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College Class to hold Poster Fair on Global Charities

Thursday, Dec. 20: Anoka Ramsey Community College ‘Intro. to Communication’ students will be sharing information on local, national, and global charities in the form of an open house poster fair. They will be available to answer questions and provide handouts as well so you can become involved too. The fair will be held at GracePointe Crossing Gables West, 135 Fern St. N., at 9 a.m.

Gathering for those in Recovery

Tuesday, Dec. 25: New Hope Community Church’s Hope for Life, will have a gathering of those in Recovery, from any addiction and or codependency at The Gathering Place, 145 2nd Ave. S.E. on Christmas Night from 7 to 8 p.m. If you are in recovery and alone feel free to join for a non traditional meal and or snack with our group. They are a 12 Step, Christ Based Group. You could also bring something to share if you wish, is optional. Questions? Contact Paul Blom at 763-444-7974 home, or 763-552-7979 Ext. 8 office.

Isanti ATV/Snowmobile Parade

Tuesday, Jan. 1: The annual ATV/Snowmobile Parade will be held in Isanti. Line up is at 2:30 p.m. at the Isanti Middle School with the parade beginning at 3 p.m.

Cambridge Community Blood Drive

Jan. 3 & Jan. 4: An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at First Baptist Church in Cambridge on Jan. 3 from 1 to 7 p.m. and Jan. 4 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call Konnie at 763-689-3653 to make an appointment or for more information. A Picture ID or Donor Card is required.

Old Time Christmas Programs

Sunday, Jan. 6: Time Travel has arrived. Now You can step back into the 1880s. Two Christmas ending programs—just like the early settlers in Isanti County would have enjoyed. German language program starts at 2 p.m. (Lesungen und Weinachtsleider—for you true Germans). Candlelight Lessons program starts at 5 p.m. (Celebrate in the kerosene and gas lamplight—help light the real candles on the Christmas tree—Christmas carols you love and remember—and more). Programs offered at Historic St. John’s Lutheran Church of Bradford, 900 Co. Rd. 5 NW (2 1/2 miles west of Isanti).

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Tuesday, Jan. 8: An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at the Braham Area High School from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.