Sunday

July 3 The Henry County Optimist Club would appreciate help to take down the Mount Pleasant flag display on Tuesday, July 5. Meet in front of US Bank on Washington Street in Mount Pleasant at 6:30 pm. Please note this is a change of date. The Burlington Municipal Band's 7:30 PM concert at the Crapo […]

Monday

July 4 The Mount Pleasant City offices are closed for the holiday. Garbage collection will be one day later thru the week. Wayland 4th of July Celebration - lions club breakfast 6:30-9:30 am, parade rain or shine 10:30 am on Main Street, Lunch at WACO high school 11-1 p.m., and Fireworks at dusk on the […]

Tuesday

July 5 Please remember garbage collection in Mount Pleasant is running one day late this week. The Henry County Optimist Club would appreciate help to take down the Mount Pleasant flag display on Tuesday, July 5. Meet in front of US Bank on Washington Street in Mount Pleasant at 6:30 pm. Please note this is […]

Wednesday

July 6 The Lee County Fair Queen crowning will be held at 6 pm in the Show Barn. The Jr. Queen and the Little Miss and Mr. will also be selected. at 6:30 pm it's motocross in front of the Grandstand.

Thursday

July 7 The Henry County Health Center Foundation will sponsor a Shoe Sale Fundraiser from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Health Education Center at HCHC.  Brown’s Shoe Fit will be on hand with their portable racks filled with a variety of comfortable shoes, sandals, and other footwear.  The Shoe Sale is open to […]

Friday

July 8 Veterans and the public are invited to the Mount Pleasant Vets Hall at 3:15 pm.  Senator Mark Loffgren, Chair of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and Veterans Home Commandant Matthew Peterson will make a presentation and take questions. The 20th Century Car Club, Main Street Mount Pleasant, and the Mount Pleasant Area Chamber […]

Saturday

July 9 The Players Workshop's annual fundraising garage sale is from 8-2 at 1431 Grove Street in Burlington. Good, usable items of every size and description are available for sale.  And nothing is pre-priced—you pay what you think your purchase is worth.  $1.00 bag sale begins at 1:00 p.m. The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra will […]

Wednesday

July 13 The Peace Lutheran Church at 13646 Beaverdale Road, West Burlington is having an ice cream social. Serving begins at 5 pm.  Carry out is available. The menu includes creamed chicken, maidrites, salads, homemade pie and, of course, ice cream.

Saturday

July 22 Music on Main is free and open to the entire community and hosted by Main Street Mount Pleasant. There will be live music by the band The Boys, Food will be available from the Henry County Pork Producers, and the Henry County Cattlemen. Bring your whole family and enjoy the games, pedal tractor […]

Saturday

July 30 So You Think You Can Cook? This is a cooking competition that features local chefs. The chefs will be competing in one of three categories; appetizers, entrees, or desserts. Each contestant will be judged in their category by a panel of judges. There will also be a People's Choice award given in each […]

Saturday

August 6 Main Street Mount Pleasant hosts Farm to Table Dinner.

Thursday

September 15 Main Street Mount Pleasant hosts Pizza Wars in Downtown Mount Pleasant!