Lifestyle Briefs

Cast announced for musical

The cast for Webster City Theatre's summer musical production of “Church Basement Ladies” has been set. The cast includes Crystal Gordon, Barbara Flowerday Golberg, Sunshine Yoders, Lauren Leman and Sam Ose. Show dates are Friday, July 7 through Sunday, July 9 and Wednesday, July 12 ...

Ladies league kick-off set

The 2017 Briggs Woods Ladies 2-Gal Best League is having a kick-off dinner May 2 at 6 p.m. at the club house. League play begins May 30. The group is always looking for new teams. To make a reservation, call the club house, 832-9572.

WCCT to peruse plays

Webster City Community Theatre will hold two Readers Theatres this month. On April 23, the play “Making God Laugh” will be directed by Loween Getter. April 30, Angela Rottering will direct a reading of “The Trouble with Cats.” Both events are open to the public and begin at 5:30 ...

Flower arranging is topic for Town and Country Garden Club

The April Meeting for the Town and Country Garden Club will be held Wednesday, April 26 at the All Cultures Equal Building starting at 1 p.m. The program for the meeting will be "Flower Arranging for the Fair" by Delma Swanson, LoEda Paine, Jean Buzick, Joyce Klucking and Leila Hemmen. ...

PEO JE Chapter meets tonight

  Chapter JE, P.E.O. will meet Thursday at 6:30pm. The meeting will be held at the home of Donna Foster. Co-Hostess is Kay Klaver. The program will be presented by Donna Ryherd from Chapter EL.

SWC to meet

The Stonecroft Women’s Connection will meet Tuesday, April 25 at 7 p.m. at the Jane Young House, 629 Elm St. Cost is $6. Ann K. Henzlik of Chicago City, Minn., will be the featured speaker with “Who Am I? Finding a Way Out of a No-Way Situation.” The feature will be Pam Johnson, ...

Legion district conference set for Saturday in WC

The 8th District American Legion of Iowa will be having their Spring Conference Saturday, April 22 in Webster City at The Bridge across from the Church of Christ. The conference is open to any American Legion Family that is current on their membership. Registration will start at 7:30 a.m. ...

Book Club to read

‘Tortilla Curtain’ The Noon Book Club at Kendall Young Library will meet Tuesday to discuss “The Tortilla Curtain,” by T.C. Boyle. Copies are available at the checkout desk.

WCCT to hold two play readings during April

As Webster City Community Theatre continues to plan for the next season, two readings of potential selections will be held during April. Organizers said the Readers Theatre group hold a reading on April 23 and April 30, beginning at 5 p.m. both days. “Making God Laugh,” a ...

WCHS prom set for Saturday

“Viva Las Vegas” is the theme of this year’s Webster City High School prom, set for Saturday, April 22 at the high school. As in previous years, the high school will be open that day from 2 to 5 p.m. for the public to view the decorations. Use the north lobby doors to enter. A prom ...

Casey’s employees honored

Webster City Casey’s General Store employee Londa Clark and Manager Amy Kuebler were presented with Casey’s Coin of Excellence and certificates for the exceptional customer service they demonstrated when they had concerns why customer Delmer Jansen hadn’t come into their store March 24 ...

Toll road nets $2,000

Twenty members On April 8th, 20 members of the Hamilton County Pony Express Riders volunteered their time to collect donations for Camp Sunnyside during the toll road event April 8. Collections from the toll road totaled $2009.41. A dance will be held Saturday, April 22, at the Kamrar Lions ...

Blairsburg UCC circles to meet

Peace Circle will meet at Blairsburg UCC on Wednesday, April 19 at 2 p.m. Faith Circle will meet at Blairsburg UCC on Wednesday, April 19 at 7 p.m.

Students visit Kiwanis

These Webster City Middle School students were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis April. They introduced themselves and told about their families and their favorite part of school. Pictured are Michael Hart, Jordyn Thome, Ricky Vangkham, Samual Youngdale and Isabelle Danielson

Parent Cafe to be held April 27

Parenting is a tough job. Come to the Parent Café to meet new people, share your struggles, get ideas from other parents and explore our family’s strengths and challenges in a supportive environment. On April 27, Building Strong Relationships with Your Children is the topic. A free ...

Arts R Alive party set

Arts R Alive in Webster City will host a “Monday After Work” party tonight from 6 to 7 p.m. at Mornin’ Glory Cafe at 719 Des Moines St. Organizers say the event is a kick off of the month-long fundraising campaign for the Seventh annual Sculpture and Street Painting event planned ...

Donation to WC schools

Representatives of Webster City Auto Center presented a check for $1,800 to Mindy Mossman, principal of Pleasant View School, and Kelli Reis, principal of Sunset Heights School. Pictured are, from the left, sales associate James Bjorkland, Mossman, Reis, Sarah Clausen, receptionist, Chad ...

Applications for scholarships, grants sought by Stearns Trust

Under her Last Will and Testament, Teresa Treat Stearns established a trust the income of which is to be used for the good of the community of Webster City, and vicinity for the purpose of benefiting such needy persons, families, organizations, associations or groups as the Trustee determines ...

Williams egg hunt set for Saturday

WILLIAMS —Williams will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15 at 10 a.m. in the Williams City Park. The hunt is open to children from toddler age to third grade. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held at the Williams Community Center.

Blairsburg egg hunt is Saturday

BLAIRSBURG —The Blairsburg Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 15 at 9:30 a.m. in the Blairsburg City Park, rain or shine.