The Thief River Falls Public Library is sponsoring a Pumpkin Carving Contest on Monday, October 29th from 3:30-5pm at the library; you bring the pumpkin and they’ll bring the tools. Storytime will be held on Tuesday, October 30th at 9:30am and on Halloween you can come to the library and show off your costumes, do some trick-or-treating and get some candy. Make the library a stop on your list of places to go on Halloween, from 3:30-8:15pm. For more information call the library at 681-4325.
Tri-Community Living at Home will be hosting a session presented by the Area Agency on Aging on “Understanding Changes to Medicare Cost Plans” on Tuesday, October 30th at 3:30pm at the Newfolden Community Center. This session will provide information for persons with Medicare, regarding making insurance decisions. For more information call 874-2256.
Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered recovery program that meets every Tuesday night at Epiphany Station in Thief River Falls. This program is for anyone who is dealing with life’s hurts, habits or hang-ups. The night starts at 6pm with a free meal followed by worship with a teaching or testimony; the night ends in small groups. The groups currently offered are women’s life issues, addiction and grief and loss; and men’s addictions and life issues. Nursery is provided, as well as celebration place for elementary aged children. For questions email email@example.com
The LHS Student Council and National Honor Society are sponsoring a “Howl-o-Ween” Fundraiser for the Pennington County Humane Society on Wednesday, October 31st from 4:30-6:30pm. Activities are located in the LHS Commons and include safe indoor trick-or-treating, pet adoption, concessions ($5 meal deal), and carnival games. Items needed for the Humane Society are paper towels, Dawn dish soap, Pedigree canned food, Pedigree or Purina dry dog food, laundry detergent, cat litter, and IAMS cat food.
The next Thief River Falls Area Food Shelf distribution will be Thursday, November 1st from 10am-1pm at the Food Shelf Building, located at 16330 150th St. NE (go south on Hwy 59 past the movie theater and turn left onto Hwy 61/150th St.. it is the green building/2nd drive on the left). Please bring your own boxes.
There will be a Senior Meal at noon, followed by Bingo, at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Holt on Thursday, November 1st, sponsored by Tri-Community Living at Home. Call 874-2256 with questions.
The Pennington County Humane Society is celebrating 20 years of saving nearly 4,000 animals. Join them for an evening of looking back over the years on Thursday, November 1st from 5-8 PM at the TRF Eagles Club. A delicious pasta meal, provided by Evergreen Catering, will be served. None of your donation monies will be used for this event.
The Holiday Art, Craft & Vendor Sale will be held on Saturday, November 3rd at the TRF Eagles Club; this event is free with a non-perishable food item or cash donation for the TRF Food Shelf. A food shelf donation will also get you entered into the vendor and artist donated door prize drawing. You’ll find numerous vendors and items, holiday ornaments and decorating, and you can water marble your own silk scarf, while supplies last. Lunch will be served by the Northern Lights Dance Studio, and Lincoln High School Band members will present Holiday Music.