Lifestyle Briefs

AFES, Blues Society co-host fundraiser

Enjoy a night of Blues music with Lizard Creek Blues Society at 7:30 p.m., Friday, at the MLK Rec Center, 712 Third St. N.W. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 at the door. A cash bar will be available. All proceeds go to AFES.

Beta Sigma Phi to meet Monday

The Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Beta Beta Master Chapter, will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, at the home of Carol Rhodes, 2504 22nd Ave. N.

FD Federated Garden Club to meet

The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. on Tuesday at the Lion’s Den, 731 Exposition Drive. Peggy Moody will present the program “Flower Show Handbook Basics”. Roll call will be “Favorite Garden Magazine”. Diane Larson will give a five minute report on the Clematis.

KYL to be closed on Thanksgiving

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library will be closed for Thanksgiving. The library will be closing at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, and will be closed all day on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The library will resume normal hours on Nov. 27.

‘Glass Castle’ to be shown at Kendall Young Library

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library Movie for Adults will be shown at 6 p.m. on Tuesday at the library. This month’s movie will be “Glass Castle”. This is a movie about a young girl growing up in a dysfunctional family with a mother who is an artist and an alcoholic father who ...

KYL Teen Lounge is Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Teen Lounge from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the library. Snacks, board games, laptops, Wii games and more.

Terrific Tuesday at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Terrific Tuesdays, for children K-5th grade, from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday at the library.

Paton hosts 7th annual Gobble Gobble Run

PATON — The 7th annual Paton Gobble Gobble Run 5K Run/Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday at the Loren Shriver Community Building in Paton. Cost is five canned goods for the Greene County Food Pantry. One overall and prediction winner will win a pumpkin pie. In a prediction race, the ...

Winninger benefit is Nov. 19

A benefit for Jolene Winninger will be held from 1 to 7 p.m. on Nov. 19 at Fort Frenzy, 3232 First Ave. S. A dinner will be from 2 to 6 p.m., an auction from 3 to 6 p.m. and a DJ from MoJo Productions. Winninger is fighting aplastic anemia, a rare disease that affects the bone marrow causing ...

4-H serves Thanksgiving meal

POCAHONTAS — The annual free 4-H Thanksgiving meal, prepared by 4-H’ers, will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (or while supplies last) Saturday, at the Pocahontas Area High School/Middle School commons. 4-H’ers will prepare turkey, mashed potatoes, vegetable, salad, dinner roll, ...

Psychic to appear in Clare

CLARE — Spend an afternoon with psychic medium Robert Baca. “Messages and More” will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Dec. 10 at the Clare Public Library. Seating is limited, by reservation only. $60 must be paid in advance. Please call the Clare Public Library for reservations, 515-546-6222. ...

McCormick to speak at Kendall Young Library

WEBSTER CITY — Iowa State University Extension and Outreach’s Yvonne McCormick will be at the Kendall Young Library at 6 p.m. Thursday for a program called Hardy Houseplants. Learn about plants that can survive indoors in the home or at the office with little or no maintenance. This event ...

‘Friday Night Swing’ at Webster City

WEBSTER CITY — “Friday Night Swing”, featuring Sentimental Swing, will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at Rails Depot in Webster City. Admission is $10 per person.

Dayton Lions host turkey dinner

DAYTON — The Dayton Lions Club will host a turkey dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Nov. 19 at the Dayton Community Center. Cost is $12 for adults, $5 for children 12 and younger, preschoolers eat for free.

KYL Teen Lounge is Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Teen Lounge from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday at the library. Snacks, board games, laptops, Wii games and more.

Women’s Connection to meet Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Women’s Connection will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday at Tea Thyme, 2021 Sixth Ave. S. Cost for the event is $10. Special speaker is Beverly Turnwall Swenson of Lincoln, Nebraska, whose talk is “A Recipe For a Fulfilling Life”. She will share the most important ingredient ...

Terrific Tuesday to be held at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Terrific Tuesdays, for children K-5th grade, from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday at the library.

‘Mouse Hunt’ to be shown at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will show the kids’ movie “Mouse Hunt”, from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday at the library.

Anime Club to meet Tuesday in FD

The Fort Dodge Anime Club will meet from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave.