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Friday, August 31, 2018

Aug 31, 2018


Stockport BBQ Days, truck pull, Saddle Club Park, Stockport, weigh-in, 6:30 p.m.; competition, 7 p.m. Information: 919-4494 or www.villagesofvanburen.com.

Fish or Chicken Dinner, Fairfield Eagles Club, 5-7 p.m. Open to the public.

Blood Drive, Jefferson County Health Center, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Appointments: 800-452-1097 or www.bloodcenterimpact.org with code 5031.

Roosevelt Aquatic Center, indoor pool closed for maintenance through today. Information: 472-6159.

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



Stockport BBQ Days, walk/run, 7 a.m.; Little Stars, 9:30 a.m.; parade, 10:30 a.m.; Bestest Doggie contest, 11:30 a.m.; lunch, Stockport American Legion Hall, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; tractor pull weigh-in, 11:30 a.m. and pull at 12:30 p.m.; kids’ pedal-tractor pull registration, 12:30 p.m. and pull at 1 p.m. Information: www.villagesofvanburen.com.

BFD Poker Run, Fairfield Eagles Club, 4:30 p.m. Information: 472-2811.

31 Tournament, Fairfield Eagles Club, 1 p.m. Information: 472-2811.

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

Bentonsport Farmers Market, Riverside Park, Bentonsport, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Information: 919-8412.

Debtors Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, 9 a.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous, non-smoking, First Presbyterian Church, noon.

Al-Anon, New Life Community Church, noon.



Stockport BBQ Days, Big Car Show and Swap Meet, Main Street, Stockport, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Information: www.villagesofvanburen.com.

South-central Iowa Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support Group, Good Samaritan Home, Ottumwa, 2-3 p.m. Information: 800-272-3900.

Pearson House Museum Complex, Keosauqua, 1-4 p.m. Information: 641-431-0581 or www.villagesofvanburen.com.

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



Because of the Labor Day holiday, many businesses could be closed and many regularly scheduled events could be canceled. Call ahead to check on schedules.

Trash Collection, Monday route collection postponed until Tuesday. Information: 472-6193 or https://cityoffairfieldiowa.com.

Cardinal Community School District, no school. Classes resume Tuesday. Information: www.cardinalcomet.com.

Pekin Community School District, no school. Classes resume Wednesday. Information: www.pekincsd.org.

Van Buren Community School District, no school. Classes resume Tuesday. Information: www.van-burenk12.ia.us.

Southeast Iowa Workers’ Unity Rally, Central Park, 1-3 p.m. Information: 641-799-2779.

American Legion, Fairfield VFW, 5:30 p.m. Information: 319-217-6698.

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

Dual Recovery Anonymous, Optimae Wellness Center, 7 p.m. Information: 919-2510.

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

Co-Dependency Anonymous, Fairfield Friends Church, 12:30 p.m. Call 712-253-4078.



Trash Collection, Tuesday route collection postponed until Wednesday. Information: 472-6193 or https://cityoffairfieldiowa.com.

Fairfield Community School District, first day of school. Information: www.fairfieldsfuture.org.

Pekin Community School District, Professional Development Day for staff. Classes resume Wednesday. Information: www.pekincsd.org.

Jefferson County Farm Bureau Women, Riverside Family Restaurant III, 11:30 a.m.

T.T.T. Chapter E, McElhinny House, 7 p.m. Information: 472-2616.

Science Café, “Memory and Cognition” with Daniel Tranel, Fairfield Public Library, 7-8 p.m. Free. Information: 472-6551 or www.ehsrc.org.

After-School Art Program, first day of the series, Fairfield Art Association studio, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 4-5 p.m. Information and registration: KidsCreateff@gmailcom.

Goodnight Story Time, Fairfield Public Library, 5:15 p.m. Information: 472-6551.

Keosauqua Farmers Market, Keosauqua City Park, 4-6 p.m. Information: 319-293-8701 or www.thehealthyvillages.com.

Immunization Clinic, Jefferson County Public Health, 1-4 p.m. Information: 472-5929.

Immunization Clinic, Van Buren County Public Health, 1:30-4 p.m. Information: 319-293-3431.

Adult Recovery, Abundant Mercy Church, 7 p.m. Information: 319-461-7945 or 641-451-4537.

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

Al-Anon, New Life Church, noon. Parent-oriented meeting.

Alcoholics Anonymous, closed meeting, First Presbyterian Church, 7 p.m.



Trash Collection, Wednesday route collection postponed until Thursday. Information: 472-6193 or https://cityoffairfieldiowa.com.

Van Buren Community School District, one hour early dismissal. Information: www.van-burenk12.ia.us.

Fairfield Kiwanis Club, McElhinny House, 5:45 p.m. Information: 472-7808.

Fairfield Farmers Market, Howard Park, 3-6 p.m. Information: fairfieldfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Weight Watchers, Fairfield Senior Citizen Center, 5:15 p.m. Weigh-in, 4:45 p.m. Information: 319-931-2576 or 319-461-0415.

Wednesday Morning Write-In, space reserved for people to work quietly on their own projects, Fairfield Public Library, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Information: 472- 6551.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Big Book Study, First Presbyterian Church, 8 p.m.

Al-Anon, New Life Church, 1-2 p.m.

Submit calendar items to: The Fairfield Ledger at PO Box 110, Fairfield 52556; lifestyles@ffledger.com; or 114 E. Broadway Ave. Include: event name, location, date, time and a phone number.

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