Funnies Extra!

February 2016


Senior potluck set

Lewis and Clark Senior Center will hold its monthly potluck at noon, Friday, Feb. 12. Millie Leidholm and Wanda Giedd will host. Enjoy a game of choice afterward. One only needs to be 55 to join. All are welcome!

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Central

WAEDA to meet

Washburn Area Economic Development will meet at 3:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 15, at the city hall. The public is welcome.

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Central

Ag producer meetings set

Ag producer informational meetings are set for 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 16, at the Rusted Rail Bar & Grill, Underwood (lunch to follow), and at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 25, at the Ramada Inn, Bismarck (lunch to follow). Speaker is Curt Christofferson; topics, malt barley endorsement, whole farm RP, YE, TA and much more! Cottingham Insurance Agency, 442-3473 or 323-9410.

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Wicklander celebration

Ray Wicklander is celebrating his 95th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. at 527 2nd Avenue, Washburn.

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Central

District 8 dinner, convention Feb. 16

The District 8 Republican Lincoln Day Dinner, Endorsing and Legal Convention is set for Tuesday, Feb. 16, at the Memorial Building in Washburn. Social begins at 6 p.m.; dinner at 6:30 p.m.; endorsing convention at 7:30 p.m. and legal convention at 8 p.m.

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Central

Lenten schedule

Lenten meals will be served at First Lutheran Church, Washburn, from 5:30 to 6:46 p.m., beginning Feb. 17. See ad in this issue for dates and full details.

5:30 PM - 6:45 PM Central

Farm workshop set

Succession strategies and planning tools to keep the family in your farm, a free, informative workshop, is set for 6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 18, at North Shore Inn & Suites conference room, Garrison. Sponsored by Nodak Mutual Insurance Co.

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Central

Phone book cover contest

We’re beginning the search for the 2016 McLean County Phone Book cover. Email a high resolution, in-focus photo to, put "phone book photo" on the subject line or mail to Phone Book Contest, PO Box 309, Garrison, ND 58540. Winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to Viking Screen Prints.

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Baker baby shoer

A baby shower is being held for Ashley (Swanson) Baker from 10 a.m. to noon at First Lutheran Church, Washburn.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Central