Garage Sale to benefit Braham Softball Team
Aug. 21-23: A huge Garage Sale will be held Aug. 21-23, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., to support the Braham High School Softball Team. Sale located at 1021 Southview Ave., Braham. There will be something for everyone.
Isanti Family Farmer’s Market
Friday, Aug. 23: 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 Sullivan or Holly Buboltz at 763-444-5512.
Free Christian Concert, Family Fun
Friday, Aug. 23: A free Christian concert with food and children’s activities will be held from 6-8 p.m. at Central Green Park in Cambridge, 1455 S. Fern St.
Venjan Sweden Travelers Arrive in Dalbo
Friday, Aug. 23: Approximately 49 Swedes from Venjan will be arriving to the small town where their ancestors moved to in the late 1900s to establish a new home. During this event a meal of broasted chicken with all the “fixins” will be catered by the Grandy Brass Rail will be served at the Dalbo Fire Hall. The cost of the meal is $12/meal and will be served from 7-9 p.m. During the meal a sister city exchange will take place between representatives from the town of Venjan and the Dalbo Township Board. After the meal is complete you are invited up to the Dusty Eagle in Dalbo for additional visiting with our cousins from Sweden along with some great music by Slippery Steve and Scary Gary. If you have relatives who came from the Dalarna province in Sweden you will especially want to come to this event.
Cambridge High School Class of 1978 Reunion
Saturday, Aug. 24: The Cambridge Class of 1978 will hold its 35th reunion from 1 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Captain’s On Long Lake, 27821 Bay Shore Dr. NW, Isanti. The gathering is free. Meals and beverages will be available for purchase throughout the day. There will be tables reserved inside and in areas outside. Public boat dock, swimming, fire pit, pavilion, free DJ and Karaoke in the evening. Bring camp chairs and cameras. Please, no children. No formal mailers are going out. Watch the Cambridge SeventyEight FB page for updates.
Car Show, Street Dance in Isanti
Saturday, Aug. 24: The Rum River Rods Grand Finale Car Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Main Street in Isanti. Registration starts at 9 a.m. and cost is $5 per car. Bring a non-perishable food donation and receive a door prize ticket. Trophy presentation to follow car show. Bring the whole family for pie eating contest, muffler rap contest, kid’s activities, silent auction and food vendors. All proceeds benefit Family Pathways. A street dance will be held later that day from 7-11 p.m. featuring “Boogie Wonderland.” The street dance is free, with food and drinks available for purchase.
8th Annual John Larson Memorial Ride
Sunday, Aug. 25: Registration for the 8th Annual Motorcycle Ride in remembrance of John Larson will begin at 10 a.m. at Larson’s Cycle in Cambridge, 205 S. Garfield St. The Ride will leave at 11 a.m. and consists of 80-90 miles of mostly back roads. There will be a mid-point stop for refreshments. There is no cost to ride. The Ride will end at Captain’s on Long Lake in Isanti for dinner, drinks and live music. For more information call 763-689-2760.
Breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace
Tuesday, Aug. 27: 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. For more information call 763-689-1474.
Cambridge High School Class of 1962 Gathering
Tuesday, Aug. 27: The Cambridge High School Class of 1962 will hold a gathering at noon at Wintergreen’s in Isanti (west of Highway 65, south of County Road 5). Order off the menu; no reservation necessary. Come share some memories.
Mothers of Preschoolers Open House
Tuesday, Aug. 27: The organization, Mothers of Preschoolers, will host an open house at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Cambridge, 304 Main St. S. All mothers who have children ages birth through kindergarten are invited to attend. MOPS is moms with young children who meet and join together to form friendships, support each other and grow together as moms and as women. During the open house you will have a chance to meet the leadership team, mentor moms, and moppets workers. You will also see highlights from last year and preview the upcoming year. Snacks will be provided. For more information call Kelli McDonald at 763-291-9355 or Shannon Lillemo at 612-232-0832 or search for Cambridge Evening MOPS on Facebook.
Sons of Norway Meeting
Tuesday, Aug. 27: Rumelva Lodge, Sons of Norway in Cambridge, will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at the Senior Activity Center (SACS), 332 Third Ave. NW, Cambridge. The program will be a presentation by Roger and Jean Anderson about their cruise along the coast of Norway. Of course, they will have coffee and treats, and time for visiting. Men and women are invited to come and visit and learn about Nordic culture. Sons of Norway is an organization that promotes and preserves the heritage and culture of Norway, and celebrates their relationship with other Nordic countries. One need not be Norwegian to attend. For more information contact Gordy and Kathy Hagfors at 763-689-3401.
Wednesday, Aug. 28: Spirit River Community Church will hold a Prayer Gathering at 1:30 p.m. at Rendezvous Coffee in Isanti, 310 Dahlin Ave.
Cambridge Senior Dance
Wednesday, Aug. 28: Cambridge Senior Dance will be held at the American Jane’s Grill & Bar (formerly Cambridge American Legion) from 1-4 p.m. with John Kujda, four-piece Band from Twin Cities.
Braham Back to School Picnic
Wednesday, Aug. 28: A Welcome Back to School Picnic will be held in front of Braham Area High School from 6-8 p.m. Hot dogs, chips, and bottled water will be served for free. Come and meet teachers and staff at the high school.
Spirit River Community Dinner
Wednesday, Aug. 28: 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.
Isanti Community Blood Drive
Thursday, Aug. 29: An Isanti Community Blood Drive will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Isanti Community Center, 121 Norelius St. to benefit Memorial Blood Centers. Sign up at www.mbc.org/searchdrives and enter sponsor #9797, or call Katie at 651-332-7162 to make an appointment. Walk-in’s are also welcome.
GracePointe Crossing Tractor Show
Friday, Aug. 30: GracePointe Crossing-Gables West will be hosting a Tractor Show from 1-4 p.m. The Crystal Mountain Kruzers band will be performing. If you would like to reserve a spot for your tractor, call Penny at 763-691-2117.