Community Calendar

The week's events

  • July 22, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    NL VBS Registration

    NL VBS Registration

    This is the last day to register for New London Presbyterian Church’s Vacation Bible School. It runs July 28th through the 31st. It begins at 5:15 with dinner then there will be crafts, singing, nightly lessons, games and group time until 7:30. Children age 4 to 5th grade can participate. To register call Jane Simmons at 367-5928 or email dljesimmons611@gmail.com.

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    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies

    The third week of Free Merchant Movies features “Pirates Band of Misfits.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

    Bingo

    Veteran's Hall
    Mt. Pleasant, IA

    Bingo

    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

    Alanon

    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.

  • July 23, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies

    The third week of Free Merchant Movies features “Pirates Band of Misfits.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

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    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg Church Vacation Bible School runs Tuesday through Friday. It runs from 5:30 to 8:15 pm. Dinner will be served nightly.

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    Volunteer Fair

    Volunteer Fair

    A Volunteer/Activity/Health Fair will be held at the Fellowship Cup from 10 am to 2 pm. This is for the RSVP program. Seniors 55 and older can learn about available volunteer activities.

    MP Library Book Club

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

    MP Library Book Club

    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.

    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.

    TOPS #212...

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

    TOPS #212...

    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

    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.

  • July 24, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Free Merchant Movies

    Free Merchant Movies

    The third week of Free Merchant Movies features “Pirates Band of Misfits.” Showtime is 2:30 pm at Main Street Cinemas. The show is free BUT tickets are required. You can pick up your ticket at any participating merchant, including KILJ.

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    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg Church Vacation Bible School runs Tuesday through Friday. It runs from 5:30 to 8:15 pm. Dinner will be served nightly.

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    Square Dance

    Square Dance

    Circle 8 Square Dancers sponsor a dance from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Houghton Knights of Columbus Hall. Tom Manning is the caller.

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    Alzheimer's Free Education

    Alzheimer's Free Education

    The Alzheimer’s Association hosts a free Community Education Class for family and professional caregivers on Friday, July 26th. It is at the Burlington Public Library from 9:30 to 1 with a free lunch from 1 to 2 pm. There will be three, one-hour sessions with information on the disease featuring attorney David Beckman. This is the last day to register. To register, call 800-272-3900.

    Immunization Clinics

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

    Immunization Clinics

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

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

  • July 25, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg Church Vacation Bible School runs Tuesday through Friday. It runs from 5:30 to 8:15 pm. Dinner will be served nightly.

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

  • July 26, 2013

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    Senior Coffee & Tea

    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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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    CJ Farmers Market

    CJ Farmers Market

    The Columbus Junction Farmers Market is open from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Fairgrounds in the new Youth Center Building.

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    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg VBS

    Swedesburg Church Vacation Bible School runs Tuesday through Friday. It runs from 5:30 to 8:15 pm. Dinner will be served nightly.

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    Once In A Blue Moon

    Once In A Blue Moon

    Old Threshers Summer Theatre presents the Neil and Caroline Schaffner play “Once in a Blue Moon” tonight and tomorrow at 7:30 pm. Tickets available at the Midwest Old Threshers office, Jerry’s Restaurant and at the door. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for kids under 11.

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    On My Way

    On My Way

    Mary Heaton Carrick and Todd Brooks return for the cabaret show “On My Way” at 7:30 pm in the Bart Howard Room in Des Moines County Heritage Center. Tickets are $25 and available at the door.

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    Brinton Film Festival

    Brinton Film Festival

    The Brinton Film Festival features films shown as early in the 1890’s will be held at 7:30 pm at the Ainsworth Opera House. Admission is by freewill donation.

  • July 27, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

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    Parrish Benefit Auction

    Parrish Benefit Auction

    A benefit auction for Susan Sedore Parrish will be held at 6 pm at Robert’s Memorial Building in Keosauqua. Served will be pulled pork, potato salad, baked beans, dessert and a beverage.

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    VB Co Fair Demo Derby

    VB Co Fair Demo Derby

    The Van Buren County Demo Derby has been rescheduled for this evening starting at 6 pm. Driver sign-in and inspection is from 3 to 5 pm. Grandstand admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Previously issued sponsor tickets will be honored.

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    Once In A Blue Moon

    Once In A Blue Moon

    Old Threshers Summer Theatre presents the Neil and Caroline Schaffner play “Once in a Blue Moon” tonight and tomorrow at 7:30 pm. Tickets available at the Midwest Old Threshers office, Jerry’s Restaurant and at the door. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for kids under 11.

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    RAGBRAI

    RAGBRAI

    RAGBRAI rolls through southeast Iowa today. There will be food and drink vendors and more in Bonaparte, West Point and Fort Madison. Fort Madison is the final destination for the route. There will be a free public concert from noon to 4 pm at Riverview Park with Cherry Gun performing.

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    On My Way

    On My Way

    Mary Heaton Carrick and Todd Brooks return for the cabaret show “On My Way” at 7:30 pm in the Bart Howard Room in Des Moines County Heritage Center. Tickets are $25 and available at the door.

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    Benefit Car Wash

    Benefit Car Wash

    There will be a benefit car wash from 10 am to 2 pm at Hy-Vee. The proceeds will go to the fund established for the family of Jazmine Roth-Hines. There will also be a bake sale.

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    All-Marine Picnic

    All-Marine Picnic

    An All-Marine Picnic for active duty and veterans and their families starts at 3 pm at the 40&8 Park behind Burlington Community Field. It is sponsored by the Hamilton-Walters Marine Corp with drinks and table service provided, bring a dish to share.

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    Downtown After Sundown

    Downtown After Sundown

    Downtown After Sundown is from 7 to 10 pm in Bonaparte. An Ice Cream Social starts at 5 at Bonaparte United Church. A Street Dance with Ned Francis is at the American Legion and Bonaparte Main Street. Shop open from 7 to 10 pm with specials.

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    New Song Concert

    New Song Concert

    New Song performs a free concert at the Mediapolis Community Auditorium at 7 pm. This is a contemporary worship group.

  • July 28, 2013

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    Coffee Chat

    Coffee Chat

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

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

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    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.

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