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Halloween Crafts

Posted: Friday, October 9th, 2009 at 4:41 pm

Title: Halloween Crafts
Description: The Kalona Public Library will hold a Halloween craft event Wednesday, October 21 from 1:45-2:30 pm in the Program Room. The event is for kids 5-12 and the program is free. For more information, contact Marissa at 319-656-3501.
Date: 2009-10-21

Food Drive

Posted: Friday, October 9th, 2009 at 4:39 pm

Title: Food Drive
Description: Kalona Library’s Teen Advisory Board will hold a canned and non-perishable food drive Monday, October 19 through the 24th. All collected items will be donated to the Kalona Food Pantry. For more information, contact Marissa at 319-656-3501.
Start Date: 2009-10-19
End Date: 2009-10-24

Trick or Treat Bags

Posted: Friday, October 9th, 2009 at 4:39 pm

Title: Trick or Treat Bags
Description: The Washington County Sheriff’s Office will be offering reflective safety bags for trick or treating this year. Bags can be picked up at the sheriff’s office just west of Washington on Lexington Blvd.
Date: 2009-10-31

Soup Supper

Posted: Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 5:13 pm

Title: Soup Supper
Description: Sunrise Child Care will hold a soup supper Tuesday, November 3 at the Goodwin Senior Center in Wellman from 5-8 pm. There will be a free will donation.
Date: 2009-11-3

Blood Drive

Posted: Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 5:13 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center will hold a blood drive Thursday, October 22 the United Presbyterian Church in Washington from 1:30 – 6:30 pm. Walk-ins are welcome, call 653-3258 for more information.
Date: 2009-10-22

Reading Program

Posted: Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 5:13 pm

Title: Reading Program
Description: The Washington Public Library will hold its fall reading program Tuesday, October 27 from 4-5 pm. Students in 3rd through 5th grades will read from “The Twenty-One Balloons”. Copies of the book can be purchased for $3 or loaned from the library.
Date: 2009-10-27

Grand Opening

Posted: Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 5:12 pm

Title: Grand Opening
Description: The Washington Public Library will hold a grand opening celebration Sunday, October 18 from 2-4 pm. There will be magicians, jugglers, face-painters, a balloon artist, and a clown for families to enjoy together.
Date: 2009-10-18

Battery Swap

Posted: Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 5:12 pm

Title: Battery Swap
Description: Ace-N-More will exchange old smoke detector 9-volt batteries for new ones free of charge through Saturday, October 10. Customers must take their old batteries to the customer service counter. Limit six per customer.
Date: 2009-10-10

Health Fair

Posted: Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 5:11 pm

Title: Health Fair
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics will host a community-wide health fair for seniors Saturday, October 17 from 8:30-11:30 am. This event is free and open to the public. Call the Mini Bus at 653-2853 if you for a free ride if you need one.
Date: 2009-10-17

The City of Washington Fall Cleanup

Posted: Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 9:06 am

Title: The City of Washington Fall Cleanup
Description: The City of Washington Fall Cleanup will be Monday the 12th through Thursday the 15th. All trash and appliances must be out by 6 am Monday the 12th.
Start Date: 2009-10-12
End Date: 2009-10-15

Pumpkinfest

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 7:33 pm

Title: Pumpkinfest
Description: Sass Family Farm will hold Pumpkinfest Saturday, October 10 at 3060 160 St. just south of Riverside. There will be a haunted barn, hayrack rides, a straw maze, and petting zoo. There will also be a craft and antique store, baked goods, and plenty of pumpkins.
Date: 2009-10-10

Ceremonial SWEEP

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 7:31 pm

Title: Ceremonial SWEEP
Description: Celebrate the completion of the sidewalks on West Washington Street at the Ceremonial Sweep Saturday, October 17 at 9:00 am. Treats and beverages will be sold and a prize will be awarded for the best decorated broom. Call 653-3272 for more information.
Date: 2009-10-17

Learn at Lunch

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 4:26 pm

Title: Learn at Lunch
Description: The next Learn at Lunch at the ISU Extension in Washington will be Monday, October 19. This event will feature tips on how to help your business grow and do better. Lunch will be provided by Café Dodici for $7.
Date: 2009-10-19

Movie Night

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 4:26 pm

Title: Movie Night
Description: Bright Future Chiropractic in Kalona will host a free movie night Monday, October 12 at 6:30. They will be showing Consuming Kids a look at how marketing in the 21st century has an effect on children. Admission is free and on a first come, first served basis at the Kalona Public Library.
Date: 2009-10-12

No Compromise Tour

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 4:25 pm

Title: No Compromise Tour
Description: The Snap-On Tools’ No Compromise Tour will stop in Washington Saturday, October 10 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. They will have tool displays, information, and a chance to buy some of their products.
Date: 2009-10-10

“After Prom” Breakfast

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 4:25 pm

Title: \”After Prom\” Breakfast
Description: Keota Youth Plus will hold their “After Prom” breakfast Sunday, October 11 at Lagos Acres. Serving will run from 8:30-noon with a free will donation.
Date: 2009-10-11

Literacy Night

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 4:25 pm

Title: Literacy Night
Description: Lincoln Elementary will hold Literacy Night Thursday, October 15 from 5-6:30 pm. There will be informational sessions for parents including reading tips, internet safety, and programs at the Washington Library. Games will be available for kids.
Date: 2009-10-15

Pancake Supper

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 8:41 am

Title: Pancake Supper
Description: There will be a Homecoming pancake supper for the Mid Prairie Music Boosters, Wellman Rotary Club, and the Wellman Fire Department Friday, October 9 at 4:30 at the firehouse. Price is $6.50 for adults, kids 3-10 are $3.50, kids 2 and under are free.
Date: 2009-10-09

Benefit Sale

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 8:40 am

Title: Benefit Sale
Description: Pleasantview Home in Kalona will host a benefit sale Friday, October 23 from 4:30-8:00 pm and all day Saturday, October 24. There will be auctions both days and a pancake breakfast Saturday morning. Call 319-656-2421 for more information.
Start Date: 2009-10-23
End Date: 2009-10-24

Silver Cord Service

Posted: Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 8:39 am

Title: Silver Cord Service
Description: Washington High School students wishing to participate in the Silver Cord Service Commendation program should contact Principal Shane Ehresman. Students participating in the volunteer program will give back to the community and earn special graduation honors as well.
Date: 2009-10-31