The Warren Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting their 128th Annual Fireman’s Ball and Smorgasbord on Saturday, February 29th at the American Legion in Warren. They will be serving from 5pm-7:30pm with dancing following from 8pm-1am. The cost is a free will offering; formal wear is not required.
The Frosty Tines Deer Expo will be held on Sunday, March 1st from 11am to 4pm at the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls. This is a FREE family friendly event. Enjoy speakers and presentations throughout the day, vendor booths, kids’ events and other activities. Hunters are invited to bring their mounts to be eligible for prizes.
Northern State Bank and the Minnesota Commerce Department is putting on a “Senior Financial Fraud” Seminar on Thursday, March 5th at 2pm at the TRF Heritage Center. Learn how to avoid becoming a victim of financial fraud and scams that target seniors. This event is free of charge and open to the public.
There will be a benefit for Joe Violette at 5pm on Saturday, March 7th at the Red Lake Falls American Legion. They will have a free-will offering meal with a silent and live auction during the evening. Joe is battling Lymphoma Cancer; monetary donations can be made at Unity Bank in Red Lake Falls.
TRF Summer Baseball Registration is open for the summer of 2020. All players from 7-8 years old to 16-18 years old are welcome to register for the upcoming season with the Thief River Falls Baseball Association. Go to prowlerbaseball.org to register.
Glendon and Bernice McKeever of Middle River have recently lost everything in a house fire. A fund to assist them has been set up at Border State Bank; any donations will help them through this difficult time.
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.
DAV Chapter 41 is offering free rides to veteran’s appointments. Call 218-452-8890 or 242-6850 for a ride; they have a handicap van.