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Events in April 2014

  • April 1, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    TOPS #212...

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

    TOPS #212...

    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

    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.

  • April 2, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Dessert Theatre Tickets Go On Sale

    Dessert Theatre Tickets Go On Sale

    Tickets to the Mt. Pleasant Dessert Theatre performances April 12 and 13 will go on sale in the Mt. Pleasant High School commons today from 5-6 pm. Tickets are $10. There is a purchase limit of 10 tickets per person. After today the tickets will be available for sale at Browns.

    Tickets to the Mt. Pleasant Dessert Theatre performances April 12 and 13 will go on sale in the Mt. Pleasant High School commons today from 5-6 pm. Tickets are $10. There is a purchase limit of 10 tickets per person. After today the tickets will be available for sale at Browns.

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    Farmers Market Meeting

    Farmers Market Meeting

    A Farmers Market Informational Meeting will be held at the Henry County Extension Office at 5 pm. This is for current and potential vendors. They will be able to sign up for a stall, to receive the schedule and the Market Manager can answer any questions.

    A Farmers Market Informational Meeting will be held at the Henry County Extension Office at 5 pm. This is for current and potential vendors. They will be able to sign up for a stall, to receive the schedule and the Market Manager can answer any questions.

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    Alive After Five

    Alive After Five

    Alive After Five will be at HCHC from 5 to 7 pm. Join the Chamber Alliance for fun and networking.

    Alive After Five will be at HCHC from 5 to 7 pm. Join the Chamber Alliance for fun and networking.

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • April 3, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Public Invited to Belle Babb Mansfield Symposium with Christie Vilsack

    Public Invited to Belle Babb Mansfield Symposium with Christie Vilsack

    As part of the inaugural events, the College will also host the Belle Babb Mansfield Inaugural Symposium at 7:00 p.m. in the IWC Chapel Auditorium with keynote speaker, Christie Vilsack, a Mount Pleasant native and former First Lady of Iowa. Vilsack will address Belle’s accomplishments as the first woman to be admitted to the bar in the United States and the impact Belle had on her life.

    As part of the inaugural events, the College will also host the Belle Babb Mansfield Inaugural Symposium at 7:00 p.m. in the IWC Chapel Auditorium with keynote speaker, Christie Vilsack, a Mount Pleasant native and former First Lady of Iowa. Vilsack will address Belle’s accomplishments as the first woman to be admitted to the bar in the United States and the impact Belle had on her life.

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    IWC Belle Babb Mansfield Forum

    IWC Belle Babb Mansfield Forum

    The IWC Forum program this week is the Belle Babb Mansfield Inaugural Forum. It will feature a panel discussion: Exploring traditional and non-traditional uses of a legal education. The forum is free and open to the public. The Community is invited to a lunch with the panelists in the west private dining room of the Student Union. This is also part of the Women of Wesleyan Week activities.

    The IWC Forum program this week is the Belle Babb Mansfield Inaugural Forum. It will feature a panel discussion: Exploring traditional and non-traditional uses of a legal education. The forum is free and open to the public. The Community is invited to a lunch with the panelists in the west private dining room of the Student Union. This is also part of the Women of Wesleyan Week activities.

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    Guard at Airport

    Guard at Airport

    The National Guard 832nd will be flying out for a drill weekend. Picking them up today will be the Chinook Helicopters from Mt. Joy. The community is welcome to come out and view the helicopters. They are asked be at the airport by 1:45. They will fly out at 2:30.

    The National Guard 832nd will be flying out for a drill weekend. Picking them up today will be the Chinook Helicopters from Mt. Joy. The community is welcome to come out and view the helicopters. They are asked be at the airport by 1:45. They will fly out at 2:30.

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    Lincoln Elementary Blood Drive

    Lincoln Elementary Blood Drive

    Lincoln Elementary School hosts a Blood Drive from 3 to 6 pm in the gym. To set up an appointment, call Diane Walker at 385-7765.

    Lincoln Elementary School hosts a Blood Drive from 3 to 6 pm in the gym. To set up an appointment, call Diane Walker at 385-7765.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

  • April 4, 2014

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    KC Fish Fry

    KC Fish Fry

    The Knights of Columbus host a fish fry today at Manning Hall from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

    The Knights of Columbus host a fish fry today at Manning Hall from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

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    Community Invited toTitus Inauguration

    Community Invited toTitus Inauguration

    Dr. Steven E. Titus will be inaugurated as the 29th president of Iowa Wesleyan College. The ceremony will take place at 2:30 p.m. in the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium, Mount Pleasant. A reception will follow in the Howe Student Activity Center on the college campus. The public is invited to the ceremony and reception.

    Dr. Steven E. Titus will be inaugurated as the 29th president of Iowa Wesleyan College. The ceremony will take place at 2:30 p.m. in the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium, Mount Pleasant. A reception will follow in the Howe Student Activity Center on the college campus. The public is invited to the ceremony and reception.

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    Eat, Drink and Be Hopeful

    Eat, Drink and Be Hopeful

    Eat, Drink and Be Hopeful with Sunny Brook Assisted Living hosts a Relay for Life Fundraiser and Vendor Blender from 4 to 7 pm. There will be over fourteen vendors present.

    Eat, Drink and Be Hopeful with Sunny Brook Assisted Living hosts a Relay for Life Fundraiser and Vendor Blender from 4 to 7 pm. There will be over fourteen vendors present.

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    Rodeo Kick Off Party

    Rodeo Kick Off Party

    The 2014 Tri-State Rodeo Operating Committee would like to invite the public to Kinnick South in Ft. Madison for the official kick off of the 67th annual Tri-State Rodeo featuring the announcement of this year’s entertainment including the specialty and national musical acts. The party starts at 6:00 p.m. with the announcement made at 6:30 p.m. Then stick around and enjoy the musical entertainment of Jerad Harness & Blackgrass, as heard under the Coors Party Pavilion at the Tri-State Rodeo last year. The music will start following the announcement.

    The 2014 Tri-State Rodeo Operating Committee would like to invite the public to Kinnick South in Ft. Madison for the official kick off of the 67th annual Tri-State Rodeo featuring the announcement of this year’s entertainment including the specialty and national musical acts. The party starts at 6:00 p.m. with the announcement made at 6:30 p.m. Then stick around and enjoy the musical entertainment of Jerad Harness & Blackgrass, as heard under the Coors Party Pavilion at the Tri-State Rodeo last year. The music will start following the announcement.

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    Grief Support Program

    Grief Support Program

    A support program for people who have experienced the loss of a loved one is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at Great River Hospice House, 1306 S. Washington Road, West Burlington. “First Friday Share” will include a short presentation followed by a potluck dinner, and visiting and sharing with others. This month a Great River Hospice nurse, Nancy Huppenbauer, will present the program. First Friday Share is not exclusive to families and friends of former Great River Hospice patients. Registration is not required.

    A support program for people who have experienced the loss of a loved one is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at Great River Hospice House, 1306 S. Washington Road, West Burlington. “First Friday Share” will include a short presentation followed by a potluck dinner, and visiting and sharing with others. This month a Great River Hospice nurse, Nancy Huppenbauer, will present the program. First Friday Share is not exclusive to families and friends of former Great River Hospice patients. Registration is not required.

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    Sing for a Cure

    Sing for a Cure

    The 2nd annual Sing for a Cure Relay for Life Karaoke Contest is at the Iris Bowling Alley starting at 8:30 pm. It is hosted by Peggy’s Angels. There will be a 50/50 raffle and a silent auction. Pre-registration cost is $10, $15 at the door. There can be solos or groups, 3 rounds and winners are voted by judges and fans. There is an optional cover charge donation at the door.

    The 2nd annual Sing for a Cure Relay for Life Karaoke Contest is at the Iris Bowling Alley starting at 8:30 pm. It is hosted by Peggy’s Angels. There will be a 50/50 raffle and a silent auction. Pre-registration cost is $10, $15 at the door. There can be solos or groups, 3 rounds and winners are voted by judges and fans. There is an optional cover charge donation at the door.

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    Burlington Civic Music Presents Hudson Shad

    Burlington Civic Music Presents Hudson Shad

    Burlington Civic Music Association is proud to present Hudson Shad as the seventh performance in its 2013-2014 season. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 4, at Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 Front Street, Burlington, Iowa. Doors to the concert area open at 6:45 p.m. The performance is sponsored by Southeastern Community College.

    Burlington Civic Music Association is proud to present Hudson Shad as the seventh performance in its 2013-2014 season. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 4, at Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 Front Street, Burlington, Iowa. Doors to the concert area open at 6:45 p.m. The performance is sponsored by Southeastern Community College.

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    Rummage & Bake Sale

    Rummage & Bake Sale

    A Rummage and Bake Sale will be held Friday from 4 to 7 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm at the First Presbyterian Church. All items are 50 cents, unless marked. The $2 bag sale runs Saturday from noon to 1.

    A Rummage and Bake Sale will be held Friday from 4 to 7 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm at the First Presbyterian Church. All items are 50 cents, unless marked. The $2 bag sale runs Saturday from noon to 1.

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    First Friday Art Walk

    First Friday Art Walk

    First Friday Art Walk in Fairfield has “A Spring Garden Festival: Books in Bloom.” It focuses on gardens and area non-profits. Venues include the library, Carnegie Historical Meeting, the Orpheum Theater and downtown businesses. It runs from 6 to 9 pm.

    First Friday Art Walk in Fairfield has “A Spring Garden Festival: Books in Bloom.” It focuses on gardens and area non-profits. Venues include the library, Carnegie Historical Meeting, the Orpheum Theater and downtown businesses. It runs from 6 to 9 pm.

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    Rummage Sale

    Rummage Sale

    The Holy Family Rummage Sale will be held from 4 to 6 pm at Roling Hall in Fort Madison.

    The Holy Family Rummage Sale will be held from 4 to 6 pm at Roling Hall in Fort Madison.

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    Big Band Dance Night

    Big Band Dance Night

    Big Band Dance Night will be held from 7 to 10 pm at the Fort Madison High School and features local jazz bands. Cost is $10 in advance, $12 at the door. It is hosted by the Fort Madison Music Boosters.

    Big Band Dance Night will be held from 7 to 10 pm at the Fort Madison High School and features local jazz bands. Cost is $10 in advance, $12 at the door. It is hosted by the Fort Madison Music Boosters.

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    Houghton Fish Fry

    Houghton Fish Fry

    Houghton Knights of Columbus hosts their monthly fish fry from 5 to 8 pm at the hall. Whole catfish and jumbo shrimp will be served and carryout is available.

    Houghton Knights of Columbus hosts their monthly fish fry from 5 to 8 pm at the hall. Whole catfish and jumbo shrimp will be served and carryout is available.

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    St. Paul's Luncheon

    St. Paul's Luncheon

    St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Soup and Sandwich Luncheon is from 11 am to 1 pm at the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room in Donnellson. It is by freewill.

    St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Soup and Sandwich Luncheon is from 11 am to 1 pm at the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room in Donnellson. It is by freewill.

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    Witte Observatory Open

    Witte Observatory Open

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

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

  • April 5, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Sign Up Deadline for Diabetes Class

    Sign Up Deadline for Diabetes Class

    Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering an annual follow-up class Thursday, March 6. The class will be conducted from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and will be held in the Health Education Center at HCHC. On the day of the class, please register at the HCHC Registration Desk before proceeding to the Health Education Center. Call Laura Williams, RN, CDE, CCP, at 319-385-6518 by Noon today to sign up. The program is open to anyone who has Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes and has completed the 10-hour diabetes classes.

    Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering an annual follow-up class Thursday, March 6. The class will be conducted from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and will be held in the Health Education Center at HCHC. On the day of the class, please register at the HCHC Registration Desk before proceeding to the Health Education Center. Call Laura Williams, RN, CDE, CCP, at 319-385-6518 by Noon today to sign up. The program is open to anyone who has Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes and has completed the 10-hour diabetes classes.

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    Crawfordsville Breakfast

    Crawfordsville Breakfast

    The Crawfordsville Fire and EMS Breakfast will be held from 6 to 10 am at the Fire Station/City Hall in Crawfordsville.

    The Crawfordsville Fire and EMS Breakfast will be held from 6 to 10 am at the Fire Station/City Hall in Crawfordsville.

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    Crawfordsville Egg Hunt

    Crawfordsville Egg Hunt

    The Crawfordsville Community Club and Lions Club hosts an Easter Egg Hunt at 10 am at WACO Elementary featuring an appearance by the Easter Bunny.

    The Crawfordsville Community Club and Lions Club hosts an Easter Egg Hunt at 10 am at WACO Elementary featuring an appearance by the Easter Bunny.

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    Rummage & Bake Sale

    Rummage & Bake Sale

    A Rummage and Bake Sale will be held Friday from 4 to 7 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm at the First Presbyterian Church. All items are 50 cents, unless marked. The $2 bag sale runs Saturday from noon to 1.

    A Rummage and Bake Sale will be held Friday from 4 to 7 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm at the First Presbyterian Church. All items are 50 cents, unless marked. The $2 bag sale runs Saturday from noon to 1.

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    MPMS Honor Band Concert

    MPMS Honor Band Concert

    Mt. Pleasant Middle School Honor Band Concert starts at 4 pm at the High School Gym.

    Mt. Pleasant Middle School Honor Band Concert starts at 4 pm at the High School Gym.

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    Rummage Sale

    Rummage Sale

    The Holy Family Rummage Sale will be held from 8 am to noon at Roling Hall in Fort Madison. A Bag sale will follow from noon to 2 pm.

    The Holy Family Rummage Sale will be held from 8 am to noon at Roling Hall in Fort Madison. A Bag sale will follow from noon to 2 pm.

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    Breakfast on Main Street

    Breakfast on Main Street

    Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whitely Opera House in Bonaparte. It is hosted by the Jolly Trio 4-H Club who will serve biscuits and gravy, sausage, scrambled eggs and a drink by freewill donation.

    Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whitely Opera House in Bonaparte. It is hosted by the Jolly Trio 4-H Club who will serve biscuits and gravy, sausage, scrambled eggs and a drink by freewill donation.

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    Harmony Fish Fry

    Harmony Fish Fry

    Harmony Post Prom Fish Fry will be held at the American Legion. The food will be served at 5 pm with the auction starting at 7. Fish, baked beans and potato salad will be served.

    Harmony Post Prom Fish Fry will be held at the American Legion. The food will be served at 5 pm with the auction starting at 7. Fish, baked beans and potato salad will be served.

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    Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

    Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

    Ainsworth Opera House hosts their monthly breakfast buffet today from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8 for adults.

    Ainsworth Opera House hosts their monthly breakfast buffet today from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8 for adults.

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    Elvis Experience

    Elvis Experience

    The Elvis Experience with Junior Talley starts at 4 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge. This is a fundraiser for Monica Moyle’s People to People Ambassadorship. There will be a freewill donation meal, a silent auction and 50/50 drawing. The concert starts at 7 pm with admission at $10 for that.

    The Elvis Experience with Junior Talley starts at 4 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge. This is a fundraiser for Monica Moyle’s People to People Ambassadorship. There will be a freewill donation meal, a silent auction and 50/50 drawing. The concert starts at 7 pm with admission at $10 for that.

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    Euchre Tournament & Soup Supper

    Euchre Tournament & Soup Supper

    Euchre tournament and soup supper will be held at 5:30 pm in the Donnellson Community Room. The meal is by freewill donation with the euchre tournament starting at 7 pm with a $5 entry fee. It is sponsored by Everlasting Circle of Kings Daughters.

    Euchre tournament and soup supper will be held at 5:30 pm in the Donnellson Community Room. The meal is by freewill donation with the euchre tournament starting at 7 pm with a $5 entry fee. It is sponsored by Everlasting Circle of Kings Daughters.

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    Annie

    Annie

    New London High School vocal music department presents “Annie” at 7 pm in the school auditorium.

    New London High School vocal music department presents “Annie” at 7 pm in the school auditorium.

  • April 6, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    4-H Pancake Breakfast

    4-H Pancake Breakfast

    The Busy Workers and Lucky Clovers Pancake Breakfast is from 7 to 11 am at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. It is by freewill donation and everyone is welcome.

    The Busy Workers and Lucky Clovers Pancake Breakfast is from 7 to 11 am at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. It is by freewill donation and everyone is welcome.

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    Live Reptiles

    Live Reptiles

    Henry County Nature Center hosts a live reptiles program with ISU’s Rebecca Christoffel, a reptile expert. She will discuss snakes and turtles in Iowa including poisonous, endangered and why you can’t keep them as a pet. This is educational, for all ages and free to the general public. The program starts at 2 pm with doors opening at 1:45. It is sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors.

    Henry County Nature Center hosts a live reptiles program with ISU’s Rebecca Christoffel, a reptile expert. She will discuss snakes and turtles in Iowa including poisonous, endangered and why you can’t keep them as a pet. This is educational, for all ages and free to the general public. The program starts at 2 pm with doors opening at 1:45. It is sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors.

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    Pleasant Point Cemetery Meeting

    Pleasant Point Cemetery Meeting

    The annual meeting of the Pleasant Point Cemetery Association will be held at 1:30 pm at the Pleasant Point Church. All persons with family interred at the cemetery are encouraged to attend.

    The annual meeting of the Pleasant Point Cemetery Association will be held at 1:30 pm at the Pleasant Point Church. All persons with family interred at the cemetery are encouraged to attend.

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    Porky Pig Bingo

    Porky Pig Bingo

    Porky Pig Bingo will be held at St. Boniface Catholic Church of Farmington. Dinner will be served at 11:30 with bingo starting at 12:30. Play bingo and win prizes. There will be door and raffle prizes. Proceeds go to the Gerhard Leubers.

    Porky Pig Bingo will be held at St. Boniface Catholic Church of Farmington. Dinner will be served at 11:30 with bingo starting at 12:30. Play bingo and win prizes. There will be door and raffle prizes. Proceeds go to the Gerhard Leubers.

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    Father Daughter Dance

    Father Daughter Dance

    A Father Daughter Dance, hosted by the Danville Station with the theme of “When Fairytale Dreams Come True” will be held at the Danville School Multipurpose Room from 2 to 4 pm. Tickets are $15 per person and each girl has a chance to win an American Girl doll.

    A Father Daughter Dance, hosted by the Danville Station with the theme of “When Fairytale Dreams Come True” will be held at the Danville School Multipurpose Room from 2 to 4 pm. Tickets are $15 per person and each girl has a chance to win an American Girl doll.

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    IWC Choir Pre-Tour Concert

    IWC Choir Pre-Tour Concert

    The IWC Choir Pre-Tour Concert will be held at First United Methodist Church starting at 3 pm.

    The IWC Choir Pre-Tour Concert will be held at First United Methodist Church starting at 3 pm.

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    God's Portion Day

    God's Portion Day

    God’s Portion Day is at Burlington Notre Dame today. Breakfast starts at 8 am with a live auction at 10 am. There will be a silent auction, raffles, children’s activities, a marketplace and more.

    God’s Portion Day is at Burlington Notre Dame today. Breakfast starts at 8 am with a live auction at 10 am. There will be a silent auction, raffles, children’s activities, a marketplace and more.

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    Polishville Dance

    Polishville Dance

    Polishville Community Center of Bright has a dance tonight from 6 to 9 pm. Food sales start at 4:30.

    Polishville Community Center of Bright has a dance tonight from 6 to 9 pm. Food sales start at 4:30.

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    Annie

    Annie

    New London High School vocal music department presents “Annie” at 3 pm in the high school auditorium.

    New London High School vocal music department presents “Annie” at 3 pm in the high school auditorium.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

  • April 7, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Mt. Pleasant Public Library Dessert Gala

    Mt. Pleasant Public Library Dessert Gala

    The Mount Pleasant Public Library will host a Dessert Gala from 7:00 to 8:30pm in the Community Room above the library. Tickets are $5, and they may be purchased at the library or on the night of the event. There will be a large variety of dessert dishes for adults in the Community Room, and childcare will be provided in the library. The Children’s Department will show Disney’s ‘Frozen.’

    The Mount Pleasant Public Library will host a Dessert Gala from 7:00 to 8:30pm in the Community Room above the library. Tickets are $5, and they may be purchased at the library or on the night of the event. There will be a large variety of dessert dishes for adults in the Community Room, and childcare will be provided in the library. The Children’s Department will show Disney’s ‘Frozen.’

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    Pioneer Cemetery Commission Meeting

    Pioneer Cemetery Commission Meeting

    The Henry County Pioneer Cemetery Commission will meet on at 1PM in the Room on the Second Floor(The Old Clerk of Court Room)in The Henry County Court House. Anyone interested in Pioneer Cemeteries is welcome to attend. Stan Hill, 319-219-9027

    The Henry County Pioneer Cemetery Commission will meet on at 1PM in the Room on the Second Floor(The Old Clerk of Court Room)in The Henry County Court House. Anyone interested in Pioneer Cemeteries is welcome to attend. Stan Hill, 319-219-9027

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    HC Blood Drive

    HC Blood Drive

    A Henry County Community Blood Drive is from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the E3 Center Gym.

    A Henry County Community Blood Drive is from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the E3 Center Gym.

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    Hearth & Home Blood Drive

    Hearth & Home Blood Drive

    Hearth and Home Technologies host a Blood Drive from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm in the Training Center. For an appointment, call Carrie Wymore at 986-4592.

    Hearth and Home Technologies host a Blood Drive from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm in the Training Center. For an appointment, call Carrie Wymore at 986-4592.

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    TTT McDonald's Fundraiser

    TTT McDonald's Fundraiser

    The Mt. Union Tri-T will be at McDonald’s from 5 to 8 pm for a fundraiser. There will be tip jars as the ladies bus tables and they will receive a portion of sales for inside purchases. Monies raised help send 4th grade girls to camp.

    The Mt. Union Tri-T will be at McDonald’s from 5 to 8 pm for a fundraiser. There will be tip jars as the ladies bus tables and they will receive a portion of sales for inside purchases. Monies raised help send 4th grade girls to camp.

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    Fairfield Arts & Conventions Center to Honor Volunteers

    Fairfield Arts & Conventions Center to Honor Volunteers

    The Fairfield Arts and Convention Center is hosting a Sundae Social at 6 p.m. in honor of National Volunteer Week. All individuals that have previously or currently volunteering with the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center are invited to attend and encouraged to make reservations and bring their families and close friends.

    The Fairfield Arts and Convention Center is hosting a Sundae Social at 6 p.m. in honor of National Volunteer Week. All individuals that have previously or currently volunteering with the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center are invited to attend and encouraged to make reservations and bring their families and close friends.

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    Iris Street Closure

    Iris Street Closure

    North Iris Street reconstruction starts today. Iris from Mapleleaf Drive to Winfield Avenue will be closed for approximately 30 days, weather permitting.

    North Iris Street reconstruction starts today. Iris from Mapleleaf Drive to Winfield Avenue will be closed for approximately 30 days, weather permitting.

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    AMP Party

    AMP Party

    AMP, the Chamber’s Young Professionals Group, will be hosting an NCAA Championship Party at Press Box Bar and Grill. It runs from 6 to 10 pm.

    AMP, the Chamber’s Young Professionals Group, will be hosting an NCAA Championship Party at Press Box Bar and Grill. It runs from 6 to 10 pm.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    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

    Alanon

    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.

  • April 8, 2014

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    MP Moose Lodge Bingo

    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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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Houghton Blood Drive

    Houghton Blood Drive

    A St. Paul/Houghton Blood Drive runs from 3 to 6:30 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. For an appointment, call Kaye Conrad at 469-6411.

    A St. Paul/Houghton Blood Drive runs from 3 to 6:30 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. For an appointment, call Kaye Conrad at 469-6411.

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    Christian School Blood Drive

    Christian School Blood Drive

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

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

    TOPS #212...

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

    TOPS #212...

    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

    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.

  • April 9, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Sunnybrook RFL BBQ Lunch

    Sunnybrook RFL BBQ Lunch

    Sunnybrook Relay for Life Team hosts a bbq lunch from 11:30 to 12:30. They will be serving bbq chicken, baked beans, potato salad and a drink. Cost is $5 for dine-in or carryout, $7 for delivery in the Mt. Pleasant area.

    Sunnybrook Relay for Life Team hosts a bbq lunch from 11:30 to 12:30. They will be serving bbq chicken, baked beans, potato salad and a drink. Cost is $5 for dine-in or carryout, $7 for delivery in the Mt. Pleasant area.

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    Middle School Blood Drive

    Middle School Blood Drive

    Mt. Pleasant Middle Schools hosts a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm at the Cafeteria. For an appointment, call Jacque Lake at 385-7730.

    Mt. Pleasant Middle Schools hosts a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm at the Cafeteria. For an appointment, call Jacque Lake at 385-7730.

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    Delta Kappa Gamma meeting

    Delta Kappa Gamma meeting

    Delta Kappa Gamma is scheduled to meet at 5 p.m. at the West Dining Room Sodexho. Jean Thomson is our speaker and will be speaking on school gardens and gardening projects and to include some things that have been done locally.

    Delta Kappa Gamma is scheduled to meet at 5 p.m. at the West Dining Room Sodexho. Jean Thomson is our speaker and will be speaking on school gardens and gardening projects and to include some things that have been done locally.

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    WisdomQuest Pizza Ranch Night

    WisdomQuest Pizza Ranch Night

    Wisdom Quest Education Center is having a fundraiser at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will be bussing tables for tips and will also receive a portion of sales from the evening. Proceeds will help purchase supplies.

    Wisdom Quest Education Center is having a fundraiser at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will be bussing tables for tips and will also receive a portion of sales from the evening. Proceeds will help purchase supplies.

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    CPR Class

    CPR Class

    HCHC offers free CPR training at the Salem Friends Fellowship at 6 pm. The class will teach adult, child and infant CPR. To register or for more information, call Danny Eversmeyer at 385-6557.

    HCHC offers free CPR training at the Salem Friends Fellowship at 6 pm. The class will teach adult, child and infant CPR. To register or for more information, call Danny Eversmeyer at 385-6557.

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • April 10, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Veyance Blood Drive

    Veyance Blood Drive

    Veyance Tech holds a blood drive from 2 to 4:30 pm at the cafeteria. For an appointment, call Joe Alliman at 385-6902.

    Veyance Tech holds a blood drive from 2 to 4:30 pm at the cafeteria. For an appointment, call Joe Alliman at 385-6902.

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    SCC Spring History Class

    SCC Spring History Class

    SCC’s Spring History Classes start tonight with “History of the Fort Madison and Northwestern Railroad.” It runs from 6 to 8 pm at the SCC Mt. Pleasant campus. Cost is $15 and it will be taught by Phil Borleske. To pre-register call 208-5375.

    SCC’s Spring History Classes start tonight with “History of the Fort Madison and Northwestern Railroad.” It runs from 6 to 8 pm at the SCC Mt. Pleasant campus. Cost is $15 and it will be taught by Phil Borleske. To pre-register call 208-5375.

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    IWC Forum on Homelessness

    IWC Forum on Homelessness

    The students of Iowa Wesleyan College's 'Habilitating the Homeless' Service-Learning project will deliver a presentation focusing on the state of homelessness in Iowa at 11 a.m. The program will be held in the Iowa Wesleyan College Science Hall auditorium. It is free and open to the public.
    The program will precede a paper products drive for the Burlington Area Homeless Shelter. The public is invited to bring donations of paper plates, cups, napkins, cutlery, toilet paper and paper towels.

    The students of Iowa Wesleyan College's 'Habilitating the Homeless' Service-Learning project will deliver a presentation focusing on the state of homelessness in Iowa at 11 a.m. The program will be held in the Iowa Wesleyan College Science Hall auditorium. It is free and open to the public.
    The program will precede a paper products drive for the Burlington Area Homeless Shelter. The public is invited to bring donations of paper plates, cups, napkins, cutlery, toilet paper and paper towels.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

  • April 11, 2014

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Knights Fish Fry to Support HTC Athletics

    Knights Fish Fry to Support HTC Athletics

    HTC Athletic Board Fish Fry at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall 5:00 to 8:30 PM. Serving Catfish Fillets, Jumbo Shrimp and French Fries (includes 2 sides) $9.00 (adults) or $5.00 (children).Baseball tickets will be available for the St. Louis Cardinals vs. Philadelphia Phillies and HTC vs. Notre Dame Game at Busch Stadium on June 22. Phone in orders welcome (319) 469-2641 **All Proceeds from Fish Fry will go to the athletic program**

    HTC Athletic Board Fish Fry at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall 5:00 to 8:30 PM. Serving Catfish Fillets, Jumbo Shrimp and French Fries (includes 2 sides) $9.00 (adults) or $5.00 (children).Baseball tickets will be available for the St. Louis Cardinals vs. Philadelphia Phillies and HTC vs. Notre Dame Game at Busch Stadium on June 22. Phone in orders welcome (319) 469-2641 **All Proceeds from Fish Fry will go to the athletic program**

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    Church Basement Ladies Performance

    Church Basement Ladies Performance

    A Mighty Fortress in Our Basement in the Church Basement Ladies Series will be performed at 7:30 pm at the Burlington Memorial Auditorium. Tickets can be purchased by calling 800-745-3000.

    A Mighty Fortress in Our Basement in the Church Basement Ladies Series will be performed at 7:30 pm at the Burlington Memorial Auditorium. Tickets can be purchased by calling 800-745-3000.

    College Conversations Over Coffee

    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.

  • April 12, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Annual Easter Egg Hunt

    Annual Easter Egg Hunt

    The annual Easter Eggstravaganza will be held on the Iowa Wesleyan College Lawn 2:00 PM instead of in Central Park. All children are invited to participate.

    The annual Easter Eggstravaganza will be held on the Iowa Wesleyan College Lawn 2:00 PM instead of in Central Park. All children are invited to participate.

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    Bonaparte Easter Pictures

    Bonaparte Easter Pictures

    Bonaparte’s annual Easter Pictures will be from 9 am to 5 pm at 614 First Street. The Bonaparte Independence Day Committee hosts a photographer. Kids pictures can be taken with live bunnies or chicks. Appointments and walk-ins are welcome. For an appointment, call 641-451-5294. There will also be vendors at the Bonaparte Opera House.

    Bonaparte’s annual Easter Pictures will be from 9 am to 5 pm at 614 First Street. The Bonaparte Independence Day Committee hosts a photographer. Kids pictures can be taken with live bunnies or chicks. Appointments and walk-ins are welcome. For an appointment, call 641-451-5294. There will also be vendors at the Bonaparte Opera House.

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    Team Dillyn Semi-Formal Dance

    Team Dillyn Semi-Formal Dance

    Team Dillyn 4th annual semi-formal dance will be held at the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge from 7 to 10 pm. It’s a “Neon Night-light the path of hope.” All kids grades 6 and up are welcome. There is a $5 cover charge. Items such as glow sticks, drinks, shirts, stickers and more are available for purchase. Broeker Photography will be taking pictures.

    Team Dillyn 4th annual semi-formal dance will be held at the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge from 7 to 10 pm. It’s a “Neon Night-light the path of hope.” All kids grades 6 and up are welcome. There is a $5 cover charge. Items such as glow sticks, drinks, shirts, stickers and more are available for purchase. Broeker Photography will be taking pictures.

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    Mepo Egg Hunt

    Mepo Egg Hunt

    The Mediapolis Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 10 am at Cartwright Park. The Easter Bunny will be on hand and Girl Scouts will be there to assist hunters.

    The Mediapolis Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 10 am at Cartwright Park. The Easter Bunny will be on hand and Girl Scouts will be there to assist hunters.

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    NL Memorial Park Dedication

    NL Memorial Park Dedication

    The New London Veteran Memorial Park dedication starts at 12:30 pm. The memorial is on the corner of Main and Pine Streets across from the city park. Food will be provided by the Fire Department. The Iowa Army National Guard band performs after the ceremony. Bring a chair. In case of rain, the dedication will be held at the Linkin Center.

    The New London Veteran Memorial Park dedication starts at 12:30 pm. The memorial is on the corner of Main and Pine Streets across from the city park. Food will be provided by the Fire Department. The Iowa Army National Guard band performs after the ceremony. Bring a chair. In case of rain, the dedication will be held at the Linkin Center.

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    Dessert Theater

    Dessert Theater

    Dessert Theater starts at 7 pm in the High School Gym. Tickets are available at Brown’s Shoe Fit.

    Dessert Theater starts at 7 pm in the High School Gym. Tickets are available at Brown’s Shoe Fit.

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    Rec Center Spring Fling

    Rec Center Spring Fling

    Rec Center’s Spring Fling starts at 6 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Golf and Country Club. The public is invited to celebrate spring. Enjoy free appetizers and win prizes. There will be both a silent and live auction. The auction benefits the annual Giving Campaign.

    Rec Center’s Spring Fling starts at 6 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Golf and Country Club. The public is invited to celebrate spring. Enjoy free appetizers and win prizes. There will be both a silent and live auction. The auction benefits the annual Giving Campaign.

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    Bake & Garage Sale

    Bake & Garage Sale

    Relay Team No One Walks Alone hosts a bake sale and garage sale at the First Baptist Church basement from 7:30 am to 2 pm. All proceeds go to Relay for Life.

    Relay Team No One Walks Alone hosts a bake sale and garage sale at the First Baptist Church basement from 7:30 am to 2 pm. All proceeds go to Relay for Life.

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    NL Easter Egg Hunt

    NL Easter Egg Hunt

    New London Community Easter Egg Hunt is at 10:30 am at the New London Nursing and Rehab Center on the side yard. There will be three age groups and it is open to babies through 10 year old.

    New London Community Easter Egg Hunt is at 10:30 am at the New London Nursing and Rehab Center on the side yard. There will be three age groups and it is open to babies through 10 year old.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    NL VFW Dinner

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

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

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    Beaster Bunny 5K

    Beaster Bunny 5K

    Beaster Bunny 5K will be held today. There will be kids races, then an Easter egg hunt starting at 8 am. The 5K run/walk is at 8:30 at Burlington Regional Rec Plex. This is a fundraiser for the Youth Team Beast.

    Beaster Bunny 5K will be held today. There will be kids races, then an Easter egg hunt starting at 8 am. The 5K run/walk is at 8:30 at Burlington Regional Rec Plex. This is a fundraiser for the Youth Team Beast.

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    Easter Antler Hunt

    Easter Antler Hunt

    Easter Antler Hunt is from 9 to 11 am at Virginia Grove Recreation Area of Morning Sun. Cost is $3. To register call 523-8381.

    Easter Antler Hunt is from 9 to 11 am at Virginia Grove Recreation Area of Morning Sun. Cost is $3. To register call 523-8381.

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    Music Under the Watertower

    Music Under the Watertower

    Music Under the Water Tower tonight features the April Verch Band at the American Legion Hall in Donnellson starting at 8 pm.

    Music Under the Water Tower tonight features the April Verch Band at the American Legion Hall in Donnellson starting at 8 pm.

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    Mystery Dinner Theater

    Mystery Dinner Theater

    The mystery dinner theater “Wedding Song” will be performed at the Harmony High School at 5 pm. Cost is $25 and the Bonaparte Public Library is taking reservations. To make yours, call 592-3677.

    The mystery dinner theater “Wedding Song” will be performed at the Harmony High School at 5 pm. Cost is $25 and the Bonaparte Public Library is taking reservations. To make yours, call 592-3677.

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    Vince Gotera Reading

    Vince Gotera Reading

    Award-winning author Vince Gotera will be at the Little Theater Room of the SCC West Burlington campus. It is part of National Poetry Month Visiting Writers Series.

    Award-winning author Vince Gotera will be at the Little Theater Room of the SCC West Burlington campus. It is part of National Poetry Month Visiting Writers Series.

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    Team Tammy Benefit

    Team Tammy Benefit

    A Team Tammy Benefit will start at the Press Box at 11 am. A benefit auction starts at 12 noon. This is in support of Tammy Shroyer who is battling cancer.

    A Team Tammy Benefit will start at the Press Box at 11 am. A benefit auction starts at 12 noon. This is in support of Tammy Shroyer who is battling cancer.

  • April 13, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Easter Cantata

    Easter Cantata

    The Winfield Community Choir presents the Easter Cantata “He Lives.” It will start at 3 pm at the Winfield United Methodist Church. This is directed by Amy Lou Garlock with accompanist Mary Kilpatrick. Everyone is welcome.

    The Winfield Community Choir presents the Easter Cantata “He Lives.” It will start at 3 pm at the Winfield United Methodist Church. This is directed by Amy Lou Garlock with accompanist Mary Kilpatrick. Everyone is welcome.

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    Dessert Theater

    Dessert Theater

    Dessert Theater starts at 2 pm at the High School Gym. Tickets are available at Brown’s Shoe Fit.

    Dessert Theater starts at 2 pm at the High School Gym. Tickets are available at Brown’s Shoe Fit.

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    IWC Senior Art Exhibit Reception

    IWC Senior Art Exhibit Reception

    The IWC Senior Art Exhibit Reception will be held at 2 pm at the P.E.O. Art Gallery.

    The IWC Senior Art Exhibit Reception will be held at 2 pm at the P.E.O. Art Gallery.

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    Bottle & Can Drive

    Bottle & Can Drive

    A Bottle and Can Drive will be held from 4 to 6 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Can and Bottle Redemption Center. Cub Scouts Pack 103 will be colleting redeemable cans and bottles and cans like glass, plastic and aluminum. There will also be information about joining the pack. You can drop off these items then or during normal business hours and mention the Cub Scouts pack. Funds support the pack and send them to camp

    A Bottle and Can Drive will be held from 4 to 6 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Can and Bottle Redemption Center. Cub Scouts Pack 103 will be colleting redeemable cans and bottles and cans like glass, plastic and aluminum. There will also be information about joining the pack. You can drop off these items then or during normal business hours and mention the Cub Scouts pack. Funds support the pack and send them to camp

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    FM Easter Egg Hunt

    FM Easter Egg Hunt

    Parish Partner Churches host an Easter egg hunt at 12:30 at Central Park of Fort Madison.

    Parish Partner Churches host an Easter egg hunt at 12:30 at Central Park of Fort Madison.

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    Palm Sunday Breakfast

    Palm Sunday Breakfast

    Finley Chapel United Methodist Church holds their annual Palm Sunday Breakfast from 7:30 to 9 am at the church. They will serve sausage, eggs, hashbrowns, breakfast breads and beverages at a freewill donation. Everyone is welcome.

    Finley Chapel United Methodist Church holds their annual Palm Sunday Breakfast from 7:30 to 9 am at the church. They will serve sausage, eggs, hashbrowns, breakfast breads and beverages at a freewill donation. Everyone is welcome.

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    NL Ice Cream Social

    NL Ice Cream Social

    An Ice Cream Social will be held in New London City Park from 1 to 3 pm. It is sponsored by the Ethiopian Mission Trip. A freewill offering will be taken.

    An Ice Cream Social will be held in New London City Park from 1 to 3 pm. It is sponsored by the Ethiopian Mission Trip. A freewill offering will be taken.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

  • April 14, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Harlan Spring Concert

    Harlan Spring Concert

    The Harlan K-2nd Spring Concert starts at 6:30 pm at the High School Gym.

    The Harlan K-2nd Spring Concert starts at 6:30 pm at the High School Gym.

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    Harlan Spring Concert

    Harlan Spring Concert

    The Harlan 3-5 Spring Concert starts at 7:30 pm at the High School Gym.

    The Harlan 3-5 Spring Concert starts at 7:30 pm at the High School Gym.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    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

    Alanon

    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.

  • April 15, 2014

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    NAMI Meetings

    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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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Lincoln Spring Concert

    Lincoln Spring Concert

    The Lincoln K-2nd Spring Concert starts at 6:30 pm at the High School Gym. The 3rd-5th Spring Concert starts at 7:30.

    The Lincoln K-2nd Spring Concert starts at 6:30 pm at the High School Gym. The 3rd-5th Spring Concert starts at 7:30.

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    Soil and Water Conservation District Commissioner's to Meet

    Soil and Water Conservation District Commissioner's to Meet

    The Henry County Soil & Water Conservation District

    Commissioner’s regular monthly meeting has been scheduled

    at 3:30 p.m. at the District office

    located at 709 S. Iris St., Mt. Pleasant. These meetings are open to the public, if special
    accommodations are needed; please call the office at 385-2824 ext 3.

    The Henry County Soil & Water Conservation District

    Commissioner’s regular monthly meeting has been scheduled

    at 3:30 p.m. at the District office

    located at 709 S. Iris St., Mt. Pleasant. These meetings are open to the public, if special
    accommodations are needed; please call the office at 385-2824 ext 3.

    IWC Instrumental Ensembles Concert Features Local Students

    IWC Instrumental Ensembles Concert Features Local Students

    Iowa Wesleyan College instrumental groups will present a spring concert at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel Auditorium. The concert will feature the Chamber Band, Percussion Ensemble and Jazz Big Band.
    The groups are under the direction of Dr. David Johnson.
    The concert is free and open to the public.

    Iowa Wesleyan College instrumental groups will present a spring concert at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel Auditorium. The concert will feature the Chamber Band, Percussion Ensemble and Jazz Big Band.
    The groups are under the direction of Dr. David Johnson.
    The concert is free and open to the public.

    TOPS #212...

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

    TOPS #212...

    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

    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.

  • April 16, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Loebsack Rep in the Area

    Loebsack Rep in the Area

    Congressman Dave Loebsack’s representative Jared Hersberger will meet with citizens at the Washington Chamber of Commerce ,205 West Main Street from10:00 AM – 12:00 PM and at Mount Pleasant City Hall from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

    Congressman Dave Loebsack’s representative Jared Hersberger will meet with citizens at the Washington Chamber of Commerce ,205 West Main Street from10:00 AM – 12:00 PM and at Mount Pleasant City Hall from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

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    Van Buren Co. Trails Meeting

    Van Buren Co. Trails Meeting

    The 12th annual meeting of the Van Buren County Trails Association starts at 6 pm at the Cantril Township Hall. A meal starts the night and there will be reports given. For more information call Carol at 293-7162.

    The 12th annual meeting of the Van Buren County Trails Association starts at 6 pm at the Cantril Township Hall. A meal starts the night and there will be reports given. For more information call Carol at 293-7162.

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • April 17, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Chance to Meet with Congressman's Rep

    Chance to Meet with Congressman's Rep

    Congressman Dave Loebsack’s rep Jared Hershberger will be at the Columbus Junction City Hall ,232 2nd Street, from 2-3 pm.

    Congressman Dave Loebsack’s rep Jared Hershberger will be at the Columbus Junction City Hall ,232 2nd Street, from 2-3 pm.

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    Changing Behaviors to Prevent Falls

    Changing Behaviors to Prevent Falls

    Henry County Health Center and the Mt. Pleasant Rec Center are offering a free community program at 9:15 a.m. at the Rec Center. Dan Berner, Lifeline Coordinator at Henry County Health Center, will present a program about “Changing Behaviors to Prevent Falls” and the benefits of Lifeline’s new Medical Alert Service Option to Falls Safety. The public is invited to attend the presentation; you need not be a Rec Center member to attend.

    Henry County Health Center and the Mt. Pleasant Rec Center are offering a free community program at 9:15 a.m. at the Rec Center. Dan Berner, Lifeline Coordinator at Henry County Health Center, will present a program about “Changing Behaviors to Prevent Falls” and the benefits of Lifeline’s new Medical Alert Service Option to Falls Safety. The public is invited to attend the presentation; you need not be a Rec Center member to attend.

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    Tenebrae Service

    Tenebrae Service

    Trenton United Methodist Church’s Tenebrae Service is at 7 pm. A meal will be served. An offering will be taken for mission work through the One Great Hour of Sharing offering. All are welcome.

    Trenton United Methodist Church’s Tenebrae Service is at 7 pm. A meal will be served. An offering will be taken for mission work through the One Great Hour of Sharing offering. All are welcome.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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

    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.

  • April 18, 2014

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Bonaparte Fish Fry

    Bonaparte Fish Fry

    Bonaparte Community Volunteer Fire Department host a Fish Fry from 5 to 8 pm at the Bonaparte Fire Station. On the menu: catfish, potato salad, baked beans and a drink, by freewill donation.

    Bonaparte Community Volunteer Fire Department host a Fish Fry from 5 to 8 pm at the Bonaparte Fire Station. On the menu: catfish, potato salad, baked beans and a drink, by freewill donation.

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    Donnellson United Methodist Church Bake Sale

    Donnellson United Methodist Church Bake Sale

    8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. (noon on Good Friday)
    Donnellson United Methodist Church Bake Sale
    In the Donnellson, Iowa Pilot Grove Community Room
    506 N. Main, Donnellson, Iowa.
    Assorted homemade baked items will be available for purchase.

    8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. (noon on Good Friday)
    Donnellson United Methodist Church Bake Sale
    In the Donnellson, Iowa Pilot Grove Community Room
    506 N. Main, Donnellson, Iowa.
    Assorted homemade baked items will be available for purchase.

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    Way of the Cross

    Way of the Cross

    The Way of the Cross starts at noon today at St. Alphonsus. George LaMore gives a historical interpretation of this procession, the Stations of the Cross and concluding at the First United Methodist

    The Way of the Cross starts at noon today at St. Alphonsus. George LaMore gives a historical interpretation of this procession, the Stations of the Cross and concluding at the First United Methodist

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    Green Mound Pancake & Sausage Supper

    Green Mound Pancake & Sausage Supper

    Green Mound Church’s annual pancake and sausage supper is from 5 to 7 pm. The meal is by freewill offering. The church is west of Trenton.

    Green Mound Church’s annual pancake and sausage supper is from 5 to 7 pm. The meal is by freewill offering. The church is west of Trenton.

  • April 19, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Eggztravaganza Hunt

    Eggztravaganza Hunt

    An Eggztravaganza Hunt with over 10,000 eggs will be held at Crossview Fellowship Church. It is all ages up to 11. Registration opens at 8:30 with the hunt starting at 9. There will be prizes, candy and family fun.

    An Eggztravaganza Hunt with over 10,000 eggs will be held at Crossview Fellowship Church. It is all ages up to 11. Registration opens at 8:30 with the hunt starting at 9. There will be prizes, candy and family fun.

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    Harmony Pancake Breakfast

    Harmony Pancake Breakfast

    Harmony Cheerleaders Pancake Breakfast is from 8 to 11 am at the Farmington Community Center by freewill donation. There will be door prizes.

    Harmony Cheerleaders Pancake Breakfast is from 8 to 11 am at the Farmington Community Center by freewill donation. There will be door prizes.

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    Pancakes & More Breakfast

    Pancakes & More Breakfast

    Washington County 4-H hosts a pancakes and more breakfast fundraiser at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Breakfast is from 7 to 10:30 am and includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage and a drink. Freewill donations will be accepted. This event is in conjunction with the Cattle Show sponsored by 4-H. Proceeds go towards enrollment fees.

    Washington County 4-H hosts a pancakes and more breakfast fundraiser at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Breakfast is from 7 to 10:30 am and includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage and a drink. Freewill donations will be accepted. This event is in conjunction with the Cattle Show sponsored by 4-H. Proceeds go towards enrollment fees.

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    Wayland Easter Egg Hunt

    Wayland Easter Egg Hunt

    Wayland Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt is at 1 pm at West Park and Parkview Home East Lawn. There will be age groups.

    Wayland Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt is at 1 pm at West Park and Parkview Home East Lawn. There will be age groups.

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    Winfield Easter Egg Hunt

    Winfield Easter Egg Hunt

    The Winfield Easter Egg Hunt will be held at Sunrise Terrace Care Center. At 2 pm it is for preschool and under in the front yard, at 2:15 its kindergarten and first grade students indoors and at 2:30 it’s for second and third grade students in the back yard.

    The Winfield Easter Egg Hunt will be held at Sunrise Terrace Care Center. At 2 pm it is for preschool and under in the front yard, at 2:15 its kindergarten and first grade students indoors and at 2:30 it’s for second and third grade students in the back yard.

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    MP Fire Breakfast

    MP Fire Breakfast

    Mt. Pleasant Fire and Rescue has their annual pancake breakfast from 6 to 10 am at the fire station. Pancakes, sausage and beverages are all available by freewill donation. A portion of the proceeds go to the Women’s Auxiliary at HCHC.

    Mt. Pleasant Fire and Rescue has their annual pancake breakfast from 6 to 10 am at the fire station. Pancakes, sausage and beverages are all available by freewill donation. A portion of the proceeds go to the Women’s Auxiliary at HCHC.

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    RFL Easter Bake Sale

    RFL Easter Bake Sale

    Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone will hold an Easter Bake Sale from 8 am to 2 pm at Kramer’s Gas in Salem. There will be baked goodies and Easter gifts. Proceeds support the American Cancer Society.

    Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone will hold an Easter Bake Sale from 8 am to 2 pm at Kramer’s Gas in Salem. There will be baked goodies and Easter gifts. Proceeds support the American Cancer Society.

    Singles Dance

    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.

  • April 20, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Murder Mystery Dinner

    Murder Mystery Dinner

    This is the last day to reserve tickets for Creative Outlet’s interactive murder mystery dinner theater “Murder at Badspy Manor.” Cost is $35 and includes a four-course meal. The event will be held Saturday, April 26th at 5:30 pm at Keo’s. Tickets are available at Keo’s or at creativeoutletiowa.com.

    This is the last day to reserve tickets for Creative Outlet’s interactive murder mystery dinner theater “Murder at Badspy Manor.” Cost is $35 and includes a four-course meal. The event will be held Saturday, April 26th at 5:30 pm at Keo’s. Tickets are available at Keo’s or at creativeoutletiowa.com.

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    Free Easter Breakfast

    Free Easter Breakfast

    Trenton United Methodist Church has their Easter service at 7 am. Immediately following will be the annual free Easter breakfast in the Sunrise Room. All are welcome.

    Trenton United Methodist Church has their Easter service at 7 am. Immediately following will be the annual free Easter breakfast in the Sunrise Room. All are welcome.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

  • April 21, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Spring Cleanup

    Spring Cleanup

    Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

    Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    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

    Alanon

    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.

  • April 22, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Salem Spring Concert

    Salem Spring Concert

    The Salem Spring Concert starts at 7 pm in Van Allen Elementary.

    The Salem Spring Concert starts at 7 pm in Van Allen Elementary.

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    IWC Spring Student Showcase

    IWC Spring Student Showcase

    The IWC Spring Student Showcase starts at 11 am at the Social Hall.

    The IWC Spring Student Showcase starts at 11 am at the Social Hall.

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    Spring Cleanup

    Spring Cleanup

    Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

    Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

    MP Library Book Club

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

    MP Library Book Club

    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 #212...

    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

    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.

  • April 23, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Odd Rod, Slam Poet

    Odd Rod, Slam Poet

    Odd Rod, a slam poet, performs at 7 pm at the IWC Chapel.

    Odd Rod, a slam poet, performs at 7 pm at the IWC Chapel.

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    WisdomQuest Blood Drive

    WisdomQuest Blood Drive

    WisdomQuest Education Center Blood Drive runs from noon to 5 pm on the donor bus in the parking lot. For an appointment, call Deborah Vroom at 385-7709.

    WisdomQuest Education Center Blood Drive runs from noon to 5 pm on the donor bus in the parking lot. For an appointment, call Deborah Vroom at 385-7709.

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    Spring Cleanup

    Spring Cleanup

    Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

    Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

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    Healthy Lifestyles Conference

    Healthy Lifestyles Conference

    A Healthy Lifestyles Conference will be held from 8 am to 4:30 pm at the Comfort Suites of Burlington. There are two featured speakers and breakout sessions. For information or to register contact Christine at 753-0193.

    A Healthy Lifestyles Conference will be held from 8 am to 4:30 pm at the Comfort Suites of Burlington. There are two featured speakers and breakout sessions. For information or to register contact Christine at 753-0193.

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • April 24, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Spring Cleanup

    Spring Cleanup

    Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

    Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

  • April 25, 2014

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

  • April 26, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Lasagna Supper

    Lasagna Supper

    A Lasagna Supper will be served at the Wayland Community Center from 5 to 8 pm. It includes lasagna, garlic bread, green beans and a dessert by freewill donation. Proceeds help cover expenses for Ben Creamer’s lung transplant. There will be a basket silent auction.

    A Lasagna Supper will be served at the Wayland Community Center from 5 to 8 pm. It includes lasagna, garlic bread, green beans and a dessert by freewill donation. Proceeds help cover expenses for Ben Creamer’s lung transplant. There will be a basket silent auction.

  • April 27, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Simple Acts Concert

    Simple Acts Concert

    Simple Acts Concert is at 4 pm at St. Paul United Church of Christ in Donnellson. Local churches and area talent will perform and light snacks will follow the concert. All proceeds go to the Embury United Methodist Church Backpack Ministry, which supplies backpacks and food to Central Lee students. A freewill offering will be taken and canned goods will be accepted for area food pantries.

    Simple Acts Concert is at 4 pm at St. Paul United Church of Christ in Donnellson. Local churches and area talent will perform and light snacks will follow the concert. All proceeds go to the Embury United Methodist Church Backpack Ministry, which supplies backpacks and food to Central Lee students. A freewill offering will be taken and canned goods will be accepted for area food pantries.

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    Winfield Historical Soceity Event

    Winfield Historical Soceity Event

    Winfield Historical Society holds a spring learning event at 2 pm today at the Community Center. Speakers are Jan Walter discussing a collection of floral frogs and Mary Kongable discussing combining annuals and perennials. Coffee and cookies will be provided.

    Winfield Historical Society holds a spring learning event at 2 pm today at the Community Center. Speakers are Jan Walter discussing a collection of floral frogs and Mary Kongable discussing combining annuals and perennials. Coffee and cookies will be provided.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

  • April 28, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Unexpected Surfer Boys

    Unexpected Surfer Boys

    The Unexpected Surfer Boys perform at Mediapolis Community Auditorium. Showtime is 7 pm.

    The Unexpected Surfer Boys perform at Mediapolis Community Auditorium. Showtime is 7 pm.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    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

    Alanon

    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.

  • April 29, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    TOPS #212...

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

    TOPS #212...

    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

    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.

  • April 30, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    SCC Spring History Class

    SCC Spring History Class

    SCC’s Spring History Classes continue tonight with “African Americans in Henry County.” It runs from 6 to 8 pm at the SCC Mt. Pleasant campus. Cost is $15 and it will be taught by Pat White and Betty Mullen. To pre-register call 208-5375.

    SCC’s Spring History Classes continue tonight with “African Americans in Henry County.” It runs from 6 to 8 pm at the SCC Mt. Pleasant campus. Cost is $15 and it will be taught by Pat White and Betty Mullen. To pre-register call 208-5375.

    Immunization Clinics

    Health Department
    407 West White Street
    Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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