What to do – Brainerd Dispatch

Brainerd Legion will host a breakfast buffet

The Brainerd Legion will be hosting a breakfast buffet from 8 a.m. to noon on Sunday, May 22.

The cost for adults is $10 and children $5.

New event at Historic Log Village in Crosslake

CROSSLAKE — The Crosslake Area Historical Society will hold a season-opening event from 4-7 p.m. June 7 on the grounds of the Historic Log Village.

There will be a showcase of volunteer opportunities as well as training for those interested in learning more about volunteering. The Historic Log Village opens on Memorial Weekend and is open weekends throughout the summer season. Volunteers are needed to participate in many activities.

Maucieri’s food truck will be available on site. Emily’s Kale Jones will entertain with live music.

For more information, visit crosslakelogvillage.com.

The Center, Brainerd, deck scores

Monday winners: Jan Herd, 4470; Dorothy Adamson, 4140; Phyllis DeRosier, 4040.

Hog Roast Fun Day Fundraiser scheduled for June 18

DEERWOOD – The American Legion Auxiliary, Sons of the American Legion and American Legion Post No. 557 will host a Hog Roast Fun Day fundraiser at the Walter Scott Erickson Legion on Forest Road in Deerwood.

The fun starts at 10 a.m. on June 18 with a beer garden, bake sale, and sloppy joes available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Afternoon live music by Mike and Jan Cherry and other activities are planned.

A benefit raffle was held with over $4,000 in prizes. Raffle tickets are available now from all Legion members and at the Deerwood Legion. Tickets are also available for a 50/50 cash draw in advance and on the day of the event.

A pork roast with pork sandwiches and all the trimmings will cost $10 per plate and will be served from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The draw and drawings will take place at 8:30 p.m.

Live music by Yesterdaze Gone will be from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

All proceeds benefit the Deerwood American Legion and its community support.

For more information, visit facebook.com/deerwoodlegion.post or call the Legion at 218-534-3215.

Alpha Chapter OES will meet

Alpa Chapter OES will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 23.

Parkinson’s disease support group will meet on June 2

BAXTER – The Brainerd Lakes Area Parkinson’s Support Group meeting will be held June 2 at 1 p.m. at Lord of Life Church, 6190 Fairview Drive, Baxter.

A pharmaceutical company will discuss a new drug for Parkinson’s disease. For those not on the mailing list or who have questions, call 218-829-4917.

Ideal Town Hall Duplicate Deck Scores

May 12: North-South: Mary Leland and Marlene McArthur, 55.50; Nan Moran and Jo Bonestroo, 52.50; Chris Brown and Diana Brown, 51.50. East-West: Tim Tulloch and Therese Tulloch, 62.00; Barb Bretz and Sue Caquelin, 58.50; Larry Fleer and Donna Fleer, 49.50.

Community garden meeting planned in Pillager

PILLAGER — There will be a meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24 at the empty lot near the car wash in downtown Pillager, where the family center once stood, to discuss the possibility of a new community garden wider.

There is a small community garden at Pillager at the school which serves about six gardeners, but has no room for expansion.

Cass County Health and Nutrition is working with the Pillager Family Center to potentially create this community garden.

This meeting is for anyone interested in gardening and wishing to get involved in its development.

For more information, visit this meeting page on Facebook.

The Lakes Prostate Cancer Fund support group will meet on Thursday

The Lakes Prostate Cancer Fund Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 26 at East Gull Lake Cragun’s Legacy Golf Club, Second Floor Meeting Room.

The Lakes Prostate Cancer Fund is part of the Essentia Health Foundation and our mission is to raise awareness about prostate cancer, provide relevant information, and provide casual support group experiences for men and their caregivers. We strive to provide the answers you are looking for. The support group is free and open to all and spouses/caregivers are encouraged to attend. If you are concerned about prostate cancer, please consider attending.

For more information, visit our website at www.lpcfund.org or contact Gary Harris at 763-360-3571 or email [email protected]

A senior dance will be held from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, May 25 at Waukenabo Town Hall with music from Two For The Road.

The Crow Wing County Genealogical Society will meet

The Crow Wing County Genealogical Society will meet Thursday, May 26 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Center, 101 Buffalo Hills Lane, Brainerd.

Research and social time will begin at 6 p.m. with the meeting at 7 p.m. followed by the program.

Board members will lead an open discussion on the value and techniques of finding living relatives in genealogical research. For any questions, call 218-828-0365.

About Arla Lacy

Check Also

It Was Brainerd – November 10 – Brainerd Dispatch

NOVEMBER 10 20 years ago (2002) (Pictured) An emotional Curt Hansen, WWII veteran and former …