Today

George Washington Fourth Grade School Program is 7 p.m. at the Grand Theatre, 26 N. Sixth St., Keokuk.

Friday

Free Camping Weekend at the Bentonsport Campground, 22098 Hawk Drive, is today and May 19. All camping sites are on a first-come basis. To learn more, call (319) 293-3589.

Jefferson Street Cruise Night is 5 to 9 p.m. on Jefferson Street. Classic cars will “scoop the loop” in downtown Burlington.

Mediapolis Public Library, 128 N. Orchard St., will host Movie Night and Adult Coloring at 6 p.m.

“The Night Sky from a Native American Perspective,” free program exploring constellations and myths with James Rock, Lakota tribe member and professor of astronomy and physics, is 7 p.m. at the Capitol Theater, 211 N. Third St., hosted by Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. To learn more, call (319) 752-7477 and leave a message.

Saturday

Burlington Municipal Band will present its Season Kickoff concert at 3 p.m. in the James Madison Auditorium, 2132 Madison Avenue. Admission is free. Special guests of the band will be Bel Canto Chorale members. 

Big Hollow Grand Reopening is 2 to 5 p.m. at Big Hollow Creek Recreation Area, featuring recently-completed projects including beach improvements, canoe launch area and more. For details, visit mycountyparks.com.

Des Moines County Historical Society, 501 N. Fourth St., will host Paper and a Pot of Coffee at 10 a.m. in the lower level classroom. Subject will be “Mr. Aviation, Mr. Hartman.”

History of the Keokuk Police Department program by Jay Whitaker is 1 p.m. at the Keokuk Public Library, 210 N. Fifth St., Round Room.

Mississippi Rat Pak Car Club Cruise Night starts at 5 p.m. at the Wal-Mart parking lot, 300 N. Park Drive, Keokuk. To learn more, call (319) 524-5599.

Take Away Hunger will be packaging today. To schedule a group, call (319) 752-0958.

Sunday

Lee County Historical Society will host a free program, “KHS Class of 1943,” by David Knowles at 2 p.m. at the Samuel Miller House, 318 N. Fifth St., Keokuk.

Salem Lutheran Cemetery Association annual meeting is 2 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church, 13646 Beaverdale Road, West Burlington. All members and heirs of interned are encouraged to attend.

St. Vincent de Paul Society will host packaging of food bags for hungry Des Moines County children at 2 p.m. in St. John’s Catholic Church Hall. To volunteer, show up or call Edna Smull at (319) 850-6756.

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Friday

Comedian at Steve’s Place, 852 Washington St., will feature Jake Peterson with Wolfdog Comedian Tour at 9 p.m. Cover charge is $7.

Hillcrest Hostas & More, 2292 Hillcrest Road, Donnellson, Open House is featuring hostas, ornamental grasses, tomatoes, peppers and other vegetables, hanging baskets, coral bells, cone flowers and a large variety of other annuals and perennials. Open Sundays during the open house. Closed Mondays, Open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. There will be refreshments and door prizes. To learn more, call (319) 835-3017.

Saturday

Oquawka, Illinois, United Methodist Church Roast Pork Loin Dinner with dressing, mashed potatoes, salads and dessert is 4 to 7 p.m. Cost is a freewill donation.

Sunday

First Annual Solis Festival is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the campus at Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield with food, vendors, entertainment and family fun. Admission is free.