Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 22 NO. 9  -  September 2019


September 2019 Calendar


AUG 31 Spring Lake Store hosts a Labor Day Weekend program, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Live music, History of the Spring Lake Store and a flea market.
SEPT 2 Labor Day, North Itasca Electric offices CLOSED.
3 First day of school, all schools
3 ISD 318 School Board meeting, Admin. Board Room, GR, 7 p.m. Public forum, 6:30 p.m. At Bigfork School by telepresence.
4 “The Club I Never Wanted to Join” breast cancer support group meets at Grand Rapids Area Library Group Study Room 3:30 and 5:30 p.m. More info: Lynn Ettl, 832-3612 or lynn_ettl@msn.com
6 Opening Reception Teri Power show, “Human/Nature: Environmental Art,” 5-7 p.m. Exhibit runs Sept. 5- Oct.5. The gallery is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
8 Bigfork Valley Community Foundation fundraiser, “Boot Scootin’ in the Woods,” 4-7 p.m. at the Wilderness Barn, Marcell. Tickets at Discovery Center and Timber Rose. Benefits Bigfork Valley Hospital.
9 Women of the Woods meet at 10 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157.
9 Deer River ISD 317 School Board, King Elementary Media Center, 6 p.m. Public forum 5:45 p.m.Deer River ISD 317 School Board, King Elementary Media Center, 6 p.m. Public forum 5:45 p.m.
9 Blackduck ISD 32 School Board meets, HS Media Center, 7 p.m.
9 VFW meets in Bigfork second Monday at 7 p.m.
10 Stop and Stitch at Marcell Family Center, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Bring $1, sack lunch and a project to work on. Come and go.
10 Evergreen Friendship Club meets at Sand Lake Community Center, 5 p.m. Potluck and program: Robert Ferdinandt, nature and landscape photography. Free, all are welcome.
11 Bigfork Lions Club meets second Wednesday, 6 p.m. at golf course.
11 ISD 363 South Koochiching-Rainy River School Board Meeting, 7 p.m. Northome ITV studio.
12 Classic Movie Series shows North to Alaska (1960) with John Wayne, Stewart Granger, Fabian and Ernie Kovacs, Edge Center Theater, Bigfork, 6:30 p.m. Free.
16 North Country Gardeners meet, 6:30 p.m. at Marcell Family Center. Dr. George Rounds will speak on burls. Everyone welcome.
16 ISD 318 School Board meeting, Bigfork School, 7 p.m. Public forum, 6:30 p.m.
21 Edge Center, Bigfork, hosts Monroe Crossing in a bluegrass concert, 7 p.m.
21-22 Bargains Are Great on Highway 38. 47 miles of garage sales from Grand Rapids to Effie.
23 Women of the Woods meet at 10 a.m. at Sand Lake Community Center. Call Pat Sievertson at 659-2157.
24 North Woods Quilters, 9-11:30 am. Lessons. Lots of Show and Tell. Pot luck lunch served 11:30 a.m., bring a dish to share or bag lunch, smile and a coffee cup.
27 Deadline for Round Up applications at the cooperative offices.





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