Critter Cindy visits Waukee Public Library - Waukee - Friday, Feb. 9

Join Critter Cindy of the Dallas County Conservation on Friday, Feb. 9 at the Waukee Public Library. The program is recommended for preschool children ages 3-5 years old and will cover the topic of nature.

Lions Club Community Breakfast - Grimes - Saturday, Feb. 10

The Grimes Lions Club will host a free will offering community breakfast on Saturday, Feb. 10 from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. French toast, sausage, biscuits & gravy, scrambled eggs, and drinks will be served.The breakfast will be held at the Grimes Community Complex, which is located at 410 SE Main Street, Grimes, in the heart of the Grimes Governors District.

Cocoa and Cacao: a Chocolate Workshop - Grimes - Saturday, Feb. 10

The Grimes Public Library will host a class that indulges on the rich history of chocolate, the formation of cacao, and the process of making a variety of chocolate. Class attendees will also discuss and taste the differences between dark, milk, and white chocolate. The class will occur at 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Register for the event at the Grimes Public Library.