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North Country Scene for January 15
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619


Thursday, Jan. 15

10:30 a.m. "Lapsit" Storytime program for 2-year-olds, "Sing a Song of Winter," at Bemidji Public Library.


9-10 a.m. SilverSneakers muscular strength and range of movement program at Nielson Place Activity Center. Darla, 333-6396.

10:15-11:15 a.m. Kitchigami Mobile Library meets near Muskie Park in Nevis.

11-11:45 a.m. Paul Bunyan Senior Activity Center (formerly the Bemidji Senior Center) offers Silver Stretchers exercise and Walk Away the Pounds.

12:30-1:30 p.m. Kitchigami Mobile Library meets near Becida Store in Becida.

2:15-2:30 p.m. Kitchigami Mobile Library meets at the Drop Stop on Main Street in Laporte.

9 p.m. Open Stage at Brigid's Cross Irish Pub, downtown Bemidji, 444-0567.

Friday, Jan. 16

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Paul Bunyan Senior Activity Center (formerly Bemidji Senior Center) Senior Creations Craft Shop open.

12:30 p.m. Open bridge group meets at Eagles Club. Mary Boell, 751-9368.

1-4 p.m. "We Shall Remain" Conference at American Indian Resource Center at BSU.

5-8 p.m. OPC offers shuttle to Buena Vista Ski Area. Call 755-2999 to confirm times.


Thursday, Jan. 15

9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Adult Education at Community Service Center, 616 America Ave. N.W. Child care available for preschool-age children from 12:45-2:45 p.m., 333-8343.

Friday, Jan. 16

9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Adult Education at Community Service Center, 616 America Ave. N.W., 333-8343.


Thursday, Jan. 15

7 p.m. Headwaters Regional Development Commission meeting. 444-4732 for location.

Friday, Jan. 16

9 a.m.-12 p.m. Mississippi Headwaters Board monthly meeting. Cass County Courthouse in Walker.


Thursday, Jan. 15

8:30/10 a.m. TOPS MN 1464 weekly weigh-in/meeting. First Baptist Church, 1555 Paul Bunyan Dr. N.W. 1-800-932-8677 or

9 a.m. Retired Law Enforcement Officers breakfast at Jimmy's, Minnesota Highway 371 in Walker. All retired and working law enforcement personnel are welcome to join. Jim Dowson, (218) 547-1894.

10:30 a.m. Sunshine Gang AA meeting-closed, Alano Club, Bemidji. 444-2525.

4:15 p.m. Weight Watchers meeting, Bethel Lutheran Church in Bemidji.

5 p.m. Up North Al-Anon meeting, Conference Room C at North Country Regional Hospital.

5:30 p.m. Horizon Connection support group meeting in Lueken's Village Foods North meeting room. Bonnie Jevning, 751-3118 or

6:30-8:30 p.m. Genealogy discussion group at Family History Center, 3033 Birchmont Drive N.W.

7 p.m. Sons of Norway Granlund Lodge 240 meeting at Embassy Community Center in Fosston. Helen at 218-268-4465.

7 p.m. Gamblers Anonymous meets downstairs at Alano Club, 1225 Anne St. N.W. 444-2525.

7 p.m. Pine Tree II AA meeting-closed, North Country Regional Hospital Education Room, Bemidji.

7 p.m. 12 by 12 Study AA meeting-closed, Calvary Free Church, Walker.

7 p.m. Laporte AA meeting-closed, Baptist Church, Laporte.

7 p.m. Red Lake AA meeting, St. Mary's Mission Church, Red Lake.

7 p.m. Half-way House AA meeting, 16427 69th Ave. N.W., Cass Lake.

7:30 p.m. Beltrami County Council on Chemical Dependency Board of Directors meets at Alcohol and Drug Center, 211 Minnesota Ave. N.W.

8 p.m. Gifts of the Big Book AA meeting-closed, Alano Club, Bemidji, 444-2525.

Friday, Jan. 16

Noon Al-Anon meeting at New Salem Lutheran Church in Turtle River. Dora Lee at 586-2262.

Noon Big Book Study, AA meeting-closed, Alano Club, Bemidji.

4-5 p.m. Rock Sober Alternative High meeting at Evergreen Community Service Building in Bemidji. Call Tammy or Graham at 751-2466.

5:30 p.m. Free to Choose open meeting (non-smoking) at Alano Club, 1225 Anne St. N.W. 444-2525.

7-9 p.m. Reformers Unanimous meeting at Bemidji Baptist Church. Reformers Unanimous is a faith-based addiction recovery program. Nursery and child care provided. 751-9311.

8 p.m. Blackduck Group, AA meeting-closed, Zion Lutheran Church, Blackduck.

8 p.m. Pine Tree AA Meeting-closed, Carpenter's Union Hall, 607 Second St. se, Nymore, Bemidji.

8 p.m. Shevlin AA meeting, Shevlin Fire Hall, Shevlin.

8-9 p.m. Closed non-smoking AA meeting at United Methodist Church in Bemidji. Use back door.


Friday, Jan. 16

9 a.m.-2 p.m. Cass Lake Family Service Center open for clients.

Pioneer staff reports