree with Susan Clark of the Washington County Genealogical Society.
Date: 2018-06-22

Young Frankenstein

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:23 pm

Title: Young Frankenstein
Description: Washington Community Theater presents Mel Brooks’ Young Frankenstein on June 22-23 and 29-30 at 7:30 p.m. and June 24 and July 1 at 2:30 p.m. Cost is $12 for students and $18 for adults.
Start Date: 2018-06-29
End Date: 2018-07-01

Young Frankenstein

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:22 pm

Title: Young Frankenstein
Description: Washington Community Theater presents Mel Brooks’ Young Frankenstein on June 22-23 and 29-30 at 7:30 p.m. and June 24 and July 1 at 2:30 p.m. Cost is $12 for students and $18 for adults.
Start Date: 2018-06-22
End Date: 2018-06-24

Lunch & Learn

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:22 pm

Title: Lunch & Learn
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics will be hosting a lunch and learn seminar on Thursday June 21 from noon-1 p.m. in the Robert Nicola Conference Room. The topic is 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s presented by Ann Drobot, Director of Programs and Advocacy for the Alzheimer’s Association of East Central Iowa. Lunch and handouts are free to all attendees, to rsvp call 319-863-3921.
Date: 2018-06-21

Magician

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:22 pm

Title: Magician
Description: Washington Public Library is hosting a free family event on Tuesday June 19 at 10 a.m. with magician David Casas. Registration is not required to attend.
Date: 2018-06-19

Absolute Science

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:21 pm

Title: Absolute Science
Description: Washington Public Library is hosting a free family event on Tuesday June 12 at 10 a.m. with Absolute Science. Registration is not required to attend.
Date: 2018-06-12

Class of ’64 Lunch

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:21 pm

Title: Class of \’64 Lunch
Description: The Washington High School Class of 1964 will hold their monthly lunch gathering on Monday June 11 at 11:30 at Unc & Neph’s. Please join your classmates for good food and good conversation.
Date: 2018-06-11

Citypoint VBS

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:21 pm

Title: Citypoint VBS
Description: Citypoint Church is hosting a vacation bible school on June 11-13 from 6-8 p.m. at Washington High School. The school is open to kids 4 years old to 5th grade. A free pair of shoes/socks and flip flops will be given to every kid. To register visit www.citypoint.cc
Start Date: 2018-06-11
End Date: 2018-06-13

Keota Alumni Banquet

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:20 pm

Title: Keota Alumni Banquet
Description: The 2018 Keota Alumni Banquet is being held Saturday June 9. All alumni are invited to ride on the float during the Keota Fun Days grand parade, meet at Holy Trinity Hall around 10:30 a.m. Happy hour is from 4-5 p.m. at the VFW. School doors will be open at 4 p.m. for self-guided tours. A catered meal will be served at 6 p.m. Post banquet fellowship will be at the VFW. Tickets are $20 per person. To rsvp call 641-636-2193.

Date: 2018-06-09

Golf Tourn.

Posted: Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 10:20 pm

Title: Golf Tourn.
Description: Winfield Fire and Rescue is having a four person best shot golf tournament on Saturday June 9 at 9 a.m. at the Twin Lake Country Club. Sign in is at 8 a.m. Cost is $100 per team, call 319-257-6253 to register.
Date: 2018-06-09