Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 24 NO. 3  -  March 2020

March 2020 Calendar

Town Meeting with Itasca County Commissioner Ben DeNucci on the county jail planning process at the Effie Community Center, 6-7:30 p.m.
29 7th annual Blackduck Snowmobile Drag Races sponsored by the Blackduck Stump Jumpers on Blackduck Lake, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Polar Revue at the Edge Center in Bigfork, 2 p.m. A Bigfork area talent show with proceeds supporting the Bigfork Dance Team. Adult $10, student $5.To sign up, call JoAnn at 743-3444 or Jayme at 743-6795.
2 ISD318 School Board meeting at Bigfork School, 7 p.m. Public forum 6:30 p.m.
3 Mizpah City Council meets in Mizpah Community Center, 7 p.m.
5 Deer River School music concert, West Gym, 7 p.m. Program will be the music planned for the Minnesota State High School League Competition at UMD on March 10
8 Daylight Savings Time begins, 2 a.m. Set clocks one hour ahead.
9 Women of the Woods meet at 11 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157.
9 ISD317 School Board meets, p.m. in high school media center, Public Forum 5:45 p.m.
9 Effie City Council meets, Effie Community Center, 6 p.m.
9 VFW meets in Bigfork second Monday at 7 p.m.
9 Blackduck ISD32 School Board meets, Media Center, 7 p.m.
11 Stop and Stitch at Marcell Family Center, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Bring $1, sack lunch and a project to work on. Come and go.
11 "The Club I Never Wanted to Join" breast cancer support group meets at Grand Rapids Area Library Group Study Room 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. More info: Lynn Ettl, 832-3612 or lynn_ettl@msn.com
11 Annual Warrior Showcase for Deer River School, 5-7:30 p.m.. Meal, student performances and exhibits. High Schoiol Ccommons, free.
11 ISD 363 South Koochiching-Rainy River School Board Meeting, 7 p.m. Northome ITV studio. 897-5275
11 Bigfork Lions Club meets second Wednesday, 6 p.m. at golf course.
12 Classic Movie series at the Edge Center Theater in Bigfork will feature Battleground (1949), 6:30 p.m. Free.
12 Bigfork City Council Meets, City Hall, 5:30 p.m.
14 St. Urho’s Parade on Saturday, March 14 at 5 p.m. sharp at the Squaw Lake Community Center, Hwy 46. Free to participate or watch! Create your float in purple and green with a St. Urho’s theme. Questions? cityofsquawlake@outlook.com.
16 ISD318 School Board meeting, Admin. Board Room Grand Rapids, 7 p.m. Public forum 6:30 p.m. Via telepresence at Bigfork School
19 Empty Bowls soup, bread and dessert meal benefitting the North Itasca Emergency Food Shelf in Bigfork, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church. More info or to volutneer, call Lynne Schleicher, (952) 465-6861
23 Women of the Woods meet at 11 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157.
26 No school, Deer River
27 No school, Bigfork, Deer River
27 Operation Round Up applications due at North Itasca Electric headquarters, 4:30 p.m.
29 Winterfest Kid's Ice Fishing Derby at the public access on Island Lake south of Northome, 12:30 - 2 p.m. For kids 15 and under, 10 and under with adult.

Send events to the editor at sedgwick@paulbunyan.net by March 15. Put CALENDAR in the subject line.  

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