Uncategorized

Highland Golf-Fest

Posted: Monday, July 18th, 2016 at 1:34 pm

Title: Highland Golf-Fest
Location: Kalona
Description: The 9th Annual Highland Golf-Fest is Saturday, August 6th at the Kalona Golf Course. Registration is due by Monday, July 25th, cost is $65 per golfer or $260 for a foursome. It will be a 4 person best-shot competition with a luncheon provided. Check in on the day of the event will be at 8 AM with a shotgun start at 9 AM. For more info or to get a registration form, call Carrie at 330-1876, or visit the Highland School website.
Date: 2016-07-25

Tractor Pull

Posted: Sunday, July 17th, 2016 at 3:31 pm

The Garden Tractor Pull has been canceled for tonight due to extreme weather conditions.

Mid-Prairie 6th Grade Student Orientation

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 6:34 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie 6th Grade Student Orientation
Location: Wellman
Description: Mid-Prairie Middle School is hosting an incoming 6th grade student and family orientation on Monday, August 22nd from 5:30-6:30 PM in the middle school gym. They will share important MPMS info with students and families.
Date: 2016-08-22

Caregivers Support Group

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 6:33 pm

Title: Caregivers Support Group
Location: Washington
Description: A Caregivers Support Group meeting will be held on Thursday at 2 PM in the Applewood Bistro at Halcyon House in Washington. Everyone is welcome. For more info, call Susan Wellington at 319-653-8452.
Date: 2016-07-21

Babysitting Basics

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 6:32 pm

Title: Babysitting Basics
Location: Washington
Description: A Babysitting Basics Training Course will be offered from August 1st – 5th from 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. The cost is $30, as is available to any youth who have completed 5th grade. Interested youth are encouraged to register as soon as possible, as each class is limited to 25 students. Registration forms are available at the Washington County Extension Office. For more info, call 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-08-01

Mid-Prairie Transportation Night

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 6:31 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Transportation Night
Location: Wellman
Description: Mid-Prairie Transportation Night will be held on Tuesday, August 16th from 5:30-7:30 PM in the Mid-Prairie High School Cafeteria. Parents with children that will be riding the school bus this year are encouraged to attend, and will be able to meet their child\’s bus driver and ask any questions.
Date: 2016-08-16

Brinton Film Festival

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Title: Brinton Film Festival
Location: Ainsworth
Description: The 20th Annual Ainsworth Brinton Film Festival will be held Friday, July 29th and Saturday, July 30th at the Ainsworth Community Center Opera House. The event is free, but a free-will donation will be collected to support the Ainsworth Opera House. Doors open at 7 PM and ice cream, apple crisp, and cookies will be served. For more info, contact Mike Zahs at 319-653-6250.
Date: 2016-07-29

Louisa County Hunter Education

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 6:29 pm

Title: Louisa County Hunter Education
Location: Columbus Junction
Description: A Louisa County Hunter Education course will be offered on Thursday, August 18th from 6-9 PM at the American Legion Hall Post 100 in Columbus Junction, and also on Saturday, August 20th from 8 AM – 4:30 PM at Langwood Education Center. Students must attend both classes to become certified. The course includes classroom lessons as well as archery and shooting demonstrations. Snacks and drinks will be provided, but participants should bring a sack lunch on Saturday. Participants must be at least 11 years old to attend.
Date: 2016-08-18

Running Wild

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 6:28 pm

Title: Running Wild
Location: Wapello
Description: Louisa County Conservation is hosting Running Wild on Saturday, August 27th at 8:30 AM at Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge near Wapello. The event features free educational events and a 1 mile Kid\’s Fun Run, as well as 3 and 5 mile run/walks. Early bird registration begins August 19th, with entry fees of $20, and $25 after. Prizes will be awarded. To register, call 319-523-8381 or visit LouisaCountyConservation.com.
Date: 2016-08-27

IMS Art Camp

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 10:26 am

Title: IMS Art Camp
Location: Kalona
Description: The Iowa Mennonite School is hosting an art camp for students aged 4th grade and up from July 18th – 22nd from 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM. The cost is $75 per student and a $30 deposit is required. The camp will focus on digital sculpting using the program \”Sculptris.\”
Date: 2016-07-18

Winfield Reunion Concert

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 10:25 am

Title: Winfield Reunion Concert
Location: Winfield
Description: Winfield\’s SELAH will be presenting a reunion concert on Saturday (7/16) at 7 PM at the Winfield 1st Presbyterian Church. Singers in the group from 1982 to the present will be participating. Refreshments and fellowship will follow. Everyone will also have the opportunity to participate in a Haiti mission project.
Date: 2016-07-16

Fight for Liberty Combat Challenge

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 10:00 am

Title: Fight for Liberty Combat Challenge
Location: Iowa City
Description: The 2016 Fight for Liberty Combat Challenge is coming to Iowa City on Sunday, August 21st from 10 AM – 3 PM at the National Guard Armory. The competitive obstacle course will put men and women through similar training given to those that serve the country. For more info, call 319-499-1576.
Date: 2016-08-21

Paddle Into the Past

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 9:59 am

Title: Paddle Into the Past
Location: Jefferson County
Description: The Iowa DNR and Jefferson County Conservation are hosting Paddle into the Past on Saturday, July 23rd from 10 AM – 3 PM. The paddle will begin at Austin Park and end at the Keosauqua Boat Ramp and will focus on the geology and archeology of the Des Moines River. Registration is required and participation is limited to 20 boats. Register by calling Brittney at 641-472-4421.
Date: 2016-07-23

Bake Your Best Cookie Contest

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 9:58 am

Title: Bake Your Best Cookie Contest
Location: Washington
Description: The 3rd Annual Bake Your Best Cookie Contest will be held at the Washington County Fair on Wednesday, July 20th at 5:30 PM in the 4-H Hall. Cash prizes will be awarded, with contests for kids aged 10-18, and adults 19 and up. For any questions, call Ruth Ann Stacy at 694-4401 or Jane Dallmeyer at 653-2524.
Date: 2016-07-20

Women in Agronomy

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 9:57 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: 2016-08-22

Women in Agronomy

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 9:57 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: 2016-08-08

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