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Events in October 2014

  • October 1, 2014

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    Alive After Five

    Mt. Pleasant Chamber’s Alive After Five will be held at HyVee tonight from 5 to 7 pm. Members and guests are invited to come for the networking event and enjoy food, drinks and giveaways.

    Mt. Pleasant Chamber’s Alive After Five will be held at HyVee tonight from 5 to 7 pm. Members and guests are invited to come for the networking event and enjoy food, drinks and giveaways.

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    H2O Night

    Help To Others, H2O, will be having a community night at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will receive a portion of the proceeds from the night and will be bussing tables for tips.

    Help To Others, H2O, will be having a community night at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will receive a portion of the proceeds from the night and will be bussing tables for tips.

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    Middle School Blood Drive

    Mt. Pleasant Middle School has a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm in the cafeteria. For an appointment, call Jacque Lake at 385-7730.

    Mt. Pleasant Middle School has a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm in the cafeteria. For an appointment, call Jacque Lake at 385-7730.

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    MP Farmers Market

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

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

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • October 2, 2014

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    Bluebird Midwest Reunion

    Bluebird Midwest Reunion is tonight from 6 to 8 pm at Mi Pueblo Real.

    Bluebird Midwest Reunion is tonight from 6 to 8 pm at Mi Pueblo Real.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • October 3, 2014

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    Basketball Camp Deadline

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Panther Basketball Camp. It will be held October 6th through the 9th from 6 to 7 pm at Cottrell Gym. This camp is for 3rd through 6th graders and will teach fundamentals by MPHS varsity head coach Paul Rundquist. For more information, call 385-1475.

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Panther Basketball Camp. It will be held October 6th through the 9th from 6 to 7 pm at Cottrell Gym. This camp is for 3rd through 6th graders and will teach fundamentals by MPHS varsity head coach Paul Rundquist. For more information, call 385-1475.

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    First Fridays Art Walk

    First Fridays Art Walk is from 6 to 10:30 pm around the Fairfield city square. It is Oktoberfest: a celebration of German culture and community. There will be carriage rides, a quilt, dog races and several bands performing. There will also be kids activities.

    First Fridays Art Walk is from 6 to 10:30 pm around the Fairfield city square. It is Oktoberfest: a celebration of German culture and community. There will be carriage rides, a quilt, dog races and several bands performing. There will also be kids activities.

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    Harmony Tailgate Party

    Harmony Homecoming Tailgate Party is today from 11 am to 5:30 pm on the State Central Bank Lawn. For $3, purchase a brat, hot dog or chili dog, a bag of chips and a soda. Proceeds benefit the Harmony School Athletic Fund.

    Harmony Homecoming Tailgate Party is today from 11 am to 5:30 pm on the State Central Bank Lawn. For $3, purchase a brat, hot dog or chili dog, a bag of chips and a soda. Proceeds benefit the Harmony School Athletic Fund.

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    Mepo No School

    Mediapolis Schools are not in session today.

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    Park & Rec Basketball Camp

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Panther Basketball Camp. It will be held from October 6th through the 9th from 6 to 7 pm in Cottrell Gym. Participants will learn the fundamentals from high school varsity coach Paul Rundquist. To register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Panther Basketball Camp. It will be held from October 6th through the 9th from 6 to 7 pm in Cottrell Gym. Participants will learn the fundamentals from high school varsity coach Paul Rundquist. To register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

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    Park & Rec Cheerleading Camp

    This is also the last day to register for Park and Rec’s Cheerleading Camp. Its runs for four weeks starting October 14th in Cottrell Gym. There are two age groups. Participants will perform on October 24th. To register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

    This is also the last day to register for Park and Rec’s Cheerleading Camp. Its runs for four weeks starting October 14th in Cottrell Gym. There are two age groups. Participants will perform on October 24th. To register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

    The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

  • October 4, 2014

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    Bluebird Breakfast

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

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

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    Dale Bingsley Benefit

    A Benefit for Dale Billingsley will be held at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. It starts at 4 pm with a dinner and auction.

    A Benefit for Dale Billingsley will be held at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. It starts at 4 pm with a dinner and auction.

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    God;s Acre Sale

    The 63rd annual God’s Acre Sale is today. The HTC Junior class serves dinner at 5 pm. The auction starts at 6.

    The 63rd annual God’s Acre Sale is today. The HTC Junior class serves dinner at 5 pm. The auction starts at 6.

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    Mudwolf Mayhem Run

    Winfield’s Mudwolf Mayhem and Hero Run Obstacle Race will be held at the Twin Lakes Area Recreation Center. The Hero’s Run is a 1 mile fun run or walk and it begins at 1 pm. The Mudwolf Mayhem is a 5K obstacle course which begins at 2 pm with heats to follow every 20 minutes until 5 pm. All ages are welcome. Twin Lakes will be selling beverages and food. There will also be a bag tournament and live music. For more information call the City Office at 257-6661.

    Winfield’s Mudwolf Mayhem and Hero Run Obstacle Race will be held at the Twin Lakes Area Recreation Center. The Hero’s Run is a 1 mile fun run or walk and it begins at 1 pm. The Mudwolf Mayhem is a 5K obstacle course which begins at 2 pm with heats to follow every 20 minutes until 5 pm. All ages are welcome. Twin Lakes will be selling beverages and food. There will also be a bag tournament and live music. For more information call the City Office at 257-6661.

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    Run the Vines

    Cedar Valley Winery’s “Run the Vines” starts at 11 am at the winery near Batavia.

    Cedar Valley Winery’s “Run the Vines” starts at 11 am at the winery near Batavia.

  • October 5, 2014

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    God's Acre Sale

    63rd annual God’s Acre Sale at St. James Catholic Church in St. Paul is today. The auction resumes at 11:30 am starting with grains. A turkey dinner will be served from 10:30 to 1. The country kitchen will be open and a lunch stand will be open during the afternoon and evening. A raffle has a first place prize of $5000 cash and the second place is $1000 cash

    63rd annual God’s Acre Sale at St. James Catholic Church in St. Paul is today. The auction resumes at 11:30 am starting with grains. A turkey dinner will be served from 10:30 to 1. The country kitchen will be open and a lunch stand will be open during the afternoon and evening. A raffle has a first place prize of $5000 cash and the second place is $1000 cash

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    Richwoods-Benjamin Chapel

    Richwoods-Benjamin Chapel near Mt. Pleasant holds a preservation celebration today with Dr. George LaMore presenting a special program. There will be special music and refreshments after the service. It starts at 2 pm.

    Richwoods-Benjamin Chapel near Mt. Pleasant holds a preservation celebration today with Dr. George LaMore presenting a special program. There will be special music and refreshments after the service. It starts at 2 pm.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

  • October 6, 2014

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    Drive Through Flu Shot Clinic

    Henry County Community Health has their annual drive through  flu shot clinic today at the Moose Lodge parking lot from 4 to 6:30 pm. Cost is $30.

    Henry County Community Health has their annual flu shot clinic today at the Moose Lodge parking lot from 4 to 6:30 pm. Cost is $30.

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    Henry County Blood Drive

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

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

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    WACO Junior High Fall Concert

    WACO’s Junior High Fall Concert starts at 7 pm in the gym.

    WACO’s Junior High Fall Concert starts at 7 pm in the gym.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    BINGO at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran’s Hall every Monday night at 6:30 pm. Each game is sold separately. Play as much or as little as you want. The public is welcome.

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

    District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

    District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

  • October 7, 2014

    TOPS #212...

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

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

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

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • October 8, 2014

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    CL Early Out

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

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

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    Richland UMC Turkey Dinner

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

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

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • October 9, 2014

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    Advance Auto Parts Cruise-In

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

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

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    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

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

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

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    WLF Blood Drive

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

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

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • October 10, 2014

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    First Presbyterian Church's Rummage & Bake Sale

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

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

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    Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

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

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

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

    The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

    College Conversations Over Coffee

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

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

  • October 11, 2014

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    Bonaparte Fall Festival

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

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

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    Cradle of Hope 5K

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

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

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    Denmark UCC God's Portion Day

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

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

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    First Presbyterian Church's Rummage & Bake Sale

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

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

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    Ladies for Charity Rummage Sale

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

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

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    The Arts in Bloom

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

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

  • October 12, 2014

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    Bonaparte Fall Festival

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

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

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    MP HS Choral

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

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

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    The Arts in Bloom

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

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

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

  • October 13, 2014

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    Mepo Choir Concert

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

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

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    MP Christian No School

    Mt. Pleasant Christian School is not in session today.

    Mt. Pleasant Christian School is not in session today.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    BINGO at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran’s Hall every Monday night at 6:30 pm. Each game is sold separately. Play as much or as little as you want. The public is welcome.

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

    District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

    District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

  • October 14, 2014

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    MP Christian School Blood Drive

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

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

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    MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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

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

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    W-MU Baked Potato Bar

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

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

    TOPS #212...

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

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

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

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • October 15, 2014

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • October 16, 2014

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    Chili Challenge

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

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

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    Lincoln Blood Drive

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

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

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    Toby's Corntussel News

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

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

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

    Sundowners Book Club

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

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

  • October 17, 2014

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    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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    WACO Band Extravaganza

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

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

  • October 18, 2014

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    Jeanne Steffensmeier Benefit

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

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

    Singles Dance

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

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

  • October 19, 2014

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    Barktoberfest

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

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

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

  • October 20, 2014

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    Harmony No School

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

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

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    MP MS Choral Concert

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

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

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    BINGO at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran’s Hall every Monday night at 6:30 pm. Each game is sold separately. Play as much or as little as you want. The public is welcome.

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

    District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

    District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

  • October 21, 2014

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    All Bands Night

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

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

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    Harmony Parent/Teacher Conferences

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

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

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    NAMI Meetings

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

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

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    W-MU JH Music Concert

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

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

    TOPS #212...

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

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

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

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • October 22, 2014

    N/A

    Harmony Parent/Teacher Conferences

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

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

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • October 23, 2014

    N/A

    Harmony Parent/Teacher Conferences

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

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

    N/A

    Henry County Blood Drive

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

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

    N/A

    High School Blood Drive

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

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

    N/A

    Main Street's Trick-or-Treating

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

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

    N/A

    MP Early Release

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

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

    N/A

    MP Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Conferences run from 1 to 8 pm.

    Conferences run from 1 to 8 pm.

    N/A

    W-MU Parent/Teacher Conferences

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

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

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • October 24, 2014

    N/A

    Harmony No School

    Harmony Schools are not in session today.

    Harmony Schools are not in session today.

    N/A

    HCHC Jewelry Sale

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

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

    N/A

    MP Parent/Teacher Conferences

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

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

    N/A

    Senior Coffee & Tea

    The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

    The Mt. Pleasant Public Library hosts Senior Coffee and Tea at 10 am. All seniors are welcome to enjoy coffee and company. The event is free of charge.

  • October 26, 2014

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

    Alcoholics Anonymous meets today in an open session at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church of Mt. Pleasant.

  • October 27, 2014

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    BINGO at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran’s Hall every Monday night at 6:30 pm. Each game is sold separately. Play as much or as little as you want. The public is welcome.

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

    District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

    District 10 Alanon meets at the First Presbyterian Church, 902 South Walnut in Mt. Pleasant every Monday at 7:00pm. For more information contact 319-696-2082.

  • October 28, 2014

    N/A

    W-MU Parent/Teacher Conferences

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

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

    MP Library Book Club

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

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

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

    TOPS #212...

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

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

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

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • October 29, 2014

    N/A

    CL Early Out

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

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

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • October 30, 2014

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • October 31, 2014

    N/A

    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.