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North Country Scene for September 20


Saturday, Sept. 20

8 a.m.-5 p.m. Bemidji Baptist Church Garage Sale, 1009 Sixth Street SE, Nymore.

9 a.m. 5K Run/Walk for Suicide Prevention, First Lutheran Church of Bemidji. Registration, 333-8989.

9 a.m. Bike Bemidji event, Diamond Point Park, Bemidji. 755-2560.

9 a.m. Cole Jacobson Blackberry Memorial Golf Tournament, Greenwood Golf Course. 444-2363.

10 a.m.-noon Irish Dance Classes. Brigid's Cross Irish Pub and Restaurant, Bemidji.

11 a.m.-4 p.m. "Top of the World" Fall Color Tour, Buena Vista Logging Village. 218-243-2250.

1 p.m. Literacy Celebration and Book Release with Kent Nerburn, at Northwoods Bank Community Center.

1:30-2 p.m. Woodpecker Walk, meet under the front porch at Douglas Lodge. Itasca State Park.

2-4 p.m. B.A.R.C reading and literacy program. Bemidji Public Library, 751-3963.

4-8 p.m. Open House at Mokahum Ministry Center, 15866 Roosevelt Road, SE, Cass Lake.

7 p.m. Poetry Reading, Gail Rixen, LouAnn Muhm, Anthony Swann, Diane Pittman, Erin Marsh and others. Masonic Building, 501 Bemidji Avenue.

7 p.m. Songwriter's Stage, Mark Fogelson, Rob Lutz and Mark Hendrickson. Library/Arts Center, 403 N. Foss, Fosston.

7-9 p.m. Music under the pines: Paul Jones, acoustic guitarist. Meet at the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center, Itasca State Park.

Sunday, Sept. 21

11 a.m.-2 p.m. 72nd Annual Chicken Dinner, Sacred Heart Church in Wilton.

12:30 p.m. Fall Festival, fishing derby and music. Puposky Redeemer's Lutheran Church.

12-4 p.m. Skime Family Benefit Dinner and Shower, Aardahl Lutheran Church.

2-4:30 p.m. Waubun-Rising Sun Dancers, Square Dance, Waubun Community Center.

3 p.m. Duo-harpsichord Recital, Deborah Steinbar and Sarah Carlson. BSU Thompson Recital Hall, Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex.

8 p.m. Bemidji Amateur Radio Club Skywarn net exercise begins on 146.73 frequency.


Saturday, Sept. 20

9 a.m.-3 p.m. NAMI Hope for Recovery Workshop, Upper Mississippi Valley Mental Health Center, Bemidji. 1-888-NAMI-HELPS.


Saturday, Sept. 20

10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Friends of the Bemidji Library Bookstore open. 751-3963.


Saturday, Sept. 20

8:30 a.m. Whistle Stop AA Meeting-Closed. Senior Center, Walker.

9 a.m. Onigum Step/Discussion AA Meeting, Community Center, Onigum (Walker).

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. North Country Farmers Market, Pamida parking lot.

10 a.m. Operation Minnesota Nice. Fire hall in Bemidji. 444-5424.

10-11:30 a.m. National Multiple Sclerosis Society Self-Help Support Group and Care Partners group meeting at North Country Regional Hospital Education Rooms A and B. 751-1879 or 444-3937.

11 a.m. Sons of Norway Norse study class at Wild Hare Bistro and Coffeehouse. Donald Anderson, 751-7398.

11:45 a.m. Duplicate bridge at American Legion Club. 751-4218.

6 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meeting, upstairs Bemidji Alano Club, 1225 Anne St. N.W.

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

Sunday, Sept. 21

10:30 a.m. Spiritual Awareness AA meeting-closed, Alano Club, Bemidji.

7 p.m. Basic Text Group AA meeting-closed, Calvary Free Church, (across from the Ford dealership), Walker.

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


Saturday, Sept. 20

9 a.m.-noon Cluster 4 Fall Gathering, Bethany Lutheran Church in Nevis.

10 a.m.-noon Bemidji Aglow meeting, Beltrami Electric Co-op. Sharon, 759-6994.

Sunday, Sept. 21

10 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Sunday school during service at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church in Bemidji.

10:30 a.m. Missionaries Doug and Pat Blue speak at First Assembly of God in Bemidji.

10:30 a.m. Outdoor worship service, Puposky Redeemer's Lutheran Church.

6:30 p.m. Dr. James Maloney, speaks at Becida Community Church, 50915 County Road 3.