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4-H Workshop

Posted: Saturday, June 17th, 2017 at 6:45 pm

Title: 4-H Workshop
Location: Washington, IA
Description: 4-H members involved in the bucket bottle project area are invited to attend the summer workshop, July 11th at 7 p.m. at the Washington County Fairgrounds, to help both 4-H’ers and calves prepare for the fair. The workshop is open to all 4-H’ers. Parents are encouraged to attend.
Date: 2017-07-11

Ladies Vendor Sale

Posted: Saturday, June 17th, 2017 at 6:44 pm

Title: Ladies Vendor Sale
Location: Ainsworth, IA
Description: The Ainsworth Community Center Opera House is hosting a Ladies Vendor Sale on Saturday, June 24th, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Vendors include LulaRoe, Jamberry, Scentsy, Pampered Chef, and more. Cinnamon Rolls, Sweet Treats, and Light Lunch will be available.
Date: 2017-06-24

Worship in the Park

Posted: Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 9:03 pm

Title: Worship in the Park
Location: Ainsworth, IA
Description: The Ainsworth Community Church and United Church of Crawfordsville will be hosting a “Worship in the Park” and family potluck on Sunday, June 18th at Marr Park. Worship will begin at 10:30 a.m. in the Conservation Education Center. ACC will provide table service and beverage. Please bring a dish. There is a refrigerator and stove in the Education Center kitchenette.
Date: 2017-06-18

1st Annual Community Pop-In

Posted: Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 9:02 pm

Title: 1st Annual Community Pop-In
Location: Wellman, IA
Description: The Mid-Prairie Council of Churches is hosting the 1st Annual Community Pop-in on Saturday, June 17th from 4 to 6 p.m. at the North Park in Wellman. All ages are welcome to enjoy a relaxing afternoon with karaoke, games, free popcorn, cotton candy, live music, and fellowship. Bring your lawn chairs and come join the fun!

Date: 2017-06-17

Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 9:01 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Location: Wayland, IA
Description: The Wayland Lions Club will host a community blood drive from 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm on Thursday, June 22nd at the Community Center. Donors must be at least 17 years of age, or 16 with a parental permission form and weigh more than 110 pounds. For questions, please call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-747-5401.
Date: 2017-06-22

Brighton Whoopee Days

Posted: Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 9:01 pm

Title: Brighton Whoopee Days
Location: Brighton, IA
Description: Come celebrate “The Power of Whoopee” at the 107th annual Brighton Whoopee Days Celebration June 15-18. Events include street dances, the Bill Riley Talent Show, the Ding Darling Tractor Ride, the Best
Darn Cookie Contest, and more. For a complete listing of events and times go to brightoniowachamber.com.

Start Date: 2017-06-15
End Date: 2017-06-18

Grease

Posted: Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 9:00 pm

Title: Grease
Location: Washington, IA
Description: Grease is the word! One of the most popular and produced musicals is heading back to the WCC stage this summer. We hope that you’re practicing your hand-jive and getting in the mood for a fun “Summer Night”. Grease performances will take place at the Washington Community Theater on June 16, 17, 23, and 24 at 7:30 p.m. and June 18 and 25 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale at wctheater.com.
Start Date: 2017-06-23
End Date: 2017-06-25

Grease

Posted: Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 8:59 pm

Title: Grease
Location: Washington, IA
Description: Grease is the word! One of the most popular and produced musicals is heading back to the WCC stage this summer. We hope that you’re practicing your hand-jive and getting in the mood for a fun “Summer Night”. Grease performances will take place at the Washington Community Theater on June 16, 17, 23, and 24 at 7:30 p.m. and June 18 and 25 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale at wctheater.com.
Start Date: 2017-06-16
End Date: 2017-06-18

Conger House Museum

Posted: Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 8:58 pm

Title: Conger House Museum
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The Conger House Museum will be open Sunday June 18th from 1 to 4 p.m. The exhibit will feature our WWI collection to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the U.S. involvement in the The Great War. You may also explore the Washington County historical artifacts and collections. The museum will be open on the third Sunday of each month from June through October. Entrance is $5 for adults and $3 for children.
Date: 2017-06-18

Start to Farm group meeting

Posted: Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 6:04 pm

Title: Start to Farm group meeting
Description: Washington County Extension and Outreach will be hosting a Start to Farm Group meeting on June 29 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at Michael Vittetoe’s, located at 2630 HWY 92, Washington. ISU Ag Engineer Matt Helmers will kick the meeting off by discussing the Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy and how cover crops fit into the strategy. A light meal will be provided. The meeting is free for all beginning farmers from Southeast Iowa. Please RSVP to the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2017-06-29

Farmland Leasing Meeting

Posted: Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 6:03 pm

Title: Farmland Leasing Meeting
Location: Washington, IA
Description: ISU Extension and Outreach in Washington County is hosting a farmland leasing meeting on Tuesday, August 8 at 6 p.m. at the Washington County Extension Office. 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. To register contact the ISU Extension and Outreach Washington County office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2017-08-08

Agronomy in the Field Workshop

Posted: Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 6:03 pm

Title: Agronomy in the Field Workshop
Location: Crawfordsville, IA
Description: ISU Extension offers free Agronomy in the Field workshops at the Southeast Research and Demonstration farm near Crawfordsville. The goals of this series are to strengthen agronomic skills for women landowners, farmers, and ag retailers, and increase confidence in communication with their spouse, farming partner, ag retailer, or tenant. The next session is on Monday, June 12 at 5 p.m.
Date: 2017-06-12

Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 6:02 pm

Title: Pancake Breakfast
Location: Riverside, IA
Description: St. Mary’s Church in Riverside is holding a fundraiser pancake breakfast to restore the church on Saturday, June 24th from 7 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Hall Park, in conjunction with Riverside’s Trek Fest Celebration. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for kids 5-10, and free for those under 5. They’ll be serving pancakes, sausage patties, fresh fruit, orange juice and coffee, and visit Barb’s famous homemade pie and ice cream booth as well.
Date: 2017-06-24

Lake Darling Saddle Club Jackpot Shows

Posted: Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 6:01 pm

Title: Lake Darling Saddle Club Jackpot Shows
Location: Brighton, IA
Description: The Lake Darling Saddle Club will be hosting their jackpot shows on Saturday June 10th at 4 p.m. and Sunday June 25th at 1 p.m. There are 27 different classes to compete in, and the fee is $4 per class plus $1 per contestant for office fee. Club memberships cost $12 for single or $20 for family. For more information call Erin at 319-461-3666 or Jamie at 319-653-9138.
Date: 2017-06-25

Lake Darling Saddle Club Jackpot Shows

Posted: Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 6:01 pm

Title: Lake Darling Saddle Club Jackpot Shows
Location: Brighton, IA
Description: The Lake Darling Saddle Club will be hosting their jackpot shows on Saturday June 10th at 4 p.m. and Sunday June 25th at 1 p.m. There are 27 different classes to compete in, and the fee is $4 per class plus $1 per contestant for office fee. Club memberships cost $12 for single or $20 for family. For more information call Erin at 319-461-3666 or Jamie at 319-653-9138.
Date: 2017-06-10

Open Fun Horse Show

Posted: Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at 7:56 pm

Title: Open Fun Horse Show
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The Horse & Pony 4-H Club will host their annual Open Fun Horse Show on Saturday, June 17 at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The show is open to any youth from Washington County and beyond. 16 classes are available including showmanship, walk trot, western horse pleasure, and more. $2 entry fee per class or $10 for all day. The complete show order is available on the Washington County Extension Office website.
Date: 2017-06-17

WHS Class of ’64 Lunch

Posted: Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at 7:55 pm

Title: WHS Class of \’64 Lunch
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The Washington High School Class of 1964 will have their monthly lunch get together on Monday June 12th at 11:30 a.m. at Unc & Neph’s. Come join the fun! For any questions, please call Nancy at 319-330-8296.
Date: 2017-06-12

“Wild Edibles”

Posted: Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at 7:54 pm

Title: \”Wild Edibles\”
Location: Oakland Mills Nature Center
Description: Henry County Conservation will present “Wild Edibles” on Tuesday, June 20th at the Oakland Mills Nature Center. This event is part of the “At the Park – Explore Your Inner Pioneer” series. The event will feature a speaker presentation, a hike, and a sampling of a few prepared snacks with a wild edible component. This event is free for all ages. Preregistration is encouraged. To register for “Wild Edibles” go to my county parks dot com, click on the Events tab, then choose Henry County.
Date: 2017-06-20

Car Show

Posted: Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at 7:54 pm

Title: Car Show
Location: Richmond, IA
Description: The Sons of AmVets Squad #107 is hosting their 12th annual Car, Truck, Tractor, Golf Car, and Motorcycle show on Sunday June 11th in Richmond. This event will take place rain or shine from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a pork loin dinner and beverages on grounds. Proceeds of the show go to the V.A. Hospital, English River Outfitters, and Post projects.
Date: 2017-06-11

IMS Golf Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at 7:53 pm

Title: IMS Golf Tournament
Location: Kalona, IA
Description: The annual Iowa Mennonite School golf tournament is happening Saturday, June 17th at the Kalona Golf Club. You can register to play or sponsor at iowa mennonite dot o-r-g. Come out and receive great player’s gifts, a round of golf with other supporters of IMS and lunch catered by Freeman Foods.
Date: 2017-06-17