Community Calendar

The week's events

  • November 18, 2014

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    Lee Co. Vets Fall Outreach

    Lee County Commission of Veterans Affairs holds a Veterans Fall Outreach from 5 to 7 pm at the Keokuk American Legion. Veterans can enjoy camaraderie, learn about veterans, obtain a veterans id card and more. Free food and beverage will be served and all veterans are welcome.

    Lee County Commission of Veterans Affairs holds a Veterans Fall Outreach from 5 to 7 pm at the Keokuk American Legion. Veterans can enjoy camaraderie, learn about veterans, obtain a veterans id card and more. Free food and beverage will be served and all veterans are welcome.

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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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    Veyance Blood Drive

    Veyance Technologies holds a blood drive from 2 to 4 pm in the cafeteria. For an appointment, call Joe Alliman at 385-6902.

    Veyance Technologies holds a blood drive from 2 to 4 pm in the cafeteria. For an appointment, call Joe Alliman at 385-6902.

    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 19, 2014

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    Mepo Blood Drive

    Mediapolis High School National Honor Society holds a blood drive from 7 am to noon in the high school gym. For an appointment, call Stephanie at 394-3101.

    Mediapolis High School National Honor Society holds a blood drive from 7 am to noon in the high school gym. For an appointment, call Stephanie at 394-3101.

    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 20, 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.

    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.

  • November 21, 2014

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    Lincoln School Carnival

    Lincoln School PTA hosts a carnival at the Middle School from 6 to 8 pm. There will be games and a live auction.

    Lincoln School PTA hosts a carnival at the Middle School from 6 to 8 pm. There will be games and a live auction.

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    Mepo High Play

    Mediapolis High School presents “Once Upon a Mattress” at 7 pm in the high school auditorium. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and are available at the door.

    Mediapolis High School presents “Once Upon a Mattress” at 7 pm in the high school auditorium. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and are available at the door.

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    NLHS Theater

    New London High School Theater Department presents “Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death” at 7 pm in the High School Auditorium. Cost is $5 per person.

    New London High School Theater Department presents “Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death” at 7 pm in the High School Auditorium. Cost is $5 per person.

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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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    St. Peter's Luncheon & Bake Sale

    St. Peter’s United Church of Christ of Franklin holds a holiday bake sale and luncheon at the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room in Donnellson. The bake sale is from 10 am to 1 pm featuring homemade candies, breads, pies and cookies. The luncheon is from 11 am to 1 pm featuring soups, hot chicken sandwiches, beefburgers, hot dogs, pie, cake and drinks for a freewill donation.

    St. Peter’s United Church of Christ of Franklin holds a holiday bake sale and luncheon at the Pilot Grove Savings Bank Community Room in Donnellson. The bake sale is from 10 am to 1 pm featuring homemade candies, breads, pies and cookies. The luncheon is from 11 am to 1 pm featuring soups, hot chicken sandwiches, beefburgers, hot dogs, pie, cake and drinks for a freewill donation.

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    Starr's Cave Concert

    Starr’s Cave Nature Center presents Radoslav Lorkovic at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10 for adults, $2 for students. Refreshments will be served at intermission.

    Starr’s Cave Nature Center presents Radoslav Lorkovic at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10 for adults, $2 for students. Refreshments will be served at intermission.

  • November 22, 2014

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    Bulldog Turkey Chase 5K

    Bulldog Turkey Chase 5K Run/Walk has registration at 8 am with the run at 9 at the Mediapolis High School. Anyone who outruns the turkey is entered in the drawing.

    Bulldog Turkey Chase 5K Run/Walk has registration at 8 am with the run at 9 at the Mediapolis High School. Anyone who outruns the turkey is entered in the drawing.

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    Holiday Vendor Show

    A Holiday Vendor Show benefiting American Cancer Society and Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone will be held at the Salem Community Center from 8 am to 3 pm.

    A Holiday Vendor Show benefiting American Cancer Society and Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone will be held at the Salem Community Center from 8 am to 3 pm.

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    Mepo High Play

    Mediapolis High School presents “Once Upon a Mattress” at 7 pm in the high school auditorium. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and are available at the door.

    Mediapolis High School presents “Once Upon a Mattress” at 7 pm in the high school auditorium. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and are available at the door.

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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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    Music Under the Water Tower

    Music Under the Water Tower presents Radoslav Lorkovic with John Lake and Jim Viner at 8 pm at the Donnellson American Legion. A suggested donation is $10. Attendees are encouraged to bring drinks and a potluck dish.

    Music Under the Water Tower presents Radoslav Lorkovic with John Lake and Jim Viner at 8 pm at the Donnellson American Legion. A suggested donation is $10. Attendees are encouraged to bring drinks and a potluck dish.

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    NL Holiday Bazaar

    New London Presbyterian Church’s annual Holiday Bazaar starts at 8 am with coffee and rolls. There will be candy and food as well as a soup luncheon with pie and drinks.

    New London Presbyterian Church’s annual Holiday Bazaar starts at 8 am with coffee and rolls. There will be candy and food as well as a soup luncheon with pie and drinks.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    New London VFW hosts a catfish and chicken dinner from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinner includes a roll and two sides. Karaoke starts at 7:30 pm.

    New London VFW hosts a catfish and chicken dinner from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinner includes a roll and two sides. Karaoke starts at 7:30 pm.

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    NLHS Theater

    New London High School Theater Department presents “Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death” at 7 pm in the High School Auditorium. Cost is $5 per person.

    New London High School Theater Department presents “Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death” at 7 pm in the High School Auditorium. Cost is $5 per person.

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    Threshers House of Terror

    Threshers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the antique car building in McMilan Park. Admission is $10 per person or $15 for a fast pass.

    Threshers House of Terror starts at 6 pm in the antique car building in McMilan Park. Admission is $10 per person or $15 for a fast pass.

  • November 23, 2014

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    Art Center All Member Show

    Art Center of Burlington holds their All Member Show opening reception from 1 to 4 pm. Admission is free.

    Art Center of Burlington holds their All Member Show opening reception from 1 to 4 pm. Admission is free.

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    Morning Sun Thanksgiving Dinner

    Morning Sun Community Center hosts a Thanksgiving Dinner is at 11 am at the Morning Sun Community Center. They will serve turkey, ham and sides, root beer floats, caramel apple cider and more by freewill donation.

    Morning Sun Community Center hosts a Thanksgiving Dinner is at 11 am at the Morning Sun Community Center. They will serve turkey, ham and sides, root beer floats, caramel apple cider and more by freewill donation.

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    Polishville Dance

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

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

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    Trenton Community Thanksgiving Worship

    Trenton Churches celebrate the 25th annual Trenton Community Thanksgiving Worship at 6:30 pm at Trenton United Methodist Church. There will be a message and music by musicians. An offering will be taken for local organizations. The event is open and all are welcome. Fellowship and refreshments will follow.

    Trenton Churches celebrate the 25th annual Trenton Community Thanksgiving Worship at 6:30 pm at Trenton United Methodist Church. There will be a message and music by musicians. An offering will be taken for local organizations. The event is open and all are welcome. Fellowship and refreshments will follow.

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    TTT Tour of Homes

    The 16th annual TTT Tour of Homes is today from 1 to 5 pm. Four new houses will be decorated for the holidays and Airport Road Vineyard holds a handmade market. Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for children and can be purchased from a DD member or at the door.

    The 16th annual TTT Tour of Homes is today from 1 to 5 pm. Four new houses will be decorated for the holidays and Airport Road Vineyard holds a handmade market. Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for children and can be purchased from a DD member or at the door.

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    Wayland Mennonite Taco Pile-Up

    Wayland Mennonite Church has a taco pile-up meal from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Fill a plate with tacos plus fruit and dessert by freewill donation. The youth group fundraiser goes towards the summer convention trip to Kansas City.

    Wayland Mennonite Church has a taco pile-up meal from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Fill a plate with tacos plus fruit and dessert by freewill donation. The youth group fundraiser goes towards the summer convention trip to Kansas City.

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    Yarmouth Concert

    First Baptist Church of Yarmouth will host a concert with Journey Bound quartet at 6 pm.

    First Baptist Church of Yarmouth will host a concert with Journey Bound quartet at 6 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.

  • November 24, 2014

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    Blood Drive

    A Blood Drive will be held at HCHC in the Health Education Center from 11 am to 2 pm. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

    A Blood Drive will be held at HCHC in the Health Education Center from 11 am to 2 pm. 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.