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Halloween Hike

Posted: Saturday, July 28th, 2012 at 11:36 am

Title: Halloween Hike
Description: Naturally Louisa County is holding a Halloween Hike on Saturday, October 27th at the Virginia Grove Recreation Area, starting at 6:45. For reservations or to volunteer call Louisa County Conservation at 1(319)523-8381.
Date: 2012-10-27

Youth Pheasant Hunt

Posted: Saturday, July 28th, 2012 at 11:36 am

Title: Youth Pheasant Hunt
Description: A Youth Pheasant Hunt will take place on Saturday, October 20th from 8 to 4pm at the Louisa Gun Club. Youth ages 12 through 15 who have taken Hunter Safety can participate in this guided youth pheasant hunt. Space is limited. Application forms are available at lccb.org starting August 1st.
Date: 2012-10-20

Fall Colors Paddle

Posted: Saturday, July 28th, 2012 at 11:35 am

Title: Fall Colors Paddle
Description: A Fall Colors Paddle is being held on Saturday, November 3rd from 9 to 2pm. The paddle will travel down the Mississippi River Trail of the Odessa Water Trail and is for experienced paddlers. For more information go to NaturallyLouisaCounty.com
Date: 2012-11-03

PADDLE Odessa

Posted: Saturday, July 28th, 2012 at 11:34 am

Title: PADDLE Odessa
Description: PADDLE Odessa is on Saturday, September 8th from 9 to 2pm. The paddle will travel through the Odessa Water Trail and Burris Ditch Access and is for all ages and experience levels. Visit NaturallyLouisaCounty.com
Date: 2012-09-08

Corn Belt Crash

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 3:21 am

Title: Corn Belt Crash
Description: The Corn Belt Clash is being held Thursday night at the Louisa County Fairgrounds in Columbus Junction. There are multiple classes including IMCA Stock Cars, 4 Cylinder, Mod Lites and Open Late Models. For more information on the race go to cjspeedway.com.
Date: 2012-07-26

Circus in Columbus Junction

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 3:19 am

Title: Circus in Columbus Junction
Description: The Culpepper and Merriweather Circus is coming to the Louisa County Fairgrounds in Columbus Junction on Sunday, August 12th. The tent raising and free tour is from 9-10am. At 1 the Midway and Box Office open. The first show is at 2pm, the second is at 4:30. Advance tickets are available at Columbus Junction State Bank and other local businesses.
Date: 2012-08-12

Ken Davis Coming to Washington

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 11:42 am

Title: Ken Davis Coming to Washington
Description: Christian Comedian Ken Davis will be at the Washington Community Center at 6pm on Sunday, August 5th. Doors open at 5:30. Tickets can be purchased by calling Connie Bauer at 319-653-2545.
Date: 2012-08-05

Louisa County Hunter Safety Class

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 11:39 am

Title: Louisa County Hunter Safety Class
Description: A Louisa County hunter safety class will be offered on Thursday, August 16, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the American Legion Hall Post 100 in Columbus Junction, and Saturday, August 18, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Langwood Education Center. Students must attend both classes in order to become certified. The course includes classroom lessons as well as live fire and shooting demonstrations. Pre-registration is required and enrollment is limited. Registration is available online atwww.iowadnr.gov/training or by calling the DNR at 515-281-5918
Date: 2012-08-16

Pre Registration for Running Wild

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 11:34 am

Title: Pre Registration for Running Wild
Description: The Running Wild races will be held Saturday, August 25, 8:30 a.m. near Wapello, Iowa. This event features 3 and 5-mile run/walks, as well as the ½ mile and 1 mile Kids’ Fun Run. Early bird registration for the races is due by Wednesday, August 8th, but you can sign up on race day. Online registration is available at RunLouisaCounty.com. Forms are also available at the Louisa County Conservation office or by calling 319-523-8381.
Date: 2012-08-08

Running Wild

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 11:34 am

Title: Running Wild
Description: The Running Wild races will be held Saturday, August 25, 8:30 a.m. near Wapello, Iowa. This event features 3 and 5-mile run/walks, as well as the ½ mile and 1 mile Kids’ Fun Run. Early bird registration for the races is due by Wednesday, August 8th, but you can sign up on race day. Online registration is available at RunLouisaCounty.com. Forms are also available at the Louisa County Conservation office or by calling 319-523-8381.
Date: 2012-08-25

Dan Wardell at the Washington Library

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 11:33 am

Title: Dan Wardell at the Washington Library
Description: Dan Wardell from Iowa Public Television will be at the Washington Public Library on Tuesday, July 24th at 9:30am and 10:30am.
Date: 2012-07-24

8th Annual Salsa Contest

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 11:32 am

Title: 8th Annual Salsa Contest
Description: The 8th Annual Salsa Contest will be held at the Columbus Junction Farmers Market on Friday, August 3. There are three new categories this year. See the Farmers Market page on the City’s website for details.
Date: 2012-08-03

Glen Ashworth at First Christian Church

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 11:31 am

Title: Glen Ashworth at First Christian Church
Description: Glen Ashworth will be at the First Christian Church in Washington on Sunday, July 29th at 10am presenting the gospel.
Date: 2012-07-29

Keota Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:54 pm

Title: Keota Blood Drive
Description: The Holy Trinity Catholic Church /Keota Blood Drive sponsored by Social Action Committee will be held at the Holy Trinity Parish Center on Tuesday, July 24th from 2:30 to 7:30. For more information contact Cindy Weber at 641-636-2116
Date: 2012-07-24

Brinton Film Festival Ice Cream Social

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:54 pm

Title: Brinton Film Festival Ice Cream Social
Description: The Brinton Film Festival Ice Cream Social will be held at the Ainsworth Opera House on Friday July 27th and Saturday July 28th. Doors open at 7:30. They’ll be showing classic films and serving ice cream. Cost is a free will donation and proceeds go toward upkeep on the building.
Start Date: 2012-07-27
End Date: 2012-07-28

Hunter Safety Classes

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:52 pm

Title: Hunter Safety Classes
Description: The Washington County Conservation Board will be hosting a Hunter Safety Class at the Conservation Education Center in Marr Park. The class will run from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31 and Thursday, August 2 and will finish on Saturday, August 4, from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Attendance at all three sessions is required. Pre-registration is required. Register online at: www.iowadnr.gov/training under Hunter Education classes or contact Kathy at the Conservation Center, 319/657-2400. For more information, contact Ranger Bob Bellmer at 319/461-0341.
Date: 2012-07-31

IMS Volleyball Camp

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:51 pm

Title: IMS Volleyball Camp
Description: Iowa Mennonite School is offering their annual Volleyball Camp July 30th to August 2nd. Girls entering 9th through 12th will go from 8 to 11. Girls entering 5th through 8th will go from 12 to 2:30. Registration forms can be found by going to iowamennonite.org or by contacting Coach Cindy Miller at 319-430-7227
Start Date: 2012-07-30
End Date: 2012-08-02

UPC Swimming Party

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 1:26 pm

Title: UPC Swimming Party
Description: The United Presbyterian Church Christian Education Team has reserved the pool in Washington from 8-9pm on Sunday, July 22nd for a Swimming Party. Cost is 1 dollar per person. Bring a towel and your swim suit.
Date: 2012-07-22

UPC Ice Cream Social

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 1:26 pm

Title: UPC Ice Cream Social
Description: United Presbyterian Church is holding an Ice Cream Social on Sunday, July 22nd at 6:30pm at Sunset Park. If you can bring homemade ice cream let the church know. Otherwise bring something that goes with ice cream and lawn chair for a time of visiting.
Date: 2012-07-22

Washington Library Events

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 1:24 pm

Title: Washington Library Events
Description: The Washington Library is holding two upcoming events. Thursday July 19th at 12:15 the cast from the Music Man will perform some of the show favorites. On Friday, July 20th, new age pianist, Elijah Bossenbroek will perform his original works at 12:15.
Start Time: 2012-07-20
Date: 2012-07-19