Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 19 NO. 12  -  December 2016

December 2016 Calendar

No school, all schools, Thanksgiving vacation.
25 Minnesota Free Park Friday, entry is free at all state parks and recreation areas. All parks are open 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
Dec 3
Edge Gallery show, Bigfork. Jonathan Thunder: The Politics of Dreams: Defying Dilettantism. Show continues until Dec 3. Gallery open Thurs.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Dec 1,2 North Itasca Electric Christmas Open House and Sale.
1 Storytelling at Marcell Town Hall, 2 p.m. Subject of your choice. All ages welcome, Coffee and treats served.
2 Edge Center in Bigfork presents Theater La Tatte Da with a musical play, All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914, 7 p.m.
3 Effie American Legion Auxiliary's 9th Annual Craft and Bake Sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Effie Community Center on Highway 38.
4 Bigfork High School Christmas Concert, 7 p.m.
5 ISD 318 School Board meets, 7 p.m. Via telepresence at Bigfork School. Truth in Taxation, 7 p.m., meeting 7:30 p.m.
6 North Woods Quilters' Christmas Party, Colony Square Apartments, Grand Rapids, 10 a.m. Pot luck lunch, bring a dish to share. Bring show and tell.
8 Evergreen Friendship Club meets at noon at a local restaurant.
8 Holiday Bake and Craft Sale at Bigfork Valley benefitting elder activities, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Commons. Call Donna at 743-4148. At the sale, Hospital Auxiliary used book sale, Donations of books in good condition accepted at the Gift Nest 8 a.m.- 5 p.m., Mon.-Fri.
8 Classic movie at the Edge Center in Bigfork: Showboat (1936), starring Irene Dunn, Paul Robson and Hattie McDaniel, 6:30 p.m. Free.
9 Lake Country Seniors Christmas Party, Timberwolf Inn, noon. RSVP at 246-2007.
12 Women of the Woods meet at 10 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157 or Marlys Maki at 659-2901.
12 Blackduck ISD 32 School Board, Media Center. Truth in Taxation, 6:30 p.m., meeting 7 p.m.
12 VFW meets in Bigfork second Monday at 7 p.m.
12 Deer River ISD 317 School Board, DRHS Media Center, 6 p.m.
13 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. Contact Rhonda 259-9220 or Judy at 832-3237.
13 Holiday/Christmas Concert at Deer River School, 7 p.m.
14 South Koochiching-Rainy River School Board, 7 p.m. at Northome ITV studio.
14 Blackduck Elementary Christmas Concert, K-3, 7 p.m.
14 Bigfork Lions Club meets second Wednesday, 6 p.m. at Golf on the Edge.
15 Christmas Concert, Northome School, 7 p.m. PTO-sponsored Scholastic Book Fair Dec. 12-15
16 Open houses at businesses in Bigfork
19 ISD 318 School Board meets, 7 p.m. Via telepresence at Bigfork School.
21 Bigfork Elementary Christmas Concert, 7 p.m.
23-Jan 2 No school, all schools, winter break.

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