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Christmas Tree Walk

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:43 pm

Title: Christmas Tree Walk
Location: Wayland
Description: The Bethel Mennonite Church is hosting a Christmas Tree Walk on Wednesday, December 14th from 6-8 pm. Cookies will be available by the dozen in exchange for a free-will donation, with proceeds going toward local families in need. All who attend will be entered to win door prizes. Free hot drinks and donuts will also be served.
Date: 2016-12-14

Holiday Gift Making for Kids

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:42 pm

Title: Holiday Gift Making for Kids
Location: Ainsworth
Description: Washington County Conservation is hosting a Holiday Gift Making for Kids program on Saturday, December 3rd from 1-3 pm at the Conservation Education Center at Marr Park. Kids will be able to make nature-inspired age-appropriate gifts that will not be publicized to keep them a secret. Cost is $5 for one gift and $8 for two. For more info, call 319-657-2400.
Date: 2016-12-03

Iowa City Coin Club Coin Show

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:42 pm

Title: Iowa City Coin Club Coin Show
Location: Iowa City
Description: The Iowa City Old Capitol Coin Club will hold its annual coin show on Sunday, December 11th from 9 am – 4 pm at the Clarion Hotel in Iowa City. There will be raffle prizes, including the top prize of a $5 gold coin. There will be free parking and the event is open to the public.
Date: 2016-12-11

Christmas in Kalona

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:41 pm

Title: Christmas in Kalona
Location: Kalona
Description: The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is hosting Christmas in Kalona on Saturday, December 3rd in downtown Kalona. Activities include pictures with Santa, ornament and cookie decorating, carriage rides, and a Christmas Village.
Date: 2016-12-03

Upcycled Holiday Gifts

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:40 pm

Title: Upcycled Holiday Gifts
Location: Columbus Junction
Description: Louisa County Conservation is hosting a program called Upcycled Holiday Gifts on Thursday, December 1st from 6-8 pm at the conservation offices. The event is free and all ages are welcome. The naturalists will help attendees upcycle everyday household objects and turn them into holiday gifts. For more information or to register, call Lana at 319-523-8381.
Date: 2016-12-01

Crawfordsville Lions Club Blood Drive

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:40 pm

Title: Crawfordsville Lions Club Blood Drive
Location: Crawfordsville
Description: The Crawfordsville Lions Club is hosting a blood drive on Monday, November 28th from 1:30-6:30 pm. To schedule an appointment, contact Larry Fletcher at 319-461-1564.
Date: 2016-11-28

YMCA Annual Meeting

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:39 pm

Title: YMCA Annual Meeting
Location: Kalona
Description: The YMCA of Washington County is having their annual meeting on Tuesday, December 6th from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Kalona Brewing Company. There will be free pizza and beverages provided. For more info, contact Becky Harkema at 319-653-2141.
Date: 2016-12-06

YMCA Christmas Bazaar

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:38 pm

Title: YMCA Christmas Bazaar
Location: Washington
Description: The YMCA of Washington is hosting their annual Christmas Bazaar for kids on Saturday, December 10th from 9 am – noon. All items are marked from 50 cents to $5. Wrapping services will be available. For more info or to volunteer, contact Joe at 319-653-2141.
Date: 2016-12-10

YMCA Youth Basketball Mini Camps Registration Deadline

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:38 pm

Title: YMCA Youth Basketball Mini Camps Registration Deadline
Location: Washington
Description: The YMCA of Washington is offering Youth Basketball Mini Camps on Saturdays during December for boys and girls in grades 1-5. Grades 1 and 2 will meet at 9 am, and grades 3-5 at 10 am on December 3, 10, 17, and 21. Cost is $30 for members and $60 for non-members, and registration is required before Friday, December 2nd. Pick up a registration form at the Washington YMCA.
Date: 2016-12-02

Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:37 pm

Title: Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs
Location: Washington
Description: Washington County Extension will reshow both the Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs on Friday, December 2nd. These programs are free, and will be shown at 8:30 am and 1:30 pm at the Extension Office. Call 319-653-4811 for more info.
Date: 2016-12-02

WHS Alumni Game

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:58 pm

Title: WHS Alumni Game
Location: Washington
Description: Washington High School is hosting an Alumni Game for former Demon girls basketball players on Saturday, November 26th at 5 pm in the Washington High School gym. Cost is a free will offering that will go towards Phil Long\’s \”Living the Dream\” scholarship. There will also be a silent auction for past conference champion pictures.
Date: 2016-11-26

Gilmore Girls Viewing Party

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:58 pm

Title: Gilmore Girls Viewing Party
Location: Washington
Description: The Washington Public Library is hosting a viewing party for the premiere of \”Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life\” on Monday, November 28th from 6:30-8 pm. It\’s free and open to all ages, and will include Gilmore Girls-approved goodies.
Date: 2016-11-28

Anime Afternoons

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:57 pm

Title: Anime Afternoons
Location: Washington
Description: The Washington Public Library is hosting Anime Afternoons for kids in grades 6th-12th on Thursday (11/17) from 3:30-5:30 pm. They will be viewing \”Steamboy,\” rated PG-13.
Date: 2016-11-17

WCS Concert

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:57 pm

Title: WCS Concert
Location: Washington
Description: The Washington Choral Society is having a concert on Sunday (11/20) at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington at 3:30 pm. Music will include Broadway, pop, seasonal, and sacred music.
Date: 2016-11-20

Conway Seavey Concert

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:57 pm

Title: Conway Seavey Concert
Location: Washington
Description: Conway Seavey will have a concert at the Washington Performing Arts Center on Monday (11/21) starting at 7 pm. Doors open at 6 pm and tickets can be purchased at the door for $10. See him in Washington before you watch him on \”The Voice.\”
Date: 2016-11-21

Wayland Community Thanksgiving Meal

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:56 pm

Title: Wayland Community Thanksgiving Meal
Location: Wayland
Description: There will be a free Thanksgiving community meal at WACO High School in Wayland on Thursday, November 24th from 11:30 am – 1 pm. The meal will include turkey, ham, and all the fixings. Delivery is available for people within 5 miles of Wayland. For more info or for delivery, call 319-530-1900.
Date: 2016-11-24

Sons of AmVets Chicken Wing Dinner

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:55 pm

Title: Sons of AmVets Chicken Wing Dinner
Location: Richmond
Description: The Sons of AmVets Squadron 107 is hosting an all-you-can-eat chicken wing dinner on Saturday (11/19) from 5-8 pm at the AmVets Hall in Richmond. It will be served with coleslaw, fries, and dessert. Cost is $10.99 per person, carry-out is available by calling 319-656-2809.
Date: 2016-11-19

Bereaved Luncheon

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:55 pm

Title: Bereaved Luncheon
Location: Iowa City
Description: Iowa City Hospice is hosting a luncheon for all bereaved individuals on Thursday (11/17) at JW Foods in Kalona at 11:30 am. The luncheon provides an opportunity for bereaved to meet one another and share common experiences. For more inof or to RSVP, call Donita at 319-688-4206.
Date: 2016-11-17

Trivia Night

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:54 pm

Title: Trivia Night
Location: Fairfield
Description: The Lord\’s Cupboard in Fairfield is hosting a Trivia Night on Friday (11/18) at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. Cocktail hour begins at 6 pm and the trivia begins at 7 pm. Tickets are $15 per person and can be purchased at the door or ahead of time at the ticket office. There will also be a 50/50 raffle and a cash bar.
Date: 2016-11-18

Holy Trinity Church Community Thanksgiving

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 5:54 pm

Title: Holy Trinity Church Community Thanksgiving
Location: Richmond
Description: The Holy Trinity Church in Richmond will host its sixth annual free community Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 24th from 11 am – 1 pm. Reservations are required before November 22nd, and can be made by calling Joyce at 319-656-2376.
Date: 2016-11-24