CHISHOLM —The classic game of Clue is being brought to life at the Minnesota Discovery Center on Thursday, Aug. 16. The object of the game is for players to strategically move around the museum— which will become the game board—collecting clues from which to deduce which suspect murdered the victim, with which weapon and in what room. Was it Miss […]
COOK —Cook Area Health Care Auxiliary invites the community to the Cook Thrift Shop style show and luncheon on Saturday, Aug. 18, at 11:30 a.m. at the Cook Community Center, located at Doug Johnson Field in Cook. The auxiliary will be presenting “Second Hand Rose Does Hollywood.” Tickets cost $20 per person and can be purchased or reserved by calling […]
HIBBING —The Hibbing Caregiver Support Group, sponsored by Elder Circle in Grand Rapids, will meet for a potluck lunch on Monday, Aug. 13, from 12:30 – 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, located at 2201 2nd Ave. E. in Hibbing. If able, bring a dish to share. Attend even if you don’t have time to make or pick up […]
COOK —The last session of the Northwoods Friends of the Arts (NWFA) Summer Writers Group will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 14, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the NWFA Gallery, located at 210 S. River St. in Cook. The group will resume in September as the Winter Writers Group and meet the second Saturday of each month from 1 […]
VIRGINIA — The Silver Foxes will meet at Virginia’s Olcott Park on Wednesday, Aug. 15, at 1 p.m. Single, divorced or widowed people over age 60 are invited to attend. In case of rain, the meeting will be moved to the Senior Citizens Center in Virginia. Bring your own lunch. For more information, call 218-744-4842.
HOYT LAKES – Biking Around Minnesota 2018 will be a loop tour beginning and ending in Hoyt Lakes next week. The event kicks off with breakfast at the Hoyt Lakes Arena on Thursday, Aug. 9. The ride goes to Grand Rapids and back— cyclists will ride 60 – 70 miles/day on paved roadways and the undulating Mesabi Trail—and will return […]
COOK – Learn to write creatively at a class at Northwoods Friends of the Arts (NWFA) gallery on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 6 – 8 p.m. Letter formation, spacing, use of calligraphy pens, illuminated letters, creation of eye-pleasing layouts and more will be covered in this hands-on class. Bring your own clever quotation or one will be provided to you […]
COOK – Bear River Lutheran Church will present“Hallelujah” on Saturday, Aug. 11, at 7 p.m. at the church at 11141 Hwy. 22, Cook (Bear River). The performance, featuring Pat and Donna Surface, will include a blend of favorite gospel tunes, and ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s hits. A freewill offering will be accepted. For more information, call 218-376-4673.
IRON – St. Louis County Sheriff’s deputies, along with representatives of Cherry, Clinton and McDavitt Townships, are coming together to host National Night Out. The community celebration will be Tuesday Aug. 7, from 4:30 – 8 p.m.at the Clinton Community Center, 8907 Hwy. 37 in Iron. The event is free to the public and all are invited to attend. National […]
COOK – “Exploring Art Forms from the Americas and Beyond” is the theme of free art classes to be held at the Northwoods Friends of the Arts (NWFA) gallery at 210 River St. in Cook. To register (required), call Lisa Hyppa at 218-780-1151. The free classes include: • Watercolor Botanicals, inspired by the life of Laura Ingalls Wilder, will be […]