Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 19 NO. 10  -  October 2016

October 2016 Calendar

Sept.29-Oct.29 Edge Gallery show: “What’s Left: Lives Touched by Suicide," a traveling exhibit with over 45 artists exhibiting. Edge Gallery is open Thurs.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
1 Stuart Pimsler Dance Theater, Edge Center in Bigfork, 7 p.m.
1 Backwoods Bash Crawfish Boil, 5 p.m. at Fire Department, $20. Following at 7 p.m. by Variety Show, Blackduck High School. Freewill offering fundraiser for Arts and Music Department at BHS.
3 Financial Aid night at Northome School, 6-8 p.m. College aid options.
3 ISD 318 School Board meets, 7 p.m. at Bigfork School.
6 Storytelling at Marcell Town Hall, 6:30 p.m.All ages welcome, Coffee and treats served.
8-9 Medieval Fall Camp at the White Oak Fur Post just north of Deer River on Highway 6. $2 adults, youth 10 and under free. Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Woodworker, leatherworker, blacksmith, axe and spear throwing. Peasant Pottage Feed starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday, $5. More info, call (218) 246-9393 or whiteoakhistoricalsociety.org.
10 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.
10 Blackduck ISD 32 School Board, 7 p.m., Media Center.
10 VFW meets in Bigfork second Monday at 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. Contact Rhonda 259-9220 or Judy at 832-3237.
11 Evergreen Friendship Club meets at Sand Lake Community Center, 5 p.m. Pot luck, bring a dish to share.
12 Bigfork Lions Club meets second Wednesday, 6 p.m. at Golf on the Edge.
12 South Koochiching-Rainy River School Board, 7 p.m. at Northome ITV studio.19 13 Committee on Aging, 9 a.m. at the Over 50 Club in Bigfork. Coffee, 9:30 speaker, 10:15 a.m. meeting. TRIAD to follow.
13 Classic movie: Citizen Kane (1941) starring and directed by Orson Welles, 6:30 p.m. at the Edge Center Theater in Bigfork. Free.
14 Northern Cattlemen's Association Cow/Calf and Horse Sale starts at noon at the sale barn north of Bigfork on Highway 42. For more information, call Rob Wendt at (218) 743-3267 or Glen Hopkins at (218) 743-3716.
15 Fall Craft Fair by Kootasca Senior Citizens at the Northome Senior Center, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Bake sale, baked potato luncheon, crafts, quilts.
15 Fifth Annual Women's Expo, Northome City Community Room and Shining Light Cafe, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission, door prizes. Vendors welcome, contact Rena Troy, 766-8907 or 897-5970.
17 Deer River ISD 317 School Board, DRHS Media Center, 6 p.m. Note meeting is third Monday this month.
17 North Country Gardeners, 6:30 p.m. at Marcell Family Center.
17 ISD 318 School Board meets, 7 p.m. Via telepresence at Bigfork School.
20-21 No school, all schools. MEA conference.
21 Lake Country Seniors of Marcell, Marcell Town Hall, noon. Chili Feed; bring condiments to serve with the chili.
24 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.
25 North Woods Quilters, Marcell Town Hall, 9 a.m. Bring a coffee cup and a smile. Lesson: "Triangle Frenzy" by Jan Nyquist. Potluck lunch at 11:30 a.m. Lots of Show and Tell.
27 Memorial Blood Centers Bloodmobile visits Bigfork Valley Hospital, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. To make an appointment, call Amy at (218) 256-6156 or Hunter at (218) 743-6448.
30 Brian Miller and Randy Gosa (The Lost Forty), Edge Center in Bigfork, 2 p.m. Irish-American historical folk songs.
31 Deadline Touchstone Energy Community Award, 4:30 p.m.
31 Hallowe'en Bash at the Marcell Family Center, 4:30-7::30 p.m. Candy, food, hayrides, more. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free.

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