The Big Water Development committee will meet at 7 p.m. every third Tuesday at Pillager Fire Hall.
Brainerd Area Lakers Special Olympics
Cross country skiiing and snowshoeing will begin 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday at Mississippi Horizons. This will be an indoor practice. Future training sessions will be at the Northland Arboretum.
Chapter DV, P.E.O.
Chapter DV, P.E.O. will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the home of Jan Sheets with Dianne Wermager, Barbara Watson and Jean Carey serving as co-hostesses. Program: Barb Lowe.
Zonta to honor Amelia Earhart
The Brainerd Area Zonta Club will meet at noon Wednesday at the Sawmill Inn. Girls from Mississippi Horizons School will be reading excerpts from books on the life of Amelia Earhart to honor this famous aviator and former Zontian. A selection of books about Amelia Earhart will also be presented by the club to Lincoln Elementary School at the meeting. For more information, call Sandra at 543-4840.
North Country Plus
North Country Plus will square dance from 7:30-10 p.m. Jan. 27 at Nisswa American Legion. Caller: Mike McGuire. Pre-rounds will be 7 p.m. with Ken LaBau.
Nisswa Garden Club meeting
The Nisswa Garden Club will meet at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Iven's on the Bay. Lorraine Northhagen coordinated "More birds in your yard" to be given by Pam Perry, Region 3 non-game specialist. Hosts: John and Marcia Turcotte, Joan Lofgren and Martha Dew. Non-members who wish to attend may make a reservation by calling 963-7494 before noon Monday.
1 p.m. Tuesday at Motley. Music by Roman and Don.
7 p.m. Tuesday at Brainerd Legion. Music by Helen, Don A. and Don S.
1 p.m. Friday at Pequot Senior Center. Music by Country Pride.
The BNSF Veterans will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday for a potluck dinner with a regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Members are reminded of the white elephant items. Kitchen committee will be Francis and Ruby Koering and Wally and Pat Kronschnoble.
Business and Professional Women
The Brainerd Lakes Area B.P.W. will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Ember's in Brainerd. Guest speaker will be Mary Lang, registered dietician. She will speak about health after the holidays. For more information, visit the Web site at www.pressenter.com/~bpwmn or www.bpwusa.org.
Brainerd Area Art Club
Meeting will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lord of Life Church in Baxter.
2nd annual chili cook off will be 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Sampling, $3. Cribbage, 7 p.m.
Lodge and chapter meeting 7 p.m. Thursday.
Meeting will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Nisswa Legion for lunch and fellowship.
Degree of honor
Members will meet at noon Wednesday at Bonanza for lunch. Meeting will follow.
CPR and choking
St. Joseph's Medical Center is sponsoring a healthcare CPR class from 8 a.m. to noon Thursday. Pre-registration is required. Call 828-7624 for more information.
American Legion Auxiliary
There will be a luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the American Legion. Chicken vegetable noodle soup, ham salad sandwich, dessert and beverage, $4. Take out orders welcome. Call 829-2249.
Spring Community Services day
Westgate Mall is having their spring community services day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Any area non-profit organization can have a booth in this show free of charge and hold whatever type of fundraiser they would like to have. Call 828-1668 for more information.
Nisswa American Legion
Bingo, 3:30 p.m. today. Blood drive, 2-7 p.m. Tuesday. Make your own tacos, 3/$3. 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Bingo, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Meat raffle, 4 p.m. Friday. Prime rib or walleye dinner, 6:30 p.m. Friday. $11.50 plus tax.
Blood Pressure Clinics
Brainerd - Trinity Lutheran Church from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. the second Wednesday.
Oak Crest Manor I from 2-3 p.m. every other Monday;
Oak Crest Manor II from 3-4 p.m. every other Monday;
Excelsior Bldg. from 3-4 p.m. every other Monday;
Lakes Area Senior Center from 9-10 a.m. every Monday.
North Star Apartments from noon-2 p.m. first Thursday.
American Legion for Golden K's at 1:30 p.m. fourth Wednesday.
Crosby - Edgewood Apartments at 10:15 a.m. fourth Tuesday.
Crosslake - Immaculate Heart Church, 10 a.m.-noon, first Tuesday.
Crosslake - Crosslake Legion at 4:30 p.m. second Tuesday.
Emily - Nutrition Center from 9 a.m.-noon second Thursday.
Nutrition Center at 4:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday.
Pine River - Pine River Legion at 12:30 p.m. second Tuesday.
Riverside Villa from 3-4 p.m. second Thursday.
Norway Brook Apartments at 11 a.m. fourth Tuesday.
Heartland Apartments at 10:15 a.m. fourth Tuesday.
5:30 p.m. weigh in and 6 p.m. meeting Wednesdays at Lakewood Bank.
Thursdays at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church. 5:15-5:45 p.m. for weigh-in, and meeting at 5:45-6:15 p.m. Call: Nancie at 829-2292.
Tuesdays at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Brainerd. Weigh-in - 6-6:30 p.m. and meeting at 6:40 p.m. Call: Jan at 829-3146, or Shirley at 829-0533.
Thursdays at Oak Lawn Town Hall. Weigh-in at 5:30 p.m. and meeting at 5:45 p.m. Bev Hannahs at 829-3493. http://cg.zip2.com/lakesarea/Groups-TOPS
PINE RIVER -- Tuesday mornings at First Lutheran Church. Weigh-in, 8:30 a.m., & meeting 9:10 a.m. Call Lorree, 587-4730, Tina, 587-2526, or Shirley, 568-7703.
PEQUOT LAKES -- Wednesday mornings at 8:30 a.m. at Grace Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes. Call Shirley at 543-6114.
6:15 p.m. weigh in and 6:40 p.m. meeting Mondays at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 418 NE 8th Ave., Brainerd. Call Linda at 829-1243 or Mary at 825-0757.
GARRISON -- 9 a.m. weigh in and 9:30 a.m. meeting Thursdays at Community Alliance Church in Garrison. Call Jeanette at 218-678-3989 or JoAn at 218-678-9942.
Watch Our Weight Club
WOW - Tuesdays at South Long Lake Town Hall. 10:30 a.m. for weigh-in & 11 a.m. for meeting.
Mission Weight Loss
8:30-9 a.m. weigh in, 9-10 a.m. meeting Mondays at Mission Town Hall. Questions? Call 692-3078, 568-5618 or 825-8031.
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