Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 17 NO. 10  -  October 2014

October 2014 Calendar

2 Storytelling at Marcell Town Hall, 2-4 p.m. (Note new winter time.) Marcell Town Hall. Subject: "An Unusual Happening." Coffee and treats served.
3 RoundUp® applications due, 4:30 p.m. at North Itasca Electric headquarters
3 Classical music in concert from the Piatigorsky Foundation at the Edge Center in Bigfork, 7 p.m. featuring tenor Rodrigo Garciarroyo and pianist Mario Alberto Hernández.
5 The Roaring 20s in Minnesota onstage at the Edge Center in Bigfork, with the music-and-history show Flappers, Miners and Moonshiners, 2 p.m.
8 Bigfork Lions Club meets second Wednesday, 6 p.m. at Golf on the Edge.
8 Northome School Board meets, 7 p.m.
9 Evergreen Friendship Club meets at 5 p.m. at the Sand Lake Community Center. For more info, call 659-2683.
9 Classic movie at the Edge Center in Bigfork, Rosemary's Baby, 6:30 p.m. Free
Medieval/Viking Fall Camp at the White Oak Fur Post a just north of Deer River on Highway 6. Medieval food, re-enactors, period activities and competitions. $3, 10 and under free, camping available. Pottage feed Saturday. See www.whiteoak.org.
12 Meatball dinner and bake sale, 11:30 a.m,-1:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Blackduck. Funds toward repairs/improvements for parsonage.
13 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.
13 Blackduck School Board meets, 7 p.m.
13 VFW meets in Bigfork second Monday at 7 p.m.
14 Stop and Stitch at Marcell Family Center. Bring $2 for rent. Pizza for supper, come and go. All day 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Contact Rhonda 259-9220 or Judy at 832-3237.
14 Public Hearing on the Great Northern Transmission Line Certificate of Need before a judge from the Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings. The proposed 500 kV transmission line corridor will run through the Effie, Bigfork and Scenic areas. 6-10 p.m. at the Edge Center in Bigfork.
16-17 No school, all schools. State professional educational conference.
17 Lake Country Seniors, 12 noon at Marcell Town Hall.
17 Northern Cattlemen's Association Calf and Yearling sale is 11 a.m. at the sale barn north of Bigfork on Highway 42. For more information, call Glen Hopkins at (218) 743-3716 or Rob Wendt at (218) 743-3267.
18 Fall Craft Fair at the Kootasca Senior Center, Northome, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Hand crafted items, hot backed potato lunch, bake sale. Free ticket at door for quilt drawing.
20 Deer River School Board meets, 6 p.m., public forum before meeting.
27 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.
28 North Woods Quilters at Marcell Town Hall building, 9 a.m.-noon. Bring your own coffee cup and a dish to share for potluck lunch. Lots of show and tell. Program: "Stained Glass" by Debbie Poenix and "Making a Light Box" by Estelle Palmer.
30 Opening reception for the exhibit of fish stamping by artist Stuart Nelson at the Edge Center, Bigfork, 5-7 p.m. Exhibit runs from Oct. 29-Nov. 29. The Edge Center is adjacent to the Bigfork School and is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
31 Touchstone Energy Community Award applications due at North Itasca Electric headquarters, 4:30 p.m.
31 Hallowe'en Bash at the Marcell Family Center, 4-7 p.m. Games, candy, DJ music. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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