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Old Theatre Keck Players seeking help

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:45 pm

Title: Old Theatre Keck Players seeking help
Description: Have you ever wondered what happens backstage of a theatre production? The Old Theatre Keck Players
are seeking help for set making, props, director, sound effects, and stage manager for their fall performances November 3-5 on the Heritage Stage in Wapello. For more information call Kathy Dice at 729-5905 or Laura Mangold at Midwest Rod & Restoration. The first read through for parts is on September 12 at the United Methodist Church in Wapello.

Date: 2017-09-12

Alias Brass Company Performance

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:44 pm

Title: Alias Brass Company Performance
Location: Washington Community Theater
Description: The Washington Concert Association is sponsoring a performance by the Alias Brass Company at the Washington Community Theater on Friday, September 15 at 7:30 p.m. The Alias Brass Company are a group of five artists that perform a blend of classical, jazz, and pop music. Call 461-6402 with any questions.
Date: 2017-09-15

Calf Selection Workshop

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:43 pm

Title: Calf Selection Workshop
Description: 4-H’ers involved in the beef project area are encouraged to attend this fall calf selection workshop September 17 at 4 p.m. at the Pat Schneider Farm in Riverside. These workshops are open to all 4-H’ers. Parents are encouraged to attend. Everyone should wear close-toed shoes. Questions may be directed to Amy at the Washington County Extension Office.
Date: 2017-09-17

WSWCD Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:43 pm

Title: WSWCD Meeting
Description: The Washington Soil & Water Conservation District will hold their meeting on September 7 at 7:30 p.m. at the USDA office. The tentative agenda items for the meeting include cover crop applications, cost share applications and amendments, and bills for payment. This meeting is open to the public.

Date: 2017-09-07

Wellman Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:42 pm

Title: Wellman Blood Drive
Description: Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is hosting a community blood drive on Monday, September 11 from 2-7 p.m. at Parkside Activities Center in Wellman. To donate contact Leroy Powell at 646-5474 or visit bloodcenterimpact.org.

Date: 2017-09-11

Mobile Food Pantry

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:41 pm

Title: Mobile Food Pantry
Description: Attention Washington County: The HACAP (pronounced hay-cap) mobile food pantry will be at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington on Thursday September 7th from 1-2 p.m. The pantry will close early if supplies run out. Call the HACAP food reservoir at 393-7811 with any questions.
Date: 2017-09-07

New Year 4-H Party

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:41 pm

Title: New Year 4-H Party
Location: Washington County Extension Office
Description: Washington County 4-H is ready to ring in the new 4-H year with their Happy New Year Party from 4-7 p.m. on September 17 at the extension office. In addition to enrollment assistance, staff will be available to answer other 4-H questions. Light snacks and prize drawings will also be a part of the event. Contact the Washington County Extension Office with any questions at 653-4811.
Date: 2017-09-17

Pesticide Testing

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:40 pm

Title: Pesticide Testing
Description: The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship will offer pesticide testing on Friday, September 8 at the Washington County Extension office from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. All tests are available at this site and will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Date: 2017-09-08

Youth Group Pizza Party

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:40 pm

Title: Youth Group Pizza Party
Description: The Christ Is Alive Youth Group will kickoff the 2017-2018 year with a pizza party on Sunday, September 24 at 6 p.m. at the United Church of Crawfordsville. Parents are encouraged to attend this first meeting to find out what’s happening, sign new waivers, get to know the youth ministry team and volunteer if they would like. Plans for the year include paintballing, retreat, missions and more!
Date: 2017-09-24

BBQ Smoke Off Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:40 pm

Title: BBQ Smoke Off Fundraiser
Location: Columbus Junction
Description: Louisa County Ambulance is having a BBQ Smoke Off Fundraiser on October 14 from 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. at Louisa County Ambulance in Columbus Junction. Join us for an afternoon of fun, music, and food, all while raising funds to help buy new training equipment and uniforms for your local ambulance services. Please contact staff at Louisa County Ambulance or check out their Facebook page for entry forms and more information.
Date: 2017-10-14

Bible Study

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:39 pm

Title: Bible Study
Description: Fern Cliff Evangelical Free Church in Wayland is having a bible study group on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. from October 3rd through November 21. You’re invited to join a meeting of people who are interested in getting healthy in a non-judgmental, small group environment. For more information contact Lyn Conrad at 458-0142.
Date: 2017-10-03

Annual Grilled Turkey Dinner

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:39 pm

Title: Annual Grilled Turkey Dinner
Description: Washington Rotary Club will be having their 27th Annual Grilled Turkey Dinner on Monday, September 11th at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. Tickets are $10 and kids under 5 are free. The dinner will be serving from 4:30-7 p.m. Carry out is available.
Date: 2017-09-11

Fall Luncheon and Auction

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:38 pm

Title: Fall Luncheon and Auction
Location: Lone Tree
Description: St. Mary Catholic Church in Lone Tree is having their fall luncheon and auction on Sunday, September 24 at the Lone Tree American Legion. The luncheon begins at 11 a.m. and includes homemade chicken noodle and chili soups, turkey salad and ham sandwiches, cake, pie, and bars. Live auction begins at 1 p.m. A silent auction will be from 11 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
Date: 2017-09-24

Keota and West Chester Garage Sale

Posted: Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 8:37 pm

Title: Keota and West Chester Garage Sale
Description: Keota and West Chester will both be having community garage sales on Friday, September 22 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and on Saturday, September 23 from 8 a.m.-noon.
Start Date: 2017-09-22
End Date: 2017-09-23

Library Noontime Concert

Posted: Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 6:43 pm

Title: Library Noontime Concert
Location: Washington
Description: Iowa Wesleyan University music professors Donna DeBose and Jason Edwards, and piano instructor Margie Runaas will fill the Washington Public Library with beautiful music as a vocal, piano, woodwind trio on Thursday, September 14th at 12:15 p.m. for the first noontime concert of the season.
Date: 2017-09-14

UP Vendor Fair

Posted: Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 6:42 pm

Title: UP Vendor Fair
Location: United Presbyterian Home
Description: The United Presbyterian Home in Washington is hosting a vendor fair on Thursday, September 14 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the main dining room at the UP Home. Check out the handmade items from campus residents as well as other local artists and commercial vendors.
Date: 2017-09-14

Peterseim Funeral Home 100th Anniversary Open House

Posted: Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 6:42 pm

Title: Peterseim Funeral Home 100th Anniversary Open House
Description: Beatty & Peterseim Funeral Home is celebrating their 100th year in business and would like to invite everyone to an open house on Sunday, September 10th from 1-4 p.m at the funeral home in Kalona. The afternoon will include pie and icecream and live music. Come help them celebrate 100 years!
Date: 2017-09-10

Kalona Car Show

Posted: Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 6:41 pm

Title: Kalona Car Show
Description: Tuscan Moon and Kalona News are sponsoring a car show Saturday September 2nd at 4 p.m. at Tuscan Moon Restaurant in Kalona. Stroll along and see the custom cars. There will be a DJ playing ‘50s and ‘60s music at Tuscan Moon. For more information call 656-3315.
Date: 2017-09-02

Winfield Citywide Garage Sale

Posted: Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 6:40 pm

Title: Winfield Citywide Garage Sale
Description: Winfield will be having their fall city-wide garage sale on Saturday, September 23. If you would like to be on the map, email Lisa Piper at piperlisa12@gmail.com The deadline to be on the map is Thursday, September 15th at 5 p.m. Please include a few items you’d like to highlight and whether you’ll be open on Friday, September 22 as well.
Date: 2017-09-23

Grieving Your Spouse

Posted: Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 6:39 pm

Title: Grieving Your Spouse
Location: Iowa City
Description: Grieving Your Spouse is a professionally led ongoing support group for people whose spouse or significant other has died in the last three years. The group is set up to help the grieving partner reconcile the loss. In the group, we not only learn from others who are also grieving but also have an opportunity to process our own grief. The group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Iowa City Hospice offices in Iowa City. For more information or to RSVP call Julie at 688-4217.
Date: 2017-09-27