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Meteor Shower Program

Posted: Friday, August 2nd, 2013 at 3:16 am

Title: Meteor Shower Program
Description: The Washington County Conversation Board is hosting a program on the upcoming meteor show on Monday, August 12th beginning at 9:30 at Marr Park. For more information call 319-657-2400.
Date: 2013-08-12

Colonial Manor Breakfast

Posted: Friday, August 2nd, 2013 at 3:16 am

Title: Colonial Manor Breakfast
Description: Colonial Manor of Columbus Community in Columbus Junction will hold a breakfast Saturday, August 3rd from 6:30 to 8:30am. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2013-08-03

ACS Announcement

Posted: Thursday, August 1st, 2013 at 3:31 am

Title: ACS Announcement
Description: American Cancer Society Relay for Life committee will make a special announcement at Thursday\’s farmers market in Washington before the Municipal Band performs.
Date: 2013-08-01

Coloring Contest

Posted: Thursday, August 1st, 2013 at 3:31 am

Title: Coloring Contest
Description: Coloring sheets for the Washington Public Library\’s circus coloring contest are due by Wednesday, August 7th. The winner will get to ride an elephant during the first circus performance on Monday, August 14th.
Date: 2013-08-07

Sticks & Strings

Posted: Thursday, August 1st, 2013 at 3:31 am

Title: Sticks & Strings
Description: A new season of Washington Public Library\’s Sticks & Strings begins Friday, August 2nd at 7pm at Central Park. Bring a lawn chair and your knitting, crochet, or other needlework projects. The group meets the first Friday of every month.
Date: 2013-08-02

Fall Rummage Sale

Posted: Thursday, August 1st, 2013 at 3:29 am

Title: Fall Rummage Sale
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville will hold their Fall Rummage Sale on Thursday, August 29th from 1 to 6pm; Friday, August 30th from 8am to 6pm; and Saturday, August 31st from 8 to noon.
Start Date: 2013-08-29
End Date: 2013-08-31

Bill Vincent Memorial Event

Posted: Thursday, August 1st, 2013 at 3:29 am

Title: Bill Vincent Memorial Event
Description: The Bill Vincent Memorial Event will be held Saturday, August 24th at Wooden Wheel Vineyards at 9am. There will be a bike run, silent auction, dinner and live music. Proceeds will go to the Armed Forces Foundation. To donate items for the silent auction call 515-975-9745 or visit
Date: 2013-08-24

Circus in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 2:36 am

Title: Circus in Washington
Description: Carson & Barnes Circus will perform at the Washington County Fairgrounds on Monday, August 12th at 4:30 and 7:30pm. Tickets are available from the Washington Chamber of Commerce.
Date: 2013-08-12

Breakfast Buffet

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 2:35 am

Title: Breakfast Buffet
Description: Ainsworth Opera House is holding their monthly breakfast buffet on Saturday, August 3rd from 7 to 9am. Cost is $7 per person, those ten and under are free with an adult. This is a fundraiser for the Opera House.
Date: 2013-08-03

Central Park Worship

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 2:34 am

Title: Central Park Worship
Description: Faith Baptist Church will be holding their morning worship at Central Park on the Washington Square on Sunday, August 11th at 10am. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2013-08-11

Henry County History

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 2:34 am

Title: Henry County History
Description: A class on Henry County History will be held Monday, August 5th at 1:30pm at Parkview Home in Wayland. For more information call 319-256-2775.
Date: 2013-08-05

Jake McVey Concert

Posted: Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 2:34 am

Title: Jake McVey Concert
Description: Country musician Jake McVey will perform a concert at Parkview Home in Wayland Thursday, August 1st. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2013-08-01

WCGS 30th Anniversary

Posted: Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 3:49 am

Title: WCGS 30th Anniversary
Description: The Washington County Genealogical Society 30th Anniversary Open House will be held in the Grayson Archives Room at the Washington Public Library: Thursday, August 8th from 3 to 7:30pm; Friday, August 9th from 1 to 4:30pm; and Saturday August 10th from 10am to Noon. The public is invited to tour the library and see the extensive collections of books and records. There will also be several displays on local family and historical items of interest. Refreshments will be served.
Start Date: 2013-08-08
End Date: 2013-08-10

Jolly 60’s

Posted: Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 2:51 am

Title: Jolly 60\’s
Description: Jolly 60’s program meeting will be held Thursday, August 1 at 10am at Marion Avenue Baptist Church in Washington. Fred Stark will speak about Iowa Trivia and Jim and Priscella Frier will perform. A free meal follow. All senior citizens are welcome to come. If you need a ride, call 319-653-4113.
Date: 2013-08-01

1st Annual Ice Cream Social

Posted: Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 at 5:21 pm

Title: 1st Annual Ice Cream Social
Description: The Crawfordsville Community Club is holding the 1st Annual Christmas in July Ice Cream Social on Sunday, July 28th at 4pm at Water Tower Park. Bring lawn chairs, bowls, spoons and drinks. There will be fire truck rides and sprinklers for kids. For more information call 319-430-4803.
Date: 2013-07-28

Rock Climbing

Posted: Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 at 5:20 pm

Title: Rock Climbing
Description: Louisa County Conservation is holding a rock climbing event at Kepler-Pallasides State Park on Wednesday, August 14th from 8am to 5pm. This is for 6th through 8th graders. To register call 319-523-8381.
Date: 2013-08-14

Prairie Flower Baptist VBS

Posted: Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 at 4:43 pm

Title: Prairie Flower Baptist VBS
Description: Prairie Flower Baptist Church will hold a VBS and Soccer Camp on Sunday, July 28th through Wednesday, July 31st from 6 to 8:30pm. 3 year olds through students entering 6th grade are invited. A light supper will be served. Directions: 4 miles north of Washington on Hwy 1; turn left on 190th street and go 1 mile. Register online at
Date: 2013-07-28

Frisbee Golf Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 at 3:28 am

Title: Frisbee Golf Tournament
Description: The Optimist Club of Washington is holding a Frisbee Golf Tournament on Wednesday, July 31st at the Sunset Park Course beginning at 5pm. There will be no entry fee and golf discs will be given out. Call 461-3282 for more information.
Date: 2013-07-31

Tech Time Thursday

Posted: Saturday, July 20th, 2013 at 2:30 pm

Title: Tech Time Thursday
Description: Genealogy with iPads, part of the Washington Public Library\’s Tech Time Thursdays, is being held from 10am to noon on Thursday, July 25th. This is a beginners program on genealogy apps.
Date: 2013-07-25

Scrapbooking Class

Posted: Saturday, July 20th, 2013 at 2:29 pm

Title: Scrapbooking Class
Description: Scrapbooking with Project Life is being held Tuesday, July 23rd at 6pm. The class will help attendees document their lives and preserve memories through scrapbooking.
Date: 2013-07-23