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North Country Scene for April 24

Events Tuesday, April 24 10:30 a.m. Bemidji Public Library holding Spring Preschool Storytimes at Library. Pre-register at 751-3963 after 10 a.m. Noon North Country Health Services Foundation and its Community Relations Committee presenting "Savi...

Events

Tuesday, April 24

10:30 a.m. Bemidji Public Library holding Spring Preschool Storytimes at Library. Pre-register at 751-3963 after 10 a.m.

Noon North Country Health Services Foundation and its Community Relations Committee presenting "Saving Your Skin and Your Life" by Dr. Natalie Roholt at North Country Regional Hospital's Education Center (enter east entrance). 333-5505.

2:30-4:30 p.m. Fair Housing Training at Northview Senior Apartments in Bemidji. Cost is $39 for members or $49 for non-members.

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3:30-6 p.m. Kelliher Health Fair at Kelliher Old School Gym.

3:40-4:40 p.m. Kitchigami Regional Library's Mobile Library at First and Whipple Street, near city park, in Hackensack.

6-8 p.m. Boys and Girls Club of Bemidji Area hosting open gym at Club. Bemidji area middle and high school students only. Open gym free to Club members and $2 for all others. 444-4171.

6-8:15 p.m. Dr. Jim Hatch presenting "Arthritis 101" seminar. Free and open to public and health professionals. (800) 333-1380.

7 p.m. Junior Strings and Headwaters Youth Orchestra presenting combined concert at Evangelical Covenant Church in Bemidji.

8-10 p.m. Texas Hold Em Poker at Brigid's Cross Irish Pub in Bemidji. Always free to play. Prizes for winners.

Wednesday, April 25

10-11 a.m. Kitchigami Regional Library's Mobile Library at Senior Citizens Center and Debs Community Center in Debs.

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10:30 a.m. Bemidji Public Library holding Spring Preschool Storytimes at Library. Pre-register at 751-3963 after 10 a.m.

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Kitchigami Regional Library's Mobile Library at Main Street in Pinewood.

1 p.m. Scrabble at the Senior Center. Open to everyone. 751-8836.

1-4 p.m. MeritCare offering drug and alcohol awareness training at Hampton Inn and Suites in Bemidji. To register, call (701) 234-6586 or (800) 437-4010, ext. 6586.

3:15 p.m. Lisa Erwin, finalist for vice president for student development and enrollment position at BSU, making public presentation during campus interview process in Crying Wolf Room of Hobson Memorial Union. 755-2012.

6-8 p.m. Bemidji Area Indian Center/Greater MN Racial Justice Program (ACLU-MN) sponsoring Ojibwe Table Talk and Potluck at Warehouse District, 303 Railroad Street, Bemidji.

7:30 p.m. BSU Varsity Singers, together with BSU Percussion Ensemble as guests, presenting home tour concert in Thompson Recital Hall of Bangsberg Fine arts Complex. 755-2915.

8 p.m. Listen to traditional Irish session music at Brigid's Cross Irish Pub in Bemidji. Musicians playing Irish music gather to play jigs and reels. Listeners welcome.

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Education

Tuesday, April 24

9:30-11 a.m. Tom Hanson, program secretary of St. Paul-Minneapolis Committee on Foreign Relations, presenting U.S. foreign policy lecture on "U.S. Foreign Policy: The Outlook for 2007 & 2008" at Faith Lutheran Church in Bagley.

7 p.m. PhotoTech and MusicTech programs at the Boys and Girls Club of Cass Lake.

7-9 p.m. Youth Firearm Safety class at Horace May Elementary Cafeteria in Bemidji. 333-3100, ext. 301 or 305.

7-9:15 p.m. Solway Sportsman Club sponsoring Firearms Safety Class at Lammers Town Hall in Solway. 243-2800.

Wednesday, April 25

6:30-9:30 p.m. Bemidji Community Education offering Self Defense for Women at J.W. Smith School. Fee is $8. Pre-registration required. 333-3100, ext. 301.

Government

Tuesday, April 24

10:30 a.m. Nutrition Site Council meets at Bemidji Senior Citizens Center, 216 Third St. N.W.

Noon Bemidji Housing and Redevelopment Authority meets at Northland Apartments, Sixth Street Northwest and America Avenue Northwest.

1:30 p.m. Beltrami County Council on Aging meets at Bemidji Senior Citizens Center, 216 Third St. N.W.

Organizations

Tuesday, April 24

10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Northern Artist association meeting at Eagles Club in Bemidji to paint and create artwork. Public invited to attend. Grace Garland at 759-2952.

6 p.m. Mississippi Headwaters Protection Alliance meeting at Minnesota Power, Second and Minnesota, Bemidji.

Wednesday, April 25

9 a.m.-noon Bemidji Woodcarvers' Club meets at Bemidji Senior Center. Beginning, intermediate and expert carvers welcome to attend. Cost is $2 a session.

11:30 a.m. Bemidji Chapter 1049, National Association of Retired Federal Employees meet at American Legion, 217 Minnesota Ave. N.W.

Noon AA meeting at Alano Club.

Noon Women's Al-anon at Trinity Lutheran Church, 29th and Bemidji Avenue, downstairs. Verna at 444-2959.

Noon Bemidji Lions Club meets at Eagles Club in Bemidji.

5:30 p.m. Free to Choose open AA meeting (non-smoking) at Alano Club, 1225 Anne Street (across from hospital). 444-2525.

7 p.m. Al-anon downstairs at Alano Club, 1225 Anne Street N.W.

7 p.m. Closed AA meeting at Alano Club, 1225 Anne Street N.W. 444-2525.

7-8 p.m. LSMT Meeting at Northwest Technical College. Athletes are welcome to attend.

Religion

Tuesday, April 24

10-11 a.m. Ministers and congregational laypersons meeting at Cass Lake American Legion.

Wednesday, April 25

9-11 a.m. Women's Bible study at Evangelical Free Church in Bemidji. 751-8834 or email Vicky Hoffmann at dhoffman@paulbunyan.net ).

Services

Tuesday, April 24

9-11 a.m. Cass County Health providing immunizations at Health, Human and Veteran Services Building in Walker. Cost is $3 per immunization. Bring current records.

10 a.m.-noon Immunization clinic at Cass County Public Health Service office, Walker.

Wednesday, April 25

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Beltrami County WIC (women/infants/children) clinic at the Community Service Center, 616 America Ave. NW, Suite 130.

9-11:30 a.m. Cass Lake Food Shelf open for walk-ins (no appointments).

9:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m. Seventh-day Adventist Clothing Center offers used clothing, quilting and craft material free or at bargain prices at the center, 810 15th St. N.W.

9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. St. Philip's Clothing Depot offers free and low-priced clothing, linens, toys, and household items, and accepts donations.

12:30-4:30 p.m. Friends of the Bemidji Library Bookstore open. 751-3963.

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