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Annual Washington County Planned Parenthood Book Sale

Posted: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 3:00 am

Title: Annual Washington County Planned Parenthood Book Sale
Description: The Annual Washington County Planned Parenthood Book Sale is being held Wednesday, September 26th, from 1 to 8pm, Thursday, September 27th, 10am to 8pm and Friday, September 28th, from 10am to 2pm.
Start Date: 2012-09-26
End Date: 2012-09-28

Washington Homecoming Parade in Brighton

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:44 am

Title: Washington Homecoming Parade in Brighton
Description: A Washington High School homecoming parade will take place down the Brighton Main Street on Thursday, September 13 at 9 a.m. The parade will include Senior Athletes, cheerleaders, the marching band, and the 2012 WHS homecoming court.
Date: 2012-09-13

Washington FFA Field Day at Land Lab

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:43 am

Title: Washington FFA Field Day at Land Lab
Description: The Washington FFA is holding a Field Day at the Land Lab located north of Washington on West 18th Street. FFA members will have the field ready to observe on Wednesday, September 19, from 3-6 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
Date: 2012-09-19

All American Care Carnival

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:43 am

Title: All American Care Carnival
Description: All American Care of Washington is holding a carnival on Friday, September 14th, from 3 to 5pm at 601 East Polk. There will be games, food and prizes. A freewill donation will be accepted for the food.
Date: 2012-09-14

Pheasants Forever Youth Hunt

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:40 am

Title: Pheasants Forever Youth Hunt
Description: Pheasants Forever is hosting a free youth hunt at Highland Hideaway Hunting Preserve in Riverside on Sunday, October 7th, at 1pm. Youth must be between the ages of 12 and 17 and have a Hunter Safety certificate. To Register call Bob at (319)461-0341.
Date: 2012-10-07

Keokuk County Expo Craft Festival

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:39 am

Title: Keokuk County Expo Craft Festival
Description: The 37th Annual Keokuk County Expo Craft Festival is being held Saturday, September 15th, from 9 to 3. There will be booths of crafts, fall pumpkins and much more. Admission is free. Call Jona with any questions at (641)660-6429.
Date: 2012-09-15

Sticks & Strings

Posted: Thursday, September 6th, 2012 at 3:16 am

Title: Sticks & Strings
Description: Washington Public Library’s Sticks and Strings is beginning a new season Friday. Participants should bring their knitting, crocheting or other fiber arts projects. The meetings are free and open to the public. 5th graders and under should be accompanied by an adult. The program will be held the first Friday of each month.
Date: 2012-09-07

Packwood Lions Homemade Ice Cream Social

Posted: Thursday, September 6th, 2012 at 3:15 am

Title: Packwood Lions Homemade Ice Cream Social
Description: Packwood Lions Homemade Ice Cream Social is Saturday, September 22nd, from 5 to 7pm in the Packwood Community Room. Free will offerings will be accepted with funds going to benefit the Lions’ Kidsight Screenings at Pekin School
Date: 2012-09-22

Identity Theft & What You Need to Know

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:49 am

Title: Identity Theft & What You Need to Know
Description: A community education event on identity theft is being held at the Columbus Junction Public Library on Wednesday, September 12th from 1 to 2pm. Identity Theft & What You Need to Know will help community members learn how to minimize their risk of being a victim of identity theft.
Date: 2012-09-12

Peddle the MRT

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:37 am

Title: Peddle the MRT
Description: Peddle the MRT is coming up on Sunday, September 16th, from 1 to 5pm. The bike ride will start at the Louisa County Conservation office and end at the Community Center in Oakville. Participants can ride one way or round trip. Registration for the shuttle is required by Wednesday, September 12th.
Date: 2012-09-16

Directors Workshop

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:36 am

Title: Directors Workshop
Description: A workshop is being held on Sunday, September 16th, from 2-4 p.m. in the lobby of the Washington Community Center for those interested in directing plays and musicals. The first hour of the workshop will go over directing basics the second will be directed toward those who have been involved in a production before. The workshop is free. For more information email baberleroyboy@webtv.net,ercolby@hotmail.com or jgw@iowatelecom.net.

Date: 2012-09-16

United Methodist Church 100 Year Anniversary

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:36 am

Title: United Methodist Church 100 Year Anniversary
Description: United Methodist Church is celebrating their 100 year anniversary on Sunday. The celebration will begin with Sunday School for children and adults at 9:45 a.m. At 11:00 a.m. there will be a Worship and Celebration service featuring former clergy and musicians. At 2:00 p.m there will be a music concert. The concert will be followed by a reception at 3:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2012-09-09

Anime Movie Night

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:34 am

Title: Anime Movie Night
Description: An Anime Movie Night for 6th through 12th graders is being held Friday, September 28th, at 7pm at the Washington Public Library.
Date: 2012-09-28

Young Readers Club

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:34 am

Title: Young Readers Club
Description: The Young Readers Club for 3rd through 5th graders is held from 4-5pm at the Washington Public Library. The Club will meet every Tuesday starting the 25th. For more information call the library at 653-2726
Date: 2012-09-25

Flavors of Washington County Tour

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:33 am

Title: Flavors of Washington County Tour
Description: “Flavors of Washington County” Bus Tour with Michael Zahs is scheduled for Saturday, September 22nd at 7:30am. The owners of various Washington County food related businesses will share their stories. Cost is $68 and includes lunch, snacks and the chartered bus tour. For more information contact Linda at (319)653-5818 or Karen at 653-5139
Date: 2012-09-22

Saint Mary Church Fall Festival

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:21 am

Title: Saint Mary Church Fall Festival
Description: Saint Mary Church in Sigourney is holding their 2012 Fall Festival is Sunday, September 16th. The Pork Chop and Chicken Breast dinner will be served from 4 to 7. Cost is $10, children under 10 are free. There will be bingo and children’s games. Raffle tickets are also on sale.
Date: 2012-09-16

22nd Annual Rotary Grilled Turkey Dinner

Posted: Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 at 1:42 am

Title: 22nd Annual Rotary Grilled Turkey Dinner
Description: The 22nd annual Rotary grilled turkey dinner is Monday, September 10th at the United Methodist Church fellowship hall in Washington from 4:30-7:00PM. Turkey, coleslaw, rolls, beans and homemade pies and desserts will be served. Tickets are $10 for adults and kids 12 and under eat for $5. Dine in and carry out available. Call Kierstan Peck for tickets at 319-653-3768.
Date: 2012-09-10

Hope Lutheran Fish Fry and Auction

Posted: Thursday, August 23rd, 2012 at 11:46 pm

Title: Hope Lutheran Fish Fry and Auction
Description: Hope Lutheran Fish fry and Auction is being held Saturday, September 8th at Hope Lutheran Church in Brighton. The meal will be served from 4:30 to 6:30, with the auction to follow. Cost is $8 for adults, children under 12 are $3.50. The meal will include catfish, potatoes, homemade ice cream and more.
Date: 2012-09-08

St James Fall Festival

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 10:31 pm

Title: St James Fall Festival
Description: The St James Fall Festival is Sunday September 9th at the Washington KC Hall. Dinner will be served from 11 am to 1 pm. Adults are $10, kids ages 6 -12 are $5, kids 5 and under are free. The meal will include turkey, ham, dressing, mashed potatoes and more. The Country Store is open from 9 to 2, kids games from 11:30 to 2:30 and the auction begins at noon.
Date: 2012-09-09

Friendship Bible Study Picnic

Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 2:51 am

Title: Friendship Bible Study Picnic
Description: Prairie Flower Baptist Church is holding their annual Friendship Bible Study picnic on Sunday at 5pm. They will meet at Sunset Park, at the picnic shelter on the southeast corner of the park. Bring a dish to pass. For more information contact Susan Davis at 653-4831.
Date: 2012-08-26