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Events in August 2013

  • August 1, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Safe & Healthy Kids Fair

    Safe & Healthy Kids Fair

    A Safe and Healthy Kids Fair Carnival will be held at Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua from 5 to 7 pm. This is a free event open to Van Buren, Harmony and county home school students. There will be dinner, carnival games, giveaways, door prizes, backpacks and school supplies.

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    Oakland Mills Ice Cream Social

    Oakland Mills Ice Cream Social

    The Oakland Mills Church Ice Cream Social is from 6 to 8 pm. Entertainment will be the Rhythm Rockers, Trenton Quartet, Bryan Katchey and Fiddlin’ Granny.

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    WMU Registration Assistance

    WMU Registration Assistance

    W-MU Community Schools registration is underway. Please register your student by August 12th. If you do not have computer access or would like help, the staff is available for assistance in the library. The library is open through the August 2nd.

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    MP School Registration

    MP School Registration

    Mt. Pleasant Community School District 2013-2014 School Registration is today. Grades K through 8 is from 8 am to 6 pm in the Middle School Cafeteria. Grades 9 to 12 is from 8 am to 6 pm in the High School Commons.

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    HC Blood Drive

    HC Blood Drive

    A Henry County Blood Drive will be held from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm at the E3 Center on East Washington Street in Mt. Pleasant. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • August 2, 2013

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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.

    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.

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    CJ Farmers Market

    CJ Farmers Market

    The Columbus Junction Farmers Market is open from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Fairgrounds in the new Youth Center Building.

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    Benefit NL Volleyball Game

    Benefit NL Volleyball Game

    New London Tigers Alumni Volleyball Game will be held in the High School Gym at 7 pm. This is a benefit for Sarah Staebell who is battling colon cancer. Food, a social hour and silent auction begins at 6 pm.

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    WMU Registration Assistance

    WMU Registration Assistance

    W-MU Community Schools registration is underway. Please register your student by August 12th. If you do not have computer access or would like help, the staff is available for assistance in the library. The library is open through the August 2nd.

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    Houghton Fish Fry

    Houghton Fish Fry

    The Houghton Knights of Columbus host a Fish Fry tonight from 5 to 8 pm. Fish and shrimp dinners are served and carryout is available by calling 469-2641.

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    Rock Around the Block

    Rock Around the Block

    The last Rock Around the Block is tonight in Central Park. The Beaker Brothers perform from 6 to 10 pm. Food sales start at 5:30. Admission is free.

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    Crooked Creek Days

    Crooked Creek Days

    Winfield Crooked Creek Days starts today. The theme is “Mardis Gras.” The carnival is from 1 to 11. Dinner will be served at the Methodist Church at 5 pm and the Cardboard Boat Regatta and One Hour Boat Race starts at 6.

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    Quilt Show Drop-Off

    Quilt Show Drop-Off

    A Quilt Show will be held at the United Methodist Church tomorrow in Winfield. Quilts can be brought in from 3 to 5 pm to add to the display. A people’s favorite prize will be awarded. Enter through the side door in front of the church or use the elevator at the east end.

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    Blues and BBQ

    Blues and BBQ

    First Fridays Art Walk in Fairfield has the theme “Blues and BBQ.” The event runs from 6 to 11 pm and is conjunction with the Southeast Iowa Blues Society. Music will be performed throughout the night on the square and at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. There will be a BBQ competition with voting for the best.

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    Beat the Heat Chicken Dinner

    Beat the Heat Chicken Dinner

    Beat the Heat, a fried chicken dinner, will be hosted by Methodist Women at 5 pm at Morning Sun Community Center. It is by freewill donation.

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    Friday Fest

    Friday Fest

    Friday Fest is at the Burlington Rec Plex from 5:30 to 8 pm. There will be live music, food and activities.

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    Witte Observatory Open

    Witte Observatory Open

    Witte Observatory at Big Hollow Recreation Area is open for public viewing from 9 to 11 pm. Saturn and deep skies will be visible.

  • August 3, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Crooked Creek Days

    Crooked Creek Days

    Winfield Crooked Creek Days continues today. A pancake breakfast is at the Presbyterian Church at 7 with the Fun Run beginning at 7:30. There will be a quilt show, a dog show and the parade starts at 10. Kids games begin at 11 as well as the adult slow pitch softball tournament. Lunch is served at the Open Bible Church. In the afternoon there will be an adult pizza eating contest, kids pedal pull and FFA Little Kids Rodeo. The Bill Riley Talent Show is at 5. Dinner will be served by the Henry County Cattlemen’s Association. The auction begins at 5 pm and a family friendly street dance is from 8 to 11 pm.

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    Crooked Creek Quilt Show

    Crooked Creek Quilt Show

    A Quilt Show will be held at the United Methodist Church in Winfield during Crooked Creek Days. It is sponsored by the Church Mice Quilt and Sewing Group and runs from 9 am to 3 pm, but closed during the parade. Quilts will be displayed on the pews. There will be a basket for donation, people’s favorite and a door prize. Everyone is welcome.

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    Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

    Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

    Ainsworth Community Center Opera House Breakfast Buffet fundraiser is from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8, free for children 10 and younger with an adult.

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    Betonsport Tailgate & Treasure Sale

    Betonsport Tailgate & Treasure Sale

    Betonsport Historic District Tailgate and Used Treasure Sale is from 8 am to 4 pm in the Shelter House.

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    Burlington Flapjack Fundraiser

    Burlington Flapjack Fundraiser

    The BHS Forensic Flapjack Fundraiser for Burlington High School speech and debate team is from 8 to 10 am at Applebee’s. Tickets are sold at the breakfast.

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    Kennel Dog Club Show

    Kennel Dog Club Show

    Burlington Kennel Club Dog Show is from 7 am to 5 pm in the Loren Walker Arena at SCC in West Burlington. Admission is $1 per vehicle.

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    5&V Cinema

    5&V Cinema

    Downtown Burlington’s outdoor theater 5&V Cinema is showing “The Lorax” at dusk tonight on the side of Drake Hardware on Fifth and Valley. Donations are welcome. Drinks and food will be available for purchase.

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    FM Moose Lodge Pool

    FM Moose Lodge Pool

    Fort Madison Moose Lodge hosts Silly Bingo at 1 pm. There will be door prizes, payouts and food. Doors open at 11 am.

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    NL Library Storytime

    NL Library Storytime

    H.J. Nugen Public Library in New London will host Gold Rush for Preschoolers from 10:30 to 11:15 am. This is a story time for preschool age children.

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    Boot Camp for New Dads

    Boot Camp for New Dads

    Boot Camp for New Dads run from 9 am to noon at the Extension Office. Soon-to-be dads are taught baby basics from experienced dads in a relaxed environment. To register call Stephanie at 931-0067.

  • August 4, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Polishville Bazaar

    Polishville Bazaar

    The annual Polishville Bazaar is from 11 am to 1 pm. The menu includes a salad bar, hot chicken or ham sandwiches, cake and more. Cost is $5 for adults and $2.50 for children. There will be two raffles and displays. Visitors can view the outdoor shrine and grotto. Everyone is welcome.

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    Crooked Creek Days

    Crooked Creek Days

    Winfield Crooked Creek Days finishes up today. The adult slow pitch softball tournament continues and there will be a horseshoe tournament. An ecumenical church service will be held at the Methodist Church at 10:30 am. Lunch will be served by the Henry County Pork Producers. There will also be tractor pulls, a car show and water fight throughout the day. There will be outside karaoke and finally fireworks at dusk at Twin Lakes Country Club.

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    Trenton United Methodist Ice Cream Social

    Trenton United Methodist Ice Cream Social

    The Trenton United Methodist Church hosts an Ice Cream Social in the Sunrise Room from 2 to 4 pm. There will be display information for the statewide dairy tub collection that supports No Malaria, the global initiative to eradicate malaria. The congregation is requesting your diary tubs to recycle for the project.

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    Kennel Dog Club Show

    Kennel Dog Club Show

    Burlington Kennel Club Dog Show is from 7 am to 5 pm in the Loren Walker Arena at SCC in West Burlington. Admission is $1 per vehicle.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

  • August 5, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Farmington Blood Drive

    Farmington Blood Drive

    A Blood Drive will be held at the Farmington Community Center is from 5 to 7 pm. For an appointment call 800-452-1097. Walk-ins are welcome.

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    Henry County History

    Henry County History

    Parkview Home of Wayland hosts a class on Henry County History at 1:30 pm. The class will be presented by Wilma Evans. Everyone is welcome and there is no cost to attend.

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    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies continues this week with “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The movie is free but you must pick up a pass at participating merchants. You can pick up at KILJ.

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    WisdomQuest Registration

    WisdomQuest Registration

    Mt. Pleasant School’s WisdomQuest Registartion is from 9 am to 3 pm.

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    Danville Registration

    Danville Registration

    Danville Schools Registration starts today. Students with the last name beginning with the letter A through M is from 8 am to noon and 4 to 7 pm. Registration forms are available online at danvillecsd.org.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    BINGO at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran’s Hall every Monday night at 6:30 pm. Each game is sold separately. Play as much or as little as you want. The public is welcome.

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

    Alanon

    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.

    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.

  • August 6, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Spring Run Church Ice Cream Social

    Spring Run Church Ice Cream Social

    Spring Run Church of rural Winfield, hosts it annual Ice Cream Social. The menu includes their famous hot chicken sandwich, beefburgers, baked beans, potato salad, pies, cake and homemade ice cream. Serving is from 5 to 7 pm in the church. The meal is by freewill offering.

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    Lebanon Ice Cream Social

    Lebanon Ice Cream Social

    An Ice Cream Social will be held at the Lebanon United Methodist Church of Lebanon starting at 5 pm. Seven flavors of ice cream, pies and cakes will be available by freewill offering.

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    Access Energy Annual Meeting

    Access Energy Annual Meeting

    Access Energy’s annual meeting member starts at 5 pm at McMillan Park. All Access Energy Cooperative members are invited. A free picnic-style meal will be served. Jake McVey performs. There will be hot air balloon tethered rides, pony rides, activities for kids, information booths and more. The business meeting starts at 7 pm.

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    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies continues this week with “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The movie is free but you must pick up a pass at participating merchants. You can pick up at KILJ.

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    Danville Registration

    Danville Registration

    Danville Schools Registration starts today. Students with the last name beginning with the letter A through Z is from 8 am to noon and 4 to 7 pm. Registration forms are available online at danvillecsd.org.

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    CL Registration

    CL Registration

    Central Lee Schools has registration from 10 am to 6 pm at the High School Cafeteria.

    TOPS #212...

    Lincoln Street Baptist Church
    Lincoln Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    TOPS #212...

    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 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!

    Alcoholic Anonymous

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • August 7, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies continues this week with “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The movie is free but you must pick up a pass at participating merchants. You can pick up at KILJ.

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    Alive After Five

    Alive After Five

    Alive After Five from the Chamber is at Wausau Homes. This event is open to Chamber members, employees and their guests. The Susan Johnston watercolor will be available for viewing and bidding as well.

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    CL Registration

    CL Registration

    Central Lee Schools have a registration at the High School Cafeteria from 7 to 11 am.

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    Square Dance

    Square Dance

    The Circle 8 Square Dancers host a dance tonight from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Jim Logan is the caller.

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • August 8, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Columbus X Country Fundraising Run

    Columbus X Country Fundraising Run

    The Columbus Cross Country holds a fundraising run at Chinkapin Bluffs Recreation Area. The run begins at 5:30 pm. There will be a 3-mile run on the grass trail and a kid’s run on gravel. The entry fee is $5 which benefits the Columbus Cross Country Team. Registration is at 4:30. For more information contact Steve Riley at 217-0130.

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    Wayland Blood Drive

    Wayland Blood Drive

    Wayland Lions Club hosts a Blood Drive from 1:30 to 6:30 pm at the Community Center. To set up an appointment, call 800-747-5401. Walk-ins are welcome.

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    Sweet Corn Festival

    Sweet Corn Festival

    The West Point Sweet Corn Festival starts today. BBQ pork loin will be served from 5 to 10. The queen will be crowned and the HTC Drill Team performs afterwards. A DJ finishes off the night.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • August 9, 2013

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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.

    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.

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    CJ Farmers Market

    CJ Farmers Market

    The Columbus Junction Farmers Market is open from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Fairgrounds in the new Youth Center Building.

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    Car Cruz-In

    Car Cruz-In

    A Car Cruz-In will be held in Central Park in Mt. Pleasant from 6 to 9 pm.

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    Sweet Corn Festival

    Sweet Corn Festival

    West Point’s Sweet Corn Festival continues today in the city square park. A sweet corn contest runs from 5 to 6 and then local dance groups will perform. Comedian Jason Hueneke performs at 8 pm.

    College Conversations Over Coffee

    College Conversations Over Coffee

    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.

    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.

  • August 10, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Yarmouth Fun Fest

    Yarmouth Fun Fest

    The Yarmouth Community Fun Fest is today. A trap shoot is at 10, a 50 bird derby at 11. There will be an antique car and tractor display out all day. The parade starts at 10 and a garden tractor pull starting at 1. A free kids carnival runs from 1:30 to 2:30 and there will be a kids pedal pull at 3. Bluegrass music will be performed from 6 to 8:15 and fireworks begin at dusk.

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    Winfield Golf Tournament

    Winfield Golf Tournament

    Winfield Fire and Rescue hosts a 4-person best shot at Twin Lakes Country Club in Winfield. Cost is $100 per person. Signup is at 12:30 pm with a shotgun start at 1 pm. This fundraiser supports the volunteer department. Various prizes will be awarded.

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    Run for the Babies

    Run for the Babies

    The Preemie Project sponsors a Run for the Babies today. Registration is at 8 am with the run at 9 at East Lake Park Hayward Shelter. Cost is $30. Proceeds benefit the Iowa City-based non-profit that works with critically ill infants and their families. There will be door prizes.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    NL VFW Dinner

    New London VFW hosts a dinner tonight from 5 to 7:30 pm. Ham steak dinners are $9 or ribeye steaks for $12. Dinner includes a baked potato, salad and dinner roll.

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    Sweet Corn Festival

    Sweet Corn Festival

    The Salem Sweet Corn Festival continues today. There is a 5K and 10K run in the morning and a horseshoe doubles tournament. BBQ Chicken will be served from 11 am to 10 pm. There will be peewee drag races, a carnival, junior water fights and bathtub races. Taking the stage will be 7 Shy at 7 pm.

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    Car Cruise

    Car Cruise

    Corn Country Cruisers have a car cruise from 5 to 9 pm at the Washington square. There are no entry fees. The Schmidt Family Band will play.

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    Community Appreciation Party

    Community Appreciation Party

    Fairfield Arts and Convention Center hosts a Community Appreciation Party from 1 to 3 pm. All activities are free and open to the public.

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    Modern Echo

    Modern Echo

    Modern Echo performs at 7:30 pm at Burlington’s Capital Theater. Tickets are $24 for adults and $18 for students and seniors.

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    Natl'l Federation Blind Meeting

    Natl'l Federation Blind Meeting

    National Federation of the Blind meets at noon on the second floor conference room at Hy-Vee on Agency Street in Burlington. To learn more, call 759-5627.

  • August 11, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Trenton Outdoor Service

    Trenton Outdoor Service

    Trenton United Methodist Church’s morning worship service will be held at Trenton Park at 11 am. There will be a picnic and fellowship after the service. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and some food to share. Everyone is welcome.

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    Sweet Corn Festival

    Sweet Corn Festival

    The West Point Sweet Corn Festival wraps up today. BBQ chicken dinners will be served. The carnival runs from 11:30 am to 6 pm. There will be arts in the park throughout the day. The parade starts at noon and the mini garden tractor pull is at 2 pm.

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    Eagles Club Benefit Breakfast

    Eagles Club Benefit Breakfast

    An Eagle Riders Breakfast Buffet will be held at their club in West Burlington from 8 to 11 am. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children. The breakfast benefits the Hetta Gilbert Children’s Medical Fund.

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    Polishville Dance

    Polishville Dance

    Polishville Community Center hosts a dance from 6 to 9 pm. Food sales start at 4:30. Music is provided by Goodman/Anders and Newhall.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

  • August 12, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    WMU Registration Deadline

    WMU Registration Deadline

    This is the last day to register for the 2013-2014 school for W-MU Community Schools. Please register your student by the end of today. To get started, visit wmu.k12.ia.us.

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    HC Blood Drive

    HC Blood Drive

    A Henry County Blood Drive will be held from 2 to 6:30 pm at the E3 Center on East Washington Street in Mt. Pleasant. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401. Walk-ins are welcome.

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    IWC Alumni Bees Game

    IWC Alumni Bees Game

    IWC Alumni hosts a Burlington Bees Alumni Event. There will be a picnic from 4:30 to 6 pm at the 40&8 Club shelter behind the stadium. Watch for the purple IWC flags. The Bees game starts at 7:05 pm.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    BINGO at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran’s Hall every Monday night at 6:30 pm. Each game is sold separately. Play as much or as little as you want. The public is welcome.

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

    Alanon

    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.

    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.

  • August 13, 2013

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    MP Moose Lodge Bingo

    MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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

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

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Columbus X Country Fundraising Run

    Columbus X Country Fundraising Run

    The Columbus Cross Country holds a fundraising run at Chinkapin Bluffs Recreation Area. The run begins at 5:30 pm. There will be a 3-mile run on the grass trail and a kid’s run on gravel. The entry fee is $5 which benefits the Columbus Cross Country Team. Registration is at 4:30. For more information contact Steve Riley at 217-0130.

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    All School Back to School BBQ

    All School Back to School BBQ

    Mt. Pleasant Schools All School Back to School BBQ is at Central Park from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. A hot dog, chips and water are available for $1. There will be a bouncy house and kids can meet their teachers and friends.

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    HTC Pre-K Parent Meeting

    HTC Pre-K Parent Meeting

    Holy Trinity Catholic hosts a pre-kindergarten parent meeting at 7 pm at the Fort Madison ECC. This is for parents of students entering Pre-K.

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    Harmony Laptop Rollout

    Harmony Laptop Rollout

    Harmony 1:1 Laptop Rollout Night is at 6 pm at the Junior/Senior High School Gymnasium.

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    Harmony's Registration Day

    Harmony's Registration Day

    Harmony’s Registration Day is from 11 am to 7 pm at the High School Commons.

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    Brian Hanson Performs

    Brian Hanson Performs

    Stockport Methodist Church will host a concert by Brian Hanson at 6:30 pm. He is a pianist and a humorist. It is open to the public and is by freewill offering.

    TOPS #212...

    Lincoln Street Baptist Church
    Lincoln Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    TOPS #212...

    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 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!

    Alcoholic Anonymous

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • August 14, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • August 15, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    MP Backpack to School Night

    MP Backpack to School Night

    Mt. Pleasant School’s Elementary Backpack to School Night. This is a chance for kids to bring their backpacks and supplies to their school and meet their teacher. It runs from 6 to 7 pm.

    N/A

    MP Middle School Parents Night

    MP Middle School Parents Night

    Mt. Pleasant Middle Schools’s Parent Night is from 5 to 7 pm.

    N/A

    Harmony 7 Grade Orientation

    Harmony 7 Grade Orientation

    Harmony 7th Grade Orientation is at 6 pm at the Junior/Senior High School.

    N/A

    Mepo 6th Grade Orientation

    Mepo 6th Grade Orientation

    Mediapolis Schools have a 6th grade student/parent orientation session in the Auditorium at 5 pm.

    N/A

    Mepo Back to School Night

    Mepo Back to School Night

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

    N/A

    W-MU Supply Night

    W-MU Supply Night

    W-MU Schools Elementary Supply Night is at 5:30 pm. Students can bring their supplies to the classrooms, meet their teacher and get comfortable with their teacher.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

    Sundowners Book Club

    Sundowners Book Club

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

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

  • August 16, 2013

    N/A

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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.

    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.

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    CJ Farmers Market

    CJ Farmers Market

    The Columbus Junction Farmers Market is open from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Fairgrounds in the new Youth Center Building.

    N/A

    Midnight Swinger

    Midnight Swinger

    The Midnight Swinger performs at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center at 8 pm. Comedian and musician Dwayne Clark opens beforehand. The Midnight Swinger is known for his 60’s Vegas style. Tickets are $10 and are available at FairfieldACC.com or by calling 641-472-2787.

  • August 17, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Track Benefit Golf Tournament

    Track Benefit Golf Tournament

    A Van Buren Warrior Track Team Benefit 4 person best shot golf tournament will be held in Keosauqua starting at 8 am. Cost is $30/person or $120/team. There are prizes for 1st through 3rd place. For details contact Mike Hurley at 293-6159.

    N/A

    Lions Pork Loin Dinner

    Lions Pork Loin Dinner

    The Crawfordsville Lions Club hosts a pork loin dinner with the trimmings at the Legion Hall in Crawfordsville from 5 to 7 pm. Tickets are $8 at the door or $7 in advance. Tickets can be purchased from any Lions member or from Agri-Way of Crawfordsville.

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    Bike Van Buren

    Bike Van Buren

    Bike Van Buren starts today with a trek through the 11 historic Villages of Van Buren. There are four alternate routes. For more information contact 800-868-7822.

    N/A

    Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

    Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

    Keosauqua Lions Club hosts a pancake and sausage breakfast from 7 to 10 am in the Keosauqua Park. Everyone is welcome.

    N/A

    Scholar in Residence

    Scholar in Residence

    The ninth annual Scholar in Residence at the First Presbyterian Church. Guest speaker will be writer, director and pastor Rev. Loretta Ross. Registration opens at 12:30, the Gift of Promise will be at 1 and the Loss of a Gift is at 3. The public is welcome and there is no cost for admission. For information call 986-5851.

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    Momma Lu's Cruise Night

    Momma Lu's Cruise Night

    Momma Lu’s Cruise Night in Morning Sun is an annual fundraiser for Morning Sun’s Community Center. It runs from 5 to 8 pm. Homemade onion rings, root beer floats, hamburgers and hot dogs will be served. There will be cars, music and fun.

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    Rummage & Bake Sale

    Rummage & Bake Sale

    Little Bees Christian Preschool Back to School Rummage and Bake Sale will be held at the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall from 9 am to 3 pm. Proceeds will go for school supplies for the upcoming year.

    Singles Dance

    Singles Dance

    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.

    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.

  • August 18, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    Back to School Blessing

    Back to School Blessing

    A Back to School Blessing will take place at 5 pm at Cartwright Park in Mediapolis. The event starts with a potluck dinner before a blessing. Everyone is invited, bring table service and a dish.

    N/A

    Scholar in Residence

    Scholar in Residence

    The ninth annual Scholar in Residence at the First Presbyterian Church. Guest speaker will be writer, director and pastor Rev. Loretta Ross. The Blessed Life. There will be a forum with question and answer session at 11. A worship service will be at 9:45 am with The public is welcome and there is no cost for admission. For information call 986-5851.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

  • August 19, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    MP Schools Early Out

    MP Schools Early Out

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are back to school today. There will be an early out for the district. High School dismisses at 12:30, elementariness at 12:40 and Middle School at 12:50 pm.

    N/A

    HTC Pre-K Open House

    HTC Pre-K Open House

    Holy Trinity Catholic’s Pre-K Open House is from 5 to 7 pm at the Fort Madison ECC.

    N/A

    HTC 7 Grade Orientation

    HTC 7 Grade Orientation

    HTC’s 7th Grade Orientation is from 6 to 7:30 pm. Parents and students are invited to attend as students go through a mock schedule.

    N/A

    Mepo Back to School

    Mepo Back to School

    Mediapolis Schools go back to school today.

    N/A

    CL Laptop Rollout

    CL Laptop Rollout

    Central Lee Schools have their Laptop Computer Rollout Night. 5:30 is for freshmen and new students, 6 for seniors, 7 for juniors and 7:30 for sophomores.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    BINGO at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran’s Hall every Monday night at 6:30 pm. Each game is sold separately. Play as much or as little as you want. The public is welcome.

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

    Alanon

    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.

    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.

  • August 20, 2013

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    NAMI Meetings

    NAMI Meetings

    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.

    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.

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    MP Early Out

    MP Early Out

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are having an early out for the district. High School dismisses at 12:30, elementariness at 12:40 and Middle School at 12:50 pm.

    N/A

    MP HS Parent Night

    MP HS Parent Night

    Mt. Pleasant Schools High School Parent Night is at 7 pm at the High School.

    N/A

    NL Laptop Rollout

    NL Laptop Rollout

    New London Schools 6th grade Laptop Rollout is in the High School Auditorium at 6 pm.

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    Danville Schools Back

    Danville Schools Back

    Danville Schools are back in session for the year today.

    N/A

    HTC Unpack Your Bag Night

    HTC Unpack Your Bag Night

    HTC Elementary has their Unpack Your Bag Night from 5 to 7 pm. Students and their families can see this year’s classroom and bring in their supplies.

    N/A

    Harmony Back to School

    Harmony Back to School

    Harmony’s 1st day of school is today.

    N/A

    W-MU Back to School

    W-MU Back to School

    W-MU Schools start the 2013-2014 school year.

    N/A

    IWC First Day

    IWC First Day

    It’s the first day of school for students at Iowa Wesleyan College.

    TOPS #212...

    Lincoln Street Baptist Church
    Lincoln Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    TOPS #212...

    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 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!

    Alcoholic Anonymous

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • August 21, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    MP Early Out

    MP Early Out

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are having an early out for the district. High School dismisses at 12:30, elementariness at 12:40 and Middle School at 12:50 pm.

    N/A

    HTC Early Out

    HTC Early Out

    It’s the first day back for Holy Trinity Catholic Schools. They will have an early out today as well.

    N/A

    CL School Begins

    CL School Begins

    Central Lee Schools start their 2013-2014 school year today.

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • August 22, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    NL Back to School

    NL Back to School

    New London Schools have their first day of school today.

    N/A

    HTC Early Out

    HTC Early Out

    HTC has an early out today.

    N/A

    IWC Opening Convocation

    IWC Opening Convocation

    IWC’s Opening Convocation for the 2013-2014 school year is at 11 am at the Chapel Auditorium.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • August 23, 2013

    N/A

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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.

    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.

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    CJ Farmers Market

    CJ Farmers Market

    The Columbus Junction Farmers Market is open from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Fairgrounds in the new Youth Center Building.

    N/A

    HC Blood Drive

    HC Blood Drive

    A Henry County Blood Drive will be held from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm at the E3 Center on East Washington Street in Mt. Pleasant. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401. Walk-ins are welcome.

    N/A

    HTC Early Out

    HTC Early Out

    HTC has an early out today.

  • August 24, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Pride in the Sky Rodeo

    Pride in the Sky Rodeo

    Pride in the Sky Rodeo will be held today at the Eagle Drive Arena near Bonaparte. A parade will be held at 4 pm in Bonaparte and the rodeo starts at 7. A dance will follow at the Rivers Edge Pub. This event is a fundraiser for Bonaparte organizations.

  • August 25, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    Outdoor Cooking Class

    Outdoor Cooking Class

    This is the last day to register for an Outdoor Cooking Class to be held August 25th at the Oakland Mills Nature Center. Participants will prepare a dutch oven meal. Al ages are welcome with an accompanying adult. To sign up, call Cari Nicely at 986-5067. The meal will feature: soup, manicotti, fruit salad, bread and dessert. Cost is $10 per person and ten people are required.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

  • August 26, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    Ag Lunch & Learn Deadline

    Ag Lunch & Learn Deadline

    This is the last day to register for the 2013 Ag Lunch and Learn to be held on August 29th. ISU Extension Climatologist Elwynn Taylor will speak about the ag weather outlook and what growers can expect with harvest. Farm and Ag Business Management Specialist Steve Johnson will speak about marketing strategies for ag commodities. Farmers and ag businesspersons are invited. It will run from 10 am to 1:30 pm at the First Christian Church in Keokuk. Cost is $10 which includes lunch. To register call 835-5116.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    BINGO at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran’s Hall every Monday night at 6:30 pm. Each game is sold separately. Play as much or as little as you want. The public is welcome.

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

    Alanon

    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.

    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.

  • August 27, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    WACO Back to School

    WACO Back to School

    WACO Schools have their 1st day of classes today.

    MP Library Book Club

    Mt. Pleasant Public Library
    307 East Monroe
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    MP Library Book Club

    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.

    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.

    TOPS #212...

    Lincoln Street Baptist Church
    Lincoln Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    TOPS #212...

    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 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!

    Alcoholic Anonymous

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • August 28, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    MP Early Out

    MP Early Out

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are having an early out for the district. High School dismisses at 12:30, elementariness at 12:40 and Middle School at 12:50 pm.

    N/A

    Mepo Early Out

    Mepo Early Out

    Mediapolis Schools have an early out at 1 pm.

    N/A

    CL Teachers Inservice

    CL Teachers Inservice

    Central Lee Schools have a 1:45 dismissal for a teacher’s inservice.

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • August 29, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    UCC Fall Rummage Sale

    UCC Fall Rummage Sale

    The United Church of Crawfordsville has their Fall Rummage Sale Thursday from 1 to 6 pm, Friday from 8 am to 6 pm and Saturday from 8 am to noon. It is by freewill offering and there is something for everyone.

    N/A

    MP No School

    MP No School

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are not in session.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • August 30, 2013

    N/A

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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.

    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.

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    CJ Farmers Market

    CJ Farmers Market

    The Columbus Junction Farmers Market is open from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Fairgrounds in the new Youth Center Building.

    N/A

    UCC Fall Rummage Sale

    UCC Fall Rummage Sale

    The United Church of Crawfordsville has their Fall Rummage Sale Thursday from 1 to 6 pm, Friday from 8 am to 6 pm and Saturday from 8 am to noon. It is by freewill offering and there is something for everyone.

    N/A

    MP No School

    MP No School

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are not in session.

    N/A

    Salem Old Settlers

    Salem Old Settlers

    Salem Old Settlers starts today. There will be Country School Reunion at the Library at 3 pm. A car show runs from 5 to 8, the carnival from 5 to 10 and a ham and bean supper will be served at 5:30 at the Shelter House. Burnt Grass performs from 6 to 9.

  • August 31, 2013

    N/A

    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    N/A

    UCC Fall Rummage Sale

    UCC Fall Rummage Sale

    The United Church of Crawfordsville has their Fall Rummage Sale Thursday from 1 to 6 pm, Friday from 8 am to 6 pm and Saturday from 8 am to noon. It is by freewill offering and there is something for everyone.

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    Salem Old Settlers

    Salem Old Settlers

    Salem Old Settlers continues today. A Pancake Breakfast will be served by the Fire Department in the Community Center from 6 to 9 am. There will be a kids fun run at 7:30 and an adult fun run/walk at 8. The parade starts at 10:30. 65&over registration is from 11 to 4. The carnival runs from 11 to 10. Sweet Mimi the Clown performs from 11:30 to 1. The pedal pull will be at 1. Double Play performs from 1 to 3. A Quilt Show will be in the library from 1 to 4. There will be a Library Silent Auction 1 to 4:30 pm. At 1:30, the committee will be celebrating 130 years with everyone encouraged to attend. A Water Fight will be at 3. Scrubbs performs from 3:30 to 4:30. A Chicken Barbeque Dinner will be served at the Shelter House at 5:30. Rickie Lee and the Fabulous 50’s performs from 6 to 9. There will be a teen dance at the basketball court from 9 to 11 pm.

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