Community Calendar

The week's events

  • November 11, 2014

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    Mepo Vets Dinner

    Mediapolis American Legion holds a Veteran’s Day Dinner at 5:30 pm at the Legion. This is open to the public and by freewill donation.

    Mediapolis American Legion holds a Veteran’s Day Dinner at 5:30 pm at the Legion. This is open to the public and by freewill donation.

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    MP Comm. Theater Auditions

    Auditions for Mount Pleasant Community Theater’s production of the Best Christmas Pageant Ever is from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the United Methodist Church basement. Needed are 4 males, 6 females, 8 boys and 9 girls. No preparation is necessary.

    Auditions for Mount Pleasant Community Theater’s production of the Best Christmas Pageant Ever is from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the United Methodist Church basement. Needed are 4 males, 6 females, 8 boys and 9 girls. No preparation is necessary.

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    MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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

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

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    Sperry Vets Pancake Breakfast

    Sperry United Methodist Church honors vets with a free pancake breakfast. Boy Scouts will do a flag ceremony and the Mediapolis High School Choir will sing. Serving will start after the blessing.

    Sperry United Methodist Church honors vets with a free pancake breakfast. Boy Scouts will do a flag ceremony and the Mediapolis High School Choir will sing. Serving will start after the blessing.

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    Veterans Soup Supper

    The annual Veterans Soup Supper is from 4:30 to 7 pm at the Bonaparte Opera House. The menu includes hot pork sandwiches, soups and dessert. Carryouts are available and it is by freewill donation to benefit the Bonaparte American Legion.

    The annual Veterans Soup Supper is from 4:30 to 7 pm at the Bonaparte Opera House. The menu includes hot pork sandwiches, soups and dessert. Carryouts are available and it is by freewill donation to benefit the Bonaparte American Legion.

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    Winfield Veterans Dinner

    All veterans are invited to a potluck supper at the Winfield Veterans Building at 6 pm.

    All veterans are invited to a potluck supper at the Winfield Veterans Building at 6 pm.

    TOPS #212...

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

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

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

    Alcoholic Anonymous

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

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

  • November 12, 2014

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    Health & Small Business Expo

    Mt. Pleasant Chamber presents a Health and Small Business Expo from 2 to 7 pm in the Union Block Building. This is a free event to attend. Over 25 local businesses will be present. There will be a secret ingredient challenge as well.

    Mt. Pleasant Chamber presents a Health and Small Business Expo from 2 to 7 pm in the Union Block Building. This is a free event to attend. Over 25 local businesses will be present. There will be a secret ingredient challenge as well.

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    Square Dance

    A Square Dance will run from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. It is hosted by Circle 8 and Curt Braffet will be the caller.

    A Square Dance will run from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. It is hosted by Circle 8 and Curt Braffet will be the caller.

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    Winfield Turkey Dinner

    A Turkey Dinner will be served at the United Methodist Church of Winfield from 5 to 7 pm. On the menu: turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes and sweet potatoes, gravy, turnips, green beans, corn, salads, pies and desserts. There will also be a youth bake sale from 5 to 7 pm.

    A Turkey Dinner will be served at the United Methodist Church of Winfield from 5 to 7 pm. On the menu: turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes and sweet potatoes, gravy, turnips, green beans, corn, salads, pies and desserts. There will also be a youth bake sale from 5 to 7 pm.

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

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

  • November 13, 2014

    Alcoholics Anonymous

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

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

  • November 14, 2014

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    Donnellson Blood Drive

    A Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from noon to 5 pm at the Pilot Grove Community Center in Donnellson. Appointments can be made at 309-415-1794.

    A Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from noon to 5 pm at the Pilot Grove Community Center in Donnellson. Appointments can be made at 309-415-1794.

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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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    Soup & Sandwich Supper

    West Point Fireworks host a freewill donation soup and sandwich supper from 5 to 8 pm at Sammy’s in St. Paul. Proceeds will go towards next year’s fireworks display.

    West Point Fireworks host a freewill donation soup and sandwich supper from 5 to 8 pm at Sammy’s in St. Paul. Proceeds will go towards next year’s fireworks display.

    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.

  • November 15, 2014

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    Cradle of Hope Vendor Fair

    Cradle of Hope holds the First Christmas Vendor Fair is from 8 am to 2 pm at Faith Christian Outreach Church.

    Cradle of Hope holds the First Christmas Vendor Fair is from 8 am to 2 pm at Faith Christian Outreach Church.

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    MP Vets Hall Feather Party

    Mt. Pleasant Vets Hall hosts a feather party today. There will be over 150 prizes. It is $2 per ticket. Amarillo will perform. Everyone is welcome. The event opens at 4 with the raffle starting at 7:30.

    Mt. Pleasant Vets Hall hosts a feather party today. There will be over 150 prizes. It is $2 per ticket. Amarillo will perform. Everyone is welcome. The event opens at 4 with the raffle starting at 7:30.

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    MP Winter Farmers Market

    Mount Pleasant Winter Farmers Market is from 9 am to 12 pm at the McWhirter’s building. There will be weekly giveaways and great holiday gift ideas.

    Mount Pleasant Winter Farmers Market is from 9 am to 12 pm at the McWhirter’s building. There will be weekly giveaways and great holiday gift ideas.

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    Old Fashioned BBQ

    Van Buren County Pony Express holds an Old Fashioned BBQ Fundraiser at Robert’s Building in Keosauqua. The meal features homemade food and desserts and is served from 5 to 7 pm. Music starts at 7 pm. All money raised goes to Easter Seals Camp Sunnyside.

    Van Buren County Pony Express holds an Old Fashioned BBQ Fundraiser at Robert’s Building in Keosauqua. The meal features homemade food and desserts and is served from 5 to 7 pm. Music starts at 7 pm. All money raised goes to Easter Seals Camp Sunnyside.

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    Sweets & More Fundraiser

    Sweets and More Harmony PTO Fundraiser starts at 5 pm at the Farmington Community Center with a cheese tasting. The dessert bar opens at 6. Tickets are $10. For a reservation, call 931-9836.

    Sweets and More Harmony PTO Fundraiser starts at 5 pm at the Farmington Community Center with a cheese tasting. The dessert bar opens at 6. Tickets are $10. For a reservation, call 931-9836.

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    Vendor, Craft & Bake Sale

    A vendor, craft and bake sale is today from 9 am to noon in the Winfield Methodist Church basement.

    A vendor, craft and bake sale is today from 9 am to noon in the Winfield Methodist Church basement.

    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.

  • November 16, 2014

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    Mt. Pleasant's Got Talent

    Mount Pleasant’s Got Talent is at 7 pm at the Heatilator Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $20, including a dessert reception at 6 pm. Tickets can be purchased at the Chamber Office, at Brown’s or at the door.

    Mount Pleasant’s Got Talent is at 7 pm at the Heatilator Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $20, including a dessert reception at 6 pm. Tickets can be purchased at the Chamber Office, at Brown’s or at the door.

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    Native Americans Program

    Lee County Historical Society presents “Native American Indians of Hancock and Lee Counties of the 1800s” at 2 pm at the Miller House in Keokuk. This is a free program.

    Lee County Historical Society presents “Native American Indians of Hancock and Lee Counties of the 1800s” at 2 pm at the Miller House in Keokuk. This is a free program.

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    SE IA Band

    Southeast Iowa Band performs a free concert at 3 pm in the IWC Chapel.

    Southeast Iowa Band performs a free concert at 3 pm in the IWC Chapel.

    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.

  • November 17, 2014

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    Blood Drive

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

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

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    CL Veterans Day

    Central Lee Middle School hosts its annual Veterans Day lunch and assembly today. The lunch starts at 11:30 for veterans and their spouse. To reserve a spot, call 835-9510. An assembly will follow at 1 pm and the public is welcome.

    Central Lee Middle School hosts its annual Veterans Day lunch and assembly today. The lunch starts at 11:30 for veterans and their spouse. To reserve a spot, call 835-9510. An assembly will follow at 1 pm and the public is welcome.

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    Salem Blood Drive

    A Salem Community Blood Drive will be held from 3 to 6:30 pm at City Hall. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

    A Salem Community Blood Drive will be held from 3 to 6:30 pm at City Hall. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

    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.