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Lifestyle Briefs

Music at the Park in Dayton Wednesday

DAYTON — Music at the Park will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the gazebo at Cadwell Park in Dayton. The Larry Davis Band will perform. The event is free. Bring blankets and lawn chairs and practice social distancing.

FDPL children’s summer reading logs

The Fort Dodge Public Library children’s summer reading logs are now available in the children’s department of the library. Children birth through 14 years of age are invited to participate with their families. Children and families can read books and participate in a variety of activities ...

KYL Craft Grab Bags for kids and teens

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is offering weekly craft grab bags for kids and teens. Children and teens can pick up one bag per week on Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. or Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Pick up will be ...

KYL Dress Up Day is Friday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will be hosting Friday Dress Up Days for children and teens every Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. This Friday is Pajama Day. Come to the front of the library to show your outfit and get a small prize.

King Band summer season is canceled

The Karl L. King Municipal Band summer season has been canceled due to concerns related to COVID-19. The announcement was made on June 20 on the band’s Facebook page. “With the best interests of our performers and fans in mind, the entirety of the 2020 Karl L. King Municipal Band summer ...

Ernst benefit concert is July 12

A benefit concert for Tracy Ernst is 5 to 10 p.m. July 12 at the Fort Dodge Opera House, 1 Museum Road. There will be performances by Kosmic Brownies, Beaver Creek with a special guest, Brutal Republic, Scotty Roxtar, Riddled with Class, MGcc, Scott Kirkhart and Roger Netz. There will be a ...

KYL Craft Grab Bags for kids and teens

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is offering weekly craft grab bags for kids and teens. Children and teens can pick up one bag per week on Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. or Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Pick up will be ...

KYL Dress Up Day Friday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will be hosting Friday Dress Up Days for children and teens every Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. This Friday is Beach Day. Come to the front of the library to show your outfit and get a small prize.

KYL Craft Grab Bags for kids and teens

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is offering weekly craft grab bags for kids and teens. Children and teens can pick up one bag per week on Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. or Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Pick up will be ...

KYL Dress Up Day is Friday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will be hosting Friday Dress Up Days for children and teens every Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. This Friday is Red Everything Day. Come to the front of the library to show your outfit and get a small prize.

FDPL children’s summer reading program

The Fort Dodge Public Library Children’s Summer Reading Logs are now available in the children’s department of the library. Children through 14 years of age are invited to participate with their families. Children and families can read books and participate in a variety of activities to ...

KYL Craft Grab Bags for kids and teens

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is offering weekly craft grab bags for kids and teens. Children and teens can pick up one bag per week on Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. or Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Pick up will be ...

KYL Craft Grab Bags for kids and teens

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is offering weekly craft grab bags for kids and teens. Children and teens can pick up one bag per week on Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. or Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Pick up will be ...

KYL reading program goes virtual

WEBSTER CITY — This year, the Kendall Young Library is using Beanstack to do a virtual summer reading program instead of face-to-face programming. Go to https://kendallyoung.beanstack.org/ on your computer or use the Beanstack Tracker app to create your free account through Kendall Young ...

KYL Dress Up Days begin Friday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will be hosting Friday Dress Up Days for children and teens every Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The Friday Dress Up Day schedule is: June 19: Backwards Day June 26: Silly Hat Day July 3: Library closed July ...

Federated Garden Club to meet Tuesday

The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Lion’s Den, 731 Exposition Drive. Anne Zwink, winemaker from Soldier Creek Winery, will be the speaker. There will also be a plant silent auction. Social distancing will be practiced and a mask is encouraged.

Duncombe Firemen’s Ball meal is Saturday

DUNCOMBE — The 2020 Duncombe Firemen’s Ball meal is 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. The meal will be served out of the fire station for pickup only. The meal will be pulled pork sandwiches with cheesy potatoes and baked beans for $15.

King Band will not hold concerts in June

This is a reminder that the Karl L. King Municipal Band concerts have been cancelled during the four Sunday nights in June because of the social distancing guidelines and concerns over the COVID-19 virus. A decision will be made later in June whether or not the Sunday night band concerts at ...

Army’s 2nd Infantry Division reunion set in September

FOX LAKE, Ill. — The 2nd (Indianhead) Division Association is searching for anyone who served in the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division at any time. For information about the association and the 99th annual reunion in Kansas City, Missouri, from Sept. 23-27, 2020, visit the website at ...

Aglow to meet Saturday

Aglow International of Fort Dodge & Surrounding Area will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. Cathy Sonnicksen will share a message entitled “2020: A Year of Destiny.” Sonnicksen is a prayer warrior and mentor to many who has operated in the gifts ...