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ABATE Charity Ride

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 at 10:11 am

Title: ABATE Charity Ride
Description: The District 14 Abate of Iowa 31st Annual Charity ride is Saturday, May 7th. Sign in at the Washington County from 10AM-11AM. Regisration fee is $15. The ride begins and ends at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Following the ride is a TGIS Party including a motorcycle rodeo, food vendors, adult beverages, tent and RV camping and a show from the band \”One Brick Shy\”.
Date: 2016-05-07

Kirkwood Manufacturing Job Fair

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 at 10:10 am

Title: Kirkwood Manufacturing Job Fair
Description: Kirkwood Community College is holding a manufacturing job fair in Washington County, Thursday, May 5th from 3-6PM at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center. This is a free event. For more information call 653-4655.
Date: 2016-05-05

Sons of AmVets Car Show

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 at 10:10 am

Title: Sons of AmVets Car Show
Description: Sons of AmVets Squad 107 in Richmond is hosting their 11th annual Car, Truck, Tractor, Golf-Car and Motorcycle Show Sunday, June 12th. Registration is from 10AM to noon with the show continuing until 4PM. Judging is from noon to 1:30PM. They will also be serving a pork loin dinner and beverages on the grounds with proceeds benefiting the VA Hospital, English River Outfitters and Post Projects.
Date: 2016-06-12

Pesticide Testing

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 at 10:09 am

Title: Pesticide Testing
Description: The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship is offering pesticide testing on Friday, May 13th from 10AM-2PM at the Washington County Extension office. Tests are available on a first come, first serve basis. Study materials are available from the Extension Office. For more information contact the Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-05-13

Meet and Greet

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 at 10:09 am

Title: Meet and Greet
Description: Wednesday, May 11th from 6-8PM at the Central Park Community Center there will be a meet and greet for Jared Schneider, candidate for Washington County Sheriff. Refreshments will be provided.
Date: 2016-05-11

Candidates Forum

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 at 10:08 am

Title: Candidates Forum
Description: A candidate\’s forum will take place Tuesday, May 24th from 6:30-9PM at the Washington Public Library. Candidates for Washington County Sheriff will participate first, followed by candidates for Washington County Supervisor.
Date: 2016-05-24

Candidates Forum

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 at 10:08 am

Title: Candidates Forum
Description: A candidate\’s forum will take place Tuesday, May 17th from 6:30-9PM at Kalona Elementary. Candidates for Washington County Sheriff will participate first, followed by candidates for Washington County Supervisor.
Date: 2016-05-17

Kalona Quilt Show

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 4:49 pm

Title: Kalona Quilt Show
Description: The 45th annual Kalona Quilt Show and Sale is Thursday through Saturday April 28th and 30th. Thursday from 5-8PM, Friday 9AM-7PM, Saturday 9-5PM. Admission is $5. For more information, contact Brenda at Kalona Antique Company 319-656- 4489
or Katie at Woodin Wheel 319-656-2240.
Start Date: 2016-04-28
End Date: 2016-04-30

WACO Golf Outing

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 4:46 pm

Title: WACO Golf Outing
Description: The WACO Community School District Foundation is hosting a golf outing Saturday, June 4th at 3PM at the Washington Golf and Country Club. Format is a 4 person best ball tournament with a shotgun start. Registration begins at 2PM. Fund raised benefit WACO athletes and community with the construction of a weight room and fitness center. Team fees are $250 and includes green fees, 2 carts and a meal. Individuals can register for $65 and be assigned to a team. For more information or to register visit www.wacocsd.org.
Date: 2016-06-04

Crooked Creek Color Me Fun

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 4:45 pm

Title: Crooked Creek Color Me Fun
Description: Crooked Creek Christian Camp will host their 3rd annual Color Me Fun 5k Walk/Run on Saturday, May 14th. Cost is $20 and the run starts at 10:30AM. Register online at www.crookedcreekcamp.org. Other activities for the day include a barbecue lunch, live music and family friendly activities. For more information call 319-653-3611.
Date: 2016-05-14

Iowa KidsNet Event

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 4:44 pm

Title: Iowa KidsNet Event
Description: Iowa KidsNet is hosting an event May 24th at 6PM at Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church. The event is an information meeting about foster care and adoption needs in the community. This event is free and open to the public.
Date: 2016-05-24

Wash Co. Master Gardener Plant Sale

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 4:43 pm

Title: Wash Co. Master Gardener Plant Sale
Description: The Washington County Master Gardeners are holding their plant sale Saturday, May 14th at the Washington County Fairgrounds from 8AM until the items have sold out. The sale is at the historic Palmer Polygonal Barn. These plants are donated by the Master Gardners. For more information call Don Pfeiffer (Pie-fer) at 319-653-4912 or contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-05-14

Iowa City Hospice Spring Memorial

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 4:43 pm

Title: Iowa City Hospice Spring Memorial
Description: Iowa City Hospice is hosting their Spring Memorial Service Tuesday, May 3rd at 5:30PM at the Kirkwood Room, 515 Kirkwood Avenue in Iowa City. If you would like more information about the event call 319-688-4206.
Date: 2016-05-03

IMS Touring Choir

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 4:42 pm

Title: IMS Touring Choir
Description: The Iowa Mennonite School touring choir, under the direction of Josh Tyson will perform at the Kalona Mennonite Church on Sunday, May 1st at 9:30AM. The choir and chamber singer groups will both perform.
Date: 2016-05-01

Welcome to the Jungle Day Camp

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 4:35 pm

Title: Welcome to the Jungle Day Camp
Description: Welcome to the Jungle day camp for youth entering kindergarten is Tuesday, June 7th at Riversides Hall Park, Wednesday, June 8th at Marr Park and Thursday, June 9th at Kalona Park. Activities are each day from 1-4PM. Cost of the camp is $10
Start Date: 2016-06-07
End Date: 2016-06-09

Wellman Discusses City Projects

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 6:24 am

At their most recent meeting the Wellman City Council discussed two upcoming projects.

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For Sale

Posted: Friday, April 22nd, 2016 at 8:59 am

Garden roto tiller    – $150

319- 653 3280

Demon Girls’ Track Takes Second Place at Washington Invite

Posted: Friday, April 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Wet weather stayed away from Case Field for much of Thursday evening, allowing the Demon girls’ track team to host the 42nd annual Washington Invite.

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Area Schools Compete at Local Triangular

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Keota and Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls golf teams were in action this week along with BGM in a triangular meet at Lagos Acres Golf Course in Keota.

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Iowa Mennonite Runs at Hawk Co-Ed Relays

Posted: Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls track teams were in action Tuesday in Wellman at the Mid-Prairie Hawk Co-Ed Relays.

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