What: “Blue Christmas” Worship Service of Rememberance & Hope
Where: First United Methodist Church, Wesley Drive, Maquoketa, IA
When: 5:30 P.M., Monday, December 18, 2017
Blue Christmas services offer comfort to those experiencing significant loss and difficulty in their lives. If you or someone you know is struggling with the holidays this year, please consider coming on Dec. 18th at 5:30pm to the Maquoketa Methodist Church. (1019 Wesley Drive, Maquoketa) This night is open to all in our community who would like an alternative to the cheerful expectations that often accompany the Christmas season.
Pups For Pigskin
Wag More Pet Salon is offering, along with the price of grooming, a special add on of a bandana for $5. The $5 will go towards the Goodenow Field fundraiser. This fundraiser will go through the school year (May 2018).
1110 E. Platt St.
Friday, November 10 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday, November 11 from 8:30 am – Noon
*Large Variety of Quality Items!
*Something for everyone!
*Prices are heavenly!
The Ohnward Fine Arts Center is planning their 13th Annual Festival of Trees.
Last year, they had such a wonderful response to their festival — with bidding on creative trees and beautiful wreaths and theatre entertainment. Their goal again this year is to create a holiday atmosphere to be enjoyed by all those attending the many functions that will be held at the Center. The proceeds will go to the Ohnward Fine Arts Center.
1215 E. Platt St.
Sunday, Nov. 11th – Sunday, Nov. 26th
Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Weekends – Noon – 6:00 pm
What: Maquoketa Kiwanis Charity Golf Outing & Auction
When: 1 P.M., Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Where: Maquoketa Golf & Country Club, 17961 33rd Street, Maquoketa, Iowa
Maquoketa Kiwanis Charity Golf Outing & Auction will be held at the Maquoketa Golf & Country Club on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 with a 1 P.M. Shotgun Start. This is a 9-Hole 5-Person Best Shot. $450/Team.
*Included/Person: Green Fees, Cart, Beverages, Dinner, Awards, & A Chance For Prizes
**For Non-Golfers And Auction Attendees, Dinner Tickets May Be Purchased Separately At The Cost Of $25**
Become A Participant Today!
Phone: Don Carson- (563) 652-2444, Kevin Burns or Bob Gavin- (563) 652-2491, Dave Sybesma- (563) 652-2795, Doug Knickrehm- (563) 652-2816
What: All You Can Eat Soup, Sandwich & Dessert Supper
When: Saturday, February 4th, 2017 from 4 to 7 P.M.
Where: Sacred Heart School, 806 Eddy Street
Sponsored by Catholic Daughters of the Americas with all proceeds benefiting Hospice of Jackson County. Cost is $5 for ages 12 and older, $3 for ages 5-11 and Under 5 is free. Soup donated by: Main Street Cafe, PerXactly’s, The Brick Tap, Timber Lanes, Fareway, Obies, and Bear Creek Catering. Cookies Donated by Sweet Things Bakery.
“It’s A Wonderful Life in Maquoketa” Christmas Promotion Saturday, November 26th 9am-6pm. Many activities throughout Maquoketa and downtown.
What: Visiting Youth Choir at the Maquoketa United Methodist Church
When: Sunday, June 5th, 2016 at 6:30 P.M. in the church sanctuary
Where: First United Methodist Church, Maquoketa, Iowa
David Kinrade is a Minister of Music at the First United Methodist Church in Newnan, Georgia and will be bringing a group of 72 youth the first weekend of June. The group is touring around the Midwest this summer. David is the son of retired pastor, Rev. Alvern Kinrade who is related to folks in the area. The public is invited.
What: Maquoketa’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt
When: 10 A.M., Saturday, March 19, 2016
Where: Maquoketa Middle School
Maquoketa Kiwanis Annual Easter Egg hunt will be held at 10 A.M., Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the Maquoketa Middle School. All children ages 0-9 are welcome! Please use the cafeteria entrance for rainy, snowy or cold weather.