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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

Bright Futures Walk/Run Program

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

Title: Bright Futures Walk/Run Program
Description: Bright Futures Chiropractic in Kalona is having an eight-week walking and running program beginning Monday at 6:30 p.m. Participants receive a simple program to follow for eight weeks, beginning with a brief training tip followed by a 30-minute group walk, or walk and run. Proceeds from the program benefit the Bunker Mill Trail Project. For more information, contact Bright Futures Chiropractic at 319-656-2888.
Date: 2011-08-15

Louisa County Tractor Ride

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:25 pm

Title: Louisa County Tractor Ride
Description: The 7th annual Louisa County Tractor Ride will be Sunday, August 21st at 8:30 a.m. Registration begins at 8:00 at the Wapello Elevator. Lunch will be provided by the Louisa County Cattlemen’s Association at the Letts City Park. For more information, contact Lee Harris at 319-868-7872.
Date: 2011-08-21

PAWS and More Motor Expo

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:25 pm

Title: PAWS and More Motor Expo
Description: The 13th annual PAWS and More Central Park Motor Expo is Sunday, August 28th. The expo features a poker walk, piston toss, and the motor expo. Registration takes place from 9:00 a.m. to noon, and judging will be from noon to 1:00. For more information, contact Rick Stauffer at 319-863-3268.
Date: 2011-08-28

8/28

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:23 pm

Title: 8/28
Description: PAWS and More Animal Shelter is collecting donations of used books, DVDs, VHS tapes, video games, and CDs. For more information or to donate used items, contact Sheila Hanson at 319-461-5560.
Date: 2011-08-28

Alzheimer’s Session at Halcyon House

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:22 pm

Title: Alzheimer\’s Session at Halcyon House
Description: Halcyon House will hold an informative session about Alzheimer’s disease Thursday, August 18th at 2:00 p.m. The session will be led by Bonnie Boshart from Lending Hands Adult Day Services. The meeting is open to the public, and light refreshments will be served. For more information, call Lending Hands at 319-653-2661.
Date: 2011-08-18

Columbus Back to School Bash

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:22 pm

Title: Columbus Back to School Bash
Description: The Columbus Community School District and the Wildcats First group are sponsoring a \”Back to School Bash\” Monday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on the lawn of the administrative office on the district campus, near the high school in Columbus Junction. The \”Bash\” will feature a free hot dog supper, tours of the school buildings, opportunities to meet teachers, and a chance for students to load their school supplies in their lockers. For more information, call 319-728-2911.
Date: 2011-08-15

Louisa County Historical Society Open Houses

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:21 pm

Title: Louisa County Historical Society Open Houses
Description: The Louisa County Historical Society is hosting an open house for three of its museums Sunday. The Randy Griffin museum in Grandview, the Columbus Junction Museum, and the Louisa County Historical Museum in Wapello will be open from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. For more information, contact the Louisa County Historical Society at 319-527-5247.
Date: 2011-08-14

WCHC Welcome Reception

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:20 pm

Title: WCHC Welcome Reception
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics invites the public in welcoming its new CEO, Dennis Hunger. A welcome reception will be Monday, August 29th from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the South Lobby of the Washington County Hospital. For more information on the reception, call 319-653-5481.
Date: 2011-08-29

Lone Tree Fall Festival

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:17 pm

Title: Lone Tree Fall Festival
Description: The Lone Tree Fall Festival will be held Friday, August 19th and Saturday, August 20th (tomorrow/today) in Lone Tree. Events begin at 5:00 that Friday evening with the Next Generation Shows, carnival rides, and concessions. Other weekend events include a youth talent show, bids for baskets auction, a 5K and 1 mile fun run, and more. The parade begins at 11:00 a.m. that Saturday. For more information call 319-629-4222.
Start Date: 2011-08-19
End Date: 2011-08-20

12th Annual SIDS Walk

Posted: Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 2:16 pm

Title: 12th Annual SIDS Walk
Description: The 12th annual Iowa SIDS Foundation “Walk for the Future” will be held Saturday, August 27th in Sunset Park in Washington at 8:30 a.m. Participants can register online or request a registration form by calling Tony and Tricia Lipski at 319-653-7418.
Date: 2011-08-27

Wooden Chair and Window Affair

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 11:47 pm

Title: Wooden Chair and Window Affair
Description: The Washington Care Center is having an Old Wooden Chair and Window Affair. You can donate old wooden chairs and windows to the Care Center. The windows and chairs will be for local and surrounding artists to decorate. The Care Center will be auctioning off all items at a later date. Proceeds go to the Care Center’s “Loving Residents Activities Fund.”
Start Date: 2011-07-29
End Date: 2011-08-15

Theology on Tap

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 11:46 pm

Title: Theology on Tap
Description: Theology on Tap of Washington will be hosting an event Thursday, August 4th at 6:00 p.m. at the KC Hall Lounge in Washington. A taco bar will be served, and at 6:30 p.m. Father Joe DeFrancisco, professor at St. Ambrose University, will be speaking on the Theology of Spirituality. The event is free and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, call Amanda Adam at 319-461-1165.
Date: 2011-08-04

Ainsworth Community Center Breakfast Buffet

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 11:41 pm

Title: Ainsworth Community Center Breakfast Buffet
Description: There will be a breakfast buffet at the Ainsworth Community Center and Opera House Saturday, August 6th from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. The buffet is $7 for adults and free for those 10 and under with an adult.
Date: 2011-08-06