Community Calendar/Thursday, March 30, 2017
All veterans and family members are invited to the Retirement Party for Wayne Kilen, Marshall County (East) Veteran Service Officer, at the Middle River American Legion from 2pm-4pm on Thursday, March 30th; Wayne will be retiring on March 31st. You can also congratulate his wife, Shirley, who assisted him in serving veterans and their families. Lunch and refreshments will be served. You can also come and meet his replacement, Brett Brandon. For more information call Brett Brandon at 218-689-3974.
There will be a Dementia Community Presentation on Thursday, March 30th from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the City Hall in Red Lake Falls. Topics covered will be “Signs of Dementia”, “How Dementia Happens”, and “What Can We Do About It?”. Snacks and refreshments will be served.
The Tri Community Living at Home/Block Nurse Program has scheduled upcoming activities on Friday, March 31st; there will be Wii Bowling and BBQ’s at 1pm at the Newfolden Center. For more information call LAH/BNP at 874-2256. All are welcome to all activities!
There will be a Fish Fry in the Parish Hall at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church on Friday, March 31st, serving from 5:30pm-7:00pm. The price is $13 for two fillets and $11 for one fillet. Carry-out orders are from 5:00–7:00 and delivery orders are taken after 3:00pm, call 681-3560. There is no delivery charge but tips are welcome for the driver. St. Bernard’s School will also have pies and desserts available at the “Dessert Sweet Shop”.
There will be a Lenten Fish fry on Friday, March 31st from 4:30pm-7:30pm at St. Ann’s Church in Goodridge. One fillet is $11, two fillets are $13; the menu includes pan-fried walleye, baked potato, vegetable, coleslaw, rolls, bars, coffee and milk. Everyone is welcome!
The Lincoln High School Drama Club is pleased to announce their production of “Alice in Wonderland”. Performances will be Friday, March 31st and Saturday, April 1st at 7:00pm in the LHS Auditorium. Tickets will be available at the door only; the cost is $6 for adults and $4 for students.
TRF Radio celebrates agriculture with the Annual Farm Appreciation Breakfast on Saturday, April 1st from 7am-10am at the Eagles Club in Thief River Falls. Come and enjoy a FREE breakfast of pancakes, sausages, juice and coffee.
The Annual Meeting of the Roseau Electric Cooperative, Inc. will be held on Saturday, April 1st at the Roseau High School Commons and Theater. Registration begins at 9am, with the Business Meeting at 10am to include director elections. There will be special entertainment, prizes and gifts and a noon meal. See the Volts and Views newsletter for all the details.
There will be a Smelt Fry on Saturday, April 1st at 4:30pm at the Middle River American Legion. The menu includes smelt or pollock, potato salad, beans, bread, coffee and lemonade, and free keg beer for adults. The cost is adults/$13, 12 and under/$4 and preschool free.
The Goodridge Area Fire and Rescue is sponsoring their 13th Annual Open House and Fundraiser on Saturday, April 1st. The Open House will be held from 4:00pm-7:00pm at the Fire Hall and the supper is from 5:00pm-8:00pm at the Goodridge Lions Hall. The menu includes burgers, French fries, ice cream, milk, juice and coffee. Buy a 10 prize raffle ticket for $10 from a Fireman, First Responder or Board Member; drawing to be held Saturday, April 22nd. There will also be a live band at 9pm at the Goodridge Liquor Store.
There will be a Heritage Center Fundraiser on Sunday, April 2nd from 8:00am-1:00pm at the Heritage Center in Thief River Falls. The Sunday Morning Breakfast Egg Bake will be served by the Thief River Falls Kiwanis Club and includes a Silent Auction and a minimum $7.00 Free Will Donation; children under 5yrs. are free.
The Marshall County Fair is serving a Free Will Offering Sunday Dinner on Sunday, April 2nd from 11am-1pm at the Viking Diner in Viking. The menu includes pork loin with dressing, mashed potatoes with gravy, carrots or green beans, coleslaw, and dessert; proceeds will go to the Marshall County Grandstand Fund.
The Annual Minnesota Deer Hunters Association Banquet will be Monday, April 3rd at 5pm at the Eagles Club in Thief River Falls. Tickets are $60, available at Erl’s Market, and include a one-year membership to the MNDHA. Get your tickets early; there are a limited number available.
Thief Lake Living At Home will host a History and Hotdish Evening on Tuesday, April 4th at 6pm at the Spruce Valley Community Center in Middle River. The program will be on the history of Johnny Appleseed; some of his descendants will be the speakers. Everyone is welcome!
The Senior LinkAge Line will be hosting a Volunteer Recruitment Fair in Thief River Falls on Wednesday, April 5th from 2-4pm at the Heritage Center. They will give you, the volunteer, the opportunity to learn about agencies in your community, as well as match your gifts with their volunteer needs. Stop by and enjoy refreshments and door prizes and see how you can make a difference and spark your passion.
The next Thief River Falls Food Shelf Distribution will be Thursday, April 6th from 10am-1pm at the River of Life Church on Hwy 59 South.
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