Weather Related Announcements
There are weather related announcements for this area. Click this link for details.
Close

Community Calendar

The week's events
Mon Tues Wed Thur Fri Sat Sun
May 27, '13

Flea Market & Craft Show

-

Flea Market & Craft Show

iCal

The Betonsport Flea Market and Craft Show is this weekend. For more details call 592-3579.

Flea Market & Craft Show

Coffee Chat

-

Coffee Chat

iCal

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

Coffee Chat

Memorial Ride

-

Memorial Ride

iCal

The 2nd annual Memorial Ride for the Big Creek Tractor Association starts at 8:28 am at the Menke-Hoyer Auction Building in New London and will feature a scenic ride around the area. Cost is $20 per member. Proceeds go to Dollars for Scholars and the Ride a Tractor Program. For information call 931-3282.

Memorial Ride

Barnabas Memorial Day Concert

-

Barnabas Memorial Day Concert

iCal

The St. Barnabas Choir presents their 32nd annual Memorial Day Concert at the Barnabas Church in Montrose. Concerts will be held at both 9 and 11 am with the title “We Remember and Honor.” Breakfast will be served from 7 to 9 am at Joppa Lodge in Montrose by freewill donation. Money raised goes towards Central Lee High School scholarships. Veterans and military personnel at the concerts have an opportunity to introduce themselves.

Barnabas Memorial Day Concert

Wayland Memorial Day Breakfast

-

Wayland Memorial Day Breakfast

iCal

Wayland Economic Development Corporation is hosting a Memorial Day breakfast. They will be serving sausage, pancakes, eggs & a drink on May 27th from 6:30 to 9:30am in the Wayland Community Room. A free will donation will be accepted.

Wayland Memorial Day Breakfast

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

-

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

iCal

Winfield Public Library has registration underway for their Summer Reading Programs. The six week program is for 3 years to fifth grade. All children must be registered to participate. For more details call 257-3247.

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

MP Aquatic Center Open

-

MP Aquatic Center Open

iCal

The Mt. Pleasant Family Aquatic Center opens from 1 to 7 pm. It will be closed this week and will reopen for the season Saturday.

MP Aquatic Center Open

Bingo

6:30 pm -
Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

iCal

Bingo every Monday night at 6:30 at the Mt. Pleasant Veteran's Hall.

Bingo

Alanon

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

iCal

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

May 28, '13

Coffee Chat

-

Coffee Chat

iCal

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

Coffee Chat

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

-

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

iCal

Winfield Public Library has registration underway for their Summer Reading Programs. The six week program is for 3 years to fifth grade. All children must be registered to participate. For more details call 257-3247.

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

MP Library Book Club

1:30 pm -
Mt. Pleasant Public Library
307 East Monroe
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

MP Library Book Club

iCal

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...

5:00 pm -
Lincoln Street Baptist Church
Lincoln Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

TOPS #212...

iCal

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

7:00 pm -

Alcoholic Anonymous

iCal

Alcoholic Anonymous has a closed meeting tonight at 7 pm at the basement of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church.

Alcoholic Anonymous

May 29, '13

Coffee Chat

-

Coffee Chat

iCal

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

Coffee Chat

MP Farmers Market

-

MP Farmers Market

iCal

The Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market is open from 4 to 6 pm at the Wright Pavilion in McMillan Park.

MP Farmers Market

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

-

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

iCal

Winfield Public Library has registration underway for their Summer Reading Programs. The six week program is for 3 years to fifth grade. All children must be registered to participate. For more details call 257-3247.

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

Climbing Wall

-

Climbing Wall

iCal

Starr’s Cave Nature Center’s climbing wall is open from 1 to 4 pm. This outdoor 15-foot wall is open for everyone. Cost is $5 , children must be at least eight and previous experience is not required. Gear and instruction will be provided by Conservation staff.

Climbing Wall

Immunization Clinics

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

iCal

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

Immunization Clinics

May 30, '13

Coffee Chat

-

Coffee Chat

iCal

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

Coffee Chat

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

-

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

iCal

Winfield Public Library has registration underway for their Summer Reading Programs. The six week program is for 3 years to fifth grade. All children must be registered to participate. For more details call 257-3247.

Winfield Summer Reading Programs

Alcoholics Anonymous

5:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

iCal

Alcoholics Anonymous has a closed meeting this evening at 5 pm at the St. Michael’s Episcopal Church basement.

Alcoholics Anonymous

May 31, '13

Senior Coffee & Tea

-

Senior Coffee & Tea

iCal

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

Coffee Chat

-

Coffee Chat

iCal

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

Coffee Chat

Poker Tournament Party

-

Poker Tournament Party

iCal

The 1st annual Deadwood Poker Tournament Party will be held at the Deadwood Saloon at the North Village in McMillan Park. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at the Main Street Office. Enjoy an evening with bandits, bankers, saloon girls, sheriffs, gamblers and more. The fun starts at 6 pm.

Poker Tournament Party

NL 8th Grade Recognition

-

NL 8th Grade Recognition

iCal

New London Schools 8th Grade Recognition Ceremony will be held at 10 am in the Charles Lorber Gymnasium.

NL 8th Grade Recognition

Roederer Open House

-

Roederer Open House

iCal

An Open House for retiring Mt. Pleasant Superintendent Dr. John Roederer will be held from 3 to 6 pm in the Community Room of the Heatilator Arts and Civic Center. The public is welcome.

Roederer Open House

Salem Citywide Sales

-

Salem Citywide Sales

iCal

Salem Citywide sales run Friday from 8 am to 5 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 2 pm. Maps will be available at Kramer’s Gas Station.

Salem Citywide Sales

Denmark Townwide Yard Sales

-

Denmark Townwide Yard Sales

iCal

Denmark Townwide Yard Sales are from 8 am to 5 pm. Maps will be available at local businesses.

Denmark Townwide Yard Sales

Cotillion Club Dance

-

Cotillion Club Dance

iCal

A Cotillion Club Dance will be held from 7:30 to 10:30 pm in Tama Event Center in Burlington. Performing will be the Sally Weisenberg Band. Nonmember admission is $10.

Cotillion Club Dance

Relay for Life Yard & Bake Sale

-

Relay for Life Yard & Bake Sale

iCal

Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone hosts a yard and bake sale at the Salem Park Shelter House from 8 am to 5 pm. They will also offer breakfast and lunch.

Relay for Life Yard & Bake Sale

Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

-

Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

iCal

Ainsworth Opera House has their Breakfast Buffet Fundraiser from 7 to 9 am. Cost is $7 and is free for children 10 or younger.

Ainsworth Breakfast Buffet

Bark for Life DM County

-

Bark for Life DM County

iCal

Bark for Life of Des Moines County will have their kickoff lap at 9:15 am around Crapo Park. Laps continue until 11:15. Theme baskets will be raffled off. The event is sponsored by Relay for Life team Purple Paws for the Cause.

Bark for Life DM County

Jun 1, '13

Coffee Chat

-

Coffee Chat

iCal

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

Coffee Chat

Fly Me To the Moon

-

Fly Me To the Moon

iCal

“Fly Me To the Moon” a tribute to Bart Howard will be performed at the Tama Event Center in Burlington starting at 8 pm. It features renowned singer Joyce Breach. Cost is $30. For reservations call 572-6637.

Fly Me To the Moon

Swedish Pancake Breakfast

-

Swedish Pancake Breakfast

iCal

A Swedish Pancake Breakfast will be served from 8 to 11 am at the Swedesburg Parish Hall. The meal consists of Swedish pancakes with ligenberries, potato sausage and homemade rolls.

Swedish Pancake Breakfast

Salem Citywide Sales

-

Salem Citywide Sales

iCal

Salem Citywide sales run Friday from 8 am to 5 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 2 pm. Maps will be available at Kramer’s Gas Station.

Salem Citywide Sales

Starr's Cave Insect Program

-

Starr's Cave Insect Program

iCal

Starr’s Cave presents an insect program. It’s a two-hour interactive program for 3 to 4 year olds. Children and a guardian will learn about them and the different types from Naturalist Katherine Brakeville. It will include a craft, story, hike and hands-on activities. It starts at 10 am and wraps up with a picnic lunch at 11:30. Cost is $5 per child. To register call 753-5808.

Starr's Cave Insect Program

MP Aquatic Opens

-

MP Aquatic Opens

iCal

The Mt. Pleasant Family Aquatic Center opens for the season today. They are open 1 to 7 pm daily.

MP Aquatic Opens

Legislative Forum

-

Legislative Forum

iCal

The Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance hosts the final public forum with area lawmakers for the 2013 session from 8:30 to 10 am at the IWC Chadwick Library. Rep. Dave Heaton and Sen. Rich Taylor will deliver a summary of session accomplishments and will answer questions from the audience. The public is encouraged to attend.

Legislative Forum

Winfield Citywide Sales

-

Winfield Citywide Sales

iCal

Winfield Citywide Garage and Yard Sales are today, rain or shine.

Winfield Citywide Sales

Winfield Family Stay Active Day

-

Winfield Family Stay Active Day

iCal

Winfield Stay Active is today. Citywide sales start at 8. The free swim at Twin Lakes is from 1 to 4 pm. Big Wheel and Small Bike starts at 3:30 pm and Bike Around Winfield starts at 4. Kids games are at 4:30 with horseshoes, volleyball and a bags tournament starting at 5. Cost is $5. A meal with homemade ice cream will be served at 5:30 and it by freewill donation. Karaoke starts at 8 pm.

Winfield Family Stay Active Day

Denmark Townwide Yard Sales

-

Denmark Townwide Yard Sales

iCal

Denmark Townwide Yard Sales are from 8 am to 5 pm. Maps will be available at local businesses.

Denmark Townwide Yard Sales

Burlington Book Sale

-

Burlington Book Sale

iCal

Friends of the Burlington Public Library’s Book Sale is from 8 am to 5 pm at the library.

Burlington Book Sale

Burlington Artist Reception

-

Burlington Artist Reception

iCal

An Opening Reception for artist Preston Jackson will be from 2 to 4 pm at the Art Center of Burlington. Admission is free and his works will be on display through July 28th.

Burlington Artist Reception

Denmark Heritage Days

-

Denmark Heritage Days

iCal

Denmark Heritage Days starts today at Star Park in Denmark. Engine registration is at 7 am. Breakfast will be at the shelter house from 7:30 to 9 am. A parade will be at noon. There will be karaoke throughout the day. Lunch will be at the fire station from 11 to 2. Anvil blastoff is from 11 to 2:15. Silver Steppers are at 1 pm. Kids games start at 1:30, the auction at 2:30 and the Bill Riley Talent Show at 3. Live music by Ned Francis will be from 5:30 to 8:30. A 5K is at 6:30 and movie in the park starts at 8:30.

Denmark Heritage Days

day out for doggies.

12:13 pm - 1:13 pm

day out for doggies.

iCal

Instead of walking your dog in town by themselves, bring them to Mt. Pleasant’s Central Park from 9:00 a.m. to Noon for a day out for doggies. There will be Dog Contests with many categories available and an obstacle course for dogs and their owners to participate in. There will be vendors, photo shoots, free prizes and lots of fun for you and your dog while raising money for Relay for Life. Cost is only $10.00. Becker’s Jewelry has donated a diamond for a Diamond Dig. You may purchase tickets for the Diamond Dig at the event. The fastest time to find the diamond wins. For more info call Cathy at 385-1749 or Cindy or Kim at 385-2216.

day out for doggies.

Jun 2, '13

Coffee Chat

-

Coffee Chat

iCal

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

Coffee Chat

Burlington Municipal Band

-

Burlington Municipal Band

iCal

Burlington Municipal Band performs a weekly concert at 7:30 pm at the Crapo Park Band Shell. Admission is free.

Burlington Municipal Band

Denmark Heritage Days

-

Denmark Heritage Days

iCal

Denmark Heritage Days starts at 7:30 am at Star Park in Denmark. A free breakfast will be served at the church at 7:30. Custom cars and tractor/gas engines will be on display. A hamball dinner will be served from 11 to 1. Anvil blastoff will be at 11 and 2:15 and a parade will be at noon. Live music will be provided by the Dave Roth Group from 12:30 to 2:30 pm.

Denmark Heritage Days

Fairfield First Fridays

-

Fairfield First Fridays

iCal

Fairfield’s First Fridays Art Walk has the theme this month of International Culture Festival: Celebrating Cultural Diversity. Music, food, culture and dance will be shown. Crafts and items from around the world will be available for purchase. There will be live music and dance performances around the town square. Ethnic foods will be available for purchase. Events run from 6 to 10 pm.

Fairfield First Fridays

Alcoholics Anonymous

7:00 pm -

Alcoholics Anonymous

iCal

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

Category Key

  •   Concerts
  •   General
  •   Meetings
  •   School Events
  •   Sports