DeSoto wildlife refuge to host art show, sale
DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge near Missouri Valley, Iowa, will host its 12th annual Art of the Wild Show and Sale from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the visitor center.
The works of more than 20 artists will be displayed. All the works will focus primarily on the regional wildlife of the Missouri River basin and Great Plains. Exhibitors will be present both days.
The show is hosted by and is a fundraiser for the Friends of Boyer Chute and DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge.
An entrance permit is required for all vehicles. Permits may be obtained at the pay stations near the entrances or at the visitor center.
Health care forum at VA clinic in Lincoln
Veterans who receive health care services at the VA clinic in Lincoln are invited to an informational forum at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the clinic auditorium at 600 S. 70th St.
Pharmacy residency and caregiver support programs will be the topics of discussion. Veterans also can ask questions about any VA health care topic and share feedback on their experiences at the clinic.
Indians and economy are focus of talk
The final Washington County Historical Association Talk of the year will begin at 7:15 p.m. Thursday at Too Far North in Fort Calhoun, Neb.
Lance Morgan, CEO of Ho-Chunk Inc., will discuss “The Economic Future of the American Indian.”
Saturday will be the last day of the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum on Main Street exhibit “Journey Stories” at the Washington County Museum in Fort Calhoun. Hours will be noon to 4 p.m. that day.
Compiled by Sue Story Truax