Taco night

The Story City American Legion”s Taco Night is Wednesday, Sept. 13, 5:30-7 p.m.; $75 Blackout Jackpot Bingo will be from 6:30-8 p.m.

Story Festival Desert and a Show

Story Festival Desert and a Show with Eric Hanson, Darrin Crow and Tom Mulligan will be Thursday, Sept. 14, at 6:30 p.m. at the Story City Theater. Tickets are $10.

Homecoming Parade

Roland-Story's Homecoming Parade will be Friday, Sept. 15, at 2:45 p.m.

'Putnam County Spelling Bee'

Judge Story's Theater Troupe presents the musical comedy “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” on Friday, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. at the Grand Viking Hall. Tickets are $15.

Homecoming Game

Roland-Story's varsity football Homecoming game will be Friday, Sept. 15, at 7:30 p.m. with the Homecoming Dance following at 10 p.m.

Darrin Crow Workshop

The Darrin Crow Workshop, which is part of the Story Festival, will be Saturday, Sept. 16, at 9:30 a.m. at Bertha Bartlett Public Library. Tickets are $15.

Writer's Forum

Story Festival Writer's Forum will be Saturday, Sept. 16, at 11:30 a.m. at Bertha Bartlett Public Library. There is no charge for this event.

History Stops

Story Festival Downtown History Stops, with actors playing the roles of historic locals, will be Saturday, Sept. 16, from 1-3 p.m. in downtown Story City. Free-will donations will be accepted.

Scary Stories

Story Festival Scary Stories will be Saturday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m. at the Fairview Lodge. Free-will donations will be accepted.

Steak Night

Story City American Legion's Steak Night will be Saturday, Sept. 16, from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Legion Hall.

Fall for Junk

The Central Iowa Junk Jaunt will be held Sept. 15-17. Several Story City and Roland businesses are involved in the event. See our website for a map of the 20 vendors in several communities that are involved.

Feed the Hungry

Join the Story City Antique Carousel and the Roland-Story National Honor Society as they come together to feed families in Story County. Bring a non-perishable food item to the Story City Carousel on Saturday, Sept. 16, from noon to 6 p.m., and receive a free ride. All donations will go to Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry.

Women Making it Work

The United Way of Story County is offering a free course to help women learn to manage their finances. “Women Making it Work: You and Your Money” will be held Mondays from Sept. 18-Oct. 9, from 5:30-7 p.m. at Roland-Story Elementary School, 900 Hillcrest Drive., Story City. Call 515-268-5142 to register.

Help is needed for the Hurricane Harvey victims

Considering donating blood! LifeServe Blood Center will be at the Story City Community Center on Thursday, Sept. 14, from 12:30-5:30 p.m. To schedule an appointment to donate, please call 800-287-4903.

Play cards

On Friday, Sept. 15, at 1 p.m., at the Story City Community Center people age 55 and over are invited to play bridge club and/or the card game “Hand and Foot.” No reservations or charge required, but a snack to share is appreciated.

Fellowship luncheon

On Wednesday, Sept. 20, a Fellowship Luncheon will be held at 11 a.m. at the Story City Community Center. The cost is $4 per person age 55 and over. Menus can be picked up at the community center. Reservations can be made by calling Ruby Olson at 515-733-9278.

Story Theater

The faith-based Christian film, “All Saints,” starring John Corbett, will be shown this weekend at the historic Story Theater in Story City, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Sept. 15, 16, 17, at 7 p.m., with special Saturday and Sunday matinees at 4:30 p.m. Admission is only $4, and the film is rated PG. For more information, call 515-733-4551 or 515-733-4319, and like us on Facebook at wwww.facebook.com/storytheater.