Community Calendar

The week's events

  • September 23, 2014

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    Main Street's Trick-or-Treating

    Main Street Mount Pleasant’s Trick-or-Treat on Main is today from 5 to 7 pm.

    Main Street Mount Pleasant’s Trick-or-Treat on Main is today from 5 to 7 pm.

    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.

  • September 24, 2014

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    60+ Lifestyle Expo

    A 60+ Lifestyle Expo will be held from 10 am to 1 pm at Westland Mall. There will be speakers, displays, exercise demonstrations and screenings for those over 60 and their caregivers.

    A 60+ Lifestyle Expo will be held from 10 am to 1 pm at Westland Mall. There will be speakers, displays, exercise demonstrations and screenings for those over 60 and their caregivers.

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    Flu Shot Clinic

    HCHC’s annual flu shot clinic will be held at the Winfield VFW Hall from 10 to 11 am today. Cost is $30.

    HCHC’s annual flu shot clinic will be held at the Winfield VFW Hall from 10 to 11 am today. Cost is $30.

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    MP Farmers Market

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

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

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    NL Blood Drive

    New London Lions host a community blood drive from 1 to 6 pm in New London Community Hall. For an appointment, call Mickey Dingman at 367-2201.

    New London Lions host a community blood drive from 1 to 6 pm in New London Community Hall. For an appointment, call Mickey Dingman at 367-2201.

    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.

  • September 25, 2014

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    Flu Shot Clinic

    Henry County Community Health has their annual flu shot clinic today at the Wayland-Waymar Community Room from 9 to 10 am. Cost is $30.

    Henry County Community Health has their annual flu shot clinic today at the Wayland-Waymar Community Room from 9 to 10 am. Cost is $30.

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    MP Moose Lodge Bingo

    Starting at 6:30 this evening, the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge hosts Bingo. The public is welcome.

    Starting at 6:30 this evening, the Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge hosts Bingo. The public is welcome.

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    Winfield Big Basement Sale

    Winfield First Presbyterian Church Big Basement Sale is today from 9 am to 5 pm with a coffee shop and baked goods. Good quality items include infant clothes and supplies and women’s clothes.

    Winfield First Presbyterian Church Big Basement Sale is today from 9 am to 5 pm with a coffee shop and baked goods. Good quality items include infant clothes and supplies and women’s clothes.

    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.

  • September 26, 2014

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    Cheerleading Camp Deadline

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Cheerleading Camp. Grades K through 5 will learn cheerleading skills and cheer at the varsity Panther football game on October 24th. Classes will be held October 14th, 16th, 20th and 23rd with classes broken up K-1st and 2nd-5th in Cottrell Gym. For information or to register, call 385-1475.

    This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s Cheerleading Camp. Grades K through 5 will learn cheerleading skills and cheer at the varsity Panther football game on October 24th. Classes will be held October 14th, 16th, 20th and 23rd with classes broken up K-1st and 2nd-5th in Cottrell Gym. For information or to register, call 385-1475.

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    Cotillion Club Dance

    A Cotillion Club Dance is from 7:30 to 10:30 pm at the Loft in Burlington. Cost is $15 for non-members.

    A Cotillion Club Dance is from 7:30 to 10:30 pm at the Loft in Burlington. Cost is $15 for non-members.

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    Harmony No School

    Harmony Schools are not in session today. This is a professional development day.

    Harmony Schools are not in session today. This is a professional development day.

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    HyVee Blood Drive

    Hy-Vee’s Blood Drive runs from 11 am to 3 pm on the Donor Bus at the store. For an appointment, call 385-2266.

    Hy-Vee’s Blood Drive runs from 11 am to 3 pm on the Donor Bus at the store. For an appointment, call 385-2266.

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    Mepo Library Book Sale

    Friends of the Mediapolis Public Library’s annual Friends’ Used Book Sale is today from 6 to 8 pm at Mediapolis City Hall. Early birds can shop starting at 5 pm with a $2 donation.

    Friends of the Mediapolis Public Library’s annual Friends’ Used Book Sale is today from 6 to 8 pm at Mediapolis City Hall. Early birds can shop starting at 5 pm with a $2 donation.

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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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    Winfield Big Basement Sale

    Winfield First Presbyterian Church Big Basement Sale is today from 9 am to 5 pm with a coffee shop and baked goods. Good quality items include infant clothes and supplies and women’s clothes.

    Winfield First Presbyterian Church Big Basement Sale is today from 9 am to 5 pm with a coffee shop and baked goods. Good quality items include infant clothes and supplies and women’s clothes.

  • September 27, 2014

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    English River Outfitters Open House

    English River Outfitters have an open house today at the facility in Washington from noon to 5 pm. The wild game feed and fish fry is by freewill donation. There will be a 50/50 drawing, raffles, door prizes, live music and free camping. All donations to the English River Outfitters Life Skills Program.

    English River Outfitters have an open house today at the facility in Washington from noon to 5 pm. The wild game feed and fish fry is by freewill donation. There will be a 50/50 drawing, raffles, door prizes, live music and free camping. All donations to the English River Outfitters Life Skills Program.

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    Garrett's Path 5K

    Garrett’s Path 5K Run/Walk starts at 9 am at Crapo Park in Burlington with registration from 7 to 8:30. For more information visit garretspath.org. There will be a bake sale, breakfast and a kids’ area. Proceeds go to academic scholarships, athletic programs and to raise awareness of organ donation.

    Garrett’s Path 5K Run/Walk starts at 9 am at Crapo Park in Burlington with registration from 7 to 8:30. For more information visit garretspath.org. There will be a bake sale, breakfast and a kids’ area. Proceeds go to academic scholarships, athletic programs and to raise awareness of organ donation.

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    IWC Homecoming Parade

    IWC’s Homecoming Parade starts at 10:30 am on the college campus and then travels downtown before returning to the college.

    IWC’s Homecoming Parade starts at 10:30 am on the college campus and then travels downtown before returning to the college.

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    Medication Drop-Off

    A Medication Drop-Off will be held at the Mt. Pleasant Police Station, New London Police Station, Wayland Fire Department, Salem City Hall and Winfield City Hall from 10 am to 2 pm.

    A Medication Drop-Off will be held at the Mt. Pleasant Police Station, New London Police Station, Wayland Fire Department, Salem City Hall and Winfield City Hall from 10 am to 2 pm.

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    Mepo Library Book Sale

    Friends of the Mediapolis Public Library’s annual Friends’ Used Book Sale is today from 8 am to 1 pm at Mediapolis City Hall.

    Friends of the Mediapolis Public Library’s annual Friends’ Used Book Sale is today from 8 am to 1 pm at Mediapolis City Hall.

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    MP Farmers Market

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

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

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    NL Breakfast in the Park

    The 2nd annual New London Holiday Stroll Breakfast in the Park will be held from 7 to 9 am at the New London City Park and is by freewill donation. Breakfast supports the city’s Holiday Stroll.

    The 2nd annual New London Holiday Stroll Breakfast in the Park will be held from 7 to 9 am at the New London City Park and is by freewill donation. Breakfast supports the city’s Holiday Stroll.

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    NL VFW Dinner

    New London VFW hosts a dinner tonight from 5 to 7:30 pm. Ham steak dinners are $10 and ribeye steak dinners are $14 and include a baked potato, salad and dinner roll.

    New London VFW hosts a dinner tonight from 5 to 7:30 pm. Ham steak dinners are $10 and ribeye steak dinners are $14 and include a baked potato, salad and dinner roll.

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    Recycled Percussion

    Recycle Percussion an interactive music show starts at 7:30 pm at the Sondheim Center in Fairfield. For tickets, call 641-472-2787 or visit FairfieldACC.com.

    Recycle Percussion an interactive music show starts at 7:30 pm at the Sondheim Center in Fairfield. For tickets, call 641-472-2787 or visit FairfieldACC.com.

  • September 28, 2014

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    Classic Car Show

    The Pzazz Classic Car Show is from noon to 4 pm in the FunCity parking lot in Burlington. Registration is from 9 am to 1 pm.

    The Pzazz Classic Car Show is from noon to 4 pm in the FunCity parking lot in Burlington. Registration is from 9 am to 1 pm.

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    Sonshine Academy Ice Cream Social

    The Sonshine Academy Ice Cream Social is today from 5 to 7 pm at Faith Lutheran Church. They will be serving beefburgers, hot dogs, desserts and homemade ice cream by freewill donation.

    The Sonshine Academy Ice Cream Social is today from 5 to 7 pm at Faith Lutheran Church. They will be serving beefburgers, hot dogs, desserts and homemade ice cream by freewill donation.

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    St. John's Harvest Festival

    St. John’s Harvest Festival is today at the Houghton Knights of Columbus. A roast beef dinner will be served from 10:30 am to 1 pm with carry-outs available. There will be a bake sale and crafts. The auction begins at 11:30 am and the raffle starts at 3.

    St. John’s Harvest Festival is today at the Houghton Knights of Columbus. A roast beef dinner will be served from 10:30 am to 1 pm with carry-outs available. There will be a bake sale and crafts. The auction begins at 11:30 am and the raffle starts at 3.

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    Twin Lakes Fundraiser

    Twin Lakes Golf Club’s fundraiser is today. Lunch will be served from 11 to 1 with an auction starting at 2 and a raffle to follow. Raffle tickets are $10 each, 3/$25 or 10/$50. A raffle ticket pays for lunch. The fundraiser is for club repairs and maintenance. Tickets are available at the club.

    Twin Lakes Golf Club’s fundraiser is today. Lunch will be served from 11 to 1 with an auction starting at 2 and a raffle to follow. Raffle tickets are $10 each, 3/$25 or 10/$50. A raffle ticket pays for lunch. The fundraiser is for club repairs and maintenance. Tickets are available at the club.

    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.

  • September 29, 2014

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    Flu Shot Clinic

    Henry County Community Health has their annual flu shot clinic today at the Fellowship Cup from 8:30 to 9:30 am and at New London Community Center from 10 to 11 am. Cost is $30.

    Henry County Community Health has their annual flu shot clinic today at the Fellowship Cup from 8:30 to 9:30 am and at New London Community Center from 10 to 11 am. Cost is $30.

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    Square Dance Lessons

    Fairfield Square Dance hosts lessons. Classes start today at the Fairfield Eagles Lodge. Register at 6:45 and run from 7 to 9 pm. For information, call Sarvani at 641-233-1331.

    Fairfield Square Dance hosts lessons. Classes start today at the Fairfield Eagles Lodge. Register at 6:45 and run from 7 to 9 pm. For information, call Sarvani at 641-233-1331. S

    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.