Category archives for: Arts and Education

WPU to Host Jazz Academy for Students featuring New York City Jazz Artists

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University is hosting a Jazz Academy in October. The academy allows you to select from one of three days to attend on October 7, 8, or 9, 2019. Each day will begin at 8:30 a.m. and wrap up with a performance at the George Daily Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. Ray […]

O.W.L.S. – “Belle Fountaine History”

O.W.L.S. – “Belle Fountaine History” Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Environmental Learning Center Join other adults for “lunch and learn” at the next O.W.L.S. program on Wednesday, September 25 from 11:00 am until 12:30 pm at the Mahaska County Environmental Learning Center at Caldwell Park. O.W.L.S. (Older, Wiser, Learning Seniors) is […]

Youth Outdoor Field Day

Ivan VanKooten provides safety instruction to one of the many youth who participated in Youth Outdoor Field Day at Russell Wildlife Area.

Youth Outdoor Field Day Saturday, September 28, 2019 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Russell Wildlife Area The 16th Annual Youth Outdoor Field Day will be held at the Russell Wildlife Area on Saturday, September 28th. This is an outdoor event made possible by many local organizations and businesses. The goal for the day is to […]

Oskaloosa Art Center to host Comedy Night Saturday, September 28th

The Oskaloosa Art Center will host three comedians for a night of laughs on Saturday, September 28th, 2019 at the Outer Space Performance Venue inside the Oskaloosa Art Center at 115 High Ave W, Oskaloosa. The show, presented by TruBank, will feature comedians Tyler Walsh, David Kousgaard & Alex Conyers. Tyler Walsh is an Iowa […]

IHCC To Host NOLA Jazz Band

Indian Hills

OTTUMWA — A Hall of Fame band from Iowa will bring some outstanding jazz music to the Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa campus on Thursday, Sept. 19. The NOLA Jazz Band will perform at St. John Auditorium in a concert starting at 7:30 p.m. Hailing from Des Moines, NOLA has been inducted into the Iowa […]

Seeds is upcoming Garden Basics topic

Come learn about seed saving, seed storing, seed germination testing, and making seed bombs on September 19 at 6:30 pm at the Mahaska County Extension office, 212 North I Street Oskaloosa. Garden Basics classes are Mahaska County Master Gardeners presenting on a variety of general gardening topics. Each one is an independent topic presented as […]

16th Annual Youth Outdoor Field Day

Ivan VanKooten provides safety instruction to one of the many youth who participated in Youth Outdoor Field Day at Russell Wildlife Area.

Saturday, September 28, 2019 Russell Wildlife Area Note: Check-in/late registrations begin at 8 am Event will be held from 8:30 am until Noon (with lunch immediately afterwards) Registrations received by 9/13/19 – cost is $5.00 per person Includes a Youth Outdoor Field Day t-shirt Includes a lunch Includes a fun day! Registrations received after 9/13/19 […]

William Penn University Boasts Record New Student Enrollment for Fall 2019

Penn Hall on the campus of William Penn University celebrated 100 years of serving the students during Homecoming 2017.

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University boasts record new student enrollment for the fall of 2019. The private, liberal arts University in Oskaloosa, Iowa has seen an increase of 9.2% of previous new student enrollment record. The enrollment for new students hits an all-time high of 487. “We are excited to represent 45 states and […]

Comedy Night at the George Daily Auditorium with Pat Hazell!

OSKALOOSA, IA –Comedian and Seinfeld writer, Pat Hazell, returns to Oskaloosa! Recognized for his genuine Americana humor, he makes nostalgia laugh out loud funny. From an early addiction to card tricks (up to three packs a day) to his recent divorce living happily ever after, Pat uncovers his own record with humor, heart, and humanity. […]

IHCC To Host Brass Transit Authority

Indian Hills

OTTUMWA — The Indian Hills Community College Department of Performing and Visual Arts will bring the band Brass Transit Authority to the IHCC campus for an outdoor concert on Tuesday, Sept. 3, starting at 5:00 p.m. There will be free admission for the concert that will be held on the Marge Dodd Stage on the […]


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