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Friday, July 11, 2014

Jul 11, 2014


Batavia Days, garden-tractor pull, behind Batavia BP, weigh-in, 6 p.m.; pull 7 p.m.; eight-ball tournament, Still Ned’s Place, 7 p.m. Information: 319-931-6426 or 919-2953.

David Lee Murphy Concert, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center’s Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 p.m.

“Wet and Wild: Critters on Iowa Rivers,” presentation by Jim Pease, Stone House, Bentonsport, postponed until July 25.

SHARE Food Orders Due, call 472-6140, 800-344-1107 or email shareiowa@mahaska.org.

Fairfield High School Class of 1994, 20-year reunion, casual evening at Shokai Sushi. Information: straw@lisco.com.

Free Film, Fairfield Public Library, doors open 7 p.m.; film begins 7:30 p.m. Details: See the library’s calendar on its website at www.fairfield.lib.ia.us.

NARFE Chapter 1814, annual picnic, Jefferson County Park, 6 p.m.

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.



Batavia Days, breakfast, 6-9 a.m.; vendor fair and craft show, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; parade, 10 a.m.; brat-pork sandwich lunch; car show; library open house and book sale; tractor and truck pull, weigh-in, 11:30 a.m., pull, noon; baby contest, noon; pedal-tractor pull; kids’ games; K9 unit demonstration; horseshoe tournament, 2 p.m.; free meal, 4:30-6:30 p.m.; ice cream social, 4:30-7 p.m.; Diana Upton-Hill performance, 5-8 p.m. Bring lawn chairs.

Des Moines River Paddle, canceled. Information: 472-6177 or www/desmoinesriverWT.com.

Walking Stick Workshop, youth in third-graders and up, Jefferson County Park Nature Center, 9-10:30 a.m. Preregistration required: therese@jeffersoncountyconservation.com.

Square Dance, Phoenix Rising Hall, 7:30-10 p.m. Caller: Jerry Junck. Information: 472-6434 or www.FairfieldSquareDance.com.

Fairfield High School Class of 1994, 20-year reunion, golf, pool, Fairfield Golf & Country Club; dinner, Walton Club, 6 p.m. Information: straw@lisco.com.

Reading Program, for 3- to 12-year-old children, reading, crafts, Birmingham Library, 1-2 p.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.



Laughter Yoga Club, Jefferson County Health Center, 2-2:45 p.m. Information: 472-1956 or www.laughteryoga.org.

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

Van Buren County Fair, gospel-singing program, Roberts Memorial Building, Van Buren County Fairgrounds, 1:30 p.m.; communication judging, 3 p.m.; demolition derby, 6 p.m. Information: www.vbco.vanburencountyfair.com.

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



Van Buren County Fair, Junior Miss and Fair Queen contests, Roberts Memorial Building, 6:30 p.m. Information: www.vbco.vanburencountyfair.com.

Birmingham Lions Club, regular meeting, Birmingham Lions Building, 7:30 p.m.

“Engineering Paper II, Advanced,” first day of art classes for fourth- through eighth-graders, Fairfield Art Association Studio, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Attend for the week or by the class. Registration: aliciacarradus@yahoo.com.

Healthy Kids Day Camp, first day of session 6, Roosevelt Community Recreation Center, 9 a.m. to noon. Information and registration: 472-6159 or www.fairfieldparksandrec.org.

Red Cross Swim Lessons, first day of session 2, times vary according to class level, Roosevelt Aquatic Center. Information and registration: 472-7088 or www.fairfieldparksandrec.org.

Tiny Tots Swim Lessons, first day of session 5B, Roosevelt Aquatic Center, 5:15-5:45 p.m. Information and registration: 472-7088 or www.fairfieldparksandrec.org.

Toddler & Parent Swim Lessons, first day of session 2, Roosevelt Aquatic Center, 10:30-11 a.m. Information and registration: 472-7088 or www.fairfieldparksandrec.org.

Read-a-thon, for youth in fourth grade and up, Birmingham Library, 7-8 p.m.

Story Time, Fairfield Public Library, 10 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.



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

Fairfield Middle School Library, closed for custodial work.

Visit from Science Center of Iowa, Fairfield Public Library, 1:15 p.m. Free. Open to all.

Van Buren County Fair, cat and pet show, Roberts Memorial Building, 5 p.m.; dog show, 7 p.m. Information: www.vbco.vanburencountyfair.com.

Blood Drive, Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building, 2-7 p.m. Appointments: 800-452-1097.

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.


Submit calendar items to: The Fairfield Ledger: PO Box 110, Fairfield 52556; lifestyles@ffledger.com; or 112 E. Broadway Ave. Include: event name, location, date, time and a phone number to call in case of questions.

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