Greater Burlington Partnership

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September 1, 2015

Greater Burlington Partnership

September 1, 2015, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The West Burlington School Board Debate will be held on September 1, 5:30 PM at West Burlington City Hall, 122 Broadway. Will be taped live for viewing at www.westburlington.org. This debate is open to the public.
Sports & Outdoors

September 1, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Classes & Workshops

September 2, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

This program will be offered as a six part hands-on workshop series. Each of the six workshops will cover a different topic related to care of your family heirlooms. The last workshop will be on textiles. Individual classes for members are $10, nonmembers are $15. Contact 319-752-7449 or email info@dmchs.org... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

September 2, 2015, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Planning is underway for the 2015 Teachers Appreciation Reception hosted by the Future Workforce committee. The event will be held on September 2 from 4 - 6 PM at the PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex. More than 30 local businesses have signed up to sponsor. We encourage sponsors to all have fun,... Read More
Downtown

September 3, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

September 4, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Sports & Outdoors

September 5, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

September 6, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

September 7, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Downtown

September 10, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Arts & Crafts

September 13, 2015, 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Southeastern Community College/Des Moines County Fairgrounds, 6 AM-12 PM 319-392-8177, www.poultryshowcentral.com/Southeast_Iowa_Pigeon_Club.html
Food & Cooking

September 17, 2015, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The 21st Annual Rotary Chicken BBQ will be held at the Port of Burlington Thursday, September 17, 2015. Serving will begin at 4 PM and will continue until 7 PM. Pre-Event ticket prices are $10 for adults and $7 for children, 12 and under. At the door the prices will... Read More
Downtown

September 17, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Classes & Workshops

September 18, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Reduce Stress. Get Organized with Beth Randall, Joe Organizer, LLC. Ms. Randall will focus on organizing paper. Learn how to deal with all the paper that comes into your home. You will learn what needs to be kept and what can be thrown away.
Sports & Outdoors

September 18, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Entertainment

September 18, 2015, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Recognized for his crafty wit and skillful musicianship, Folk/Americana musician Dennis Warner captivates audiences in over 100 cities each year with his smooth vocals and six and twelve string guitars. He is also a popular guest speaker at various community gatherings throughout the country.
Young Professionals

September 21, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The annual membership drive kicks off with this event at G.G. Conn Pavilion at Spirit Hollow! Bring a prospective member or two along to show them what YP is all about. Featured speakers offer tools you can use in both your career and in leadership roles within the community. All... Read More
Downtown

September 24, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

September 25, 2015, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Downtown Partners as you try some new tastes and browse the great shops in Downtown Burlington. The Spring, Sip, Taste & Stroll takes place September 25 from 5 to 8 PM. Get a babysitter and bring your spouse and friends for a fun-filled spring evening. Purchase your advanced ticket... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

September 26, 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake with our “NuCanoes” once a month from June thru October this year. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of NuCanoes are... Read More
Classes & Workshops

October 2, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Dan Kaercher, retired founding editor-in-chief of Midwest Living Magazine has traveled almost all 99 counties in Iowa. During his travels, he has discovered many close-to-home attractions that are Iowa's hidden gems.
Greater Burlington Partnership

October 2, 2015, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Join us and recognize area manufacturers with guest speaker Terry Rich, President and CEO of the Iowa Lottery at PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex at 11:30 AM. Terry has appeared on national television in many roles and has won numerous entrepreneurial and leadership awards in television production and marketing. Terry developed Rich... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

October 2, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Entertainment

October 3, 2015, 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Join as we celebrate Burlington's German heritage at the Port of Burlington. Enjoy a fun fall evening as the last days of summer slide down the river. The smell of bratwurst and the tang of sauerkraut waft through the fall air with the laughter of the Midwest's finest Bavarian musicians.... Read More
Young Professionals

October 8, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by Martini's Grille at 610 N. 4th St., Suite 200 in Burlington at your convenience and stay for as long or as little as you would like. Event is free to Young Professionals members, $15... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

October 15, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Advanced Home Health Care invites Chamber of Commerce members to Business After Hours at The Art Center of Burlington. Join us with your co-workers to build your network at Business After Hours and grow your business! The Art Center of Burlington is located at 301 Jefferson St. in Downtown Burlington.... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

October 16, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Sports & Outdoors

October 24, 2015 - October 25, 2015

In true Halloween tradition, join us for the “Premier Soccer Tournament in Southeast Iowa,” located on the beautiful fields of the renowned Burlington Rec-Plex Soccer Complex. Experience a competitive tournament with “friendlly ghosts” providing you Halloween tricks & treats on exquisite, professional grade “grave yards,” in hauntingly beautiful Southeast Iowa.... Read More
Young Professionals

October 30, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Professional Development is a tool every Young Professional can use. Featured speakers offer tools you can use in your career and leadership roles in the community. Join us at PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex at 3001 Winegard Drive in Burlington. Event is free to Young Professionals members, $15 for non-members. First event... Read More
Downtown

October 30, 2015, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Ghosts and goblins will have a chance to haunt downtown Burlington with treats available at dozens of participating merchants. This opportunity markets to families in Greater Burlington and offers a safe and fun environment for them to trick-or-treat Downtown Burlington. For more information, call 319-752-6365. Organized by the efforts of... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 6, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Civilian Conservation Corps were instrumental in putting millions of young men to work in parks, forestry, and soil conservation. Tom Emery will share the history of the CCC and its importance to the nation.
Sports & Outdoors

November 6, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Downtown

November 8, 2015, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Kick off your holiday season with one of Burlington’s favorite events – the holiday open house on Sunday, November 8. Get a head start on holiday gift buying at the specialty retail shops, sample food and refreshments, and register for the giveaway of $1000 in Downtown Dollars. Gather your friends... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

November 19, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Barn on the Ridge invites Chamber of Commerce members to Business After Hours. Join us with your co-workers to build your network at Business After Hours and grow your business! The Barn on the Ridge is located at 14133 Irish Ridge Road in Burlington. Brought to you by the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

November 20, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Entertainment

November 20, 2015, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Spending much of his time on the back roads between Iowa and Nashville, this compelling artist is kicking up dirt in the Americana Folk Roots scene with music that ranges from dirt funk to intimate. Smith digs deep for the truth. His lyrics are poetic and his delivery is honest... Read More
Downtown

November 28, 2015, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A holiday tradition that gets bigger,brighter and better every year! What a perfect opportunity to gather with family and friends and make some holiday memories. Find a comfortable spot along Jefferson Street and relax while you watch one of Burlington's best shows. The parade starts down Jefferson at 5 PM.... Read More
Entertainment

December 4, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Krystal Gladden joins us from the African-American Museum of History, Cedar Rapids, IA. Kwanzaa celebrates and honors African heritage in African-American culture, and is observed from December 26 to January 1, culminating in a feast and gift-giving. Join Krystal as she shares the significance of this holiday.
Greater Burlington Partnership

December 7, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Holiday Business Showcase celebrates the Christmas season at the Burlington Golf Club inviting all Chamber of Commerce members to attend this Business After Hours and take advantage of this benefit of membership. At the Holiday Business Showcase several sponsors will be welcoming you. Be sure and go around and... Read More
Downtown

December 10, 2015, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us to experience a magical night in Downtown Burlington! Dozens of storefronts will come alive during the 16th annual Living Windows celebration! This favorite holiday event, includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse drawn carriage rides, and much more. Santa Claus will also be on... Read More
Entertainment

January 15, 2016, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM

After a decade of self-released albums (We Are in Rome, The Urban Edge, Coconino County EP, Only Music, et al.) and life experiences piling up, including a tumultuous stint in the American Southwest, Eric Pettit finds his new sound in the very place he started. Based out of Burlington, Iowa,... Read More
Entertainment

February 5, 2016, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Formed in 2010, The Appleseed Collective has become a force of nature powered by their local community and developed by a strong sense of do-it-yourself drive. In an age of corporations and climate change, the band’s commitment to buying & selling local, eating from gardens, and being their own bosses... Read More
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