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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Relay for Life Team Captain Meeting

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Relay for Life Team Captain Meeting

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Showtime is 7 pm.
The Henry County Relay For Life Team Captain meeting will be held at Pizza Ranch in Mt. Pleasant at 5:30pm. All present captains and anyone who is interested in starting team is invited to attend the informational meeting. Relay information will be available and questions will be answered.

Relay for Life Team Captain Meeting

Unexpected Surfer Boys

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Unexpected Surfer Boys

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

Unexpected Surfer Boys

Walking School Bus Info Meetings

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Walking School Bus Info Meetings

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HHCC and a Safe Routes to School representative will host two informational Walking School Bus meetings. All Henry County residents and school officials are invited to attend. Learn more or sign-up as a volunteer. WACO and WMU elementary parents will also have the opportunity to sign their child up for the program. Meetings will be from 12-1pm at the WACO Elementary Library and from 5-6pm at the Winfield-Mt. Union small gym. Light refreshments will be provided.

Walking School Bus Info Meetings

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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

Alanon

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

MPCSD Community Meeting

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MPCSD Community Meeting

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The Mt. Pleasant Community School District is holding a community meeting to discuss the strategic plan. It runs from 7 to 8:30 pm in the Community Room, on the 2nd floor of the Heatilator Civic Center.

MPCSD Community Meeting

SCC Spring History Class

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SCC Spring History Class

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

SCC Spring History Class

Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Swimming Registration Starts

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Swimming Registration Starts

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Walk-in registration is now open for Summer Swimming Lessons. You can find more information at www.cityofmountpleasantiowa.org or by calling Park and Rec at 385-1475.

Swimming Registration Starts

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Donnellson Italian Night

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Donnellson Italian Night

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Italian Night runs from 5 to 7 pm at the Donnellson American Legion Hall. They are serving vegetable and meatball marinara and pasta e fagioli, salad, dessert and drinks by freewill donation. It benefits the new Donnellson Public Library.

Donnellson Italian Night

First Fridays Art Walk

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First Fridays Art Walk

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First Fridays Art Walk in Fairfield has the theme of “Homegrown” and features local artists, musicians, photographers and filmmakers. It runs from 6 to 9 pm in galleries and businesses on and around the Fairfield town square.

First Fridays Art Walk

Fish Friy

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Fish Friy

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Houghton Knights of Columbus fish fry from 5 to 8 pm. Carry outs welcome.

Fish Friy

Iowa Wesleyan College announces Commencement events

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Iowa Wesleyan College announces Commencement events

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8 a.m.-5 p.m. – Senior Art Exhibition in the P.E.O. Building Art Gallery.
4-4:30 p.m. – Extended Learning Reception in the Howe Student Activity Center
5 -7 p.m. – Graduation Celebration, supper buffet for members of the Class of 2014 and their families hosted by President Steve & Sara Titus (Campus Lawn)
7 p.m. - Nurse Pinning Ceremony (Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium)

Iowa Wesleyan College announces Commencement events

Mepo Citywide Sales

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Mepo Citywide Sales

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Mediapolis City-wide Sales will be held today. There will be over 50 locations. Some places will be selling drinks, baked good and grilled food. Maps will be available at participating businesses. Rain or shine.

Mepo Citywide Sales

Oklahoma!

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Oklahoma!

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Mt. Pleasant High Schools presents “Oklahoma!” at 8 pm in the Heatilator Performing Arts Center. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for students.

Oklahoma!

Relay for Life 5K Fun Run/Walk

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Relay for Life 5K Fun Run/Walk

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North Lee County Relay for Life 5K Fun Run/Walk is at Rodeo Park in Fort Madison. Registration starts at 5:15 pm, with the event starting at 6:30 pm.

Relay for Life 5K Fun Run/Walk

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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

Senior Coffee & Tea

Spy School

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Spy School

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Danville High School presents the comedy-satire “Spy School” at 7:30 pm in the junior high school gym. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for students.

Spy School

Sunset Stroll and S'Mores

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Sunset Stroll and S'Mores

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Sunset Stroll and S’Mores is at the Heron Bend Conservation Area of Montrose. The free events runs from 7:30 to 8:30 pm.

Sunset Stroll and S'Mores

Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory at Big Hollow Outdoor Recreation Area is open for public viewing by the Astronomy Club. Weather permitting it will be open from sunset to 10:30 pm.

Witte Observatory Open

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Big Hollow Wilderness Run

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Big Hollow Wilderness Run

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The Big Hollow Wilderness Run starts at 9 am at the Big Hollow Recreation Area in Sperry. Sign-in starts at 8 am. Cost is $20.

Big Hollow Wilderness Run

Breakfast on Main Street

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Breakfast on Main Street

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Breakfast on Main Street runs from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House in Bonaparte. It benefits the Fourth of July Committee.

Breakfast on Main Street

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

DM Co Plant Sale

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DM Co Plant Sale

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Des Moines County Master Gardeners annual plant sale is from 8 am to 2 pm at the Troute farm in Burlington. There will be demonstrations and door prizes.

DM Co Plant Sale

Dueling Pianos

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Dueling Pianos

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Dueling Pianos, hosted by the Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance, starts at 7 pm at the Airport Road Vineyard. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at the Chamber Alliance and Hy-Vee.

Dueling Pianos

Fun Writing Workshop

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Fun Writing Workshop

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The Friends of the Salem Crew Public Library are sponsoring a Writing Workshop on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM in the library. The subject will be how to write the Six-Word Memoir and More. Designed for aspiring and experienced writers of all ages, the workshop is a fun and easy way to find new things to write about.

Everyone is welcome. All materials will be provided by the workshop presenter, former Salem Elementary teacher, Karen Osborne.

Fun Writing Workshop

Iowa Wesleyan College Commencement events

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Iowa Wesleyan College Commencement events

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10:30 a.m. – Baccalaureate Service in the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium. Rev. Michael L. Morgan of the First United Methodist Church in Marion, Iowa will give the address.
11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. – Graduation Lunch Buffet in the Student Union Dining Hall. No reservation needed. $10 adults; $5 children under 10.
1:30 p.m. - Commencement in Ruble Arena in the Howe Student Activity Center. IWC President Steven Titus will present the 2014 Commencement address. KILJ will carry the ceremonies live. A reception will be held on the central campus lawn following Commencement.

Iowa Wesleyan College Commencement events

Louisa Co Plant Sale

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Louisa Co Plant Sale

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Louisa County Master Gardeners annual Plant Sale starts at 8 am at the Heritage Center in Wapello. The sale includes baked goods and plants.

Louisa Co Plant Sale

Louisa County Master Gardener Plant Sale

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Louisa County Master Gardener Plant Sale

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The Louisa County Master Gardeners will hold their annual plant sale starting at 8:00 a.m., at the Heritage Center on Highway 61 in Wapello. The sale will be at the south end of the building so watch for signs. The MG’s will be happy to accept donations of plants, gardening tools, pots, etc. from non-members too.

Louisa County Master Gardener Plant Sale

Mepo Citywide Sales

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Mepo Citywide Sales

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Mediapolis City-wide Sales will be held today. There will be over 50 locations. Some places will be selling drinks, baked good and grilled food. Maps will be available at participating businesses. Rain or shine.

Mepo Citywide Sales

Mepo Dessert Bar

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Mepo Dessert Bar

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Mediapolis Friends of the Library Dessert Bar runs from 11 am to 1 pm. This is a fundraiser for children’s programs and is a freewill offering program.

Mepo Dessert Bar

New London Fire Department Spagetti Dinner

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New London Fire Department Spagetti Dinner

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New London Fire and Rescue Spaghetti Dinner serving from 3-7 pm at the fire station for a free will donation.

New London Fire Department Spagetti Dinner

NL Citywide Sales

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NL Citywide Sales

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New London Citywide Garage Sales start at 8 am. Participating will be the New London Presbyterian Church. They are serving coffee and rolls at 8 am. Rummage items will be for sale. They will be serving sandwiches, sides and dessert.

NL Citywide Sales

Oklahoma!

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Oklahoma!

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Mt. Pleasant High Schools presents “Oklahoma!” with performances at 8 pm in the Heatilator Performing Arts Center. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for students.

Oklahoma!

Spy School

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Spy School

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Danville High School presents the comedy-satire “Spy School” at 7:30 pm in the junior high school gym. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for students.

Spy School

Trash Pickup along Mt. Pleasant Streets

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Trash Pickup along Mt. Pleasant Streets

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Everyone is invited to join the Wayland State Bank Community Pride project. Meet at the Mt. Pleasant bank location at 9 am to help pick up trash along Mt. Pleasant streets. Garbage bag, gloves and maps will be provided.

Trash Pickup along Mt. Pleasant Streets

Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory Open

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Witte Observatory at Big Hollow Outdoor Recreation Area is open for public viewing by the Astronomy Club. Weather permitting it will be open from sunset to 10:30 pm.

Witte Observatory Open

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Alzheimer's Flag Football

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Alzheimer's Flag Football

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Blondes Vs. Brunettes Flag Football Fundraiser for Alzheimer’s Association starts at 2 pm at Burlington Regional Rec Plex.

Alzheimer's Flag Football

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Colors of Cancer Run/Walk

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Colors of Cancer Run/Walk

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The 2nd Annual 5K Colors of Cancer Run/Walk will be held at East Lake Park, Mt. Pleasant. Registration will begin at 1:30pm at East Shelter House. The race will begin at 3:00pm. Participants will walk or run through a burst of various colors representing the colors of cancer, wearing a white event shirt or a white shirt of your choice. A limited number of event shirts will be available for purchase at the event. The colored dust is a food grade powder and safe for human consumption, but please wear something to protect your eyes. Will be held rain or shine. Registration is $20 per person.

Colors of Cancer Run/Walk

Epic Iowa Roadtrip

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Epic Iowa Roadtrip

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Epic Iowa Roadtrip is from 8:15 to 9:30 am at the Burlington RecPlex. The public is invited to stop in, pick up a new Iowa Travel Guide and learn about travel and tourism.

Epic Iowa Roadtrip

Oklahoma!

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Oklahoma!

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Mt. Pleasant High Schools presents “Oklahoma!” at 2 pm in the Heatilator Performing Arts Center. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for students.

Oklahoma!

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Another MP Strategic Planning Info Meeting

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Another MP Strategic Planning Info Meeting

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The Mt. Pleasant Community School District will host a discussion on strategic planning at 7 pm in the second floor meeting room of the Mt. Pleasant Public library/Civic Center.

Another MP Strategic Planning Info Meeting

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Pioneer Cemetery Commission Meeting

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Pioneer Cemetery Commission Meeting

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

Pioneer Cemetery Commission Meeting

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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

Alanon

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Last MP Strategic Plan Info Meeting

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Last MP Strategic Plan Info Meeting

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The Mt. Pleasant Community School District will host a discussion on strategic planning at 7 pm in the second floor meeting room of the Mt. Pleasant Public library/Civic Center.

Last MP Strategic Plan Info Meeting

Meeting for Parents of 5th Graders

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Meeting for Parents of 5th Graders

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The Mt. Pleasant Community Middle School will host a meeting for parents of current 5th graders at 6:30 pm in the Middle School Cafeteria. This meeting will address the transition from 5th to 6th grade.

Meeting for Parents of 5th Graders

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Blood Drive in New London

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Blood Drive in New London

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The New London Lions Club will host a community blood drive from 1-6 pm a the New London Community Hall.

Blood Drive in New London

Bonaparte Pancake Supper

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Bonaparte Pancake Supper

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Bonaparte United Methodist Church holds a fundraiser Pancake Supper from 5 to 7 pm at the Bonaparte Opera House. It is a fundraiser for Imagine No Malaria. The meal is by freewill donation.

Bonaparte Pancake Supper

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Square Dance

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Square Dance

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

Square Dance

Square Dance

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Square Dance

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

Square Dance

Strategic Plan Meeting

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Strategic Plan Meeting

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A Strategic Planning Meeting will be held at 7 pm at Salem Elementary School. The community is encouraged to attend to discuss the Mt. Pleasant School District 5-year strategic plan.

Strategic Plan Meeting

Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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Car Cruise-In

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Car Cruise-In

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Heartland Road and Custom Car Cruise-In is from 5 to 8 pm at Advance Auto Parts. It is a family friendly event for hot rods, classic and muscle cars.

Car Cruise-In

Chihee Hwang

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Chihee Hwang

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The Sondheim Chamber Music Spotlight Series wraps up the season tonight with piano duo Chihee Hwang and Agnes Wan. They perform at 7:30 pm at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. Tickets are $15 for zone 1, $12 for zone 2 and $5 for youth. For tickets, call 641-472-2787 or visit fairfieldacc.com.

Chihee Hwang

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Keosauqua Blood Drive

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Keosauqua Blood Drive

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American Red Cross hosts a blood drive at the United Methodist Church of Keosauqua from noon to 6 pm. For an appointment, call Guelda Cronk at 293-3167.

Keosauqua Blood Drive

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Car Cruz

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Car Cruz

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Car Cruise-Ins start for the season tonight. It runs from 5 to 9 pm in downtown Mt. Pleasant.

Car Cruz

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Donnellson Chicken Dinner

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Donnellson Chicken Dinner

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The Donnellson American Legion hosts their annual Chicken Dinner tonight from5:30 to 7:30 pm. The meal includes one quarter chicken, two sides, and a beverage. Desserts and carryouts are available.

Donnellson Chicken Dinner

HTC Carnvial

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HTC Carnvial

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Holy Trinity Elementary Carnival is from 5 to 8 pm at the West Point school’s gym. There will be a cake walk, booths, a dunk tank, raffle and more. Food will be available for purchase.

HTC Carnvial

Mission Trip Bake Sale

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Mission Trip Bake Sale

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An Ethiopia Mission Trip hosts a Bake Sale at Hy-Vee Drug Town. It stats around 4 pm today.

Mission Trip Bake Sale

Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show

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Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show

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Louisa County Historical Society of Wapello hosts a “Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show” from 1 to 4 pm with special programs. There is an admission charge.

Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show

Rummage Sale

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Rummage Sale

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The Pioneer Historical Society Museum hosts a Rummage Sale Friday from 8 am to 4 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 3 pm at the Farmington Community Center. Items include quilts and pews from the First Congregational Church. Lunch will be served from 11 am to 2 pm.

Rummage Sale

SCC Animation Showcase

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SCC Animation Showcase

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SCC Animation Showcase starts at 7 pm at the Burlington Capitol Theater. Screening and awards will be held then with guest speakers starting at 8:15. Donations are welcome.

SCC Animation Showcase

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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

Senior Coffee & Tea

College Conversations Over Coffee

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College Conversations Over Coffee

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

College Conversations Over Coffee

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Bake Sale

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Bake Sale

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Pink Box Confections is having a bake sale today to support Share Our Strength-No Kid Hungry. The program supports efforts to end childhood hunger in the US. The Bake Sale is from 9 am to 2 pm at the business, 404 East Harlan.

Bake Sale

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Fifth of Showcase

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Fifth of Showcase

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`A Fifth of Showcase will be held at 7:30 pm at the Columbus High School Auditorium. There will be song, dance, readings and improve comedy performances. Admission is by freewill donation to benefit the high school debate/forensics team.

Fifth of Showcase

Mepo FFA Plant Sale

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Mepo FFA Plant Sale

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Mediapolis FFA Plant Sale is from 8 am to 4 pm at the greenhouse behind Mediapolis High School.

Mepo FFA Plant Sale

Peppy Pals 5K

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Peppy Pals 5K

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Huron Peppy Pals 4-H Club 5K Run/Walk has registration opening at 7 am at Cartwright Park in Mediapolis. Cost is $25 and benefits the Battered Women’s Shelter.

Peppy Pals 5K

Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show

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Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show

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Louisa County Historical Society of Wapello hosts “Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County.” It runs from 9 am to 3 pm and features special programs including a presentation from Mike Zahs. Lunch will be served today. An admission will be charged.

Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show

Rummage Sale

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Rummage Sale

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The Pioneer Historical Society Museum hosts a Rummage Sale Friday from 8 am to 4 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 3 pm at the Farmington Community Center. Items include quilts and pews from the First Congregational Church. Lunch will be served from 11 am to 2 pm.

Rummage Sale

Shop for Mom

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Shop for Mom

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The Relay for Life Team, No One Walks Alone, will have a Mother’s Day Gift Sale from 8 am to 2 pm at Kramer’s Gas in Salem. Shop for Mom! There will be gifts, gift baskets, and cut flowers and plants.

Shop for Mom

Songbird Banding Demonstration

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Songbird Banding Demonstration

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Friends of Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge host a songbird banding demonstration from 7 to 11 am in Wapello. No registration is required.

Songbird Banding Demonstration

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Mother's Day Fundraiser

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Mother's Day Fundraiser

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Mother’s Day Breakfast Fundraiser runs from 7 to 10 am at Aggie’s on the Square in West Point.

Mother's Day Fundraiser

Stone House Open House

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Stone House Open House

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The Stone House Community Center in Bonaparte hosts an Open House with refreshments and music to celebrate the renovation of the 1850s historic building. It is open from 2 to 4 pm.

Stone House Open House

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

HC Conservation Board Meeting

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HC Conservation Board Meeting

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The Henry County Conservation Board meets at 6 pm in the Conservation Board Meeting Room at Oakland Mills. The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome.

HC Conservation Board Meeting

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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

Alanon

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Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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

Blood Drive

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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

MP Moose Lodge Bingo

Tolson Open House

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Tolson Open House

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Tolson Community Action Center Open House is from 10 am to 1 pm.

Tolson Open House

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Exploring History in the Cemetery

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Exploring History in the Cemetery

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SCC Spring History Classes tonight focus on “Exploring History in the Cemetery.” Session 1 will be held in the SCC Mt. Pleasant classroom and is devoted to the organization, marker styles and symbolism. Local cemeteries will be discusses with a focus on veterans. Session 2 features a walking tour of the Forest Home Cemetery. Pat White and Dave and Mona Gates are the instructors. It will be held from 6 to 8 pm and is $25.

Exploring History in the Cemetery

HTC Spring Band Concert

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HTC Spring Band Concert

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Holy Trinity Catholic’s Spring Band Concert starts at 7 pm in the Jr/Sr High Gym.

HTC Spring Band Concert

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Mediapolis’ Baccalaureate will be held at 7 pm in the Auditorium.

Mepo Baccalaureate

Next Lunch and Learn

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Next Lunch and Learn

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The Henry County Health Center Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Department’s support group will hold a “Lunch and Learn” at 12:00 Noon in the Health Education Center at Henry County Health Center. The topic will be Stress Management. Lunch will be provided. Anyone with concerns about heart or lung disease is welcome to attend.

Next Lunch and Learn

Olds Lions Tip Night

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Olds Lions Tip Night

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The Olds Lions Club hosts a Tip Night at Pizza Ranch tonight from 5 to 8 pm. All tips and a portion of the proceeds to towards charities and organizations that the club supports.

Olds Lions Tip Night

WACO Baccalaureate

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WACO’s Baccalaureate starts at 7 pm at the High School Main Gym.

WACO Baccalaureate

Immunization Clinics

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

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

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

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The Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale will be held at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall. Thursday it is open from noon to 6 pm, Friday from 9 am to 5 pm and Saturday from 8 am to noon. Saturday, bring your grocery bag and fill it for $2.

Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

Mepo PreK Graduation

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Mediapolis PreK Graduation starts at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium.

Mepo PreK Graduation

Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

Sundowners Book Club

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

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CJ Farmers Market

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

CJ Farmers Market

Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

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The Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale will be held at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall. Thursday it is open from noon to 6 pm, Friday from 9 am to 5 pm and Saturday from 8 am to noon. Saturday, bring your grocery bag and fill it for $2.

Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

Senior Coffee & Tea

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

Senior Coffee & Tea

The Odd Couple

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The Odd Couple

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Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Odd Couple” in the basement of the Theater Museum on the Old Threshers’ grounds. Tickets are on sale at the door at CreativeOutletIowa.com. $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and college students, $7 for vets and $5 for youth. Performances are 7:30 pm Friday, 2 and 7:30 pm on Saturday and 2 pm on Sunday.

The Odd Couple

WACO Preschool Graduation

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WACO Preschool Graduation starts at 6:30 pm at the EL Gym.

WACO Preschool Graduation

Wine to Support Scouting

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`The 1st annual Wine to Support Scouting starts at 6 pm at Airport Road Vineyard. There will be wine, appetizers, live music and both silent and live auctions. Bill Heller performs. Tickets are $30 each or $50 for couples. Each ticket includes a keepsake wine glass and glass of wine. Money raised supports area youth in the scouting program.

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Annual Plant Sale

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Mt. Pleasant Master Gardener Annual Plant Sale 9 am at McMillan Park in Wright Pavilion.

Annual Plant Sale

Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

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The Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale will be held at St. Alphonsus Manning Hall. Thursday it is open from noon to 6 pm, Friday from 9 am to 5 pm and Saturday from 8 am to noon. Saturday, bring your grocery bag and fill it for $2.

Ladies of Charity Rummage Sale

Lincoln Book & Bake Sale

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A Book and Bake Sale fundraiser for Lincoln Elementary will be held from 8 am to noon at Lincoln Gym. New and gently used children’s books are 25 cents and unused washable/reversible book bags (including one book) are $4.

Lincoln Book & Bake Sale

MP Farmers Market

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Its opening day for the Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market. It runs from 8:30 to 11 am at McMillan Park.

MP Farmers Market

MP Master Gardeners Plant Sale

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Henry County Master Gardeners annual plant sale starts at 8:30 am at the Farmers Market. They will be selling divided perennials, annual flower and vegetable transplants and seeds

MP Master Gardeners Plant Sale

MP Women's Club Iris Show

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The 63rd annual Mt. Pleasant Women’s Club Iris Show is from 12:30 to 3 pm at the HCHC Lobby. Flower arrangements will be accepted in various categories. Original artwork including paintings, quilts, pottery, iron and needlework will also be accepted and displayed. Participants need to be entered between 8 and 10:30 am.

MP Women's Club Iris Show

Salem Old Settlers Poker Run

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Salem Old Settlers Poker Run to raise funds for the carnival during the Salem Old Settlers Celebration will begin at noon today at the Underground in Salem with five stops. The final stop is the Underground with cards drawn at 5:30. The event will be held rain or shine, all vehicles welcome. There is a $100 1st prize for winning hand. All proceeds go for the carnival at Old Settlers.

Salem Old Settlers Poker Run

SCC Car Show

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The SCC Car Show is from 9 am to 3 pm at the SCC Agristock Arena in West Burlington. Its open to all makes and motorcycles in 20 classes.

SCC Car Show

The Odd Couple

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The Odd Couple

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Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Odd Couple” in the basement of the Theater Museum on the Old Threshers’ grounds. Tickets are on sale at the door at CreativeOutletIowa.com. $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and college students, $7 for vets and $5 for youth. Performances are 7:30 pm Friday, 2 and 7:30 pm on Saturday and 2 pm on Sunday.

The Odd Couple

Singles Dance

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

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Lee Co. EMS Open House

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Lee Co. EMS Open House

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Lee County EMS Council Open House is from 1 to 3 pm at Fort Madison Community Hospital. Fire and rescue equipment will be on display, air ambulance, first responders and free Kidz Safe ID cards.

Lee Co. EMS Open House

NL Graduation

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New London School’s Commencement starts at 2 pm at Charles Lorber Gymnasium.

NL Graduation

Polishville Dance

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Polishville Dance

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Polishville Community Center of Brighton hosts a dance with Ned Francis of Mt. Sterling from 6 to 9 pm with food on sale at 4:30.

Polishville Dance

The History of Women Through Hats

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Faith Lutheran Church of Burlington hosts a program “The History of Women Through Hats” at 11:30 am. Admission is free and a salad luncheon will be served.

The History of Women Through Hats

The Odd Couple

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Creative Outlet Theater Ensemble performs “The Odd Couple” in the basement of the Theater Museum on the Old Threshers’ grounds. Tickets are on sale at the door at CreativeOutletIowa.com. $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and college students, $7 for vets and $5 for youth. Performances are 7:30 pm Friday, 2 and 7:30 pm on Saturday and 2 pm on Sunday.

The Odd Couple

WACO Graduation

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WACO’s Graduation starts at 2 pm.

WACO Graduation

Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

MPCHS Concert

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The Mt. Pleasant High School Concert starts at 7:30 pm in the High School Gym.

MPCHS Concert

WACO Elementary Relays

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WACO 3rd-6th Elementary Relays start at 12:45 pm at the High School Track.

WACO Elementary Relays

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

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

Bingo

Alanon

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First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

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

Alanon

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

MPCMS Spring Concert

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MPCMS Spring Concert

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The Mt. Pleasant Middle School Spring Concert starts at 7 pm at the Middle School Gym.

MPCMS Spring Concert

NAMI Meetings

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

NAMI Meetings

NL MS Spring Concert

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The New London Middle School Spring Concert will be held at 7 pm in the Auditorium.

NL MS Spring Concert

TOPS #212...

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

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

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

County Preservation Commission to Meet

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The Henry County Historic Preservation Commission will meet at 1:30 P.M. on the first floor of the Henry County Court House. Included on the agenda will be the recognition of May as Preservation Month and an election of a vice president to fill the position held by the late Donald Young.

County Preservation Commission to Meet

HTC Senior Awards Night

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HTC Senior Awards Night

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Holy Trinity Catholic’s Senior High Awards Night will be held at 6:30 pm in the HTC Jr/Sr High Gym.

HTC Senior Awards Night

MPCHS Baccalaureate

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Mt. Pleasant’s Baccalaureate will be held at 7 pm in the High School Gym.

MPCHS Baccalaureate

NL 6th Grade Orientation

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NL 6th Grade Orientation

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New London Schools 6th Grade Orientation starts at 5:30 pm in the Ronald Coberly Auditorium.

NL 6th Grade Orientation

Square Dance

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Circle 8 Square Dancers host a dance from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Jerry Story will be the caller.

Square Dance

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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AMP Event

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AMP, the Chamber’s Young Professionals group, meets at 5:30 pm for a dinner at Pad Thai with free appetizers. Then go to Main Street Cinemas for a movie at a reduced price and a free bag of popcorn. There will also be a prize for the first 19 attendees.

AMP Event

Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

MPCHS Senior Awards

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Mt. Pleasant Schools Senior Awards Assembly starts at 7 pm at the High School Gym.

MPCHS Senior Awards

Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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A Blood Drive will be held from 11 am to 2 pm at HCHC in the Health Education Center. To schedule an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Blood Drive

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Greater Iowa Swap Meet

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Greater Iowa Swap Meet

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The Greater Iowa Swap Meet and Flea Market is today. There is free admission and there will be food on the grounds.

Greater Iowa Swap Meet

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

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Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

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Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast is from 6 to 10:15 am at the Wright Family Event Pavilion during the Greater Iowa Swap Meet. Cost is $5 for adults and $2 for children 5 to 12.

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Bentonsport Quilt Show & Flea Market

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The first annual Quilt Show in Bentonsport is today from 9 am to 5 pm in the Stone House. Various quilts will be displayed and a quilt will be raffled off. A $5 admission donation includes a raffle entry and door prize entry. This is sponsored by Bentonsport Improvement Association. The Bentonsport Historic District’s annual Flea Market and Craft Show is today from 10 am to 5 pm. Handcrafted items, antiques, tools, yard art, collectibles, and more will be available for purchase. Area businesses will have artist demonstrations.

Bentonsport Quilt Show & Flea Market

Bonaparte Book Sale

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Bonaparte Book Sale

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The Friends of the Bonapate Library hold a book sale today at the Bonaparte Library from 7 am to 8 pm. They will be serving sandwiches, sno-cones, chips, popcorn and beverages.

Bonaparte Book Sale

Bonaparte Dinner

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Bonaparte First Responders Fundraiser is from 4 to 7 pm at the Bonaparte Fire Station. They will be serving bbq chicken, baked beans, cheesy hashbrowns and a drink by freewill offering. Takeout is available. There will also be a 50/50 raffle.

Bonaparte Dinner

Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Critter Catch

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Critter Catch

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Starr’s Cave Nature Center annual free Critter Catch is from 10 to 11 am. The event is hands-on exploration of Flint Creek Participants will catch frogs, crawdads, snails and more. Meet by the picnic shelter for a brief introduction.

Critter Catch

Greater Iowa Swap Meet

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The Greater Iowa Swap Meet and Flea Market is today. There is free admission and there will be food on the grounds.

Greater Iowa Swap Meet

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

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Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

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Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast is from 6 to 10:15 am at the Wright Family Event Pavilion during the Greater Iowa Swap Meet. Cost is $5 for adults and $2 for children 5 to 12.

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

Lockridge Memorial Day Celebration

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The Lockridge Memorial Day Celebration is today (that’s right) beginning at 8 am at the Lockridge Cemetery. Follow the brief service there will be refreshments and a program at the Community Center.

Lockridge Memorial Day Celebration

NL VFW Dinner

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New London VFW hosts a catfish and chicken dinner from 5 to 7:30 pm. Catfish is $9.50, chicken $7. Meals include a roll of choice of two sides.

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Bentonsport Flea Market & Craft Show

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Bentonsport Historic District’s annual Flea Market and Craft Show is today from 10 am to 5 pm. Handcrafted items, antiques, tools, yard art, collectibles, and more will be available for purchase. Area businesses will have artist demonstrations.

Bentonsport Flea Market & Craft Show

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

HTC Graduation

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Holy Trinity Catholic’s Graduation starts at 2 pm at the Jr/Sr High Gym.

HTC Graduation

Memorial Day 5K Fun Run/Walk

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Memorial Day 5K Fun Run/Walk

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A Memorial Day 5K Fun Run/Walk starts at 2 pm at the Riverview Country Club. Cost is $35 and fund go to a new community pool. There will be prizes for most alumni class participants, best costume and more.

Memorial Day 5K Fun Run/Walk

MPCHS Graduation

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MPCHS Graduation

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Mt. Pleasant High School’s Graduation will be indoors at the high school. Graduation starts at 2:30 pm in the high school gym. Doors open at 1:30 pm.

MPCHS Graduation

Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Memorial Day Concert

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

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

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

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

Memorial Day Concert

Memorial Day Service

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

Memorial Day Service

Mt. Pleasant Memorial Day Observation

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

Mt. Pleasant Memorial Day Observation

NL Memorial Day Program

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NL Memorial Day Program

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

NL Memorial Day Program

Wayland Breakfast

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Wayland Breakfast

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

Wayland Breakfast

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

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First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

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

Alanon

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Afraid of the Unknown

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Afraid of the Unknown

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

Afraid of the Unknown

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Tuesday Turtles Deadline

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Tuesday Turtles Deadline

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

Tuesday Turtles Deadline

MP Library Book Club

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

MP Library Book Club

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

MP Library Book Club

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

HCHC Foundation Holds Book Fair

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HCHC Foundation Holds Book Fair

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

HCHC Foundation Holds Book Fair

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Burlington Book Sale

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Burlington Book Sale

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

Burlington Book Sale

CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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

CJ Farmers Market

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Despicable Me 2

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Despicable Me 2

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

Despicable Me 2

Golf Camp Deadline

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Golf Camp Deadline

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

Golf Camp Deadline

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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

Senior Coffee & Tea

Wayland Citywide Sales

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Wayland Citywide Sales

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

Wayland Citywide Sales

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Adventure Day

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Adventure Day

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

Adventure Day

Burlington Book Sale

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Burlington Book Sale

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

Burlington Book Sale

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Cotillion Club Dance

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Cotillion Club Dance

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

Cotillion Club Dance

Donnellson Chicken Cookout & Auction

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

Donnellson Chicken Cookout & Auction

HC Heritage Center Program

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HC Heritage Center Program

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

HC Heritage Center Program

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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

MP Farmers Market

Wayland Citywide Sales

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Wayland Citywide Sales

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

Wayland Citywide Sales

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Burlington Band Concert

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Burlington Band Concert

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

Burlington Band Concert

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Dover Museum Presentation

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Dover Museum Presentation

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

Dover Museum Presentation

Teddy Bear Picnic

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Teddy Bear Picnic

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

Teddy Bear Picnic

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous