Community Calendar

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December 2014
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Pioneer Cemetery Mission

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Pioneer Cemetery Mission

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The Henry County Pioneer Cemetery Commission meets at 1 pm in the conference room of the Henry County Courthouse. Those interested in the Pioneer Cemeteries of Henry County are welcome to attend.

Pioneer Cemetery Mission

Pipeline Informational Meeting

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Pipeline Informational Meeting

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A public informational meeting about the proposed pipeline running in Van Buren County will be held at 6 pm at the River Valley Lodge near Farmington.

Pipeline Informational Meeting

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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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.

Alanon

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Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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A Blood Drive will be held from 2 to 6 pm at the E3 Center Meeting Room. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Blood Drive

IWC Student Showcase

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IWC Student Showcase

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The Student Showcase at IWC will be held today starting at 11 am in the Social Hall of the Howe Student Activity Center. A variety of student projects, including service-learning and research, will be on display. Students will be present to discuss their projects. This event is open to the public.

IWC Student Showcase

Pleasant Grove Cemetery Association Meeting

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Pleasant Grove Cemetery Association Meeting

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The annual meeting of Pleasant Grove Cemetery Association is at 7 pm at New London Community Hall. Light refreshments will be served.

Pleasant Grove Cemetery Association Meeting

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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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 #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alive After Five

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Alive After Five

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Alive After Five is hosted by Edward Jones and will be at Airport Road Vineyard from 5 to 7 pm.

Alive After Five

West Point Wonderland

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West Point Wonderland

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West Point Wonderland is from 4 to 7 pm in downtown West Point. There will be carriage rides, Santa, cookie decorating, wine tasting, a nativity display, festival of trees and more.

West Point Wonderland

Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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Adopt-A-Family Bake Sale

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Adopt-A-Family Bake Sale

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Two Rivers Bank and Trust holds an Adopt-a-Family Bake Sale from 9 am to 4:30 pm. Proceeds purchase Christmas gifts for a local family in need.

Adopt-A-Family Bake Sale

Can Drive

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Can Drive

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During Holiday on Main, the High School Interact Club will be collecting canned goods for the Fellowship Cup. There will be three drop off spots: Home Furniture, the Union Block and Amy Becker Photography.

Can Drive

Holiday on Main

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Holiday on Main

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Holiday on Main will be held in uptown Mt. Pleasant from 5 to 8 pm. Santa arrives at 5:30 and kids can have their pictures taken with him at Amy Becker Photography. Festival of Trees is at Home Furniture. There will be horse and carriage rides, live music in the Union Block building with a hot chocolate bar and a Wine Walk. For $10, you receive a glass and can sample wines with area merchants.

Holiday on Main

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Adopt-A-Family Bake Sale

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Adopt-A-Family Bake Sale

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Two Rivers Bank and Trust holds an Adopt-a-Family Bake Sale from 9 am to 4:30 pm. Proceeds purchase Christmas gifts for a local family in need.

Adopt-A-Family Bake Sale

Cotillion Club Xmas Dance

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Cotillion Club Xmas Dance

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The Cotillion Club Christmas Dance is from 7:30 to 10:30 pm at the Loft in Burlington with Polyester Blend performing. There will be refreshments. Cost is $10 per person for non-members.

Cotillion Club Xmas Dance

Festival of Trees

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Festival of Trees

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The annual Festival of Trees will be held Friday from 5 to 9 pm, Saturday from 9 am to 8 pm and Sunday from noon to 3 pm at the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua. It is hosted by the Lions Club of Van Buren County. Many live trees and decorations will be sold in a silent auction. There will be live entertainment throughout the weekend and refreshments. All proceeds go to Christmas for Kids of Van Buren County.

Festival of Trees

First Fridays Art Walk

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First Fridays Art Walk

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Fairfield’s First Friday Artwalk has the theme “The Christmas City.” The event runs from 6 to 9 pm in businesses around the Fairfield square. There will be a kids workshop, carolers, living windows and drawings for art.

First Fridays Art Walk

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Nativity Display

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Nativity Display

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Ainsworth Opera House has a display of more than 2300 nativity sets. It is open Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 8 pm and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm. Refreshments will be served. Admission is $5.

Nativity Display

Road to Bethlehem

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Road to Bethlehem

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The First Baptist Church of Farmington hosts “Road to Bethlehem” a live outdoor nativity play complete with animals including camels. The Shepherd guided tours last 15 minutes with tours starting every 15 minutes. Indoors there will be crafts for kids, refreshments and a family souvenir photo. The public is invited and this is a free event.

Road to Bethlehem

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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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.

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Bluebird Breakfast

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Bluebird Breakfast

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

Bluebird Breakfast

Bonapare Cookie/Candy Walk

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Bonapare Cookie/Candy Walk

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The annual Bonaparte Historical Society Cookie and Candy Walk will be held starting at 9 am at the Bonaparte Opera House. Proceeds go towards the upkeep of the Auntie Green Museum.

Bonapare Cookie/Candy Walk

Breakfast on Main Street

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Breakfast on Main Street

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Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte, serving breakfast casseroles, coffeecake and a beverage. It is hosted by the Bonaparte Public Library Board.

Breakfast on Main Street

Calvary Baptist Christmas Cantata

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Calvary Baptist Christmas Cantata

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Calvary Baptist Church Adult Choir presents “Three Gifts: Our Christmas Offering.” The Christmas Cantata will be held Saturday at 6:30 pm and Sunday at 3 pm at the church with a dessert reception to follow in the church Fellowship Hall. It is a free event and all are welcome.

Calvary Baptist Christmas Cantata

Cookie & Candy Walk

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Cookie & Candy Walk

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A Cookie and Candy Walk will be held from 8:30 to 11:30 am at the Winfield Presbyterian Church.

Cookie & Candy Walk

Donnellson, Carols, Cookies and Cocoa

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Donnellson, Carols, Cookies and Cocoa

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Donnellson Library co-sponsors “Carols, Cookies and Cocoa.” A fundraiser for the Friends of the Library from 3 to 6 pm at the University Athletic Center in Donnellson. There will be an old fashioned sing along, Santa will be there, Christmas treats, kids activities, a silent auction and door prizes. Tickets are $3 for kids, $6 for adults with a max of $20 per family and can be purchased from Library Board members, at the door, at Pilot Grove in Donnellson or Welch’s Insurance.

Donnellson, Carols, Cookies and Cocoa

Festival of Trees

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Festival of Trees

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The annual Festival of Trees will be held Friday from 5 to 9 pm, Saturday from 9 am to 8 pm and Sunday from noon to 3 pm at the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua. It is hosted by the Lions Club of Van Buren County. Many live trees and decorations will be sold in a silent auction. There will be live entertainment throughout the weekend and refreshments. All proceeds go to Christmas for Kids of Van Buren County.

Festival of Trees

Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

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Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

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Harmony FFA will be selling Christmas Trees today from 8 am to noon at the Harmony High School.

Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

Moose Holiday Bazaar

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Moose Holiday Bazaar

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Women of the Moose holds their annual Holiday Bazaar from 9 am to 2 pm at the Moose Lodge, 108 West Saunders, Mount Pleasant.

Moose Holiday Bazaar

MP Christian School Christmas Bazaar

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MP Christian School Christmas Bazaar

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Mt. Pleasant Christian School Christmas Bazaar is today. The bazaar and craft show run from 7 am to 2 pm. A student fundraiser breakfast is from 6:30 to 10:30 am and lunch will be available from 11 am to 1 pm. The bake sale also runs from 7 to 2 and the Children’s Christmas Shoppe is from 9 am to 2 pm.

MP Christian School Christmas Bazaar

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

MP PTA Kids' Christmas

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MP PTA Kids' Christmas

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The Mt. Pleasant PTA kids’ Christmas will be held from 8 am to noon in the Van Allen Gym.

MP PTA Kids' Christmas

MP Winter Farmers Market

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MP Winter Farmers Market

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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.

MP Winter Farmers Market

Nativity Display

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Nativity Display

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Ainsworth Opera House has a display of more than 2300 nativity sets. It is open Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 8 pm and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm. Refreshments will be served. Admission is $5.

Nativity Display

NL Holiday Stroll

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NL Holiday Stroll

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The New London Holiday stroll run from 5 to 8 pm. Santa will be present, there will be free wagon rides, a silent auction, food, prizes at the City Office, a raffle for a new snow blower, a magician, face painting and dance classes.

NL Holiday Stroll

Road to Bethlehem

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Road to Bethlehem

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The First Baptist Church of Farmington hosts “Road to Bethlehem” a live outdoor nativity play complete with animals including camels. The Shepherd guided tours last 15 minutes with tours starting every 15 minutes. Indoors there will be crafts for kids, refreshments and a family souvenir photo. The public is invited and this is a free event.

Road to Bethlehem

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Calvary Baptist Christmas Cantata

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Calvary Baptist Christmas Cantata

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Calvary Baptist Church Adult Choir presents “Three Gifts: Our Christmas Offering.” The Christmas Cantata will be held Saturday at 6:30 pm and Sunday at 3 pm at the church with a dessert reception to follow in the church Fellowship Hall. It is a free event and all are welcome.

Calvary Baptist Christmas Cantata

Festival of Trees

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Festival of Trees

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The annual Festival of Trees will be held Friday from 5 to 9 pm, Saturday from 9 am to 8 pm and Sunday from noon to 3 pm at the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua. It is hosted by the Lions Club of Van Buren County. Many live trees and decorations will be sold in a silent auction. There will be live entertainment throughout the weekend and refreshments. All proceeds go to Christmas for Kids of Van Buren County.

Festival of Trees

Harmony Winter Concert

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Harmony Winter Concert

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Harmony Schools K-12 Winter Concert starts at 3 pm at Harmony High School.

Harmony Winter Concert

Mepo Cookie Bake Off

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Mepo Cookie Bake Off

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Mediapolis Community Youth Group’s Taste of December Cookie Bake Off is from 4 to 6 pm at the Presbyterian Church. Everyone is invited to bring a dozen cookies and enter the bake-off fundraiser. Voting is determined by dollars. Entertainment will be provided by the students.

Mepo Cookie Bake Off

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Nativity Display

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Nativity Display

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Ainsworth Opera House has a display of more than 2300 nativity sets. It is open Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 8 pm and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm. Refreshments will be served. Admission is $5.

Nativity Display

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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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

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Faith Lutheran Church Blood Drive

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Faith Lutheran Church Blood Drive

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Faith Lutheran Church runs a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm in the Fellowship Hall. For an appointment, call Jennifer Lehman at 217-8309.

Faith Lutheran Church Blood Drive

Harmony Pizza Hut Night

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Harmony Pizza Hut Night

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Harmony Cheerleaders host a Buffet Night at Mt. Pleasant Pizza Hut tonight. Tickets can be purchased from cheerleaders. Buy from them directly and save $1.

Harmony Pizza Hut Night

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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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.

Alanon

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Figgy Pudding Caroling Festival

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Figgy Pudding Caroling Festival

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Rotary Club of Mt. Pleasant presents “Great Figgy Pudding Street Corner Caroling Festival” tonight from 6 to 8 pm. Registration starts in Central Park and then groups will gather at assigned street corners to sing.

Figgy Pudding Caroling Festival

MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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

MP Moose Lodge Bingo

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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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 #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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FCOC Christmas Banquet

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FCOC Christmas Banquet

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This is the last day to get tickets for Faith Christian Outreach Church’s Christmas Banquet. It will be held on Friday, December 12 at 6:30 pm. It features music from the Blackwood Brothers and Pastor Monte Knudsen. Tickets are $20 and include a catered meal. For tickets, call 986-5377.

FCOC Christmas Banquet

HCHC Book Fair

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HCHC Book Fair

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HCHC Foundation Book Fair is from 9 am to 4:30 pm in Classroom A-1 at HCHC.

HCHC Book Fair

Holiday Grande 2014

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Holiday Grande 2014

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Burlington Civic Music presents Jim McDonough and Holiday Grande 2014. The show starts at 7:30 pm in the Burlington Memorial Auditorium. Tickets can be purchased at the Box Office.

Holiday Grande 2014

Square Dance

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Square Dance

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Circle 8 Square Dancers dance tonight at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall from 7:30 to 10 pm. Tom Manning is the caller and there will be a potluck supper starting at 6:30 pm.

Square Dance

Sunnybrook Concert

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Sunnybrook Concert

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Sunnybrook of Mt. Pleasant has a musical concert starting at 2 pm. The Piatigorsky Foundation performs a one-hour concert.

Sunnybrook Concert

Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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AMP Christmas Party

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AMP Christmas Party

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AMP, the Chamber’s Young Professionals group, has their Ugly Christmas Sweater Party starting at 6 pm at the Press Box. They will be collecting canned goods for the Fellowship Cup.

AMP Christmas Party

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Ainsworth Nativity Display

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Ainsworth Nativity Display

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Ainsworth Opera House features a display of over 2300 nativities. It is open from 10 am to 8 pm. Admission is $5 and refreshments will be served.

Ainsworth Nativity Display

MP Boys Basketball on KILJ

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MP Boys Basketball on KILJ

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Sports tonight starting at 7 pm on 105.5 FM, tune in for the Mt. Pleasant boys basketball game when they play at Fort Madison.

MP Boys Basketball on KILJ

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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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.

Senior Coffee & Tea

College Conversations Over Coffee

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College Conversations Over Coffee

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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.

College Conversations Over Coffee

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Ainsworth Nativity Display

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Ainsworth Nativity Display

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Ainsworth Opera House features a display of over 2300 nativities. It is open from 10 am to 8 pm. Admission is $5 and refreshments will be served.

Ainsworth Nativity Display

Breakfast With Santa

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Breakfast With Santa

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Breakfast with Santa is from 9 to 10:30 am at the First United Methodist Church. It is by freewill donation.

Breakfast With Santa

Cookie Walk

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Cookie Walk

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Open Bible Church holds a Cookie Walk from 8 am to noon.

Cookie Walk

Free Merchant Movies

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Free Merchant Movies

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Main Street Cinema’s Free Merchant Movies today feature “Heaven is for Real” at 11 am and 1:30 pm. This movie is free but requires a ticket that can be picked up at participating sponsors.

Free Merchant Movies

Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

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Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

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Harmony FFA will be selling Christmas Trees today from 8 am to noon at the Harmony High School.

Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

MP Winter Farmers Market

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MP Winter Farmers Market

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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.

MP Winter Farmers Market

NL VFW Dinner

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NL VFW Dinner

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New London VFW holds a catfish and chicken dinner tonight from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinner includes a roll and two sides.

NL VFW Dinner

RFL Xmas Sale

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RFL Xmas Sale

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Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone will be selling gift baskets, gift ideas and goodies at the Salem Community Building from 8 am to 1 pm. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life.

RFL Xmas Sale

Santa Stacks

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Santa Stacks

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Santa Stacks- Breakfast With Santa will be held from 9 to 10:30 am at First United Methodist Church. It is by freewill donation.

Santa Stacks

Stockport Soup Supper

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Stockport Soup Supper

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Stockport Soup Supper is from 5 to 6:30 pm at the Legion Hall. It is by freewill donation. Entertainment will be provided by local children. There will be a wreath auction. Santa arrives at 6:30.

Stockport Soup Supper

Winfield Library Event

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Winfield Library Event

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Winfield Public Library hosts Santa from 11 am to noon. Kids age 4 to 10 can stay that afternoon from noon to 4 pm for holiday activities like games, crafts and carols. Kids are to bring their own lunch.

Winfield Library Event

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Cookie Walk

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Cookie Walk

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Southeast Iowa Dance Team holds a cookie walk fundraiser from 9 am to noon at Butch’s River Rock. Goodies are sold by the pound.

Cookie Walk

DM Co. Humane Society Holiday Party

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DM Co. Humane Society Holiday Party

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Des Moines County Humane Society hosts a holiday party from 1 to 4 pm at the shelter. Patrons can fill kennel stockings with toys and treats. There will be refreshments.

DM Co. Humane Society Holiday Party

Farmington Caroling

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Farmington Caroling

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Christmas Caroling and short stories starts at 2 pm in the Pioneer Historical Museum of Farmington.

Farmington Caroling

Free Merchant Movies

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Free Merchant Movies

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Main Street Cinema’s Free Merchant Movies today feature “Heaven is for Real” at noon. This movie is free but requires a ticket that can be picked up at participating sponsors.

Free Merchant Movies

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

MPHS Winter Concert

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MPHS Winter Concert

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Mt. Pleasant High School Winter Concert starts at 2 pm in the High School Gym.

MPHS Winter Concert

Singspiration Concert

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Singspiration Concert

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Mid-Lee County Council of Churches Singspiration concert is at 4 pm at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ of Donnellson. A freewill donation soup supper will follow.

Singspiration Concert

WACO Concert

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WACO Concert

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The WACO Music Department will be presents the Junior High/Senior High School Orchestra, High School Band and High School Chorus’s Christmas Concert at 2 pm in the WACO High School gym in Wayland. The concert is open to the public at no charge and donations will be accepted for the WACO Music Boosters.

WACO Concert

Winfield Selah Concert

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Winfield Selah Concert

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Winfield’s Selah Christmas Concert is at 3 pm at the Winfield Presbyterian Church. Refreshments will be served following the concert in the Fellowship Hall.

Winfield Selah Concert

Yarmouth Christmas Cantata

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Yarmouth Christmas Cantata

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The First Baptist Church of Yarmouth performs a Christmas Cantata at 10 am. The community is welcome.

Yarmouth Christmas Cantata

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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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

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Trees Forever Meeting

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Trees Forever Meeting

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This is the last day to register for the Trees Forever meeting “From Concept to Construction: Using Planning and Plants to Make Your Community More Vibrant” from noon to 2:30 pm on Wednesday, December 17th at City Hall. Lunch will be provided. To RSVP, call 373-0650 ext. 114.

Trees Forever Meeting

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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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.

Alanon

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NAMI Meetings

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NAMI Meetings

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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.

NAMI Meetings

Swedesburg Blood Drive

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Swedesburg Blood Drive

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Swedesburg Lutheran Church holds a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm inside Parish Hall. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Swedesburg Blood Drive

WACO Concert

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WACO Concert

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The WACO Music Department will be presents the WACO Junior High School Band and Chorus’s concert at 7 pm in the WACO High School gym in Wayland. The concert is open to the public at no charge and donations will be accepted for the WACO Music Boosters.

WACO Concert

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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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 #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Community Meal

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Community Meal

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The Community Meal is hosted by Calvary Baptist Church at the Fellowship Cup. They will serve: marinated pork loin, baked potatoes, green beans and cookies. This is the last meal until 2015. Fellowship Cup holds card games starting at 12:30.

Community Meal

HCHC Blood Drive

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HCHC Blood Drive

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A blood drive will run from 11 am to 2 pm at HCHC’s Health Education Center. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

HCHC Blood Drive

Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

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Mt. Pleasant Community Theater presents “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson” at the Heatilator Performing Arts Center at 7 pm. And a special matinee at 2 pm on Saturday. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at Brown’s Shoe Fit or at the door.

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

Sundowners Book Club

Close6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Sundowners Book Club

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

Sundowners Book Club

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Harmony Spaghetti Supper

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Harmony Spaghetti Supper

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A Spaghetti Supper will be served at Harmony High School Cafeteria at 5 pm during the Harmony vs. Central Lee games. The menu includes spaghetti, garlic bread, green beans and wacky cake; all by freewill donation. Sponsored by the Harmony Athletic Boosters.

Harmony Spaghetti Supper

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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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.

Senior Coffee & Tea

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

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Mt. Pleasant Community Theater presents “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson” at the Heatilator Performing Arts Center at 7 pm. And a special matinee at 2 pm on Saturday. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at Brown’s Shoe Fit or at the door.

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

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Benefit Soup Supper

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Benefit Soup Supper

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A Benefit Soup Supper will be held for Sharon Gillis starting at 4:30 pm at the Ainsworth Opera House. This is by freewill donation with proceeds going towards her cancer treatments.

Benefit Soup Supper

Free Merchant Movies

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Free Merchant Movies

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Main Street Cinema’s Free Merchant Movies today is “The Polar Express” Saturday at 11 am and 1:30 pm and Sunday at noon. This is a free movie, tickets must be picked up at participating merchants.

Free Merchant Movies

Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

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Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

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Harmony FFA will be selling Christmas Trees today from 8 am to noon at the Harmony High School.

Harmony FFA Xmas Tree Sales

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

MP Winter Farmers Market

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MP Winter Farmers Market

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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.

MP Winter Farmers Market

Team Dillyn Dance

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Team Dillyn Dance

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The Team Dillyn Holiday Dance will be held from 7 to 10 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge. Cost is $5 at the door. Kids grade 6 and up are welcome. Proceeds go to U of I Children’s Hospital for kids with cancer.

Team Dillyn Dance

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

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Mt. Pleasant Community Theater presents “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson” at the Heatilator Performing Arts Center at 7 pm. And a special matinee at 2 pm on Saturday. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at Brown’s Shoe Fit or at the door.

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Singles Dance

Close7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Singles Dance

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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.

Singles Dance

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Free Merchant Movies

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Free Merchant Movies

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Main Street Cinema’s Free Merchant Movies today is “The Polar Express” Saturday at 11 am and 1:30 pm and Sunday at noon. This is a free movie, tickets must be picked up at participating merchants.

Free Merchant Movies

Heritage Hill Luminaria Lighting

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Heritage Hill Luminaria Lighting

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Heritage Hill Historic District luminairia lighting starts at 5 pm at Burlington’s North Hill Park. There will be a walking tour that ends at 5:30 at the Heritage Center Museum for caroling, hot chocolate and cookies. This is a free event.

Heritage Hill Luminaria Lighting

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Wesley Chapel Lessons & Carols

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Wesley Chapel Lessons & Carols

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Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, 2151 200th Street, invites all to their worship service of lessons and carols at 7 pm. Light refreshments will be served following the service. All persons are welcome.

Wesley Chapel Lessons & Carols

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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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

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Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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A blood drive will be held from 2 to 6 pm at the E3 Center Gym. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Blood Drive

Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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Hillsboro holds a blood drive from 3:30 to 5:30 pm at the Community Center. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Blood Drive

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Bingo

Close6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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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.

Alanon

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MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

MP Library Book Club

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

MP Library Book Club

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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.

MP Library Book Club

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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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 #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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Community Christmas Dinner

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Community Christmas Dinner

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31st annual Community Christmas Dinner will be held at Farmington Community Center. Dinner is free and donations are accepted. All are welcome.

Community Christmas Dinner

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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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.

Senior Coffee & Tea

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MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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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

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Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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

Blood Drive

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

Bingo

Close6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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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.

Alanon

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MP Festival of Lights

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MP Festival of Lights

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Mt. Pleasant Festival of Lights is from 5:30 to 9 pm. The one mile Holiday light drive goes through the Old Threshers Campgrounds features over 60 holiday displays. Pricing depends on vehicle.

MP Festival of Lights

TOPS #212...

Close5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

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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 #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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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.

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Bluebird Breakfast

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Bluebird Breakfast

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

Bluebird Breakfast

Team Dillyn Dress Consignment Sale

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Team Dillyn Dress Consignment Sale

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Team Dillyn’s 2nd annual Dress Consignment Sale will be held from 10 am to 4 pm t 115 West Monroe on the second floor.

Team Dillyn Dress Consignment Sale

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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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