Community Calendar

The week's events

  • November 4, 2014

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    NL Fall Cleanup

    The City of New London’s fall cleanup is today. Items should be within three feet of the curb by 7 am on your pickup day.

    The City of New London’s fall cleanup is today. Items should be within three feet of the curb by 7 am on your pickup day.

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    W-MU Blood Drive

    W-MU National Honor Society hosts a blood drive from 1 to 6 pm in the high school small gym. For an appointment, call Cindy Riley at 257-7701.

    W-MU National Honor Society hosts a blood drive from 1 to 6 pm in the high school small gym. For an appointment, call Cindy Riley at 257-7701.

    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.

  • November 5, 2014

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    IWC Blood Drive

    An IWC Blood Drive will be held from 10 am to 3 pm in the Social Hall. For an appointment, call Lisa Kongable at 385-8021.

    An IWC Blood Drive will be held from 10 am to 3 pm in the Social Hall. For an appointment, call Lisa Kongable at 385-8021.

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    Veterans Dinner

    Faith Lutheran Church honors Henry County veterans with a free dinner for each veteran and a guest on Sunday, November 9th. The dinner starts at 5:30 with a menu of beef and noodles dinner with mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, coleslaw, rolls and a dessert. Please make a reservation by today by calling the church at 385-8427.

    Faith Lutheran Church honors Henry County veterans with a free dinner for each veteran and a guest on Sunday, November 9th. The dinner starts at 5:30 with a menu of beef and noodles dinner with mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, coleslaw, rolls and a dessert. Please make a reservation by today by calling the church at 385-8427.

    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.

  • November 6, 2014

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    CNA Career Fair

    A Career Fair for CNA and Direct Support Professionals will be held at Catfish Bend Event Center in Burlington from 10:30 am to 1 pm. This is for anyone interested in working in the healthcare industry. Employers from Henry and Des Moines counties will be offering on-the-spot interviews. Please bring your resume.

    A Career Fair for CNA and Direct Support Professionals will be held at Catfish Bend Event Center in Burlington from 10:30 am to 1 pm. This is for anyone interested in working in the healthcare industry. Employers from Henry and Des Moines counties will be offering on-the-spot interviews. Please bring your resume.

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    Olds UCC Harvest Supper

    Olds United Church of Christ’s Harvest Supper is today. The turkey and dressing meal is served family style and serving starts at 5:30 pm. It is by freewill offering.

    Olds United Church of Christ’s Harvest Supper is today. The turkey and dressing meal is served family style and serving starts at 5:30 pm. It is by freewill offering.

    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.

  • November 7, 2014

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    Bottomless Bowl Appreciation Night

    Villages Folk School has a bottomless bowl appreciation night from 5 to 7 pm at the Stone House in Bentonsport featuring homemade soup and homemade bowls. All you can eat soup includes homemade break, a dessert and drink. A $20 donation is suggested for the homemade bowl and a goodwill offering for a disposable bowl.

    Villages Folk School has a bottomless bowl appreciation night from 5 to 7 pm at the Stone House in Bentonsport featuring homemade soup and homemade bowls. All you can eat soup includes homemade break, a dessert and drink. A $20 donation is suggested for the homemade bowl and a goodwill offering for a disposable bowl.

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    Fairfield First Fridays

    Fairfield First Fridays has an artist show Friday from 6 to 9 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm. Artists and food vendors will showcase their work at the Arts and Convention Center for holiday shopping. Local art galleries will also be open.

    Fairfield First Fridays has an artist show Friday from 6 to 9 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm. Artists and food vendors will showcase their work at the Arts and Convention Center for holiday shopping. Local art galleries will also be open.

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    HCHC Auxiliary Soup Supper

    HCHC Auxiliary Soup Supper is from 4:30 to 7 pm at Calvary Baptist Church. Choose between baked potato with toppings, potato and chili. $7 for two choices and $5 for one choice. Includes relish, crackers, dessert bar and drink. A kids menu is available. There will be a gift shop display, used jewelry, a bake sale and frozen Christmas cookie orders. Proceeds benefit the Auxiliary’s health scholarship fund.

    HCHC Auxiliary Soup Supper is from 4:30 to 7 pm at Calvary Baptist Church. Choose between baked potato with toppings, potato and chili. $7 for two choices and $5 for one choice. Includes relish, crackers, dessert bar and drink. A kids menu is available. There will be a gift shop display, used jewelry, a bake sale and frozen Christmas cookie orders. Proceeds benefit the Auxiliary’s health scholarship fund.

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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.

  • November 8, 2014

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    Fairfield First Fridays

    Fairfield First Fridays has an artist show Friday from 6 to 9 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm. Artists and food vendors will showcase their work at the Arts and Convention Center for holiday shopping. Local art galleries will also be open.

    Fairfield First Fridays has an artist show Friday from 6 to 9 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm. Artists and food vendors will showcase their work at the Arts and Convention Center for holiday shopping. Local art galleries will also be open.

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    Kidsymphony

    SEISO presents the 2014 Kidsymphony: Peter and the Wolf. This educational and entertaining concert is designed for children. It will be at the IWC Chapel Auditorium at 2 pm. Admission is at the door: $3 for adults, $2 for children.

    SEISO presents the 2014 Kidsymphony: Peter and the Wolf. This educational and entertaining concert is designed for children. It will be at the IWC Chapel Auditorium at 2 pm. Admission is at the door: $3 for adults, $2 for children.

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    Lockridge Veterans Day Ceremony

    Lockridge commemorates Veterans Day with a ceremony. The Color Guard marches from the Community Center to the Cemetery around 7:50 am. There will be the Raising of the Flag and singing of the national anthem at 8 am with a volley fired. Afterwards, there will be fellowship at the Community Center featuring beverages and pastries and then a Veteran’s Day program.

    Lockridge commemorates Veterans Day with a ceremony. The Color Guard marches from the Community Center to the Cemetery around 7:50 am. There will be the Raising of the Flag and singing of the national anthem at 8 am with a volley fired. Afterwards, there will be fellowship at the Community Center featuring beverages and pastries and then a Veteran’s Day program.

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    MP Winter Farmers Market

    Mount Pleasant Winter Farmers Market is from 9 am to 12 pm at the McWhirter’s building. There will be weekly giveaways and great holiday gift ideas.

    Mount Pleasant Winter Farmers Market is from 9 am to 12 pm at the McWhirter’s building. There will be weekly giveaways and great holiday gift ideas.

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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.

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    United Church of Crawfordsville Fall Soup Supper

    United Church of Crawfordsville has their Fall Soup Supper at the church from 4:30 to 7 pm. The menu includes chili, potato and oyster soup by freewill offering.

    United Church of Crawfordsville has their Fall Soup Supper at the church from 4:30 to 7 pm. The menu includes chili, potato and oyster soup by freewill offering.

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    Winfield Spaghetti Supper

    Winfield Cub Scout Pack hosts a spaghetti dinner with breadsticks, a salad and dessert from 5 to 7 pm at the Winfield Veterans Building. It is by freewill donation.

    Winfield Cub Scout Pack hosts a spaghetti dinner with breadsticks, a salad and dessert from 5 to 7 pm at the Winfield Veterans Building. It is by freewill donation.

  • November 9, 2014

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    MP Comm. Theater Auditions

    Auditions for Mount Pleasant Community Theater’s production of the Best Christmas Pageant Ever is from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the United Methodist Church basement. Needed are 4 males, 6 females, 8 boys and 9 girls. No preparation is necessary.

    Auditions for Mount Pleasant Community Theater’s production of the Best Christmas Pageant Ever is from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the United Methodist Church basement. Needed are 4 males, 6 females, 8 boys and 9 girls. No preparation is necessary.

    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.

  • November 10, 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.