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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Oct 05, 2016


Reading Time in Lockridge, reading and homework help, for children and adults, Lockridge Senior Center, 4-5:30 p.m. Information: 319-696-2417.

Girls Who Code, new club for all sixth- through 12th-grade girls, 5-7 p.m., Fairfield High School’s 21st century room. Information: 641-451-1248.

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

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

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

AA, First Presbyterian Church, 8 p.m.



Burn Day in Fairfield, yard waste only; daylight hours when weather conditions are appropriate. Information: www.cityoffairfieldiowa.com.

Fairfield Community School District, homecoming pep rally, Trojan Stadium, 6:30 p.m.; king and queen coronation, 8 p.m. Information: www.fairfieldsfuture.org.

Collector Cars Unlimited, Fairfield Pizza Hut, 6:30 p.m. Information: 919-4048. New members welcome.

Fairfield High School Class of 1959, monthly coffee club, Yummy’s, 9 a.m. Information: 472-5081.

Fairfield High School Class of 1956, monthly breakfast, Fairfield Hy-Vee Food and Drug Store deli, 7:30 a.m. Information: 472-2543.

Parenting Group Workshop, based on “How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk,” first of six sessions, free, Optimae Life Services Recovery Center, noon. Registration required: 472-5771.

Fairfield Women’s Club Garden Department, bus departing McElhinny House for lunch and tour in Centerville, Drakesville, 8:30 a.m. Reservations: 472-4248.

Lockridge Lions Club, Lockridge Community Center, 7 p.m.

Story Time, free for children and parents/caregivers; stories, songs, fingerplays and more, free-play at early learning stations during last 30 minutes; Fairfield Public Library, 10 a.m. Information: 472-6551.

Lego Time, free for children of all ages; Lego blocks provided; no registration required; Fairfield Public Library, 4-5 p.m. Information: 472-6551.

Weight Watchers, Fairfield Senior Citizen Center, 12:15 p.m. Weigh-in 30 minutes before meeting. Information: 319-931-2576 or 319-461-0415.

Maasdam Barns, open for visitors, 1-4 p.m.

Co-Working, free, Fairfield CoLab, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Information: www.ffcolab.com.

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



Fairfield Community School District, homecoming parade from Fairfield High School, passed Washington Elementary School, Fairfield Middle School, Pence Elementary School to Central Park, 2 p.m.; pep rally, Central Park, 2:30 p.m.; varsity football game vs. Fort Madison, Trojan Stadium, 7. Information: www.fairfieldsfuture.org.

Fairfield High School Wall of Honor, induction assembly, FHS Auditorium, 9 a.m. Information: 472-2059.

Cardinal Community School District, homecoming. Information: www.cardinalcomet.com.

Fairfield 1st Fridays Art Walk, Oktoberfest, on and near the Fairfield square, 5-10 p.m. Information www.fairfieldartwalk.org or 233-8883.

Van Buren Scenic Drive Festival, events throughout Van Buren County villages continue Saturday and Sunday. Information: 800-868-7822 or www.villagesofvanburen.com.

Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show, hosted by Sac & Fox Lapidary Club, Fairfield Arts & Convention center, 6-9 p.m. Continues Saturday and Sunday. Information: 233-0366 or elizabethmorris1974@outlook.com.

Parsons College Alumni, reception, Fairfield Golf & Country Club, 3 p.m. Registration recommended: 919-4640.

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

SHARE, food package orders due, 472-6140 or 472-3569.

Rotary International, Fairfield Golf & Country Club, 12:05 p.m.

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

World Peace Gathering, for a moment of silence, corner of Fourth Street and Grimes Avenue, 7 p.m. Information: 319-614-0111 or 233-8226.

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

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


Submit calendar items to: The Fairfield Ledger at 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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