Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

July 1, 2013

THIS WEEK


The Daily Iowegian

---- — MONDAY 1CENTERVILLE 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 will be chicken and rice, cucumber salad, buttered carrots, rhubarb muffins, brownies/bars with milk, lemonade, water, coffee or tea to drink. First Evangelical Lutheran Church be hosting this meal. TUESDAY 2DAVIS 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 5 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. – Feather Painting; 4–4:30 p.m. – Discovery Hike – Discover the nature of Honey Creek Resort during this half hour hike with a naturalist. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages. WEDNESDAY 3

HPC DRIVE THRU DINNER, will be held at State Street Staion at 5 p.m. The menu will be pulled pork sandwich, salad, vegetable and dessert. The price will be $6 per plate. Call (641) 895-4513 to request free delivery within Centerville. Proceeds go to support the trolley.CENTERVILLE FARMER'S MARKET, will be held every Wednesday through OCtober on the north side of the Centerville Square from 3:30-6:30 p.m. with a large variety go vegetables, backed goods, crafts, woodworking, eggs and more.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. – Owls;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. – Birding Basics – Meet a naturalist in the lobby to learn the basics of bird watching. Then take a leisurely walk to practice your newfound skills. Wear comfortable clothes. Be prepared to hike outdoors and go off trail. Participants may bring their own binoculars and journals;7–8 p.m. – Birding Hike – Discover the birds of Honey Creek Resort. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Some birding guides and binoculars will be provided but guests may bring their own. 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 4HONEY 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. – Handprint Eagle;5–5:30 p.m. – Birding Bingo – JCan you find a migratory bird? Do you hear the bird singing "chicka-dee-dee-dee?" Join a naturalist on this half hour hike and try to get the first Bingo. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. 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.

EXLINE FOURTH OF JULY, celebrations will take place all day. Activities will include a 5K run/walk, cutie contest, pie contest, cake walk, poker run, open mic, car show, tractor show, Elvis impersonator and fireworks at dusk. Watch Wednesday's paper for a schedule of events.FRIDAY 5MEMORY 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. – Recycled Bird Feeder;3–3:30 p.m. – Water Ballon Toss;4–4:30 p.m. – Discovery Hike – Discover the nature of Honey Creek Resort during this half hour hike with a naturalist. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Great for all ages;6–6:30 p.m. – Fly Tying – Join a naturalist in the lodge lobby to learn how to tie flies for fly fishing. Great for all ages.SATURDAY 6DAVIS COUNTY FARMER'S MARKET, will be held from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on the Davis County Courthouse lawn in Bloomfield.

MYSTIC FOURTH OF JULY, celebrations will be held all day and include breakfast, vendors in the Community Center, queen pageant, parade, goat races, cutie contest, car and motorcycle show, kid's games, poker run, entertainment, street dance and fireworks at dusk. Watch Wednesday's paper for a schedule of events.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. – Design a Kite;3–3:30 p.m. – BINGO;5–6 p.m. – Trails, Tracks and Scat Hike – Join a naturalist during this one hour hike to uncover the trails, tracks and scat animals have left behind. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Great for all ages.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;9–10 p.m. – Night Hike – Join a naturalist for this nocturnal adventure to discover the happenings of the night. Meet on the deck of the Activities Building. Great for all ages.SUNDAY 7HONEY 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.