American Legion Steak Fry

Make plans to stop by the American Legion Friday night for a great steak dinner, to help veterans and their families. The dinner is from 6-8 p.m., and includes a 16 ounce steak, baked potato, French fries, lettuce salad, bread and trimmings. The cost is just $15 for adults and $8 for children under 12.

Quilts of Valor Workshop

Quilters of all skill levels are invited to join the annual Quilts of Valor Workshop at the Polk City Library this Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Quilters will piece together a lap-sized quilt top that will be quilted and presented to a local veteran as a token of thanks. Pre-registration is required. Contact Pam at 515-984-6119. The quilts will be on display at the library during July.

PCFD Pizza Delivery

The Polk City Fire Department and Papa’s Pizzeria are teaming up for a special fire safety/public education event. On Tuesday April 23, if you order a pizza between the hours of 5-8 p.m., your pizza will be delivered by the Polk City Fire Department. After delivering your pizza, the firefighters will be happy to answer any questions about fire safety, check your smoke alarms, replace old batteries (if needed) and look for houses that are in need of smoke alarms.

(To submit Polk City area news, please email Ann Krause at annkrause@ymail.com or call her at 515-229-6091.)