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Pork Loin and Turkey dinner

Posted: Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 at 8:30 pm

Title: Pork Loin and Turkey dinner
Location: St. Joseph\’s Catholic Church
Description: St. Joseph\’s Catholic Church in Wellman is having a Pork Loin and Turkey dinner on Sunday, October 7th from 11:00-2:00. The meal includes homemade noodles, dressing, drinks, and soft desserts. There will be a Country Store with homemade noodles, kolaches, and baked goods with an auction at 1:30. The cost is $9 for adults, $4 for children 4-10 and children under 3 eat free.
Date: 2012-10-07

Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:40 pm

Title: Pancake Breakfast
Description: Harper Knights of Columbus is sponsoring a Pancake Breakfast Sunday, Sept 23, serving from 8AM to 12:00 noon at Holy Trinity Parish Hall in Keota. There will be Pancakes, Sausage, Eggs and all the trimmings. A free will offering goes to the Scholarship Fund
Date: 2012-09-23

Annual Train Show & Swap Meet

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 2:35 am

Title: Annual Train Show & Swap Meet
Description: The 29th Annual Train Show & Swap Meet is Sunday, October 7th, from 9am to 3pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Washington. Admission is 4 dollars for adults, kids 6 to 12 are 1 dollar and kids 5 and under are free. There will be door prizes and food will be available. For more information contact Mike at (319)653-3782
Date: 2012-10-07

Congregate Meal

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 2:35 am

Title: Congregate Meal
Description: St Joseph Cabrini Church is holding a Congregate Meal on Thursday, September 27th from 11:30 to 12:30. The meal will feature ham balls, mashed potatoes, green beans and more. Bingo will be played afterwards. All ages are welcome and reservations are appreciated. Call Caryl at (319)694-2242 or Darlene at (641)472-1828 before Wednesday.
Date: 2012-09-27

Washington Chamber of Commerce Craft Fair

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 8:18 am

Title: Washington Chamber of Commerce Craft Fair
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce’s Craft Fair is Saturday from 9:00-3:00 in Central Park. Over 60 vendors will be selling items such as jewelry, hair bows, quilts, woodworking, holiday ornaments, clothing and more. Food will be available for purchase as well. For more information, contact the Washington Chamber at 319-653-3272.
Date: 2012-09-15

Tim Petersen Fundraiser

Posted: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 3:02 am

Title: Tim Petersen Fundraiser
Description: Sophia Gold is holding a fundraiser for the Tim Petersen Family on Saturday from 8 to 11am in front of Curves on the square in Washington. They’ll be paying for unwanted gold, silver, platinum jewelry, candlesticks and gold crowns. A portion of what you get paid will be donated to the Petersen family. For more information call Sue at 653-9580 or Kim at 653-5113
Date: 2012-09-15

Washington County Historical Sites Committee Open House

Posted: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 3:01 am

Title: Washington County Historical Sites Committee Open House
Description: The Washington County Historical Sites Committee is presenting 6 open houses on Sunday. Historical sites with open houses include the Blair House, Conger House Museum, D.A.R. Cabin, F Troop Museum, Walnut School and Red Brick Country School. For more information call Carlton Mangold at (319)653-2646
Date: 2012-09-16

Annual Washington County Planned Parenthood Book Sale

Posted: Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 3:00 am

Title: Annual Washington County Planned Parenthood Book Sale
Description: The Annual Washington County Planned Parenthood Book Sale is being held Wednesday, September 26th, from 1 to 8pm, Thursday, September 27th, 10am to 8pm and Friday, September 28th, from 10am to 2pm.
Start Date: 2012-09-26
End Date: 2012-09-28

Washington Homecoming Parade in Brighton

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:44 am

Title: Washington Homecoming Parade in Brighton
Description: A Washington High School homecoming parade will take place down the Brighton Main Street on Thursday, September 13 at 9 a.m. The parade will include Senior Athletes, cheerleaders, the marching band, and the 2012 WHS homecoming court.
Date: 2012-09-13

Washington FFA Field Day at Land Lab

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:43 am

Title: Washington FFA Field Day at Land Lab
Description: The Washington FFA is holding a Field Day at the Land Lab located north of Washington on West 18th Street. FFA members will have the field ready to observe on Wednesday, September 19, from 3-6 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
Date: 2012-09-19

All American Care Carnival

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:43 am

Title: All American Care Carnival
Description: All American Care of Washington is holding a carnival on Friday, September 14th, from 3 to 5pm at 601 East Polk. There will be games, food and prizes. A freewill donation will be accepted for the food.
Date: 2012-09-14

Pheasants Forever Youth Hunt

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:40 am

Title: Pheasants Forever Youth Hunt
Description: Pheasants Forever is hosting a free youth hunt at Highland Hideaway Hunting Preserve in Riverside on Sunday, October 7th, at 1pm. Youth must be between the ages of 12 and 17 and have a Hunter Safety certificate. To Register call Bob at (319)461-0341.
Date: 2012-10-07

Keokuk County Expo Craft Festival

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 12:39 am

Title: Keokuk County Expo Craft Festival
Description: The 37th Annual Keokuk County Expo Craft Festival is being held Saturday, September 15th, from 9 to 3. There will be booths of crafts, fall pumpkins and much more. Admission is free. Call Jona with any questions at (641)660-6429.
Date: 2012-09-15

Sticks & Strings

Posted: Thursday, September 6th, 2012 at 3:16 am

Title: Sticks & Strings
Description: Washington Public Library’s Sticks and Strings is beginning a new season Friday. Participants should bring their knitting, crocheting or other fiber arts projects. The meetings are free and open to the public. 5th graders and under should be accompanied by an adult. The program will be held the first Friday of each month.
Date: 2012-09-07

Packwood Lions Homemade Ice Cream Social

Posted: Thursday, September 6th, 2012 at 3:15 am

Title: Packwood Lions Homemade Ice Cream Social
Description: Packwood Lions Homemade Ice Cream Social is Saturday, September 22nd, from 5 to 7pm in the Packwood Community Room. Free will offerings will be accepted with funds going to benefit the Lions’ Kidsight Screenings at Pekin School
Date: 2012-09-22

Identity Theft & What You Need to Know

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:49 am

Title: Identity Theft & What You Need to Know
Description: A community education event on identity theft is being held at the Columbus Junction Public Library on Wednesday, September 12th from 1 to 2pm. Identity Theft & What You Need to Know will help community members learn how to minimize their risk of being a victim of identity theft.
Date: 2012-09-12

Peddle the MRT

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:37 am

Title: Peddle the MRT
Description: Peddle the MRT is coming up on Sunday, September 16th, from 1 to 5pm. The bike ride will start at the Louisa County Conservation office and end at the Community Center in Oakville. Participants can ride one way or round trip. Registration for the shuttle is required by Wednesday, September 12th.
Date: 2012-09-16

Directors Workshop

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:36 am

Title: Directors Workshop
Description: A workshop is being held on Sunday, September 16th, from 2-4 p.m. in the lobby of the Washington Community Center for those interested in directing plays and musicals. The first hour of the workshop will go over directing basics the second will be directed toward those who have been involved in a production before. The workshop is free. For more information email baberleroyboy@webtv.net,ercolby@hotmail.com or jgw@iowatelecom.net.

Date: 2012-09-16

United Methodist Church 100 Year Anniversary

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:36 am

Title: United Methodist Church 100 Year Anniversary
Description: United Methodist Church is celebrating their 100 year anniversary on Sunday. The celebration will begin with Sunday School for children and adults at 9:45 a.m. At 11:00 a.m. there will be a Worship and Celebration service featuring former clergy and musicians. At 2:00 p.m there will be a music concert. The concert will be followed by a reception at 3:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2012-09-09

Anime Movie Night

Posted: Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 12:34 am

Title: Anime Movie Night
Description: An Anime Movie Night for 6th through 12th graders is being held Friday, September 28th, at 7pm at the Washington Public Library.
Date: 2012-09-28