Today's Local Church News
Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:30 am
Title: St. James Catholic Church Fall Festival
Description: St. James Catholic Church will have a fall festival Sunday, September 11th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dinner will be served from 11:00 to 1:00 at the KC Hall, and pickup and takeout is also available. The festival will feature a country store, youth games, and an auction at noon. For more information, call St. James at 319-653-4504.
Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:29 am
Title: St. Joseph\’s Congregate Meal
Description: St. Joseph’s Church in East Pleasant Plain is hosting a congregate meal Thursday with meat loaf, twice baked potatoes, salad bar, and more. Bingo will be played after the meal. Reservations are appreciated. For more information, contact Caryl Smith at 319-694-2242 by Wednesday, August 24.
Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 2:19 am
Title: United Church of Crawfordsville Rummage Sale
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville is having a fall rummage sale Thursday, September 1st from 4:00 to 6:00, Friday, September 2nd from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday, September 3rd from 8:00 a.m. to noon. For more information, call the United Church of Crawfordsville at 319-658-2366.
Start Date: 2011-09-01
End Date: 2011-09-03
Posted: Saturday, August 13th, 2011 at 2:46 pm
Title: Kalona Lioness Ice Cream Social
Description: The Kalona Lioness Ice Cream Social is Friday, August 26th from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Kalona United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. A free will offering will be accepted to benefit former City Administrator Doug Morgan with health-related costs. For more information, call Jan Peterseim at 319-656-2233.
Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2011 at 2:50 pm
Title: Immanuel Lutheran Clothing, Bake, and Rummage Sale
Description: Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington is having a clothing, bake, and rummage sale Friday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m. The sale will be at the church. Proceeds go to purchasing an automatic defibrillator. For more information, contact Linda Venzke at 319-653-4655.
Start Date: 2011-08-12
End Date: 2011-08-13
Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 11:46 pm
Title: Theology on Tap
Description: Theology on Tap of Washington will be hosting an event Thursday, August 4th at 6:00 p.m. at the KC Hall Lounge in Washington. A taco bar will be served, and at 6:30 p.m. Father Joe DeFrancisco, professor at St. Ambrose University, will be speaking on the Theology of Spirituality. The event is free and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, call Amanda Adam at 319-461-1165.
Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 11:41 pm
Title: Clothing and School Supply Giveaway
Description: St. James Catholic Church and the First Christian Church in Washington are having a clothing and school supply giveaway Friday, August 12th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 13th from 9:00 a.m. to noon. The giveaway is located in the St. James school gym.
Start Date: 2011-08-12
End Date: 2011-08-13
Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:39 am
Title: United Methodist Church Pork and Sweet Corn Supper
Description: The United Methodist Church in Washington is having a pork and sweet corn supper Thursday, July 28th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the church. Tickets for the supper are $6 in advance or $7 at the door. Kids ages 4 and under are $3. Drive-thru or carryout are also available. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 319-653-5446.
Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:38 am
Title: Karen Trotzman Retirement Celebration
Description: There will be a retirement celebration for United Presbyterian Church Youth Leader Karen Trotzman Sunday, August 21st during the 10:30 a.m. worship service followed by a reception in the fellowship hall at 11:30. All who have known Karen in her 17 years of service are encouraged to attend.
Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:36 am
Title: Spring Run United Methodist Church Ice Cream Supper
Description: The Spring Run United Methodist Church is having an ice cream supper Tuesday, August 2nd at 5:00 p.m at the church. Menu includes chicken and hamburger sandwiches, potato salad, pie, and ice cream. For more information, contact Spring Run United Methodist Church at 319-257-6741.
Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:34 am
Title: Keota Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast
Description: The Keota Knights of Columbus are having a pancake breakfast Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to noon at St. Mary’s Hall in Keota. A free will offering will be accepted and proceeds go to the Knights’ Scholarship Fund.
Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:32 am
Title: United Church of Crawfordsville VBS
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville will have Vacation Bible School Monday, August 1st through Friday, August 5th from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the church. Children ages 3 through 6th grade are encouraged to attend. For more information, call Becky Kremer at 319-461-4454 or the United Church of Crawfordsville at 319-658-2366.
Start Date: 2011-08-01
End Date: 2011-08-05
Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 at 12:39 am
Title: First Christian Church Youth Group Yard Sale and Car Wash
Description: The Acts 29 Youth Group from First Christian Church in Washington is having a yard sale and car wash Saturday at the church. The yard sale begins at 8:00 a.m and the car wash starts at 10. Proceeds from the event go to covering the expenses of delivering donated books to Illinois from their month-long Christian book collection. For more information, call Darren Brown at
Posted: Friday, July 8th, 2011 at 11:14 pm
Title: Kalona United Methodist Church Clothes Giveaway
Description: The Kalona United Methodist Church located at 4th Street and C Avenue will hold its 7th annual Clothes Giveaway for residents of the Washington County area. It will be held in the Fellowship Hall on Friday, July 22nd from 2:00 to 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 23rd from 7:30 a.m. to noon. Good, clean used clothing, hats, shoes, belts, ties, and coats will be available to families needing assistance with those items.
Start Date: 2011-07-22
End Date: 2011-07-23
Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2011 at 11:27 pm
Title: Ainsworth Community Church Vacation Bible School
Description: The Ainsworth Community Church is having Vacation Bible School Monday, August 1st through Thursday, August 4th from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Light snacks will be served. For more information call the Ainsworth Community Church at 319-657-3020.
Start Date: 2011-08-01
End Date: 2011-08-04
Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2011 at 11:21 pm
Title: Fern Cliff Speaker
Description: Fern Cliff Evangelical Free Church of rural Wayland will feature special speaker, Pastor Randy Larson on Sunday, July 10th at 7:00. Along with preaching Pastor Larson is a ventriloquist. Special music provided by Terry and Dee Scarbrough from New London. Fellowship time follows the service. For more information, call Pastor Spilger at 256-5471.
Posted: Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 at 12:17 am
Title: United Presbyterian Church Ice Cream Social
Description: The United Presbyterian Church in Washington will have an ice cream social Sunday, July 31 at 6:30 p.m. in Sunset Park. The Christian Education Team has also reserved the pool from 8:00 to 9:00 for a swimming party. For more information, call United Presbyterian Church at 319-653-6588.
Posted: Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 at 12:16 am
Title: Wayland Churches Concert in the Park
Description: Wayland-area churches will be having a Concert in the Park Sunday, July 17th in Wayland’s West Park. The event is sponsored by the Bethel Mennonite Church. A light snack will be provided. For more information, contact Bethel Mennonite Church at 319-256-8531.
Posted: Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 at 12:13 am
Title: Immanuel Lutheran Vacation Bible School
Description: Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington is having Vacation Bible School Sunday, July 10th through Thursday, July 14th from 6:00 to 8:00 each night. Registration forms are available on the Immanual Lutheran Church website, or at opening night on Sunday.
Start Date: 2011-07-10
End Date: 2011-07-14
Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 12:33 am
Title: Prairie Flower Baptist Church Vacation Bible School
Description: Prairie Flower Baptist Church Vacation Bible School is Wednesday, July 6th through Saturday, July 9th from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. Children ages 3 through 7th grade are welcome. For more information call Prairie Flower Baptist Church at 319-653-2400.
Start Date: 2011-07-06
End Date: 2011-07-09