Lifestyle Briefs

Blanden to hold Clever Together class Thursday

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will hold Clever Together Thursday, for children ages 2-5 and their parent, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the museum, 920 Third Ave. S. Make an original work of art with guided instruction. Cost is $3 for members and $5 for non-members. Class is limited to ...

KYL Teen Lounge is Tuesday and 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.

Reservations due Tuesday for Patriot Day bus trip from Sac City

SAC CITY — A bus trip from Sac City on Sept. 11 offers a chance to see two of Iowa’s best attractions. The trip includes a tour of the Gold Star Museum at Camp Dodge in Johnston and a visit to the Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter. The trip is being organized by Peggy Dettmann, of Sac ...

Retired School Personnel to meet Aug. 27

The Webster County Unit of Iowa Retired School Personnel will meet at noon on Aug. 27 at First Presbyterian Church, 1111 Fifth Ave. N. The noon lunch will be catered by the church men. The program will feature Puppy Jake. Reservations must be made by Wednesday by calling Sharon McNeil at 576-2820.

Choral Society begins rehearsals

The Fort Dodge Choral Society will hold its first rehearsal of its 51st season from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Monday at Grace Lutheran Church, 211 S. Ninth St. The choir will be preparing for its Oct. 28 performance of ‘‘Living in America.’’ All who have a love of singing are invited to ...

Garden Club to tour Iowa Arboretum

Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will meet at the First Covenant Church parking lot, 201 Ave. H, at 9 a.m. Tuesday to travel on to the Iowa Arboretum in Madrid for a guided tour. Those participating should bring a sack lunch.

Washington No. 10 School reunion

The annual reunion of Webster County Washington Township School No. 10 is 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Sports Page Bar & Grill, 2707 N. 15th St. There will be a Dutch treat lunch. All former students, spouses, teachers and parents are welcome to attend. For more information, contact Keran ...

KYL holding movie for adults Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will show the movie “Chappaquiddick, The Untold True Story,” at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the library meeting room. Popcorn and beverages will be provided.

Aglow speakers will share message

What is your reality? Weak or strong? Alone or never alone? Empty or fulfilled? Are you in need of a “new” reality? Aglow International will host the Rev. Wally and Lana Shea, from Ankeny, at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. They will share a message ...

Journey of Hope Walk/Ride is Saturday

Journey of Hope Fun Walk/Bike Ride is Saturday at Community Tap & Pizza, 2026 Fifth Ave. S. The ride will start at 8 a.m. and go to Badger, Vincent and back to the Community. The walks begin at 11 a.m. and will be one or three miles. Magician Larry Dunbar will perform and there will be face ...

Blanden to hold 3-Day Art Camp this week

Blanden Memorial Art Museum, 910 Third Ave. S., is holding a 3-Day Art Camp: In the Cosmic Flow and Join the Barn Quilt Trail, from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, at the museum. The camp is for those 10 to 14 years old. During the first part of the camp, students build a ...

Community Health Center of Fort Dodge to hold Community Block Party

Community Health Center of Fort Dodge is holding a Community Block Party from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at 126 N. Tenth St. There will be free will child/sport physicals and free dental exams and sealants, if needed. Food will be provided by the Webster County Pork Producers and CHCFD. The event is ...

FDSH class of 1998 reunion is Aug. 17, 18

The Fort Dodge Senior High class of 1998 will have a 20-year reunion from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Snell Crawford Park Shelter. It’s a BYOB/potluck event. There’s a golf outing at the Fort Dodge Country Club at 5 p.m. on Friday. Reserve a spot for golf by emailing Kole Petersen at ...

Adult coloring at the FD Public Library

Come relax and socialize with other creative and interesting people during adult coloring at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. The next coloring session will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday in the library’s large meeting room. We provide coloring sheets, colored ...

KYL to hold Healthy Connections

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding Healthy Connections: Diet and Nutrition at 2 p.m. Monday and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the library. Jodi Harms, of Van Diest Medical Center Senior Life Solutions, will present a program on improving the quality of life of older ...

KYL to hold Tech Games Wednesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding Tech Games for children 6 years to fourth grade from 10:15 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the library.

Tractor and plow demonstration is Friday

PILOT MOUND — An antique tractor and plow demonstration will be held at 10 a.m. Friday on the farm of LaVerne Johnson, 214 J Ave., Pilot Mound. For more information, call 515-979-6274.