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News

Lois A. Rider

Lois A. Rider, 71, of Iowa City, died at her home surrounded by her family Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009.
Funeral services were held Thursday, Jan. 9 at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City, with burial at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Visitation was Thursday, before services at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Iowa City Hospice in her memory. Online condolences may be sent for her family through the web at www.gayandciha.com.

Classified Ads for January 14

HELP WANTED

THE SOLON LIBRARY is accepting applications for the part-time position of “library page”. This position is offered at 10 hrs./wk. @/$8.00 per hr. Primarily responsible for shelving materials. Some evenings, experience preferred. Comfortable working with the public, basic computer skills a plus. Applications available at the Solon Library, 320 W Main St., Solon, Iowa or download from the library website: www.solon.lib.ia.us/. Applications are due Monday, January 26th. Questions: please call 624-2678, Monday through Thursday from 12 – 5:00 PM. 1/21

Abandon your dress pants with Jeans-4-JA

NORTH LIBERTY–In celebration of National Junior Achievement Week, declared by President Eisenhower in 1955, Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa, Inc. is holding their fourth annual Jeans-4-JA event. During the week of Feb. 2–6, employees of participating companies are encouraged to wear jeans or casual attire to work by making a donation to Junior Achievement. Each participating company can determine the cost of wearing jeans (i.e. $5/day or $20/week), with all of the proceeds going to support Junior Achievement programs in Eastern Iowa.

NL Cub Scouts Pinewood Derby this Friday

NORTH LIBERTY–The two North Liberty Cub Scout packs will be holding their annual Pinewood Derby race Friday, Jan. 16, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. in the Gerdin Conference Room at the North Liberty Community Center. 
The Pinewood Derby is a fun and exciting event where Scouts craft a car from a pine block, decorate the block, add wheels and send it flying down a track to achieve the best possible time.  The fastest cars in Pack 216 (Penn Elementary) and Pack 275 (Van Allen Elementary) will be recognized, as will the pack with the fastest average times. 

MercyCare physician holds parent-child workshop

NORTH LIBERTY– On Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009, MercyCare North Liberty family practice physician, Sarah von Harz, M.D., is presenting a workshop that will provide parents and caregivers creative ways to communicate so the children they care for will listen. The workshop will be held from 7-8:30 p.m. at MercyCare North Liberty, 1765 Lininger Lane.

CCA Kindergarten Round-up

OXFORD– All parents in the Clear Creek Amana School District who have children who will be five years old on or before Sept. 15, 2009 and are planning on sending their children to school in the fall are asked to call the elementary school their child will be attending.
If you reside in Iowa County, please call 622-3255. Students who will be attending the Amana Elementary in Middle Amana, will be attending Kindergarten Round-up on Tuesday, March 31.
If you reside in Johnson County, please call 828-4505 (Clear Creek Elementary) or 626-3950 (North Bend Elementary).