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Aug 12, '14

Alzheimer

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Alzheimer

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This is the last day to register for the Alzheimer’s and Dementia Workshop to be held on August 27 at the Burlington Public Library. This day-long workshop provides research, education and caring tips for professionals, community members, care partners and those in early-stages of dementia. There will be multiple speakers covering a wide array of topics. This program is free and open to the public and lunch will be provided. To register call 800-272-3900.

Alzheimer

FCOC Blood Drive

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FCOC Blood Drive

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Faith Christian Outreach Church holds a blood drive from 2:30 to 6:15 pm in the E3 Center Gym. For an appointment, call Marcia Ernst at 986-5377.

FCOC Blood Drive

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

TOPS Special Meeting

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TOPS Special Meeting

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TOPS Mt. Pleasant Chapter 212 will have a special meeting today discussing sleep apnea at 5:45 pm in the basement of Lincoln Street Baptist Church.. Guest speaker will be Laura McDonald from Jefferson County Health Center. Guests are welcome.

TOPS Special Meeting

TOPS #212...

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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

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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

Aug 13, '14

Sperry Ice Cream Social

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Sperry Ice Cream Social

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Sperry Methodist Church’s Ice Cream Social is today, starting at 4:30 pm. They will be serving creamed chicken, beef burgers, hot dogs, potato salad, hot potato salad, baked beans, coleslaw, pie, angel food cake, brownies, three flavors of ice cream and drinks.

Sperry Ice Cream Social

Square Dance

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Square Dance

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A square dance will be held from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall by the Circle 8 Square Dancers. Barry Peck will be the caller.

Square Dance

Immunization Clinics

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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

Aug 14, '14

Mepo Back to School Night

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Mepo Back to School Night

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Mediapolis Schools have a back to school night from 5 to 6:30 pm.

Mepo Back to School Night

WACO 7 Grade Orientation

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WACO 7 Grade Orientation

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WACO’s 7th grade orientation is at 7 pm at the High School in Wayland.

WACO 7 Grade Orientation

WACO Elementary Back to School Night

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WACO Elementary Back to School Night

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WACO’s Elementary Back to School Night is at 6 pm at the Elementary in Crawfordsville.

WACO Elementary Back to School Night

Weight Loss Workshop

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Weight Loss Workshop

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A weight loss informational workshop will be held at 5:30 pm in Classroom A2 at HCHC. To RSVP, call diet coach Marsha Laux at 385-6500.

Weight Loss Workshop

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

Aug 15, '14

CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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Columbus Junction Farmers Market is from 4:30 to 6:30 pm in the Youth Center at the Louisa County Fairgrounds.

CJ Farmers Market

Country Music Jam

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Country Music Jam

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Country Music Jam starts at 6:30 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Vets Hall. Participants can sing or listen. Food will be served and admission is free.

Country Music Jam

Farmington Farmers Market

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Farmington Farmers Market

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Farmington Farmers Market is from 3:30 to 6:30 pm at the downtown shelter house.

Farmington Farmers Market

Lights, Camera, Action

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Lights, Camera, Action

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Lights, Camera, Action presents “George of the Jungle” in Fort Madison’s Central Park at 7 pm. Food will be available for purchase.

Lights, Camera, Action

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

Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory at Big Hollow is open for public viewing. It is hosted by the Astronomy Club from sunset to 10:30 pm.

Witte Observatory Open

Aug 16, '14

Bike Van Buren

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Bike Van Buren

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Bike Van Buren starts with Keosauqua Lions breakfast from 6:30 to 10 am in Keosauqua City Park. Information can be found at villagesofvanburen.com.

Bike Van Buren

Blackledge Benefit Dinner

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Blackledge Benefit Dinner

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A Benefit Dinner for Blackledge Cemetery is from 11 am to 3 pm at the Farmington American Legion. They will be serving pulled pork, potato salad, baked beans a dessert by freewill offering. Carryouts are welcome.

Blackledge Benefit Dinner

Momma Lu's Cruise Night

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Momma Lu's Cruise Night

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Momma Lu’s Cruise Night is in Morning Sun. This fundraiser features a car show and food at the Community Center. Registration is at 4 with the show from 5 to 8.

Momma Lu's Cruise Night

Montrose Watermelon Festival

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Montrose Watermelon Festival

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Montrose Watermelon Festival opens with a noon parade. There will be crafts, garage sales and free watermelon.

Montrose Watermelon Festival

NL Masonic Golf Tournament

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NL Masonic Golf Tournament

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The 29th annual New London Masonic Scholarship Golf Tournament is today at Deerword Golf Club. The two person best shot starts at 8 am. Money raised go to scholarship funds for area students. Non-members and ladies are encouraged to participate. For information, call 367-5028.

NL Masonic Golf Tournament

Symphonic Blast

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Symphonic Blast

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Symphonic Blast is at 7:45 pm at Crapo Park Band Shell in Burlington. Music will be provided by the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra followed by fireworks.

Symphonic Blast

Singles Dance

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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

Aug 17, '14

Art Guild of Burlington

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Art Guild of Burlington

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Art Guild of Burlington has an artist reception for Stewart Buck’s “Railroads and Landscapes” from 1 to 4 pm. There will be a Gallery Talk at 2 pm.

Art Guild of Burlington

Bike Van Buren

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Bike Van Buren

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Bike Van Buren will be held today. The Keosauqua Lions serve an all-you-can eat breakfast from 6:30 to 10 am. The family-orientated bike ride will go through the villages.

Bike Van Buren

Bonaparte Back to School Event

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Bonaparte Back to School Event

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Bonaparte United Church holds a Back to School event from 2 to 5 pm at the church. There will be fun and games and school supplies will be given out. This is open for all ages

Bonaparte Back to School Event

Crawfordsville Ice Cream Social

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Crawfordsville Ice Cream Social

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An ice cream social will be held from 6:30 to 8 pm at Crawfordsville’s Water Tower Park. Bring a school supply to donate to WACO Elementary or the ice cream is by freewill donation. There will be fire truck rides, kids games, bean bag toss and water balloons. It is sponsored by Crawfordsville Community Club and Crawfordsville Lions Club.

Crawfordsville Ice Cream Social

Mepo Back to School Blessing

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Mepo Back to School Blessing

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Mediapolis Area Churches annual Back to School Blessing is at Cartwright Park at 5 pm. It will be a potluck dinner, drinks will be provided. There will be a blessing for teachers and students.

Mepo Back to School Blessing

Women's Golf Tournament

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Women's Golf Tournament

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Women’s 4-Person Best Shot Golf Tourney for Luv Ya Like a Sister and WomenMPowering is from 1 to 4 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Country Club and Golf Course.

Women's Golf Tournament

Alcoholics Anonymous

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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

Aug 18, '14

Hillsboro Christian Church Concert

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Hillsboro Christian Church Concert

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Hillsboro Christian Church hosts Lowell Mason “the world’s smallest gospel singer” at 7 pm. The concert is open to the public. There is no admission charge, a freewill offering will be received

Hillsboro Christian Church Concert

Mepo Back to School

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Mepo Back to School

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Mediapolis Schools are back in session. There will be a 1 pm early dismissal

Mepo Back to School

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
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Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

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First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

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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