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Come watch the flames

Posted: Saturday, March 26th, 2011 at 1:44 pm

Title: Come watch the flames
Description: Come watch the flames at the Washington County Conservation Board’s
annual Marr Park Night Prairie Burn. They will be burning the north
prairie next to the highway Friday evening, April 1.County staff will lead an interpretive program on prairie burns, history, management plans, and tools used beginning at 7:30 p.m. The burn will begin at 8:00 p.m. For more information, call Pamela Holz (holts) at 319-657-2400.

Date: 2011-04-01

The Ainsworth South Church womens group

Posted: Saturday, March 26th, 2011 at 1:34 pm

Title: The Ainsworth South Church womens group
Description: The Ainsworth South Church is hosting “Talk About It” beginning Wednesday,
March 16th through Wednesday, April 22ndThis will be every Wednesday evening before
Easter from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm in the Ainsworth South Church Fellowship
Hall. The purpose is to connect women in the community and talk about current events

Date: 2011-03-16

After Prom Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:00 pm

Title: After Prom Fundraiser
Description: The Washington Community Schools After Prom Committee is announcing that everyone who made purchases from the Schwans Foods fundraiser may pick up their items at the Good Will parking lot on Saturday from noon until 5pm. There will also be extra items for sale for anyone interested.
Date: 2011-03-26

Mid-Prairie High School Drama and Music departments

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 at 5:38 am

Title: Mid-Prairie High School Drama and Music departments
Description: Mid-Prairie High School Drama and Music departments will combine to put on 110 in the Shade on April 8th and April 9th. This musical is based on the play/movie The Rainmaker by Richard Nash. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 each for ages 12 and under. For more information and ticket purchases contact Sue Troyer at 656-3779 or send a check made payable to MP Drama to Mid Prairie High School in Wellman.
Start Date: 2011-04-08
End Date: 2011-04-09

Iowa Mennonite School

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 at 5:29 am

Title: Iowa Mennonite School
Description: There is an informational meeting for parents of students interested in attending Iowa Mennonite School for the first time next school year. The session is Monday, March 28th at 7:00 p.m in the school’s Celebration Hall with an introduction of faculty members and an opportunity to get to know other potential students and parents. For more information call 656-2073 or 683-2586.
Date: 2011-03-28

The Ainsworth South Church

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 at 5:25 am

Title: The Ainsworth South Church
Description: The Ainsworth South Church is hosting “Talk About It” beginning Wednesday,
March 16th through Wednesday, April 22ndThis will be every Wednesday evening before
Easter from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm in the Ainsworth South Church Fellowship
Hall. The purpose is to connect women in the community and talk about current events
Date: 2011-03-30

Mid-Prairie High School Drama and Music departments will combine to put on 110 in the Shade

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 at 12:34 am

Mid-Prairie High School Drama and Music departments will combine to put on 110 in the Shade on April 8th and April 9th.  This musical is based on the play/movie The Rainmaker by Richard Nash.  Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 each for ages 12 and under. For more information and ticket purchases contact Sue Troyer at 656-3779 or send a check made payable to MP Drama to Mid Prairie High School in Wellman.

Congressman Dave Loebsack’s district representative, Jared Hershberger

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 11:31 pm

Title: Congressman Dave Loebsack’s district representative, Jared Hershberger
Description: Congressman Dave Loebsack’s district representative, Jared Hershberger will be available at the Washington Chamber office on Wednesday, March 16th and Thursday, March 31st from 10am to noon to listen to your concerns and report back to the congressman.
Date: 2011-03-31

One more briefing session sponsored by the Washington Chamber of Commerce

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 11:29 pm

Title: One more briefing session sponsored by the Washington Chamber of Commerce
Description: One more briefing session sponsored by the Washington Chamber of Commerce remains with legislators in attendance to answer your questions and address your concerns. You can meet with Senator Sandy Greiner and Representative Jared Klein, and also hear about legislative progress on various issues. The final briefing session will be held on Saturday, March 19th at the Washington County Courthouse from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. And will be a special news magazine on AM & FM KCII and streamed online at Kciiradio.com.
Date: 2011-03-19

The Washington Free Public Library Foundation

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 11:28 pm

Title: The Washington Free Public Library Foundation
Description: The Washington Free Public Library Foundation and Humanities Iowa is Having a Indian Art Facts and Artifacts Native Art and Culture of the American Southwest Presentation by Dr. Leona M. Zastrow, PhD
On Saturday, March 5th and 6th at the Washington Public Library at 3pm. For more information contact the Washington Public Library at 319-653-2726
Start Date: 2011-03-05
End Date: 2011-03-06

Hunter Safety Course

Posted: Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 1:20 pm

Title: Hunter Safety Course
Description: Hunter safety courses will be held Tuesday, March 22nd and Thursday, March 24th) from 6 to 9pm and Saturday, March 26 from 8am to noon. At the Washington Conservation Center. Pre-registration is required. Register online at www.iowadnr.gov/training. Or call The Washington Conservation Center
Date: 2011-03-26

Come watch the flames at the Washington County Conservation Board’s annual Marr Park Night Prairie Burn.

Posted: Wednesday, March 16th, 2011 at 12:57 am

Title: Come watch the flames at the Washington County Conservation Board’s annual Marr Park Night Prairie Burn.
Description: Come watch the flames at the Washington County Conservation Board’s
annual Marr Park Night Prairie Burn. They will be burning the north
prairie next to the highway Friday evening, April 1st. County staff will lead an
interpretive program on prairie burns, history, management plans, and
tools used beginning at 7:30 p.m. The burn will begin at 8:00 p.m.
For more information, call Pamela Holz at 319-657-2400.
Date: 2011-03-01

Ainsworth South Church is hosting “Talk About It”

Posted: Wednesday, March 16th, 2011 at 12:54 am

Title: Ainsworth South Church is hosting “Talk About It”
Description: The Ainsworth South Church is hosting “Talk About It” beginning Wednesday,
March 16th through Wednesday, April 22nd
.This will be every Wednesday evening before
Easter from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm in the Ainsworth South Church Fellowship
Hall. The purpose is to connect women in the community and talk about current events.

Date: 2011-03-16

informational meeting for parents of students interested in attending Iowa Mennonite School for the first time next school year.

Posted: Wednesday, March 16th, 2011 at 12:51 am

Title: informational meeting for parents of students interested in attending Iowa Mennonite School for the first time next school year.
Description: There is an informational meeting for parents of students interested in attending Iowa Mennonite School for the first time next school year. The session is Monday, March 28th at 7:00 p.m in the school’s Celebration Hall with an introduction of faculty members and an opportunity to get to know other potential students and parents. For more information call 656-2073 or 683-2586.

Date: 2011-03-28

The UWF Soup Supper @ United Church of Faith

Posted: Sunday, March 13th, 2011 at 11:20 am

Title: The UWF Soup Supper @ United Church of Faith
Description: The UWF Soup Supper @ United Church of Faith will be March 20 from 4:30-6:30 pm. They will be serving broccoli & cheese, cheese, chili, vegetable & relish trays, desserts
and sweet bread. A free-will offering will be accepted and all proceeds go toward a new church roof.

Date: 2011-03-20

The Highland Student Council will be holding it’s annual blood drive at Highland High School

Posted: Sunday, March 13th, 2011 at 10:23 am

Title: The Highland Student Council will be holding it’s annual blood drive at Highland High School
Description: The Highland Student Council will be holding it’s annual blood drive at Highland High School on Monday, March 14th from 7:30am to 12pm. Walk-ins are welcome, or you can schedule a time by calling Mrs. Wagner at 319-648-2891
Date: 2011-03-14

The Highland Fine Arts Department will present their spring play

Posted: Sunday, March 13th, 2011 at 10:21 am

Title: The Highland Fine Arts Department will present their spring play
Description: The Highland Fine Arts Department will present their spring play on March 25th and 26th at 7:30pm. “Live from a Studio Audience” features an episode of the Brady Bunch and Laverne and Shirley, complete with 70’s commercials. This event is family-friendly and free will donations are accepted.
Start Date: 2011-03-25
End Date: 2011-03-26

The 8th Annual Care for Our Kids Golf Classic

Posted: Sunday, March 13th, 2011 at 10:20 am

Title: The 8th Annual Care for Our Kids Golf Classic
Description: The 8th Annual Care for Our Kids Golf Classic to be held on Friday, June 10th at the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort raising funds to help pay Hawk-I premiums for kids in our area, as well as purchase needed equipment to care for kids at Washington County Hospital and Clinics. Items to be funded with your help include a warmer, cribs and resuscitation equipment for the Family Birthing Center; a crib for the Operating Room; and equipment needed to care for kids that have went into respiratory or cardiac arrest. Contact Kathleen Brinning 319-863-3920
Date: 2011-06-10

The Washington Model RR Club will be meeting

Posted: Sunday, March 13th, 2011 at 10:18 am

Title: The Washington Model RR Club will be meeting
Description: The Washington Model RR Club will be meeting on Sunday, March 27th from 1:00pm- 4:00pm at the Washington County Fairgrounds and will be operating 6 train layouts. For more information contact Pete Weller 319 653-4572 or Dick Schenk 319 653-5537
Date: 2011-03-27

Congressman Dave Loebsack’s district representative, Jared Hershberger will be available at the Washington Chamber

Posted: Sunday, March 13th, 2011 at 10:17 am

Title: Congressman Dave Loebsack’s district representative, Jared Hershberger will be available at the Washington Chamber
Description: Congressman Dave Loebsack’s district representative, Jared Hershberger will be available at the Washington Chamber office on Wednesday, March 16th and Thursday, March 31st from 10am to noon to listen to your concerns and report back to the congressman.
Date: 2011-03-31