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Community calendar: Sept. 8 edition

Events in the Wadena area.

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Thursday, Sept. 8

  • Wadena Area Concert Association presents 'How Sweet It Is' at 7:30 p.m. at the Memorial Auditorium. Nashville-based Steve Leslie is an awarded singer/songwriter/guitarist.
  • Candidate Forum at Verndale Community Center hosted by Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative. Social starts at 6:30 p.m. and forum at 7 p.m. All state and federal candidates are invited.

Friday, Sept. 9
Tae Kwon Do demonstration open to all ages at the Wadena Farmers Market from 2 - 5:30 p.m. on Wesley Lawn.
Friday, Sept. 9-15
Whiskey Creek Film Festival screens six films at the Cozy Theater in Wadena over seven days. Check www.whiskeycreekfilmfestival.org for full details.
Saturday, Sept. 10

  • Hewitt Historical Society’s annual meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. and includes dessert, movies and a “silent election” for HHS Board positions at the Hewitt Community Center (located next to the Museum).
  • Epic Story of Medieval Norway by Sigrid Undset to be featured on BookEnds Online Edition at 11:30 a.m. via ZOOM. ZOOM Meeting ID: 867 0338 5655.

Sunday, Sept. 11
Cheryl Steinborn and Terry Greenawalt, pianists at Hubbard United Methodist Church, will present an encore piano duet concert at the church at 2 p.m. While the concert is open to the public at no charge, a free will offering will be taken to benefit the various mission programs supported by the church's United Women of Faith organization.
Tuesday, Sept. 13
Wadena Senior Center business meeting at 1 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 17
Staples Assembly of God Chili Feed at 5:30 p.m. with guest speaker Rich Scherber sharing at 7 p.m. Sample many chili recipes with free will donations going to MN Adult and Teen Challenge.

Standing dates

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  • Wadena Farmer's Market open Tuesdays in BN Park from 7 -11 a.m.; and Fridays on the Wesley Lawn from 2-5:30 p.m.
  • Cards and Farkel 1-4 p.m., Monday - Thursday at the Wadena Senior Center. Closed Friday-Sunday. Call 218-631-4077 for more information.
  • Celebrate Recovery program will be held at the Verndale Family Life Church, 402 Clark Dr. NE, from 6-8 p.m. every Sunday. For more information please call 218-445-5568.
  • Wadena Open Alcoholics Anonymous meetings at 8 p.m. Tuesdays (book meeting); 7 p.m., Wednesdays; and 10 a.m. Sundays, at 421 NW 4th St, Wadena.
  • Narcotics Anonymous meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesdays, at 421 NW 4th St, Wadena.
  • Wadena City Library preschool storytimes on Wednesdays are on Facebook at 9 a.m. and in-person at the library at 10 a.m. You can listen to a few stories and make a craft or eat a snack.
  • Wadena Area Food Shelf open 10 a.m. to noon, Mondays and Thursdays. Contact them at 218-631-7605. Located at 205 Aldrich Ave SE, Wadena.
  • Verndale Area Food Shelf is open 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Thursday; and 5-7 p.m. every first Thursday at 402 NE Clark Dr. Contact the director at 218-445-5568.
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