Artists Tour

Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2015 at 8:25 am

Title: Artists Tour
Description: The 7th Annual Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is coming Saturday October 17th from 9AM-4PM and Sunday, October 18th from noon to 4PM. This free event is a self guided driving tour through Des Moines, Henry, Lee, Van Buren and Washington Counties. There are 32 artists on the tour. For more information and maps visit iowastudiotour.org.
Start Date: 2015-10-17
End Date: 2015-10-18

September 30, 2015

Posted: Thursday, October 1st, 2015 at 6:52 am

Birthday winner – Sara Bartlett

No anniversaries

IMS Fall Concert

Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 5:47 am

Title: IMS Fall Concert
Description: Iowa Mennonite School’s music department – both vocal and instrumental groups performing – will present their Fall Music Concert on Sunday, October 11 in Celebration Hall.All are invited to attend the concert (no charge, but an offering will be taken), which begins at 3:00 pm. Following the concert, a Meet ‘n Greet will take place in the lobby of the auditorium. New principal Steve Schrag, along with his wife Meghan and daughters Greta and Eden, will be available to meet the community. Refreshments will also be served.
Date: 2015-10-11

IMS Pork Supper

Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 5:47 am

Title: IMS Pork Supper
Description: The junior class of Iowa Mennonite School will prepare, host, and serve the annual Pork Supper meal in the school’s gymnasium, on Saturday, October 10. The meal will be served from 4:30-7:30 pm. Tickets are available by contacting any member of the class; calling the school office; or by purchasing at the door the evening of the dinner. The meal consists of pork, baked potato, dinner roll, salad, homemade desserts, coffee and water. All proceeds will benefit the class in preparation for their Senior Class Trip in August 2016.
Date: 2015-10-10

Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 5:46 am

Title: Blood Drive
Description: The Washington Optimist Club is hosting a Community Blood Drive on Thursday, October 15th from 1:30-6:30 PM at the United Presbyterian Church 209 E. Washington Street in Washington. For more information contact Don Pfeiffer at 563-4912.
Date: 2015-10-15

Kalona Chamber Meal

Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 5:46 am

Title: Kalona Chamber Meal
Description: The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is holding their annual chamber member meal Monday, October 5th at 6:30PM at 5520 Derby Avenue SW, the Salina Bontrager residence. Cost is $25 per person. Please RSVP to the Chamber Office at 656-2660.
Date: 2015-10-05

Clinton Kickoff

Posted: Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 5:45 am

Title: Clinton Kickoff
Description: The Clinton for President Campaign is holding a fall kickoff fund raiser with snacks, games and music Saturday October 3rd from 3-8PM at the Wooden Wheel Vineyard on Highway 92 new Keota. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2015-10-03

Senior Camp

Posted: Thursday, September 24th, 2015 at 12:32 pm

Title: Senior Camp
Description: \”Crooked Creek Christian Camp is hosting Senior Day on Thursday, October 8th. Seniors are invited to join them and be a kid again. The event is from 9AM-2:30PM. Cost for the day is $25 and lunch is provided. If you have questions or would like to register call the camp office at 653-3611.

Date: 2015-10-08

Wellman Senior Brunch

Posted: Thursday, September 24th, 2015 at 12:31 pm

Title: Wellman Senior Brunch
Description: The Goodwin Senior. Center in Wellman will have a Fall Brunch on this Sunday, Sept. 27th from 9am-1pm. The cost is a free will donation. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2015-09-27

Johnson Co. Women Voters

Posted: Thursday, September 24th, 2015 at 12:31 pm

Title: Johnson Co. Women Voters
Description: The League of Women Voters in Johnson County invites you to a one hour \”Train the Trainer\” class on Tuesday, October 20th at the Iowa City Public Library at 7PM. The Public is invited to attend and learn more about the caucus process.
Date: 2015-10-20

Garage Sale

Posted: Thursday, September 24th, 2015 at 12:13 pm

304 NW Baker Dr, Keota

Friday 9-6, Saturday 8-12

Kenneth E. “Barney” Rich

Posted: Thursday, September 17th, 2015 at 12:30 pm

A celebration of life for 77-year-old Kenneth E. “Barney” Rich of Wayland will be held Sunday (9-20) at 5:00 PM at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington. The body will be cremated following the service. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 2 p.m. until service time on Sunday (9/20). A memorial fund has been established for the Wayland Fire Department, Parkview Home and Cottonwood Cemetery.

Extension Gardening

Posted: Thursday, September 17th, 2015 at 8:44 am

Title: Extension Gardening
Description: The public is invited to attend a free program featuring gardens in Scotland and England as well as the Filoli Garden in California. The program will be held September 29 at 6:30 pm at the Washington County Extension Office. Gordon Dyer will be the presenter. The program is free of charge and is sponsored by the Washington County Master Gardeners. For more information on this presentation or the Master Gardener program, please contact the Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2015-09-29

Medicare Seminar

Posted: Thursday, September 17th, 2015 at 8:42 am

Title: Medicare Seminar
Description: A Welcome to Medicare Seminar is coming to Washington, Tuesday, September 22nd from 6-8:30PM. The two hour seminar will be held at the Robert Nicola Conference room at Washington County Hospital and Clinics. This program will discuss Medicare Part A and Part B benefits, prescription drug benefits, advantage plans and supplemental insurance. To register call (800)351-4664
Date: 2015-09-22

Energy Workshop

Posted: Thursday, September 17th, 2015 at 8:41 am

Title: Energy Workshop
Description: Improve your home\’s energy efficiency at the Southeast Iowa Energy Efficiency Workshop sponsored by Alliant Energy, Monday, October 5th at the Washington Public Library. Topics to be covered include lighting rebates, small business energy assessments, tax credits and more. Local businesses will be featured as vendors.
Date: 2015-10-05

Fall Festival

Posted: Thursday, September 17th, 2015 at 8:41 am

Title: Fall Festival
Description: The Louisa County Historical Society is hosting their Fall Festival Saturday, September 19th from 9A-2PM. Activities will take place at the Historical Society facility on Highway 61 in Wapello. A lunch of creamed chicken and biscuits will be served. For more information contact Norman McCormic at 319-728-8818
Date: 2015-09-19

Church Bazaar

Posted: Thursday, September 17th, 2015 at 8:40 am

Title: Church Bazaar
Description: St. Joseph and Cabrini Church in East Pleasant Plain is hosting their annual bazaar on Sunday, September 20th. Mass is at 9:30AM, a buffet dinner including chicken breast, pork lion, salad and dessert bar will be served from 11AM-1PM. Cost of the meal is $9 for adults, kids 3-12 are $3.50, under three are free. An auction begins at 1PM along with kids games, raffle, carriage rides, bingo and more. For more information contact Arlene Fritz at 694-3892.
Date: 2015-09-20

Gladys Vivian Lawrence

Posted: Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 at 6:52 am

Celebration of LIfe Service for 96-year-old Gladys Vivian Lawrence formerly of Keota will be held 6:30 p.m. Thursday (9/17) at the Yoder-Powell Funeral in Kalona. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday (9/17) at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established for Iowa City Hospice.

Band Concert

Posted: Saturday, September 12th, 2015 at 10:00 am

Title: Band Concert
Description: Thursday September 17th the Washington High School Marching Band will present a special performance at Case Field at 7PM. Admission is free. Water, popcorn and candy will be sold at the concession stand. All proceeds benefit the Washington High School Marching Bands trip to Hawaii for the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor. The Marching Band Appreciates your support.
Date: 2015-09-17

Swap Meet

Posted: Saturday, September 12th, 2015 at 9:59 am

Title: Swap Meet
Description: The Washington Model railroad club is hosting their annual train show and swap meet Sunday, September 27th from 9A-3PM at the KC Hall in Washington. Admission is $5 for adults, kids 6-12 are $1. Swap tables can be rented for $18 each. All scales will be represented. Refreshments will be available. For more information contact Mike Worley at 653-3782
Date: 2015-09-27