On the Go events

Faith Lutheran Church Community Dinne

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.

Friends of the Isanti Area Library Book Sale

Feb. 21 & Feb. 22: The Friends of the Isanti Area Library will host a sale featuring used books, DVDs and audio. The sale will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Feb. 21 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 22. and held at the SOS Classroom, 110 NW Second Ave., Isanti (across from Faith Lutheran Church). Books only $.25. Gently used books and DVD donations accepted. (No encyclopedias, Readers Digest Condensed Books or textbooks).

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.

Pork Chop Dinner

Saturday, Feb. 22: The Mission Society of St. John (St. John Lutheran Church-Weber) will host its 17th Annual Pork Chop Dinner and Silent Auction. Dinner will be served from 5-7 p.m., with bidding closing at 6:45 p.m. Door prize drawing at 6:45 p.m. (Need not be present to win). Tickets: Adults/$10, Children (6-12) $6, Children 5 & under free. Pork chops, mashed potatoes, vegetable/coleslaw/pickles, buns/butter, coffee/milk and pie will be served. The church is at 28168 Jodrell St. NE, North Branch; 6 miles east of Isanti on Co. Rd. 5, then 1.5 miles south on Co. Rd. 12 For more information, call St. John at 763-444-5988.

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.

Sons of Norway Meeting

Tuesday, Feb. 25: Rumelva Lodge, Sons of Norway in Cambridge, will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at the Isanti County Fairgrounds in the Historical Building.  Men and women are invited to come and visit this friendly group and learn about Nordic culture. Sons of Norway is an organization that promotes and preserves the heritage and culture of Norway, and celebrates our relationship with other Nordic countries. One need not be Norwegian to attend. For more information contact Gordy and Kathy Hagfors at 763-689-3401.

Ribs & Chixfest Fundraiser at SAC’s

Friday, Feb. 28: A Ribs & Chixfest fundraiser will be held at the Cambridge Senior Activity Center, 332 3rd Ave. NW, Cambridge. Tickets are $15 each and available at the Center or by calling 763-689-6555. 4:30 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. seating times. Menu includes Mama’s BBQ Ribs & Gingered Chicken, Creamed Potatoes & Baked Beans, Broccoli Salad or Cole Slaw w/Rolls, Scratch Carrot Cake or Peach Cobbler. Proceeds going toward the Center’s move to Cambridge City Center Mall.

Adult Forum at Common Ground UMC

Sunday, March 2: “An enemy is someone whose story we have not yet heard.” If Christians believe that their tradition is the one true way and other faiths claim the same, how are we to live peacefully with each other in this very diverse world? The community is invited to an Adult Forum and conversation about the Islamic faith at 10:45 a.m. at Common Ground UMC, 404 N. Cypress, Cambridge. A speaker from the Minneapolis-based Islamic Resource Group, will join for a presentation and discussion about his faith tradition.

MNsure Information for Small Businesses

Tuesday, March 4: A MNsure Information and Assistance Session for Small Businesses will be held from 8:30-9:30 a.m. at the Cambridge WorkForce Center, 140 Buchanan St. If you are wondering about providing insurance for your employees, come learn more about MNsure and its opportunities available to employers with 2-50 employees. Offered by Central Minnesota Jobs & Training Services. Call 763-279-4492 for more information.

MNsure Information & Assistance Session

Tuesday, March 4: A MNsure Information and Assistance Session for individuals and families will be held from 1-2 p.m. at the Cambridge WorkForce Center, 140 Buchanan St. Information about MNsure will be presented. Group application assistance will be available following presentation or set an appointment for individual assistance. Offered by Central Minnesota Jobs & Training Services. Call 763-279-4492 for more information.

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