Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

June 18, 2013

WEEKLY CALENDAR


The Daily Iowegian

---- — MONDAY 17

CENTERVILLE LEGION POST 214, meets the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Continental at St. Joseph’s in the meeting room to the right of the V.A. office.

APPANOOSE COUNTY WEEKLY MEALS, invites everyone to enjoy a free meal and fellowship every Monday at Faith United Methodist Church on Highway 5 south near John Deere. Meals are available from 5-6 p.m. The menu for Monday will be pork roast, party potatoes, pasta salad, cottage cheese, homemade bread and dessert with milk, lemonade, water, coffee or tea to drink. Grace Methodist Church from Moravia will be the host for this meal.

TUESDAY 18

DAVIS COUNTY FARMER’S MARKET, will be held from 3-6 p.m. on the Davis County Courthouse lawn in Bloomfield.

BOB GROUP, meets at Centerville CIty Hall at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.

JOIN NEST, a parent education class for expecting parents or parents with children up to 3 years old. Any parents can attend by filling out an enrollment packet. There is a class held at 1:30 p.m., one at 5 p.m. and one at 6 p.m. each Tuesday at the Extension Office, 501 N. 12th St. in Centerville.

TAKING  OFF  POUNDS SENSIBLY, “TOPS,” meets Tuesdays at 6 p.m. at the First Baptist Church. Weigh-in begins at 6 p.m. and meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Everyone welcome.

AMERICAN LEGION 280, in Moulton, will meet the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Legion Hall.

TOUCHING OUR GRIEF, an ongoing educational grief and support group though HCI Care Service, meets the third Tuesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. at the office HCI Care Services, 103 E. Van Buren St., Centerville. It is free and open to the public. For more information contact Brian Hargrave, bereavement counselor, at (641) 856-5502.

HONEY CREEK, 10–11 a.m. – Kayaking 101 – During this one-hour program participants will get hands-on experience shuttling their kayaks, getting in and out, and paddling on the lake. Meet the kayaking beach located just north of the boat docks. Solo kayaks and paddles will be provided. Some PFDs are available but participants may bring their own. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes that can get wet. This class is for people 12 years and older. Minors must have a guardian present and participating. Participants must feel comfortable in the water. Space is limited so email Hannah Wiltamuth at hannahw@honeycreekresort.com to reserve a spot; 1–1:30 p.m. – Sand Art; 4–4:30 p.m. – Snake Blind Hike - Join a naturalist during this half-hour hike to discover if any animals are using the resort’s snake hides. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages. The trails are relatively flat and easy to walk.

WEDNESDAY 19

HONEY CREEK, 10–11 a.m. – Kayaking 101 – See Tuesday’s entry; 11–12 p.m. – Family Kayaking – This special program is designed for children under the age of 12 with a participating guardian. Together, the child and guardian will learn basics of kayaking on dry land. When it comes time to launch, the guardian will wade into the water and hold the boat for the child then allow them to demonstrate their paddling techniques. Meet at the kayaking beach located just north of the boat docks. Kayaks and paddles will be provided. Some PFDs are available but participants may bring their own. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes that can get wet. This class is for people under 12 years old with a guardian. Participants must feel comfortable in the water. Space is limited so email Hannah Wiltamuth at hannahw@honeycreekresort.com to reserve a spot.

1–1:30 p.m. – Nature Bingo; 3:30–4 p.m. – Activities Building Tour – Meet on the Activities Building deck to tour Honey Creek Resort’s newest facility and learn how it utilizes existing technologies to be a leader in green living; 6–6:30 p.m. – Iowa Mammals Clue – Which Iowa mammal is the only marsupial native to North America? Meet a naturalist in the lobby to learn answers to this question and other interesting mammal facts. Meet in the Lodge lobby. Great for all ages; 7–8 p.m. – Bug Hike – Discover the insects of Honey Creek Resort during this one-hour hike with a naturalist. Meet at the Activities Building. Great for all ages; 9–10 p.m. - Stargazing – View constellations and delve into the myths and legends of the night sky. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Great for all ages.

UNIONVILLE  IOWA LEGION POST, meets the first Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at Legion Building.

NARCOTICS  ANONYMOUS, meets Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. in the basement at Mercy Medical Center. Call (641) 856-3398 with questions.

ROTARY  CLUB,  meets each Wednesday at noon at The Manhattan Steakhouse in Centerville.

THURSDAY 20

HONEY CREEK, 9–11 a.m. – Kayaking Tour – Get closer to nature during this two- hour kayaking tour with a naturalist. This program is perfect for people with some kayaking experience. Meet at the kayaking beach located just north of the boat docks. Participants must have prior kayaking experience and feel confident in their abilities to shuttle, launch, and maneuver their kayak. Kayaks and paddles will be provided. Some PFDs are available but participants may bring their own. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes that can get wet. For people 12 years and older. Minors must be accompanied by a guardian. Participants must feel comfortable in the water. Space is limited so email Hannah Wiltamuth at hannahw@honeycreekresort.com to reserve a spot; 1–1:30 p.m. – Paper Bag Journal; 5–5:30 p.m. – Birding Hike – Join a naturalist for this half-hour hike to discover the birds of Honey Creek Resort. Meet at the Activities Building. Great for all ages; 7–7:30 p.m. – Dutch Oven Cooking Demonstration – Join a naturalist on the patio of the Activities Building to learn how to use a Dutch Oven for campfire cooking.

APPANOOSE  COUNTY  TOBACCO  FREE  COALITION, meets the third Thursday of each month at Drake Public Library.

ALCOHOLICS  ANONYMOUS AND  AL-ANON, meet Thursdays at 8 p.m. in the basement at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Call (641) 856-3398 with questions.

GAMBLERS  ANONYMOUS, holds meetings every Thursday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Camel Club, 410 West Keota St. in Ottum­wa. Call (641) 682-8741, ext. 301.

LEGION AUXILIARY, meets the second Thursday of every month at 1:30 p.m. in the First Lutheran Church basement.

FRIDAY 21

MEMORY MINDERS/ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION, holds a support group on the third Friday of each month at Mercy Medical Center in Centerville at 9 a.m. Facilitator is Sherrie Doggett who can be contacted at (641) 437-4111.

MORAVIA FARMER’S MARKET, will be held every Friday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Historical Depot in Moravia.

WAPELLO COUNTY FARMER’S MARKET, is now open every Friday from 2-6 p.m. at Family Video on Albia Road in Ottumwa until late October as long as the weather permits. This is a certified market to accept WIC SFMNP and CVVs.

HONEY CREEK, 10–11 a.m. – Kayaking 101 – See Tuesday’s entry; 11a.m.–12 p.m. – Family Kayaking – See Wednesday’s entry; 1–1:30 p.m. – Design a Leaf; 3–3:30 p.m. – Bubble Painting; 4–4:30 p.m. – Prairie Hike - Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages; 6–6:30 p.m. – Tricky Tracks – Join an interpreter in the lodge lobby for a hands-on discovery about what trackers can learn by studying an animal’s trails and tracks. Great for all ages.

SATURDAY 22

DAVIS COUNTY FARMER’S MARKET, will be held from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on the Davis County Courthouse lawn in Bloomfield.

HONEY CREEK, 10–11 a.m. – Kayaking 101 – See Tuesday’s entry; 11 a.m.– 12 p.m. – Family Kayaking – See Wednesday’s entry; 1–1:30 p.m. – Tissue Candles; 3–3:30 p.m. – dribble dribble drench; 7–7:30 p.m. – Nature Tales – Join a naturalist around the Activities Building fire ring to enjoy s’mores and hear a story about nature. If weather is not suitable for being outside we will read a story by the lobby fireplace; 8:30–9:30 p.m. – Night Fishing – Night fishing can provide unique opportunities not only for catching fish but also for enjoying nature. Meet at the Activities Building. Great for all ages.

SUNDAY 23

HONEY CREEK, 9–11 a.m. – Kayaking Tour – See Thursday’s entry; 1–2 p.m. – Choose Your Own Adventure Hike – Should we visit an overlook or the wildlife viewing blind? Will we look for animal clues or discover trees? Join a naturalist for this half-hour hike and create your own nature experience. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to go off-trail. Great for all ages.

NARCOTICS  ANONYMOUS, meets Sundays at 7:30 p.m. in the basement at Mercy Medical Center. Call (641) 856-3398 with questions.