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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Memorial Day Concert

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Memorial Day Concert

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St. Barnabas Choir will present its 33rd annual Memorial Day concert in historic St. Barnabas Chapel Third and Chestnut Streets, in Montrose.

Concerts are set for 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. The concert is titled “Unforgettable.” St. Barnabas Church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Breakfast will be served from 7 to 9 a.m. at Joppa Lodge in Montrose for a freewill donation. Proceeds go toward Central Lee High School scholarships.

Veterans and military personnel in attendance at the concerts may introduce themselves, state their branch of service and add any military-related remarks they wish to share.

Memorial Day Concert

Memorial Day Service

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The annual Memorial Day service by American Legion Post #643 will be held at the Winfield Presbyterian Church. There will be the placing of the wreath, firing squad and taps at the Winfield-Scott Township Cemetery following the service.

Memorial Day Service

Mt. Pleasant Memorial Day Observation

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Mt. Pleasant Memorial Day Observation

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Memorial Day service in Mt. Pleasant at the high school gym at 10:30. Guest speaker is Captain Brett Hoyt.

Mt. Pleasant Memorial Day Observation

NL Memorial Day Program

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NL Memorial Day Program

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A Memorial Program will be held at the New London Memorial Park at 1:30 pm. Citizens are invited to reflect on those who have fallen in battle.

NL Memorial Day Program

Wayland Breakfast

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Wayland Breakfast

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The annual Wayland Economic Development Memorial Day Breakfast is from 6:30 to 8:30 am at the Wayland Community Center. Pancakes, sausage, eggs, juice and coffee will be served. It is by freewill offering to go towards the development of the Wayland Industrial Park East.

Wayland Breakfast

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

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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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Afraid of the Unknown

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Afraid of the Unknown

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Henry County Conservation Program features “Afraid of the Unknown” with Dave Thoreson, telling of the personal adventures and explorations of the Northwest Passage. Dave is a Humanities Iowa speaker and will discuss his experience of going into the Arctic by sailboat. It starts at 7 pm.

Afraid of the Unknown

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Tuesday Turtles Deadline

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Tuesday Turtles Deadline

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This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Tuesday Turtles. It runs June 7th through the 28th from 9:30 to 11 am at East Lake Park. Nature, fun and games are combined for your preschooler. Each class includes a hike on the park trails, snack and a craft to take home. To register or for more information, stop by the office at 220 West Monroe or call 385-1475.

Tuesday Turtles Deadline

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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Immunization Clinics

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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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

HCHC Foundation Holds Book Fair

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HCHC Foundation Holds Book Fair

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The Henry County Health Center Foundation is sponsoring a book fair from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Classroom A-1 at HCHC. This classroom is located on the north side of the hospital. A portion of the proceeds will be used to support programs of the HCHC Foundation. The book fair is open to the general public.

HCHC Foundation Holds Book Fair

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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Burlington Book Sale

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Burlington Book Sale

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Friends of Burlington Public Library have their Friends Member Preview Book Sale is 10 am to 6 pm at the library.

Burlington Book Sale

CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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

CJ Farmers Market

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Despicable Me 2

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Despicable Me 2

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Lights, Camera, Action presents “Despicable Me 2” in Fort Madison Central Park starting at 7 pm. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Despicable Me 2

Golf Camp Deadline

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Golf Camp Deadline

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This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Youth Golf Camp. It will be held June 9th through the 13th. Ages 8 to 10 are from 9 to 9:45, ages 11 to 14 from 10 to 10:45 am. It’s at the East Lake Park Driving Range. Participants will learn the fundamentals of golf. The camp is taught by Natalie Booton. To register, stop by the office at 220 West Monroe or call 385-1475.

Golf Camp Deadline

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

Wayland Citywide Sales

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Wayland Citywide Sales

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Wayland Citywide Sales and Garage Sales are today and tomorrow. Maps of the sales are available at City Hall.

Wayland Citywide Sales

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Adventure Day

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Adventure Day

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Langwood Adventure Day is 8 am to 1 pm at Langwood Education Center in Wapello. A free lunch will be held from 11 am to 12:30 pm. All events are free.

Adventure Day

Burlington Book Sale

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Burlington Book Sale

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Friends of Burlington Public Library Book Sale is today from 8 am to 5 pm at the library.

Burlington Book Sale

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Cotillion Club Dance

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Cotillion Club Dance

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A Cotillion Club Dance with the Sally Weisenburg Band will be held from 7:30 to 10:30 pm at the Iowa National Guard Armory in Middletown. Nonmember admission is $10.

Cotillion Club Dance

Donnellson Chicken Cookout & Auction

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Donnellson Chicken Cookout & Auction

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Donnellson Ball Association hosts a chicken cookout and auction fundraiser at Westview Park in Donnellson. The cookout is from 4 to 7 pm with carryouts available, the meal is by freewill donation. The auction begins at 7 pm with proceeds benefitting the construction of a third baseball field.

Donnellson Chicken Cookout & Auction

HC Heritage Center Program

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HC Heritage Center Program

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Academy-Award winning cinematographer Bill Butler will be at the Henry County Heritage Center for a display his daughter put together starting at 1:15 pm.

HC Heritage Center Program

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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

MP Farmers Market

Wayland Citywide Sales

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Wayland Citywide Sales

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Wayland Citywide Sales and Garage Sales are today and tomorrow. Maps of the sales are available at City Hall.

Wayland Citywide Sales

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Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Municipal Band has a concert tonight at 7:30 pm at the Crapo Park Band Shell. Admission is free.

Burlington Band Concert

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Dover Museum Presentation

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Dover Museum Presentation

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The Dover Museum of New London hosts Don Pruess at 1:30 pm. He will speak about the Southeast Iowa Honor Tours to Washington, D.C. There will be slides of his six tours. Refreshments will be served. Admission is free.

Dover Museum Presentation

Teddy Bear Picnic

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Teddy Bear Picnic

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Teddy Bear Picnic is at 2 pm at Lake Starker in Crapo Park. A fishing derby is from 2 to 4 pm. A bounce house and canoe rides are from 4 to 6 pm. There will be face painting, carnival games and teddy bear repairs from 4:30 to 6:30.

Teddy Bear Picnic

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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Pioneer Cemetery Commission Meeting

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Pioneer Cemetery Commission Meeting

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The Henry County Pioneer Cemetery Commission will meet at 1:00 in the 2nd floor meeting room at the Henry County Courthouse. All those interested in the Pioneer Cemeteries of Henry County are welcome to attend.

Pioneer Cemetery Commission 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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Job Fair

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Job Fair

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A Job Fair will be held from 1 to 4 pm at the Fairfield Armory. There will be workshops that day too. From 11 to noon and one from noon to 1 for job seekers. Over twenty employers will be on-hand.

Job Fair

Relay for Life yard sale collection

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Relay for Life yard sale collection

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Relay for Life team No One Walks Alone holds their annual yard sale during Salem citywide sales. If you have items that you would like to donate please stop by the Salem Shelter House from 2 to 4 pm. If that doesn’t work, contact Deb Hudson at 931-9500.

Relay for Life yard sale collection

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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CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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

CJ Farmers Market

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Fairfield First Fridays Art Walk

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Fairfield First Fridays Art Walk

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Fairfield First Fridays Art Walk has the theme “International Culture.” It runs tonight from 6 to 10 pm in downtown and at the Arts and Convention Center and will feature food and entertainment from around the globe.

Fairfield First Fridays Art Walk

FMAAA Reception

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FMAAA Reception

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Fort Madison Area Arts Association reception for the annual Photography Exhibition at the FMAAA gallery from 5 to 7 pm.

FMAAA Reception

Houghton KC Fish Fry

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Houghton KC Fish Fry

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Knights of Columbus Fish Fry is from 5 to 8 pm in the KC Hall in Houghton. Dine-in and carryout fish and shrimp dinners are available.

Houghton KC Fish Fry

IA Free Fishing Days

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IA Free Fishing Days

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Iowa Free Fishing Days is this weekend. This weekend only, residents are allowed to fish without a license. All regulations are in force.

IA Free Fishing Days

RFL Yard/Bake Sale

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RFL Yard/Bake Sale

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Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone has their annual yard sale today from 8 am to 5 pm at the Salem Shelter House. Breakfast and lunch will be serve and baked goods are available for purchase.

RFL Yard/Bake Sale

Salem Friends Church Yard Sale

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Salem Friends Church Yard Sale

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Salem Friends Church Yard Sale is during the citywide sales, open today from 8 am to 5 pm at the church.

Salem Friends Church Yard Sale

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

Snake Alley Festival of Film

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Snake Alley Festival of Film

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The Snake Alley Festival of Film is from 10 am to 10 pm at the Burlington Capitol Theater. Tickets are sold by two hour blocks, full day passes or for the entire event.

Snake Alley Festival of Film

Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory at Big Hollow Recreation Area is open for public viewing from sunset to 10:30 pm, weather permitting.

Witte Observatory Open

Youth Golf Camp Deadline

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Youth Golf Camp Deadline

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Registration is underway for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Youth Golf Camp. It will be held June 9th through the 13th. Ages 8 to 10 are from 9 to 9:45, ages 11 to 14 from 10 to 10:45 am. It’s at the East Lake Park Driving Range. Participants will learn the fundamentals of golf. The camp is taught by Natalie Booton. To register, stop by the office at 220 West Monroe or call 385-1475.

Youth Golf Camp Deadline

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IA Free Fishing Days

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IA Free Fishing Days

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Iowa Free Fishing Days is this weekend. This weekend only, residents are allowed to fish without a license. All regulations are in force.

IA Free Fishing Days

Bark for Life

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Bark for Life

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Relay for Life Team Pura Vida hosts the 3rd annual Bark for Life. It is from 1 to 4 m at the Henry County Courthouse Lawn. There will be several vendors, dogs available for adoption, dog contests, an obstacle course and prizes. There will be a diamond dig. Fastest time to dig out the diamond wins, special tickets must be purchased for that. Cost is only $10.

Bark for Life

Bentensport Trash to Treasurers Sale

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Bentensport Trash to Treasurers Sale

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Bentensport in Van Buren County will host a trash to treasures sale. Featuring antiques, collectables, and estate items from 9am – 5pm along the Historic Scenic byway J40.

Bentensport Trash to Treasurers Sale

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

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

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Denmark Heritage Days

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Denmark Heritage Days

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Denmark Heritage Days starts at 7 am at Star Park in Denmark. A gas engine swap meet runs all day.

Denmark Heritage Days

Family Stay Active Day

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Family Stay Active Day

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Winfield’s Family Stay Active Day starts with citywide garage sales at 8 am, a free swim at Twin Lakes from 1 to 4 pm, a Big Wheel and Small Bike Ride Around the Block at 3:30, volleyball, horseshoes, bags tournament at 4, also at 4 kids games, at 5 a meal with homemade ice cream by freewill donation and kids movies at 8 pm.

Family Stay Active Day

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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

MP Farmers Market

RFL Yard/Bake Sale

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RFL Yard/Bake Sale

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Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone ha their annual yard sale today from 8 am to 2 pm at the Salem Shelter House. Breakfast and lunch will be serve and baked goods are available for purchase.

RFL Yard/Bake Sale

Salem Friends Church Yard Sale

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Salem Friends Church Yard Sale

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Salem Friends Church Yard Sale is during the citywide sales, open today from 8 am to 2 pm at the church.

Salem Friends Church Yard Sale

SCC Discovery Day

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SCC Discovery Day

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SCC Discovery Day is from 10 am to 2 pm at the SCC West Burlington campus. You can meet instructors, tour the campus and there will be prizes, foods and games. Someone will win 12 credit hours for free tuition.

SCC Discovery Day

Snake Alley Festival of Film

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Snake Alley Festival of Film

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The Snake Alley Festival of Film is from 2:30 to 6:30 pm at the Burlington Capitol Theater. The red carpet party is from 6:30 to 8 and the awards ceremony runs from 8 to 10. Tickets are sold by two hour blocks, full day passes or for the entire event.

Snake Alley Festival of Film

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IA Free Fishing Days

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IA Free Fishing Days

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Iowa Free Fishing Days is this weekend. This weekend only, residents are allowed to fish without a license. All regulations are in force.

IA Free Fishing Days

Annual Ice Cream Social

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Annual Ice Cream Social

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St. Peter’s United Church of Christ in Franklin will hold the annual ice cream social from 4-6 pm. Serving three flavors of real homemade ice cream, hot chicken sandwiches and beefburgers, cake, pie and drinks.

Annual Ice Cream Social

Bark in the Park

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Bark in the Park

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Bark in the Park is at 2 pm at Burlington Community Field. Pet owners can bring their dogs to the Burlington Bees game. Des Moines County Humane Society will have dogs available for adoption, merchandise and low-cost microchipping.

Bark in the Park

Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Municipal Band performs a concert starting at 7:30 pm at the Crapo Park Bandshell. Admission is free.

Burlington Band Concert

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Snake Alley Festival of Film

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Snake Alley Festival of Film

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The Snake Alley Festival of Film is from 9 am to 4 pm at the Burlington Capitol Theater. Tickets are sold by two hour blocks, full day passes or for the entire event.

Snake Alley Festival of Film

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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Boy Scout Pizza Ranch Tip Night

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Boy Scout Pizza Ranch Tip Night

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Boy Scout Troop 27 hosts a Pizza Ranch fundraiser from 5 to 8 pm. They will be bussing tables for tips and will receive a portion of the proceeds from the night.

Boy Scout Pizza Ranch Tip Night

Chronic Disease Free Program

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Chronic Disease Free Program

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Henry County Health Center invites all individuals with a chronic disease to join us for a free program “Coffee with Nancy” from 8:30 to 9:30 am. This will be held in the Diabetes Education Center, located in Suite 24 at HCHC.
Join Nancy Pientack, LPN, for a social hour, coffee and a discussion on “exercise in various forms”.

Chronic Disease Free Program

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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

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

Blood Drive

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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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Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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Veyance Technology hosts a Blood Drive from 2 to 4 pm in the Cafeteria. For an appointment call Joe Alliman at 385-6902.

Blood Drive

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Square Dance

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Square Dance

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Circle 8 Square Dancers host a dance tonight from 7:30 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Sandy Skinner will be the caller.

Square Dance

Immunization Clinics

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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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

MP Community Band Practice

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MP Community Band Practice

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The Mt. Pleasant Community Band practices tonight at 7 pm in the Mt. Pleasant Middle School Music Room. If you do not have an instrument but would like to play, one can be provided. For information contact Adam Creager at 385-3254.

MP Community Band Practice

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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CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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Columbus Junction Farmers Market is from 4:30 to 6:30 pm in the Youth Center at the Louisa County Fairgrounds. Just 4 Fun, a string band, will perform at the market.

CJ Farmers Market

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Farm Strong Event

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Farm Strong Event

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Farm Strong Event is from 5 to 9 pm on First Street in Keosauqua. There will be tailgate games, food concessions, activities and live music.

Farm Strong Event

Lights, Camera, Action

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Lights, Camera, Action

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Lights, Camera, Action presents “Daddy Day Care” at 7 pm in Fort Madison’s Central Park. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Lights, Camera, Action

Muddy River Pow Wow

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Muddy River Pow Wow

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Muddy River Pow Wow starts at 5 pm at Farmington’s Wild Rose Park. The host drum will be Black Fox Singers.

Muddy River Pow Wow

Rummage Sale

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Rummage Sale

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Union Presbyterian Church of Fort Madison hosts a large rummage sale today from 8 am to 2 pm. There will be estate items, household goods, toys, children’s clothing and misc.

Rummage Sale

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

Strawberry Festival

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Strawberry Festival

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Farmington’s Strawberry Festival starts today. The Queen and Junior Queen contest starts at 6:30 pm. Music will start at the Shelterhouse at 7 pm. The Glow Run around Indian Lake Park opens with registration at 8 pm. Cost to run the race is $25.

Strawberry Festival

Strawberry Festival

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Strawberry Festival

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Farmington’s Strawberry Festival continues today. An EMS Pancake and Sausage Breakfast starts at 6 am at the Shelterhouse. From 9 am to 5 pm, there’s an Arts, Crafts and Flea Market. A Strawberry Cooking Contest is at 9. Bingo is from 10 am to noon. A petting zoo is from 10 am to 6 pm. There will be a dunk tank, a cake walk and a talent show. Free strawberries and ice cream are served downtown from 2 to 4 pm. Go Kart races start at 7 pm in the Shimek Speedway.

Strawberry Festival

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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Annual Fly Van Buren

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Annual Fly Van Buren

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The 14th annual Fly Van Buren will be held at the Keosauqua, Iowa Municipal Airport from 7:00am AM to 10:00 AM. The Keosauqua Lions Club will be serving an all-you-can-eat Pancake & Sausage Breakfast . Airplane rides will be available for $25. The ever-popular, Ottumwa Radio-Control Flyers will be demonstrating remote control airplanes. Indian Hills Aviation Department will be on site with an Allison 250 Turbo Shaft Jet Engine demonstration! The Water Balloon Bomb Toss is back. A Paper Airplane Contest for kids and adults will begin at 8:00am. There is no admission fee for the Fly-In.

Annual Fly Van Buren

Bonaparte Lunch in the Park

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Bonaparte Lunch in the Park

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Bonaparte Ball Association hosts a Lunch in the Park fundraiser. It is from 11 am to 3 pm in the bandshell. They will be serving brat patties, ribeye sandwiches, chips, drinks, ice cream, homemade pie and root beer floats.

Bonaparte Lunch in the Park

Canoe & Kayak Training

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Canoe & Kayak Training

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Canoe and kayak training is from 10 am to 3 pm at Langwood Education Center in Wapello. Participants must be 14 years old. Bring a sack lunch and a clothing change. Cost is $15.

Canoe & Kayak Training

Civil War Experience

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Civil War Experience

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The Civil War Experience runs throughout the day in Bonaparte. Activities start at 10 am centered in Riverfront Park with re-enactors, free horse-drawn wagon rides, a free petting zoo, a cemetery walk and refreshments. The Tarnished Brass Band performs at 1 pm. A whiskers growing contest is at 2. There will also be a doll dressing contest.

Civil War Experience

Civil War Experience

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Civil War Experience

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Civil War Experience is in downtown Bonaparte today. Demonstrations and activities run throughout the day. Tarnished Brass Band performs at 1 pm with a whiskers growing contest at 2 pm.

Civil War Experience

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Historic Hills Museum Crawl

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Historic Hills Museum Crawl

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Historic Hills Museum Crawl features museum open houses along the scenic byway. It features guided tours from 9 am to 5 pm. For the full list of participating museums, go to villagesofvanburen.com.

Historic Hills Museum Crawl

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market runs from 8:30 to 11 am at McMillan Park’s Wright Family Pavilion.

MP Farmers Market

Rummage Sale

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Rummage Sale

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Union Presbyterian Church of Fort Madison hosts a large rummage sale today from 8 am to noon. There will be estate items, household goods, toys, children’s clothing and misc.

Rummage Sale

Steamboat Days Parade

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Steamboat Days Parade

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The Steamboat Days Parade starts at 11 am on Jefferson Street in Burlington.

Steamboat Days Parade

Taste of History Dinner Theater

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Taste of History Dinner Theater

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Bonaparte’s Taste of History Dinner Theater will be held at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. Living history in first person will be performed between the three course dinner. Tables are decorated by theme. Dinner will be served at 6 pm. Tickets are $25 each, benefitting Bonaparte Main Street. For tickets call 592-3400.

Taste of History Dinner Theater

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Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Municipal Band concerts start at 7:30 pm at the Crapo Park Band Shell. Admission is free.

Burlington Band Concert

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Fathers Day Breakfast

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Fathers Day Breakfast

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Father’s Day Breakfast is from 8 to 11 am in the West Point Fire Station.

Fathers Day Breakfast

Muddy River Pow Wow

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Muddy River Pow Wow

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Muddy River Powwow is in Farmington’s Wild Rose Park. The grand entry is at 11 am. Host drum is Black Fox Singers.

Muddy River Pow Wow

Snake Alley Art Fair

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Snake Alley Art Fair

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Snake Alley Art Fair is from 8 am to 4 pm near Snake Alley in Burlington. 75 exhibitors will be present. There will be live music, activities, food and craft demonstrations.

Snake Alley Art Fair

Strawberry Festival

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Strawberry Festival

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Farmington’s Strawberry Festival wraps up today. A biscuits and gravy breakfast starts at 6 am at the Shelterhouse. A community worship is at 8. Car show registration is from 8 am to noon. Arts, Crafts and Flea Market is from 9 am to 5 pm. There will be bingo, a cake walk, a Berry Good Dog Show, a children’s pedal pull and more. Free strawberries and ice cream is at 2 pm. The Kenny Hamberg Memorial Car Show starts at 3:30 pm.

Strawberry Festival

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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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

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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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Mt. Pleasant Christian School has a Blood Drive from 3 to 6:15 pm in the multipurpose room. For an appointment contact Carrie Wiegand at 385-8613.

Blood Drive

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Lebanon Ice Cream Social

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Lebanon Ice Cream Social

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Lebanon UMC of Keosauqua Ice Cream Social starts at 5 pm. There will five flavors of ice cream, pies and cakes. This is by freewill donation.

Lebanon Ice Cream Social

MP Community Band Practice

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MP Community Band Practice

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The Mt. Pleasant Community Band practices tonight at 7 pm in the Mt. Pleasant Middle School Music Room. If you do not have an instrument but would like to play, one can be provided. For information contact Adam Creager at 385-3254.

MP Community Band Practice

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 Midsummer

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Swedesburg Midsummer

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Swedesburg’s annual Midsummer Celebration starts at 7 pm. Entertainment will be provided by Ellinor Fritz and Leonor Palazzo. An ice cream social concludes the evening’s activities. The event is free and open to the public. A freewill offering will be accepted.

Swedesburg Midsummer

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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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

RFL Team Captain Meeting

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RFL Team Captain Meeting

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Relay for Life Team Captain meeting starts at 5:30 pm at Keo’s. This is open to anyone who wishes to form a team or is on a team for the July 11th event.

RFL Team Captain Meeting

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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

MP Community Band Performs

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MP Community Band Performs

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The Mt. Pleasant Community Band performs at 7 pm at the Wright Pavilion at McMillan Park.

MP Community Band Performs

Wesley Chapel Ice Cream Social

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Wesley Chapel Ice Cream Social

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Wesley United Chapel Methodist Church’s annual Ice Cream Supper is tonight starting at 5 pm. The menu includes creamed chicken sandwiches, beefburgers, homemade pies and desserts, drinks and ice cream. Proceeds go to the World Hunger Fund.

Wesley Chapel Ice Cream Social

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

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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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CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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

CJ Farmers Market

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Dinner and Music at the Vets Club

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Dinner and Music at the Vets Club

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The Mt. Pleasant Veterans Hall presents The Troubadors with Stan Hill and special guest Jack Long. Come enjoy a fish, chicken or shrimp dinner serving from 5:30 to 8 pm. Music begins around 7 pm. The public is welcome.

Dinner and Music at the Vets Club

Farmington Farmers Market

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Farmington Farmers Market

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Farmington Farmers Market is from 3:30 to 6:30 pm at the shelter house downtown.

Farmington Farmers Market

Friday Night Car Cruise

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Friday Night Car Cruise

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Friday Night Car Cruise starts at 5 pm in Jefferson Street in downtown Burlington

Friday Night Car Cruise

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

St. Paul's Luncheon

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St. Paul's Luncheon

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“Respect: A Musical Journey of Women” performed by the U of I Summer Repertory starts at 7 pm in Burlington’s Capital Theater. It is by freewill donation

St. Paul's Luncheon

Stuart Little

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Stuart Little

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Lights, Camera, Action presents “Stuart Little” is at 7 pm in Central Park. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Stuart Little

U of I Production

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U of I Production

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“Respect: A Musical Journey of Women” performed by the U of I Summer Repertory starts at 7 pm in Burlington’s Capital Theater. It is by freewill donation.

U of I Production

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5&V Downtown Cinema

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5&V Downtown Cinema

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5&V Downtown Cinema starts at 8:15 pm in Burlington at Fifth and Valley. Games and prizes start the night with a movie playing at 9:15. Snacks are available for purchase.

5&V Downtown Cinema

Buckskinners Rendezvous

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Buckskinners Rendezvous

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Buckskinners Rendezvous is in Riverside Park in Bentonsport from 9 am to 3 pm.

Buckskinners Rendezvous

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Donnellson Church Garage and Bake Sale

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Donnellson Church Garage and Bake Sale

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The Donnellson United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
221 University Street
Donnellson, Iowa
Garage/Bake Sale/Food Stand
7:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Menu: Walking Tacos, Maid-rites, Hot Dogs, Chips, Desserts
Cinnamon Rolls, Coffee Cake, Coffee, Pop & Ice Tea

Donnellson Church Garage and Bake Sale

Downtown Dash

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Downtown Dash

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The Rec Center’s Downtown Dash is today. It starts at the Rec Center with registration at 7:30 am and the race starts at 8:30 am. Cost is $25 in advance, $30 the day of and family pricing is $15 per person. There will be awards, refreshments and a tour of the Rec Center.

Downtown Dash

Prairie Hunters Cook-Off

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Prairie Hunters Cook-Off

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Prairie Hunters Cook-Off is today at the Club in West Point starting at noon. For a $5 donation, you can sample all of the meats.

Prairie Hunters Cook-Off

Recovery Awareness Workshop

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Recovery Awareness Workshop

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A Recovery Awareness Workshop is from 8:30 to 4:30 at SCC’s West Burlington campus. Admission is free. Participants are to bring lunch.

Recovery Awareness Workshop

Summerfest

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Summerfest

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Izaak Walton Club Summerfest is in Fort Madison today. Barbecue chicken dinners are served from 5 to 8 pm and Bingo starts at 7. There will be raffles, a cake walk and free children’s games starting at 1 pm.

Summerfest

Swinging Bridge Festival

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Swinging Bridge Festival

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Swinging Bridge Festival is from 9 am to 3 pm in Columbus Junction. There will be an arts and crafts show, a breakfast, programs, park activities and more

Swinging Bridge Festival

Winfield Stay Active Day

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Winfield Stay Active Day

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Winfield Stay Active Day is today. There is free swim to Twin Lakes from 1 to 4 pm. At 3:30 there will be a big wheel and small bike around the block event. 4 pm starts with bike around Winfield. There will be kids games at 4, a meal with homemade ice cream by freewill donation at 5 and kids movies at 8 pm.

Winfield Stay Active Day

Singles Dance

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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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Buckskinners Rendezvous

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Buckskinners Rendezvous

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Buckskinners Rendezvous is Bentonsport’s Riverside Park form 9 am to 3 pm.

Buckskinners Rendezvous

Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Municipal Band concert is tonight at 7:30 pm in the Crapo Park Band Shell. Admission is free.

Burlington Band Concert

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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 in Houghton

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Blood Drive in Houghton

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There is a Houghton Community Blood Drive at the Knights of Columbus Hall from 3-6:30 pm. The Mt. Hamill Sunshine Gals will serve lunch for the donors. All presenting donors receive a t-shirt.

Blood Drive in Houghton

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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

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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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

NL@MP Softball Game

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NL@MP Softball Game

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Tune in tonight for softball action! John Kuhens will cover the New London at Mt. Pleasant High School softball game on 105.5 FM starting at 5:30 pm. We will be streaming it live on kilj.com

NL@MP Softball Game

Relay for Life Team Taco Lunch

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Relay for Life Team Taco Lunch

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Sunnybrook Relay for Life Team Taco Lunch is from 11:30 to 12:30. They are serving 2 soft shell tacos, Spanish rice and a dessert. $5 for dine-in or carry-out or $7 for delivery in the Mt. Pleasant area. To place an order call 385

Relay for Life Team Taco Lunch

Square Dance

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Square Dance

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Circle 8 Square Dancers hold a dance tonight from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Jim Logan will be the caller.

Square Dance

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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Breastfeeding Class

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Breastfeeding Class

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Cradle of Hope offers a free breastfeeding class at 6 pm for new and expectant mothers. To pre-register, call 986-5336. Walk-ins are also welcome. There is no cost for the class.

Breastfeeding Class

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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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5&V Outdoor Cinema

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5&V Outdoor Cinema

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5&V Outdoor Cinema at the corner of Fifth and Valley in Burlington will show “Despicable Me 2” at dusk. There will be games and prizes. Snacks and drinks are available for purchase.

5&V Outdoor Cinema

Bonaparte Library Book Sale

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Bonaparte Library Book Sale

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Friends of Bonaparte Library Fundraiser Book Sale is at the library from 10 am to 7 pm. Sandwiches, sno-cones, popcorn, cotton candy and more will be for sale.

Bonaparte Library Book Sale

CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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

CJ Farmers Market

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Congressman's Rep in Wayland

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Congressman's Rep in Wayland

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Congressman Dave Loebsack’s rep will be at the Wayland City Hall from 1-2 pm.

Congressman's Rep in Wayland

Farmington Farmers Market

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Farmington Farmers Market

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Farmington’s Farmers Market is from 3:30 to 6:30 pm at the shelterhouse downtown.

Farmington Farmers Market

Friday Fest

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Friday Fest

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Friday Fest is from 5:30 to 8 pm at the Port of Burlington. There will be live music by Eric Pettit Trio, food and free children’s activities.

Friday Fest

Lights, Camera, Action

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Lights, Camera, Action

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Lights, Camera, Action presents “Escape from Planet Earth” at 7 pm in Fort Madison’s Central Park. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Lights, Camera, Action

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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ABATE Supporting Businesses Ride

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ABATE Supporting Businesses Ride

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ABATE District #18 supporting business ride starts at 11 am at the Sunspot in Morning Sun. Signup is $5 for member, $7 for non-members. The ride consists of seven stops with riders choosing their stops based on supporting businesses in southeast Iowa and West Central Illinois. All riders will meet at Hot Toddies at 6 pm. Proceeds raised go to ABATE to help with special events.

ABATE Supporting Businesses Ride

Bacon, Brews and BBQ

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Bacon, Brews and BBQ

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The Triple B: Bacon, Brews and BBQ. A 5K Hog Jog starts at 4:30 pm, VIP tasting is from 5 to 6 pm, general admission tasting is from 6 to 8 and live music by Kevin Burt is from 6 to 9 pm. For the price of admission, guests will sample craft beers and as much bacon and bbq as they’d like. Tickets can be purchased at the Chamber Alliance Office.

Bacon, Brews and BBQ

Bonaparte Independence Celebration

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Bonaparte Independence Celebration

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Bonaparte’s Independence Day Celebration features vendors setup on the street from 1 to 9 pm. There will be a bounce house and kids train. A parade through downtown starts at 5 and fireworks will go off across the river at dark.

Bonaparte Independence Celebration

Bonaparte Library Book Sale

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Bonaparte Library Book Sale

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Friends of Bonaparte Library Fundraiser Book Sale is at the library from 10 am to 5 pm. Sandwiches, sno-cones, popcorn, cotton candy and more will be for sale.

Bonaparte Library Book Sale

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

NLCC Bake Sale & Car Wash

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NLCC Bake Sale & Car Wash

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A Benefit Car Wash and Bake Sale will be held from 11 am to 3 pm at the New London Care Center Parking Lot. This event is put on by the NLCC nurses aides.

NLCC Bake Sale & Car Wash

Salem Old Settlers Fish Fry

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Salem Old Settlers Fish Fry

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Salem Old Settlers Benefit Fish Fry is from 5 to 7:30 pm in the City Park Shelter House. It is by freewill donation.

Salem Old Settlers Fish Fry

Sunshine For Life Walk

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Sunshine For Life Walk

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Sunshine for Life Walk, a walk to fight Alzheimer’s will be held at Van Buren High School Track in Keosauqua from 10 am to 12 pm. There will be a $5 registration per person that goes to the Good Samaritan Society – Van Buren Team for the South Central Iowa Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Ottumwa in September.

Sunshine For Life Walk

Tractor Ride

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Tractor Ride

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The Louisa County Historical Society Tractor Ride starts today in Wapello. Cost is $30, including lunch and a meal after the ride. Registration starts at 8 am, there will be a drivers meeting at 8:30 and the rides starts at 9 with it expected to be 50 miles. Please pre-register by calling Dick at 728-8818.

Tractor Ride

West Point Fireworks

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West Point Fireworks

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West Point Fireworks are at dusk at South Park. There will be festivities in the park starting at 5 pm.

West Point Fireworks

Winfield Fire Golf Tournament

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Winfield Fire Golf Tournament

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Winfield Fire Department Golf Tournament starts with signup at 8 am and a 9 am shotgun start. Cost is $100 per team. To signup, call 257-6253.

Winfield Fire Golf Tournament

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Burlington Band Performs

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Burlington Band Performs

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Burlington Municipal Band performs at 7:30 pm in the Crapo Park Band Shell. Admission is free.

Burlington Band Performs

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Dinner at St. Peter's in Franklin

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Dinner at St. Peter's in Franklin

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St. Peter’s United Church of Christ in Franklin is having a dinner featuring baked potato bar, maidrites and hot dogs. There will be pie, cake and other desserts with homemade ice cream from 11:30 to 1:30 pm in the church parish hall.

Dinner at St. Peter's in Franklin

Mepo Ice Cream Social

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Mepo Ice Cream Social

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An Ice Cream Social will be held at Kingston United Methodist Church of Mediapolis from 5 to 7 pm. Sandwiches, sides and deserts will be served as well as homemade ice cream. Hiway 99 Band performs. The meal is by freewill donation.

Mepo Ice Cream Social

Muscatine Ice Cream Social

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Muscatine Ice Cream Social

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Friends of the Muscatine Art Center host an ice cream social from 1 to 5 pm at the Art Center.

Muscatine Ice Cream Social

Polishville Dance

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Polishville Dance

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

Polishville Dance

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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

HC Heritage Trust Trivia Night

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HC Heritage Trust Trivia Night

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The first annual Henry County Heritage Trust Trivia Night will be held at Jerry’s Restaurant. Doors open at 6 with questions beginning at 6:45. The majority of the questions will focus on the city, county and state’s people, place and events. Cost is $150 per table or $20 per person. A grazing buffet is available by freewill offering. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. There will be a silent auction and cash prizes. Proceeds benefit the Henry County Heritage Trust projects and the Donald Young Memorial Room.

HC Heritage Trust Trivia 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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

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!

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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 will be held at the Theater Museum on the Old Threshers grounds from 5 to 7 pm.

Alive After Five

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Winfield Blood Drive

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Winfield Blood Drive

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Winfield Lions host a Community Blood Drive from 3 to 6:30 pm inside the Winfield Veterans Building. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Winfield Blood Drive

Immunization Clinics

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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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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Great American Blood Drive

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Great American Blood Drive

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The Great American Blood Drive is today from 11 am to 6 pm at the E3 Center. There will be door prizes donated from area merchants. Each donor will receive -a special Save our Summer shirt. To schedule an appointment, call 800-747-5401. Walk-ins are welcome. KILJ will be broadcasting live.

Great American Blood Drive

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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CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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

CJ Farmers Market

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Mt. Pleasant City offices are closed

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Donnellson 4th Parade & Dinner

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Donnellson 4th Parade & Dinner

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The Donnellson Fourth of July Parade has the theme “Honor our Defenders.” Registration is from 4:30 to 5:30 pm at the United Church of Christ. The parade begins at 6. Categories include religious, patriotic, children, family, organizations, political, miscellaneous, commercial and horses. Dinner will be served at the Donnellson Community Room following the parade. They will be serving maid rites, hot dogs, pie, ice cream and drinks. It is sponsored by the American Legion and TTT.

Donnellson 4th Parade & Dinner

Donnellson UMC Breakfast, Sale

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Donnellson UMC Breakfast, Sale

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Donnellson United Methodist Church hosts a pancake breakfast, bake sale and indoor garage sale from 7 to 11 am in the Fellowship Hall.

Donnellson UMC Breakfast, Sale

Keosauqua Fourth

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Keosauqua Fourth

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Keosauqua Lions Fourth of July features activities, refreshments, entertainment and fireworks all at the Keosauqua city park.

Keosauqua Fourth

Morning Sun Fourth

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Morning Sun Fourth

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Morning Sun Fourth Celebration: 5:30 am pancake breakfast at the American Legion Hall, 9 am Firecracker Frog Jump, 10:30 Big Wheel Races, 11 am Ola Lambert Flower Show, 11:30 am Toilet Bowl Races, 1 pm Lions Bingo and Haystack Money Hunt, 3 pm Mile Long Parade, 4 pm Horseshoe Tournament, 5 pm Lions Ribeye Dinner at School Gym and Methodist Ice Cream Social at School Gym, 6:30 pm Evening Entertainment at School Athletic Fields, 7 pm Skydivers, at dusk southeast Iowa’s best fireworks.

Morning Sun Fourth

MP Fourth

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MP Fourth

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Mt. Pleasant’s Old Fashioned Fourth of July features a parade at 4:30, trolley and carousel rides, food, music and fireworks at dark in McMillan Park.

MP Fourth

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

Wayland Fourth Celebration

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Wayland Fourth Celebration

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Wayland’s Fourth Celebrations: “Fun in the Sun” 6:30 to 9:30 a, a Lions Club Breakfast at the Community Center by freewill donation. 7:30 am Freedom Fun Run/Walk. 10:30 am parade following will be firefighter water fights. Lunch will be served at the Community Center from 11 am to 2 pm. Kickball tournament starting at noon. Parkview Benefit Supper is from 4:30 to 7 pm. Fireworks are at dusk at the WACO Football Field.

Wayland Fourth Celebration

Weekly Fish Fry

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Weekly Fish Fry

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Houghton Knights of Columbus Fish Fry 5-8 pm at the KC Hall in Houghton. Carryouts are welcome.

Weekly Fish Fry

Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory is open for public viewing from sunset at 10:30 at the Big Hollow Recreation Area.

Witte Observatory Open

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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

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. It benefits Santa’s Helpers.

Breakfast on Main Street

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Crawfordsville Fun Days

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Crawfordsville Fun Days

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Crawfordsville Fun Days is today. A Fire Department/EMS Breakfast is from 6 to 9 am at the Fire Station and is by freewill donation. The parade starts at 10 with a fireman water fight following it. A dodge ball tournament starts at noon. There will be pony rides from 1 to 3. A pedal pull is at 4. Pork Producers will served from 4:30 to 7 at the Fire Station and the StraitRun Band is at the Fire Station from 7 to 10 pm.

Crawfordsville Fun Days

Keosauqua Birthday Celebration

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Keosauqua Birthday Celebration

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Keosauqua’s 175th Birthday Celebration starts with a biscuits and gravy breakfast from 7 to 10:30 am in the city park by freewill donation. The parade starts at 10. The Cattlemen’s Association will serve lunch. Children’s activities run from 1 to 3 pm. The Fire Department Supper starts at 5.

Keosauqua Birthday Celebration

Morning Sun Fourth

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Morning Sun Fourth

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Morning Sun Fourth activities continue today with the Firecracker 5K Run at Locust Grove Park at 7 am, a bag tournament and bbq meal at 11 am and then a street dance at 9 pm.

Morning Sun Fourth

MP Farmers Market

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

MP Farmers Market

Run Walk or Tic 5K

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Run Walk or Tic 5K

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Iowa Tourette Syndrome Run, Walk or Tic 5K or 1-mile fundraiser for a cure is at Whispering Pines Winery in Keosauqua. Registration starts at 3:30. Cost is $10/person or $25/family. There will be a petting zoo, bounce house, silent auction, entertainment and more.

Run Walk or Tic 5K

Swedish Pancake Breakfast

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Swedish Pancake Breakfast

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The last Swedish Pancake Breakfast for the summer is from 8 to 11 am at the Parish Hall. Swedish pancakes with potato sausage, a beverage and pastries are served for $6. It is sponsored by the Swedish Heritage Society. The Swedish American Museum will be open during the breakfast.

Swedish Pancake Breakfast

Symphonic Blast!

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Symphonic Blast!

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The first performance of the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra seasan is the annual “Symphonic Blast!” in Burlington’s Crapo Park. Starting at dusk (8:15), the concert will be a blend of popular and light classical music. As always, it will conclude with Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever and fireworks. This concert is offered free of charge with an opportunity to make a free-will donation to the orchestra.

Symphonic Blast!

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Art Center Exhibit Opens

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Art Center Exhibit Opens

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Art Center of Burlington opens John Bybee and Jared Wittenmeyer’s exhibit “Between the Lines” today. It is open from 1 to 3 pm and admission is free.

Art Center Exhibit Opens

Burlington Band Performs

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Burlington Band Performs

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Burlington Municipal Band performs at 7:30 pm in the Crapo Park Band Shell. Admission is free.

Burlington Band Performs

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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Sunnybrook Assisted Living hosts “Coffee Chat” at 10 am with Jeffrey Meyer from the Mt. Pleasant Public Library.

Coffee Chat

Keosauqua Birthday Celebration

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Keosauqua Birthday Celebration

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Keosauqua 175th Birthday Celebration today features a kids parade and kids activities at 1 pm in the city park. Free ice cream and birthday cake will be served at 3 pm.

Keosauqua Birthday Celebration

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