Title: WMU Track Welcome Home
Location: Flagpole in front of school
Description: There will be a welcome home for the state WMU track athletes
Start Time: 05:15
Title: 2nd Annual Louisa County Youth Jamboree
Description: Registration is open for the 2nd Annual Louisa County Youth Jamboree. The event is being held on Saturday, June 1st with bird banding at Port Louisa Refuge at 7am, with other activities from 9 to 3pm. Pre-registration is required by Thursday, May 16th. The event is free.
Title: Racing to Cure Cystic Fibrosis
Description: Racing to Cure Cystic Fibrosis is Saturday, May 18th at 9am on the Washington Square. Registration is due by Saturday, May 11th. Registration fee is $20. Ages 5 and under are free. For more information call 319-461-5617.
Title: West Chester United Methodist Open House
Description: An open house will be held at the West Chester United Methodist Church on Sunday, January 20th from 1 to 2:30 to showcase their new addition. Everyone is invited to help celebrate.
Title: Community Chest Retirement Open House
Description: The Community Chest of Washington is holding a Retirement Open House for Roberta Lampkin for her 29 years of service on Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30pm at Lending Hands Adult Daycare. Coffee and desserts will be served.
Title: Downton Abbey Tea Event
Description: The Columbus Junction Public Library is hosting a Downton Abbey Tea Event on Saturday, January 12 at 3:30pm. Stop in to sample some tea and goodies that were served at the aristocratic manor by the servants to guests and family members. Bring your own china cup and saucer. Enter into the party by dressing in the style of the Edwardian/World War I era or admire the outfits of those who do.
Title: Old Lions Club Soup Supper
Description: The Olds Lions Club is having its annual Soup Supper on Tuesday from 5:30 to 7pm at the Swedesburg Parish Hall in Swedesburg. There will be door prizes and games. A free-will donation will be accepted.
Title: Special Needs Support Group
Location: 1506 5th St., Washington
Description: A support group for parents with special-needs children is starting in Washington. There will be a celebration Monday, December 17 from 11am to 1pm at the old New Oaks Nazarene Church. Call Angie by Monday, December 10 to register: 319-591-8064
Title: Caregiver Support Group
Location: Halcyon House
Description: Halcyon House will have a Caregivers’ Support Group Meeting on Thursday, December 20 at 2pm. The theme is: “How to help enjoy the Holiday Season”, led by Bonnie Boshart. Everyone welcome. Come share your thoughts and ideas on this subject. Light refreshments will be served.
Title: The Mitten Tree
Description: The Washington Public Library is sponsoring The Mitten Tree. Please donate new mittens, gloves, hats, scarves, and socks to be given to local children and adults in need this holiday season. Donations should be dropped off at the library by Friday, December 14.
Title: Parents with Special-Needs Children
Description: A support group for parents with special-needs children is starting in Washington. It will offer support, free lunch, clothes, and a food pantry. They will be meeting on Monday, December 3 and Monday, December 17 from 11 AM to 1 PM at 1506 5th St in Washington, formerly the New Oaks Nazarene Church. The December 17th meeting will feature a Christmas dinner and celebration with gift baskets. Call Angie at 319-591-8064 by Monday, December 10th to register.
Start Date: 2012-12-03
End Date: 2012-12-17
Title: Sunrise Terrace Craft and Bake Sale
Description: Sunrise Terrace in Winfield is having a Craft and Bake Sale on Saturday, Nov. 17th from 9:00 to Noon. Cinnamon rolls, funnel cakes, coffee, and juice served 9-10:30. For sale will be all kinds of baked goods, handmade crafts, holiday décor and more.
Title: American Legion Post 351 Veterans Dinner
Description: American Legion James Harlan Post 351 will have a Veterans Dinner on Sunday, November 11 at the Ainsworth Opera House. They’ll be serving turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, and green beans. Bring a dish to pass if you wish. Doors open at 5 PM, dinner is served at 6. All veterans, National Guard personnel, Reserves, active duty personnel and their family and friends are invited. Contact Terry at 461-8331 or Bob @ 461-3040.