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Pesticide Testing

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:51 pm

Title: Pesticide Testing
Location: Washington
Description: The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship will offer pesticide testing on Friday, December 9th at the Washington County Extension Office from 10 AM – 2 PM. Tests will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis. For more info, contact the Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-12-09

Pesti

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:51 pm

Title: Pesti
Description: The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship will offer pesticide testing on Friday, December 9th at the Washington County Extension Office from 10 AM – 2 PM. Tests will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis. For more info, contact the Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-11-28

Winter Nature Camp

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:51 pm

Title: Winter Nature Camp
Location: Jefferson County
Description: Jefferson County Conservation is offering a Winter Nature Camp at Jefferson County Park on Tuesday, December 27th, and Wednesday, December 28th. Youth in pre-school and kindergarten will meet Tuesday from 9-11:30 am, with 3-6th graders meeting from 1-4 pm. Youth in 1st and 2nd grade are invited to attend Wednesday from 9-11:30 am. Youth will be spending time outside for camp and should come prepared for outdoor winter fun. Cost is $10 per child, and preregistration is required before Wednesday, December 21st. Registration forms are available at the Conservation Office. For more info, call 641-472-4421.
Start Date: 2016-12-27
End Date: 2016-12-28

STEM Festival

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Title: STEM Festival
Location: Washington
Description: Kirkwood\’s Washington County Regional Center is hosting the Washington County STEM Festival on Wednesday (11/30) from 4-7 pm. The goal is to promote the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math, and is geared toward kindergartners through 8th graders and their families. The event is free and open to the public. Registrations are encouraged and can be made online at www.kirkwood.edu/stemfestival.
Date: 2016-11-30

PQA Plus Program

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:49 pm

Title: PQA Plus Program
Location: Washington
Description: Washington County Extension is partnering with the Iowa Pork Industry Center to provide training for pork producers and others who need certification in the Pork Quality Assurance Plus program. The session will be held on Tuesday, December 6th at 6:30 pm at the Extension Office in Washington. Cost is $25 per person. For more info or to preregister, call 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-12-06

Winfield Tour of Homes

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:48 pm

Title: Winfield Tour of Homes
Location: Winfield
Description: The Winfield Community Development Group is hosting a Tour of Homes and Soup Supper on Saturday (12/3). The Tour of Homes will run from 4-7 pm, with tickets available at the library for $10. Santa will also be at the library starting at 3 pm. The Soup Supper runs from 5-8 pm at the Legion Building. There is no cost for the supper, but a free-will offering will be accepted with proceeds benefiting the community pool project.
Date: 2016-12-03

Mid-Prairie Madrigal Dinner

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:48 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Madrigal Dinner
Location: Wellman
Description: The Mid-Prairie Choir Department is presenting their 23rd Annual Madrigal Dinner Friday (12/2) through Sunday (12/4). The dinner and show will begin at 7 pm on Friday, 6 pm on Saturday, and 5 pm on Sunday. For tickets, call the school at 319-646-6091.
Start Date: 2016-12-02
End Date: 2016-12-04

Ag Outlook and Management Seminar

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:47 pm

Title: Ag Outlook and Management Seminar
Location: Washington
Description: ISU Extension and Outreach is hosting an Ag Outlook and Management seminar on Thursday, December 8th at the Henry County Extension Office in Mt. Pleasant starting at 7:45 am. Cost is $40 per person or $60 per couple, and breakfast will be included. The seminar will focus on crop and livestock trends, as well as income potential and management implications. For more info or to register, call 319-385-8126.
Date: 2016-12-08

Classical Music Concert

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:46 pm

Title: Classical Music Concert
Location: Harper
Description: The Clear Creek Heritage Association is hosting a classical music concert on Sunday (12/4) starting at 2 pm at the St. Peter and Paul Church in Harper. The concert will feature the Southeast Iowa Symphony\’s Chamber Orchestra. The event is free, though donations are welcome. For more info, call 319-461-3281.
Date: 2016-12-04

Cookie and Candy Walk

Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2016 at 5:46 pm

Title: Cookie and Candy Walk
Location: Winfield
Description: The Winfield Presbyterian Church is hosting a cookie and candy walk on Saturday (12/3) from 3-5 pm. Stop in before or in-between the Tour of Homes, which runs from 4-7 pm. For any questions, call Jeanne at 319-759-0798.
Date: 2016-12-03

Pest Control Operators Course

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:48 pm

Title: Pest Control Operators Course
Location: Washington
Description: Washington County Extension is hosting a Pest Control Operators course on Wednesday, December 7th from 8:30-11:30 am. Registration is $70. For more info or to register, call the Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-12-07

UP Mini Camps

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:47 pm

Title: UP Mini Camps
Location: Washington
Description: The United Presbyterian Church is hosting mini camps on early out days on Wednesday, November 30th and December 14th from 1:30-4 pm to prepare a special Christmas program. To sign up, call 653-6588.
Date: 2016-12-14

UP Mini Camps

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:46 pm

Title: UP Mini Camps
Location: Washington
Description: The United Presbyterian Church is hosting mini camps on early out days on Wednesday, November 30th and December 14th from 1:30-4 pm to prepare a special Christmas program. To sign up, call 653-6588.
Date: 2016-11-30

UP Kids Camp

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:46 pm

Title: UP Kids Camp
Location: Washington
Description: The United Presbyterian Church is hosting a Kids Camp for grades 1-6 on Monday, November 28th from 8 am – 4 pm.
Date: 2016-11-28

UP Soup Supper

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Title: UP Soup Supper
Location: Washington
Description: The United Presbyterian high school youth are hosting a soup supper on Wednesday (11/23) from 5:30-6:30 pm. Proceeds will support their summer mission trip.
Date: 2016-11-21

Gingerbread House Competition

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:44 pm

Title: Gingerbread House Competition
Location: Mt. Pleasant
Description: Tres Bon Candy Store in Mt. Pleasant is accepting submissions for a Gingerbread House competition until Thursday, December 8th. Anyone is eligible for the contest and entry forms can be picked up at the store. Houses submitted will be on display in the front windows, and after December 8th, ballots will be available for voting. Cash prizes will be awarded to winners in four categories. For more info, call 319-343-7011.
Date: 2016-12-08

CCA Holiday Craft Fair

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:43 pm

Title: CCA Holiday Craft Fair
Location: Amana
Description: Clear Creek Amana High School is hosting a Holiday Craft Fair on Sunday, December 4th from 1-5 pm. There will be local crafters, artists and vendors, as well as a cookie walk and visit from Santa. Admission is a free-will offering with proceeds benefiting the CCA Marching Band and Color Guard.
Date: 2016-12-04

Christmas Tree Walk

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:43 pm

Title: Christmas Tree Walk
Location: Wayland
Description: The Bethel Mennonite Church is hosting a Christmas Tree Walk on Wednesday, December 14th from 6-8 pm. Cookies will be available by the dozen in exchange for a free-will donation, with proceeds going toward local families in need. All who attend will be entered to win door prizes. Free hot drinks and donuts will also be served.
Date: 2016-12-14

Holiday Gift Making for Kids

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:42 pm

Title: Holiday Gift Making for Kids
Location: Ainsworth
Description: Washington County Conservation is hosting a Holiday Gift Making for Kids program on Saturday, December 3rd from 1-3 pm at the Conservation Education Center at Marr Park. Kids will be able to make nature-inspired age-appropriate gifts that will not be publicized to keep them a secret. Cost is $5 for one gift and $8 for two. For more info, call 319-657-2400.
Date: 2016-12-03

Iowa City Coin Club Coin Show

Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2016 at 1:42 pm

Title: Iowa City Coin Club Coin Show
Location: Iowa City
Description: The Iowa City Old Capitol Coin Club will hold its annual coin show on Sunday, December 11th from 9 am – 4 pm at the Clarion Hotel in Iowa City. There will be raffle prizes, including the top prize of a $5 gold coin. There will be free parking and the event is open to the public.
Date: 2016-12-11