Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Following are the Pine River-Backus (PR-B) Family Center happenings for July: WIC: Will be here July 2 and 3. PR-B Family Center: Will be closed Friday, July 4, in honor of Independence Day. Pine River Area Food Shelf: Is open every Tuesday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the second Tuesday of the month from 3:30-7 p.m. in the basement of First Lutheran Church. Family Center Home Visiting Program: Has immediate openings for first-time expectant mothers who would like additional support with their pregnancy and parenting their child until age 3.
Pequot Lakes Community Education offers two upcoming S.T.E.M Technology Camps, presented by Computer Explorers. Fee for each class is $90, which includes all supplies. A minimum of eight students is needed to register for each class by June 30. Contact Pequot Lakes Community Education at 218-568-9200 to register or for more information. • Robotics Builders for grades 1-5, 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Wednesday, July 7-9, in the Eagle View Elementary School Science Room #154. With the LEGO WeDo Robotics System, young children can build and program their own robotic creations.
Concordia College, Moorhead Elsie McCormic, a Pine River-Backus High School graduate and daughter of Valerie McCormic of Pine River, was named to the second semester dean's list at Concordia College in Moorhead. She is a senior. St. Cloud State University Nancy Schauer of Backus and Travis Nelson of Pine River both graduated from St. Cloud State University on May 10.
The following Pequot Lakes Middle School students were named to the fourth-quarter honor roll. A Honor Roll Eighth grade Selena Arriaga, Alexis Brewer, Thomas Brewer, Jordan Carpenter, Alexis Cheek, Jacqueline Cook, Drew Elfering, Austin Evenson, Matthew Fabian Jr., Wyatt Fink, Clare Ganley, Cassandra Haman, Lilliana Jorgens, Sebastian Kempka, Kade Kitzman, Alexandra Kotaska, Blake Lane, Chase Larson, Grace McGuire, Alexia Miller, William Moe, Evan Morgan, Kylee Mortenson, Jakob Olson, Reid Pierzinski, Samuel Scheuss, Maxx Schindel, Luke Schmokel, Breanna Sewall, Zachary Sjoblad, Chelsea Sk
The following Pequot Lakes High School students were named to the second-semester honor roll. A Honor Roll 12th grade Danielle Albert, Angela Cole, Madison Davis-Biessener, Emma Endicott, Eleanor Erholtz, Bridget Erickson, Chloe Foster, Cole Funk, Deidre Hilgers, Zachery James, Vanessa Lane, Tara Lundmark, Rachel Maschhoff, Kayla Miller, Haylie Murphey, Jessica Nies, Merissa Olson, Sarah Rudlang. 11th grade Brianna Aase, Austin Anderson, Nicole Barta, Jacqueline Brine-Doyle, Madison Galligan, Seth Golden, Simone Gorton, Joshua Gudahl, Patricia Harris, Jack Kloster, Hannah Kostecka, Henry
A youth boating safety class will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, July 3, at the Hackensack Community Building. Sponsored by the Cass County Sheriff's Department, the Hackensack Lions Club and the Ten Mile Lake Association, the class is free and intended for youth ages 12 and older. Instruction will begin in the classroom and then from 1 -4 p.m. class will take place on Birch Lake. All necessary materials and equipment will be provided. There will be a break for refreshments and juice and lunch will be served at noon. Registration is required.
Week of June 26-July 3 Thursday, June 26: Summer Youth Program for youth who have completed sixth through 12th grades, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Meet and pick up at The Warehouse. Examples of activities that may occur: kayaking, horseback riding, biking, art and more. Registration is required.
GUMC in Pequot Lakes to host sale Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes will host its 19th annual rummage sale from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday, June 26-27. Items available include clothing, vintage jewelry, household items, furniture, tools, toys and sports equipment. Perennial plants, frozen pastys, bake sale items, coffee and lunch will also be for sale. The church is 1.7 miles north of the stoplight on State Highway 371. For more information, call 218-568-5755. Breakfast on the Farm is Saturday in Pine River Breakfast on the Farm will be offered from 9-11 a.m.
500 1 p.m. Tuesdays Pine River American Legion Ralph Hulke, 4050; Les Dupont, 3560; Daryl Rudquist, 3510; Bertha Bjornson, 3410; Jim Day 3320.
The Senior Nutrition Program offers a nutritionally balanced meal for all people to enjoy. Meals are served Monday-Friday at 11:30 a.m. The suggested voluntary donation is $4 per meal for those over 60 and $7.15 for those under 60. Meals on Wheels are available for homebound seniors. In Pequot Lakes, meals are served at Sibley Apartments, 31203 N. Oak St. To make a reservation or for more information, call 218-568-4909. In Pine River, meals are served at the Heartland Apartments, 445 Snell Ave.