Posted: Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010 at 3:50 pm
Title: Pom Pom Clinic Fundraiser
Location: JV gym at the High School
Description: The Washington HS Drillteam will be having their annual Pom Pom Clinic fundraiser on Saturday February 6th 9:30am to noon in the JV gym at the High School. All children grades K-5th grade are invited to spend the morning with the WHS Drillteam to learn a pom routine and perform with the Drillteam at the varsity basketball at 5:00pm later that day. The cost for the event is $12.00 and no pre registration is required.
Posted: Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010 at 7:29 am
Title: Pheasants Forever Banquet
Description: The Washington County Pheasants Forever Chapter is holding its annual banquet Friday, March 12. It will be at the Riverside Casino event room at 5:30pm and tickets can be purchased from Scott Melenger at 319-631-2951. Tickets include dinner and a Pheasants Forever membership.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:47 pm
Title: Blood Drive
Location: Bethel Mennonite Church
Description: Bethel Mennonite Church is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Saturday, February 20th, from 7:30am until 11:30am in the Bethel Mennonite Church in Wayland
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:44 pm
Title: Sweetheart Supper
Description: The Washington Community Y is having a Sweetheart Supper on Friday, February 12th from 6 to 8pm. Rib-eye steak, cheese stuffed potato, broccoli, Normandy, garden salad, dinner roll, and chocolate chip cheesecake will all be served. Cost is $8 per person and includes dinner and entertainment. Call 653-5300 for reservations.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:31 pm
Title: Stewart Elementary Boosters Monthly Meeting
Location: Stewart Elementary in the art room
Description: The Stewart Elementary Boosters will be having its monthly meeting Thursday, February 4 at Stewart Elementary in the art room. Babysitting will be provided.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:30 pm
Title: The Iowa Cancer Consortium Forum
Location: Washington County Hospital-Robert Nichola Conference Room
Description: The Iowa Cancer Consortium will be holding a forum to present the latest cancer data for SE Iowa.
Healthcare providers, cancer survivors, public health officials, community-based organizations, faith-based leaders, local decision-makers and community members interested in cancer issues are all encouraged to come. The forum will be March 1, from 2:30-4:00 at the Washington County Hospital-Robert Nichola Conference Room.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:29 pm
Title: Compassionate Heart Luncheon
Description: Hospice of Washington County will be having a Compassionate Heart Luncheon coming up on Friday February 12th. This event is open to anyone who has experienced a loss of a loved one. A light lunch will be served at no cost. Prairie Serenade will be entertaining during the luncheon. Reservations are required for this event. To make reservations or for more information please call 319.653.7321.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 pm
Title: Authentic Mexican Lunch Benefit
Location: St James Church
Description: To benefit the Haiti Relief Effort and Faustino Tapia-Who is waiting for a Kidney Transplant and needs help to cover medical Expenses, the Latino parishers will be having an Authentic Mexican Lunch on Sunday February 7th between 11am-2pm.at the St James Church. The cost is $5 per person. Any questions contact Jackie @319-591-6062
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:26 pm
Title: Valentine\’s Dinner
Location: West Chester Methodist Church
Description: The West Chester Community Action Team is holding a Valentine\’s Dinner on February 13, from 4:30-7:00 PM at the West Chester Methodist Church. Chicken Breast, Beef and Pork Dinners will be served. Free Will Donations are accepted and will be used towards the purchase of a security camera for the Heritage Building Area.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:25 pm
Title: SPECIAL NEEDS VALENTINES DAY DANCE
Description: On Saturday, February 13th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM the YMCA will be having a SPECIAL NEEDS VALENTINES DAY DANCE on the 3rd floor of the Y. It’s $ 4.00 per person and supervisors get in free. They will have snacks and juice provided for everyone that attends.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:23 pm
Title: FAMILY FUN NIGHT
Description: Join the YMCA on Friday, February 19th for fun family activities. They will make crafts, play a game and have a light meal. The fun starts at 6:00pm – 7:30pm. Parents must accompany their children. It’s free for members and $5 for non members up to 4 family members, and $1 for each additional person.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:20 pm
Title: SWIM LESSONS & AQUATICS FITNESS CLASSES
Description: The YMCA will be offering SWIM LESSONS & AQUATICS FITNESS CLASSES – Signups begin Monday, February 8th for members and Monday, February 15th for non members.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:17 pm
Title: PARENTS NIGHT OUT
Description: On Saturday, February 6th from 5:30 – 9:00 p.m., bring your six month to twelve year old to the YMCA for Parent’s Night Out and they will enjoy age appropriate activities, swimming and much more while you enjoy your time alone. Make sure your child has eaten dinner before the event. A light snack will be provided. Parents must register by the Thursday the 4th. Contact the YMCA for more information.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:16 pm
Title: Lasagna Dinner Benefit
Location: Packwood Christian Church
Description: The Packwood Christian Church is having a lasagna dinner to benefit the people of Haiti on Sunday from 11 to 2 at the Packwood Christian Church. 100% of the proceeds of the free will donations will go to the Haiti Relief Fund.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:15 pm
Title: Babe Ruth Baseball Registration Deadline
Description: Babe Ruth Baseball time is almost here. The registration deadline is February 27th. Games will start in Mid-April. Call Fran Stigers at 653-2141 with any questions.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:14 pm
Title: 85th Anniversary Banquet
Description: The YMCA will be having their 85th Anniversary Banquet Tuesday, February 9th at 6pm in the Y’s Men’s Gallery. The Cost is $10 for individuals and $15 for couples. RSVP the front desk by February 4th @ 653-2141
Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 at 2:33 pm
Title: Community Chest of Washington
Location: West Reception Room at Jones Funeral Home
Description: The annual meeting for Community Chest of Washington will be held Tuesday February 2nd at 8pm. The meeting will be held in the West Reception Room at Jones Funeral Home. To date, $29,385 has been pledged, which is 57% of the goal of $51,300.
Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 8:19 pm
Title: Pancake Supper
Location: WACO Elementary School
Description: The Crawfordville Lions will be hosting a pancake supper on Saturday February 13th, at the WACO Elementary School from 4 to 7 pm. Cost is $6 in advance, $7 at the door. 12 and under eat for $4. Preschool eats for free.
Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 8:18 pm
Title: Ten O’clock Classics
Location: McCleery Auditorium of the Washington Community Theater
Description: Ten O’clock Classics will visit Washington, for a concert Friday, Feb. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in McCleery Auditorium of the Washington Community Theater. The program is sponsored by Washington Concert Association. Admission is by association membership or $15 for adults; students will be admitted free.
Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 8:17 pm
Title: Iowa Mennonite School’s Singing Valentines
Description: Iowa Mennonite School’s Chamber Singers will be available to community members as “singing Valentines” – a compilation of holiday-appropriate songs. The 13-member select vocal ensemble will travel the area by appointment only, and for a nominal fee, sharing ‘love songs’ for that special someone! To schedule a visit, please contact the school at 656-2073 or 683-2586.