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Events in October 2014

  • 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.

  • October 7, 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 8, 2014

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    CL Early Out

    Central Lee Schools have a 1:45 pm early dismissal.

    Central Lee Schools have a 1:45 pm early dismissal.

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    MP Farmers Market

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

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

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    Richland UMC Turkey Dinner

    Richland United Methodist Church Fall Turkey Dinner is tonight from 5 to 7 pm. A freewill offering is for dine-in and carry-outs are $8. Those dining in can go to the sanctuary to pick up a seat number. The meal is by buffet line.

    Richland United Methodist Church Fall Turkey Dinner is tonight from 5 to 7 pm. A freewill offering is for dine-in and carry-outs are $8. Those dining in can go to the sanctuary to pick up a seat number. The meal is by buffet line.

    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 9, 2014

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    Advance Auto Parts Cruise-In

    Advance Auto Parts Cruise-In runs tonight from 5 to 8 pm. Hot rod, classic and muscle car enthusiasts are all welcome to the family friendly event.

    Advance Auto Parts Cruise-In runs tonight from 5 to 8 pm. Hot rod, classic and muscle car enthusiasts are all welcome to the family friendly event.

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    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale is from 9 am to 5 pm at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall.

    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale is from 9 am to 5 pm at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall.

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    Threshers House of Terror

    Threshers House of Terror runs from 6:30 to 10 pm in the antique car building in McMilan Park. Admission is $10 per person or $15 for a fast pass.

    Threshers House of Terror runs from 6:30 to 10 pm in the antique car building in McMilan Park. Admission is $10 per person or $15 for a fast pass.

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    WLF Blood Drive

    West Liberty Foods Blood Drive is from 1:30 to 4:30 pm on the donor bus. For an appointment, call John DeLlanos at 385-5912.

    West Liberty Foods Blood Drive is from 1:30 to 4:30 pm on the donor bus. For an appointment, call John DeLlanos at 385-5912.

    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 10, 2014

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    First Presbyterian Church's Rummage & Bake Sale

    First Presbyterian Church’s rummage and bake sale is from 4 to 7 pm. This include soup carryouts. All items are 50 cents unless marked.

    First Presbyterian Church’s rummage and bake sale is from 4 to 7 pm. This include soup carryouts. All items are 50 cents unless marked.

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    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale is from 9 am to 5 pm at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall.

    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale is from 9 am to 5 pm at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall.

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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.

    College Conversations Over Coffee

    IWC’s College Conversations Over Coffee is today. They meet every second Friday of the month at Tazza Bella from 8:30 to 10 am.

    IWC’s College Conversations Over Coffee is today. They meet every second Friday of the month at Tazza Bella from 8:30 to 10 am.

  • October 11, 2014

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    Alzheimer's Walk

    The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place at Crapo Park in Burlington starting at the band shelter. Registration is at 9 am and the 3 mile walk starts at 10 am.

    The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place at Crapo Park in Burlington starting at the band shelter. Registration is at 9 am and the 3 mile walk starts at 10 am.

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    Bonaparte Fall Festival

    Bonaparte Fall Festival will be held at the Bonaparte Riverfront Park from 9 am to 5 pm. The Bonaparte Independence Committee is serving food from the band shell. There will be vendor food wagons, flea market items and crafts, a kid’s costume contest and a pumpkin carving/painting contest.

    Bonaparte Fall Festival will be held at the Bonaparte Riverfront Park from 9 am to 5 pm. The Bonaparte Independence Committee is serving food from the band shell. There will be vendor food wagons, flea market items and crafts, a kid’s costume contest and a pumpkin carving/painting contest.

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    Cradle of Hope 5K

    Cradle of Hope 5K Fun Run/Walk for Life starts at Hayward Shelter at East Lake Park. Registration starts at 8 with the race beginning at 9. Pre-registration is $20, day of is $25. Participants receive a goody bag. A pancake breakfast will follow and five minute massages will be provided by the Wellness Connection. Registration cannot be completed online through the Cradle of Hope Facebook page.

    Cradle of Hope 5K Fun Run/Walk for Life starts at Hayward Shelter at East Lake Park. Registration starts at 8 with the race beginning at 9. Pre-registration is $20, day of is $25. Participants receive a goody bag. A pancake breakfast will follow and five minute massages will be provided by the Wellness Connection. Registration cannot be completed online through the Cradle of Hope Facebook page.

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    Denmark UCC God's Portion Day

    Denmark Congregational United Church of Christ’s 67th annual God’s Portion Day is today. Booths open at 9:30 with candy, baked goods and produce. The parade starts at 10:30 and the silent auction starts at 9. A chicken and noodle dinner will be served at 11 am. The live auction starts at 12:30 at the fire station.

    Denmark Congregational United Church of Christ’s 67th annual God’s Portion Day is today. Booths open at 9:30 with candy, baked goods and produce. The parade starts at 10:30 and the silent auction starts at 9. A chicken and noodle dinner will be served at 11 am. The live auction starts at 12:30 at the fire station.

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    First Presbyterian Church's Rummage & Bake Sale

    First Presbyterian Church’s rummage and bake sale is from 8 am to 1 pm. All items are 50 cents unless marked. A $2 bag sale is from noon to 1 pm.

    First Presbyterian Church’s rummage and bake sale is from 8 am to 1 pm. All items are 50 cents unless marked. A $2 bag sale is from noon to 1 pm.

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    Ladies for Charity Rummage Sale

    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale is from 8 am to noon at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall. Bring your grocery bag and fill it for $2 day.

    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale is from 8 am to noon at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall. Bring your grocery bag and fill it for $2 day.

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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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    The Arts in Bloom

    Friends of the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra present The Arts in Bloom. Area florists replicate local pieces of art with floral arrangements. It is Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 4 pm at the Tama Events Center in Burlington. There will be music, refreshments, door prizes and an auction. Cost is $15 for adults and children 5 to 12 are $10.

    Friends of the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra present The Arts in Bloom. Area florists replicate local pieces of art with floral arrangements. It is Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 4 pm at the Tama Events Center in Burlington. There will be music, refreshments, door prizes and an auction. Cost is $15 for adults and children 5 to 12 are $10.

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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 12, 2014

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    Bonaparte Fall Festival

    Bonaparte Fall Festival will be held at the Bonaparte Riverfront Park from 9 am to 5 pm. The Bonaparte Independence Committee is serving food from the band shell. There will be vendor food wagons, flea market items and crafts, a kid’s costume contest and a pumpkin carving/painting contest.

    Bonaparte Fall Festival will be held at the Bonaparte Riverfront Park from 9 am to 5 pm. The Bonaparte Independence Committee is serving food from the band shell. There will be vendor food wagons, flea market items and crafts, a kid’s costume contest and a pumpkin carving/painting contest.

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    MP HS Choral

    Mt. Pleasant High School Choral Concert is from 4 to 6 pm at First United Methodist Church.

    Mt. Pleasant High School Choral Concert is from 4 to 6 pm at First United Methodist Church.

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    The Arts in Bloom

    Friends of the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra present The Arts in Bloom. Area florists replicate local pieces of art with floral arrangements. It is Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 4 pm at the Tama Events Center in Burlington. There will be music, refreshments, door prizes and an auction. Cost is $15 for adults and children 5 to 12 are $10.

    Friends of the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra present The Arts in Bloom. Area florists replicate local pieces of art with floral arrangements. It is Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 4 pm at the Tama Events Center in Burlington. There will be music, refreshments, door prizes and an auction. Cost is $15 for adults and children 5 to 12 are $10.

    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 13, 2014

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    Mepo Choir Concert

    Mediapolis High School and Middle School Choir Concert starts at 7:30 pm in the Auditorium.

    Mediapolis High School and Middle School Choir Concert starts at 7:30 pm in the Auditorium.

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    MP Christian No School

    Mt. Pleasant Christian School is not in session today.

    Mt. Pleasant Christian School is not in session today.

    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.

  • October 14, 2014

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    MP Christian School Blood Drive

    Mt. Pleasant Christian School Blood Drive is from 3 to 6:15 pm in the Multipurpose Room. For an appointment, call Melissa Peiffer at 385-8613.

    Mt. Pleasant Christian School Blood Drive is from 3 to 6:15 pm in the Multipurpose Room. For an appointment, call Melissa Peiffer at 385-8613.

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    MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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

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

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    W-MU Baked Potato Bar

    W-MU Seniors host a baked potato bar at the volleyball game tonight starting at 5:30 pm at the high school. Cost is $3.50 each and proceeds go towards the senior class.

    W-MU Seniors host a baked potato bar at the volleyball game tonight starting at 5:30 pm at the high school. Cost is $3.50 each and proceeds go towards the senior class.

    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 15, 2014

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    Chamber Lunch & Learn

    This is the last day to register for the Chamber’s Lunch and Learn. The program will be held tomorrow at noon at Access Energy Coop. Guest speakers will talk about customer service and gearing up for the holidays. This is a free program to Chamber members but a Subway lunch option for $5 is available. RSVP through the Chamber.

    This is the last day to register for the Chamber’s Lunch and Learn. The program will be held tomorrow at noon at Access Energy Coop. Guest speakers will talk about customer service and gearing up for the holidays. This is a free program to Chamber members but a Subway lunch option for $5 is available. RSVP through the Chamber.

    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 16, 2014

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    Chili Challenge

    Main Street Mount Pleasant’s Chili Challenge is tonight from 5:30 to 7 pm in Central Park. There are several categories to choose from. Cost to sample the chili is $5.

    Main Street Mount Pleasant’s Chili Challenge is tonight from 5:30 to 7 pm in Central Park. There are several categories to choose from. Cost to sample the chili is $5.

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    Lincoln Blood Drive

    Lincoln Elementary has a blood drive from 3 to 6:30 pm in the gym. For an appointment, call Diane Walker at 385-7765.

    Lincoln Elementary has a blood drive from 3 to 6:30 pm in the gym. For an appointment, call Diane Walker at 385-7765.

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    Toby's Corntussel News

    Iowa Theater Artists Company presents “Toby’s Corntussel News” from 7 to 9:30 pm at the Theater Museum. The professional theater group will stage sketches from Neil and Caroline Schaffner’s popular radio show. Profits benefit the Theater Museum.

    Iowa Theater Artists Company presents “Toby’s Corntussel News” from 7 to 9:30 pm at the Theater Museum. The professional theater group will stage sketches from Neil and Caroline Schaffner’s popular radio show. Profits benefit the Theater Museum.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

    Sundowners Book Club

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

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

  • October 17, 2014

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    Clark Elementary Birthday

    New London’s Clark Elementary School is celebrating its 50th year. A birthday celebration open house is from 4 to 6 pm. All former teachers, students, staff and parents are invited to celebrate.

    New London’s Clark Elementary School is celebrating its 50th year. A birthday celebration open house is from 4 to 6 pm. All former teachers, students, staff and parents are invited to celebrate.

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    Midwest Haunted Rails

    Midwest Haunted Rails runs from 6 to 10 pm at McMillan Park. There will be the Ghost Train of No Return, Ghostly Trolley rides, the Haunted Carousel, blow-up rides, spooky maze and carnival rides. Admission is $10.

    Midwest Haunted Rails runs from 6 to 10 pm at McMillan Park. There will be the Ghost Train of No Return, Ghostly Trolley rides, the Haunted Carousel, blow-up rides, spooky maze and carnival rides. Admission is $10.

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    New London Remodel Open House & Dedication

    New London Community School District Remodel Open House 4-6 pm with a dedication ceremony at 5:30 pm in the High School main entrance vestibule.

    New London Community School District Remodel Open House 4-6 pm with a dedication ceremony at 5:30 pm in the High School main entrance vestibule.

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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

    Thrashers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the Antique Car Building at Old Threshers. Admission is $10 or $15 for a fast pass.

    Thrashers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the Antique Car Building at Old Threshers. Admission is $10 or $15 for a fast pass.

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    Voca People

    Voca People performs at 7:30 pm at Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. For tickets, go to fairfieldacc.com.

    Voca People performs at 7:30 pm at Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. For tickets, go to fairfieldacc.com.

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    WACO Band Extravaganza

    WACO’s Band Extravaganza starts at 7:45 pm on the High School football field.

    WACO’s Band Extravaganza starts at 7:45 pm on the High School football field.

  • October 18, 2014

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    Danville Fire Pancake Dinner

    Danville Fire Department has a pancake dinner from 5 to 8 pm and is by freewill donation.

    Danville Fire Department has a pancake dinner from 5 to 8 pm and is by freewill donation.

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    Harmony Fall Festival

    Harmony Rockets Fall Festival Fundraiser is at the Harmony High School. Food will be served and there will be games, a cake walk and face painting. There will be a raffle and silent auction. Bids start at 4:30 and the event runs from 8 pm.

    Harmony Rockets Fall Festival Fundraiser is at the Harmony High School. Food will be served and there will be games, a cake walk and face painting. There will be a raffle and silent auction. Bids start at 4:30 and the event runs from 8 pm.

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    Hillsboro Soup Supper & Bingo

    Hillsboro Fire and Rescue Soup Supper and Bingo is tonight at the Hillsboro Community Center. Dinner is served from 5 to 7 pm and bingo is from 7 to 9. Dinner is by freewill offering.

    Hillsboro Fire and Rescue Soup Supper and Bingo is tonight at the Hillsboro Community Center. Dinner is served from 5 to 7 pm and bingo is from 7 to 9. Dinner is by freewill offering.

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    Jeanne Steffensmeier Benefit

    A Benefit for Jeanne Steffensmeier will be held at the American Legion Hall of West Point. A meal will be served starting at 5:30 with the auction starting at 7:30. Proceeds go towards Jeanne’s colon cancer treatments.

    A Benefit for Jeanne Steffensmeier will be held at the American Legion Hall of West Point. A meal will be served starting at 5:30 with the auction starting at 7:30. Proceeds go towards Jeanne’s colon cancer treatments.

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    Midwest Haunted Rails

    Midwest Haunted Rails runs from 6 to 10 pm at McMillan Park. There will be the Ghost Train of No Return, Ghostly Trolley rides, the Haunted Carousel, blow-up rides, spooky maze and carnival rides. Admission is $10.

    Midwest Haunted Rails runs from 6 to 10 pm at McMillan Park. There will be the Ghost Train of No Return, Ghostly Trolley rides, the Haunted Carousel, blow-up rides, spooky maze and carnival rides. Admission is $10.

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    MP Farmers Market

    Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market is from 8:30 to 11 am at Orschlen’s parking lot.

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

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    NL Fire Pancake Breakfast

    New London Fire Department’s pancake breakfast is from 6 to 10 am by freewill donation.

    New London Fire Department’s pancake breakfast is from 6 to 10 am by freewill donation.

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    SE IA Studio Tour

    The Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 5 pm. Artists in five counties will open their studios for this free, self-guided tour. To get a map, go to iowastudiotour.org.

    The Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 5 pm. Artists in five counties will open their studios for this free, self-guided tour. To get a map, go to iowastudiotour.org.

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    Six Appeal

    MCT Presents vocal ensemble Six Appeal at 7 pm in the Mediapolis Community Auditorium. Both season and single tickets are available. To learn more, call 985-2263.

    MCT Presents vocal ensemble Six Appeal at 7 pm in the Mediapolis Community Auditorium. Both season and single tickets are available. To learn more, call 985-2263.

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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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    Threshers House of Terror

    Thrashers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the Antique Car Building at Old Threshers. Admission is $10 or $15 for a fast pass.

    Thrashers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the Antique Car Building at Old Threshers. Admission is $10 or $15 for a fast pass.

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    Winfield Tailgate Party

    Winfield Betterment Group hosts a tailgate party for the Iowa Hawkeyes game at the WMU practice field. Kickoff is at 11 am. There will be kids and adults games, a raffle and more.

    Winfield Betterment Group hosts a tailgate party for the Iowa Hawkeyes game at the WMU practice field. Kickoff is at 11 am. There will be kids and adults games, a raffle and more.

    Singles Dance

    There is a Singles Dance tonight at the Eagles Club in Fairfield from 7:30 to 11:30. Non-members and married couples are welcome as well. Cover charge is $5 per person. There will be door prizes as well. Music will be provided by Scott.

    There is a Singles Dance tonight at the Eagles Club in Fairfield from 7:30 to 11:30. Non-members and married couples are welcome as well. Cover charge is $5 per person. There will be door prizes as well. Music will be provided by Scott.

  • October 19, 2014

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    Barktoberfest

    Barktoberfest is from 1 to 5 pm at East Lake Park. There will be Project Dogway show beginning at 2 pm with free registration from 1 to 2. There are prizes for the top 3 in three categories. There will also be a vendor show, agility course and photo booth. Its free to all pet lovers.

    Barktoberfest is from 1 to 5 pm at East Lake Park. There will be Project Dogway show beginning at 2 pm with free registration from 1 to 2. There are prizes for the top 3 in three categories. There will also be a vendor show, agility course and photo booth. Its free to all pet lovers.

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    Celebrate 15 years with Healthy Henry County Communities at the Healthy Halloween Walk

    Celebrate 15 years with Healthy Henry County Communities at the Healthy Halloween Walk 2-5 pm at East Lake Park in Mt. Pleasant. Enjoy fun and games for all ages as you walk thru the park.

    Celebrate 15 years with Healthy Henry County Communities at the Healthy Halloween Walk 2-5 pm at East Lake Park in Mt. Pleasant. Enjoy fun and games for all ages as you walk thru the park.

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    Farmington Bingo

    Bingo is from 1 to 4 pm at the Farmington Community Center.

    Bingo is from 1 to 4 pm at the Farmington Community Center.

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    HHCC Healthy Halloween Walk

    The 15th annual Healthy Henry County Communities Healthy Halloween Walk will be held today from 2 to 5 pm at East Lake Park. There will be fun and games during the walk including inflatables, face painting, the spook tent, health booths and games. There will also be a golf contest for kids and adults.

    The 15th annual Healthy Henry County Communities Healthy Halloween Walk will be held today from 2 to 5 pm at East Lake Park. There will be fun and games during the walk including inflatables, face painting, the spook tent, health booths and games. There will also be a golf contest for kids and adults.

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    Polishville Dance

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

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

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    SE IA Studio Tour

    The Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 5 pm. Artists in five counties will open their studios for this free, self-guided tour. To get a map, go to iowastudiotour.org.

    The Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 5 pm. Artists in five counties will open their studios for this free, self-guided tour. To get a map, go to iowastudiotour.org.

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    Stockport Library Open House

    Stockport Library has an open house from 2 to 4 pm for the public to view their upgrades and visit with the new librarian and the library board.

    Stockport Library has an open house from 2 to 4 pm for the public to view their upgrades and visit with the new librarian and the library board.

    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 20, 2014

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    Beta Sigma Phi @ Pizza Ranch

    Stop out at Pizza Ranch today. Beta Sigma Phi will be busing tables throughout the day. The fundraiser benefits local projects.

    Stop out at Pizza Ranch today. Beta Sigma Phi will be busing tables throughout the day. The fundraiser benefits local projects.

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    Harmony No School

    Harmony Schools are not in session today. It’s a professional development day.

    Harmony Schools are not in session today. It’s a professional development day.

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    MP Book Fair

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

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    MP MS Choral Concert

    Mt. Pleasant Middle School Choral Concert starts at 7 pm in the Middle School gym.

    Mt. Pleasant Middle School Choral Concert starts at 7 pm in the Middle School 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.

  • October 21, 2014

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    All Bands Night

    Mt. Pleasant School’s All Bands Night starts at 7 pm at Mapleleaf.

    Mt. Pleasant School’s All Bands Night starts at 7 pm at Mapleleaf.

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    God's Portion Dinner & Auction

    God’s Portion Dinner and Auction is tonight at the Lebanon United Methodist Church. Serving for dinner starts at 5 pm with an auction to follow.

    God’s Portion Dinner and Auction is tonight at the Lebanon United Methodist Church. Serving for dinner starts at 5 pm with an auction to follow.

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    Harmony Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Harmony Schools have parent-teacher conferences starting at 6:30 pm.

    Harmony Schools have parent-teacher conferences starting at 6:30 pm.

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    MP Book Fair

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

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    NAMI Meeting

    NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, meets at 7 pm in the basement of First United Methodist Church. Staff from Integrated Health Home services will describe the free service available to Medicaid recipients. After the presentation, there will be a time for sharing.

    NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, meets at 7 pm in the basement of First United Methodist Church. Staff from Integrated Health Home services will describe the free service available to Medicaid recipients. After the presentation, there will be a time for sharing.

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    NAMI Meetings

    The National Alliance of Mental Health hosts a meeting tonight. The meetings will take place on the third Tuesday of the month 7 pm at United Methodist Church. Meetings are in the basement in Room 109. Meetings are open to the public. For more information, contact Angie Goodpasture at 986-2030.

    The National Alliance of Mental Health hosts a meeting tonight. The meetings will take place on the third Tuesday of the month 7 pm at United Methodist Church. Meetings are in the basement in Room 109. Meetings are open to the public. For more information, contact Angie Goodpasture at 986-2030.

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    W-MU JH Music Concert

    W-MU’s Junior High Music Concert starts at 7 pm in the large gym.

    W-MU’s Junior High Music Concert starts at 7 pm in the large gym.

    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 22, 2014

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    Harmony Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Harmony Schools have parent-teacher conferences starting at 6:30 pm.

    Harmony Schools have parent-teacher conferences starting at 6:30 pm.

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    MP Book Fair

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

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    NL Blood Drive

    New London High School Blood Drive is from 7:45 to 11:45 am in the gym. For an appointment, call Jennifer Campbell at 367-0500.

    New London High School Blood Drive is from 7:45 to 11:45 am in the gym. For an appointment, call Jennifer Campbell at 367-0500.

    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 23, 2014

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    FUMC Rummage Sale

    First United Methodist Church’s Rummage Sale is today from 4 to 7:30 pm. There will also be baked goods at the sale.

    First United Methodist Church’s Rummage Sale is today from 4 to 7:30 pm. There will also be baked goods at the sale.

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    Glowing Pumpkin Fun Run

    The Rec Center’s Glowing Pumpkin Fun Run has activities starting at 6 pm with the run starting at 8. Cost is $15 per person. There will be prizes for best costume, door prizes, snacks and beverages.

    The Rec Center’s Glowing Pumpkin Fun Run has activities starting at 6 pm with the run starting at 8. Cost is $15 per person. There will be prizes for best costume, door prizes, snacks and beverages.

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    Good Samaritan Auction

    The 2nd annual Good Samaritan Society Fundraising Auction starts at 7 pm at the Good Samaritan Society Van Buren building in Keosauqua. There will be a live and silent auction of merchandise and gift certificates. Refreshments will be available and proceeds purchase nursing equipment.

    The 2nd annual Good Samaritan Society Fundraising Auction starts at 7 pm at the Good Samaritan Society Van Buren building in Keosauqua. There will be a live and silent auction of merchandise and gift certificates. Refreshments will be available and proceeds purchase nursing equipment.

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    Harmony Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Harmony Schools have parent-teacher conferences starting at 6:30 pm.

    Harmony Schools have parent-teacher conferences starting at 6:30 pm.

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    Henry County Blood Drive

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

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    High School Blood Drive

    Mt. Pleasant High School has a blood drive from 3 to 6:30 pm in the commons area. For an appointment, call Mike Wilson at 385-7700.

    Mt. Pleasant High School has a blood drive from 3 to 6:30 pm in the commons area. For an appointment, call Mike Wilson at 385-7700.

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    Main Street's Trick-or-Treating

    Main Street Mount Pleasant’s Trick-or-Treat on Main is today from 5 to 7 pm.

    Main Street Mount Pleasant’s Trick-or-Treat on Main is today from 5 to 7 pm.

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    MP Book Fair

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 6:30 pm.

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 6:30 pm.

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    MP Early Release

    Mt. Pleasant Schools have an early release today for parent/teacher conferences. High school at 12:30, elementary at 12:40 and middle school at 12:50.

    Mt. Pleasant Schools have an early release today for parent/teacher conferences. High school at 12:30, elementary at 12:40 and middle school at 12:50.

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    MP Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Conferences run from 1 to 8 pm.

    Conferences run from 1 to 8 pm.

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    W-MU Parent/Teacher Conferences

    W-MU Parent/Teacher Conferences are from 4 to 8 pm.

    W-MU Parent/Teacher Conferences are from 4 to 8 pm.

    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 24, 2014

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    FUMC Rummage Sale

    First United Methodist Church’s Rummage Sale is today from 8 am to 3 pm. There will also be baked goods at the sale. Lunch will be served from 11 to 1 and a bag sale starts at 1.

    First United Methodist Church’s Rummage Sale is today from 8 am to 3 pm. There will also be baked goods at the sale. Lunch will be served from 11 to 1 and a bag sale starts at 1.

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    Harmony No School

    Harmony Schools are not in session today.

    Harmony Schools are not in session today.

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    HCHC Jewelry Sale

    HCHC Auxiliary’s $5 Jewelry Sale is today from 6:30 am to 5:30 pm in Classrooms A-1 and A-2. Men’s, women’s and children’s jewelry will be available for purchase and a portion of the proceeds go to HCHC Auxiliary.

    HCHC Auxiliary’s $5 Jewelry Sale is today from 6:30 am to 5:30 pm in Classrooms A-1 and A-2. Men’s, women’s and children’s jewelry will be available for purchase and a portion of the proceeds go to HCHC Auxiliary.

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    MP Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are not in session today for Parent-Teacher Conferences. Those will be held from 8 am to noon.

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are not in session today for Parent-Teacher Conferences. Those will be held from 8 am to noon.

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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.

  • October 25, 2014

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    Blessing of the Animals

    First Baptist Church’s Blessing of the Animals is from 3 to 4:30 pm on the south lawn. There will be treats, blessings and prayers. Please leash or kennel pets.

    First Baptist Church’s Blessing of the Animals is from 3 to 4:30 pm on the south lawn. There will be treats, blessings and prayers. Please leash or kennel pets.

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    Crawfordsville Haunted Hall

    The Crawfordsville Community Club’s Haunted Hall is at the Crawfordsville Legion Hall. It runs from 7 to 10 pm and is $5 per person.

    The Crawfordsville Community Club’s Haunted Hall is at the Crawfordsville Legion Hall. It runs from 7 to 10 pm and is $5 per person.

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    Harvest Supper & Auction

    United Church of Crawfordsville’s Harvest Supper and Auction is from 4:30 to 6:45 pm. They will be serving creamed chicken and biscuits, beefburgers, salads and pie by freewill offering. The auction is at 7 pm. There will be cakes, pies, crafts, grains, canned goods and more.

    United Church of Crawfordsville’s Harvest Supper and Auction is from 4:30 to 6:45 pm. They will be serving creamed chicken and biscuits, beefburgers, salads and pie by freewill offering. The auction is at 7 pm. There will be cakes, pies, crafts, grains, canned goods and more.

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    NL Monster Mash 5K Run/Walk

    2nd Annual New London Holiday Stroll Monster Mash 5k Run/Walk will be held at the New Nondon city park shelter house today (Oct 25th) at 5:30pm. Registration starts at 4pm.

    2nd Annual New London Holiday Stroll Monster Mash 5k Run/Walk will be held at the New Nondon city park shelter house today (Oct 25th) at 5:30pm. Registration starts at 4pm.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    New London VFW hosts a dinner from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinners include a baked potato, salad and dinner roll. Ham steak is $10 and ribeye steak is $14.

    New London VFW hosts a dinner from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinners include a baked potato, salad and dinner roll. Ham steak is $10 and ribeye steak is $14.

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    Supervisor Candidates Debate

    The Mount Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance reminds area voters that candidates for Henry County Supervisor will debate from 9:00-10:00 a.m. in the International Room of the Iowa Wesleyan College Chadwick Library. Incumbent Republican Marc Lindeen and Democrat Mary Hoyer are vying for a seat on the Board of Supervisors. Moderating the debate will be Mr. Dan McCabe, Vice President of the Mount Pleasant Area Development Commission. Audience members will be invited to submit written questions for the candidates.

    The Mount Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance reminds area voters that candidates for Henry County Supervisor will debate from 9:00-10:00 a.m. in the International Room of the Iowa Wesleyan College Chadwick Library. Incumbent Republican Marc Lindeen and Democrat Mary Hoyer are vying for a seat on the Board of Supervisors. Moderating the debate will be Mr. Dan McCabe, Vice President of the Mount Pleasant Area Development Commission. Audience members will be invited to submit written questions for the candidates.

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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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    Trunk or Treat

    Calvary Baptist Church’s Trunk or Treat is from 4:30 to 6:30 pm. There will be games, fun trunks, candy and hot chocolate at the church.

    Calvary Baptist Church’s Trunk or Treat is from 4:30 to 6:30 pm. There will be games, fun trunks, candy and hot chocolate at the church.

  • October 26, 2014

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    All Community Safe Treats and Eats

    There will be an All Community Safe Treats and Eats at the New London Presbyterian Church parking lot 400 N. Elm from 4-6 pm. Inside the church there will be a box maze, games and activities. Costumes are encouraged.

    There will be an All Community Safe Treats and Eats at the New London Presbyterian Church parking lot 400 N. Elm from 4-6 pm. Inside the church there will be a box maze, games and activities. Costumes are encouraged.

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    Mepo Halloween Costume Contest

    Mediapolis Business Club’s annual Halloween costume contest and activities will be held at Myers Tree Farm in Sperry. The contest with prizes has registration open at 3 with judging at 3:30. Other activities include crafts and games, barrel train rides, hayrack rides and food.

    Mediapolis Business Club’s annual Halloween costume contest and activities will be held at Myers Tree Farm in Sperry. The contest with prizes has registration open at 3 with judging at 3:30. Other activities include crafts and games, barrel train rides, hayrack rides and food.

    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 27, 2014

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    MP Book Fair

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 am to 3:30 pm.

    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.

  • October 28, 2014

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    MP Book Fair

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 to 11 am.

    Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have a book fair this week. It is open from 8 to 11 am.

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    W-MU Parent/Teacher Conferences

    W-MU Parent/Teacher Conferences are from 4 to 8 pm.

    W-MU Parent/Teacher Conferences are from 4 to 8 pm.

    MP Library Book Club

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

    Mt. Pleasant Public Library’s Fourth Tuesday Book Club meets today and every fourth Tuesday of the month at 1:30 pm in the Large Study Room.

    Mt. Pleasant Public Library’s Fourth Tuesday Book Club meets today and every fourth Tuesday of the month at 1:30 pm in the Large Study Room.

    TOPS #212...

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

    TOPS Iowa #212 meets every Tuesday night at the Lincoln Street Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Weigh-in begins at 5:00 - meeting starts at 5:40pm. Anyone who would like more information on TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) can call 319-986-5100 or 319-696-2073. New Members are always welcome!

    TOPS Iowa #212 meets every Tuesday night at the Lincoln Street Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Weigh-in begins at 5:00 - meeting starts at 5:40pm. Anyone who would like more information on TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) can call 319-986-5100 or 319-696-2073. New Members are always welcome!

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • October 29, 2014

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    CL Early Out

    Central Lee Schools have a 1:45 pm early dismissal.

    Central Lee Schools have a 1:45 pm early dismissal.

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    WACO Blood Drive

    WACO National Honor Society has a blood drive from 8 am to 12:30 pm at the high school practice gym. For an appointment, call Katie at 256-6200.

    WACO National Honor Society has a blood drive from 8 am to 12:30 pm at the high school practice gym. For an appointment, call Katie at 256-6200.

    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 30, 2014

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    Ainsworth Huge Garage Sale

    Ainsworth Community Church Mission Committee holds a huge garage sale at the Ainsworth Community North Church Thursday from 1 to 5 pm, Friday from 9 am to 4 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm. Funds go to mission projects.

    Ainsworth Community Church Mission Committee holds a huge garage sale at the Ainsworth Community North Church Thursday from 1 to 5 pm, Friday from 9 am to 4 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm. Funds go to mission projects.

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    Mepo Library Fall Appetizer Bar

    Mediapolis Friends of the Library’s annual Fall Appetizer Bar will be held at the library from 5 to 7 pm. Enjoy food and listen to local musicians. It is by freewill donation and benefits the children’s department.

    Mediapolis Friends of the Library’s annual Fall Appetizer Bar will be held at the library from 5 to 7 pm. Enjoy food and listen to local musicians. It is by freewill donation and benefits the children’s department.

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    Winfield Trick or Treat

    Winfield Trick or Treat is tonight. The hot dog roast is from 5 to 7 pm and Trick or Treating is from 6 to 8 pm.

    Winfield Trick or Treat is tonight. The hot dog roast is from 5 to 7 pm and Trick or Treating is from 6 to 8 pm.

    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 31, 2014

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    Crawfordsville Haunted Hall

    The Crawfordsville Community Club’s Haunted Hall is at the Crawfordsville Legion Hall. It runs from 7 to 10 pm and is $5 per person.

    The Crawfordsville Community Club’s Haunted Hall is at the Crawfordsville Legion Hall. It runs from 7 to 10 pm and is $5 per person.

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    Houghton Trick or Treat

    Houghton Trick or Treat runs from 5:30 to 7 pm.

    Houghton Trick or Treat runs from 5:30 to 7 pm.

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    Mepo Trick or Treat

    Mediapolis Trick or Treat is from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

    Mediapolis Trick or Treat is from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

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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.