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Lifestyle Briefs

Dayton to hold sidewalk sale Saturday

DAYTON — The Downtown Dayton end of summer sidewalk sale is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. There will be a food truck, sidewalk sales, farmers’ market and vendors.

Picnic in the Park will be held on Friday

Main Street Fort Dodge is holding Picnic in the Park from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at City Square Park, 424 Central Ave. Bring your lunch and a lawn chair and enjoy entertainment by Gabriel Alves. Masks are recommended if you are not eating. The event is free.

FDPL children’s summer reading logs available through Aug. 20

The Fort Dodge Public Library children’s summer reading logs are available through Aug. 20 at the library. Children and families can read and participate in a variety of literacy activities together. The completed logs may be turned in for a special treat bag. Reading logs can be picked up at ...

KYL guidelines after school announced

WEBSTER CITY — As parents are thinking of sending their kids back to school, Kendall Young Library, Webster City, wants to remind parents and students about the library’s new guidelines for after school use due to COVID-19. Children 11 years or younger must be accompanied by a parent or ...

KYL Adult DIY Take & Make is Monday and Tuesday

WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library, Webster City, will be offering an Adult DIY Take & Make Craft on Monday and Tuesday. Adults 18 and over can pick up the craft materials either day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and make a decoupage tin can. Materials will be available while supplies last and ...

FD Public Library summer reading program continues

The Fort Dodge Public Library children’s summer reading logs are available in the children’s department of the library. Children birth through 14 years of age are invited to participate in this simple program that does not require a computer. Children and their families can read books and ...

Palo Alto Conservation offers two-day summer camp

RUTHVEN — Palo Alto County Conservation Board is holding Nature Navigator Summer Camp from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday and Thursday at the Lost Island Nature Center, Ruthven. The camp is for children going into grades fifth through eighth. There will be hands on activities such as fishing, ...

KYL has 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 ...

Kendall Young Library 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 Twin Day. Come to the front of the library to show your outfit and get a small prize.

Moose Lodge to hold steak fry

Fort Dodge Moose Lodge No. 806, 424 First Ave. S., is holding its bi-annual steak fry from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday. A charcoal grilled 16-ounce T-bone with two sides and a roll will be served for $15 per meal. Dine in or carry out. Tickets may be purchased at the Moose Lodge after 4 p.m., from any ...

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 Sports Team Day. Come to the front of the library to show your outfit and get a small prize.

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.