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Two-day art camp for kids is this week

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will hold a two-day art camp “Watercolor Texture Casts” for children ages 7 to 12-years old from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Class size is limited to 12 students. To ...

Input sought for Smithsonian exhibit

JEFFERSON — Jefferson Matters: Main Street will host an informational pep rally at 7 p.m. on Monday at the Greene County Historical Museum. Input from the public is needed on how to make the Smithsonian Institute exhibit coming to Jefferson a success.

Monarch Conservation Field Day Monday

AMES — The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium is hosting a monarch conservation field day on Monday at the Iowa State University Field Extension Education Laboratory near Boone. Registration is free. Check-in will begin at 9 a.m. with presentations starting at 9:15 a.m. at the farm, which ...

Ceramic Techniques class Tuesday

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will hold a ceramic techniques class for persons 16 years old and older from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesday. Learn fundamental ceramic skills and try out new techniques. Cost is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. Class size is limited to 10 participants. For ...

ISU Extension offers estate planning

“Evaluating Your Estate Plan” workshop to answer transition and estate planning questions and help families prepare for the future. The one-day workshop will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Webster County Extension office, 217 S. 25th St., Suite C12. Advance ...

‘Hat Tales’ at Heartland

CLARION — Heartland Museum will host special guest Sandra Sellers Hanson and “Hat Tales,” a lively discussion of hats and their uses through the years, from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday at the museum.

Senior 2-couple golf tournament is set

POCAHONTAS — The Pocahontas Golf Club will host a senior 2-couple alternate best shot golf tournament with a shot gun start at 9 a.m. on Wednesday at the Golf Club. Rental carts are available. Cost is $30 per couple, lunch is $10 per couple. Sign up by calling (712) 335-4375.

Heart Failure Support group to meet

The Heart Failure Support group will meet between 1 and 2 p.m. on Tuesday at UnityPoint Health — Trinity Regional Medical Center in conference room 1-2. The topic will be “What is EF? What does it mean?” The speaker will be Jessica Meyer, BS, RN, CCRP. Enter at Entrance A at the front of ...

Moose Lodge Iowa chop dinner is Friday

The Fort Dodge Moose Lodge #806 will have a charcoal grilled Iowa chop dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, at the lodge, 424 First Ave. S. The dinner will consist of an Iowa pork chop and two sides. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased from a Moose member, at the Moose Lodge after 4 p.m., or at ...

The Black Lilies concert is Saturday

LAKE VIEW — The Stone Pier Summer Concert Series will present The Black Lillie and Matt Woods at 6 p.m. Saturday at Black Hawk Lake. The concert is free.

Day care center fundraiser is Monday

A fundraiser for Calvary Family Day Care Center will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday at the Fort Dodge Pizza Ranch, 3311 Fifth Ave. S. Calvary will receive 7 percent of sales and cash tip donations.

KYL Preschool Storytime is Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will hold Preschool Storytime from 10:45 to 11:15 a.m. on Tuesday at the library.

KYL Teen Tuesday is this week

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Teen Tuesday from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday at the library.

Ready Set Go! is Thursday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Ready Set Go! for children in kindergarten through fourth grade from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday at the library.

KYL Noon Book Club to meet

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library Noon Book Club will meet at noon on Tuesday at the library. This months book is “Jane Eyre,” by Charlotte Bronte.

‘Trolls’ is free merchant movie

EMMETSBURG — This week’s Emmetsburg Merchant Movie is “Trolls,” it will play at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at the Riviera Theatre. Free tickets are available at sponsoring merchant businesses.

Sketch, Sculpt & Spread Color, 3-day art camp set at the Blanden

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will hold a 3-day art camp, Sketch, Sculpt & Spread Color for children 6 to 9 years of age from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Class size is limited to 12 students. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for ...

Federated Garden Club to meetTuesday at the Lions Den in Fort Dodge

The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will meet at noon on Tuesday at the Lion’s Den, 731 Exposition Drive, for a potluck lunch followed by a presentation. The presentation “Companion Designs Workshop” will be given by Nancy Phillips and Barb Gollob; Jan Krass and Barb Messerly. Roll call ...