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February 2020

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Classes & Workshops
February 1, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington Fire Station #2, 2223 Summer St
Train to respond to disasters and help yourself, family, friends and community come through disaster safely. This event is free and open to the public; registration is required. Register by contacting the Des Moines County Emergency Management Agency at 319-753-8206. For more information, visit dmcounty.com.
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
February 1, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Join a Valentine Paint Party at the library! Bring your own rocks and painting supplies, or borrow from the library's Create Space. Participants will decorate rocks with designs and positive affirmations. Previous experience is not required and the event is free and open to all. Refreshments will be provided. To... Read More
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Entertainment
February 2, 2020, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: The Outpost Bar & Grill
Gear up for the big game with a slightly-less-serious game - broomstick pool. It's exactly what it sounds like! Broomsticks will be provided. Sign up at 1 PM; tourney starts at 2 PM. $5 per person, blind draw. Cash prizes for first and second place. Enjoy $2 domestic beer after... Read More
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February 2, 2020, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Lips To Go, 1000 N. Roosevelt Ave
Need some last-minute goodies for the big game? Stop by Lips to Go for some of those awesome chicken lips, and score some yummy treats as a bonus. The Burlington Mudd Dawgs softball team is raising money for the road to Nationals - help them out with a sweet sacrifice... Read More
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Young Professionals
Greater Burlington Partnership
February 5, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Players Workshop Theater, 1431 Grove St

 

 

 

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February 6, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Southeastern Community College
This free public concert takes place in the Murray Art Gallery on the SCC campus. February's performance features pianist Hailey Ramatowski. For more information, visit scciowa.edu.
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Classes & Workshops
February 6, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Learn about the 9 basic Enneagram personality types in this mini course. Gain self awareness and strengthen relationships through discovering and understanding your type. A free will donation is requested. Register by calling the Art Center at 319-754-8069. For more information, follow the Art Center of Burlington on Facebook.
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February 7, 2020, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Nicholas Hartman, director of Learning and Civic Engagement at the Czech-Slovak Museum and Library in Cedar Rapids, leads a journey of discovery into Iowa's Czech and Slovak roots. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us.
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Entertainment
February 7, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Legacy Theater, Carthage, IL
FREE SHOW! Psychedelic/progressive rock group The Pleiades, from Springfield, IL, headlines this free performance at The Legacy Theater. Doors open at 6 PM; show at 7 PM. For more information, visit thelegacytheater.com.
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February 7, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Iowa Wesleyan University Chapel
Four-hand piano concert featuring Dr. Joel Brown and Dr. Aura Strohschein, with music by Debussy, Ravel, Saint-Saens, Moszkowski and Dvorak. The concert is free and open to the public. Limited seating is available. For more information, visit iw.edu.
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February 8, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center
The 22nd Annual Mississippi Valley Calling Classic, brought to you through the efforts of the Mississippi Valley Callers Association, is one of the nation's foremost duck calling contests. This year's event will include: Youth Duck Calling Contest - 8:30 am Mel DeLang Iowa State Duck Calling Contest - 10 am... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
February 8, 2020, 10:10 AM - 11:25 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Enjoy chocolate treats while learning about the history of famous chocolatiers The Hershey Chocolate Company. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us.
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February 8, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
In the middle of winter, you deserve to indulge a bit! Sample a rich variety of delectable treats at Chocoholic Frolic in downtown Burlington. There are 12 tasting locations: Art Center of Burlington Drake Hardware & Software Gypsi on Jefferson Hopefully Yours Myrtle Vera's Hallmark, LLC Napoli Pizza & Restaurant... Read More
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February 8, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington By the Book
Celebrate the world's second best creation (after books) - chocolate! Burlington By the Book will host Pink Box Confections to help welcome the Valentines Day weekend! Stop by for the best of both the world's finest creations: books, and chocolate!
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Children & Youth
Entertainment
February 8, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Legacy Theater, Carthage, IL
Honoring one of the great comedians with family-friendly humor. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit thelegacytheater.com.
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
February 8, 2020, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Five artists will bring their creativity, brushes and competitive spirit to battle for a $250 cash prize in this live painting competition. Artists will paint an original artwork in front of a live audience in just three hours. The subject and theme will not be known to the artists until... Read More
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Entertainment
February 8, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: The Washington
Middle Western (Dave Zollo, William Elliott Whitmore, Stephen "The Kid" Howard, Stevie Doyle, Brian Cooper) mixes "New Orleans piano stomps, Crazy Horse-era guitar epics and proto-garage boogie" to create something entirely new, achingly familiar, altogether enjoyable. Their debut album, When Your Demons are Underground and You've Got to Dig Them... Read More
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Children & Youth
Classes & Workshops
February 10, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Baiting on a budget? Learn to make your own homemade fishing lures with bottle caps - then use them to haul in the bog one, or gift them to your favorite fisherpersons! The program is free and materials are provided, but please register to ensure sufficient materials for all participants.... Read More
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Downtown
February 10, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Sign up to serve others by creating festive Valentine's cards for residents of local nursing homes. The library will provide Valentine Sweetheart Snack Mix to celebrate the fifth anniversary of this popular program which encourages spreading kindness in the greater Burlington community. Card-making materials will be provided, but please consider... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
February 11, 2020, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Alzheimer's disease is not a normal part of aging. Join us to learn about the impact of Alzheimer's; the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia; stages and risk factors; current research and treatments available for some symptoms; and Alzheimer's Association resources. For more information, visit alz.org/iowa.
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February 11, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Homestead 1839
Bring your little Valentine (age 7 & up) to the farm for a fun, educational and healthy holiday activity. Together, you'll make your own natural lip balm with Zs Bees - including one in a cute gift box to give to that special someone on Valentine's Day. You'll learn about... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
February 12, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Join us as we travel to Des Moines representing the Southeast Iowa region to share our legislative priorities and hear the latest happenings from the State of Iowa. Your voice is important! Participation fee is $135 per person, covering legislative luncheon, reception and numerous Q & A sessions. Participants are... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
February 12, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Southeastern Community College
The SCC Blackhawks are asking fans to pack the gym at Lauren Walker Arena in pink as they take on Illinois Central on Wednesday, February 12, to help raise funds for Great River Hospice. There will be live and silent auctions; buy a "Pack the Gym in Pink" T shirt... Read More
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Food & Cooking
February 13, 2020, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: First United Church of Christ, 611 Columbia St
Homemade Chili or pulled pork sandwich plus two sides, dessert and a beverage, all for just $7. Call ahead to carry out, or dine-in the social hall and enjoy fellowship in this beautiful historic church at the top of Snake Alley. Call 319-754-4807 for to go orders. For more information,... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
February 13, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center
Learn about barred owls and other raptors at Starr's Cave Nature Center! The Night Hike & Owl Prowl is a learning, listening and looking event open to all ages - children must be accompanied by an adult. This is an outdoor activity so dress for the weather. Please register for... Read More
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Entertainment
February 14, 2020, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
It's a RomCom Marathon at the library! Join the fun - bring snacks and friends; the library will provide the popcorn and movies. Pick your favorite or hang out for a couple: Princess Bride at 10 AM; You've Got Mail at noon and When Harry Met Sally at 2 PM.... Read More
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February 14, 2020, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Play a 14-hole round of indoor mini-golf 'fore' the arts! Each hole is designed by a local artist. $10 per adult; proceeds support the Art Center's programs and activities. The Gallery Lounge will offer beer, wine and soda; Orange Ember food truck and Artisan Coffee will also be on hand,... Read More
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Entertainment
February 14, 2020, 5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: Harvest View Farms
Enjoy a delicious homestyle buffet with pot roast or crack chicken casserole plus sides and dessert, then dance the night away to the music of Silver Streak at Harvest View Farms' second annual Valentine's Day dinner & dance. Show your Valentine some country-style love this Valentine's Day! For more information,... Read More
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Entertainment
February 14, 2020, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex
Sweep your sweetheart out on the dance floor for an evening to remember! The PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center welcomes back the Bullis Rutter Big Band of Keokuk for a special Valentine's Day soiree. Tickets are $80 per couple and include a plated surf & turf dinner with reserved table... Read More
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Entertainment
February 14, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Bent River Brewing Company
Celebrate love with the music of Aaron and Jade Lotzow, aka Bloom, live at Bent River Brewing Company. For more information, follow Burlington Bent River on Facebook or visit burlingtonbentriver.com.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
February 15, 2020, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: Greater Burlington Partnership
Eggs & Issues is an excellent opportunity for Chamber members to talk informally with Des Moines County's state legislators and hear their updates and forecasts on legislative action. Breakfast is served at 7:15 AM; cost is $5.00. February's breakfast is sponsored by TriOak Foods. RSVP to Belinda Colwell at bcolwell@greaterburlington.com.... Read More
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February 15, 2020, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Burlington Publi Library
Looking for chess partners? Need to brush up your skills, or just learning to play? Or maybe your game is fire and you're willing to help teach and inspire others - it's all good! Every other Saturday morning from 9 AM to noon, join other chess enthusiasts of all skill... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
February 15, 2020, 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location: King Pins at PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex
Come out and cheer on your favorites - this championship tournament attracts top bowlers from across the state. For more information, visit iowabowl.com.
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Children & Youth
Entertainment
February 15, 2020, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Kenny's Roller Ranch
Join in a special skating party - free for any family which incudes a person with special needs. Wheelchairs will be allowed on the roller rink for this event, which is sponsored by Through Joshua's Eyes, a foundation for children with special needs in Des Moines County. For more information,... Read More
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Entertainment
February 15, 2020, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: B-Town Comics
Comics aficionados won't want to miss the launch of OFFWORLDER, an epic tale told by Mike Baron and Jordi Armengol. There will be drinks, cake, giveaways, and a live Q & A with the OFFWORLDER creative team. Watch for live streams and YouTube & Facebook broadcasts. If you can't be... Read More
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Entertainment
February 15, 2020, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Bart Howard Lounge
Treat your valentine to a special night with live music, delicious food and exclusive ambiance in the Bart Howard Lounge at the Des Moines County Heritage Center! Appetizers and social hour begin at 5:30 PM, followed by a romantic Italian dinner and indulgent dessert from La Tavola. From 6 to... Read More
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February 15, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
The Bolshoi-trained dancers of the Russian National Ballet return to grace the stage at Memorial Auditorium in Petipa's magical ballet, The Sleeping Beauty. For more information, visit burlcivicmusic.com.
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Entertainment
February 15, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Corked 101
Aaron Lotzow of Bloom and Iowa Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Mick Staebell light up the keyboards at Corked 101. Advance tickets with reserved seating are $10; $15 at the door on the day of the show. For more information, follow Corked 101 on Facebook.
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Entertainment
February 15, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington
Blues/rock guitar great Paul Nelson and his amazing band. "Chops deluxe" - Guitar World. Tickets at Weird Harold's Records or online at tikly.co. For more information, visit thewashingtonmusic.com.
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Sports & Outdoors
February 16, 2020, 8:00 AM - 3:25 PM
Location: King Pins at PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex
Come out and cheer on your favotires - this championship tournament attracts top bowlers from across the state. For more information, visit iowabowl.com.
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Children & Youth
February 17, 2020, 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location: Burlington Area YMCA
Kids' Gym is a fun school day out program for elementary students (K-5). Children will participate in activities such as crafts, games, movies, swimming and much more. Remaining dates this year are: Feb. 17 Mar. 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 Apr. 10, 13 The program runs from 7 AM... Read More
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Entertainment
February 17, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Come enjoy popcorn and drinks while watching the hilarious second installment of the Angry Birds movie on the library's big screen! This event is free and open to the public; registration is not required. For more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us.
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Young Professionals
Greater Burlington Partnership
February 18, 2020, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: The Collective Food Hub, 805 Jefferson St
You don't need a storefront to have a storefront anymore. Shared-use spaces are popping up around the country - and around our community. Learn how they work, what they bring to the community and why they're becoming more common - and take part in a cooking demo with The Ivy... Read More
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Entertainment
February 19, 2020, 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church
Every third Wednesday from September through June, add some cultural enrichment to your lunch hour with the Burlington Lunchtime Chamber Music Series. The concerts are free and open to the public. This week's concert features The Soldier's Tale by Stravinsky with Jason Edwards (clarinet), Jeffrey Phillips (violin) and Leigh Pirtle... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
February 20, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Des Moines County Extension & Outreach
Register by Thursday, February 13 to attend this workshop and prepare for spring planting. Topics include preparing a site, starting seeds and selecting plant varieties, garden tools, and managing pests, weeds and disease. The class is $15 and includes a light meal. To register, contact the Extension office at 319-671-7165... Read More
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February 21, 2020, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Looking for chess partners? Need to brush up your skills, or just learning to play? Or maybe your game is fire and you're willing to help teach and inspire others - it's all good! Every other Saturday morning from 9 AM to noon, join other chess enthusiasts of all skill... Read More
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February 21, 2020, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Iowa National Guard & Reserve Center, Middletown
The Hamilton-Walters Marine Corps League annual ham & bean supper helps support the League and its activities throughout the year. Enjoy all-you-can-eat ham & beans, plus cornbread, dessert and a drink, for just $6. Semper Fi!
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February 21, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Head to the library for a fun evening of fort-building, s'mores, glow-in-the-dark hide-and-seek and, of course, books! This fun family event is free and open to all ages, but please register to ensure plenty of materials for all participants. Register by calling the library at 319-753-1647 or on the library's... Read More
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February 21, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: West Burlington United Methodist Church
All are welcome to participate in game night at West Burlington United Methodist Church. Bring your family's favorite games, or learn to play a new game! Snacks and bottled water will be offered for sale; cost is $1 per person. For more information, follow the Board Game Group on Facebook.
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Entertainment
February 21, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Wake N Bake Breakfast Company
Acoustic country & rock on the west end of Jefferson Street with local favorites Jerad and Nathan of Stumptown. Always a great time! For more information, visit wakenbakebreakfast.com.
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February 21, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Iowa Wesleyan University Chapel
The Iowa Wesleyan Music Department presents The Story of Tonight: An Iowa Wesleyan Valentine Variety Show, featuring IWU students, staff and members of the community. All proceeds benefit the Iowa Wesleyan Choir. For more information, visit iw.edu.
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Entertainment
February 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop Theater
Opening night! The Players Workshop presents Shirley Lauro's historical docudrama The Radiant. Set in Paris and Stockholm at the turn of the 20th century, The Radiant centers on the true, tempestuous life of Nobel Prize-winning scientist Marie Curie. Curie is played by Kara Ewinger; other cast members include Wade O'Neal... Read More
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February 21, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington
Keokuk trio with a crowd-pleasing repertoire of current & classic country, rock and dance tunes. For more information, visit thewashington.music.com.
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Children & Youth
February 22, 2020, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Trax at FunCity
Kids ages 4 to 12 can register for tee-ball, coach pitch, minors and majors baseball and softball Saturday, Feb. 22 at Trax in FunCity. Parents may also register their child online now through March 29. For more information, visit burlingtoniowalittleleague.com.
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Children & Youth
February 22, 2020, 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Southeastern Community College - West Burlington Campus
STEMFest brings science, technology, engineering and mathematics to life by assembling experienced scientists, engineers, teachers and education experts to provide an afternoon full of hands-on activities for students and families in Southeast Iowa. Organized like a street festival or county fair, STEMFest invites visitors to stroll from activity to activity... Read More
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February 22, 2020, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Pzazz Event Center
The area's largest Home Show featuring vendors from Southeast Iowa, Illinois and Missouri. The beautiful Pzazz Event Center will be transformed in to a shopping destination for home products and services all under one roof. Visit Pritchard Broadcasting for details.
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Sports & Outdoors
February 22, 2020, 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location: King Pins at PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex
Come out and cheer on your favorites - this championship tournament attracts top bowlers from across the state. For more information, visit iowabowl.com.
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February 22, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
The Iowa Sierra Club will screen Right to Harm, a film exploring the impact of factory farming on public health. Following the film, a panel of experts will discuss the film and answer questions from the public. The event is hosted by the Iowa Chapter of the Sierra Club, along... Read More
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February 22, 2020, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Comfort Suites
Blind draw bags tourney plus 50/50 raffle and airmail challenge ticket raffle. $10 entry fee; get a spaghetti dinner with salad, bread and dessert for just $5 more. Proceeds benefit the Mudd Dawgs traveling softball team. Check-in at 5:30 PM; bags fly at 6 PM. For more information, follow River... Read More
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February 22, 2020, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Som
Obsessed with Friends? That could make you $200 richer! Head to The Som for Friends Trivia Night and you and three like-minded friends could win $200! Teams of 4; sign in starts at 6 PM and trivia begins at 7 PM. 21 and over. For more information, follow The Som... Read More
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February 22, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop Theater
The Players Workshop presents Shirley Lauro's historical docudrama The Radiant. Set in Paris and Stockholm at the turn of the 20th century, The Radiant centers on the true, tempestuous life of Nobel Prize-winning scientist Marie Curie. Curie is played by Kara Ewinger; other cast members include Wade O'Neal as Curie's... Read More
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February 22, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Memorial Auditorium
Hometown girl (Salem, Iowa) Cali Wilson brings contestants from Season 17 of NBC's The Voice to Memorial Auditorium! Cali's homecoming concert features Katie Kadan, Max Boyle and Alex Guthrie performing acoustically in a songwriter's round before Cali takes the stage with her band. They'll close the night with a spectacular... Read More
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February 22, 2020, 8:15 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: The Washington
KC bluesman Brandon Miller fronts this powerful, guitar-driven blues/rock trio. With two albums under his belt and having opened for acts like Johnny Lang, Foghat and Eddie Money, this guy has paid his dues … and now he's ready to roll. Get in on the action tonight at The Washington.... Read More
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February 23, 2020, 8:00 AM - 3:25 PM
Location: King Pins at PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex
Come out and cheer on your favotires - this championship tournament attracts top bowlers from across the state. For more information, visit iowabowl.com.
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Festival & Fairs
February 23, 2020, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Pzazz Event Center
The area's largest Home Show featuring vendors from Southeast Iowa, Illinois and Missouri. The beautiful Pzazz Event Center will be transformed in to a shopping destination for home products and services all under one roof. Visit Pritchard Broadcasting for details.
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Entertainment
February 23, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Players Workshop Theater
Opening night! The Players Workshop presents Shirley Lauro's historical docudrama The Radiant. Set in Paris and Stockholm at the turn of the 20th century, The Radiant centers on the true, tempestuous life of Nobel Prize-winning scientist Marie Curie. Curie is played by Kara Ewinger; other cast members include Wade O'Neal... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
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February 24, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Every Monday at 11 AM the library welcomes you to create, learn and imagine with Create Club! This week: Let's make some pancakes! We'll experiment with size, shape and color - how fun! This program uses a counter-top griddle and will include a brief review of kitchen safety practices. Create... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
February 25, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: Good Restaurant + Lounge
Join in celebrating one of Greater Burlington's newest hot spots - in one of our oldest buildings! Good Restaurant + Lounge is the latest incarnation of the historic Harper-Ekdale House at 423 N. Third Street - and what a delicious incarnation it is! Welcome Good to the neighborhood at this... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
February 25, 2020, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Learn to spot severe weather hazards, understand the structure and movement of severe storms, identify storm features and safety concerns and become a weather spotter if you choose - Des Moines County SKYWARN will conduct initial discussions with volunteers interested in becoming Net Controller and Net Support operators for the... Read More
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Entertainment
February 25, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Parkside Brewing Company
Win a day at Big Hollow Creek Recreation Area with a guided paddle-in-the-park, lunch or dinner and a private campfire for up to 16 people! Parkside Brewing Company and Des Moines County Conservation present Mardi Gras Trivia to benefit DMCC environmental education programs, including classroom curriculum, summer camps and Starr's... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
February 25, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Learn to spot severe weather hazards, understand the structure and movement of severe storms, identify storm features and safety concerns and become a weather spotter if you choose - Des Moines County SKYWARN will conduct initial discussions with volunteers interested in becoming Net Controller and Net Support operators for the... Read More
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Entertainment
February 25, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Temple Theater, Mount Pleasant
In honor of Black History Month, Iowa Wesleyan university will sponsor a free movie at the Temple theater in Mount Pleasant. Selma, an historical drama based on the 1965 Selma-to-Montgomery voting rights marches led by Martin Luther King, Jr., will be shown at 7 PM on February 25. Doors open... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
February 27, 2020, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Wellness Plaza at Great River Medical Center
High school students and others considering a career in health care can tour the hospital, get information about a variety of health care careers and pick up helpful tips and advice. Registration is required; to register, call 319-768-4070. For more information, visit greatriverhealth.org.
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February 27, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center
Learn about barred owls and other raptors at Starr's Cave Nature Center! The Night Hike & Owl Prowl is a learning, listening and looking event open to all ages - children must be accompanied by an adult. This is an outdoor activity so dress for the weather. Please register for... Read More
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Entertainment
February 27, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop Theater
The Players Workshop presents Shirley Lauro's historical docudrama The Radiant. Set in Paris and Stockholm at the turn of the 20th century, The Radiant centers on the true, tempestuous life of Nobel Prize-winning scientist Marie Curie. Curie is played by Kara Ewinger; other cast members include Wade O'Neal as Curie's... Read More
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Entertainment
February 28, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Sunnybrook Assisted Living
Eagle Dancer Rudy Vallejo shares the ancestral dances of Kickapoo and Pottawatamie tribes. A wonderful learning experience for young people and a great opportunity to share some time with residents at Sunnybrook. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit sunnybrookburlington.com.
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Entertainment
February 28, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Legacy Theater, Carthage, IL
Have you ever seen a talking dog? Once you've seen Todd Oliver & his furry, four-legged partner, you can honestly say you have - and you won't forget them any time soon! For more information or to purchase tickets, visit thelegacytheater.com.
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Entertainment
February 28, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Chapel Auditorium at Iowa Wesleyan University
The Golden Dragon acrobats are a family performing arts company based in Frisco, Texas. Founded in 1985, their mission is to promote the art and beauty of Chinese acrobatics, bridging cultures and traditions through the amazing skills and talents of their professional artists. This performance is free and open to... Read More
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Entertainment
February 28, 2020, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Wake N Bake Breakfast Company
Get funky with live music from Jive Radio. Dress your funkiest for a surprise freebie! For more information, follow Wake N Bake Breakfast Company on Facebook.
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Entertainment
February 28, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop Theater
The Players Workshop presents Shirley Lauro's historical docudrama The Radiant. Set in Paris and Stockholm at the turn of the 20th century, The Radiant centers on the true, tempestuous life of Nobel Prize-winning scientist Marie Curie. Curie is played by Kara Ewinger; other cast members include Wade O'Neal as Curie's... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
February 29, 2020, 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location: King Pins at PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex
Come out and cheer on your favorites - this championship tournament attracts top bowlers from across the state. For more information, visit iowabowl.com.
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Entertainment
February 29, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 625 N. Sixth St
VDay Burlington joins a global movement to stop violence against women and girls by presenting a benefit production of Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues with a cast comprised of performers from Southeast Iowa and surrounding areas. Proceeds from this performance will benefit the Domestic Violence Intervention Program. Tickets are $10... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
February 29, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Richie Lee and his '55 Fender Stratocaster will transport you back to the "Fabulous 50s" - the musical era that gave us Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, Roy Orbison, Chuck Berry and so many other talented artists. Tickets on sale now at seiatickets.com and at the Capitol Theater box office. For... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
February 29, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Burlington Bent River Brewing Company
Described as 'Iowa raised, Ireland rooted,' Blame Not the Bard is a high-energy trio delivering Irish song, stories and music with instrumental mastery and a deep knowledge of Irish culture and history. Guaranteed to inspire a St. Paddy's Day mood! For more information, follow BurlingtonBentRiver on Facebook.
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Entertainment
February 29, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop Theater
The Players Workshop presents Shirley Lauro's historical docudrama The Radiant. Set in Paris and Stockholm at the turn of the 20th century, The Radiant centers on the true, tempestuous life of Nobel Prize-winning scientist Marie Curie. Curie is played by Kara Ewinger; other cast members include Wade O'Neal as Curie's... Read More
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Downtown
February 29, 2020, 8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: Memorial Auditorium
Burlington Area Crime Stoppers hosts a Law Enforcement Appreciation Party (LEAP) featuring David Kroll & Heartland. Honor local law enforcement personnel and help raise funds for Crimestoppers. Tickets are $15 and available at Weird Harold's, Dana's Total Image salon and the auditorium box office. Doors open at 7 PM; show... Read More
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Entertainment
February 29, 2020, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Boogaloo at PZAZZ!
DJ Kinny Kindig keeps the dance floor moving all night long - and there's no cover! 21 & over. For more information, visit thepzazz.com
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