Pen City Current-Lee listings for Thursday, April 14, 2022

Sunday Brunch at Green Acres Golf Club – Now serving Sunday brunch 10am-2pm every week. Adults $8.99, Children $6.99. Ask about Senior & Veteran Discounts. 925 Fruit Street, Donnellson. 319.835.5011. Like them on Facebook for information about upcoming events & more.

Montrose Health Center Community Easter Egg Hunt – Saturday, April 16, 10:30am, Montrose Health Center, 400 S. 7th St., Montrose. Bring your Easter Baskets for the Easter Hunt! Be sure to stop by the Bake Sale to support the resident activity fund! www.MontroseHealthCenter.com.

Welch’s Insurance Spring Fling – Wednesday, April 20, 4-6pm, 415 Chestnut St., Donnellson. Serving samples of Green Acres Iced Coffees and Refreshers, as well as snacks from Hinterland Dairy and Farmington Locker.

Friend of the Fort Madison Public Library Book Sale – Thursday, April 21, 10am-6:30pm; Friday, April 22, 10am-4:30pm; Saturday, April 23, 9:30am-12:30pm, Fort Madison Public Library.

Fort Madison Community Clean-Up – Saturday, April 23, 9am-11am, Central Park

Adult Easter Egg Hunt – Saturday, April 23, 7pm, at Appleberry Orchards. 21 or older event. Must purchase $30 ticket in advance. Feel like a kid again at Appleberry Orchards near Donnellson. Hunt for “adult” eggs and enjoy cash bar, games, entertainment, and prizes.

The Long and Winding Road – From the Rooftop into History: the Music of John, Paul, George, & Ringo. Sunday, April 24. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., show starts at 7:00 p.m., Grand Theatre, 26 North 6th St., Keokuk. Limited VIP tickets $35 available in advance only at KOKX. General admission tickets $20 main floor; $15 balcony available at the door or in advance at KOKX, 108 Washington St., Keokuk, and Hy-Vee Keokuk Customer Service, 3111 Main St. Presented by KOKX Radio.

Fort Madison Paint-A-Thon – Teams are need for this year’s event, held April 25-29. Contact Fort Madison Partners today to sign up. 319-372-5471 or email tgobble@fortmadison.com.

Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course Improvement Tournament – Friday, April 29. Shotgun start at noon. 4-person best shot. $75 per person ($50 for pass/punch card holders); $300 per 4-person team. Optional mulligans and skins game $10/team. Silent auction, on-course games, prizes, lunch served at 11am, and more! Call or email Ryan to sign up today. 319.528.6214 or rmcmillan@sheaffergolf.com.

Finale – A Performance in the Main Gallery – Saturday, April 30. 6pm – Youth Open Mic; 7pm – Brad Kurtz & Company. BYOB – snacks & refreshments available for purchase. COVER – by donation. Presented by Fort Madison Area Arts Center, 825 Avenue G. 319.372.3996 or fortmadisonart@gmail.com.

Donnellson City-Wide Cleanup – May 4th. Place items curbside by 7am, contact city hall for details.

Salute to Small Business Breakfast – Thursday, May 5, 7:30 a.m., Small Grand Things. Sponsored by Huffman’s Farm & Home and Huffman Welding & Machine, Inc. Register to attend here.

United Way of the Great River Region Golf Outing – This year’s event is set for Friday, May 6 with a noon shotgun start. Contact the UWGRR at 319-524-5404 or director@unitedwaygrr.org for more information.

Crazytown presented by Old Fort Players – Take a tour of the most messed up town in America, from the police interrogation room where the nicest guy in town is issued a strange ultimatum, to the elementary school for a heated political debate on critical issues like tater tots. Welcome to Crazytown, where our motto is: Welcome to Crazytown. Written by Jonathan Rand. Produced by Special Arrangement with Playscripts, Inc. (www.playscripts.com).  Performances held May 6-8 & May 13-15. Adult tickets $15, Senior & Military $12, Students $10. Tickets are available online here. Presented by Old Fort Players in partnership with Jim Baier, Inc. and Lee County Bank.

Glo-Crazy for Education 5k timed fun run/walk – The race starts at 8:30 p.m. on May 7, 2022. Early registration ends April 23rd, which includes a t-shirt. You can pick up your packet the day of the run at 6:30 p.m. Day-of registration begins at 6 p.m. and is $30 per person. Stick around for food & drink at the Baxter Sports Complex concession stand after the run! Register here. Proceeds benefit Elliott Test Kitchen.

Expressions Art Auction – Friday, May 13, 6:30 p.m., McAleer Hall, 415 11th Street, Fort Madison. Tickets $40 each. Wine tasting & hors d’oeuvres included, cash bar. Reserve your tickets or VIP table for a memorable evening and help support the FMAAA Art Center. Contact them at 319-372-3996 to place reservations, or purchase tickets here.

Steak Fry Fundraiser – The Fort Madison Family YMCA and Fort Madison Rotary Club are teaming up for a Steak Fry Fundraising Event on Thursday, May 19th, 2022 beginning at 5:00pm with dinner service beginning at 5:30pm. This will include a Steak Dinner complete with Ribeye Steaks topped with sautéed mushrooms and onions, baked potato, coleslaw, rolls, and tea, water, beer or wine. Entertainment will include live music, auction, and kid-friendly activities.  Pre-ordering of tickets is highly encouraged to help with the planning of food. Tickets for the Steak Fry Dinner may be pre-purchased for $25 each now through May 5th, 2022 by clicking here. Limited amount of tickets will be available at the door for $30 each. 

Montrose Cemetery Cleanup – Memorial Day flowers will now have to be picked up no later than two weeks after the holiday.

Iowa Wesleyan Tigers Golf Outing – June 6, 10 a.m. tee-time, Spirit Hollow Golf Course. SAVE THE DATE.

Jack Morris Florida of Iowa Golf Outing – June 10, 2022. SAVE THE DATE. Sponsorships available. Contact Fort Madison Partners for more information & registration. 319.372.5471 or chamber@fortmadison.com.

Burlington City Council Meeting – Held the first and third Monday of every month at the Council Chambers starting at 5:30 p.m. except holidays when the meeting will be moved to the following Tuesday.

Central Lee Community School District Meeting – Held the second Tuesday of every month at the Educational Services Center starting at 6:00 p.m.

Donnellson City Council Meeting – Held the first Monday of every month at Donnellson City Hall starting at 7:00 p.m.

Fort Madison City Council Meeting – Held the first and third Tuesday of every month at Fort Madison City Hall starting at 5:30 p.m.

Fort Madison Community School District Meeting – Held the first and third Mondays of every month at the District Office starting at 6:00 p.m.

Fort Madison Public Library Meeting – Held the third Thursday of every month at the Sheaffer Meeting Room starting at 5:30 p.m.

Keokuk City Council Meeting – Held the first and third Thursday of every month at Keokuk City Hall starting at 6:30 p.m.

Keokuk Park & Rec Board meeting – Held the first Thursday of every month at Keokuk City Hall starting at 6:00 p.m.

Lee County Board of Supervisors Meeting – Held first through fourth Mondays each week at Lee County Board of Supervisors’ Fort Madison office starting at 10:00 a.m.

Mt. Pleasant City Council Meeting – Regular meetings are held every second and fourth Wednesday (except on holidays) at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers located in City Hall at 307 East Monroe Street. Special meetings are subject to posting. For meeting locations, to receive a copy of the City Council agenda, or for more information prior to a meeting, please contact the City Clerk at 319.385.1470.

West Burlington City Council Meeting – Held the first and third Wednesday of every month at West Burlington City Hall beginning at 6:00 p.m.

West Point City Council Meeting – Held the second Monday of every month at West Point Public Library starting at 6:30 p.m.

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