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Apr 22, '14

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

IWC Spring Student Showcase

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IWC Spring Student Showcase

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The IWC Spring Student Showcase starts at 11 am at the Social Hall.

IWC Spring Student Showcase

Salem Spring Concert

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Salem Spring Concert

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The Salem Spring Concert starts at 7 pm in Van Allen Elementary.

Salem Spring Concert

Spring Cleanup

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Spring Cleanup

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Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

Spring Cleanup

MP Library Book Club

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Mt. Pleasant Public Library
307 East Monroe
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

MP Library Book Club

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Mt. Pleasant Public Library’s Fourth Tuesday Book Club meets today and every fourth Tuesday of the month at 1:30 pm in the Large Study Room.

MP Library Book Club

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

Apr 23, '14

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

Healthy Lifestyles Conference

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Healthy Lifestyles Conference

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A Healthy Lifestyles Conference will be held from 8 am to 4:30 pm at the Comfort Suites of Burlington. There are two featured speakers and breakout sessions. For information or to register contact Christine at 753-0193.

Healthy Lifestyles Conference

MPCSD Community Meeting

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MPCSD Community Meeting

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The Mt. Pleasant Community School District is holding a community meeting to discuss the strategic plan. It runs from 9 to 10:30 am in the Community Room, on the 2nd floor of the Heatilator Civic Center.

MPCSD Community Meeting

Odd Rod, Slam Poet

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Odd Rod, Slam Poet

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Odd Rod, a slam poet, performs at 7 pm at the IWC Chapel.

Odd Rod, Slam Poet

Spring Cleanup

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Spring Cleanup

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Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

Spring Cleanup

WisdomQuest Blood Drive

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WisdomQuest Blood Drive

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WisdomQuest Education Center Blood Drive runs from noon to 5 pm on the donor bus in the parking lot. For an appointment, call Deborah Vroom at 385-7709.

WisdomQuest Blood Drive

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

Apr 24, '14

Clean Out Your Files Day

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Clean Out Your Files Day

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Clean Out Your Files Day is at City Carton from 8 am to 4 pm. Office paper, catalogs, magazines, newspapers, unwanted mail, envelopes and phone books will be accepted. Confidential items will be accepted for off-site shredding.

Clean Out Your Files Day

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

Spring Cleanup

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Spring Cleanup

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Spring Cleanup for the city of Mt. Pleasant is this week. This is for unusual or large items. Garbage stickers should be affixed to items. Cleanup is on your normal garbage pickup day. For questions and regulations, call the Public Works Department at 385-1480.

Spring Cleanup

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

Apr 25, '14

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

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

Starr's Cave Concert

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Starr's Cave Concert

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Starr’s Cave Nature Center presents guitar duo Patchouli. The show starts at 7:30 pm. For more information call 753-5808.

Starr's Cave Concert

Apr 26, '14

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

Interact Club Fun Run/Walk

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Interact Club Fun Run/Walk

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The Interact Club from MPHS hosts a fun run/walk. Registration is from 8:30 to 9:30 am, the race starts at 10. Cost is $10. Water is available. Money goes towards future service projects. A bake sale by the senior class will be occurring to raise money for after prom. All age groups are welcome.

Interact Club Fun Run/Walk

Lasagna Supper

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Lasagna Supper

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A Lasagna Supper will be served at the Wayland Community Center from 5 to 8 pm. It includes lasagna, garlic bread, green beans and a dessert by freewill donation. Proceeds help cover expenses for Ben Creamer’s lung transplant. There will be a basket silent auction.

Lasagna Supper

Lincoln School Science Fair

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Lincoln School Science Fair

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Lincoln Elementary School in Mt. Pleasant will hold their 1st Annual Science Fair in the Lincoln Gym from 2-4pm. There will be students Kindergarten through 5th presenting their projects. The community is invited to attend.

Lincoln School Science Fair

NL VFW Dinner

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NL VFW Dinner

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New London VFW hosts a Catfish and Chicken Dinner from 5 to 7:30 pm. Catfish is $9.50, chicken $7 or $8 all white. The meal includes a roll and two sides.

NL VFW Dinner

Slam Poetry Contest

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Slam Poetry Contest

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Speak, a slam poetry contest, with special guest Kevin Coval will be held at the SCC Keokuk Campus Student Lounge. There is a slam workshop at 1 pm, a book signing at 2 and the contest at 3. Prizes include: $500 group poet bout, $250 single poet bout and $50 open mic drawing. This is free and open to the public. Refreshments are available.

Slam Poetry Contest

Apr 27, '14

Birthday Open House for Glenwood Tolson

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Birthday Open House for Glenwood Tolson

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Open house for Glenwood Tolson’s 98 birthday from 2-4 pm at the Second Baptist Church, 407 W. Saunders in Mt. Pleasant. This is a chance to see the historic church and the work that is taking place to refurbish it. It is also an opportunity to recognize everyone involved in the project, including Second Baptist ministries for assistance as well as donating the building.

Birthday Open House for Glenwood Tolson

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

Habitat for Humanity Ground Breaking Ceremony

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Habitat for Humanity Ground Breaking Ceremony

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A groundbreaking ceremony will be held for Henry County Habitat for Humanity’s 24th house. The event, at 2:30 p.m., will be at the site for the house at 311 West Monroe Street in Mount Pleasant.

Habitat for Humanity Ground Breaking Ceremony

Simple Acts Concert

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Simple Acts Concert

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Simple Acts Concert is at 4 pm at St. Paul United Church of Christ in Donnellson. Local churches and area talent will perform and light snacks will follow the concert. All proceeds go to the Embury United Methodist Church Backpack Ministry, which supplies backpacks and food to Central Lee students. A freewill offering will be taken and canned goods will be accepted for area food pantries.

Simple Acts Concert

Winfield Historical Soceity Event

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Winfield Historical Soceity Event

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Winfield Historical Society holds a spring learning event at 2 pm today at the Community Center. Speakers are Jan Walter discussing a collection of floral frogs and Mary Kongable discussing combining annuals and perennials. Coffee and cookies will be provided.

Winfield Historical Soceity Event

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

Apr 28, '14

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

Relay for Life Team Captain Meeting

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Relay for Life Team Captain Meeting

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Showtime is 7 pm.
The Henry County Relay For Life Team Captain meeting will be held at Pizza Ranch in Mt. Pleasant at 5:30pm. All present captains and anyone who is interested in starting team is invited to attend the informational meeting. Relay information will be available and questions will be answered.

Relay for Life Team Captain Meeting

Unexpected Surfer Boys

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Unexpected Surfer Boys

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The Unexpected Surfer Boys perform at Mediapolis Community Auditorium. Showtime is 7 pm.

Unexpected Surfer Boys

Walking School Bus Info Meetings

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Walking School Bus Info Meetings

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HHCC and a Safe Routes to School representative will host two informational Walking School Bus meetings. All Henry County residents and school officials are invited to attend. Learn more or sign-up as a volunteer. WACO and WMU elementary parents will also have the opportunity to sign their child up for the program. Meetings will be from 12-1pm at the WACO Elementary Library and from 5-6pm at the Winfield-Mt. Union small gym. Light refreshments will be provided.

Walking School Bus Info Meetings

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

Close7:00 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