Weekly Farmer’s Markets
Ongoing: There will be a weekly Cambridge-Isanti Farmer’s Market happening May through October on Wednesdays from noon to 5 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.
Free Community Dinner
Thursday, Sept. 19: 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.
Free Computer Class
Sept. 19-20: An Overview of Computers taught by Dave Larson will be offered Thursday, Sept. 19 and Friday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Joy Lutheran Church in Cambridge. To register call Vicki at 763-689-5912.
Fundraiser for Mann Field Ball Field Lighting
Sept. 20-21: A fundraiser sale for the Mann Field Ball Field Lighting Project will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 20, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 21. This sale will benefit the kids, and you’ll find some great deals. Athens Town Hall is located at 883 261st Ave. NE (County Road 56), 1/2 mile west of Highway 65. Taking donations of sale Items. Call 612-968-0124.
Ruby’s Pantry Food Distribution
Saturday, Sept. 21: Ruby’s Pantry Food Distribution will be held at Elim Baptist Church in Isanti, 114 Dahlin Ave., from 8-9:30 a.m. $15 donation.
Grandy Ball Field Dedication Ceremony
Saturday, Sept. 21: A Grandy Community Center and Grandy Lions Ball Field Dedication Ceremony will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Grandy Ball Field. A dedication ceremony will be held at noon. Hot dogs, chips and lemonade will be available while supplies last. There will also be a kids free raffle for autographed baseballs.
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Saturday, Sept. 21: An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union, 1820 Second Ave. SE, Suite 330, in Cambridge. 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.
WinterGreen’s to host Benefit for Batten Disease
Saturday, Sept. 21: WinterGreen’s Golf & Grill in Isanti will hold a 70s 5K Walk/Run or Disco to benefit Batten Disease Support & Research Association. The Race/Walk will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with a Band Party/Beer Bust from 6 p.m. to close. Entry fee (includes free drink & bracelet) is $30/person. Kids 12 & under are free. Register at WinterGreen’s. Raid your parents or grandparents closets or dig in the attics and find something groovy to wear.
Gathering for Minnesota Vikings home opener
Sunday, Sept. 22: Enjoy the world’s largest living room at Spirit River Community Center, 1320 Co. Rd. 5 NE, Isanti. Everyone is welcome to come and watch the Minnesota Vikings’ home opener. Food will be provided.
Together in Recovery
Sunday, Sept. 22: The Christian-based recovery group, Together in Recovery, will meet from 7:15-8:30 p.m. at Spirit River Community Center, 1320 Co. Rd., 5 NE, Isanti. All are welcome.
Breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace
Tuesday, Sept. 24: 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.
Isanti Community Blood Drive
Tuesday, Sept. 24: An Isanti Community Blood Drive benefitting the American Red Cross Blood will be held from 12:30-5:30 p.m. at Elim Baptist Church in Isanti, 114 Dahlin Ave. 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.
Sons of Norway Meeting at SAC’s
Tuesday, Sept. 24: Join the members of Rumelva Lodge, Sons of Norway, at SAC’s on Third, 332 Third Ave. NW, Cambridge. There will be entertainment by Roger Hellesvig, also known as Ole Oleson, at 7 p.m. Hellesvig will present the program, “An Immigrant’s Tale.” Using an immigrant trunk as a focal point, he will tell what it was like to immigrate to Minnesota in the mid-1800s. The group encourages parents to bring school age children to this program since Hellesvig taught elementary school for 15 years. Guests are always welcome. For more information, contact Gordy and Kathy Hagfors at 763-689-3401.
Cambridge Senior Dance
Wednesday, Sept. 25: The Cambridge Senior Dance will be held at American Jane’s Grill & Bar (formerly American Legion) from 1-4 p.m. with Jerry Bierschbach.
Spirit River Community Dinner
Wednesday, Sept. 25: A free Community Dinner will be offered from 5:30-7 p.m. at Spirit River Community Center, 1320 Co. Rd. 5 NE, Isanti. Everyone is invited to come and enjoy a great meal.
All Welcome to Smorgasbord
Saturday, Sept. 28: Senate Districts 31 and 32 present a smorgasbord and silent/live auctions beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Christ the King Parish Hall, 230 N. Fern, Cambridge. Tickets: $10 per person or $25 per family. For more information visit www.chisago-isantidfl.com.
Benefit for Julie Branville
Sunday, Sept. 29: A benefit for Julie Branville will be held from 1-5 p.m. at Spirit River Community Center, 1320 Co. Rd. 5 NE, Isanti. It will include a silent auction, bake sale and spaghetti dinner. Tickets are $12 for adults, and $6 for those 10 and younger.
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Monday, Sept. 30: An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from 11 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.
Class of 1961 Annual Luncheon
Thursday, Oct. 3: The Cambridge Class of 1961 will have their annual luncheon at Wintergreen’s in Isanti at noon. Contact Janet From Hanson at 952-944-2368 or [email protected] if you will be able to join.