Lifestyle Briefs

Noon Book Club to meet Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library Noon Book Club will meet at noon on Tuesday at the library. The book is “Little Women” by Louisa May Alcott. New members are always welcome and free to bring a sack lunch.

Nutrition program aimed at older adults

POCAHONTAS — Food insecurity reduces an older adult’s ability to perform activities of daily living. Nationally one in four older adults is estimated to be malnourished. Proper nutrition can help improve these situations. Pocahontas Public Library, in partnership with ISU Extension and ...

KYL Teen Lounge is Tuesday, Wednesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Teen Lounge from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday at the library. Snacks, board games, laptops, Wii games and more.

Cork and Quilt class is Wednesday

The first Cork and Quilt class is 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Frontier Opera House. Class fee is $15, which includes a glass of wine for those 21 years and older. Those under 21 years attending will be provided a nonalcoholic beverage. A quilt sponsored by Tillie’s Quilts will be made which will ...

Manson Meridian tickets now on sale

MANSON — Tickets for the Manson Meridian Singers’ 48th annual performance are now on sale. This year’s theme is “For Every Season, A Song,” with music from the seasons of life — taking the audience from birth through the golden years. Under the direction of Lori Erkenbrack, and ...

Beginning beekeeping classes offered

WEBSTER CITY — ISU Extension will hold a series of four training sessions for anyone in the area who is interested in starting in beekeeping. Classes will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. to be held on four consecutive Saturdays beginning Jan. 19. The Hamilton County ISU Extension at 311 Bank St. ...

Garden Club to meet Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Lion’s Den, 731 Exposition Drive. The serving committee is Shirley Wolf and Barb Gollob. Jan Krass will give a short report on The Spider Plant. There will be an open discussion on different bulbs, how to plant, when to ...

Come & Go Activities at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Come & Go Activities for children 5 years old to fifth grade from 3:45 to 5 p.m. on Thursday at the library.

KYL Teen Lounge is Tuesday, Wednesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Teen Lounge from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday at the library for teens in sixth to 12th grades. Crafts, snacks, board games, laptops, Wii games and more.

KYL Teen Lounge is Tuesday, Wednesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Teen Lounge from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday at the library for teens in sixth to 12th grades. Crafts, snacks, board games, laptops, Wii games and more.

Terrific Tuesday at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Terrific Tuesdays, for children K-5th grade, from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday at the library.

KYL Teen Lounge is Tuesday, Wednesday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Teen Lounge from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday at the library for teens in sixth to 12th grades. Crafts, snacks, board games, laptops, Wii games and more.

Come & Go Activities at KYL on Thursday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Come & Go Activities for children 5 years old to fifth grade from 3:45 to 5 p.m. on Thursday at the library.

Terrific Tuesday set at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host Terrific Tuesdays, for children K-5th grade, from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday at the library.

UnityPoint TRMC to hold screenings

UnityPoint Health — Trinity Regional Medical Center is holding two screenings in January. Community blood profile screenings will be held from 7:15 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday in the Diabetic Education Center. Walk-ins are welcome that day. Fasting may be required. Call Healthy Living at 574-6350 ...

Color Your World Tuesday at Fort Dodge Public Library

Looking for a warm and more colorful way to get through January? If your answer is yes, attend the library’s adult coloring sessions. The next coloring sessions will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in the library’s large meeting room. Coloring sheets, ...

Clare Library pancake breakfast Jan. 13

CLARE — The Clare Public Library is sponsoring its annual pancake breakfast and bake sale fundraiser on Jan. 13 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Clare Community Center. The menu is pancakes, sausage, loaded and plain scrambled eggs, juice and coffee. Tickets are $6 for adults, $5 for children ...