Friday at 10:30 AM
Come and enjoy playdough at the Ward County Public Library! Playdough and fun toys will be set up for preschool children on Friday, April 28th, at 10:30 am. A parent or guardian must be present the entire time. For more information, please contact the library at 852-5388.
Saturday at 9:00 AM
Serenity Therapeutic Equine Program in Minot will be conducting a fundraising event on Saturday, April 29th from 9 am to 4 pm. A toilet lawn ornament will be delivered to the person of your choice for $20. It is $10 to remove it, and $30 for preventive insurance. Proceeds go to providing discounted riderships to children and adults to participate in a horse related therapeutic program for those with physical, social or mental difficulties. Pay before the event for a $5 discount. Call or text 701-833-7911 for more information.
Monday at 5:00 PM
The 62nd season of the INTERNATIONAL MUSIC CAMP begins on Sunday, June 18th, with six one-week fine and performing arts instructional programs for elementary, middle school and high school students. IMC also has numerous performances and exhibitions on Fridays and Saturdays in June and July that are free and open to the public. IMC provides arts experiences in more than 40 different arts disciplines.
Early Bird registration deadline is May 1st. Registrations are accepted online at www.internationalmusiccamp.com, by calling the IMC office at 1-701-838-8472 or by mailing registrations to 111 – 11th Ave SW #3, Minot, ND 58701.
Wednesday at 1:30 PM
All are welcome to attend the Parkinson's Support Group for informative speakers and refreshments on Wednesday, May 3rd, from 1:30pm to 3:30pm at the Brookdale Brentmoor Minot Community Room (3515 10th St. SW in Minot). Use the North Parking Lot and Door.
The speaker will be Ray Dockter with Visiting Angels, America's Choice In Homecare. For more information contact Eilene Emly at 701-837-8538.
Wednesday at 7:00 PM
The Blackwood Brothers Quartet has been singing the Gospel for over 80 years. Hear them live in concert at Bethel Baptist Church in Powers Lake on Wednesday, May 3rd, at 7 pm. Come out and enjoy Gospel music at its finest with the Blackwood Brothers Quartet! A free will offering will be received. For more information call 701-641-6424.
Thursday at 12:00 PM
The National Day of Prayer 2017 is Thursday, May 4th. The theme this year is "For Your Great Name's Sake! Hear Us...Forgive Us....Heal Us!"
Local Prayer Gatherings include:
- 12 pm at the Minot Municipal Auditorium, Room 201 - prayer with a local focus
- 12 pm in the Memorial Hall at the State Capital in Bismarck
- 7:30 pm at Our Redeemer's Church in Minot - Laity and local pastors will lead in prayer with the message by Nick Olson, Youth Director for Our Redeemer's Church
More info online at www.nationaldayofprayer.org
Friday at 8:00 AM
The City of Minot will hold its annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection on Friday and Saturday, May 5th & 6th at the Public Works building.
The program is only for Minot residents receiving sanitation services. Between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. both days, all household hazardous waste not normally collected by Minot sanitation crews may be brought to the Public Works building free of charge. There will be signs set up to direct drivers to the proper entrance into the Public Works building.
Household hazardous waste items accepted include paint, stains, varnishes, solvents, oil, pesticides, herbicides, car care products, fire extinguishers, propane bottles, light bulbs, and household cleaning products.
E-waste (televisions, computers, etc.) will also be accepted free of charge during the two-day collection program.
The City of Minot Public Works Building is located at 1025 31st St SE.
Friday at 7:00 PM
All men are invited to First Baptist Church on Friday and Saturday, May 5th and 6th, to the Man-Up Men's Conference. Registration begins at 6:30pm on Friday with the program beginning at 7pm. On Saturday registration begins at 8:30am with the program beginning at 9am. The event will end at Noon on Saturday. The theme of this Man-Up conference is "Used By God". The cost is $10 for both days or $5 for one day. For more information call First Baptist at 701-852-4533.
Saturday at 8:00 AM
The annual Rummage & Bake Sale will be held at Bethany Lutheran Church, 215 3rd Ave SE, in Minot on Saturday, May 6th, from 8 am to 1 pm. Many collector and vintage items. Carmel rolls and coffee will be available. (Please use the northeast door #3)
Sunday at 3:00 PM
The 'Voices of Note' women's choir will be performing a Spring Concert on Sunday, May 7th, at 3pm at Zion Lutheran Church, located at 1800 Hiawatha St. in Minot. There is no charge for the concert but a free will offering will be taken and refreshments will be served.
Monday at 7:00 PM
During the week starting Monday, May 8th, the Minot Public Library will be hosting several speakers in our North Meeting Room starting at 7:00pm who will touch on a variety of topics related to what local organizations can offer job seekers as well as useful tips critical in landing you a position and that make the application process easier. The full schedule is below:
Monday, May 8th - Job Service of North Dakota
- What Can Job Service Do for You and Others
Tuesday, May 9th - Janet Anderson, Minot Public Library Director
- Interviewing and What Employers Look For
Wednesday, May 10th - Brendan Chella, Adult Services Librarian, Minot Public Library
- 1st Job Hunt and General Technology Tips
Thursday, May 11th - Rehab Services, Inc. of Minot
- What Can RSI Do for You and Others
Tuesday at 9:00 AM
The Minot Area Senior Coalition's 21st Annual Salute to Seniors will be held on Tuesday, May 9, from 9am to 3pm at the Minot Auditorium. This year's theme is "Salute to Mardi Gras in May". There will be musical entertainment, speakers, vendor booths, a noon luncheon, bingo, door prizes, games, snacks and refreshments, and a dance with live music. Tickets are $15. Pre-registration is required by May 4th. Call 852-3398 to pre-register.
Tuesday at 12:15 PM
The Minot Christian Women's Club Luncheon will be held on Tuesday, May 9th, 12:15-2:00 pm at the Grand Hotel. $13 inclusive.
All Minot area ladies are invited to Spring is for Planting!
We will enjoy a spring concert by Director Teresa Hargrave & the Velva Public School music students. Speaker & author, Marj Holmes, Pierson, MB, will speak of:
"From a Circus Life to a Peaceful Place."
For reservations contact Darcy at 837-8233 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday at 6:00 PM
Independence, Inc. invites the local community to participate in Sign Language Bingo Night at Minot Public Library on Wednesday, May 10th! Bring your friends and family for an opportunity to learn American sign language. The activity will help introduce and reinforce ASL skills for anyone interested in learning! The event is free and open to the public. All signers welcome!
Saturday at 8:00 AM
Trinity Homes is having a rummage sale on the south side patio of the building on Saturday, May 13th from 8 am to 5 pm. Too many items to list. There will be Relay for Life tables where all items are free will offerings and all proceeds support the American Cancer Society. For more information call 701-857-5800.
Saturday at 9:00 AM
Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch 12th Annual BLT Day Saturday, May 13th, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., at Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch, 6301 19th Ave. N.W., Minot.
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sale of vegetable and floral plants, ornamental grasses, herbs, hanging plants, succulents, perennials (NEW!), chapel bird houses & planters. (The plants are raised by Ranch residents and staff, and the planters are built by Ranch residents).
Bring your own planters/containers, purchase our plants, and we'll pot them for you.
Dakota Cruisers will have a Vintage Auto Display.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. BLT Luncheon upstairs in Bremer Hall (on the Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch campus). Lunch is $7/person or $15 for families of three or more.
The family-friendly event provides funding for the Verendrye Electric Cooperative Greenhouse Technology Program at the Ranch.
The mission of Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch is to help at-risk children and their families succeed in the name of Christ.
For more information, call Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch at 701-839-7888, or 701-858-0128.
Tuesday at 3:00 PM
Independence, Inc. invites people with disabilities to attend the first-ever Community Engagement Festival on Tuesday, May 16th from 3:00 to 6:00 P.M. at the City of Minot Auditorium.
The event will highlight new programs and services offered by the local non-profit, designed to enhance community participation and leadership skills among people with disabilities. The festival will feature a series of booths to provide information about peer mentoring, Community Leadership Academy, and local service club opportunities.
Appetizers and light refreshments will be provided. Admission is free of charge. Adults with disabilities, veterans with disabilities, individuals living with the effects of aging, youth with disabilities and mental health disabilities are encouraged to attend!
For more information, please contact:
Address: 2000 Burdick Expy E. Suite C Minot, ND 58701
Thursday at 5:00 PM
Taco Johns Crunch for a Cause. Join us for a fundraiser to support "Wishing on a Cure" Relay For Life team. Come to North Broadway Taco Johns on Thursday, May 18th, from 5pm-7pm and mention the organization name to the cashier and 50% of our entire purchase will be given to Relay for Life.
Thursday at 7:00 PM
Chase the hunt! Local bowhunters Jeff Jacob and Roger Coleman have traveled across oceans and continents to bag their biggest game, and now you can follow their journey. Join them and representatives from Scheels at the Minot Public Library on Thursday, June 15th at 7:00pm for a special presentation and discover how two Minot men realized their passions abroad. Please call the library at 852-1045 or Scheels at 852-1010 for more information. All ages welcome.
Saturday at 8:30 AM
Join us for the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's, the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Alzheimer's is an epidemic devastating our families, our finances, and our future. The disease is all around us - but the power to stop it is within us.
This year's walk will take place on August 26th at Oak Park. Registration begins at 8:30am and the walk begins at 10am. Bring your family and friends out for a morning of inspiration, education, and fun. Socialize with others affected by Alzheimer's and learn how you can help support research and care in our community.