Community Calendar

The week's events

  • September 30, 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.

  • October 1, 2014

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    Alive After Five

    Mt. Pleasant Chamber’s Alive After Five will be held at HyVee tonight from 5 to 7 pm. Members and guests are invited to come for the networking event and enjoy food, drinks and giveaways.

    Mt. Pleasant Chamber’s Alive After Five will be held at HyVee tonight from 5 to 7 pm. Members and guests are invited to come for the networking event and enjoy food, drinks and giveaways.

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    H2O Night

    Help To Others, H2O, will be having a community night at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will receive a portion of the proceeds from the night and will be bussing tables for tips.

    Help To Others, H2O, will be having a community night at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will receive a portion of the proceeds from the night and will be bussing tables for tips.

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    Middle School Blood Drive

    Mt. Pleasant Middle School has a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm in the cafeteria. For an appointment, call Jacque Lake at 385-7730.

    Mt. Pleasant Middle School has a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm in the cafeteria. For an appointment, call Jacque Lake at 385-7730.

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    MP Farmers Market

    Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market is tonight from 4 to 6 pm at McMillan Park.

    Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market is tonight from 4 to 6 pm at McMillan Park.

    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.

  • October 2, 2014

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    Bluebird Midwest Reunion

    Bluebird Midwest Reunion is tonight from 6 to 8 pm at Mi Pueblo Real.

    Bluebird Midwest Reunion is tonight from 6 to 8 pm at Mi Pueblo Real.

    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.

  • October 3, 2014

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    Art & Stage

    Art and Stage is from 5 to 8 pm at the Art Center. Photographer Phil Pool will talk about the history of photography.

    Art and Stage is from 5 to 8 pm at the Art Center. Photographer Phil Pool will talk about the history of photography.

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    Artist Reception

    An artist reception for Chuck Day will be held at noon at SCC’s West Burlington Campus Art Gallery. Refreshments will be provided.

    An artist reception for Chuck Day will be held at noon at SCC’s West Burlington Campus Art Gallery. Refreshments will be provided.

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    Basketball Camp Deadline

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Panther Basketball Camp. It will be held October 6th through the 9th from 6 to 7 pm at Cottrell Gym. This camp is for 3rd through 6th graders and will teach fundamentals by MPHS varsity head coach Paul Rundquist. For more information, call 385-1475.

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Panther Basketball Camp. It will be held October 6th through the 9th from 6 to 7 pm at Cottrell Gym. This camp is for 3rd through 6th graders and will teach fundamentals by MPHS varsity head coach Paul Rundquist. For more information, call 385-1475.

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    CJ Farmers Market

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

    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 Fridays Art Walk

    First Fridays Art Walk is from 6 to 10:30 pm around the Fairfield city square. It is Oktoberfest: a celebration of German culture and community. There will be carriage rides, a quilt, dog races and several bands performing. There will also be kids activities.

    First Fridays Art Walk is from 6 to 10:30 pm around the Fairfield city square. It is Oktoberfest: a celebration of German culture and community. There will be carriage rides, a quilt, dog races and several bands performing. There will also be kids activities.

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    Harmony Tailgate Party

    Harmony Homecoming Tailgate Party is today from 11 am to 5:30 pm on the State Central Bank Lawn. For $3, purchase a brat, hot dog or chili dog, a bag of chips and a soda. Proceeds benefit the Harmony School Athletic Fund.

    Harmony Homecoming Tailgate Party is today from 11 am to 5:30 pm on the State Central Bank Lawn. For $3, purchase a brat, hot dog or chili dog, a bag of chips and a soda. Proceeds benefit the Harmony School Athletic Fund.

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    Mepo No School

    Mediapolis Schools are not in session today.

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    Park & Rec Basketball Camp

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Panther Basketball Camp. It will be held from October 6th through the 9th from 6 to 7 pm in Cottrell Gym. Participants will learn the fundamentals from high school varsity coach Paul Rundquist. To register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Panther Basketball Camp. It will be held from October 6th through the 9th from 6 to 7 pm in Cottrell Gym. Participants will learn the fundamentals from high school varsity coach Paul Rundquist. To register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

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    Park & Rec Cheerleading Camp

    This is also the last day to register for Park and Rec’s Cheerleading Camp. Its runs for four weeks starting October 14th in Cottrell Gym. There are two age groups. Participants will perform on October 24th. To register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

    This is also the last day to register for Park and Rec’s Cheerleading Camp. Its runs for four weeks starting October 14th in Cottrell Gym. There are two age groups. Participants will perform on October 24th. To register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

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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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    Threshers House of Terror

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

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

  • October 4, 2014

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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 runs from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. It benefits the Bonaparte American Legion.

    Breakfast on Main Street runs from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. It benefits the Bonaparte American Legion.

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    Dale Bingsley Benefit

    A Benefit for Dale Billingsley will be held at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. It starts at 4 pm with a dinner and auction.

    A Benefit for Dale Billingsley will be held at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. It starts at 4 pm with a dinner and auction.

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    God;s Acre Sale

    The 63rd annual God’s Acre Sale is today. The HTC Junior class serves dinner at 5 pm. The auction starts at 6.

    The 63rd annual God’s Acre Sale is today. The HTC Junior class serves dinner at 5 pm. The auction starts at 6.

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    MP Farmers Market

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

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

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    Mudwolf Mayhem Run

    Winfield’s Mudwolf Mayhem and Hero Run Obstacle Race will be held at the Twin Lakes Area Recreation Center. The Hero’s Run is a 1 mile fun run or walk and it begins at 1 pm. The Mudwolf Mayhem is a 5K obstacle course which begins at 2 pm with heats to follow every 20 minutes until 5 pm. All ages are welcome. Twin Lakes will be selling beverages and food. There will also be a bag tournament and live music. For more information call the City Office at 257-6661.

    Winfield’s Mudwolf Mayhem and Hero Run Obstacle Race will be held at the Twin Lakes Area Recreation Center. The Hero’s Run is a 1 mile fun run or walk and it begins at 1 pm. The Mudwolf Mayhem is a 5K obstacle course which begins at 2 pm with heats to follow every 20 minutes until 5 pm. All ages are welcome. Twin Lakes will be selling beverages and food. There will also be a bag tournament and live music. For more information call the City Office at 257-6661.

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    Run the Vines

    Cedar Valley Winery’s “Run the Vines” starts at 11 am at the winery near Batavia.

    Cedar Valley Winery’s “Run the Vines” starts at 11 am at the winery near Batavia.

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    Threshers House of Terror

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

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

  • October 5, 2014

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    Artist Reception

    Art Center of Burlington holds an artist reception for Don Crouch from 1 to 4 pm. There will be an artist talk at 2 pm. This is a free admission event.

    Art Center of Burlington holds an artist reception for Don Crouch from 1 to 4 pm. There will be an artist talk at 2 pm. This is a free admission event.

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    Artist Talk

    The Muscatine Art Center hosts a reception and artist talk of John Weyl from 2 to 3:30 pm in the Musser Museum Gallery.

    The Muscatine Art Center hosts a reception and artist talk of John Weyl from 2 to 3:30 pm in the Musser Museum Gallery.

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    God's Acre Sale

    63rd annual God’s Acre Sale at St. James Catholic Church in St. Paul is today. The auction resumes at 11:30 am starting with grains. A turkey dinner will be served from 10:30 to 1. The country kitchen will be open and a lunch stand will be open during the afternoon and evening. A raffle has a first place prize of $5000 cash and the second place is $1000 cash

    63rd annual God’s Acre Sale at St. James Catholic Church in St. Paul is today. The auction resumes at 11:30 am starting with grains. A turkey dinner will be served from 10:30 to 1. The country kitchen will be open and a lunch stand will be open during the afternoon and evening. A raffle has a first place prize of $5000 cash and the second place is $1000 cash

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    Polishville Dance

    The Polishville Community Center of Brighton holds a dance from 6 to 9 pm. The food sales start at 4:30.

    The Polishville Community Center of Brighton holds a dance from 6 to 9 pm. The food sales start at 4:30.

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    Richwoods-Benjamin Chapel

    Richwoods-Benjamin Chapel near Mt. Pleasant holds a preservation celebration today with Dr. George LaMore presenting a special program. There will be special music and refreshments after the service. It starts at 2 pm.

    Richwoods-Benjamin Chapel near Mt. Pleasant holds a preservation celebration today with Dr. George LaMore presenting a special program. There will be special music and refreshments after the service. It starts at 2 pm.

    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.

  • October 6, 2014

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    Drive Through Flu Shot Clinic

    Henry County Community Health has their annual drive through  flu shot clinic today at the Moose Lodge parking lot from 4 to 6:30 pm. Cost is $30.

    Henry County Community Health has their annual flu shot clinic today at the Moose Lodge parking lot from 4 to 6:30 pm. Cost is $30.

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    Henry County Blood Drive

    A Henry County Blood Drive runs from 2 to 6 pm at the E3 Center Gym. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

    A Henry County Blood Drive runs from 2 to 6 pm at the E3 Center Gym. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

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    WACO Junior High Fall Concert

    WACO’s Junior High Fall Concert starts at 7 pm in the gym.

    WACO’s Junior High Fall Concert starts at 7 pm in the gym.

    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.