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Harper Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:38 pm

Title: Harper Knights of Columbus Fish Fry
Description: Harper Knights of Columbus are sponsoring a Fish Fry on Friday, Oct. 15. Serving 5-8PM, KC Hall, Harper.\”
Date: 2010-10-15

Washington Community Theatre: A Bad Year for Tomatoes

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:37 pm

Title: Washington Community Theatre: A Bad Year for Tomatoes
Description: The Washington Community Theatre presents A Bad Year for Tomatoes: Thursday at 7:30pm Friday at 7:30 and Sunday at 2:30pm at the Washington Community Theatre. Tickets are $10 for Adults and $5 for Students and are available by calling the theatre at 319-653-5175
Start Date: 2010-10-07
End Date: 2010-10-10

Third Annual United Fund Chili Taste-Off

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:36 pm

Title: hird Annual United Fund Chili Taste-Off
Description: The Third Annual United Fund Chili Taste-Off will be on Friday October 15 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm at the American Legion, 99 Second St., Columbus Junction. Cups and spoons, available for a suggested donation of $2 are provided to enjoy the chili. Votes will be taken and a trophy given for the Taster’s Choice Chili. All proceeds will be divided among the chili-making organizations. For more information about Chili Taste Off please contact Mallory Smith, Columbus Junction Community Development Center, 319-728-7971 or cdc@columbusjunctioniowa.org.
Date: 2010-10-15

Optimist Club Blood Drive

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:35 pm

Title: Optimist Club Blood Drive
Description: The Optimist Club is hosting a blood drive Thursday, October 21 at United Presbyterian Church in Washington from 1:30 to 6:30 pm. donations will be accepted from those in good health and have not donated in 56 days. Bring photo ID and eat before you come. For more information or to schedule an appointment to donate, call Myron Shields at 653-3258. Walk-in donors are welcome.
Date: 2010-10-21

Winfield Mount Union Homecoming

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 11:34 pm

Title: Winfield Mount Union Homecoming
Description: Winfield Mount Union Homecoming is this week: Events include: crazy hair/makeup day on Tuesday, JersyShore Day/Hats, ties and shades day on Wednesday with the Chili Supper from 5:15-6:15, the Coronation at 6:30 followed by the Parade, and the Powder Puff Football game at the Softball field at 7:15, and Spirit Day of Friday with the Football game against the Danville Bears at the New London Field at 7pm.
Start Date: 2010-10-04
End Date: 2010-10-08

United Church of Crawfordsville annual Harvest Supper

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 12:34 am

Title: United Church of Crawfordsville annual Harvest Supper
Description: United Church of Crawfordsville annual Harvest Supper and Auction will be held Saturday, October 23rd. Creamed chicken and biscuit supper will be served from 4:30 – 6:45 p.m.; free-will donation. The auction will begin at 7 p.m., includes grain, baked goods, handmade items and much more.
Date: 2010-10-23

The Brighton Horizons Angel Food Orders

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 12:33 am

Title: The Brighton Horizons Angel Food Orders
Description: The Brighton Horizons group reminds everyone that Angel Food orders are due by October 15. Please contact Shelby Emry at 319-694-5741 to place an order. Orders need to be picked up at Emry’s home at 207 S. Jefferson on October 23 between 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Date: 2010-10-15

Paws & More Animal Shelter 2010 Dog Walk

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 12:31 am

Title: Paws & More Animal Shelter 2010 Dog Walk
Description: The PAWS & More Animal Shelter hopes you’ll join them for their 2010 Dog Walk at the Sunset Park in the dog park area. The Walk will be on Sunday October 10th, from 1-3pm with registration at 12:30. Cost is a $10 entry fee for the first dog, and $5 for the second dog. Put your paws to the pavement and join the approximately 1 mile walk in the park area. Micro chipping will be available at a reduced rate. And all money raised goes to raise funds for the shelter. Please make sure your dog is up to date on rabies.
Date: 2010-10-10

Richland United Methodist Church Fall Turkey Supper

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 9:44 pm

Title: Richland United Methodist Church Fall Turkey Supper
Description: The Richland United Methodist Church Fall Turkey Supper is Wednesday October 13th from 5 to 7pm in the Fellowship hall. Menu includes Roast Turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes and more. Carry-outs may be ordered by calling the office at 319-456-2251 for pick up between 4:30 and 5pm. Delivery will be provided for shut-ins. A free will donation will be accepted.
Date: 2010-10-13

Youth Plus After Prom Breakfast

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 9:43 pm

Title: Youth Plus After Prom Breakfast
Description: The Youth Plus After Prom Breakfast will be Sunday Oct. 10th from 8:30am to noon at the Lagos Acres in Keota. On the menu will be pancakes, eggs, muffins and sausage. Cost is a free will donation and all proceeds help make the “After Prom Party” possible.
Date: 2010-09-10

New Washington County Historical Series

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 9:43 pm

Title: New Washington County Historical Series
Description: A New Historical Tour Series will kick off October 23. The first event in the new Kathy Fisher Tour Series of the Washington County Historical Society will feature the Wayne County “Prairie Trails” Museum in Corydon and several other historic sites. Iowa Historian Mike Zahs will narrate points of interest during the day-long motor coach trip, including a stop at the famous Dutchman’s Store in Cantril. The public is welcome. Cost of $70 each for members of the Historical Society and $75 for non-members includes all admissions and the noon meal. Tour bus leaves the Washington Hy-Vee parking lot at 7:30 am on October 23 and returns at 6:30 pm. To make reservations, call Shirley Pfeifer at 319-653-5283 no later than October 10.
Date: 2010-10-10

Keokuk County Hospice offering Volunteer Trainingring

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 9:31 pm

Title: Keokuk County Hospice offering Volunteer Trainingring
Description: Keokuk County Hospice is now offering a newly revised series of informational volunteer training classes on six consecutive Tuesdays beginning Oct. 19th through Nov. 23rd, from 9am – noon at the Keokuk County Hospice office at 420 North Main st. in Sigourney. To Register for the classes please call 641-622-2541 by October 15th. For more information visit mahaskahealth.org
Date: 2010-10-15

Washington County Right To Life Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 9:31 pm

Title: Washington County Right To Life Meeting
Description: The Washington County Right To Life will hold their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday evening October 5, at 7:00 p.m. at the St. James Church Community Center. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Date: 2010-10-05

Cub Scouts Selling Popcorn

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 9:30 pm

Title: Cub Scouts Selling Popcorn
Description: Cub Scouts will be selling their delicious gourmet popcorn on Saturday, October 2nd from 8am-1pm at Hy-Vee.
Date: 2010-10-02

Walk at Work Day

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 9:30 pm

Title: Walk at Work Day
Description: Walk @ Work Day 12-1 at Sunset Park JET Physical Therapy is hosting its 2nd annual Walk @ Work Day. Stop by the New Dawn playground between 12-1pm on your lunch hour Wednesday, to join us for a walk. This activity is to promote healthy habits during work. There is no need to sign-up and no cost. Goodie bags with prizes will be given to the first 50 walkers.
Date: 2010-10-06

Alexander Young Log Home Open

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 9:29 pm

Title: Alexander Young Log Home Open
Description: The Alexander Young Log Home will be open for visitors from noon to 4pm. DAR Quilt drawing will be at 1pm. Tickets available for purchase before the drawing.
Date: 2010-10-03

Washington Sweeping Change

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 9:32 pm

Title: Washington Sweeping Change
Description: Join Main Street Washington to celebrate a Sweeping Change. This Friday (10/1) bring your broom and your enthusiasm to recognize the enhancements made to Roe Heating at 9am and Jones & Eden Funeral Home at 9:15am and to Welcome The Soaring Sparrow into the downtown District at 9:30am.
Date: 2010-10-01

Lake Darling Public Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 9:31 pm

Title: Lake Darling Public Meeting
Description: A public meeting will be held October 6th 6:30p.m. at Lake Darling State Park Lodge to inform and discuss the progress of the Lake and Campground Renovations. The public is encouraged to attend. Public Questions and Concerns will be addressed. A free light meal will be served at 5:30p.m.
Date: 2010-10-06

Pumpkin Party at Faith b

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 9:30 pm

Title: Pumpkin Party at Faith b
Description: Kids K-4 and their parents and families are invited to a Pumpkin Party at Faith Baptist Church Wednesday, October 27th from 5:30-7pm! Kids, wear your non-scary costumes and play tons of fun games! You\’ll win lots of candy and other prizes. A hot dog dinner will be served at 5:30. This is a FREE event! For more information, contact Cari Widdel, Children\’s Ministry Director at faithcd@iowatelecom.net or 653-4462.
Date: 2010-09-28

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