As of Jan. 2, the Cambridge Public Library began its new open hours schedule. The new schedule is Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Friday and Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 763-689-7390 x15. The Cambridge Public Library is located at 244 S. Birch St., Cambridge.
Youth Groups at Spirit River Wednesday, Jan. 16: Spirit River Kid’s Klub (Grades 1-3) & 456 Fellowship (Grades 4-6) will meet at Spirit River Community Center at 5:30 p.m. Meals will be provided to all families, and a nursery will be available. Spirit River is located at 1320 Co. Rd., 5 NE, Isanti (Spectacular Events). [...]
Join Rumelva Lodge Sons of Norway at SAC’s on Third to hear author Eric Dregni speak about his book, In Cod We Trust: Living the Norwegian Dream. The free event takes place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Cambridge Senior Activity Center (SAC’s), located at 332 3rd Avenue NW. Fed pickled herring and [...]
If you are looking to purchase your first home, now is the time to participate in Home Stretch. Home Stretch is a first-time homebuyer workshop that takes participants through the entire home buying process. In one day, you will learn about qualifying for a mortgage, financing a home, credit, real estate, the closing process, basic [...]
Want to learn more about that new Nook or Kindle you got for Christmas and how to download eBooks? Or perhaps you now have a new tablet or smartphone and need more information, too. Join to learn the basics of downloading eBooks from the East Central Regional Library’s website in this class. The class will [...]
Dear Editor: The Braham Area Community Center Task Force Committee wants to send a great big “Thank You” to everyone who volunteered their time helping at the Santa Day fundraiser in Braham. A special “Thank You” to Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church for providing Zimmer Hall for this event. Many volunteers donated many hours [...]
We have things to work on, but Minnesota’s school improvement efforts do not deserve a “D.” That’s my reaction to a new national report by StudentsFirst (SF) on improving education that gives Minnesota a “D” for our education laws and policies. StudentsFirst is a new organization founded by former Washington D.C. Superintendent of Schools Michelle [...]