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Legion Chicken and Fish fry

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 9:33 pm

Title: Legion Chicken and Fish fry
Description: The Sigourney American Legion will be holding a fish and chicken fry on Saturday January 15 at the legion building from 5:30 to 7pm. Price is $8.
Date: 2011-01-15

Keota Girl Scouts

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 9:31 pm

Title: Keota Girl Scouts
Description: Keota is starting a Girl Scout troop for girls in 2nd through 5th grades. The first meeting will be Saturday January 8 at St. Mary’s Hall in the family room from 1 to 2:15pm. Sign up for new members will be at the meeting. for questions please contact Angela Conrad at 319-461-0902.
Date: 2011-01-08

Harper KC Fish Fry

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 9:31 pm

Title: Harper KC Fish Fry
Description: The KC Hall in Harper will be hosting a Fish Fry on Friday January 14. serving from 5 to 8pm. cost is $8 per person, children only $4. Serving Whole Catfish and all the fixings.
Date: 2011-01-14

Kalona Blood Drive

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 9:30 pm

Title: Kalona Blood Drive
Description: The Kalona Optimist Club is sponsoring a blood drive Monday January 10 from 2 to 7pm at the Kalona Mennonite Church. To donate contact Gene Miller at 656-2322.
Date: 2011-01-10

Washington County Board Special Meeting

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 9:29 pm

Title: Washington County Board Special Meeting
Description: The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be holding a public meeting regarding the Richmond Sewer project at 7pm Thursday Jan. 13 at the Kalona Community Center Gym.
Date: 2011-01-13

Small Wonders: Feathered Friends

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 9:29 pm

Title: Small Wonders: Feathered Friends
Description: Small Wonders: Feathered Friends will be a program at Marr Park on Saturday April 9 at 10am for pre-school aged children (3-5 years) and an adult friend or relative. Kids will get a chance to learn about birds at Marr Park through stories and crafts. To register, contact the Washington Kirkwood Center at 653-4655.
Date: 2011-04-09

Hunter Safety Courses

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 8:57 pm

Title: Hunter Safety Courses
Description: Hunter Safety Courses will be held Tuesday March 22nd and Thursday March 24th from six to 9pm and Saturday March 26 from 8am to noon. Pre-Registration is required. Register online at Or call the center at 319-657-2400. You must attend all three sessions and be 11years or older.
Start Date: 2011-03-22
End Date: 2011-03-26

Silly Little Love Songs

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 8:56 pm

Title: Silly Little Love Songs
Description: Silly Little Love Songs and More will be a Valentines Day program and Marr Park on Sunday February 13 at 2pm. Learn about the different ways animals show their love for each other.
Date: 2011-02-13

St. James Royal Ball

Posted: Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 8:55 pm

Title: \St. James Royal Ball\
Description: Reserve your ticket for an \”Island Getaway\” at the St. James Royal Ball on Saturday, February 12. The KC Hall in Washington will be transformed into an island paradise, enjoy appetizers and a tropical inspired meal and relax to the sound of live steel pan drum performed by local musician Stanly Dahl. Stay and dance away your winter blues until midnight. For dinner reservations contact Kathleen Brinning at 319-863-3806 or For sponsorship information, contact Matt Brown at 319-350-0167 or
Date: 2011-02-12

Olds Lions Club Soup Supper

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 10:50 pm

Title: Olds Lions Club Soup Supper
Description: The Annual Olds Lions Club Soup Supper will be Tuesday January 11th from 5:30 to 7pm at the Swedesburg Parish Hall in Swedesburg. Cost is a free will donation. Donations will help to support the clubs many projects.
Date: 2011-01-11

Hospice Annual Soup Supper

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 7:39 pm

Title: Hospice Annual Soup Supper
Description: Hospice Annual Soup Supper will be on Tuesday January 18th from 4:30-6:30 at the UP Church. Tickets are $7 for adults and carry outs, $3 for ages 5-12 and under 5 are free. Tickets are available at the Hospice office and at the door. For more information, call Hospice at 653-7321.
Date: 2011-01-18

Washington 4-H Skating Party

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 7:38 pm

Title: Washington 4-H Skating Party
Description: The Washington County 4-H will be holding a 4-H Skating Party on Sunday, January 23, from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Wellman Rec. Center. Those youth in grades K-4th are encouraged to come at 1:00 to get a head start on skating. All youth can skate from 2:00-4:00. The Skating Party is open to all 4-H’ers, families, and friends. The cost is $4 to skate. Contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811, with any questions.
Date: 2011-01-23

Packwood Pork Chop Supper

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 7:36 pm

Title: Packwood Pork Chop Supper
Description: The Packwood Lions club will be holding a Pork Chop Supper at the Packwood Community Building on Saturday January 22 from 5 to 7pm. Free Will offering will be accepted to benefit the Lions Club International Fund.
Date: 2011-01-22

Crook Creek Climbing Club

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 7:36 pm

Title: Crook Creek Climbing Club
Description: All those aged 16 and older are invited to Crooked Creek Christian Camp on Sunday, January 9 for this month\’s meeting of Climbing Club. Going from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the Activity Center, the time will be spent learning how to climb, tie knots and belay. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for high school students. Please call the camp at 319.653.3611 to register.
Date: 2011-01-09

Kalona Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 7:35 pm

Title: Kalona Garage Sale
Description: The City of Kalona will be holding a Cabin Fever Garage Sale in the Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room Fri & Sat January 14 & 15. Hours will be Friday January 14 9am – 5pm and Saturday January 15 9am to 3pm. Donations accepted at the Chamber Building starting Tuesday the 11th.
Start Date: 2011-01-14
End Date: 2011-01-15

Alive After 5

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 8:39 pm

Title: Alive After 5
Description: The Next Alive after 5 Event will be Tuesday January 18th from 5 to 6:30pm at the Washington Chamber of Commerce. Come Celebrate the New Year and the chamber’s 76th anniversary. All chamber members invited.
Date: 2011-01-18

Morning Sun Balloon Day

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 7:05 pm

Title: Morning Sun Balloon Day
Description: Morning Sun Care Center will celebrate Balloon Ascension Day on Sunday, January 9 from 2:00 to 4:00. Residents and community members will write a message or make a wish, attach it to a balloon and watch it go into the sky. After the launch, join them for cookies, coffee, and hot chocolate. Please call Terri at 572-3017 for more information.
Date: 2011-01-09

Ice Fishing Clinic

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 7:02 pm

Title: Ice Fishing Clinic
Description: There will be an Ice Fishing Clinic at Marr Park on Saturday January 15 beginning at 1pm. You will get a chance to learn how to ice fish, and tips and tricks with the winter sport. For more information contact the conservation education center at 319-657-2400.
Date: 2011-01-15

Library Reading times

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 7:01 pm

Title: Library Reading times
Description: Washington Public Library story time for preschoolers will be from 9:30 to 10:15am beginning on Monday January 10th. Wee Read for toddlers accompanied by an adult will begin at 10:30am.
Date: 2011-01-10

Library Reading Programs

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 7:00 pm

Title: Library Reading Programs
Description: The Washington Public Library will begin its winter reading programs for children and teens on Monday Jan. 10th. Participants in the program will be reading “Fablehaven” by Brandon Mull. A book discussion will take place every Monday in January at 4pm. Teens are asked to stop by or call the library to reserve a copy of the book.
Date: 2011-01-10