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Pine River-Backus Family Center March happenings

• Hidden Jewels Thrift Store: The first brown bag sale of 2013 is next week. Come in and fill up a bag of gently used clothing for $5 for yourself, your grandchildren, your family, neighbors and friends. This sale will run Wednesday and Thursday, March 6 and 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday, March 8, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Volunteers and donations are welcome. Call Brenda for more information at 218-587-4292.

• Pine River Area Food Shelf: Come to the “Soups & Sweets” fundraiser Saturday, March 23, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Warehouse. Suggested donations are $7 for adults, $4 for kids 12 and younger and $21 for families. All proceeds go to support the Pine River Area Food Shelf.

• The Family Centers Home Visiting Program has immediate openings for first-time expectant parents who would like some help with understanding pregnancy and supporting your child’s development. Home visits are free, confidential and last through your child’s 3rd birthday.

• MAC/NAPS pick up is March 12 from 2-4 p.m.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889