Family Pathways Mobile Food Shelf
First & Third Wednesdays: Family Pathways Mobile Food Shelf is at South Isanti Baptist Church the first and third Wednesdays of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. No appointment needed. The church Is located three miles east of Isanti on County Road 5. For more information call 763-444-5860.
Free Presentation on Staring Seeds Indoors
Thursday, Feb. 13: Ruth Thunstrom (Isanti County Master Gardener) will be giving a presentation on starting seeds indoors. Thunstrom will show you how to use simple equipment without needing a greenhouse to start your own seeds indoors. Save money and have greater choices in what you plant. She has been starting her own vegetable and flower seeds in her home for the last 10 years. This free presentation at 7 p.m. at the Isanti County Government Center in Cambridge is sponsored by the Isanti County Master Gardeners. For more information call 763-689-8254.
Sweet Heart Dance features ‘Mad Cow Band’
Friday, Feb. 14: A Sweet Heart Dance with the ‘Mad Cow Band’ will be held from 7-11 p.m. at the Braham Area Community Center, 655 8th St. SW, just west of the elementary school. The band plays an eclectic blend of Americana including fiddle, accordion, guitar, blues, cajun and country. All ages welcome. Cash bar and food available. Couples: Presale discount, 2 for $15 or $17 at the door. Singles: Presale, $8 or $9 at the door. Free dance lesson at 6:30 p.m. Presale tickets available in Braham at Tusen Tack, Home Town Liquor, Kline Oil and Braham Country Floral; in Cambridge at Northbound Liquor and American Jane’s Bar & Grill (former American Legion).
Ruby’s Pantry Food Distribution
Saturday, Feb. 15: Ruby’s Pantry Food Distribution will be held from 8-9:30 a.m. at Elim Baptist Church in Isanti, 114 Dahlin Ave. $15 donation.
Ogilvie Spring Craft Fair
Saturday, Feb. 15: Ogilvie’s Spring Craft Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ogilvie Schools. Admission is a non-perishable food item. Soup luncheon available. Handmade items and commercial products on display.
Showing of ‘Kilowatt Ours’
Monday, Feb. 17: There will be a film screening of ‘Kilowatt Ours’ at 6 p.m. at the Princeton Library. The documentary is about energy production in America and how we can take simple steps to make a cleaner tomorrow. Refreshments, food and conversation will be provided.
Breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace
Tuesday, Feb. 18: 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 Surplus Food Distribution
Tuesday, Feb. 18: The Cambridge Surplus Food Distribution will be held at the Isanti County Fairgrounds. Registration and food distribution will be from 3-5:30 p.m. There will not be any preregistration. Do not arrive before 1 p.m. Food will be distributed to one person only per address. You must bring an ID with your current address on it or two pieces of mail addressed to you with your current address. For more information, call 763-691-9035.
Parkinson’s Support Group Meeting
Wednesday, Feb. 19: Parkinson’s Support Group will hold their regular monthly meeting from 10-11:30 a.m. at GracePointe Crossing, Commons Building, 1545 River Hills Parkway, Cambridge. Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease, their families, Mends, and caregivers are invited to attend. Come and enjoy the fellowship, light refreshments, share interests, concerns, and more with others who are living with Parkinson’s.
Faith Lutheran Church Community Dinner
Thursday, Feb. 20: 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.
MS Support Group
Thursday, Feb. 20: The MS Support Group will meet at 6 p.m. at Perkins in Cambridge. Any questions, call Bob Overturf at 651-253-8440.
Isanti County Self-Advocacy Dinner & Dance
Friday, Feb. 21: Isanti County Self-Advocacy Dinner & Dance Fundraiser will be held at the Common Ground Methodist Church, 404 N. Cypress St. Cambridge. 5:30-6:30 p.m. is the Spaghetti Dinner, with the dance from 6:30-8:30 p.m. $5 admission for self-advocates, $3 for staff. Contact Maggie Treichel for more information at 763-370-3946.
Mystery Dinner, Auction benefits New Pathways
Saturday, Feb. 22: A Mystery Dinner and Silent Auction will be held at Spectacular Events Banquet Center in Isanti to benefit the New Pathways, Inc. Path to Home shelter program for homeless families with children. Enjoy the prime rib and roasted chicken buffet while ‘Death by Chocolate’ is performed by ABC Theatre Company. Tickets on sale at New Pathways (310 S. Ashland St., Cambridge) or online at www.eventbrite.com (search Isanti, MN) for $40 each. Doors open at 5 p.m. with dinner served at 6 p.m. If purchasing an entire table (8 seats), receive a $20 discount for a total cost of $300. You need to order through New Pathways at 763-691-0121 to receive this discount.
Breakfast at Mill Ridge Terrace
Tuesday, Feb. 25: 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.
CPR, First Aide Training
Feb. 25 & Feb. 27: Tish Carlson with Braham Area Girl Scouts is once again hosting a CPR and First Aide training at Braham Evangelical Lutheran Church on Feb. 25 and Feb. 27 from 6-10 p.m. Cost is $45. Call 763-244-4556 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or to sign up.