Community Calendar

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March 2014
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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

MP All Bands Night

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MP All Bands Night

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Mt. Pleasant’s All Bands Night will be held starting at 7 pm in the High School Gym.

MP All Bands Night

WACO Concert

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WACO Concert

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WACO Schools 7-12 Vocal Concert starts at 7 pm.

WACO Concert

Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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A Salem Community Blood Drive will be held from 3 to 6:30 pm at the Salem Community Center.

Blood Drive

Alzheimer's Teams at Mt. Pleasant Pizza Ranch to Raise Money

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Alzheimer's Teams at Mt. Pleasant Pizza Ranch to Raise Money

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Southeast Iowa Walk to End Alzheimer’s teams are gearing up for a Community Impact Night fundraiser at Pizza Ranch in Mt. Pleasant from 5-8 pm. Walk team members will greet, assist and wait tables for customers. All tips and 10% of each purchase will be donated by Pizza Ranch in support the Alzheimer’s Association. An Alzheimer’s Association table will also be available for those who have questions or concerns about memory loss or dementia.

Alzheimer's Teams at Mt. Pleasant Pizza Ranch to Raise Money

Bingo

6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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Bingo every Monday night at 6:30 at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran's Hall.

Bingo

Alanon

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

Alanon

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

CL Parent Teacher Conferences

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CL Parent Teacher Conferences

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Central Lee School has Parent-Teacher Conferences from 4 to 8 pm.

CL Parent Teacher Conferences

Tri T Meeting

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Tri T Meeting

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Founders Chapter of Tri T meets at 7 pm at the home of Betsy Johnston

Tri T Meeting

Tri T Meeting

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Tri T Meeting

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Founders Chapter of Tri T meets at 7 pm at the home of Betsy Johnston

Tri T Meeting

MP Library Book Club

1:30 pm -
Mt. Pleasant Public Library
307 East Monroe
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

MP Library Book Club

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Mt. Pleasant Public Library’s Fourth Tuesday Book Club meets today and every fourth Tuesday of the month at 1:30 pm in the Large Study Room.

MP Library Book Club

TOPS #212...

5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

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TOPS Iowa #212 meets every Tuesday night at the Lincoln Street Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Weigh-in begins at 5:00 - meeting starts at 5:40pm. Anyone who would like more information on TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) can call 319-986-5100 or 319-696-2073. New Members are always welcome!

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous has a closed meeting tonight at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church.

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

HTC Early Out

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HTC Early Out

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HTC has an early out today.

HTC Early Out

Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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IWC Student Nurses Association holds a blood drive from 10 am to 3 pm in the Social Hall.

Blood Drive

Spamalot Comes to the Heatilator Center

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Spamalot Comes to the Heatilator Center

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Mt. Pleasant Community Theatre presents the Monty Python production of “Spamalot” a musical story of King Arthur and his knights. Interesting characters, great music and dancing and quite a bit of silliness. 7:30 pm at the Heatilator Center. Tickets are on sale at Brown’s Shoe Fit for $10. Contains language that may not be appropriate for young children.

Spamalot Comes to the Heatilator Center

Immunization Clinics

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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Henry County Public Health Immunization Clinic from 1 to 4 pm.

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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A Henry County Community Blood Drive will be held from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the E3 Center. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Blood Drive

MP Parent-Teacher Conferences

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MP Parent-Teacher Conferences

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Mt. Pleasant’s Parent Teacher Conferences run from 1 to 9 pm today.

MP Parent-Teacher Conferences

MP Early Dismissal

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MP Early Dismissal

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Mt. Pleasant Schools have an early release today due to Parent-Teacher Conferences. High School dismisses at 12:30, the Elementary at 12:40 and the Middle School at 12:50.

MP Early Dismissal

CL Parent Teacher Conferences

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CL Parent Teacher Conferences

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Central Lee School has Parent-Teacher Conferences from 4 to 8 pm.

CL Parent Teacher Conferences

Weems Discussion

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Weems Discussion

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Rev. Dr. Renita Weems, a biblical scholar will discuss modern faith, biblical texts and spirituality in everyday lives. Her talk will be held at 7 pm at the IWC Chapel Auditorium.

Weems Discussion

Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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MPHS hosts a blood drive from 3 to 6:30 pm in the Commons. To set up an appointment, contact Mike Wilson at 385-7700.

Blood Drive

District Final Basketball

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District Final Basketball

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SPORTS: boys basketball Danville vs. Lone Tree at Fairfield for the district final at 7 pm on 105.5 FM and streaming on kilj.com.

District Final Basketball

Alcoholics Anonymous

5:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous has a closed meeting this evening at 5 pm at the St. Michael’s Episcopal Church basement.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

Senior Coffee & Tea

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

MP No School

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MP No School

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Mt. Pleasant Schools are not in session today due to Parent-Teacher Conferences.

MP No School

MP Parent-Teacher Conferences

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MP Parent-Teacher Conferences

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Mt. Pleasant Schools’ Parent-Teacher Conferences runs from 8 am to noon today.

MP Parent-Teacher Conferences

W-MU No School

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W-MU No School

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W-MU is not in session today.

W-MU No School

CL No School

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CL No School

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Central Lee School is not in session.

CL No School

NL Treats and Trivia

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NL Treats and Trivia

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New London Music Boosters host “Treats and Trivia” in the Clark Elementary Gym. Between rounds of trivia, participants will be served treats and specialty beverages. Cash awards will be given to the winning team. Teams of 8 to 10 will be accepted. Teams will also be created if you do not have enough people. Admission is $10. To sign up your team, call 367-0500 ext. 208. Funds raised will go to next year’s high school music trip. The event runs from 6:30 to 10:30 pm.

NL Treats and Trivia

An Evening in New Orleans

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An Evening in New Orleans

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An Evening in New Orleans fundraiser runs from 5 to 8 pm in the Art Center Gallery in Burlington. Tickets are $20 to the event which features food, music and drink.

An Evening in New Orleans

St. Paul's Luncheon

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St. Paul's Luncheon

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St. Paul’s United Church of Christ of Donnellson hosts a soup and sandwich luncheon from 11 am to 1 pm at the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room in Donnellson. It is by freewill donation.

St. Paul's Luncheon

Dodgeball Tournament

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Dodgeball Tournament

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WACO High School anatomy students host a dodgeball tournament at 6 pm at the high school. Team entry fee is $30.

Dodgeball Tournament

IWC Artist Reception

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IWC Artist Reception

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An artist reception will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the IWC P.E.O. Art Gallery for Shawna Bowman and her oil paintings. There will also be a brown bag talk at noon. Both activities are free and open to the public.

IWC Artist Reception

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Show Choir Invitational At Central Lee High School

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Show Choir Invitational At Central Lee High School

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The Central Lee Music Department, along with the Central Lee Music Boosters, will be hosting “Central Connections” Show Choir Invitational. The doors will open at 8:00 a.m. with the first performance at 10:00 a.m. The six highest scoring show choirs will be performing in the evening show, beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Admission is $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for students, with children 5 and under free. All proceeds will go to the Central Lee Music programs.

Show Choir Invitational At Central Lee High School

Monty Python's Spamalot

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Monty Python's Spamalot

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Mt. Pleasant Community Theatre presents the Monty Python production of “Spamalot” a musical story of King Arthur and his knights. Interesting characters, great music and dancing and quite a bit of silliness. 7:30 pm at the Heatilator Center. Tickets are on sale at Brown’s Shoe Fit for $10. Contains language that may not be appropriate for young children.

Monty Python's Spamalot

8th Annual Calvary Baptist Church Sportsman's Dinner

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8th Annual Calvary Baptist Church Sportsman's Dinner

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The Calvary Baptist Church Ironmen host the annual Sportsman’s Dinner at the church located on Mapleleaf Drive in Mt. Pleasant. Antler scoring at 3 pm, potluck dinner at 5:30 pm, workshops at 6:30 pm and guest speaker Brent Henderson at 8 pm. Henderson is a professional hunter, fisherman and recording artist. There will be fish and deer mount displays, vendors and prizes. There’s no cost to attend.

8th Annual Calvary Baptist Church Sportsman's Dinner

Cradle of Hope Fundraiser

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Cradle of Hope Fundraiser

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The Cradle of Hope Fundraiser is tonight starting at 6 pm at 1400 East Washington. Featured speaker is Abby Johnson. For tickets call 986-5336.

Cradle of Hope Fundraiser

Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

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Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

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Ainsworth Opera House hosts their monthly breakfast buffet this morning from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8 per person, free for children under 10.

Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

Breakfast on Main Street

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Breakfast on Main Street

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Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. Freewill donations benefit the Bonaparte Ball Assoication.

Breakfast on Main Street

Embury Soup Supper

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Embury Soup Supper

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Embury United Methodist Church of Donnellson holds their Soup Supper from 4 to 7 pm. The menu includes oyster, vegetable beef, ham and bean and more as well as other sides. There will also be a bake sale. The meal is by freewill donation.

Embury Soup Supper

Farmers Share Breakfast

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Farmers Share Breakfast

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Farmers Share Breakfast with agricultural programs in 7:30 to 9:30 am in the Louisa County Fairgrounds Youth Center, Columbus Junction. Breakfast is 64 cents. To reserve a spot call Andrea at 523-2371.

Farmers Share Breakfast

PAW Rummage Sale

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PAW Rummage Sale

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PAW Animal Shelter annual Rummage Sale is from 8 am to 2 pm at Fort Madison Methodist Church.

PAW Rummage Sale

Farmington Baseball Signup

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Farmington Baseball Signup

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Farmington Baseball/Softball Signup is from 9 am to noon at the Farmington Community Center. This is for ages 4 through 12.

Farmington Baseball Signup

MPCS Auction

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MPCS Auction

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The 18th annual Mt. Pleasant Christian School Benefit Auction starts at 9:02 am at the Christian School. There will be auction items, silent auction, baked goods, food and so much more.

MPCS Auction

Danville Boys Basketball

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Danville Boys Basketball

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SPORTS: Danville boys against Easton Valley at Iowa City West for the basketball substate starting at 7 pm on 105.5 FM and on kilj.com.

Danville Boys Basketball

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

St. Al's Spring Dinner

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St. Al's Spring Dinner

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St. Alphonsus Altar and Rosary Spring Dinner is from 11 am to 1 pm. They will serve turkey breast, meatballs, assorted salads, mashed potatoes and gravy and a dessert. Cost is $8.50 for adults, $3.50 for children age 4 to 10, children 3 and under are free.

St. Al's Spring Dinner

Youth Art Show Reception

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Youth Art Show Reception

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Youth Art Month Art Show by the Mt. Pleasant School District has a reception from noon to 2 pm today at the Henry County Courthouse. Refreshments will be served on the main level.

Youth Art Show Reception

Square Dance

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Square Dance

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Modern West Square Dance has Don and Doug Sprosty will be calling a dance at the Fairfield Fairground Dance Hall from 2 to 4:30 pm. Cost is $6. For information, call Sarvani at 641-472-6434.

Square Dance

Alcoholics Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Peggy's Angels Pizza Ranch Night

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Peggy's Angels Pizza Ranch Night

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Peggy’s Angels Relay for Life hosts a Tip Night at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will be busing tables for tips and will receive a portion of the proceeds from the evening.

Peggy's Angels Pizza Ranch Night

Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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A Henry County Blood Drive runs today from 2 to 6 pm in the EC Center Gym. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Blood Drive

Notre Dame Girls Basketball

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Notre Dame Girls Basketball

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SPORTS: Burlington Notre Dame vs. Adair-Casey at the girls state basketball tournament on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com.

Notre Dame Girls Basketball

Bingo

6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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Bingo every Monday night at 6:30 at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran's Hall.

Bingo

Alanon

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

Alanon

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Mt. Union Special Election

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Mt. Union Special Election

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Voting in the special Mt. Union city election will take place at the Mt. Union Community Center from noon to 8 pm.

Mt. Union Special Election

Friends of the Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture Series

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Friends of the Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture Series

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Friends of the Harlan-Lincoln House will host their annual Brown Bag Lecture series the first three Tuesdays in March. All presentations are held at noon in the International Room at Chadwick Library, Iowa Wesleyan College. There is no charge. Guests are invited to bring a lunch. The topic for today is Henry County Pioneer Cemeteries. Pat White, local history volunteer, and members of the Henry County Pioneer Cemetery Commission will present the history of the commission and talk about cemeteries in the county which they are responsible for maintaining. The program will include photos and locations of the pioneer cemeteries and information on people buried in these cemeteries.

Friends of the Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture Series

Mt. Union Special Election

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Mt. Union Special Election

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Mt. Union voters can go to the polls from noon to 8 pm to vote in a special election to fill a city council vacancy. Voting is taking place at the Mt. Union Community Center.

Mt. Union Special Election

Mepo Girls Basketball

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Mepo Girls Basketball

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`SPORTS: Mediapolis vs. Williamsburg at the girls state basketball tournament at 5 pm on 105.5 FM and streaming on kilj.com.

Mepo Girls Basketball

NL Pancake Supper

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NL Pancake Supper

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The United Methodist Men of New London United Methodist Church host a Pancake Supper from 5 to 7 pm. It is by freewill offering with proceeds going to ministry projects.

NL Pancake Supper

McDona;d

2:32 pm - 3:32 pm

McDona;d

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Feldman family and friends will be hosting a fundraiser at McDonald’s tonight from 5 to 8 pm. They will be busing tables for tips and will receive 10% of inside sales. All funds support cystic fibrosis work.

McDona;d

TOPS #212...

5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

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TOPS Iowa #212 meets every Tuesday night at the Lincoln Street Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Weigh-in begins at 5:00 - meeting starts at 5:40pm. Anyone who would like more information on TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) can call 319-986-5100 or 319-696-2073. New Members are always welcome!

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous has a closed meeting tonight at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church.

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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A Henry County Blood Drive runs today from 7:45 to 11:45 am in the EC Center Gym. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Blood Drive

NL HS Blood Drive

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NL HS Blood Drive

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New London High Schools hosts a community blood drive from 7:45 to 11:45 am at the high school gym. For an appointment, call Jennifer Campbell at 367-0500.

NL HS Blood Drive

Immunization Clinics

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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Henry County Public Health Immunization Clinic from 1 to 4 pm.

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Elementary Choral Festival

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Elementary Choral Festival

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The Mt. Pleasant Schools Elementary Choral Festival starts at 7 pm in the High School Gym.

Elementary Choral Festival

Alcoholics Anonymous

5:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous has a closed meeting this evening at 5 pm at the St. Michael’s Episcopal Church basement.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

Senior Coffee & Tea

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Van Allen Carnival

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Van Allen Carnival

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Van Allen School carnival from 5:30 to 8 pm at the school, 801 E. Henry in Mt. Pleasant. Everyone is invited. Bring your friends for fun for all ages…games, food, silent auction and a live auction that starts at 6:30 pm.

Van Allen Carnival

Little Dunkers Deadline

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Little Dunkers Deadline

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This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Little Dunkers. This program is for 1st and 2nd graders and teaches children basketball through fundamentals. It is taught by MPHS Coach Paul Rundquist. It runs March 10th through the 13th from 6 to 7 pm at Cottrell Gym. To register call 385-1475.

Little Dunkers Deadline

Nutrition Class

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Nutrition Class

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A Community Service Class will be held in the E3 Center at 6 pm. Angie and Larry Law will discuss food, natural vs. synthetic and glycosylation. This is a free class. To reserve a seat call 243-8474.

Nutrition Class

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

HC Animal Rescue Chili & Soup Supper

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HC Animal Rescue Chili & Soup Supper

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The Henry County Animal Rescue Annual Chili and Soup Supper will be held tonight from 5 to 8 pm at Manning Hall. Cost is $7, with either chili or soup served with a dinner roll, a drink and dessert. There will be a silent auction and a live pie auction.

HC Animal Rescue Chili & Soup Supper

HCARO Chili & Soup Supper

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HCARO Chili & Soup Supper

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The Henry County Animal Rescue Organization annual Chili and Soup Supper is tonight from 5 to 8 pm at St. Alphonsus Church. There will be a silent auction, a pie auction and more. For $7, enjoy your choice of soup, chili, dinner roll, a drink and dessert.

HCARO Chili & Soup Supper

Blood & Beads on the Bayou

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Blood & Beads on the Bayou

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Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble and Keo’s host Blood and Beads on the Bayou, a murder mystery dinner. Admission is $35 which includes a show and four course meal. The event starts at 5:30 pm and tickets can be purchased at Keo’s.

Blood & Beads on the Bayou

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Alcoholics Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Relay for Life Community Kick Off

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Relay for Life Community Kick Off

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The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Henry County will officially get underway as event volunteers and participants gather at Broecker Photography in Mt. Pleasant from 5:00 to 6:30 pm to launch their awareness and fundraising efforts for the year. The Community Kick-off will feature all the information you will need to get involved and register for this year's Relay For Life of Henry County event that will be held on Saturday, July 12th at Iowa Wesleyan College. For more information please contact Amanda Clark at 319-385-3214 or 319-931-4711, or visit www.relayforlife.org/henrycountyia.

Relay for Life Community Kick Off

MP All Bands Night

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MP All Bands Night

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Mt. Pleasant’s All Bands Night starts at 7 pm at the High School Gym.

MP All Bands Night

McDonald's Fundraiser

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McDonald's Fundraiser

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Feldman family and friends will be hosting a fundraiser at McDonald’s tonight from 5 to 8 pm. They will be busing tables for tips and will receive 10% of inside sales. All funds support cystic fibrosis work.

McDonald's Fundraiser

Bingo

6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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Bingo every Monday night at 6:30 at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran's Hall.

Bingo

Alanon

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

Alanon

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MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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Starting at 6:30 this evening, the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge hosts Bingo. The public is welcome.

MP Moose Lodge Bingo

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture

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Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture

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“Dear Bob”: Mary Harlan Lincoln and Her Daughter’s Heartbreak
Paul Juhl, Harlan-Lincoln volunteer and Iowa history enthusiast, Iowa City, will discuss a letter written by Mary Harlan Lincoln to her husband, Robert Todd Lincoln, in 1906. The letter is a recent addition to the Harlan-Lincoln collection. Mrs. Lincoln writes of her concerns over their daughter Jessie’s dissension with her estranged husband, Warren Beckwith, Jr. Noon in IWC Chadwick Library International Room.

Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture

NL Signup

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NL Signup

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New London Little League has sign-up for t-ball, baseball and softball for boys and girls for PreK through 6th grade. It will be held from 6 to 8 pm at the New London Fire Station.

NL Signup

SE IA Ridge Blasters Meeting

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SE IA Ridge Blasters Meeting

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Join the Southeast Iowa Ridge Blasters, tonight at Pizza Hut in Mt. Pleasant at 7:00 pm for our March meeting. It should be a short but informative meeting. We will discuss upcoming events and fund raisers, removal of trail signs, and equipment for next year. It is open to the public, come early to enjoy Pizza Huts buffet.

SE IA Ridge Blasters Meeting

TOPS #212...

5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

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TOPS Iowa #212 meets every Tuesday night at the Lincoln Street Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Weigh-in begins at 5:00 - meeting starts at 5:40pm. Anyone who would like more information on TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) can call 319-986-5100 or 319-696-2073. New Members are always welcome!

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous has a closed meeting tonight at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church.

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Alive After Five

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Alive After Five

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Alive After Five is hosted by Midwest Old Threshers at Main Street Cinemas from 5 to 7 pm. They will be announcing their 2014 Country Music lineup.

Alive After Five

Immunization Clinics

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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Henry County Public Health Immunization Clinic from 1 to 4 pm.

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

NL Signup

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NL Signup

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New London Little League has sign-up for t-ball, baseball and softball for boys and girls for PreK through 6th grade. It will be held from 6 to 8 pm at the New London Fire Station.

NL Signup

“Straight Talk about the Nword.”

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“Straight Talk about the Nword.”

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Dr. Neal Lester will be the featured speaker at Iowa Wesleyan College at 11 a.m. The title of his lecture will be: “Straight Talk about the Nword.” The program will be held in the Iowa Wesleyan College Science Hall auditorium and is free and open to the public.

“Straight Talk about the Nword.”

Community Event for IWC Basketball Team

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Community Event for IWC Basketball Team

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In honor of the excellent season achieved by the women’s basketball team, Iowa Wesleyan College invites the community to come celebrate at 5 p.m. in the Social Hall on the IWC campus. Come congratulate the team, coaches, and their supporters on a terrific season.

Community Event for IWC Basketball Team

Lightwire

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Lightwire

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Lightwire Theater starts at 7 pm at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. For tickets call 641-472-2787.

Lightwire

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous has a closed meeting this evening at 5 pm at the St. Michael’s Episcopal Church basement.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

Senior Coffee & Tea

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Salem Carnival

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Salem Carnival

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The Salem Carnival starts at 5:30 pm at Salem Elementary.

Salem Carnival

Coffee with Nancy on Diabetes

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Coffee with Nancy on Diabetes

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Henry County Health Center invites all individuals with a chronic disease to a free program “Coffee with Nancy” from 8:30 to 9:30 am. This will be held in the Diabetes Education Center, located in Suite 24 at HCHC.

Coffee with Nancy on Diabetes

Park & Rec Programs

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Park & Rec Programs

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This is the last day to register for several programs at Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec. A Youth Volleyball Camp runs March 24-28 from 5 to 6 pm at Cottrell Gym. It is from 3rd-6th graders and is taught by MPMS coaches Kelli Keefer and Erin Coffey. Registration is also open for pre-school through 8th grade students. For more information or to register for these programs call 385-1475.

Park & Rec Programs

KC Fish Fry

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KC Fish Fry

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The Knights of Columbus host a fish fry today at Manning Hall from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

KC Fish Fry

Stations of the Cross

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Stations of the Cross

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St. Alphonsus Youth Group will host a Stations of the Cross event at 5:30 pm at the church. All are welcome.

Stations of the Cross

Donnellson Ball Signup

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Donnellson Ball Signup

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Donnellson Ball Signup is from 4 to 7 pm at the Lee County Extension Building in Donnellson. It is open to kids age 4 to 17. Any questions call Rebecca Schau at 470-9281.

Donnellson Ball Signup

College Conversations Over Coffee

8:30 am - 10:00 am

College Conversations Over Coffee

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IWC’s College Conversations Over Coffee is today. They meet every second Friday of the month at Tazza Bella from 8:30 to 10 am.

College Conversations Over Coffee

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Kiwanis Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

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Kiwanis Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

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Mt. Pleasant Kiwanis Club hosts their pancake and sausage breakfast from 6 to 11 am at the Fellowship Hall at the First United Methodist Church. The meal is by freewill donation with 100% of the net proceeds goes toward youth projects in Henry County.

Kiwanis Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

Annual Kiwanis Breakfast Supports Local Schools

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Annual Kiwanis Breakfast Supports Local Schools

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Mt. Pleasant Kiwanis Club Pancake and Sausage Breakfast…6 am to 11 am at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. Free will donation. You may choose which Mt. Pleasant school you wish to support with your donation.

Annual Kiwanis Breakfast Supports Local Schools

Donnellson United Methodist Church Soup Supper

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Donnellson United Methodist Church Soup Supper

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The Donnellson United Methodist Church, 221 University, Donnellson will have their annual soup supper 4-7 p.m. in handicap accessible Fellowship Hall. The menu includes potato, chili, ham and bean soups, maidrites and hot dog sandwiches along with pies and assorted desserts. A freewill donation will be appreciated. Proceeds are for the general fund. Carry out orders are available. Please call 835-5115 for in-town delivery.

Donnellson United Methodist Church Soup Supper

Mt. Pleasant Chorale and Bel Canto Chorale Concer

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Mt. Pleasant Chorale and Bel Canto Chorale Concer

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Mt. Pleasant Chorale and Bel Canto Chorale Concert 7:30 pm
Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium, 601 North Main, Mount Pleasant
Free and open to the public
(319) 385-6354

Mt. Pleasant Chorale and Bel Canto Chorale Concer

NL Signup

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NL Signup

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New London Little League has sign-up for t-ball, baseball and softball for boys and girls for PreK through 6th grade. It will be held from 9 am to noon at the New London Fire Station.

NL Signup

Lockridge Pancake & Sausage Supper

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Lockridge Pancake & Sausage Supper

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Lockridge Lions Club annual Pancake and Sausage Supper is from 5:30 to 7 pm in the Lockridge Community Center. They will also be collecting glasses, hearing aids and cell phones at the event too.

Lockridge Pancake & Sausage Supper

NL VFW Dinner

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NL VFW Dinner

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New London VFW hosts a chicken and catfish dinner from 5 to 7:30. The meal includes a choice of two sides. Karaoke starts at 7:30 pm.

NL VFW Dinner

Take A Stand Tour

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Take A Stand Tour

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The Phil and Pam Morgan Family performs in concert at 7 pm at the Victory Fellowship Church of Brighton.

Take A Stand Tour

Hillsboro Pancake & Sausage Supper

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Hillsboro Pancake & Sausage Supper

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Hillsboro Fire and Rescue Pancake and Sausage Supper is tonight. Food will be served from 5 to 7 pm and bingo is from 7 to 9 pm at the Hillsboro Community Center. The dinner is by freewill offering.

Hillsboro Pancake & Sausage Supper

An Irish Moment

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An Irish Moment

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An Irish Moment starts at 6:30 pm in Manning Hall. This is the 13th celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. A meal will be served and there will be entertainment including music by Café Caelli, Irish stories by James, songs by Major 9th and more.

An Irish Moment

Diabetes Fundraiser

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Diabetes Fundraiser

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American Diabetes Association Fundraiser is from 4:30 to 6:30 pm in Sammy’s in St. Paul with a silent auction, wine tasting, music and a comedian performing at 7 pm. Tickets are $20.

Diabetes Fundraiser

Meal & Music

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Meal & Music

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Meal and Music fundraiser for Ainsworth Opera House starts at 5:30 pm at the opera house. Cost is $10 per person. For tickets call 657-3782.

Meal & Music

Donnellson Ball Signup

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Donnellson Ball Signup

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Donnellson Ball Signup is from 9 am to noon at the Lee County Extension Building in Donnellson. It is open to kids age 4 to 17. Any questions call Rebecca Schau at 470-9281.

Donnellson Ball Signup

4-H Bake Sale

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4-H Bake Sale

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4-H Wizard Bake Sale is from 9 to 11 am at the Veterans’ Building in Winfield. There will be breads, cakes, pies, cookies and more.

4-H Bake Sale

VB 4H Dinner & Silent Auction

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VB 4H Dinner & Silent Auction

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Van Buren County 4-H hosts the first annual Dinner and Silent Auction at the Roberts Memorial Building. Events start at 6:30 pm and tickets are $20 each or 2 for $35. Tickets are available at the door or at the Extension Office.

VB 4H Dinner & Silent Auction

Singles Dance

7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Singles Dance

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There is a Singles Dance tonight at the Eagles Club in Fairfield from 7:30 to 11:30. Non-members and married couples are welcome as well. Cover charge is $5 per person. There will be door prizes as well. Music will be provided by Scott.

Singles Dance

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in St. Patrick, Missouri

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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in St. Patrick, Missouri

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The Shrine of St. Patrick in St. Patrick, Missouri will host the annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival. Activities all day long from 9 am to 3 pm

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in St. Patrick, Missouri

Auditions For OT Summer Play

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Auditions For OT Summer Play

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Director Peggy Crew has put out the call for actors for the 2014 Midwest Old Threshers Summer Theatre Plays. Auditions will be held at 2pm in the performance level of the Theatre Museum. Crew needs to fill five male parts and 3 ladies parts.

Auditions For OT Summer Play

Take A Stand Tour

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Take A Stand Tour

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The Phil and Pam Morgan Family performs during their Take A Stand Tour at Victory Fellowship Church of Brighton at their 10:30 am worship service.

Take A Stand Tour

MP High School Band Concert

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MP High School Band Concert

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Mt. Pleasant High School Band Concert at 2:00 pm at the High School. The theme is A Salute to the Movies

MP High School Band Concert

Southeast Iowa Band Concert

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Southeast Iowa Band Concert

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Southeast Iowa Band…A Spring Concert. Robert McConnell, director. Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium 7:30 ($5.00 donation requested)

Southeast Iowa Band Concert

Artist Reception

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Artist Reception

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Glass artisans from southeast Iowa will be in reception from 1 to 3 pm at the Art Center in Burlington. Admission is free.

Artist Reception

Yarmouth Soup Supper

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Yarmouth Soup Supper

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Yarmouth Fire/EMS Department 25th annual Soup Supper starts at 4 pm in the Yarmouth School Gymnasium.

Yarmouth Soup Supper

Alcoholics Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

NL VFW Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

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NL VFW Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

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New London VFW hosts a St. Patrick’s Day meal of corned beef and cabbage from 5 to 7:30 pm, or until its gone. It is by freewill donation with proceeds going to post upkeep. The public is welcome.

NL VFW Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

AMP St. Patrick's Day

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AMP St. Patrick's Day

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AMP, the young professional group for the Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance, has a St. Patrick’s Day celebration from 6 to 9 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Golf and Country Club. There will be party favors and games.

AMP St. Patrick's Day

Bingo

6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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Bingo every Monday night at 6:30 at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran's Hall.

Bingo

Alanon

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

Alanon

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NAMI Meetings

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NAMI Meetings

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The National Alliance of Mental Health hosts a meeting tonight. The meetings will take place on the third Tuesday of the month 7 pm at United Methodist Church. Meetings are in the basement in Room 109. Meetings are open to the public. For more information, contact Angie Goodpasture at 986-2030.

NAMI Meetings

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture

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Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture

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Friends of the Harlan-Lincoln House will host their annual Brown Bag Lecture presentations at noon in the International Room at Chadwick Library, Iowa Wesleyan College. There is no charge. Guests are invited to bring a lunch. Michael Zahs, retired Washington, Iowa, social studies teacher will use letters, diaries, and other writings of women to tell the story of life in 19th century Iowa. Zahs has been awarded several teaching awards, including the 1996 Iowa Distinguished Teacher Award for dedication to his students and profession. Humanities Iowa awarded funding for this presentation through their Speakers Bureau. Humanities Iowa is the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Harlan-Lincoln House Brown Bag Lecture

Othello Performance at IWC

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Othello Performance at IWC

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7:30 p.m. “Othello” presented by the American Shakespeare Center
Funded by the Haselmayer Endowment for the Arts
Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium, 601 North Main, Mount Pleasant
Free and open to the public

Othello Performance at IWC

Othello at IWC

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Othello at IWC

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The American Shakespeare Center will present the comedy Othello on Tuesday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium. This is a free performance open to the public.

Othello at IWC

Tip Night for WACO Special Olympics

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Tip Night for WACO Special Olympics

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WACO Special Olympics is hosting a tip night at Unc & Nephs in Washington from 5pm to close. All proceeds will go to the WACO team to help raise funds towards the needs of the team. Unc L& Nephs is located at 1015 West Madision Street in Washington.

Tip Night for WACO Special Olympics

Bat World with Live Bats!

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Bat World with Live Bats!

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BAT WORLD with LIVE BATS at 7:00 p.m.Oakland Mills Nature Center. Vera Blevins from Bat World Heartland returns to Oakland Mills Nature Center. Educational for all ages. Free and open to the public. Preregistration is appreciated, but not necessary. Doors will open at 6:45 p.m. Sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors LLC and QP&P.

Bat World with Live Bats!

Friends of Lacey Meeting

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Friends of Lacey Meeting

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Friends of Lacey annual meeting will be held at Lacey-Keosauqua Park Lodge at 7 pm. Everyone is invited.

Friends of Lacey Meeting

Brown Bag Lecture Series

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Brown Bag Lecture Series

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The Brown Bag Lecture Series continues with “Early History of Southeast Iowa Through the Writings of Women.” Mike Zahs will share letters, diaries and other letters to tell the story of live in the 19th century. It starts at noon in the International Room the of IWC’s Chadwick Library. Everyone is invited.

Brown Bag Lecture Series

TOPS #212...

5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

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TOPS Iowa #212 meets every Tuesday night at the Lincoln Street Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Weigh-in begins at 5:00 - meeting starts at 5:40pm. Anyone who would like more information on TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) can call 319-986-5100 or 319-696-2073. New Members are always welcome!

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous has a closed meeting tonight at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church.

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Immunization Clinics

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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Henry County Public Health Immunization Clinic from 1 to 4 pm.

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Free Nutrition Program

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Free Nutrition Program

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Henry County Health Center and the Mt. Pleasant Rec Center are offering a free community program on at 9:15 a.m. at the Rec Center. March is National Nutrition Month, and Elise Klopfenstein, HCHC’s Clinical Dietitian, will present a program “Enjoy Eating Right.” The public is invited to attend the presentation; you need not be a Rec Center member to attend.

Free Nutrition Program

Mepo Theater Annie

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Mepo Theater Annie

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Mediapolis Community Theater presents “Annie” in the Mediapolis Community Auditorium at 7:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. Admission is $12 for adults, $5 for students.

Mepo Theater Annie

Alcoholics Anonymous

5:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous has a closed meeting this evening at 5 pm at the St. Michael’s Episcopal Church basement.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Sundowners Book Club

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Sundowners Book Club

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The Sundowners Book Club meets tonight from 6:30 to 8 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Sundowners Book Club

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

Senior Coffee & Tea

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

KC Fish Fry

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KC Fish Fry

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The Knights of Columbus host a fish fry today at Manning Hall from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

KC Fish Fry

Maybells Perform

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Maybells Perform

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The Maybells perform tonight at Starr’s Cave Nature Center Leopold Loft. Doors open at 7 with the show starting at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10 for adults, $2 for students. Refreshments will be served at intermission.

Maybells Perform

Mepo Theater Annie

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Mepo Theater Annie

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Mediapolis Community Theater presents “Annie” in the Mediapolis Community Auditorium at 7:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. Admission is $12 for adults, $5 for students.

Mepo Theater Annie

Eagles Fundraiser

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Eagles Fundraiser

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Eagles Auxiliary host a fundraiser dinner for Paws and Effect therapy dog training. It is from 6 to 7:30 at the Burlington Eagles Club. They will be serving hot roast beef sandwiches and tuna noodle casserole.

Eagles Fundraiser

Houghton Fish Fry

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Houghton Fish Fry

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The Houghton Knights of Columbus hold their monthly fish fry from 5 to 8 pm serving whole catfish or shrimp. Carryouts are available.

Houghton Fish Fry

Notre Dame Fish Fry

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Notre Dame Fish Fry

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A shrimp and fish fry will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the Notre Dame cafeteria. Desserts are available. Proceeds benefit the Notre Dame Choir’s Road to Rome 2016 trip.

Notre Dame Fish Fry

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Grand View Choir Performs

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Grand View Choir Performs

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The Grand View University Choirfrom Des Moines performs at the Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church at 7:30 pm.

Grand View Choir Performs

Central Lee "Swing Show"

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Central Lee "Swing Show"

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The Central Lee Music Department along with Central Lee Music Boosters are proud to present “Swing Show 2014, The King of Pop”, featuring the music of Michael Jackson. The show will be at Central Lee High School. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with the dinner at 6:00 p.m. and the main show at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $15.00 for Dinner & Show and $5.00 for the 7:00 p.m. show only. For ticket information, contact Linda Brown at (319) 470-4953.

Central Lee "Swing Show"

Mepo Theater Annie

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Mepo Theater Annie

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Mediapolis Community Theater presents “Annie” in the Mediapolis Community Auditorium at 7:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. Admission is $12 for adults, $5 for students.

Mepo Theater Annie

SEISO Concerts

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SEISO Concerts

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The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra will present its 63rd season Spring Concerts. Performances will be held at 7:30 PM at Memorial Auditorium in Burlington this evening; Sunday March 23, 3:00 PM at Indian Hills Community College St. John Auditorium in Ottumwa; and again Sunday evening at 7:30 PM in the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium in Mt. Pleasant.

SEISO Concerts

Forest Education Day

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Forest Education Day

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Friends of Shimek have their 2nd annual Forest Education Day. This is open to anyone who would like to learn more about Shimek and trees. It starts at 9 am at the Forest Headquarters. If you plan to attend, contact John Byrd at 878-3811.

Forest Education Day

Legislative Forum

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Legislative Forum

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Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance hosts a Legislative Forum today starting at 8:30 am in the International Room of Chadwick Library at IWC. The focus of this forum will be mental health care and corrections. Area legislators will be present and there will be a question and answer period. This event is free and open to the public.

Legislative Forum

NL VFW Dinner

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NL VFW Dinner

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The New London VFW hosts a catfish and chicken dinner from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinner includes a roll and choice of two sides.

NL VFW Dinner

Prom Dress Sale

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Prom Dress Sale

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Burlington High School Prom Dress Sale runs from 9 am to 1 pm in the BHS cafeteria. Proceeds are for the junior class raising funds for prom. To donate a dress, call Heather at 753-2211.

Prom Dress Sale

Century Strong Gala

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Century Strong Gala

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Century Strong Celebration Gala, a Holy Trinity Catholic School fundraiser, starts at 6 pm in Roling Hall in Fort Madison. There will be dinner, music, entertainment and a silent and live auction. Tickets are $50. Funds go towards teacher salaries. For more information, all Lori at 371-4028.

Century Strong Gala

Music Under the Watertower

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Music Under the Watertower

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Music Under the Watertower features the Maybelles in concert starting at 7 pm at the Donnellson American Legion. Admission is $10.

Music Under the Watertower

PAW BBQ Chicken Dinner

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PAW BBQ Chicken Dinner

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PAW Animal Shelter hosts a barbecue chicken dinner fundraiser at 5:30 pm at the Fort Madison Eagles Club. Carryouts are available.

PAW BBQ Chicken Dinner

Trail Cleanup Day

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Trail Cleanup Day

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Trail Cleanup Day is from 8 am to noon at Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge, starting at the old refuge office near Wapello.

Trail Cleanup Day

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Symphony Orchestra

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Symphony Orchestra

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7:30 p.m. Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert in the
Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium, 601 North Main, Mount Pleasant.

Symphony Orchestra

Grand View Choir Performs

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Grand View Choir Performs

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The Grand View University Choir from Des Moines performs at the Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church at 10 am.

Grand View Choir Performs

St. Peter's Soup & Sandwich Luncheon

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St. Peter's Soup & Sandwich Luncheon

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St. Peter’s United Church of Christ of Franklin holds their annual Soup and Sandwich Luncheon from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm in the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room. Oyster, vegetable, chili and potato soups, beefburgers, chicken and hot dog sandwiches, pie, desserts and drinks are on the menu. The meal is by freewill donation and everyone is invited.

St. Peter's Soup & Sandwich Luncheon

Mepo Theater Annie

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Mepo Theater Annie

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Mediapolis Community Theater presents “Annie” in the Mediapolis Community Auditorium at 2 pm. Doors open at 1. Admission is $12 for adults, $5 for students.

Mepo Theater Annie

Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Spring Concerts

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Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Spring Concerts

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The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra will present its 63rd season Spring Concerts. Performances will be at 3:00 PM at Indian Hills Community College St. John Auditorium in Ottumwa; and again at 7:30 PM in the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium in Mt. Pleasant.

Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Spring Concerts

Day of the Child

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Day of the Child

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Day of the Child will be held at Westland Mall from noon to 4 pm. Community agencies and organizations will provide free games, activities, crafts, arts and special events for families. There will also be free eye checks.

Day of the Child

Polishville Dance

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Polishville Dance

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Polishville Community Center of Brighton hosts a dance with Ned Francis from 6 to 9 pm. Food sales start at 4:30.

Polishville Dance

Alcoholics Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering a one-day diabetes education class

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Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering a one-day diabetes education class

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Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering a one-day diabetes education class Tuesday, March 25. This program is open to anyone who has Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes.
The class will be conducted from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on March 25 in the Health Education Center at HCHC. Directions will be given when you call HCHC’s Diabetes Education Center at 319-385-6518 to register. Please register by today.

Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering a one-day diabetes education class

W-MU McDonald's Fundraiser

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W-MU McDonald's Fundraiser

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W-MU Senior Trip Fundraiser is from 5 to 8 pm at McDonald’s. The group receives 10% of all inside sales and they will also be busing tables for tips. All proceeds go towards the senior trip.

W-MU McDonald's Fundraiser

Bingo

6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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Bingo every Monday night at 6:30 at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran's Hall.

Bingo

Alanon

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

Alanon

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Farm Bureau $1 Breakfast

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Farm Bureau $1 Breakfast

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During National Agriculture Week the Henry County Farm Bureau will be sponsoring a breakfast from 7 to 9 am at the Airport Road Vineyard. A Breakfast Buffet will be served for only $1- in recognition of the $.15 that farmers earn per every dollar spent on food. You do not have to be a farmer or Farm Bureau member to attend.

Farm Bureau $1 Breakfast

MP Library Book Club

1:30 pm -
Mt. Pleasant Public Library
307 East Monroe
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

MP Library Book Club

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Mt. Pleasant Public Library’s Fourth Tuesday Book Club meets today and every fourth Tuesday of the month at 1:30 pm in the Large Study Room.

MP Library Book Club

TOPS #212...

5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

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TOPS Iowa #212 meets every Tuesday night at the Lincoln Street Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Weigh-in begins at 5:00 - meeting starts at 5:40pm. Anyone who would like more information on TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) can call 319-986-5100 or 319-696-2073. New Members are always welcome!

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous has a closed meeting tonight at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church.

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Tornado Warning Test

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Tornado Warning Test

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The National Weather Service will issue a test Tornado Warning today between 10 and 10:30 am. This is in conjunction with Iowa Severe Weather Awareness Week. This is a good time to meet with your family, friends and coworkers to develop a plan for when severe weather strikes. This is only a test.

Tornado Warning Test

MackayMitchell Blood Drive

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MackayMitchell Blood Drive

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MackayMitchell Envelope hosts a blood drive from 1 to 5 pm on the Donor Bus in the parking lot. For an appointment call Duane Blint at 385-9061 ext. 227.

MackayMitchell Blood Drive

Immunization Clinics

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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Henry County Public Health Immunization Clinic from 1 to 4 pm.

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Recorders Office Closed

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Recorders Office Closed

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The Henry County Recorders Office will be closed all day for staff to attend a training session.

Recorders Office Closed

NAMI Speaker

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NAMI Speaker

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Nancy Hall, the Executive Direction of National Alliance on Mental Illness Iowa speaks at 11 am in the IWC Chapel Auditorium.

NAMI Speaker

Spring Big Basement Sale

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Spring Big Basement Sale

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The First Presbyterian Church of Winfield's Spring Big Basement Sale is Thursday and Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. There will be a coffee shop and baked goods both days. The sack sale starts at 1 pm on Friday.

Spring Big Basement Sale

Alcoholics Anonymous

5:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous has a closed meeting this evening at 5 pm at the St. Michael’s Episcopal Church basement.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

Senior Coffee & Tea

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

KC Fish Fry

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KC Fish Fry

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The Knights of Columbus host a fish fry today at Manning Hall from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

KC Fish Fry

Spring Big Basement Sale

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Spring Big Basement Sale

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The First Presbyterian Church of Winfield's Spring Big Basement Sale is Thursday and Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. There will be a coffee shop and baked goods both days. The sack sale starts at 1 pm on Friday.

Spring Big Basement Sale

Danville Dinner Theater

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Danville Dinner Theater

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Danville Vocal Music Department’s Dinner Theater “A Night at the Movies” has dinner starting at 6 pm and entertainment at 7. The night includes a silent and live auction. For tickets, call 392-4222. Show-only tickets are available at the door.

Danville Dinner Theater

Glowing Gold 5K

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Glowing Gold 5K

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Glowing Gold 5K starts at 8 pm at Crapo Parks large shelter house. Registration opens at 5. Proceeds benefit Sophia Gawron, a BHS student battling cancer.

Glowing Gold 5K

Great Tastes

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Great Tastes

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Great Tastes, the SCC Scholarship Fundraiser, runs from 6 to 9:30 pm at the Pzazz Event Center. Wine, beer, spirits, coffee and more will be sampled. There will be an art sale and silent auction. Tickets are $50 in advance, $60 at the door.

Great Tastes

Trout Release

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Trout Release

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A Trout Release for Wilson Lake at Donnellson will be held at 1 pm. Anglers need a proper license and trout stamp.

Trout Release

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Wayland Fire Pancake Supper

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Wayland Fire Pancake Supper

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Wayland Fire and Rescue Pancake Supper will be held starting at 5:30 pm in the Winfield Fire Station. It is by freewill donation.

Wayland Fire Pancake Supper

L.P. in Concert

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L.P. in Concert

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The First Baptist Church hosts recording artist L.P. Concert time is 7 pm. There is a $5 charge at the door.

L.P. in Concert

Danville Dinner Theater

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Danville Dinner Theater

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Danville Vocal Music Department’s Dinner Theater “A Night at the Movies” has dinner starting at 6 pm and entertainment at 7. The night includes a silent and live auction. For tickets, call 392-4222. Show-only tickets are available at the door.

Danville Dinner Theater

Bar Stool Open

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Bar Stool Open

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Bar Stool Open benefits West Point, St. Pail, Houghton, Denmark and Donnellson Fire Departments. It runs from 10 am to 7 pm at local pubs. Sign-in sheets are at Phil’s Pub. Cost is $60 per team.

Bar Stool Open

Much Ado About Will

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Much Ado About Will

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Central Lee High School presents the play “Much Ado About Will” at 7:30 pm. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students.

Much Ado About Will

Dollars for Scholars

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Dollars for Scholars

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The Dollars for Scholars Auction starts at 6:30 pm at the Charles Lorber Gymnasium at the New London High School. There will be music and refreshments. Proceeds benefits scholarships for New London students.

Dollars for Scholars

Pamper Me Silly

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Pamper Me Silly

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Relay for Life Team “No One Walks Alone” hosts “Pamper Me Silly” from 10:30 am to 3 pm at the Masonic Temple. There will be food, drinks, vendors, demonstrations and prizes. It benefits the American Cancer Society.

Pamper Me Silly

Cotillion Club Dance

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Cotillion Club Dance

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The Cotillion Club hosts a dance from 7:30 to 10:30 pm at the Burlington Eagles Club. It is open to the public, singles are welcome.

Cotillion Club Dance

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Gospel Music Festival to Benefit Historic Second Baptist Church

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Gospel Music Festival to Benefit Historic Second Baptist Church

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Six local gospel groups will perform at a Gospel Music Festival at 2 pm at the First Methodist Church in Mount Pleasant. The groups that will be participating are Selah, the Tinders Group, Second Baptist Ministry, Bryan Katchay, Terry Hemsworth, and the John Hemsworth Family. The event is being organized by the Mount Pleasant Historic Preservation Commission as a fundraiser for repair of the roof of the historic Second Baptist Church, located at the corner of West Saunders and North Van Buren Streets. Free will donation will be accepted.

Gospel Music Festival to Benefit Historic Second Baptist Church

Much Ado About Will

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Much Ado About Will

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Central Lee High School presents the play “Much Ado About Will” at 2 pm. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students.

Much Ado About Will

Alcoholics Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Vision Loss Resource Fair

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Vision Loss Resource Fair

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Iowa Department for the Blind offers Vision Loss Resource Fair in Burlington at the First Congregational Church Fellowship Hall, 313 N. 4th Street from 12:30 to 2:30 pm.

Vision Loss Resource Fair

Take Back the Night March

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Take Back the Night March

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To kick off the Women of Wesleyan Week (WOW) at Iowa Wesleyan College, students, faculty, staff, and the community are invited to participate in a Take-Back-the-Night march on Monday, March 31, beginning at 7:20 p.m. Participants are encouraged to bring a flashlight and will walk from the Scheaffer-Trieschmann Residence Hall on North Broadway Street to Mount Pleasant’s Central Park in a demonstration of strength and resilience.

Take Back the Night March

Bingo

6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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Bingo every Monday night at 6:30 at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran's Hall.

Bingo

Alanon

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

Alanon

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

TOPS #212...

5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

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TOPS Iowa #212 meets every Tuesday night at the Lincoln Street Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Weigh-in begins at 5:00 - meeting starts at 5:40pm. Anyone who would like more information on TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) can call 319-986-5100 or 319-696-2073. New Members are always welcome!

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous has a closed meeting tonight at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church.

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Dessert Theatre Tickets Go On Sale

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Dessert Theatre Tickets Go On Sale

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Tickets to the Mt. Pleasant Dessert Theatre performances April 12 and 13 will go on sale in the Mt. Pleasant High School commons today from 5-6 pm. Tickets are $10. There is a purchase limit of 10 tickets per person. After today the tickets will be available for sale at Browns.

Dessert Theatre Tickets Go On Sale

Farmers Market Meeting

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Farmers Market Meeting

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A Farmers Market Informational Meeting will be held at the Henry County Extension Office at 5 pm. This is for current and potential vendors. They will be able to sign up for a stall, to receive the schedule and the Market Manager can answer any questions.

Farmers Market Meeting

Alive After Five

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Alive After Five

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Alive After Five will be at HCHC from 5 to 7 pm. Join the Chamber Alliance for fun and networking.

Alive After Five

Immunization Clinics

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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Henry County Public Health Immunization Clinic from 1 to 4 pm.

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Public Invited to Belle Babb Mansfield Symposium with Christie Vilsack

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Public Invited to Belle Babb Mansfield Symposium with Christie Vilsack

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As part of the inaugural events, the College will also host the Belle Babb Mansfield Inaugural Symposium at 7:00 p.m. in the IWC Chapel Auditorium with keynote speaker, Christie Vilsack, a Mount Pleasant native and former First Lady of Iowa. Vilsack will address Belle’s accomplishments as the first woman to be admitted to the bar in the United States and the impact Belle had on her life.

Public Invited to Belle Babb Mansfield Symposium with Christie Vilsack

IWC Belle Babb Mansfield Forum

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IWC Belle Babb Mansfield Forum

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The IWC Forum program this week is the Belle Babb Mansfield Inaugural Forum. It will feature a panel discussion: Exploring traditional and non-traditional uses of a legal education. The forum is free and open to the public. The Community is invited to a lunch with the panelists in the west private dining room of the Student Union. This is also part of the Women of Wesleyan Week activities.

IWC Belle Babb Mansfield Forum

Guard at Airport

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Guard at Airport

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The National Guard 832nd will be flying out for a drill weekend. Picking them up today will be the Chinook Helicopters from Mt. Joy. The community is welcome to come out and view the helicopters. They are asked be at the airport by 1:45. They will fly out at 2:30.

Guard at Airport

Lincoln Elementary Blood Drive

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Lincoln Elementary Blood Drive

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Lincoln Elementary School hosts a Blood Drive from 3 to 6 pm in the gym. To set up an appointment, call Diane Walker at 385-7765.

Lincoln Elementary Blood Drive

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous has a closed meeting this evening at 5 pm at the St. Michael’s Episcopal Church basement.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

Senior Coffee & Tea

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

KC Fish Fry

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KC Fish Fry

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The Knights of Columbus host a fish fry today at Manning Hall from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

KC Fish Fry

Community Invited toTitus Inauguration

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Community Invited toTitus Inauguration

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Dr. Steven E. Titus will be inaugurated as the 29th president of Iowa Wesleyan College. The ceremony will take place at 2:30 p.m. in the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium, Mount Pleasant. A reception will follow in the Howe Student Activity Center on the college campus. The public is invited to the ceremony and reception.

Community Invited toTitus Inauguration

Eat, Drink and Be Hopeful

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Eat, Drink and Be Hopeful

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Eat, Drink and Be Hopeful with Sunny Brook Assisted Living hosts a Relay for Life Fundraiser and Vendor Blender from 4 to 7 pm. There will be over fourteen vendors present.

Eat, Drink and Be Hopeful

Rodeo Kick Off Party

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Rodeo Kick Off Party

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The 2014 Tri-State Rodeo Operating Committee would like to invite the public to Kinnick South in Ft. Madison for the official kick off of the 67th annual Tri-State Rodeo featuring the announcement of this year’s entertainment including the specialty and national musical acts. The party starts at 6:00 p.m. with the announcement made at 6:30 p.m. Then stick around and enjoy the musical entertainment of Jerad Harness & Blackgrass, as heard under the Coors Party Pavilion at the Tri-State Rodeo last year. The music will start following the announcement.

Rodeo Kick Off Party

Grief Support Program

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Grief Support Program

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A support program for people who have experienced the loss of a loved one is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at Great River Hospice House, 1306 S. Washington Road, West Burlington. “First Friday Share” will include a short presentation followed by a potluck dinner, and visiting and sharing with others. This month a Great River Hospice nurse, Nancy Huppenbauer, will present the program. First Friday Share is not exclusive to families and friends of former Great River Hospice patients. Registration is not required.

Grief Support Program

Sing for a Cure

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Sing for a Cure

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The 2nd annual Sing for a Cure Relay for Life Karaoke Contest is at the Iris Bowling Alley starting at 8:30 pm. It is hosted by Peggy’s Angels. There will be a 50/50 raffle and a silent auction. Pre-registration cost is $10, $15 at the door. There can be solos or groups, 3 rounds and winners are voted by judges and fans. There is an optional cover charge donation at the door.

Sing for a Cure

Burlington Civic Music Presents Hudson Shad

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Burlington Civic Music Presents Hudson Shad

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Burlington Civic Music Association is proud to present Hudson Shad as the seventh performance in its 2013-2014 season. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 4, at Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 Front Street, Burlington, Iowa. Doors to the concert area open at 6:45 p.m. The performance is sponsored by Southeastern Community College.

Burlington Civic Music Presents Hudson Shad

Rummage & Bake Sale

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Rummage & Bake Sale

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A Rummage and Bake Sale will be held Friday from 4 to 7 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm at the First Presbyterian Church. All items are 50 cents, unless marked. The $2 bag sale runs Saturday from noon to 1.

Rummage & Bake Sale

First Friday Art Walk

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First Friday Art Walk

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First Friday Art Walk in Fairfield has “A Spring Garden Festival: Books in Bloom.” It focuses on gardens and area non-profits. Venues include the library, Carnegie Historical Meeting, the Orpheum Theater and downtown businesses. It runs from 6 to 9 pm.

First Friday Art Walk

Rummage Sale

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Rummage Sale

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The Holy Family Rummage Sale will be held from 4 to 6 pm at Roling Hall in Fort Madison.

Rummage Sale

Big Band Dance Night

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Big Band Dance Night

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Big Band Dance Night will be held from 7 to 10 pm at the Fort Madison High School and features local jazz bands. Cost is $10 in advance, $12 at the door. It is hosted by the Fort Madison Music Boosters.

Big Band Dance Night

Houghton Fish Fry

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Houghton Fish Fry

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Houghton Knights of Columbus hosts their monthly fish fry from 5 to 8 pm at the hall. Whole catfish and jumbo shrimp will be served and carryout is available.

Houghton Fish Fry

St. Paul's Luncheon

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St. Paul's Luncheon

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St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Soup and Sandwich Luncheon is from 11 am to 1 pm at the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room in Donnellson. It is by freewill.

St. Paul's Luncheon

Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory at Big Hollow Recreation Area in Sperry is open for public viewing from sunset to 10 pm, weather permitting.

Witte Observatory Open

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Sign Up Deadline for Diabetes Class

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Sign Up Deadline for Diabetes Class

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Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering an annual follow-up class Thursday, March 6. The class will be conducted from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and will be held in the Health Education Center at HCHC. On the day of the class, please register at the HCHC Registration Desk before proceeding to the Health Education Center. Call Laura Williams, RN, CDE, CCP, at 319-385-6518 by Noon today to sign up. The program is open to anyone who has Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes and has completed the 10-hour diabetes classes.

Sign Up Deadline for Diabetes Class

Crawfordsville Breakfast

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Crawfordsville Breakfast

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The Crawfordsville Fire and EMS Breakfast will be held from 6 to 10 am at the Fire Station/City Hall in Crawfordsville.

Crawfordsville Breakfast

Crawfordsville Egg Hunt

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Crawfordsville Egg Hunt

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The Crawfordsville Community Club and Lions Club hosts an Easter Egg Hunt at 10 am at WACO Elementary featuring an appearance by the Easter Bunny.

Crawfordsville Egg Hunt

Rummage & Bake Sale

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Rummage & Bake Sale

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A Rummage and Bake Sale will be held Friday from 4 to 7 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm at the First Presbyterian Church. All items are 50 cents, unless marked. The $2 bag sale runs Saturday from noon to 1.

Rummage & Bake Sale

MPMS Honor Band Concert

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MPMS Honor Band Concert

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Mt. Pleasant Middle School Honor Band Concert starts at 4 pm at the High School Gym.

MPMS Honor Band Concert

Rummage Sale

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Rummage Sale

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The Holy Family Rummage Sale will be held from 8 am to noon at Roling Hall in Fort Madison. A Bag sale will follow from noon to 2 pm.

Rummage Sale

Breakfast on Main Street

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Breakfast on Main Street

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Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whitely Opera House in Bonaparte. It is hosted by the Jolly Trio 4-H Club who will serve biscuits and gravy, sausage, scrambled eggs and a drink by freewill donation.

Breakfast on Main Street

Harmony Fish Fry

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Harmony Fish Fry

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Harmony Post Prom Fish Fry will be held at the American Legion. The food will be served at 5 pm with the auction starting at 7. Fish, baked beans and potato salad will be served.

Harmony Fish Fry

Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

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Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

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Ainsworth Opera House hosts their monthly breakfast buffet today from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8 for adults.

Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

Elvis Experience

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Elvis Experience

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The Elvis Experience with Junior Talley starts at 4 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge. This is a fundraiser for Monica Moyle’s People to People Ambassadorship. There will be a freewill donation meal, a silent auction and 50/50 drawing. The concert starts at 7 pm with admission at $10 for that.

Elvis Experience

Euchre Tournament & Soup Supper

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Euchre Tournament & Soup Supper

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Euchre tournament and soup supper will be held at 5:30 pm in the Donnellson Community Room. The meal is by freewill donation with the euchre tournament starting at 7 pm with a $5 entry fee. It is sponsored by Everlasting Circle of Kings Daughters.

Euchre Tournament & Soup Supper

Annie

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Annie

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New London High School vocal music department presents “Annie” at 7 pm in the school auditorium.

Annie

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

4-H Pancake Breakfast

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4-H Pancake Breakfast

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The Busy Workers and Lucky Clovers Pancake Breakfast is from 7 to 11 am at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. It is by freewill donation and everyone is welcome.

4-H Pancake Breakfast

Live Reptiles

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Live Reptiles

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Henry County Nature Center hosts a live reptiles program with ISU’s Rebecca Christoffel, a reptile expert. She will discuss snakes and turtles in Iowa including poisonous, endangered and why you can’t keep them as a pet. This is educational, for all ages and free to the general public. The program starts at 2 pm with doors opening at 1:45. It is sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors.

Live Reptiles

Pleasant Point Cemetery Meeting

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Pleasant Point Cemetery Meeting

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The annual meeting of the Pleasant Point Cemetery Association will be held at 1:30 pm at the Pleasant Point Church. All persons with family interred at the cemetery are encouraged to attend.

Pleasant Point Cemetery Meeting

Porky Pig Bingo

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Porky Pig Bingo

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Porky Pig Bingo will be held at St. Boniface Catholic Church of Farmington. Dinner will be served at 11:30 with bingo starting at 12:30. Play bingo and win prizes. There will be door and raffle prizes. Proceeds go to the Gerhard Leubers.

Porky Pig Bingo

Father Daughter Dance

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Father Daughter Dance

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A Father Daughter Dance, hosted by the Danville Station with the theme of “When Fairytale Dreams Come True” will be held at the Danville School Multipurpose Room from 2 to 4 pm. Tickets are $15 per person and each girl has a chance to win an American Girl doll.

Father Daughter Dance

IWC Choir Pre-Tour Concert

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IWC Choir Pre-Tour Concert

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The IWC Choir Pre-Tour Concert will be held at First United Methodist Church starting at 3 pm.

IWC Choir Pre-Tour Concert

God's Portion Day

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God's Portion Day

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God’s Portion Day is at Burlington Notre Dame today. Breakfast starts at 8 am with a live auction at 10 am. There will be a silent auction, raffles, children’s activities, a marketplace and more.

God's Portion Day

Polishville Dance

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Polishville Dance

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Polishville Community Center of Bright has a dance tonight from 6 to 9 pm. Food sales start at 4:30.

Polishville Dance

Annie

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Annie

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New London High School vocal music department presents “Annie” at 3 pm in the high school auditorium.

Annie

Alcoholics Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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