Area Events

10/21/2017

The Bemidji Area Shooting Association (BASA) will host four rifle sight-in days for the public in October at the Northland Regional Sports Park rifle/pistol range. The pistol range will be open as well for open shooting. Sight-in days will be held Saturdays, October 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost for the rifle sight-in is $10 per person (non-members) and $5 for each extra rifle. Open pistol shooting is $10 per person per day. For more information on the rifle/pistol range, visit www.bemdjishooters.org. The Bemidji Trap and Skeet Club facility will be open Sunday and Wednesday evenings through October. Sunday hours are 1 - 4 p.m., prior to the Bemidji High School trap league activities that take place from 4 p.m. to dark. Wednesday hours are 2 p.m. to dark. The trap and skeet facility will be closed in November until spring 2018.

10/22/2017

Trinity Lutheran Church of Beltrami is hosting the 3rd Annual Ham & Potato Dumpling Supper on Sunday, October 22nd from 4-7pm at the church. The menu also includes dessert and cider. Take outs and pre-packaged dumplings are available. A free will donation will be accepted. There will also be a quilt raffle.
 

10/23/2017

A blood drive will be held at the Valley View Manor in Ada on Monday, October 23rd from 11:30am-6pm. To make an appointment, call Melissa Olson at 218-350-2360.

Copper Street Brass - Beyond Ordinary presents Evolution in Concert on Monday, October 23rd, 7pm at the Fisher High School Gymnasium. The event features music by Mangione, Bizet, Mozart, Ed Sheeran, John Williams and more. Admission is $6 for adults, $3 for students.

10/26/2017

As part of LARL’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Series, the Ada Public Library will host “Minnesota in the Great War” with living history performer Arn Kind on Thursday, October 26 at 6:30 p.m. at the Ada Public Library. Admission is free, thanks to funding from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Series.

Hillsboro Dollars For Scholars are having a Cash Raffle Fundraiser, with your chance to win the cash prizes of $500, $300, and $200. Raffle tickets are available at each home football and volleyball game in Hillsboro. The drawing will be on Tuesday, October 26th during the H-CV varsity volleyball match in Hillsboro.

The 14th Annual Fargo-Moorhead Caregiver Conference, 'Empowering Caregivers,' will be held Thursday, Oct. 26 from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Hjemkomst Center, located at 202 1st Ave. N. in Moorhead, Minn. A light brunch will be served. The conference features expert presenters on a variety of caregiving topics, including "The Basics: Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia and Memory Loss," "Substance Abuse and Mental Illness in the Geriatric Population" and "Taking Control of Your Healthcare." Registration is required; call (218) 299-5514 to register

10/27/2017

As part of LARL’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Series, the Ulen LINK Site will host “Minnesota in the Great War” with living history performer Arn Kind on Friday, October 27 at 9:30 a.m. at the Ulen-Hitterdal School Theater. Admission is free, thanks to funding from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Series.

10/28/2017

The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) is presenting “Past and Present Passages,” a collection of paintings and drawings by Lucille Nelson of Argyle, alongside a series of pottery, “30 Bowls in 30 Days” by Janet Johnson of Malung, MN. Their exhibitions are now open through October 28 at the NWMAC Gallery in East Grand Forks. On October 28, both artists will be present at an Artists’ Reception at 1pm during the PAC’s Art and Wine Walk event. For more information, please contact Kat Allen, NWMAC Exhibition Specialist, at (701) 360-0805 or email NWArtsCouncil@gmail.com.

The Bemidji Area Shooting Association (BASA) will host four rifle sight-in days for the public in October at the Northland Regional Sports Park rifle/pistol range. The pistol range will be open as well for open shooting. Sight-in days will be held Saturdays, October 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost for the rifle sight-in is $10 per person (non-members) and $5 for each extra rifle. Open pistol shooting is $10 per person per day. For more information on the rifle/pistol range, visit www.bemdjishooters.org. The Bemidji Trap and Skeet Club facility will be open Sunday and Wednesday evenings through October. Sunday hours are 1 - 4 p.m., prior to the Bemidji High School trap league activities that take place from 4 p.m. to dark. Wednesday hours are 2 p.m. to dark. The trap and skeet facility will be closed in November until spring 2018.

Wild Rice Lutheran Church of rural Twin Valley is having the Men's 48th Annual Pancake Suppper and Women of the WELCA Bazaar & Bake Sale on Saturday, October 28th from 5-7:30pm. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 6-12, free for preschoolers. Supplemental funds from Thrivent.

10/29/2017

Zion Lutheran Church of Twin Valley is having their 25th annual Fall Festival Dinner, Craft & Bake Sale on Sunday, October 29th from 11am-1pm at the church. The menu includes meatballs, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, coleslaw, pickles, rolls, lefse, assorted desserts and beverages. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for ages 5-12, free for preschoolers.Take outs available.
 

10/31/2017

Sanford Bagley is hosting its annual Halloween event, Haunted Hallways, on Monday, October 31st from 5:30-7pm at the Sanford Bagley Medical Center (203 Fourth St NW, Bagley). It will be an exciting, fun and safe event for kids of all ages to enjoy. Admission is free.

11/9/2017

The Hitterdal Lions are sponsoring a Turkey Fun Night on Thursday, November 9th at the Hitterdal Community Center. Doors will open at 6:30pm and games begin at 7pm. Refreshments available. Proceeds will go to the Hitterdal Lions sponsored community projects.

11/13/2017

Ada-Borup Community Education is offering a Defensive Driving Class - Full Course on Monday, November 13th and Tuesday, November 14th from 5-9pm both nights. (must attend both nights) It will be held at the Ada-Borup High School Media Center. Cost is $30. Call the Ada-Borup High School Office at 784-5300 to register. Minimum of 20 people are needed to have the class.

11/15/2017

Ada-Borup Community Education is offering a Defensive Driving Class - Refresher Course on Wednesday, November 15th from 5-9pm at the Ada-Borup High School Media Center. Cost is $25. Call the Ada-Borup High School Office at 784-5300 to register. A minimum of 15 people are needed to have the class.

12/2/2017

The Old Fashioned Family Christmas Festival Craft Show will be from 9am-3pm at the Ada-Borup School.