Community Calendar

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Aug 5, '14

Access Energy Meeting

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Access Energy Meeting

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Access Energy Cooperative’s annual Meeting of Members is today at 5 pm at McMillan Park. There will be a free meal at 5 and then a business meeting at 7 pm with a prize drawing to follow. The grand prize is a $250 bill credit.

Access Energy Meeting

Blood Drive

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Blood Drive

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A blood drive is from 2 to 6 pm at the E3 Center Gym. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Blood Drive

Spring Run Ice Cream Social

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Spring Run Ice Cream Social

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Spring Run Church’s Ice Cream Social is run 5 to 7 pm. They will be serving beefburgers, hot chicken sandwiches, baked beans, potato salad, pie, cake and homemade ice cream – all by freewill donation. Proceeds go towards mission work.

Spring Run Ice Cream Social

Summer Merchant Movies

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Summer Merchant Movies

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The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies wrap up this week with a showing of “Mr. Peabody and Sherman” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

Summer Merchant Movies

TOPS #212...

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

TOPS #212...

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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

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Alcoholic Anonymous

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

Alcoholic Anonymous

Aug 6, '14

Alive After Five

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Alive After Five

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Alive After Five is hosted by Mt. Pleasant Noon Rotary at Garrels Elk Ranch. The event is from 5 to 7 pm and is for Chamber members, employees and guests and is a great time for networking.

Alive After Five

Keosauqua Blood Drive

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Keosauqua Blood Drive

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A blood drive will be held from 3 to 7 pm at the Keosauqua Senior Center. For an appointment, call 800-452-1097.

Keosauqua Blood Drive

Summer Merchant Movies

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Summer Merchant Movies

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The 2014 Summer Merchant Movies wrap up this week with a showing of “Mr. Peabody and Sherman” at 2:30 pm. Movies are free, pick up your tickets at KILJ and other participating merchants.

Summer Merchant Movies

Immunization Clinics

Close1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Department
407 West White Street
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Immunization Clinics

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

Immunization Clinics

Aug 7, '14

Car Cruise-In

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Car Cruise-In

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Advanced Auto Parts hosts a Car Cruise-In from 5 to 8 pm. It is hosted by Heartland Rod and Custom and is for all car owners.

Car Cruise-In

Mepo Blood Drive

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Mepo Blood Drive

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There’s a Mediapolis Community Blood Drive from 7 to 10 am at City Hall in the Community Blood Drive. For an appointment, call 800-747-5401.

Mepo Blood Drive

Sweet Corn Festival

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Sweet Corn Festival

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The West Point Sweet Corn Festival starts today. The carnival, arts and crafts in the park, free sweet corn and the bbq pork loin dinner all run from 5 to 10 pm. The princess and queen interviews and coronation is at 6. The Holy Trinity drill team performs afterwards and there will be a dj afterwards.

Sweet Corn Festival

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Alcoholics Anonymous

Aug 8, '14

CJ Farmers Market

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CJ Farmers Market

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The Columbus Junction Farmers Market is from 4:30 to 6:30 pm in the Youth Center on the Louisa County Fairgrounds. Another Mulligan performs.

CJ Farmers Market

Farmington Farmers Market

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Farmington Farmers Market

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The Farmington Farmers Market is from 3:30 to 6:30 pm at the downtown shelterhouse.

Farmington Farmers Market

First Friday Art Walk

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First Friday Art Walk

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Fairfield’s First Friday Art Walk is from 6 to 10:30 pm in the City Square. Blue Cat Alley performs from 6 to 7:30 and then Bob Dorr and the Blues Band will perform from 7:30 to 10:30. There will be a bbq contest with audience judging. There will be food vendors, artist, area non-profit organizations and children’s activities.

First Friday Art Walk

Lights, Camera, Action

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Lights, Camera, Action

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Lights, Camera, Action presents “Surf’s Up” in Fort Madison’s Central Park at 7 pm. Food will be available for purchase.

Lights, Camera, Action

Senior Coffee & Tea

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Senior Coffee & Tea

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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

Sweet Corn Festival

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Sweet Corn Festival

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The West Point Sweet Corn Festival continues today. The carnival, arts and crafts in the park, free sweet and bbq chicken dinners will be served from 5 to 10 pm. There will be dance performances and LMNOP performs from 7:30 to 10:30 pm.

Sweet Corn Festival

College Conversations Over Coffee

Close8:30 am - 10:00 am

College Conversations Over Coffee

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IWC’s College Conversations Over Coffee is today. They meet every second Friday of the month at Tazza Bella from 8:30 to 10 am.

College Conversations Over Coffee

Aug 9, '14

Marine Corps Picnic

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Marine Corps Picnic

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Hamilton-Waters Marine Corps League invites all veterans and their families to the annual picnic. It starts at 3 pm at the 40&8 Park behind Community Field in Burlington. Meat and drinks are furnished, bring a dish to share.

Marine Corps Picnic

MP Farmers Market

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MP Farmers Market

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

MP Farmers Market

Outdoor Cinema

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Outdoor Cinema

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An Outdoor Cinema will be held in Burlington at the corner of Fifth and Valley Streets at dusk. They will be showing “42-the Jackie Robinson Story.” Snacks and drinks will be available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair.

Outdoor Cinema

Sweet Corn Festival

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Sweet Corn Festival

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The West Point Sweet Corn Festival continues today. The 5K and 10K race starts at 8 am, a horseshoe doubles tournament starts at 10. Arts and crafts in the park, free sweet corn and bbq dinners will be served from 11 am to 10 pm. Pee wee drag races are at 11 and the carnival runs from noon to midnight. The junior water fights start at 1, the bathtub races at 2:30 and free stage performances feature Madd Hoss Jackson at 7:30 pm.

Sweet Corn Festival

Yarmouth Fun Fest

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Yarmouth Fun Fest

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The Yarmouth Community Fun Fest is today. At 10 am, there is a parade, an antique car and tractor show, a trap shoot and derby and a magic show after the parade. There’s a free carnival from 1:30 to 2:30 at First Baptist Church. At 3 pm there’s a free sanctioned pedal pull and there’s a garden tractor pull from 1 to 4 pm. At 6 pm music will be provided by Highway 99 and then there will be a free fireworks show.

Yarmouth Fun Fest

Aug 10, '14

Phantom of the Opera

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Phantom of the Opera

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“The Phantom of the Opera” silent film and organ concert starts at 3 pm at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center. For tickets, visit FairfieldACC.com.

Phantom of the Opera

Sweet Corn Festival

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Sweet Corn Festival

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The Sweet Corn Festival wraps up today. BBQ dinners and free sweet corn will be served starting at 11. The carnival runs from 11:30 am to 6 pm. Arts and crafts in the park is from noon to 7. The parade starts at noon and a mini tractor pull starts at 2.

Sweet Corn Festival

Wesley Chapel Service

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Wesley Chapel Service

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Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church has a change in service today. Their 11 am service will meet at 10:30 at Trenton Park for an outdoor service. A picnic will follow.

Wesley Chapel Service

Alcoholics Anonymous

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Alcoholics Anonymous

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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

Aug 11, '14

Elementary Backpack to School Night

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Elementary Backpack to School Night

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Mt. Pleasant Elementary Schools have their Backpack to School Night from 5 to 6 pm. Students can bring their backpacks, school supplies and meet their teachers.

Elementary Backpack to School Night

MP Middle School Back to School Night

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MP Middle School Back to School Night

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Mt. Pleasant Middle School Back to School Night is from 5 to 7 pm at the Middle School.

MP Middle School Back to School Night

Bingo

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Veteran's Hall
Mt. Pleasant, IA

Bingo

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

Bingo

Alanon

Close7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church
902 South Walnut
Mt Pleasant, IA 52641

Alanon

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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