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Community Calendar

Events at Drury Lane Books

Saturday, Sept. 26, 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.: Full Moon Celebration featuring Amy Schmidt, outside on the lakeshore. Saturday, Oct., 3-5 p.m.: Writer’s Salon with poet Jill Breckenridge reading from Sometimes...: poems.

Grand Marais Playhouse auditions for Shakespeare’s As You Like It

September 29 at 7 p.m. in the Arrowhead Center for the Arts. Auditions open to high school to adult. Many roles available. Rehearsals will be Sunday - Thursday 7 -9 p.m. Performances will be November 12-15 and 19-22. For more information, contact the Playhouse at (218) 387-1284 x2 or playhouse@boreal.org.

Cook County Ruby’s Pantry

Cook County Ruby’s Pantry is a surplus food distribution program. New time 5:00-6:30 p.m. Every second Tuesday of the month. (Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 8). Elementary school parking. $20 cash only per share – buy more shares as you want, no financial qualifications. Bring a laundry basket and a cooler to bring home frozen items. Two lines for less waiting. Volunteers needed and can get shares too. Contact lbspaulding@boreal.org to volunteer or with questions. Sponsored by Spirit of the Wilderness Church, start up costs contributed by North Shore Credit Union. A big thank you to Coldwell Banker for your help too!

Tofte Schroeder ISD166 Informational Meeting

Join us Monday, September 28 between 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. at the Birch Grove Community Center to discuss the ISD 166 Operating Levy. There will be food, a short presentation and plenty of time for Q&A. We want everyone to have all the facts! More information? www.fundingourfuture.org or call Pat at 651-336-2964.

Grand Portage ISD 166 Informational Meeting

Join us Tuesday, September 29 between 6:30 and 8 p.m. at the Log Building to discuss the ISD 166 Operating Levy. There will be food, a short presentation and plenty of time for Q&A. We want everyone to have all the facts! More information? www.fundingourfuture.org or call Pat at 651-336-2964.

The School Board of I.S.D. 166

Will meet for a Regular Meeting, Thursday, October 1, 2015, 4:00 p.m., Jane Mianowski Conference Center, 101 West 5th Street, Grand Marais, MN.

Cook County Higher Education

Career training and college courses at the North Shore Campus, 300 W. 3rd St., Grand Marais. Mon. - Thurs., 9 a.m.–5 p.m. 218-387-3411or at www.northshorecampus.org.

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Foot Care Clinic

The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and Cook County Department of Public Health & Human Services offer their Foot Care Clinic at the Grand Marais Senior Center on the third Tuesday of each month, from 9 to 11 a.m. First come, first served. The cost is $10. Bring your own soap, towel, and bucket to soak your feet.

Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening

The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and Cook County Department of Public Health & Human Services will be offering Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar screenings on October 6, Clearview Store, Lutsen from 9:00-10:00 a.m. and at the Senior Center from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Blood pressures are free and blood sugars cost $3. For more information please visit the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic’s web site www.sawtoothmountainclinic.org.

Weekly Drop-In Support Groups

Wednesdays 10 a.m.: WOMEN’S MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT GROUP. Suggested donation $2. Sherri Moe, MS, Psychotherapist. Sliding fee available. Arrowhead Plaza, 101 W. Hwy 61, Suite 170, Grand Marais—private entrance, rear side of building.

Cook County AA Meetings

Mondays: Open Meeting, 7 p.m., Grand Marais Senior
Center (1st Monday of the month is desserts and coffee
at 6:30 p.m. and speaker at 7 p.m.).
Wednesdays: 6-7 p.m. at First Congregational Church
Fire Side Room; 7 p.m. at Windigo Lodge, Villa 2;
7 p.m., open meeting & discussion. Moondance Coffee
building, Lutsen.
Thursdays: Women’s Meeting, noon, First
Congregational Church in Grand Marais; Big Book Study
Group, 7 p.m., Senior Center in Grand Marais; 7:30 p.m.
in room 232, Grand Portage Lodge in Grand Portage.
Fridays: Big Book Study Group, open meeting, 7 a.m.,
First Congregational Church, Grand Marais; As Bill Sees
It discussion group, Open Meeting, 7:30 p.m., First
Congregational Church in Grand Marais.
Saturdays: Open Meeting, 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran
Church in Hovland.
Sundays: Lutsen Big Book Study Group, 6:30 p.m.,
Lutsen Town Hall.

Cook County Al-Anon Meetings

Mondays: 7 p.m., First Congregational Church in Grand Marais. Wednesday: 7 p.m., Lutsen Town Hall.

Tofte Town Meeting

Held the 2nd Thursday of each month, 7 p.m. at the Tofte Town Hall, 7240 Tofte Park Road.

Lutsen Township Monthly Meetings

Held the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Lutsen Town Hall located at 116 Caribou Trail.

Schroeder Town Meetings

Held the second Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at Schroeder Town Hall, 124 Cramer Rd., Schroeder.


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