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May 13, '13

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Affordable Care Act Presentation

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Affordable Care Act Presentation

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This is the last day to register for the Chamber’s presentation on the Affordable Care Act and how it will affect businesses of all sizes. It will be held this Friday from 11:30 am to 1 pm in the Access Energy Conference Room. Dan Royer will present the program. There is no fee for the presentation but lunch is $5 per person. To register, call the Chamber at 385-3101.

Affordable Care Act Presentation

DHC Nursing Home Week

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DHC Nursing Home Week

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Donnellson Health Care celebrates National Nursing Home Week with Crazy Hat Day and Fun With Monica beginning at 3 pm.

DHC Nursing Home Week

WMU Spring Concert

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WMU Spring Concert

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WMU’s Elementary Spring Concert starts at 7 pm.

WMU Spring Concert

Mepo FFA Banquet

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Mepo FFA Banquet

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Mediapolis Schools FFA Banquet will be held in the Auditorium starting at 6 pm.

Mepo FFA Banquet

Harmony Music Concert

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Harmony Music Concert

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Harmony’s Elementary Music Concert starts at 7 pm in the Jr/Sr High School.

Harmony Music Concert

Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center’s activities for Nursing Home Week: Fun in the Sun Day. There will be a 10 am community worship, sack lunch picnic, Balloon animals at 1 pm, Steve Parker and the Fun Factory performs at 2 and there will be a movie on the big screen at 7.

Morning Sun Care Center

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace celebrates National Nursing Home Week with a Staff Appreciation Luncheon. Traveling Bingo will be played at 2:30 pm.

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

DM Co. History Club

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DM Co. History Club

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The North Des Moines County History Club meets at 7:30 pm at DMC Mutual Insurance in Mediapolis. Bill Walker and Herb Price will speak about pioneer cemeteries.

DM Co. History Club

Bingo

6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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

Alanon

May 14, '13

MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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MP Moose Lodge Bingo

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

MP Moose Lodge Bingo

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Community Action Open House

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Community Action Open House

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To celebrate Nation Community Action Month, Tolson Community Action hosts an Open House from 11 am to 2 pm. The public is invited to visit the facility, learn more about the available programs and enjoy a snack.

Community Action Open House

DHC Nursing Home Week

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DHC Nursing Home Week

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Donnellson Health Care celebrates National Nursing Home Week with events that include Wear a DHC t-shirt and an ice cream social at 6 pm with a performance by Elvis at 6:30.

DHC Nursing Home Week

MP Music Boosters

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MP Music Boosters

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Mt. Pleasant Music Booster Meeting starts at 7 pm in the Music Room.

MP Music Boosters

Concert on the Square

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Concert on the Square

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The Mt. Pleasant 5th/6th grade Band Concert on the Square starts at 7 pm in Central Park.

Concert on the Square

AMP Bees Game Deadline

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AMP Bees Game Deadline

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AMP, Mt. Pleasant Chamber’s young professionals group are partaking in a regional AMP event to be held this Saturday at 6:30 pm at a Burlington Bees game. Tickets are $12 and need to be reserved by today. They can be reserved by emailing AMP social chair Kisha Manning at kasha@nucara.com or calling the Chamber office.

AMP Bees Game Deadline

Mepo Band Concert

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Mepo Band Concert

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Mediapolis School 5th through 12th grade Band Concert starts at 7 pm.

Mepo Band Concert

Harmony FFA Banquet

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Harmony FFA Banquet

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Harmony’s FFA Banquet will be in the Jr/Sr High School Cafeteria at 6 pm.

Harmony FFA Banquet

Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center’s activities for Nursing Home Week: Wild West Day. There will be morning games and then Rudy the Indian Dancer performs at 1:30 pm.

Morning Sun Care Center

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace celebrates National Nursing Home Week with Community Service Projects as a way to give back to the community.

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

Soil & Water Conservation

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Soil & Water Conservation

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The Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District holds their regular monthly meeting at 3:30 pm at the District Office located at 709 South Iris Street. The meeting is open to the public.

Soil & Water Conservation

TOPS #212...

5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

May 15, '13

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Mock Car Crash

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Mock Car Crash

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New London High School participates in a Mock Drunk Driving Event at 1 pm on the west side of the high school. There will be a helicopter landing and emergency personnel will respond to the scene.

Mock Car Crash

HCHC Lunch & Learn

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HCHC Lunch & Learn

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Cardiopulmonary Rehab Lunch and Learn will meet at noon in Classroom A-1 at HCHC. Carmen Miyoshi the Nutrition Services Director will speak about hydration. The support group aims to improve the quality of life for those who have experiences heart and lung problems and to promote a healthy lifestyle. Lunch will be provided and anyone with heart and lung disease concerns is welcome.

HCHC Lunch & Learn

DHC Nursing Home Week

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DHC Nursing Home Week

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Donnellson Health Care celebrates National Nursing Home Week with events that include Wear a DHC t-shirt and an ice cream social at 6 pm with a performance by Elvis at 6:30.

DHC Nursing Home Week

NL Baccalaureate

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NL Baccalaureate

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New London Schools Baccalaureate will be held at 7 pm at New London Christian Church.

NL Baccalaureate

WMU Band Open House

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WMU Band Open House

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W-MU’s 4th Grade Band Open House runs from 6 to 8 pm.

WMU Band Open House

HTC Senior Awards Night

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HTC Senior Awards Night

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Holy Trinity Catholic’s High School Awards Night begins at 6:30 pm.

HTC Senior Awards Night

Mepo Baccalaureate

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Mepo Baccalaureate

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Mediapolis Schools Baccalaureate starts at 7 pm in the Auditorium.

Mepo Baccalaureate

Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center’s activities for Nursing Home Week: Disney Day. There will be a Cinderella Style Show at 9:30 am, Donna the Ventriloquist performs at 1 and at 3 there is karaoke with Mike and friends.

Morning Sun Care Center

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace celebrates National Nursing Home Week with an Omelet Breakfast for all Winfield businesses from 7 to 9 am. Tours of the home will be included.

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

Loebsack Rep. Office Hours

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Loebsack Rep. Office Hours

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Jared Hershberger, the district representative of Congressman Dave Loebsack, will hold office hours today at the Washington Chamber of Commerce from 10 am to noon. He will then be at Mt. Pleasant City Hall from 2 to 3 pm. Constituents are urged to attend and share their issues, thoughts and concerns.

Loebsack Rep. Office Hours

Mepo Community Coffee

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Mepo Community Coffee

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Community Coffee at Prairie Ridge Care and Rehab of Mediapolis starts at 9:30 am.

Mepo Community Coffee

Alzheimer's Meeting

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Alzheimer's Meeting

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The Alzheimer’s Association offers a free educational program at the Burlington Public Library tomorrow from 1 to 4 pm. The event will have an in-depth look at how to care for people in the mid and latter stages of Alzheimer’s and related diseases. The class is taught by professional Jerry Schroeder. This is the last day to register and you can do so by calling 800-272-3900.

Alzheimer's Meeting

Immunization Clinics

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

May 16, '13

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

DHC Nursing Home Week

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DHC Nursing Home Week

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Donnellson Health Care celebrates National Nursing Home Week with crazy sock day and wheelchair races at 1 pm.

DHC Nursing Home Week

Mepo Pre-K Graduation

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Mepo Pre-K Graduation

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Mediapolis Schools Pre-K Graduation is at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium.

Mepo Pre-K Graduation

Harmony Academic Awards

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Harmony Academic Awards

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Harmony Academic Awards Night starts at 7 pm.

Harmony Academic Awards

Community Luncheon

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Community Luncheon

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A Community Luncheon will be served by St. Paul’s United Church of Christ from 11 am to 1 pm in the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room of Donnellson. Sandwiches, sides, dessert and a drink are available by freewill donation. Deliveries are available by calling 835-9360.

Community Luncheon

Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center’s activities for Nursing Home Week: Simon Says Day. There will be morning games and 1:30 pm is scheduled for Amy Fellows.

Morning Sun Care Center

Great River Book Fair

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Great River Book Fair

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Great River Friends sponsor a Book Fair Thursday from 8 am to 5 pm and Fridayfrom 7 am to 4 pm in the Mercy Plaza lobby in West Burlington. Hundreds of items will be available at reduced prices. Great River Friends supports Great River Health Systems.

Great River Book Fair

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace celebrates National Nursing Home Week with Cowboy Jim entertainment at 2 pm, a car show from 4 to 6, KILJ broadcasts at 5 pm and the free annual Fish Fry will start at 5:30.

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

Loebsack Rep. Office Hours

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Loebsack Rep. Office Hours

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Jared Hershberger, the district representative of Congressman Dave Loebsack, will hold office hours today at the Columbus Junction City Hall from 2 to 3 pm. Constituents are urged to attend and share their issues, thoughts and concerns.

Loebsack Rep. Office Hours

Alcoholics Anonymous

5:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

Sundowners Book Club

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Sundowners Book Club

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

Sundowners Book Club

May 17, '13

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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

Senior Coffee & Tea

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Love & Valor Showing

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Love & Valor Showing

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A special showing of “Love and Valor: One Couple’s Intimate Civil War Letters” will be shown by director Charles Larimer in the IWC Chapel at 7:30 pm. The showing is a fundraiser for the Harlan-Lincoln House with tickets available at the door for $5.

Love & Valor Showing

DHC Nursing Home Week

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DHC Nursing Home Week

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Donnellson Health Care celebrates National Nursing Home Week with dress like a farmer day. There will be a petting zoo at 2 pm.

DHC Nursing Home Week

Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center

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Morning Sun Care Center’s activities for Nursing Home Week: Down on the Farm Day. A peanut auction starts at 9:30 am. There will be farm animals in the animal, horse and buggy rides at 3, a family barbecue at 4:30 and Country Cloggers at 6.

Morning Sun Care Center

Great River Book Fair

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Great River Book Fair

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Great River Friends sponsor a Book Fair Thursday from 8 am to 5 pm and Fridayfrom 7 am to 4 pm in the Mercy Plaza lobby in West Burlington. Hundreds of items will be available at reduced prices. Great River Friends supports Great River Health Systems.

Great River Book Fair

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace celebrates National Nursing Home Week with a Box Social Auction/ Lunch with residents at 10:30 and the annual variety show at 2 pm.

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

DAV Service Van

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DAV Service Van

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The DAV Service Van will be at the VFW in Burlington on Washington Street for all vets who have any questions. They will be there from 9 am to 4 pm.

DAV Service Van

History of the Union Block

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History of the Union Block

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Mt. Pleasant Historic Preservation Commission presents the lecture “History of the Union Block” at 7 pm in the International Room of the Chadwick Library at IWC. Local historian Pat White will present the lecture complete with photographs and memorabilia. It is free and open to the public.

History of the Union Block

Trenton Yard Sales

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Trenton Yard Sales

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Trenton Citywide Yard Sales run Friday from 8 am to 4 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 2 pm.

Trenton Yard Sales

Sheaffer Pen Museum

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Sheaffer Pen Museum

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Sheaffer Pen Museum hosts a Centennial Celebration of the company Friday from noon am to 5 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm. A golf clinic, bus tours, special events and activities are available and there will be free admission to the museum.

Sheaffer Pen Museum

South Shore Campground Opens

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South Shore Campground Opens

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The South Shore Campgrounds at Oakland Mills open for the season. There are 16 camping site available. Hosts will be in place to assist with registration and campground fees.

South Shore Campground Opens

Fairfield RAGBRAI Meeting

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Fairfield RAGBRAI Meeting

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Team Fairfield RAGBRAI holds an informational meeting with merchants and businesses at 8 am at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. All owners and managers are encouraged to attend. They will review best practices for businesses to serve the large crowd.

Fairfield RAGBRAI Meeting

May 18, '13

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

Women's Club Iris Show

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Women's Club Iris Show

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The Mt. Pleasant Women’s Club 62nd annual Irish Show will be held at the HCHC Lobby. There are a variety of themes available for entering. Registration is from 8 to 10:30 and the show will be open to the public from 12:30 to 3 pm. There will also be art featuring the iris this year including quilts, canvas, pottery or carving. There is no cost to attend. For more information call 385-4386.

Women's Club Iris Show

Old Settlers Poker Run

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Old Settlers Poker Run

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The Old Settlers Poker Run is today. Sign-in is from 12 to 1 at the Underground in Salem. There are five stops before the event ends at the Vault in Salem at 6 pm. A meal will be served by freewill donation. This is rain or shine and all vehicles welcome. There is a $100 prize for best hand or $25 for worst hand. 1 hand is $5, 3 for $10 or 5 for $20. All proceeds go to pay for the carnival at Old Settlers.

Old Settlers Poker Run

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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It’s Opening Day for the Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market at Wright Pavilion in McMillan Park. Market hours are 8:30 to 11 am. There will be a Bountiful Bucket Workshop and door prizes and giveaways.

MP Farmers Market

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

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Sunrise Terrace celebrates National Nursing Home Week with ice cream sodas on the patio.

Sunrise Terrace Nursing Home Week

Trenton Yard Sales

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Trenton Yard Sales

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Trenton Citywide Yard Sales run Friday from 8 am to 4 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 2 pm.

Trenton Yard Sales

Sheaffer Pen Museum

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Sheaffer Pen Museum

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Sheaffer Pen Museum hosts a Centennial Celebration of the company Friday from noon am to 5 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm. A golf clinic, bus tours, special events and activities are available and there will be free admission to the museum.

Sheaffer Pen Museum

Singles Dance

7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Singles Dance

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

Singles Dance

May 19, '13

Coffee Chat

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Coffee Chat

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

Coffee Chat

NL Commencement

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NL Commencement

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New London Schools Commencement will be held at 2 pm at the High School Gym.

NL Commencement

Harmony Graduation

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Harmony Graduation

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Harmony Graduation starts at 2 pm in the Jr/Sr High Gymnasium.

Harmony Graduation

Pleasant Point Meeting

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Pleasant Point Meeting

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The annual meeting of the Pleasant Point Cemetery Association is at 1:30 pm at the Pleasant Point Church. All persons with family members interred are encouraged to attend, participate and give support.

Pleasant Point Meeting

Mennonite Taco Bar

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Mennonite Taco Bar

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The Pleasant View, 1101 N. Lucas Street, Mt. Pleasant will be holding a Mennonite Taco Bar from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. today. Have you ever wondered how Mennonites make tacos? Everyone is invited to find out what makes a Mennonite taco. Funds will be used for church projects.

Mennonite Taco Bar

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

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