Beginning Gardening Classes to be held: The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Master Gardeners of Mahaska County are offering classes Tuesdays in February at 6:30 pm at the Mahaska County Extension Office. Participants may attend one, two, three or all four classes. Cost for each class is $5; or $15 for all four. Registration is due one week prior to the class. Dates and topics for the classes are:
February 7-Green with Envy (Lawn)
February 14- Make and Grow an Herb Table
February 21- Cut Flowers: Growing and Showing
February 28- What’s in your Gardening Bucket? (Tools)
To register call 641-673-5841 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, February 9, 5:30-6:30 Book ‘N Cook Series~ Book Vault pairs with Community Wellness Coalition for a 3 part monthly series The Now Effect. Cost is $20 for 3 sessions including book, discussions and cooking demos. with samples. Call 676.1777 or visit www.bookvault.org
Thursday and Friday, February 9 and 10 The Lion King, Jr. will be presented by the 5th- 8th graders of Oskaloosa Christian School in the center court of Penn Central Mall. The performance will begin at 7 p.m. The 4th graders will provide intermission entertainment for Thursday’s performance. There will be no charge for admission. Don’t miss this exciting musical that the entire community can enjoy! 641.672.2174.
Optimist Club – The Optimist Club meetings begin at 7:00 a.m. at Smokey Row every Wednesday. For more information visit www.oskaloosaoptimistclub.org or follow them on Facebook.