Calendar of Events - Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce
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Golf Outing
09/07/17
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Events in the next 30 days...
08/22/17
Kendall Young Library will host the Noon Book Club on Tuesday, August 22 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm in the library’s meeting room. The club will discuss The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman. Copies of the books are available at the Adult Checkout Desk. New members are always welcome. Feel free to bring your lunch! No cost.
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08/23/17

Caning with Tom Eddy

August 2 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Caning with Tom Eddy

Learning to cane with someone who has experience can take some of the “hurt” out of doing it and replace that with pride in your accomplishment of the process and the beauty of your final product.


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08/23/17
Join us for the launch of CCI’s climate justice organizing! We’ll discuss what we can do on the local level to transition our communities to 100% clean energy that benefits 100% of the people. We won’t transition to a clean energy future without grassroots organizing in communities all over Iowa. Join us and learn how we can win!
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08/25/17
RitaMae Rossman, granddaughter to the late Cora MacFarland, will be generously donating her grandmother’s quilt to Kendall Young Library during a special quilt open house on Friday, August 25 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm in the library’s meeting room.
Cora, a midwife, helped bring MacKinlay Kantor into the world, and a quilt was eventually made from her midwife uniform.
Stop in to view this beautiful quilt, and to help RitaMae commemorate her grandmother on the 100 year anniversary of Cora’s passing.
 

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08/26/17

Rag Rugmaking

August 26 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Back by popular demand!


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08/28/17
Playwright Phil Olson of Los Angeles returns to Webster City Community Theatre for a staged reasding of his most recent addition to the "Don't Hug Me" seires of musical comedies.  The public is invited to attend the staged reading at no cost.  

Loween Getter will direct a cast of nine.  With minimal rehearsal time and set, the actors will bring the story of Gunner and Clara Johnosn who own the Bunyan Bar in Bunyan Bay, Minnesots. To supplement their income, they lease a portion of their bar to KOLD Radio.  Bernice, Aarvid and Kanute are regulars at the bar and on-air personalities on "Crappie Talk," "Book Beat," and the news.  When Sal Carducci and his ex-wife Donna arrive from Brooklyn to buy the radio station and open a hotel and lounge, things in Bunyan Bay get interesting!

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08/29/17
Come to the library for some stress free coloring! No cost.
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09/07/17

Team of 4 Only:  $160 - 9 holes of golf and dinner for 4 following the tournament
Hole Sponsor Only:  $100 + $25 Prize - Dinner for 2 and sponsorship privileges**
Hole & Team Sponsorship: $260 + $25 Prize - 9 holes of golf, dinner for 4, & sponsorship privileges**
Guests - Meal Only:  $10 - Guests are welcome to attend the dinner

**Sponsorship Privileges:  mention in our promotional pieces, signage for your business on course, opportunity to “staff” your sponsor area, network with tournament participants, recognition at the event during pre- and post-tournament announcements.

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09/07/17
Join us as we new members & employees, share news of interest, network, and enjoy coffee & treats.
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09/07/17
Join Humanities Iowa's Abby Dubisar as she discusses the lifework of Ruth Buxton Sayre, known during her lifetime as "First Lady of the Farm." Attend and learn how Sayre helped to redefine the accepted characterization of women on farms, and convinced women of their role in postwar construction. No cost.
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09/09/17
We will have a presentation on the life of the Monarch Butterfly; discuss why its numbers are declining, and local efforts being made to increase the population. We will go for a butterfly hike following the presentation at Bauer’s Slough or the Prairie at Brigg’s Woods Park. We will car caravan to a parking lot and walk the mowed trails. We will try to catch some butterflies, identify the species, observe them, and then release them. We have a limited number of butterfly nets and identification guides to share on the hike. People are welcome to bring their own net and butterfly field guides.
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09/11/17
Regardless of our love, protection, wisdom and effort, our kids go through stress and difficult situations. Helps kids ages 10-14 navigate that stress and handle those difficult situations.  Research has shown that youth program participants: 
  • Increase their academic success
  • Strengthen communication skills
  • Gain tools that improve relationships
FREE 7-week program. Free child care is also provided for families in attendance.   For more information, or to register, please call Susan Schmitz at the Hamilton County Extension Office. Families may also register on line at: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/hamilton/sfp10-14.

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09/14/17 - 09/16/17
Thursday & Friday, September 14 & 15 beginning at 9:00 a.m. - ?
Saturday, September 16 -  9:00a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Free admission and everyone welcome
Come join us in Webster City, Iowa the Doodle Bug Capital of the World

Doodle Bugs and all other scooters welcome!
Extended trail ride, plus an endurance run are planned
Several parts vendors will be in attendance so  you can get that part you've been hoping to find.  Come to buy, sell or swap.
Meet old friends and make new ones

For more infomation:
Gerald Huisman      515-835-9315  doodlebugcoa@gmail.com
Vern Ratcliff            515-832-5727
Jerry Wells    515-832-4194    jcwells@q.com
Don Nokes    515-209-8083     nokesbackachers@mediacombb.net
Jim Juon    515-460-3854    doodlebugscooters@gmail.com
 

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09/14/17
Free music entertainment.
Bring your own lawn chair.
Open mic available.
 

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09/16/17

Holidaze: Welded Garden Sculpture with Doug Abbott

Holidaze: Welded Garden Sculpture with Doug Abbott

This will be a creative adventure in the park as you work with Doug to create your own unique welded holiday tree suitable for outdoor seasonal decorating.


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09/17/17

Holidaze: Welded Garden Sculpture with Doug Abbott

Holidaze: Welded Garden Sculpture with Doug Abbott

This will be a creative adventure in the park as you work with Doug to create your own unique welded holiday tree suitable for outdoor seasonal decorating.


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09/18/17
Regardless of our love, protection, wisdom and effort, our kids go through stress and difficult situations. Helps kids ages 10-14 navigate that stress and handle those difficult situations.  Research has shown that youth program participants: 
  • Increase their academic success
  • Strengthen communication skills
  • Gain tools that improve relationships
FREE 7-week program. Free child care is also provided for families in attendance.   For more information, or to register, please call Susan Schmitz at the Hamilton County Extension Office. Families may also register on line at: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/hamilton/sfp10-14.

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09/18/17

Creating your Personal Stories with Jennifer Berte

September 18 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Creating your Personal Stories with Jennifer Berte

This workshop encourages you to bask in the beauty of beautiful Briggs Woods Park immersed for two days in all things literary. T


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09/18/17

Quilting in Nature with Carmon Slater

Quilting in Nature with Carmon Slater

This workshop combines the beauty of beautiful Briggs Woods Park with two days immersed in all involving quilting.


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09/19/17

Quilting in Nature with Carmon Slater

Quilting in Nature with Carmon Slater

This workshop combines the beauty of beautiful Briggs Woods Park with two days immersed in all involving quilting.


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