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Beetlejuice Showing

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

Title: Beetlejuice Showing
Location: Washington Public Library
Description: There will be a showing of the film “Beetlejuice” at the Washington Library on October 13 at 6 p.m. This is a free event open to all teens.
Date: 2017-10-13

Nate Boulton at Louisa County Fairgrounds

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

Title: Nate Boulton at Louisa County Fairgrounds
Description: Join Louisa County Democrats on Friday October 13 at 7 p.m. at the Louisa County Fairgrounds inside the Youth Building in Columbus Junction. Meet candidate for governor Nate Boulton. There will be a dinner, silent auction, bake sale, and t-shirts. Cost is $10 at the door. Come and support one of Columbus Junction’s very own.
Date: 2017-10-13

Madness in the Machine Shed

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:39 pm

Title: Madness in the Machine Shed
Location: Winfield
Description: Winfield Community Development Group is hosting Madness in the Machine Shed on Friday October 13 from 9 p.m to midnight and on October 20, 21, 27, and 28 from 8 p.m.- midnight on the corner of Highway 78 and Nebraska Avenue in Winfield. Admission is $8, those 14 and younger must have adult supervision. There will be a kids lighted walk-thru the madness on October 28 from 6-7 p.m. for kids 10 and under. Cost is $1 per child.
Start Date: 2017-10-27
End Date: 2017-10-28

Madness in the Machine Shed

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:38 pm

Title: Madness in the Machine Shed
Location: Winf
Description: Winfield Community Development Group is hosting Madness in the Machine Shed on Friday October 13 from 9 p.m to midnight and on October 20, 21, 27, and 28 from 8 p.m.- midnight on the corner of Highway 78 and Nebraska Avenue in Winfield. Admission is $8, those 14 and younger must have adult supervision. There will be a kids lighted walk-thru the madness on October 28 from 6-7 p.m. for kids 10 and under. Cost is $1 per child.
Date: 2017-10-06

Madness in the Machine Shed

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:38 pm

Title: Madness in the Machine Shed
Location: Winfield
Description: Winfield Community Development Group is hosting Madness in the Machine Shed on Friday October 13 from 9 p.m to midnight and on October 20, 21, 27, and 28 from 8 p.m.- midnight on the corner of Highway 78 and Nebraska Avenue in Winfield. Admission is $8, those 14 and younger must have adult supervision. There will be a kids lighted walk-thru the madness on October 28 from 6-7 p.m. for kids 10 and under. Cost is $1 per child.
Date: 2017-10-13

Sewing Retreat

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:37 pm

Title: Sewing Retreat
Location: Kalona
Description: Stitch N Sew Cottage is hosting a sewing retreat at the Kalona Methodist Church October 12-14. The cost is $65 and includes five meals, tables, chairs, ironing boards, and door prizes. Bring projects to do during this fun retreat! To RSVP and for more info call 656-2923.
Start Date: 2017-10-12
End Date: 2017-10-14

Flu Stomp

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:37 pm

Title: Flu Stomp
Description: Washington County Public Health will be walking around the square again this year for their “Flu Stomp” Wednesday October 11. They will start at 9 a.m. and work their way around the square, administering the flu vaccine to you, your employees, and/or customers. WCPH can accept payment by cash or check, and can also give a receipt for reimbursement by your insurance carrier. Flu shots cost $30.
Date: 2017-10-11

Ainsworth Fire Department Open House

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:36 pm

Title: Ainsworth Fire Department Open House
Description: Ainsworth Fire Department is having a fire prevention open house on Wednesday October 11 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Ainsworth Fire Station. Come join us to meet our firefighters, learn about what we do, learn about fire prevention and enjoy free hot dogs. Prizes will be available for all the kids. We will also be doing operation EDITH. Practice your escape plan at home and at 8:30 p.m. the fire trucks will drive through town with lights and sirens. When you hear them coming turn your porch light on and wave to the firefighters when they go by to show them you’ve practiced your escape plan.
Date: 2017-10-11

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:36 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Location: Kalona
Description: The Kalona First United Methodist Church is having a blood drive on Tuesday October 10 and Wednesday October 11 from 3-7 p.m. To sign up call 356-2058. Walk ins are welcome.

Start Date: 2017-10-10
End Date: 2017-10-11

WHS Class of ’64 Lunch

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:35 pm

Title: WHS Class of \’64 Lunch
Description: The Washington High School Class of 1964 will hold their monthly lunch gathering on Monday, October 9th at 11:30 a.m. at Unc & Neph’s. Come and join your classmates for good food and conversation.
Date: 2017-10-09

Halloween Trick-or-Treat

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 7:01 pm

Title: Halloween Trick-or-Treat
Description: The cities of Washington and Riverside are having their trick-or-treat night on Tuesday October 31.
Date: 2017-10-31

Wellman Halloween

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Title: Wellman Halloween
Description: Wellman is having its citywide trick or treating on Tuesday, October 31 from 5-8 p.m. The city will host its fall harvest party at the Wellman Skating Rink on October 31 from 6-8 p.m.
Date: 2017-10-31

The Haunted Campground

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Title: The Haunted Campground
Description: The Crawfordsville Community Club and Lions Club present The Haunted Campground at the Crawfordsville Ball Field on October 27 and 28 from 7-10 p.m. There is a $5 entry fee, follow East South Street past the school to reach the ball field.
Start Date: 2017-10-27
End Date: 2017-10-28

Noontime Concert

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 6:59 pm

Title: Noontime Concert
Description: Washington Free Public Library is hosting a noontime concert on Friday, October 20 from 12-1 p.m. The library welcomes back Steinway artist Spencer Myer, who will be performing ragtime and classical music on our 1888 Steinway piano. This a prelude to Spencer’s weekend tour with the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra.
Date: 2017-10-20

Steak Feed

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 6:58 pm

Title: Steak Feed
Description: VFW Post 6414 in Riverside is hosting a steak feed dinner on Friday October 20 at 5 p.m. Meal includes grilled ribeye, bbq ribs, grilled shrimp, and grilled smoked chop. Call 648-2537 for more information.
Date: 2017-10-20

Pizza Ranch Fundraiser Night

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 6:57 pm

Title: Pizza Ranch Fundraiser Night
Description: The TTT Society Wellman Chapter is having a community impact fundraiser night at the Washington Pizza Ranch on Monday, October 16 from 5-8 p.m. The TTT Society is a non-profit group that focuses on raising funds to send 4th grade girls to summer camp who otherwise wouldn’t have the opportunity.
Date: 2017-10-16

Books for Bingo

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 6:56 pm

Title: Books for Bingo
Location: Washington Public Library
Description: The Washington Public Library will be having Books for Bingo Saturday, October 14 at 10 a.m. This event is free for the entire family. The concept is simple, get a bingo, win a book!
Date: 2017-10-14

Chili Supper

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 6:55 pm

Title: Chili Supper
Location: Winfield Fire Department
Description: Winfield Fire & Rescue is having their annual chili supper on Saturday October 14 from 5-7 p.m. There is a freewill donation. The “Firefighter of the Year” award will be presented as well.
Date: 2017-10-14

Hands On History

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 6:55 pm

Title: Hands On History
Location: Toolesboro Mounds
Description: Get hands on with history and experience a different way of life. Visit Toolesboro Mounds National Historic Landmark on Saturday, October 14 from 1-3 p.m. and see what it took to live in prehistoric Louisa County. Be sure to check out the museum during your visit! This event is free and registration is not necessary.
Date: 2017-10-14

Pumpkin Decorating

Posted: Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 6:54 pm

Title: Pumpkin Decorating
Location: Wellman-Scofield Library
Description: The Wellman-Scofield Library is having a pumpkin decorating event on Saturday October 14 from 10-11 a.m. The library will supply pumpkins and decorating supplies. All pumpkins will be displayed in the library for one week and can then be picked up. Pumpkins will be judged with online votes. Plan your pumpkin in advance and come visit the library for some pumpkin-spiration!
Date: 2017-10-14