October 12, 20197:00 am
Today is the last Mt. Pleasant Farmer's Market of the season. They're open from 8:30 to 11 am at McMillan Park under the Wright Pavilion.
The Mount Pleasant City compost site is open every Saturday from 8 am to 5 pm. The site is located southwest of Saunders Park at the end of Yocum Lane and Hoaglin Drive.
The First Presbyterian Church of Mt Pleasant at 902 S. Walnut St. is having a Rummage and Bake Sale today from 8 am to 1 pm. All items are 50 cents unless otherwise marked. There will be a $2 a bag sale today from 11 am to 1 pm.
The Vintage Raven Kitten Haven is having a kitten adoption bonanza today from 9 am to 5 pm at the Vintage Raven store in uptown Mount Pleasant. Come meet all of the cats that they have up for adoption.
Walk to End Alzheimer's is today at the Port of Burlington. Registration is from 9 to 10 am, there will be a ceremony at 10:30, and the walk takes place at 11 am. For more information, visit their website alz.org.
Appleberry Orchard is celebrating Fire Prevention Week today. The Donnellson Fire Department will showcase fire trucks from 1 - 4 pm, and Air Evac Helicopter will land at 2 pm (pending emergencies) and there will be a Fireman obstacle course for the kids! All included with regular admission.
The Dover Museum is open every Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 pm through October. There is no charge, but donations are welcome. The museum is air conditioned and handicap accessible.
New London VFW hosts a ham and ribeye steak dinner from 5 to 7:30 pm. Dinner includes a baked potato, salad and dinner roll. The ham steak dinner is $10 and the ribeye dinner is $14.
The Midwest Haunted Rails continues tonight! They will be open from 6 to 10:30 pm. Tickets are $12 per person and get you unlimited rides on the Ghost Train, Ghostly Trolley, Haunted Carousel, and other activities! (games, food, and Thrashers House of Terror not included). Ages four and under get in free.
Thrashers House of Terror will be open tonight from 6 pm to midnight. Tickets are $10 per person or $15 for the fast pass. Children 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult.