On the Go

On the Go for 1/5/11


Christian Motorcyclists Association

Ongoing, Fridays: The Christian Motorcyclists Association of Cambridge, Minn., Chapter 523, Eagles Wings, ride every Friday night year-round (they use autos in winter and inclement weather). They meet at the Holiday Station, Hwy. 65 and Old Main at 6:45 p.m. and leave at 7 p.m. on a short ride and supper or snack. Chapter meetings are the third Monday of each month at the Fish House at 7 p.m. Contact Paul Blom, president, at 763-444-7974 for details. Meet new people with the same interests, building relationships in the community and Isanti County.

Hope for Life, Recovery Groups

Ongoing, Tuesdays & Saturdays: Open Coed 12 Step groups for anyone recovering or in an addiction, codependency, or life controlling issue. All are welcome. They have two groups and they meet at First Baptist Church, 307 So. Main Street in Cambridge every Tuesday from 7-8 p.m. and every Saturday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. They use the Recovery Devotional and Life Recovery Bibles. They are a self-sustaining group with all offerings going to provide coffee, snacks, and Bibles if you cannot afford one. Contact Paul Blom at [email protected] or 763-444-7974.

Gamblers Anonymous meetings

Ongoing, Mondays: Gamblers Anonymous meets every Monday at Christ the King Catholic Church in Cambridge, 227 N. Fern St., at 7:30 p.m. For more info call 888-424-3577.

Overeaters Anonymous meetings

Ongoing, Thursdays: Overeaters Anonymous meets every Thursday at 7 p.m. at 903 6th Ave. Court East, Isanti. For more information Maggie at 612-390-0747 or Chris at 763-444-3918.

Ruby’s Pantry

Third Saturday of the month: Ruby’s Pantry would like to invite people in need of groceries to Elim Baptist from 8 to 9:30 a.m. The cost is $15 and everyone is welcome. For more information, call 763-444-9221.

Community Blood Drive

Jan. 6 & Jan. 7: A Cambridge Community Blood Drive will be held at First Baptist Church from 1-7 p.m. on  Jan. 6 and from 8 a.m. to 1 p m. on Jan 7. For information or to make an appointment call 763-689-3653.

Veterans, others to be honored

Friday, Jan. 7: All former and present veterans, law enforcement officers, safety and rescue squad members and fire fighting personnel will be honored at the high school wrestling match on Friday, Jan. 7, free of charge. Those honored are asked to be in the high school lobby at 6:40 p.m. to march into gym for a short ceremony.

Free Computer Classes Offered

Jan. 12, 13 & 14: Overview of Computers taught by Dave Larson. To register call Vicki at 763-689-5912. Held at the Joy Lutheran Church in Cambridge. Classes full quickly – please register early. There are three classes to choose from. Jan. 12, 13 or 14, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This is a beginning computer class, but will benefit people at all skill levels.  Topics include: computer terminology, the parts inside the computer, tips for buying one, should you buy a laptop, pros and cons of different stores, and plenty of time for questions.

Shalom Shop annual meeting

Saturday, Jan. 15: The Shalom Shop will hold its Annual Meeting at 3:30 p.m. at Cambridge Lutheran Church. Come have coffee and treats and learn about their successful year.

K.C.’s free throw contest

Jan. 14, 15, 18 & 30: All boys and girls, ages 10-14, are invited to compete in the annual Knights of Columbus free throw contest. Sights are at North Branch North Middle School, Friday, Jan. 14, at 5:30 p.m.; Braham High School, Saturday, Jan. 15, at 10 a.m.; Isanti Middle School Gym, Thursday, Jan. 18, 3-4 p.m.; and Cambridge-Isanti High School, Sunday, Jan. 30, 3 p.m.