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Halloween Trivia Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:45 pm

Title: Halloween Trivia Fundraiser
Description: Hospice of Washington County is having a Halloween Trivia Fundraiser on Friday October 27 at 7 p.m. at Dallmeyer Hall in the Washington County Fairgrounds. Come in costume for more fun and prizes. Teams are 4-10 players and cost is $10 per person. BYOB, adult beverage is okay but be responsible. Snacks will be available for a free will donation or bring your own. Call 653-7321 for more info or to register.
Date: 2017-10-27

Wellness Fair

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:44 pm

Title: Wellness Fair
Location: Kalona
Description: The 2017 Wellness Fair, hosted by the Kalona Chamber of Commerce, is an event coinciding with the Mid-Prairie Color Run and will be happening Saturday October 21 from 4-7 p.m. Either before, during, or after the color run, check out the Wellness Fair in the east parking lot in front of the middle school. There will be activities and games for kids, to help learn about being healthy and living well.
Date: 2017-10-06

Golden Hawks Color Run

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:44 pm

Title: Golden Hawks Color Run
Description: Mid-Prairie is hosting a Golden Hawks Color Run on Saturday October 21 at the Middle School in Kalona. This event is being held to help support field trips, assemblies, and other school enrichment activities. This is the Mid-Prairie Student Boosters’ biggest fundraiser of the year. Registration is at 3 p.m., event starts at 4 p.m.
Date: 2017-10-21

P. Buckley Moss Art Show

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:44 pm

Title: P. Buckley Moss Art Show
Location: Kalona Historical Village
Description: P. Buckley Moss will be having an art show and signing event on Friday, October 20 from 1-7 p.m. and Saturday October 21 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Kalona Historical Village. Call 656-3853 for more information.
Start Date: 2017-10-20
End Date: 2017-10-21

Wacky Wednesday

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:43 pm

Title: Wacky Wednesday
Description: Washington Public Library is hosting “Wacky Wednesday” on October 18 for grades K-5. They will be making spooky slime, eating a spooky treat and playing silly games. Registration is required.
Date: 2017-10-18

Cub Scout Pack 242 Food Drive

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:43 pm

Title: Cub Scout Pack 242 Food Drive
Location: Washington, IA
Description: Cub Scout Pack 242 is asking Washington residents for food donations. They are asking for non-perishable food items. Please be sure your donated items are not out of date. The food items can be placed in the distributed red bag or any bag for pick up on Sunday, October 15. All donations will be given to HACAP for distribution in Washington. If you have any questions call 461-3016.
Date: 2017-10-15

Columbus Junction Columbus Day

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:42 pm

Title: Columbus Junction Columbus Day
Description: Columbus Junction will be having their 60th Annual Columbus Day celebration on Saturday October 14. Events include a 5K Run, “Cruise In” car show, children’s carnival, BBQ Cook-Off Fundraiser, parade, and wine tasting.
Date: 2017-10-14

Fall Demo Derby

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:42 pm

Title: Fall Demo Derby
Description: Riverside Area Community Club is hosting a fall demo derby on Saturday October 14 at 6 p.m. in Hall Park. RACC is raising money for improvements to Hall Park . We will be having 6 classes of competition and also a Kids Power Wheels Derby. For any questions call 325-6351.
Date: 2017-10-14

Prayer of the Rosary

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:41 pm

Title: Prayer of the Rosary
Description: Come to Washington Central Park Saturday October 14 at 10:30 a.m. to pray the rosary for world peace. This is commemorating the 100th year since the Virgin Mary appeared to three children in Fatima, Portugal, giving them instructions to pray.
Date: 2017-10-14

Pumpkinfest

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:40 pm

Title: Pumpkinfest
Description: Pumpkinfest is on Friday October 13 and Saturday October 14 from 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. at Sass Family Farms in Riverside. Enjoy a straw maze, petting zoo, haunted barn and much more. Admission is free.
Start Date: 2017-10-13
End Date: 2017-10-14

Beetlejuice Showing

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:40 pm

Title: Beetlejuice Showing
Location: Washington Public Library
Description: There will be a showing of the film “Beetlejuice” at the Washington Library on October 13 at 6 p.m. This is a free event open to all teens.
Date: 2017-10-13

Nate Boulton at Louisa County Fairgrounds

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:40 pm

Title: Nate Boulton at Louisa County Fairgrounds
Description: Join Louisa County Democrats on Friday October 13 at 7 p.m. at the Louisa County Fairgrounds inside the Youth Building in Columbus Junction. Meet candidate for governor Nate Boulton. There will be a dinner, silent auction, bake sale, and t-shirts. Cost is $10 at the door. Come and support one of Columbus Junction’s very own.
Date: 2017-10-13

Madness in the Machine Shed

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:39 pm

Title: Madness in the Machine Shed
Location: Winfield
Description: Winfield Community Development Group is hosting Madness in the Machine Shed on Friday October 13 from 9 p.m to midnight and on October 20, 21, 27, and 28 from 8 p.m.- midnight on the corner of Highway 78 and Nebraska Avenue in Winfield. Admission is $8, those 14 and younger must have adult supervision. There will be a kids lighted walk-thru the madness on October 28 from 6-7 p.m. for kids 10 and under. Cost is $1 per child.
Start Date: 2017-10-27
End Date: 2017-10-28

Madness in the Machine Shed

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:38 pm

Title: Madness in the Machine Shed
Location: Winf
Description: Winfield Community Development Group is hosting Madness in the Machine Shed on Friday October 13 from 9 p.m to midnight and on October 20, 21, 27, and 28 from 8 p.m.- midnight on the corner of Highway 78 and Nebraska Avenue in Winfield. Admission is $8, those 14 and younger must have adult supervision. There will be a kids lighted walk-thru the madness on October 28 from 6-7 p.m. for kids 10 and under. Cost is $1 per child.
Date: 2017-10-06

Madness in the Machine Shed

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:38 pm

Title: Madness in the Machine Shed
Location: Winfield
Description: Winfield Community Development Group is hosting Madness in the Machine Shed on Friday October 13 from 9 p.m to midnight and on October 20, 21, 27, and 28 from 8 p.m.- midnight on the corner of Highway 78 and Nebraska Avenue in Winfield. Admission is $8, those 14 and younger must have adult supervision. There will be a kids lighted walk-thru the madness on October 28 from 6-7 p.m. for kids 10 and under. Cost is $1 per child.
Date: 2017-10-13

Sewing Retreat

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:37 pm

Title: Sewing Retreat
Location: Kalona
Description: Stitch N Sew Cottage is hosting a sewing retreat at the Kalona Methodist Church October 12-14. The cost is $65 and includes five meals, tables, chairs, ironing boards, and door prizes. Bring projects to do during this fun retreat! To RSVP and for more info call 656-2923.
Start Date: 2017-10-12
End Date: 2017-10-14

Flu Stomp

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:37 pm

Title: Flu Stomp
Description: Washington County Public Health will be walking around the square again this year for their “Flu Stomp” Wednesday October 11. They will start at 9 a.m. and work their way around the square, administering the flu vaccine to you, your employees, and/or customers. WCPH can accept payment by cash or check, and can also give a receipt for reimbursement by your insurance carrier. Flu shots cost $30.
Date: 2017-10-11

Ainsworth Fire Department Open House

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:36 pm

Title: Ainsworth Fire Department Open House
Description: Ainsworth Fire Department is having a fire prevention open house on Wednesday October 11 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Ainsworth Fire Station. Come join us to meet our firefighters, learn about what we do, learn about fire prevention and enjoy free hot dogs. Prizes will be available for all the kids. We will also be doing operation EDITH. Practice your escape plan at home and at 8:30 p.m. the fire trucks will drive through town with lights and sirens. When you hear them coming turn your porch light on and wave to the firefighters when they go by to show them you’ve practiced your escape plan.
Date: 2017-10-11

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:36 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Location: Kalona
Description: The Kalona First United Methodist Church is having a blood drive on Tuesday October 10 and Wednesday October 11 from 3-7 p.m. To sign up call 356-2058. Walk ins are welcome.

Start Date: 2017-10-10
End Date: 2017-10-11

WHS Class of ’64 Lunch

Posted: Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 11:35 pm

Title: WHS Class of \’64 Lunch
Description: The Washington High School Class of 1964 will hold their monthly lunch gathering on Monday, October 9th at 11:30 a.m. at Unc & Neph’s. Come and join your classmates for good food and conversation.
Date: 2017-10-09