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Sunday Afternoon with Selah

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 5:38 pm

Title: Sunday Afternoon with Selah
Location: Ainsworth
Description: The Ainsworth Opera House is hosting Sunday Afternoon with Selah on Sunday, September 11th at 2 pm. A freewill donation will be accepted to support Selah and the Ainsworth Opera House. SELAH is a music group from Winfield that sings contemporary Christian songs and variations of traditional hymns. For more info, contact Sherrie Hazen at 319-657-3782.
Date: 2016-09-11

WACO Alumni and Friends Marching Band Performance

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 5:37 pm

Title: WACO Alumni and Friends Marching Band Performance
Location: Wayland
Description: The WACO schools are hosting the 2nd annual Alumni and Friends Marching Band Performance on Friday, September 16th during the WACO homecoming against Springville. Anyone interested in performing with the band should contact Jane Koch at 319-256-6200.
Date: 2016-09-16

Field Day Tour

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 5:36 pm

Title: Field Day Tour
Location: Crawfordsville
Description: The ISU Extension and Outreach is hosting a field day tour on Thursday, September 8th at 1 pm at the ISU Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm near Crawfordsville. Topics covered will include the basics of imagery, farm pond management, and the new online yield forecasting tool. The event is free and open to the public. For more info and directions to the demonstration farm, call Meaghan at 319-337-2145, or Rebecca at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-09-08

Cover Crop and Soil Health Field Day

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 5:35 pm

Title: Cover Crop and Soil Health Field Day
Location: Keota
Description: The Iowa Learning Farms is partnering with the West Fork Crooked Creek Watershed Project and Washington County Soil and Water Conservation to host a cover crop and soil health field day. The even will be on Wednesday, September 7th from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm at Vision Ag in Keota. The workshop is free, but reservations are suggested. Contact Dan Mahoney at 653-2138 for more info.
Date: 2016-09-07

Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 5:34 pm

Title: Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs
Location: Washington
Description: Washington County Extension will reshow the Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator programs on Friday, September 2nd. The commercial program will be at 8:30 am, and the confinement program at 1:30 pm. Both programs will be at the Washington County Extension Office. For more info, call 653-4811.
Date: 2016-09-02

Goodwin Fall Brunch

Posted: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 5:33 pm

Title: Goodwin Fall Brunch
Location: Washington
Description: The Goodwin Senior Center is hosting a fall brunch on Monday, September 5th from 9 am – 1 pm. A free will donation will be accepted to help cover utility and other costs for the senior center.
Date: 2016-09-05

Sing & S’mores

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:16 pm

Title: Sing & S\’mores
Location: Crooked Creek Christian Camp
Description: The Crooked Creek Christian Camp invites everyone to their Sing & S\’mores and welcome center dedication on Sunday (8/28) at 5 PM in the Sunset Shelter. No registration is required, and the event is free. For more info, call 319-653-3611.
Date: 2016-08-28

Classic Downtown Kalona Car Show

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:15 pm

Title: Classic Downtown Kalona Car Show
Location: Kalona
Description: The Classic Downtown Kalona Car Show is Saturday, September 3rd at 4 PM. The event will feature the Corn Country Cruisers and Ken Michels spinning 50\’s and 60\’s music at the Tuscan Moon.
Date: 2016-09-03

Kalona City Celebration

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:14 pm

Title: Kalona City Celebration
Location: Kalona
Description: The 5th annual Kalona City Celebration is Saturday (8/27) starting at 4 PM. There will be a beer garden and food vendors, as well as a free outdoor movie at 8 PM in the KCTC lot. Other events include community awards, kids zone activities, and a 3 on 3 basketball tournament and skills challenge.
Date: 2016-08-27

PAWS & More Dog Paddle

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:14 pm

Title: PAWS & More Dog Paddle
Location: Washington
Description: The PAWS & More Animal Shelter is hosting the 10th annual Dog Paddle on Sunday (8/28) from 1-4 PM at the Washington Aquatic Center. There is a $5 per dog entry fee, and all proceeds will benefit the shelter. Only spayed and neutered dogs are allowed into the event, and owners must provide proof of rabies shot via tag or certificate.
Date: 2016-08-28

Farmland Leasing Meeting

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:13 pm

Title: Farmland Leasing Meeting
Location: Washington
Description: Washington County Extension is hosting a farmland leasing meeting on Tuesday (8/23) at 6 PM at the extension office. The meeting is offered to address questions that land owners, tenants, or other interested individuals have about leasing farmland. Registration is $25 per individual or $40 per couple. Preregistration is encouraged, and can be done by calling 653-4811.
Date: 2016-08-23

Beginning Farmer Loan Program

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:12 pm

Title: Beginning Farmer Loan Program
Location: Henry County
Description: Henry County Extension is hosting a beginning farmer loan and tax credit program informational meeting on Thursday, September 15th at 7 PM at the extension office. The meeting will highlight several programs available to assist beginning farmers. The meeting is free and will include refreshments. RSVPs are recommended, and are due by September 13th. For more info, call 319-385-8126.
Date: 2016-09-15

St. James Fall Festival

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:11 pm

Title: St. James Fall Festival
Location: Washington
Description: The St. James Fall Festival is being held Sunday, September 11th from 11 AM – 1 PM at KC Hall in Washington. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for kids, and ages 5 and under are free. The event will include a meal, auction, and games.
Date: 2016-09-11

Back to School Night

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2016 at 6:11 pm

Title: Back to School Night
Location: Washington
Description: St. James Catholic School will have a back to school night on Tuesday (8/23) from 6-7:30 PM.
Date: 2016-08-23

Washington County Fair Evaluation Meeting

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 6:19 pm

Title: Washington County Fair Evaluation Meeting
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a Washington County Fair Evaluation Meeting on Thursday, September 8th at 6:30 PM in the Fair Board meeting room. 4-H\’ers, parents, leaders, superintendents, and committee members are encouraged to attend. Discussion will focus on the successes from the fair this year and suggestions for next year.
Date: 2016-09-08

Crawfordsville Ice Cream Social and Outdoor Movie

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 6:18 pm

Title: Crawfordsville Ice Cream Social and Outdoor Movie
Location: Crawfordsville
Description: The Crawfordsville Community Club and Lions Club is hosting an ice cream social and outdoor movie on Friday (8/19) at 7:30 PM at the Crawfordsville Fire Station. The cost is a school supply item or free will donation. Three will be homemade ice cream with a variety of toppings, desserts, and popcorn. The movie will be \”The Sandlot,\” and it will begin at approximately 9 PM. The school supplies collected will be given to WACO Community Schools to help students in need.
Date: 2016-08-19

17th Annual Memorial 5K Walk/Run Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 6:17 pm

Title: 17th Annual Memorial 5K Walk/Run Fundraiser
Location: Washington
Description: The 17th Annual Memorial 5K Walk/Run Fundraiser is Saturday, September 10th starting at 8 AM at Sunset Park in Washington. Awards will be given for overall male and female winners and the top male and female in each age group. Additional prizes will be awarded for top individual fundraiser, oldest, and youngest walkers. For more info, call Robyn at 653-7371.
Date: 2016-09-10

Caregivers Support Group Meeting

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 6:16 pm

Title: Caregivers Support Group Meeting
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a Caregivers Support Group Meeting on Thursday (8/18) at 2 PM at the Applewood Bistro in Halcyon House. The topic for the month is Alzheimer\’s Disease. Everyone is welcome. For more info, contact Susan Wellington at 653-8452.
Date: 2016-08-18

Early Childhood Area Board Public Meetings

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 6:16 pm

Title: Early Childhood Area Board Public Meetings
Location: Washington
Description: The local Early Childhood Area Board is hosting public meetings on Tuesday (8/16) at the Washington Public Library at 4:30 and 5 PM. The first meeting is for the program committee, the second is for the board. For more info, contact Tasha Beghtol at 461-1369.
Date: 2016-08-16

Hunger is NOT a Game

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 6:15 pm

Title: Hunger is NOT a Game
Location: Coralville
Description: The United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties is hosting the \”Hunger is NOT a Game\” event on Wednesday, September 7th from 9-11 AM at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Building B. The event will have volunteers packaging 20,000 meals that will be distributed locally. For more information and how to volunteer, contact Patti Fields at 338-7823.
Date: 2016-09-07