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Planned Parenthood Annual Book Sale

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:36 am

Title: Planned Parenthood Annual Book Sale
Description: Washington County Planned Parenthood is accepted donations of used books for their annual book sale. You can drop off donations at the Planned Parenthood clinic or also in the collection box inside the corner lobby of U.S. Bank. The book sale is Wednesday, September 28th through Friday, September 30th in the 4-H Building at the Washington County Fairgrounds. For more information, call 319-653-6933.
Start Date: 2011-09-28
End Date: 2011-09-30

Washington DrumJam

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:35 am

Title: Washington DrumJam
Description: Main Street Washington and the Dancing Drum are sponsored the Washington DrumJam Saturday in Washington’s Central Park. You’re invited to drum, shake, and play in this exciting interactive drumming event under the Central Park Band Shell from 6:00 to 8:00. For more information call Main Street Washington at 319-653-3918.
Date: 2011-08-27

City of Sigourney Open House

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:35 am

Title: City of Sigourney Open House
Description: The city of Sigourney is hosting an open house celebrating its new location, 100 N. Main St., on Friday, September 2nd from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Residents are encouraged to attend and see the new city offices.
Date: 2011-09-02

United Presbyterian Church Drive-In

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:34 am

Title: United Presbyterian Church Drive-In
Description: United Presbyterian Church’s youth group Crew 79 is having its 7th annual Drive-In on the church parking lot Sunday, September 25th. The youth group will be grilling up hot dogs and burgers with all the trimmings for only $5 each or $20 for a family. They’ll serve from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, call United Presbyterian Church at 319-653-6588.
Date: 2011-09-25

United Presbyterian Church Picnic

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:33 am

Title: United Presbyterian Church Picnic
Description: The United Presbyterian Church worship and church picnic is Sunday at the Lake Darling Lodge beginning at 10:30 a.m. Just bring a dish to share for the meal – meat and drinks are provided. Other activities and games will be held in the afternoon. For more information, call United Presbyterian Church at 319-653-6588.
Date: 2011-08-28

Old Threshers’ Reunion

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:32 am

Title: Old Threshers\’ Reunion
Description: The 2011 Old Threshers’ Reunion will be Thursday, September 1st through Monday, September 5th at the reunion grounds in Mt. Pleasant. One-day admission is $12 or multi-day admission costs $20. Thursday is also Veterans’ Day at the Reunion, as all veterans will receive 50% off their one day wristband. For more information, call 319-385-8937.
Start Date: 2011-09-01
End Date: 2011-09-05

Holy Trinity Parish Picnic

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:32 am

Title: Holy Trinity Parish Picnic
Description: Holy Trinity Parish of Keota is having its parish picnic Sunday at the Parish Hall after 5:00 p.m. Mass. There will not be a 6:00 p.m. Mass Saturday or 8:00 a.m. Mass Sunday. The parish also invites you on tours of the church to see plans for upcoming renovations. For more information, call Holy Trinity Parish at 641-636-3883.
Date: 2011-08-28

Kalona Downtown Revitalization Project Grand Opening

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:31 am

Title: Kalona Downtown Revitalization Project Grand Opening
Description: The city of Kalona invites you to a celebration of the completion of its Downtown Revitalization Project Saturday in Kalona. There will be live music, a family bike ride, a fun run, food vendors, and more. The festivities begin at 3:00 p.m. with the ribbon cutting at 6:00. For more information, call Kalona City Hall at 319-656-2310.
Date: 2011-08-27

Kalona Gospel Sing

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:30 am

Title: Kalona Gospel Sing
Description: The 18th annual Kalona Gospel Sing takes place Friday and Saturday at the Windmill Ridge Campground. Friday’s events go from 3:00 to 9:00 and Saturday’s events are from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a grilled turkey supper both nights at 5:00. There is no admission, but a free will offering will be accepted. For more information, call James Yoder at 319-936-7763.
Start Date: 2011-08-26
End Date: 2011-08-27

St. James Catholic Church Fall Festival

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:30 am

Title: St. James Catholic Church Fall Festival
Description: St. James Catholic Church will have a fall festival Sunday, September 11th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dinner will be served from 11:00 to 1:00 at the KC Hall, and pickup and takeout is also available. The festival will feature a country store, youth games, and an auction at noon. For more information, call St. James at 319-653-4504.
Date: 2011-09-11

St. Joseph’s Congregate Meal

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:29 am

Title: St. Joseph\’s Congregate Meal
Description: St. Joseph’s Church in East Pleasant Plain is hosting a congregate meal Thursday with meat loaf, twice baked potatoes, salad bar, and more. Bingo will be played after the meal. Reservations are appreciated. For more information, contact Caryl Smith at 319-694-2242 by Wednesday, August 24.
Date: 2011-08-25

Washington New Hours/Close

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:29 am

Title: Washington New Hours/Close
Description: The Washington Steele Family Aquatic Center will have new hours this week. The pool will be open from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. The pool closes for the season Sunday.
Start Date: 2011-08-22
End Date: 2011-08-28

Alive After 5 at West Chester Savings Bank

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 2:20 am

Title: Alive After 5 at West Chester Savings Bank
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce is having an Alive After 5 event at West Chester Savings Bank Tuesday, August 30th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The Chamber invites you to come join Steve Olson and his staff under their tent and enjoy homemade treats made by the staff.
Date: 2011-08-30

Washington Fire Department Golf Tournament

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 2:19 am

Title: Washington Fire Department Golf Tournament
Description: The Washington Fire Department and Sons of the American Legion are having their annual four person best shot golf tournament Sunday, August 28th starting at 9:00 a.m. at the Washington Country Club. For more information, call Dan Stigers at 319-461-6487.
Date: 2011-08-28

United Church of Crawfordsville Rummage Sale

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 2:19 am

Title: United Church of Crawfordsville Rummage Sale
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville is having a fall rummage sale Thursday, September 1st from 4:00 to 6:00, Friday, September 2nd from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday, September 3rd from 8:00 a.m. to noon. For more information, call the United Church of Crawfordsville at 319-658-2366.
Start Date: 2011-09-01
End Date: 2011-09-03

Kalona Lioness Ice Cream Social

Posted: Saturday, August 13th, 2011 at 2:46 pm

Title: Kalona Lioness Ice Cream Social
Description: The Kalona Lioness Ice Cream Social is Friday, August 26th from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Kalona United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. A free will offering will be accepted to benefit former City Administrator Doug Morgan with health-related costs. For more information, call Jan Peterseim at 319-656-2233.
Date: 2011-08-26

134th Medical Company Return Home

Posted: Saturday, August 13th, 2011 at 2:46 pm

Title: 134th Medical Company Return Home
Description: Residents who want to honor and thank the members of the 134th Medical Company who are returning home have a chance to do so Saturday night from 7:00 to 9:00 at the Washington County Fairgrounds. If you, your company, or service club would like to donate to help cover costs and provide a nice homecoming for our young men and women who have served our country, call Ron Northrup at 319-653-8697.
Date: 2011-08-20

Immanuel Lutheran Clothing, Bake, and Rummage Sale

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2011 at 2:50 pm

Title: Immanuel Lutheran Clothing, Bake, and Rummage Sale
Description: Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington is having a clothing, bake, and rummage sale Friday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m. The sale will be at the church. Proceeds go to purchasing an automatic defibrillator. For more information, contact Linda Venzke at 319-653-4655.
Start Date: 2011-08-12
End Date: 2011-08-13

Washington Library Piano and Violin Concert

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:27 pm

Title: Washington Library Piano and Violin Concert
Description: The Washington Public Library will be hosting a piano and violin concert Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Susan See, Bob McConnell and his daughters will perform the half hour concert to be held on the second floor reading room at the library. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Washington Public Library at 319-653-2726.
Date: 2011-08-13

Keota Unlimited Labor Day Raffle

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:26 pm

Title: Keota Unlimited Labor Day Raffle
Description: Keota Unlimited will have its 5th annual Labor Day Raffle Saturday, September 3rd at Lagos Acres Country Club. The grand prize is $5,000 cash, second prize is $2,500 cash, and there will be ten additional cash prizes of $250 each. Tickets to the event include an invitation for you and a guest to attend the festivities at 5:00 p.m. and the drawing at 6:30. Proceeds go to the Keota School District infrastructure fund for computers. For more information, contact Rod Hill at 641-636-2486.
Date: 2011-09-03