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Joetown Classic

Posted: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 12:31 pm

Title: Joetown Classic
Location: Kalona
Description: The IMS PTO is hosting the Joetown Classic 5K on Saturday, August 27th. There will be a kids 1 mile race at 8:30 AM and a 5K Run/Walk for people of all ages starting at 9 AM. For details or to register, visit IowaMennonite.org.
Date: 2016-08-27

Louisa Leadership

Posted: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Title: Louisa Leadership
Location: Louisa County
Description: An 8 session workshop called Louisa Leadership is being offered starting in September. The workshops are recommended to all mid-level management, new residents, and those interested in elected office and public leadership. Cost is $125, and includes all meals, materials, and travel for the sessions, Louisa Tour, and graduation event. Space is limited, and applications are due by Thursday, September 1st. For more info, and to turn in applications, contact Sherri Humphreys at humphreys.sp@gmail.com
Date: 2016-09-01

Hunter Education Course

Posted: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 12:29 pm

Title: Hunter Education Course
Location: West Chester
Description: The Iowa DNR is offering a Hunter Education Course at the West Chester Heritage Building on Tuesday, August 9th and Wednesday, August 11th from 6:30-9 PM, and on Friday, August 13th from 8:30-11:45 AM. To register for the course, visit the Iowa DNR website, or for more info contact Jim at 863-3091.
Date: 2016-08-13

Hunter Education Course

Posted: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 12:28 pm

Title: Hunter Education Course
Location: West Chester
Description: The Iowa DNR is offering a Hunter Education Course at the West Chester Heritage Building on Tuesday, August 9th and Wednesday, August 11th from 6:30-9 PM, and on Friday, August 13th from 8:30-11:45 AM. To register for the course, visit the Iowa DNR website, or for more info contact Jim at 863-3091.
Date: 2016-08-11

Hunter Education Course

Posted: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 12:28 pm

Title: Hunter Education Course
Location: West Chester
Description: The Iowa DNR is offering a Hunter Education Course at the West Chester Heritage Building on Tuesday, August 9th and Wednesday, August 11th from 6:30-9 PM, and on Friday, August 13th from 8:30-11:45 AM. To register for the course, visit the Iowa DNR website, or for more info contact Jim at 863-3091.
Date: 2016-08-09

Meet the Teachers Night

Posted: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 12:27 pm

Title: Meet the Teachers Night
Location: Washington
Description: Washington Schools will be hosting Meet the Teachers Night on Monday, August 22nd, from 4:30-6:30 PM at the Lincoln School.
Date: 2016-08-22

9th Grade Roll Out

Posted: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 12:26 pm

Title: 9th Grade Roll Out
Location: Washington
Description: Washington Schools will be hosting a 9th Grade Roll Out on Monday, August 22nd, from 6-8 PM at Washington High School.
Date: 2016-08-22

New Student Registration Day

Posted: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 at 12:26 pm

Title: New Student Registration Day
Location: Washington
Description: New Student Registration Day for Washington Schools will be on Tuesday, August 9th, from 10 AM – 6 PM at the Lincoln School.
Date: 2016-08-09

Sigourney’s Crawford Named to First Team All-SICL, All-District Squads

Posted: Monday, August 1st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The decorated career of 2016 Sigourney graduate Peyton Crawford ends with a pair of postseason accolades on the baseball diamond.

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CCHS Class of 82 Golf Tournament

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 6:12 pm

Title: CCHS Class of 82 Golf Tournament
Location: Columbus Junction
Description: The Columbus Community High School Class of 82 is hosting a 2-person best ball golf tournament and silent auction on Saturday, August 6th at 11 AM at Cedarcrest Country Club in Columbus Junction. Cost is $45, with proceeds benefiting Lezlie Lemar. Pre-register by calling the Cedarcrest pro shop at 319-728-8461.
Date: 2016-08-06

PAWS & More Central Park Car Show

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 6:11 pm

Title: PAWS & More Central Park Car Show
Location: Washington
Description: Corn Country Cruisers is hosting the 18th Annual PAWS & More Central Park Car Show on Sunday, August 21st starting with registration at 8 AM on the Washington town square. Car entry is $15, awards will be given at 3 PM. Lunch will be served from 11:30-2:30. For more info, call Ken Lindmeier at 653-6274.
Date: 2016-08-21

Goodwin Pizza Ranch Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 6:10 pm

Title: Goodwin Pizza Ranch Fundraiser
Location: Washington
Description: A fundraiser for the Goodwin Senior Center will be hosted on Monday, August 8th from 5-8 PM at the Washington Pizza Ranch. A percentage of the proceeds for the night will be given to the center, along with a tip jar available for the table attendants, who will be members of the commission.
Date: 2016-08-08

Iowa Sales Tax Holiday

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 5:59 pm

Title: Iowa Sales Tax Holiday
Location: Iowa
Description: Friday (8/5) through Saturday (8/6) has been announced as the annual Iowa Sales Tax Holiday. Beginning at 12:01 AM on Friday, and going through midnight Saturday, no sales tax will be collected on select clothing or footwear under $100.
Start Date: 2016-08-05
End Date: 2016-08-06

Soil Health Demonstration Field Day

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 5:58 pm

Title: Soil Health Demonstration Field Day
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a Soil Health Demonstration Field Day on Tuesday (8/2) from 5:30-7:30 PM at the Jim and Evelyn Eash Banquet Hall in Washington. Dinner will be provided, and the event will go on in rain or shine. Doug Peterson will be the guest speaker. For more info, contact Steve Berger at 461-4109.
Date: 2016-08-02

Pork Quality Assurance Plus

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 5:57 pm

Title: Pork Quality Assurance Plus
Location: Washington
Description: The Iowa Pork Industry is hosting the Pork Quality Assurance Plus program on Monday (8/1) from 2-5 PM at the Washington County Extension office. The program will provide training for pork producers and others who need certification. Cost is $25 per person and is payable at the door. To preregister, or for more info, contact the extension office at 653-4811.
Date: 2016-08-01

Washington First Assembly Tent Crusade

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 5:56 pm

Title: Washington First Assembly Tent Crusade
Location: Washington
Description: Washington First Assembly Church is hosting Tent Crusade Monday (8/1) through Friday (8/5) at 7 PM. For more info, call Pastor Dean Elmore at 461-5148.
Start Date: 2016-08-01
End Date: 2016-08-05

Lake Darling Cabins Ribbon-Cutting

Posted: Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 5:55 pm

Title: Lake Darling Cabins Ribbon-Cutting
Location: Brighton
Description: The Friends of Lake Darling, the Iowa DNR, and the Lake Darling staff are hosting a ribbon-cutting for the new four-season cabins on Tuesday, August 16th at 6 PM. The event is open to the public, and will include a tour of the cabins. They will also answer any questions the public might have.
Date: 2016-08-16

Grassley Town Meetings

Posted: Monday, July 25th, 2016 at 12:21 pm

Title: Grassley Town Meetings
Location: Washington and Columbus Junction
Description: Senator Chuck Grassley will be holding town meetings in Washington on Thursday, July 28th, and in Louisa County on Friday, July 29th as part of his annual 99 county meetings. He\’ll be at the Washington County Courthouse Board Room from 3:30-4:30 PM on Thursday, and at the Columbus Junction City Hall from 3:15-4:15 PM on Friday. The meetings are open to the public.
Start Date: 2016-07-28
End Date: 2016-07-29

Movie Madness

Posted: Monday, July 25th, 2016 at 12:20 pm

Title: Movie Madness
Location: Washington
Description: The Washington Public Library is hosting Movie Madness on Monday (7/25) at 2 PM. They will be showing Kung Fu Panda 3, and the event is free for grades K-12.
Date: 2016-07-25

Bats in the Garden

Posted: Monday, July 25th, 2016 at 12:19 pm

Title: Bats in the Garden
Location: Washington
Description: The Washington County Master Gardeners is sponsoring a free program on Bats in the Garden on Tuesday (7/26) at 6:30 PM at the Washington County Extension Office. Washington County Conservation Board Naturalist Pam Holz is running the free event. For more info, contact the Washington County Extension at 653-4811.
Date: 2016-07-26