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Free Movie Night at Grandy Community Center
Friday, June 15: River Valley Christian Church will be holding a free community movie “Courageous” at 8 p.m. at the Grandy Community Center. Bring your lawn chair, blanket and mosquito repellent. They will provide popcorn, juice and water. Movie will be shown indoors if it rains. The Grandy Community Center is located two blocks off Hwy. 65 on Co. Rd. 6 (West) at 2749 Co. Rd. 6 NE, Grandy. For more info call 763-689-6987 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Fundraiser For Mann Field 2nd Field
June 15-16: A fundraiser for Mann Field 2nd Field will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Stop by and find some great deals. The sale will be held at Athens Town Hall, 883 261st Ave. N.E. (Co. Rd. 56), 1/2 mile west of Hwy. 65. Taking donations of sale Items. Call 612-968-0124.
Ruby’s Pantry Food Distribution
Saturday, June 16: Ruby’s Pantry Food Distribution will be held at Elim Baptist Church in Isanti. Doors open at 7:30 a.m. and distribution is from 8-9:30 a.m. $15 donation requested.
Parkinson’s Support Group Meeting
Wednesday, June 20: Parkinson’s Support Group will hold their regular monthly meeting from 10-11:30 a.m., at GracePointe Crossing, Commons Bldg., 1545 River Hills Parkway, Cambridge. Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease, their families, friends, and caregivers are invited to attend. Terri Hammons will be their guest. A picnic is planned after the meeting at the Peterson home. Bring a dish to share, eating utensils, and lawn chairs. Coffee and lemonade will be provided.
Isanti County Boosters
Wednesday, June 20: The Isanti County Boosters of the 7 County Senior Federation will meet at SAC’s on Third in Cambridge. Lunch served at 11:30 a.m. and meeting will be at 12:30 p.m. Members are welcome.
Free Community Dinner
Thursday, June 21: A free Community Dinner will be held at Faith Lutheran Church in Isanti from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Use the downstairs entrance. Everyone is welcome to join for a time of fellowship and a meal. Call the church office at 763-444-9201 with questions.
Happiness Happens at GracePointe Crossing
Thursday, June 21: A “Happiness Happens” event will be held at GracePointe Crossing Gables East (135 Fern St. N, Cambridge) from 2:30-7 p.m. Admission is free and includes a Farmers Market, bingo, games, car show, prizes, singing contest, face painting and food. Pre-register for singing contest and Farmers Market table by calling 763-689-1474.
Isanti County Self-Advocacy Dinner & Dance
Friday, June 22: An Isanti County Self-Advocacy Dinner & Dance Fundraiser will be held at United Methodist Church on Cypress Street in Cambridge. Dinner will be served from 5:30-6:30 p.m. that includes hot dogs, chips and ice cream. The dance will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. $5 admission-self-advocates; $3 for staff and family. The money will be used to help self-advocates with the cost of a national self-advocacy conference that will be in Minnesota in August. Contact Maggie Treichel for more information at 763-370-3946.
Scandinavian Breakfast Fundraiser
Saturday, June 23: The Cambridge Lutheran Team will be having a Scandinavian Breakfast fundraiser for the American Cancer Society-Relay for Life from 8-10 a.m. at the Cambridge Lutheran Fellowship Hall. Tickets are $6 (donation) and are available from team members and at the church office. There will also be a bake sale. For more information contact Barb at 763-689-4692.
Children of Justin Gustafson Memorial Benefit
Saturday, June 23: A benefit for the children of Justin Gustafson will be held from 4 p.m. to midnight at Captain’s on Long Lake in Isanti. Gustafson died in a car accident on Dec. 24, 2011, and left behind a son, Dominick and newborn daughter Justina, who was born two weeks after his death. The benefit will feature special guest Sheila Raye Charles (daughter of Ray Charles), as well as bands Surgeon Generals, Soup Bones, News Getting Old and Troy Castellano. It will also include a silent auction, raffle and dinner. $20 donation includes the music and food, and raffle tickets are $5 per ticket or 5/$20. For more info visit http://troycastellano.com/JustinGustafson.htm.