The 2019 Christmas Cantata, presented by the Greater Middle River Community Choir, will have several performances in Thief River Falls on Saturday, November 30th. They will be at Valley Home at 1pm, Greenleaf at 2:15pm and the Thief River Care Center at 3:30pm. On Sunday, December 1st they will be performing at Bethlehem Lutheran in Newfolden at 9am and at First Lutheran in Middle River at 11am.
The garbage bag hand-out for city residents who are renters and DON’T have access to a dumpster will be held from Monday, December 2nd through Friday, December 6th at the Public Works Facility from 7am-5pm each day.
The Archery Club will be holding its Annual Meeting on Thursday, December 5th at 6pm at the new range at the Pennington County Fairgrounds.
The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is pleased to announce an exhibition of painted portraits, stories, and mixed media by Christine Foster and a jingle dress-inspired sculpture by Stephanie Olson. The exhibition is now open through November 30th at the gallery at Northland College in Thief River Falls.
The 5th Annual Tree Walk for Hospice will feature beautifully decorated trees, food and a variety of activities throughout the day on Saturday, December 7th from 10am-3pm at the TRF Eagles Club. You can view decorated trees and vote on your favorite; trees will be available for purchase through a Silent Auction. The Holiday Bake Sale runs until items are gone, so get there early. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there from 10:30am-1:30pm; photos may be taken, and each child will receive a bag of treats provided by the Eagles. From 11am-3pm they will have a Soup and Breadstick Feed with a Free-will Donation at 2:30pm; tree judging is at 3pm. If you are an organization interested in decorating a tree, contact Laurie Harger at 686-3696 to reserve a spot. Pre-lit artificial trees will be provided to decorate as part of the $100 registration fee.
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. Games, internet access and helpful adults will be there for all students; located at 411 North Horace Avenue in Thief River Falls.