Today's Local Church News
Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 12:14 am
Title: Hamakua Place Fall Fundraiser BBQ
Description: Hamakua Place will have a fall fundraiser barbeque Saturday, September 17th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Hamakua Place. Residents are encouraged to come enjoy grilled pork burgers and bratwurst along with salads, desserts, and beverages, or takeout is also welcome. A free will offering will be accepted. Proceeds go to Hamakua Place’s after-school programs for teens. For more information, call Hamakua Place at 319-653-4700.
Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 12:13 am
Title: Hamakua Warriors Fall Kick-Off Party
Description: Hamakua Place will have a fall kick-off party for the Hamakua Warriors Wednesday, September 14th at 6:30 p.m. All youth ages 7th through 12th grade are encouraged to attend. There will be free food, prize giveaways, and a concert with the Christian band S.O.S. For more information, call Hamakua Place at 319-653-4700.
Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:34 am
Title: United Presbyterian Church Drive-In
Description: United Presbyterian Church’s youth group Crew 79 is having its 7th annual Drive-In on the church parking lot Sunday, September 25th. The youth group will be grilling up hot dogs and burgers with all the trimmings for only $5 each or $20 for a family. They’ll serve from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, call United Presbyterian Church at 319-653-6588.
Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:33 am
Title: United Presbyterian Church Picnic
Description: The United Presbyterian Church worship and church picnic is Sunday at the Lake Darling Lodge beginning at 10:30 a.m. Just bring a dish to share for the meal – meat and drinks are provided. Other activities and games will be held in the afternoon. For more information, call United Presbyterian Church at 319-653-6588.
Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:32 am
Title: Holy Trinity Parish Picnic
Description: Holy Trinity Parish of Keota is having its parish picnic Sunday at the Parish Hall after 5:00 p.m. Mass. There will not be a 6:00 p.m. Mass Saturday or 8:00 a.m. Mass Sunday. The parish also invites you on tours of the church to see plans for upcoming renovations. For more information, call Holy Trinity Parish at 641-636-3883.
Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 at 1:30 am
Title: Kalona Gospel Sing
Description: The 18th annual Kalona Gospel Sing takes place Friday and Saturday at the Windmill Ridge Campground. Friday’s events go from 3:00 to 9:00 and Saturday’s events are from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a grilled turkey supper both nights at 5:00. There is no admission, but a free will offering will be accepted. For more information, call James Yoder at 319-936-7763.
Start Date: 2011-08-26
End Date: 2011-08-27
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