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Oct 14, '14

MP Christian School Blood Drive

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MP Christian School Blood Drive

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Mt. Pleasant Christian School Blood Drive is from 3 to 6:15 pm in the Multipurpose Room. For an appointment, call Melissa Peiffer at 385-8613.

MP Christian School 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

W-MU Baked Potato Bar

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W-MU Baked Potato Bar

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W-MU Seniors host a baked potato bar at the volleyball game tonight starting at 5:30 pm at the high school. Cost is $3.50 each and proceeds go towards the senior class.

W-MU Baked Potato Bar

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

Oct 15, '14

Chamber Lunch & Learn

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Chamber Lunch & Learn

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This is the last day to register for the Chamber’s Lunch and Learn. The program will be held tomorrow at noon at Access Energy Coop. Guest speakers will talk about customer service and gearing up for the holidays. This is a free program to Chamber members but a Subway lunch option for $5 is available. RSVP through the Chamber.

Chamber Lunch & Learn

Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 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

Oct 16, '14

Chili Challenge

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Chili Challenge

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Main Street Mount Pleasant’s Chili Challenge is tonight from 5:30 to 7 pm in Central Park. There are several categories to choose from. Cost to sample the chili is $5.

Chili Challenge

Lincoln Blood Drive

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Lincoln Blood Drive

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Lincoln Elementary has a blood drive from 3 to 6:30 pm in the gym. For an appointment, call Diane Walker at 385-7765.

Lincoln Blood Drive

Toby's Corntussel News

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Toby's Corntussel News

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Iowa Theater Artists Company presents “Toby’s Corntussel News” from 7 to 9:30 pm at the Theater Museum. The professional theater group will stage sketches from Neil and Caroline Schaffner’s popular radio show. Profits benefit the Theater Museum.

Toby's Corntussel News

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

Sundowners Book Club

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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

Oct 17, '14

Clark Elementary Birthday

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Clark Elementary Birthday

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New London’s Clark Elementary School is celebrating its 50th year. A birthday celebration open house is from 4 to 6 pm. All former teachers, students, staff and parents are invited to celebrate.

Clark Elementary Birthday

Midwest Haunted Rails

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Midwest Haunted Rails

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Midwest Haunted Rails runs from 6 to 10 pm at McMillan Park. There will be the Ghost Train of No Return, Ghostly Trolley rides, the Haunted Carousel, blow-up rides, spooky maze and carnival rides. Admission is $10.

Midwest Haunted Rails

New London Remodel Open House & Dedication

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New London Remodel Open House & Dedication

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New London Community School District Remodel Open House 4-6 pm with a dedication ceremony at 5:30 pm in the High School main entrance vestibule.

New London Remodel Open House & Dedication

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

Threshers House of Terror

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Threshers House of Terror

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Thrashers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the Antique Car Building at Old Threshers. Admission is $10 or $15 for a fast pass.

Threshers House of Terror

Voca People

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Voca People

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Voca People performs at 7:30 pm at Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. For tickets, go to fairfieldacc.com.

Voca People

WACO Band Extravaganza

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WACO Band Extravaganza

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WACO’s Band Extravaganza starts at 7:45 pm on the High School football field.

WACO Band Extravaganza

Oct 18, '14

Danville Fire Pancake Dinner

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Danville Fire Pancake Dinner

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Danville Fire Department has a pancake dinner from 5 to 8 pm and is by freewill donation.

Danville Fire Pancake Dinner

Harmony Fall Festival

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Harmony Fall Festival

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Harmony Rockets Fall Festival Fundraiser is at the Harmony High School. Food will be served and there will be games, a cake walk and face painting. There will be a raffle and silent auction. Bids start at 4:30 and the event runs from 8 pm.

Harmony Fall Festival

Hillsboro Soup Supper & Bingo

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Hillsboro Soup Supper & Bingo

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Hillsboro Fire and Rescue Soup Supper and Bingo is tonight at the Hillsboro Community Center. Dinner is served from 5 to 7 pm and bingo is from 7 to 9. Dinner is by freewill offering.

Hillsboro Soup Supper & Bingo

Jeanne Steffensmeier Benefit

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Jeanne Steffensmeier Benefit

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A Benefit for Jeanne Steffensmeier will be held at the American Legion Hall of West Point. A meal will be served starting at 5:30 with the auction starting at 7:30. Proceeds go towards Jeanne’s colon cancer treatments.

Jeanne Steffensmeier Benefit

Midwest Haunted Rails

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Midwest Haunted Rails

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Midwest Haunted Rails runs from 6 to 10 pm at McMillan Park. There will be the Ghost Train of No Return, Ghostly Trolley rides, the Haunted Carousel, blow-up rides, spooky maze and carnival rides. Admission is $10.

Midwest Haunted Rails

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market is from 8:30 to 11 am at McMillan Park.

MP Farmers Market

NL Fire Pancake Breakfast

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NL Fire Pancake Breakfast

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New London Fire Department’s pancake breakfast is from 6 to 10 am by freewill donation.

NL Fire Pancake Breakfast

SE IA Studio Tour

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SE IA Studio Tour

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The Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 5 pm. Artists in five counties will open their studios for this free, self-guided tour. To get a map, go to iowastudiotour.org.

SE IA Studio Tour

Six Appeal

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Six Appeal

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MCT Presents vocal ensemble Six Appeal at 7 pm in the Mediapolis Community Auditorium. Both season and single tickets are available. To learn more, call 985-2263.

Six Appeal

Threshers House of Terror

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Threshers House of Terror

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Threshers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the antique car building in McMilan Park. Admission is $10 per person or $15 for a fast pass.

Threshers House of Terror

Threshers House of Terror

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Threshers House of Terror

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Thrashers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the Antique Car Building at Old Threshers. Admission is $10 or $15 for a fast pass.

Threshers House of Terror

Winfield Tailgate Party

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Winfield Tailgate Party

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Winfield Betterment Group hosts a tailgate party for the Iowa Hawkeyes game at the WMU practice field. Kickoff is at 11 am. There will be kids and adults games, a raffle and more.

Winfield Tailgate Party

Singles Dance

Close7:30 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

Oct 19, '14

Barktoberfest

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Barktoberfest

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Barktoberfest is from 1 to 5 pm at East Lake Park. There will be Project Dogway show beginning at 2 pm with free registration from 1 to 2. There are prizes for the top 3 in three categories. There will also be a vendor show, agility course and photo booth. Its free to all pet lovers.

Barktoberfest

Celebrate 15 years with Healthy Henry County Communities at the Healthy Halloween Walk

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Celebrate 15 years with Healthy Henry County Communities at the Healthy Halloween Walk

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Celebrate 15 years with Healthy Henry County Communities at the Healthy Halloween Walk 2-5 pm at East Lake Park in Mt. Pleasant. Enjoy fun and games for all ages as you walk thru the park.

Celebrate 15 years with Healthy Henry County Communities at the Healthy Halloween Walk

Farmington Bingo

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Farmington Bingo

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Bingo is from 1 to 4 pm at the Farmington Community Center.

Farmington Bingo

HHCC Healthy Halloween Walk

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HHCC Healthy Halloween Walk

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The 15th annual Healthy Henry County Communities Healthy Halloween Walk will be held today from 2 to 5 pm at East Lake Park. There will be fun and games during the walk including inflatables, face painting, the spook tent, health booths and games. There will also be a golf contest for kids and adults.

HHCC Healthy Halloween Walk

Polishville Dance

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Polishville Dance

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

Polishville Dance

SE IA Studio Tour

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SE IA Studio Tour

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The Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 5 pm. Artists in five counties will open their studios for this free, self-guided tour. To get a map, go to iowastudiotour.org.

SE IA Studio Tour

Stockport Library Open House

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Stockport Library Open House

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Stockport Library has an open house from 2 to 4 pm for the public to view their upgrades and visit with the new librarian and the library board.

Stockport Library Open House

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

Oct 20, '14

Beta Sigma Phi @ Pizza Ranch

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Beta Sigma Phi @ Pizza Ranch

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Stop out at Pizza Ranch today. Beta Sigma Phi will be busing tables throughout the day. The fundraiser benefits local projects.

Beta Sigma Phi @ Pizza Ranch

Harmony No School

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Harmony No School

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Harmony Schools are not in session today. It’s a professional development day.

Harmony No School

MP Book Fair

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MP Book Fair

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Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

MP Book Fair

MP MS Choral Concert

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MP MS Choral Concert

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Mt. Pleasant Middle School Choral Concert starts at 7 pm in the Middle School gym.

MP MS Choral Concert

Bingo

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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

Close7:00 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