St. Mary's Parish Center at 301 High Ave East will host a free end
of the month meal from 5:30-6:15 pm. No questions asked, no reservations
required. For additional details, call 641-672-2079.
Bussey Fire Department will host a community blood drive from 3-7 pm
at 313 5th St, inside Bussey Community Center. To donate, please contact
Polliann Carlson at 641-944-5281 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org
and use code 5231 to locate the drive.
The Mahaska County Recreation Foundation is hosting its 5th annual
Bowling Tournament from 9-11 pm. Team Registration Fee is $200 and the
event will feature a Silent Auction. All proceeds from the event go
towards the Lacey Recreation Complex. For more information call
New Sharon will host a community blood drive from 1:30- 6:30 pm at
106 W. High St, City Park Building. To donate, please contact Carol and
Duane Renaud at 641-660-0069 or visit bloodcenterimpact.org and use code
5059 to locate the drive.
The Central Reformed Church Senior High Youth Group will have a
pancake supper to raise funds for their work-trip to Highland Park, NJ
this summer on February 4th from 5 to 7 pm. The menu will include
pancakes, sausage, and eggs. Free will donations will be accepted.
First Christian Reformed Church will host a community blood drive
from 3-7 pm at N 11th and J Ave. E inside Fellowship Hall. To donate,
please contact Rose and Larry Van Woerkom at 641-891-6571 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org
and use code 5022 to locate the drive.
Mahaska County Conservation Board is hosting a Bird Food Giveaway
from 9 am- noon at the Russell Wildlife Area. Information about bird
feeding will be available at the event. For more information, call
If you would like to help the Mahaska County Conservation Board
collect maple tree sap that will be made into maple syrup sampled at the
Maple Syrup Festival, then come out to the Conservation Center on this
morning. Pre-Registration is appreciated. Call 641-673-9327 to sign
The Mahaska County Conservation Board will host its Maple Syrup
Festival from 1-4 pm at Eveland Access. Throughout the afternoon, staff
will demonstrate how to tap trees and boil it to make maple syrup. Park
at the Eveland Access Campground and catch a hayrack ride up to the
sugar shack. Bring you appetites for fresh maple syrup on ice cream!
This event is for all ages.
The internationally acclaimed Jazz Ambassadors of Washington, DC
will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances
when it appears at Bridge View Center at 7:30 pm. The Jazz Ambassadors'
concert in Ottumwa is sponsored by Ottumwa Hy-Vee Food and Drug Stores,
SOuth Ottumwa Savings Bank, and the Ottumwa Courier. Free tickets are
available at all Ottumwa Hy-Vee Food and Drug locations and South
Ottumwa Savings Bank, and at the Bridge View Center.
First Church of the Nazarene in Ottumwa-Kids Club now offers a bus ministry to pick up kids or adults on Wednesdays. Service starts at 6:30pm, bus pick up starts at 5:30pm. Call the church for more info at 684-6501.
First Thursday Evening of Each Month:
The Safe Place Suicide Support Group will meet on the first Thursday evening of each month at the Celebrate Church, 1005 N Lincoln in Knoxville. Meetings run from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. This group helps support friends, families, and any loved ones who have lost someone to suicide. For more info call 641-891-5912 or 642-344-5681.
First Thursday Evening of Each Month:
"BINGO" Presented by Eddyville Historical Museum. Held at Eddyville American Legion on Walnut Street 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:00. HELD 1st THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH
Tuesdays from March 11th to April 1
Pella Regional Health Center Prenatal classes will be held on Tuesdays from March 11th to April 1st from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm in the conference room at Pella Regional Health Center. Cost is $47. Visit http://www.pellahealth.org/ or call 641-621-BABY for more information.
Alzheimer's Support Group will be meeting the 2nd Thursday of every month in the Mahaska Health Partnership Board Room (entrance #2) at 7pm. Call 641-673-3881 for more information.
Bereaved Parents Support Group will meet on the 1st Tuesday of every month in the Mahaska Health Partnership Board Room (entrance #2) at 7pm.
Adult Grief Support Group meets the 1st Wednesday of every month from 1 to 2pm in the Mahaska Health Partnership Hospice Conference Room (entrance #6).
MS Support Group Meets the Saturday following the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 10am in the Mahaska Health Partnership's Education Center A (entrance #2). Call 641-295-2030 for more information.
Diabetes WISE Classes are an educational course designed to improve the health and well-being of people with diabetes. Classes are offered on an as-needed basis; pre-registration is required. Call 641-672-3422 for more information.
Diabetes Support Group meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month in the Mahaska Health Partnership Cedar Bluff Learning Center (entrance #3). Attendance is free but registration is requested
The Oskaloosa Public Library is now accepting donations of new and gently used Legos for our Lego Club. Lego Club is for kindergarten through fifth graders and meets the first Tuesday of every month.
Oskaloosa Chapter of Men With Vision meets every 3rd Saturday of the month at 7:30 am, at the Community Center at 813 ½ 15th Ave East, in Oskaloosa... Praying, Practicing, and Promoting Missions... For more information call 641-891-8128
Pella Regional Health Center will hold an Adult Grief Support Group with Coffee, Conversation and Comfort on the 2nd Tuesday of month, from 9:30 to 10:30 am in the Lower Level of Comfort House... No reservation is necessary and this event is free and open to the public.
The Pella Regional Health Center Adult Grief Support Group "Moms with Hope" will be held the 2nd Monday of month at 7 pm in the Lower Level of Comfort House