Tuesday at 4:00 PM
Sisu, a Reading Education Assistance Dog, will be available for children to read to on Tuesday September 1 at 4:00 PM. Sisu is a standard poodle and LOVES listening to children read. Children may read for 15 minutes and it is on a first come first serve basis. For more information about the READ dog contact the Childrens Library at 838-0606.
Thursday at 8:30 AM
All are invited to the Parkinson's Disease Conference in the Knights of Columbus Club Room, 2601 North Broadway in Minot on Thursday, September 3. Registration and breakfast begins at 8:30am, followed by a day full of speakers and presenters on all aspects of Parkinson's. There will also be booths to visit with helpful information and ideas. Plus nurses and social workers are able to receive 4.9 credits if they attend. You'll also get a chance to win door prizes and enjoy lots of food. For more information, call Eilene Emly at 701-837-8538.
Tuesday at 7:00 PM
The LEGO Club Tuesday, September 8 at 7:00 PM in the Imagination Station of the Minot Public Library. Children ages four years of age to Grade 5 and parents interested in building are encouraged to attend. Contact the library at 838-0606 for more information.
Wednesday at 6:30 PM
You are invited to First Baptist Church of Minot as they kickoff their Awana Clubs on Wednesday, September 9 at 6:30pm. Awana is a nondenominational ministry for children who are age 3 by July 31 and youth through the 12th grade. Awana is a Bible centered program where children and youth can learn about God and His Word, meet new friends, and participate in exciting games. Awana will meet every Wednesday night during the school year from 6:30 to 8:00pm. Parents are expected to be present for the entire evening of Kickoff Wednesday, September 9. First Baptist Church is located at 200 3rd St. SW. For more information, please call the church office at 852-4533.
Monday at 10:30 AM
Maker Mondays will be held for all for independent children ages 3-6 starting September 14th. This is a story/activity program which will be held on Mondays at 10:30 AM in the Imagination Station of the Minot Public Library. For more information contact the Childrens Library at 838-0606.
Tuesday at 10:00 AM
Side by Side Stories will be held on Tuesdays at 10:00 AM for children ages 2 and up accompanied by parents or other caregivers starting September 15th and continuing through December 8th in the Imagination Station of the Minot Public Library. For more information contact the Childrens Library at 838-0606.
Tuesday at 3:45 PM
Six classes will explore basic electricity concepts, electronic circuits, and building with Little Bits Kits for students in grade 3-6. The classes will start on September 15 at 3:45 PM in the Imagination Station of the Minot Public Library. Pre-registration is required and the class is filling up fast. Call 838-0606 for more information or to pre-register your child.
Wednesday at 10:30 AM
Whimsical Wednesdays is a puppet story time will be held on Wednesdays at 10:30 AM for independent children ages 3-6 starting September 16th and continuing through December 9th in the Imagination Station of the Minot Public Library. For more information contact the Childrens Library at 838-0606.
Wednesday at 5:30 PM
You are invited to Our Redeemer's as they kickoff their Awana Clubs on Wednesday, September 16th. Awana is a nondenominational ministry for children who are age 3 by July 31st and youth through 6th grade. Awana will meet Wednesday nights during the school year. Each Wednesday begins with a Family supper at 5:30 pm then AWANA from 6:15 to 7:45 pm. Our Redeemer's is located at 700 16th Avenue Southeast. For more information, please call the church office at 838-0750.
Monday at 2:00 PM
Come spend your afternoons off with us watching movies on the big screen in the Imagination Station of the Minot Public Library. We will be showing PADDINGTON at 2:00 PM on Monday, September 28th. For more information contact the Childrens Library at 838-0606.
Monday at 6:00 PM
Have you experienced an abortion? Do you feel shame, heartache, and regret? Dakota Hope Clinic will be offering a free 7 week post abortion recovery Bible Study on Monday evenings from September 28th through November 9th. If interested, please contact Dakota Hope Clinic today at 701-852-HOPE!
Thursday at 5:00 PM
Otter Tail Power Company is granting up to nine $1,500 awards in 2015 to qualifying organizations in its service territory for purchasing automated external defibrillators (AEDs). Applications may come from nonprofit entities such as a city, school, ambulance/first responder unit, community center, etc. To qualify, an applicant must:
- Receive electrical service from Otter Tail Power Company.
- Prove nonprofit status by submitting a 501(c)(3) (or equivalent) document.
- Agree to place the AED where itâ??s easily accessible for emergency response.
- Have volunteers willing to receive CPR and AED training and able to respond to a cardiac emergency.
The recipient is responsible for purchasing, placing, and maintaining the AED and for training volunteers. Otter Tail Power Company will provide the funding for this life-saving equipment, and the recipients will administer the program.
To apply, go to otpco.com/about-us/donations-and-grants/aeds-for-towns-we-serve/ to fill out the application form and submit it to the Otter Tail Power Company Customer Service Center in your area. The application requests a short summary of where the AED would be located (senior center, fire department, swimming pool, for example) and approximately how many people that location serves. The deadline to apply is October 1, 2015. Each Customer Service Center will select an AED grant recipient from its area and will notify the successful applicant by November 1.