August 19, 2010 RSS feed / Current Happenings

Operation Round Up deadline Sept. 15

Todd-Wadena’s Electric Cooperative’s Operation Round Up program will be giving approximately $15,000 in grants this fall to local organizations for community service projects. More...

Gary Timbs featured at Music in the Park

Gary Timbs will present a concert in the Staples Music in the Park series on Sunday, Aug. 22, at 7 p.m.   The concert will be held in the Northern Pacific (NP) Park located at 625 6th St. NE. More...

Dog Days of Summer at the Staples Library

The Great River Regional Library Staples branch invites dog owners of all ages to a “Dog Days of Summer” showcase on Aug. 28, 3 to 3:30 p.m. at the Burlington Northern Park on the corner of 6th and Iowa in Staples. More...

Mark Your Calendar

August 19   THE WADENA WHIRLAWAYS will square dance, Thurs., Aug. 19, 7:30 - 10 p.m., Wadena Methodist Church. Royce Nelson, caller.   August 20   DUAL RECOVERY ANONYMOUS MEETING Fri., 4 p.m., 210 Jefferson St. More...

Plan now for fall and winter art projects

Are you looking to stir up a successful art project and bring cultural offerings to your community? Are you an artist with an opportunity looming? Are you a high school age student looking for an arts mentor? More...

Deadline for SURE program Sept.30

The deadline to submit USDA Farm Service Agency 2008 Supplemental Revenue Assistance (SURE) program payment applications is close of business on Sept. 30. Applications not filed by Sept. 30, will not receive a payment.   More...

Menus

Senior Nutrition   Program   Anyone is welcome to a wholesome, nutritious meal at the nutrition site. Suggested donation: $3.50. Just call the phone number below between 8:30 a.m. and noon the day before for reservations. More...

Educational Opportunities

August 23   ‘CIRCLE OF PARENTS’ SUPPORT   GROUP Mondays, 6:30 - 8 p.m. at Staples Elementary   School Library. Parents with children of all ages welcome. Child care provided. More...

Owner of rings sought

On Monday, Aug 9, two gold rings were turned into the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office. The rings were found in a yard at a residence in the Wadena area. One of the rings has writing on the inside of it.   More...