Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 21 NO. 9  -  September 2018


September 2018 Calendar


1 Spring Lake Store (7 mi. west of Talmoon on Co. Rd. 4) hosts Jerry Hagen and friends for music, 1-3 p.m.
3 Labor Day.  North Itasca Electric offices CLOSED.
4 First day of the 2018-2019 school year, all schools.
4 ISD 318 School Board meeting, Admin Board Room Grand Rapids, 7 p.m. Public forum, 6:30 p.m. Via telepresence at Bigfork School.
4 Mizpah City Council meets in Mizpah Community Center, 7 p.m.
6 Storytelling  at Marcell Town Hall, 6:30 p.m.“Story of your Choice,”  coffee and treats served.  All ages welcome.   
7 Reception  for Betsy Bowen’s “World of Woodcuts” at the Edge Gallery in Bigfork, 5-7 p.m.  Exhibit runs Sept. 6-29.  Gallery is open Thurs.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
10 Women of the Woods meet  at 10 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157
10 Deer River ISD 317 School Board, King Elementary Media Center, 6 p.m. Public forum 5:45 p.m.
10 VFW meets in Bigfork second Monday at 7 p.m. 
10 Blackduck ISD 32 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 as you please. 
12 "The Club I Never Wanted to Join” breast cancer support group meets at Grand Rapids Area Library 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. More info: Lynn Ettl, 832-3612 or lynn_ettl@msn.com
12 ISD 363 South Koochiching-Rainy River School Board Meeting, 7 p.m. Northome ITV studio.
12 Bigfork Lions Club meets second Wednesday, 6 p.m. at Golf on the Edge.
13 Classic Movie at the Edge Center in Bigfork.  In the Heat of the Night (1967) starring Sidney Poitier and  Rod Steiger, 6:30 p.m.  Free.
15 Edge Center in Bigfork hosts the Church of Cash, a Johnny Cash tribute band, 7 p.m.
15, 16 Bargains Are Great on Highway 38 - 47 miles of garage sales from Grand Rapids to Effie.  Sale times may vary.  More information: 832-3161.
17 North Country Gardeners meet at the Marcell Family Center, 6:30 p.m. Class will be “Sheri Stitz – Coffee Fertilizer’.  Everyone welcome.
17 ISD 318 School Board meeting, Bigfork School, 7 p.m. Public forum, 6:30 p.m.
21 Lake Country Seniors meet at the Pine Cone Cafe in Marcell, 12:00 noon.  Self pay lunch.  Join us! 22  
22 11th annual Bigfork Valley Community Foundation Gala, “Fabulous 50s,” at the Marcell Family Center, 5:30 p.m. Dinner, music, silent auction benefitting the Over 50 Club in Bigfork.  Call (218) 743-4116.
25 North Woods Quilters meet at the Marcell Town Hall, 9:30 a.m.  26th Birthday Party. Class: “Wool Applique” by Penny Smeby.  Bring a coffee cup, a smile and a dish to share for potluck lunch at 11:30 a.m. or a bag lunch. 
27 Women of the Woods meet at 10 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157.
28 Deadline for Round Up applications, 4:30 p.m.





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