The Nisswa Women's Club will host a holiday party complete with music from the Cleo and Cliff Jazz Duo at Cragun's Legacy. The luncheon will begin at noon Thursday. Hostesses for the afternoon are Sharon Halliwill, chair Emelie Augustine, Diane Eitrheim, Betsy Miller and Ethel Speaker.
Legion Auxiliary luncheon planned
The Brainerd American Legion Auxiliary will serve Char's hamburger hotdish at their luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Brainerd American Legion. Cost: $5. Call 829-2249 for take out orders.
Doughnut crew on vacation
The Lakes Area Senior Activity Center volunteer doughnut crew will be taking Thursday through Dec. 27 off for a Christmas vacation. Doughnut making will begin again Jan. 3.
Encore Arts Association to meet
Encore Arts Association will meet at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday at the home of Bev Bisek, 1102 S. 6th, Brainerd. This will be a potluck Christmas get-together. Bring a wrapped gift, $5 or less in value, if you wish to participate in exchange. For information, contact Gail at 829-1236.
VFW upcoming events
Monday will be burgers and bingo at 6 p.m. at the Brainerd VFW. Tacos will be served from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday. The volunteer dinner has been postponed to a later date. Watch the newspaper and newsletter.
Lake Hubert Grange community Christmas party
LAKE HUBERT - The Lake Hubert Grange community Christmas party will be 5:30 p.m. Sunday. There will be a potluck supper. Santa will arrive about 7 p.m. Bring hats, mittens and scarves to be given to Nisswa School.
NAARFE to meet
BAXTER - The Brainerd Chapter No. 738 of the National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet for social time at 11:30 a.m. with lunch served at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bonanza Steakhouse in Baxter.
Duplicate bridge scores announced
3 1/2 Table Howell. Lois Volkmuth and Phyllis DeRosier, 31; Viola Johnson and Eileen Deering, 26; Lane and Sandy Weber, 24; and Mark Anderson and Joe Heal, 24.
Dorcas closed during holiday season
Because of the holiday season, Dorcas will be closed Friday through Jan. 13 to reopen Jan. 14. Dorcas volunteers ask that those interested in making donations should do so beginning Jan. 14.
Senior dances planned
Senior dances will be from 1-4 p.m. Tuesday at Motley with music by The Drifters; from 2-5 p.m. Wednesday at the Brainerd Eagles with music by Country Thyme; and from 1-4 p.m. Friday at the Deerwood Legion with music by Gary Martin.
NISSWA - The Widowed Friends will meet at 11 a.m. Monday at the Nisswa Legion. Widows and widowers are invited. For more information, call 829-2682 or 838-4332.
DAV Chapter No. 22 and Auxiliary to meet
The DAV Chapter No. 22 and Auxiliary will have a holiday party with social hour at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday. All veterans, members and guests are welcome. Call and leave a message at 829-3420 if you are going to attend.
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