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Sunday, Jan. 13

Indoor soccer

Indoor soccer for ages 4-12 is from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Detroit Lakes High School. Cost is $10. For more information, visit or call Jane at 849-6085.

Futsal soccer league

Futsal soccer league for ages 13-18 is from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Detroit Lakes High School gym. Cost is $25. For more information, visit or call Jane at 849-6085.

Snowshoe science adventure

Tamarac Wildlife Refuge hosts a Snowshoe Science Adventure at 2 p.m. Come explore the science of winter and learn how to turn your Tamarac wildlife and plant life sightings into a documented observation through Project Noah. Bring your camera and dress for the weather. Meet at the Pine Lake Parking Area on County Hwy 29. Snowshoes for children are available for loan. Adult snowshoes are limited. For more information, or to check on cancellation due to weather conditions, contact the refuge staff at 847-2641 ext 23.

Monday, Jan. 14

Grieving my way

Grieving my Way, a support group for parents who have experienced the loss of a child of any age, meets the second Monday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Hospice of the Red River Valley. For more info, call Brenda at 846-9275.

Izaak Walton League

Izaak Walton League Prairie Woods Chapter meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the DL Library. Donna Dustin and Earl Johnson will talk about American woodcock research at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. The public is welcome to attend.

Tuesday, Jan. 15

Overeaters Anonymous,

Serenity Group

Overeaters Anonymous Detroit Lakes Serenity Group meets Tuesdays at noon in the second floor library of the First Lutheran Church.

Lions Club

The Detroit Lakes Lions Club meets the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in Holiday Inn. For more information, contact Gerald Johnson at 847-3923.

Wednesday, Jan. 16

Larry's Plus square dance

Larry's Plus square dance is from 7-9 p.m. in the IOOF Hall, 118 W Holmes St., Detroit Lakes. Larry Johansen is caller.

Friday, Jan. 18

Country Twirlers square dance

Country Twirlers square dance is 7:30-10 p.m. in the IOOF Hall, 118 W Holmes St., Detroit Lakes. Myron Hollatz is caller.

Saturday, Jan. 19

Sledding event

The Detroit Lakes Women of Today hosts a sledding event from noon to 4 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club. Tubes will be available for sledding and a hot cocoa bar will be set up inside. Bundle up and bring the whole family for an afternoon of fun. It is free to attend.

Variety dance canceled

The old time variety dance usually held in Frazee is canceled for this month.