FRIDAY, JAN. 27 to SUNDAY, JAN. 29
Cabin Fever Weekend, including a variety of indoor and outdoor activities in and around Charles City.
FRIDAY, JAN. 27
Charles City Community Blood Drive, from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 705 3rd Ave., appointments encouraged by contacting 800-287-4903, texting LIFESERVE to 999-777 or visiting lifeserve blood center.org.
Cabin Fever Murder Mystery Dinner Party, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Charles City Public Library.
SATURDAY, JAN. 28
Iowa Sen. Sandy Salmon, Senate District 29, town hall meeting will be at the Floyd County Museum from 11 a.m. to noon.
Charles City Area Chamber of Commerce Bingo Night, 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Columbus Club; all welcome; must be 18 to play or accompanied by an adult; cash bar and snacks available.
THURSDAY, FEB. 2
Charles City Public Library and the Charles Theatre present “Book to Big Screen,” a discussion of the book “A Man Called Ove,” by Fredrick Backman at 5:30 p.m. at the library; with the movie “A Man Called Otto,” starring Tom Hanks, playing at the theater Feb. 3, 4, 5, and 9.
SATURDAY, FEB. 4
Winter Biathlon sponsored by Floyd County Conservation at the Tosanak Recreation Area beginning at 9 a.m.; participants will cross country ski a 1-mile loop (adults will ski it twice) with stops to shoot BB guns at targets from various positions; all equipment provided; register at mycountyparks.com under Floyd County, then under Featured Events.
Iowa Sen. Sandy Salmon, Senate District 29, town hall meeting will be at the Greene City Library from 9 to 10 p.m.
SATURDAY, FEB. 11
Iowa Sen. Sandy Salmon, Senate District 29, town hall meeting will be in Nashua at the Nashua Welcome Center from 11 a.m. to noon.
• The Charles City Public Library will be closed from Feb. 7 until about Feb. 23 because of work in the lobby; all due dates will be extended until Feb. 24; call 641-257-6319 or log in online to reserve materials for curbside pickup.
• Messiah’s Food Pantry, 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, and noon to 3 p.m. Fridays; 102 N. Main St., Charles City, access at the rear of the building; for more information call 641-257-1119.
• Charles City Senior Center – Congregate Meals onsite at noon Mondays through Fridays after programs, reserve meals by calling 641-228-3114; public bingo at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays.
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