Stacy Jensen of the Brainerd Public Library received the Minnesota Library Association's annual Conference Grant.
She has worked in the library profession for four years and is currently in the young adult section.
The Minnesota Library Association serves the interest of its members by facilitating educational opportunities, supporting strong ethical standards and providing legislative assistance and fostering connections between the library community and various constituencies.
The annual conference grant provides funding for an MLA member who otherwise would not be able to attend the conference.
Pancake breakfast set Sunday in Crosby
CROSBY -- An all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast will run 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Crosby Masonic Lodge Hall.
Cost is $4 for adults, $2 for ages 6 to 12 and free for ages 5 and under.
Firearms safety training offered in Emily
EMILY -- Students ages 11 and older may participate in firearms safety training 5 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 4-7 and 11-12 at Emily Charter School.
Cost is $5 per student. A parent must attend the first night for the student to be eligible.
To register, call Deb at (218) 763-3401.
Financial workshop offered in Staples
STAPLES -- A financial workshop for individual investors will be 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 12, 19 and 26 in Room 100 at Staples-Motley High School.
The workshop will help participants understand the basics of investing and how to decide which investments are most appropriate for them. It will aid in setting realistic financial goals, making wise investment decisions, and avoiding unexpected financial risk.
An $8 fee is required for the workbook. To register by Monday or for more information, call Julie at Community Education at (218) 894-2497.
Mille Lacs Lake Lions plan bazaar, bake sale
GARRISON -- The Mille Lacs Lake Lions Club's annual Mille Lacs Lake Bazaar and Bake Sale will be 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 23 at Garrison City Hall.
There will be a craft items and bargain table, as well as a table using a confetti bowl. The bake sale will include cookies, cakes, bars, breads and other desserts.
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