Calendar

List your upcoming events with us for free, simply use our contact form to keep us in the loop.

Winter Nature Camp

Posted: Saturday, December 12th, 2009 at 5:23 am

Title: Winter Nature Camp
Location: Langwood Education Center
Description: Sign up your child (or grandchild!) today. There will be hikes, crafts, games and more. Tues, Dec. 29, 10-noon

Pre-registration is required by Dec 21!

Date: 2009-12-29

7th Annual Holiday Concert

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 12:55 pm

Title: 7th Annual Holiday Concert
Location: Washington Community Theater
Description: The 7th Annual Holiday Concert for children will be Thursday, December 17th, at 7pm at the Washington Community Theater. More of a theatrical event than a concert, this program is designed to appeal to the youngest of children, but it is equally fun for all who delights in watching their little ones squeal with laughter and holiday fun. the show features familiar holiday songs,dance, comedy, costumed characters, hillbilly singers, and special appearances by \”The Ghosts of Christmas Past\” and the \”Tubador.\” No seats remain for the 1:30 matinee, but tickets for the 7pm show will be available at the box office the evening of the performance.
Date: 2009-12-17

Community Center demonstration and craft making

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 12:04 pm

Title: Community Center demonstration and craft making
Location: The Central Park Community Center
Description: The Central Park Community Center will be having demonstrations and hands on crafts making Christmas cards, crocheting, and making caps and more Tuesday December 15 at the Central Park Community Center at 1pm. All are welcome to the Central Park Community Center Tuesday December 15 at 1pm for demonstrations and craft making.

Date: 2009-12-15

WIC and immunization clinics

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 12:03 pm

Title: WIC and immunization clinics
Location: Old Washington library120 E. Main Street in Washington.
Description: Washington County Public Health will be holding all WIC and immunization clinics at the old Washington library, beginning Tuesday, December 15th. The library is located at 120 E. Main Street in Washington
Date: 2009-12-15

Senior Center’s annual cookie walk.

Posted: Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 at 4:18 pm

Title: Senior Center’s annual cookie walk.
Location: The cookie walk is in the lobby of the Iowa City Senior Center, 28 S Linn Street, Iowa City.
Description: The public is invited to shop for some great homemade cookies and other baked goods at the Senior Center’s annual cookie walk. The cookie walk is scheduled for (Today/tomorrow) Tuesday, December 15, beginning at 8 am and continuing until noon or when everything is sold out. The cookie walk is in the lobby of the Iowa City Senior Center, 28 S Linn Street, Iowa City.
Date: 2009-12-15

Last Minute Christmas Shopping

Posted: Monday, December 7th, 2009 at 7:54 pm

Title: Last Minute Christmas Shopping
Location: Community Center
Description: You are invited to come and do some last minute Christmas shopping from local vendors in our area at the Community Center Friday from 9am to 6pm. They’ll have many handcrafted items available. Come and take a look Friday at the Community Center from 9am to 6pm.
Date: 2009-12-11

Family Store Hour and Lunch

Posted: Monday, December 7th, 2009 at 7:53 pm

Title: Family Store Hour and Lunch
Location: Columbus Junction Public Library
Description: Columbus Junction Public Library is having a family store hour on Thursday from 6pm to 7. Live Christmas music featuring Melanie DeVore and traditional Christmas readings by Rosemary Harris in English and Spanish. Crafts for kids and cookies for all! Also from 11am to 1 pm at the Columbus Junction Library, they will be having a Bring your lunch to the library luncheon with Christmas readings and music in a festive setting.
Date: 2009-12-10

“The Worst Christmas Tree” Christmas program

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 4:39 pm

Title: “The Worst Christmas Tree” Christmas program
Location: the Prairie Flower Baptist Church, 1909 Larch Avenue, Washington
Description: You are invited to see “The Worst Christmas Tree” Christmas program, Sunday, December 20, at 6:00 PM at the Prairie Flower Baptist Church, 1909 Larch Avenue, Washington, IA. For more information, call 653-2400

Date: 2009-12-20

Christmas around the World craft event for kids

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 4:38 pm

Title: Christmas around the World craft event for kids
Location: The Kalona Library
Description: 12-11-09
The Kalona Library will be hosting a Christmas around the World craft event for kids (today/tomorrow) on Friday, December 11th from 3:30-4:15PM. There will be a number of craft stations focusing on a particular country’s Christmas traditions along with information about how those countries celebrate Christmas. The children attending will have their names entered into a prize drawing. The winner of the holiday prize will be announced at the end of the program. This program is free of charge. No registration is necessary. Please contact Youth Services Librarian Marissa at 319-656-3501

Date: 2009-12-11

Christmas Program at United Methodist Church in Washington

Posted: Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 at 4:10 pm

Title: Christmas Program at United Methodist Church in Washington
Location: United Methodist Church in Washington
Description: There is a Christmas Program at United Methodist Church in Washington, Sunday, Dec 13.Only one worship service at 10:30 AM. Cookies and coffee time before the service. Child care provided for babies and toddlers. All welcome
Date: 2009-12-13

Washington Parent/Teacher Conferences

Posted: Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 at 3:57 pm

Title: Washington Parent/Teacher Conferences
Location: Washington Varsity Gym
Description: Parent/Teacher Conferences on Monday, December 7, from 4:30-8p.m.
Date: 2009-12-07

Coaches vs Cancer

Posted: Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 at 3:12 pm

The Washington Coaches vs Cancer event in Washington are looking for area businesses and individuals that are interested in assisting with their event by becoming a sponsor. All proceeds from this event will go directly to the American Cancer Society on behalf of the Washington County Relay for Life. Contact Angie Van Gundy for more information, (319) 653-8642.

Power of Pink Princess Ball

Posted: Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 at 1:09 pm

Title: Power of Pink Princess Ball
Description: The Power of Pink Princess Ball is a father-daughter event to support the Washington County Relay For Life on behalf of Team Jenna. This semi-formal dinner and dance is Saturday, January, 2nd at the Washington Golf and Country Club. Registration is $20 and you can register by calling Angie Van Gundy at 653-8642.
Date: 2010-01-02

Santa will visit the Winfield Public Library and Parents Day Out

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 2:23 pm

Title: Santa will visit the Winfield Public Library and Parents Day Out
Location: Winfield Public Library
Description: Santa will visit the Winfield Public Library (Today/tomorrow) on Saturday, December 12th from 10:30 a.m. for about an hour. Parents’ Day Out will follow. Children ages 3 and up can stay at the library until 4 p.m. for stories, crafts, songs, movies, and more. The program is free. For more information, call Mike at 257-3247.
Start Time: 10:30 am
Date: 2009-12-12

Senator Becky Schmitz meeting

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 2:20 pm

Title: Senator Becky Schmitz meeting
Location: Public Library, 115 W. Washington Street, Washington.
Description: Senator Becky Schmitz of Fairfield is asking Washington County residents to share their ideas and concerns with her at a meeting on Saturday, December 12th at 1:30PM at the Public Library, 115 W. Washington Street, Washington.
Start Time: 01:30
Date: 2009-12-12

FFA pancake supper

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 2:18 pm

Title: FFA pancake supper
Location: Student Center at Columbus Community High School
Description: The Columbus FFA Alumni Association and Columbus FFA Chapter will be having a pancake supper on Friday, in the Student Center at Columbus Community High School from 4:30-7:00 p.m. Proceeds go to help with year-long activities.
Start Time: 04:30
Date: 2009-12-04
End Time: 07:00

Washington Community and the Noon Kiwanis Club blood drive

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 2:15 pm

Title: Washington Community and the Noon Kiwanis Club blood drive
Location: United Presbyterian Church, 209 East Main Street, Washington
Description: Washington Community and the Noon Kiwanis Club are sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Thursday, December 17th, from 1 pm to 6:30 pm located at the United Presbyterian Church, 209 East Main Street, Washington. For more information, call Yale Jarvis at 319-461-5849.
Start Time: 01:00pm
Date: 2009-12-17
End Time: 06:30

Washington Community and the Noon Kiwanis Club are sponsoring a blood

Posted: Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 at 11:35 am

Title: Washington Community and the Noon Kiwanis Club are sponsoring a blood
Location: United Presbyterian Church, 209 East Main Street, Washington
Description: Washington Community and the Noon Kiwanis Club are sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Thursday, December 17th, from 1 pm to 6:30 pm located at the United Presbyterian Church, 209 East Main Street, Washington. For more information, call Yale Jarvis at 319-461-5849.
Start Time: 01:00pm
Date: 2009-12-17
End Time: 06:30pm

The Kalona Historical Village a holiday open house and Christmas Tree Walk

Posted: Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 at 5:48 pm

Title: The Kalona Historical Village a holiday open house and Christmas Tree Walk
Location: Kalona Historical Village
Description: The Kalona Historical Village will be having a holiday open house and Christmas Tree Walk on Saturday December 12th from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Admission for the event is a donation of non perishable food items or a cash donation for the Kalona Food Pantry. Refreshments will be served. For more information contact Nancy at 319-656-2519 or the Kalona Historical Village at 319-656-3232
Start Time: 11:00am
Date: 2009-12-12

Cancer Support Group

Posted: Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 at 5:44 pm

Title: Cancer Support Group
Location: Sigourney Public Library
Description: A Cancer Support Group is starting for all residents of Keokuk County, and surrounding areas. All people that have been or are currently affected by any form of cancer are urged to come. These informal meetings will be held Mondays at the Sigourney Public Library at 7 pm, beginning (Today/tomorrow) December 7th. For more information contact Susan Holeton at 319-930-0170, or Carol Stutzman at 641 622 3783.
Start Time: 07:00pm
Date: 2009-12-07