Bulletin Board – Thursday, March 11, 2021

The Golden Link will have foot care today at 8:30 a.m. Call 281-3385 for an appointment. 

The Crookston Public Schools Negotiations Committee will meet with the AFSCME Dietary Staff today at 9:30 a.m. in the district conference room. No action will be taken at this meeting. 

The Construction Trades class will hold an open house at 1603 Hoven Lane today from 4:30-6:30 p.m. 

RiverView Health is offering a CPR class tonight from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the RiverView Home Care Building, 721 South Minnesota Street in Crookston. Cost is $50 for those needing certification and for those not needing certification the class is free. Due to Covid-19, class sizes are limited, no walk-ins will be allowed and face masks are required. To register, call 218-281-9405. 

The Crookston Eagles will have bar bingo tonight at 6:30 p.m., and the kitchen will be serving food. 

The Golden Link will have rolls Friday, March 12 at 8:30 a.m. 

The Knights of Columbus World Famous Walleye Dinner is Friday, March 12  from 5:00 to 7:00 at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception Church in Crookston. It is a drive through and pickup only event this year due to Covid. The meal is $15 and includes walleye, mashed potato and gravy, vegetable, dinner roll and a homemade cookie. An extra walleye fillet is $7 more. No gluten free option is available this year.  Just drive through the Cathedral parking lot between 5-7 p.m. to get your Knights of Columbus World Famous Walleye. 

The Crookston Eagles will have bar bingo Friday, March 12 at 6:30 p.m., and the kitchen will be serving food. 

There will be a girl scout cookie booth a Scott’s True Value Hardware Saturday, March 13 from 10 a.m.-noon. 

The Crookston Eagles will have bar bingo Saturday, March 13 at 3:30 p.m. 

The Crookston Firefighters Association is having a Mother’s Day Cash Raffle. Tickets are $50 and only 300 tickets will be sold. Proceeds will go to the truck fund. Raffle drawing will be held at the Crookston Inn on May 9th at 5:00 p.m.  You need not be present to win, must be 18 or older to purchase a ticket or win a prize. Winner is responsible for any applicable fees or taxes.  1st prize is $5,000,  and 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th prize is $600 each.  Tickets can be purchased from any firefighter.  License #34918. 

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals are being delivered this week by R.S.V.P. If you would like to have home meals delivered, call Diane Riopelle at 281-9442.

The Crookston Kiwanis and Rotary are having a Tulip Sale. Order now through March 15th with pickup at Montagues Flower Shop on April 1st. Purchase one bunch of tulips in cello wrap for $15. A tulip arrangement is $20. Delivery in Crookston is available for an additional $15.  To order, call Krista at 218-779-0577, Jess at 701-610-6454 or Shirley at 218-280-2854. 

The Crookston Public Schools Negotiations Committee will meet with Principals Monday, March 15 at 9 a.m. in the district office conference room. No action will be taken at this meeting. 

The Crookston Park Board meet for Monday, March 15 has been canceled due to a lack of agenda items. 

The CHEDA Board will meet Tuesday, March 16 at 7 a.m. at Valley Tech Park. 

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, March 16 at 9:30 a.m. at the Polk County Transfer Station. 

The Golden Link will have an Entertainment Committee meeting Tuesday, March 16 at 10 a.m., and pinochle at 1 p.m. 

The Crookston Planning Commission will meet Tuesday, March 16 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall. 

The Golden Link will have corned beef and cabbage for St. Patrick’s Day lunch Wednesday, March 17. They’ll also have men’s cards at 8 a.m., a board meeting at 9 a.m., and the movie – I Still Believe – at 1 p.m. 

The Crookston Airport Commission will meet Wednesday, March 17 at 9 a.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall. 

The Fisher American Legion will have burger night Wednesday, March 17. 

The Golden Link will have rolls Friday, March 19 at 8:30 a.m. 

The Knights of Columbus World Famous Walleye Dinner is Friday, March 19  from 5:00 to 7:00 at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception Church in Crookston. It is a drive through and pickup only event this year due to Covid. The meal is $15 and includes walleye, mashed potato and gravy, vegetable, dinner roll and a homemade cookie.   An extra walleye fillet is $7 more. No gluten free option is available this year. Just drive through the Cathedral parking lot between 5-7 p.m. to get you Knights of Columbus World Famous Walleye. 

The Girl Scout Cookie Sale is underway now through March 21. You can buy cookies by calling Marcia at 289-1489, the Golden Link in Crookston is also selling them. Or go to this website, https://digitalcookie.girlscouts.org/scout/troop20310-478

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals are being delivered this week by Our Savior’s Lutheran Church.. If you would like to have home meals delivered, call Diane Riopelle at 281-9442.

The Golden Link will have NAAPS Monday, March 22 from 9-10 a.m. 

The Crookston School Board will meet Monday, March 22 at 5 p.m. in the choir/orchestra room at Crookston High School. 

The Crookston City Council will meet Monday, March 22 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, March 23 at 8 a.m. at the Polk County Transfer Station. 

The Benedictine Auxiliary will meet at the Golden Link Tuesday, March 23 at 11:30 a.m. They are accepting new members. If interested, join them for the meeting. 

Reservations for the Crookston Eagles annual Pin and Awards night must be made by noon Tuesday, March 23. All paid members of the Aerie and Auxiliary #873 that RSVP will receive a complimentary meal of Stuffed Pork Chops on Saturday, March 27. Non member guests will be charged $12. The meal will be served from 6-7 p.m., with State President Randy Beggs, and State Madam President Marlene Hanson handing out pins at 6:45 p.m. 

The Golden Link will have recycled cards and pinochle Tuesday, March 23 at 1 p.m. 

The Golden Link will have men’s cards Wednesday, March 24 at 8 a.m., comfort bears at 9 a.m., and the movie – Like A Boss – at 1 p.m. 

The Fisher American Legion will have burger night Wednesday, March 24. 

The Golden Link will have foot care Thursday, March 25 at 8:30 a.m. Call 281-3385 for an appointment.  They will also have a fundraiser dinner of baked salmon, rosemary roasted baby reds and asparagus with fresh baked buns and key lime pie for dessert. The cost is $10, call by 3 p.m. for reservations. 

The deadline to apply for the Minnesota American Legion Girls State Session sponsorship from the Crookston American Legion Auxiliary Unit 20 is Thursday, March 25. 

The Golden Link will have rolls Friday, March 26 at 8:30 a.m. 

The Knights of Columbus World Famous Walleye Dinner is Friday, March 26  from 5:00 to 7:00 at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception Church in Crookston. It is a drive through and pickup only event this year due to Covid. The meal is $15 and includes walleye, mashed potato and gravy, vegetable, dinner roll and a homemade cookie.  An extra walleye fillet is $7 more. No gluten free option is available this year.  Just drive through the Cathedral parking lot between 5-7 p.m. to get you Knights of Columbus World Famous Walleye. 

The Golden Link will have Grocery Bingo Saturday, March 27 at 1:30 p.m. Bring the whole family to win various food products. All cards are free. Call 281-3072 to register. 

The Crookston Eagles will have their Annual Pin and Awards night on Saturday, March 27. All paid Aerie and Auxiliary members of #873 will receive a free stuffed pork chop meal. Non-member guests will be charged $12. The meal will be served from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. with State President Randy Beggs and State Madam President Marlene Hanson handing out pins at 6:45. 

The Crookston Figure Skating Club, in cooperation with the Crookston Park and REcreation Department, will present Dreams on Ice 2021..”Nashville Nights” at 6:00 p.m. Saturday, March 27 and 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 28 at the Crookston Sports Center. A limited number of pre-sale tickets will be sold for $5. The show will be live streamed for the community on Facebook. 

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals are being delivered this week by St. Paul’s Lutheran Church-WELCA. If you would like to have home meals delivered, call Diane Riopelle at 281-9442.

The Golden Link will have pinochle Tuesday, March 30 at 1 p.m. 

The Golden Link will have men’s cards Wednesday, March 31 at 8 a.m., and the movie – Cats (2019) – at 1 p.m. 

The Annual meeting of the Red Lake Electric Cooperative will be held Wednesday, March 31 at 6 p.m. at Red Lake Electric Cooperative Warehouse  in Red Lake Falls. Each voting member of Red Lake Electric that attends the annual meeting will receive a $15 energy credit on their RLEC electric bill. Prizes will be awarded and a  meal will be provided to-go at the end of the meeting. 

The Fisher American Legion will have burger night Wednesday, March 31. 

The Crookston Kiwanis and Rotary Tulip Sale pick up is April 1 at Montagues Flower Shop. 

The Crookston Eagles Auxiliary #873 awards a $500 scholarship annually. Applications are available at the Crookston High School or by contacting Sheila Menard at 218-289-3212. You may also email crookstoneaglesauxiliary.873@gmail.com.   Applicants must have a relative who is a member of the Crookston Auxiliary, but do not need to attend school in Crookston. Applications must be postmarked no later than April 1, 2021.  

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals are being delivered this week by St. Paul’s Lutheran Church-WELCA. If you would like to have home meals delivered, call Diane Riopelle at 281-9442.

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, April 6 at 8 a.m. at the Polk County Transfer Station. 

The Fisher American Legion will have an auxiliary meeting Tuesday, April 6 at 7 p.m. 

The Fisher American Legion will have burger night Wednesday, April 7. 

Crookston Public Schools Early Childhood Screening for children  who are 3 years old by January 1, 2021 or 4 and 5 year olds who have not been screened will be held on  April 12, 13 and 15 at Washington Elementary School, 724 University Avenue. Call 281-5078 or email lorimorgan@isd593.org for a screening appointment or for more information. Minnesota law requires all children be screened before entering pre-school and kindergarten. 

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals are being delivered by Tri-Valley Opportunity Council April 12 and 13. If you would like to have home meals delivered, call Diane Riopelle at 281-9442.

The Crookston City Council will meet Monday, April 12 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

The Fisher American Legion will have Legion and SAL meetings Tuesday, April 13 at 7 p.m. 

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals are being delivered by the Cathedral Women on April 14, 15 and 16. If you would like to have home meals delivered, call Diane Riopelle at 281-9442.

The Fisher American Legion will  have burger night Wednesday, April 14. 

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals are being delivered this week by Bremer Bank, LeBlanc Realty, First Community Credit Union, and Altru Clinic. If you would like to have home meals delivered, call Diane Riopelle at 281-9442.

The CHEDA Board will meet Tuesday, April 20 at 7 a.m. at Valley Tech Park. 

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, April 20 at 9:30 a.m. at the Polk County Transfer Station. 

The Fisher American Legion will have burger night Wednesday, April 21. 

Safe Kids and Altru Health will have a car seat checkup event Thursday, April 22 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. at Brost Chevrolet. They will check the car seat is used properly, if the car seat is on a recall list, and provide booster seat advice. 

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals are being delivered this week by the Crookston Running Club and the Crookston Eagles. If you would like to have home meals delivered, call Diane Riopelle at 281-9442.

The Crookston City Council will meet Monday, April 26 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, April 27 at 8 a.m. at the Polk County Transfer Station. 

The Fisher American Legion will have burger night Wednesday, April 28. 

 

CONTINUING ANNOUNCEMENTS

Do you have an unused string, band, electric, or electronic instrument laying around? Please donate it to the Prairie Skyline Foundation. They  will spiff it up, give it to a student at a nominal fee, and give you a tax deduction. Facebook: Hands in Harmony.  Text Kay 218-289-1246 for pick-up.  

ECFE Full Steam Ahead virtual class for ages birth through Kindergarten entrance is offered once a week. Each week you will be able to listen to a book, sing songs, and do an activity focused on steam.  The class is prerecorded and available for you to access at your convenience. For more information call 218-281-5078. 

ECFE will have their weekly class Wide Open Spaces for ages birth to Kindergarten entrance every Friday from 9:30-11:00 a.m. For more information call 218-281-5078.

The Golden Link is serving noon lunch Monday through Friday, and Thursday evening dinner.. Cost is $6 and available to the public. Call 281-3072 by 10:00 the day you plan to have lunch. 

The Crookston Friends of the Library meet the third Monday of each month at 7 p.m.

The Crookston Library Board meets the first Wednesday of each month at 5:15. 

The Cove Youth Center in Crookston will be open Wednesdays and Fridays from 3:30-6:30 p.m. for 7th-8th graders, and from 6:30-9:30 p.m. for 9th-12th graders. The facility is currently limited to 14 students at one time due to COVID-19. Students and parents should call ahead to check availability of the youth center at 218-470-0149. 

SUMMIT tenant families and friends dropping off groceries and other items. PLEASE use the South Villa MAIN Door during business hours. If you need to make other arrangements, please call 218-281-3424.

Polk County Public Health is available to answer questions about COVID 19, and help obtain essential services such as groceries, medications, and other daily items at 281-3385.  The phone is staffed Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Hugo’s Family Marketplace is offering shopping for seniors and people with illnesses from 6-7:30 a.m. Monday through Friday, and 8-9 a.m. Saturdays, and Sundays during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Care and Share New Hope Food Shelf is open every Monday and Wednesday afternoon from 1:00-5:00 pm.  For more information, or to donate, call 218-277-0000.

A DNR Hunter Safety Training course will be held in May. For information and to register call Steve Videen at 218-289-2115.