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Sep 15, '14

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

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First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

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

Sep 16, '14

HC Blood Drive

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HC Blood Drive

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A Henry County Blood Drive will be held from 2 to 6 pm in the E3 Center Meeting Room. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401 ext. 1281.

HC Blood Drive

NAMI Meeting

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NAMI Meeting

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NAMI of Henry County meets at 7 pm in the basements of First United Methodist Church. The featured speaker will be Lisa Kongable of IWC. A time of sharing of mental health recovery will follow.

NAMI Meeting

NAMI Meetings

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NAMI Meetings

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

NAMI Meetings

St. Paul-Houghton Blood Drive

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St. Paul-Houghton Blood Drive

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St. Paul-Houghton Community Blood Drive is from 3 to 6 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. For an appointment, call Kaye Conrad at 469-6411.

St. Paul-Houghton Blood Drive

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

Alcoholic Anonymous

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

Sep 17, '14

Mepo Blood Drive

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Mepo Blood Drive

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A Mediapolis Blood Drive will run from 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm at the Mediapolis City Hall Community Room. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Mepo Blood Drive

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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Mount Pleasant Farmers Market is today from 4 to 6 pm at McMillan Park.

MP Farmers Market

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

Sep 18, '14

Burlington Rotary Chicken BBQ

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Burlington Rotary Chicken BBQ

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The 20th annual Burlington Rotary 2014 Chicken BBQ is today from 4 to 7 pm at the Port of Burlington. This is dine-in or drive-through or carry-out. The meal includes half grilled chicken, bake potato, applesauce and cookies. Pre-event tickets are $10 for adult, $7 for children. At the door price is $12 for adults, $8 for children.

Burlington Rotary Chicken BBQ

Jeanne Steffensmeier Benefit

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Jeanne Steffensmeier Benefit

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A Benefit for Jeanne Steffensmeier will be held at the American Legion Hall of West Point. A meal will be served starting at 5:30 with the auction starting at 7:30. Proceeds go towards Jeanne’s colon cancer treatments.

Jeanne Steffensmeier Benefit

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

Sundowners Book Club

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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

Sep 19, '14

CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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

CJ Farmers Market

Monarchs Registration

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Monarchs Registration

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Registration opens today for the free Henry County Conservation program “Monarchs” to be held on September 25th at Oakland Mills. The program includes lunch. To register, call 986-5067.

Monarchs Registration

Mum Sale

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Mum Sale

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The Altrusa Club of Burlington will be selling fall mums from 3 to 6 pm in the Hobby Lobby parking lot. Cost is $15 for the plant. Proceeds go to literacy projects and scholarships.

Mum Sale

Musical Motion Deadline

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Musical Motion Deadline

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This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Musical Motion. This five-week program is for 3 to 5 year olds. It runs Wednesdays from 9:30 to 10:15 am in the Civic Center Meeting Room. Children will play games, dance and exercise with music. For information or to register, call 385-1475.

Musical Motion Deadline

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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

Senior Coffee & Tea

Witte Observatory

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Witte Observatory

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Witte Observatory at Big Hollow is open for public viewing from sunset to 10:30 pm, weather permitting.

Witte Observatory

Sep 20, '14

Crawfordsville Breakfast

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Crawfordsville Breakfast

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The Crawfordsville Lions Club Pancake and Sausage Breakfast is today from 6:30 to 10 am at the Crawfordsville Baseball Field Concession Stand. Tickets are $7 for adults, children 10 and under $4 and are available from any member or AgriWay Partners in Crawfordsville.

Crawfordsville Breakfast

Debra Keck Benefit

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Debra Keck Benefit

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Debra Keck Benefit is at noon at 400 South 3rd Avenue in Danville. A pulled pork luncheon is $5. There will also be a baked sale, craft and yard sale as well an auction and a raffle. This benefits Debra Keck who is fighting cancer.

Debra Keck Benefit

Donnellson American Legion Lunch

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Donnellson American Legion Lunch

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The Donnellson Fall Festival is today. The American Legion hosts a lunch at the Donnellson Fire Station from 11:30 am to 1 pm. They will be serving hot roast beef sundaes, turkey sundaes, desserts and beverages all by freewill donation.

Donnellson American Legion Lunch

Donnellson Fall Fest

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Donnellson Fall Fest

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The Donnellson Fall Festival is today. A free pancake breakfast is from 7 to 9 am, there will be kids activities from 9 to 4 in the park, a petting zoo, craft alley, a car show, hoop shoot, kids straw hunt, backseat driving contest, a cake walk, friends of the Donnellson Public Library will served food from 9 to 4, a pork loin dinner will be served at the fire station from 4 to 7 and the DHS alumni meal is at 5 pm in the Community Room. Music will be performed from 9 am to 8 pm.

Donnellson Fall Fest

High School Rodeo

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High School Rodeo

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Iowa High School Rodeo Association and Junior High Rodeo Association qualifying rodeo performances start at 11 am at the Tri State Arena in Fort Madison. Admission is free and food is available.

High School Rodeo

Mepo Carnival & Barbecue

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Mepo Carnival & Barbecue

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Mediapolis Methodist Church hosts a free lunch and carnival at Cartwright Park from 11 am to 2 pm. There will be carnival games and a barbecue lunch.

Mepo Carnival & Barbecue

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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

MP Farmers Market

Mum Sale

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Mum Sale

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The Altrusa Club of Burlington will be selling fall mums from 10 am to 4 pm in the Fareway Grocery parking lot. Cost is $15 for the plant. Proceeds go to literacy projects and scholarships.

Mum Sale

Open House at Democrats' Headquarters

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Open House at Democrats' Headquarters

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Henry County Democrats will hold an open house at their Election Headquarters beginning at 9:00 a.m. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to stop by, have a cup of coffee and a muffin (or two), and discuss their questions about the upcoming election and the candidates. The election office is located at 116 North Main Street in Mt. Pleasant, across from Main Street Cinemas.

Open House at Democrats' Headquarters

St. Alphonsus Autumn Festival

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St. Alphonsus Autumn Festival

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St. Alphonsus Autumn Festival is today. The country corner and silent auction start at 4:30 pm.

St. Alphonsus Autumn Festival

Singles Dance

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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

Sep 21, '14

Chautauqua

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Chautauqua

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Bentonsport Chautauqua presents “Circuit Riders in Early Iowa” by Christie Daughtery. It opens with refreshments at 2:30 at the Stone House Community Room with the presentation at 3 pm.

Chautauqua

High School Rodeo

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High School Rodeo

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Iowa High School Rodeo Association and Junior High Rodeo Association qualifying rodeo performances start at 8 am at the Tri State Arena in Fort Madison. Admission is free and food is available.

High School Rodeo

Model Airplane Fun Fly

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Model Airplane Fun Fly

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Nick Bouquet Model Airplane Fun Fly is from 10 am to 4 pm at the club’s airfield near Big Hollow Recreation Area. All events are free.

Model Airplane Fun Fly

Polishville Dance

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Polishville Dance

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

Polishville Dance

St. Alphonsus Autumn Festival

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St. Alphonsus Autumn Festival

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St. Alphonsus Autumn Festival is today. The country corner and silent auction are open until 3 pm. A roast beef dinner will be served from 10:30 am to 1 pm. A live auction starts at 12:45.

St. Alphonsus Autumn Festival

St. Boniface Fall Dinner

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St. Boniface Fall Dinner

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St. Boniface Catholic Church annual Fall Dinner is today from 11 am to 1 pm at the Harmony High School. They will be serving roast pork, lamb and turkey. Adults are $8, children under 10 are $4. There will be a silent auction, theme baskets, a cake walk, raffle, door prizes, bazaar, bingo and bake sale. The public is invited.

St. Boniface Fall Dinner

St. Boniface Fall Dinner

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St. Boniface Fall Dinner

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St. Boniface Catholic Church of Farmington has their annual Fall Dinner from 11 am to 1 pm at Harmony High School. They are serving roast pork, lamb and turkey meals for $8. Events include a silent auction, a cake walk and a bazaar.

St. Boniface Fall Dinner

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