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Early Out

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:17 am

Title: Early Out
Description: Kids Kraft Corner for kindergartners through 2nd graders will be held at the Washington library on Wednesday from 1:30 to 2:30. Game Day for 3rd through 12th graders will be held from 1:30 to 3:30
Date: 2014-03-26

4-H

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:16 am

Title: 4-H
Description:
4-H’ers interested in the Dog Project are strongly encouraged to attend an informational meeting on Thursday, April 10, 6:30 p.m. at the Washington County Extension Office. The 4-H Dog Project has an obedience division and agility division. Call 653-4811 for more information.

Date: 2014-04-10

Education

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:16 am

Title: Education
Description: The Commercial Manure Program will be shown at the Washington County Extension Office at 8:30am and the confinement manure program at 1:30 on Friday, April 4th. Call 653-4811 for more information.
Date: 2014-04-04

Concert

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:16 am

Title: Concert
Description: Iowa Mennonite School\’s Touring Choir will present two music programs on Sunday, March 30th. They will be at Bethel Mennonite Church at 9:30 am and then at Wellman Mennonite Church at 6pm.
Date: 2014-03-30

Play

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:15 am

Title: Play
Description: The Annual Children\’s Drama will be held in Iowa Mennonite School\’s Celebration Hall on Saturday, April 5th at 7pm and Sunday the 6th at 2pm. 28 students will present two short plays and musical pieces. Donations will go to the IMS Drama Department.
Start Date: 2014-04-05
End Date: 2014-04-06

Gospel

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:15 am

Title: Gospel
Description: A gospel music festival and fundraiser will be held at First Methodist Church\’s Fellowship Hall in Mt Pleasant on Sunday, March 30th at 2pm. A variety of groups will perform.
Date: 2014-03-30

Program

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:15 am

Title: Program
Description: A master gardener will present the program \”Plants from the Bible\” at the Keokuk County Extension Office on Tuesday, April 8th at 6:30pm.
Date: 2014-04-08

Expo

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:14 am

Title: Expo
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics\’ Health and Wellness Expo will be held in the hospitals South Lobby Corridor on Thursday, April 10th from 2:30 to 6:30pm. Call the hospital for more information.
Date: 2014-04-10

Fundraiser

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:14 am

Title: Fundraiser
Description: Crooked Creek Christian camp will hold a fundraiser for kids who can\’t afford to go to camp on Saturday, May 10th. There will be a 5K, games, contests, live music and food. Call 653-3611 to register for the 5K.
Date: 2014-05-10

Summer Camps

Posted: Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 at 1:14 am

Title: Summer Camps
Description: Registration is open for Crooked Creek Christian Camp\’s summer camps. Call 653-3611 for more information.
Date: 2014-03-36

Training

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:51 am

Title: Training
Description: The last chance for farmers to attend private pesticide applicator training locally will be April 14 at the Washington County Extension Office on the fairgrounds. One session will be offered from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The cost of the training is $20. This training will be done by webinar. There will be no trainings held anywhere after April 15.
Pre-registration is not required but applicators are encouraged to contact the Extension Office. Pesticide applicators who wish to recertify by training and not by exam must attend a continuing instruction course each year. There is also the option of taking an exam to recertify.

Washington County Extension is a field test site for those needing to take pesticide applicator tests. The next test will be offered on April 11, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. All tests are available at this site and will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis. Tests are administered by the Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship.

Please contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811 for more information.

Date: 2014-04-10

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:50 am

Title: Blood Drive
Description: A Henry County blood drive will be held in the E3 Center gym from 8:30am to 12:30pm on Monday, April 7th. To donate, call 800-747-5401 extension 1281.
Date: 2014-04-07

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:50 am

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Mt Pleasant Middle School will host a blood drive from 3 to 6pm on Wednesday, April 9th in the cafeteria. To donate, call 319-385-7730.
Date: 2014-04-09

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:50 am

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Swedesburg Lutheran Church will host a blood drive from 2 to 6:30pm on Monday, April 14th in the Parish Hall. To donate, call 800-747-5401.
Date: 2014-04-14

Concert

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:50 am

Title: Concert
Description: Four Christian bands will perform at Hamakua Place on Wednesday, March 26th at 6:30pm. Call 653-4700 for more information.
Date: 2014-03-26

Gardening

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:49 am

Title: Gardening
Description: A Washington County Master Gardener will present a program dealing with garden design on Tuesday, March 25th at 6:30pm in the Extension Office. The public is invited.
Date: 2014-03-25

Hab 4 Humanity

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:49 am

Title: Hab 4 Humanity
Description: Habitat for Humanity is looking for volunteers on Thursday, March 27th from 6 to 9pm to help with the house on Highland Avenue they\’re working on.
Date: 2014-03-27

Summer Camps

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:48 am

Title: Summer Camps
Description: Signup for Louisa County Nature Camps begins April 1st. Camps will be held for multiple age groups June through August. For more information, call Louisa County Conservation at 319-523-8381.
Date: 2014-04-01

ID Theft prevention

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:48 am

Title: ID Theft prevention
Description: An ID theft and Medicare fraud prevention meeting begins at 2pm on Monday, March 24th at Halcyon House in Washington. The public is invited.
Date: 2014-03-24

Fish Fry

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:47 am

Title: Fish Fry
Description: The Brighton Lions will hold their annual fish fry on Friday, March 28th from 5 to 7:30pm at the Brighton Community Center. Baked potatoes, coleslaw and desserts will also be served. A freewill donation will be accepted.
Date: 2014-03-28