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Register for Mahaska Health Partnership’s Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

MAHASKA COUNTY – September is halfway over, and Mahaska Health Partnership is looking toward October and raising awareness regarding breast cancer. The month will kick off with MHP’s annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk on Friday, Oct. 7 from Noon to 1:00 pm on the Square in Oskaloosa. “Our annual walk is a great way to […]

William Penn Athletic Booster Club Announces Navy and Gold Gala Set for October 8

William Penn Athletics

Oskaloosa, Iowa – Mark your calendars and gear up for an evening of trivia under the tent as the Navy and Gold Gala fundraiser quickly approaches. The William Penn Athletic Booster club will host this annual event on Saturday, October 8, at 6:00 p.m. and will be located at the Lacey Recreation Complex in Oskaloosa. […]

Mahaska County to hold Master Gardener Training

Iowa State University Extension

Mahaska County Extension is now enrolling for a Master Gardener training to occur September 20 – November 17, 2016. Master Gardener trainees attend classes taught by Iowa State University Extension professionals in topics ranging from lawn care, flower and vegetable gardening, ornamental trees and shrubs, fruit crops and houseplants to insect, disease and weed control, […]

ncore presentation of “So You Need A Web Site: What Now?” scheduled

The Exchange Oskaloosa CoWorking

OSKALOOSA – On Tuesday, August 16, The Exchange for Entrepreneurs is hosting an encore presentation of “So You Need a Website: What Now?” The program will begin at 6:30 p.m., and will be held in the loft area of Smokey Row. Exchange member Todd Swope will provide insightful, simple to understand basics of web sites […]

Mahaska County Historical Society 3rd Quarter Potluck

Nelson Pioneer Farm

3rd Quarterly meeting and pot luck dinner. August 15, 2016 Ì Monday Evening 6:30 Dinner Ì 7:15 Program Pot Luck Dinner: Please bring a dish to share and your own service. Coffee and water available. Program: Prohibition in Eastern Iowa by Linda Betsinger McCann In Bradbury Hall at Nelson Pioneer Farm and Museum Prohibition was […]

Soil Testing Basics Presentation

Iowa State University Extension

Monday, September 12; 6 pm Join ISUEO Field Agronomist, Rebecca Ahlers, to learn how to sample soil for testing. She’ll indicate what these test results mean on Monday, September 12 at 6 pm at the Mahaska County Extension office, 212 North I Street, Oskaloosa. This presentation is for anyone wishing to learn about soil testing; […]

What’s the Buzz About- Growing Season webinar to be held August 9

Iowa State University Extension

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is hosting the seventh annual “Growing Season “ webinars (programs viewed over the internet) at multiple locations across Iowa this summer. This series is offered by the Iowa Master Gardener program and is open to all interested gardeners. Participants are not required to have completed master gardener training to […]

Learn & Discover in the Garden

Iowa State University Extension

Master Gardeners will be providing informal gardening information at the ISU Extension Flagpole garden this summer at 6 pm on the fourth Thursday of each month. The topic for Learn and Discover on July 28 is Seed Saving. We will show and discuss seed saving techniques. There will be a children’s garden activity also. Learn […]

Master Gardener Training Begins in September

Iowa State University Extension

Become an Iowa Master Gardener by completing the core training course this fall through the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Mahaska County office. Gardeners will learn best practices for choosing plants, designing gardens and managing pests. Orientation will be held September 20. Classes will be held on Tuesday and select Thursday evenings from 6:30 […]

A Wireless teams up with Culture of Good

This year A Wireless is teaming up with Culture of Good to donate 100,000 backpacks full of school supplies to children across the United States.

This year A Wireless is teaming up with Culture of Good to donate 100,000 backpacks full of school supplies to children across the United States. Oskaloosa, IA – July 30, 2016: Parents and student in Oskaloosa will soon benefit from a national backpack giveaway campaign. A Wireless, the nation’s second-largest Verizon Premium Retailer, announces today […]


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