Category archives for: Arts and Education

William Penn University Jazz and Choir Concerts Quickly Approaching

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – The William Penn University Fine Arts Department will present its jazz and choir concerts on November 14 and 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center (MTC). Directed by Scott Cressley and Anita Meinert, song selections will include a variety of styles of music from spirituals to swing to a 1960 […]

Belgian Waffles coming to 1st CRC Oskaloosa

Oskaloosa News

The Youth Group of the First Christian Reformed Church invites members of the community to a waffle supper featuring Dad’s Belgian Waffles, Wednesday, November 15 from 5-7 pm at 1st Christian Reformed Church, 815 N 11th St., Oskaloosa serving all-you-can-eat Belgian waffles, nine flavors of syrup, whipped cream and butter toppings, sausages and drink. Dine […]

BaconTown Hits Ottumwa Saturday

BaconTown 2017

Over 1200 pounds of Bacon Featured Ottumwa, Iowa – When JBS purchased the pork processing facility in Ottumwa from Cargill in 2015, the future of KIIC’s BaconTown was in doubt – but after just a 1-year hiatus, BaconTown is back and bigger than ever. KIIC created BaconTown to celebrate Ottumwa’s claim to fame as the […]

Main Street Christmas Luncheon and Show

Oskaloosa – Join us for the annual Main Street Christmas Luncheon and Show on December 1, 2017. This year’s event will be held at The Peppertree located on Highway 63 North. Please use the north entrance where there is plenty of parking. During the show, participants and guests can enjoy elegant fine dining while being […]

Keep Your Blood Sugar in Check During National Diabetes Month

Mahaska Health Partnership

MAHASKA COUNTY—November serves as National Diabetes Month, which brings communities across the country together to raise awareness of diabetes and its impact on millions of Americans. Mahaska Health Partnership Diabetes Educator Sharon Ferguson aims to support and educate individuals year-round on the subject of diabetes, but says November always has a special importance. Diabetes, one […]

Beloved Book Character Stars in Pinkalicious the Musical

Pinkalicious the Musical

OSKALOOSA, IA — Pinkalicious the Musical hits the George Daily Auditorium stage on Wednesday, November 15 at 7:00 p.m.! Pinkalicious can’t stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. She ends up at the doctor’s office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe! It’s a dream come true for […]

Trash Can Composter Workshop

Come learn about a method of making “black gold” (compost) utilizing a smaller amount of space on Tuesday November 28, 6:30 pm at the Mahaska County Extension Office; 212 North I Street, Oskaloosa. Mahaska County Master Gardener John Langstraat will teach how to convert plastic trash cans into garden composters. Participants who wish to make […]

Meet the newest Iowa Artist Fellows in Oskaloosa Nov. 18

The Iowa Arts Council's newest Iowa Artist Fellows will gather in Oskaloosa this month to display and discuss their work with local artists and arts supporters as part of the 2017-2018 Meet the Arti st series.

Local artists and public invited to discussion and reception DES MOINES — The Iowa Arts Council’s newest Iowa Artist Fellows will gather in Oskaloosa this month to display and discuss their work with local artists and arts supporters as part of the 2017-2018 Meet the Arti st series. Musician River Breitbach of Dubuque, community-art specialist […]

William Penn University ALD Aims to Inspire Compassion through Annual Canned Food Drive

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – With the changing of the seasons also comes holiday festivities, and many are reminded during this time to give thanks for gifts received from family and friends. As the holiday season approaches, William Penn students are asking for your help to give to others in need. Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society […]

OHS Choir To Hold Choral Concert

The Oskaloosa High School Choirs would like to invite you to a choral concert on Monday, November 6th. This concert will feature our Oskaloosa High School Concert Choir and Chamber Chorus. This event will be held a the George Daily Auditorium at 7:30pm. There is no cost for the concert, however there will be an […]


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