What's Doing - Nov. 1
American Association of University Women to meet via Zoom on Nov. 9
American Association of University Women will meet via Zoom 6:30 p.m. Nov. 9 to discuss the book “Northern Shores, Southern Borders” by local author Jan Kurtz.
The author will lead the discussion focusing on one particular chapter that highlights empowerment of women. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Center bridge scores
Tied for 1st: Pat Meyer and Ken Herd, 4070; 3rd: Phyllis DeRosier, 3900.
CJ Chapter of PEO to meet Nov. 3
CJ Chapter of PEO will meet at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov 3, via Zoom.
For a Zoom invitation, text or call 952-484-7980.
Backus American Legion’s Whitetail Weekend set
BACKUS — Italian beef and sausage sandwiches, chili and a breakfast will highlight activities during the Backus American Legion’s Whitetail Weekend Nov. 6-8.
Activities during the firearms deer season opening weekend will begin with a meat raffle at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, with the Italian sandwiches and chili being served from 4 to 8 p.m. both Friday and Saturday nights. Italian beef or sausage sandwiches with mozzarella cheese served wet or dry with chips will be available for $8 from 4 to 8 p.m. A combo of both meats is $11. Chili will be served for $4 a bowl. Takeout food will be available.
Breakfast will be served from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Nov. 8. The meal includes a choice of French toast or pancakes, fried or scrambled eggs, bacon and sausage, coffee and juice for $7 for adults and $4 for kids under age 7.
State COVID-19 seating and masking rules during the events will be followed. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the post was unable to sponsor its traditional Saturday Hunters’ Dinner this year.
Backus Legion to sponsor radio broadcast
BACKUS — The Backus American Legion is sponsoring a radio broadcast by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Nov. 11, Veterans Day, entitled “Heroes We Remember.”
The program will be aired on Park Rapids station KDKK 97.5 FM from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Nov. 11.