Lifestyle Briefs

Duncombe Fun Night is Saturday

Duncombe Elementary Fun Night will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the school, 416 S. 10th St. There will be childrens games, prizes, silent auction, food and a 50/50 raffle. All families are welcome to attend. Proceeds go to educational programs at the school.

‘The Diary of Anne Frank’ to be played

GOWRIE — Southeast Valley High School will present “The Diary of Anne Frank” at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday at the high school. Tickets purchased in advance are $5 for adults and $3 for children, or $7 for adults and $5 for children at the door.

Art Adventures with O’Hern is Saturday

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will host Art Adventures with Diane O’Hern from 10 a.m. to noon, for 6-9 year-olds, and from 1 to 3 p.m., for 10-12 year-olds, Saturday, at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Cost is $10 for members, $15 for non-members. For more information call 573-2316 or visit: ...

Art Club to meet Monday in FD

The Art Club will have its monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Rose Legler Room Kenyon Place at Friendship Haven, 420 Kenyon Road.

Beta Sigma Phi to meet Monday

The Beta Sigma Phi Sorority Beta Beta Master Chapter will have a meeting a salad supper at 6 p.m. Monday at the home of Carol Rhodes, 2504 22nd Ave. N.

Ceramic Techniques Friday at the Blanden

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will hold a ceramic techniques class from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday for persons 16+ year-olds at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Cost is $15 per 25 pound bag of clay and $20 firing fee.

Franklin to speak at Clarion Public Library

CLARION — The Clarion Public Library will host William L. Franklin, professor emeritus, Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management, Iowa State University, from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday in the large meeting room at the library. He will speak about research trips to Chile and the Falkland ...

Clever Together Thursdays at the Blanden

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will hold a Clever Together Thursdays class from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday for children 2-5 year-old, at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Cost is $3 for members, $5 for non-members. For more information call 573-2316 or visit: www.blanden.org.

Early Out Art Class Wednesday

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will hold an Early Out Art Class from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, for children K-6th grade, at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. $8 for members, $10 for non-members. For more information call 573-2316 or visit: www.blanden.org.

‘Touch of Broadway’ at Fonda Arts Center

FONDA — The Fonda Arts Center will present “Touch of Broadway” at 3 p.m., March 26, at the Arts Center. Touch of Broadway is the traveling part of the Buena Vista Community Theater. Tickets may be purchased in advance by calling (712) 288-6278, or at the door.

Federated Garden Club to meet

The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m., Tuesday, at the Lion’s Den, 731 Exposition Drive. Steve Reedy, of Hardy, will present a program on “Epiphyllums, I Love to Grow.” Roll call will be “succulent I raise” and Eleanor DenHartog will give the Vining Plant report ...

Lehigh Lions Spring Breakfast is Saturday

LEHIGH — The Lehigh Lions Club will hold its Spring Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Lehigh Senior Citizens Center.. The menu will include all you can eat pancakes, sausage and eggs. Cost is $6 for adults, $2.50 for children younger than 12. Proceeds go towards scholarships for ...

Breakfast at the Moose March 26

The Moose Lodge will host an all-you-can-eat off the menu, cooked to order, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on March 26 at the lodge, 424 First Ave. S. Cost is $7 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger.

FD Anime Club to meet Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Anime Club will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave

Lifestyle briefs: March 12, 2017

St. Patrick’s Day parade, Lions Pancake Breakfast is Friday ROWAN — Rowans annual St. Patrick’s Day parade will be at 10 a.m., beginning and ending, at the old school house. The Rowan Lion’s Club will host a pancake breakfast before the parade starting at 8 a.m. in the basement of the ...

American Legion to host breakfast March 12

WHITTEMORE — Members of the Seely-Walsh Post No. 425 of the American Legion will host a pancake and sausage breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to noon on March 12 at the American Legion. The menu includes pancakes, fried eggs, toast and sausage.

Stewart Memorial Community Hospital Auxiliary to meet Tuesday

LAKE CITY — The Stewart Memorial Community Hospital Auxiliary will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the conference room at Stewart Memorial Community Hospital. The presentation will be provided by Marsha Phillips, owner, Rustic River Winery. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Blanden offers community classes

The following is a list of upcoming classes available to the public through the Art Education program at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum in Fort Dodge. March 7 — Early Out Art Class — 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., K-6th grade, $8 member, $10 non-member. March 8 — Throwing on the Wheel Workshop ...

P.E.O. Chapter IM election of officers

P.E.O. Chapter IM will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Friendship Haven, 420 Kenyon Road. Election and installation of officers will occur.