Bulletin Board — Saturday, October 10, 2020

The Grand Theatre will show a free family Halloween Movie Saturday at noon starting today and then each Saturday through October 31.

A rosary for America will be prayed at noon today on the east side of the Bremer Bank building. All are welcome, bring a chair, if you’d like.

Bible Baptist Church in Crookston is hosting the Family Fall Festival, a free event for the community, today from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.. All are invited to the church property to enjoy a fun afternoon of games and prizes, hayrides, bounce houses, and other activities. For everyone’s safety the event is outdoors and there will be extra sanitizing procedures. Check www.biblebaptistcrookston.org or www.facebook.com/bbccrookston for more details.

The Crookston Eagles will have bar bingo today at 3:30 p.m.

The Golden Link will have biscuits & gravy Monday, October 12 at 8:30 a.m., the movie “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” at 1 p.m., and Ken’s Study Club at 6:30 p.m.

The Crookston Lions will meet Monday, October 12 at noon at RBJ’s.

Join Crookston Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) for an evening of outdoor fun at your local park and meet other families in your neighborhood. ECFE will host the event at Crescent Park Monday, October 12 from 6-7 p.m. weather permitting and will be following COVID-19 guidelines.

The Highland PTO will meet Monday, October 12 at 6:30 p.m. on zoom. Please email [email protected] or test 218-289-7407 for the link to the meeting.

The Crookston City Council will meet Monday, October 12 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City. The Ways & Means Committee will meet immediately following the City Council meeting. The possibility of a closed session exists with both meetings.

The Golden Link will have an entertainment committee meeting Tuesday, October 13 at 10 a.m., and canasta at 6 p.m.

The Villa Auxiliary will meet on Tuesday, October 13 at 11:00 a.m. at the Crookston Golden Link.

Crookston Public Schools will have virtual parent/teacher conferences Tuesday, October 13 from 4 to 7:30 p.m., and Wednesday, October 14 from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

RiverVIew Health will be offering Flu Shot Clinics on Tuesday, October 13 and 20 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 14 and 21 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. If you wish to have your insurance billed, bring your insurance card. The flu shot is covered by Medicare and Medicaid but you must present those cards. Buzzy shots for kids and adults who have aversion to shots will be available. Appointments are required. Call 281-9595.

There will be no school for all Crookston Public Schools Wednesday, October 14-Friday, October 16.

The Golden Link will have a bake sale Wednesday, October 14 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., men’s cards at 10 a.m., and the movie “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood at 1 p.m.

Crookston High School will have a virtual financial aid information meeting Wednesday, October 14. Information will be shared with the school message system, google classroom, and school website.

The Crookston American Legion Auxiliary, Nels T Wold Unit 20 will meet on Wednesday, October 14th in the upper hall of the VFW at 6:30 p.m. All members are welcome. Covid guidelines will be followed.

Otter Tail Power Company will have a planned power outage on Thursday, October 15 starting at 8:00 a.m. and lasting approximately 4 hours. Areas affected will be Climax, Shelly, Nielsville, and Eldred. Otter Tail Power Company will be interrupting service to conduct line and substation maintenance. For more information, contact Customer Service at 1-800-257-4044.

The Crookston Airport Commission will meet Thursday, October 18 at 8 a.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

The Golden Link will have a TRIAD meeting Thursday, October 15 at 10 a.m. and dinner of Lemon Pepper Breaded Tilapia from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

The Climax Parish Food shelf will be open Thursday, October 15 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the back door of the Climax Library.

The Golden Link will have coffee & rolls Friday, October 16 at 8:30 a.m., and the movie “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” at 1 p.m.

The Grand Theatre will show a free family Halloween Movie each Saturday at noon through October 31.

Crookston High School Homecoming Week Coronation will be held Sunday, October 18 at 7 p.m. Only parents and student council members will be allowed to attend. The coronation will be livestreamed by KROX on YouTube here. Subscribe and hit the notification bell to be notified when KROX goes live on YouTube with local sports and other community events.

The Crookston High School Homecoming week days are below. Monday, October 19 will be Spots vs. Stripes Day. Tuesday, October 20 will be Elementary Day – dress like you did in elementary with piggy tails and mixed-matched outfits. Wednesday, October 21 and Thursday, October 22 will be Color Wars – Seniors wear black, juniors wear white, sophomores wear blue, freshman wear red, 8th-graders wear yellow, 7th-graders wear green, and the staff wears orange. Friday, October 23 is the homecoming game with the royalty introduced at halftime.

The Golden Link will have biscuits and gravy Monday, October 19 at 8:30 a.m., and the movie “The Good Liar” at 1 p.m.

The Crookston Lions will meet Monday, October 19 at noon at RBJ’s.

Join Crookston Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) for an evening of outdoor fun at your local park and meet other families in your neighborhood. ECFE will host the event at Carmen Park Monday, October 19 from 6-7 p.m. weather permitting and will be following COVID-19 guidelines.

The CHEDA Board will meet Tuesday, October 20 at 7:00 a.m. at Valley Tech Park.

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

The Golden Link will have an Essential Oils Class with Diane Seddon Tuesday, October 20 at 11 a.m.m, and greetings cards at 1 p.m.

RiverVIew Health will be offering Flu Shot Clinics on Tuesday, October 20 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., and Wednesday, October 21 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. If you wish to have your insurance billed, bring your insurance card. The flu shot is covered by Medicare and Medicaid but you must present those cards. Buzzy shots for kids and adults who have aversion to shots will be available. Appointments are required. Call 281-9595.

The Crookston Township Board will meet Wednesday, October 21 at 6:30 a.m. at Valley Technology Park. To join the meeting virtually go to https://meet.google.com/ogm-mwbx-idw

The Golden Link will have a Board of Directors meeting Wednesday, October 21 at 9 a.m., men’s cards at 10 a.m., and the movie “The Good Liar” at 1 p.m.

The Red Lake Falls Food Shelf will be open Wednesday, October 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Safe Kids, Altru Health System and Brost Chevrolet will partner to hold a car seat checkup Thursday, October 22 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. at Brost Chevrolet.

The Golden Link will have a fundraiser dinner Thursday, October 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Celebrate Oktoberfest with a german meal including pork schnitzel, german potato salad, sauerkraut, pretzel roll, apfelkuchen and german music by Hansel & Gretel AKA Myron & Caroline Troite.

The Golden Link will have coffee & rolls Friday, October 23 at 8:30 a.m., and the movie “The Good Liar” at 1 p.m.

The Grand Theatre will show a free family Halloween Movie Saturday at noon October 24 and 31.

Cathedral Church Drive-In To-Go Harvest Festival at 702 Summit Avenue in Crookston will be Sunday, October 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. A Fish Fry meal to go for $14 will be brought to you care for you to take home. There will be a Virtual Silent Auction, raffles, “Seek and Find” bingo, vehicle trivia, free kids activity bags, prizes, lively music and inflatable characters walking the parking lot. For more information and tickets, call 281-1735.

Crookston fall clean-up week is October 26-October 30. Clean up items will be picked up on your regular garbage day. Compost materials will not have to be in compost bags for this week only. Cleanup items should be separated into the following piles–garbage, clothing, cardboard, appliances, yard waste, furniture, metal items, demolition and tires. Branches must be cut in four foot lengths and bundled. Items that will not be picked up are–video display items such as T.V.’s, and computers, concrete, batteries, partially full paint cans, chemicals, or large amounts of debri.

The Golden Link will have biscuits & gravy Monday, October 26 at 8:30 a.m., NAAPS pickup from 9-10 a.m., and the movie “Dolittle” at 1 p.m.

The Crookston Lions will meet Monday, October 26 at noon at RBJ’s.

Join Crookston Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) for an evening of outdoor fun at your local park and meet other families in your neighborhood. ECFE will host the event at Schuster Park Monday, October 26 from 6-7 p.m. weather permitting and will be following COVID-19 guidelines.

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, October 27 at 8:00 a.m. at the Polk County Transfer Station.

The Golden Link will have birthday cake & coffee Tuesday, October 27 from 1:30-3 p.m. to celebrate October birthdays.

The Golden Link will have men’s cards Wednesday, October 28 at 10 a.m., and the movie “Dolittle” at 1 p.m.

The Red Lake Falls Food Shelf will be open Wednesday, October 28 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Golden Link will have dinner Thursday, October 29 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. serving Chicken Kiev Pilaf.

The Golden Link will have the movie “Dolittle” Friday, October 30 at 1 p.m.

The Grand Theatre will show a free family Halloween Movie Saturday at noon October 31.

The Crookston High School Leo Club and the Crookston Police Department are hosting a drive by Halloween Night Food Drive Saturday, October 31 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the west parking lot at the high school. Drop off your canned goods for the Care and Share Center and each child will receive a bag of candy. If unable to drive by, call Linda at 281-2144 or Darin at 281-3111 to have them picked up at your doorstep.

Cobblestone Hotel and Suites, 2304 Sahlstrom Drive in Crookston, will have their 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat on Saturday, October 31 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. A prize will be awarded for the best decorated trunk.

The Crookston Lions will meet Monday, November 2 at noon at RBJ’s.

Join Crookston Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) for an evening of outdoor fun at your local park and meet other families in your neighborhood. ECFE will host the event at Wildwood Park Monday, November 2 from 6-7 p.m. weather permitting and will be following COVID-19 guidelines.

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, November 3 at 8:00 a.m. at the Polk County Government Center.

The Climax Parish Food shelf will be open Thursday, November 5 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the back door of the Climax Library.

Grace Lutheran Church in Erskine will hold its annual deer hunters meatball supper Saturday, November 7 for a free will donation. The meal will be curbside to-go from the west alley at the Erskine Community Center. Everyone is welcome.

The Crookston Lions will meet Monday, November 9 at noon at RBJ’s.

The Chamber Celebration and Awards evening will be Saturday, November 14.

The Crookston Lions will meet Monday, November 16 at noon at RBJ’s.

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, November 17 at 9:30 a.m. at the Polk County Government Center.

The Crookston Township Board will meet Wednesday, November 18 at 6:30 a.m. at Valley Technology Park.

The Climax Parish Food shelf will be open Thursday, November 19 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the back door of the Climax Library.

The Crookston Lions will meet Monday, November 23 at noon at RBJ’s.

The Polk County Commissioners will meet Tuesday, November 24 at 8:00 a.m. at the Polk County Government Center.

The Crookston Lions will meet Monday, November 30 at noon at RBJ’s.

CONTINUING ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Golden Link has biscuits and gravy Mondays at 8 a.m. $2 for one biscuit with gravy, $3 for two biscuits with gravy, $1 for a plain biscuit.

The Crookston Gun Club is open for trap shooting on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 5:00 to dusk.

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.

Twig and Branch Collection will be held on the second and fourth Mondays of each month running through October. Place the materials on your curbside. Branches must be cut in four-foot lengths and bundled in order for the crews to take them away. Any branches or tree trunks not cut to this length and bundled will be left for the owner to haul away. Twigs may be in boxes or bags. Individuals removing their diseased elm trees should call City Hall to schedule a pickup.

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., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. – 2 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.

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