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Out and About: Aug. 6
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Friday, August 6

"Chicago: The Musical," 7:30 p.m., Lake Benton Opera House, Lake Benton. Phone (507) 368-4620; e-mail lakebentonoperahouse@gmail.com; or go to www.lakebentonoperahouse.org.

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Summer Celebration, flower show, music by Sound Choice, tractor rides and more, Hartley, Iowa. Go to www.hartleyiowa.com.

Osceola County Relay for Life, 10th annual fundraiser for the American Cancer Society with entertainment, food and ceremonies, 5 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Sibley-Ocheyedan High School track, Sibley.

26th annual Farmer Appreciation Days, with Golf Fun Night at Silver Lake Country Club and 7:30 p.m. performance of "Faith County" by the Lake Park Players at Harris-Lake Park High School, Lake Park, Iowa.

Starfire Rocks, a cruise-in and dance to benefit Southwest Minnesota Honor Flight, free-will donation, 6 p.m. to midnight, Rock County Courthouse square, 213 E. Luverne St., Luverne.

Swampy Days, 6:30 p.m., horseshoe tournament and supper, 7:30 p.m. bingo, memory quilt project, Bigelow.

"The Chalk Garden," 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Singles Dance, a fundraiser for Beginning Experience of Southwest Minnesota, music by Mylan Ray, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., American Legion Hall, 117 S. Hiawatha, Pipestone.

Saturday, August 7

Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m. to noon, W-2's Quality Meats, 362 Oxford St., Worthington.

Swampy Days, 8 a.m. volleyball tournament, concession stand and barbecue pork cook-off, 10 a.m. goofy golf and bean bag tournaments, 2 p.m. truck pull, 8 p.m. dance with music by Cold Brew at the fire hall, Bigelow.

20th annual Flying Farmer Fun Fly, featuring radio-controlled aircraft, concessions available, spectators welcome, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Boldt International Air Field, located four miles south and 1¾ miles west of Rushmore, 21316 300th St., Rushmore.

26th annual Farmer Appreciation Days, with 5k run/walk, display of World War II memorabilia, bike and trike display, watermelon feed, 11:15 a.m. pie eating contest, 1 p.m. parade, inflatables, 2 p.m. pedal tractor pull and water fights and street dance with music by IV Play from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lake Park, Iowa.

"Chicago: The Musical," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Lake Benton Opera House, Lake Benton. Phone (507) 368-4620; e-mail lakebentonoperahouse@gmail.com; or go to www.lakebentonoperahouse.org.

"The Chalk Garden," 4:30 and 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Summer Celebration, bed races, barbecue contest and more, Hartley, Iowa. Go to www.hartleyiowa.com

Pork Chop Supper, serving baked and breaded chop, boiled potatoes and gravy, vegetable, applesauce, tea rolls and coffee, 5 p.m. until gone, Eagles Club, 205 Oxford St., Worthington.

Spintacular Basketball Fundraiser, featuring the Bruce and Diane Crevier family, free-will donation for Gary and Candy Kellen's mission trip to Africa, 7 p.m., Worthington Christian School, 1770 Eleanor St., Worthington. Go to www.championsforever.com.

Singles Dance, sponsored by Northwest Iowa Area Singles, music by Mark & Len, singles and couples welcome, 8 p.m. to midnight, Hap Ketelson Community Center, Everly, Iowa.

Sunday, August 8

20th annual Flying Farmer Fun Fly, featuring radio-controlled aircraft, concessions available, spectators welcome, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Boldt International Air Field, located four miles south and 1¾ miles west of Rushmore, 21316 300th St., Rushmore.

26th annual Farmer Appreciation Days, with 1 p.m. tractor ride, 2 p.m. performance of "Faith County" by the Lake Park Players, 5 p.m. Lake Park Firemen's cruise-in and supper and Town & Country Boosters raffle drawing, Lake Park, Iowa.

"Chicago: The Musical," 2 p.m., Lake Benton Opera House, Lake Benton. Phone (507) 368-4620; e-mail lakebentonoperahouse@gmail.com; or go to www.lakebentonoperahouse.org.

"The Chalk Garden," 6 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Summer Celebration, omelet breakfast, Hartley, Iowa. Go to www.hartleyiowa.com

Monday, August 9

Bingo, 7 p.m., Eagles Club, 205 Oxford St., Worthington.

Prairie Steak Fry, hosted by Prairie Ecology Bus Center and the Jackson/Cottonwood County Cattlemen's Association, with humorist Al Batt, 5 to 8:30 p.m., Heron Lake Community Center, Heron Lake. Phone (507) 662-5064.

Tuesday, August 10

Historic Dayton House Coffee, serving homemade treats, 8:30 to 11 a.m., Historic Dayton House, 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington.

Farmers Market, 4 to 7 p.m., former Campbell Soup parking lot, downtown Worthington.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Wednesday, August 11

Area Wide Block Party, with inflatable bounce house, tractor hay rides, motorcycle rides, kiddie train, food, games, crafts, prizes, music and devotions, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., American Reformed Church, 1720 N. Burlington Ave., Worthington.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Thursday, August 12

Summer Card Parties, playing bridge, 500 and pinochle if enough interest, lunch served, 1 p.m., Wilmont Community Center, Wilmont.

Historic Dayton House Tours, 1:30 p.m., 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington.

Open House and Ice Cream Social, hosted by Sanford Hospice Luverne, bring lawn chairs, free ice cream and entertainment, The Cottage, 217 N. Oakley Street, Luverne. Phone (507) 283-1805 for more information.

Burger Basket Night, serving from 5 to 8 p.m., Eagles Club 3282, 205 Oxford St., Worthington.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Friday, August 13

Historic Dayton House Happy Hour, 5 to 7 p.m., Historic Dayton House, 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Saturday, August 14

Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m. to noon, W-2's Quality Meats, 362 Oxford St., Worthington.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 4:30 and 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Old-Fashioned Drive-In, car hops serving grilled hamburgers, hot dogs, bratwursts, chips, root beer floats and lemonade, 5 to 7 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church parking lot, 230 Clary St., Worthington.

Upper Midwest Singles Dance, music by Norgaard Duo, no line dancing, 8 p.m. to midnight, American Legion Hall, Brewster.

Sunday, August 15

Diocese of Winona Harvest Mass, music by the Buse family at 3:15 p.m., Mass at 4 p.m., followed by picnic supper, entertainment by the Goedtke Family Musicians, trolley rides and sale of handcrafted items, Ron and Janelle Einck farm, 1058 First St., Iona.

Journey Bound Quartet Concert, bring a lawn chair, free-will offering, 6 p.m., Ocheyedan City Park, Ocheyedan, Iowa. In case of inclement weather, concert will be at Ocheyedan Christian Reformed Church.

"Rabbit Hole," a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, 6 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Sunday Night Dance, music by Erv Reutzel Band, 7 to 10:30 p.m., American Legion Hall, Brewster. Contact Roxann, 370-4461.

Monday, August 16

Bingo, 7 p.m., Eagles Club, 205 Oxford St., Worthington.

Watermelon Days, with midway, food booths, 3:30 p.m. kiddie tractor pull, 6 p.m. kiddie parade, entertainment by comedian Granny L and the Gospel Express and 8 p.m. queen pageant, Sanborn.

Tuesday, August 17

Farmers Market, 4 to 7 p.m., former Campbell Soup parking lot, downtown Worthington.

"Beauty and the Beast," the classic Disney musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Wednesday, August 18

Summer Luncheon, reservations required, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Historic Dayton House, 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington. Phone 727-1311.

"Beauty and the Beast," the classic Disney musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Thursday, August 19

Historic Dayton House Tours, 1:30 p.m., 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington.

"Beauty and the Beast," the classic Disney musical, 8 p.m., Okoboji Summer Theatre, Okoboji, Iowa. For ticket information, phone (712) 332-7773.

Burger Basket Night, serving from 5 to 8 p.m., Eagles Club 3282, 205 Oxford St., Worthington

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