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Robots

Posted: Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 at 2:30 am

Title: Robots
Description: Youth can register now for the fifth annual Bratney Companies 4-H Robotics Challenge at the 2014 Iowa State Fair. The senior division (grades 9-12) will participate Sunday, Aug. 10, and the junior division (grades 5-8) will participate Monday, Aug. 11. The challenges on both days are from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm in the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines.

Iowa youth will show off their robot designing and programming skills in this “real-time” challenge, said Jay Staker, 4-H youth program specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Robotics clubs or teams composed of three to 10 youth and up to two adult leaders/coaches may participate.

Registration for the event is open until June 30. Applications will be reviewed and teams will be notified by July 1 and asked to confirm. At least one member of each team is required to be a member of 4-H. Youth can join 4-H at their county Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office.

Date: 2014-06-30

Robots

Posted: Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 at 2:30 am

Title: Robots
Description: Youth can register now for the fifth annual Bratney Companies 4-H Robotics Challenge at the 2014 Iowa State Fair. The senior division (grades 9-12) will participate Sunday, Aug. 10, and the junior division (grades 5-8) will participate Monday, Aug. 11. The challenges on both days are from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm in the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines.

Iowa youth will show off their robot designing and programming skills in this “real-time” challenge, said Jay Staker, 4-H youth program specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Robotics clubs or teams composed of three to 10 youth and up to two adult leaders/coaches may participate.

Registration for the event is open until June 30. Applications will be reviewed and teams will be notified by July 1 and asked to confirm. At least one member of each team is required to be a member of 4-H. Youth can join 4-H at their county Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office.

Date: 2014-06-24

YMCA

Posted: Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 at 2:30 am

Title: YMCA
Description: Signup is now available for the Washington YMCA\’s July fitness Classes. Register at the 24/7 facility or YMCA.
Start Date: 2014-06-25
End Date: 2014-06-26

Alumni Game

Posted: Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 at 2:29 am

Title: Alumni Game
Description: Tickets are on sale for the Winfield-Mt Union and WACO alumni football game from those playing. The game is being held Saturday, July 26th at 7pm at Roth Field in Wayland.
Date: 2014-06-26

Alumni Game

Posted: Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 at 2:29 am

Title: Alumni Game
Description: Tickets are on sale for the Winfield-Mt Union and WACO alumni football game from those playing. The game is being held Saturday, July 26th at 7pm at Roth Field in Wayland.
Date: 2014-06-25

Movie

Posted: Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at 3:42 am

Title: Movie
Description: The Washington Library will hold a screening of the movie Flubber on Monday, June 23rd from 1 to 2:30. The event if free and open to all ages. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.
Date: 2014-06-23

VBS

Posted: Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at 3:42 am

Title: VBS
Description: Prairie Flower Baptist Church will be holding their Vacation Bible School Sunday, August 3rd through the 6th. Call 653-2400 for more information.
Start Date: 2014-08-03
End Date: 2014-08-06

Garage Sales

Posted: Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at 3:41 am

Title: Garage Sales
Description: The Keota Community Club city Wide Garage Sales will be held Friday, June 27th from 8am to 4pm and Saturday, June 28th from 8am to noon.
Start Date: 2014-06-27
End Date: 2014-06-28

PQA

Posted: Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 1:16 am

Title: PQA
Description: A Pork Quality Assurance Plus program will be offered from 7 to 9pm on Thursday, July 3rd at the Washington County Extension Office.

Cost for this certification program is $25 per person and is payable at the door. To preregister, contact the Washington County Extension office at 877- 435-7322 or 319-653-4811.

To learn more about PQA Plus© please see the National Pork Board Web site at http://www.pork.org/certification/default.aspx

Date: 2014-07-03

Relay

Posted: Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 1:14 am

Title: Relay
Description: Washington County Relay for Life is going to be at the Washington Farmers Market on Thursday, August 21st.
Date: 2014-08-21

Relay

Posted: Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 1:13 am

Title: Relay
Description: Washington County Relay for Life is going to be at the Washington Farmers Market on Thursday, July 31st.
Date: 2014-07-31

Play

Posted: Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 1:12 am

Title: Play
Description: Tickets are on sale for the Camp Creamery Children\’s Theatre performance of \”The Unknowns Freak Out Roswell\” being held on Friday, June 20th at 7pm at Mid-Prairie High School.
Date: 2014-06-20

Pickup

Posted: Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 1:12 am

Title: Pickup
Description: Storm damaged tree material can be placed on street terraces to be picked up until Friday, June 20th in the City of Washington.
Start Date: 2014-06-18
End Date: 2014-06-20

Anniversary

Posted: Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 1:11 am

Title: Anniversary
Description: Bethel Presbyterian Church of rural Ainsworth will celebrate their 150th Anniversary on Sunday, June 22nd. The regular church service will be held at 10am. A celebration service begins at 1:30pm, followed by a reception.
Date: 2014-06-22

BBQ

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 2:08 am

Title: BBQ
Description: Those who volunteered during the Washington 175th Anniversary Celebration are invited to attend a Thank You BBQ on Tuesday, June 24th beginning at 6pm at Diane Gallagher’s farm north of Washington.
Date: 2014-06-24

Live Music

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 1:46 am

Title: Live Music
Description: David Zollo will perform on Tuesday, June 24th from 6:30 to 8:30 at the Bunker Mill Bridge as part of Almost Acoustic Tuesdays.
Date: 2014-06-24

ISU Field Tour

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 1:45 am

Title: ISU Field Tour
Description: The Spring Field Day Tour at ISU Southeast Iowa Research Farm in Crawfordsville will be begin at 1pm Thursday, June 26th. This is for farmers and farm advisors. Register for the CCA session and lunch by Tuesday, June 24th. Call 563-263-5701 for more information.
Date: 2014-06-26

Cookie Contest

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 1:45 am

Title: Cookie Contest
Description: A cookie contest will be held Wednesday, July 16th at 5:45pm on the Lion\’s Stage at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The two categories are chocolate chip and oatmeal. For more information call 319-330-6444.
Date: 2014-07-16

Library Event

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 1:45 am

Title: Library Event
Description: The Washington Public Library will host Chasing 4 Life Storm Chasers of Thursday, June 19th at 6pm. The event is free and open to the public.
Date: 2014-06-19

Grace Hill

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 1:44 am

Title: Grace Hill
Description: The Grace Hill Annual Reunion will be held Sunday, June 22nd at 6pm at the Grace Hill Church Building. Bring a dessert to share. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Date: 2014-06-22