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Washington/U of I

Posted: Saturday, May 10th, 2014 at 2:33 pm

Title: Washington/U of I
Description: A celebration of Washington\’s partnership with the University of Iowa\’s Institute for Sustainable Communities will be held at the Washington Library on Wednesday, May 14th from 5 to 7pm.
Date: 2014-05-14

175th Open Mic

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 2:09 am

Title: 175th Open Mic
Description: An Open Mic event will be held at Washington\’s Central Park on Wednesday, June 4th. Signup is available at the Chamber office or KCII studios.
Date: 2014-06-04

Kids Art Fest

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 2:09 am

Title: Kids Art Fest
Description: A Kids Hands on Art Fest will be held in the empty lot located one block west of the Washington Square on Wednesday, June 4th from 4 to 7pm. Kids of all ages are welcome.
Date: 2014-06-04

175th Picnic

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 2:08 am

Title: 175th Picnic
Description: A Picnic in the Park will be held Wednesday, June 4th from noon until 1am at Washington\’s Central Park.
Date: 2014-06-04

175th Quilt

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 2:08 am

Title: 175th Quilt
Description: Quilt block making will be held in the basement of the Washington Methodist Church from 9am to 7pm on Wednesday, June 4th. Participants will illustrate or describe in writing their favorite place in Washington. The blocks will be made into a quilt.
Date: 2014-06-04

Frisbee Golf

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 2:08 am

Title: Frisbee Golf
Description: A Youth Frisbee Golf Tournament will be held at Sunset Park in Washington on Friday, June 6th. Registration for the free event will be held from 9 to 9:30am.
Date: 2014-06-06

5-K

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 2:07 am

Title: 5-K
Description: The Washington and Brighton Fire Departments will hold a 5-K run on Sunday, June 1st. Registration begins at 8am, race starts at 9am on the north side of the Washington square. Register by Saturday, May 17th to receive a tshirt. Registration forms are available at the fire stations and at Bodywrx Fitness.
Date: 2014-06-01

5-K

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 2:06 am

Title: 5-K
Description: The Washington and Brighton Fire Departments will hold a 5-K run on Sunday, June 1st. Registration begins at 8am, race starts at 9am on the north side of the Washington square. Register by Saturday, May 17th to receive a tshirt. Registration forms are available at the fire stations and at Bodywrx Fitness.
Date: 2015-05-17

Open House

Posted: Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 2:05 am

Title: Open House
Description: Washington County Historical Society will hold a spring open house and present new exhibits at the Conger House Museum on Sunday, May 18th from 1 to 5pm.
Date: 2014-05-18

UPC VBS

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 3:22 am

Title: UPC VBS
Description: United Presbyterian Church will hold a vacation bible school Tuesday, June 3rd through Friday, June 6th from 5:30 to 8:30pm. 4 year olds through 5th graders are welcome to attend. Registration is due by Sunday, May 18th. Call 653-6588 to signup.
Date: 2015-05-18

Ag Safety

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 3:21 am

Title: Ag Safety
Description: Washington County Extension will host their annual Progressive Agriculture Safety Day on Thursday, June 5th from 9am to 3pm at the fairgrounds. All youth who have completed 3rd grade are encouraged to attend. Registration is due by Friday, May 30th. Call 653-4811 for more information. http://www.extension.iastate.edu/washington/
Date: 2014-05-30

Babysitting Class

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 3:21 am

Title: Babysitting Class
Description: A babysitting basics training course will be offered at the Washington County Extension Office. This is for youth who have completed 5th grade. The first course begins Monday, June 9th. The second begins Monday, July 28th. To register, call 653-4811.
Date: 2014-07-25

Babysitting Class

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 3:20 am

Title: Babysitting Class
Description: A babysitting basics training course will be offered at the Washington County Extension Office. This is for youth who have completed 5th grade. The first course begins Monday, June 9th. The second begins Monday, July 28th. To register, call 653-4811.
Date: 2014-06-08

Babysitting Class

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 3:20 am

Title: Babysitting Class
Description: A babysitting basics training course will be offered at the Washington County Extension Office. This is for youth who have completed 5th grade. The first course begins Monday, June 9th. The second begins Monday, July 28th. To register, call 653-4811.
Date: 2014-05-08

Library 175th Event

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 3:19 am

Title: Library 175th Event
Description: The Washington Library will hold a community event as part of the 175th Celebration on Tuesday, June 3rd from 9 to 5pm. Signup is now available at the library and downtown businesses for time slots. During that time, participants will read on the bench in front of the library.
Date: 2014-06-03

Deadlines

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 3:19 am

Title: Deadlines
Description: Washington County 4-Her’s are reminded of the upcoming deadlines. Items that need to be completed by May 15thinclude:
1. Enrollments completed in 4hOnline – 4-Her’s are unable to exhibit at county fair or State Fair if he/she does not have an active member account in 4honline.
2. Livestock entered/identified in member’s 4hOnline account for all non-weighed in animals that intend to be shown at the 2014 county fair or state fair. (Poultry is not required.)
3. Sheep & goats weigh-in information verified online.
4. State Fair swine DNA entered into 4hOnline.
5. 4-Her’s for 4-H contributions from clubs due to the Extension Office.
6. Clothing Event registrations due to the Extension Office for fashion revue, clothing selection or $15 challenge events.
Be sure to meet these important deadlines. 4-H families should contact the Washington County Extension Office, 319-653-4811.

Date: 2014-05-15

Strike Out Cancer

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at 3:19 am

Title: Strike Out Cancer
Description: Washington Baseball will host Mid-Prairie for a Strike Out Cancer event on Tuesday, June 17th.
Date: 2014-06-17

Performance

Posted: Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 at 12:25 am

Title: Performance
Description: The Watoto holistic care program will present an African dance performance at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington on Thursday, May 8th at 7pm.
Date: 2014-05-08

Concert

Posted: Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 at 12:25 am

Title: Concert
Description: The Washington High School Spring Vocal Concert will be held in the high school gym on Monday, May 12th at 7:30pm.
Date: 2014-05-12

Women’s Conference

Posted: Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 at 12:24 am

Title: Women\’s Conference
Description: The Washington United Methodist Church is hosting a women\’s conference called Pink Impact 2014 from 9am to 9:30pm on Saturday, May 17th. The event is free of charge and no registration is needed. For more information, call 653-7959.
Date: 2014-05-17