What's Doing - April 6
Class of 1966
BAXTER—Class of 1966 will have lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday, April 8, at Arrowwood Lodge, 6967 Lake Forest Road, Baxter.
194th Regiment to meet
The 194th Regiment meeting will be 10 a.m. Monday, April 8, at the Brainerd National Guard Armory.
A short meeting followed by set-up for the Bataan Memorial Service planned for 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Bataan Memorial Hall.
Wadena Whirlaways to dance
WADENA—The Wadena Whirlaways Square Dancers will host a dance Thursday, April 11, at the VFW in Wadena.
Tom Allen is the caller and the theme is Glitz/Glamour night.
Plus dancing begins at 7:30 p.m. and mainstream dancing at 8 p.m.
Alpha Chapter No. 23 OES meeting set
Alpha Chapter No. 23 OES will meet 7 p.m. Monday, April 8, at the Masonic Hall.
Supper will be 5:30 p.m. and treats will be served by Jennie Christensen.
Xi Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa to meet
The Xi Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa will meet 4:15 p.m. Monday, April 9, at Jean Collins' home.
The program is Suicide Crisis Prevention with Mary Mariana as the featured speaker on the topic.
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, April 10, at the Brainerd Elks Lodge, 215 South Ninth St., Brainerd.
Captain Robert Orr Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution meeting set
The Captain Robert Orr Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will meet 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at the Front Street Café in Brainerd.
The students will be reading winning essays as the program.
For more information, call 218-829-1326.
DAR is a service organization with many projects.
Brainerd Eagles Club breakfast set for Sunday
The Brainerd Eagles Club breakfast will be 8:30 a.m. to noon Sunday, April 7, at 124 Front St., Brainerd, featuring the Eagles' special for $8.
Brainerd Garden Club meeting planned
The Brainerd Garden Club will meet 1 p.m. Friday, April 12, at Northland Arboretum.
Program will be deer control presented by Eric Nelson of the Minnesota DNR.
Hostesses are Margarita Price and Jackie Froemming.
Bethel Cemetery annual meeting set
The Bethel Cemetery annual meeting will be 7 p.m. April 15, at the church.
Pine River-Backus BDA Scout Troop No. 73 annual pancake breakfast planned
The Pine River-Backus BSA Scout Troop No. 73 annual pancake breakfast will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 14 at the Pine River American Legion Post No. 613.
Cost: $8, adults; kids 4-10, $5; and infants 0-3, free.
This fundraising event is used to help offset the cost of attending summer camp for the individual scouts.
The breakfast includes plates of pancakes and sausage; along with coffee, milk or juice and a chance to meet and talk to local BSA Scouts, who will be serving the tables.
Gardeners' Night Out event canceled
NISSWA—The Gardeners' Night Out event scheduled for Thursday, April 11, at the Main Street Ale House in Nisswa, sponsored by the Nisswa Garden Club, has been canceled and will be rescheduled at a later date.
The next Gardeners' Night Out will be May 9 with a presentation by Tracy Schrock of Morning Glory Flowers.
For more information, contact Mary Williams at 515-556-3570 or Jill at 218-831-5054.
Mother's Day Tea planned
DEERWOOD—The Deerwood Lakes Lions will have its annual Mother's Day Tea from noon to 2 p.m. May 11 at the Cascade Methodist Church in Deerwood.
The theme this year is "Celebration of Spring." Call Lion Nancy at 218-831-5683 to make a required reservation.
Area bridge scores
Jenkins VFW: Bruce Peck, 6000; Florence DeLong, 5350.
Whitefish Golf Club: Duplicate: Jim Thompson and Mark Doucette, 48.5; Tom McGrath and Mary Doucette, 40.5; Mary Kay Kendall and Butch Lodin, 36; Al and Rose Ann Stans, 34.5; Phyllis DeRosier and Lois Volkmuth, 34; Dale Dickie and Carolyn Thompson, 34.
Whitefish Golf Course: Duplicate: Jim Thompson and Lane Weber, 31; Phyllis DeRosier and Lois Volkmuth, 29.5; Tom and Helen McGrath, 27; Bruce Peck and Joe Heal, 26.
Crosslake Community Center: Jim Thompson, 6220; Florence DeLong, 5420; Carolyn Thompson, 5150.
Anyone interested in joining any of the bridge games can contact Jim Thompson at 218-543-4688.
Anyone interested in joining the bridge game at the Crosslake Community Center, call the Center.
Brainerd Legion upcoming events
The Auxiliary will have a fundraiser pie social starting at noon Sunday, April 7.
In addition, the Brainerd Chapter of the Legion Riders will help out by providing bars and cookies for the social. Funds raised will go to support Auxiliary programs for veterans.
The Legion Riders will meet 7 p.m. Monday, April 8.
The 40 et 8 will meet 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 9.
Bob Harting's barbecue rib dinner for $11.50 will be the special Friday, April 12.
Walleye is also available for $11.50. Serving begins at 5 p.m. There will also be a BMX fundraiser from 6-9 p.m. in the Zelinske Hall.
The Sixth District Legion Riders meeting will be 1 p.m. April 13.
Area senior dances
Area senior dances will be from 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, at the Motley Ten-Hi with music by Michael James; and from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday with music by Frank and Fran.
Duplicate bridge scores
North-South: Lois Volkmuth and Phyllis DeRosier, 42.5; Jim Thompson and Tom McGrath, 38.5.
East-West: Lorraine Northagen and Jean Knutson, 40.5; Mark Doucette and Scott Krupke, 39.