Community Calendar

The week's events

  • May 6, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Last MP Strategic Plan Info Meeting

    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.

    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.

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    Meeting for Parents of 5th Graders

    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.

    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.

    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.

  • May 7, 2014

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    Blood Drive in New London

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

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

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    Bonaparte Pancake Supper

    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 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.

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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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    Square Dance

    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.

    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.

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    Square Dance

    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.

    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.

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    Strategic Plan Meeting

    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.

    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.

    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.

  • May 8, 2014

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    Car Cruise-In

    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.

    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.

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    Chihee Hwang

    The Sondheim Chamber Music Spotlight Series wraps up the season tonight with piano dup 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.

    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.

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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 Blood Drive

    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.

    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.

    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.

  • May 9, 2014

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    Car Cruz

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

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

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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 Chicken Dinner

    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.

    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.

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    HTC Carnvial

    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.

    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.

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    Mission Trip Bake Sale

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

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

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    Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show

    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.

    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.

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    Rummage Sale

    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.

    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.

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    SCC Animation Showcase

    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 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.

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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.

  • May 10, 2014

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    Bake Sale

    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.

    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.

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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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    Fifth of Showcase

    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.

    `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.

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    Mepo FFA Plant Sale

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

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

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    Peppy Pals 5K

    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.

    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.

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    Quilts and Needleworks of Louisa County Show

    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.

    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.

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    Rummage Sale

    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.

    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.

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    Shop for Mom

    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.

    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.

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    Songbird Banding Demonstration

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

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

  • May 11, 2014

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    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Mother's Day Fundraiser

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

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

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    Stone House Open House

    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.

    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.

    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.

  • May 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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    HC Conservation Board Meeting

    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.

    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.

    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.