Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 8:21 pm
Title: Washington Firemen Pancake Day
Location: Washington Fire Station
Description: The Washington Firemen will be hosting a Pancake Day on Wednesday, the 13th at the Washington Fire station. They will be serving from 11am until 1 pm, and again at 5 until 7 pm. Tickets are $7 in advance, or $8 at the door for adults, and kids are $5 in advance, and $6 at the door. Purchase tickets from any fireman, or at the fire station
Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 8:19 pm
Title: IMS Music Booster Fund-Raiser
Location: Pizza Ranch in Iowa City
Description: Iowa Mennonite School’s Music Boosters are holding a fund-raiser on Monday, January 18, at the Pizza Ranch in Iowa City. Music students from IMS will be bussing tables at the Sycamore Mall location; in exchange, Pizza Ranch will donate 10% of the total gross sales between 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. In addition, all tips and gratuities collected in that time will also be given to the IMS organization. All funds raised will go to support the efforts of the Music Boosters.
Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 8:17 pm
Title: Coaches vs. Cancer Bake Sale
Location: Washington Hy-Vee
Description: The Coaches vs. Cancer event in Washington has a bake sale (Today/tomorrow) Saturday at the Washington Hy-Vee from 8-to-noon. Hy-Vee will also have “round-up” at there registers where you can round your purchase up to the next dollar and donating $1 for every pink item sold from the bakery. Proceeds will go towards the Washington County Relay for Life. This fundraiser is at the Washington Hy-Vee Saturday from 8-to-noon.
Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 7:31 am
Title: Bake Sale Fundraiser
Description: The Coaches vs Cancer event in Washington has a bake sale Saturday at the Washington Hy-Vee from 8-to-noon. Hy-Vee will also have “round-up” at there registers where you can round your purchase up to the next dollar and donating $1 for every pink item sold from the bakery. Proceeds will go towards the Washington County Relay For Life. This fundraiser is at the Washington Hy-Vee Saturday from 8-to-noon.
Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 7:27 pm
Title: Roast Beef Supper
Location: St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside
Description: The Knights of Columbus will be hosting a Roast Beef Supper at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside, on Saturday starting at 6:00pm. Price is $9.00 and all proceeds go towards church youth activities. Carry outs available. If you have any questions, please call Tom at phone # 319-646-2781.
Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 7:26 pm
Title: American Legion Riders 3rd Annual Soup Supper
Location: National Guard Readiness Center, Hwy 1 South Washington
Description: The American Legion Riders 3rd Annual Soup Supper will be held on February 27 at the National Guard Readiness Center, Hwy 1 South Washington serving 5:30 to 8. The Riders will provide meals that evening to 90 National Guard members who will be deployed late this year as a sign of support and a thank you for the use of the Readiness Center. Contact Ron Northup @ 319.653.8697 for more information.
Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 7:25 pm
Title: 15th Annual Soup Supper and Silent Auction
Location: United Presbyterian Church, in Washington
Description: Hospice of Washington Counties 15th Annual Soup Supper and Silent Auction will be held Tuesday, January 19th, from 4:30 until 6:30 pm at the United Presbyterian Church, in Washington. Tickets may be purchased at the Hospice office located at 948 East 11th Street, Washington, during regular office hours. You may also purchase the tickets at the door on the day of the event. For more information please call 319.653.7321.
Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 7:24 pm
Title: Royal Ball
Location: KC Hall in Washington
Description: The St. James Home and School Association would like to announce the upcoming Royal Ball, which will be held on February 13, at the KC Hall in Washington. Enjoy an elegant dinner, live music and dancing. A special 5:30 p.m. early seating is available for $45 per ticket. All dinner seating 6:00 p.m. and later is $60 per ticket. For more information, contact Kathleen at 319-863-3806 for ticket information.
Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 7:19 pm
Title: 4-H Skating Party
Location: Wellman Rec. Center
Description: The Washington County 4-H County Council will be holding a 4-H Skating Party on Sunday, January 17, from 1p.m.to 4p.m. at the Wellman Rec. Center. 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. Everyone is welcome! The cost is $4 to skate. Contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811, with any questions.
Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 7:18 pm
Title: Nature CSI
Location: Marr Park
Description: Nature CSI will be held at Marr Park Saturday, March 20th at 1pm. Enjoy the first day of spring and set out to solve a mystery. You’ll be a crime scene investigator set out to discover what happened. There will be a mock crime scene inside, and then you’ll use those skills you learned outdoors. For more information, call the Washington Conservation Center.
Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 7:17 pm
Title: Basket Weaving Class
Location: Washington Conservation Center
Description: Jefferson County Naturalist Therese Cumminsky will be teaching a Basket Weaving Class on Saturday, February 20th, at 10am at the Washington Conservation Center. The cost is 12 dollars. To register, call Kirkwood at 319-653-4655.
Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 7:16 pm
Title: Ice Fishing Clinic
Location: Marr Park
Description: There is an Ice Fishing Clinic on Saturday, the 16th, at Marr Park starting at 1pm. Tips and tricks on ice fishing will be taught. Also, see the fish in action with an underwater camera. Other activities will occur in the Conservation Center. For more information, call the Washington Conservation Center.
Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 4:11 pm
Title: Winfield Community Easter Cantata Rehearsels
Location: Winfield United Methodist Church
Description: Area singers are invited to participate in the 2010 Winfield Community Easter Cantata. Weekly rehearsals begin Sunday, January 17th at 4 pm at the Winfield United Methodist Church. For more information call Keith at 319-257-3286.
Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 4:09 pm
Title: Packwood Lions Club Pork Chop Supper
Location: Packwood Community Room
Description: The Packwood Lions Club is sponsoring a pork chop supper, Saturday, January 16th, from 5 to 7 at the Packwood Community Room. Proceeds will be going to benefit the Lion’s Club International Foundation. It is a free will donation event.
Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 4:05 pm
Title: Washington FFA Decoration and Lights Takedown
Description: The Washington FFA will be doing decoration and lights takedown for Washington residents Saturday, January 16th, from 8am to noon. Call Mr. VanWinkel at the High School with your information to set up a time to take down your holiday décor and lights.
Posted: Monday, January 4th, 2010 at 5:34 pm
Title: Pasta Dinner
Location: West Chester United Methodist Church 403 Franklin St. in West Chester
Description: The West Chester Community Action Team is holding a Pasta Dinner on January 9th, from 4:30-7:30 PM at the West Chester United Methodist Church 403 Franklin St. in West Chester. It will be a free will donation. Proceeds will be used towards the purchase of a security camera at City Hall, The Park and the Heritage Building. The Public is welcome.
Posted: Monday, January 4th, 2010 at 5:33 pm
Title: KC STAAR Project Volunteer Planning Meeting
Location: Sigourney High School
Description: The KC STAAR Project is sponsoring the First Annual “Graduation Extravaganza” For Keokuk County 9th through 12th grade students. Parents, Teens, and Community Volunteers are needed. It will be a night of fun and games similar to after prom parties, all alcohol-free, supervised, and in a safe location. The first Volunteer Planning Meeting is Wednesday, January 13th at the Sigourney High School at 5:30 PM. For more information call Lynne Zoulek at 641-224-2271
Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 4:49 pm
Title: Blood Drive
Location: Riverside Fire Department, Training Romm, 271 River Street, Riverside
Description: Riverside Community is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Thursday, January 14th from 3 to 6:30pm
Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 5:10 pm
Title: FREE Blood Pressure Checks and Glucose Screenings
Location: NuCara Pharmacy, 120 E.Madison Street, Washington
Description: University of Iowa College of Pharmacy will be providing FREE blood pressure checks and glucose screenings on Saturday, January 2nd at the Nu- Cara Pharmacy in Washington. They will also be giving out information regarding heartburn awareness, diabetes, bone density and more. Come take advantage of this fantastic health opportunity free of charge! Pharmacists and pharmacy students will be available to answer any questions you may have regarding your health!
Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 4:58 pm
Title: 5K Run/Walk/Cheer and 1 Mile Run/Walk
Location: Washington Jr. High School
Description: The Washington Community Schools, with support from Bodyworks Fitness, will be sponsoring a 5K Run/Walk/Cheer and 1 Mile Run/Walk on April 17, 2009, starting at 9 AM at the Washington Jr. High School. The 5K Run/Walk/Cheer will pass by each of the schools. All proceeds will be divided among the four schools and used for this cause. Direct all questions to Teri Hartzler, Bodywrx Fitness, 319-653-6500 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org