Community

WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY VIRTUAL BACKPACK

We are thankful for our community and the many opportunities it brings our students and families at Washington Elementary. In the effort to “go green”, the virtual backpack replaces traditional flyer distribution.


For camps and clinics sponsored by the Mount Vernon Community School District activity organizations.


The following items are not Mount Vernon Community School District sponsored unless otherwise stated. It is being distributed through the school district as a community service of the district to inform you of other community activities or services available.

Event DateArts, Sciences, Clubs, Etc.
May 30Memorial Day Events
May-AugustMathias Ham Historic Site
SummerSummer Reading Leap Pods
June-JulyLester Buresh Center Summer Programs
June 1-Free Summer Movies at SELCC
June-AugustGarden Classes for Kids
JuneArea Science Discovery Camps
June 6-10Wildlife Camp at Wapsipinicon State Park
June 27-July 1 and
July 11-15
Wildlife Camp at Lake Macbride State Park
July 6-20Write Now Microstory Contest for all ages
July 8 – 10Heritage Day Fund Raiser and Opportunities
July 18-22Wildlife Camp at Palisades-Kepler State Park
SummerWildlife Camp at Macbride Nature Recreation Area
SummerPay What You Can’ Theatre Cedar Rapids Camps
NowVoice Lessons at Music Works
June-JulyCedar Rapids Area Discover Summer Camp
2022-20232023 Young Puppeteers Festival
Year RoundBass Farms – Click on Buy Tickets to see the upcoming events
Year RoundCub Scouts
Year RoundGirl Scouts
Year Round Orchestra Iowa
Year RoundWickiup Hill Learning Center
Event Date Athletic Camps, Clinics, and Leagues
NowPool Pass Scholarships are Available
April-JuneCornell College Basketball Camps (brochures in office)
June-July Lester Buresh Center Summer Programs
May 24Girl’s Hockey Event at Coral Ridge Mall
NowIowa Youth Fishing League
December – MarchMV Archery – Competitions are December to March with chance of Nationals in May. Practices start early-mid November. Informational meeting and registration are early-late October. mvarchery1@gmail.com
Year RoundLester Buresh Center
Event Date Support Services and Events
Southeast Linn Community Center
Homelessness Students
Tanager Place Telehealth Services
Foundation 2 Crisis Services
Box Tops for Education is an easy way to help our school earn cash