Upcoming events Jan. 31-Feb. 7
Sunday, Jan. 31
-The local Kids Against Hunger project will be packaging food for Haiti from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31 at Faith Baptist Church in Park Rapids. Those who would like to help package food should call Mark Waller at 732-7230. Donations to cover expenses are welcome.
Tuesday, Feb. 2
-Actor and award winning illustrator Steve Stark becomes Teddy Roosevelt from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2 at Northwoods Bank for the opening program of the Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning.
Thursday, Feb. 4
-A defensive driving refresher course with Dave Free will be held from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4 at Northwoods Bank in Park Rapids. To register, call 218-333-3100, ext. 301.
Friday, Feb. 5
-St. Joseph's Area Health Services Auxiliary will have a "Go-Red for Women" lunch from 11:30 to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10 at Riverside United Methodist Church. To make reservations, call 237-5522 or Joyce Cowman at 732-0992. Auxiliary members should make their reservations through their group president. Reservations will be accepted through Friday, Feb. 5.
-First City Squares of Bemidji is hosting a Square Dance from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5 at the United Methodist Fellowship Hall. Plus tips will be the first half hour. Larry Johanson will be the caller. Visitors and spectators are welcome. For more information, call Kurt or Patti at 218-444-8328.
Saturday, Feb. 6
-The next Ruby's Pantry food distribution will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Assumption of our Lady Catholic Church in Menahga. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Bring baskets and boxes for food. Volunteers are needed. For more information, contact Karol or Dave at 564-4501.
Sunday, Feb. 7
-A Boy Scouts pancake breakfast will be held from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7 at the Park Rapids American Legion Club.
-The 21st annual Wadena County Radar Run will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7 on Spirit Lake. Registration begins at 10 a.m. with no additional runs after 2:30 p.m. Prizes include trophies for first and second places and cash prizes for top speed of the day. For more information, call 218-631-2048.