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River Junction Tractor Ride

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 12:32 am

Title: River Junction Tractor Ride
Description: The 7th Annual River Junction Tractor Ride is Saturday, July 9th. 150 tractors will leave River Junction at 8:00. Morning break will be in Conesville at 9:30. The tractor ride will be in Letts at 11:30 for lunch. The public is invited for $9.00. Proceeds from the lunch go to the Letts Lions Club. For more information, call Gerald Morgan at 319-629-5296.
Date: 2011-07-09

River Junction Tractor Show and Supper

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 12:32 am

Title: River Junction Tractor Show and Supper
Description: The 7th Annual River Junction Tractor Show and Farmer’s Supper are Friday, July 8th at Walker Park in River Junction. The tractor show will be at the Morgan residence next to the park at 4:00 p.m. A pork loin supper will be served from 6:00 to 8:00. The public is invited for the meal. Cost is $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children. For more information, call Gerald Morgan at 319-629-5296.
Date: 2011-07-08

Riverside Community Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 12:30 am

Title: Riverside Community Blood Drive
Description: The Riverside Community is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Tuesday, July 12th from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Riverside Fire Department Training Room. Walk-ins are welcome. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact Terry Philips at 319-430-8536.
Date: 2011-07-12

Winfield Crooked Creek Days Talent Show

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 12:29 am

Title: Winfield Crooked Creek Days Talent Show
Description: The Winfield Crooked Creek Days celebration will include a Bill Riley Talent Show on Saturday, August 6th at 8:30 a.m. in the high school gym. The contest is open to kids ages 2 through 21. Following the talent show contestants may ride on the Talent Show float in the parade at 10:30. For more information, contact Sharon Jennings at 319-257-6632.
Date: 2011-08-06

Keokuk County Fair

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:34 pm

Title: Keokuk County Fair
Description: The Keokuk County Fair will be Thursday, July 7th through Sunday, July 10th at the fairgrounds in What Cheer. For more information, call 641-634-2109.
Start Date: 2011-07-07
End Date: 2011-07-10

Louisa County Fair

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:32 pm

Title: Louisa County Fair
Description: The Louisa County Fair will be Sunday, July 24th through Saturday, July 30th in Columbus Junction. For more information on the fair, call 319-728-2527.
Start Date: 2011-07-24
End Date: 2011-07-30

Columbus FFA Alumni Tractor Ride

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:32 pm

Title: Columbus FFA Alumni Tractor Ride
Description: The Columbus FFA Alumni will hold their second annual tractor ride Saturday, July 23rd. Registration forms can be picked up at Columbus Junction State Bank or by calling Brenda Wilson at 319-212-0529.
Date: 2011-07-23

Conesville Citywide Garage Sales

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:31 pm

Title: Conesville Citywide Garage Sales
Description: The Conesville Town Wide Yard Sales are Saturday, July 9th. Anyone interested in selling items at the sales is encouraged to call Scott Kropf at 319-631-0244.
Date: 2011-07-09

Riverside Citywide Garage Sales

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:31 pm

Title: Riverside Citywide Garage Sales
Description: The city of Riverside will have its annual city-wide garage sales Saturday, August 13th from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Sign-ups for the sales are from Friday until Sunday, August 7th. For more information, contact Amber Day at 319-648-5067.
Date: 2011-08-13

Keokuk County Free Trap Shoot

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:30 pm

Title: Keokuk County Free Trap Shoot
Description: The Keokuk County Izaak Walton League and Keokuk County Sportsman’s Club are co-sponsoring a Free Trap Shoot Sunday at 10:00 a.m. at Ike’s Shooting Range, two miles east of the Sigourney food plant. New and inexperienced shooters are encouraged to attend as well. For more information contact the Keokuk County Sportsman’s Club.
Date: 2011-07-03

Brinton Film Festival and Ice Cream Social

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:28 pm

Title: Brinton Film Festival and Ice Cream Social
Description: The Brinton Film Festival and Ice Cream Social are Friday, July 29th and Saturday, July 30th. The festival features ice cream at 7:30 p.m. and old silent movies and slides at 8:00. For more information, call Sharon Gillis at 319-657-3061.
Start Date: 2011-07-29
End Date: 2011-07-30

Washington Circle of Support Dinner

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:28 pm

Title: Washington Circle of Support Dinner
Description: The Washington Circle of Support Dinner will be held Monday, July 25th at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall at 5:30 p.m. A free meal and child care are provided. No sign up or reservations are necessary. For more information, call Jon Coon at 319-548-0056.
Date: 2011-07-25

Washington County Fair

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:27 pm

Title: Washington County Fair
Description: The Washington County Fair will be Sunday, July 17th through Thursday, July 22nd at the Washington County Fairgrounds. For more information about the fair, call the Washington County Fair Board at 319-653-2552.
Start Date: 2011-07-17
End Date: 2011-07-22

Alive After 5 at St. James Catholic Church

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:27 pm

Title: Alive After 5 at St. James Catholic Church
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce will have an Alive After 5 event at St. James Catholic Church Tuesday, July 12th from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. in Tobin Hall. The Chamber invites you to come and meet the new principal at St. James, Teresa Beenblossom. For more information call
319-653-3631.
Date: 2011-07-12

Washington Night with the Kernels

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:26 pm

Title: Washington Night with the Kernels
Description: Washington Night with the Kernels will be Sunday, July 10th at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids. The Kernels take on the Peoria Chiefs. Tickets can be ordered for $6.50 from the Washington Chamber of Commerce or the Washington Y by Friday.
Date: 2011-07-10

Declaration of Independence Reading

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:26 pm

Title: Declaration of Independence Reading
Description: Come to Washington on Monday and listen to one of the Founding Mothers read the Declaration of Independence at 11:00 a.m. at the Central Park Band Shell. Throughout the day a Colonial Gentlewoman will talk about what life was like and events she witnessed during the birth of our nation. The performance will be by Revolutionary War Re-enactor Stacy Rinner.
Date: 2011-07-04

WCHC Alzheimer’s Program

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:25 pm

Title: WCHC Alzheimer\’s Program
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics will have an education program by the Alzheimer’s Association Monday, July 11th from noon to 1:00 p.m. The event is free and takes place in the Robert Nicola Conference Room at WCHC. Lunch will be provided. For more information, call WCHC at 319-863-3920.
Date: 2011-07-11

Cruise Night on the Square

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 11:50 pm

Title: Cruise Night on the Square
Description: The Corn Country Cruisers will have a Cruise Night on the north side of the Washington Square on Saturday, July 9th from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. There will be an Elvis show along with an evening of classic and new show cars. For more information call Randy Farrington at 319-694-5603.
Date: 2011-07-09

Steve Schultz Benefit Dinner

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 11:49 pm

Title: Steve Schultz Benefit Dinner
Description: There will be a benefit honoring Steve Schultz on Saturday, July 9th with an all you can eat spaghetti dinner at the Ainsworth Fire Station. Steve is a retired Ainsworth Fire Department volunteer and spent 20 years active in the National Guard before retiring. The meal begins at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support Steve’s battle with cancer. For more information call George Schultz at 319-461-3211.
Date: 2011-07-09

Washington County Extension Poverty Simulation

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 11:49 pm

Title: Washington County Extension Poverty Simulation
Description: The Washington County Extension is sponsoring a poverty simulation from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday. The simulation is intended to sensitize people to realities faced by low-income citizens. A light meal will be served. For more information, call the Washington County Extension at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2011-06-28