‘Safe Six Fungus Among Us’
Thursday, May 8: ‘Safe Six Fungus Among Us’ will be presented by Mike Kempenich (certified mushroom identification expert and past instructor for Minnesota’s wild mushroom identification certified course) at 7 p.m. at the Isanti County Government Center in Cambridge. He is a contributing writer-photographer for The Minnesota Harvesters Handbook and has more than 40 years of experience foraging the wilds of Minnesota, and is owner of The Mikeology Store, purveyors of exotic mushrooms. Free presentation, sponsored by Isanti County Master Gardeners. Reservations preferred at 763-689-1810.
Cambridge Parkinson’s Support Group
Wednesday, May 14: The Parkinson’s Support Group will meet at the Americinn, 38675 14th Ave., North Branch, (651-674-8627). A free educational event to hear how advances in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease are making a difference in peoples lives. Presentation and Q&A will be from 1-3 p.m. Featured speaker is Dan Kuyper, MD, Movement Disorder Specialist, Neurologist, Struthers Parkinson’s Center. Refreshments served. RSVP to 763-545-1272 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the National Parkinson Foundation of Minnesota, Neuroscience and TEVA.
Community Dinner at Faith Lutheran Church
Thursday, May 15: All are invited to Faith Lutheran Church in Isanti from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for Faith’s free will offering community dinner. Come and bring your friends for a meal. The church is at 109 2nd Ave. N.
Huge Plant Sale
Saturday, May 17: A huge plant sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. (or until sold out). Located near the Cambridge Community Garden. Go south on Main Street to 18th Ave. SW, turn right and park behind the Community Garden on East Rum River Drive. This will be your only chance this year to purchase several varieties of plants (perennials, annuals, vegetables and fruit) that have been grown and nurtured by the certified University of Minnesota Master Gardeners of Isanti County. Gardening questions also welcome.
Support Veterans at Clarence’s Recycling
Saturday, May 17: Isanti County Beyond the Yellow Ribbon and Clarence’s Recycling, Isanti, are teaming up once again to help you clean out your garage and help Isanti County veterans. From 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. you can drop off your aluminum cans, be paid the market rate and Clarence’s will match that amount as a donation to Isanti County Beyond the Yellow Ribbon. Questions, call Gail at 763-222-3826.
Mothers of Preschoolers Garage Sale & Bazaar
Saturday, May 17: The M.O.P.S. (Mothers of Preschoolers) Garage Sale & Bazaar will be held from 8 a.m. to noon at North Isanti Baptist Church, 2248 313th Ave. NE, Cambridge. You will find everything from garage sale items, home business sales, bake sale goods and free kid crafts. Admission is free; free-will donation appreciated.
Scandinavian Breakfast at Cambridge Lutheran
Saturday, May 17: A Scandinavian Breakfast Fundraiser to benefit Cambridge Lutheran’s 150th Anniversary will be held from 8-10 a.m. in the Cambridge Lutheran Fellowship Hall. $6 donation. Tickets must be purchased by May 14. Tickets are available from team members and at the church office, or by calling Barb at 763-742-8614 or Carol at 763-689-3901 to purchase or reserve. There will also be a bake sale to benefit the American Cancer Society (Cambridge Lutheran Relay for Life Team).
Pregnancy Resource Center Walk for Life
Saturday, May 17: The Pregnancy Resource Center of Cambridge is holding its annual Walk for Life. This 2-mile walk begins at the Pregnancy Center, located at City Center Mall in Cambridge. Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the walk at 10 a.m. Pre-register and give online at: www.cambridgeprc.com.
Knights of Columbus Spaghetti Supper
Saturday, May 17: The Cambridge Knights of Columbus will host a Spaghetti Supper from 4-7 p.m. at Christ the King Catholic Church parish hall in Cambridge. Ticket prices are $7 for adults, $4 for ages 6-12, under age 6 are free. All proceeds will benefit the St. Scholastica School.
Dance at Braham Community Center
Saturday, May 17: The Braham Area Community Events Center will host a dance from 7-11 p.m. It will feature music by Freeway Jam and special guests; 50s, 60s 70s; classic rock and country. Fun for the entire family and friends. Cash bar available. Free-will offering.
Helios Masonic Lodge Pancake Breakfast
Sunday, May 18: Helios Masonic Lodge Pancake Breakfast will be held from 8-1 a.m. Cost is $6 for pancakes, eggs, sausage, OJ, milk and coffee. Located at Second Avenue and Cypress Street South in Cambridge.
Cambridge Lions Pancake & Waffle Breakfast
Sunday, May 18: The Cambridge Lions Pancake & Waffle Breakfast Fundraiser for the Cambridge Ambassador Program will be held from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Christ the King Catholic Church Parish Hall. All the pancakes, waffles, and scrambled eggs with ham you can eat. $6/adults; $4/ages 3-11 at the door or tickets from any candidate.
Garms Family Concert
Sunday, May 18: The David and Kris Garms family, Minnesota’s family of southern gospel music, will perform at 6 p.m. at North Isanti Baptist Church, 2248 313th Ave. NW, Cambridge. Coffee and fellowship following the concert.