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IMS Cotton Patch Gospel

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2015 at 10:48 am

Title: IMS Cotton Patch Gospel
Description: Iowa Mennonite School will present the show Cotton Patch Gospel Saturday, November 7th at 7PM and Sunday, November 8th at 3PM at Celebration Hall on the IMS campus. The show is based on the book The Cotton Patch Version of Matthew and John by Clarence Jordan. Reserved seating is available by calling 656-2073 or 683-2586. Tickets will also be available at the door.
Start Date: 2015-11-07
End Date: 2015-11-08

AMVETS Wing Dinner

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2015 at 10:47 am

Title: AMVETS Wing Dinner
Description: Sons of AMVETS Squadron 107 is hosting an all you can eat Chicken Wing Dinner on Saturday, October 24th at the AMVets Post 107 in Richmond. The meal includes coleslaw, fries and dessert for $9.99. Carry out is available. For more information call 656-2809.
Date: 2015-10-24

Lace Up for Lending Hands

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2015 at 10:47 am

Title: Lace Up for Lending Hands
Description: Lending Hands Adult Day Services is hosting a Lace Up for Lending Hands fundraiser on Saturday, November 7th at 2PM. The event includes a 5K and 1 mile run/walk along the Kewash trail.
Date: 2015-11-07

Shine Conference

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2015 at 10:45 am

Title: Shine Conference
Description: The Washington First Assembly of God Church at 1602 East Washington Street is hosting its second annual Shine Conference for women Saturday, October 17th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.Registration is free and lunch is provided and guest speaker is Pamela Hinkleman. To preregister call 653-3749.
Date: 2015-10-17

Soil/cover crop Field Day

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2015 at 10:43 am

Title: Soil/cover crop Field Day
Description: The Washington soil and water conservation district invites you to a soil health and cover crop field day Thursday, November 19th 9A-12:15PM. The event is at the Walker Seed Corp. 1575 W. 5th St. Lunch will be provided by the Washington County Farm Bureau. To RSVP please call Dan Mahoney at 653-6654.
Date: 2015-11-19

Maniacal 4 @ Wash Comm Theater

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 12:22 pm

Title: Maniacal 4 @ Wash Comm Theater
Description: The Maniacal 4 trombone quartet are performing at the Washington Community Theater on Thursday, October 29th at 7:30. Enjoy their musical styling\’s including classical, jazz, latin and rock. This event is sponsored by the Washington Concert Association and the Washington County Riverboat Foundation, for more information call Cheryl Kurtz at 319-863-3132.
Date: 2015-10-29

Wash Co. Public Health Forum

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 12:21 pm

Title: Wash Co. Public Health Forum
Description: Washington County Public Health and the Building and Finance Committee are presenting a Public Forum regarding the New Public Health Building Bond Referendum on the November 3rd ballot. The event will take place on Wednesday, October 21st at 7PM in the second floor meeting rooms of the Washington Public Library. For more information on the Public Health Facility Planning visit www.washph.com/AboutUs/NewPublicHealthFacility.aspx.
Date: 2015-10-21

Opera House Bluegrass Night

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 12:20 pm

Title: Opera House Bluegrass Night
Description: The Ainsworth Opera House Community Center is hosting a Bluegrass Night at the Opera, Saturday, November 7th at 7PM. Enjoy the bands on-stage including Banjoy, The Great Bluegrass Herons, and Straightback Chair. Admission for the event is $12. Seating is limited, to make your reservation call 319-657-3782.
Date: 2015-11-07

CFWC Fundraising Dinner

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 12:19 pm

Title: CFWC Fundraising Dinner
Description: The Community Foundation of Washington County (CFWC) will host its Seventh Annual Fund Raising Dinner on Tuesday evening, November 10, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Holy Trinity Parish Life Center in Richmond. Tim Howard of Café Dodici in Washington, will plan and prepare the full dinner. The Brick Arch Winery from West Branch, Iowa will have wine for sampling and purchase beginning at 5:30 p.m. Activities also include a dessert auction. Proceeds benefit Paws and More Animal Shelter in Washington. Tickets are $50 per person and may be purchased from any Community Foundation Board member or by calling Don Yoder in Kalona, 319-656-2774, Colleen Sojka in Riverside, 319-648-2001 or Millie Youngquist, 319-653-4673. The number of tickets is limited.
Date: 2015-11-10

CFWC Fundraising Dinner

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 12:02 pm

Title: CFWC Fundraising Dinner
Description: The Community Foundation of Washington County (CFWC) will host its Seventh Annual Fund Raising Dinner on Tuesday evening, November 10, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Holy Trinity Parish Life Center in Richmond. Tim Howard of Café Dodici in Washington, will plan and prepare the full dinner. The Brick Arch Winery from West Branch, Iowa will have wine for sampling and purchase beginning at 5:30 p.m. Activities also include a dessert auction. Proceeds benefit Paws and More Animal Shelter in Washington. Tickets are $50 per person and may be purchased from any Community Foundation Board member or by calling Don Yoder in Kalona, 319-656-2774, Colleen Sojka in Riverside, 319-648-2001 or Millie Youngquist, 319-653-4673. The number of tickets is limited.
Date: 2015-10-10

Brighton Fire Breakfast

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 12:01 pm

Title: Brighton Fire Breakfast
Description: The Brighton Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a Pancake Breakfast Saturday, October 31st at the Brighton Community room from 6:30-10AM. Menu includes, pancakes, eggs, whole hog sausage, sausage gravy and biscuits, milk, juice and coffee. A freewill offering will be accepted.
Date: 2015-10-31

Wellman TTT Pizza Ranch Night

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Title: Wellman TTT Pizza Ranch Night
Description: The Wellman Chapter AD of TTT Society is conducting a community Impact Fundraiser at the Washington Pizza Ranch on Monday, October 19th from 5-8PM. Proceeds from this event will be used to send 4th grade girls to summer camp who otherwise would not have the opportunity to attend.
Date: 2015-10-19

Kalona WMSC Cleaning

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:59 am

Title: Kalona WMSC Cleaning
Description: Get your feather or foam pillows cleaned, sanitized, and deodorized with new ticking on Tuesday, November 3rd from 8:30-4PM at the Kalona Mennonite Church. This event is sponsored by the Kalona Mennonite WMSC.
Date: 2015-11-03

Sunrise Terrace CNA Rally

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:59 am

Title: Sunrise Terrace CNA Rally
Description: Sunrise Terrace Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Winfield is hosting a CNA rally and Caregiver Celebration Friday, October 16th at 1PM.
Date: 2015-10-16

ISU Pork Certification

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:58 am

Title: ISU Pork Certification
Description: The Iowa Pork Industry Center and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are presenting a Pork Quality Assurance Plus certification program on Thursday, October 22nd. The program will be at the Washington County Extension office from 7-9PM. Cost for the certification program is $25 per person and is payable at the door. To preregister contact the Washington County Extension office at 653-4811.
Date: 2015-10-22

Holy Trinity Fall Dinner

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:57 am

Title: Holy Trinity Fall Dinner
Description: The Holy Trinity Fall Dinner is Sunday, October 25th from 11AM-2PM at the Parish Life Center in Richmond. The menu includes Pork loin and chicken and beef and noodles. Cost is $11 for adults, children 5-10 are $4, under 5 are free. Other activities include a country store, live auction, silent auction and raffle. For more information call 656-3276 or 641-226-0474.
Date: 2015-10-25

Packwood Lions Ice Cream Social

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:56 am

Title: Packwood Lions Ice Cream Social
Description: The Packwood Lions Club is hosting a Homemade Ice Cream Social Saturday, October 17th from 5-7PM at the Packwood Community Room. A freewill donation will be accepted. This event benefits Pekin dollars for scholars and the Lion\’s Care and Share Program.
Date: 2015-10-17

Prairieview Harvest Breakfast

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:56 am

Title: Prairieview Harvest Breakfast
Description: The Prairieview United Methodist Church Men are hosting a Harvest Breakfast Saturday, October 17th from 7-9:30AM at the Prairieview United Methodist Church, intersection of Hwy 78 and Packwood road. The menu includes: Whole Hog Sausage, Biscuits and Gravy, pancakes, fried potatoes, coffee and juice. A free will offering will be accepted benefiting the potato drop.
Date: 2015-10-17

Wash Co Extension CIC Course

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:55 am

Title: Wash Co Extension CIC Course
Description: Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Washington County office will host an Aquatic, Forest, and Right-of-Way Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015. The program can be seen at office locations across Iowa through the ISU Extension and Outreach Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) team.Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. followed by sessions from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The registration fee is $35 on or before Oct. 14 and $45 after Oct. 14. To register or to obtain additional information about the CIC, contact the Washington County office at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2015-10-21

Wellman Library Eat Healthy

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2015 at 11:54 am

Title: Wellman Library Eat Healthy
Description: Join your friends and neighbors for a free program on how to eat healthy at the Wellman-Scofield Library. The program will be held Saturday, October 17, from 10:00 – 11:00 am. Rachel Wall, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Human Sciences Specialist, Nutrition and Wellness, will identify three strategies to stretch your food dollar while improving nutrient density.There is no cost to attend this free program and pre-registration is not required. For more information contact the library at 319-646-6858 or Washington County Extension at 319-653-4811.
Date: 2015-10-17