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Meeting for Y’s Upcoming Swim Team Season

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 9:54 pm

Title: Meeting for Y\’s Upcoming Swim Team Season
Description: There will be a parents and swimmers informational meeting on Wednesday, May 16th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm in the Y\’s Men\’s Room at the Washington Community Y for summer swim team. Interested parties can come and get information for the upcoming swim team season that runs June 4 – July 28 that will be held at the Washington Community Y pool this summer. Questions can be directed to Lisa Buitendorp at the Washington Community Y, 653-2141.
Date: 2012-05-16

5k Junkie

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 9:24 pm

Title: 5k Junkie
Description: American Cancer Society Relay For Life is holding the 2012 “5k Junkie”. One of the four races will be held in Washington on Friday, June 22nd beginning at the Washington County Hospital. Registration starts at 5:30 pm and the race starts at 6:30. For more information on these races contact Kierstan Peck at 319-653-3768.
Date: 2012-06-22

Packwood Little League Hog Roast-Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 11:27 pm

Title: Packwood Little League Hog Roast-Fundraiser
Description: There will be a Packwood Little League Hog Roast-Fundraiser on Saturday, May 12th. The fundraiser will be held at the Packwood Christian Church from 5 to 7 pm. Funds raised will go towards equipment and updating the ballpark.
Start Time: 2012-05-12
Date: 2012-05-12

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 11:26 pm

Title: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Description: There will be a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the grand opening of the Ainsworth Trail to Marr Park and the campground expansion on June 30th. The first 200 who register at 5 pm receive a free tshirt. At 5:30 there will be a parade along the Ainsworth trail to Marr Park that you can either bike or walk. There will be free hotdogs, chips, drinks and 50 bike helmets will be given away.
Date: 2012-06-30

Ainsworth Fun Days

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 11:22 pm

Title: Ainsworth Fun Days
Description: Ainsworth is holding their Fun Days Friday, June 8th and Saturday, June 9th. Some of the events on Saturday include a breakfast at the Ainsworth Church starting at 6:30 am, a 5k walk/run at 7 am. The parade starts at 1:30 pm. The Washington County Cattlemen’s Association supper will be held in downtown at 5 pm and Grande Finale Fireworks show starts at dusk. If you have any questions or need more information call Tracy Vonnahme at 319-530-8437
Date: 2012-06-09

Ainsworth Fun Days

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 11:21 pm

Title: Ainsworth Fun Days
Description: Ainsworth is holding their Fun Days Friday, June 8th and Saturday, June 9th. Some of the events Friday night include the Ainsworth Fire Dept Steak Supper @ the Ainsworth Elementary starting at 4:30 pm. The Bill Riley Talent Show in the Ainsworth Elementary Gym will be at 7:30 and a family kickball tournament is also at 7:30. If you have any questions or need more information call Tracy Vonnahme at 319-530-8437
Date: 2012-06-08

Leah Sofia Jewelry Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 11:18 pm

Title: Leah Sofia Jewelry Fundraiser
Description: There will be a Leah Sofia Jewelry Fundraiser on Monday from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm. The fundraiser will be held at Lincoln Elementary. The funds raised will go towards new warm-ups for the Jr High Cheerleaders. For more information call Amy Allen at 641-799-1231.
Date: 2012-05-14

Jesse Romero

Posted: Saturday, May 5th, 2012 at 4:53 pm

Title: Jesse Romero
Description: St James Catholic Church will be hosting Jesse Romero on Friday and Saturday. Jesse Romero is a bilingual evangelist and is nationally acclaimed for his upbeat Christ-centered presentations. The English presentation will go from 6pm-7pm Friday night, while the Spanish presentation will go from 7:30pm-8:30pm. On Saturday there will be two English presentations from 9-10 and from 1030-1130. Spanish presentations on Saturday are from 1pm to 2pm and from 2:30pm to 3:30pm. Lunch will be held for all from 11:30am to 1pm.
Date: 2012-05-12

Jesse Romero

Posted: Saturday, May 5th, 2012 at 4:53 pm

Title: Jesse Romero
Description: St James Catholic Church will be hosting Jesse Romero on Friday and Saturday. Jesse Romero is a bilingual evangelist and is nationally acclaimed for his upbeat Christ-centered presentations. The English presentation will go from 6pm-7pm Friday night, while the Spanish presentation will go from 7:30pm-8:30pm. On Saturday there will be two English presentations from 9-10 and from 1030-1130. Spanish presentations on Saturday are from 1pm to 2pm and from 2:30pm to 3:30pm. Lunch will be held for all from 11:30am to 1pm.
Date: 2012-05-11

Teen Tech Day

Posted: Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 at 2:45 am

Title: Teen Tech Day
Description: The Washington Public Library is holding a Teen Tech Day on Thursday, May 10 from 3:30-5:30pm. Members of the Teen Advisory Board & other teen volunteers will be available to help patrons with basic tech questions on their gadgets & computers. Stop by for assistance.
Date: 2012-05-10

Master Gardener Sale

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 11:29 pm

Title: Master Gardener Sale
Description: The Washington County Master Gardeners will be holding their annual plant sale on Saturday, May 19, 2012, at the Washington County Fairgrounds beginning at 8:00 and continuing until the plants are sold. We will be selling mostly perennials, some annuals, and some garden related items.
Date: 2012-05-19

Stamp Out Hunger

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 11:11 pm

Title: Stamp Out Hunger
Description: It’s the 20th annual “Stamp Out Hunger” drive conducted by the National Association of Letter Carriers. Letter carriers on Saturday, May 12th will be collecting non-perishable donations along their routes for delivery to the Church of God food bank. Place donations in your mail box on Saturday before your mail is delivered and help fight hunger in our community.
Date: 2012-05-12

The Wall That Heals

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 2:01 am

Title: The Wall That Heals
Description: The American Legion Riders Post 29 will be hosting \”The Wall That Heals\” June 14th through June 17th at the All Veteran Memorial on Lexington Blvd. On June 13th they will escort the Vietnam Wall Replica from Richland to Washington where they will set it up. An Opening Ceremony will be held at 7pm on June 14 with the public invited after that the Wall will be open 24 hours a day for viewing and paying respect. Contact Richard Conrad @ 319.461.3032 for more information.
Date: 2012-06-13

6th Annual Freedom Ride

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 1:57 am

Title: 6th Annual Freedom Ride
Description: The American Legion Riders Post 29 will be hosting their 6th Annual Freedom Ride on May 19. This year the ride will leave Unc & Neph\’s at 10:30am with money raised going to help our local veterans. Contact Rick Conrad @319.461.3032 for more information.
Date: 2012-05-19

Silpada Jewelry Open House

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 1:56 am

Title: Silpada Jewelry Open House
Description: Dixie Conrad of Team HOPE will be hosting a Silpada Jewelry Open House to raise money for Relay for Life on Saturday May 5, 10am to 2pm at 908 N 2nd Ave here in Washington.
Date: 2012-05-05

Ainsworth Opera House Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 1:00 am

Title: Ainsworth Opera House Breakfast
Description: Ainsworth Opera House will hold their monthly breakfast on Saturday May 5th. open from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $7 per person, 10 and under free with adult. The menu consists of biscuits and gravy, links, bacon, ham, casserole, pancakes, eggs, hash browns, six different salads, cinnamon rolls, fresh fruit, and drinks.
Date: 2012-05-05

Relay for Life’s Team-Team Stompers Bale Sale and Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 12:55 am

Title: Relay for Life\’s Team-Team Stompers Bale Sale and Garage Sale
Description: Relay for Life’s Team-Team Stompers is having a Garage Sale and Bake Sale. The sales will be held at 115 Green Meadows Dr in Washington, May 4th from 4-7pm and May 5th starting at 8 am. Please join them in their fight against cancer. If you’d like to donate items or want more info call denise Franzen at 653-7089
Date: 2012-05-05

Relay for Life’s Team-Team Stompers Bake Sale and Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 12:54 am

Title: Relay for Life\’s Team-Team Stompers Bake Sale and Garage Sale
Description: Relay for Life’s Team-Team Stompers is having a Garage Sale and Bake Sale. The sales will be held at 115 Green Meadows Dr in Washington, May 4th from 4-7pm and May 5th starting at 8 am. Please join them in their fight against cancer. If you’d like to donate items or want more info call Denise Franzen at 653-7089
Date: 2012-05-04

Spring Thaw Steak Fry

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 at 12:37 am

Title: Spring Thaw Steak Fry
Description: The Anamosa Fraternal Order of Eagles #4512 invites the community to come out to Fawn Creek Country Club Saturday, May 5 for a Spring Thaw Steak Fry event in honor of member Rick Meeks, who passed away in 2011 after a battle with cancer. Social hour from 4:30 to 5:30, with dinner beginning at 5:30. For information or to purchase advance tickets contact Don Herman at 319-480-1421.
Date: 2012-05-05

Farmers Market

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 11:58 pm

Title: Farmers Market
Description: Columbus Junction is having a Farmers Market every Friday. The Farmers Market is held in the American Legion parking lot from 4:30-6:30.
Date: 2012-06-29