Lifestyle Briefs

Color your world at FD Public Library

Looking for a new way to de-stress? Interested in the latest trend in relaxation for adults? We invite you to come explore coloring, your creative side and relax a bit with like-minded adults at the Fort Dodge Public Library. We will host two adult coloring sessions in the large meeting room ...

Art history lecture at the Blanden

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will host an art history lecture with Eric Anderson from 3 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. For more information call 573-2316 or visit The lecture is free.

Breakfast at the Moose is May 14

The Moose Lodge will hold its next all-you-can-eat off of the menu breakfast from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., May 14 at the Moose Lodge, 424 First Ave. S. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. The breakfast is cooked to order.

Better Breathers Club to meet Thursday

The Better Breathers Club will meet from 1-2 p.m. in the pulmonary rehab education room at UnityPoint-Trinity Regional Medical Center on Thursday. Enter at “Entrance C” at the back of the hospital. Valet parking is available. Follow the signs to cardiac and pulmonary rehab. Megan Janssen ...

GWRRA Blessing of the Bikes

GWRRA Chapter IA-W will have a Blessing of the Bikes after its regular monthly 10 a.m. meeting Saturday at The Maid Rite in Webster City. All motorcyclists are welcome.

Parade of Bands set for Wednesday

The St. Edmond Parade of Bands will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the St. Edmond Varsity Gym, 501 N. 22nd St. The concert is free.

SMCH Auxiliary to meet Tuesday

LAKE CITY — The Stewart Memorial Community Hospital Auxiliary will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday in the lower level conference room at the hospital. The guest speaker will be Jane Johnson who will provide information about “Backyard Gardening.” Everyone is welcome to attend.

Iowa Lakes spring recital is Wednesday

Iowa Lakes Community College will hold its spring music recital at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the college’s Estherville campus. The recital is free.

Family Artmaking at the Blanden

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will host First Free Saturdays — Family Artmaking from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. On a come and go basis, family groups of adults and children together can visit an area set up for social and creative fun. Cost is a ...

Southfield annual hog roast is May 7

WEBSTER CITY — The Southfield Wellness Community will host its annual hog roast from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May7 at the center. No reservations are required for the free event. A basket will be available to make optional, tax-deductible donations to Upper Des Moines Opportunity food pantry.

Webster County Museum to open for season

OTHO — The Webster County Museum will open for the season with a garage sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the museum in Otho, funds raised will be used to fund operations. The museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Thursday and Saturday through the season beginning on ...

FDSH choir spring concert Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Senior High Choir Spring Concert will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the Fort Dodge Middle School Auditorium, 800 N. 32nd St.

Early Out Art Class is Wednesday at Blanden

An “Early Out Art Class with Diane O’Hern” will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Cost is $8 for members and $10 for non-members. The class is limited to 15. For more information call the museum at 573-2316.

Dramapalooza slated for Sunday in Rowan

ROWAN — Girls and boys in grades 4, 5, 6 and 7 are invited to explore the fun of making their own play in 4 sessions. Drama workshop begins May 6 at 1:30-3:30 p.m. and continues at 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday afternoon at the Iowa River Players Community Theatre in Rowan. The same schedule ...

D.I.Y. Club to meet Tuesday in WC

WEBSTER CITY — Make mason jar vases at the Kendall Young Library D.I.Y. Club at 6 p.m. on Tuesday at the library. All supplies are provided free of charge by the library. No registration required.

‘DEG SELV’ is Sunday at The Shores

EMMETSBURG — Simantikos Dance Chicago will be performing “DEL SELV” at 7 p.m. Saturday at The Shores at Five Island Golf Course. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for seniors and students. For tickets visit or call (712) 582-3124. A free warm-up dance class with the ...

FD Area Gardeners to meet Thursday

The Fort Dodge Area Gardeners will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Webster County Extension Office in the Crossroads Mall, 217 S. 25th St. The program will be “Harvesting and Preparing Flowers and Vegetables for Exhibit.”