Community Calendar

The week's events

  • July 22, 2014

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    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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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: Breakfast by Agriland. Nick’s Fun Show at 10 am, 2:30 and 5 pm. Rabbit show at noon. Lunch by cattlemen. Oreo stacking contest at 2. Cowboy mounted shooting demonstration at 4. Horse show at 6 pm. Bill Riley Talent Show at 6.

    Louisa County Fair: Breakfast by Agriland. Nick’s Fun Show at 10 am, 2:30 and 5 pm. Rabbit show at noon. Lunch by cattlemen. Oreo stacking contest at 2. Cowboy mounted shooting demonstration at 4. Horse show at 6 pm. Bill Riley Talent Show at 6.

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    MP Library Book Club

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

    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 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.

  • July 23, 2014

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    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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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa Co. Fair: Sheep show at 8 am, Nick’s Fun Show at 10 am, 1 and 4 pm. Ford Drive For Your Community from 10 am to 3 pm, Joyful Sounds performs from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, Goat Show at 11:30, Conservation Station from 1 to 5, Mutton Bustin’ and Animal Scramble at 6, Teen Dance at 9.

    Louisa Co. Fair: Sheep show at 8 am, Nick’s Fun Show at 10 am, 1 and 4 pm. Ford Drive For Your Community from 10 am to 3 pm, Joyful Sounds performs from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, Goat Show at 11:30, Conservation Station from 1 to 5, Mutton Bustin’ and Animal Scramble at 6, Teen Dance at 9.

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “God’s Not Dead” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    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.

  • July 24, 2014

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    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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    Lake Darling Reopening

    The Lake Darling State Park Early Reopening Ribbon Cutting and Basket Picnic at 1:30 pm. Lake Darling will open to the public on this date. There will be an unveiling of a bronze bust. Hy-Vee will be selling food from 2 to 4 pm with a portion of the proceeds going to the Friends Cabin Project. Complimentary boat rides will be given by DNR staff.

    The Lake Darling State Park Early Reopening Ribbon Cutting and Basket Picnic at 1:30 pm. Lake Darling will open to the public on this date. There will be an unveiling of a bronze bust. Hy-Vee will be selling food from 2 to 4 pm with a portion of the proceeds going to the Friends Cabin Project. Complimentary boat rides will be given by DNR staff.

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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: beef show at 8 am, rural health and safety display from 9 am to 4 pm, commodities carnival from 10 am to 4 pm, Country Panhandlers from 11:30 to 12:30, Second Hand Toes at 12:30, poultry show at 2:30, bingo at 2:30, tractor pull at 4, Clover Kids animal show at 6, farmers Olympics at 7, teen dance at 9.

    Louisa County Fair: beef show at 8 am, rural health and safety display from 9 am to 4 pm, commodities carnival from 10 am to 4 pm, Country Panhandlers from 11:30 to 12:30, Second Hand Toes at 12:30, poultry show at 2:30, bingo at 2:30, tractor pull at 4, Clover Kids animal show at 6, farmers Olympics at 7, teen dance at 9.

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    MP Community Band

    The Mt. Pleasant Community band plays a free concert in Central Park tonight at 7 pm. A variety of music will be performed including Broadway musicals, pop tunes and marches

    The Mt. Pleasant Community band plays a free concert in Central Park tonight at 7 pm. A variety of music will be performed including Broadway musicals, pop tunes and marches

    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 25, 2014

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    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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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: swine show at 8 am, dog show at 9, commodities carnival from 10 am to 4 pm, clogging performance from 11:30 to 12:30, Kickapoo Indian program from 12:30 to 1:30 and from 3 to 5, release and cleanup at 4 pm. Fair races at 7 and a teen dance at 9.

    Louisa County Fair: swine show at 8 am, dog show at 9, commodities carnival from 10 am to 4 pm, clogging performance from 11:30 to 12:30, Kickapoo Indian program from 12:30 to 1:30 and from 3 to 5, release and cleanup at 4 pm. Fair races at 7 and a teen dance at 9.

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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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    Thanksgiving in July Trivia

    Fairfield Arts and Convention Center hosts Thanksgiving in July Trivia. Teams of eight compete in the trivia contest with 10 categories. Beverages will be available for purchase, there will be 50/50 raffle and more. The event benefits the Lord’s Cupboard. Participants are encouraged to bring a canned or boxed good. Tickets are $15 per person or $100 per table.

    Fairfield Arts and Convention Center hosts Thanksgiving in July Trivia. Teams of eight compete in the trivia contest with 10 categories. Beverages will be available for purchase, there will be 50/50 raffle and more. The event benefits the Lord’s Cupboard. Participants are encouraged to bring a canned or boxed good. Tickets are $15 per person or $100 per table.

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    Wet & Wild Program

    Wet and Wild: Critters on Iowa Rivers will be held at 7 pm at the Stone House in Bentonsport. It is free and suitable for all ages. Present Dr. Jim Pease will talk about the river’s flora and fauna, threats to wildlife and ways to protect them. Pease is the director of the Master Conservationist program and developer of the new Master River Sewards program. Pre-registartion is optional but appreciated. To do so, call 641-472-6177.

    Wet and Wild: Critters on Iowa Rivers will be held at 7 pm at the Stone House in Bentonsport. It is free and suitable for all ages. Present Dr. Jim Pease will talk about the river’s flora and fauna, threats to wildlife and ways to protect them. Pease is the director of the Master Conservationist program and developer of the new Master River Sewards program. Pre-registartion is optional but appreciated. To do so, call 641-472-6177.

  • July 26, 2014

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    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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    Louisa Co. Fair

    Louisa County Fair: livestock sale at 9 am, IJBBA sanctioned show at 5 pm and demo derby at 7.

    Louisa County Fair: livestock sale at 9 am, IJBBA sanctioned show at 5 pm and demo derby at 7.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    New London VFW hosts a dinner tonight from 5 to 7:30 pm. Ham and ribeye steak dinners are available. It includes a baked potato, salad and dinner roll.

    New London VFW hosts a dinner tonight from 5 to 7:30 pm. Ham and ribeye steak dinners are available. It includes a baked potato, salad and dinner roll.

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    Praise in the Park

    Praise in the Park is from 5:30 to 9 pm. This free community praise and worship event features several performances. At 6 pm it’s the Open Bible Worship Team, 7 pm Christopher Olson and Friends, 7:15 Bryan Katchay, 7:30 Bea Fitten and at 8 it’s the FCOC Praise Team. Hy-Vee will have food available for purchase. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chair.

    Praise in the Park is from 5:30 to 9 pm. This free community praise and worship event features several performances. At 6 pm it’s the Open Bible Worship Team, 7 pm Christopher Olson and Friends, 7:15 Bryan Katchay, 7:30 Bea Fitten and at 8 it’s the FCOC Praise Team. Hy-Vee will have food available for purchase. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chair.

  • July 27, 2014

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    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 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.

  • July 28, 2014

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    Summer Merchant Movies

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies continue this week with a showing of “Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

    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.