12/12 Single Spirits Planning Meeting:
The Single Spirits club will meet Thursday, December 12th at 7pm at the Spirit Lake Community room. They’ll be planning activities for the next 5 weeks and also playing cards and games following the meeting.
12/13 Kiwanis Baked Potato Bar:
The Kiwanis After Five club holds a Baked Potato Bar Friday, December 13th during the home Spencer basketball game. Serving is 5-7:30pm at the High School Student Center. Tickets are $6 at the door.
12/14 Veteran’s Appreciation Dinner:
All Clay County veterans and their spouses are invited for a FREE meal Saturday, December 14th at the Spencer American Legion. Serving is 4:30 until 7pm. You do NOT have to be a member of the VFW or Legion to attend.
12/14 Cookie Walk and Vendor Fair in Estherville:
Crossroads Community Church in Estherville will hold a Cookie Walk and Vendor Fair Saturday, December 14th from 9am to 1pm. There will be 30 vendors on hand as well as crafts and activities for the kids.
12/15 Moose Lodge Breakfast:
Women of the Moose will host a breakfast Sunday, Decmeber 15th from 9am to 12:30 pm at the Lodge. A free will offering will be accepted and donated to local charities. The menu includes eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, toast, pancakes, and French toast.
12/20 Bake Sale in Fostoria:
The Fostoria United Methodist Church will hold a Christmas Goodies Sale at the Farmer’s Savings Bank in Fostoria Friday, December 20th from 8am to 4:45pm.
12/21 Spencer Craft Bazaar and Bake Sale:
Grace United Methodist Church will hold a craft and bake sale Saturday, December 21st from 8am to 2pm at the church.
Miscellaneous Christmas Activities:
Joy to the World Advent Celebration fr4om the Praise Team at the United Methodist Church in Estherville. Sunday December 15th at 2pm.
Caroling in Fostoria: December 18th at 7pm at the Fostoria United Methodist church. Refreshments will be served.
Spencer Area Activity Center:
Tuesday, December 10th: 500 and Piano by Madeline.
Wednesday, December 11th: Fitness Class and Pass 4 Pinochle.
Thursday, December 12th: Exercise, Bridge, and Music by Cousin Jerry.
Friday, December 13th: Fitness Class and Pass Pinochle.
12/16 Retirement Coffee at Spencer City Hall:
There will be a retirement coffee Monday, December 16th from 5:30 until 6:30pm at Spencer City Hall for retiring councilmen David Scott and George Kruger.
12/25 Christmas Day Dinner in Spencer:
Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer is hosting a Christmas Day Ham Dinner from 11:30 to 1pm at the parish center. A free-will donation will be accepted but there is no charge for the meal, RSVP’s are requested, however, at 262-3047. Please attend if you have no other plans for Christmas.
Autism Spectrum Support Group of Northwest Iowa
The Autism Spectrum Support Group of Northwest Iowa meets the third Monday of every month from 7pm to 8:30pm at Hope Reformed Church in Spencer. New members are welcome.