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JAKES Day Ice Fishing Clinic

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 4:35 pm

Title: JAKES Day Ice Fishing Clinic
Description: JAKES Day Ice Fishing Clinic will be offered on Saturday, January 29, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Langwood Education Center. There will also be time for participants to catch some fish and win prizes. The cost for the program is $5/child and includes a National Wild Turkey Federation JAKES (youth) membership for each child and an ice fishing pole. Lunch, drinks and hot cocoa are also provided. Registration is available at www.NaturallyLouisaCounty.org, or by calling 319-523-8381.
Date: 2011-01-29

KC Dodge Ball

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 4:34 pm

Title: KC Dodge Ball
Description: The KC STAAR Action Team (Keokuk County Schools Tactics on Alcohol Abuse Reduction) will be hosting a community dodge ball tournament on Saturday, February 26th at the Pekin High School, starting at 2 PM. Adults and students, age 14 and above, are encouraged to form a team. Teams must have a minimum of 6 players and a maximum of 10. The entry fee is $20 per team. Registrations can be found at www.kcstaar.org. The deadline to sign up is Friday, February 18. For further information, contact Shannon Webb at 641-622-2010.
Date: 2011-02-26

Kalona Quilt Show

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 4:32 pm

Title: Kalona Quilt Show
Description: The 2011 dates for the Kalona Quilt Show are Thursday, April 28 from 5pm-8pm, Friday, April 29 from 9am-7pm and Saturday, April 30 from 9am-5pm. Over 350 new and antique hand-quilted quilts will be on display and for sale at the Kalona Community Center. Admission will be charged. For more information contact the Woodin Wheel 319-656-2240.
Date: 2011-04-28

Kalona Public Forum

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:29 pm

Title: Kalona Public Forum
Description: Kalona will be hosting a public forum at city hall on Monday, February 7th from 4 to 6pm to discuss the proposed FEMA flood plain mapping. FEMA and DNR personnel will be available to answer questions before the city council meeting at 7:30.
Date: 2011-02-07

Mid-Prairie Enrollment Deadline

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:28 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Enrollment Deadline
Description: The deadline for filing an open enrollment application in Mid-Prairie for the 2011-2012 school year is March 1st. If the student will be entering school for the first time as a kindergarten student, the deadline is Sept. 1st. Please call Carmela at 646-6093 for more information.
Date: 2011-03-01

Highland Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:27 pm

Title: Highland Blood Drive
Description: There will be a Highland High School Blood Drive on Thursday, January 27th from 7:30 to noon in the Highland High School Gym. To make an appointment to donate contact Jennifer Wagner at 319-648-2891, walk-ins are also welcome.
Date: 2011-01-27

Keota Educational Foundation Meeting

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:26 pm

Title: Keota Educational Foundation Meeting
Description: The annual meeting of the Keota Education Foundation will meet Tuesday, January 25th at the Farmers Savings Bank at noon.
Date: 2011-01-25

United Church of Faith Spaghetti Supper

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:24 pm

Title: United Church of Faith Spaghetti Supper
Description: There will be a spaghetti supper to help support mission teams at the United Church of Faith on Sunday, January 30th from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. A free will donation will be accepted.
Date: 2011-01-30

Prince and Princesses needed

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:23 pm

Title: Prince and Princesses needed
Description: The Columbus Women’s Organization is looking for candidates for their annual Prince and Princess of Hearts contest. Children 0-5 years of age are eligible for the contest which will run from Friday, January 28th to Friday, February 11. The deadline for entry and photos is Wednesday, January 26th at noon with all material delivered to Twyla Peters at the Columbus Medical Clinic or Kirsten Shellabarger at Horak Insurance.
Date: 2011-01-26

Pleasant Grove Church Pancake Supper

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:22 pm

Title: Pleasant Grove Church Pancake Supper
Description: The Pleasant Grove Church will be holding their annual pancake supper on Wednesday, February 2nd from 4:30 to 7pm. Cost is a free will offering. In the event of foul weather call 319-480-4706 for information.
Date: 2011-02-02

Washington Chamber Legislative Briefing

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:22 pm

Title: Washington Chamber Legislative Briefing
Description: The next Washington Chamber of Commerce Legislative Briefing will be Saturday, February 19. State Representative Jared Klein and Senator Sandra Greiner will be in Washington from 10 to noon in the courtroom on the second floor of the courthouse. The briefing will be delayed broadcast as a Special Edition News Magazine on KCII at 1pm.
Date: 2011-02-19

2nd Annual Chamber Day

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:18 pm

Title: 2nd Annual Chamber Day
Description: The Second Annual Chamber Day at the Capitol in Des Moines will be on Tuesday, February 8. There will be a brief tour of the capitol and lunch with legislators. A roundtrip charter bus ticket will cost $45. The bus leaves Washington at 7:30am. For reservations call 319-653-3272 or for more information email Tim Coffey at washcofc@iowatelecom.net.
Date: 2011-01-21

Wellman Elementary Spaghetti Dinner

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:17 pm

Title: Wellman Elementary Spaghetti Dinner
Description: The Wellman Elementary PTO is having a spaghetti supper on Saturday, January 29th to raise funds for the playground at Wellman Elementary. Zio Johno\’s is catering the meal, which will include spaghetti with sauce, salad, bread, and drink. The meal will be served from 5:00-7:30 pm; tickets can be bought at the door and carry-outs are welcome.
Date: 2011-01-29

Ainsworth Fire Soup Supper

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 10:17 pm

Title: Ainsworth Fire Soup Supper
Description: The Ainsworth Fire and QRS will host the rescheduled soup supper from 4:30-7 pm on Saturday (1/22), serving chili, potato, ham and bean soup, along with sides and desserts. A free will donation will be accepted.
Date: 2011-01-22

Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 10:27 pm

Title: Pancake Breakfast
Description: The Harper Knights of Columbus are sponsoring a Pancake Breakfast Sunday, Jan 23. Serving is from 8:00AM- Noon at the Holy Trinity Parish Hall in Keota. A free will offering will be accepted, proceeds go to the scholarship fund.
Date: 2011-01-23

UMC Sweethearts Dinner fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 10:27 pm

Title: UMC Sweethearts Dinner fundraiser
Description: The United Methodist Church will be having a Sweethearts Dinner Fundraiser followed by their annual auction Saturday, February 12th at 5:30pm. They will be serving a smoked pork chop dinner at 6:00pm, cost is $15/person in advance $18 at the door. The auction begins at 7pm and proceeds benefit the Youth & Church Ministry. To make a reservation contact Jeannie at 653-1879. Childcare and activities will be provided with a light supper for 5th grade & under with a free will donation
Date: 2011-02-12

Harper Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 4:29 pm

The Harper Knights of Columbus are sponsoring a Pancake Breakfast Sunday, Jan 23. Serving is from 8:00AM- Noon at the Holy Trinity Parish Hall in Keota. A free will offering will be accepted, proceeds go to the scholarship fund.

WACO Kindergarten Info

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 9:59 pm

Title: WACO Kindergarten Info
Description: WACO elementary is looking to update their list of children who will be attending kindergarten next year. If you have a child who will be 5 years of age before September 15, 2011, please call WACO Elementary at 658-2931 to register. The kindergarten parent orientation informational meeting will be held on Monday, February 21st at 6:30pm at the elementary school library. It will help parents to register children for school.
Date: 2011-02-21

Columbus Community High School Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 9:58 pm

Title: Columbus Community High School Blood Drive
Description: The Columbus Community High School is sponsoring a blood drive on Tuesday, February 1st from 7am to noon at the Columbus Community High School Gym. For more information call Larry Abrams at 319-728-2231 ext. 3334. Walk-ins are welcome.
Date: 2011-02-01

WHS Danceteam Fundraiser

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 9:58 pm

Title: WHS Danceteam Fundraiser
Description: The WHS Danceteam will be hosting their annual Pom Pom Clinic Fundraiser on Friday, January 28th 3:30-6:00pm at the High School JV Gym. Students K-6th are invited to join the danceteam for an evening of fun, food and dancing. All participants will learn and perform a pom routine with the WHS Danceteam at halftime of the varsity basketball game later that evening. No pre-registration needed. The cost is $15.00 per student and all proceeds benefit the WHS Danceteam. For questions or more information contact Tasha Beghtol (Begg-Toll) @ 319-653-2607
Date: 2011-01-28