Community Calendar

Month Week Day

Events in July 2013

  • July 1, 2013

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    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 Blood Drive

    A Yarmouth Community Blood Drive will be held at the Yarmouth Baptist Church Fellowship Hall from 3:30 to 6:30 pm. For an appointment, call Gayle Carleton at 865-5701. Walk-ins are always welcome.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    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

    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.

  • July 2, 2013

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    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.

    TOPS #212...

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

    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 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.

  • July 3, 2013

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    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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    Miss Saigon

    Way Off Broadway presents “Miss Saigon” at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. The hit Broadway musical tells the love story of a young Vietnmaese girl and an American GI during the Vietnam War. Showtime is 7:30 pm. Tickets are $38 for Zone One, $28 for Zone Two and reduced prices for seniors and students.

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • July 4, 2013

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    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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    Donnellson Breakfast and Garage Sale

    Pancake/sausage/egg breakfast, bake sale and indoor garage sale 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Donnellson United Methodist Church in the basement handicap accessible Fellowship Hall. A freewill donation for the breakfast will be appreciated. Eat and shop in air conditioned comfort.

    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.

  • July 5, 2013

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    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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    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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    Miss Saigon

    Way Off Broadway presents “Miss Saigon” at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. The hit Broadway musical tells the love story of a young Vietnmaese girl and an American GI during the Vietnam War. Showtime is 7:30 pm. Tickets are $38 for Zone One, $28 for Zone Two and reduced prices for seniors and students.

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    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.

  • July 6, 2013

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    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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    Miss Saigon

    Way Off Broadway presents “Miss Saigon” at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. The hit Broadway musical tells the love story of a young Vietnmaese girl and an American GI during the Vietnam War. Showtime is 7:30 pm. Tickets are $38 for Zone One, $28 for Zone Two and reduced prices for seniors and students.

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    MS Firecracker 5K Fun Run/Walk

    The Morning Sun Youth League sponsors their 2nd annual Firecracker 5K Fun Run/Walk. There will be a mile run for kids 8 to 12 and a half mile run for kids 7 and younger. Registration starts at 7 with the races beginning at 8. Cost is $20 for the 5K. There will be medals for the top two times in all categories. Proceeds help with costs for the WMU/MS Tackle Football program.

  • July 7, 2013

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    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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    Independence Cookout & Bingo

    An Independence Day Cookout and Bingo will be held in Farmington at the St. Boniface Catholic Church. A grill cookout starts at 11:30 am and Bingo starting at 12:15 pm. Prizes will be awarded.

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    Miss Saigon

    Way Off Broadway presents “Miss Saigon” at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. The hit Broadway musical tells the love story of a young Vietnmaese girl and an American GI during the Vietnam War. Showtime is 2 pm. Tickets are $38 for Zone One, $28 for Zone Two and reduced prices for seniors and students.

    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.

  • July 8, 2013

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    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.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    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

    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.

  • July 9, 2013

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    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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    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.

    TOPS #212...

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

    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 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.

  • July 10, 2013

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    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

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

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

  • July 11, 2013

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    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.

    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.

  • July 12, 2013

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    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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    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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    Paddle at Pollmiller

    Paddle at Pollmiller is at Pollmiller Park Beach Area in West Point starting at 5:30 pm. Participants can use a canoe or kayak. Staff will supervise and life jackets will be available. This is a free event.

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    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.

    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.

  • July 13, 2013

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    4-Person Best Shot Tournament

    Black and Gold Backers have a four person best shot golf tournament today at 9 am at Deerwood Golf Course. There will be prizes, a silent auction and a meal. Call Deerwood Golf Course.

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    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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    Lake Geode Challenge

    The Lake Geode Challenge is today at Geode State Park near Danville. Events run from 7:30 to 11:30 am. For more information visit lakegeodechallenge.org.

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    VFW Dinner

    A dinner will be served at the New London VFW. Dinners include a baked potato, salad and dinner roll. Ham steak is $9 and ribeyes are $12. The dinner runs from 5 to 7:30 pm.

  • July 14, 2013

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    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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    Grand Old Opry Stars Dance

    The Circle 8 Square Dance Club holds a Grand Ole Opry Stars Dance from 2 to 4:30 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Emceeing will be Doug McCart.

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    Strong Cars for Strong Kids

    Strong Cars for Strong Kids is from 10 am to 2:30 pm at the Burlington YMCA. Vehicle entry is $15 with admission free for spectators.

    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.

  • July 15, 2013

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    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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    Grace Friends VBS

    Grace Friends Vacation Bible Study runs nightly through Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. There is no cost for attendees and a snack will be provided. Pre-registration is not necessary and children are not required to attend every night.

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    MP Blood Drive

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

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The Summer Merchant Movies this week features “Journey 2 Mysterious Island.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free but tickets must be picked up at participating merchants including KILJ.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    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

    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.

  • July 16, 2013

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    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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    Grace Friends VBS

    Grace Friends Vacation Bible Study runs nightly through Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. There is no cost for attendees and a snack will be provided. Pre-registration is not necessary and children are not required to attend every night.

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    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.

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The Summer Merchant Movies this week features “Journey 2 Mysterious Island.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free but tickets must be picked up at participating merchants including KILJ.

    TOPS #212...

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

    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 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.

  • July 17, 2013

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    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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    Grace Friends VBS

    Grace Friends Vacation Bible Study runs nightly through Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. There is no cost for attendees and a snack will be provided. Pre-registration is not necessary and children are not required to attend every night.

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    Moments of Joy

    Moments of Joy is a presentation to be held at Sunrise Terrace at 10 am today. This is for anyone with a loved one at any stage of memory loss. The public is welcome and light refreshments will be offered.

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The Summer Merchant Movies this week features “Journey 2 Mysterious Island.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free but tickets must be picked up at participating merchants including KILJ.

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • July 18, 2013

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    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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    Grace Friends VBS

    Grace Friends Vacation Bible Study runs nightly through Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. There is no cost for attendees and a snack will be provided. Pre-registration is not necessary and children are not required to attend every night.

    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

    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.

  • July 19, 2013

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    5&V Outdoor Theater

    5&V, Burlington’s outdoor theater, will show “Madagascar 3” at dusk on the side of Drake Hardware. Donations are welcome. Snacks and beverages will be available. Showtime is at dusk.

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    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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    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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    Friday Night Cruise

    A Friday Night Cruise starts at 5 pm on Jefferson Street in downtown Burlington. Classic car owners and spectators are welcome.

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    Grace Friends VBS

    Grace Friends Vacation Bible Study runs nightly through Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. There is no cost for attendees and a snack will be provided. Pre-registration is not necessary and children are not required to attend every night.

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    SCC Golf Outing

    The 18th annual SCC Alumni Association Golf Outing fundraiser will be held at 12:30 pm today at the Sheaffer Golf Course in Fort Madison. Proceeds go to college grants and scholarships. For more information visit scciowa.edu.

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    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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    Unplugged and Unplanned

    Mark Lowry “Unplugged and Unplanned” will perform at 7 pm at Burlington’s Memorial Auditorium. Lowry will be accompanied by pianist Stan Whitmore.

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    Witte Observatory Open

    The Witte Observatory at Big Hollow Recreation Area will be open for public viewing from 9 to 11 pm. Visible will be Saturn and the moon.

  • July 20, 2013

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    ABATE Mystery Ride

    ABATE #18 Mystery Ride starts at 10:30 am at Crazy Coyote in Burlington and ends at 5 pm at the Bonneville in Danville with an auction, food and music provided by the Kross Kountry Band. It is open to public motorcycles and vehicles. Proceeds go for Lee County Health Department Hospice and Great River Hospice House. For information, call 572-5733.

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    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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    Denmark Hog Roast

    Denmark Fire Department’s Hog Roast starts at 4 pm at the Fire Station. There will be a raffle and door prizes. The meal is by freewill donations.

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    Finish Di Fight

    Finish Di Fight is a Jamaican themed fundraiser by Relay for Life Des Moines County. Events start at 8 am with registration for a Run/Walk at 8 am at Big Muddy’s and continue with volleyball tournaments, a reggae concert and island cuisine. To learn more visit finishdifight.com.

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    Grace Friends VBS

    Grace Friends Vacation Bible School wraps up today with a short program at the church and then a bonfire with food and outdoor games. Everyone is welcome.

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    Old Settlers Fish Fry

    Old Settlers Benefit Fish Fry will run from 5 to 8 pm at the Underground Banquet Room in Salem. It s by freewill donation. Sides include coleslaw, baked beans and rolls. Proceeds benefit Salem Old Settlers entertainment and activities.

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    SnakeBall

    SnakeBall, a baseball race down Snake Alley, starts at 10 am. Numbered baseballs are $10 each. All ages are welcome and Burlington Bees players will be giving autographs.

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    Woodphlock 2013

    Woodphlock 2013 will be held at Burlington’s Paddle Wheel. This is a charity event for the Disabled American Veterans. Gates open at 12:30 and there will be music throughout the day. There will also be an auction.

    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.

  • July 21, 2013

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    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 Community Center

    The Polishville Community Center of Brighton has a dance with Ned Francis tonight. It runs from 6 to 9 pm with food sales starting at 4:30 pm.

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    Railroad Depot Grand Opening

    The grand opening of the restored Pilot Grove Railroad Depot with memorabilia is the “Dove Sunday” program today. It runs from 1 to 4 pm at the museum with a short program at 1:30. Refreshments will be served and admission is free.

    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.

  • July 22, 2013

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    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

    The third week of Free Merchant Movies features “Pirates Band of Misfits.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

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    NL VBS Registration

    This is the last day to register for New London Presbyterian Church’s Vacation Bible School. It runs July 28th through the 31st. It begins at 5:15 with dinner then there will be crafts, singing, nightly lessons, games and group time until 7:30. Children age 4 to 5th grade can participate. To register call Jane Simmons at 367-5928 or email dljesimmons611@gmail.com.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    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

    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.

  • July 23, 2013

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    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

    The third week of Free Merchant Movies features “Pirates Band of Misfits.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

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    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg Church Vacation Bible School runs Tuesday through Friday. It runs from 5:30 to 8:15 pm. Dinner will be served nightly.

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    Volunteer Fair

    A Volunteer/Activity/Health Fair will be held at the Fellowship Cup from 10 am to 2 pm. This is for the RSVP program. Seniors 55 and older can learn about available volunteer activities.

    MP Library Book Club

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

    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 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 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.

  • July 24, 2013

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    Alzheimer's Free Education

    The Alzheimer’s Association hosts a free Community Education Class for family and professional caregivers on Friday, July 26th. It is at the Burlington Public Library from 9:30 to 1 with a free lunch from 1 to 2 pm. There will be three, one-hour sessions with information on the disease featuring attorney David Beckman. This is the last day to register. To register, call 800-272-3900.

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    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

    The third week of Free Merchant Movies features “Pirates Band of Misfits.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

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    Square Dance

    Circle 8 Square Dancers sponsor a dance from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Tom Manning is the caller.

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    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg Church Vacation Bible School runs Tuesday through Friday. It runs from 5:30 to 8:15 pm. Dinner will be served nightly.

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • July 25, 2013

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    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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    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg Church Vacation Bible School runs Tuesday through Friday. It runs from 5:30 to 8:15 pm. Dinner will be served nightly.

    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.

  • July 26, 2013

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    Brinton Film Festival

    The Brinton Film Festival features films shown as early in the 1890’s will be held at 7:30 pm at the Ainsworth Opera House. Admission is by freewill donation.

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    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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    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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    On My Way

    Mary Heaton Carrick and Todd Brooks return for the cabaret show “On My Way” at 7:30 pm in the Bart Howard Room in Des Moines County Heritage Center. Tickets are $25 and available at the door.

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    Once In A Blue Moon

    Old Threshers Summer Theatre presents the Neil and Caroline Schaffner play “Once in a Blue Moon” tonight and tomorrow at 7:30 pm. Tickets available at the Midwest Old Threshers office, Jerry’s Restaurant and at the door. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for kids under 11.

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    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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    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg Church Vacation Bible School runs Tuesday through Friday. It runs from 5:30 to 8:15 pm. Dinner will be served nightly.

  • July 27, 2013

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    All-Marine Picnic

    An All-Marine Picnic for active duty and veterans and their families starts at 3 pm at the 40&8 Park behind Burlington Community Field. It is sponsored by the Hamilton-Walters Marine Corp with drinks and table service provided, bring a dish to share.

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    Benefit Car Wash

    There will be a benefit car wash from 10 am to 2 pm at Hy-Vee. The proceeds will go to the fund established for the family of Jazmine Roth-Hines. There will also be a bake sale.

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    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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    Downtown After Sundown

    Downtown After Sundown is from 7 to 10 pm in Bonaparte. An Ice Cream Social starts at 5 at Bonaparte United Church. A Street Dance with Ned Francis is at the American Legion and Bonaparte Main Street. Shop open from 7 to 10 pm with specials.

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    New Song Concert

    New Song performs a free concert at the Mediapolis Community Auditorium at 7 pm. This is a contemporary worship group.

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    On My Way

    Mary Heaton Carrick and Todd Brooks return for the cabaret show “On My Way” at 7:30 pm in the Bart Howard Room in Des Moines County Heritage Center. Tickets are $25 and available at the door.

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    Once In A Blue Moon

    Old Threshers Summer Theatre presents the Neil and Caroline Schaffner play “Once in a Blue Moon” tonight and tomorrow at 7:30 pm. Tickets available at the Midwest Old Threshers office, Jerry’s Restaurant and at the door. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for kids under 11.

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    Parrish Benefit Auction

    A benefit auction for Susan Sedore Parrish will be held at 6 pm at Robert’s Memorial Building in Keosauqua. Served will be pulled pork, potato salad, baked beans, dessert and a beverage.

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    RAGBRAI

    RAGBRAI rolls through southeast Iowa today. There will be food and drink vendors and more in Bonaparte, West Point and Fort Madison. Fort Madison is the final destination for the route. There will be a free public concert from noon to 4 pm at Riverview Park with Cherry Gun performing.

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    VB Co Fair Demo Derby

    The Van Buren County Demo Derby has been rescheduled for this evening starting at 6 pm. Driver sign-in and inspection is from 3 to 5 pm. Grandstand admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Previously issued sponsor tickets will be honored.

  • July 28, 2013

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    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.

    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.

  • July 29, 2013

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    Boy Scout Fundraiser

    Boy Scout Troop 27 has a fundraiser at the Mt. Pleasant Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. The troop will receive all tips and a portion of the sales from the night.

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    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 continue this week at Main Street Cinemas. This week the movie is “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

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    Hearth & Home Blood Drive

    Hearth and Home Technologies host a Community Blood Drive from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Training Center. To set up an appointment, call Carrie Wymore at 986-4592.

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    NLCSD Registration

    New London Community Schools have registration for the 2013-14 School Year today from 10 am to 1 pm and from 2 pm to 7 pm in the elementary gym. Registration packets have been mailed out, please have them completed beforehand. If you have not received a packet call 367-0512.

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    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.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    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

    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.

  • July 30, 2013

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    Bike Maintenance/Repair Workshop

    The Henry County HighWheelers will conduct a bike maintenance/repair workshop at 6 pm on the west side of Heritage Museum on the Old Threshers grounds. The worksop will show cyclists how to perform repairs and adjustments. Minor repairs and adjustments will also be available.

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    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 continue this week at Main Street Cinemas. This week the movie is “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

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    NLCSD Registration

    New London Community Schools have registration for the 2013-14 School Year today from noon to 6 pm in the elementary gym. Registration packets have been mailed out, please have them completed beforehand. If you have not received a packet call 367-0512.

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    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.

    TOPS #212...

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

    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 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.

  • July 31, 2013

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    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 continue this week at Main Street Cinemas. This week the movie is “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

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    Jake McVey at Parkview Home

    Jake McVey performs at Wayland’s Parkview Home at 3:30 pm. Everyone is welcome to enjoy this country music concert.

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    Keosauqua Blood Drive

    A Blood Drive will be held from 3 to 7 pm at the Keosauqua Senior Center. For an appointment call 800-452-1097. Walk-ins are welcome.

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    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.

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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