Calendar of Events

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Calendar of Events 2018-04-14T00:02:44+00:00
Date Event Description
April 14 West Liberty Country Club Key West 18th Annual Key West is still on rain or shine for this Saturday, April 14th. The weather looks to be about 51 on Saturday and no rain as of now. Everyone is welcome to join in. You can come to golf, dine or enjoy the live musical entertainment. Or better yet, enjoy all. Festivities starting 3:00pm.
April 20 WL Public Library Wood Sign Painting Party Join Sam with Simply Stunning decor on April 20 th to design and paint your own wooden sign. Choose your design. All supplies provided. $25 per person. Registration is required. Teens and older, please. Please see the West Liberty Public Library Facebook page. 
April 20 Linda McCann- Prohibition in Eastern Iowa Linda McCann will be sharing her story, Prohibition in Eastern Iowa – April 20 th at the Public Library from 2:00pm – 3:00pm. Iowa author Linda McCann will be our guest at WLPL speaking about her book, Prohibition in Eastern Iowa. You won’t want to miss this. McCann also has an interest in the POW camp that was at the Muscatine County Fairgrounds here in West Liberty. She would love to meet people with an interest, pictures or information about the camp. She will have her most recent book as well as her other historical books available for purchase at the event.
April 20 Eulenspiegel Puppet Films for Adults Eulenspiegel Puppet Theatre presents Handmade Puppet Dreams, a series of short puppet films collected and curated by Heather Henson (Jim Henson’s daughter) Friday, April 20 at 8:00 P.M. at Owl Glass Puppetry Center, 319 North Calhoun, West Liberty, Iowa. Tickets are $6.00.  We’ll be showing a special collection for Earth Day, one of several not yet seen at Owl Glass Puppetry Center.  This collection features many styles of puppetry, including hand puppets, shadow puppets, marionettes, object theater, and more.

This event in Owl Glass puppetry Center’s annual Adult Series presents an opportunity for lovers of puppet theatre and film to see cutting edge pieces directed towards adults.  Heather Henson introduces independent filmmakers and puppeteers who explore their craft specifically for the camera in this handpicked selection of puppet film shorts. Handmade Puppet Dreams showcases fresh voices who embrace film as their medium and breathe life into their dreams, while exploring a spectrum of live-action puppetry styles, including stop-action, object theater, and many others.  Since 2005, Handmade Puppet Dreams has been screened nationally, where it received a UNIMA Citation of Excellence (the top puppetry award in the US), and internationally in France, the Czech Republic, India, United Kingdom, Puerto Rico, Israel, and Prague, where it was awarded “The Best Puppet Film” at The World Puppet Festival.  Although directed at adults, these films are also appropriate for teens. For further information or reservations call 319-627- 2487 or e-mail <monica@puppetspuppets.com>

April 25 Administrative Professionals Day April 25 th is Administrative Professionals Day – Make sure to thank your support staff. Highlight what your support staff does for your business on your social media. Customers who interact with them will love seeing them in the spotlight!
April 28 Chamber Community Clean Up Day Chamber Community Clean Up Day will be held April 28th from 8:00am – 1:00pm. Kick off will start in Ron De Voo Park. Bags will be provided. Bring your staff wearing your business shirts to show off your logos and come out to help freshen up our great town to get ready for Spring.
April 28 Book & Bake Sale, Author Joanne Salemink visit – WL Public Library April 28th Book & Bake Sale 8:00am – 12:00pm with a visit from author Joanne Salemink at 10:00am.
April 29 Scrap It Workshop – WL Public Library April 29th Scrap It Workshop 3:00pm – 7:00pm – From the Public Library – Do you have an unfinished scrapbook or a graduate for whom you want to make a photo board? Would you like to get your photographs organized into a coffee table book? Let WLPL and the Betty Akers Creative space lend a hand. We have letter cutouts, drawers of paper, stickers and so much more. You bring the book, your clear plastic sheets or your pasteboard, theme specific items and let us help where we can.

All items in the Betty Akers Creative Space have been donated and are free for patron use. No registration is required. This event is free and open to the public.

May 3 Job Fair Chamber & We Lead are teaming up to put together a job fair for May 3. If you or your business are interested in having a table at our job fair please let me know. If you have someone that is an expert in their field such as resume writing, good at interviewing that would be willing to help during the job fair please let us know that as well.
May 5 West Liberty Youth Dream Catchers Golf Tournament On May 5 , 2018 we will be hosting a Cinco de Mayo golf tournament. If you or your business is interested in becoming a hole sponsor for this event please let Ed ,Carol Moreno or Stephanie
know. Cost is $150.00.
May 12 Plant Sale – Muscatine Environmental Learning Center
May 12 West Liberty Rotary/West Liberty Fire Department Gala will be held May 12, 2018 at the West Liberty Community Center starting at 6:00pm. Tickets are now on sale.
June 2 City Wide Garage Sale