Enjoy a kids’ play


The United Community School district will be putting on the play, ‘Revenge of the Pigs’ by Brian D. Taylor on April 21 and 22. The play is produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service, Inc., Englewood, Colo. This play is the sequel to the three little pigs with a few other fairytale characters thrown in to keep things interesting. The play is directed by Valerie Brewer, with the help of co-directors Nick Bassett and Deb Lindgren. To find out how this grand quest for revenge turns out, come to United Community School, 1284 U Ave., Boone, on April 21 at 6:30 p.m., and/or April 22 at 2 p.m. Tickets will be $2 a person or $6 for a family, at the door.


Hamballs anyone?


Get ready for some good food, because the Huxley Historical Society is putting on a Fjord-syle Norwegian hamball dinner on Saturday, April 22, from 4-7 p.m. at the Nord-Kalsem Community Center, 204 W. Fifth St. A good-will donation will be accepted for the meal, as the Society seeks to raise funds for upkeep of the historical Maland Home. Carry-out is available. Thanks to Fareway of Huxley for being a sponsor.


Vendor event in Cambridge


On Saturday, April 22, a Spring Fling vendor and craft show will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Dorcas Hall in Cambridge. Vendors include Grace & Heart, LuLaRoe, Merrilee’s Greeting Cards, Norwex, Premier Designs Jewelry, Rodan & Fields, Scentsy and Thirty-One, along with handmade craft tables.


Run for the Trees


Saturday, April 29, 8-10 p.m.


Join the Iowa Arboretum and the Boone History Museums for a beautiful scenic 5K or 1 mile Family Walk/Run on well-maintained trails. What could be a better spring location than the arboretum to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate Arbor Day? A fun variety of Arbor Day activities will follow the race!