Calendar: February 7, 2013
“Showville” Grand Finale, for AMC’s new television show, local audience votes for the winner of $10,000, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, doors open at 6:30 p.m.; show starts at 7 p.m. Free.
Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings, Fairfield Friends Church, 8 p.m.
Celebrate Recovery, New Life Community Church, potluck, 6 p.m., worship, 7 p.m.; support/open share meeting, 8 p.m.
No School, Van Buren Community School District. Professional development for staff.
Pulled-pork Dinner, fundraising dinner for Fairfield High School Renaissance Program, FHS Commons, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
S.H.A.R.E., food package orders due. Call 472-3179 or 472-6140.
Packwood Community Coffee Club, sponsored by Packwood Betterment Committee, Packwood Community Building, 9-10 a.m.
Rotary International, Fairfield Golf & Country Club, 12:05 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous, New Life Community Church, 7 p.m.
Polar Plunge, Waterworks Park, registration/check-in, 10:30 a.m.; plunge, 11 a.m.
“SWEET: Desserts and A Show,” fundraiser for Fairfield High School music department, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Expo Hall, 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.
TAIKOPROJECT All-Stars, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 p.m.
Iowa Artists Regional Show, hosted by Fairfield Art Association, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Awards presentation, 1:30 p.m. Artwork on exhibit through end of February.
Chicken Fry, fundraiser for Birmingham Homecoming Committee, Birmingham Lions building, 5-7 p.m.
“A Benefit for Cousins,” for Noah Conger and Reagan Kopsieker, sponsored by Pekin Area Church Women, Pekin school, 5-8 p.m.
Bluegrass Jam, Fairfield Senior Citizen Center, 6:30-10 p.m. Free.
Grant Wood Birthday Soup Smorgasbord, KD Center, Eldon, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Prize drawing, 1 p.m.
Sweetheart Sales Event, fundraiser for Bonaparte Independence Day Committee, Whiteley Opera House, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Yoga Class, with Amber Nightingale, Morning Star Studio’s Sunset Room, 9:30-10:45 a.m.
Indoor Farmers’ Market, Fairfield Senior Citizen Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, noon. Call 233-5139.
Al-Anon Support Group, New Life Community Church, noon. Call 919-2091.
Narcotics Anonymous, New Life Community Church, 1:30 and 6:30 p.m.
Nicotine Anonymous, 206 W. Burlington Ave., 5 p.m.
Dual Recovery Anonymous, 206 W. Burlington Ave., 1 p.m. Call 919-2322.
Fairfield Arts & Convention Center Volunteer Appreciation, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 2 p.m.
Young Birders Eagle Watch, for youth ages 8-18, although an adult must accompany those 11 and younger, meet at Jefferson County Park Nature Center to carpool along the Des Moines River, 2 p.m. Preregistration appreciated: 472-4421 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Latin, Swing and Ballroom Dance, sponsored by Fairfield Latin & Ballroom Association, Morning Star Studio, 8-10 p.m. Call 919-5698 or email email@example.com.
Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, 5 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous, New Life Community Church, 1:30 p.m.
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