The Detroit Lakes Tribune accepts community calendar items, for publication online and in our Wednesday and Sunday print editions, space permitting.
Each submission must include the following: Date, time and location of event, whether it is recurring or a one-time happening, and where to go for more information (phone, email and/or website). Also include whether the event is free or paid admission, and how much it costs when applicable.
Friday, March 5
Lenten Fish Fry: The Holy Rosary Knights of Columbus will be sponsoring a ”Take Out Only” Lenten Fish Fry; pickup is between 5-7 p.m. in the Holy Rosary Church south parking lot. Menu includes fish, potatoes, coleslaw, baked beans, bun and dessert Cost is $10 for adults.
Wednesday, March 10
Women's EDGE-Rose McGee: The first part of the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce's 2021 Women's EDGE speaker series will be presented virtually, from 3 to 5 p.m. The featured speaker is Rose McGee, also known as the "Sweet Potato Pie Comfort Lady." Tickets for this four-event speaker series are $99; contact the Chamber of Commerce at 218-847-9202 for more information.
Friday, March 12
Lenten Fish Fry: The Knights of Columbus Council 12581, of Frazee, is having the second of their annual fundraising fish fry dinners from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 202 Maple Ave. West, Frazee. Meals will be for pick-up only; there will be no dining at the church, according to the Knights. The dinners include fried fish, scalloped potatoes, coleslaw, bread and ice cream. Cost is $10 per person. The proceeds will go toward repairing the Knights' Pro Life sign, supporting the Becker County Food Pantry, spring scholarships at Frazee schools and and Sacred Heart Church.
Naytahwaush Nightriders' 51st Annual Snodeo: The Naytahwaush Nightriders' 51st Annual Snodeo is set for Saturday and Sunday, March 6-7 at Pinehurst Resort. Saturday's events include the Snodeo 200 snowmobile races on the lake, a radar run, vintage snowmobile show and old timers' ride, while Sunday's lineup includes more lake races, another radar run and prize drawings. There is plenty of room for ice castles and campers to park on South Twin Lake; gate fee is $10 per day, per person, though those age 12 and under will be admitted free of charge. Proceeds from the event are used for trail maintenance.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Here is the meeting schedule for the Detroit Lakes Alano Club at 827 Summit Ave. — Sundays at 1 p.m., 12x12 open meeting; Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Big Book open meeting; Wednesdays at 12 noon, Grapevine open meeting; Wednesdays at 6 p.m., women's open meeting; Thursdays at 7 p.m., Intro to AA open meeting; Saturdays at 7 a.m., men's open meeting; Saturdays at 9 a.m., Women's Big Book closed meeting; Saturdays at 8 p.m., open topic meeting. There are no dues or fees for meetings. For more information, call the Detroit Lakes Alano Club at 218-844-9970, or the District 3 AA Helpline at 877-833-2327.
Lake Country Woodcarvers: Anyone interested in wood carving or woodworking is welcome to bring their latest projects to the Holmes Art Cellar every Tuesday from 1 to 4 p.m. and enjoy a free woodworking session. Pattern books and other resources are available in the Woodcarvers' library for checkout. There is no cost to participate. Call Dale Wavra at 701-371-5204 for more information.
Detroit Lakes Public Library: The Detroit Lakes Public Library has expanded its operating hours to resume the same schedule it had pre-pandemic. Hours are as follows ... Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; it is closed on Sundays. The library will also continue to offer the additional service of curbside delivery of books, movies, printing jobs and more. Call 218-847-2168 for more information.