The Brainerd American Legion Auxiliary will have an initiation of new members at 6 p.m. Monday at the American Legion Club. The Legion and Auxiliary will have dinner at 6:30 p.m. Membership meetings for the Legion and Auxiliary are at 7 p.m. For information, call 829-2249.
Brainerd Area Zonta
Brainerd Area Zonta will meet for its program meeting at noon Wednesday at the Mississippi Horizons Media Center. This is an intergenerational meeting with ninth-grade girls. Speaker will be Michele Brekke, flight manager for the space shuttle program office at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, via teleconference. Box lunches will be available. For information call Shirley at 829-0062.
Brainerd Legion Auxiliary Luncheon
Brainerd American Legion Auxiliary will have a luncheon from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday. Hot beef sandwich, cole slaw, beverage and dessert will be served. Cost: $3.50. Call-in orders welcome at 829-2249. Proceeds to support Children and Youth Program.
Nisswa Garden Club
NISSWA -- Theri Wasniewski will present a program on ornamental shrubs for northern yards Thursday at the Nisswa Garden Club luncheon meeting. Coordinator is Jim Sherwood. Hosts are Art Brown, Lorraine Beeson and Bernice Hinkie. Non-members who wish to attend may make reservations by calling 963-3320 before Monday.
PEQUOT LAKES -- Heartland Squares will dance from 8-10 p.m. Friday at Pequot Lakes Senior Center. Caller: Bob Barnabee.
There will be a senior dance at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Brainerd Legion. Music by Lyle Cline.
PEQUOT LAKES -- There will be a senior dance at 1 p.m. Friday at the Pequot Lakes Senior Center with music by Helen and Don A.
NISSWA -- Widowed Friends will meet for lunch and fellowship at 11 a.m. Monday at the Nisswa American Legion. For more information, call 828-3385 or 829-2682.
Benefit for Julie Dabill
PINE RIVER -- There will be a benefit supper and dance for Julie Dabill on Saturday at the Pine River American Legion. The Fabulous Stool Pigeons will entertain. To make cash donations, send them to the Pine River State Bank, the Julie Dabill Fund, in Pine River.
Crosslake Garden Club
CROSSLAKE -- The Crosslake Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Crosslake Community Center. Topic: African Violets and Orchids. Presenter: Jerry Anderson.
Encore Arts Association meeting will be 7 p.m. Tuesday at the library meeting room. John Erickson will speak. Perry Brinkman will demonstrate glass etching.
BAXTER -- The Brainerd School District spelling bees for grades two and three will be 8:45 a.m. Wednesday and for grades four and five at 8:45 a.m. Thursday at Lakewood Evangelical Free Church in Baxter.
An "Introduction to e-mail" class for seniors is being offered from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Mississippi Horizons School. Learn how to use Microsoft Outlook Express to compose, send, receive and reply to e-mail messages. Senior rate is $22, general public, $30.
An "E-mail, Part II" class for seniors is being offered from 6-8 p.m. March 1 at Mississippi Horizons School. Learn how to use Microsoft Outlook Express to send and receive e-mail attachments and to create and use an address book. Prior completion of the introductory class is strongly recommended. Senior rate is $22, general public, $30.
Both classes offer hands-on training with one computer per participant. For more information and to register, call Brainerd Community Education at 828-5372.
WHS class of 1940
Washington High School Class of 1940 will meet at noon Tuesday at Bonanza.
Brat and pop sale
Woodland Good Samaritan Village will have its fourth annual brat and pop sale from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday. Cost: $1.50. Eat in or call ahead for delivery (available for orders of 10 or more). Call 829-1429 before Thursday.
Matching funds from AAL Branch No. 239. Proceeds from the brat sale will go toward a new piano for Woodland's Chapel.
MCCL Chapter to meet
The Crow Wing County Chapter of Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sawmill Inn in Brainerd. Judy Miller, acting president, and Mary Hoag, acting treasurer, called the meeting to increase grassroots involvement in the pro-life movement.
The meeting is open to everyone who is interested in supporting pro-life issue, whether currently a member of MCCL or not.
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