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Calendar July 16-20

Wednesday, July 16 Lap swimming: 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School pool. Hubbard County Commissioners: 9 a.m. in the basement of the courthouse in Park Rapids. North Country Trail work day: 9 a.m. on the trail. Contact Ray Vlasak...

Wednesday, July 16

Lap swimming: 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School pool.

Hubbard County Commissioners: 9 a.m. in the basement of the courthouse in Park Rapids.

North Country Trail work day: 9 a.m. on the trail. Contact Ray Vlasak at 573-3243 or at highpines@arvig.net to sign up.

TOPS MN 1220: 9:15 a.m. weigh-in, 9:45 a.m. meeting at the Hubbard Community Center.

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SAFE Parks program: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Heartland Park in Park Rapids and Akeley City Park.

Little Sand Lake Association coffee: 10 a.m. at the home of Diane and Bob Johnson, 20852 Glacier Dr.

Park Rapids Area Library: open 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m.

ARCC library: open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Akeley.

Headwaters Ladies Bridge: 11 a.m. Call Joan at 732-4917 or Karen at 732-4295.

Noon meal: 11:30 a.m. at the Nevis Senior Center.

AA: noon at Calvary Lutheran Church. For information call 800-462-5525.

Al-Anon: noon at Calvary Lutheran Church. Call 732-0506 or 732-9662.

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Rotary: noon at the Red Bridge Inn.

Activity Day with Jason Durham: 1 p.m. at the Nevis Senior Center.

Open swimming: 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School pool.

Knitters', Crocheters' and Needleworkers' Support Group: 2-4 p.m. at Monika's.

Park Rapids Farmers Market: 3-7 p.m. at Pioneer Park on Main street, 5-7 live music.

Water aerobics: 3:30-4:30 p.m. at the Area High School pool.

Headwaters Educational Learning Program (HELP): 4-7 p.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School.

Lap swimming: 6-7 p.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School pool.

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Free magic show: 7-8 p.m. at Mantrap Lodge, 2725 Jewel Dr.

AA: 8 p.m. at Pine Manor.

AA: 8 p.m. at the Senior Citizens building in Menahga.

Thursday, July 17

Lap swimming: 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School pool.

Curbside recyclables pick up: 8 a.m. east of Highway 71, Park Rapids.

Park Rapids Urban Forestry Committee: 8 a.m. at city hall.

Laporte School library open: 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Up North Quilters: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Akeley United Methodist Church.

SAFE Parks program: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Heartland Park in Park Rapids and Akeley City Park.

Kitchigami bookmobile: 10:15-11:15 a.m. at Nevis, 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Becida, 2:15-2:30 drop stop at Laporte and 3:15-4:15 at AhGwahChing.

Park Rapids Area Library: open 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

ARCC library: open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Akeley.

Water aerobics: 11-11:45 a.m. at the Area High School pool.

Duplicate bridge: 12:30 p.m. at the Park Rapids Senior Center, 102 2nd St. West.

Pinochle: 12:30-4 p.m. at the Park Rapids Senior Center, 102 West 2nd St.

Highway 34 construction meeting: 1 p.m. at the Park Rapids Area Library.

Open swimming: 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School pool.

Headwaters stroke support group: 1:30-3 p.m. at the Park Rapids Area Library.

Adult Basic Education: 3:45-5:45 p.m. at the Nevis High School computer lab.

Young Moms Group/Teen MOPS: 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Evergreen Church, 295 Western Ave. So.

TOPS 414: 6-6:20 p.m. weigh-in, 6:30 meeting at Riverside United Methodist Church (use the northwest entrance).

Laporte Book Club: 6 p.m. at the Lakeport Fire Hall.

Water aerobics: 6-7 p.m. at the Area High School pool.

Women's Bible study group: 7-8 p.m. at the Park Rapids Area Library. Everyone welcome.

Headwaters Regional Development Commission: 7 p.m. at the Beltrami Electric Cooperative meeting room, 4111 Technology Dr. NW, Bemidji.

Narcotics Anonymous: 7 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church. The only requirement is a desire to stop using.

Wadena Whirlaways: 7:30 p.m. plus dancing, 8-10 mainstream dancing at the Wadena Elks Lodge with Larry Johansen calling.

Friday, July 18

Lap swimming: 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School pool.

Midsummer Perennial Plant Sale: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Headwaters Animal Shelter, 901 Western Ave. So.

Summer Market: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Paul's Patio in Akeley.

Potato Lake ladies breakfast: 8:30 a.m. at LaPasta.

Mississippi Headwaters Board: 9 a.m. at the Cass County Courthouse in Walker.

SAFE Parks program: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Heartland Park in Park Rapids and Akeley City Park.

Park Rapids Area Library: open 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.; 10:45 story time for preschoolers and their parent(s).

ARCC library: open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Akeley.

Noon meal: 11:30 a.m. at the Nevis Senior Center.

Alcoholics Anonymous: noon at Calvary Lutheran Church. Call 800-462-5525.

Whist card games: 1 p.m. at the Nevis Senior Center.

Open swimming: 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Park Rapids Area High School pool.

Prairie Fire Children's Theater performance of "Alice in Wonderland:" 2 p.m. at the Nevis School original gym.

Rock Sober Alternative High Activities: 5 p.m. at the HAPA office, 203 2nd St. West.

Fish dinner: 5-7 p.m. at the Park Rapids American Legion, sponsored by the All Veterans Memorial Committee.

Fish fry: 5-7:30 p.m. at the Mantrap Valley Conservation Clubhouse, 1.5 miles east of Emmaville on CSAH 24.

Nevis Muskie Days fish fry: 5-8 p.m., 6 p.m. kiddie parade at Muskie Park, 7 adult scavenger hunt and more.

Depression and Bipolar Support Group: 7-8:30 p.m. at the Community Church of Walker.

Alcoholics Anonymous: 8 p.m. Call 800-462-5525.

Al-Anon: 8 p.m. Call 732-9662 or 732-1141.

Saturday, July 19

Yikes! Bikes!, fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity: 6-8:30 a.m. registration at the Walker Community Church on Highway 371.

Midsummer Perennial Plant Sale: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Headwaters Animal Shelter, 901 Western Ave. So.

Park Rapids Farmers Market: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Pioneer Park on Main street.

Nevis Muskie Days: 8 a.m. 5K Run on the Heartland Trail, 9 a.m. kids fishing contest, 10-noon kids games, 11 watermelon seed spitting contest, 1 p.m. buffalo chip toss, 6:30 grand parade and more.

Pancake breakfast: 8-11 a.m. at the Nevis Senior Center.

Green ReLeaf, fundraiser for Earth Share: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Riverside United Methodist Church.

Little Sand Lake Association CSAH 50 road pick up: 9 a.m.

Lower Crow Wing Lakes Association: 9:30 a.m. midsummer meeting at the Hubbard Community Center.

Walk for Life 2008: 9:30 a.m. registration at the Pregnancy Resource Center, 200 6th St. West, Park Rapids.

Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Tour: 10 a.m.-noon beginning at the showgrounds, located one-fourth mile east of the north entrance to Itasca State Park on Highway 200.

Park Rapids Area Library: open 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Author Will Weaver: noon book signing at Beagle Books.

Heritage Family Council: noon at the conference room at Heritage Living Center.

Prairie Fire Children's Theater performance of "Alice in Wonderland:" 2 p.m. at the Nevis School original gym.

Emma, Stocking, Bottle Lakes Association: 5 p.m. annual meeting and potluck picnic at the home of Dan and Mary Jean Schneeman, 20201 Hermit Lane.

Tall Tales Told 'round the Campfire: 7:30-8 p.m. meet at the museum amphitheater, below Wegmann's Store in Itasca State Park.

Alcoholics Anonymous: 8 p.m. at Pine Manor.

Sunday, July 20

Forest Riders ATV Club: 1 p.m. ride starting at the Two Inlets country Store; 5:30 annual meeting and potluck picnic at the home of Leonard and Audrey Eischens.

Summer Blooms, wildflower walk: 1:30-2:15 p.m. meet outside Forest Inn in Itasca State park.

Narcotics Anonymous: 6 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church. The only requirement is a desire to stop using.

Music Under the Pines: 7-8:30 p.m. at the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center in Itasca State Park.

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