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Trek Fest

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 2:48 am

Title: Trek Fest
Description: Trek Fest is being held in Riverside on June 29th and June 30th. Activities include a parade, pet show, volleyball tournament, antique car show and costume contest. Trek Fest begins Friday at 5pm with the opening of food stands and the beer garden.
Date: 2012-06-30

Independence Day Fireworks

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 2:47 am

Title: Independence Day Fireworks
Description: A number of local communities will be celebrating Independence Day this year. There will be fireworks on the fourth in Washington, Sigourney, Wayland, Hills, Mt Pleasant and Wellman. There will be fireworks on the 3rd for Kalona/Shiloh and a display during Trek Fest in Riverside on Saturday, June 30th.
Date: 2012-07-04

Wellman Hot Rod and Custom Car Show

Posted: Friday, June 15th, 2012 at 3:13 am

Title: Wellman Hot Rod and Custom Car Show
Description: The Wellman Ball Association is having their annual Hot Rod and Custom Car show on Sunday, July 1st. Registration will be held from 8 to noon. The fee is $15. Voting is from noon to 1:30 and awards will be given out at 3.
Date: 2012-07-01

Wayland 4th of July 5k

Posted: Friday, June 15th, 2012 at 3:11 am

Title: Wayland 4th of July 5k
Description: Wayland is holding a 4th of July 5k walk/run. If you want a t-shirt, pre register by June 25th. For details contact Bev Conrad at (319) 256-2727, stop by city hall, or go to waylandiowa.com.
Date: 2012-07-04

Congregate Meal

Posted: Friday, June 15th, 2012 at 3:10 am

Title: Congregate Meal
Description: St Joseph Cabrini Church will hold a Congregate Meal on Thursday, June 28th. The menu will include meat loaf, cheesy potatoes and more. Bingo will be played afterwards. Reservations are appreciated. Call Caryl Smith at (319) 694-2242 or Darlene Baldosier at (641) 472-1828)
Date: 2012-06-28

Benefit Dance in Wellman

Posted: Friday, June 15th, 2012 at 3:10 am

Title: Benefit Dance in Wellman
Description: There will be a dance at the Parkside Activity Center in Wellman on July 3rd from 7 to midnight. Hard Barney with special guests Rocking Flames will be performing. The 5 dollar cover charge and the proceeds go towards 4th of July fireworks. Call Bob Freeman at 319-936-7773 with any questions.
Date: 2012-07-03

Keota Community Wide Garage Sales

Posted: Friday, June 15th, 2012 at 3:07 am

Title: Keota Community Wide Garage Sales
Description: Keota’s Annual Community Wide garage sales will be held on Friday and Saturday, June 22-23. Official hours are 9am-4pm on Friday and 8am to noon on Saturday. This event is sponsored by the Keota Community Club.
Start Date: 2012-06-22
End Date: 2012-06-23

Learn at Lunch

Posted: Wednesday, June 13th, 2012 at 3:01 am

Title: Learn at Lunch
Description: Learn at Lunch is being held on Monday from noon to 1 at the Washington Fairgrounds in the ISU Extension Building. President of MD Orthopedics John Mitchell will be the guest speaker. Sign up today by emailing pdessner@msn.com. Lunch is $8 for Chamber and WEDG Members and $10 for non-members.
Date: 2012-06-18

Relay BBQ

Posted: Wednesday, June 13th, 2012 at 3:00 am

Title: Relay BBQ
Description: This Thursday and Friday from 4 to 7 Washington Hy-Vee will be having a Relay BBQ. They’ll be serving Smoked Bratwurst, Bag of chips, and a Pop for $3.00. All of the food is donated by Hy-Vee – so 100% of the money goes to Relay.
Start Time: 2012-06-15
Date: 2012-06-14

Washington K of C Annual Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, June 13th, 2012 at 2:58 am

Title: Washington K of C Annual Blood Drive
Description: The Washington Knights of Columbus are sponsoring their annual blood drive on Thursday June 21st from 1:30-6:30 pm at the KC Hall. The goal is to collect 120 units of blood. To schedule a donation time please contact Daniel Voss @ 653-4313
Date: 2012-06-21

Vacation Bible School

Posted: Monday, June 11th, 2012 at 11:12 am

Title: Vacation Bible School
Description: First Christian Church is having their Vacation Bible School this week starting Monday and running through Friday. The program starts at 5:30 each night and will last until 8:00. The church is located at 301 West 2nd Street. For more information, contact the church at 319-653-3881.
Start Date: 2012-06-11
End Date: 2012-06-15

Boys & Girls Basketball Camps

Posted: Saturday, June 9th, 2012 at 1:56 pm

Title: Boys & Girls Basketball Camps
Description: Iowa Mennonite School is holding a number of girls and boys basketball camps. For times, dates and more information contact the school or go to their website at iowamennonite.org
Date: 2012-06-11

Fairway Fun Golf Outing

Posted: Saturday, June 9th, 2012 at 1:54 pm

Title: Fairway Fun Golf Outing
Description: IMS is holding the annual Fairway Fun Golf Outing on Saturday, June 23rd at the Kalona Golf Course. Registration starts at 7:30, with a shotgun start at 8. This event will benefit the Student Aid Fund. For cost information or to register email Larry Swartzendruber at larswar@yahoo.com.
Date: 2012-06-23

IMS Hymn Sing Hustle

Posted: Saturday, June 9th, 2012 at 1:47 pm

Title: IMS Hymn Sing Hustle
Description: IMS Hymn Sing Hustle is holding 5k or 1 mile run/walk Saturday, June 23rd on the IMS campus. Funds raised go to the music department. Registration will begin at 7:30 am and the races start at 8. For more information contact Karenza Yoder by sending an email to iowamennonitemusic@gmail.com.
Date: 2012-06-23

Washington Knights of Columbus Blood Drive

Posted: Saturday, June 9th, 2012 at 1:16 pm

Title: Washington Knights of Columbus Blood Drive
Description: The Washington Knights of Columbus are sponsoring their annual blood drive on Thursday June 21st from 1:30-6:30 pm at the KC Hall. The town of McCausland, IA, population 344, has challenged the City of Washington to see who can collect the most units of blood. Our goal is to collect 120 units of blood ! To schedule a donation time please contact Daniel Voss @ 653-4313 or Daniel.Voss@edwardjones.com

Date: 2012-06-21

Sugar Creek MYF Pop Can Drive

Posted: Saturday, June 9th, 2012 at 1:13 pm

Title: Sugar Creek MYF Pop Can Drive
Description: Sugar Creek MYF\’s semi-annual pop can drive begins the 13th. Bring cans and bottles to Poultry King in Wayland, or contact any MYFer or sponsor for pick-up. Call 319-461-4084.
Date: 2012-06-09

Mental Health First Aid Training

Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 1:51 am

Title: Mental Health First Aid Training
Description: Mental Health First Aid Training will be held at the Washington School Central Office Monday, June 18th and Tuesday, June 19th from 9am to 4pm. Mental Health First Aid is the initial help given to a person showing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in a mental health crisis. You can register today by calling Mary Ann Williams at (641) 233-0367.
Start Date: 2012-06-18
End Date: 2012-06-19

Whoopee Days Carnival Advance Tickets

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 1:29 am

Title: Whoopee Days Carnival Advance Tickets
Description: Advance tickets are available for the Whoopee Days Carnival. The tickets can be purchased before Thursday, June 14th. Tickets may be purchased at Federation Bank in Brighton, Brighton City Hall, and BJ’s Convenience Store. Call Nancy Adrian at 319-863-3336 with any questions.
Date: 2012-06-14

Jolly 60’s

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 1:28 am

Title: Jolly 60\’s
Description: Marion Ave. Baptist Church is hosting the Jolly 60’s meeting for seniors on Thursday, June 7 at 10:00 am. Guest speaker will be Mayor Sandra Johnson. For more information or free ride to church call 319-653-1860.
Date: 2012-06-07

102nd Brighton Whoopee Days

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 1:27 am

Title: 102nd Brighton Whoopee Days
Description: The 102nd Whoopee Days is being held Thursday, June 14th through Sunday, June 17th in Brighton. Some of the attractions include a carnival, Rodeo, Bill Riley Talent Show, the Whoopee Days Parade, Mud Run, the Whoopee Pie Eating Contest and a street dance both Friday and Saturday night.
Start Date: 2012-06-14
End Date: 2012-06-17