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Lifestyle Briefs

Kiwanian of Year named

Main Street Morning Kiwanis President Theo Boman, left, presented the Kiwanian of the 2019 year plaque to member John Boughton for his outstanding contribution to the club projects.

Mounted shoot event set

The 2nd Annual Autumn Ambush, a cowboy mounted shooting event, will be held Saturday and Sunday at the Hamilton County Saddle Club Arena, 600 Kendall Young Road, Webster City. The event gets underway at 11 a.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday. The public is invited to attend the free event.

Club collects Coats for Kids

Main Street Morning Kiwanis Club members pose with a few of the 20 winter coats that the club will be donating to the UDMO "Winter Coats for Kids Drive."

Chorus rehearsals to begin

The Webster City Community Chorus, under the direction of Dane Barner, will begin its season on Tuesday, Sept. 17, with an informational meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 921 Des Moines St., Webster City. Rehearsals will begin the following week on Tuesday, ...

Chair Yoga begins next week

A two-week series of chair yoga will be offered in the Sampson Room of Fuller Hall in Webster City beginning Wednesday. The sessions are from 3 to 3:45 p.m. Session One will meet weekly on Wednesdays from Sept. 4 to Oct. 23. Session Two will meet weekly on Wednesdays from Oct. 30 to Dec. ...

Flow Yoga begins next week

A two-week series of flow yoga will be offered in the Sampson Room of Fuller Hall in Webster City beginning Wednesday. The sessions are from 4 to 5 p.m. Session One will meet weekly on Wednesdays from Sept. 4 to Oct. 23. Session Two will meet weekly on Wednesdays from Oct. 30 to Dec. ...

Tour de Webster bicycle race results released

John Bregar of Madrid and Debra Leehoven of Ankeny were the overall winners of the Tour de Webster Bike Race held Sunday, Aug. 25 at Iowa Central Community College. Seven bicyclists participated in the 21-mile race. Bregar, competing in the 60 and over age bracket, completed the course ...

New movie to depict last season of six-on-six basketball in Iowa

IOWA FALLS — An upcoming movie about Iowa's six-on-six girls basketball could be a big opportunity for anyone hoping to break into show business, particularly high school female basketball players, parents and fans of the game. An open casting call is set for Saturday at the Iowa Falls ...

KC’s donate to Honor Flight

Wayne Fuhlbrugge, Grand Knight for the St. Thomas Aquinas Knights of Columbus presents a check for $1,900 to Russ Naden for the Brushy Creek Honor Flight.

Jane Young House to host ‘Weddings Through the Years’ exhibit

The Jane Young house will be open Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a vintage clothing exhibit called “Weddings Through the Years.” The cost is $5. On display are four rooms full of bridal attire and accessories, many of which were worn and used by local women. The exhibit covers ...

Kiwanis donate to Lotus Project

The Tuesday Main Street Morning Kiwanis program was presented by Ashley Vaala, founder of the Lotus Community Project, a homeless shelter for women and children, located just south of Vincent at 2980 170th St. The Kiwanis club then donated $500.00 to the shelter. Anyone interested in learning ...

All-new VDMC gift shop opens

The all-new Van Diest Medical Center gift shop is now open for business. Members of the hospital auxiliary gathered Monday morning to kick off the grand opening of the shop, located just inside the main entrance of the hospital. The gift shop is a division of Van Diest Medical Center ...

‘Know Pain, Know Gain’ program set for Wednesday

“Know Pain, Know Gain,” a free program to empower people to utilize knowledge, sleep, movement, and goals to reduce pain and improve quality of life. Dr. Nicholas Maiers from Des Moines University will be sharing evidence, expertise, and his passion for reducing pain through practical ...

Donation to Meals on Wheels

Doug Follmann, Town & Country Insurance Agency Manager presented a check to Mary Long, secretary-treasurer of the Webster City Meals on Wheels program in the amount of $250.

New Naval aviator

1st Lt. Christopher G.A. Tasler, USMC, from Webster City, was winged an unrestricted Naval Aviator on Aug. 9, 2019. He was designated as Naval Aviator #34911 and will be heading off to Miramar, California to fly the CH-53E. Tasler is pictured center with family members.

Mobile pantry set for St.Thomas Tuesday afternoon

The mobile food pantry, a program of the Food Bank of Iowa, will be held Tuesday, Aug. 20 at St. Thomas Aquinas Parish Center from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Bring bags or boxes to carry home food.

Ice cream social to be held Aug. 23

STRATFORD — McGuire Bend UB church Annual Ice Cream Social will be held on Friday Aug. 23 at the Stratford City Park. Serving will be from 5 to 7 p.m. with beefburgers, chips, pie and ice cream. A free will offering will be taken. The public is welcome.