iJAG Carnival


6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 14 at Perry High School.


iJAG is hosting a carnival on Thursday, March 14. Wristbands are $5 and allow kids to play all the games as many times as they want. A pasta dinner and dessert is available for $3 a person.


Green Eggs and Ham Breakfast


7-10 a.m. Saturday, March 16 at Trinity Lutheran Church.


Bring the kids for green eggs and ham, pancakes, real butter, syrup, Picket Fence chocolate milk and orange juice. A free-will offering will be taken. Carry-outs available. Call 515-465-3272 or just stop by.


Shark Week Spring Break Programs


March 18, 20, 22 at Perry Public Library.


Perry Public Library will offer children’s Spring Break programs Monday, March 18, Wednesday, March 20 and Friday, March 22. Programs are free and no registration is required. Monday’s program is at 10:30 a.m. and is for 2-5 year olds. Wednesday is at 2 p.m. and is for 3rd to 5th grade students. Friday’s program is at 10:30 a.m. and is for Kindergarten through 2nd grade.


Lenten Worship and Lunch


12:05 p.m. Tuesday, March 19 at First Presbyterian Church.


Perry Ministerial Association will again hold its worship and lunch for Lent. Worship begins at 12:05 p.m. with lunch to follow. Offering will be received to help Good Samaritan Fund. The services will be held on Tuesdays through April 19. Service and lunch will next be served on March 26 at Mount Olivet Lutheran Church.


March Book Club Meeting


1 p.m. Tuesday, March 19 at Clarion Room, 1102 Willis Ave.


The selected title is “The Far Away Brothers: Two Young Migrants and the Making of an American Life” by Lauren Markham. All interested readers are invited to join the group! For more information, call the Perry Public Library: 515-465-3569. Discussion leader is Library Director Mary Murphy.


Sesquicentennial Trivia Fundraiser


6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21 at La Poste.


This trivia night is rescheduled from an earlier date. Registration is $10 per person, with up to eight per team. RSVP to Julie at 465-4601 or just show up the night of.