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Community Calendar/Thursday, July 20, 2017

The next summer production from the TRF Community Theater, “The Boys Next Door”, is a heartwarming comedy of champions, and the final performance is tonight at 7pm at the Northland Community College Theater. Tickets are available at Digi-Key’s East Entrance, Pennington Main and Pennington Square in TRF and at the door an hour before curtain time.

  The Thief River Falls Zehlians will be hosting an “Art and Wine Walk” in downtown Thief River Falls on Thursday, July 20th from 5:00-7:30pm.  Starting at the TRF Public Library, 16 businesses in downtown TRF will be participating with wine and snacks.  Each participating business will have an area artist or art displayed in their business.  Registration is from 5-6pm, the Wine Walk is from 5-7pm and a drawing will be held at 7:15pm; the cost is only $10.

 The Thief River Falls Library will have the “Evening Book Club” on Thursday, July 20th at 5:15pm; “Pre-School Storytime” at 6:45pm, and “Family Night” is at 7:00.  The library is open during the evening so that families can set aside time to enjoy using the library together.  For more information call the library at 681-4325.

 Community Calendar/Friday, July 21, 2017

There is a Farmer’s Market in Middle River every Friday afternoon throughout the summer from 1pm-5pm at the Gazebo on Main St.

 New Life Bible Camp, located next to Lake Bronson State Park,  is sponsoring a Women and Gals Retreat, Friday-Sunday, July 21st-23rd.  Camp will start Friday evening with supper and end Sunday afternoon with lunch; Debbie Griffith, of the radio program Everyday Matters, is the featured speaker.  The cost is $80/person or $240/family.  Registration forms are available at www.newlifebiblecamp.org.

Community Calendar/Saturday, July 22, 2017

The TRF Farmer’s Market will be open on Saturday at the Floyd B. Olson Park from 9am-noon.  You’ll find asparagus, onions, lettuces, donuts, baked goods, strawberries, honey, eggs and more!  They’ll also be at the park on Tuesdays from 3:30-6pm. 

 The Thief River Falls Public Library is having “Family Movie Time” at 2:00pm Saturday, July 22nd.  For more information call the library at 681-4325.

 Community Calendar/Monday, July 24, 2017

As part of the Summer Free Lunch Program, the TRF Library Ladies will be at Lion’s Park on Monday, July 24th at 11:30am to read stories to kids.  

The next summer production from the TRF Community Theater, “The Lion King Kids”, runs from Monday, July 24th through Wednesday, July 26th.  All performances are at 7pm at the Northland Community College Theater. Tickets are available at Digi-Key’s East Entrance, Pennington Main and Pennington Square in TRF and nightly at the door an hour before curtain time each evening.  The price is $12/Adults and $10/Students 12 and under.

 The Thief River Falls Public Library will have Preschool Storytime on Tuesday, July 25th at 9:30am, and Afternoon Book Club at 1:30pm.  For more information call the library at 681-4325.

 The TRF Farmer’s Market will be open on Tuesday at the Floyd B. Olson Park from 3:30-6:00pm.  You’ll find asparagus, onions, lettuces, donuts, baked goods, strawberries, honey, eggs and more! 

 The Snake and Middle River WRAPS is holding an Open House on Thursday, July 27th from 4-7pm at the Argyle Community Center.  There will be displays, a short presentation with information on local water quality and help to prioritize restoration efforts, activities for kids and refreshments. 

 The Thief River Falls Lion’s Club will be having a community picnic from 5:00-7:00pm on Thursday, July 27th at Lion’s Park; the picnic is open to the public.  Hamburgers, hot dogs, chips and beverages will be served with a free will donation being accepted. 

 The Middle River Community Theater will hold auditions for the Goosefest production of “Southern Hospitality” on Thursday, July 27th from 6:30-8:00pm.  If you are unable to be there please contact the director, Candy Gram, at 222-3334 from noon-4pm.  Please leave a message if voicemail picks up.

 The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) is proud to sponsor the Traveling Art Exhibit, which will be visiting northwest Minnesota communities throughout 2017.  The Traveling Art Exhibit includes original artwork by fifteen regional adult and high school artists and is currently on display at the Warroad Public Library until Thursday, July 27th.  For more information contact Exhibition Specialist, Kat Allen, at 701-360-0805.

 The Red Lake Falls Lions, as part of their Summerfest Celebration, will hold their 8th Annual 5K/10K walk/run on Saturday, July 29th at Voyageur’s View Campground in Red Lake Falls.  Registration begins that day at 7:30 am, with the race to begin at 8:30; there will also be a children’s fun run with registration at 7:30 am and the run beginning at 8:00, there is no fee to enter the children’s run.  After July 19th, registration is $20 and will not include a race shirt.  Winners of the 5K and 10K will receive plaques and /or medals.  All proceeds from the event will be used to support Lions humanitarian projects and/or local community causes.  Registration forms can be picked up at the Red Lake Falls City Hall or online at http://www.redlakefalls.com/

 Grant money is available from the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council for Arts Legacy grants up to $10,000 and Arts Projects grants up to $3,000; the deadline for application is August 1st .  To learn more about these grant programs visit www.NorthwestMinnesotaArtsCouncil.org, or call 218-745-9111.

 The Thief River Falls Chamber of Commerce is in need of over 40 volunteers for Riverfest on Friday, August 4th and Saturday, August 5th.  Volunteers will receive a free t-shirt and free admission.  Volunteer opportunities include working admission gates, set up and clean up.  To learn more about the different opportunities or to sign up, please contact the Chamber at 681-3720 or online at contact@trfchamber.com.

 Spaces are being sold for a multi-party Flea Market/Rummage Sale at the Evangelical Covenant Church parking lot, to be held on Saturday, August 26th from 8:00am-2:00pm.  All proceeds will go to support future Mission trips. To make your reservation or for more information contact Alice at 684-5420 or Donna at 681-4449 (mornings).

 

 

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