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Missoula Children’s Theatre presents Aladdin

Missoula Children's Theatre presents Aladdin

Calling all kids! Auditions for Missoula Children’s Theatre’s Aladdin are Monday, February 15th at 4:00 p.m. at the George Daily Auditorium! Approximately 60 Oskaloosa students in kindergarten through 12th grade are needed to fill all the roles. No experience or preparation is necessary, just a smile and an open schedule! Audition forms are available at […]

Lynnville-Sully Students Learn About Christian Opportunity Center

Lynnville-Sully's sixth grade class visited Pella’s Christian Opportunity Center on Monday, Dec. 21. Students learned more about COC’s services, interacted with people supported and tried their hand at real jobs completed by people supported in COC’s plant.

Lynnville-Sully’s sixth grade class visited Pella’s Christian Opportunity Center on Monday, Dec. 21. Students learned more about COC’s services, interacted with people supported and tried their hand at real jobs completed by people supported in COC’s plant.

What in the world is FIRST LEGO League?

FIRST LEGO League

FIRST LEGO League, or FLL is all over the world! According to the website, www.firstlegoleague.org, at FLL, “tomorrow’s innovators practice imaginative thinking and teamwork. Guided by adult Coaches, FIRST LEGO League teams research a real-world problem such as food safety, recycling, energy, etc., and are challenged to develop a solution. They also must design, build, […]

Swimming and Basketball Registration Going On Now

YMCA Logo

OSKALOOSA – Registration is now open at the Mahaska County YMCA for Adult Co-Ed Basketball League and 2016 swimming lessons. The Co-Ed Basketball League is for anyone over the age of 18 who wants to play basketball whether a Y member or not. The league will be held on Monday nights starting January 18. Emily […]

OSKALOOSA ELKS DONATE DICTIONARIES TO 5 AREA SCHOOLS

Rick Corbett (far right), Exalted Ruler of Oskaloosa Elks Lodge #340, presents dictionaries to the third grade teachers at Oskaloosa Elementary School.

Oskaloosa Elks Lodge #340 distributed more than 300 dictionaries to third graders at Oskaloosa, Oskaloosa Christian, Fremont, Tri-County and Sigourney elementary schools on Dec. 4. “This is an annual project of the Oskaloosa Elks,” said Elks Exalted Ruler Rick Corbett, who explained the dictionaries are provided each year free of charge. “It is just part […]

Mahaska County YMCA – A Solution this Holiday Season

YMCA Logo

OSKALOOSA – Members of the community are invited to “Give the Gift of Fitness, Friendship and Fun” with a Y Gift cards. Available now, they make perfect stocking stuffers or gifts which can play a major role in someone’s life by providing an incentive to get healthier or opportunities to continue on their healthful path […]

Holidays Made Brighter with Y Christmas Trees

Lance Edwards (left) and Don Swim (right) were helping people pick just the right Christmas tree on Wednesday afternoon

Oskaloosa – A tradition which was made popular by the Y’s Men’s Club in Oskaloosa is continuing even though the club is no longer active: selling Christmas Trees. The Mahaska County is carrying on the tradition of this annual fundraiser, and the tree lot is being prepared which will open the day after Thanksgiving. The […]

Transgender Day of Remembrance To Be Observed

St. Paul Congregational United Church of Christ, Oskaloosa Iowa

St. Paul Congregational United Church of Christ will observe Transgender Day of Remembrance during its worship service this Sunday, November 22, at 10:00 am. Transgender Day of Remembrance is a national day of mourning for transgender persons who have lost their lives through murder or suicide in the past year. It is also a day […]

Season Coming To An End At The Lacey Complex

Aerial view of the Lacey Recreation Complex - Fall 2015

Lacey Recreation Complex started to wrap up the 2015 season this month by hosting the Midwest Collegiate Conference Cross County Meet on the facility this past Saturday at 11:00 a.m. The following teams came to Oskaloosa to compete: Avila Eagles, Baker Wildcats, Benedictine Ravens, Central Methodist Eagles, Clarke Crusaders, Culver-Stockton Wildcats, Evangel Crusaders, Graceland Yellowjackets, […]

Oskaloosa Lions Invites Local Veterans to Join Club

Lions Club

Oskaloosa, Iowa – As Veterans Day approaches, the Oskaloosa Lions Club is offering local U.S. veterans a special opportunity to serve their community. “Veterans have already served their country. We would love for them to help us in serving our community, too,” said Susan Stearns, president of Oskaloosa Lions Club. The Involve a U.S. Veteran […]

 

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