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  1Come and See Healing Service
Come and See Healing Service
Begins: May 16, 2016
Ends: N/A

Weekly Healing Service-Come and See- Mondays at 2:00pm

St. James' Episcopal Church

202 2nd Ave NE

Independence, IA

50644

2 3 4IPERS Forum
IPERS Forum
Begins: January 4, 2018
Ends: January 4, 2018

6:00 pm @ Independence Public Library

Brad Hudson, Vice Chair of the IPERS Benefits Advisory Committee, will be presenting the latest information about the IPERS program.

Anyone who may be impacted by potential changes to IPERS are encouraged to attend.

Sponsored by the Iowa State Education Association and Buchanan County Indivisible.

Rhyme Time
Rhyme Time
Begins: July 11, 2013
Ends: N/A

Independence Public Library at 9:30am

5Family Fort Night @ IPL
Family Fort Night @ IPL
Begins: January 5, 2018
Ends: January 5, 2018

Families are invited to the Independence Public Library for Family Fort Night after the library closes - from 5:00-7:00 pm.

Stories, snacks, games, and more.

Please sign up at the library, call 319-334-2470, or email iplprograms@gmail.com.  For more information, visit www.independenceia.org/library.

Hotdog Fridays!!!!
Hotdog Fridays!!!!
Begins: August 16, 2013
Ends: N/A

Join the St. James Episcopal Church every Friday at noon for free hot dogs!!  Free will donations will be accepted.

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7 8Independence Area Women's Connection Monthly Meeting
Independence Area Women's Connection Monthly Meeting
Begins: January 8, 2018
Ends: January 8, 2018

6:30 pm @ Buttermilk Cafe

Menu: Scrambled Eggs, Hash Browns, Bacon, & Biscuits    $10.00

Music: The Mountain Dulcimer

Speaker: Friendships are Forever by Kathy Bishop (Lodi, WI)

Contact Judy Miller for reservations/cancellations at (319) 493-8101 by 10 AM on Friday, January 5.

Teen Book Club
Teen Book Club
Begins: January 8, 2018
Ends: January 8, 2018

Teens in grades 7-12 will discuss the “life-changing” book Thirteen Reasons Why this month at the Independence Public Library.

It is the story of a young high school student as she descends into despair brought on by betrayal and bullying.  The novel is a #1 New York Times and International Bestseller by author Jay Asher.

All teens are welcome to attend at 6:00 pm in the Community Room.

For more information, please call 319-334-2470 or visit www.independenceia.org/library.

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Come and See Healing Service
Come and See Healing Service
Begins: May 16, 2016
Ends: N/A

Weekly Healing Service-Come and See- Mondays at 2:00pm

St. James' Episcopal Church

202 2nd Ave NE

Independence, IA

50644

9One-on-One Tech Help @ IPL
One-on-One Tech Help @ IPL
Begins: January 9, 2018
Ends: January 9, 2018

Need help with your new technology?

Book a 30-minute appointment between 1:00 and 2:00 pm at the Independence Public Library for personal one-on-one technology help with the technology experts from Independence Light and Power Telecommunications.

Call 319-334-2470 or email the library at iplprograms@gmail.com to make your appointment.  For more information, visit  www.independenceia.org/library.

10 11Rhyme Time
Rhyme Time
Begins: July 11, 2013
Ends: N/A

Independence Public Library at 9:30am

12Teen Live Clue @ IPL
Teen Live Clue @ IPL
Begins: January 12, 2018
Ends: January 12, 2018

Based on the popular board game, Live Clue will take players throughout the Independence Public Library (after hours) trying to solve a mysterious (fictitious) crime from 5:00-6:30 pm.

Suitable for teens in grades 6-12.

Please register at the library, call 319-334-2470, or email iplprograms@gmail.com.   For more information, visit www.independenceia.org/library.

Cod Fish & Chicken Fry
Cod Fish & Chicken Fry
Begins: January 12, 2018
Ends: January 12, 2018

4:30 - 7:00 PM @ 4-H Building -- Buchanan County Fairgrounds

All You Can Eat for $10 (adults) and $5 (children 5-10 years).  Kids under age 5 eat free.

While supplies last.  Takeout available.

Proceeds support Fairgrounds improvements.

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Hotdog Fridays!!!!
Hotdog Fridays!!!!
Begins: August 16, 2013
Ends: N/A

Join the St. James Episcopal Church every Friday at noon for free hot dogs!!  Free will donations will be accepted.

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14 15ICSD School Board Meeting
ICSD School Board Meeting
Begins: January 15, 2018
Ends: January 15, 2018

6:00 pm @ Administration Office (1207 1st Street West)

The Great Macaroni and Cheese Bake-Off
The Great Macaroni and Cheese Bake-Off
Begins: January 15, 2018
Ends: January 15, 2018

Tasters wanted for the Great Macaroni and Cheese Bake-Off at the Independence Public Library!

The public is invited to drop in and enjoy tastings of a variety of Mac n Cheese dishes made by local “chefs.”  Tasting and judging will be in the Community Room from 5:30-7:00 pm.

No registration is necessary.  Recipes will also be available.

For more information, call 334-2470, email iplprograms@gmail.com, or visit www.independenceia.org/library.

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American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Begins: January 15, 2018
Ends: January 15, 2018

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ First Presbyterian Church (115 Sixth Avenue NW)

For an appointment, call Vicki at (319) 334-6520

You can save up to 15 minutes when donating by using RapidPass!

Come and See Healing Service
Come and See Healing Service
Begins: May 16, 2016
Ends: N/A

Weekly Healing Service-Come and See- Mondays at 2:00pm

St. James' Episcopal Church

202 2nd Ave NE

Independence, IA

50644

16Career Development Workshop Part I
Career Development Workshop Part I
Begins: January 16, 2018
Ends: January 16, 2018

Rachel Evans, Career Services Center Coordinator at Hawkeye Community College, will guide participants on how to create an effective resume and job-specific cover letters from 4:00-6:00 pm.

Interested participants, please sign up at the library at 319-334-2470 or iplprograms@gmail.com.

NOTE: The second part of the Career Development Workshop will be held Thursday, January 18th and topics will include online job search sites and interviewing tips.

Participation at both parts of the workshop is encouraged, but not required.  For more information, visit www.independenceia.org/library.

Business After Hours
Business After Hours
Begins: January 16, 2018
Ends: January 16, 2018

5:00 - 6:30 pm @ 309 First Street East

A great opportunity to network with other business owners in town in an informal, social setting.

Remember to bring your business card for a chance to win a door prize!

Hosted by American Family Insurance, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of NE Iowa, and Peters & Longmuir, PLC.

 

17One Book One Independence 2018 Announcement
One Book One Independence 2018 Announcement
Begins: January 17, 2018
Ends: January 17, 2018

Independence Public Library will reveal the OBOI title selection for 2018.

18Career Development Workshop - Part II
Career Development Workshop - Part II
Begins: January 18, 2018
Ends: January 18, 2018

This free, hands-on Career Development Workshop at the Independence Public Library from 4:00 - 6:00 pm will guide you in using the Internet for your job search.

Rachel Evans, Career Services Center Coordinator at Hawkeye Community College, will also provide participants with interviewing tips.

Interested participants are encouraged to sign up -- call 319-334-2470 or email iplprograms@gmail.com.

Participation in parts 1 and 2 of the Career Development Workshop is encouraged, but not required.

For more information, visit www.independenceia.org/library.

Rhyme Time
Rhyme Time
Begins: July 11, 2013
Ends: N/A

Independence Public Library at 9:30am

19Make a Poe-It Mask
Make a Poe-It Mask
Begins: January 19, 2018
Ends: January 19, 2018

Visit the Independence Public Library Friday from 9:30 am – 5:00 pm and make a Poe-It mask to celebrate the birthday of Edgar Allen Poe.

An American writer, poet, and critic, Poe’s works include the literary classics “The Tell-Tale Heart” and “The Fall of the House of Usher.”

All ages are welcome to make a mask.  For more information, call 334-2470 or visit www.independenceia.org/library.

Cod Fish & Chicken Fry
Cod Fish & Chicken Fry
Begins: January 19, 2018
Ends: January 19, 2018

4:30 - 7:00 PM @ 4-H Building -- Buchanan County Fairgrounds

All You Can Eat for $10 (adults) and $5 (children 5-10 years).  Kids under age 5 eat free.

While supplies last.  Takeout available.

Proceeds support Fairgrounds improvements.

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Hotdog Fridays!!!!
Hotdog Fridays!!!!
Begins: August 16, 2013
Ends: N/A

Join the St. James Episcopal Church every Friday at noon for free hot dogs!!  Free will donations will be accepted.

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21 22Come and See Healing Service
Come and See Healing Service
Begins: May 16, 2016
Ends: N/A

Weekly Healing Service-Come and See- Mondays at 2:00pm

St. James' Episcopal Church

202 2nd Ave NE

Independence, IA

50644

23Book Discussion @ IPL
Book Discussion @ IPL
Begins: January 23, 2018
Ends: January 23, 2018

Dennis Lehane’s 14th novel Since We Fell will be the topic at the Independence Public Library Book Discussion this month.  All are welcome to attend at 6:30 pm in the Community Room.

Since We Fell is a pleasantly twisted character study and love story. Lehane’s previous bestsellers include Mystic River and Shutter Island.

Multiple copies of the book are now available for check out at the Library.

For more information, please call 319-334-2470 or visit www.independenceia.org/library.

24 25Rhyme Time
Rhyme Time
Begins: July 11, 2013
Ends: N/A

Independence Public Library at 9:30am

26Cod Fish & Chicken Fry
Cod Fish & Chicken Fry
Begins: January 26, 2018
Ends: January 26, 2018

4:30 - 7:00 PM @ 4-H Building -- Buchanan County Fairgrounds

All You Can Eat for $10 (adults) and $5 (children 5-10 years).  Kids under age 5 eat free.

While supplies last.  Takeout available.

Proceeds support Fairgrounds improvements.

Hotdog Fridays!!!!
Hotdog Fridays!!!!
Begins: August 16, 2013
Ends: N/A

Join the St. James Episcopal Church every Friday at noon for free hot dogs!!  Free will donations will be accepted.

27Mustang Foundation Banquet
Mustang Foundation Banquet
Begins: January 27, 2018
Ends: January 27, 2018

The Mustang Foundation Banquet Committee would like to invite fans of the Independence Community School District (ICSD) to an evening out supporting the Mustangs! Put on your maroon and white and come enjoy the 2018 Mustang Foundation Banquet at Heartland Acres!

Attendees will enjoy the company of friends, indulge in fabulous desserts, and together raise money for a common cause.

Social hour is set to begin at 5:30, dinner will be served shortly after 7:00 by Bill’s Pizza & Smokehouse, and auction items will be available throughout the evening.

28 29Come and See Healing Service
Come and See Healing Service
Begins: May 16, 2016
Ends: N/A

Weekly Healing Service-Come and See- Mondays at 2:00pm

St. James' Episcopal Church

202 2nd Ave NE

Independence, IA

50644

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