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CALENDAR of EVENTS for Fairfield, Iowa

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Des Moines River Water Trail: Tools of the Past. How did they do that? Join Cherie E. Haury-Artz as she describes various prehistoric
 technologies. 6–7 p.m., Beach House at Lacey-Keosauqua State Park. (641) 919-6822.

Feist Club Burlesque. 8–9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821.

Mt. Thelonious. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net.

Roman Cadillacs. 8:30 p.m., The Depot Brewery, Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 20

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.    

Missy & Heine Andersen. This two-time Blues Music Award nominee puts rhythm back in the blues. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. (641) 472-0856. CafeParadiso.net. 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 22

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield. 

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 24

Probiotic Rich: Water Kefir & Sauerkraut! Make a batch of both water kefir and sauerkraut. Learn the value of probiotic rich homemade foods. 9:00-11:30 a.m. or 1:30-3:00 p.m. Location TBA. Please register by emailing This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or calling (641) 472-7010. 

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

The Cantafios. Jazz standards. 6-8 p.m., Café Paradiso, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net.

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Korby Lenker. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. 

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 25

Blu Stu. 8:30-10:30 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 26

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Life Before Fairfield: Film Premiere. See the first documentary in the Fairfield History Series. Life Before Fairfield covers the land, the animals, and the peoples of Jefferson County, Iowa, long before white settlers arrived. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Theater, Fairfield. Also August 27 at 2 p.m.

The Roseline. Soft-edged country with pedal steel and pretty piano. 8 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 27

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.    

Life Before Fairfield: Film Premiere. See the first documentary in the Fairfield History Series. Life Before Fairfield covers the land, the animals, and the peoples of Jefferson County, Iowa, long before white settlers arrived. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Theater, Fairfield.

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

Paa Kow's By All Means Band. Ghanian drummer Paa Kow and his band play a technically demanding style of Afro-fusion. Fairfield's Jonnie Cohen joins the fun. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 29

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield. 

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 31

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

Fairfield First Fridays. Music and entertainment around the square. 6–9 p.m., downtown Fairfield. FairfieldFirstFridays.org. 

Arthur Lee Land Trio Mangos. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. 

Lillie Lemon. 8 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

Dr. Blade's Blues Band. 8:30-10:30 p.m. Free! The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959.  

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.    

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield. 

KRUU'S Great Taste. Sabita Sawhney of Sabi's Cafe will make paneer dishes. With host Steve Boss. Live taping of the cooking show, with tastings and prizes! 7 p.m. Green Building Supply, corner of Burlington & 2nd St., Fairfield. 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

Back to School Reception. Kick off the school year for both the Fairfield Community School District and Maharishi School! Chamber members free, nonmembers $5. 4:00-5:30 p.m. Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. 

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

Jerry Yellin Book Signing. Jerry Yellin will sign copies of his book, The Last Fighter Pilot, The True Story of the Final Combat Mission of World War II, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. TM Information Center, 110 N. Main, Fairfield. Also Sept. 9 at Revelations.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Jerry Yellin Book Signing. Jerry Yellin will sign copies of his book, The Last Fighter Pilot, The True Story of the Final Combat Mission of World War II, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Revelations Cafe, 112 N. Main St., Fairfield.

Contra Dance. All are welcome to attend. With live music from the Cafe Ceili Band. 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51-1/2 N. Court, Fairfield. Admission $10.

Everybody Sings: Songs of Light and Love. An evening of spiritual and uplifting music remembering 9/11. Featuring the Fauré Requiem. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.

Mike Cantafio Trio. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.  

The Riverdogs. 8:30-10:30 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959.  

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.    

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.   

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Tony Stenger. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. 

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

Steve and Michaela McLain. 6-8 p.m., Café Paradiso, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net.

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

An Evening with Blues Traveler's John Popper. John Popper, the iconic, charismatic lead singer of Blues Traveler is celebrating the band's 30th anniversary this fall. He's bringing his harmonica and his bandmate Ben Wilson, on piano. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.   

Kiwanis Kids Day. Parade, pancakes, and sidewalk sales.   On the Fairfield square.

Fairfield Big Band Free Concert. The band performs Latin, rock 'n' roll, Disney classics, spirituals, and easy listening genres in big band style. Featured vocalist is Emily McIntyre. 7 p.m. Historic Presbyterian Church, Bentonsport.

Cheers to 10 Years! Toast the first decade of the FACC. Featuring comedian & musician Tim Walcoe and humorist & mentalist Devin Henderson. Social hour at 6 p.m., dinner catered by Cafe Dodici at 7 p.m., entertainment at 8 p.m. FACC, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.  

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

Free Square Dance. Learn new steps and join the fun! 7-8 p.m. The Eagles Building, 1707 S Main Street (Hwy 1), Fairfield. New classes start Sept. 25. FairfieldSquareDance.com

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Grape Stomp Festival. 1-5 p.m. Grape stompings at 2, 3 and 4 p.m.  Cedar Valley wines, beer, sangria and more will be available.  Cedar Valley Winery, 2034 Dewberry Avenue. Batavia. (641) 662-2800

Van and the Movers. 8:30-10:30 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959.  

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.  

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

Club 50 Square Dance Classes. Learn new steps and join the fun! No experience necessary, partner not required. 6:30-8 p.m. The Eagles Building, 1707 S Main Street (Hwy 1), Fairfield. $50 for 12 lessons. FairfieldSquareDance.com, 641-233-1331. 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

Murasaki Duo. Cellist Eric Kutz and pianist Miko Kominami weave their instruments' voices together in a unique and compelling partnership. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.  

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

The Cantafios. 6-8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free. 

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

Fairfield CoLab Startup Weekend. It's a great way to find partners, like-minded entrepreneurs, or a team. Students, developers, business managers, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitche ideas for new startup companies. 6:30 p.m. Fairfield Colab, 107 S. Main St., Fairfield. Through Oct. 1st.

Party on the Prairie. An Iowan roots music, craft cider & beer festival. Gates open at 4 p.m.
William Elliot Whitmore - 8:30 p.m., Dave Zollo - 7:00 p.m., Sean Constanza - 5:30 p.m.,  Jacob County and the Damaged Goods - Late night jam. Jefferson County Ciderworks, 1839 200th, Fairfield. Tickets $20 at the gate.

Flip FabriQue: Catch Me! Experience soaring acrobats, trampoline superstars, mesmerizing hula-hoopers, daring diabolos, and spell-binding jugglers—wrapped in humor and joy. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.
   

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Fairfield CoLab Startup Weekend. It's a great way to find partners, like-minded entrepreneurs, or a team. Students, developers, business managers, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitche ideas for new startup companies. Fairfield Colab, 107 S. Main St., Fairfield. Through Oct. 1st.   

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1

Fairfield CoLab Startup Weekend. It's a great way to find partners, like-minded entrepreneurs, or a team. Students, developers, business managers, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitche ideas for new startup companies. Fairfield Colab, 107 S. Main St., Fairfield.

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.  

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 2

Mike Dillon Band. 8-10 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

KRUU'S Great Taste. Special guest Alura Anderson makes vegan dishes. With host Steve Boss. Live taping of the cooking show, with tastings and prizes! 7 p.m. Green Building Supply, corner of Burlington & 2nd St., Fairfield. 

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

Classics Rock 7:30 p.m. Featuring prolific pianist and composer Werner Elmker. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 200 N. Main, Fairfield. (641) 472-2787. 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

A Night with Janis Joplin. Share an evening with the woman and her musical influences in the Tony-nominated Broadway hit. It's a musical journey celebrating the inspirations of one of rock 'n' roll's greatest legends. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 200 N. Main, Fairfield. (641) 472-2787. 

Sean Tyrrell. Irish singer. 8 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6

Fairfield First Fridays: Oktoberfest! Music and entertainment around the square. 6–9 p.m., downtown Fairfield. FairfieldFirstFridays.org. 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

5K Run/Walk the Vines. 11 a.m.  Cedar Valley Winery, 2034 Dewberry Avenue. Batavia. (641) 662-2800. 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.  

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin, People's Republic of China. For the first time in North America, the Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin perform with thrilling acrobatics, circus acts, illusion, and mesmerizing martial arts. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.  

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

John Anderson Unplugged. One of the greatest country music singers to ever step up to the microphone. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.  

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.  

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

   

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October.  

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27

John Anderson Unplugged. Anderson is one of the greatest country music singers ever to step up to the microphone, possessing one of the most instantly recognizable vocal instruments in the history of Nashville music. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28

Fairfield Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Howard Park, Fairfield. Also Weds. 3-6 p.m. Through October. 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.  

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1

Dance It Out. Low impact, cardio dance fitness class inspired by Zumba. 7 p.m. Studio Meraki, 101 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 919-6937. Sunday at 3 p.m. at the MUM Argiro Center.

Fairfield Open Mic Night. Try out your new stuff on Wednesday nights at one or both of Fairfield's Open Mic events. 7:30 p.m. sign up at Café Paradiso; 9:30 p.m. sign-up at Depot Brewery, Fairfield. TheDepotBrewery.com. Facebook.com/OpenMicAtCafeParadiso

Cinema Night at The Arbor: TBA. 9 p.m., The Arbor, 60 1/2 W. Burlington, Fairfield. (641) 209-1821. 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.   

ICON Thursday Video. To be announced. Doors open at 7:30 for refreshments, video starts at 8 p.m. $2 admission, free to members. ICON Gallery, 58 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6252.

Sing Your Heart Out. An evening of solo singers, choirs, karaoke, and sing-alongs. Anyone interested in participating as a performer should contact Werner Elmker: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it
All proceeds go to the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 200 N. Main, Fairfield. (641) 472-2787. 

Deep House O Band. 8-11 p.m. The Depot Brewery, 500 N. 4th St., Fairfield. (641) 469-6959. 

 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3

Fairfield First Fridays. Music and entertainment around the square. 6–9 p.m., downtown Fairfield. FairfieldFirstFridays.org. 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4

Indoor Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts, gifts. Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon. Fairfield Senior Center, 209 S. Court,Fairfield. Every Saturday through April.

 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 5

Knitters Clinic. 2-4 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.  

Irish Music Session. 3–5 p.m., Café Paradiso, Fairfield. CafeParadiso.net. Free.

The Southeast Iowa Band. The 50-piece regional ensemble plays a benefit for the Fairfield Concert Association. 3 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

KRUU'S Great Taste. Special guest Aaron Hall will make bagels. With host Steve Boss. Live taping of the cooking show, with tastings and prizes! 7 p.m. Green Building Supply, corner of Burlington & 2nd St., Fairfield.  

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

Great Russian Nutcracker. 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 200 N. Main, Fairfield. (641) 472-2787.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11

Indoor Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts. Saturdays 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Senior Center, Fairfield.

An Evening with Lonestar. Lonestar merges their country roots with strong melodies and rich vocals 7:30 p.m. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N. Main St., Fairfield. (641) 472-2787. 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18

Indoor Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts, gifts. Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon. Fairfield Senior Center, 209 S. Court,Fairfield. Every Saturday through April.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25

Indoor Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts, gifts. Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon. Fairfield Senior Center, 209 S. Court,Fairfield. Every Saturday through April.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1

Fairfield First Fridays. Music and entertainment around the square. 6–9 p.m., downtown Fairfield. FairfieldFirstFridays.org. 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2

Indoor Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts, gifts. Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon. Fairfield Senior Center, 209 S. Court,Fairfield. Every Saturday through April.

Scenic Rivers Wine Trail Annual Holiday Wine Open House. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Cedar Valley Winery, 2034 Dewberry Avenue. Batavia. (641) 662-2800.  

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5

Knitters Clinic. 6-8 p.m. Free, for all levels. Bring your questions, a new project idea, or just stop in to knit. At Home Store, 52 N. Main Street on the square, Fairfield. (641) 472-1016.     

KRUU'S Great Taste. It's Italian night! Ed Malloy and Pete DeCicco make Italian holiday food. With host Steve Boss. Live taping of the cooking show, with tastings and prizes! 7 p.m. Green Building Supply, corner of Burlington & 2nd St., Fairfield. 

Everybody Sings! Community choir directed by Carol Negro. All welcome, no auditions. Rehearsals at 7:30 p.m. Morning Star Studio, 51 S. Court, Fairfield.

Classics Rock 7:30 p.m. Featuring prolific pianist and composer Werner Elmker. Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts, 200 N. Main, Fairfield. (641) 472-2787. 

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9

Indoor Farmers Market. Fresh locally grown produce, handmade crafts, gifts. Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon. Fairfield Senior Center, 209 S. Court,Fairfield. Every Saturday through April. 

Cedar Valley Winery's Annual Open House. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Cedar Valley Winery, 2034 Dewberry Avenue. Batavia. (641) 662-2800.  

 

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