Lifestyle Briefs

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 “This Blessed Earth: A Year in the Life of an American Family Farm” by Ted Genoways.

Music in the Park Wednesday in Dayton

DAYTON — Music at the Park, concerts in the Gazebo, is 7 p.m. Wednesday at Caldwell Park, Dayton. The event is free. There will be ice cream. Bring blankets or lawn chairs.

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. The serving committee is Jan Krass and Barb Messerly. The program will be making tray favors for the nursing home. Roll call is “Did you try any of Jeff Becker’s February ideas?” ...

KYL Movie for Adults Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — Movie for Adults at Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is 6 p.m. Tuesday in the library meeting room. “A Dog’s Journey” will be shown. Popcorn and beverages provided. No registration is required.

KYL End of Summer Tech Days Wednesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding End of Summer Tech Days for kindergarten through fourth grade students from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Wednesday.

Adult Coloring will be held at the Fort Dodge Public Library Tuesday

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 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday in the library’s large meeting room. The library provides coloring sheets, coloring ...

Fort Dodge Police Association Golf Tournament set for Aug. 24

The second annual Fort Dodge Police Association golf tournament is Aug. 24 at the Fort Dodge Country Club, 370 Country Club Drive. Tee-off is 9 a.m. with a 4-person “best ball” format. Registration fee is $200 per team ($50 per person) and includes golf, lunch, cart rental and mulligans. ...

Choral Society rehearsals begin

The Fort Dodge Choral Society will have its first rehearsal of the 2019-2020 season at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at Grace Lutheran Church, 211 S. Ninth St. Anyone interested in singing with the group may come to the rehearsal.

Iowa State Capitol presentation Saturday

WEBSTER CITY — Glimpses of Iowa’s Capitol: Its History, Art, Architecture and Restoration program is 1 p.m. Saturday at Mulberry Center Church at Wilson Brewer Park, Webster City. Rosa Snyder, Humanities Iowa presenter, will share untold stories and reveal hidden treasures of Iowa’s most ...

Compassionate Friends to meet Monday

Compassionate Friends of Fort Dodge, a support group for parents (or siblings) that have suffered the death of a child of any age and from any cause, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1436 21st Ave. N. (park and enter in the back). Call Misty at 571-2762 or ...

Hawkeye Theatre picnic planned

Hawkeye Community Theatre will have a membership picnic from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday at the theater, 521 N. 12th St. Admission is free for members and $5 for nonmembers.

KYL End of Summer Tech Days Wednesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, is holding End of Summer Tech Days for kindergarten through fourth-grade students from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Wednesday.

Washington No. 10 School reunion Aug. 24

The annual reunion of Webster County Washington Township School No. 10 will be held at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 24 at Perkins Restaurant, 511 S. 32nd St. Attendees will pay for their own meals. All former students, spouses, teachers and parents are welcome to attend. For more information, contact ...

Stickel benefit Saturday in Dayton

DAYTON — A benefit for Mary Beth Stickel is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Dayton Community Center. There will be a freewill donation meal beginning at 11 a.m. until gone which includes pork loin sandwich, cheesy potatoes, baked beans, bars and drink. The silent auction begins at 11:30 ...

Teen Craft Day at FDPL Thursday

Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave., is holding a Teen Craft Day from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday. Crafts will be space-themed magnets, suncatchers, bath bombs and perler beads. Pre-registration is required by Wednesday. Call 573-8167, ext. 6224, or stop by the library, to register.

Amazing August begins Monday at FDPL

The Friends of the Fort Dodge Public Library are sponsoring Amazing August in the children’s department of the library, 424 Central Ave. This will be a great opportunity for children to further their reading skills before the start of the school year. Summer reading logs for reading rewards ...

Make-A-Wish Iowa Golf Outing is Aug. 16

HUMBOLDT — The 2019 Birdies for Wishes golf outing is 11 a.m. Aug. 16 at Deer Creek Golf Course, 2046 130th St., Humboldt. The scramble-format golf event will begin at 11 a.m. with a lunch, 12:30 p.m. shotgun start and dinner and silent auction beginning at 6 p.m. Cost is $50 per person which ...

Prairie Rivers Trail Ride is Aug. 10

The Prairie Rivers Trail Ride Poker Run is 10 a.m. Aug. 10, rain or shine. The ride begins at River Hops Brewing, 1014 Central Ave. The ride route is John F. Kennedy Memorial Park, Sports Page Bar & Grill, Rides Bar & Grill, Amigos and returning to River Hops Brewing. Registration fee ...

Hanson Family to perform at FDPL Tuesday

The Friends of the Fort Dodge Public Library will host the Hanson Family at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the library, 424 Central Ave. The family will perform a juggling act while riding on unicycles. The public is welcome to attend and all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Kendall Young Library Adult Lego Night is Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will hold Adult Lego Night Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. Adults can come and help build the Hogwarts Great Hall. You can also build your own creations using the library’s Legos.