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Upcoming Events

Power of the Purse Plus
United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties
October 24
5:00-7:00 pm
Terry Trueblood Recreation Center

Power of the Purse Plus; An Evening of Fun, Fashion and Philanthropy! All proceeds go to the United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties. The event features a silent auction with an amazing array of more than 100 purses, raffle drawings and Party Row purchases along with wine and appetizers.
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Purple Light
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network - Eastern Iowa Affiliate
October 27
2:00 pm
Mae Latta Hall, Hearst Center

PurpleLight is a gathering of survivors, family and friends who have felt the impact of pancreatic cancer. During the PurpleLight event, there will be a ceremony that includes a reading of names, honoring survivors and remembering those we've lost to pancreatic cancer. PurpleLight is a free event and open to the public. The event is intended for those who have lost a loved one to this disease, are a pancreatic cancer survivor, family member, friend or member of the community.
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Let Me Run EIC FallFest 5K 2019
Let Me Run Eastern Iowa Corridor
November 2
10 am
Kirkwood Community College, main campus

This is the end of season 5k event for the Eastern Iowa Let Me Run program. Estimated over 200 boys in the program run their final 5k, after 7 weeks of training along with social and emotional lessons. This race is open to the public to run as well.
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Caregiver Wellness Day
Heritage Area Agency on Aging
November 4
8:30 am
The Kirkwood Hotel

The purpose of this free event is to support the well-being of caregivers and promote self-care through various therapeutic activities and informational speakers.
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The Waypoint Party: Dueling through the Decades
November 7
6:00-9:30 pm
Eastbank Venue

This event celebrates Waypoint's 125 years of serving the community.
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