Meeting will be 6:30 p.m. Monday at Northwest Pizza/Boardwalk Bread and Bagel in Brainerd. Arrive at 6 p.m. to order food. Discussion will be the upcoming county wide caucuses from 7-9 p.m. March 5 at the Mississippi Horizions cafeteria and the county DFL convention at 9 a.m. March 23 in the media center at Brainerd High School. Precinct packets will be available Monday. Citizens in the Pequot Lakes and Crosby areas are urged to attend the meeting and contact the chairperson Ed Shaw at 825-7030 regarding alternate caucus meetings.
Nisswa Women's Club increases scholarships
The Nisswa Women's Club will increase their three high school scholarships to $1250 for this year only. These scholarships are available to graduating seniors of Brainerd High School and Pequot Lakes High School. They student must have attended the Nisswa Elementary School for at least two years and the 11th and 12th grades at the high school. Application forms are available from Deb Balzer at Brainerd High School and Rita Ewert at Pequot Lakes High School. The three scholarship recipients will be presented at the May 16 membership meeting and luncheon.
The scholarships, plus the scholarships given to non-traditional women students over 25 years of age at Central Lakes College are funded by the annual spring fashion show. The fashion show is the club's only fund raiser. This year's show will be May 28 at Madden's.
Disabled American Veterans and Auxiliary
Meeting will be 8 p.m. Thursday at the American Legion.
Chapter C.J. of P.E.O.
Meeting will be 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the home of Cecil McCollough with Caren Bedard assisting. Program: Colette Miller.
7 p.m. Tuesday at the Brainerd Legion. Music by Country Pride.
1 p.m. Friday at Pequot Senior Center. Music by Roman and Don.
WHS class of 1940
Meeting will be noon Tueday at Embers.
Pack 83 spaghetti dinner
Pack 83 will have a spaghetti dinner from 4:30-7 p.m. Tuesday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Adults, $5. Ages 5-12, $3. Children under five are free.
Birthday dinner, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. $6 for roast turkey.
Academy of friendship, 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Encore Arts Association
Meeting will be 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Brainerd Public Library meeting room. Guest speaker: Evelyn Matthies.
Crosslake Garden Club
Meeting will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Crosslake Community Center. Topic: gourd birdhouses. Presenter: Bertie Johnson.
Woodland Good Samaritan Auxiliary
Meeting will be 10 a.m. Thursday at 300 building at Woodland Good Samaritan Village. Please bring old jewelry for jewelry sale on Feb. 25 and small items for white elephant sale.
SEBRA's game party
Southeast Brainerd Resident Association will have their third annual game party from 1-4 p.m. Feb. 24 at First Lutheran Church. Bring a wrapped white elephant for a Bingo prize, a snack to share and your favorite game. Sitters provided and kids welcome to join in the games.
North Country Plus
North Country Plus will square dance from 7:30-10 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Nisswa American Legion. Caller: Phil Miller. Pre-rounds: 7 p.m. with Ken Labau.
Nisswa Women's Club
The Nisswa Women's Club will meet at noon Thursday at Bar Harbor restaurant. Jeff English, retired conservation officer with the DNR, will present a program on animals in Minnesota. Jeff served in the towns of Princeton, Mille Lacs, Crosby and Crosslake. Hostesses are Gerry McGuire, chair; Jan Hanrick, Betsy Musty, Marcel Ring and Yvonne Splady.
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.
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