Uncategorized

Packwood Lions Pork Loin Dinner

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at 6:45 pm

Title: Packwood Lions Pork Loin Dinner
Location: Packwood
Description: The Packwood Lions Club is hosting a Sunday pork loin dinner on February 5th from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Packwood community room. A free will offering will be accepted, with proceeds benefiting Camp Hertko Hollow Youth Diabetes Camp.
Date: 2017-02-05

Packwood Lions Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at 6:44 pm

Title: Packwood Lions Breakfast
Location: Packwood
Description: The Packwood Lions Club is hosting a pancake, French toast, and sausage breakfast on Saturday, January 14th from 7-9 a.m. at the Packwood Community Center. A free will offering will be accepted, with proceeds going to the PAWS program and weekend food program for Pekin students.
Date: 2017-01-14

Fire Department Pancake Day

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at 6:44 pm

Title: Fire Department Pancake Day
Location: Washington
Description: The Washington Fire Department is hosting their annual pancake day on Wednesday, January 11th from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and from 5-7 p.m. at the Washington Fire Station. Tickets are available for purchase at the Washington Fire Hall, Glandons Westside Service, Washington State Bank, or from any Fire Department member.
Date: 2017-01-11

First Day Hike

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 5:43 pm

Title: First Day Hike
Location: Lake Darling
Description: The Friends of Lake Darling are hosting a First Day Hike on Sunday, January 1st at Lake Darling State Park starting at 10 a.m. Attendees will meet at the lodge and hike to the Ding Darling Interpretive Pathway. There are two distances to choose from: 1.5 miles and 3 miles. Refreshments will be served after the hike. For more info, call 319-644-2323.
Date: 2017-01-01

Finances of Caregiving

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 5:42 pm

Title: Finances of Caregiving
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a five-week finances of caregiving program beginning on Monday, January 9th. The program will meet every Monday for five weeks from 2-4 p.m. at the Halcyon House in Washington. Cost for the program is $15. For more info or to register, contact Becky Carter at Halcyon House at 319-653-8453.
Date: 2017-01-30

Finances of Caregiving

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 5:41 pm

Title: Finances of Caregiving
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a five-week finances of caregiving program beginning on Monday, January 9th. The program will meet every Monday for five weeks from 2-4 p.m. at the Halcyon House in Washington. Cost for the program is $15. For more info or to register, contact Becky Carter at Halcyon House at 319-653-8453.
Date: 2017-01-23

Finances of Caregiving

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 5:41 pm

Title: Finances of Caregiving
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a five-week finances of caregiving program beginning on Monday, January 9th. The program will meet every Monday for five weeks from 2-4 p.m. at the Halcyon House in Washington. Cost for the program is $15. For more info or to register, contact Becky Carter at Halcyon House at 319-653-8453.
Date: 2017-01-16

Finances of Caregiving

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 5:40 pm

Title: Finances of Caregiving
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a five-week finances of caregiving program beginning on Monday, January 9th. The program will meet every Monday for five weeks from 2-4 p.m. at the Halcyon House in Washington. Cost for the program is $15. For more info or to register, contact Becky Carter at Halcyon House at 319-653-8453.
Date: 2017-02-13

Finances of Caregiving

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 5:39 pm

Title: Finances of Caregiving
Location: Washington
Description: There will be a five-week finances of caregiving program beginning on Monday, January 9th. The program will meet every Monday for five weeks from 2-4 p.m. at the Halcyon House in Washington. Cost for the program is $15. For more info or to register, contact Becky Carter at Halcyon House at 319-653-8453.
Date: 2017-01-09

4-H Skating Party

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 5:39 pm

Title: 4-H Skating Party
Location: Wellman
Description: The Washington 4-H County Council will host a 4-H skating party on Sunday, January 15th from 1-3 p.m. at the Wellman Skating Rink. The party is open to all 4-H\’ers, families, and friends. The cost is $4 to skate. For more info, call the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2017-01-15

Winterfest

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 5:38 pm

Title: Winterfest
Location: Crooked Creek Christian Camp
Description: The Crooked Creek Christian Camp invites 6th-8th graders to attend Winterfest 2017 from January 13th-15th. It will be a weekend full of food, faith, and fun. Come as an individual or bring your youth group. Check out CrookedCreekCamp.org for more info.
Start Date: 2017-01-13
End Date: 2017-01-15

Murphy’s Grub & Pub New Year’s Eve Part

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 11:35 am

Title: Murphy\’s Grub & Pub New Year\’s Eve Part
Location: Letts
Description: Murphy\’s Grub and Pub in Letts is hosting a New Year\’s Eve party on Saturday (12/31) starting at 5 p.m. There is no cover charge, and there will be a band, food, and a raffle. The band will perform from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Date: 2016-12-31

Keota Hypnotist/Magician

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 at 11:35 am

Title: Keota Hypnotist/Magician
Location: Keota
Description: The Keota Eagles Advocates are sponsoring an event featuring hypnotist and magician John Greene on Friday (12/30) at 7 p.m. in the Keota High School Gym. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students and can be purchased ahead of time or at the door. Funds raised will go towards updating the student lounge and replacing lockers. Community members and students have volunteered to be hypnotized, but they will also take volunteers from the audience.
Date: 2016-12-30

Birthday Winner Wednesday, December 21

Posted: Saturday, December 24th, 2016 at 5:41 am

Keaton Clark, 10 y/o  Columbus Junction

Birthday Winner Wednesday, December 21st

Posted: Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 at 8:02 am

Keaton Clark – Columbus Junction

BREAKING NEWS: Fire in Downtown Riverside

Posted: Monday, December 19th, 2016 at 9:21 pm

Firefighters from five departments fought a fire in downtown Riverside Monday evening. The fire was in an apartment on the south side of Highway 22 near Washburn street.

Read the rest of this entry »

Cookies and Cocoa with Santa

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Title: Cookies and Cocoa with Santa
Location: Wayland
Description: The WACO varsity girls basketball team is hosting \”Cookies and Cocoa with Santa\” on Tuesday (12/20) during the boys varsity basketball game. Free-will donations will be accepted with proceeds going toward new uniforms for the girls team. Photos with Santa will cost $5. The game and event will start around 7:30 pm, and Santa will leave by 8:30 pm.
Date: 2016-12-20

Christmas Eve Services

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2016 at 5:49 pm

Title: Christmas Eve Services
Location: Hedrick, Martinsburg, Richland
Description: Christmas Eve services will be held at the Hedrick/Martinsburg United Methodist Church at 5:30 pm, and at the Richland United Methodist Church at 7 pm on Saturday, December 24th. All are welcome.
Date: 2016-12-24

Kalona Mennonite Church Christmas Eve

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2016 at 5:49 pm

Title: Kalona Mennonite Church Christmas Eve
Location: Kalona
Description: The Kalona Mennonite Church will have a candlelight Christmas Eve service on Saturday, December 24th at 5:30 pm. The service includes music and Christmas Eve meditations.
Date: 2016-12-24

24/7 Dads Meeting

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2016 at 5:48 pm

Title: 24/7 Dads Meeting
Location: Washington
Description: 24/7 Dads will meet at the Washington Public Library on Wednesday (12/21) from 6-8 pm. It is a free 12-week group for dads designed to help with the challenges of fatherhood. For more info or to register, call 641-799-2464.
Date: 2016-12-21