Lifestyle Briefs

FD Federated Garden Club to meet Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Lions Den, 731 Exposition Drive. Jeff Becker will give the program “My best sellers in 2017.” Roll call will be “Favorite plant new to me last year.” Norma Hughett will have a report on ground cover Ajuga.

Organizing 101 Saturday at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — Sue Schmitz, ISU Extension Office, will present Organizing 101 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Kendall Young Library. Learn tips and tricks to create a space that is clutter free and more organized.

FD Women’s Connection to meet Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Women’s Connection will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Tea Thyme, 2021 6th Ave. S. Cost for the event is $10. Joyce Worrell of Albany, Missouri, is the special program. Her talk is about “Looking for love in all the wrong places.” Worrell is also the special feature and ...

EG Lions to hold spaghetti dinner Feb. 25

EAGLE GROVE — The Eagle Grove Lions will host a spaghetti dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Memorial Hall in Eagle Grove. Tickets are $8 and available at the door.

The Art Club meets Monday

The Art Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Rose Legler Room at Kenyon Place, Friendship Haven, 420 Kenyon Road.

‘Art History & Donuts’ is Saturday

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will host “Art History & Donuts” from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Each lecture will allow individuals to gain a deeper understanding of the visual arts and provide an arena for discussion and artistic discourse. The lecture ...

Oak Hill Poetry-N-Rhythm set for Saturday

Enjoy a creative hour of self-expression at Oak Hill Poetry-N-Rhythm from 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum, 920 Third Ave. S. The program includes creative expressions of song, music, dance and the spoken word. Each month there is a different theme to help guide the ...

Dayton Expo 2018 to be held Saturday

DAYTON — The Dayton Community Center will host the Dayton Expo 2018 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Community Center. Lunch will be provided by the Pork Producers at noon. Proceeds from the Expo are donated to support the Dayton Community Center expenses.

‘Wonder’ to be shown at KYL

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library will host a family movie night at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the library. The movie to be shown is “Wonder.”

Ice skating at the Fort next weekend

The Fort Museum skating pond will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Cost is $3 per person. Children younger than 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Helmets are advised. Guests must provide their own skates. Anyone with questions can call 573-4231.

K of C 29th annual fish fry

WEST BEND — The Knights of Columbus will host its 29th annual fish fry from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday at the West Bend Golf and Country Club. The menu includes all the fish you can eat, mashed potatoes, coleslaw, macaroni and cheese, corn, dinner roll, ice cream sundae, coffee, milk and ...

2018 storm spotting class is Tuesday in Stratford

STRATFORD — The National Weather Service will hold the 2018 storm spotting class from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Stratford Fire Station. The class is free. Call Dylan Hagen, emergency management coordinator, at 515-832-9518, or email

Blanden to host an open studio for adults

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will host an open studio, for persons 16 and older, from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Open studio gives the opportunity to practice and receive advice on acrylic painting, pastel, watercolor, clay, jewelry, print making, collage, wheel ...

Tina Haase Findlay to perform Friday with Jazz Orchestra

ALGONA — Tina Haase Findlay will join the Turner Center Jazz Orchestra for a performance at 7 p.m. Friday at the Wilcox Performing Arts Center in Algona on the Algona High School Campus. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students. Tickets are available at the ...

Stroke Club to meet Wednesday at TRMC

The Stroke Club will meet from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at UnityPoint — Trinity Regional Medical Center in conference room 8, door No. 5, first door west of the main entrance. Handicapped parking available or valet parking at the main entrance. Call Kathy Hanley at 574-6924 with any questions.

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.

Pancake and omelet breakfast is Feb. 25

EMMETSBURG — The Emmetsburg Kiwanis pancake and omelet breakfast will be held at 8:30 a.m. Feb. 25 at the VFW. The Emmetsburg Dance Team will be serving.

Breakfast at the Moose is Feb. 25

The Moose Lodge will hold its next all-you-can-eat off of the menu breakfast from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 25 at the Moose Lodge, 424 First Ave. S. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. The breakfast is cooked to order.