Community Calendar

Month Week Day

Events in July 2014

  • July 1, 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.

    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.

  • July 2, 2014

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    Alive After Five

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

    Alive After Five will be held at the Theater Museum on the Old Threshers grounds from 5 to 7 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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    Winfield Blood Drive

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

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

    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.

  • July 3, 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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    Great American Blood Drive

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

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

    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.

  • July 4, 2014

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    CJ Farmers Market

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

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

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    Closure

    Mt. Pleasant City offices are closed.

    Mt. Pleasant City offices are closed

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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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    Donnellson 4th Parade & Dinner

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

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

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    Donnellson UMC Breakfast, Sale

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

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

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    Keosauqua Fourth

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

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

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    Morning Sun Fourth

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

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

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    MP Fourth

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

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

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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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    Wayland Fourth Celebration

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

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

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    Weekly Fish Fry

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

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

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    Witte Observatory Open

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

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

  • July 5, 2014

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    Bluebird Breakfast

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

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

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    Breakfast on Main Street

    Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House. It benefits Santa’s Helpers.

    Breakfast on Main Street is from 7 to 9 am at the Whiteley Opera House. It benefits Santa’s Helpers.

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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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    Crawfordsville Fun Days

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

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

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    Keosauqua Birthday Celebration

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

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

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    Morning Sun Fourth

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

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

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    MP Farmers Market

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

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

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    Run Walk or Tic 5K

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

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

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    Swedish Pancake Breakfast

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

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

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    Symphonic Blast!

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

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

  • July 6, 2014

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    Art Center Exhibit Opens

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

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

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    Burlington Band Performs

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

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

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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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    Keosauqua Birthday Celebration

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

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

    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.

  • July 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.

    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.

  • July 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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    Hillsboro Blood Drive

    Hillsboro Community Blood Drive is from 3:30 to 5:30 pm in the Community Center. All donors receive a free t-shirt. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401. Walk-ins are welcome.

    Hillsboro Community Blood Drive is from 3:30 to 5:30 pm in the Community Center. All donors receive a free t-shirt. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401. Walk-ins are welcome.

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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.

  • July 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.

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    Ice Cream Social

    Peace Lutheran Church is having an ice cream social. Serving begins at 5 pm. There will be creamed chicken, pulled pork, maidrites, salads and homemade pie. The church is located on Beaverdale Road, West Burlington.

    Peace Lutheran Church is having an ice cream social. Serving begins at 5 pm. There will be creamed chicken, pulled pork, maidrites, salads and homemade pie. The church is located on Beaverdale Road, West Burlington.

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    West Liberty Foods Blood Drive

    West Liberty Foods hosts a Blood Drive from 1:30 to 4:30 pm on the Donor Bus in the parking lot. For an appointment, call John DeLlanos at 385-5912.

    West Liberty Foods hosts a Blood Drive from 1:30 to 4:30 pm on the Donor Bus in the parking lot. For an appointment, call John DeLlanos at 385-5912.

    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.

  • July 10, 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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    Community Band Performs

    A Community Band Concert starts at 7 pm at Wright Pavilion at McMillan Park.

    A Community Band Concert starts at 7 pm at Wright Pavilion at McMillan Park.

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    Keosauqua Blood Drive

    American Red Cross hold a blood drive from 11:30 am to 6 m in the United Methodist Church of Keosauqua. For an appointment call Guelda Cronk at 293-3167.

    American Red Cross hold a blood drive from 11:30 am to 6 m in the United Methodist Church of Keosauqua. For an appointment call Guelda Cronk at 293-3167.

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    Thanks With Franks

    Thanks With Franks is from 5 to 7 pm in Central Park. There will be free hot dogs as well as face painting, kids games and a bouncy house.

    Thanks With Franks is from 5 to 7 pm in Central Park. There will be free hot dogs as well as face painting, kids games and a bouncy house.

    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.

  • July 11, 2014

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    Car Cruz

    A Car Cruz-In will be held in downtown Mt. Pleasant from 5 to 9 pm.

     

    A Car Cruz-In will be held in downtown Mt. Pleasant from 5 to 9 pm.

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    CJ Farmers Market

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

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

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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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    Farmington Farmers Market

    The Farmington Farmers Market is from 3:30 to 6:30 pm at the Shelterhouse on the riverbank.

    The Farmington Farmers Market is from 3:30 to 6:30 pm at the Shelterhouse on the riverbank.

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    HCHC at Hy-Vee

    HCHC’s Chronic Disease Self-Care Group travels to Hy-Vee for a free educational event from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Meet in the Pharmacy. A dietician will present a tour of the store. This is for anyone with a chronic disease who would like to learn more about how to control their disease. The public is invited to attend this free program.

    HCHC’s Chronic Disease Self-Care Group travels to Hy-Vee for a free educational event from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Meet in the Pharmacy. A dietician will present a tour of the store. This is for anyone with a chronic disease who would like to learn more about how to control their disease. The public is invited to attend this free program.

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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.

  • July 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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    Horse Fun Show

    A Horse Fun Show starts at 10 am at Smok’N Guns Arena in Danville. Entry fee is $5, spectator admission is free.

    A Horse Fun Show starts at 10 am at Smok’N Guns Arena in Danville. Entry fee is $5, spectator admission is free.

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    Keosauqua Flower Show

    Town and Country Garden Flower Show is at the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua. Public viewing is from 1:30 to 3 pm. Admission is free.

    Town and Country Garden Flower Show is at the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua. Public viewing is from 1:30 to 3 pm. Admission is free.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    New London VFW hosts a ham steak and ribeye steak dinner from 5 to 7:30. Dinner includes baked potato, salad and a dinner roll. Ham dinner is $10, ribeye dinner is $14.

    New London VFW hosts a ham steak and ribeye steak dinner from 5 to 7:30. Dinner includes baked potato, salad and a dinner roll. Ham dinner is $10, ribeye dinner is $14.

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    Relay for Life Blood Drive

    Relay for Life of Henry County Blood Drive is from 8:30 to 11 am in the Howe Student Activity Center. For an appointment, call Danielle Davidson at 537-1008.

    Relay for Life of Henry County Blood Drive is from 8:30 to 11 am in the Howe Student Activity Center. For an appointment, call Danielle Davidson at 537-1008.

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    Snake Ball

    Snake Ball starts at 10 am in downtown Burlington. The farthest ball down the alley wins. Burlington Bee players will be present to give autographs.

    Snake Ball starts at 10 am in downtown Burlington. The farthest ball down the alley wins. Burlington Bee players will be present to give autographs.

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    Twin Lakes Dinner

    Twin Lakes Golf Course of Winfield hosts a ribeye steak or chicken breast dinner. Cost is $15. The meal is from 5 to 8 pm for the club monthly fundraiser.

    Twin Lakes Golf Course of Winfield hosts a ribeye steak or chicken breast dinner. Cost is $15. The meal is from 5 to 8 pm for the club monthly fundraiser.

  • July 13, 2014

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    Burlington Band Performs

    Burlington Municipal Band performs at 7:30 pm in the Crapo Park Band Shell. It also features the touring Roseville, MN band. Admission is free.

    Burlington Municipal Band performs at 7:30 pm in the Crapo Park Band Shell. It also features the touring Roseville, MN band. Admission is free.

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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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    Polishville Dance

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

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

    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.

  • July 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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    VB Co Fair

    The Van Buren County Fair’s 2014 Fair Junior Miss and Queen Contest starts at 6:30 pm.

    The Van Buren County Fair’s 2014 Fair Junior Miss and Queen Contest starts at 6:30 pm.

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    Yarmouth Blood Drive

    Yarmouth Baptist Church hosts a community blood drive from 3:30 to 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall. For an appointment, call Gayle Carleton at 865-5701. Walk-ins are welcome.

    Yarmouth Baptist Church hosts a community blood drive from 3:30 to 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall. For an appointment, call Gayle Carleton at 865-5701. Walk-ins are welcome.

    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.

  • July 15, 2014

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    Chamber Chat

    A Chamber Chat is from 8 to 9 am at Tazza Bella. The topic is “Generation Gap in the Workplace.” This is an informal conversation for Chamber member who may not be able to attend lunch hour or after work activities. This is free to Chamber members.

    A Chamber Chat is from 8 to 9 am at Tazza Bella. The topic is “Generation Gap in the Workplace.” This is an informal conversation for Chamber member who may not be able to attend lunch hour or after work activities. This is free to Chamber members.

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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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    HC Fair

    Henry County Fair: 7 pm queen contest, 4-H clothing program and State Fair Hall of Fame recipient announced.

    Henry County Fair: 7 pm queen contest, 4-H clothing program and State Fair Hall of Fame recipient announced.

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    NAMI Meetings

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

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

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    NL Baseball

    KILJ-FM and kilj.com brings you class 1A boys baseball district action from Keosaqua when New London plays Holy Trinity Catholic at 5 p.m. from Van Buren High School.

    KILJ-FM and kilj.com brings you class 1A boys baseball district action from Keosaqua when New London plays Holy Trinity Catholic at 5 p.m. from Van Buren High School.

    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.

  • July 16, 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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    HC Fair

    Henry County Fair: 3 pm the dog show, 5 pm the poultry show, 5 pm Bacon Contest and at 7 pm the Bill Riley Talent Show.

    Henry County Fair: 3 pm the dog show, 5 pm the poultry show, 5 pm Bacon Contest and at 7 pm the Bill Riley Talent Show.

    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.

  • July 17, 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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    Community Band Performs

    A Community Band Concert will be held at 7 pm in the Wright Family Pavilion at McMillan Park as part of the Henry County Fair. A variety of music will be performed. This is a free concert.

    A Community Band Concert will be held at 7 pm in the Wright Family Pavilion at McMillan Park as part of the Henry County Fair. A variety of music will be performed. This is a free concert.

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    HC Fair

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: SunnyBrook breakfast, 8 am sheep show, 9:30 am Lego Contest, 10 to 4 Drive 4 UR Community, 11:30 am goat and sheep show, 5 pm working exhibits, 5 to 6:30 pm the Farm Family Appreciation Meal, 7 pm City Band performance and 8:15 the Toilet Bowl Races.

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: SunnyBrook breakfast, 8 am sheep show, 9:30 am Lego Contest, 10 to 4 Drive 4 UR Community, 11:30 am goat and sheep show, 5 pm working exhibits, 5 to 6:30 pm the Farm Family Appreciation Meal, 7 pm City Band performance and 8:15 the Toilet Bowl Races.

    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.

  • July 18, 2014

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    CJ Farmers Market

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

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

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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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    Doubt: A Parable

    Creative Outlet Theater and SunnyBrook Assisted Living presents “Doubt: A Parable.” Performances are at the IWC Treischmann science Hall, Friday at 7:30 pm, Saturday at 2 and 7:30 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 18.

    Creative Outlet Theater and SunnyBrook Assisted Living presents “Doubt: A Parable.” Performances are at the IWC Treischmann science Hall, Friday at 7:30 pm, Saturday at 2 and 7:30 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 18.

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    Farmington Farmers Market

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

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

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    HC Fair

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: Farm Service/Agriland Breakfast, 8:30 am swine show, 11 to 1:30 HCHC Health Fair, noon rabbit show, 2 pm Barn Yard Olympics, 4 to 7 pm Conservation Show, 5 pm Crazy About Cupcakes Contest, 5 pm Redneck Truck Night, 5:30 beef production show, 6 pm kids pedal pull, 7 pm garden tractor pull, 8 pm 5K Neon Stampede 5k glow in the dark run/walk.

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    HCHC Blood Drive

    A Blood Drive will be held at HCHC’s Health Education Center from 11 am to 2 pm. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401. Walk-ins are always welcome.

    A Blood Drive will be held at HCHC’s Health Education Center from 11 am to 2 pm. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401. Walk-ins are always welcome.

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    MP Baseball

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant 3A district baseball vs. Oskaloosa at Fairfield at 5 pm on 105.5 FM and streaming live at kilj.com.

    SPORTS: Mt. Pleasant 3A district baseball vs. Oskaloosa at Fairfield at 5 pm on 105.5 FM and streaming live at kilj.com.

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    Paddle at Pollmiller

    Paddle at Pollmiller is from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at Pollmiller Park Lake in West Point. Its hosted by Lee County Conservation Board. Donations are welcome.

    Paddle at Pollmiller is from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at Pollmiller Park Lake in West Point. Its hosted by Lee County Conservation Board. Donations are welcome.

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    Rock Around the Block

    Rock Around the Block returns to Central Park tonight. Rock band Dogs on Skis performs from 6 to 10 pm. Food sales start at 5:30. Its fun for the entire family with a bounce house, obstacle course, dunk tank, free sno cones and popcorn. Food from Subway will be available for purchase.

    Rock Around the Block returns to Central Park tonight. Rock band Dogs on Skis performs from 6 to 10 pm. Food sales start at 5:30. Its fun for the entire family with a bounce house, obstacle course, dunk tank, free sno cones and popcorn. Food from Subway will be available for purchase.

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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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    Summer Theater Play

    Summer Theater Play “Chain Stores” starts at 7:30 pm at the Theater Museum. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for ages 11 and younger

    Summer Theater Play “Chain Stores” starts at 7:30 pm at the Theater Museum. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for ages 11 and younger

  • July 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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    Dance Team Car Wash

    The Mt. Pleasant Community and Area SE Competition Dance Team hosts a fundraiser at HyVee Gas Station today from 10 am to 2 pm. It is by freewill donation. All proceeds help the girls, ages 5 to 17, to participate in dance competitions and conventions.

    The Mt. Pleasant Community and Area SE Competition Dance Team hosts a fundraiser at HyVee Gas Station today from 10 am to 2 pm. It is by freewill donation. All proceeds help the girls, ages 5 to 17, to participate in dance competitions and conventions.

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    Doubt: A Parable

    Creative Outlet Theater and SunnyBrook Assisted Living presents “Doubt: A Parable.” Performances are at the IWC Treischmann science Hall, Friday at 7:30 pm, Saturday at 2 and 7:30 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 18.

    Creative Outlet Theater and SunnyBrook Assisted Living presents “Doubt: A Parable.” Performances are at the IWC Treischmann science Hall, Friday at 7:30 pm, Saturday at 2 and 7:30 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 18.

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    Glo Run

    The 2nd annual Glo Run, a 5K Fun Run/Walk will be held in West Point. Registration is from 7 to 8:30 pm with the race starting at 9. The race begins on the street near City Hall. Pre-registration price is $25, including a t-shirt and glow necklace, cost is $3 0 the day of. Proceeds benefit the HTC volleyball team.

    The 2nd annual Glo Run, a 5K Fun Run/Walk will be held in West Point. Registration is from 7 to 8:30 pm with the race starting at 9. The race begins on the street near City Hall. Pre-registration price is $25, including a t-shirt and glow necklace, cost is $3 0 the day of. Proceeds benefit the HTC volleyball team.

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    HC Fair

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: Precision Equipment breakfast, 8 am beef show, 11 am and 1 pm Teddy Bear Band, noon Teddy Bear picnic, 12:30 to 1:30 kids carnival, 2 pm water balloon volleyball, 2 pm Antique Roadshow and 7 pm demo derby.

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: Precision Equipment breakfast, 8 am beef show, 11 am and 1 pm Teddy Bear Band, noon Teddy Bear picnic, 12:30 to 1:30 kids carnival, 2 pm water balloon volleyball, 2 pm Antique Roadshow and 7 pm demo derby.

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    MP Farmers Market

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

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

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    MP Moose Lodge Car Cruise

    Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge Car Cruise is from 1 to 6 pm at the lodge. Drinks and food will be available for purchase. There will also be a raffle.

    Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge Car Cruise is from 1 to 6 pm at the lodge. Drinks and food will be available for purchase. There will also be a raffle.

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    Summer Theater Play

    Summer Theater Play “Chain Stores” starts at 7:30 pm at the Theater Museum. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for ages 11 and younger

    Summer Theater Play “Chain Stores” starts at 7:30 pm at the Theater Museum. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for ages 11 and younger

    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.

  • July 20, 2014

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    Bentonsport Chatauqua

    Bentonsport Chatauqua presents “First Settlers of Benton’s Port” at 3 pm at the Stone House Community Hall. Refreshments will be served starting at 2:30.

    Bentonsport Chatauqua presents “First Settlers of Benton’s Port” at 3 pm at the Stone House Community Hall. Refreshments will be served starting at 2:30.

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    Burlington Band Performs

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

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

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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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    Doubt: A Parable

    Creative Outlet Theater and SunnyBrook Assisted Living presents “Doubt: A Parable.” Performances are at the IWC Treischmann science Hall, Friday at 7:30 pm, Saturday at 2 and 7:30 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 18.

    Creative Outlet Theater and SunnyBrook Assisted Living presents “Doubt: A Parable.” Performances are at the IWC Treischmann science Hall, Friday at 7:30 pm, Saturday at 2 and 7:30 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Doors open 30 minutes before the show. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 18.

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    HC Fair

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: pancake breakfast, 8:30 am horse show, 9 am service and hymn sing, 1 pm antique tractor pull, 1 pm poultry show, 7 pm “The Mind Wizard” Ray Thompson and fair memories movie with free popcorn and soda.

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: pancake breakfast, 8:30 am horse show, 9 am service and hymn sing, 1 pm antique tractor pull, 1 pm poultry show, 7 pm “The Mind Wizard” Ray Thompson and fair memories movie with free popcorn and soda.

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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: community church service at 9 am with brunch to follow. Parade at 4 pm. Dinner served from 5 to 7. Pie eating contest at 5:30.

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    Square Dance

    Circle 8 Square Dance Club “Circle 8 Special” dance is from 2 to 4:30 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Curt Braffet is the caller.

    Circle 8 Square Dance Club “Circle 8 Special” dance is from 2 to 4:30 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Curt Braffet is the caller.

    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.

  • July 21, 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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    HC Fair

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: breakfast by KILJ and 9 am ribbon auction.

    HENRY COUNTY FAIR: breakfast by KILJ and 9 am ribbon auction.

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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: Family Night. 6pm fair queen and princess contest.

    Louisa County Fair: Family Night. 6pm fair queen and princess contest.

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    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.

  • July 22, 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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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: Breakfast by Agriland. Nick’s Fun Show at 10 am, 2:30 and 5 pm. Rabbit show at noon. Lunch by cattlemen. Oreo stacking contest at 2. Cowboy mounted shooting demonstration at 4. Horse show at 6 pm. Bill Riley Talent Show at 6.

    Louisa County Fair: Breakfast by Agriland. Nick’s Fun Show at 10 am, 2:30 and 5 pm. Rabbit show at noon. Lunch by cattlemen. Oreo stacking contest at 2. Cowboy mounted shooting demonstration at 4. Horse show at 6 pm. Bill Riley Talent Show at 6.

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    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.

  • July 23, 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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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa Co. Fair: Sheep show at 8 am, Nick’s Fun Show at 10 am, 1 and 4 pm. Ford Drive For Your Community from 10 am to 3 pm, Joyful Sounds performs from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, Goat Show at 11:30, Conservation Station from 1 to 5, Mutton Bustin’ and Animal Scramble at 6, Teen Dance at 9.

    Louisa Co. Fair: Sheep show at 8 am, Nick’s Fun Show at 10 am, 1 and 4 pm. Ford Drive For Your Community from 10 am to 3 pm, Joyful Sounds performs from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, Goat Show at 11:30, Conservation Station from 1 to 5, Mutton Bustin’ and Animal Scramble at 6, Teen Dance at 9.

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    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.

  • July 24, 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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    Lake Darling Reopening

    The Lake Darling State Park Early Reopening Ribbon Cutting and Basket Picnic at 1:30 pm. Lake Darling will open to the public on this date. There will be an unveiling of a bronze bust. Hy-Vee will be selling food from 2 to 4 pm with a portion of the proceeds going to the Friends Cabin Project. Complimentary boat rides will be given by DNR staff.

    The Lake Darling State Park Early Reopening Ribbon Cutting and Basket Picnic at 1:30 pm. Lake Darling will open to the public on this date. There will be an unveiling of a bronze bust. Hy-Vee will be selling food from 2 to 4 pm with a portion of the proceeds going to the Friends Cabin Project. Complimentary boat rides will be given by DNR staff.

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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: beef show at 8 am, rural health and safety display from 9 am to 4 pm, commodities carnival from 10 am to 4 pm, Country Panhandlers from 11:30 to 12:30, Second Hand Toes at 12:30, poultry show at 2:30, bingo at 2:30, tractor pull at 4, Clover Kids animal show at 6, farmers Olympics at 7, teen dance at 9.

    Louisa County Fair: beef show at 8 am, rural health and safety display from 9 am to 4 pm, commodities carnival from 10 am to 4 pm, Country Panhandlers from 11:30 to 12:30, Second Hand Toes at 12:30, poultry show at 2:30, bingo at 2:30, tractor pull at 4, Clover Kids animal show at 6, farmers Olympics at 7, teen dance at 9.

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    MP Community Band

    The Mt. Pleasant Community band plays a free concert in Central Park tonight at 7 pm. A variety of music will be performed including Broadway musicals, pop tunes and marches

    The Mt. Pleasant Community band plays a free concert in Central Park tonight at 7 pm. A variety of music will be performed including Broadway musicals, pop tunes and marches

    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.

  • July 25, 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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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: swine show at 8 am, dog show at 9, commodities carnival from 10 am to 4 pm, clogging performance from 11:30 to 12:30, Kickapoo Indian program from 12:30 to 1:30 and from 3 to 5, release and cleanup at 4 pm. Fair races at 7 and a teen dance at 9.

    Louisa County Fair: swine show at 8 am, dog show at 9, commodities carnival from 10 am to 4 pm, clogging performance from 11:30 to 12:30, Kickapoo Indian program from 12:30 to 1:30 and from 3 to 5, release and cleanup at 4 pm. Fair races at 7 and a teen dance at 9.

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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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    Wet & Wild Program

    Wet and Wild: Critters on Iowa Rivers will be held at 7 pm at the Stone House in Bentonsport. It is free and suitable for all ages. Present Dr. Jim Pease will talk about the river’s flora and fauna, threats to wildlife and ways to protect them. Pease is the director of the Master Conservationist program and developer of the new Master River Sewards program. Pre-registartion is optional but appreciated. To do so, call 641-472-6177.

    Wet and Wild: Critters on Iowa Rivers will be held at 7 pm at the Stone House in Bentonsport. It is free and suitable for all ages. Present Dr. Jim Pease will talk about the river’s flora and fauna, threats to wildlife and ways to protect them. Pease is the director of the Master Conservationist program and developer of the new Master River Sewards program. Pre-registartion is optional but appreciated. To do so, call 641-472-6177.

  • July 26, 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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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: livestock sale at 9 am, IJBBA sanctioned show at 5 pm and demo derby at 7.

    Louisa County Fair: livestock sale at 9 am, IJBBA sanctioned show at 5 pm and demo derby at 7.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    New London VFW hosts a dinner tonight from 5 to 7:30 pm. Ham and ribeye steak dinners are available. It includes a baked potato, salad and dinner roll.

    New London VFW hosts a dinner tonight from 5 to 7:30 pm. Ham and ribeye steak dinners are available. It includes a baked potato, salad and dinner roll.

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    Praise in the Park

    Praise in the Park is from 5:30 to 9 pm. This free community praise and worship event features several performances. At 6 pm it’s the Open Bible Worship Team, 7 pm Christopher Olson and Friends, 7:15 Bryan Katchay, 7:30 Bea Fitten and at 8 it’s the FCOC Praise Team. Hy-Vee will have food available for purchase. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chair.

    Praise in the Park is from 5:30 to 9 pm. This free community praise and worship event features several performances. At 6 pm it’s the Open Bible Worship Team, 7 pm Christopher Olson and Friends, 7:15 Bryan Katchay, 7:30 Bea Fitten and at 8 it’s the FCOC Praise Team. Hy-Vee will have food available for purchase. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chair.

  • July 27, 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.

  • July 28, 2014

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    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.

  • July 29, 2014

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    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.

  • July 30, 2014

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    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.

  • July 31, 2014

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    MP School Registration

    Mt. Pleasant Community School District will be held today from 8 am to 6 pm. ALL grades Junior Kindergarten through 12th grade will register at the High School.

    Mt. Pleasant Community School District will be held today from 8 am to 6 pm. ALL grades Junior Kindergarten through 12th grade will register at the High School.

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    MP School Registration

    Mt Pleasant Community School District registration will be held on Thursday, July 31st from 8:00AM-6:00PM.
    ALL grades: Jr Kindergarten thru 12th grade should register at the High School.
    Informational letters will be sent out on Friday, July 18th.

    Mt Pleasant Community School District registration will be held on Thursday, July 31st from 8:00AM-6:00PM.
    ALL grades: Jr Kindergarten thru 12th grade should register at the High School.
    Informational letters will be sent out on Friday, July 18th.

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    Oakland Mills Ice Cream Social

    An Ice Cream Social will be held from 6 to 8 pm at Oakland Mills Community Church. Entertainment is provided by the Rhythm Rockers, Fiddlin’ Grannie, Bryan Katchay, the Trentonaires and the OMCC Choir. The event benefits the Ladies Aid of Oakland Mills Community Church and is by freewill donation.

    An Ice Cream Social will be held from 6 to 8 pm at Oakland Mills Community Church. Entertainment is provided by the Rhythm Rockers, Fiddlin’ Grannie, Bryan Katchay, the Trentonaires and the OMCC Choir. The event benefits the Ladies Aid of Oakland Mills Community Church and is by freewill donation.

    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.