DL News Staff
Ecumen, which is Minnesota's largest provider of housing and services for older adults, has awarded Emmanuel Community with its Ecumen Seedling Award for Innovation. The award, which is selected through peer review, was presented to leaders of Emmanuel Community at the recent Ecumen Leadership Conference in the Twin Cities. It was one of just four such awards presented by Ecumen. Emmanuel Community received the Seedling Award for its leadership role in developing a person centered model of care called the Circle of Care program.
What does it take to grill the perfect steak? According to a new cookbook, the answer is a few good Marines. Weber's new grilling cookbook, Command of the Grill: A Salute to Steak, features grilled steak recipes by active, reserve, and famous former U.S. Marines. One hundred percent of the sales from the $10 cookbook will go to four charities that directly benefit U.S.
SUNDAY, JUNE 11 2:00 pm- Callaway Community Council, Callaway City Hall. 4:00-6 pm-The Detroit Lakes, Moorhead, Fargo area PFLAG (Parents, Families/Friends, of Lesbians & Gays) Chapter meets at the PEPP bldg. at 116 12th St. So., Moorhead, MN. Info: Audrey at 218-238-6604. 7-8:00 pm- ALATEEN Group, Holy Rosary Church basement. 8:00 pm- AA, corner of Summit & Holmes, 844-9970. monday, JUNE 12 8:30 am-7 pm- Adult Basic Education & GED tutoring, 204 E. Willow (Lincoln Ed. Ctr.).
Johnson-Schneider engagement Tammy Johnson and Joe Schneider announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Kenny and Lynette Marks of Pelican Rapids; Fritz and Laure Zirbel of Detroit Lakes; and Dennis and Sally Schneider of Grafton, N.D. Tammy is attending Seattle Pacific University in Seattle, Wash., and will graduate in June 2007 with a nursing degree. Joe graduated from MSU-Moorhead in May 2006 and is employed by Cam West Construction in Seattle, Wash. A fall wedding is planned.
Borg-Blazek engagement Megan Borg and Chris Blazek announce their engagement. Parents are Rod and Pam Borg, Burnsville, Gloria Blazek, Detroit Lakes, and Bob and Tracy Blazek, Crookston. Megan graduated from the University of Minnesota, Duluth and is a science teacher in Chaska. Chris graduated from the University of Minnesota, Duluth and is employed by US Bank. A June 24th wedding is planned at Hosanna! Lutheran Church, Lakeville.
Marteny-Ulmer engagement Richelle Jere´ Marteny and Ryan James Ulmer announce their engagement. Richelle's parents are Kathy and Joel Bechtold of West Fargo, N.D., and Robert Marteny of Oregon. Ryan's parents are Jim Ulmer of Ellendale, N.D., and Donna Ulmer of Aberdeen, S.D. Richelle graduated from Detroit Lakes High School in 2002. Ryan graduated from Ellendale High School in 2001. He is employed at Smurfit Stone. A June 16th wedding is planned in Fargo at the Ramada.
Spaeth-Okeson engagement Kristen Ann-Emerson Spaeth and James Andrew Okeson announce their engagement. Parents are Steven and Jane Spaeth, Detroit Lakes and Charles and Michelle Okeson, Detroit Lakes. A June 24 wedding is planned at the home of Charles and Michelle Okeson.
LaPlante-Anderson wedding Melanie Elise LaPlante and Benjamin Richard Anderson were married May 27 at Lake Seven, Frazee. Parents are Peter and Kathy LaPlante of Detroit Lakes; and Ken and Kathi Anderson, Frazee. Melanie and Benjamin are attending NDSU and making their home in Fargo, N.D.
Ruud 50th wedding anniversary An open house honoring Jim and Anna Mae Ruud on their 50th wedding anniversary will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, June 17 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Pelican Rapids. No gifts please.
The Silver Follies will present the classic musical "Anything Goes" at the Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre, 333 Fourth St., Fargo, starting at 2 p.m. today. Call 701-235-6778 for ticket information. *** The Northern Lights Ballroom Dance Club will sponsor a West coast swing lesson at 3 p.m. today, followed by general ballroom dancing until 6 p.m., at the Cashwise Community Room in Fargo. Call 701-232-1842 for more information. *** Minnesota State University Moorhead will open its 2006 Summer Cinema Series this Monday, June 12, with a 7:30 p.m.