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Ten O’clock Classics

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.
Date: 2010-02-12

Iowa Mennonite School’s Singing Valentines

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.
Date: 2010-02-14

IMS Art Gallery

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 8:16 pm

Title: IMS Art Gallery
Location: IMS’ Celebration Hall
Description: The new exhibit in the IMS Art Gallery will showcase the art of two IMS alumni: Melanie Yoder Schweitzer and Andy Swartzentruber. Come and see drawings and photographs Saturday, February 20, at 6:30 p.m. at IMS’ Celebration Hall.
Date: 2010-02-20

2009-10 Fine Arts Series

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 8:15 pm

Title: 2009-10 Fine Arts Series
Location: IMS’ Celebration Hall
Description: Tickets remain on sale for the second of three 2009-10 Fine Arts Series performance on the campus of Iowa Mennonite School. Singer-songwriter Carrie Newcomer will perform at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 20, in IMS’ Celebration Hall. Tickets are available by contacting the school at 656-2073.
Date: 2010-02-20

Washington City Council

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 8:13 pm

Title: Washington City Council
Location: Former Library Building
Description: The City of Washington is seeking oral or written comments on the proposed asphalt overlay of the Kewash Trail. Comments may be given to the Washington City Council at 5:00 P.M., Wednesday, at the former library building at 120 E. Main Street. Written comments may be sent to the Washington City Engineer, PO Box 516, Washington, IA 52353.
Date: 2010-01-27

Washington County Pork Queen Contest Entry Form Deadline

Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 8:10 pm

Title: Washington County Pork Queen Contest Entry Form Deadline
Location: Washington County
Description: The Washington County Pork Producers are seeking contestants for the 2010 Washington County Pork Queen Contest. The contest is open to girls who are juniors or seniors in high school through age 19. They must reside in Washington County and should be involved in pork production themselves or be the daughter of someone who is involved in the production of pork as an owner, operator or allied industry member. Anyone interested should contact Amanda at (319) 461-1165 or check with their school guidance department for a contestant entry form. All entry forms are due by February 17th.
Date: 2010-02-17

Cub Scouts Pinewood Derby

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 3:37 pm

Title: Cub Scouts Pinewood Derby
Location: St. James School Gym
Description: Cub Scouts are having their annual Pinewood Derby Saturday, January 23, from 10:30 to 2pm. Open to the Public, and if your a boy in grades 1st through 5th and would like to join, now is a great time. This year is the 100th year of scouting. They have a lot of great events planned.
Date: 2010-01-23

Garage Sale and Bake Sale

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 3:20 pm

Title: Garage Sale and Bake Sale
Location: Lutheran Church 1226 E. Washington St. in Washington
Description: Alissa Jewell will be having a Garage Sale and Bake Sale to raise money for a mission trip to Kenya January 30, 2010 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Immanuel Lutheran Church 1226 E. Washington St. in Washington. Contact Alissa Jewell for more information at alissa.jewell@gmail.com or at 319.461.4775.

Date: 2010-01-30

Luncheon and DinnerFund-Raiser

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 3:48 pm

Title: Luncheon and DinnerFund-Raiser
Location: the United Presbyterian Church in Washington
Description: The Washington Area Habitat for Humanity will be having a Soup Luncheon and Dinner fund-raiser coming up on Tuesday. It will be held at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington with lunch serving from 11am – 1pm and dinner from 4:30 – 7:00pm. Carry-out will also be available. A free-will donation will be accepted and all proceeds will go to help support your local Washington Area Habitat for Humanity.

Date: 2010-01-26

HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 3:47 pm

Title: HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER
Location: Washington Demon Gym
Description: “HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER” will be the theme on Tuesday, as the Washington Demon wrestlers host Fairfield and Van Buren. The wrestlers are working to raise money to donate to the Relay for Life and to the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. Donations may also be made at Unc & Nephs and Fareway!

Date: 2010-01-26

Kindergarten Round Up Registration Deadline

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 3:46 pm

Title: Kindergarten Round Up Registration Deadline
Location: Stewart School
Description: Kindergarten Round Up will be taking registrations for your child for the 2010-2011 school year. Registration is from February 1st until the 15th. Children must turn 5 by September 15, 2010. To register call Stewart School at 653-3244.
Date: 2010-02-15

Free Concert of Christian Music

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 3:45 pm

Title: Free Concert of Christian Music
Location: Columbus Presbyterian Church
Description: The Columbus Presbyterian Church is hosting a free concert of Christian Music, Sunday, Jan 31 at 2:30pm. The concert will feature \”Fellowship\”, a men\’s quartet from the Columbus Presbyterian Church, and \”Selah\” a women\’s group from Winfield. Refreshments will be served after the concert.
Date: 2010-01-31

HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 11:06 am

Title: HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER
Description: “HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER\” will be the theme on Tuesday as the Washington Demon wrestlers host Fairfield and Van Buren. The wrestlers will be wearing special black and pink singlets and are working to raise money to donate to the Relay for Life and to the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. Donations may also be made at Unc & Nephs and Fareway.
Date: 2010-01-26

Ford Motor

Posted: Wednesday, January 20th, 2010 at 9:04 am

For Sale

1975 Ford motor and transmission with transfer case-$500 for motor or $800 for all

319-591-0624 or 319-591-0625

Kalona Monthly Movie Night

Posted: Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 at 1:04 pm

Title: Kalona Monthly Movie Night
Location: Kalona Public Library
Description: Bright Futures Chiropractic will be hosting, as a part of their monthly movie night, a screening of Simply Raw: Reversing Diabetes in 30 days on Monday the 25th, at 6:00pm at the Kalona public library.
Date: 2010-01-25

The Voyage Home History Center Open House

Posted: Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 at 1:02 pm

Title: The Voyage Home History Center Open House
Location: The Voyage Home History Center
Description: The Voyage Home History Center has announced plans to hold a volunteer and donor appreciation open house at the museum on Sunday, from 3:00–4:30 p.m. There will be brief presentations, refreshments, and a chance to mingle and view the current exhibits.
Date: 2010-01-24

Chili Supper

Posted: Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 at 1:00 pm

Title: Chili Supper
Location: Iowa Mennonite School’s Gymnasium
Description: Iowa Mennonite School’s senior class, along with their parents, will host and serve their annual Chili Supper on Saturday, from 4:30-8:00 p.m. in the school gymnasium. The meal is a long-standing tradition at IMS, helping the senior class raise funds for projects and their class trip to Washington, DC. Tickets are available at the door, or also in advance by calling the school at 656-2073 or 683-2586.
Date: 2010-01-23

8th Annual All you Can Eat Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner and Ice Cream Social

Posted: Monday, January 18th, 2010 at 2:56 pm

Title: 8th Annual All you Can Eat Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner and Ice Cream Social
Location: Washington Junior High
Description: The Washington Kiwanis Club is sponsoring their 8th Annual All you Can Eat Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner and Ice Cream Social on Wednesday February 10th, From 4 to 7 pm at the Washington Junior High. Tickets are $8 in advance, $9 at the door for adults, and tickets for kid’s ages 5-12 will be $5 in advance, $6 at the door. For tickets call Joe at 653-2113.
Date: 2010-02-10

Keokuk County Master Gardeners

Posted: Monday, January 18th, 2010 at 2:55 pm

Title: Keokuk County Master Gardeners
Location: Keokuk County Expo Building
Description: The Keokuk County Master Gardeners will host Jamie Beyer on Thursday, Feb. 4. The meeting will be held at the Keokuk County Expo Building on the east side of Sigourney at 6:00 p.m. We will be accepting free will donation. Pre-registration is requested; please call the Keokuk County Extension Office at 641-622-2680.
Date: 2010-02-04

National Wild Turkey Federation’s Misty Morning Monarchs Chapter Hunting Heritage Banquet

Posted: Monday, January 18th, 2010 at 2:54 pm

Title: National Wild Turkey Federation’s Misty Morning Monarchs Chapter Hunting Heritage Banquet
Location: Knights of Columbus Hall in Washington
Description: Have fun while enjoying a delicious meal and plenty of chances to win firearms and other prizes at the National Wild Turkey Federation’s Misty Morning Monarchs Chapter Hunting Heritage Banquet on Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Washington. For Ticket information contact Tom at 653-4278.
Date: 2010-02-06