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Texas Style Jam
October 22, 2014
6 pm - 9pm
Dows Convention Center
On Main Street in Dows, IA

Everyone's invited!!

Dinner & Wings of Refuge
October 19, 2014
Asbury Methodist Church
Webster City, IA

On Sunday, Oct. 19th, Asbury will be hosting a speaker on "Wings of Refuge," a safe house for human trafficking victims. They will be having a light soup supper at 6pm with Joy Fopma speaking at 6:45pm. Come and show your support! To RSVP for the soup supper, call 515-832-5369.

Zombie 5K Run
October 25, 2014
1pm - 5pm
Eagle Grove Golf Course

Zombie 5K Run - sign up as a "survivor" or volunteer to be a "zombie"! Oct. 25th at Eagle Grove Golf Course starting at 1pm. Waves will be leaving every 10 minutes until 5pm. $25/per person BEFORE 10/1/14 or $30 AFTER. T-Shirts are included in price. Teams can consist up to 10 people. Additional lives: 2 for $5. All proceeds support the Parent Connection to prevent child abuse in Hamilton, Humboldt and Wright Counties. Registration forms can be found on "Building Families" Facebook page. Questions? Contact Angela Wesselink at 515-293-0652 or email her at awesselink@co.wright.ia.us.

Annual Fall Turkey Supper
October 19, 2014
4:30pm - 7:00pm
Fee: Adults-$9 / Child 12 & under - $6
United Church of Christ
212 West Street
Alden, IA

Serving Turkey and all the trimmings! Dine-In or Carry-Out!

Pancake Day
October 19, 2014
8am - 1pm
Fee: Adults - $6/Ages 5-10-$3/Under 5 - Free
Webster City Middle School

Please join the Webster City Lion's Club in their "All You Can Eat Pancake Day"! Includes eggs, sausage and drink too! Carry-out meals are also available. Bring your old used glasses and hearing aids.

Turkey Dinner
October 26, 2014
11am - 1pm
Fee: Adults - $10/Children (0-10) - $8
Webster City High School Cafeteria

Get ready for the Annual Rotary Club Turkey Dinner (by Central Catering)! Drive-Thru, Eat-In, or Carry Out! Proceeds go to Meals on Wheels and/or other community needs.  Open to the public. New, faster drive-thru!

Breast Cancer Benefit - Michelle Throntveit Enriquez (WCHS alumni)
November 8, 2014
5pm - 11pm
Van Diest Building
Hamilton County Fairground
Webster City, IA

On January 13th, 2014, Michelle Throntveit Enriquez (46 yrs old) was diagnosed with stage 3a Breast Cancer. Michelle graduated from Webster City High School in 1987. Michelle is married with 2 daughters to care for. She has had surgery, chemotherapy and radiation... and will have another surgery in the spring. Please come to the benefit and enjoy food, a silent auction and a DJ to help raise money for Michelle and her family. Everyone's welcome!!

Clarion Wellness & Rehabilitation Monthly Support Group for Caregivers
January 2, 2014 - December 31, 2014
6:30pm - 7:30pm (2nd Thursday of Month)
Fee: Free
Clarion Wellness & Rehab Center
110 13th Ave SW
Clarion, IA

Clarion Wellness & Rehabilitation Center is hosting a monthly support group for caregivers.  It is jointly sponsored by the facility, the Alzheimer's Association, Iowa Hospice, and Wright County Public Health and Hospice.  Meetings are held at the facility every second Thursday of the month from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm.  The support group is for those that are caregivers to someone in a care facility or for those living in their home.  Clarion Wellness & Rehabilitation Center's Activities Department will be providing entertainment for your loved one during the meeting.  Clarion Wellness & Rehabilitation Center is located at 110 13th Ave. S.W.  If you have questions please call Carla Kem at 515-532-2893.

2014 Grief Support Groups
January 14, 2014 - November 30, 2014
Fee: Free
First Congregational United Church of Christ (Stephen Ministry Room)
1000 Willson Avenue
Webster City, IA 50595

A Grief Support Group, for anyone who has ever experienced a loss of a loved one, is being offered to anyone in the community wanting to participate.  This Support Group will be offered 3 times per year -- February and March, June and July, September and October. They will also present a 3 week class, "Surviving the Holidays" in November.

The support group will be held on Sunday afternoons from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm in the Stephen Ministry Room of First Congregational United Church of Christ, located at 1000 Willson Avenue, in Webster City, Iowa.  This room is accessible via and elevator or stairway to the basement of the church.  The support group is non-denominational -- anyone needing a grief support group is invited to attend.

You can enroll in a support group by calling the church office at 515-832-2232, and by giving your name and phone number. 

Church needing donations for fundraiser!!
August 19, 2014 - November 28, 2014
7am - 1pm
St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Webster City, IA

St. Paul's Lutheran Church is taking donations of the following: empty ink jet printer cartridges; empty laser printer cartridges; (the following include cords & accessories) used cell phones, PDAs - Palm Pilots, Blackberrys, MP3 Players, IPods, Digital Cameras, DVD Video Games, GPS systems, Laptops, Scientific/Graphing Calculators, Tablets, E-Readers & IPads. St. Pauls' Lutheran Church will be open from 7am - 1pm Monday thru Friday to accept these donations. You'll be helping them raise funds while keeping the environment clean!
Wright County Adult Health Clinic
September 23, 2014 - October 28, 2015

Adult Health Clinics are available to any person  in Wright County, age 50 or older, bring your own clippers and files. The suggested donation for foot care is $10                               

Tuesday 10-14
Eagle Grove Senior Center
Blood Pressure Clinic   

Thursday  10-16-14
Belmond Community Apartments
Blood Pressure Clinic and Foot Clinic

Tuesday 10-21-14
Eagle Grove Wellness Center
Blood Pressure and Foot Clinic

Tuesday 10-28-14
Eagle Grove Senior Center
Blood Pressure Clinic



Southern Gospel Music concert
September 23, 2014 - October 1, 2015

Faith Community Church of rural Palmer welcomes the southern gospel trio, Three Bridges on Wednesday 10-1-14 they will be performing live at Faith Community Church 7pm, located 10 miles north of Manson .( For more information, visit online at www.faithccpalmer.org or call 712-359-2302

Eagle Grove United Methodist Church Harvest Blessings Bazaar
October 13, 2014 - October 25, 2014
8:30 - 1:00

Saturday October 25th, coffee at 8:30, lunch served 11-1p featuring creamed chicken on biscuits, salads, pie and beverage $7.50

Also offering baked goods, candy, crafts, cutlery, nuts, home décor , Holday items and more.

October 13, 2014 - November 8, 2014

Webster City Middle School 8th grade students going to Washington DC will be having a can drive on Saturday Nov 8th. Place your beverage cans and bottles on the curb that day by 8:00am. The students and their parents will pick up your donated items. If you need them picked up before then or any questions call 832-5341. WC to DC thanks you for your participation.

Gun Bash
October 17, 2014 - October 30, 2014
Fee: single-$35/couple-$50/greenwing -$15
Hamilton County Fairgrounds
Webster City, IA

Ducks Unlimited is holding a "Gun Bash" on Oct. 23rd at 5:30pm. Everyone's welcome to attend! Tickets are available for purchase at the door.

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