What's Doing - Dec. 1
Cuyuna Range Women's Club to meet
CROSBY—Bob and Char Wrobel of the Wild and Free Wildlife Rehabilitation organization in Garrison will be the next featured speakers at the Cuyuna Range Women's Club meeting 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at Heartwood Senior Living in Crosby.
Wild and Free, a nonprofit organization, is dedicated to the education of the public regarding wildlife, habitat and relieving the pain and suffering of wild animals. Professional and humane care is provided in efforts to preserve local wildlife. The organization is involved in rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing orphaned and injured wildlife.
Musical entertainment will be provided by the C-I High School Jazz Band led by Jenny Planer.
Brainerd Elks Lodge breakfast set
The public is invited to attend the community breakfast 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, Dec. 2, at the Brainerd Elks Lodge, 215 S. Ninth St.
Order from the menu.
All proceeds go to support Elks programs.
Spaghetti dinner planned
The public is invited to an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner fundraiser 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the Brainerd Elks Lodge, 215 S. Ninth St., Brainerd. Cost is $8 and hosted by the Brainerd Elks Antlers youth program.
Proceeds will go to Youth on Stage: Open Mic.
Brainerd Legion upcoming events
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers will meet 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3.
The Snodeos dinner will be 6:30 p.m. with social hour at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6.
The special dinner for Friday, Dec. 7, will be jumbo shrimp for $12. Walleye dinner is also available for $11. Serving begins at 5 p.m.
Area bridge scores
Jenkins VFW: Florence De Long, 5900; Jim Thompson, 5740; Peter Graves, 5410.
Anyone interested in joining any of the bridge games can contact Jim Thompson at 218-543-4688.
Anyone interested in joining the bridge game at the Crosslake Community Center, call the center.
Parkinson's Disease Support Group monthly meeting
BAXTER—The Parkinson's Disease Support Group will meet 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, in the dining room at Edgewood Vista, 14211 Firewood Drive, Baxter.
There will be a holiday potluck with a meat and cheese tray provided. Bring a dish to share. A survey of topics for next year will also occur.
This group has met for 13 years sharing information, support and concerns. Caregivers also welcome. Questions, call 218-829-4017.
Garrison Seniors will meet at noon Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the Green Lantern, east of Brainerd for its Christmas party.
Menu is roast beef or fish.
Duplicate bridge scores
Joe Heal and Lane Weber, 30.5; Jim Thompson and Scott Krupke, 27; Lois Volkmuth and Phyllis DeRosier, 26.
We Care singles Christmas reunion party set
The annual We Care singles Christmas reunion will be 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at Arrowwood Lodge in Baxter.
Bring a $10 gift exchange.
Call Linda Boyer at 218-821-7060 for reservations.
PEO Chapter CJ to meet
PEO Chapter CJ will meet Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the home of Kathy Buxton with Caren Bedard as co-hostess.
There will be an initiation of a new member and meeting first, then refreshments. Call Kathy if unable to attend.
Bethany Auxiliary meeting planned for Thursday
Bethany Auxiliary will meet 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, in the Community Room at Good Samaritan Society-Bethany, 804 Wright St., Brainerd. Christmas party to follow.
Bring non-perishable food item for the Blessing Box.
Gift shop volunteers meet at 9:30 a.m. in the same room.
Washington High School Class of 1955 to meet
The Washington High School Class of 1955, spouses and friends will meet for lunch at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at Northwind Grille.
Widowed Friends to gather Monday
Widowed Friends will meet 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at the Sawmill Inn for the Christmas party.
Senior dances will be 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at Wadena VFW with music by Marie and The Boys; 1-4 p.m. Wednesday Dec. 5, at the Brainerd Blue Room with music by Country Ramblers; 1-4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at the Deerwood Legion with music by Jerry's Dance Band; and 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, for the Aitkin Legion music jam.