|April 15, 2019
7:00 am: Monday Events
April 15, 20197:00 am
April 15 Tax Day!
The Henry County Treasurer's office is closed from noon to 1 pm on Tuesday. The Driver License Department will be closed all day.
|April 16, 2019
7:00 am: Tuesday Events
April 16, 20197:00 am
The Iowa Army Ammunition Plant Restoration Advisory Board will meet at 9 am at the West Burlington City Hall. the general public may ask questions and voice concerns ab0ut the plant's clean up process.
The Henry County Treasurer's office is closed from noon to 1 pm for staff training. The driver license department is closed all day but the office will be open for motor vehicle and property tax customers.
Mt. Pleasant Christian School is having a blood drive from 3 pm to 6 pm today, inside the Multipurpose Room. To donate, please contact Melissa Peiffer at 319-385-8613 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use the code 1245 to locate the drive.
The Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District Commissioners will hold their monthly meeting today at 3:30 pm at the District office located at 709 S. Iris St. in Mt. Pleasant.
The First United Methodist Church of Mt. Pleasant presents The Room Upstairs: Passover Dinner Theatre tonight and tomorrow night at 6:30 pm. Doors open at 6:15. Freewill donation tickets are available at Brown's Shoe Fit or from any cast member.
The Mt. Pleasant Moose Lodge serves tacos every Tuesday from 5 to 7 pm. Tacos, taco salad and walking tacos. $6 each. Dine in or carry out.
The Mt. Pleasant Christian School on East Washington Street serves tacos every Tuesday from 5-7 pm. Soft shell tacos, walking tacos, super nachos, chips and homemade salsa, cookies, pop and water. Dine in or carry out and order ahead at 319-385-8613.
Lockridge fire and Rescue is hosting a blood drive on the 16th at the senior site from 3:30 to 7:30 pm.
WMU Elementary Students would like to extend an invitation for you to attend the spring concert with the theme "Pirates and Songs of the Seas" at 7:00 PM in the big gym. This evening will feature some familiar songs as well as some that will be new to most. All WMU Elementary students in grades K-5 will perform. Additionally, 5th Grade Band will be performing, and elementary students' artwork will be on display in the lobby. There is no admission cost, but donations will be accepted to be put toward purchasing some additional new risers and music for next year's musical.
|April 17, 2019
7:00 am: Wednesday Events
April 17, 20197:00 am
Congressman Dave Loebsack's Representative will be at the Keosauqua City Hall from 11 AM to 12 PM and at the Fairfield Convention Center 1 PM to 2 PM.
The community meal at the Fellowship Cup in Mt. Pleasant this week this week will be:
Spaghetti bake, a vegetable and a dessert.
The Henry County Historic Preservation Commission will hold its monthly meeting today at the Henry Co Courthouse 2nd floor conference room at 1 PM. The public is invited to attend.
The new London VFW serves up tacos every Wednesday from 5 to 7:30 pm.
The First United Methodist Church of Mt. Pleasant presents The Room Upstairs: Passover Dinner Theatre tonight at 6:30 pm. Doors open at 6:15. Freewill donation tickets are available at Brown's Shoe Fit or from any cast member.
The Mount Pleasant City compost site's Wednesday hours are 1 pm to 6 pm. The site is located southwest of Saunders Park and the end of Yocum Lane and Hoaglin Drive.
|April 18, 2019
7:00 am: Thursday Events
April 18, 20197:00 am
Trenton United Methodist Church Maundy Thursday worship with Communion, and Tenebrae service at 7 pm.
Crawfordsville United Church of Christ is having a Maundy Thursday Service at 7pm.
Faith Christian Outreach Church hosts “We Remember” Family Communion today at 7 pm.
Olds United Church of Christ is having a Maundy Thursday Communion at 7pm.
The First United Methodist Church Maundy Thursday worship will be at 7 PM with Holy Communion, Hand Washing and Stripping of the Altar. For more information, please call the church office at 319-385-1740, visit the website at www.fumcmtp.org or the church’s Facebook page. You can also get more information by contacting Mark Kimzey, Chancel Choir director at 319-385-2244.
|April 19, 2019
7:00 am: Friday Events
April 19, 20197:00 am
Mt. Pleasant City offices will be closed today in observance of Good Friday. Garbage collection will be on its regular schedule.
Henry County Health Center is hosting a community blood drive today from 11 am to 2 pm inside the Health Education Center. To donate, please contact the Blood Center at 800-747-5401 ext. 1281 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use the code 1851 to locate the drive.
Way of the Cross begins at noon in Mt. Pleasant at St. Alphonse Church and concludes at the First United Methodist Church with light refreshments.
The First United Methodist Church’s Chancel Choir will be present the Joseph Martin cantata “Footprints in the Sand” as the basis for the 7 PM Good Friday worship service. For more information, please call the church office at 319-385-1740, visit the website at www.fumcmtp.org or the church’s Facebook page. You can also get more information by contacting Mark Kimzey, Chancel Choir director at 319-385-2244.
Ainsworth Community Church is having their Good Friday Service at 7pm.
Salem Friends Church is having their Good Friday service at 6:30pm.
The First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant is having their Good Friday Open Prayer from 9 am to 5 pm, with their Good Friday service at 6 pm.
|April 20, 2019
7:00 am: Saturday Events
April 20, 20197:00 am
Mount Pleasant Fire Department annual pancake breakfast from 6 am to 10 am at the fire station 204 S. Jackson. Pancakes, whole hog sausage, orange juice and coffee for a free will donation.
The Fairfield Shrine Club's Annual Pancake Breakfast will be held at the Fairfield VFW at 121 East Broadway St. from 6 AM until 10 AM. They will be serving pancakes, sausage, biscuits and gravy, coffee, milk, and juice. All you care to eat- Adults are only $6, and kids 12 and under are free.
Trenton United Methodist Church pancake breakfast for a free will offering from 7:30 to 9:30 am.
Relay for Life Team No One Walks Alone is having an Easter Sale. There will be baskets, goodies and homemade goods at Kramer's Gas Station in Salem from 8 am to 2 pm.
There are lots of Easter Egg hunts going on in the Villages of Van Buren today! The first one is at the Lacy-Keosaqua State Park in the 1st Shelter House at 9 am. Then at 10 am, there will be one at the Milton City Park and one in Douds at Yates Park. The next one is at 10:30 am in the Stockport City Park. 1:30 pm, Cantril has their Easter Egg hunt at the Waubonsie Park. Finally at 2 pm, Bonaparte searches at the Former Elementary School Building.
The First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant is having an Easter Egg hunt today starting at 10 am.
The Annual Winfield Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 3:30 pm at Sunrise Terrace Care Center.
SCC celebrates April as National Poetry Month by hosting a Visiting Writers Series event at 8 pm with Rita Mae Reese, a nationally acclaimed and award-winning author. The reading will be held in the Little Theatre, Room 333, on West Burlington's campus, and will be followed by a brief question and answer session with the author. This is free and open to the public, but space is limited.
This is the deadline to rsvp for the April 25 Mount Pleasant Community Theatre annual meeting. Rsvp to Karen Brimhall at firstname.lastname@example.org
|April 21, 2019
7:00 am: Sunday Events
April 21, 20197:00 am
April 21 Easter Sunday
Trenton United Methodist Church Sunrise service at 6:30 am at the Richwoods Cemetery on Franklin Avenue. The regular morning worship is at 8 am and there will be a free Easter breakfast served at 9 am.
Ainsworth Community Church is having their Easter Worship today at 10:30am.
Crawfordsville United Church of Christ is having an Easter Sunrise Service at 7am and their Easter Worship at 9am.
Faith Christian Outreach Church is having a Resurrection Sunday Celebration twice today at 8:30am and 10:30am with special music and a message!
Olds United Church of Christ's Easter Worship service is at 10:30am.
The First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant is having their Easter Service at 10:30 am.