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Lenten prayer breakfast set March 24 in Hackensack

A Lenten prayer breakfast will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, March 24, at Union Congregational Church, Hackensack.

Make reservations by calling 218-675-6300. A freewill offering will be taken.

Mary Shideler will be the guest speaker with “Your Bucket List.” Get inspired to follow your dreams and start your own list of 101 things you want to do before you “kick the bucket.”

See a PowerPoint presentation and learn about Goldie, who at age 80 began her bucket list and has accomplished 70 percent of her goals.

Shideler is a lifelong resident of the Grand Rapids, Minn., area. She is a photographer and an avid cross-country skier. Also known as The Kayak Lady, she kayaked all of the 1,007 lakes in Itasca County over a 15-season period.

To document her paddling adventures, she wrote and self-published a memoir entitled “The Kayak Lady: One Woman, One Kayak, 1007 Lakes.”

Shideler’s articles and photographs have been published in many magazines, including Minnesota Monthly, Lake Country Journal Magazine and The Minnesota Conservation Volunteer; and she has been featured on many programs including Minnesota Public Radio, KAXE and On the Road with Jason Davis.

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.
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