EPWORTH, Iowa — A food drive is underway this week from Western Dubuque Community School District’s Bobcat Den food pantry.

Through Saturday, Oct. 17, drop-off boxes are located at Silker’s in Epworth, Greenwood’s Grocery in Farley and Fareway in Peosta.

There also will be a “drive-by drop-off” from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Tower Park in Epworth.


Among the food items needed are granola bars, ready-to-eat meals, peanut butter and cereal.

The food drive is sponsored by the Western Dubuque High School FFA and Lions Club.