Go & Do
In Fort Dodge
FORT DODGE — Soldier Creek Winery, 1584 Paragon Ave., is holding Vineyard Vibrations from 6 to 8 p.m. TODAY. Free live music will be provided by Blue Ribbon Ramblers. Food will be available for purchase.
FORT DODGE — Moose Lodge, 424 First Ave. S., is holding an all-you-can-eat off the menu cooked to order breakfast from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. SUNDAY. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger.
FORT DODGE — Blanden Memorial Art Museum, 920 Third Ave. S., is holding Art History & Donuts with Eric Anderson from 10 to 11 a.m. SATURDAY. The lecture will be on Matissa. The lecture is free.
FORT DODGE — Fort Dodge Choral Society Concert is 3 p.m. SUNDAY at Grace Lutheran Church, 211 S. Ninth St. Admission is $10.
FORT DODGE — Blanden Memorial Art Museum, 920 Third Ave. S., is holding Oak Hill Poetry-N-Rhythm: A Creative Hour of Self-Expression from 3 to 4 p.m. SATURDAY. The event is free and open to all ages.
FORT DODGE — The Fort Museum skating pond will be open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. SATURDAY and noon to 4 p.m. SUNDAY. Ice skating is $3 per person and children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Helmets are advised. Guests must provide their own skates. Call 573-4231 for more information.
FORT DODGE — First United Methodist Church, 127 N. 10th St., is holding a Community Manna Meal at 5 p.m. SATURDAY. Bingo will follow the meal. CANCELED DUE TO WINTER WEATHER
FORT DODGE — Knights of Columbus Lenten fish fry is 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. TODAY at Corpus Christi Center, 405 N. Eighth St. Dinners are $9 for fried or baked fish and $10 for shrimp or fish and shrimp. The dinners include French fries or baked potato, cole slaw, ice cream and beverage. Grilled cheese is $5 and childred are $5.
FORT DODGE — Friends of Webster County Conservation annual fundraiser, “Call of the Wild,” is 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. SATURDAY in the Opera House at the Fort Museum. There will be a hog roast and cash bar, trivia and prizes, silent auction and raffle. All proceeds will be use for Camp WaNoKi improvements. Tickets are $30 and may be purchased by calling 576-4258.
FORT DODGE — Willow Ridge Golf Course and Restaurant, 1788 Madison Ave., is holding an Around the World Dinner from 6 to 9 p.m. SATURDAY. The meal will feature five courses each from a different region of the world. Tickets are $30 and reservations are required by calling 576-5711.
FORT DODGE — The Epworth United Methodist Women will serve a baked potato bar at 11:30 a.m. SUNDAY at the church, 2025 11th Ave. S. Baked potatoes will be served with an array of different toppings. Each potato is $5 and drinks will be provided.
FORT DODGE — Fort Dodge Senior High Speech and Drama Boosters are hosting the District Speech Competition from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. SATURDAY at Fort Dodge Senior High, 819 N. 25th St. A $3 donation will be accepted.
Dawn Busse Benefit
MANSON — A benefit for Dawn Busse is 1-5 P.M. SUNDAY in the Manson Area Community Center. There will be a whole hog dinner, live and silent auctions and gun raffle. Busse was diagnosed with bile duct cancer in November 2017. All donations will go to Busse and her family to help pay for medical and living expenses during her treatment and recovery. RESCHEDULED FROM SATURDAY DUE TO WINTER WEATHER.
In the area
CALLENDER — Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church roast beef dinner is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. SUNDAY at the church. A freewill donation will be accepted. Carryouts will be available.
CLARION — The Heartland Museum, Clarion, is holding a used book sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. TODAY and SATURDAY. All proceeds will help fund the 4-H schoolhouse renovations.
WHITTEMORE — Legion Riders “Chicken Wing Ding” is 5 p.m. until gone SATURDAY at the Legion Hall, Whittemore. There will be several levels of “heat” to choose from. A freewill donation will be accepted. There will also be karaoke.
MANSON — Manson Knights of Columbus are holding a Lenten fish dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. TODAY at the St. Thomas Parish Hall. Adults are $9.
POCAHONTAS — Pocahontas Knights of Columbus are holding a Lenten fish dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. TODAY at the Pocahontas Catholic School.
WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will present the movie “Leap!” from 10:30 a.m. to noon SATURDAY at the library.
EMMETSBURG — VFW, Emmetsburg, is holding a Lenten fish fry at 5 p.m. TODAY served by the Kiwanis Club.
EMMETSBURG — Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation presents “Dancing with the Local Stars,” a Palo Alto County scholarship fundraiser, at 7 p.m. TODAY and SATURDAY at the Wild Rose Casino and Resort. Doors open at 6 p.m. There will be appetizers, sweets, cash bar and People’s Choice vote. For more information, call (712) 362-0425 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
EMMETSBURG — Pheasants Forever Banquet is 5 p.m. SATURDAY at the VFW, Emmetsburg.
EMMETSBURG — Kiwanis pancake and omelet Breakfast is 8:30 a.m. SUNDAY at the VFW. The Emmetsburg Dance Team will serve.
WEST BEND — West Bend Knights of Columbus fish fry is 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. TODAY at the West Bend Golf and Country Club.The menu is all-you-can-eat fish served with potates, macaroni and cheese, cole slaw, corn, dinner roll, ice cream sundae, coffee, milk and water. Tickets are $10 for ages 11 and older, $6 for ages 5 to 10 and free for children 4 and under. Drive up carry outs and shut-in deliveries are available by calling 320-3600.
DAYTON — Dayton Community Club Dayton Expo 2018 is 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. SATURDAY at the Dayton Community Center. Lunch will be provided by the Pork Producers at noon. There will also be free popcorn. Proceeds from the expo are donated to support the Dayton Community Center expenses.
ALGONA — The Turner Center Jazz Orchestra featuring Tina Haase Findlay will perform at 7 p.m. TODAY in the Wilcox Performing Arts Center 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 Algona Chamber of Commerce office and at the door starting at 6 p.m. prior to the concert.
WEBSTER CITY — The Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding Organizing 101 from 10 to 11 a.m. SATURDAY. Sue Schmitz from the ISU Extension Office will present a program on tips and tricks to create a space that is clutter free and more organized.
STRATFORD — Stratford Methodist Church is holding a fried chicken dinner from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. SUNDAY. The menu is fried chicken, real mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetable and salad bar, homemade rye bread, dessert and drink. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12 and free for preschoolers. Carry-outs are available for $10.25. Call 838-2243 by 11:30 a.m. for carry-outs which will be available for pick-up at 12:15 p.m. Shut-in deliveries will be made at noon.
WEBSTER CITY — Legacy Learning Boone River Valley is holding Basic Welding Skills Sessions at 9 a.m. to noon SATURDAY and 1 to 4 p.m. SUNDAY at the Webster City High School. Cost is $50 per session. Register at www.legacylearningbrv.org or by calling 835-0497.
WEBSTER CITY — Legacy Learning Boone River Valley is holding Nature Works–Garden Novas (decorative garden stakes) class from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. SUNDAY at the Webster City High School. Cost is $75. Register at www.legacylearningbrv.org or by calling 835-0497.
EAGLE GROVE — Eagle Grove Lions are hosting a spaghetti dinner fundraisier from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. SUNDAY at the Memorial Hall, Eagle Grove. Tickets are $8 and can be purchased at the door.