Lifestyle Briefs

Eagles to host dance on Friday

The Eagles Ballroom will host a dance from 8 to 11 p.m. Friday at the Ballroom, 1018 First Ave. N. Music will include 50s, 60s, 70s, country and more. Free dance lessons will begin at 7:15 p.m. Cost is $10 per person. Sponsored by Ballroom Buddies.

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.

Blanden open on Sundays in October

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will be open from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sundays during the month of October. Exhibits on display during October include: “Daniel Rhodes”, A retrospective of a Fort Dodge native; “Abstract Landscapes”, digital photographs by Chad Heggen; and the Blanden’s ...

Rasch Republican Chili Bash today

The Webster County Republican Kenny and Jane Rasch Chili Bash will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. today at Fort Frenzy, 3232 First Ave. S. The menu will include chili, crackers, corn muffins, cinnamon roll, condiments and a drink for a freewill offering. Fort Frenzy will have a cash bar. There ...

Stebens presents ‘Cinderella’

MASON CITY — Stebens Children’s Theatre will present Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” beginning Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Theatre. Cost is $13 for adults and $10 for youth 18 and younger. For more dates, times and tickets call 641-424-9802.

Hillbilly Sale Saturday and Sunday

The October Hillbilly Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, at the Webster County Fairgrounds, 22770 Old Highway 169 S. Gate admission is $2 per person ages 12 and older. There will be a 4-H fundraiser breakfast and lunch each day.

‘Finding Dory’ to be shown at KYL

WEBSTER CITY – The Kendall Young Library will show the movie “Finding Dory” from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday at the library.

EG Lion’s pancake breakfast set for Oct. 15

EAGLE GROVE – The Eagle Grove Lion’s Club will host its annual pancake breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Oct. 15, at Memorial Hall in Eagle Grove. Cost is $6 per person, children 3 and younger eat for free. All proceeds go to help serve the community.

P.E.O. Chapter JX to meet

P.E.O. Chapter JX will meet at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the home of Pat Crumley, 1624 N. 22nd St.

‘Quilts in the Valley’ Saturday and Sunday

LEHIGH — Vintage quilts and new quilts will be on display at “Quilts in the Valley” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, at the Lehigh Historical Society and the Lehigh Community Center. There will also be demonstrations of clay-crafting and bow-making. The ...

KYL Preschool Storytime is Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will hold Preschool Storytime from 10:05 to 10:35 a.m. on Tuesday at the library.

Belmond Fall Fest is Saturday

BELMOND — The Belmond Area Chamber of Commerce 29th annual Fall Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in downtown Belmond. Immediately following the festival the Belmond Autumn Family Fun Fest will be from 1 to 4 p.m. at Pool Park.

Beta Sigma Phi to meet Monday

The Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Beta Beta Master Chapter, will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday at the home of Shirlee Trent, 2527 22nd Ave. N.

Pumpkin patch train tours are Oct. 14

BOONE — Dress in your Halloween costume and take the family on a one hour and thirty minute journey (across its 156 foot tall Bass Point Creek High Bridge, and the Des Moines River Bridge) to the Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad’s pumpkin patch. The tours will leave promptly at 10 a.m. on ...

Cancer support group to meet Monday

A cancer support group will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Monday in conference room No. 3 at UnityPoint — Trinity Regional Cancer Center, 802 Kenyon Road.

Area poets to be in ‘Lyrical Iowa’

The Iowa Poetry Association recently named area poets who’s poems will be printed in the 72nd edition of “Lyrical Iowa”. They include: Gloria R. Milbrath, of Fort Dodge; Marylyn L. Gillespie, of Lake City; Lorene Conner, of Jefferson; Nancy Hanaman, of Rippey; Victoria Riley, of ...

Cucurbita workshop to be held Thursday

“Cucurbita: Pumpkins, Squash and Gourds” is the topic of a workshop to be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Webster County ISU Extension and Outreach Office. ISU Extension horticulturist Yvonne McCormick will present tips and techniques for growing pumpkins, squash and gourds in Iowa home ...