Go and Do: May 17, 2024

In Webster County

Figure 8 Races are 6 p.m. SATURDAY at the Webster County Speedway, 22770 Old Highway 169. The speedway has partnered with Community Health Center this month to promote mental health awareness. Grandstand admission is cash only. Grandstand admission is $10 for ages 13 and up and $5 for children ages 3-12. No food or drink is allowed in the grandstand gate. Food vendors will be available. Driver fees are $35, pit pass is $25. Pits open at 3 p.m.

Webster County Conservation and Fort Dodge Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department are holding National Kids to Parks Day SATURDAY. Find word clues at three county parks — Holiday Creek, Henderson Landing and Gypsum City OHV Park and three city parks — Hawley Lions Park, Oleson Park and Loomis Park Trail to win prizes. Scorecards are available at www.fortdodgeiowa.org and a scan or photo of the scorecard must be received by email at earndt@fortdodgeiowa.org before 11 a.m. Monday to be eligible for prizes.

Around the area

BADGER — Badger Citywide Garage Sales begin at 8 a.m. SATURDAY.

BADGER — The Badger Public Library is holding an open house from 9 a.m. to noon SATURDAY.

BADGER — Badger Lutheran Church is holding a luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. SATURDAY. The menu is hamburger or hot dog, baked beans, chips and dessert for $5.

DUNCOMBE — The Duncombe Legion Auxiliary Post Unit 491 is holding a bake sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. TODAY at the Legion Building. The bake sale will raise money for the Brushy Creek Area Honor Flights. Buy a plate of baked goods for a freewill donation and receive a poppy.

DUNCOMBE — Duncombe Citywide Garage Sales are 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. TODAY and 8 a.m. to noon SATURDAY.


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