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Brown Bag Briefing: “The Only One Interested In What Your Grandfather Had Was Your Grandmother!”

Brown Bag Briefing: “The Only One Interested In What Your Grandfather Had Was Your Grandmother!”10-02 “The Only One Interested In What Your Grandfather Had Was Your Grandmother!”Presented by John Bonner, collector.Farm and home tools of previous generations will be shown and discussed as to their use. A competition among the audience member will be included in the presentation. more »»

National Manufacture Day -MFG Day 2014

National Manufacture Day -MFG Day 201410-03 MFG Day is a celebration of what 12 million people around the United States experience every day - pride at working in manufacturing. more »»

Farmers Market — Saturday

Farmers Market — Saturday10-04 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall. more »»

Community Orchard Apple Fest

Community Orchard Apple Fest10-04 Lots of Festivities. Visit our Apple Fest Apple Pie and Dumplings, Scarecrow Soup, Apple Attic and of course lots of Apples. Tab on our website for all the details. New Corn Maze, Back 40, Great Scarecrow Contest. Celebrate Johnny Appleseed Birthday. more »»

ADULT OIL PAINTING

ADULT OIL PAINTING10-04 ADULT OIL PAINTING taught by Diane Kunzler Fee: Members $20.00 * General Public $30.00 Basic materials provided Time: October 4, 2014 from 10am to 2pm Location: Blanden Memorial Art Museum Street: 920 3rd Avenue South City/Town: Fort Dodge Website: http://www.blanden. more »»

It Gets Better FD& Beyond 5K Costume Run

It Gets Better FD& Beyond 5K Costume Run10-04 IGBFD&B will hold their 2nd Annual Scholarship run/walk with a costume contest! Preregistered teams of 5 or more will receive a free team plaque. Rain date is Oct. 5 Costume judging will be based on creativity,originality,theme and craftsmanship. more »»

Community Orchard Apple Fest

Community Orchard Apple Fest10-05 Lots of Festivities. Visit our Apple Fest Apple Pie and Dumplings, Scarecrow Soup, Apple Attic and of course lots of Apples. Tab on our website for all the details. New Corn Maze, Back 40, Great Scarecrow Contest. Celebrate Johnny Appleseed Birthday. more »»

Farmers Market — Wednesday

Farmers Market — Wednesday10-08 1:30 to 5:30 p.m., northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall. more »»

Brown Bag Briefing: “Nancy Drew: Iowa’s Heroine To The World”

Brown Bag Briefing: “Nancy Drew: Iowa’s Heroine To The World”10-09 “Nancy Drew: Iowa’s Heroine To The World”Presented by Barbra Lounsberr. more »»

Farmers Market — Saturday

Farmers Market — Saturday10-11 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall. more »»

Bark for Art

Bark for Art10-11 Bark for Art is a fundraising event for Almost Home! We will have a lot of fun activities including a bicycle ride (Pedaling Fur Paws), kenneling local community members to raise their "adoption fee" to be released from their kennel, a dog fun show, lunch, a kids agility course, other kids... more »»

Community Orchard Apple Fest

Community Orchard Apple Fest10-11 Lots of Festivities. Visit our Apple Fest Apple Pie and Dumplings, Scarecrow Soup, Apple Attic and of course lots of Apples. Tab on our website for all the details. New Corn Maze, Back 40, Great Scarecrow Contest. Celebrate Johnny Appleseed Birthday. more »»

Hillbilly Sale and Flea Market

Hillbilly Sale and Flea Market10-11 The Hillbilly Sale and Flea Market will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at the Webster County Fairgrounds. Gate admission of $1 per person (ages 12 and over) will be charged. No pets are allowed in the building, but service animals are allowed. more »»

Youth Art Class Picasso Pumpkin Seed

Youth Art Class Picasso Pumpkin Seed10-11 Picasso Pumpkin Seed Instructor: Diane O’Hern Ages: 7 - 12 Description: Fill a sphere with continuous painting and design a portrait with a variety of tools and materials. Giggles welcome as you create your imaginative masterpiece. more »»

Linda Flaherty Opening Reception & Talk

Linda Flaherty Opening Reception & Talk10-11 ARTIST TALK & OPENING RECEPTION LINDA FLAHERTY: Reality of the Unreal exhibition Artist Talk starts at 3pm. Refreshment. more »»

ROLLER DERBY

ROLLER DERBY10-11 ROLLER DERBY-presented by Hair Harbor & Sweet Retreat Spa Dakota City Demolition Crew vs. Ames Roller Derby Association Skunk River Riot Tickets $8, kids 10 & under are FREE (with paying adult) Doors open at 6:00 p.m. bout starts at 7:00 p.m. more »»

Bark for Art

Bark for Art10-12 Bark for Art is a fundraising event for Almost Home! We will have a lot of fun activities including a 5K fun run, pancake and sausage breakfast, lunch, a kids agility course, other kids activities, a bake sale, a "wiener dog race," photo opportunities and so much more! Lots of fun for the whole... more »»

Community Orchard Apple Fest

Community Orchard Apple Fest10-12 Lots of Festivities. Visit our Apple Fest Apple Pie and Dumplings, Scarecrow Soup, Apple Attic and of course lots of Apples. Tab on our website for all the details. New Corn Maze, Back 40, Great Scarecrow Contest. Celebrate Johnny Appleseed Birthday. more »»

Hillbilly Sale and Flea Market

Hillbilly Sale and Flea Market10-12 The Hillbilly Sale and Flea Market will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at the Webster County Fairgrounds. Gate admission of $1 per person (ages 12 and over) will be charged. No pets are allowed in the building, but service animals are allowed. more »»

Fall Park Festival

Fall Park Festival10-12 The Fall Park Festival will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at John F. Kennedy Memorial Par. more »»

Farmers Market — Wednesday

Farmers Market — Wednesday10-15 1:30 to 5:30 p.m., northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall. more »»

Brown Bag Briefing: “Folk Songs On A Lighter Note”

Brown Bag Briefing: “Folk Songs On A Lighter Note”10-16 “Folk Songs On A Lighter Note”Presented by Mike Zahm. Mike writes stories and songs about dogs that smell, invisible roosters, hot dogs, liver and onions, birds that talk and even some stories and songs that are not true! He will bring a collection of folk instruments and some that he made. more »»

'One Slight Hitch'

'One Slight Hitch'10-16 “One Slight Hitch” will be held at Hawkeye Community Theatre, 521 N. 12th St.October 16th thru 18th at 7 p.m.October 23rd thru 25th at 7p.m. more »»

Golden K Kiwanis Chili, Vegetable Beef Soup & Dessert Supper

Golden K Kiwanis Chili, Vegetable Beef Soup & Dessert Supper10-17 The Golden K Kiwanis is hosting a Chili, Vegetable Beef Soup & Dessert Supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Oct. 17 at Community Christian School, 2406 9 1/2 Ave. S. more »»

Eagles Steak Fry

10-17 1018 1st Ave N. 2nd Floor $12 in Advance $15 day of. Ribeye Steak made to order, salad, baked potato, vegetable & roll. more »»

'One Slight Hitch'

'One Slight Hitch'10-17 “One Slight Hitch” will be held at Hawkeye Community Theatre, 521 N. 12th St.October 16th thru 18th at 7 p.m.October 23rd thru 25th at 7p.m. more »»

Lizard Creek Blues Society Show

Lizard Creek Blues Society Show10-17 The Lizard Creek Blues Society will welcome Johnny Rogers with the Mudd Jugg Blues Band.Opening at 8 p.m. at Rustix in Humboldt. Tickets are $15 and are only available at the door. more »»

Farmers Market — Saturday

Farmers Market — Saturday10-18 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall. more »»

Youth Art Class by Jennifer Dutcher

Youth Art Class by Jennifer Dutcher10-18 YOUTH ART CLASS taught by Jennifer Dutcher “Fall Foliage Watercolor Creations” (Age 5-8) Fee: Members $5.00 * General Public $8.00 Description: Student will explore the beautiful colors of the Fall season using watercolor and resist techniques with leaves as their subject. more »»

'One Slight Hitch'

'One Slight Hitch'10-18 “One Slight Hitch” will be held at Hawkeye Community Theatre, 521 N. 12th St.October 16th thru 18th at 7 p.m.October 23rd thru 25th at 7p.m. more »»

Farmers Market — Wednesday

Farmers Market — Wednesday10-22 1:30 to 5:30 p.m., northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall. more »»

Brown Bag Briefing: “Traditional Birthstones”

Brown Bag Briefing: “Traditional Birthstones”10-23 “Traditional Birthstones”Presented by Cary Estlund, Kirkberg Connections. Cary will share some history and folklore about the traditional birthstone for each month. more »»

Iowa Central Instrumental Concert

Iowa Central Instrumental Concert10-23 Iowa Central Instrumental Concert will be held at 7 p.m. on Oct. 23. at Decker Auditorium at Iowa Central. more »»

'One Slight Hitch'

'One Slight Hitch'10-23 “One Slight Hitch” will be held at Hawkeye Community Theatre, 521 N. 12th St.October 16th thru 18th at 7 p.m.October 23rd thru 25th at 7p.m. more »»

'One Slight Hitch'

'One Slight Hitch'10-24 “One Slight Hitch” will be held at Hawkeye Community Theatre, 521 N. 12th St.October 16th thru 18th at 7 p.m.October 23rd thru 25th at 7p.m. more »»

Farmers Market — Saturday

Farmers Market — Saturday10-25 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall. more »»

Fort Dodge Area Quilters Harvest of Color Quilt Show

Fort Dodge Area Quilters Harvest of Color Quilt Show10-25 Fort Dodge Area Quilters Harvest of Color 22nd Biennial Quilt ShowSaturday, 25 October 2014, 09:00am - 05:00pmSunday, October 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»

KIDZMANIA

KIDZMANIA10-25 KIDZMANIA will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 25 at the Crossroads Mall.Lots of games and activities for children. Free admission.Sponsored by Linking Families and Communities and the Fort Dodge Community Foundation and United Way. more »»

Youth Art Class by Jennifer Dutcher

Youth Art Class by Jennifer Dutcher10-25 YOUTH ART CLASS taught by Jennifer Dutcher “Whimsical Patterned Cats and Dogs” Age: 5-8 Fee: Members $5.00 * General Public $8.00 Description: Students will explore the work of artist Laurel Burch. Students will create a spunky cat or dog drawing focusing on pattern and color. more »»

KIDZMANIA

10-25 KIDZMANIA, a family fun adventure, will be held at the Crossroads MallSaturday, October 25, 2014 from 10:00am-2:00 pm. Lots of games and activities for children. Free admission. more »»

'One Slight Hitch'

'One Slight Hitch'10-25 “One Slight Hitch” will be held at Hawkeye Community Theatre, 521 N. 12th St.October 16th thru 18th at 7 p.m.October 23rd thru 25th at 7p.m. more »»

Fort Dodge Area Quilters Harvest of Color Quilt Show

Fort Dodge Area Quilters Harvest of Color Quilt Show10-26 Fort Dodge Area Quilters Harvest of Color 22nd Biennial Quilt ShowSaturday, 25 October 2014, 09:00am - 05:00pmSunday, October 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»

Farmers Market — Wednesday

Farmers Market — Wednesday10-29 1:30 to 5:30 p.m., northwest corner of the Crossroads Mall. more »»

Brown Bag Briefing: “Soldier Creek Winery: A Family Affair”

Brown Bag Briefing: “Soldier Creek Winery: A Family Affair”10-30 “Soldier Creek Winery: A Family Affair”Presented by Anne Zwink. In this program, Anne will discuss the harvest and fermentation process, bottling, varieties and sensory characteristics of our all-Iowan wines. more »»

 
 
 
 
 

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