Ben’s Five & Dime Open House - Friday, Sept. 29, and Saturday, Sept. 30


In celebration of their recent renovation, the store will be hosting an open house from 9 - 7p.m. on Friday and 9-5 p.m. on Saturday. The open house will include treats from three bakers, as well additional mini donuts on Saturday, Sept. 30. Prizes, certificates, and many other items will be available. All are welcome to attend and stop by.


St. Patrick’s annual ‘Light Up the Knight’ fundraiser - Saturday, Sept. 30


St. Patrick’s school will host their annual ‘Light Up the Knight’ fundraiser which will feature a nighttime spin. Participants will wear their pajamas, and food this year will be pancakes. Inflatables will be featured and all are welcome to the family event running from 4-8:30 p.m.


Outdoor Movie Night - Saturday, Sept. 30


The Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church will host an outdoor movie night starting at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30. The movie, “What If?” will be shown, and free pizza, popcorn, and Picket Fence Creamery chocolate milk will be available. Showtime is 7:30, rain or shine. All are welcome to attend.


Children’s Halloween Costume Swap - Monday, Oct. 2


The Perry Public Library will offer a children’s costume swap lasting from Monday, Oct. 2 to Monday, Oct. 25. The goal of the event is to trade clean, gently-used costumes to the library in order to swap for other costumes. Swap out one costume for each costume you donate. For more details, contact Suzanne Kestel at the library: 515-465-3569.


Hy-Vee to host Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic - Tuesday, Oct. 3


Perry’s Hy-Vee will host a walk-in flu shot clinic on Tuesday, Oct. 3 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The mobile clinic will be set up 10 - 1 p.m. downtown at 2nd & Willis Ave., and will move to the Hy-Vee Parking Lot from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Contact the Perry Pharmacy for more details at 515-465-3543.