March 27, 20197:00 am
Mt. Pleasant Parks and Rec is having a Little Dunkers for grades 1st & 2nd. This is an instructional program for boys and girls to learn the basics of basketball through fun and drills. Baskets will be lowered for those not yet ready for regular height baskets. This program will be instructed by Paul Rundquist. Registration is February 1 through March 1. Program dates are March 25-28 from 5:30-6:15 PM at the Cottrell Gym. Registration fee is $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents.
The Friends of the Harlan Lincoln House invite you to a special evening Brown Bag Lecture presentation in the Social Hall at Iowa Wesleyan University. The Social Hall will open at 5 pm to view selections from Professor Emeritus of History and Political Science at the Des Moines Area Community College and Baseball Historian John Liepa's extensive collection of baseball cards and memorabilia featuring Iowa's 221 Major Leaguers and seven Hall of Famers. Stick around to listen to Professor John Liepa as he engages the audience in the myths regarding the invention of baseball as well as the origins and evolution of the early game in the United States. This event is free and open to the public.
Tacos are served up every Wednesday at the New London VFW from 5 to 7:30 pm.