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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 skbrinning@cloudburst9.net. For sponsorship information, contact Matt Brown at 319-350-0167 or wtmansion@msn.com.
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

Washington Fireman Pancake Day

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

Title: Washington Fireman Pancake Day
Description: The Washington Fireman Pancake Day will be Wednesday January 12th from 11am to 1pm and from 5 to 7pm at the Fire Station. Adult tickets are $7 in advance and $8 at the door. Kids tickets are $5 in advance and $6 at the door. Tickets may be purchased from any fire man or at the fire station.
Date: 2011-01-12

Help Needed at Columbus Junction Senior Center

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:35 pm

Title: Help Needed at Columbus Junction Senior Center
Description: The Columbus Junction Congregate Meal Senior Center is looking for volunteers to drive meals in the month of January. If interested please call Judy at 319-728-3148.
Date: 2011-01-31

Lego Dynamite 4-H club Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:34 pm

Title: Lego Dynamite 4-H club Fundraiser
Description: The Lego Dynamite 4-H club will shovel your drive and sidewalk for a free will donation. Funds collected will be used for our club’s operating expenses. If you would like to participate please call Tessa Pugh at 319-212-0422 or contact a member of the club.
Date: 2011-01-31

Ainsworth Elementary Winter Concert

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:32 pm

Title: Ainsworth Elementary Winter Concert
Description: The Ainsworth Elementary Winter Concert will be held Monday, January 10th at 7pm.
Date: 2011-01-10

Riverside Blood Drive

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:32 pm

Title: Riverside Blood Drive
Description: A Riverside Community Blood Drive will be held at the Riverside Fire Department Training Room Thursday, January 13, from 3 to 6:30pm. To donate, call Terry Philips at 319-430-8536.
Date: 2011-01-13

Keota VFW Super Bowl Party

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:31 pm

Title: Keota VFW Super Bowl Party
Description: The Keota V.F.W. Post 4716 will host their Buddy Holly Super Bowl Eve Party on Saturday February 5th.
Date: 2011-02-05

Sigourney Library Open House

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 11:30 pm

Title: Sigourney Library Open House
Description: The Sigourney Public Library is hosting a Book Signing Open House with local authors Lyle Hammes and Kevin Hammes of Hawkeye Greats, By the Numbers – Volume 1 on Saturday January 8 from 2 to 3pm.
Date: 2011-01-08