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70th Anniversary UP Home Ribbon Cutting

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:15 pm

Title: 70th Anniversary UP Home Ribbon Cutting
Description: Washington Chamber of Commerce is having a ribbon cutting and Alive After 5 event for the 70th Anniversary Celebration of the United Presbyterian Home October 24 from 5-7 p.m.
Date: 2017-10-24

Mainstreet Souvenirs

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:15 pm

Title: Mainstreet Souvenirs
Location: Washington Community Theater
Description: Washington Community Theater presents Mainstreet Souvenirs October 23 at 7:30 p.m. Mainstreet Souvenirs is a multi-media show with ragtime piano music celebrating small towns.
Date: 2017-10-23

Alice’s Wonderland Night Hike

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:14 pm

Title: Alice\’s Wonderland Night Hike
Location: Oakland Mills Nature Center
Description: Oakland Mills Nature Center proudly presents their annual night hike on Monday October 23 from 6-7:30 p.m. This year’s theme is Alice’s Wonderland. The night hike is a series of short skits that will focus on certain wonders of nature by costumed actors. All ages are invited, kids must be accompanied by an adult. Reservations aren’t necessary for this free, come-and-go as you please event. There will be door prizes and snacks in the nature center. Skits will be held indoors at the nature center in case of inclement weather.

Date: 2017-10-23

Haunted Demon Rail Line

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:13 pm

Title: Haunted Demon Rail Line
Description: The Washington Music Boosters are hosting the “Haunted Demon Rail Line” trail October 20, 21, 27, and 28 at the Kewash Nature Trail. Walk starts at the trail parking area, tickets are $12.
Start Date: 2017-10-27
End Date: 2017-10-28

Haunted Demon Rail Line

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:13 pm

Title: Haunted Demon Rail Line
Description: The Washington Music Boosters are hosting the “Haunted Demon Rail Line” trail October 20, 21, 27, and 28 at the Kewash Nature Trail. Walk starts at the trail parking area, tickets are $12.
Start Date: 2017-10-20
End Date: 2017-10-21

The Pale Moons Concert

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:12 pm

Title: The Pale Moons Concert
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The Pale Moons: Chad Elliott & Ana Kopaska are performing at Mills Seed Building in Washington October 20 at 7 p.m. Suggested cover charge is $10.
Date: 2017-10-20

Moonlight Madness

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:12 pm

Title: Moonlight Madness
Location: Washington, IA
Description: Washington Chamber presents Moonlight Madness October 19 from 4-8 p.m. There will be summer/fall closeout sales, crazy deals, and complimentary food and drinks at various shops for your enjoyment.
Date: 2017-10-19

Community Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:12 pm

Title: Community Blood Drive
Location: Washington, IA
Description: Optimist Club of Washington is hosting a community blood drive Thursday October 19 from 1:30-6:30 p.m. at the United Presbyterian Church.
Date: 2017-10-19

Conger House Museum Open

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:11 pm

Title: Conger House Museum Open
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The Conger House Museum in Washington will be open from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday October 15. We recently did a makeover of the Military Room and our WWI collection is featured in the dining room. This year is the 100th anniversary of the U.S. involvement in the Great War.
Date: 2017-10-15

Benefit Dinner

Posted: Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 8:11 pm

Title: Benefit Dinner
Location: Wayland
Description: There will be a benefit dinner and silent auction for Stan Richenberger of Wayland on October 14 at the Wayland Community Center starting at 4:30 p.m. A live auction will be held at The Bar in Wayland at 7 p.m.
Date: 2017-10-14

Halloween Trivia Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:45 pm

Title: Halloween Trivia Fundraiser
Description: Hospice of Washington County is having a Halloween Trivia Fundraiser on Friday October 27 at 7 p.m. at Dallmeyer Hall in the Washington County Fairgrounds. Come in costume for more fun and prizes. Teams are 4-10 players and cost is $10 per person. BYOB, adult beverage is okay but be responsible. Snacks will be available for a free will donation or bring your own. Call 653-7321 for more info or to register.
Date: 2017-10-27

Wellness Fair

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:44 pm

Title: Wellness Fair
Location: Kalona
Description: The 2017 Wellness Fair, hosted by the Kalona Chamber of Commerce, is an event coinciding with the Mid-Prairie Color Run and will be happening Saturday October 21 from 4-7 p.m. Either before, during, or after the color run, check out the Wellness Fair in the east parking lot in front of the middle school. There will be activities and games for kids, to help learn about being healthy and living well.
Date: 2017-10-06

Golden Hawks Color Run

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:44 pm

Title: Golden Hawks Color Run
Description: Mid-Prairie is hosting a Golden Hawks Color Run on Saturday October 21 at the Middle School in Kalona. This event is being held to help support field trips, assemblies, and other school enrichment activities. This is the Mid-Prairie Student Boosters’ biggest fundraiser of the year. Registration is at 3 p.m., event starts at 4 p.m.
Date: 2017-10-21

P. Buckley Moss Art Show

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:44 pm

Title: P. Buckley Moss Art Show
Location: Kalona Historical Village
Description: P. Buckley Moss will be having an art show and signing event on Friday, October 20 from 1-7 p.m. and Saturday October 21 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Kalona Historical Village. Call 656-3853 for more information.
Start Date: 2017-10-20
End Date: 2017-10-21

Wacky Wednesday

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:43 pm

Title: Wacky Wednesday
Description: Washington Public Library is hosting “Wacky Wednesday” on October 18 for grades K-5. They will be making spooky slime, eating a spooky treat and playing silly games. Registration is required.
Date: 2017-10-18

Cub Scout Pack 242 Food Drive

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:43 pm

Title: Cub Scout Pack 242 Food Drive
Location: Washington, IA
Description: Cub Scout Pack 242 is asking Washington residents for food donations. They are asking for non-perishable food items. Please be sure your donated items are not out of date. The food items can be placed in the distributed red bag or any bag for pick up on Sunday, October 15. All donations will be given to HACAP for distribution in Washington. If you have any questions call 461-3016.
Date: 2017-10-15

Columbus Junction Columbus Day

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:42 pm

Title: Columbus Junction Columbus Day
Description: Columbus Junction will be having their 60th Annual Columbus Day celebration on Saturday October 14. Events include a 5K Run, “Cruise In” car show, children’s carnival, BBQ Cook-Off Fundraiser, parade, and wine tasting.
Date: 2017-10-14

Fall Demo Derby

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:42 pm

Title: Fall Demo Derby
Description: Riverside Area Community Club is hosting a fall demo derby on Saturday October 14 at 6 p.m. in Hall Park. RACC is raising money for improvements to Hall Park . We will be having 6 classes of competition and also a Kids Power Wheels Derby. For any questions call 325-6351.
Date: 2017-10-14

Prayer of the Rosary

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:41 pm

Title: Prayer of the Rosary
Description: Come to Washington Central Park Saturday October 14 at 10:30 a.m. to pray the rosary for world peace. This is commemorating the 100th year since the Virgin Mary appeared to three children in Fatima, Portugal, giving them instructions to pray.
Date: 2017-10-14

Pumpkinfest

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:40 pm

Title: Pumpkinfest
Description: Pumpkinfest is on Friday October 13 and Saturday October 14 from 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. at Sass Family Farms in Riverside. Enjoy a straw maze, petting zoo, haunted barn and much more. Admission is free.
Start Date: 2017-10-13
End Date: 2017-10-14