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Dinner Fundraiser

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:50 pm

Title: Dinner Fundraiser
Description: St. James School will hold a dinner fundraiser Sunday, October 25 from 8:00-10:30 am in the gym. They will be serving egg casserole, ham, potatoes, fruit and drink. Adult admission is $6, kids 10 and under are $4. Money raised will support a youth trip to the National Catholic Youth Conference.
Date: 2009-10-25

Book Fair

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:50 pm

Title: Book Fair
Description: Stewart Elementary’s annual book fair will be Thursday, October 22 and Tuesday, October 27 in the media center from 3-8 pm both days. Profits from the fair will be used to purchase new hardcover books for the school library.
Date: 2009-10-27

Family Fun Night

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:49 pm

Title: Family Fun Night
Description: The Washington YMCA will hold a family fun night Friday, October 23 from 6-7:30 pm. There will be crafts, games, and a light meal. Cost is $5 for a family of up to 4 non members.
Date: 2009-10-23

Vocal Concert

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 5:22 pm

Title: Vocal Concert
Description: Washington High School vocal department will hold its fall pop concert Monday, October 19 at 7:30 in the high school auditorium. The concert will feature music from some of the most famous Broadway musicals. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students.
Date: 2009-10-19

Battery-Up

Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 5:22 pm

Title: Battery-Up
Description: Washington firefighters and the Red Cross will change smoke detector batteries and discuss fire concerns Wednesday, October 21 from 6-8. To sign up for this free service, call 319-393-3500.
Date: 2009-10-21

Fall Breakfast

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 4:17 pm

Title: Fall Breakfast
Description: The Brighton Volunteer Emergency Medical Responders’ fall breakfast will be Saturday, October 31 from 6:30-10:00 am at the Brighton Community Building. There will be all you can eat biscuits and gravy, pancakes, sausage, eggs, and beverages.
Date: 2009-10-31

Workout Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 4:16 pm

Title: Workout Fundraiser
Description: Bodywrx in Washington will hold a workout fundraiser Saturday, October 24 from 9-10 am at Washington High School. Drill Sergeant Becky Riley will guide you in cardio and strength conditioning, and flexibility. Cost is $5 and will benefit Jenna Waters. For more information, or to enroll, call 653-6500.
Date: 2009-10-24

Pork Loin Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 at 1:49 pm

Title: Pork Loin Fundraiser
Description: Washington County Democrats will hold a pork loin fundraiser Sunday, October 18 at noon at the Washington Fairgrounds. Speakers will include Larry Marek, Becky Schmitz, and US Representative Dave Loebsack. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.
Date: 2009-10-18

Pancake Supper

Posted: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 at 1:49 pm

Title: Pancake Supper
Description: The Sigourney Lions Club will hold their annual Election Day pancake supper Tuesday, November 3 from 5-7 at the St. Mary’s Parish Center in Sigourney. There will be a freewill donation.
Date: 2009-11-03

Farmer’s Market

Posted: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 at 1:48 pm

Title: Farmer\’s Market
Description: The final Lone Tree Farmer’s Market will be Tuesday, October 27 at the Lone Tree American Legion. Music will be provided by blues musician Kevin B.F. Burt and there will be a pumpkin carving contest. To register for the contest, visit www.lonetreeiowa.com.
Date: 2009-10-27

Keota Garage Sales

Posted: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 at 1:48 pm

Title: Keota Garage Sales
Description: Keota’s Annual Fall Garage Sales will be held Friday, October 16 from 9-6 and Saturday, October 17 from 9-noon. Some locations may vary. This event is sponsored by the Keota Community Club.
Start Time: 2009-10-17
Date: 2009-10-16

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