The Center’s Morning Club to meet

The Center’s Morning Club will meet 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, at The Center, 803 Kingwood St., Brainerd.

This week Timber, a certified therapy dog, will be bringing Ada Larson to tell about her experiences as a dog therapist.

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Brainerd Eagles Club breakfast planned

Brainerd Eagles Club breakfast will be 8:30 a.m. to noon Sunday, Aug. 11, at 124 Front St., Brainerd, featuring the Eagles special for $8.

Square dance workshop planned

There will be a free square dance workshop 1-4 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Pillager Fairgrounds, sponsored by the Brainerd and Wadena square dancing clubs.

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Ray’s Promenaders square dance club to dance

Ray's Promenaders square dance club will dance Friday, Aug. 16, at The Center in Brainerd with Roger McNeil calling Plus at 7:30 p.m. and Mainstream 8-10 p.m.

Barb and Dale will be serving for fruit night.

Disabled American Veterans and Auxiliary to meet

The meeting of the Disabled American Veterans and Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at the Brainerd VFW.

Chapter No. 22 officers’ meeting will be 6 p.m.

Washington High School Class of 1967 to meet

The Washington High School Class of 1967 will meet 11:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at Brainerd Family Restaurant, 2115 S. Sixth St., Brainerd.

Area bridge scores

Jenkins VFW: Jo Bonestroo, 5080; Dick Dietz, 3950; Dianne Lodin, 3870.

Ideal Town Hall: Duplicate: Lane Weber and Jim Thompson, 15; Larry and Donna Fleer, 11.5; Shirley Rinehart and Florence DeLong, 11.

Whitefish Golf Club: North-South: Betty Moynagh and Kerry Holloway, 112; Patrick Spradlin and Bruce Eastman, 98.5; Shirley Gronholm and Marcia Prescott, 97. East-West: Cathy Ross and Carol Ross, 113.5; Florence DeLong and Tom McGrath, 108.5; Rhys Price Jones and Jim Thompson, 84.

Maucieri’s: Meridee Dobberstein, 7420; Jim Thompson, 7380; Mike Slind, 4730; Carol Johnson, 4350.

Ideal Town Hall: Lois Steffen and Charles Ready, 48.5; Alan Stans and Roseann Stans, 45.5; Jean Freytag and Enga Wodziak, 45; Florence DeLong and Shirley Rinehart, 42.

Crosslake Community Center: Donna Fleer, 4830; Pat Herrick, 4390; Barb Grove, 4340.

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.

Pinetree Patchworkers Quilt Club meeting planned

BAXTER -- The Pinetree Patchworkers Quilt Club will meet 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, at the Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 6190 Fairview Road, Baxter.

This is the annual potluck picnic. The program will be the revealing of the quilts from the Old Magazine Challenge. Bring a dish to share.

Brainerd Legion upcoming events

The Class of 1959 will meet at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12, in the Zelinske Hall.

The Legion Riders will meet at 7 p.m. Monday.

The Past Commanders will host a chicken and corn feed (all you can eat corn on the cob) 5 p.m. until gone Wednesday, Aug. 14. Cost is $9.

The special dinner Friday will be prime rib for $15. Walleye dinner is also available for $11.50. Serving begins at 5 p.m.

Crosslake Area Garden Club to meet

CROSSLAKE -- The Crosslake Area Garden Club meets 1 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the Crosslake Community Center.

For more information, contact Linda at 218-765-3246 or visit

The Aug. 21 program will be “Beware, within the Plant Kingdom Lurks Evil,” with presenter master gardener Jennifer Knutson.

Nisswa Women’s Club meeting set for Thursday

The Nisswa Women’s Club will meet Thursday, Aug. 15 at Jack’s House.

Social time will begin at 11:30 a.m. followed by lunch served at noon.

“You are the Destination” presentation will be by Pastor Lilja Behr.

Hostesses are Bonnie Hanson, chair; Lois Kuntz, Jane Myhra, Margo Neva and Cheryl Swanson.

Inspirational by Ramona Benson.

This is the month for Lakes Area Food Shelf donations.

Annual dues for membership for 2020 will be collected starting this month. Dues are $20.

For more information, or to make a reservation for the luncheon, call Arlene Brodeur at 218-963-6063.

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Baxter Kiwanis

Baxter Kiwanis is welcoming visitors as well as new members.

Kiwanis is a service organization with children as the primary focus.

Meetings are 7 a.m. Tuesdays at Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Baxter.

Duplicate bridge scores

Sandy Weber and Gretchen Sonden, 11.5; Lane Weber and Nan Morain, 11; Lois Volkmuth and Phyllis DeRosier, 10.5; Joe Heal and Don Rasmussen, 10.5.

Area senior dances

Senior dances will be 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, at the Motley Ten-Hi with music by Marie and The Boys; 1-4 p.m. Wednesday at Waukenabo with music by Frank and Fran; and 1-4 p.m. Friday at the Deerwood Legion with music by Jerry’s Dance Band.