Happenings April 14-18
Happenings entries that include date, time and place, as well as a contact person's name and telephone number, of an event can be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at pmayfield
@dlnewspapers.com or submitted online at www.dl-online.com.
Wednesday, April 14
-Ojibwe language class
An Ojibwe language class is every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Detroit Lakes library. It is a potluck supper, and free and open to the public.
-Women's discussion group
A new discussion group for women of all ages meets from 9 to 11 p.m. This group is for serious-minded females who want to get together and bring ideas. What is your passion? For more information, contact 847-9849.
Thursday, April 15
A fund-raiser for new kitchen equipment at the Senior Citizen Community center is from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the center.
-Spring fashion show
The Alpha Theta Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship Fund-raiser Spring Fashions Show is at 7 p.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church, DL. It will feature fashions for all ages by Christopher Banks, Glik's, Maurice's, Nadine's and Vanity. There will be drawings for a homemade afghan, gift certificates and several other door prizes. A free-will offering will be taken. Proceeds will go to the Scholarship Fund and benefit area Education Students. Everyone welcome.
-Frazee Spring Arts Festival
The Frazee Spring Arts Festival is from 7-9 p.m. in the Frazee High school Green Gym. The Festival will include K-12 Visual Art displays, 12 full size student created Mosaic Windows -- auctioned through silent auction, 5th-12th vocal/instrumental performances, Empty Bowl fundraiser project. K-12 Visual Art Displays can also be seen at Frazee High School Green gym from 8:30 a.m. to noon on April 16.
Friday, April 16
The Lake Park Country Twirlers have canceled their dance for tonight.
-Byberg in town
Republican congressional candidate Lee Byberg hosts "Twice American Tour Stop" from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the DL Community and Cultural Center ballroom. There is no cost, and an open forum will be apart of the event.
The Congregational Church, DL, hosts a spring salad luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 17
The DL Breakfast Rotary Club hosts a blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Boys and Girls Club.
-Family Fun Carnival
The 7th annual Family Fun Carnival is from 11 .m. to 3 p.m. in the Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Frazee. There will be 25 games featured to provide fun for all ages. Lunch will also be available. Sponsored by the Bethlehem Preschool/Daycare Committee.
The Twisted Stitchers Fiber Guild meets at 9:30 a.m. at 210 S. Main St., Park Rapids. This will be a work session, so bring your projects to work on and show and tell.
Augustana Lutheran Church, one mile east of the county Rd. 15 and county Rd. 22 intersection, hosts an all you can eat chili feed from 5 to 7 p.m. Cost is adults for $5, ages 6-12 are $3 and 5 and under are free.
-Timber movie, logger breakfast
The Frazee debut of Jeff Schlossman's documentary film "Timber: Dead and Down" is at 9 a.m. A logger breakfast is from 7 to 9 a.m. Both are in the Frazee Event Center. Breakfast is a free-will offering to the Frazee Lions Club.
Sunday, April 18
St. Theodore's Church, Ponsford/Pine Point, hosts a meat bingo at 1:30 p.m. There will be 20 games and 20 winners.
A pancake and French toast breakfast is from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Senior Citizen Community Center, DL. Cost is $3.50.
Salem Lutheran Church, Hitterdal, hosts a Spring Dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adults are $10, 6-12 are $4 and preschool are free.
-Meatball, gravy dinner
Houglum Lutheran Church, Lake Park, hosts a meatball and gravy dinner from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Prices are $8 for adults, 5 to 12 are $4 and under 5 are free.