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Pie Day Crafters Wanted

Attention all crafters. There are still spaces available for vendors at Braham Pie Day, Friday, Aug. 2. A 12 X 12 space costs $60 in Freedom Park. For more information email [email protected] or call 320-396-4956.

Isanti Area Library Link Site

Ongoing: The Isanti Area Library Link site, located in Isanti City Hall, is open every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The link site is run by the East Central Regional Library System.

Weekly Farmer’s Markets

Ongoing: There will be a weekly Cambridge-Isanti Farmer’s Market happening May through October on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Cambridge at the City Center Market and Isanti on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Riverside Market.

Spirit River Community Dinner

Wednesday, July 24: A free Community Dinner will be offered from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Spirit River Community Center, 1320 Co. Rd. 5 NE, Isanti.

Hymn Sing at Common Ground

Wednesday, July 24: A Hymn Sing at Common Ground: A United Methodist Community, 404 Cypress St. N., Cambridge, will be held at 7 p.m. For more information call 763-689-2071.

Property tax refund sessions at ECRL

Thursday, July 25 & Aug. 1: A.A.R.P. Foundation Tax Aide Volunteers will be available at the Cambridge branch of the East Central Regional Library on Thursday afternoons, July 25 and Aug. 1, to prepare Minnesota Property Tax Refund Returns. This free service is available by appointment only. Appointments can be made by calling SAC’s in Cambridge at 763-689-6555 starting July 1. Sessions run 2-7 p.m.

Isanti Family Farmer’s Market

Friday, July 26: The Isanti Family Farmer’s Market is held every Friday from 2:30-6:30 p.m. at Eagle Park, 18 Broadway St. SW, downtown Isanti. For more info visit isantifamilyfarmersmarket.org or call Sean Sulllivan or Holly Buboltz at 763-444-5512.

Fundraiser for Mann Field

July 26-27: A garage sale fundraiser for Mann Field will be held July 26 and July 27 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Athens Town Hall, 883 261st Ave. NE, (County Road 56), one-half mile west of Highway 65. This is a fundraiser for the ball field lighting project. Support area kids and find some great deals. Taking donations of sale items. Call 612-968-0124 for more information.

Breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace

Tuesday, July 30: Join your friends for breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace, 235 Fern St. N. in Cambridge, on Tuesdays from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Good food, friendly service and great prices. Complimentary coffee will be served. For more information call 763-689-1474.

Isanti Community Blood Drive

Tuesday, July 30: An Isanti Community Blood Drive will be held from 12:30- 6:30 p.m. at Harvest Christian Center, 1455 Co. Rd. 5 NE, Isanti (corner of County Road 5 & Highway 65). 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. Walk in’s are welcome.

Blood Drive at Culver’s in Cambridge

Friday, Aug. 2: An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Culver’s in Cambridge, 105 Opportunity Blvd. N. 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.

Lake Francis Improvement Association Potluck

Saturday, Aug. 3: Lake Francis Improvement Association is holding a potluck and ‘Get to Know Your Neighbor’ event from noon-2:30 p.m. There will be a brief 30-minute meeting at noon, followed by a potluck. Hot dogs, lemonade and ice water, along with dinnerware, will be provided. Bring a dish to share. It will be held in the beach area, east side of Lake Francis on Lake Francis Drive. There will be door prizes, so be sure to bring your family and neighbors.

VBS offered at St. John Lutheran-Weber

Aug. 6-8: A free Vacation Bible School will be offered at St. John Lutheran-Weber. Come join them at their “Hay Day” farm. Activities run Aug. 6-8 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Barrel Train rides offered every night. For more Information call 763-444-5988 or 763-552-0683.