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Women in Agronomy

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 9:56 am

Title: Women in Agronomy
Location: Washington
Description: Women interested in learning more about agriculture are invited to attend the multi-session workshop called Agronomy in the Field. The workshops take place at the ISU Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm near Crawfordsville. Dates for the workshop are July 25th, August 8th, and August 22nd. The workshops run from 5 to 6 PM. For more info, call Meaghan at 337-2145, or Rebecca at the Washington County Extension Office at 653-4811. There is no cost, and no previous experience is needed.
Date: 2016-07-25

Low Vision/Blind Support Group

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 9:55 am

Title: Low Vision/Blind Support Group
Location: Coralville
Description: A support group for those with low vision and the blind will be held Wednesday (7/13) at 2 PM at the Coralville Public Library. For more info call 319-321-1839.
Date: 2016-07-13

For Sale

Posted: Friday, July 8th, 2016 at 9:05 am

1993 Ford Mustang convertible

$4800

2001 26ft camper

new tires

self contained

$5000 obo

563 349 7810

Pesticide Testing

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:09 pm

Title: Pesticide Testing
Location: Washington
Description: The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship will offer pesticide testing on Friday, July 8 from 10 AM – 2 PM at the Washington County Extension Office. Tests will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis. Testing is offered monthly on the second Friday until December. For more info, contact the Washington County Extension Office at 653-4811.
Date: 2016-07-08

Glow in the Dark Golf

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:08 pm

Title: Glow in the Dark Golf
Location: Washington
Description: Join Main Street Washington for glow in the dark golf at the Washington Golf and Country Club on July 8th. The cost is $40 per golfer and includes green fees and dinner, golf carts can be rented for an additional charge. Event pages and more details are coming soon.
Date: 2016-07-08

1st Assembly of God Church VBS

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:07 pm

Title: 1st Assembly of God Church VBS
Location: Washington
Description: 1st Assembly of God Church at 1602 East Washington Street is having a Vacation Bible School Summer Blast for kids of all ages on July 8th and 9th at 7 PM.
Date: 2016-07-09

Curt Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:05 pm

Title: Curt Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament
Location: Washington
Description: The 10th annual Curt Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament will be at Washington Golf & Country Club Saturday July 9th. It\’s a four person 18 hole best shot. To register your team contact Norm Bruty at 319-653-8151. Tee times are from 8:00 to 12:00 and cost is $35.00 for non members, $25.00 for members. Rental carts will be available for $25.00. Lunch will be provided. Proceeds go towards a scholarship for a WHS senior student.
Date: 2016-07-09

Washington Public Library Pianists

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:04 pm

Title: Washington Public Library Pianists
Location: Washington
Description: Pianists of all ages are invited to stop by the Washington Public Library and sign up to play on the Thursday, July 14th concert at noon. Those who wish to participate should sign up to play for a maximum of 5 minutes. The total concert will be no more than 45 minutes, so when the slots are filled, registration will end. Sign up early to make sure you get a slot to play on the 1888 Steinway grand piano.
Date: 2016-07-14

Asbury United Methodist Church VBS

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:03 pm

Title: Asbury United Methodist Church VBS
Location: Wellman
Description: Asbury United Methodist Church in Wellman is having Vacation Bible Study from July 25th through 28th from 6 PM to 8:30 PM. Children of all ages are invited to attend. The theme is Surf Shack. To register, call VBS Director Melanie Stutzman at 319-325-5552.
Date: 2016-07-25

Movies on Main Street

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:02 pm

Title: Movies on Main Street
Location: Washington
Description: Join Main Street Washington and Hy Vee for their 2nd Annual Movies on Main Street series in Central Square Park. Bring your lawnchair or a blanket and spread out in front of the bandstand on August 5th to catch The Wizard of Oz at 8:30 PM. Concessions will be available, and free popcorn will be presented by Washington County Public Health and I-Smile.
Date: 2016-08-05

Conservation Station Kid’s Day

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:01 pm

Title: Conservation Station Kid\’s Day
Location: Henry County Fair
Description: The Henry County Conservation Department and Oakland Mills Nature Center are sponsoring a Conservation Station trailer from Water Rocks to visit on Kid\’s Day, Saturday July 16th at the 2016 Henry County Fair from noon to 4 PM. The trailer includes a rainfall simulator as well as age-appropriate, hands-on interactive activities. Henry County Conservation\’s naturalists will be on hand with live reptiles during the event.
Date: 2016-07-16

4-H Communications Night

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Title: 4-H Communications Night
Location: Washington
Description: Washington County 4-H\’ers are eligible to participate in educational presentations at Communications Night on Wednesday, July 13th at 4 PM in Dallmeyer Hall at the fairgrounds. Senior aged 4-H\’ers may also participate in Extemporaneous Speaking. The event is open to the public from 4-8 PM to listen and learn about the topics discussed. Schedules are made and sent to 4-H\’ers after July 1st. For more information or to volunteer, contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-07-13

4-H Photo Mounting Day

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:59 pm

Title: 4-H Photo Mounting Day
Location: Washington
Description: The Washington County Extension Office is holding a 4-H Photo Mounting Day on Tuesday, July 12 from 9 AM-2 PM at the Washington County Extension Office on the fairgrounds. The event is open to all Washington County 4-H\’ers who want to prepare their photography exhibits for the fair. No registration is necessary. For more information or to volunteer to help, contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-07-12

YMCA Open House

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:58 pm

Title: YMCA Open House
Location: Washington
Description: The Washington County YMCA will be holding open house events on Monday, July 18th from 5 PM – 7 PM and Saturday, July 23rd from 10 AM – noon in anticipation of the upcoming bond vote on August 2nd. Washington residents are invited to the main building for a tour. Becky Harkema, CEO of the Washington County YMCA will be available during the events to answer questions regarding the new YMCA.
Date: 2016-07-18

Spirit of Chautauqua Concert

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:58 pm

Title: Spirit of Chautauqua Concert
Location: Marr Park
Description: The “Spirit of Chautauqua” concert is coming to Marr Park on Thursday, July 14th at 7 PM at the Mary Marr Lodge. The concert is free, and CDs and a tip jar will be available for donations. For more info, visit SpiritofChautauqua.com or call Will Schmitt at 515-468-1989.
Date: 2016-07-14

ACC Blood Drive

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:57 pm

Title: ACC Blood Drive
Location: Ainsworth
Description: The Ainsworth Community Church is hosting a blood drive on Monday, August 22nd from 2-7 PM in the Fellowship Hall of the South Church at the corner of 4th and Washington. For an appointment, contact Jan Temple at 319-330-6175.
Date: 2016-08-22

Wine and Whiskers Gala

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:56 pm

Title: Wine and Whiskers Gala
Location: Wooden Wheel Vineyards
Description: The Wine and Whiskers Gala will be Saturday, August 13th at 5 PM at Wooden Wheel Vineyards to support PAWS. The cost is $25 per person for wine and dinner, with proceeds going to the shelter. Tickets can be purchased at PAWS or from a board member. For more info, call 319-653-6713.
Date: 2016-08-13

Mid-Prairie Churches Clothes Give-Away

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:55 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Churches Clothes Give-Away
Location: Kalona
Description: The Council of Mid-Prairie Churches is sponsoring a clothes give-away for residents of the Washington County area. It will be held in the Fellowship Hall of the Kalona United Methodist Church located at 4th Street and C Avenue. The give-away will be on Friday, July 22 from 1-6 PM and Saturday, July 23 from 9-noon. Good, clean used clothing, shoes, coats, and linens will be available to families needing assistance with these items.
Date: 2016-07-22

4-H and FFA Livestock Auction

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:54 pm

Title: 4-H and FFA Livestock Auction
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a 4-H and FFA Livestock Auction on Friday, July 22nd starting at 9 AM at the Washington County Fairgrounds. The livestock that will be sold include sheep, goats, rabbits, swine, and cattle, though buyers will not take possession of swine. There will also be pancakes, sausage, and beverages provided from 7:30 – 9AM. For questions or more info, contact Amy Green at 653-4811.
Date: 2016-07-22

Stand-Up Paddleboard Clinic

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:54 pm

Title: Stand-Up Paddleboard Clinic
Location: Wapello
Description: A stand up paddleboard clinic will be offered on Wednesday, July 20th at Snively Campground near Wapello. There will be three 45-minute sessions starting at 6 PM, 6:30 PM, and 7 PM. Any participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 319-523-8381. For more information, visit LouisaCountyConservation.org.
Date: 2016-07-20