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Thursday, May 25

  • Last day to register for Alcohol Inks: Abstract Landscapes to be held on Tuesday, May 30,   5-7pm, Holmes Art Cellar, taught by Kara Schumann.  Ages 16+; fee charged.  Pre-registration required; email visualarts@dlccc.org
  • Tween/Teen Writer’s Group, 4pm, DL Public Library; 218-847-2168, www.larl.org

Friday, May 26

  • Smokin’ Amp DJ, 9pm, Holiday Inn; 218-847-2121, www.dlinn.com

Saturday, May 27

  • Smokin’ Amp DJ, 9pm, Holiday Inn; 218-847-2121, www.dlinn.com

Sunday, May 28

  • Avenue of Flags, Oak Grove Cemetery
  • Free Movie, “Fabulous Frogs”, 2pm, Tamarac NWR
  • Live Music by Kyle Colby, 9pm, Zorbaz; 218-847-5305, www.zorbaz.com

Monday, May 29

  • Avenue of Flags, Oak Grove Cemetery
  • Shady Hollow Flea Market, 6am-3pm, Hwy. 59 South
  • Memorial Day Parade, 10am, Veteran’s Mem. Park to Pavilion; program follows

Tuesday, May 30

  • Summer in Color, 9-11am, Holmes Art Cellar; art classes taught by Art Major Kate Stearns for kids ages 8-12.  Fee charged; register at www.dlccc.org
  • Botany & Beer Garden & House Plant Exchange, 4-7pm, Bucks Mill Brewing; if you are bringing plants or seedlings to swap make sure they are labeled.  Also have a price marked or in mind in case people are coming without trades.  Questions, contact chris@bucksmillbrewing.com

Thru Friday June 9

  • Collecting for a Cause “Crayon Drive”, any Verizon BeMobile store.  Drop off used crayons to be remanufactured into new free crayons for kids in children’s hospitals.  www.bemobile.com

Tickets available at the Chamber Office for ….

  • Kiwanis Flower Gift Certificates, $25 Gift Certificate must be used by May 31
  • Women’s EDGE Speaker Series 2023; tickets are $125.  Learn from Renee´ Rongen, Kristi Floersch & Melissa Marshall.  Call 218-847-9202 to register or for more information.

Main Street Economic Revitalization Program Matching Grants Available . . . . .

  • West Central Initiative received approximately $3.4 million from the Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development Main Street Economic Revitalization Program to provide matching grants for the redevelopment of commercial space in west central Minnesota including the Highway 10 corridor. Find more information if your upcoming building improvement may qualify:

Additional Grant Opportunity (from West Central Initiative):

  • Initiators Fellowship – are you an entrepreneur with a bold social enterprise idea?  Learn more and apply at https://www.wcif.org .  Application deadline is June 15.

Tickets are still available for trips with Engage:

  • July 26 – Twins vs. Mariners, Mpls. day trip
  • Aug. 8-10 – Folklorama inWinnipeg, Canada
  • Sept. 1 – Minnesota State Fair, Mpls. day trip
  • Oct. 25 – Chanhassen to see “Jersey Boys”
  • Nov. 1-7 – Branson, MO

Detailed trip itineraries available at DLCCC front desk.  218-844-4221
M State Offerings . . . . . .

  • GED & Adult Diploma Orientation, twice a month.  Call 218-844-5760 or email slandsem@detlakes.k12.mn.us
  • Free English Language Instruction for adults, Monday-Thursday at Lakes Area Adult Education.  Schedule is flexible and individualized.  Call 218-844-5760 or email slandsem@detlakes.k12.mn.us for more information.

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