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“Yarn” Screening

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:06 am

Title: \”Yarn\” Screening
Description: As part of Fiber Arts February the Washington Public Library will have a screening of the documentary “Yarn” Friday February 16 at 1 p.m.
Date: 2018-02-16

Lunch and Learn Seminar

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:05 am

Title: Lunch and Learn Seminar
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics will have a free lunch and learn seminar Thursday February 15 from noon-1 p.m. in the Robert Nicola Conference Room. This seminar is presented by Dana Fowler about the WCHC Hospitalist Program. Lunch and handouts are free to all attendees. To RSVP call 863-3921.
Date: 2018-02-15

Washington Co Realtor/Homebuilder Luncheon

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:05 am

Title: Washington Co Realtor/Homebuilder Luncheon
Description: Washington Economic Development Group is hosting a Washington County Realtor and Homebuilder Networking Luncheon Thursday February 15 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Enjoy a buffet lunch and talk face-to-face with city and school leaders, lenders, abstractors, and realtors. A link to register can be found on the Facebook event page.
Date: 2018-02-15

Loebsack Office Hours

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:04 am

Title: Loebsack Office Hours
Description: Congressman Dave Loebsack will have office hours from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Wednesday February 14 at the Washington Chamber of Commerce. Loebsack’s district representative Jared Hershberger will be on hand to work with individuals who are having difficulty with a government agency, have suggestions for Dave, or would just like to share their concerns.

Date: 2018-02-14

IMS Singing Valentines

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:04 am

Title: IMS Singing Valentines
Description: The Iowa Mennonite School Chamber Choir will be delivering singing valentines in the local area on Wednesday February 14. For a donation of $35 for individuals and $60 for groups, the 6-voice acappella ensemble will make a surprise visit to homes and businesses, offering valentines greetings. To schedule a singing valentine call 656-2073.
Date: 2018-02-14

Sweetheart Spaghetti Banguet

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:04 am

Title: Sweetheart Spaghetti Banguet
Description: ONEighty Teem Center invites you to their second annual Sweetheart Spaghetti Banquet Monday February 12 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Menu includes gourmet spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and dessert. Live entertainment will be provided by ONEighty teens and volunteers. A freewill donation is accepted with all proceeds going to the ONEighty Teen Center.
Date: 2018-02-12

Potato Bar Fundraiser

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:03 am

Title: Potato Bar Fundraiser
Description: United Presbyterian Church is having a potato bar fundraiser for their Relay for Life team following worship Sunday February 11. There will be baked potatoes and toppings and desserts. There will also be a talent show of fabulous entertainers. Call 653-6588 if you have an entertainer willing to share their talent.
Date: 2018-02-11

IMS Touring Choir

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:02 am

Title: IMS Touring Choir
Description: The Iowa Mennonite School touring choir will kickoff its local tour Sunday February 11 at East Union Mennonite Church. A list of touring events can be found on their Facebook event page. The public is welcome to all events.
Date: 2018-02-11

Two on Tap

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:02 am

Title: Two on Tap
Description: Two on Tap, the All-Singing, All-Dancing Tap Sensation will be at the Washington Community Center Theater Saturday February 10 at 7:30 p.m. Two on Tap brings audiences back in time to an era when couples like Fred & Ginger and Mickey & Judy filled the silver screen with undeniable chemistry, effortless harmony and precision tap dancing. Cost is $15 for students and $18 for adults.
Date: 2018-02-10

Blood Drive

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:01 am

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Columbus Community High School will host a community blood drive from 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Thursday February 8 inside the new practice gymnasium. To donate call 461-6399 or visit bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 825 to locate the drive.
Date: 2018-02-08

WMS Parent/Teacher Conferences

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:01 am

Title: WMS Parent/Teacher Conferences
Description: Washington Middle School parent/teacher conferences will be held Thursday February 8 from 4-7:30 p.m. Parents are asked to enter through the south gym doors as teachers will be conferencing with parents in the gym. Call 653-5414 with any questions.

Date: 2018-02-08

Soup Supper

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:00 am

Title: Soup Supper
Description: The Swedesburg Churchmen’s Soup Supper will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday February 6 in the Swedesburg Parish Hall.
Date: 2018-02-06

Genealogical Society

Posted: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 12:00 am

Title: Genealogical Society
Description: The Washington County Genealogical Society will meet Tuesday February 6 at 10 a.m. at the Washington Public Library. There will be a program about “Samuel Hall: 47 Years a Slave – 47 Years a Free Man” presented by Joanne Breen.
Date: 2018-02-06

Democrat Caucus

Posted: Friday, February 2nd, 2018 at 11:58 pm

Title: Democrat Caucus
Description: Washington County Democratic caucuses will be Monday February 5 at 7 p.m. Precinct sites for Washington, Ainsworth, Brighton, Crawfordsville, and West Chester are at the Washington Public Library, Kalona, Wellman, and Riverside at the Kalona Public Library.
Date: 2018-02-05

Democrat Caucus

Posted: Friday, February 2nd, 2018 at 11:58 pm

Title: Democrat Caucus
Description: Washington County Democratic caucuses will be Monday February 5 at 7 p.m. Precinct sites for Washington, Ainsworth, Brighton, Crawfordsville, and West Chester are at the Washington Public Library, Kalona, Wellman, and Riverside at the Kalona Public Library.
Date: 2018-02-053

Republican Caucus

Posted: Friday, February 2nd, 2018 at 11:57 pm

Title: Republican Caucus
Description: Registration for the Washington County Republican caucus starts at 6 p.m. Monday February 5 and meeting starts at 7 p.m. Locations for precincts are the Ainsworth City Hall, WACO Elementary School Gym in Crawfordsville, Mid-Prairie East Elementary in Kalona, Riverside City Hall, West Chester School, Wellman YMCA and Washington Middle School. Voter registration forms will be available at each location, identification and proof of residence may be required.
Date: 2018-02-05

Pancake Day

Posted: Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 11:38 pm

Title: Pancake Day
Description: The Washington Knights of Columbus are having a pancake day Sunday March 14 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and from 4:30-7 p.m. at KC Hall. Carry out is available, call 430-2250 for more information.

Date: 2018-03-14

Gardener Webcast

Posted: Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 11:38 pm

Title: Gardener Webcast
Description: Washington County Extension will host a growing season webcast on March 8 at 6 p.m. The topic is Food Security Partners. Hear how Master Gardeners are building projects that increase community food security. Also find out how to expand project partnerships with 4-H youth and volunteers. Master Gardeners can gain six continuing education hours for participating in the webcast. The webcast is free and open to the public. Call 653-4811 to register.
Date: 2018-03-08

Winter Beach Party

Posted: Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 11:37 pm

Title: Winter Beach Party
Description: The Washington County 4-H ELITE Project Team will be hosting a winter beach party on Sunday March 4 from 1-5 p.m. at the Washington Community Y. Clover Kids must complete the registration form but have no fee as this event is supported by the 4-H butter braid fundraiser, and non-clover kid members are welcome to join the fun by completing the registration form and paying a $10 fee to cover expenses. For more information contact Washington County Extension at 653-4811.
Date: 2018-03-04

Food Safety Training Session

Posted: Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 11:37 pm

Title: Food Safety Training Session
Description: ISU Extension and Outreach will host a food safety and Iowa regulation training session to help producers such as home food operations and home bakers better comply with state regulations. This free training session will be held Saturday March 3 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.at the Washington County Extension office. Call 515-294-9011 to register or for more information.
Date: 2018-03-03