Turkey tenders anyone?

Come to the Nevada American Legion hall this Friday, May 26, to enjoy a grilled turkey tenders dinner from 5-7:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults; $4 for kids. Everyone is invited.

Nevada’s historical properties opening for tours

Dyer-Dowell Victorian House, 922 Fifth St., and Briggs Terrace/Evergreen Lane, 1204 H Ave., are opening for the season this coming Memorial weekend, starting May 28. Tours for these properties are available every Sunday, 2-4 p.m.

The Nevada Community History Center is open every second and fourth Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. until noon. If you would like a tour or to donate items, contact Linda Wright, email: lmwroberts@yahoo.com.

Do you have family or friends visiting? We will be happy to give a tour at any location upon request. To make your appointment, call 515-382-6684. Visit our website for more information nevadaiowahistory.org or check us out on our Facebook page, Nevada Community Historical Society.

Help write letters

Amnesty International will meet Saturday. May 27, 1:30-3:30 p.m., in the Dale Ross Board Room, Ames Public Library. We will discuss human rights issues and write letters on behalf of individuals whose human rights have been violated. The work is appropriate for high school age and older, but younger children are welcome in the meeting room. Bring a laptop or write letters by hand. Writing supplies, a printer and refreshments are provided. No dues. Contact info: 515-290-5827, msand@isunet.net.

Enjoy a honey queen show

Iowa Honey Queen Carly Raye Vannoy will give a program at the Story County Extension Office, 220 H Ave., Nevada, on Wednesday, May 31, starting at 6:30 p.m. Her show, about the role of honey bees as pollinators and their environmental impact alongside native pollinators is free and open to the public.