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Highland Huskies Wrestling Camp

Posted: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 5:47 pm

Title: Highland Huskies Wrestling Camp
Location: Riverside
Description: The Highland Huskie Wrestling Club Camp will be taking place Tuesday, August 1st through Thursday August 3rd, from 9-11 a.m. at the Highland High School in Riverside. This camp is offered to grades K-12th and the fee is $50. Contact Derick Ball at 563-299-3933 with questions.
Start Date: 2017-08-01
End Date: 2017-08-03

Free Mobile Clinic

Posted: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 5:47 pm

Title: Free Mobile Clinic
Location: Columbus Junction
Description: The University of Iowa free mobile clinic will be held at the Columbus Community Senior Center on Saturday July 22nd from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. They will be performing blood pressure checks, blood sugar and cholesterol checks, wellness and sports physicals, and more.
Date: 2017-07-22

Babysitting Basics Training Course

Posted: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 5:46 pm

Title: Babysitting Basics Training Course
Location: Washington
Description: Several openings remain for a babysitting basics training course to help youth learn how to be responsible babysitters. The program is for any youth who have completed 5th grade and above. The five day course be held July 31-August 4 from 9:30 -11:30 a.m. The cost is $30. Registration forms are available online and at the Washington County Extension Office.
Date: 2017-07-31

Farmland Leasing Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 5:45 pm

Title: Farmland Leasing Meeting
Location: Washington
Description: ISU Extension is hosting a farmland leasing meeting on Tuesday, August 8th at 6 p.m. at the Washington County Extension Office in Washington. The annual meeting is offered to address questions that land owners, tenants, or other interested individuals have about leasing farmland. Registration is $25 per individual and includes materials. Preregistration is encouraged.
Date: 2017-08-08

Mid-Prairie Outdoor Movie Night

Posted: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 5:43 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Outdoor Movie Night
Location: Kalona
Description: Mid-Prairie school district is hosting an outdoor movie night on Friday, August 11th at 8:30 p.m. Join us for E.T. on the lawn between Mid-Prairie East Elementary and Mid-Prairie Middle School in Kalona. The movie starts at 8:45, popcorn will be provided.
Date: 2017-08-11

Richland Lions Jubilee

Posted: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 5:42 pm

Title: Richland Lions Jubilee
Location: Richland
Description: The Richland Lions are having their 100th Jubilee on August 6th from 4-8 p.m. at Central Park n Richland. Events include a pie auction, watermelon seed spitting contests, and there will be food and beverages served. For more information contact Jeannie at 641-919-6607.
Date: 2017-08-06

Farmland Leasing Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 5:40 pm

Title: Farmland Leasing Meeting
Location: Wapello
Description: ISU Extension is conducting a farmland leasing meeting in Wapello on Monday, August 7 beginning at 1 p.m. and doors open at 12:30 p.m. at the Louisa County Extension Office. Discussion at these meetings will focus on tenant/landlord communications, land values and cash rental rate trends and more. Preregistration is required at least two days before the meeting and a $20 per individual or $30 per couple fee is payable at the door.
Date: 2017-08-07

Backpack Program Food Drive

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 9:19 pm

Title: Backpack Program Food Drive
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The Washington County Farm Bureau is hosting a food drive to benefit the back pack program for Washington County school districts. The farm bureau is collecting food donations at the Washington County Fair from Sunday July 16th through Friday July 21st. Donations can be made at the fairground entrances.
Start Date: 2017-07-16
End Date: 2017-07-21

Master Gardener Free Program

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 9:18 pm

Title: Master Gardener Free Program
Location: 2017-07-25
Description: The public is invited to attend a free program on herb-infused olive oils and vinegars, jams, soaps, salves, and balms. The program will be presented by Jocelyn and Tim Engman of Pickle Creek Farm and will be held July 25th at 6:30 p.m. at the Washington County Extension Office. The program is open to the public and is being hosted by the Washington County Master Gardeners.
Date: 2017-07-14

Bid deadline

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 9:18 pm

Title: Bid deadline
Location: Highland Schools
Description: The Highland school board will be taking sealed bids on the Ainsworth Elementary School Building/Playground and the ballfields. Bid forms may be picked up at the administrative office between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. or by emailing business manager Sue Rich. Bids will be received until August 10, at 4 p.m.
Date: 2017-08-10

Art Dedication Ceremony

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 9:17 pm

Title: Art Dedication Ceremony
Location: Keosauqua
Description: You are invited to the dedication ceremony for the Van Buren County Family Farm Art Tribute on Thursday, July 20th at 10 a.m. at the Roberts Memorial Building in Keosauqua. Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey will be the guest speaker. Reception and lunch will follow the dedication ceremony. Lunch will be provided by the Van Buren County Cattlemen, FFA, and 4-H.
Date: 2017-07-20

Homemade Ice Cream Social

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 9:16 pm

Title: Homemade Ice Cream Social
Location: Packwood
Description: The Packwood Lions are having a homemade ice cream social on Saturday July 29 from 5-7 p.m. There is a freewill offering to benefit the Lion’s Kid’s Sight program. The ice cream social is happening in the Packwood Community Room.
Date: 2017-07-29

Wellman Heritage Society Meeting

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 9:16 pm

Title: Wellman Heritage Society Meeting
Location: Wellman, IA
Description: The Wellman Heritage Society will hold its annual meeting on July 20th at 7 p.m. Michael Zahs will be speaking about the Civil War. This will also be a time to renew memberships. Everyone is invited to attend, and refreshments will be served. The meeting will be held at the Goodwin Senior Center in Wellman.
Date: 2017-07-20

Ainsworth Brinton Film Festival

Posted: Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 9:15 pm

Title: Ainsworth Brinton Film Festival
Location: Ainsworth, IA
Description: The 21st Annual Ainsworth Brinton Film Festival and Ice Cream Social is taking place Friday July 28 and Saturday July 29 at the Ainsworth Community Center Opera House. There is a freewill donation for admission. Doors open at 7 p.m. For more information contact Michael Zahs at 319-653-6250.
Start Date: 2017-07-28
End Date: 2017-07-29

Conger House Museum Open House

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 12:13 am

Title: Conger House Museum Open House
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The Conger House Museum will be open Sunday, July 16 from 1-4 p.m. The exhibit this summer will feature our Washington County WWI collection to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the U.S. involvement in The Great War. The museum is open on the third sunday of each month from June through October. Entrance is $5 for adults and $3 for children.

Date: 2017-07-16

Totally Tubular Auction

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 12:12 am

Title: Totally Tubular Auction
Description: Don’t miss the 3rd Annual Totally Tubular Auction taking place Saturday, July 29 at noon at the Central Park Bandstand in downtown Washington. This year’s repurposed water softeners will be live auctioned and all proceeds are split between the LET’s Center and Paws and More Animal Shelter. Rain location is the LET’s Center at 114 N. Iowa Ave.
Date: 2017-07-29

Car and Variety Show

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 12:11 am

Title: Car and Variety Show
Description: Louisa County Historical Society’s Annual Car and Variety Show, “Hot Summer Nights at the Museum” is taking place on Saturday August 5th. All cars, tractors, and motorcycles are welcome. The car cruise is at 3 p.m. featuring Memory Lane Cruisers of Southeast Iowa. Supper will be served at 5 p.m. and a variety show will happen at 6 p.m., featuring singers, dancers, instrumentalists and more. For more information call LCHS at 319-527-5247.
Date: 2017-08-05

Caregivers Support Group

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 12:09 am

Title: Caregivers Support Group
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The Caregivers Support Group will be meeting Thursday July 20th at 2 p.m. in the Morrison Center at Halcyon House. The topic for this month’s meeting is “Take Care of Yourself”. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information call Susan at 319-653-8452 or Tracy at 319-653-2661.
Date: 2017-07-20

13th Annual Mystery Ride

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 12:09 am

Title: 13th Annual Mystery Ride
Location: Burlington
Description: The 13th Annual Mystery Ride, a fundraiser for Great River Hospice in West Burlington and Lee County Hospice in Fort Madison, will be held on Saturday, July 15th starting at noon at Doris’ Tavern in Burlington. Motorcycles and automobiles may participate in this event. Participants can register and pay the $10 ABATE member/$12 nonmember entry fee from 10:30 a.m. until noon the day of the ride.
Date: 2017-07-15

Loebsack Office Hours

Posted: Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 12:08 am

Title: Loebsack Office Hours
Location: Washington, IA
Description: Congressman Dave Loebsack will have a member of his staff at the Washington Chamber of Commerce for open office hours from 10 a.m to 12 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12 at 205 Main Street. Jared Hershberger will be on hand to work with individuals who are having difficulty with a government agency, have suggestions for Dave, or would just like to share their concerns.
Date: 2017-07-12