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Celebrate Washington

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:41 am

Title: Celebrate Washington
Description: Celebrate Washington is Saturday, August 6th in downtown Washington from 10:00 a.m. to midnight. Celebrate Washington features an art show, local live entertainment, kids’ activities, and more. There will also be a concert by Bob Dorr and the Blue Band with a street dance and beer tent. For more information, visit www.mainstreetwashington.org.
Date: 2011-08-06

Chamber of Commerce Men’s Fun Day

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:40 am

Title: Chamber of Commerce Men\’s Fun Day
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce is having a Men’s Fun Day with a 4-man best shot golf tournament at the Washington Golf and Country Club Wednesday, August 24th. There will be three shotgun starts at 9:00, noon, and 3:00. Registrations are due by Thursday, August 11th by calling 319-653-3272.
Date: 2011-08-24

Winfield Crooked Creek Days

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:40 am

Title: Winfield Crooked Creek Days
Description: The Winfield Crooked Creek Days are Friday, August 5th through Sunday, August 7th. Events include the 14th annual Cardboard Boat Races Friday night at the Winfield Field Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club, a fun run Saturday morning at 7:00, and a number of contests and games. For more information, contact Sharon Jennings at 319-257-6632.
Start Date: 2011-08-05
End Date: 2011-08-07

United Methodist Church Pork and Sweet Corn Supper

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:39 am

Title: United Methodist Church Pork and Sweet Corn Supper
Description: The United Methodist Church in Washington is having a pork and sweet corn supper Thursday, July 28th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the church. Tickets for the supper are $6 in advance or $7 at the door. Kids ages 4 and under are $3. Drive-thru or carryout are also available. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 319-653-5446.
Date: 2011-07-28

Karen Trotzman Retirement Celebration

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:38 am

Title: Karen Trotzman Retirement Celebration
Description: There will be a retirement celebration for United Presbyterian Church Youth Leader Karen Trotzman Sunday, August 21st during the 10:30 a.m. worship service followed by a reception in the fellowship hall at 11:30. All who have known Karen in her 17 years of service are encouraged to attend.
Date: 2011-08-21

Flying Pigs Duathlon

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:37 am

Title: Flying Pigs Duathlon
Description: The Flying Pigs Duathlon 5K run, 20 mile bike, and 1.5 mile run is Saturday, August 6th at 8:00 a.m. Registration begins at 7:00 at BodyWrx Fitness. You can participate individually or in groups of 3. For more information, contact Teri Hartzler at 319-653-6500.
Date: 2011-08-06

Leaving Iowa Auditions

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:37 am

Title: Leaving Iowa Auditions
Description: The Washington Community Theater is holding auditions for its upcoming production of Leaving Iowa. Aspiring as well as experienced actors are encouraged and welcome to attend auditions on Sunday, August 7th, Tuesday, August 9th and Wednesday, August 10th from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Washington Community Center. Scripts are available for check out at the Washington Library. Performances are October 14, 15 & 16. For more information, contact Doug and Beth McBride at 319-653-2433.
Start Date: 2011-08-07
End Date: 2011-08-10

Spring Run United Methodist Church Ice Cream Supper

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:36 am

Title: Spring Run United Methodist Church Ice Cream Supper
Description: The Spring Run United Methodist Church is having an ice cream supper Tuesday, August 2nd at 5:00 p.m at the church. Menu includes chicken and hamburger sandwiches, potato salad, pie, and ice cream. For more information, contact Spring Run United Methodist Church at 319-257-6741.
Date: 2011-08-02

Grandview/Letts Lions Club Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:35 am

Title: Grandview/Letts Lions Club Blood Drive
Description: The Grandview/Letts Lions Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Thursday, August 4th from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Letts Library and Community Building. For more information, contact Marvin or Margaret Thomas at 319-726-3286.
Date: 2011-08-04

Keota Corn and Brat Feed

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:34 am

Title: Keota Corn and Brat Feed
Description: The 2nd annual Corn and Brat Feed will be held Saturday at the Keota VFW at 5:00 p.m. A free will donation will be accepted. Proceeds from the breakfast go to area churches.
Date: 2011-07-30

Keota Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:34 am

Title: Keota Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast
Description: The Keota Knights of Columbus are having a pancake breakfast Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to noon at St. Mary’s Hall in Keota. A free will offering will be accepted and proceeds go to the Knights’ Scholarship Fund.
Date: 2011-07-30

English Valleys Fun Day

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:33 am

Title: English Valleys Fun Day
Description: English Valleys Fun Day is Saturday in North English. The parade begins at 10:00 a.m. Floats are to line up at the English Valleys High School parking lot. For more information, call 319-664-3634.
Date: 2011-07-30

Cruise Night on the Square

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:32 am

Title: Cruise Night on the Square
Description: The Corn Country Cruisers will have a Cruise Night on the north side of the Washington Square on Saturday, August 13th from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. There will be a Chili Cook Off by Sons of the American Legion Squadron 29 and also a concert by the Do’s and Don’ts at 6:00 p.m, along with an evening of classic and new show cars. For more information call Randy Farrington at 319-694-5603.
Date: 2011-08-13

United Church of Crawfordsville VBS

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:32 am

Title: United Church of Crawfordsville VBS
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville will have Vacation Bible School Monday, August 1st through Friday, August 5th from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the church. Children ages 3 through 6th grade are encouraged to attend. For more information, call Becky Kremer at 319-461-4454 or the United Church of Crawfordsville at 319-658-2366.
Start Date: 2011-08-01
End Date: 2011-08-05

Kalona Historical Village Bingo

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:31 am

Title: Kalona Historical Village Bingo
Description: The Kalona Historical Village has dollar bingo every first and third Thursday of the month. 15 games are played beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Kalona Historical Village. For more information, call
319-656-3232.
Date: 2011-08-04

Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser at the Louisa County Fair

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:29 am

Title: Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser at the Louisa County Fair
Description: Louisa County Habitat for Humanity will serve butterfly pork chop sandwiches and dinners at the Louisa County Fair Tuesday, July 26. They will be serving from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the 4-H Variety Building. Dinners cost $6.00 for adults, $4.00 for children 10 and under. Tyson Fresh Foods is providing the pork for this event.
Date: 2011-07-26

First Christian Church Youth Group Yard Sale and Car Wash

Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 at 12:39 am

Title: First Christian Church Youth Group Yard Sale and Car Wash
Description: The Acts 29 Youth Group from First Christian Church in Washington is having a yard sale and car wash Saturday at the church. The yard sale begins at 8:00 a.m and the car wash starts at 10. Proceeds from the event go to covering the expenses of delivering donated books to Illinois from their month-long Christian book collection. For more information, call Darren Brown at
319-931-3680.
Date: 2011-07-16

Washington High School Class of 1986 Reunion

Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 at 12:39 am

Title: Washington High School Class of 1986 Reunion
Description: The Washington High School Class of 1986 is having their 25 year reunion Friday and Saturday. There will be a casual night Friday at Hoodwinks at 7:00 p.m. Dinner will be Saturday with a social hour starting at 5:00 at Hoodwinks. Alumni and friends are invited to attend Friday’s event.
Start Date: 2011-07-15
End Date: 2011-07-16

Washington AMers Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 at 12:38 am

Title: Washington AMers Blood Drive
Description: The Washington AMers Kiwanis Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Thursday, August 18th at the United Presbyterian Church from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. For more information or to set up an appointment, call Rich Crull at 319-653-3892.
Date: 2011-08-18

Paws and More Animal Shelter Benefit

Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 at 12:37 am

Title: Paws and More Animal Shelter Benefit
Description: Paws and More Animal Shelter will have its 2nd annual Shelter Benefit Party Saturday, July 23rd at 4th Avenue Bar and Grill at 7:00 p.m. There will be door prizes, 50/50 raffles, and live music. There is no cover charge, but donations are requested. For more information, contact Paws and More at 319-653-6713.
Date: 2011-07-13