Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:23 pm
Title: FAMILY FUN NIGHT
Description: Join the YMCA on Friday, February 19th for fun family activities. They will make crafts, play a game and have a light meal. The fun starts at 6:00pm – 7:30pm. Parents must accompany their children. It’s free for members and $5 for non members up to 4 family members, and $1 for each additional person.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:20 pm
Title: SWIM LESSONS & AQUATICS FITNESS CLASSES
Description: The YMCA will be offering SWIM LESSONS & AQUATICS FITNESS CLASSES – Signups begin Monday, February 8th for members and Monday, February 15th for non members.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:17 pm
Title: PARENTS NIGHT OUT
Description: On Saturday, February 6th from 5:30 – 9:00 p.m., bring your six month to twelve year old to the YMCA for Parent’s Night Out and they will enjoy age appropriate activities, swimming and much more while you enjoy your time alone. Make sure your child has eaten dinner before the event. A light snack will be provided. Parents must register by the Thursday the 4th. Contact the YMCA for more information.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:16 pm
Title: Lasagna Dinner Benefit
Location: Packwood Christian Church
Description: The Packwood Christian Church is having a lasagna dinner to benefit the people of Haiti on Sunday from 11 to 2 at the Packwood Christian Church. 100% of the proceeds of the free will donations will go to the Haiti Relief Fund.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:15 pm
Title: Babe Ruth Baseball Registration Deadline
Description: Babe Ruth Baseball time is almost here. The registration deadline is February 27th. Games will start in Mid-April. Call Fran Stigers at 653-2141 with any questions.
Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:14 pm
Title: 85th Anniversary Banquet
Description: The YMCA will be having their 85th Anniversary Banquet Tuesday, February 9th at 6pm in the Y’s Men’s Gallery. The Cost is $10 for individuals and $15 for couples. RSVP the front desk by February 4th @ 653-2141
Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 at 2:33 pm
Title: Community Chest of Washington
Location: West Reception Room at Jones Funeral Home
Description: The annual meeting for Community Chest of Washington will be held Tuesday February 2nd at 8pm. The meeting will be held in the West Reception Room at Jones Funeral Home. To date, $29,385 has been pledged, which is 57% of the goal of $51,300.
Posted: Monday, January 25th, 2010 at 8:19 pm
Title: Pancake Supper
Location: WACO Elementary School
Description: The Crawfordville Lions will be hosting a pancake supper on Saturday February 13th, at the WACO Elementary School from 4 to 7 pm. Cost is $6 in advance, $7 at the door. 12 and under eat for $4. Preschool eats for free.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or at 319.461.4775.
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.
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!
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.
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.