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Halcyon House Blue Zone Tour

Posted: Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 at 3:49 pm

Title: Halcyon House Blue Zone Tour
Description: Cruise around the Mediterranean with the Halcyon House Blue Zones Passport Friday, May 6th at 6:30PM at the Halcyon House Morrison Center. The second stop on the journey to longevity is Greece. They will taste the Mediterranean diet and explore their culture, while enjoying a performance by the belly dancers of Karma Dance Studio in Iowa City. Join Halcyon House for Mediterranean hors d\’oeuvres, wine and dancing.
Date: 2016-05-06

Johnson County Master Gardner Sale

Posted: Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 at 3:48 pm

Title: Johnson County Master Gardner Sale
Description: Johnson County Master Gardeners is seeking donations for its ninth annual Garden Sale and Flea Market. Garden-related items must be operational and clean. Accepted items include perennial, annual and vegetable plants, tools, yard art and holiday decorations. Donations may be taken to the Johnson County Fair Grounds, Building B, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.Thursday, May 12, and Friday, May 13.
Start Date: 2016-05-12
End Date: 2016-05-13

Trinity United Methodist Women Brunch

Posted: Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 at 3:48 pm

Title: Trinity United Methodist Women Brunch
Description: The Trinity United Methodist Women are hosting a Spring Brunch on Saturday, April 30th at 9:30 am at Trinity United Methodist Church. The Speaker is Brad Koenig (Kay-nig) from Domestic Violence Intervention Program. The United Methodist Women are also accepting donations. For questions, call Carol at 319-330-1793
Date: 2016-04-30

Iowa City Hospice Walk

Posted: Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 at 3:47 pm

Title: Iowa City Hospice Walk
Description: The Iowa City Hospice at the Walk for Dignity on April 24, at Willow Creek Park. Festivities begin at noon. Leashed pets are welcome. Participants are encouraged, but not required, to collect donations for Iowa City Hospice. Participants can walk individually or with a team. This celebration of life also includes children’s activities, refreshments, team/group photos, live music and 1- or 3-mile routes. For more information, visit http://iowacityhospice.org.
Date: 2016-04-24

West Chester Vendor Fair

Posted: Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 at 3:46 pm

Title: West Chester Vendor Fair
Description: The 3rd annual West Chester Vendor Fair will be held April 23rd from 9AM-3PM at the West Chester Community Center. A potato bar lunch will be served.
Date: 2016-04-23

Mid-Prairie Dance Team Night

Posted: Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 at 3:46 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Dance Team Night
Description: 4th Annual Mid-Prairie Dance Team Night “Our Time To Shine” is Saturday, April 23rd at 7:30pm at the High School Gym. Come out and support the award winning Mid- Prairie Dance Team. Tickets will be available at the door, adults $5.00, students K-12 $3.00, children under five are free. Doors open at 6:30.
Date: 2016-04-23

Kalona Village Vintage and Handmade

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:24 am

Title: Kalona Village Vintage and Handmade
Description: The Kalona Historical Village will have a Vintage and Handmade at the Village sale Friday, April 29th from 10AM-5PM and Saturday, April 30th from 10AM-4PM. Admission is free. There is a charge to tour the village buildings. For more information contact the Historical Village at 319-656-3232 or kalonatours@kctc.net.
Start Date: 2016-04-29
End Date: 2016-04-30

HERO Poker Run

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:23 am

Title: HERO Poker Run
Description: The Healing at English River Outfitters Spring Poker Run and Benefit is Saturday, May 7th. Registration begins at 9AM at Unc & Nephs in Washington. For more information call 319-201-1042.
Date: 2016-05-07

Alex Meixner Band

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:22 am

Title: Alex Meixner Band
Description: The Alex Meixner Band will perform at the Washington Community Theater Tuesday, April 26th at 7:30PM. If you would like more information call 319-863-3132.
Date: 2016-04-26

Washington RAGBRAI Town Hall

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:22 am

Title: Washington RAGBRAI Town Hall
Description: There will be a RAGBRAI Washington town hall meeting Monday, April 18th from 6-7PM at the Washington High School Commons. This is an opportunity to meet the team, find out about volunteer opportunities, ask questions and get answers.
Date: 2016-04-18

Port Louisa Bird Festival

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:21 am

Title: Port Louisa Bird Festival
Description: Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge is hosting a Bird Festival Saturday, May 7th from 7AM-noon. Watch and learn as the refuge biologist and trained volunteers use mist nets to capture song birds. The birds will be banded and released. This event is for the entire family. For more information call 319-523-6982.
Date: 2016-05-07

Triangular Sees Area Teams Face Off

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Kalona Golf Course is the sight of a triangular tonight with three KCII area teams going head to head. The Washington, Mid-Prairie and Columbus girls golf teams will all be in attendance.

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Efforts Continuing to Raise Funds for Main Street Washington

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Efforts to raise funds for Main Street Washington are ongoing but director Sarah Sadrakula has a positive outlook.

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Wash Co Relay For Life Kickoff

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Title: Wash Co Relay For Life Kickoff
Description: Washington County Relay for Life is holding a Relay Kickoff Saturday, April 16th at Marr Park in Ainsworth. This will take place just after the 5k/10k Color Run event. The Color Run begins at 9AM. For more information email washcorelayforlife@yahoo.com or find Relay for Life of Washington County on Facebook.
Date: 2016-04-16

Washington County Relay For Life

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:59 am

Title: Washington County Relay For Life
Description: The Washington County Relay for Life event is Saturday, June 18th at Central Park in Washington. Opening ceremonies are set for noon with the Fight Back Ceremony and final lap around the track set for 10PM.
Date: 2016-06-18

4-H Food Safety Training

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:59 am

Title: 4-H Food Safety Training
Description: Region 15 Food Safety and Quality Assurance training for 4th-6th graders will be held Tuesday, May 10th at the Iowa County Fairgrounds in Marengo from 5:30-9PM.
Date: 2016-05-10

4-H Food Safety Training

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:58 am

Title: 4-H Food Safety Training
Description: Region 15 Food Safety and Quality Assurance training for 4th-6th graders will be held Saturday, April 23rd at the Washington County Extension Office from 8:15 to noon.
Date: 2016-04-23

Wash Co. 4-H Fundraiser Breakfast

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:57 am

Title: Wash Co. 4-H Fundraiser Breakfast
Description: Washington County 4-H is hosting a Pancakes and More Breakfast Fundraiser Saturday, April 16th in the basement of Dallmeyer Hall on the Washington County Fairgrounds. Menu includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage and a drink. A freewill donation will be accepted. Proceeds will go toward Washington County 4-H program enrollment fees.
Date: 2016-04-16

Community Foundation Scholarship Deadline

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:57 am

Title: Community Foundation Scholarship Deadline
Description: The Community Foundation of Washington is awarding a $500 scholarship to a Washington County resident pursuing a degree from a college, university, community college or trade school. The applicant must have completed at least one year of post secondary education or be returning to school after an absence of at least one year. Applications are available online at www.cfwashingtoncounty.org or can be found at the Washington, Kalona and Wellman Public Libraries or the Kirkwood Learning Center. Applications are due by May 31st.
Date: 2016-05-31

Saints Peter and Paul Cookoff

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 11:56 am

Title: Saints Peter and Paul Cookoff
Description: The second annual cook off contest at SS Peter and Paul Church at Clear Creek is Saturday, June 25th. Entering the contest costs $100 with a $350 prize for each entree. Chef sign up must be done by May 1st by calling Jon Baker at 319-461-5900 or Mick Berg at 319-461-3281. For those interested in the meal tickets are $10. Other activities include a beer tent and fireworks at dark.
Date: 2016-06-25