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What's Doing-Feb. 26

Brainerd Legion

upcoming events

Commander Chris’ all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast will be 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at the Legion. Cost: $7, adults; $4, kids.

A jumbo shrimp dinner by Terry and Sons will be served from 5:30 p.m. until gone Thursday at the Legion. Cost: $13.

GSS-Bethany Auxiliary

Good Samaritan Society-Bethany Auxiliary will meet at 10 a.m. March 1 in the Bethany Community Room. Special program: Caring Partners.

Good Samaritan Bowl Steering Committee

The Good Samaritan Bowl Steering committee will meet at 11 a.m. March 1 in the Bethany Community Room.

Sons of Norway Lodge

No. 1-659

ISLE — Tusenvann, Sons of Norway Lodge No. 1-659 in Isle will hold its next meeting at noon March 10 at the I.R.E.C. building in Isle. Program will be given by Terry Salmela, who will take us to the beautiful 1994 Lillehammer, Norway Winter Olympics. For questions call Donna at (320) 676-1638 or Gary at 927-6557.

Duplicate bridge scores

North-South: Bruce Eastman and Patrick Spradlin, 46.5; Ann Richardson and Clif Johnson, 38. East-West: Tom McGrath and Pat Wimpf, 39.5; and Barb Bretz and Ruth Gottwaldt, 39.5.

WHS class of

1957 luncheon

WHS class of 1957 will meet 11 a.m. Tuesday at Northwind Grille.

VFW Friday dinner

VFW Post No. 1647 Friday evening dinner will be seafood alfredo served from 5:30 p.m. until gone Friday. Cost: $8.

Baxter Lions Club

The Baxter Lions Club will meet Monday at Camp Vanasek. Dinner is at 6:30 p.m. and the regular meeting is at 7 p.m.

Women’s Country

League pool party

The Women’s Country League pool party will be Wednesday at Yesterday’s Gone. Social hour will be 5:30-6:30 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. There will be prizes and money payout. Pool tournament: $5. Each team is responsible to bring: Two $5 prizes (cash, gift certificates, etc.) and each woman should bring a potluck dish to share.

BNSF Vets Association

BNSF Vets Association will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday for a breakfast meeting at Northwind Grille. Free breakfast for paid up members.

Senior dances

Senior dances will be 1-4 p.m. Tuesday at Motley with music by Michael James; from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday at Waukenabo with music by Frank Gust; and from 1-4 p.m. Friday in Deerwood with music by Carl and Don.

Chapter DV, P.E.O.

Chapter DV, P.E.O. will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the home of Sharon Carlson. Refer to your directions to her new home. Jill Carlson-Ferrie will present a program on the Women’s Fund.

Ray’s Promenaders

Ray’s Promenaders will host a square dance Friday at Franklin Arts Center. Tom Jacobs will call Plus at 7:30 p.m. and Mainstream from 8-10 p.m. Salty snacks will be the theme for the lunch to follow.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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