Lifestyle Briefs

Community Christmas Concert is 7 p.m. today in Gowrie

GOWRIE — Community Christmas Concert present by The Gowrie Area Arts Council at 7 p.m. today at Zion Lutheran Church, Gowrie. The concert will feature the Community Choir, SEV Chamber Choir, Jive for Five, Zion’s Vesper Bells, and many others. Refreshments will be served following ...

Free movie available at the Riviera in Emmetsburg

EMMETSBURG — “Norm of the North” is the free Holiday Merchant movie being played at 2 p.m. on Saturday at the Riviera Theatre. Tickets may be picked up at the Chamber or other sponsoring businesses.

Lifestyle briefs: Dec. 4, 2016

Catholic Daughters to meet Thursday Catholic Daughters of the Americas Our Lady of Good Counsel Court No. 216 will hold its annual Christmas Get-Together/Meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday at the Corpus Christi Center, 405 N. Eighth St. There will be a social time with beverages and snacks, ...

Lifeserv blood drive is Thursday in Gowrie, Friday in Dayton

GOWRIE — LifeServe Blood Center will be in Gowrie from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Gowrie Community Center, and in Dayton from 2 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Dayton Community Center. To schedule an appointment on line go to www.lifeservbloodcenter.org or call (800) 287-4903 Community Center. To ...

Color your world at Kendall Young

WEBSTER CITY — 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 Kendall Young Library. We will host an adult coloring session in from 6:30 ...

FD Anime Club will meet Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Anime Club will meet from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave.

Jefferson community Christmas tree lighting is Thursday at Jefferson Gardens

JEFFERSON — The Jefferson community Christmas tree lighting will be at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Thomas Jefferson Gardens. Santa will be on hand to light the tree as the Greene County Singers sing carols and the Sugar Plum Fairies will dance around the tree. The first 200 people through the ...

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 “Go Set a Watchman” by Harper Lee.

Webster County IRSP to meet Dec. 5

The Webster County Unit of Iowa Retired School Personnel will meet at noon on Dec. 5 at Trinity United Methodist Church, 838 N 25th St. The noon lunch will be catered by the church women. The program will feature the Amazing Gracies. Please bring grocery items for the Lord’s Cupboard. ...

Child safety seat checks are Tuesday

Trinity Regional Medical Center is sponsoring child safety seat checks from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Fort Dodge Ford Lincoln Toyota. Bring your safety seats and have them checked out for free.

Thanksgiving Turkey Trot is Thursday at Fuller Hall in WC

WEBSTER CITY — The Webster City Recreation Department will have the annual Webster City Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot  at 9 a.m. on this Thursday at the Fuller Hall Recreation Center.  This is a 5K run or walk with individual and team competition.  Participants may sign up just before the ...

River Valley Rockhounds to meet Tuesday

The River Valley Rockhounds Inc. will hold its monthly business meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave.  

Heart Failure Support group to meet Tuesday

The Heart Failure Support group will meet between 1 and 2 p.m. on Tuesday at UnityPoint Health - Trinity Regional Medical Center in the cardiac and pulmonary rehab education room. The topic will be “Preventing Infections”. The speaker will be Kiea Deuel, RN. Enter at Entrance C at the back ...

Kendall Young Evening Book Club to meet Monday

WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library Evening Book Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday at the library. The book is “All the Light We Can See” by Anthony Doerr.

Dayton community blood drive is Friday in Dayton

DAYTON — LifeServe Blood Center will be in Dayton from 2 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Dayton Community Center. To schedule an appointment on line go to www.lifeservbloodcenter.org or call (800) 287-4903

FD Federated Garden Club to meet Tuesday at Lion’s Den

The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Lion’s Den, 731 Exposition Drive. A photo contest and garden photography tips will highlight the meeting. Members entering photos should deliver their photos to the Lion’s Den no later than noon that day. Photographer ...