What's Doing for Oct. 8
Brainerd Elks Lodge Polish Sausage Feed
The public is invited to an all-you-can eat Polish sausage, sauerkraut, beans and bread feed from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Brainerd Elks Lodge, 215 S. Ninth St., Brainerd. Cost: $8.
Class of 1952 to meet
Class of 1952 will meet for lunch noon Tuesday at Front Street Cafe.
Retired Brainerd Firepeople meeting set
Retired Brainerd Firepeople will meet 9 a.m. Wednesday at Front Street Cafe for breakfast.
VFW events announced
VFW Post 1647 and Auxiliary will meet 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Home Post.
VFW breakfast will be from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 15. Full menu. Cost: $7.
Brainerd Eagles Club breakfast planned
The Brainerd Eagles Club breakfast will be from 8:30 a.m. to noon Sunday, Oct. 8, at 124 Front St., Brainerd, featuring the Eagles' special for $8.
The next breakfast will be Oct. 29.
Wadena Whirlaways to dance
WADENA—The Wadena Whirlaways Square Dancers will be hosting a dance Thursday at the VFW in Wadena.
Phil Miller is the caller and the cuer is Donna Stone. The theme is "Mismatch Night."
Plus dancing begins at 7:30 p.m. and mainstream dancing is at 8 p.m.
Class of 1966 lunch set
Lunch for the Brainerd class of 1966 will be 11 a.m. Monday at The Side Track at the corner of Gull Dam Lake Road and 371 North.
Ruby's Pantry food outreach is Tuesday
Ruby's Pantry is a mission outreach where participants give a cash donation of $20 to cover expenses of the program and in return receive corporate surplus food. The variety and amount varies each month. Participants need to bring containers to carry their food home. No income guidelines.
Ruby's Pantry will be at the National Guard Armory on Wright Street in Brainerd the second Tuesday of each month. The next distribution is 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday with doors opening at 11 a.m. For minimum wait, arrive at noon.
The Center's Morning Club meeting
The Center's Morning Club will meet at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at The Center, 803 Kingwood St., Brainerd.
Presenter will be Jim Runberg, Elks Trustee.
Brainerd Legion upcoming events
The 40 et 8 will meet at 3 p.m. and Venture Crew will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
MDAA will meet 7 p.m. Wednesday.
The special dinner for Friday will be Bob Harting's BBQ Ribs for $11. Walleye is also available for $11. Serving begins at 5 p.m.
Pinetree Patchworkers Quilt Club to meet
BAXTER—The Pinetree Patchworkers Quilt Club will meet 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 6190 Fairview Road, Baxter.
Program will be a trunk show of aprons by Vicki Jo Bogart. The business meeting will follow the program.
Xi Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa meeting set
The Xi chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa will meet 4:15 p.m. Monday at the Brainerd Public Library.
Laine Larson, superintendent of Brainerd schools, will present the program. The altruism recipient for this month is St. Jude Hospitals, and members will volunteer by ushering at Geritol Frolics performances.
Class of 1946 to meet for lunch
Class members and guests of 1946 are invited for lunch and sharing at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Brainerd American Legion Club.
For more information, call Dick, 218-838-0738.
Veterans retiree breakfast/seminar set
LITTLE FALLS—The semi-annual Veterans Retiree breakfast and seminar will begin with coffee at 8 a.m. Thursday at the Camp Ripley Hangar Conference Center, 15000 Highway 115, Little Falls.
Breakfast will be at 9 a.m. followed by the seminar with speakers highlighting Tri-Care, Veterans Affairs, State Veterans Cemetery, id cards and more.
This seminar is open and encouraged to all branches of the service. This seminar should be wrapped up by 11 a.m. followed by some door prizes.
For more information, contact Kris VonBerge at 320-616-4959 or Tony Wenzel at 320-749-2428.
Breast cancer support group will not meet
The Breast Cancer Support Group meeting will not meet Oct. 13 as it's the the same day and time of the Susan G. Komen sponsored Survivor Luncheon Celebration at Cragun's Legacy Pavilion.
Captain Robert Orr Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution to meet
Captain Robert Orr Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet 10 a.m. Oct. 14 at the Sawmill Inn.
BNSF Jacks and Jills fall meeting set
The BNSF Jacks and Jills fall meeting will be 7 p.m. Friday at the Eagles.
194th Regiment meeting planned Monday
The 194th Regiment meeting will be 10 a.m. Monday at the Brainerd National Guard Armory.
Agenda is All Veterans Memorial and Veterans Day activities.
Duplicate bridge scores
North-South: Lois Volkmuth and Phyllis DeRosier, 38; Bob and Sandy Crozier, 37.
East-West: Bruce Eastman and Lane Weber, 40.5; Mark and Mary Doucette, 39.5
American Diabetes Association, Brainerd Lakes Area Chapter to meet
The American Diabetes Association, Brainerd Lakes Area Chapter, will meet 11:30 a.m. Monday at Prairie Bay Restaurant, 15115 Edgewood Drive, Baxter.
There will be a presentation on "Holiday Eating Ideas—Making them Healthy, Fun and Delicious," by Mary Ambroz, RD from Essentia Health.
Brainerd Garden Club meeting announced
The Brainerd Garden Club will meet 1 p.m. Friday at Northland Arboretum.
There will be an installation of officers. Program: Seed saving presented by Jolene Bradley. Host: Herman Bradley.
Senior dances will be from 1-4 p.m. Tuesday at the Motley Ten-Hi with music by Marie and The Boys; and from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday at Waukenabo with music by Andy and Stu.
Area bridge scores
Jenkins VFW: Nan Morain, 5130; Florence DeLong, 4840; Dianne Lodin, 4190.
Whitefish Golf Course: Duplicate: North-South: Lorraine Northagen and Marcia Prescott, 103; Lois Steffen and Charles Ready, 101.5; Pat Montgomery and Florence DeLong, 101.5; Jim Thompson and Lori McCormick, 99.5. East-West: Chris and Diana Brown, 124; Sally Larson and Jane Kleinsasser, 102; Dale Dickie and Carolyn Thompson, 97.
Maucieri's: Marlene Anderson, 7250; Jim Thompson, 6610; Nan Morain, 5370; Carol Coult, 5310.
North-South: Lois Steffen and Charles Ready, 68; Emily Schuldt and Ginny Hersey, 67; Joanne and Fay Miller, 55.5.
East-West: Dick and Doreen Jordan, 75; Bruce Peck and Joe Heal, 62; Jim and Myrna Turner, 58; and Carol and Greg Lindahl, 58.
Crosslake Community Center: Joanne Miller, 5550; Bruce Peck, 5340; Mickey Smith, 4190; Fay Miller, 4040.
Anyone interested in joining the bridge game at the Crosslake Community Center, call the Center.