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    Ohnward Fine Arts Center 13th Annual Festival of Trees

    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.

    Location:
    Ohnward Fine Arts Center
    1215 E. Platt St.
    Maquoketa, IA
    Date/Time Information:

    Sunday, Nov. 11th – Sunday, Nov. 26th

    HOURS:
    Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Weekends – Noon – 6:00 pm

    Contact Information:
    Ohnward Fine Arts Center, 563-652-9815
    Fees/Admission:
    Free Admission to the Festival of Trees
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    “It’s A Wonderful Life” In Maquoketa

    “It’s A Wonderful Life in Maquoketa” Christmas Promotion Saturday, November 26th 9am-6pm.  Many activities throughout Maquoketa and downtown.

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    Maquoketa Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing

    Click The Image To Find Out More About This Great Event!!

    Visiting Youth Choir at the Maquoketa United Methodist Church

     

    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.

     

    Maquoketa Kiwanis Annual Easter Egg Hunt

    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.

    Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Fundraising Dinner Sponsored By MCHS HOSA

     

    What:  Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Fundraising Dinner

    When:  4 to 6:30 PM, November 28, 2015

    Where:  The Citadel (Horseshoe Pond)

    Serving 2 types of pasta, salad, dessert and drink.
    Donation with all proceeds benefiting LLS research.
    Sponsored by MCHS HOSA: Future Health Professionals

     

    United Church of Christ Cookie Walk

    What:  A Cookie Walk and More

    When:  8 A.M. to Noon, Saturday, December 5, 2015

    Where:  United Church of Christ, 206 E. Platt Street, Maquoketa, Iowa

    A Cookie Walk and More will be held on Saturday, December 5th from 8am to Noon at the United Church of Christ, 206 E. Platt St. Homemade cookies, candy and bars all sold by the pound. Includes Country Store and Coffee Corner.  Please enter through the back door.


    11th Annual Festival of Trees

     

    11th Annual Festival of Trees

    November 14 – November 24

    Sat & Sun – 1pm to 7pm.

    Mon thru Fri – 9am to 7pm.

    The Ohnward Fine Arts Center is currently planning our Eleventh Annual Festival of Trees. In years past, we have had such a wonderful response to our festival — with bidding on creative trees and beautiful wreaths, theatre entertainment, Santa, students and adults singing, piano, violin and bell players that we are excited to bring back all these and maybe some more activities to the Festival of Trees 2015! Our 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.

    http://www.ohnwardfineartscenter.com/our-events?month=2015-11-01

     

    “Rock The Park 2015”

    What:  Rock The Park 2015

    When: 2 to 6 P.M., Sunday, September 13, 2015

    Where:  Maquoketa Downtown Green Space

    “Rock the Park 2015” will be held on Sunday, September 13th from 2 to 6 pm in the Downtown Green Space (corner of Pleasant & Main Streets).  Featuring Three Contemporary Christian Music Bands: Tangled Blue, The Michael Reed Band, and Mitch McVicker (GMA Dove Award Winner).  This is a concert with messages of friendship and faith and will kick off the school year, encouraging everyone to work together, spread peace and believe!

    Refreshments from local youth groups – NO coolers/alcohol. Bring your lawn chairs and be ready for a good time! It’s FREE!!!

    Rain Location: Pearson Hall, Jackson County Fairgrounds, Maquoketa, IA