DL News Staff
Sunday, July 15
Thursday, July 12
Sunday, July 8 Disse/Eidenschink Family Reunion: The Disse and Eidenschink families will be holding a reunion to celebrate 144 years in Becker County, starting at noon in Dunton Locks County Park. Please bring a dish, memories and pictures to share. For more information, please contact Peggy Disse Stellmach at 218-234-1766.
Wednesday, July 4 Fireworks on the Beach: The Detroit Lakes Chamber of Commerce and local businesses will once again be presenting an Independence Day Fireworks Spectacular on the City Beach, starting at dusk (approximately 10 p.m.). There is no cost to attend.
Sunday, July 1 Pancake breakfast: The local Knights of Columbus will be sponsoring a pancake, French toast and sausage breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Holy Rosary Parish Center, 1043 Lake Ave., Detroit Lakes. Admission is a free will donation, with all proceeds going to benefit Knights of Columbus community projects.
Friday, June 29 Blues, Beer & BBQ: The Detroit Lakes Kiwanis Club will be rocking Detroit Mountain with its second annual scholarship fundraiser, featuring Minnesota blues legends the Lamont Cranston Band as well as the Matt Aakre Blues Trio and Reverend Raven & the Chain-Smokin' Altar Boys, as well as a special appearance by Minnesota Vikings wide receiver (and DL native) Adam Thielen at 7 p.m. There will also be pulled pork barbecue sandwiches, Finnegan's beer and a variety of other beverages available for sale, and the Mountain itself will be open for scenic lift rides and mountain bike riding until 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 and available at the Detroit Lakes Chamber, from any Kiwanis member, or online at www.eventbrite.com .
Thursday, June 21
Sunday, June 10 Kathie Brekke & the Sky Blues Band: The nondenominational Shoreham Chapel will host Kathie Brekke & the Sky Blues Band for its 10:45 a.m. service; the music will get underway at 10:30 a.m., so come early for a good seat. Tuesday, June 12 DCC Women's Bridge: The Detroit Country Club Women's Bridge Association will meet at 11:30 a.m. To make reservations please call Gladie Swanson at 218-847-5332. Reservations must be made by 9:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10.
Wednesday, June 6
Sunday, June 3 Pancake breakfast: The local Knights of Columbus will be sponsoring a pancake, French toast and sausage breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Holy Rosary Parish Center, 1043 Lake Ave., Detroit Lakes. Admission is a free will donation, with all proceeds going to benefit the Becker County Food Pantry. Shoreham Chapel Opening: The nondenominational Shoreham Chapel opens for the season at 10:45 a.m.; services will be held each Sunday at the same time through the end of the summer. Tuesday, June 5