Around the area
EAGLE GROVE — The 62nd annual Eagle Grove Holiday Craft Fair is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. SATURDAY at the Eagle Grove Middle School, 1015 N.W. Second, Eagle Grove.
LAKE CITY — Village Square Theatre presents “No Body Like Jimmy” at 7 p.m. TODAY and SATURDAY in the Fanny Howell auditorium at the South Central Calhoun High School, Lake City. Tickets are $10 per person and will be sold at the door. There are no reserved seats.
EMMETSBURG — Bethany Lutheran Church, Emmetsburg, is holding a Harvest Soup Dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. SUNDAY at the church.
CLARE — Clare Fire Department is holding a drive thru Spaghetti Supper from 4 to 7 p.m. SUNDAY at the Clare Fire Department. Tickets are $10 per person. Dinner includes a serving of spaghetti, Texas toast, salad and dessert. Proceed benefit the Clare Fire Department to upgrade equipment and supplies.
LAURENS — The United Methodist Women of Laurens United Methodist Church is holding its annual Holiday Event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. SATURDAY at the church. A lunch of chicken and biscuits will be served from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Lunch tickets are $8 for 6 years to adults and $4 for age 5 and under.
In Fort Dodge
FORT DODGE — Fort Museum is holding Dickens of a Christmas Craft and Vendor Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. SATURDAY in the Frontier Opera House, One Museum Road. Lunch and concessions will be available. There will be gift wrapping for a freewill donation. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be present from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Raffle drawings will be at 3 p.m. Admission is two canned foods for the Lord’s Cupboard food pantry.
FORT DODGE — Fort Dodge Firefighter’s Association Ball is 8 p.m. to midnight SATURDAY in the Cardiff Center at Fort Frenzy, 3232 First Ave. S. The Pork Tornadoes with special guest Justin Goodchild will perform. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at the door.
FORT DODGE — There will be a Gun Show from 4 to 9 p.m. TODAY, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. SATURDAY and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. SUNDAY at the Webster County Fairgrounds, 22770 Old Highway 169.
FORT DODGE — Family Bowling Center, 3599 Fifth Ave. S., is holding a Food Drive 9-Pin Tournament at noon SUNDAY at the bowling center. Registration begins at 11 a.m. Cost is $25 per adult or $20 with a donation of two or more non-perishable food items. Payout is 1 in 4 based on minimum of 16 bowlers, no handicap, non-sanctioned and a 300 game pot will be available for $5. Donations will be delivered to Webster County Upper Des Moines Opportunity food pantry. For more information, contact Randy at 515-576-7664.
FORT DODGE — First Convenant Church, 201 Ave. H, is holding a Christ-Giving Food Drive for Duncombe School from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. SUNDAY.
FORT DODGE — 2022 Coats for Kids drive-thru is 9 a.m. to noon SATURDAY at the Community Health Center of Fort Dodge, 126. N. 10th St. Those in need of children’s coats can drive up to the front of the building and staff will come out to the car to get the sizes needed and will bring coats to the vehicle.
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