Sunday, June 22
Dan Kiser Jr. benefit
A benefit for MMA fighter Dan Kiser Jr. is all day at The Hub in Fargo. Meals include pancake feed from 8 to 11 a.m., chili cook-off from noon to 3 p.m. and spaghetti feed from 5 to 8 p.m. Entertainment includes live music and a comedy show. There will also be a bake sale, silent auction and Games to Go. For more information, email email@example.com. An account has also been set up at www.gofundme.com/dankiser for donations.
North America movie
Tamarac Wildlife Refuge presents the movie “North America Episode 1– Born to be Wild” at 2 p.m. Take an extraordinary journey through North America and meet the incredible array of exotic wildlife that lives in our backyard. Through epic cinematography and compelling storytelling, we experience their struggle for survival in this land of extremes.
Tuesday, June 24
Overeaters Anonymous Detroit Lakes Serenity Group meets Tuesdays at noon in the second floor library of the First Lutheran Church.
Sons of Norway
Sons of Norway sponsors a free will offering concert at 7 p.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church with Trio Con Brio from Sweden performing with flute, English horn and piano. Refreshments will be served after the concert. Habitat for Humanity will be serving their meal in the Trinity Church parking lot instead of the park. All are welcome to come to Trinity to eat.
The Detroit Country Club Women’s Bridge Association meets at 11:30 a.m. To make reservations, please call either Barb Erickson at 847-8090 or Joyce Junge at 847-8411.
Lake Park Garden Club
The Lake Park Garden Club meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Cormorant Park Place Clubhouse. Roll Call: what is your best tip for handling pests in your garden? Program: Incorporating Water Displays in your garden. Lunch: Toni & Erin. New members are always welcome. Call 218-532-2883 for more information.
Thursday, June 26
Parkinson’s Support Group
Parkinson’s Support Group is from 2-3 p.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church. Speaker: Sarah Matcha, nurse practitioner Sanford Fargo. Please contact Sue Sorensen, LSW, at 218-844-7118 if you have questions.
Friday, June 27
Party in the Park
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Family Council hosts its annual Party in the Park from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Holy Rosary Parish Center. Enjoy food, raffles and music.
Saturday, June 28
DL Friday Noon Group potluck
Detroit Lakes Friday Noon Group hosts a potluck dinner and open AA meeting beginning at 6 p.m. in the First Lutheran Church basement fellowship hall. There will be Alanon and AA speakers at 7.
Ugly truck/car contest
The Detroit Lakes Eagles Aerie 2342 host an ugly truck/car contest is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Washington Square Mall parking lot. Trophies awarded to Ugliest and People’s Choice. Entry fee is $15. Contact Ardean Anderson at 218-849-2704 for more info.
The DAV and Lakes Area Color Guard are collecting donated clothing June 23-27 at the trailer near the former Sinclair Station across from Central Market. They are asking for gently used clothing and small appliances and no furniture, beds or large appliances. Proceeds from the collected and sold clothing will be spent on local veterans programs.
Cormorant Lutheran Auction
The 20th annual Cormorant Lutheran Auction sale begins at 10 a.m. The rummage sale will be June 27 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and June 28 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Both will be held on the church grounds. Cormorant Lutheran is located at 14314 Co. Hwy 4, Lake Park.