Community Calendar

The week's events

  • September 2, 2014

    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.

  • September 3, 2014

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    Fellowship Cup Meal

    The Fellowship Cup meal this week will be provided by Sunnybrook.  They will be serving a picnic style lunch with hamburgers and hot dogs.

    The Fellowship Cup holds card games at 12:30.

    The Fellowship Cup meal this week will be provided by Sunnybrook. They will be serving a picnic style lunch with hamburgers and hot dogs.
    The Fellowship Cup holds card games at 12:30.

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    H&H Blood Drive

    Hearth and Home Technologies host a blood drive today from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm in the Training Center. To schedule an appointment, call Carrie Wymore at 986-4592.

    Hearth and Home Technologies host a blood drive today from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm in the Training Center. To schedule an appointment, call Carrie Wymore at 986-4592.

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    MP Farmers Market Salsa Contest

    The Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market returns back to McMillan Park tonight with their Salsa Contest. To compete, there is a $5 charge and canned or fresh salsa are allowed. There are three categories-traditional mild, traditional hot and non-traditional as well as people’s choice with prizes for 1st through 3rd awarded. Market goers can purchase a small bag of tortilla chips for $.50 which includes a ballot.

    The Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market returns back to McMillan Park tonight with their Salsa Contest. To compete, there is a $5 charge and canned or fresh salsa are allowed. There are three categories-traditional mild, traditional hot and non-traditional as well as people’s choice with prizes for 1st through 3rd awarded. Market goers can purchase a small bag of tortilla chips for $.50 which includes a ballot.

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    TTT Tip Night

    Chapter J of Tri-T of Wayland will be hosting a tip night at Mt. Pleasant Pizza Ranch to raise money to send fourth grade girls to camp. Members will be busing tables and filling drinks for tips.

    Chapter J of Tri-T of Wayland will be hosting a tip night at Mt. Pleasant Pizza Ranch to raise money to send fourth grade girls to camp. Members will be busing tables and filling drinks for tips.

    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.

  • September 4, 2014

    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.

  • September 5, 2014

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    Blood Drive

    A Henry County Blood Drive is from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the E3 Center Meeting Room. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

    A Henry County Blood Drive is from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the E3 Center Meeting Room. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

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    CJ Farmers Market

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

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

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    First Friday Art Walk

    First Fridays Art Walk today celebrates “Harvest: celebrate the bounty of the season.” It happens on and around the square. There will be music and entertainment from 6 to 10:30 pm.

    First Fridays Art Walk today celebrates “Harvest: celebrate the bounty of the season.” It happens on and around the square. There will be music and entertainment from 6 to 10:30 pm.

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    Friday Fest

    Friday Fest is tonight at the Port of Burlington. Food and beverages will be available for purchase, there will be children’s activities and live music from 5:30 to 8 pm. It benefits the Port of Burlington Welcome Center.

    Friday Fest is tonight at the Port of Burlington. Food and beverages will be available for purchase, there will be children’s activities and live music from 5:30 to 8 pm. It benefits the Port of Burlington Welcome Center.

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    Houghton Fish Fry

    Houghton Knights of Columbus hosts a Fish Fry from 5 to 8 pm at the hall. Fish and shrimp dinners are available. Carryouts are welcome.

    Houghton Knights of Columbus hosts a Fish Fry from 5 to 8 pm at the hall. Fish and shrimp dinners are available. Carryouts are welcome.

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    Kindergarten Flag Football

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Kindergarten Flag Football. It will teach the fundamentals through fun, no-contact drills. It runs September 16 through October 7 from 5:30 to 6:15 pm at the East Lake Softball Complex. To register or for more information, call 385-1475.

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Kindergarten Flag Football. It will teach the fundamentals through fun, no-contact drills. It runs September 16 through October 7 from 5:30 to 6:15 pm at the East Lake Softball Complex. To register or for more information, call 385-1475.

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    Lebanon UMC Ice Cream Social

    Lebanon United Methodist Church of Keosauqua has their Ice Cream Social starting at 5 pm. There will be eight flavors of ice cream as well as pies and cakes, all by freewill offering. The church is located at the junction of J40 and V64.

     

    Lebanon United Methodist Church of Keosauqua has their Ice Cream Social starting at 5 pm. There will be eight flavors of ice cream as well as pies and cakes, all by freewill offering. The church is located at the junction of J40 and V64.

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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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    St. Paul's Luncheon

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

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

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    Witte Observatory Open

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

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

  • September 6, 2014

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    Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

    Ainsworth Opera House hosts a breakfast buffet from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8 per person, children 10 and under are free with an adult.

    Ainsworth Opera House hosts a breakfast buffet from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8 per person, children 10 and under are free with an adult.

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    Bluebird Breakfast

    Former Bluebird employees will have a breakfast at Papa George’s the first Saturday of the month.

    Former Bluebird employees will have a breakfast at Papa George’s the first Saturday of the month.

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    Breakfast On Main Street

    Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House of Bonaparte. It benefits the Daniel Christy Bike Show.

    Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House of Bonaparte. It benefits the Daniel Christy Bike Show.

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    First Assembly of God Bag Sale

    The First Assembly of God Church hosts a $1 Bag Sale from 9 am to 3 pm at 1201 East Madison in Mt. Pleasant. This will be rain or shine.

    The First Assembly of God Church hosts a $1 Bag Sale from 9 am to 3 pm at 1201 East Madison in Mt. Pleasant. This will be rain or shine.

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    MP Farmers Market

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

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

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    Running Wild Race

    Running Wild will be held at the Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge near Wapello. There will be 3 and 5 mile run/walks, ½ mile and 1 mile kids runs and education events. The Kid’s Fun Run is free. The other runs are $25. There will be education exhibits and hands-on displays. To register call 523-8381. Proceeds benefit conservation.

    Running Wild will be held at the Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge near Wapello. There will be 3 and 5 mile run/walks, ½ mile and 1 mile kids runs and education events. The Kid’s Fun Run is free. The other runs are $25. There will be education exhibits and hands-on displays. To register call 523-8381. Proceeds benefit conservation.

  • September 7, 2014

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    Archeology Artifact Show

    The Hawkeye State Archeology Artifact Show is today from 7 am to 1 pm at the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua. It is by free admission.

    The Hawkeye State Archeology Artifact Show is today from 7 am to 1 pm at the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua. It is by free admission.

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    Polishville Dance

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

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

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    Van Allen 100 Birthday & Open House

    Henry County Heritage Trust hosts a James Van Allen 100th Birthday Party and Open House at the Van Allen Family Home, 204 North Van Buren from 2 to 4 pm. There will be cake, punch and homemade ice cream by freewill donation. Members of the Van Allen family will be in attendance.

    Henry County Heritage Trust hosts a James Van Allen 100th Birthday Party and Open House at the Van Allen Family Home, 204 North Van Buren from 2 to 4 pm. There will be cake, punch and homemade ice cream by freewill donation. Members of the Van Allen family will be in attendance.

    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.

  • September 8, 2014

    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.