Orange City Area Health SystemThe Auxiliary of Orange City Area Health System is hosting its popular Holiday Open House on Thursday, November 6th from 8 am – 4 pm in the hospital’s gift garden and health system main campus front lobby at 1000 Lincoln Circle SE in Orange City. A bake sale features decadent desserts to homemade saucyjies (Dutch Pig-in-the-Blankets). New holiday merchandise will be showcased. Proceeds directly benefit patients and families served by OCAHS. For a calendar of health system events visit and “Like” the Orange City Area Health System Facebook Page

soup and pieBethel Lutheran Church of Sutherland, Iowa is hosting its annual Election Day Soup Dinner & Bazaar on November 4th from 11 am to 1 pm. Adults are $6, 10 and under are $3, and preschool is free. Three varieties of soups, breads, desserts, and drink.

Rummage SaleThe annual gems and junque sale will be Saturday, November 1st from 9 am until 3 pm at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Hartley, Iowa.

They have rummaged through attics, basements, and cupboards to find must have items especially for you. Gems include: toys, bake sale items, holiday decorations, books, dishes, kitchen items, small appliances, pictures, and much more. They will appreciate donations of room-ready items on the previous Thursday and Friday, October 30th and 31st. No Clothing or large furniture items are accepted.

All proceeds go to Camp Okoboji

Meal will be available in the Fellowship Hall for $7.50

santaThe Sheldon Eagles Club will be having an auction on Saturday November 1st at 411 Park Street, on Highway 18 next to the old Hy-Vee. 5 – 7pm will be Happy Hour with snacks, and at 7 pm it’s auction time. Auction proceeds go to buy Christmas presents for the kids at Midwest Christian Services near Peterson, Iowa.

Open to the public, there’s something for everyone.

comedy tragedy masks theater theatreWestern Christian High School’s drama department presents the spirited and charming show Meet Me in St. Louis on November 6 and 7 at 7 p.m. in Western’s gym. Meet Me in St. Louis depicts growing up and discovering what is truly important in life, while incorporating enough mischief to keep it interesting. Experience this family friendly show, promoting the importance of home and family. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

Lions Club Omlet Supper

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comedy tragedy masks theater theatre Off Off Broadway presents “Escanaba In Da Moonlight” which will be held at the Ashton Legion Hall on November 6 – 9. Dinner at 5:30 pm and curtain at 8.

“Escanaba In Da Moonlight” is written by Jeff Daniels, and directed by King Hickman

For reservations call The 1015 Steak Company at 712-754-3540 between 2:00 and 9:00 pm Tues-Sat

THE STORY: When the Soady clan reunites for the opening day of deer season at the family’s Upper Peninsula camp, thirty-five-year-old Reuben Soady brings with him the infamous reputation of being the oldest Soady in the history of the Soadys never to bag a buck. In a hunting story to beat all hunting stories, ESCANABA IN DA MOONLIGHT spins a hilarious tale of humor, horror and heart as Reuben goes to any and all lengths to remove himself from the wrong end of the family record book.

vote voting ballotTuesday, November 4th is Election Day in Sheldon. Make sure you cast your vote and then stop by and get a wonderful meal at the Sheldon United Methodist Church at 506 8th Street. They will be serving Chicken Noodle, Vegetable Beef and Chili soup and delicious homemade pies for you to enjoy. Serving will be 4:30 to 7 pm, so come early and bring the whole family. A freewill offering will be taken. Remember to vote and then come have supper at the Sheldon United Methodist Church.