Lifestyle Briefs

FD Fine Arts presents ‘Third Thursday’

The Fort Dodge Fine Arts presents “Third Thursday”, an opportunity for members of the Fort Dodge Fine Arts and other arts supporters to get together informally. The “Third Thursday” will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Thursday at Shiny Top Brewing, located at 520 Central Ave.

Second Saturday Dance Friday

The Eagles Ballroom will have its Second Saturday Dance from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Eagles Ballroom, 1018 First Ave. N. 50s, 60, 70s, country and more. A free dance lesson is scheduled at 7:15 p.m. Open to the public for singles and couples. Cost is $10.

“The Wild Life” shown at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will present the movie “The Wild Life” from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at the library. Snacks are provided. The movie is open to all. If you have a child under kindergarten age, you must attend the movie with him/her.

KYL Teen Lounge starts Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will hold “Teen Lounge” from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the library on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Stonecroft brunch is Tuesday

The Stonecroft Women’s Connection will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Tea Thyme, 2021 Sixth Ave. S., Fort Dodge, IA. Cost for the event is $10. Speaker will be Lori Mayer, of St. Ansgar, whose talk will be: “Forgiveness-A Beautiful Gift.”Mayer will speak about the freedom she found through ...

Java & Juice is Friday

JEFFERSON — Jefferson Matters: Main Street’s Java & Juice in Jefferson will be held from 9:30 to 10 a.m. Friday at Farmers Mutual/Complete Insurance. Free and open to the public.

‘Singing in the Rain’ at Riviera

EMMETSBURG — Classics at the Riviera Theatre will present “Singing in the Rain” at 4:30 p.m. at the theatre in Emmetsburg. Admission is free.

Dr. David Klee recital Saturday

Dr. David Klee will perform in a recital at 7 p.m. Saturday at the McSweeny’s School of the Performing Arts, 1633 N. 29th St.

Art Club to meet Tuesday at Kenyon Place

The regular monthly meeting of The Art Club will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Rose Legler Room, Kenyon Place at Friendship Haven, 420 Kenyon Road. Beta Sigma Phi to meet Monday at Knobbe house The Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Beta Beta Master Chapter will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the ...

McSweeny’s flute recital is Saturday in FD

McSweeny’s School of the Performing Arts will have a student flute recital at 2 p.m. Saturday at the school, 1633 N. 29th St. The recital is free and open to the public.

FD Federated Garden Club greenhouse tour Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will have a greenhouse tour as its regular May meeting. Members and guest should meet at 8:45 a.m. Tuesday at First Covenant Church, 201 Ave. H, everyone will car-pool. Stops will include Kim’s Greenhouse at Callendar, Shirley Wolf’s garden at ...

ISU Extension offering ‘What About Me? My Wellbeing’

“What About Me? My Wellbeing” is a four-week educational workshop series available at no cost to agencies, businesses, and other interested groups. Each workshop is 45 minutes. During each session, important information about the topic is shared and participants engage in hands-on learning ...

30th annual Fun and Wellness Day is Wednesday in E’burg

EMMETSBURG — The 30th annual Fun and Wellness Day will begin at 7:45 a.m. on Wednesday, for registration and continental breakfast, at Iowa Lakes Community College in Emmetsburg on Wednesday. Fun and Wellness Day features activities, health screenings, workshops and entertainment for anyone ...

‘La La Land’ at KYL Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will show the movie “La La Land” at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the library. The movie is free. Popcorn and beverages provided.

Aglow International to meet Saturday

Aglow International will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. It’s time to encounter the Power to change your life, Daniel Altman shares his experience with that Power. Worship will be led by Allison and Jason Drew.

Friends of the Library book sale this week

Friends of the Library book sale will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. Saturday is $1 for a grocery bag full.

Kids Kicking Cancer fundraiser is Tuesday

Martial arts students of Faiferlick Martial Arts will participate in a Kids Kicking Cancer Kick-A-Thon at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Faiferlick Martial Arts, 567 S. 25th St. Students will do as many kicks as they can for one hour. All funds raised go to the national foundation for Kids Kicking Cancer ...

After School Art Class is Wednesday

An Early Out Art Class with Diane O’Hern will be held from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Cost is $3 for members and $5 for non-members. The class is limited to 10. For more information call the museum at 573-2316.

Wings and Wetlands Weekend

RUTHVEN — The Wings and Wetlands Weekend will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Lost Island Nature Center with a Ducks Unlimited Greenwings program. Katie Struss with be the guest speaker with live barred owl and red-tailed hawk. To register call (712) 837-4866. There will be a bird hike ...