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July 1, 2013

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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.

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  • Aug. 1-4 Calendar FRIDAY 1DRAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY, will show the movie “Frozen” at 8 p.m. in the back parking lot. There will be a second movie shown inside. Bring blankets, pillows and lawn chairs. Popcorn and snacks will be available. Children 8 and under need to be ac

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  • July 31-Aug. 2 Calendar THURSDAY 31HONEY CREEK, 9-11 a.m. – Kayaking Tour – Get closer to nature during this kayaking tour with a naturalist. This program is for people with some kayaking experience who feel confident in their abilities to shuttle, launch and maneuver their

    July 31, 2014

  • Next blood drive Aug. 5 LifeServe Blood Center needs volunteer blood donors to support their communities this summer by donating blood. Often during the summer months the local blood supply can drop to dangerously low levels yet the need for life-saving blood products remai

    July 30, 2014

  • Healthy Appanoose: Week 29 The 29th week of the Healthy Appanoose Challenges are printed below. The free program can be joined anytime throughout the year. Log in at the Centerville-Rathbun Lake Area Chamber of Commerce at www.centerville-ia.com to record challenges completed.

    July 29, 2014

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    July 29, 2014

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    July 24, 2014

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    July 24, 2014

  • July 25-28 Calendar FRIDAY 25HONEY CREEK, 9-10 a.m. – Stand Up Paddleboarding Basics – Learn the basics of SUP. Solo paddle boards and paddles will be provided. Some PFDs will be available. This class is for people 12 and older. Minors must have a guardian present and p

    July 24, 2014

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    July 23, 2014

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    July 23, 2014

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The Iowegian wants readers to think about the solicitation ordinance that will prevent groups or individuals from entering a roadway to solicit money. The Centerville City Council in June by a 5-0 vote passed the first reading of just such an ordinance. Public pressure and during a subsequent special meeting, the council voted 3-2 to table the ordinance. A second special meeting to discuss the solicitation ordinance is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7 at City Hall. So, the question of the week is, "Do you or do you not support the ordinance to prevent solicitation of funds in city streets?"

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