Lifestyle Briefs

Pocahontas 5K is Saturday

POCAHONTAS — The Pocahontas Fiber Network 5K will be held at 8 a.m. on Saturday. Registration is from 7 to 7:45 a.m. in a tent on the northeast side of Court Square. Awards will follow the race. Proceeds will go to Ronald McDonald House of South Dakota. Entry fee is $30 and includes a ...

Music at the Park in Dayton Wednesday

DAYTON — Music at the Park will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in Cadwell Park, Dayton. Music will be provided by Travis Klingson. Bring blankets and lawn chairs for seating. The concert is free.

Friends of FDPL to hold Wet-n-Wild Tuesday

The Friends of the Fort Dodge Public Library will host Wet-n-Wild Water at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the library, 424 Central Ave. Children of all ages are welcome to attend but must be accompanied by an adult. There is no registration or fee for this program.

Gateway Hospice event is June 25

WEBSTER CITY — Gateway Hospice is holding its second annual “Embracing the Journey” event from 4 to 8 p.m. June 25 at the Webster City Middle School, Webster City. This free community education conference will provide information on planning finances related to long term care and estate ...

KYL Bingo & Bites Thursday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding Bingo & Bites from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday. The bingo night is for adults only and is free. There will be snacks and prizes for the winners.

KYL Explorers program Thursday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding its Explorers Program for children who have finished kindergarten through fourth grade from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the library. The program will be kids yoga class with Laurie.

KYL to host magic show Wednesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is hosting Rick Eugene’s magic show from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the library.

KYL preschool storytime Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding preschool storytime for children ages 3 to 6 years from 10:45 to 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at the library.

KYL to hold Teen Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding Teen Tuesday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the library. The program is sidewalk chalk art and games.

Adult coloring at FDPL Tuesday

Welcome summer, explore your artistic side and socialize with other creative and interesting people at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. The next adult coloring session will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday in the library’s large meeting room. The library provides ...

KYL encourages families to read together

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library will be hosting a Families Reading Together: A Family Summer Reading Log through Aug. 31. Family reading is a wonderful way to help your children develop a love of reading and improve their reading comprehension over the summer. This program is sponsored ...

Bubble Science Show at FDPL Tuesday

The Friends of the Fort Dodge Public Library will host a Bubble Science Show at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the library, 424 Central Ave. Children of all ages are welcome to attend. There is no registration or fee for this program.

Hawkeye is holding auditions

Auditions for the August production of “The Movie Game” at Hawkeye Community Theatre will take place at 6 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday in the basement of Hawkeye Community Theatre, 521 N. 12th St. The show calls for five males and four females. The story surrounds Jack Goldberg, an ...

KYL shrinky dink program Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY —Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding a family come and go activity, “Shrinky Dink,” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Create your own one of a kind Shrinky Dink design and watch it shrink right before your eyes.

KYL summer reading program

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will be holding an all ages summer reading program through July 31. This program is available for children at least 3 years old to those who have finished fourth grade, teens entering into sixth grade through 12th grade and adults. There ...

KYL to hold Teen Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding Teen Tuesday from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the library. The program is space movie.

Relay for Life will be held on June 15

Local participants will join together at the annual Relay For Life of Webster County at City Square in Fort Dodge (in front of library) to help beat our biggest rival — cancer. The event starts at 11 a.m. and ends at 2 p.m. on June 15. The American Cancer Society (ACS) is the only ...

Lifetree topic is tips for living a long life

Practical tips for living a long and well-lived life will be examined at noon on Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe, 18 S. Third St. The program, titled “How to Live to 100: Advice From Those Who’ve Done It,” features a short film in which centenarians (people who have reached the age of 100) ...

‘They Watched the Past’ presentation

WEBSTER CITY — Dave Baker, writer and photographer of the Iowa history blog, “Iowa: The 29th State,” will present a program, “They Watched the Past,” at 1 p.m. Saturday at The Mulberry Center Church in Wilson Brewer Historic Park, Webster City. Come hear stories of the buildings you ...

Moorland vendor and craft show June 15

MOORLAND — Moorland Summer Bash Vendor and Craft Show is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 15 at the Moorland Community Center, Moorland. Vendors interested in participating should contact Shanelle Graves at shanelles.scents@gmail.com.