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Loebsack Office Hours

Posted: Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 at 11:58 pm

Title: Loebsack Office Hours
Description: Congressman Dave Loebsack will hold office hours Wednesday January 10 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Washington Chamber of Commerce. Loebsack’s District Representative Jared Hershberger will be on hand to work with individuals who are having difficulty with a government agency, have questions for Dave, or would just like to share their concerns.
Date: 2018-01-10

Red Cedar Chamber Music

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:36 pm

Title: Red Cedar Chamber Music
Description: The LET’S Center and Red Cedar Chamber Music present A Little Klezmer Among Friends. Clarinetist Christine Bellomy will join violinist Miera Kim and cellist Carey Bostian on Friday February 16 at 7 p.m. at the Washington Community Center. Tickets can be purchased at the LET’S Center or Dodici’s Shop or at letscenter.org.
Date: 2018-02-16

Fire Station Tour

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:36 pm

Title: Fire Station Tour
Description: A public presentation on the Washington fire station project and tours of the existing city hall, police and fire facility will be held on Monday February 5 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the existing building at 215 East Washington Street. All members of the public are invited to attend.
Date: 2018-02-05

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:35 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Description: The City of Riverside will host a community blood drive from 3-6:30 p.m. on Monday January 29 inside the fire department. To donate contact Terry Philips at 430-8536 or visit bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 207 to locate the drive.
Date: 2018-01-29

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:35 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Holy Trinity Catholic Church will host a blood drive on Thursday January 25 from 2:30-7 p.m. at the Parish Center at 109 North Lincoln Street in Keota.
Date: 2018-01-25

Bereavement Luncheon

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:35 pm

Title: Bereavement Luncheon
Description: Iowa City Hospice is hosting a social luncheon, open to all bereaved, as an opportunity to connect and share common experiences with others. The luncheon will be on Thursday January 25 at 11:30 a.m. at JW Foods in Kalona. To RSVP call 351-5665.
Date: 2018-01-25

Grieving Your Spouse

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:34 pm

Title: Grieving Your Spouse
Description: Iowa City Hospice is hosting grieving your spouse, a professionally led, ongoing support group for individuals who have lost a spouse or partner within the past two years. Pre-registration is required for the group, which will meet Wednesday January 24 from 3:30-5 p.m. at Iowa City Hospice.
Date: 2018-01-24

U.S. Citizenship Classes

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:34 pm

Title: U.S. Citizenship Classes
Description: Latinos for Washington, Inc. and Kirkwood Community College have partnered to offer free U.S. Citizenship classes. The new session will begin Monday January 22 and end February 28. Classes will meet twice a week on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6-7:30 p.m. on the 2nd floor of the Washington Public Library. For more information contact latinosforwashingtoninc@gmail.com or 319-214-0502.
Date: 2018-01-22

Legislative Briefing

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:33 pm

Title: Legislative Briefing
Description: There will be a legislative briefing on Saturday January 20 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Washington County Courthouse. Call 653-3272 for more information.
Date: 2018-01-20

Fish Fry

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:33 pm

Title: Fish Fry
Description: The Knights of Columbus will hold a fish fry on January 19 from 5-7:30 p.m. at the KC Hall in Harper.
Date: 2018-01-19

Cents & Sensibility

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:33 pm

Title: Cents & Sensibility
Description: The Kirkwood Washington County Regional Center will be hosting Cents & Sensibility-Money 101 on Wednesday January 17 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Learn about budgeting and how to save money in this free class. Contact kent@iowaable.org or 515-292-2972 to register.
Date: 2018-01-17

Fire Station Tour

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:32 pm

Title: Fire Station Tour
Description: A public presentation on the Washington fire station project and tours of the existing city hall, police and fire facility will be held on Monday January 15 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the existing building at 215 East Washington Street. All members of the public are invited to attend.
Date: 2018-01-15

Sticks and Strings

Posted: Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 8:32 pm

Title: Sticks and Strings
Description: The Washington Public Library is hosting sticks and strings Friday January 5 at 7 p.m. Bring your knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, and other projects to work on, to share, and to learn with fellow fiber artists.
Date: 2018-01-05

STEM Club Deadline

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 10:01 pm

Title: STEM Club Deadline
Description: The 4-H After School STEM Club is now taking registrations for the February and March Sessions. This club is open to all students in 3rd-5th grade who want to experiment more with science, technology, engineering, and math. Registration is accepted on a first come, first serve basis until January 26 at the Lincoln Elementary Office or the Washington County Extension Office. Students may register for one or both STEM Club sessions.
Date: 2018-01-26

4-H Club Deadline

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 10:01 pm

Title: 4-H Club Deadline
Description: Washington County Extension and Washington County Hospital and Clinics are partnering for a kids in the kitchen after school club for 1st-2nd grade students at Stewart Elementary. This club is open to any 1st-2nd grader who wants to learn more about healthy living, eating, and moving and will be held Thursdays after school until 4:30 at Stewart Elementary. Registration is accepted on a first come, first serve basis until January 12 at the Stewart Elementary Office or at the extension office.
Date: 2018-01-12

Prescribed Fire Workshop

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 10:00 pm

Title: Prescribed Fire Workshop
Description: A prescribed fire workshop will be held on Thursday February 22 from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters. This workshop is geared toward landowners who are interested in using prescribed fire as a management tool for prairies and woodlands, and anyone 18 and older may attend. Volunteer firefighters are also encouraged to attend and may find this class helpful in responding to wildfires. Pre-registration is required, and space is limited. Participants can register and pay online at tri-rivers.org or forms can be picked up at the Louisa and Muscatine County Conservation and NRCS offices.
Date: 2018-02-22

4-H Trip Deadline

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 9:38 pm

Title: 4-H Trip Deadline
Description: Washington County 7-9th grade 4-H’ers are invited to attend Region 15 4-H Intermediate Trip to Chicago March 9-10. 4-H’ers will have a full experience of the city with Navy Pier, Blue Man Group, Shedd Aquarium, Museum of Science and Industry and Tilt 360 at John Hancock Observatory. Registration forms are available at the extension office or on the extension website. Registration is accepted until space is filled or January 25.
Date: 2018-01-25

Comedy Magician

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 9:37 pm

Title: Comedy Magician
Description: The Fine Arts and Music Enhancers will host CCA Alum Steve Meade as he performs his comedy hypnosis show “The Virtual Reality Tour” Thursday, January 25 at 7 p.m. at the Clear Creek Amana High School Performing Arts Center in Tiffin. Tickets are $10 each and $40 per family and can be purchased at the door. All proceeds go towards the K-12 fine arts programs at Clear Creek Amana School District.
Date: 2018-01-25

Caregiver Support Group

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 9:37 pm

Title: Caregiver Support Group
Description: Iowa City Hospice is hosting a caregiver support group Wednesday January 17 from 1-2 p.m. at Johnson County Extension in Iowa City. This group is for caregivers that offers emotional and education support in a nonjudgmental atmosphere. To RSVP call 339-6162.
Date: 2018-01-17

Ice Fishing Clinic

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 9:36 pm

Title: Ice Fishing Clinic
Description: Washington County Conservation Board is hosting an ice fishing clinic at Marr Park Saturday January 13 at 1 p.m. Ice fishing poles and bait will be provided, anyone over 16 is required to have a fishing license. Warm up afterward in the Conservation Center with some hot cocoa, explore the building, and view the 180-gallon native fish aquarium.
Date: 2018-01-13