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Scholastic Holiday Book Fair

Where: 
Birch Grove Community School
When: 
Mon, 12/11/2017 - 9:00pm - Wed, 12/20/2017 - 3:30pm

The annual Scholastic Holiday Book Fair continues through Wednesday, December 20th, at Birch Grove Community School. The Fair is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and there will be extended hours after the 6 p.m. winter musical performance on Tuesday, December 19th. Details at 663-0170.

Cook County AA, Al-Anon, and CoDA Meetings, Thursday, December 14th

Where: 
Grand Marais and Grand Portage
When: 
Thu, 12/14/2017 - 6:30pm

There are regular meetings of AA, Al-Anon, and CoDA in Cook County and there's a complete weekly schedule on our website, wtip.org.

On Thursdays:

There's a Women's AA meeting, noon at the First Congregational Church in Grand Marais;

There's an AA open meeting and discussion, 6:30 pm in the Lutsen Fire Hall meeting room;

There's an AA meeting, 7 pm in the Grand Portage Lodge, Room 232;

There's an AA Big Book Study Group, 7 pm at the Senior Center in Grand Marais.

 

Grand Marais Caregiver Coffee December 15th

Who: 
Care Partners of Cook County
Where: 
Cook County Whole Foods Co-op meeting room
When: 
Fri, 12/15/2017 - 10:00am - 11:30pm

Care Partners of Cook County is hosting a Grand Marais caregiver coffee, Friday, December 15th, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Cook County Whole Foods Co-op meeting room. This is an opportunity meet other caregivers in a casual setting and join in a discussion, and learn about resources you can use. More information is available at 387-3788.

 

Holiday Extravaganza Weekend

Who: 
Voyageur Brewing Company
When: 
Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:00pm - Sun, 12/17/2017 - 7:00pm

The Voyageur Brewing Company is hosting their Holiday Extravaganza Weekend on Friday, December 15th, through Sunday, December 17th. Events include an ugly sweater contest, a painting class, a holiday movie, and more. More information is available at voyageur brewing dot com.
 
 
 

Annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count

Where: 
Grand Marais area
When: 
Sat, 12/16/2017 - 7:00am

Volunteers are needed for the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count Saturday, December 16th, for the Grand Marais area. Birders can choose the area they wish to cover and the count is open to bird watchers of all skill levels. Contact Jeremy at 218-370-0733 to report what area you can cover. 
 

Birthday party for Grandpa Lyle Gerard

Where: 
Grand Marais Public Library
When: 
Sat, 12/16/2017 - 12:00pm

The Grand Marais Public Library is hosting a birthday party for “Grandpa Lyle” Gerard, on Saturday, December 16th, at noon. Everyone is invited to bring a book, or browse the Library's children's collection for a book to share with Grandpa Lyle. All are invited to help celebrate Grandpa Lyle's service to the community.

Curry Cook-off and Broadway Musical Showcase fundraiser

Who: 
Grand Marais Playhouse
Where: 
Arrowhead Center for the Arts
When: 
Sat, 12/16/2017 - 6:00pm

The Grand Marais Playhouse is hosting the annual Curry Cook-off and Broadway Musical Showcase fundraiser on Saturday, December 16th, at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts. A membership meeting starts at 6 p.m., food will be served at 6:30, and the show is at 7:30. More information online at grand marais playhouse dot com.
 

Volunteer drivers needed

Who: 
Senior Rides Program
When: 
Sun, 12/31/2017 (All day)

 

Senior Rides Program needs volunteer drivers to provide rides for those 60 and older to out-of-county medical, dental, and eye appointments and to fill transportation needs not met by Arrowhead Transit or friends and relatives. Senior Rides also offers transportation within Cook County for medical appointments, as well as wellness and social activities. Volunteers are reimbursed for mileage and can choose their assignments. More information is available at 218-387-3788.

Meals on Wheels driver needed

Who: 
Cook County Senior Center
Where: 
Within five miles of Grand Marais
When: 
Sun, 12/31/2017 (All day)

The Meals on Wheels program needs a permanent driver for Thursdays to deliver lunchtime meals to residents who live within five miles of Grand Marais. If you would like to be part of this program, contact the Cook County Senior Center at 387-2660 for more imformation.

Gunflint Mail Run Sled Dog race

Where: 
Trail Center Lodge
When: 
Sat, 01/06/2018 - 7:00am

The Gunflint Mail Run Sled Dog race is Saturday, January 6th. The race starts and finishes at Trail Center Lodge, located half-way up the Gunflint Trail. Volunteers are needed for the race. More information and sign-up details are available by email at gunflint mail run volunteer at g mail dot com.


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