Community Calendar

The week's events

  • March 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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    Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering a one-day diabetes education class

    Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering a one-day diabetes education class Tuesday, March 25. This program is open to anyone who has Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes.
    The class will be conducted from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on March 25 in the Health Education Center at HCHC. Directions will be given when you call HCHC’s Diabetes Education Center at 319-385-6518 to register. Please register by today.

    Henry County Health Center’s Diabetes Team will be offering a one-day diabetes education class Tuesday, March 25. This program is open to anyone who has Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes.
    The class will be conducted from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on March 25 in the Health Education Center at HCHC. Directions will be given when you call HCHC’s Diabetes Education Center at 319-385-6518 to register. Please register by today.

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    W-MU McDonald's Fundraiser

    W-MU Senior Trip Fundraiser is from 5 to 8 pm at McDonald’s. The group receives 10% of all inside sales and they will also be busing tables for tips. All proceeds go towards the senior trip.

    W-MU Senior Trip Fundraiser is from 5 to 8 pm at McDonald’s. The group receives 10% of all inside sales and they will also be busing tables for tips. All proceeds go towards the senior trip.

    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.

  • March 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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    Farm Bureau $1 Breakfast

    During National Agriculture Week the Henry County Farm Bureau will be sponsoring a breakfast from 7 to 9 am at the Airport Road Vineyard. A Breakfast Buffet will be served for only $1- in recognition of the $.15 that farmers earn per every dollar spent on food. You do not have to be a farmer or Farm Bureau member to attend.

    During National Agriculture Week the Henry County Farm Bureau will be sponsoring a breakfast from 7 to 9 am at the Airport Road Vineyard. A Breakfast Buffet will be served for only $1- in recognition of the $.15 that farmers earn per every dollar spent on food. You do not have to be a farmer or Farm Bureau member to attend.

    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.

  • March 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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    MackayMitchell Blood Drive

    MackayMitchell Envelope hosts a blood drive from 1 to 5 pm on the Donor Bus in the parking lot. For an appointment call Duane Blint at 385-9061 ext. 227.

    MackayMitchell Envelope hosts a blood drive from 1 to 5 pm on the Donor Bus in the parking lot. For an appointment call Duane Blint at 385-9061 ext. 227.

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    Tornado Warning Test

    The National Weather Service will issue a test Tornado Warning today between 10 and 10:30 am. This is in conjunction with Iowa Severe Weather Awareness Week. This is a good time to meet with your family, friends and coworkers to develop a plan for when severe weather strikes. This is only a test.

    The National Weather Service will issue a test Tornado Warning today between 10 and 10:30 am. This is in conjunction with Iowa Severe Weather Awareness Week. This is a good time to meet with your family, friends and coworkers to develop a plan for when severe weather strikes. This is only a test.

    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.

  • March 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.

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    NAMI Speaker

    Nancy Hall, the Executive Direction of National Alliance on Mental Illness Iowa speaks at 11 am in the IWC Chapel Auditorium.

    Nancy Hall, the Executive Direction of National Alliance on Mental Illness Iowa speaks at 11 am in the IWC Chapel Auditorium.

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    Recorders Office Closed

    The Henry County Recorders Office will be closed all day for staff to attend a training session.

    The Henry County Recorders Office will be closed all day for staff to attend a training session.

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    Spring Big Basement Sale

    The First Presbyterian Church of Winfield's Spring Big Basement Sale is Thursday and Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. There will be a coffee shop and baked goods both days. The sack sale starts at 1 pm on Friday.

    The First Presbyterian Church of Winfield's Spring Big Basement Sale is Thursday and Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. There will be a coffee shop and baked goods both days. The sack sale starts at 1 pm on Friday.

    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.

  • March 28, 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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    Danville Dinner Theater

    Danville Vocal Music Department’s Dinner Theater “A Night at the Movies” has dinner starting at 6 pm and entertainment at 7. The night includes a silent and live auction. For tickets, call 392-4222. Show-only tickets are available at the door.

    Danville Vocal Music Department’s Dinner Theater “A Night at the Movies” has dinner starting at 6 pm and entertainment at 7. The night includes a silent and live auction. For tickets, call 392-4222. Show-only tickets are available at the door.

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    Glowing Gold 5K

    Glowing Gold 5K starts at 8 pm at Crapo Parks large shelter house. Registration opens at 5. Proceeds benefit Sophia Gawron, a BHS student battling cancer.

    Glowing Gold 5K starts at 8 pm at Crapo Parks large shelter house. Registration opens at 5. Proceeds benefit Sophia Gawron, a BHS student battling cancer.

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    Great Tastes

    Great Tastes, the SCC Scholarship Fundraiser, runs from 6 to 9:30 pm at the Pzazz Event Center. Wine, beer, spirits, coffee and more will be sampled. There will be an art sale and silent auction. Tickets are $50 in advance, $60 at the door.

    Great Tastes, the SCC Scholarship Fundraiser, runs from 6 to 9:30 pm at the Pzazz Event Center. Wine, beer, spirits, coffee and more will be sampled. There will be an art sale and silent auction. Tickets are $50 in advance, $60 at the door.

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    KC Fish Fry

    The Knights of Columbus host a fish fry today at Manning Hall from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

    The Knights of Columbus host a fish fry today at Manning Hall from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

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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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    Spring Big Basement Sale

    The First Presbyterian Church of Winfield's Spring Big Basement Sale is Thursday and Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. There will be a coffee shop and baked goods both days. The sack sale starts at 1 pm on Friday.

    The First Presbyterian Church of Winfield's Spring Big Basement Sale is Thursday and Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. There will be a coffee shop and baked goods both days. The sack sale starts at 1 pm on Friday.

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    Trout Release

    A Trout Release for Wilson Lake at Donnellson will be held at 1 pm. Anglers need a proper license and trout stamp.

    A Trout Release for Wilson Lake at Donnellson will be held at 1 pm. Anglers need a proper license and trout stamp.

  • March 29, 2014

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    Bar Stool Open

    Bar Stool Open benefits West Point, St. Pail, Houghton, Denmark and Donnellson Fire Departments. It runs from 10 am to 7 pm at local pubs. Sign-in sheets are at Phil’s Pub. Cost is $60 per team.

    Bar Stool Open benefits West Point, St. Pail, Houghton, Denmark and Donnellson Fire Departments. It runs from 10 am to 7 pm at local pubs. Sign-in sheets are at Phil’s Pub. Cost is $60 per team.

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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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    Cotillion Club Dance

    The Cotillion Club hosts a dance from 7:30 to 10:30 pm at the Burlington Eagles Club. It is open to the public, singles are welcome.

    The Cotillion Club hosts a dance from 7:30 to 10:30 pm at the Burlington Eagles Club. It is open to the public, singles are welcome.

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    Danville Dinner Theater

    Danville Vocal Music Department’s Dinner Theater “A Night at the Movies” has dinner starting at 6 pm and entertainment at 7. The night includes a silent and live auction. For tickets, call 392-4222. Show-only tickets are available at the door.

    Danville Vocal Music Department’s Dinner Theater “A Night at the Movies” has dinner starting at 6 pm and entertainment at 7. The night includes a silent and live auction. For tickets, call 392-4222. Show-only tickets are available at the door.

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    Dollars for Scholars

    The Dollars for Scholars Auction starts at 6:30 pm at the Charles Lorber Gymnasium at the New London High School. There will be music and refreshments. Proceeds benefits scholarships for New London students.

    The Dollars for Scholars Auction starts at 6:30 pm at the Charles Lorber Gymnasium at the New London High School. There will be music and refreshments. Proceeds benefits scholarships for New London students.

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    L.P. in Concert

    The First Baptist Church hosts recording artist L.P. Concert time is 7 pm. There is a $5 charge at the door.

    The First Baptist Church hosts recording artist L.P. Concert time is 7 pm. There is a $5 charge at the door.

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    Much Ado About Will

    Central Lee High School presents the play “Much Ado About Will” at 7:30 pm. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students.

    Central Lee High School presents the play “Much Ado About Will” at 7:30 pm. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students.

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    Pamper Me Silly

    Relay for Life Team “No One Walks Alone” hosts “Pamper Me Silly” from 10:30 am to 3 pm at the Masonic Temple. There will be food, drinks, vendors, demonstrations and prizes. It benefits the American Cancer Society.

    Relay for Life Team “No One Walks Alone” hosts “Pamper Me Silly” from 10:30 am to 3 pm at the Masonic Temple. There will be food, drinks, vendors, demonstrations and prizes. It benefits the American Cancer Society.

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    Wayland Fire Pancake Supper

    Wayland Fire and Rescue Pancake Supper will be held starting at 5:30 pm in the Winfield Fire Station. It is by freewill donation.

    Wayland Fire and Rescue Pancake Supper will be held starting at 5:30 pm in the Winfield Fire Station. It is by freewill donation.

  • March 30, 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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    Gospel Music Festival to Benefit Historic Second Baptist Church

    Six local gospel groups will perform at a Gospel Music Festival at 2 pm at the First Methodist Church in Mount Pleasant. The groups that will be participating are Selah, the Tinders Group, Second Baptist Ministry, Bryan Katchay, Terry Hemsworth, and the John Hemsworth Family. The event is being organized by the Mount Pleasant Historic Preservation Commission as a fundraiser for repair of the roof of the historic Second Baptist Church, located at the corner of West Saunders and North Van Buren Streets. Free will donation will be accepted.

    Six local gospel groups will perform at a Gospel Music Festival at 2 pm at the First Methodist Church in Mount Pleasant. The groups that will be participating are Selah, the Tinders Group, Second Baptist Ministry, Bryan Katchay, Terry Hemsworth, and the John Hemsworth Family. The event is being organized by the Mount Pleasant Historic Preservation Commission as a fundraiser for repair of the roof of the historic Second Baptist Church, located at the corner of West Saunders and North Van Buren Streets. Free will donation will be accepted.

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    Much Ado About Will

    Central Lee High School presents the play “Much Ado About Will” at 2 pm. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students.

    Central Lee High School presents the play “Much Ado About Will” at 2 pm. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students.

    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.