An informational meeting on the topic of crisis nursery service is set for 6 p.m. Wednesday in meeting room 1 of the Crow Wing County Social Services Building.
A speaker from the Benton/Stearns program will address the meeting. The session is sponsored by the Crow Wing County Child Abuse Prevention Council and the Child Protection Team.
For more information, call Lynda at 824-1140.
Swiss exchange student to return home
Iris Stadler, a Youth for Understanding exchange student who attended Brainerd High School, will return home to Switzerland. She has been staying with the Mike and Kathy Halverson family.
Stadler's host sister, Krystal, will return to Switzerland with her for a three-week stay that will include a visit to Paris.
For more information about Youth for Understanding, contact Dave Bellefeuille, YFU field director for the Brainerd area, at 822-3878 or call the district office at (866) 4 YFUUSA.
Donations sought to bring soldiers back
Donations are being sought to raise money to bring soldiers of Company B of the 134th Signal Battalion, based in Hastings, back home on leave in July before they ship out for duty in Iraq.
The family support group is trying to raise money to get 140 soldiers back home. The company left Minnesota in early March to train at Fort Hood, Texas. The donations are being sought before Wednesday so arrangements for flights can be made.
For more information, contact Lt. Pete or Becky Demos, 135165 Judicial Road, Burnsville, MN 55337 or call (612) 418-8277.
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