WEBSTER CITY - Southfield Wellness Community will hold its annual hog roast from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 5 at its Independent and Assisted Living garages, 2416 Des Moines St., Webster City. The meal will consist of pork sandwiches, all the fixings, dessert and beverage.
Meals are free. A basket will be available to make optional, tax-deductible donations to Upper Des Moines Opportunity to help those in need. After the event last year, Southfield donated enough money to purchase 12 truckloads of food for the local UDMO food pantry.
The event which will coincide with the National Nursing Home Week celebration May 12-18.
The care center will be transformed with a "Jungle" theme for Nursing Home Week and will include decorations, food and activities to match the theme each day. Residents will listen and dance to special music when they dress their best for the second annual resident prom scheduled for May 18. Everyone is welcome to join the festivities any day during the special week.