Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Open Class Division Entry Check-in, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building, noon-6 p.m.
Greater Jefferson County Fair Parade, line up at Fairfield High School parking lot, 5:30 p.m.; parade through downtown, 6:30 p.m.
Flag Day Ceremony conducted by Fairfield Elks Lodge, with the assistance of Boy Scout Troop 64, Central Park, 7 p.m. Note time change.
Fairfield Municipal Band Concert, Ron Prill Bandstand, Central Park, 8 p.m.
Technology Tuesday Workshop, “Basic PC & Internet Skills, Part 2” 6-7:30 p.m., Fairfield Public Library. Registration and refundable deposit necessary at front desk.
Keosauqua Farmers’ Market, Keosauqua City Park, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
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, women only, First Presbyterian Church, 7 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous, New Life Community Church, 7 p.m.
Open Class Division Entry Check-in, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building, 7-8:30 a.m.; judging, 9:30 a.m.; exhibit opens, 1 p.m.
Kids Cupcake Decorating, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building, 4:30 p.m.
Duct Tape Entries Due, Open Class Division, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building, 4-6 p.m.
Cake Walk, Jefferson County Fairgrounds old schoolhouse, 4:30 p.m.
Commercial Exhibits Open, Jefferson County Fairgrounds McCleary Building, 5 p.m.
Little Miss Contest, followed by Open Class quilt auction, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena free stage, 6 p.m.
Queen Contest, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena free stage, 6:30 p.m.
Bill Riley Talent Contest, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena free stage, 7:30 p.m.
Tough Trucks, Jefferson County Fairgrounds grandstand, 8 p.m.
Jefferson County Retired School Personnel, brunch, Faith United Methodist Church, Libertyville, 9:30 a.m.
Fairfield High School Class of 1958, monthly meeting, Walton Club, 11:30 a.m.
Children’s Free Vision Screening, Signs and Wonders, Lockridge, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Call 319-636-3600 or 319-696-2171.
Blood Drive, Batavia Senior Community Center, 3:30-6:30 p.m. Appointments: 800-452-1097.
Circle 8 Square Dance Club, KC Hall, Houghton, canceled.
Summer Reading Program Experiment Time, Fairfield Public Library, 1-2 p.m.
Fairfield Farmers’ Market, Howard Park, 3-6 p.m. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Heavenly Hands Food Pantry, Keosauqua, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Call 319-293-3761.
Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, 8 p.m.
Community Support Group, Optimae Lifeservices, 4 p.m. Call 472-5771.
Congregate Meal, St. Joseph Church, East Pleasant Plain, meal served 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; bingo follows. Reservations appreciated, but not required: 472-1828 or 319-694-2242.
BYU Synthesis Jazz Ensemble & Contemporary Dance Theater, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 p.m.
Sci Fi Night, presented by USS Starfield Star Trek Fan Club, Orpheum Theater, 7 p.m. Information: www.UssStarfield.org or 209-9599.
Blood Drive, Birmingham Lions Building, 2:30-6 p.m. Appointments: 319-498-4201.
Scavenger Hunt, sponsored by Open Class Division, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building, begins at 8 a.m.
4-H/FFA Sheep Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 8:30 a.m.
Bottle Lamb Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 1 p.m.
4-H/FFA Meat Goat Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 1:30 p.m.
4-H/FFA Dairy Goat Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 2:30 p.m.
Ag in the Classroom, Jefferson County Fairgrounds country schoolhouse, 2-3:30 p.m.
4-H/FFA Dairy Cattle Show, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 3 p.m.
Water Splash-Off, Greater Jefferson County Fair, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Sign up in the Activity Building before noon.
Pioneer Games, Jefferson County Fairgrounds country schoolhouse, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Frozen T-shirt Contest, sponsored by Open Class Division, Greater Jefferson County Fair show arena, 5:30 p.m.
WI-FMX Motocross Jumping, Jefferson County Fairgrounds grandstand, 7 p.m.
Casual Dining Experience Band, Jefferson County Fairgrounds show arena free stage, 8 p.m.
Story Time, Fairfield Public Library, 10-10:30 a.m. Information: 472-6551.
Drop-In Legos, Fairfield Public Library, 4-5 p.m. Information: 472-6551.
NEST Classes, Jefferson County ISU Extension Office, 11 a.m.-noon, 2-3 p.m., 5:30-6:30 p.m. Call 472-4166.
Celebrate Recovery, New Life Community Church, dinner, 6 p.m.; large group, 7 p.m.; small group, 8 p.m.
Alcoholics Anonymous, Fairfield Friends Church, noon and 8 p.m.
Submit calendar items to: The Fairfield Ledger at PO Box 110, Fairfield 52556; email@example.com; or 112 E. Broadway Ave. Be sure to include: the name of the event; location; date and time; and a phone number of a person to contact in case of questions.