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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

Alive After 5 at Cell Tech

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 11:48 pm

Title: Alive After 5 at Cell Tech
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce is having an Alive After 5 at Cell Tech, or the Cellular Connection, in Washington from 5:00 to 6:30 on Tuesday. For more information call Cell Tech at 319-591-8044.
Date: 2011-06-28

Riverside Trek Fest

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 11:48 pm

Title: Riverside Trek Fest
Description: Riverside Trek Fest is Friday and Saturday. The festival kicks off Friday at 6:00 in Hall Park. Those interested in having parade floats are to be lined up between 8:00 and 9:00 a.m. Saturday at Peoples Trust and Savings Bank. For more information, contact 319-930-8735.
Start Date: 2011-06-24
End Date: 2011-06-25

Holy Trinity Catholic Church Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 11:47 pm

Title: Holy Trinity Catholic Church Blood Drive
Description: The Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Keota will have a blood drive on Thursday, June 23rd from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m at the church. To make an appointment, contact Cindy Weber at 641-636-2116.
Date: 2011-06-23

Kalona Optimists Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 11:46 pm

Title: Kalona Optimists Blood Drive
Description: The Kalona Optimist Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Monday, July 11th from 2:30 to 7:30 pm at the Kalona Mennonite Church. Walk-ins are welcome. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact Gene Miller at 319-656-2322.
Date: 2011-07-11

Washington YMCA Zoo Trip

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 10:32 pm

Title: Washington YMCA Zoo Trip
Description: The Washington Y is sponsoring a trip to the Niabi Zoo in the Quad Cities on Saturday, June 25th. The cost for the trip is $10. The registration deadline is Wednesday. For more information contact the Washington Y at 319-653-2141.
Date: 2011-06-25

Wapello Rodeo Queen Deadline

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 10:32 pm

Title: Wapello Rodeo Queen Deadline
Description: The Wapello Rodeo Queen Pageant is looking for cowgirls. There is a cash scholarship available to queens. Winners will represent at the Tri-County Rodeo and have entries paid for the Miss Rodeo Iowa contest next year. Deadline to sign up is Thursday, June 30th. For more information, go to www.wapellorodeo.com.
Date: 2011-06-30

Kalona Fun Days

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 10:31 pm

Title: Kalona Fun Days
Description: The Kalona Fun Days are Friday and Saturday beginning at 6:00 Friday with live music and the Kalona Fun Run at 6:40. There will also be a parade Saturday morning among many other activities. For more information, contact the Kalona Chamber of Commerce at 319-656-2660.
Start Date: 2011-06-17
End Date: 2011-06-18

Ainsworth Fun Days

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 10:30 pm

Title: Ainsworth Fun Days
Description: The Ainsworth Fun Days are Friday and Saturday beginning at 4:00 Friday with the Ainsworth Fireman’s Steak Supper at the Ainsworth fire station. There will also be a variety of activities for people of all ages. For more information, contact Kevin Vonnahme at 319-530-8439.
Start Date: 2011-06-17
End Date: 2011-06-18

Alive After 5

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 10:30 pm

Title: Alive After 5
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce will have an Alive After 5 at WCDC to celebrate their 40th anniversary on Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact WCDC at 319-653-7248.
Date: 2011-06-21

Olds Lions Club Fundraiser

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 10:29 pm

Title: Olds Lions Club Fundraiser
Description: The Olds Lions Club will be assisting at the Washington Pizza Ranch on Wednesday, June 29th from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. to raise funds for the numerous charities they support throughout the year.
Date: 2011-06-29

St. Joseph’s Congregate Meal

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 10:28 pm

Title: St. Joseph\’s Congregate Meal
Description: St. Joseph’s Church in East Pleasant Plain is hosting a congregate meal on Thursday, June 23rd with ham balls, cheesy potatoes, corn, and more. Bingo will be played after the meal. Reservations are appreciated. For more information contact Caryl Smith at 319-694-2242 by Wednesday, June 22nd.
Date: 2011-06-23

St. James Old Fashioned Summer Picnic

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 12:36 am

Title: St. James Old Fashioned Summer Picnic
Description: St. James Church will have their “Good Old-Fashioned Summer Picnic” in Tobin Hall on Saturday from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. They will have burgers, brats, chips, drinks, and more, followed by a comedy show at 8:00. The evening is sponsored by the St. James Youth Group attending the National Catholic Youth Conference in November. To purchase tickets or get more information contact St. James Church at 319-653-4504.
Date: 2011-06-18

Columbus Junction UMC Ice Cream Social and Concert

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 12:35 am

Title: Columbus Junction UMC Ice Cream Social and Concert
Description: The Columbus Junction United Methodist Church will have an ice cream social and concert Tuesday, June 28th. The ice cream social is at 5:30 followed by a concert by Nashville musician and comedian Brian Hanson at 7:00. A free will offering will be accepted. For more information contact the Columbus Junction United Methodist Church at 319-728-2669.
Date: 2011-06-28

Winfield VFW Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 12:34 am

Title: Winfield VFW Blood Drive
Description: The Winfield Lions Community is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Wednesday, June 29th from 3:00 pm to 6:30 pm at the Winfield VFW Building. For more information, contact Renee Quinn at 319-257-3416.
Date: 2011-06-29

Curt Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 12:33 am

Title: Curt Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament
Description: The Curt Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament is Saturday, July 9th starting at 8:00 a.m. The four person, best shot tournament is being held at the Washington Golf and Country Club. To get registered, contact Norm Bruty at 319-653-8151.
Date: 2011-07-09