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Community Calendar 080914


ORGANIC DAIRY DAY, hosted by the University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC), will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The day will feature educational programs and field tours. Organic Dairy Day is free and open to farmers, producers and the public. Lunch will be provided. The WCROC is located at 46352 State Hwy 329, Morris. For more information, visit or call 320-589-1711.    s32

ALEXANDRIA LAKES TEA PARTY will hold their regular meeting at the Broadway Ballroom, 115 30th Avenue South, Alexandria, Minn.  Tea Party activist and consultant Mark Lloyd will talk to us about issue education.  Call 320-834-5228 or 218-943-4781 for more information.      s32

MORRIS WOMEN OF TODAY will meet at 7:15 p.m. at the Morris National Guard Armory. The Women of Today meet the second Tuesday of each month.     s32


KIDS IN CHRIST PRESCHOOL fall registration, 4 to 6 p.m., at Zion Lutheran Church, 315 S. Columbia, Morris. For more information call 585-5067.    s32


NORTH CENTRAL SOIL CONSERVATION RESEARCH LABORATORY (Soils Lab) Field Day will be held.  Tours to the Swan Lake Research Farm leave the Lab at 10 a.m. and return at noon.    s32

RAINBOW RIDER Transit Board meeting, Rainbow Rider Office, Lowry, 5 p.m.    s32


RACHEL STORLIE a classically trained soprano, performs at Fron Lutheran Church in Starbuck, 7 p.m.            s32

MINNEWASKA SINGLES Game Night will be held at 7 p.m. at the American Legion in Glenwood, 186  Hwy 55. Bring a snack to share. For information call 320-283-5612.    s33


THE ANNUAL MORRIS B-SQUARES potluck will be held at 6 p.m. at the American Legion on W. 5th Street. Bring a dish to share and own table service. Jim Jirak will call, casual dress. For information call (320) 589-2069.    s33


THE THIRD OF THREE FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS will take place at the Morris Area High School beginning at 5:30 p.m. and going until either all are served or the food is gone. Consider volunteering to help if you can. Volunteers are needed to unload around 11 a.m., deliver around 2 p.m., distribute food around 5 p.m., and clean up around 7 p.m. Please listen to the KKOK/KMRS for any updates on times.    s33

VIKING LIBRARY SYSTEM Executive Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Viking Library System Headquarters, 1915 West Fir, Fergus Falls.    s32

ST. BARTHOLOMEW’S CATHOLIC CHURCH hosts chicken dinner in Villard, 451 Lincoln Ave., serving from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.     s33


TOP PERFORMING ANNUALS  Enjoy a tour of the beautiful annual flower beds at the Horticulture Display Garden, as Steve Poppe, horticulture scientist at the West Central Research and Outreach Center, shares his top ten picks for 2014, from 5:15 to 5:45 p.m. in the Horticulture Display Garden, 46352 State Hwy 329, Morris. In the event of inclement weather, class will be held in AgCountry Auditorium at the WCROC. For questions, please call 320-589-1711.    s33