- Area Events -
The Ada Legion and VFW Clubs are looking for volunteer help from the community to put out the “Avenue of Flags” at the
For additional information on the conference and to receive a registration form contact U of M Extension educator Bill Craig at 218-281-8692 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Norman County Relay For Life will be held on Friday, May 31, from to at the Ada-Borup high school track. If you are interested in initiating a team or joining a team, contact Joyce Anderson or Erin Stoltman.
The Lake Region Writers Network wants your best poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction for it’s annual publication,
Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office Canine Unit is currently seeking help in donations to replace the current K-9. Hondo was recently diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Due to this he will be retiring out of service. The Sheriff's Office is looking to keep a very important program continuing in Mahnomen County to serve and protect the citizens. The cost is approxmately $20,000 for the purchase of the dog and training. Any donations can be made out to the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office Canine Fund and be brought to the Sheriff's Office.
Bejou Community Club 5K Fun Run/Walk to benefit the Sanford Children's Hospital (part of the Children's Miracle Network) will take place Saturday, June 8th. Registration begins at 8:00am with the 1K Kids' Fun Run at 9:00am and the 5K Run/Walk at 9:30am. Race begins by the Bejou Post Office. For questions or to receive a registration form, contact the Bejou Community Club via email: email@example.com
The 54th annual Hawley Rodeo Fest will be held June 1st-8th. Click here for more information.
The Flom & Area Lions group is offering the full 8 hour AARP 55 Alive course June 17th and 18th at the
The course provides research-based information to help older drivers update their driving knowledge and skills. Most importantly the curriculum provides opportunity for you to identify your own individual problem areas and apply the strategies and techniques necessary to improve your present driving behavior. Another great advantage is on completing the course, many insurance companies offer an insurance discount. You can check this out with your insurance company.
The Norman County Fair 5K Run/Walk will be held on Thursday, June 20th, at the Ada-Borup High School Track. Click Here for more information.
Borup’s 125th Celebration Street Dance will be on July 13, with music by Q5. To have an entry in the parade, contact Arlen Carlsrud or Myron Pallum.
An ATV Youth Safety Training Class will be held at the Detroit Lakes VFW. Registration on
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