Today's Local Church News

Packwood Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted: Thursday, November 11th, 2010 at 4:56 pm

The Packwood Christian Church’s Annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner will be at noon on Thanksgiving Day. The meal is free of charge and open to everyone. Please make reservations by Monday Nov. 22nd by calling Doug Dickey at 319-695-3601 or Frosty Van Voorst at 319-695-3009

Richland Holiday Bazaar

Posted: Thursday, November 11th, 2010 at 4:54 pm

The Richland United Methodist Church will be hosting the Annual Holiday Vendor Bazaar with multiple vendors’ merchandise opportunities, the Church Bake Sale and luncheon on Friday , December 3rd. Doors will be open for the public 8 am to 3 pm. There are a variety of crafts, products, gifts, and various interesting items available from a variety of vendors.

Habitat for Humanity Annual Soup Luncheon and Dinner

Posted: Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 at 4:58 pm

The Washington Area Habitat for Humanity Annual Soup Luncheon and Dinner will be Tuesday Nov. 16th from 11am to 1pm and 4:30pm to 7pm. At the United Presbyterian Church in Washington. A Variety of soups, crackers, relishes, desserts and drinks will be served. A free will offering will be accepted, carry outs available.

UMW Country Fair Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 at 4:58 am

The UMW Country Fair Fundraiser at the Washington UMC will be Friday Dec. 3rd from 10 am to 1pm. The Luncheon will be from 11am – 1pm. Sweet Shoppe, Granny’s Attic also open. Free Will Offering and Carry Out Available.

Southeast Iowa Live Animal Christmas Play

Posted: Thursday, November 4th, 2010 at 4:17 pm

Southeast Iowa Live Animal Christmas Play will be DECEMBER 11-12. The 2010 production will be presented Saturday, December 11th at 11:00am, 2:00pm, and 5:00pm. Then on Sunday, December 12th at 10:30am. Members of the Marion Avenue Baptist Church comprise the cast and crew. For more information regarding the Live Animal Christmas Play, please contact the production director at joebrown@marionavenuebaptist.com

Kalona United Methodist Church Harvest Dinner and Auction

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 4:43 pm

The Kalona United Methodist Church Harvest Dinner and Auction will be Sunday (11/7) at the Church at 302 4th Street in Kalona. Dinner starts at 11am and includes Pork Loin; Cost is $8 for Adults, $3.50 for 6 to 12 year olds, five and younger are free. The Auction starts at 1:30pm and includes quilts, crafts and wood works. The public is welcome.

United Presbyterian Church Christmas Tea

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:57 pm

The United Presbyterian Church Christmas Tea and program will be held on Wed. Dec. 1 at 1pm in fellowship hall. All women are welcome to come.

Inside Out Thanksgiving Eve Supper

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:56 pm

On Thanksgiving Eve, the Youth of Inside Out would like to invite you to join them between 5 and 6:30pm for a delicious soup supper.

United Presbyterian Church Read and Feed Book Club

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:55 pm

The United Presbyterian Church Read and Feed Book Club will meet on Thursday Nov. 18 at 11:45am in the church library. Each reader is to choose one of the children’s books by Judy Blume. Bring your lunch.

Washington United Presbyterian Church Adult Fellowship

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:54 pm

The United Presbyterian Church in Washington Adult Fellowship will be on Sunday Nov. 18 at 6:30pm at the church. Bring sandwiches, a salad or a sweet and table service. The program will be presented by Jim Petersen on cars made in Iowa.

Ainsworth Community Church ACCW Meeting

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:51 pm

The Ainsworth Community Church ACCW Meeting will be on Nov. 11 at 11:30am with a salad/dessert luncheon. Bring a salad or dessert to share. Marcia Wilson will be hostess. Everyone please bring a story, poem or special memory that pertains to the holiday season.

Conesville United Methodist Church Fall Supper

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:49 pm

The Conesville United Methodist Church Fall Supper is Thursday (11/4) at 5pm at the Conesville Community Center. Cost is a Free will offering.

Winfield United Methodist Church Turkey Supper

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:26 pm

The Winfield United Methodist Church will be serving its annual turkey with all the trimmings supper Wednesday November 10th. Serving starts at 5:00, cost is $8.00 for adults, $3.00 for children ages 5 to 10 and four years and under is free.

Hamakua Christmas Extravaganza

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 11:57 am

The Christmas Extravaganza at Hamakua Place will be Saturday November 20th from 9am to 2pm.  Booths are available for home based business owners, crafters, flea marketers and holiday goodies.  Hamakua will be serving lunch and the venturing club will be doing a bake sale.  For more information call Deb at 653-4700

Crawfordsville Fall Soup Supper

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 11:56 am

United Church of Crawfordsville Fall Soup Supper will be Saturday, November 13th from 4:30 – 6:45 p.m.  The will be serving chili, oyster and potato soup, Free will offering accepted.  At 7:00 p.m. the Bontrager Family Singers will give a concert.  Everyone is welcome.

Catholic Daughters Soup Supper

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 4:17 pm

The Catholic Daughters Soup Supper is November 6th, 5-7 pm. Menu includes soup, breads, relish, and dessert of pie or cake, all for $7.50. To be held at Tobin Hall at St. James on West 2nd. Everyone is invited and welcome to come.

Prepare UMC for Advent!

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 7:16 pm

On Sunday November 28th the United Methodist Church will begin Advent with a Worship service called “Hanging of the Greens.” Teens and interested adults are asked to prepare for this service by pre-decorating on Wednesday November 24th from 8 to 10pm. please see Amy Sara Richardson if you could help.

Prescription Drug Drop Off Day

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 7:16 pm

Prescription Drug Drop Off Day will be Saturday November 13th. You may drop off any old prescriptions at the parking lot of the Presbyterian church at 20- E. Main St. in Washington. It is best if meds are not left in your home if you are not currently using them. You may also take old prescriptions to many pharmacies.

United Methodist’s Chocolate, Coffee and Conversation

Posted: Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 at 7:14 pm

United Methodist’s Chocolate, Coffee and Conversation will be Saturday November 13th from 9-11am meet at the Coffee Corner to enjoy some great Coffee and fellowship with sisters in Christ. Girlfriends unlimited group evening women’s group meets Thursday Nov. 25 from 6:30pm to 8pm in the United Methodist fellowship hall all women are welcome

Seventh Day Slumber Concert at Hamakua

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 4:56 pm

Seventh Day Slumber with Special Guest Manafest will be playing Wednesday November 10th at 7pm at Hamakua Place at 604 S. Iowa Ave. in Washington. Tickets are $10 and can be charged by phone at 800-965-9324, for more information call Hamakua Place at 319-653-4700 or go to www.hamakuaplace.com