July 29, 2013

Events for week of July 29th

Isle of Iowa Events: 

Sat, Aug 3rd – Linn County Heart Walk
8-11am: Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids.  We need a few people to staff the membership table and hand out Club and Phlocking info.  If you would like to participate in the walk, please sign up with Team Isle of Iowa at: https://www.kintera.org/faf/search/searchTeamPart.asp?ievent=1052181&lis=1&kntae1052181=97E0554870E14E8FB22219287B54E981&team=5407414&tlteam=5407413

Sat, Aug 3rd – Jimmy Buffett Night at the Kernals
4-10pm: Veterans Memorial Stadium.  It is not too late to make reservations with Gerald by calling 319-551-9006 or e-mailing him at [email protected].  The cost is only $26 per person (children 5 and under are free) and includes a ticket to the game and unlimited food and beverages including 1/3 lb hamburgers & cheeseburgers, veggie burgers, all beef hot dogs, brats, popcorn, peanuts, dessert, pop, bottled water, and beer from 4:30 – 7:30pm.  The Cedar Island Band performs after the game, plus there will be fireworks!  You do not need to be a club member for this special, so invite your co-workers, friends, and family!  Let’s fill the stadium with Parrot Heads!

Coming up…

Wed, Aug 7th – August OPH Family Picnic
6-10pm:  Jones Park Parkview Pavilion, 29th Ave Drive SW (two blocks East of Bowling St).  BYOB and a dish to share, the club will provide meat and table service.

Tue, Aug 13th – Isle of Iowa Board Meeting
6–10pm: Mason’s house, 2213 Harvest Circle in Coralville.  All members welcome.  

Thur, Aug 15th – August Monthly Isle of Iowa Meeting
6–10pm: City Beat Bar & Grill at 302 3rd Ave SW in Cedar Rapids.  Our 3rd quarter charity is the East Central Iowa Alzheimer’s Association.  Don’t forget to bring your donations for Island Fever Phlocking and Waypoint for extra Parrot Points!

Mon, Aug 19th – 2013 Phlocking Committee Meeting
6-9pm: Smugglers Wharf in Cedar Rapids.  Anyone interested in the Phlocking is encouraged to attend.  We need all members support to help make this a successful event to benefit the Eastern Iowa Honor Flight. 


Other Events:

For a list of all the local events, visit: https://events.hooplanow.com/events/search

Wed, July 31st – Old Chicago Gridiron Mini Tour Kick Off Party
6-8pm: Coralville Old Chicago.  Earn a limited edition t-shirt AND cap simply by drinking beer! You'll have from July 31st through August 25th to finish this 12 beer tour.  Prize drawings, free food, and $1 off beers during the party. 

Thur, Aug 1st – Marion Uptown Getdown
6-9pm: MarionCitySquarePark.  Bring your lawn chairs and coolers, food is available for purchase.  The 2013 Uptown Getdown band schedule is: August 1 - Funk Daddies, August 8 - Bob Dorr & The Blue Band, August 15 - Well Lit, and August 22 - Lonesome Road. 

Thur, Aug 1st – Jazz Under The Stars Concert Series
7-9pm: NoelridgePark in Cedar Rapids.  Bring your lawn chairs and coolers, food is available for purchase.  August 1 - Al Naylor and the I-380 Express Reunion, August 8 - Brass Transit Authority, August 15- Steve Grismore Trio, August 22- Dennis McMurrin and The Demolition Band.

Fri, Aug 2nd – Gimikk Outdoor Show at Cedar River Landing
6-10pm: Cedar River Landing, 301 F Ave NW in Cedar Rapids.  Free outdoor show with “The Best Party Band in Des Moines!”   https://www.gimikk.com

Coming up…

Fri, Aug 9th – Cedar Island Band at Central City Live
6:30-9pm: CourtyardPark in Central City.  

Aug 16th - 17th – Ozark Mountain Parrot Heads Phlock at the Rock
Rock Lane Lodge in Branson MO.  Friday night scavenger hunt, dancing and singing with the Cruize Control Band.  Starting the day off Saturday will be a Floatilla on Table Rock Lake.  Back on dry land after get ready for the crazy hat contest, Horse Races and a silent auction. Conch Republic will be the featured band.  Proceeds benefit the Alzheimer's Association.  Info: https://omphclub.com/

Aug 16th - 18th – St. Judes Sweet Corn Festival
Great Family Fun!  The 2013 Sweet Corn Festival is going to have some great entertainment in the Beverage tent. Friday night is Helforstout. Sat is Two Buck Chuck from 3-6p, and 7-10p is Slap N Tickle.  Sunday 12-3p is the Brass Transit Authority, and 4-7p is Lonesome Road.

Sat, Aug 17th – Dubuque Phlockers Adult Canoe Float
10am: Walnut Acres in Monticello.  The shuttle leaves at 10am sharp!  Plan to arrive early so you don’t miss it.  Taco Bar potluck after the canoe trip.  Cost is $35 per canoe and $5 per person for the shuttle to and from Walnut Acres Campground.  Contact McDonough Canoe Rental at 319.465.3697, https://www.mcdonoughcanoerental.com/rates.php.  Canoes are reserved under Dubuque Phlockers.  Hurry!, deposit of $20 per canoe required by Aug 1st.  Can cancel up to day in advance for a refund.  Walnut Acres Campground (319.465.4665): https://www.walnutacrescampground.com/apps/location/.  If you want to Camp, please email the owners and tell them that you’re with the Dubuque Phlockers group at: [email protected]

Sun, Aug 18th – Southeast Iowa PHC Trop Rockin’ Summer Concerts
3-7pm: Mark Mulligan Live at the Tiki Barn, 11739 Tama Road in Burlington, IA.  Door opens at 1 PM for BBQ. Bring a covered dish/desert & BYOB if attending BBQ.  Show starts at 3 PM.  RSVP by contacting [email protected] or call 319-759-6705.  Upcoming shows include Thom Shepherd on Sep 20th

Got changes, additions, comments?   Feel free to send me feedback at:  [email protected]

Barracuda Randy
Social Director
Isle of Iowa PHC

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