United States X-Country Snowmobile Racing Goodridge-Grygla – Minnesota 500 February 9-10, 2019. 500 miles of ditch, river, woods & cross country. The winner will be the best cross country racer in the world. All USXC classes will run plus new additional class for the first time racer. Autograph session at the Goodridge Liquor Store Friday Feb. 9. 6-7 pm Race check in at Goodridge Liquor Store phone 218-378-4113. Register on line at www.usxcracing.com Contact Krysten Zimpel at 218779-5267 firstname.lastname@example.org
Depot Tacos 2019 will be served on Saturday, February 9th from 4:30pm-8pm at the American Legion in Middle River. Taco and a beverage is $8 and an Elephant Ear is $3. Drawings will be held for many prizes in the Romance Raffle starting at 7:30pm; Lucky Buck drawings will be held throughout the evening. Proceeds will go to the Ye Olde Depot Theatre Improvement Fund; sponsored by the Middle River Community Theater.
The Elevate NextGen Youth Center in Thief River Falls is open daily after school from 3pm-6pm. It is open to all students in grades 6-12, providing a safe environment, tutoring and other programs. If you want to learn more or volunteer, email Mary@elevatetrf.org
Arts Legacy Grants up to $10,000 and Arts Project Grants up to $3,000 are open and will be awarded to nonprofit arts organizations, communities, schools, individuals and other nonprofit organizations. Applications are being accepted from our seven county Minnesota service area, including, Kittson, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake and Roseau counties; the deadline to apply is March 1st. To learn more about these grant programs and start an application call Mara Hanel at 218-745-9111 or visit www.NorthwestMinnesotaArtsCouncil.org.