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Neighbors Growing Together | Jul 26, 2014
CALENDAR

Friday, June 27, 2014

Jun 27, 2014

FRIDAY

Kidde Treasure Hunt, Jefferson County Fairgrounds midway, 4:30 p.m.

Bubble Gum Bubble Blowing Contest, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena, 4:30 p.m.

Spelling Bee, Jefferson County Fairgrounds country schoolhouse, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Pedal-Tractor Pull, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena, signup, 5 pm.; pull, 6 p.m.

Big Bubble Contest, sponsored by Open Class Division, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena, 5 p.m.

4-H/FFA Poultry Show, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Dairy Barn, 5:30 p.m.

Quad Races, Jefferson County Fairgrounds grandstand, 6 p.m.

Magicians, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena free stage, 8-9:30 p.m.

“Freckleface Strawberry,” presented by Two Roads Educational Arts & Theater, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 7 p.m.

Bonaparte’s Independence Day Celebration, vendors, food.

Douds Field Day, Douds-Leando alumni banquet, Van Buren Elementary Center, Douds, 5 p.m.

Jefferson County Body Transformation Challenge Celebration, Fairfield Nutrition, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Information: wwwljeffcoBTC.com.

Family Swim Night, Roosevelt Aquatic Center, 6-8 p.m. Information: 472-6159.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Fairfield Friends Church, 8 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous, New Life Community Church, 7 p.m.

 

SATURDAY

4-H/FFA Beef Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 8 a.m.

Truck and Tractor Pull, farmer class, Greater Jefferson County Fair grandstand, noon.

4-H Dog Agility Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair horse arena, noon.

4-H Bucket Bottle Calf Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 1:30 p.m.

Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest, sponsored by Open Class Division, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena, 2:30 p.m.

Checkers, Jefferson County Fairgrounds country schoolhouse, 4:30 p.m.

4-H/FFA Cat Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair Dairy Barn, 4:45 p.m.

4-H/FFA Rabbit Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair Dairy Barn, 5 p.m.

Twin States Pulling Association Truck and Tractor Pull, Greater Jefferson County Fair grandstand, 7:30 p.m.

Fully Loaded Band, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena free stage, 8-11 p.m.

175 Pairs of Hands Cleanup, organized by Fairfield Beautification Commission, meet at Ron Prill Bandstand in Central Park, 9 a.m.-noon. Bring gloves, garden tools, etc.

“Freckleface Strawberry,” presented by Two Roads Educational Arts & Theater, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 3 p.m.

Ice Cream Social, hosted by Packwood Lions Club to benefit Packwood Little League, Packwood Community Center, canceled.

Pekin High School Class of 1964 Reunion, Mother Cabrini Catholic Church, Richland, social hour, 3:30 p.m.; dinner, 5:30 p.m. Reservations encouraged, but not required: 408-234-4119.

Douds Field Day, breakfast, 7-10 a.m.; prince and princess contest registration, 10 a.m.; parade. 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; cake walk, 12:30 p.m.; kids games, 1 p.m.; pedal-tractor pull registration, 1:30 p.m.; pork loin picnic dinner, 5 p.m.; Common Bond concert, 7 p.m.

Bonaparte’s Independence Day Celebration, vendors, parade, lunch, family. Fireworks over the Des Moines River at dark.

Sunshine for Life Walk, walk in the fight against Alzheimer’s, sponsored by Good Samaritan Society-Van Buren team, Van Buren High School track, Keosauqua. Registration, 9:30 a.m.; walk 10 a.m.-noon.

SHARE, food package pickup, Fairfield Eagles Club, 8 a.m.

Fairfield Farmers’ Market, Howard Park, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Information: www.fairfieldfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, noon.

Narcotics Anonymous, New Life Community Church, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Alanon, New Life Community Church, noon.

 

SUNDAY

Church Service, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 10 a.m.

4-H Dog Obedience Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, noon.

Open Class Horse Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair horse arena, noon.

Doug Moothart Memorial Open Class Beef Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, weigh in, 1 p.m.; show, 6 p.m.

4-H Pet Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair Dairy Barn, 1:30 p.m.

4-H Style Show, Jefferson County ISU Extension Office, 2:30 p.m.

Demolition Derby, followed by fireworks, Greater Jefferson County Fair grandstand, 7 p.m.

Polishville Dance, with Jerry Beauchamp, Polishville Community Center, food available, 4:30 p.m.; dancing, 6-9 p.m. Information: 319-694-3495.

“Freckleface Strawberry,” presented by Two Roads Educational Arts & Theater, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 3 p.m.

Douds Field Day, community worship, Mt. Moriah Church, 10 a.m.; lunch, Yates Memorial Park, noon; fun horse show, Yates Memorial Park, 1:30 p.m.

Latin, Swing and Ballroom Dance, sponsored by Fairfield Latin & Ballroom Association, Morning Star Studio, 8-10 p.m. Information: 919-5698 or fflbra@iowatelecom.net.

Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, 5 p.m.

 

MONDAY

Jefferson County Fair Board Annual Meeting, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building, 8:15 a.m.

4-H/FFA Livestock Sale, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena, 9 a.m.

Jefferson County Fairgrounds Cleanup, noon.

Story Time, Fairfield Public Library, 10:30 a.m. Information: 472-6551.

Packwood Community Coffee Club, sponsored by Packwood Betterment Committee, Packwood Community Building, 9-10 a.m.

Co-Dependency Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, 7 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 107 Market St., Keosauqua, 8 p.m. Call 641-777-4700.

 

TUESDAY

Fairfield Municipal Band Concert, Ron Prill Bandstand, Central Park, 8 p.m.

Technology Tuesday Workshop, “Basic PC & Internet Skills, Part 1” 10-11:30 a.m.; repeated 6-7:30 p.m., Fairfield Public Library. Registration and refundable deposit necessary at front desk.

Children’s Vaccination Clinic, Jefferson County Public Health office, 1-4 p.m. Call 472-5929.

HELPS, Fairfield Foursquare Church, weigh-in, 6 p.m. Call 233-5086.

Golden Speakers Toastmasters Club, Fairfield Hy-Vee Food and Drug Store Club Room, 7:40-9:15 p.m. Information: 641-451-1847.

Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, noon.

Alcoholics Anonymous, women only, First Presbyterian Church, 7 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous, New Life Community Church, 7 p.m.

 

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