There will be a Blood Drive in Gonvick on Monday, June 11th, from 11:30 am – 6:00 pm at the Community Center Main Room. For an appointment contact Eileen at 487-5568, Joan Birkeland at 487-5423, Fay Bjerke at 487-6465 or go to www.bloodhero.com, sponsor code: gonvick; sponsored by the Gonvick Lutheran Parish.
The next Downtown Development Association meeting is scheduled for Monday, June 11th at 6:15pm at the Evergreen Eating Emporium. All are welcome!
First Lutheran Church is sponsoring Vacation Bible School from 5:30-7pm on June 11th-13th. All Pre-K through 6th grade students are welcome to attend.
Storytime will be held on Tuesday, June 12th at 9:30am at the Thief River Falls Public Library. For more information call the library at 681-4325.
St. Bernard’s Church is sponsoring a Blood Drive on Wednesday, June 13th from 12pm-6pm and on Thursday, June 14th from 8am-2:30pm in the church’s Parish Hall. For an appointment contact Theresa at 681-2208.
Enjoy an afternoon of fellowship and fun at noon on Tuesday, June 19th at the American Legion in Thief River Falls. Come and hear Joyce Buseman from Centerville, SD as she shares her personal story of tragedy and restored faith and Jordynn Johnsrud from Goodridge will bring her musical talents on the guitar. The cost is $9.00; for reservations or cancelations call Diane at 681-3229 or Carmen at 681-3091. Reservations are appreciated by Thursday, June 14th, call by Monday noon; sponsored by the Thief River Falls Christian Women’s Clubs/Stonecroft Ministries.
The Pennington County Sheriff’s Department is looking for volunteers from the community for a Mock Jail Stay. The goal of this exercise is intended to train staff and test the new functions and capabilities of the new facility. Applications and information are available at the Pennington County Sheriff’s Department or online at http://penningtonsheriff.org. Deadline for applications will be June 15th.
There will be a benefit for Tommy Calder on Saturday, June 16th from 11am-3pm at the Thief River Falls American Legion. Activities include a gun raffle, t-shirts, silent auctions, and raffle boards; the Saturday Legion Burger menu will be available. Tommy was diagnosed with leukemia in February, has had emergency surgery and is currently receiving treatments. For questions contact Ken at 218-256-0571 or Char at 218-398-4072.
Nazareth Lutheran Church of Holt is celebrating their 125th anniversary on Saturday and Sunday, June 16th and 17th. Registration for events on Saturday is from 1-5pm and on Sunday from 9:30-11am. It will be a weekend full of food, fun, and worship, all are welcome!
The Middle River Community Theater presents its 2018 Children’s Theater Production of “Super Potato” on Sunday June 17th through Tuesday, June 19th at the Ye Olde Depot Theater; all performances are at 7pm. The prices are adults/$10, children 12 and under/$7, and Seniors 62 and over/$7; advance tickets available at Young’s General Store.
The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is pleased to announce an exhibition of paintings and other works by Judy Szlarski, a long-time artist of Argyle. Judy’s art exhibit is now open at the NWMAC Gallery in East Grand Forks through July 14th. For questions, call Kat Allen, Exhibition Specialist, at 701-360-0805.