Upcoming Community Events listed in Jan. 26 Isanti County News
Teen Game Night
Ongoing, Thursdays: Your Autism Solutions Center of Mn, Inc. is announcing the expansion of Thursday’s Teen Game Night to Tweens and Teens. Join for a lot of fun every Thursday from 6-7:15 p.m. at the Rendezvous Coffee House in Isanti. Call 651-295-8410 for questions/registration.
Legion Broasted Dinner
Friday, Jan. 28: The American Legion Post 290 will be offering a broasted chicken dinner and fixings at the lower level of the American Legion in Cambridge. The cost of the dinner is $6 per plate. Serving will begin at 5 p.m. until gone.
Saturday, Jan. 29: Food distribution at Ogilvie on the last Saturday of every month at New Hope Christian Reformed Church, 205 South Hill Avenue, Ogilvie. Doors open at 7 a.m., with distribution beginning at 9 a.m. and continuing until the food is gone. $15 cash required per order. Questions, call 763-772-7278.
Craft Class seeks members
Tuesday, Feb. 1: A craft class seeks new members with disabilities. The class meets on Tuesday evenings, one to two times per month, at SACS on Third in Cambridge, at 5 p.m. Share supper, make crafts, play games and have holiday parties. A new membership night is set for Feb. 1 at 5 p.m. Questions, call Sue at 763-689-5351.
Pet photographer at GracePointe
Friday, Feb. 4: “Pics and Paws” pet photographer will be at GracePointe Commons, 1545 RiverHills Pkwy NW Cambridge, to take a creative photo of your pet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. No obligation to buy anything. Questions? Call Cindy Boschee at 763-691-6172.
Candlelight Ski at Cambridge Campus
Saturday, Feb. 5: Anoka-Ramsey Community College is hosting its annual Candlelight Ski from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Cambridge Campus. Everyone is invited to this free event to join college faculty, staff and students for an evening of skiing or hiking along two miles of candlelit trails in the Spirit River Nature Area. Festivities include hot chocolate, door prizes and music by blue grass band Mystery Mountain Boys.
Silent Auction Long Lake Association
Saturday, Feb. 5: The 3rd Annual Silent Auction for the Long Lake Improvement Association will be held at Captain’s on Long Lake in Isanti. Anyone can place items in the auction. Drop off is at 9 a.m., with the auction starting at 10 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m. Businesses are encouraged to bring items to sell or donate. They will have memorabilia items and collectibles of all kinds. Questions, call Will at 612-232-4776.
Chili Cook-Off at Isanti VFW
Sunday, Feb. 6: The 4th Annual Super Bowl Chili Cook Off will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Rules for participation, sign up sheet, and how to place your vote for the winning batch available in the Pull Tab Booth. Winning batch of chili receives a $50 Gift Certificate to the Isanti VFW, 410 Railroad Ave So. Questions, call 763-444-9787.
Mom & Me Valentine’s Party
Sunday, Feb. 6: The Cambridge-Isanti Women of Today invite women and their children to the Mom & Me Valentine’s Party from 2-4 p.m. at Lake State Federal Credit Union in Isanti. There will be crafts, snacks, games and pampering. For Mom: Enjoy some pampering with Mary Kay rep Amy and take home a bag full of goodies for you and your child to share. For the Kids: Learn how to make a Valentine Yarn Bug, and make a candy holder necklace from a beanie baby tag protector. Lake State Federal CU is located on the corner of Hwy. 65 & Co. Rd. 5 in Isanti. RSVP to Linda at 763-438-1997.
Pet Care in senior housing
Wednesday, Feb. 9: Dr. Mary Olson, from East Central Veterinary Clinic, will be on campus to talk about Pet Care in senior housing, at 1 p.m., at GracePointe Crossing Heritage Center, 322 RiverHills Pl N. Questions? Call Julie Tooker at 763-552-4103.
Social Skills Class
Beginning Monday, Feb. 14: An upcoming Social Skills class will be offered at Your Autism Solutions Center of MN, Inc. in Cambridge starting Feb. 14, and lasting eight weeks. The class is titled, “Thinking about others and how they are thinking about you.” The class focuses on Perspective Taking. Call 651-295-8410 for questions/registration.
Moonlight ski in Braham
Friday, Feb. 18: There will be a bonfire and moonlight skiing at Pleasantview Park just west of the elementary school in Braham. Braham Park Board and Healthy Community Partners are co-sponsoring the event from 6 to 9 p.m. The trails will be groomed and hot dogs, hot cider, and s’mores will be served. Bring your own roasting sticks.