Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

May 19, 2013

This Week


The Daily Iowegian

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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 ham, cheese fortellini, salads, garlic bread and strawberry shortcake with milk, lemonade, water, coffee or tea. First Evangelical Lutheran Church will be hosting this meal. There will be no meal due to Memorial Day on Monday, May 27.

TUESDAY 21

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.

WEDNESDAY 22

HONEY CREEK, 9–10 a.m. – Insect Hike – Grab your bug nets and join a naturalist for this one hour hike to learn about the insects of Honey Creek. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to go off trail. Great for all ages. 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.

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 23

HONEY CREEK, 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.

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 24

HONEY CREEK, 10-11 a.m. Kayaking 101 — Now is the perfect time to learn to kayak for free! During this 1-hour program participants will get hands-on experience shuttling their kayaks, getting in and out, and paddling on the lake. Meet at the Kayaking Beach located just north of the boat docks. Solo kayaks and paddle 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. E-mail Hannah Wiltamuth at hannahw@honeycreekresprt.com to reserve a spot. 11 a.m.-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 the 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. E-mail Hannah Wiltamuth at hannahw@honeycreekresprt.com to reserve a spot. 3-3:45 p.m. – Activities Building Open House – Visit the Activities Building during this time to learn about the Activities Building, discover the naturalist programs for the weekend, or ask questions about Honey Creek Resort State Park. 4–4:30 p.m. – Insect Hike – Grab your bug nets and join a naturalist for this half hour hike to learn about the insects of Honey Creek. Meet in the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to go off trail. Great for all ages. 6-6:30 p.m. Join a naturalist to make a star wheel and a constellation to take home. Meet in the Lodge lobby. Great for all ages.

SATURDAY 25

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 — Now is the perfect time to learn to kayak for free! During this 1-hour program participants will get hands-on experience shuttling their kayaks, getting in and out, and paddling on the lake. Meet at the Kayaking Beach located just north of the boat docks. Solo kayaks and paddle 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. E-mail Hannah Wiltamuth at hannahw@honeycreekresprt.com to reserve a spot. 11 a.m.-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 the 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. E-mail Hannah Wiltamuth at hannahw@honeycreekresprt.com to reserve a spot. 2–3 p.m. – Snake Blind Hike – Join a naturalist during this one hour hike to discover if any animals are using the Resorts snake hides. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages. The trails are relatively flat and easy to walk. 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. 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. 8-9 p.m. Full Moon Hike — Discover the sights and sounds of the bright night during this one hour hike. Meet at the Activities Building. Wear comfortable clothes. Great for all ages. Our relatively flat path will be lit by the moon, but some obstacles may be present.

SUNDAY 26

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