By: Jennie K. Hanson, Pine Journal
The Young Old Timers are proud to hold their monthly dance on Thursday, March 28, from 1-4 p.m. at the Cromwell Park Pavilion. The guest musician will be Florian Chmielewski. Come out and join the fun!
The Round Lake Presbyterian will have Good Friday Services at 5 p.m. at their church and the Tamarack Presbyterian Church will have special Easter Sunday services on March 31, with a breakfast potluck starting at 7 a.m. until the 8 a.m. service. The Easter Sunday service in Tamarack will start at 8 a.m. All area folks are invited to attend either of these services. I will do the service Easter morning. The Round Lake folks would be coming to Tamarack for church on Easter Sunday, too. I have been doing the worship services for the past month or so and will continue for the time being until they get a new pastor.
Our sympathy to Herb Hilinski on the recent death of his mother, 92-year-old Impi Alice Hilinski on March 13, 2013.
There will be a Good Friday service at Bethany Lutheran Church in Cromwell on Friday, March 29, at 8:30 a.m. Music will be by “Ambrosia” (Barb Parks, Sandy LeMieux and Jane Wester). Enjoy a continental breakfast of homemade caramel and orange rolls, orange juice, coffee and Easter eggs. This event is hosted by the Villa Vista and Cardinal Court and everyone is welcome to attend.
Do you like to play cribbage? Then come to the Cardinal Court Activity Room on Tuesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. The last Tuesday of the month is the cribbage tournament.
There will be a pancake breakfast at the Barnum Community Center on Friday, April 12, from 8:30-10 a.m. A $3 charge will be collected and everyone is welcome to attend. The TRIAD meeting will take place after the breakfast. Proceeds go to TRIAD of Carlton County.
The Arrowhead Area Bookmobile will be in Wright at 1:15 p.m. at the old school and in Cromwell on main street on April 2, April 23, May 14, June 4, June 25, July 16, Aug. 6, Aug. 27, Sept. 17, Oct. 8, Oct. 29, Nov. 19, Dec. 10 and Dec. 31. You can also get more information by calling 218-741-3840 or 800-257-1442, emailing email@example.com, or go online at www.arrowhead.lib.mn.us.
The school board has made the recent decision to have Monday, March 25, as the make-up snow day, which was previously a vacation day. The school spring break will be the week of April 1-5. School will still get out on May 31.
It’s time to be a hero! It’s time to make a difference. March is Food Share Month. Be a hero and help us stock our local food shelf. Bring non-perishable food items or cash to any elementary classroom or your high school advisor. In the past Cromwell-Wright students, staff and community have donated more than 1,700 items, more than 1,500 pounds of food and more than $450 cash. Let’s surpass those records this year! Working together, we can do great things!
The After School Program is looking for donations of paper plates, pipe cleaners, googly eyes, Elmer’s glue (gallon jug), play dough, tacky glue, felt, foam sheets, Q-tips, shoe boxes, bird seed, plant seeds, clay pots, pony beads, friendship thread, coffee filters and ink pens all for craft projects. They are also looking for volunteers to do activities with children. Any questions, please contact Amanda Hakala, ASP coordinator, at 218-644-3716 ext. 3109. Thank you!
Matthew Bradford Scholarship applications are available to all seniors, Class of 2013, in the counselor’s office. Applications should be turned in to Mrs. Brekke before spring break. Feel free to contact extension 2146 if you have questions.
Irene Richards Carlson is new meat cutter at the Wright Co-op Store. Stop in to see the expanded meat counter and items for your enjoyment.
That’s all the news from Lake Rememberyourpasswords and hello to all our friends in the military.