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Events in February 2014

  • February 1, 2014

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    4-H Soup Supper

    4-H Soup Supper Fundraiser will be held from 4 to 7 pm at Manning Hall. Tickets are $7 and sold at the door. Children age 3 and under are free. Proceeds fund Henry County 4-H.

    4-H Soup Supper Fundraiser will be held from 4 to 7 pm at Manning Hall. Tickets are $7 and sold at the door. Children age 3 and under are free. Proceeds fund Henry County 4-H.

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    Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

    Ainsworth Opera House breakfast buffet runs from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8 per person and free for children 10 and under.

    Ainsworth Opera House breakfast buffet runs from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $8 per person and free for children 10 and under.

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    Breakfast on Main Street

    Breakfast on Main Street will be held at the Whiteley Opera House of Bonaparte from 7 to 9 am. Freewill donations benefit TOPS.

    Breakfast on Main Street will be held at the Whiteley Opera House of Bonaparte from 7 to 9 am. Freewill donations benefit TOPS.

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    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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    ISU Basketball

    This afternoon on AM 1130, we bring you the ISU vs. Oklahoma game. Coverage starts at 2:30 pm.

    This afternoon on AM 1130, we bring you the ISU vs. Oklahoma game. Coverage starts at 2:30 pm.

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    MP Boys & Girls Basketball

    Mt. Pleasant girls and boys basketball hosts Burlington. We bring you the coverage starting at 3 pm on 105.5 FM and we will be streaming it live.

    Mt. Pleasant girls and boys basketball hosts Burlington. We bring you the coverage starting at 3 pm on 105.5 FM and we will be streaming it live.

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    Remembering Red

    Remembering Red, a Tribute to Red Skelton, is at 7:30 pm at the Sondheim Center in Fairfield. Tickets are available at FairfieldACC.com by calling 641-472-2787.

    Remembering Red, a Tribute to Red Skelton, is at 7:30 pm at the Sondheim Center in Fairfield. Tickets are available at FairfieldACC.com by calling 641-472-2787.

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    Sandwich Sale

    The Bonaparte Friends of the Library will be at the library from 9 am to 6 pm selling sandwiches for football weekend. Choose ham, turkey or roast beef with lettuce and tomato on homemade buns. To order sandwiches call 931-9837.

    The Bonaparte Friends of the Library will be at the library from 9 am to 6 pm selling sandwiches for football weekend. Choose ham, turkey or roast beef with lettuce and tomato on homemade buns. To order sandwiches call 931-9837.

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    Team Dillyn Dance

    A Team Dillyn Dance will be held from 7 to 10 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge. All students grade 6 and up are welcome. There is a $5 door charge with Gatorade and cancer-related items for sale. All proceeds benefit cancer research.

    A Team Dillyn Dance will be held from 7 to 10 pm at the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge. All students grade 6 and up are welcome. There is a $5 door charge with Gatorade and cancer-related items for sale. All proceeds benefit cancer research.

    Mepo Library Trivia Night

    The 4th annual Friends of the Mediapolis Public Library’s Trivia Night will be in the Mediapolis Elementary School Gym at 7 pm. Tables for 6 are $75. There will be milligans and speed rounds. Proceeds benefit children’s programming. For more information, call 394-3895.

    The 4th annual Friends of the Mediapolis Public Library’s Trivia Night will be in the Mediapolis Elementary School Gym at 7 pm. Tables for 6 are $75. There will be milligans and speed rounds. Proceeds benefit children’s programming. For more information, call 394-3895.

  • February 2, 2014

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    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.

    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.

  • February 3, 2014

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    Blood Drive

    Hearth and Home Technologies holds a blood drive from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm at their Training Center. To set up an appointment, call Carrie Wymore at 986-4592.

    Hearth and Home Technologies holds a blood drive from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm at their Training Center. To set up an appointment, call Carrie Wymore at 986-4592.

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    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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    ISU Basketball

    KILJ AM 1130 brings you the ISU vs. Oklahoma game starting at 7:30 pm.

    KILJ AM 1130 brings you the ISU vs. Oklahoma game starting at 7:30 pm.

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    MP Girls Basketball

    Mt. Pleasant Girls Basketball at Fort Madison on 105.5 FM starting at 7:30 pm.

    Mt. Pleasant Girls Basketball at Fort Madison on 105.5 FM starting at 7:30 pm.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

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

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

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

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

    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.

  • February 4, 2014

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    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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    HTC Kindergarten Meeting

    HTC’s 2014/15 Kindergarten Parent Meeting starts at 6 pm in West Point.

    HTC’s 2014/15 Kindergarten Parent Meeting starts at 6 pm in West Point.

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    MP Girls Basketball

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant Girls at Iowa City West on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com starting at 7:30 pm.

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant Girls at Iowa City West on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com starting at 7:30 pm.

    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.

  • February 5, 2014

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    Alive After Five

    Mt. Pleasant Chamber Alliance’s Alive After Five will be at the Comfort Inn and Suites from 5 to 7 pm. This networking event is open to members, their staff and guests.

    Mt. Pleasant Chamber Alliance’s Alive After Five will be at the Comfort Inn and Suites from 5 to 7 pm. This networking event is open to members, their staff and guests.

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    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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    HTC Post Prom Meeting

    A Post Prom meeting for all junior parents will be held in the Jr/Sr High Cafeteria at 6:30 pm.

    A Post Prom meeting for all junior parents will be held in the Jr/Sr High Cafeteria at 6:30 pm.

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    Yocum Fundraiser

    Your Mt. Pleasant HyVee Food Store is hosting an “All You Can Eat” spaghetti dinner to benefit the Pete and Alicia Yocum family. Serving spaghetti, garlic toast and a drink from 4 to 8 pm for a free will donation. Yocums lost their home in a fire January 27.

    Your Mt. Pleasant HyVee Food Store is hosting an “All You Can Eat” spaghetti dinner to benefit the Pete and Alicia Yocum family. Serving spaghetti, garlic toast and a drink from 4 to 8 pm for a free will donation. Yocums lost their home in a fire January 27.

    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.

  • February 6, 2014

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    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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    Dr. Brown in Concert

    Dr. Joel Brown performs a solo recital at 7:30 pm at the Sondheim Center in Fairfield. Tickets can be purchased at FairfieldACC.com.

    Dr. Joel Brown performs a solo recital at 7:30 pm at the Sondheim Center in Fairfield. Tickets can be purchased at FairfieldACC.com.

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    MP Girls Basketball

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant Girls at Centerville on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com starting at 7:30 pm.

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant Girls at Centerville on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com starting at 7:30 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.

  • February 7, 2014

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    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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    Danville Basketball

    SPORTS: Notre Dame at Danville girls and boys basketball on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com starting at 6 pm.

    SPORTS: Notre Dame at Danville girls and boys basketball on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com starting at 6 pm.

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    Organ Recital

    Catherine Taylor performs a guest organ recital at 7 pm at the First United Methodist Church. It is free and open to the public.

    Catherine Taylor performs a guest organ recital at 7 pm at the First United Methodist Church. It is free and open to the public.

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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.

  • February 8, 2014

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    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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    Iowa Basketball

    SPORTS: Iowa at Michigan on 105.5 FM starting at 1 pm.

    SPORTS: Iowa at Michigan on 105.5 FM starting at 1 pm.

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    ISU Basketball

    ISU vs. TCU on AM 1130 starting at 2:30 pm.

    ISU vs. TCU on AM 1130 starting at 2:30 pm.

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    Wrestling Wrap Up

    Sectionals for wrestling in Class 1A and 2A are being held today. Tune in to KILJ as John Kuhens will provide a wrestling wrap up.

    Sectionals for wrestling in Class 1A and 2A are being held today. Tune in to KILJ as John Kuhens will provide a wrestling wrap up.

  • February 9, 2014

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    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.

    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.

  • February 10, 2014

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    Blood Drive

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

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

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    Blood Drive

    Faith Lutheran Church hosts a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm in the Fellowship Hall. For an appointment, contact Jennifer Lehman at 385-8427.

    Faith Lutheran Church hosts a blood drive from 3 to 6 pm in the Fellowship Hall. For an appointment, contact Jennifer Lehman at 385-8427.

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    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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    ISU Basketball

    Basketball ISU vs. West Virginia at 5:30 pm on AM 1130.

    Basketball ISU vs. West Virginia at 5:30 pm on AM 1130.

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    MP Girls Basketball

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant High School girls basketball at Ottumwa on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com starting at 7:30 pm.

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant High School girls basketball at Ottumwa on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com starting at 7:30 pm.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

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

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

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

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

  • February 11, 2014

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    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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    Mepo Wrestling

    John Kuhens will be bringing you updates on Mediapolis as they compete in the regional dual wrestling. Be sure to tune in for updates.

    John Kuhens will be bringing you updates on Mediapolis as they compete in the regional dual wrestling. Be sure to tune in for updates.

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    MP 10th Grade Reg. Meeting

    Mt. Pleasant’s 10th grade student/parent registration meeting starts at 6:30 pm in the MPHS Media Center.

    Mt. Pleasant’s 10th grade student/parent registration meeting starts at 6:30 pm in the MPHS Media Center.

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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.

    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.

  • February 12, 2014

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    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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    HTC Early Out

    HTC has an early out today.

    HTC has an early out today.

    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.

  • February 13, 2014

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    Class of '79 Meeting

    The Mt. Pleasant Class of 1979 is hold an informational meeting about this year’s reunion at the Mt. Pleasant Public Library at 6:30 pm.

    The Mt. Pleasant Class of 1979 is hold an informational meeting about this year’s reunion at the Mt. Pleasant Public Library at 6:30 pm.

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    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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    Full Moon Valentine Hike

    Henry County Conservation hosts At the Park: Full Moon Valentine Hike for Adults. This is a self-guided hike with an animal valentine program in the Oakland Mills Nature Center classroom. This is adults only and free. A silk rose and charm will be available for the first 12 couples. There will be sparkling cider and valentine treats. The program runs from 6 to 7:30 pm.

    Henry County Conservation hosts At the Park: Full Moon Valentine Hike for Adults. This is a self-guided hike with an animal valentine program in the Oakland Mills Nature Center classroom. This is adults only and free. A silk rose and charm will be available for the first 12 couples. There will be sparkling cider and valentine treats. The program runs from 6 to 7:30 pm.

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    Heartfest

    Heartfest, HCHC’s annual health fair will be held from 3 to 6 pm at the Rec Center. There will be health booths and demonstrations, CPR lessons, a cooking demonstration, a hearing test, personal training sessions, group exercise classes and more. All activities are free of charge. Vouchers can be purchased for wellness screenings at the new HCHC lab.

    Heartfest, HCHC’s annual health fair will be held from 3 to 6 pm at the Rec Center. There will be health booths and demonstrations, CPR lessons, a cooking demonstration, a hearing test, personal training sessions, group exercise classes and more. All activities are free of charge. Vouchers can be purchased for wellness screenings at the new HCHC lab.

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    New London Basketball

    SPORTS: Harmony-Girls at New London on 105.5 FM starting at 7:30 pm. It will also be streaming live on kilj.com.

    SPORTS: Harmony-Girls at New London on 105.5 FM starting at 7:30 pm. It will also be streaming live on kilj.com.

    Valentine Moonlight Hike

    The Henry County Conservation Department is sponsoring a self-guided moonlight hike from 6-7:30 pm along the Top of the Hill trail. Sparkling cider and valentine treats will be available in the Nature Center. The first 12 couples will receive a silk rose and valentine treat.

    The Henry County Conservation Department is sponsoring a self-guided moonlight hike from 6-7:30 pm along the Top of the Hill trail. Sparkling cider and valentine treats will be available in the Nature Center. The first 12 couples will receive a silk rose and valentine treat.

    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.

  • February 14, 2014

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    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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    Harmony Early Dismissal

    Harmony Schools have a 12:30 early dismissal for teacher inservice.

    Harmony Schools have a 12:30 early dismissal for teacher inservice.

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    Keosauqua Lions Dinner

    Keosauqua Lions Soup Supper and Auction will be held in the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua starting at 5 pm.

    Keosauqua Lions Soup Supper and Auction will be held in the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua starting at 5 pm.

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    MP Boys Basketball

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant Boys at Washington on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com. Varsity basketball will start at 7:30 pm.

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant Boys at Washington on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com. Varsity basketball will start at 7:30 pm.

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    NL No School

    New London Schools are not in session today.

    New London Schools are not in session today.

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    No One Walks Alone Valentine Sale

    The No One Walks Alone Relay for Life team is having a gift basket and baked goods sale at Kramer's Gas in Salem from 10 am to 2 pm. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society.

    The No One Walks Alone Relay for Life team is having a gift basket and baked goods sale at Kramer's Gas in Salem from 10 am to 2 pm. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society.

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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.

  • February 15, 2014

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    Breaking the Silence

    Jubilee Kingdom Gathering Ministries sponsors the training session “Breaking the Silence.” It will be held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building at 10 am, 2 pm and 7 pm. For more information call 641-451-7971.

    Jubilee Kingdom Gathering Ministries sponsors the training session “Breaking the Silence.” It will be held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building at 10 am, 2 pm and 7 pm. For more information call 641-451-7971.

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    Chili & Salad Supper

    Mt. Pleasant Vets Hall Chili and Salad Supper is tonight from 5:30 to 8 pm. It is sponsored by American Legion #58 and sends boys to Iowa Hawkeye Boys State. It is by freewill donation and open to the public.

    Mt. Pleasant Vets Hall Chili and Salad Supper is tonight from 5:30 to 8 pm. It is sponsored by American Legion #58 and sends boys to Iowa Hawkeye Boys State. It is by freewill donation and open to the public.

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    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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    District Wrestling

    John Kuhens will cover all district wrestling all classes today. Tune in for updates.

    John Kuhens will cover all district wrestling all classes today. Tune in for updates.

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    ISU Basketball

    ISU vs. Texas Tech on AM 1130 at noon.

    ISU vs. Texas Tech on AM 1130 at noon.

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    Lockridge Soup Supper

    The annual Lockridge soup supper and auction to benefit the Lockridge Fire & Rescue will be held from 5-7 pm at the old Lockridge school. Serving chili, vegetable beef, potato, oyster soups and beef and noodles.

    The annual Lockridge soup supper and auction to benefit the Lockridge Fire & Rescue will be held from 5-7 pm at the old Lockridge school. Serving chili, vegetable beef, potato, oyster soups and beef and noodles.

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    Mepo Girls Basketball

    L&M Girls at Mediapolis on 105.5 FM and streaming on kilj.com. Varsity basketball starts at 7 pm.

    L&M Girls at Mediapolis on 105.5 FM and streaming on kilj.com. Varsity basketball starts at 7 pm.

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    Pancake Breakfast

    New London Christian Church hosts a Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 10 am at the Filling Station. They will serve pancakes, chocolate chip pancakes with peanut butter, sausage, coffee, milk and orange juice all by freewill donation. Funds raised will go to the high school youth group and their trip to Nebraska.

    New London Christian Church hosts a Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 10 am at the Filling Station. They will serve pancakes, chocolate chip pancakes with peanut butter, sausage, coffee, milk and orange juice all by freewill donation. Funds raised will go to the high school youth group and their trip to Nebraska.

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    Salem Supper & Auction

    Salem Fire and Rescue Soup Supper and Silent Auction will run from 5 to 7 pm at the Salem Community Center. It benefits the Yocums who lost their belongings in a house fire.

    Salem Fire and Rescue Soup Supper and Silent Auction will run from 5 to 7 pm at the Salem Community Center. It benefits the Yocums who lost their belongings in a house fire.

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    SE IA Luncheon

    Southeast Iowa Luncheon will be held at the Golden Corral of Mesa, Arizona from 10:30 to 12:30. All southeast Iowans living in Arizona and snowbirds are welcome.

    Southeast Iowa Luncheon will be held at the Golden Corral of Mesa, Arizona from 10:30 to 12:30. All southeast Iowans living in Arizona and snowbirds are welcome.

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    The Miracle Worker

    “The Miracle Worker” presented by the Montana Repertory Theater starts at 7:30 pm in the IWC Chapel Auditorium. The production is funded by the Haselmayer Endowment for the Arts and is free and open to the public.

    “The Miracle Worker” presented by the Montana Repertory Theater starts at 7:30 pm in the IWC Chapel Auditorium. The production is funded by the Haselmayer Endowment for the Arts and is free and open to the public.

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    Wine About Winter

    Bonaparte Main Street hosts Wine About Winter to be held at the Whiteley Opera House. The sit down meal begins at 6 pm with music, karaoke begins at 7 pm. This is a three course meal will be served and there will be a wine tasting. There will be dancing and karaoke from 7 to 9 pm. Reservation are required. Cost of ticket is $25. To make a reservation call 592-3400.

    Bonaparte Main Street hosts Wine About Winter to be held at the Whiteley Opera House. The sit down meal begins at 6 pm with music, karaoke begins at 7 pm. This is a three course meal will be served and there will be a wine tasting. There will be dancing and karaoke from 7 to 9 pm. Reservation are required. Cost of ticket is $25. To make a reservation call 592-3400.

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    WMU Crooked Creek FFA Soup Supper

    Crooked Creek FFA Chapter is holding a free will donation soup supper from5:30-7 pm in the Winfield Mt. Union school cafeteria.

    Crooked Creek FFA Chapter is holding a free will donation soup supper this Saturday beginning at 5:30-7 pm in the Winfield Mt. Union school cafeteria.

    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.

  • February 16, 2014

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    Claddaugh

    Claddaugh – an Explosion of Celtic Dance and Passion, will be performed at 7:30 pm at the Fairfield Sondheim Center. For tickets, visit FairfieldACC.com or call 641-472-2787.

    Claddaugh – an Explosion of Celtic Dance and Passion, will be performed at 7:30 pm at the Fairfield Sondheim Center. For tickets, visit FairfieldACC.com or call 641-472-2787.

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    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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    Old Threshers Summer Theatre Auditions

    Director Peggy Crew has put out the call for actors for the 2014 Midwest Old Threshers Summer Theatre Plays.

    This year’s play is entitled “Chain Stores”. The entire action of this play take place in the office of the Commercial Hotel in Farmington, Iowa.

    Auditions will be held March 16th, at 2pm in the performance level of the Theatre Museum. Crew needs to fill five male parts and 3 ladies parts.

    The play date for the season are July 18-20 and 25-26 and then again during the Old Threshers Reunion August 28 – September 1, 2014.

    Midwest Old Threshers, 405 Est Thresher Road, Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641
    319-385-8937

    Director Peggy Crew has put out the call for actors for the 2014 Midwest Old Threshers Summer Theatre Plays.

    This year’s play is entitled “Chain Stores”. The entire action of this play take place in the office of the Commercial Hotel in Farmington, Iowa.

    Auditions will be held March 16th, at 2pm in the performance level of the Theatre Museum. Crew needs to fill five male parts and 3 ladies parts.

    The play date for the season are July 18-20 and 25-26 and then again during the Old Threshers Reunion August 28 – September 1, 2014.

    Midwest Old Threshers, 405 Est Thresher Road, Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641
    319-385-8937

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    SEISO Winter Concert

    The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Winter Concert Series tonight stops at the Chapel Auditorium at IWC. Doors open at 6:30 with the show starting at 7:30.

    The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Winter Concert Series tonight stops at the Chapel Auditorium at IWC. Doors open at 6:30 with the show starting at 7:30.

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    Sweetheart Dinner

    A Sweetheart Dinner will be held at St. Peter’s UCC of Franklin. It will be held from noon to 2 pm. They will be serving chicken noodles, mashed potatoes and gravy, shredded chicken, casseroles, dessert, pies and a drink. Adults are $8, children 10 and under $4.

    A Sweetheart Dinner will be held at St. Peter’s UCC of Franklin. It will be held from noon to 2 pm. They will be serving chicken noodles, mashed potatoes and gravy, shredded chicken, casseroles, dessert, pies and a drink. Adults are $8, children 10 and under $4.

    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.

  • February 17, 2014

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    CL No School

    Central Lee School is not in session today.

    Central Lee School is not in session today.

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    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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    Harmony No School

    Harmony Schools are not in session today.

    Harmony Schools are not in session today.

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    HTC No School

    Holy Trinity Catholic Schools are not in session today.

    Holy Trinity Catholic Schools are not in session today.

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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.

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    NL No School

    New London Schools are not in session today.

    New London Schools are not in session today.

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    Square Dance Lessons

    A new session of Modern Western Square Dancing will be held at the Farifield Eagles Club starting at 8 pm. This is for beginners and runs for 10 weeks with another 10 week session to follow. Come 15 minutes early to register. For more information, call Sarvani at 641-472-6434.

    A new session of Modern Western Square Dancing will be held at the Farifield Eagles Club starting at 8 pm. This is for beginners and runs for 10 weeks with another 10 week session to follow. Come 15 minutes early to register. For more information, call Sarvani at 641-472-6434.

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    WACO Basketball

    SPORTS: Harmony Boys basketball at WACO on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com. Varsity action starts at 7 pm.

    SPORTS: Harmony Boys basketball at WACO on 105.5 FM and streaming at kilj.com. Varsity action starts at 7 pm.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

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

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

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

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

  • February 18, 2014

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    Blood Drive

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

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

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    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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    ISU Basketball

    SPORTS: ISU vs. Texas basketball on AM 1130 starting at 5:30 pm.

    SPORTS: ISU vs. Texas basketball on AM 1130 starting at 5:30 pm.

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    NAMI Meeting

    NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, meets at the First United Methodist Church of Mt. Pleasant from 7 to 8 pm. This is open to everyone.

    NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, meets at the First United Methodist Church of Mt. Pleasant from 7 to 8 pm. This is open to everyone.

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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.

    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.

  • February 19, 2014

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    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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    Historic Preservation Commission meeting

    The Henry County Historic Preservation Commission will meet Wednesday at 1:30 p. m. at the court house. Items on the agenda include projects for 2014 and the regional museum guide.

    The Henry County Historic Preservation Commission will meet Wednesday at 1:30 p. m. at the court house. Items on the agenda include projects for 2014 and the regional museum guide.

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    MP Christian Early Out

    Mt. Pleasant Christian School has a 1:00 early dismissal for teach inservice.

    Mt. Pleasant Christian School has a 1:00 early dismissal for teach inservice.

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    NL Post Prom Fundraiser

    New London Post Prom hosts a Tip Night at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will be bussing tables and receiving a portion of the sales. All proceeds benefit New London Post Prom.

    New London Post Prom hosts a Tip Night at Pizza Ranch from 5 to 8 pm. They will be bussing tables and receiving a portion of the sales. All proceeds benefit New London Post Prom.

    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.

  • February 20, 2014

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    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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    Complete Eye Care Open House

    In conjunction with the Wine and Chocolate Walk, Complete Eye Care will have an open house tonight from 5 to 7 pm with a ribbon cutting for office expansion at 4:30. There will be wine, chocolate cake, the first 100 guests will receive a free gift and there will be 25 prizes including a Kindle Fire and an iPod Shuffle.

    In conjunction with the Wine and Chocolate Walk, Complete Eye Care will have an open house tonight from 5 to 7 pm with a ribbon cutting for office expansion at 4:30. There will be wine, chocolate cake, the first 100 guests will receive a free gift and there will be 25 prizes including a Kindle Fire and an iPod Shuffle.

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    Wine About Winter

    Wine About Winter is a wine and chocolate walk around downtown Mt. Pleasant from 5 to 7 pm. Participating merchants will open their doors. For $10, receive a wine glass, a map of businesses, chocolate and a punch card. Punch cards will be entered for prizes. Start the event at the Chamber Alliance Office.

    Wine About Winter is a wine and chocolate walk around downtown Mt. Pleasant from 5 to 7 pm. Participating merchants will open their doors. For $10, receive a wine glass, a map of businesses, chocolate and a punch card. Punch cards will be entered for prizes. Start the event at the Chamber Alliance Office.

    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.

  • February 21, 2014

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    American English

    “American English” a Beatles tribute performs at 7:30 pm at the Burlington Capital Theater. Tickets are $24 for adults.

    “American English” a Beatles tribute performs at 7:30 pm at the Burlington Capital Theater. Tickets are $24 for adults.

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    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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    Ham & Bean Supper

    A Ham and Bean Supper benefitting Hamilton-Walters Detachment of Marine Corps is from 5 to 7:30 pm at the Memorial Auditorium. Tickets are $5 and there will be door prizes every half hour.

    A Ham and Bean Supper benefitting Hamilton-Walters Detachment of Marine Corps is from 5 to 7:30 pm at the Memorial Auditorium. Tickets are $5 and there will be door prizes every half hour.

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    MG Spring Symposium Deadline

    This is the last day to register for Henry County Master Gardeners Annual Spring Symposium. It will be held Saturday, March 1st from 9 am to 4 pm at the First United Methodist Church. The registration fee is $30. To learn more, contact the Extension Office.

    This is the last day to register for Henry County Master Gardeners Annual Spring Symposium. It will be held Saturday, March 1st from 9 am to 4 pm at the First United Methodist Church. The registration fee is $30. To learn more, contact the Extension Office.

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    Preventing Healthcare Fraud

    Iowa Senior Medical Patrol presents “Preventing Healthcare Fraud” at 10 am at the Burlington Public Library.

    Iowa Senior Medical Patrol presents “Preventing Healthcare Fraud” at 10 am at the Burlington Public Library.

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    Sally Barris

    Sally Barris performs at Starr’s Cave Nature Center at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10 for adults, $2 for anyone 18 and under.

    Sally Barris performs at Starr’s Cave Nature Center at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10 for adults, $2 for anyone 18 and under.

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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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    The Queen of Bingo

    Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Queen of Bingo” at WeAct Youth Theater. Performance tonight is 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 at the door or online at creativeoutletiowa.com.

    Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Queen of Bingo” at WeAct Youth Theater. Performance tonight is 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 at the door or online at creativeoutletiowa.com.

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    They Called It Rock

    “They Called It Rock” will be performed at 7:30 pm at the Fairfield Sondheim Center. For tickets, visit the Box Office or FairfieldACC.com.

    “They Called It Rock” will be performed at 7:30 pm at the Fairfield Sondheim Center. For tickets, visit the Box Office or FairfieldACC.com.

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    WACO No School

    WACO Schools are not in session today.

    WACO Schools are not in session today.

    Sunday Matinee...Spamalot!

    Mt. Pleasant Community Theatre presents the Monty Python production of “Spamalot” a musical story of King Arthur and his knights. Interesting characters, great music and dancing and quite a bit of silliness. 2:30 pm at the Heatilator Center. Tickets are on sale at Brown’s Shoe Fit for $10. Contains language that may not be appropriate for young children.

    Mt. Pleasant Community Theatre presents the Monty Python production of “Spamalot” a musical story of King Arthur and his knights. Interesting characters, great music and dancing and quite a bit of silliness. 2:30 pm at the Heatilator Center. Tickets are on sale at Brown’s Shoe Fit for $10. Contains language that may not be appropriate for young children.

  • February 22, 2014

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    4-H Rabbit Workshop

    The 4th annual Henry County 4-H Rabbit Workshop will be held at the Fraise Auction and Real Estate Complex in New London from 9 am to 1 pm. It is open to the public.

    The 4th annual Henry County 4-H Rabbit Workshop will be held at the Fraise Auction and Real Estate Complex in New London from 9 am to 1 pm. It is open to the public.

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    American English

    “American English” a Beatles tribute performs at 7:30 pm at the Burlington Capital Theater. Tickets are $24 for adults.

    “American English” a Beatles tribute performs at 7:30 pm at the Burlington Capital Theater. Tickets are $24 for adults.

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    Boot Camp For New Dads

    Boot Camp for New Dads will be held from 9 am to noon at the REC Center. This is a relaxed, guys-only class that teaches new fathers about babies from veteran dads. It is free and breakfast is provided. To register call Stephanie at 931-0067.

    Boot Camp for New Dads will be held from 9 am to noon at the REC Center. This is a relaxed, guys-only class that teaches new fathers about babies from veteran dads. It is free and breakfast is provided. To register call Stephanie at 931-0067.

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    Central Lee Science Fair

    Central Lee Science Fair is open for public viewing from 6 to 7:30 pm in the new addition at the High School.

    Central Lee Science Fair is open for public viewing from 6 to 7:30 pm in the new addition at the High School.

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    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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    Daddy Daughter Dance

    The annual American Cancer Society Daddy Daughter Dance is tonight from 6 to 9 pm at the E3 Center. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $15 each, a maximum of $45. There will be refreshments, a DJ, raffle prizes, crafts, bingo and a lot more. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society.

    The annual American Cancer Society Daddy Daughter Dance is tonight from 6 to 9 pm at the E3 Center. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $15 each, a maximum of $45. There will be refreshments, a DJ, raffle prizes, crafts, bingo and a lot more. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society.

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    Daddy Daughter Dance for the American Cancer Society

    The Annual American Cancer Society Daddy Daughter Dance is at the E3 Center from 6pm until 9pm. A special night for Dads and Daughters. Tickets can be purchased at the door..$15 per person with a maximum of $45. There will be refreshments, a DJ, raffle prizes..including an American Girl doll, crafts, bingo and lots of fun. The theme this year is "Hand In Hand At The Edge Of The Sand" so think warm thoughts and enjoy and evening out!! All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society.

    The Annual American Cancer Society Daddy Daughter Dance is at the E3 Center from 6pm until 9pm. A special night for Dads and Daughters. Tickets can be purchased at the door..$15 per person with a maximum of $45. There will be refreshments, a DJ, raffle prizes..including an American Girl doll, crafts, bingo and lots of fun. The theme this year is "Hand In Hand At The Edge Of The Sand" so think warm thoughts and enjoy and evening out!! All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society.

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    Legislative Forum

    Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance’s Legislative Forum starts at 8:30 am in the International Room of the Chadwick Library at IWC. Area legislators will be present to address economic growth. There will be a question and answer session. Its free and open to the public.

    Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance’s Legislative Forum starts at 8:30 am in the International Room of the Chadwick Library at IWC. Area legislators will be present to address economic growth. There will be a question and answer session. Its free and open to the public.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    New London VFW Catfish & Chicken Dinner will be held from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinner includes a roll and choice of two sides.

    New London VFW Catfish & Chicken Dinner will be held from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinner includes a roll and choice of two sides.

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    Old Settlers Chili Cook Off

    The 10th annual Old Settlers Chili Cook Off will be held at the Salem Undergound from 5 to 8 pm. It is $6 to enter and $5 to judge. There are three categories: hot, mild and non-traditional. Entries must be submitted between noon and 3 pm. Proceeds benefit the Salem Old Settlers Reunion. For more information call 759-2909.

    The 10th annual Old Settlers Chili Cook Off will be held at the Salem Undergound from 5 to 8 pm. It is $6 to enter and $5 to judge. There are three categories: hot, mild and non-traditional. Entries must be submitted between noon and 3 pm. Proceeds benefit the Salem Old Settlers Reunion. For more information call 759-2909.

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    Old Settlers Chili Cookoff

    Salem Old Settlers Reunion committee will hold the annual Chili-off from 5-8 pm at the Underground in Salem. There are three separate categories. Cost to enter is $6 and cost to judge is $5.

    Salem Old Settlers Reunion committee will hold the annual Chili-off from 5-8 pm at the Underground in Salem. There are three separate categories. Cost to enter is $6 and cost to judge is $5.

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    The Queen of Bingo

    Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Queen of Bingo” at WeAct Youth Theater. Performance tonight is 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 at the door or online at creativeoutletiowa.com.

    Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Queen of Bingo” at WeAct Youth Theater. Performance tonight is 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 at the door or online at creativeoutletiowa.com.

  • February 23, 2014

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    Choir Performance

    The Augustana Choir performs a free concert at the Fairfield Sondheim Center tonight at 7:30 pm. This is open to the public.

    The Augustana Choir performs a free concert at the Fairfield Sondheim Center tonight at 7:30 pm. This is open to the public.

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    CLASSICAL CHAMBER CONCERT IN AN HISTORIC SETTING

    Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Music Director Robert McConnell and the Clear Creek Heritage Association will present a classical chamber concert at 2:00 PM, in the Clear Creek Church (30832 242nd Street, Harper, Iowa 52231). They will be offering beautiful music in the historic setting of the magnificent Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Free admission. Donations appreciated.

    Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Music Director Robert McConnell and the Clear Creek Heritage Association will present a classical chamber concert at 2:00 PM, in the Clear Creek Church (30832 242nd Street, Harper, Iowa 52231). They will be offering beautiful music in the historic setting of the magnificent Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Free admission. Donations appreciated.

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    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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    Gospel Concert

    Grace Community Friends Church, at 1105 East Henry, presents the Phil and Pam Morgan Family in concert. The gospel concert begins at 10:30 am with a potluck dinner lunch to follow.

    Grace Community Friends Church, at 1105 East Henry, presents the Phil and Pam Morgan Family in concert. The gospel concert begins at 10:30 am with a potluck dinner lunch to follow.

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    Morgan Family Performance

    The Phil and Pam Morgan Family perform during their “Take A Stand” tour. They will be at the Grace Friends Church, 1105 East Henry in Mt. Pleasant, at 10 am.

    The Phil and Pam Morgan Family perform during their “Take A Stand” tour. They will be at the Grace Friends Church, 1105 East Henry in Mt. Pleasant, at 10 am.

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    The Queen of Bingo

    Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Queen of Bingo” at WeAct Youth Theater. Performance time is 2 pm. Tickets are $10 at the door or online at creativeoutletiowa.com.

    Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Queen of Bingo” at WeAct Youth Theater. Performance time is 2 pm. Tickets are $10 at the door or online at creativeoutletiowa.com.

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    Winfield Easter Cantata Practice

    This is the first practice of the Winfield Area Easter Cantata. It will be held at 4 pm at the Winfield Methodist Church. All singers are welcome.

    This is the first practice of the Winfield Area Easter Cantata. It will be held at 4 pm at the Winfield Methodist Church. All singers are welcome.

    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.

  • February 24, 2014

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    Alzheimer's Teams at Mt. Pleasant Pizza Ranch to Raise Money

    Southeast Iowa Walk to End Alzheimer’s teams are gearing up for a Community Impact Night fundraiser at Pizza Ranch in Mt. Pleasant from 5-8 pm. Walk team members will greet, assist and wait tables for customers. All tips and 10% of each purchase will be donated by Pizza Ranch in support the Alzheimer’s Association. An Alzheimer’s Association table will also be available for those who have questions or concerns about memory loss or dementia.

    Southeast Iowa Walk to End Alzheimer’s teams are gearing up for a Community Impact Night fundraiser at Pizza Ranch in Mt. Pleasant from 5-8 pm. Walk team members will greet, assist and wait tables for customers. All tips and 10% of each purchase will be donated by Pizza Ranch in support the Alzheimer’s Association. An Alzheimer’s Association table will also be available for those who have questions or concerns about memory loss or dementia.

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    Blood Drive

    A Salem Community Blood Drive will be held from 3 to 6:30 pm at the Salem Community Center.

    A Salem Community Blood Drive will be held from 3 to 6:30 pm at the Salem Community Center.

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    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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    MP All Bands Night

    Mt. Pleasant’s All Bands Night will be held starting at 7 pm in the High School Gym.

    Mt. Pleasant’s All Bands Night will be held starting at 7 pm in the High School Gym.

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    WACO Concert

    WACO Schools 7-12 Vocal Concert starts at 7 pm.

    WACO Schools 7-12 Vocal Concert starts at 7 pm.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

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

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

    Alanon

    First Presbyterian Church
    902 South Walnut
    Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

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

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

  • February 25, 2014

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    CL Parent Teacher Conferences

    Central Lee School has Parent-Teacher Conferences from 4 to 8 pm.

    Central Lee School has Parent-Teacher Conferences from 4 to 8 pm.

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    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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    Tri T Meeting

    Founders Chapter of Tri T meets at 7 pm at the home of Betsy Johnston

    Founders Chapter of Tri T meets at 7 pm at the home of Betsy Johnston

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    Tri T Meeting

    Founders Chapter of Tri T meets at 7 pm at the home of Betsy Johnston

    Founders Chapter of Tri T meets at 7 pm at the home of Betsy Johnston

    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.

  • February 26, 2014

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    Blood Drive

    IWC Student Nurses Association holds a blood drive from 10 am to 3 pm in the Social Hall.

    IWC Student Nurses Association holds a blood drive from 10 am to 3 pm in the Social Hall.

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    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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    HTC Early Out

    HTC has an early out today.

    HTC has an early out today.

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    Spamalot Comes to the Heatilator Center

    Mt. Pleasant Community Theatre presents the Monty Python production of “Spamalot” a musical story of King Arthur and his knights. Interesting characters, great music and dancing and quite a bit of silliness. 7:30 pm at the Heatilator Center. Tickets are on sale at Brown’s Shoe Fit for $10. Contains language that may not be appropriate for young children.

    Mt. Pleasant Community Theatre presents the Monty Python production of “Spamalot” a musical story of King Arthur and his knights. Interesting characters, great music and dancing and quite a bit of silliness. 7:30 pm at the Heatilator Center. Tickets are on sale at Brown’s Shoe Fit for $10. Contains language that may not be appropriate for young children.

    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.

  • February 27, 2014

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    Blood Drive

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

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

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    Blood Drive

    MPHS hosts a blood drive from 3 to 6:30 pm in the Commons. To set up an appointment, contact Mike Wilson at 385-7700.

    MPHS hosts a blood drive from 3 to 6:30 pm in the Commons. To set up an appointment, contact Mike Wilson at 385-7700.

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    CL Parent Teacher Conferences

    Central Lee School has Parent-Teacher Conferences from 4 to 8 pm.

    Central Lee School has Parent-Teacher Conferences from 4 to 8 pm.

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    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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    District Final Basketball

    SPORTS: boys basketball Danville vs. Lone Tree at Fairfield for the district final at 7 pm on 105.5 FM and streaming on kilj.com.

    SPORTS: boys basketball Danville vs. Lone Tree at Fairfield for the district final at 7 pm on 105.5 FM and streaming on kilj.com.

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    MP Early Dismissal

    Mt. Pleasant Schools have an early release today due to Parent-Teacher Conferences. High School dismisses at 12:30, the Elementary at 12:40 and the Middle School at 12:50.

    Mt. Pleasant Schools have an early release today due to Parent-Teacher Conferences. High School dismisses at 12:30, the Elementary at 12:40 and the Middle School at 12:50.

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    MP Parent-Teacher Conferences

    Mt. Pleasant’s Parent Teacher Conferences run from 1 to 9 pm today.

    Mt. Pleasant’s Parent Teacher Conferences run from 1 to 9 pm today.

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    W-M Parent-Teacher Conferences

    W-M Parent-Teacher Conferences run from 4 to 8 pm.

    W-M Parent-Teacher Conferences run from 4 to 8 pm.

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    Weems Discussion

    Rev. Dr. Renita Weems, a biblical scholar will discuss modern faith, biblical texts and spirituality in everyday lives. Her talk will be held at 7 pm at the IWC Chapel Auditorium.

    Rev. Dr. Renita Weems, a biblical scholar will discuss modern faith, biblical texts and spirituality in everyday lives. Her talk will be held at 7 pm at the IWC Chapel Auditorium.

    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.

  • February 28, 2014

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    An Evening in New Orleans

    An Evening in New Orleans fundraiser runs from 5 to 8 pm in the Art Center Gallery in Burlington. Tickets are $20 to the event which features food, music and drink.

    An Evening in New Orleans fundraiser runs from 5 to 8 pm in the Art Center Gallery in Burlington. Tickets are $20 to the event which features food, music and drink.

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    CL No School

    Central Lee School is not in session.

    Central Lee School is not in session.

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    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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    Dodgeball Tournament

    WACO High School anatomy students host a dodgeball tournament at 6 pm at the high school. Team entry fee is $30.

    WACO High School anatomy students host a dodgeball tournament at 6 pm at the high school. Team entry fee is $30.

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    IWC Artist Reception

    An artist reception will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the IWC P.E.O. Art Gallery for Shawna Bowman and her oil paintings. There will also be a brown bag talk at noon. Both activities are free and open to the public.

    An artist reception will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the IWC P.E.O. Art Gallery for Shawna Bowman and her oil paintings. There will also be a brown bag talk at noon. Both activities are free and open to the public.

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    MP No School

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are not in session today due to Parent-Teacher Conferences.

    Mt. Pleasant Schools are not in session today due to Parent-Teacher Conferences.

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    MP Parent-Teacher Conferences

    Mt. Pleasant Schools’ Parent-Teacher Conferences runs from 8 am to noon today.

    Mt. Pleasant Schools’ Parent-Teacher Conferences runs from 8 am to noon today.

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    NL Treats and Trivia

    New London Music Boosters host “Treats and Trivia” in the Clark Elementary Gym. Between rounds of trivia, participants will be served treats and specialty beverages. Cash awards will be given to the winning team. Teams of 8 to 10 will be accepted. Teams will also be created if you do not have enough people. Admission is $10. To sign up your team, call 367-0500 ext. 208. Funds raised will go to next year’s high school music trip. The event runs from 6:30 to 10:30 pm.

    New London Music Boosters host “Treats and Trivia” in the Clark Elementary Gym. Between rounds of trivia, participants will be served treats and specialty beverages. Cash awards will be given to the winning team. Teams of 8 to 10 will be accepted. Teams will also be created if you do not have enough people. Admission is $10. To sign up your team, call 367-0500 ext. 208. Funds raised will go to next year’s high school music trip. The event runs from 6:30 to 10:30 pm.

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

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

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

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    St. Paul's Luncheon

    St. Paul’s United Church of Christ of Donnellson hosts a soup and sandwich luncheon from 11 am to 1 pm at the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room in Donnellson. It is by freewill donation.

    St. Paul’s United Church of Christ of Donnellson hosts a soup and sandwich luncheon from 11 am to 1 pm at the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room in Donnellson. It is by freewill donation.

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    W-MU No School

    W-MU is not in session today.

    W-MU is not in session today.