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Haloween Hike

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 8:46 pm

Title: Haloween Hike
Description: Looking for some not-so-scary fun for Halloween this year? Want to get out and enjoy nature at night? Then come to the Washington County Conservation Board’s annual Halloween Hike. This event will run from 6:45 – 8:30 p.m. at Marr Park on Saturday, October 23. The theme for this year’s hike is “The Three Sisters,” so named for a Native American gardening technique. The Trail can be entered anytime between 6:45 and 8:00 p.m. Activities in the Center will run through 8:30. Volunteers are also needed. Contact Naturalist Pam Holz on how you can help. For more information, contact the Conservation Board at 319/657-2400 or e-mail wccbnaturalist@iowatelecom.net.
Date: 2010-10-23

Way Off Broadway Haunted House

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 8:45 pm

Title: Way Off Broadway Haunted House
Description: The Way Off Broadway Haunted House located at the Old Armory, at the corner of B and Broadway in Fairfield will be open weekends: October 14,-16, 21-23, 28-31 from 6:30-9:30pm with special matinees for young people Saturdays October 16, 23, 30 and Sunday October 31 from 1:00-4:00 pm. The donation for the evenings is $6 and for the matinees is $3 and tickets are available at the Old Armory door on Broadway next to the Ledger during open hours. The evening Haunting should be scary enough to thrill middle school through adults and the matinees are appropriate for children 5-10 (parents may accompany their children.) Questions can be directed to Randy West at 641-919-0580.
Start Date: 2010-10-14
End Date: 2010-10-31

IPTV’s Dan Wardell at Washington Public Library

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 8:44 pm

Title: IPTV\’s Dan Wardell at Washington Public Library
Description: On Thursday Oct 28th @ 6:30 p. m. Dan Wardell from Iowa Public Television will be at the Washington Public Library to host a story time for families. Children need to be accompanied by an adult. This event is free and open to the public
Date: 2010-10-28

Chili Benefit Dinner for Linda Renkin

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 8:44 pm

Title: Chili Benefit Dinner for Linda Renkin
Description: Come eat and enjoy! A Chili Benefit Dinner for Linda Renkin on Monday, October 18th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the WHS Cafeteria. Cost is a Free will donation. Linda is a Washington High School para-professional who was injured in an accident at the high school. All donations will be used to help cover Linda\’s medical expenses. Three will also be a Silent auction with a variety of items, and musical performances.
Date: 2010-10-18

Pillow Cleaning at Kalona Mennonite Church

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 8:43 pm

Title: Pillow Cleaning at Kalona Mennonite Church
Description: Get your feather or foam pillows cleaned, sanitized, deodorized & NEW TICKING on
Tuesday, November 2, 2010 from 8:30 a.m.—4:00 p.m at the Kalona Mennonite Church
At 902 6th Street. Sponsored by the Kalona Mennonite WMSC

Date: 2010-11-02

Kalona Elementary Playground Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 at 8:42 pm

Title: Kalona Elementary Playground Fundraiser
Description: The Kalona Elementary Playground Committee will be holding a meal to raise funds for the final phase of the playground improvement project at the Kalona Elementary gymnasium Tuesday, November 16th from 5:00-7:00pm. Zio Johno’s, is catering. Tickets for the meal, which can be purchased at the door, will be $6.50 for 12 and up, $5.00 for children 4-11 and kids 3 and under are free. Seconds are free if you use your original plate. Carry outs are welcomed. The meal will be held in conjunction with the KE Book Fair. The KE Library will be open so families can browse and/or purchase books. Each family that purchases a meal will receive a coupon for $1 off a book at the book fair.
Date: 2010-11-16

Brighton Lions Club Annual Ice Cream Social,

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 10:13 am

Title: Brighton Lions Club Annual Ice Cream Social,
Description: The Brighton Lions Club will be hosting their Annual Ice Cream Social, Sunday, Oct 17th , from 2-4pm @ the Brighton Community Center. Ice Cream, toppings, cookies & bars, root beer floats. Proceeds to help fund the Brighton Lions community projects.
Date: 2010-10-17

1st Anniversery of the Washington Public Library

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:35 pm

Title: 1st Anniversery of the Washington Public Library
Description: Celebrate the Unveiling of the Donor Wall and the First Anniversary of the opening of the Library Building on Tuesday October 19th at 7:30pm with the Foundation of the Washington Free Public Library.
Date: 2010-10-19

Fall Harvest Party at Hamakua Place

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:34 pm

Title: Fall Harvest Party at Hamakua Place
Description: The Fall Harvest Party at Hamakua Place will be Saturday October 30th at 7pm. a costume party and karaoke, food, fun and costume contest with prizes and more. $3 at the door for 6th – 12th grade only. Contact Deb at 653-4700 for details.
Date: 2010-10-30

Washington Y’s Haunted House and games

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:33 pm

Title: Washington Y’s Haunted House and games
Description: The Washington Y’s Haunted House and games will be Saturday October 30th. Call the Y at 653-2141 for more details.
Date: 2010-10-30

Washington’s Trick or Treat

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:32 pm

Title: Washington’s Trick or Treat
Description: The City of Washington’s Trick or Treat will be on Saturday October 30th from 6 to 8pm. call city hall at 653-3272 for more information.
Date: 2010-10-30

The Martins Concert

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:32 pm

Title: The Martins Concert
Description: The Martins will be in concert at 7:30pm on Thursday October 28th at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington. This is a part of the Washington Concert Association’s 2010-2011 season.
Date: 2010-10-28

Trick or Treat around Washington Square

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:29 pm

Title: Trick or Treat around Washington Square
Description: Trick or Treat around Washington Square on Friday October 29th from 4:30 to 5pm spooky music provided by KCII Radio will be played in Central Park. Trick or treating the businesses at 5 starts at 5. Bring your youth costume back into the park for a hot dog and chips and a drink.
Date: 2010-10-29

Optimist Soup Supper

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:29 pm

Title: Optimist Soup Supper
Description: The Optimist Soup Supper will be Tuesday October 26th from 4:30 to 7pm at Hamakua Place at 604 South Iowa Ave, in Washington. Chili and Potato soup will be served. Free Will offering to help pay Hamakua Utility bills.
Date: 2010-10-26

Candidates Forumat the United Presbyterian Church

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:28 pm

Title: Candidates Forumat the United Presbyterian Church
Description: The Candidates Forum at the United Presbyterian Church will be Monday October 18th beginning at 6pm. This will be a forum for candidates of contested positions in Iowa House District 89, Iowa Senate District 45, Washington County Supervisor – District 5, and Washington County Attorney. If you have questions you would like to asked at the forum, please email them to Ann Moore at washcofc2@iowatelecom.net.
Date: 2010-10-18

Community Chest Fundraising Pork Loin Dinner

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:27 pm

Title: Community Chest Fundraising Pork Loin Dinner
Description: The Community Chest Fundraising Pork Loin Dinner will be Monday October 18th from 4:30 to 7pm at the United Methodist church. Carry Out Dinners are possible.
Date: 2010-10-18

Democratic Fundraiser Dinner

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:27 pm

Title: Democratic Fundraiser Dinner
Description: The Democratic Fundraiser Dinner at the 4-H Building at the fairgrounds will be Sunday Oct. 17th from noon to 1pm with speakers to follow. Contact Louise Frakes for details at 694-3078
Date: 2010-10-17

Grand Piano Concert and dedication at Library

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:26 pm

Title: Grand Piano Concert and dedication at Library
Description: On Saturday October 16th the Grand Piano Concert and dedication will be at 7pm at the Washington Public Library. Presentation and concert by pianist and U of I Professor of Music Dr. Rene Lecuno.
Date: 2010-10-16

Best Selling Business Author Tony Rubleski

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:24 pm

Title: Best Selling Business Author Tony Rubleski
Description: Best Selling Business Author Tony Rubleski, author of Mind Capture series on sales and marketing books will speak at 3:15 at the Washington Co. Extension office on Wednesday October 13th. Seminar is free to Chamber members and $15 for non members. Reservations are required. Call 653-3272 to reserve your seat.
Date: 2010-10-13

Planned Parenthood Book Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:22 pm

Title: Planned Parenthood Book Sale
Description: The Planned Parenthood Book Sale is at the Fairgrounds on Wednesday Oct. 13, Thursday Oct. 14, and Friday Oct. 15 in the 4-H Building downstairs.
Start Date: 2010-10-13
End Date: 2010-10-15