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Halcyon House Garage Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:21 pm

Title: Halcyon House Garage Sale
Description: 90 Halcyon House residents will be holding a garage sale on Friday Oct. 15th from noon to 6pm and Saturday Oct. 16th from 8 – 11:30am. All items for sale will be located in building 3 garage off of South ave. B and Sitler Drive. Lots will be available for purchase. For more information contact Halcyon House at 319-653-7264.
Start Date: 2010-10-15
End Date: 2010-10-16

2nd annual tailgater event

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 11:19 pm

Title: 2nd annual tailgater event
Description: The West Chester Heritage Association will be hosting their 2nd annual tailgater event on Saturday Oct. 16th at the east side of the heritage building from 11am to 6pm for the Iowa vs. Michigan Game which starts at 2:30pm.

Date: 2010-10-16

What’s Old is New Again: Recent Discoveries Historical Society Program

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 11:10 pm

Title: What’s Old is New Again: Recent Discoveries Historical Society Program
Description: Bryan Kendall of the Office of the State Archaeologist at the University of Iowa will be the speaker at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, at the Louisa County Heritage Center in Wapello. The free program , “What’s Old is New Again: Recent Discoveries ”, will look at Archaeology in Iowa that stretches back more than 100 years with early explorations along the Mississippi River in eastern Iowa. If anyone has questions about a specific site he will do his best to answer them. Refreshments will be served.
Date: 2010-10-17

American Legion Post 29 Veteran’s Benefits Fair

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 11:09 pm

Title: American Legion Post 29 Veteran’s Benefits Fair
Description: The American Legion Post 29 in Washington, Iowa is sponsoring, in conjunction with the Washington Public Library, a Veteran’s Benefits Fair on Saturday, October 16, 2010 from 5:00 to 7:30 pm at the Washington Public Library. All Veterans and their families are invited to attend. Sue Rich of Washington County Veterans Affairs will be talking about the benefits that Veterans may be entitled to. For questions or to register for this event, please contact Barbara Duder at 319-461-4518 or email: ialegion29@hotmail.com.
Date: 2010-10-16

Washington Area Softball Association 2nd annual tailgate

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 11:08 pm

Title: Washington Area Softball Association 2nd annual tailgate
Description: Washington Area Softball Association 2nd annual tailgate is Saturday, October 16 from 9:00am to the end of the game at the Washington Golf and Country Club. There will be a hog roast, silent auction, kid activities, football pool, golf and door prizes. Admission: 6 & under free, 7-13 $5.00, 14 & older $8.00, 9-hole golf tournament and meal ticket is $30.00.
Date: 2010-10-16

Mid-Prairie Music Boosters Pancake Supper

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 11:07 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Music Boosters Pancake Supper
Description: The Mid-Prairie Music Boosters will be hosting a pancake supper before the last home football game of the regular season on Friday, October 15th. This year’s pancake feed will take place in the high school cafeteria starting at 4:30 PM. Tickets are $6 in advance for adults or $6.50 at the door. Kids under 10 are $3.50. Tickets can be purchased from any Mid-Prairie high school music student or Wellman Rotarian. All proceeds will benefit music camp scholarships for local Mid-Prairie student musicians.
Date: 2010-10-15

Bethel Mennonite Church Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 at 8:46 pm

Title: Bethel Mennonite Church Blood Drive
Description: The Bethel Mennonite Church is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Saturday Oct. 23rd from 7:30am to 11:30 am in the Bethel Mennonite Church at 3185 Wayland Road in Wayland. For more information call Karlee Martin at 319-461-3018, walk-ins are welcome.
Date: 2010-10-23

West Liberty Community Chamber of Commerce Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 at 8:45 pm

Title: West Liberty Community Chamber of Commerce Blood Drive
Description: The West Liberty Community Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Monday Oct. 25th from 2pm to 7pm at First Church United at 1100 Calhoun Street. For more information call Letha Ottaway at 319-627-4876, walk-ins are welcome.
Date: 2010-10-25

Jet Physical Therapy Senior Seminar

Posted: Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 at 8:43 pm

Title: Jet Physical Therapy Senior Seminar
Description: Jet physical Therapy is holding a Senior Seminar on FRIDAY 10/8) at 10AM at the Parkside Activity Convention Center. The seminar will begin at 10AM and the discussion will be concerning footwear and how it can help with balance as well as pain. Call JET Pysical Therapy in Wellman at 319-646-5381 or 319-461-5498 for more information.
Date: 2010-10-08

30th Annual Senior Health Fair

Posted: Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 at 8:43 pm

Title: 30th Annual Senior Health Fair
Description: The 30th Annual Senior Health Fair is scheduled for Friday, Oct 29 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Burlington Memorial Auditorium in downtown Burlington. This event is open to elders 60+ years of age living in Southeast Iowa along with caregivers and you will have the opportunity to visit with over 70+ vendors to learn about the latest developments in health issues and participate in a variety of health screenings at no cost. Registration is required at the door or registration forms can be picked up at the Area Agency on Aging office in Burlington. For more information, call 752-5433.
Date: 2010-10-29

Simon Estes Concert for Education Fund

Posted: Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 at 8:41 pm

Title: Simon Estes Concert for Education Fund
Description: Simon Estes will be in Concert with local high school choirs at the Event Center of the Riverside Casino & Golf Resort November 7, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Tickets available at local banks, Washington Chamber, and Gift Shop at the Riverside Casino & Golf Resort. Cost for Students $10, Adults $30, and VIP $45. This event is Hosted by the Community Foundation of Washington County.
Date: 2010-10-07

Immanuel Lutheran Church Christian Banquet

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:39 pm

Title: Immanuel Lutheran Church Christian Banquet
Description: The Immanuel Lutheran Church will by having a Christian Banquet on Saturday Oct. 16. They will be serving a Prime Rib Dinner. Live Auction and Silent Auction going on as well. It all starts at 5pm for a time of fellowship followed by the meal at 6pm and the live auction at 7pm. Advance tickets only: $25 by calling the church office at 653-3950.
Date: 2010-10-16

Harper Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:38 pm

Title: Harper Knights of Columbus Fish Fry
Description: Harper Knights of Columbus are sponsoring a Fish Fry on Friday, Oct. 15. Serving 5-8PM, KC Hall, Harper.\”
Date: 2010-10-15

Washington Community Theatre: A Bad Year for Tomatoes

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:37 pm

Title: Washington Community Theatre: A Bad Year for Tomatoes
Description: The Washington Community Theatre presents A Bad Year for Tomatoes: Thursday at 7:30pm Friday at 7:30 and Sunday at 2:30pm at the Washington Community Theatre. Tickets are $10 for Adults and $5 for Students and are available by calling the theatre at 319-653-5175
Start Date: 2010-10-07
End Date: 2010-10-10

Third Annual United Fund Chili Taste-Off

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:36 pm

Title: hird Annual United Fund Chili Taste-Off
Description: The Third Annual United Fund Chili Taste-Off will be on Friday October 15 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm at the American Legion, 99 Second St., Columbus Junction. Cups and spoons, available for a suggested donation of $2 are provided to enjoy the chili. Votes will be taken and a trophy given for the Taster’s Choice Chili. All proceeds will be divided among the chili-making organizations. For more information about Chili Taste Off please contact Mallory Smith, Columbus Junction Community Development Center, 319-728-7971 or cdc@columbusjunctioniowa.org.
Date: 2010-10-15

Optimist Club Blood Drive

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:35 pm

Title: Optimist Club Blood Drive
Description: The Optimist Club is hosting a blood drive Thursday, October 21 at United Presbyterian Church in Washington from 1:30 to 6:30 pm. donations will be accepted from those in good health and have not donated in 56 days. Bring photo ID and eat before you come. For more information or to schedule an appointment to donate, call Myron Shields at 653-3258. Walk-in donors are welcome.
Date: 2010-10-21

Winfield Mount Union Homecoming

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:34 pm

Title: Winfield Mount Union Homecoming
Description: Winfield Mount Union Homecoming is this week: Events include: crazy hair/makeup day on Tuesday, JersyShore Day/Hats, ties and shades day on Wednesday with the Chili Supper from 5:15-6:15, the Coronation at 6:30 followed by the Parade, and the Powder Puff Football game at the Softball field at 7:15, and Spirit Day of Friday with the Football game against the Danville Bears at the New London Field at 7pm.
Start Date: 2010-10-04
End Date: 2010-10-08

United Church of Crawfordsville annual Harvest Supper

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 12:34 am

Title: United Church of Crawfordsville annual Harvest Supper
Description: United Church of Crawfordsville annual Harvest Supper and Auction will be held Saturday, October 23rd. Creamed chicken and biscuit supper will be served from 4:30 – 6:45 p.m.; free-will donation. The auction will begin at 7 p.m., includes grain, baked goods, handmade items and much more.
Date: 2010-10-23

The Brighton Horizons Angel Food Orders

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 12:33 am

Title: The Brighton Horizons Angel Food Orders
Description: The Brighton Horizons group reminds everyone that Angel Food orders are due by October 15. Please contact Shelby Emry at 319-694-5741 to place an order. Orders need to be picked up at Emry’s home at 207 S. Jefferson on October 23 between 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Date: 2010-10-15

Paws & More Animal Shelter 2010 Dog Walk

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 12:31 am

Title: Paws & More Animal Shelter 2010 Dog Walk
Description: The PAWS & More Animal Shelter hopes you’ll join them for their 2010 Dog Walk at the Sunset Park in the dog park area. The Walk will be on Sunday October 10th, from 1-3pm with registration at 12:30. Cost is a $10 entry fee for the first dog, and $5 for the second dog. Put your paws to the pavement and join the approximately 1 mile walk in the park area. Micro chipping will be available at a reduced rate. And all money raised goes to raise funds for the shelter. Please make sure your dog is up to date on rabies.
Date: 2010-10-10