The Nisswa Women's Club will meet at noon Thursday at Iven's on the Bay. The program will highlight harmony consultant, Jenny Baker, who will discuss "Feng Shui: The Chinese Art of Placement." Lakes Area Food Shelf donations will also be accepted at this meeting. Rosy Smith will chair. Hostesses: Ann Bertrand, Betty Jean Carlson, Mary Smith and Marty Urban.
American Legion meeting
The American Legion Auxiliary Executive Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Carl Sydney Hanson American Legion Post No. 255 in Brainerd. This will be followed by the general meetings of both the Auxiliary and the Post at 7 p.m. No dinner will be served. For more information, call 829-2249.
Crow Wing County DFL
The Crow Wing County DFL will meet jointly with the Cass County DFL for dinner at 6 p.m. March 24 at Antler's. The meeting will be at the Breezy Point Convention Center at 7 p.m.
Encore Arts Association meeting
The meeting will be 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Senior Citizen's Center. Program will be Bill Grange with a hands on watercolor demonstration.
Coffee house concert
There will be a coffee house concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Pine River/Backus High School Commons. There will be pies, specialty coffees, hot chocolate and live entertainment by the Pine River/Backus High School choir and band. Tickets will be available at the door. Proceeds will go toward the costs of the upcoming Pine River/Backus band and choir trip to Disney World.
Woodland Good Samaritan Auxiliary
The Woodland Good Samaritan Auxiliary will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday in the lobby of the 320 Bldg. at Woodland Good Samaritan Village.
Ladies night out and silent auction
The Crosslake MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) group is sponsoring a Ladies Night Out and Silent Auction from 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Old Fire Hall in Crosslake. The silent auction will be from 7-8 p.m. There are many items on the silent auction such as hotel and restaurant certificates, furniture, books, golf and fishing items and more. Home businesses are also represented. If anyone needs a table contact Carrie at 765-4279.
Chapter DV, P.E.O.
Chapter DV, P.E.O. will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the home of Lavonne Neff with Betty Cibuzar assisting.
North Country Plus
North Country Plus will square dance from 7:30-10 p.m. March 23 at the Nisswa American Legion. Caller: Tom Allen. Pre-rounds at 7 p.m. with Ken Labau.
Crosslake Garden Club
The Crosslake Garden Club will have their monthly meeting Wednesday. Program will be Kitchen Herb Gardening by Barbara Gans.
St. Patrick's Day corn beef and cabbage, 5:30 p.m. Monday, $5 a serving. Prizes; birthday dinner, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, fish fry, $6; Women of the Moose, 7 p.m. Thursday, Green Cap chapter night; family dining, 5:30 p.m. Friday, 8 ounce steak sandwich, walleye, barbecue ribs.
Jack and Jill breakfast
B.N.S.F. Jack and Jill members and their guest will have breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon March 23 at the American Legion Club.
Sons of Norway meeting
The Sons of Norway meeting will be Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church. A cultural video will be at 6 p.m.; with a cultural program at 7 p.m. with Mary Jo Anderson presenting "Vos Wedding Bunad" film and a review of the book "Oleana and the Bull Colony" by Paul W. Heimel.
7 p.m. Tuesday at the Brainerd Legion, music by Krekleberg; 1 p.m. Wednesday at Onamia, music by Armstrong; 1:30 p.m. Friday at Deerwood Legion, music by Roman and Don.
Ray's Promenaders will meet at 8 p.m. Friday at the Baxter School cafeteria. Use the back door. It's wearin' of the green night. Caller: Jim Jirak. Hosts: Gary and Gail Fitch.
Luncheon will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Nisswa Legion.
Perkins in Brainerd is hosting a rock-a-thon from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday. Pick up a pledge sheet and sign up to participate at Perkins in Brainerd. Proceeds will benefit Give Kids the World.
Firearms safety classes will begin March 31 at the Brainerd Moose Lodge. Class time is from 6-8:30 p.m. Call the Moose to register at 829-4841. Class size is limited.
The Brainerd Moose Lodge will have their annual memorial service at 2 p.m. March 23. The following members will be remembered: Fred O. Soderman, Donald Herbon, Leslie Mudford, Charles Anderson, Lloyd Thompson, Leo Kowalski, Donald McCalvy, Marvin Shipman, William Vadnais, Con O'Brien, Virgil Rubbelke, Arthur Cave, James H. Weber, Kenneth Wasnie, Duane Watson, Marvin Bollig, Ethel Ettinger, Darlene Clifford, Dorothy Albertson, Dorothy Haugen and Laurie Breitling. All family members, friends and loved ones are invited to attend. Father Seamus Walsh of St. Andrew's Church will be the guest speaker.
'A blast from the past'
There will be an Elvis fundraiser dance (sock hop), featuring an Elvin impersonator, to benefit the Volunteer Network and Lakes Area Senior Activity Center from 6:30-10 p.m. Saturday at the Brainerd High School cafeteria. Cost: $5 in advance; $7 at the door. Prizes will be awarded for those best dressed in 50's style. There will be 50's food and a 50's atmosphere.
Tickets are available at the Senior Center. For more information, call the Volunteer Network at 822-4020.
Firearms safety training classes will start at 6 p.m. March 26 at the Brainerd VFW Club with the other classes beginning at 6:30 p.m. Students must by 12 years old. Adult welcome to take the class also. Call the VFW after 3 p.m. to register at 829-6393. Class limited to 30 students. Cost: $10 per student.
Nisswa American Legion
The general membership meeting and celebration of the American Legion birthday will be 7 p.m. Tuesday.
The Crosby-Ironton spring sports is sponsoring ham bingo at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Crosby-Ironton High School commons. 25 cents per card. All hams are 8-11 pounds. Concessions available.
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