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Iowa Mennonite School Fall Music Concert

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 3:26 am

Title: Iowa Mennonite School Fall Music Concert
Description: Iowa Mennonite School’s music department will present the annual Fall Music Concert on Sunday, October 10 at 3:00 p.m. in Celebration Hall. The school’s Chorale, Symphonic Band, and Concert Choir will present a variety of pieces; several smaller ensembles will also perform. All are invited to attend.
Date: 2010-10-10

Hand Quilting with Lea Smothers

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 3:23 am

Title: Hand Quilting with Lea Smothers
Description: Hand Quilting with Lea Smothers at the Washington Public Library\’s Sticks & Strings will be Friday, at 7 p.m.

Date: 2010-10-01

Washington Homecoming Events

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 3:22 am

Title: Washington Homecoming Events
Description: The Washington Homecoming Events are coming up on Friday. Student Assembly is in the varsity Gym from 12:20-1:20, Coronation in the auditorium immediately following assembly with the parade at approximately 2:00
Date: 2010-10-01

Washington Homecoming Events

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 3:22 am

Title: Washington Homecoming Events
Description: The Washington Homecoming Events are coming up on Friday. Student Assembly is in the varsity Gym from 12:20-1:20, Coronation in the auditorium immediately following assembly with the parade at approximately 2:00
Date: 2010-10-01

Columbus Junction Library Puppet Theatre

Posted: Saturday, September 25th, 2010 at 12:23 am

Title: Columbus Junction Library Puppet Theatre
Description: The Columbus Junction Public Library is hosting a Eulenspiegel Puppet Theatre
community production of “The Flea” on Sunday October 3 at 2pm, at the Columbus Community School Auditorium. Local students will be featured and Ron Hillis will provide live music. Admission: free.

Date: 2010-10-03

Sunrise Terrace Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 11:08 pm

Title: Sunrise Terrace Pancake Breakfast
Description: The Sunrise Terrace Pancake Breakfast is Saturday from 7-9:30am. They will be serving Blueberry, Banana and Buttermilk pancakes, toppings, sausages & a beverage. Cost is a free will donation and money will go to support the Team Sunrise Terrace on their Alzheimer Walk on Oct. 9th.
Date: 2010-09-25

Ainsworth Opera House Fall Breakfast Buffet

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 11:08 pm

Title: Ainsworth Opera House Fall Breakfast Buffet
Description: The Ainsworth Opera House at 284 Railroad St. Ainsworth, IA will be holding their fall breakfast buffet on Saturday October 2, 2010. They will be open from 7 am to 9 am. The usual items are being made. New items for this buffet include maple rice pudding, pumpkin roll, and chocolate crescents. They will also have fresh fruit, pecan rolls and much more. Cost is $7 a person with children 10 and under free with adult. Funds raised go to support the opera house.
Date: 2010-10-02

Hospice of washington County 11th Annual 5k Walk/Run – Rescheduled

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 11:07 pm

Title: Hospice of washington County 11th Annual 5k Walk/Run – Rescheduled
Description: The Hospice of Washington County has set the date for their postponed 11th Annual 5K Memorial Walk/Run Fundraiser to Saturday October 9th. Registration begins at 8:15am and the walk/run begins at 9am in Lower Sunset Park in Washington. If you have already registered, your T-Shirt and Packet can be picked up at the office anytime, or the Hospice can bring it with them on the day of the 5K Walk/Run. The Hospice is still collecting patient photos for the walk/run so anyone interested can contact the office. For more information or to request a registration form please call the office at 319-653-7321 or email us at events@hospicewashingtoncounty.org.
Date: 2010-10-09

55th Annual Pleasantview Home Benefit Sale

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 11:06 pm

Title: 55th Annual Pleasantview Home Benefit Sale
Description: 55th Annual Pleasantview Home Benefit Sale -held at the Kalona Sales Barn on Fri/Sat, October 22-23, Friday evening sale starts at 5:00 pm & Saturday morning sale starts at 9:00.
Start Date: 2010-10-22
End Date: 2010-10-23

Washington Fall Clean up

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 12:44 am

Title: Washington Fall Clean up
Description: The City of Washington has set fall clean up for the week of October 18-22. A detailed list of items to put out and those that will not be picked will follow at a later date. People should not be putting items for pick up on the curbs yet. If the city receives complaints bout junk, you will be ticketed.
Start Date: 2010-10-18
End Date: 2010-10-22

Free County Meet and Greet

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 12:39 am

Title: Free County Meet and Greet
Description: Free County will be hosting a meet and greet at Scoops in Wellman on October 4th, 7 PM. They have invited Larry Brock, Jim Rosein, Wes Rich and Rodney Stogdill to speak to the attendees.
Date: 2010-10-04

Main Street Washington Snow Lighted Holiday Parade taking nominations for Grand Marshall

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 12:39 am

Title: Main Street Washington Snow Lighted Holiday Parade taking nominations for Grand Marshall
Description: The \”Main Street Washington’s SNOW Lighted Holiday Parade Committee is taking nominations for Grand Marshall until Wednesday, September 29. The requirement for someone becoming Grand Marshall is they need to be someone who is active in the community. Send nominations to ssnyder@freemanins.com .
Date: 2010-09-29

Washington Noon Optimist Club Soup Supper

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 12:36 am

Title: Washington Noon Optimist Club Soup Supper
Description: The Washington Noon Optimist Club is sponsoring a Soup Supper Wednesday from 5-7pm at the Washington Junior High School Cafeteria. Soups will be Chili and Potato with desserts and trimmings. Carry out is available. Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for kids ages 6-10, kids under 5 are free. Tickets can be purchased from any Noon Optimist Club member, Washington Community Y, Washington State Bank and Federation Bank. Proceeds go to benefit area youth programs.
Date: 2010-09-29

Brighton United Church Bazaar

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 12:36 am

Title: Brighton United Church Bazaar
Description: The Brighton United Church is having a Chop Dinner Bazaar & Bake Fundraiser on Saturday Oct. 2nd from 4:30 to 7:30pm. Quilt Raffle and lots of delicious baked goods for sale. Cost is $9 for adults and $4.50 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased from any church member or at the door.
Date: 2010-10-02

Brighton United Church Bazaar

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 12:35 am

Title: Brighton United Church Bazaar
Description: The Brighton United Church is having a Chop Dinner Bazaar & Bake Fundraiser on Saturday Oct. 2nd from 4:30 to 7:30pm. Quilt Raffle and lots of delicious baked goods for sale. Cost is $9 for adults and $4.50 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased from any church member or at the door.
Date: 2010-10-02

St. Mary’s Fall Auction

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 12:32 am

Title: St. Mary\’s Fall Auction
Description: The St. Mary’s Fall Auction is Sunday at the Lone Tree American Legion. Silent Auction will be from 11am to 12:30pm. Lunch will be served starting at 11am. The regular auction will follow at 1pm. Come and join the fun and bid on your favorite home made pie, cake or craft.
Date: 2010-09-26

Richmond Public Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 12:31 am

Title: Richmond Public Meeting
Description: The residents of Richmond are holding a public meeting Thursday at 7pm at A.M. Vets to discuss the lagoon/sewage treatment plant issue.
Date: 2010-09-23

Paws and More Animal Shelter Mobile Adoption

Posted: Monday, September 20th, 2010 at 11:58 pm

Title: Paws and More Animal Shelter Mobile Adoption
Description: The Paws and More Animal Shelter will be holding a Mobile Pet Adoption at the Washington AutoZone on Saturday September 25th, from 1 to 3pm. There will be a raffle to benefit the shelter and they will be offering a 10% discount to anyone bringing their pet with them.
Date: 2010-09-25

Quilts as American Folk Art Presentation

Posted: Monday, September 20th, 2010 at 11:57 pm

Title: Quilts as American Folk Art Presentation
Description: The Friends of the Washington Public Library presents: Quilts as American Folk Art, a Lecture and slide presentation by quilt maker, lecturer and quilt historian: Battina Havig on Saturday September 25th at 7pm at the Washington Public Library. The lecture will focus on the history of American quilt making. This event is free and open to the public.
Date: 2010-09-25

Wild and Wacky Waters Halloween Hike

Posted: Monday, September 20th, 2010 at 11:57 pm

Title: Wild and Wacky Waters Halloween Hike
Description: “Wild and Wacky Waters” will be the feature of the Halloween Hike at the Virginia Grove Recreation Area on the evening of Saturday, October 16. This year’s theme will focus on Iowa’s waters and the strange creatures who inhabit them. Guides will lead participants on a 45 minute hike through a jack-o-lantern lit timbered trail, stopping along the way to watch fun and educational skits. Reservations for the hike are required and can be made online at www.NaturallyLouisaCounty.com or by calling Louisa County Conservation at 319-523-8381. A minimum of one adult for every three children attending is requested. The fee is $3 for adults and $1 for children and includes refreshments after the hike.
Date: 2010-10-16