The Thief Lake Ladies Aid will hold their Bake and Fancywork Sale on Tuesday, April 16th from 9am-3pm at the American Legion in Middle River.  They will serve morning coffee from 9-11am and a noon meal from 11am-2pm; there will be a quilt raffle.

Distribution at the Thief River Falls Food Shelf is every Tuesday from 1-6pm and every Thursday from 11am-4:30pm 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.

The Farmer’s Coop Grain and Seed will hold their annual meeting on Tuesday, April 16th at 10:30am at the Thief River Falls City Auditorium basement meeting room.  Lunch will be served.

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

The Fourtown Grygla Sportsman’s Club will meet on Tuesday, April 16th at 7pm at the TRF American Legion.

Alma Free Lutheran of rural Argyle will be having a Tenebrae (ten a bray) service at 7:30pm on Thursday, April 18th; Communion will be served.

The Catholic Daughters of the Americas will be sponsoring will be sponsoring a Bake Sale on Good Friday, April 19th, near the west entrance of Park Place Mall in Red Lake Falls.  Beginning at 8am, they will continue until the baked items are sold out.  Proceeds will go towards scholarships for students.  If you have any questions, contact Shirley Johnson or Bev Philion.

“Calvary’s Love” will be presented by the Karlstad Gospel Tabernacle on April 19th and 20th at 7pm at the Heritage Christian School in Karlstad.  There will be no admission, and will have a free will offering and on-site childcare.

Come and meet the Easter Bunny and have your picture taken with him at the Thief River Falls 5th Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 20th from 9am-12pm at the Huck Olson Arena.  There will be over 6,000 stuffed Easter Eggs, some with special prizes, and also displays and demonstrations by the TRF Police Department, The Pennington County Sheriff’s Department, the TRF Ambulance Service and the TRF Fire Department.  There are three age categories and times: ages 2-3 start at 10am, ages 4-5 start at 10:30am and ages 6-8 start at 11am.  Games will be provided by Women of Today and 4-H Clubs.  This event is sponsored by Ace Rental, TRF Park and Rec, Kidz First Foundation and Thief River Falls businesses.  For more information call Ace Rental at 681-5862.

The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council sponsors an annual Traveling Art Exhibit, which visits northwest Minnesota communities throughout the year.  The exhibit includes 15 original pieces of art by regional adult artists.  The exhibit will be at the Hallock Public Library through April 27th.

You can help commemorate The Back Behind the Barn Boys; the Grygla Lion’s Club is taking donations to purchase two billboards that will be located in Gatzke to honor the local band.  Donations can either be brought to or mailed to the American State Bank of Grygla, at PO Box 78; donations should be received by May 1st.

It’s time to think about getting your adult, age 14 and older, and children, ages 13 and under, entries ready for the 2019 Pennington County fair.  Start working now on your entries for culinary, needlework, table settings, sewing, arts & crafts, taxidermy, photography, senior citizen and woodworking departments.  It’s also time to start making your homemade wine, root beer and beer entries.  Contact Sherry Sorenson at 681-2243 or Arlette DeFreece at 681-3859 with any questions.






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